Bravado Gaming part ways with Heroes of The Storm team
May31

Bravado Gaming part ways with Heroes of The Storm team

Bravado Gaming have parted ways with Heroes of The Storm, and it’s about time. Overshadowed by CS:GO and Dota 2, Blizzard’s failed eSport has lost one of its strongest South African teams.

Here’s a summary of the SK and Luminosity drama
May30

Here’s a summary of the SK and Luminosity drama

In case you missed it, there was some CS:GO drama this past weekend with SK Gaming threatening litigation against Luminosity after they signed a letter of intent to join SK Gaming on July 1st 2016, and went back on their word choosing to stay with Luminosity.

TBS coverage of ELEAGUE averages half a million viewers
May30

TBS coverage of ELEAGUE averages half a million viewers

The weekend ELEAUGE viewership figures are out, and TBS raked in an average of 500 thousand viewers, with ELEAGUE blowing up on Twitter.

The future of local broadcasting
May27

The future of local broadcasting

SuperSport is paying attention to eSports, but are our local broadcasters ready to take up the local broadcasting reigns? Not yet, but let’s discuss how we’re going to get there.

SuperSport to air ELeague CS:GO live starting this weekend
May26

SuperSport to air ELeague CS:GO live starting this weekend

CS:GO is really getting all the love, with a major broadcast on South Africa’s biggest purveyor of sports TV starting this weekend and running through the end of July.

E-Frag CS:GO World Championships include South Africa
May26

E-Frag CS:GO World Championships include South Africa

Yet another international CS:GO tournament will be including South Africa. The World Championships, hosted by E-Frag, will include SA in their qualifier consisting of 83 teams from countries around the world. While this team may now legally be called South Africa, they will be comprised of the best players in the country.

FaZe Clan have officially left WESA
May26

FaZe Clan have officially left WESA

FaZe Clan have officially left WESA, leaving the regulatory body with seven teams. Will more teams follow suit as issues which plagued FaZe become apparent in the upcoming months?

My thoughts, so far, on Overwatch as an eSport
May25

My thoughts, so far, on Overwatch as an eSport

Let’s talk about the competitive future of Overwatch as an eSport. Will it survive? Will it stagnate? And what about its competitive future in South Africa? These are all valid questions after Blizzard’s recent success on launch day.

A 100,000 strong petition brings eSports to the White House
May25

A 100,000 strong petition brings eSports to the White House

In just under 30 days over 100,000 people signed a petition to allow eSports to be easily accessible for athletes under a sporting VISA. In the past a number of professional atheletes have been barred from entering the United States over VISA issues.

What does it mean that ESEA is in South Africa?
May23

What does it mean that ESEA is in South Africa?

Let’s take a look at the initial response from the community regarding ESEA opening up in South Africa.

Gran Turismo Sport: hands on
May20

Gran Turismo Sport: hands on

We attended the Gran Turismo Sport launch event in London and got some hands on time with the game! How does it handle? Let’s see…

Heroes of the Storm employs Starcraft ranks
May19

Heroes of the Storm employs Starcraft ranks

Heroes of the Storm is bringing in Bronze to Grand Master ranks, similar to Starcraft II, but is this just catering for the casual? Or will this new system help make Heroes of the Storm a better eSport?