Tag Archives: eSports

Scant’s Guide To Going Global

Scant’s Guide To Going Global

Breaking into the international scene – it’s what every esports professional in this country is trying to do on some level, whether they’re players, casters, coaches, managers, hosts or ...
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E is for Entertainment

E is for Entertainment

The announcement of the Valkyrie Challenge 2.0 quite unexpectedly split the esports community violently in two. The event has been covered at length on various sites (GLHF: Including ours.) and ...
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ViNCO vs ESL

ViNCO vs ESL

The South African pro gamer’s dream: Qualifying for an international tournament and seizing the opportunity to compete on a global stage. An addition to that dream: Doing it from the relative ...
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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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Build your personal brand with axtremes

Build your personal brand with axtremes

Last week we introduced you to Alpha Star Gaming, a gaming company striving to create an outstanding and far-reaching brand identity for themselves. During the interview, their CEO noted that ...
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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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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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