Full Sail University opens video gaming competition arena
by Jason Garcia
Updated 4 yearss ago
Full Sail University, the for-profit entertainment industry school in Winter Park, opened a $6-million arena for video gaming competitions that school executives say is the largest e-sports arena on any college campus in the country.
Dubbed the Fortress, the 11,200-sq.-ft. arena will have room for up to 500 spectators. It will serve as a home base for Full Sail’s own e-sports team, the Armada, and a customizable learning space for students in a variety of disciplines. The school expects the facility will become a recruiting magnet for prospective students. Full Sail plans to host e-sports competitions, which are growing into significant spectator events.
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