Overwatch League’s Philadelphia Fusion are getting a $500 million arena

The Philadelphia Fusion are getting their very own e-sports arena worth a whopping 500 million US dollars.

The Overwatch League team’s stadium will be constructed by its owner Comcast Spectacor, who also owns the Philadelphia Flyers professional hockey team. The stadium will be the first e-sports dedicated arena in the nation.

It will be able to seat up to 3,500 spectators, and is within walking distance from the Wells Fargo Center, Citizen’s Bank Park, and Lincoln Financial Field.

The new arena has the hopes of being the East Coast’s e-sports hub. The arena expects to hold around 120 events per year, and will also act as an auditorium for everything form Ted Talks to K-Pop concerts.

Source: Philly.com

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