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In the Presence of Godz

In the Presence of Godz

This week we profile up-and-coming Dota 2 squad Online Godz, who have been forcing people to sit up and take notice of them with some transcendent playmaking in the Telkom Digital Gaming League. ...
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Turning Local Gamers Into Celebrities

Turning Local Gamers Into Celebrities

For South African gaming to take the next step, local pro gamers and teams need to realise they have the potential to be celebrities. By that we don’t mean the popping bottles, throwing hundreds, ...
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A Finger on the Pulse

A Finger on the Pulse

Over the last couple of weeks we’ve been profiling some of the up-and-coming eSports teams around the country. This week we take another step up the pyramid and chat to Chris ...
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Shock Tactics

Shock Tactics

We recently spoke to Eden ‘Hulkies’ de Allende, captain of ShocK, the runners-up in the Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Telkom DGL Preseason Cup (which we’ll be calling the DGL Cup from now on, ...
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Living For The Dream

Living For The Dream

As we said in our article featuring the CS:GO team Ballers, we are all about raising the profiles of different elements in the local eSports scene, from established teams and individuals, to ...
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Getting Down With the Ballers

Getting Down With the Ballers

We caught up with the captain of Ballers, winners of the Counter-Strike: Global Offensive DGL Preseason Cup, Lloyd ‘Outlaw’ Beckett and he gave us his thoughts on team dynamics, ...
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Rosters: Too Much Structure Causes Chaos

Rosters: Too Much Structure Causes Chaos

Let’s start by painting you a word picture. Imagine you’ve spent thousands of hours playing a game. Not a few hours a week, a few hours a day. Almost every day. When you’re too tired to play, you ...
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Scant Talks South African Dota 2

Scant Talks South African Dota 2

Despite South Africa’s many technical drawbacks, we’ve still managed to produce one or two international eSports stars. We spoke to one of our best exports, analyst and caster Anthony ...
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