Jul 21, 2021
Evaluating player's potential based on the brain structure
The ESPORTSLAB founders, together with SWPS University researchers, conducted a study measuring brain structure changes resulting from playing Starcraft. By training non-gamers in SC2, they found out it is possible to determine a player's potential by analyzing their brain structure.
Jun 29, 2021
Esports Talent Identification - ELAB's big scientific endeavour
A video showing the details of the research at ELAB. In our first season, we hosted nearly 200 players. Universities from all over Poland and many professional teams cooperated with us. In this video you can learn about the background of this research and what we have been working on at EsportsLab for the past year.
Apr 21, 2021
Does caffeine have a positive effect on esports players’ hit accuracy and reaction time?
Caffeine is an everyday part of many peoples’ lives. We start the day with a cup of coffee to concentrate faster and wake up after a few hours of sleep. In the case of esports players, it’s often energy drinks that are being consumed before an important match or long day of training with the team. No one knew though if the caffeine is affecting players’ accuracy and reaction time. In April 2020 someone finally decided to test it.