It is heating up in gaming around SA. Plenty happening and we reckon it’s just the start. While we wait for everything to be announced, here’s what you may have missed recently:

Upcoming Events

Plenty of ongoing events doing the rounds at the moment including the DGL Masters Leg 1, DGL Leg 2 and the DGL Sapphire as well as the Ballistix Masters and Mettlestate’s Galaxy CS:GO tournament. In Ghana, the FIFA 17 Champion of Champions continues.

Meanwhile, over on ACGL, there are plenty of tournaments on offer for you too.

Otherwise, there are these fine activities to keep you entertained:

  • Xbox Playdates ZA are hosting Halo Wars 2 tonight (Thursday 16 March) from 8pm. Join fellow South Africans in the battle against the Covenant. Additional information can be found here.
  • Mega8 CS:GO Autumn Cup kicks off this weekend (18 and 19 March) with 16 teams battling to secure a top eight spot for the finals scheduled from 31 March. Additional information can be found here.
  • Crown the King has a FIFA 17 tournament scheduled for Mafikeng on Saturday 18 March. At the time of writing no details or confirmation is available via their Facebook page.
  • We are at Trenchtown on Saturday for a FIFA 17 tournament. All necessary information can be found here.
  • Halo SA are streaming the finals of their 4v4 Halo 5 tournament this Sunday (19 March) from 5pm. The final three teams standing are ViNCO Gaming, Hi 5 and 50/50 Esports. The action can be caught live here.

Remember to keep these days open for some upcoming action a little further in the future:

Competitions & Giveaways

Mythic Gaming

Mythic Gaming made two announcements over the last week. The first was to reveal that they were pulling out of Call of Duty on console for the time being, while the other announced the addition of Gaming View Technologies as a sponsor.

Kosta Games

FIFA 17 fans can join in the next season of the Kosta Games online league which kicks off on 1 April. Cash prizes up for grabs.

We back again for our 2nd season of our Online League following a great success on our maiden league. Here's a chance…

Posted by Kosta Games on Wednesday, 15 March 2017


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