Internet giant Tencent recently announced a framework agreement with east China’s Wuhu City to build an e-sports-themed industrial park in the city.

Under the deal, the parties will build an e-sports town that embraces an e-sports theme park, e-sports university, cultural and creative park, animation industrial park, creative block, tech entrepreneurial community and Tencent cloud data center.

In addition, the parties plan to hold e-sports tournaments with national influence in the town.

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Sheila Yu

Sheila Yu is a Shanghai-based technology writer. She brings readers the biggest news from Chinese language tech media. Reach her at sheila@technode.com.