I'm pretty stoked to be the first one to get share this rad news with you. By now you likely know that I'm one of the RAZER ambassadors in South Africa alongside my friend Kobus Galloway. But now we get to add an extra bunch of rad humans to the mix in the form of ViNCO Gaming - who are now officially sponsored by RAZER. Sam,…
I've been a busy bee the past few days, putting the final touches on the Valkyrie Challenge - which is an all female Esports invitational I'm planning along with Mettlestate and Evetech. The event is set to take place on 5 August at the Evetech studios in Centurion. The concept is simple: We'll open the doors at 1pm and you'll be able to come through to…
#SPONSORED A few weeks ago, Chani_ZA told you a little bit about RUSH. A new Esports event that is being organised by the same folks who bring you rAge every year (i.e. they know what they're doing and it won't be sh*t). The idea is simple: a giant celebration of South African Esports under one roof and powered by HP Omen. That's the abridged version on…
Some photos courtesy of Mettlestate. I harp on a lot about Esports in South Africa. If you regularly frequent this blog you'll know that. A few weeks ago I hosted the #AcerForGaming evening and it was a huge success (or at least I thought so), with a great response and watching so many ladies jam Overwatch and CSGO got me super hyped. It made me realise…
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…
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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