Tag: Microsoft SA

SA Gaming News Wrap

Another week has passed, so that means we’re on hand to wrap it all up. Let’s start with some coverage from elsewhere: DBNGamers: Photos G3AR: The Thrustmaster T150 steering wheel is coming exclusively to Takealot gearburn: rAge Expo’s ‘Home Coded’ stand aims to mix game development with job creation Lazygamer: The Super Lazygamer Rocket League Championship is live! Lazygamer: Why A MAZE Johannesburg…

Screamride | Zombiegamer Review

Developer: Frontier Developments Publisher: Microsoft Studios Distributor: Microsoft SA Reviewed on: Xbox One Also available on: Xbox 360 If we had to give it a numerical score: 7/10 What I loved Unique gameplay elements Demolition mode and Screamrider mode Wanting to beat your (and your friend’s) highest score… Not so much Repetitive cutscenes The monotonous (robotic) narrator Screamride (or ScreamRide if you prefer) is a…

SA Gaming News Wrap

It was a busy week in South African gaming while you weren’t looking. There have been tournaments, which means there have been winners and losers. There has been news, which also means there have been winners and losers. So let’s get to it shall we… Xbox South Africa has issued a press release stating that any Xbox One prices currently…

Gaming News Wrap [24 May 2013]

Phew.  Made it to the end of the week.  Thanks for sticking it out with us.  Let’s end the week with a bumper gaming news wrap. Yes, we’ll start with this week’s big news story.  Xbox One.  Other than every poll ever showing people were disappointed with the Tuesday reveal event due to a focus on applications most saw as unnecessary,…

Gears of War: Judgment Tournament South Africa | Final Weekend Round-up

This past weekend saw the semi-finals and finals of the Xbox SA hosted Gears of War: Judgment tournament.  Up for grabs for each winner was a prize hamper which included a 40″ LED 3D Samsung Smart TV, Samsung 3D Smart Sound Bar, 1 Year Nag Subscription and a PCFormat G3AR 12 month subscription. The Lone Wolves were up first on Friday night.  The last 24…