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We curate all the gaming and esports news you need to know with a specific focus on the South African landscape and industry. We'll keep you up to date on cool gaming news and esports events in your area. We'll also share business features and community conversations you might have missed. The best part? No worrying about Twitter algorithms causing you to miss an announcement or Facebook posts getting lost in a barrage of advertising. Everything you need to know sent to your email every week. Zero fuss, zero clutter.

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There is no featured story this week – Week 7 2020

By on February 13, 2020

Up until 20 minutes ago we had a featured story. In fact, we’d followed it for days, we spent a lot of time writing our measly 5 lines and even had two incredible journalists in hard news (i.e. not gaming) check it for us to make sure it was fair and unbiased.  And then the […]

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Want your own Baby Yoda? – Week 6 2020

By on February 6, 2020

Gaming. Esports. Things. Here’s this week’s news: Week 6 2020 Featured Story this Week Local geek online store Vamers opened sales for lifesize Baby Yoda collectible figurines. And while this has nothing to do with local gaming or esports, it is probably the most important story, strike that, purchase, of your week. Your baby Yoda […]

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The first South African Esports shocker of 2020 – Week 5 2020

By on January 30, 2020

What would South African Esports be without at least one big shake up before the first month of 2020 comes to end? Our featured story has the details. If you’re enjoying this weekly update we’d love it if you could share the newsletter with your friends, family, clan mates and boss… anyone really – we […]

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Dude, Where’s my internet? – Week 4 2020

By on January 23, 2020

Day 96 of January is upon us. Do not despair, the end is near. While you wait (un)patiently for pay day, here is this week’s local gaming and esports news. Have a story you think we missed? Email us! Week 4 2020 Featured Story this Week Some South African Gamers are still struggling with slow internet […]

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rAge Expo 2020 dates set – Week 3 2020

By on January 16, 2020

Happy New Year and welcome back to your weekly news update on the various happenings in the South African Gaming & Esports scene. Expect a newsletter in your email inbox once a week keeping you informed. If you’re enjoying the content, be sure to forward it on or encourage your colleagues, friends and clan mates […]

It’s time to go on holiday and play some games – Week 51 2019

By on December 19, 2019

Happy holidays! This will be our last newsletter for 2019. We’ll return in 2020 (probably on the 10th of January). If you have any feedback or just want to chat a bit more drop us an email on – better yet, forward this on to your gaming friends and ask them to subscribe! Week 51 2019 […]

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Loadshedding wreaks havoc on South African Gamers – Week 50 2019

By on December 12, 2019

We’ve made it to our second newsletter. Thanks for sticking with us and some of the growing pains/coding issues on the website. If you have any feedback or just want to chat a bit more drop us an email on – better yet, forward this on to your gaming friends and ask them to subscribe! Week […]

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