2016 Proves eSports pays
Sep08

2016 Proves eSports pays

What if I told you, you can make good money being a competitive gamer? You might not believe me. However, 2016 has proved that players can make a decent salary, but it comes with a catch… you have to win, everything.

eSports enters the Norwegian high school curriculum
Jan13

eSports enters the Norwegian high school curriculum

Norway has introduced competitive gaming to their school curriculum, but it’s gaming with a bit of a twist. Mental and physical training form an important part of this 5 hour per day program which will usher in a new age of gaming development.

Microsoft Xbox One Elite Controller Review
Nov20

Microsoft Xbox One Elite Controller Review

The Elite Controller is a marvel in engineering, and easily the best controller out on the market for competitive players and hardcore Xbox One gamers alike.

Sumail Hassan Syed becomes the youngest eSports millionaire
Aug12

Sumail Hassan Syed becomes the youngest eSports millionaire

Evil Geniuses set a few new records in eSports. Sumail is the youngest millionare and the organization takes the number one spot as the highest earning eSports team.

Energy eSports pick up Heroes of The Storm
Aug12

Energy eSports pick up Heroes of The Storm

Energy eSports have added a Heroes of The Storm team to their official roster. The team is comprised of familliar faces within the South African MOBA scene, including members of their former Dota 2 team.

The International Playoff Day 2–No Secret to the upsets
Aug05

The International Playoff Day 2–No Secret to the upsets

Day 2 of the Main Event came with upsets and triumphs. Team Secret are down to the lower bracket, and EHOME may just be the new team to keep an eye on.

The Weekend in eSports
Aug03

The Weekend in eSports

Once again we were treated to some great local competitive gaming over the weekend. Orena hosted their Battle For The Throne, while newcomers Altitude Gaming introduced their first few matches of the “Fight Night” Series. Though leagues dominated the South African scene for a while, small cups and tournaments have been on the rise lately and have created a much more competitive environment for players and spectators. Battle For The...
Speedrunners is now an official eSport
Jul30

Speedrunners is now an official eSport

ESL have added another title to their tournament roster. Speedrunners is the latest addition, with the first competitive kicking off on Saturday.

ESL have partnered up NADA to combat Performance Drugs in eSports
Jul24

ESL have partnered up NADA to combat Performance Drugs in eSports

The Electronic Sports League have teamed up with the NADA to produce a new anti peformance enhancement drug program

Valve will be more strict on roster changes after TI5
Jul23

Valve will be more strict on roster changes after TI5

Valve have announced that if teams wish to retain their invites to the Dota 2 Major Championships, all roster changes need to be completed by September 1st. This is a good thing.

Dota 2 International 5 sets the bar even higher
Jul20

Dota 2 International 5 sets the bar even higher

The current TI5 prize pool is higher than the last three Dota 2 tournaments… combined.

Rocket League is now an official eSport title
Jul17

Rocket League is now an official eSport title

Rocket League is the love child of FIFA Football, Need For Speed and TrackMania Nations. It’s also now an official eSport. Is this the eSport we’ve been waiting for?