Screengrab from Tencent’s Honor of Kings. Photo: HandoutScreengrab from Tencent’s Honor of Kings. Photo: Handout
Screengrab from Tencent’s Honor of Kings. Photo: Handout

JD.com joins Tencent to bring the world of e-commerce to China’s biggest e-sports league

  • The convergence of e-sports and e-commerce is another example of Chinese internet companies trying new ways to monetise their enormous web traffic
  • E-sports revenue in China grew 25 per cent year on year to reach 117.5 billion yuan (US$16.6 billion) in 2019

Topic |   Mobile gaming
Screengrab from Tencent’s Honor of Kings. Photo: HandoutScreengrab from Tencent’s Honor of Kings. Photo: Handout
Screengrab from Tencent’s Honor of Kings. Photo: Handout
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