The interview with a representative of eSports Dynamo Kyiv Ivan Bulavka21 April 2017
The eSports tournament WEGAME FIFA17 CHAMP became one of the coolest events in the festival. It was organized by eSports Dynamo Kyiv and ESFU. Its representatives helped participants of the championship and answered visitors’ questions. Our press service spoke to Ivan Bulavka – the digital project director at eSports Dynamo Kyiv – about achievements and plans of the organization. Enjoy the reading!
Interviewer: Lidiya Tsenenko (L.T.)
eSports Dynamo Kyiv representative: Ivan Bulavka (I.B.)
L.T.: Tell us, please, about your work on the eSports tournament.
I.B.: For eSports Dynamo Kyiv WEGAME FIFA17 CHAMP is one of the events which help to popularize eFootball and inform a wide audience that FC Dynamo Kyiv has entered the eSports arena. On April 1-2, we held quite a large-scale online tournament with a final in LAN-format on the territory of the Olimpiyskiy National Sports Complex.
Alexey «ForlanFS» Merser became the winner. You can find videos of the final and the match for the third place on our official pages in social networks. They were broadcast by XSPORT and got a good rating – better than hockey tournaments.
L.T.: What are plans of eSports Dynamo Kyiv for the nearest future?
I.B.: First of all, participation of our professional player in large world championships. We are also going to hold an international tournament in Kyiv from the period from the end of spring and to the beginning of summer. We are planning to invite representatives of other European football clubs who signed contracts with eSportsmen.
L.T.: What do you think of WEGAME 3.0?
I.B.: A very interesting event. The official website says that WEGAME is the main gaming event in Ukraine and I quite agree with that. I would like to see the immensity and general development of the industry in our country, more vibrancy. But, thanks to organizers, the beginning is good.
If you want to know who won eSports championship at WEGAME 3.0, click here.