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Running An MGO – What To Know At The Start

Running An MGO – What To Know At The Start

It was a very sad day for us when Mythic Gaming announced they would be shutting down. We, along with much of the South African esports scene, had become very fond of the ambitious MGO and their ...
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The Best Counter Strike Team In Africa

The Best Counter Strike Team In Africa

Energy Esports made history when they beat Bravado Gaming 3-0 in the inaugural ESL Africa Championship grand final at rAge to be crowned the first ever official champions of Africa. There was so ...
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ESL Africa Finals Predictions

ESL Africa Finals Predictions

What’s this? Two articles in one week from Good Luck Have Fun? Yes, dear reader, we’re spoiling you. It’s rAge this weekend and we just can’t contain ourselves. The thing we’re most excited ...
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Sinister5: Minus 3 Pros, Plus 3 Fans

Sinister5: Minus 3 Pros, Plus 3 Fans

The VS Gaming Championships LAN tournament is coming up fast, taking place at the rAge Expo in Joburg on 6-8 October. It’s the chance for some of the strongest competitive gaming teams in the ...
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Going Pro with ShazZ

Going Pro with ShazZ

We first chatted to Pulse Gaming more than a year ago after they picked up a very promising CS:GO team in the form of SSG ShocK. They’d just placed second in the Telkom DGL Pre-Season Cup and had ...
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Getting Paid To Play Video Games

Getting Paid To Play Video Games

It’s been a good few months since the formation of Goliath Gaming. Long enough, we reckoned, to have a catch-up with one of their CS:GO stars, Stefan “NEF” Smit, to see what impact ...
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PUBG: The New Esport on the Block

PUBG: The New Esport on the Block

With the meteoric rise to fame of PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG), breaking Steam records almost weekly, it was only a matter of time until South Africa got its first event. It turns ...
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North Vs South With Axtremes

North Vs South With Axtremes

ESL Africa is unique in South African esports because it’s the only competition that gives local teams a chance to test themselves against other sides from around the African continent. ...
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The Rise Of Sinister 5

The Rise Of Sinister 5

As you all probably know by now, Sinister 5 were the first MGO in South Africa to start paying their players salaries, and with the recent acquisitions of Adam ‘Adastam’ Moore and Dennis ...
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