Tag: Ucon

Gaming at UCON 2020

**UPDATE** 16 March 2020: Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and restrictions placed as a result by the South African government, UCON 2020 has been postponed indefinitely. We apologise for any inconvenience. **END OF UPDATE** UCON returns in 2020 for its sixth annual event on 21 and 22 March. As always, we will be there, along with our sister organisations ACGL and…

Afresports | UCON results wrap [ACGL Post]

On 16 and 17 March 2019, GrandWest Casino and Entertainment World played host to a slightly different version of the third Afresports event, while MWEB joined as sponsors for the third time in a row. This year saw the UCON event by the UCT Genshiken Society join us to offer a wider variety of geek culture elements alongside our more casual tournament experiences. Over the course of…

Afresports | UCON 2019 this coming weekend

On 16 and 17 March 2017, ACGL, Zombiegamer and the Genshiken Society of UCT will bring gaming and geek culture to GrandWest Casino and Entertainment World in Cape Town. Afresports | UCON sees ACGL’s Afresports standalone event and the Genshiken Society’s UCON event join forces. The gaming will feature tournaments, casual competition and random giveaways while geek culture will be…

SA Gaming News Wrap

2018 is now in full swing. We’re heading to UCON this weekend with our sister organisation ACGL, but there is plenty more happening elsewhere in the country this week. Read on to find out more, and to find out what you may have missed elsewhere: Zombiegamer: World Electronic Sports Games Dota2 Southern Africa Qualifiers: Preview ACGL: AfrEsports | Call of Duty Team…

SA Gaming News Wrap

Considering we’re rushing headlong towards the end of the year, there’s still plenty happening in South Africa. Stay informed by finding out all about it right here. Some local interest articles you may have missed from those interested in what’s happening locally: #egmr: Games Are About To Become Ridiculously Expensive In South Africa Geek Node: A Day In The Woods is Discounted…

SA Gaming News Wrap

If you always think that nothing ever happens in gaming in South Africa, you probably don’t come check in with us once a week. A few things from other local sites that you may have missed: Zombiegamer: ASTRO Gaming headsets coming to South Africa #egmr: Cooler Master Xornet II Will Be In South Africa Mid-January 2016 Fortress of Solitude: MWEB’s Star Wars Battlefront Launch G3AR: Astro…