So you’ve handed over a large wad of cash to Takealot for your Xbox One X pre-order and now you’re waiting with bated breath for Santa Claus to deliver your Xbox One X in time for some great Christmas playtime. Well, it looks like your Christmas fun is about to be curtailed as Takealot has sent out emails to clients …
Yes, the very best in sports entertainment will be touring SA again next year, with shows in Cape Town, Pretoria and Johannesburg. You’ll be able to get your fix of wrasslin LIVE on Wednesday, 18 April at the Grand Arena, GrandWest Cape Town. For those who live in Gauteng, there’ll be two shows: One at the Sun Arena at Times Square in Preotria on Friday April 20, and the concluding show at the Ticketpro Dome, Johannesburg on Saturday, April 21
Last week, the MSSA-endorsed national esports teams competed in the 9th IeSF World Championships in Busan. Of the various results the national teams posted, two stood out more than any other. The MSSA reported that the League of Legends team were “edged out” 23-7 in a sub 26 minute game. Meanwhile, their Counter Strike: Global Offensive counterparts were obliterated 16-1 …
Sorry, Orena - You don’t get to take away cash prizes after the fact and then act as if everything is dandy. I also strongly believe that those in the scene should stand up and speak out against this behaviour.
Telling the stories of gamers in South Africa could aid the growth and awareness of competitive gaming. Showing the competitions and prizes on television will put to bed the thought that gaming is a waste of time.
Microsoft on the other hand, has the Xbox One X. A machine with beefy hardware that aims to deliver true 4K gaming on current and upcoming games. Due to tough new import laws, there was a worry that we’d only see the fancy new machine sometime in 2018. Well worry not, because we’ve just heard from Xbox South Africa that the Xbox One X will launch in time for Christmas.
The Mechanism is the upcoming Netflix Original series from Elite Squad and Narcos creator José Padilha which centers around the real-world Petrobras scandal which has been rocking Brazil for the last few years. Get ready to join a small group of dogged investigators on the hunt to discover the inner workings of the biggest corruption scheme of all time and the impact their pursuit will have on everyone involved - including themselves.
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