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LAN added to Con.ect 2017

Are you looking for some gaming and geek action in the Eastern Cape? Then Con.ect is the event for you. Hitting Port Elizabeth on 2 and 3 September 2017, the event has found a new home at the Fairview Sports and Community Centre. Over the years, the event has expanded as it gives gamers, cosplayers and fandom lovers from the region…

SA Gaming News Wrap

We unfortunately had to skip a week (and this arrives later than usual) of our series due to a rather jampacked event period, so some of the news may seem a little out of date. But never fear, things are almost back to normal again. Sort of. Maybe. Zombiegamer: [Photos] Electronic & Gaming Expo 2017 Day 2 Zombiegamer: [Photos] Electronic & Gaming…

Mind Sports South Africa (MSSA): A Bravado Challenge | Response & Opinions

The MSSA: What good governance of local esports looks like It’s been a fairly busy week if you’re either a fan of or involved with South African esports. Yesterday the MSSA released a news article (which was also linked via their official Facebook page) titled, “Mind Sports South Africa never takes selection for a national team lightly.” You can read…

SA Gaming News Wrap

It’s another busy weekend on the horizon after another pretty active week in the local gaming and esports scene. Let’s first get the things you may have missed out of the way: Zombiegamer: [Photos] FIFA17 2v2 at MWEB GameZone Zombiegamer: The PotP Podcast: The South African Scene | Response & Opinions Zombiegamer: EGE 2017 | We Need Your Help ACGL: EGE 2017 |…

The PotP Podcast: The South African Scene | Response & Opinions

Not Clowning Around | The Mesopotamian Response By now if you’re a fan of local esports (or just local DotA2) you’ve undoubtedly caught wind of the massive scandal that is Doni 2.0. It doesn’t include Doni, but the community has already decided it’s right up there with the alleged infamous anti-South African sentiments Doni shared on international media some years…

EGE 2017 | Friday Is School’s Day [ACGL Post]

This year at the Electronics & Gaming Expo (EGE), we’re offering attendees cash prizes and more across a variety of titles. As with the 2016 edition of EGE, Friday is the ‘school’s day’. That means cheaper entry for learners in school uniform, as well as number of tournaments geared specifically for school goers too. Yes, for the Friday only, scholars in their school uniform…

SA Gaming News Wrap

Phew. It seems to have been one breakneck week of activity in the local gaming and esports scene. Plenty of tournament announcements making it all very exciting for everyone involved. If you missed anything, we’ve hopefully got you covered here. Zombiegamer: EGE 2017 | VS Gaming Headline Sponsor with Dota2 Grand Finals Zombiegamer: ACGL at Rush Zombiegamer: EGE 2017 | Our Gaming Plans…