Tag: Video Games

16-year-old wins $3 million at first ever Fortnite World Cup video game tournament

American teenager Kyle Giersdorf won $3 million on Sunday in New York after taking the top prize in a tournament for the popular online video game Fortnite.

#TheHashtag: 16 year old wins $3 million Fortnite World Cup solo prize

In The Hashtag, CNBC Africa's social media correspondent, Busi Lethole, takes a look at the first ever Fortnite World Cup, old pair of Nike shoes bought for $437 500, and the remake of Disney’s ‘The Lion King’....

Billionaire Elon Musk says playing video games is how he and ‘many of the best software engineers’ got into programming

Speaking at the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) video game convention in Los Angeles earlier this month, Musk addressed the impact video games have had on his vision and the careers of engineers everywhere.