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Cashing Million Rand Cheques

Cashing Million Rand Cheques

At the beginning of the year, Telkom announced that they would be dropping R1million in prize money for eSports in 2016. Understandably, the local gaming community lost their minds. Us included. ...
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From Online Arena to eSports Arena

From Online Arena to eSports Arena

Our last two articles have basically been teasers for this, our final chat with Luca Tucconi, where we’ve got some sweet details for you about Orena’s qualifiers for the Electronic Sports World ...
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The State of the eNation

The State of the eNation

We’ve spoken to a lot of people about the state of the local gaming scene, where we are at the moment, how we compare to the international scene and what we need to do to fulfil our potential. ...
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Enter the Orena

Enter the Orena

Gamers are by their very nature competitive. They have a constant desire to prove that they’re the best at their game of choice. Even little kids throwing angry birds at pigs, that for some ...
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The Soft Breeze Growing Into A Hurricane

The Soft Breeze Growing Into A Hurricane

​​Here at GLHF, we love the challengers. We dig the new guys who saunter up to the big dogs and remind them that it’s a long way to fall when you’re at the top. Hell, being an avid gaming ...
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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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