Full Sail continues to ride esports rush in Orlando

Full Sail University is hosting more events at its $6 million esports arena as it continues to be part of the push for the booming sector.

The Winter Park-based institution will host a qualifying event for the Red Bull Conquest, a U.S. video game tournament involving several fighting games, on Aug. 24 at The Fortress. The event is one of several tournaments the 11,600-square-foot arena has hosted since it opened in May, including NBA2 K League’s “The Ticket,” which had $180,000 in prizes for the 21 participating teams. Read more here.