theScore esports Podcast on PUBG as an esport, video games in the Olympics and a fond goodbye to Ryan Stratton

by Josh Bury Sep 4

1:20: Ryan's final show
2:30: Violent video games and the Olympics
14:45: Do esports need to be part of the Olympics?
17:28: PUBG's growth and esports
22:44: Gabe on the PUBG Invitational's spectating woes
28:30: Overwatch League teams needing independent brands
40:50: Is the fix in on Cloud9's name competition?

This week, theScore esports Podcast crew of Josh Bury, Gabriel Zolton-Johan and Ryan Stratton took on hot topics including the International Olympic Committee president's harsh comments on violent games in the Olympics, orgs having to come up with new brands for their OWL teams and the potential for PUBG esports.

The podcast crew also bid a fond farewell to our resplendent camera operator and tech guru Ryan Stratton, who is leaving theScore esports to journey to new-found lands.

Sasha Erfanian is a news editor for theScore esports. You can follow him on Twitter.