Inside South Korea’s intense gaming culture

Jason Lai meets a new generation of video gamers in South Korea – from amateurs in cafes to a celebrity player worth millions of dollars.

Discover more from Heart of Korea, a series currently screening on the BBC World News TV channel

In the Heart of Korea mini-series, conductor and cultural explorer Jason Lai explores South Korea, a nation known equally for its rich heritage and its modern K-pop bands. Jason takes us to meet talented and inspiring trailblazers from world-famous hip-hop dancers to a young Hanbok aficionado on a quest to make traditional Korean garments popular again amongst young Koreans.

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