SA Gaming News Wrap

Fairmont High School FIFA 14 Tournament A chance discussion led to what will be the first of many school gaming events. Thanks to Elize Crouse, the Computer Applications Technology teacher at Fairmont High School in the northern suburbs of Cape Town, Monday 2 December saw the roll out of a new programme aimed at school pupils which goes straight to…

SA Gaming News Wrap

Trenchtown Gaming Tournament Report On Saturday (23 November), the Call of Duty Ghosts console season got off to a low key start with Zombiegamer and 2upGamers eSports hosting a free-for-all event, along with the ever-present FIFA 14 and free-to-enter Injustice: Gods Among Us. A smaller than usual turnout was always expected due to the school exams and the time of…

International eSports News Wrap

A few recent international eSports events came and went over this passed weekend with a few more coming up. So for those that prefer their sports more virtual than physical, here’s the wrap. MLG Columbus Columbus in Ohio was the city which saw two firsts for MLG. It was the first Call of Duty: Ghosts tournament (which introduced the eSports…

MSSA National Championships Detailed

The MSSA – and their sponsors MWEB – have confirmed and detailed the ‘MWEB S.A. National Championships’. The MSSA Championships will be on 7 & 8 December at Tswane University of Technology in Witbank, and registrations close on 5 December for the championships. We would suggest emailing the MSSA (mindsportssa@iafrica.com) to arrange registration as soon as possible, as “late entries will be…

SA Gaming News Wrap

If it’s a quiet week of FIFA action it appears to equate to a quiet week in SA gaming action. Sorta. MWEB First Recon Tournaments MWEB has announced two tournaments to test the rulesets for the next year of competitive gaming in Battlefield 4 and Call of Duty Ghosts. The single elimination tournaments will be run on Xbox 360 and…

CoD: Ghosts | First Recon Tournament Announced

MWEB Gamezone, with headline sponsors Incredible Connection, have announced the ‘First Recon’ tournament for Call of Duty: Ghosts on both Xbox 360 and PC. The single elimination tournament will allow the Gamezone team to get “some testing of rulesets underway, as well as giving the participating players a feel for the season to come.” There is space for 32 teams on…

SA Gaming News Wrap

There really doesn’t seem to be too many dull weeks in South African gaming these days. There’s always plenty happening, and it’s probably your own fault if you don’t know anything about it. You can just read Zombiegamer, and it will probably be here somewhere. MWEB Clash of the Titles Yes, titles we clashed on Friday 15 November. It was…