DoGamingLeague_01The winners (and some of their prizes) from this past weekend’s DGC finals which were hosted at rAge.

DGC 2014_Ghosts X360

Call of Duty Ghosts (X360)

F34R Adept continued their dominant form in 2014 by beating Insane Gaming 3-1 in the finals.

Prizes sponsored by CoolerMaster, Xbox South Africa, Megarom and Telkom:

First Place:

  • 4x Sirus C headsets
  • 4x Xbox One consoles
  • 4x Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare vouchers for Xbox One
  • R22,000 in cash

Second Place:

  • 4x Sirus C headsets
  • R14,000 in cash

Total prize pool estimated at R95,000 in cash and prizes.

DGC 2014_Ghosts PC

Call of Duty Ghosts (PC)

Energy eSposts, eN Blaze, took the PC Call of Duty Ghosts title in a five map “thriller” over Bravado to get back the title they lost last year. [More…]

Prizes sponsored by CoolerMaster, Megarom and Telkom:

First Place:

  • 5x QuickFire Rapid-i keyboards
  • 5x Sirus C headsets
  • 5x Mizar mice
  • 5x Alienware X51 PC’s
  • R23,000 in cash

Second Place:

  • 5x Sirus C headsets
  • 5x Mizar mice
  • R13,000 in cash

Total prize pool estimated at R170,000 in cash and prizes.

DGC 2014_BF4

Battlefield 4 (PC)

ApG.Apollo (Aperture Gaming) beat [dM]Exodus (Divided Motion) 3 – 2 in the final to claim the title. [More…]

Prizes sponsored by MSI and Telkom:

First Place:

  • 8x MSI GE series gaming laptops
  • R9,000 in cash

Second Place:

  • R8,000 in cash

Total prize pool estimated at R150,000 in cash and prizes.

DGC 2014_Dota 2

Dota 2

Bravado’s bvd.Blue beat Energy’s eN.eVo in “convincing fashion” to claim the title of Dota 2 Telkom Do Gaming Champions. [More…]

Prizes sponsored by ASUS, NVIDIA, SteelSeries and Telkom:

First Place:

  • 5x Maximus VI Formula motherboards
  • 5X NVidia GTX 770 graphics cards
  • 5x Intel Core i7 processors
  • R70,000 in cash
  • 5x SteelSeries Rival mice
  • 5x SteelSeries 6GV2 keyboards
  • 5x SteelSeries Wireless H headsets
  • 5x SteelSeries QCK Heavy mousepads

Second Place:

  • 5x NVidia GTX 770 graphics cards
  • R30,000 in cash
  • 5x SteelSeries Rival mice
  • 5x SteelSeries 6GV2 keyboards
  • 5x SteelSeries QCK Heavy mousepads

Total prize pool estimated at R270,000 in cash and prizes.

DGC 2014_LOL

League of Legends (PC)

Energy eSports ReVera took top spot against Team Immersion Raptum.

Prizes sponsored by Razer, Alienware and Telkom:

First Place:

  • 5x Kraken Pro gaming headsets
  • 5x Razer Naga mice
  • 5x Razer BlackWidow Ultimate keyboards
  • 5x Razer Goliathus medium mousepads
  • 5x Alienware X51 PC’s
  • R5,000 in cash

Second Place:

  • 5x Kraken Pro gaming headsets
  • 5x Razer Naga mice
  • R3,000 in cash

Total prize pool estimated at R160,000 in cash and prizes.

DGC 2014_CSGO

CS: GO (PC)

Bravado’s Counter-Strike team (bvd Counterstrike:GO) retained their title after a 3-0 win over iFG.eC (Infinity Gaming). [More…]

Prizes sponsored by Razer, Alienware and Telkom:

First Place:

  • 5x Kraken Pro gaming headsets
  • 5x Razer Naga mice
  • 5x Razer BlackWidow Ultimate keyboards
  • 5x Razer Goliathus medium mousepads
  • 5x Alienware X51 PC’s
  • R5,000 in cash

Second Place:

  • 5x Kraken Pro gaming headsets
  • 5x Razer Naga mice
  • R3,000 in cash

Total prize pool estimated at R160,000 in cash and prizes.

DGC 2014_GT6

Gran Turismo 6 (PS3)

David Peetham took the top spot on the podium with Robin Van Merch placing second in this year’s GT6 finals.

Prizes sponsored by Ster-Kinekor and Telkom:

First Place:

  • PlayStation 4 bundle (console + 2 controllers + a game)
  • R5,000 in cash

Second Place:

  • PlayStation 4 including a game
  • R2,500 in cash

Total prize pool estimated at R30,000 in cash and prizes.

This year’s total prize pool at the Telkom Gaming Championships was reportedly over one million rand.