It has been close on 2 years now that I've been smashing the keyboard sharing my thoughts on Esports and trying to build the scene. When I started bashing out blog posts and doing silly YouTube videos it was about trying to put a spotlight on a scene I loved. It was specifically about telling the stories of the players because I really believed that if…
Looking back on the past year, we've seen tremendous growth in the support of local Esports. With the introduction of events such as the Telkom DGL Masters, Mettlestate and the CWL MAG Cup, we've seen players from different titles and platforms able to compete for bigger prizes, on bigger stages, with bigger audiences. Which is really awesome! Today, NAG announced in a press release that "rAge…
Once upon a time, I said I’d do my best to create more content around Call of Duty, making it easier for newcomers to understand. With that being said, remember how I said I’d explain more about the game modes in another post? Welcome to that post! We've reached that time of the year where the new Call of Duty title, Call of Duty WWII, has…
Now that you've been introduced to the scene, I think it's about time I shine a little light on the South African Call of Duty community itself: #CoDZA is one of the smaller Esports communities in comparison to some of the other titles in South Africa. That doesn't mean they aren't making any waves online. #CoDZA took to Twitter last week with #AfricaForCoDChamps. A hashtag that…
I'm coming off the back of my Mettlestate high. The Samsung Galaxy CSGO Championship was one hell of an experience and I'll try put that into words at some point soon. For now, here are 3 things you need to know about South African Esports right now in case you've been living under a rock or the event from this past weekend caught your fancy. 1…
It has been a minute since I last decided to do a piece focusing on South African Esports. I thought it might be time to give you an update on the goings on in the scene and all the important stuff you should know. If you're not a South African Esports fan instead of screaming WHY I've decided to meet you in the middle and give…
My name is Sam. A South African geek who loves gadgets, technology and Esports. I'm obsessed with South African Esports, own far too many pairs of Converse and secretly wish I could be one of the X-Men. This little blog is a space to find friends who share my geekiness and love for gaming, gadgets and Esports. Welcome!
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