Tag Archives: eSports South Africa

Wrapping Up 2017

Wrapping Up 2017

This has been a monumental year for South African esports. From MGOs beginning to pay their players real cash-dollar salaries, to the emergence of international trends in the local scene like ...
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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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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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VS Gaming Festival – the R1.5mil weekend

VS Gaming Festival – the R1.5mil weekend

In an age of million-rand esports tournaments featuring either CS:GO or Dota 2, it’s refreshing to see a big-money contest that caters to a completely different style of competition. We are, of ...
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Adastam in a state of xTc

Adastam in a state of xTc

If you follow the local Dota scene, you probably remember a rather surprising announcement earlier in the year regarding a roster change by a top-tier team. That’s right, we’re referring to ...
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GeeMax And Tiny On Finding Their Mettle

GeeMax And Tiny On Finding Their Mettle

With the LAN finals of the Samsung Galaxy CS:GO Championship set to be played this weekend, we caught up with Mettlestate’s fresh and dynamic casting duo George ‘GeeMax’ Smith and ...
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Mega8: Born With Gamers In Mind

Mega8: Born With Gamers In Mind

While many of us get caught up in the bright lights and huge numbers involved with the big-money esports events such as the DGL Masters and the Samsung Galaxy CS:GO Championship, Mega8 has taken ...
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Bringing South African Esports Together

Bringing South African Esports Together

Last week we brought you the second installment in our series with Clint O’Shea and Nick Holden of the African Cyber Gaming League. This is a three-part miniseries, and if maths isn’t your strong ...
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