Tag Archives: gaming

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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What Bravado left behind

What Bravado left behind

By now, literally everyone has heard of Bravado Gaming’s Project Destiny, they even spoke to Rob Forbes about it on 5fm. It’s an exciting time for local esports, but we couldn’t ...
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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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Alpha Star Gaming – Lighting The Way

Alpha Star Gaming – Lighting The Way

We’re long overdue for another profile on one of South Africa’s up-and-coming Multi-Gaming Organisations, so we thought we’d chat to Alpha Star Gaming and give you a little bit of insight into ...
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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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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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Becoming A Master

Becoming A Master

This week we continue our series on the particulars of running a multi-gaming organisation in South Africa with Aperture Gaming’s owner, Theuns “Alpha-Renji” Louw, who tells us how to ...
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