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Esports added to the Cape Town 10s [Esports Central]

Mettlestate are hosting a Counter-Strike event at the upcoming Cape Town 10s. However, before the two male and two female teams reach that point, there’s the matter of an online qualifying tournament. And registrations for that close on 11 January. Your time is running out teams. Online qualifying matches start on 14 January. The Cape Town 10s – “one of the world’s biggest and most…

Registrations closing soon for Mettlestate League entries [Esports Central Post]

South African Call of Duty, Overwatch and PUBG players have until 11 January 2019 to register their teams for the Smartcall leagues. The leagues are born from the recent R10 million partnership agreement announced between Mettlestate and Smartcall. A total prize pool of R10,000 per title is on offer across ‘Pro’ and ‘Open’ divisions. The prize pool breakdown can be found below. The…

Updated ACGL site now live

Our companions over at ACGL have launched their updated website and it brings a host of new features and updates. Registered members can continue to enjoy a series of free-to-enter online tournaments, as well as some “upcoming events, seasons, main tournaments and more.” The changes see a new Avatar system for player profiles, a reputation system, Achievements and more on the…

VS Gaming registrations now open for 2019 season [Esports Central Post]

VS Gaming have announced that registrations are now open for their 2019 league season(s). The announcement reveals changes to season structures and the departure of two old stalwart titles in Hearthstone and Battlefield 4. Battlefield is completely gone (for now at least), while Hearthstone is essentially replaced by Artifact. Other key changes for 2019 sees a “redistribution of prizes to aid community…

Battlefield V | Game Review

This review is an unedited version of the review written by Zombie Dredd and published in the Tech Magazine: Issue 66 February 2019. Battlefield V is the 16th instalment in the Battlefield series. Franchise fatigue and a few controversial issues around its reveal meant the game released to a less than accepting audience. However, anyone who decided to ignore Battlefield…