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SA Gaming News Wrap

There’s always plenty happening in South Africa but some weeks are more focused than others. This week, it’s all pretty FIFA (or virtual football)-like. Let’s kick things off with some articles you may have missed from elsewhere: ACGL: Injustice 2 SA Cup | Heat 4 Wrap Up and Top 16 Announced ACGL: Cape Town Esports Weekend Featuring FIFA 17 and Injustice…

SA Gaming News Wrap

There are always things happening in the local gaming scene. If you didn’t know that, then you’re not visiting us at the times it matters. (Once a week at least…). Zombiegamer: Ready yourself for ICON 2017 Zombiegamer: Rush | New Esports Event for SA ACGL: Injustice 2 SA Cup | Heat 3 Wrap Up ACGL: Injustice 2 SA Cup | Interview with Heat 2…

Ready yourself for ICON 2017

The upcoming long weekend sees the “longest running and largest pop culture event” in South Africa return for its 25th edition. ICON Comic and Games Convention (ICON CGC) returns 16 to 18 June at Gallagher Convention Centre and promises to be “bigger and better than ever before.” This year’s event promises international guests and over 40 speaker panels. Of course there will be plenty of LARPing, card games, table-top games,…

SA Gaming News Wrap

Every week, we trawl the local internet in search of local news so you don’t have to. We’re nice like that. Sort of. It’s not really local, but E3 kicks off coverage on 10 June. It’s important because, well, lots of new gaming stuff and that’s what we’re all about aren’t we? In the meanwhile, here’s a few local interest things…

Orena DotA2 Championship Series | Champions Division & Premier Ladder Breakdown

Sometime last month Orena announced a massive R1.4 million prize pool for their upcoming Championship Series for CSGO and DotA2 (that’s R700,000 per title – yikes). Over here at Zombiegamer, that got us interested. We even covered the announcement here, in case you want to double check those figures (Eds: They’re legit). The Championship Series is a little convoluted, but…

SA Gaming News Wrap

And just like that another week has passed us all by. So we’ll just hit you with another SA Gaming News Wrap. Let’s start with a few articles you may have missed elsewhere: Zombiegamer: White Rabbit Gaming sign a console CoD team Zombiegamer: Local game Jengo gets signed Zombiegamer: Ventus Gaming respond to non-payment allegations Zombiegamer: WRG are the Mega8 Dota 2 Winter Cup Champions…