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Energy Esports announces all-female CS:GO team

In the age of growing equality, its always nice to see women being treated more fairly and getting more recognition. Esports is still a little far behind though, with almost zero local female gamers making their mark on pro-gaming as a competitor. Energy Esports, one of South Africa’s biggest brands, has taken up this challenge […]

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Middle-Earth Shadow of War gets a $300 Mithril Collector’s Edition

Any fans of Tolkein who are avid gamers will have played Shadow of Mordor, or certainly have heard other rave about it and have been foaming at the mouth to get some time to give it the concentration it deserves (I happen to be in the latter and trust me it’s driving me crazy not […]

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Usain Bolt stars in Japanese Pokemon commercial

Its extremely common to see big name celebrities and sports stars promoting products. For most of the players, the majority of their income actually comes from sponsorship deals. Its not often that sports stars become gaming ambassadors though, normally just promoting energy drinks, sports brands or razor companies. The worlds fastest man has changed that, appearing […]

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Join the ACGL Overwatch Tournaments with over R15 000 in prizes!

Overwatch is one of the fastest growing eSports, with huge competitions of several thousand dollars being held before the game even officially launched. Even locally in South Africa there have been a few large competitions already, and we took part in the Overwatch World Cup last year. The game was instantly included in the DGL […]

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Bethesda and Doom creators become sister companies

ZeniMax, parent company of Bethesda Softworks, today announced that they have recently acquired Escalation Studios. The team, based in Dallas, Texas in the US, was originally founded in 2007 by Tom Mustaine and Marc Tardif, two top names in the industry. Since then, the studio has helped build and support some big companies, including working on […]

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Far Cry 5 accidentally leaked by GameStop?

Ubisoft has been rather active of late, preparing for upcoming releases such as For Honor and Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon: Wildlands. While they have a record or releasing sequels for their franchises such as Assassins’ Creed almost every year, there has been no news of them preparing for any upcoming sequels, instead focusing on original […]

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Awesome Games Done Quick raises record amount for charity

Twice a year a group of people with a huge amount of time on their hands gets together and puts their superpowers to use. No, I’m not talking about the Avengers. I’m talking about the amazing team from Awesome Games Done Quick, a week-long charity marathon set up to raise funds for charity. Every year […]

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Razer prototypes stolen from CES

Razer is one of the top gaming companies in the world for a reason. They are constantly at the cutting edge of technology. A lot of the daily conveniences or innovations we love most about gaming hardware comes from the R&D labs of Razer. The best known example is their Chroma range which continues to […]

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The Master range from Cooler Master: Everything your Computer has dreamed of having

Every gamer is different. Some like consoles, some like PC, some prefer FPS titles and others like a bit more strategy to their games. Whether you use a gamepad, mouse, steering wheel or even VR controller, pretty much anyone can find something in the world of gaming that they can enjoy. This is one of […]