Esports, startups plan for major push in Central Florida in 2019

A push by city leaders, business groups, universities and high-profile businesses such as the Orlando Magic and Electronic Arts will promote the region as a competitive video gaming hub in 2019, hoping to lure major events here.

Much of the effort will revolve around the debut of Full Sail University’s “The Fortress,” an 11,200-square-foot esports-specific arena that seats more than 500. Read more here.