Esports to Debut as Official Medal Sport at AIMAG 2025

The Asian Electronic Sports Federation (AESF) announced its decision to include Esports as an official medal sport at Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games 2025 (AIMAG). This announcement was made at the 41st Olympic Council of Asia General Assembly.

So far, Esports has only been a demonstration game in AIMAG 2017 in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, and is now being elevated to a full-fledged medal sport. The 7th AIMAG 2025 will be held in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, before being held in Chonburi, Thailand, in 2023.