NEWS

How beautiful is the PS4 Pro 500 Million Limited Edition?

Sony will introduce a specially designed PS4 Pro 500 Million Limited Edition with 2TB storage.

Tue August 14 2018

HyperX shows off its first gaming headset for PS4

The HyperX Cloud for PS4 gaming headset has been licensed by Sony and designed specifically for PlayStation 4 gamers.

Wed August 08 2018

Three new Shadow of the Tomb Raider videos? Yes please!

Each of the three videos focus on a key feature of the game, and serves as a "tantalizing preview of the new gameplay coming".

Wed August 08 2018

Video games developed in Africa to be showcased in Germany

A number of video games developed in African countries will be showcased at Gamescom.

Wed August 08 2018

Astaroth and Seong Mi-Na set to return for Soulcalibur VI

Two of the most famous characters in the Soulcalibur franchise is set to return for the sixth iteration.

Tue August 07 2018

FIFA 19’s Alex Hunter continues career with Real Madrid FC

Alex Hunter, star of The Journey: Champions in FIFA 19, will continue his career with Real Madrid FC.

Tue August 07 2018

PUBG Mobile goes Mission: Impossible with new content

Experience the world of Mission: Impossible - Fallout with new content in PUBG Mobile to celebrate film.

Fri August 03 2018

NBA 2K18 has now sold-in more than 10 million units

NBA 2K18 franchise sets a new record, crossing over into the double-million digits.

Fri August 03 2018

Arma 3 to get free bonus content with Encore Update

NATO destroyer ship, surface-to-air missile systems, radar sites!

Thu August 02 2018

Didn’t buy Middle-earth: Shadow of War yet? Get the Definitive Edition

The Definitive Edition and will include the main game packaged together with all downloadable content (DLC), free updates and improvements.

Thu August 02 2018

Destiny 2: Forsaken - Legendary Collection is the only Destiny you’ll ever need

Get ready to tackle all that Destiny has to offer in September.

Wed August 01 2018

Tickets for Overwatch World Cup Group Stage in Paris now available

Going to be in Paris and fancy some Overwatch? Then grab your World Cup Group Stage tickets now!

Wed August 01 2018

Rocket League: Ultimate Edition to hit shelves end of August

Will only be in selected territories, but South Africa is luckily one of them.

Wed August 01 2018

Electronic Arts unveils a Premier tier for its Origin Access subscription service

Electronic Arts announced that players can sign up for Origin Access Premier.

Tue July 31 2018

Grab your Wrecking Ball and cause mayhem with Overwatch’s new hero

Wrecking Ball is rolling in as the newest member of Overwatch.

Fri July 27 2018

Choose your own floor space at rAge’s NAG LAN

"For the first time ever, gamers will be able to pre-select their preferred experience in three dedicated LAN areas when purchasing their tickets."

Wed July 25 2018

Battalion 1944 gets a major update that includes new map and weapons

Major Performance Improvements! New Matchmaking System! Rebalanced Weapons!

Fri July 13 2018

Build a monster PC with ZOTAC parts in PC Building Simulator

Parts manufacturer ZOTAC will be included in the game for epic PC builds.

Fri July 13 2018

Get ready for Season 5 of Fortnite!

Epic Games announced that the highly-anticipated fifth season of their smash-hit Fortnite is now live!

Fri July 13 2018

Far Cry 5’s latest DLC takes players to Mars

Lost on Mars continues the uncanny adventures in the Far Cry 5 Season Pass as players travel to Mars to eradicate an alien threat.

Wed July 11 2018

Hearthstone’s next expansion will be release in August

Conduct crazed experiments with 135 outlandish new cards in the next expansion.

Wed July 11 2018

PUBG announces paid ‘event pass’ to unlock rare cosmetic items

PUBG Corp. announced a new structure to crates and cosmetic rewards – just in time for the launch of the new Sanhok map.

Wed June 20 2018

‘Gaming disorder’ added to WHO’s Classification of Diseases

There are certain criteria that needs to be met for a person to qualify as having a ‘gaming disorder’.

Tue June 19 2018

Battlefield V to dip its toes in the ‘Royale’ mode

There are still very few details about it, but EA did say that it has been “re-imagined for Battlefield”.

Mon June 11 2018

All the games, updates and developments from Microsoft at E3

Forza Horizon 4! Halo Infinite! Gears 5!

Mon June 11 2018

Set the world on fire (again) in Just Cause 4

Set in the fictional South American world of Solis, it takes the series incredible destruction and unique physics to a whole new level.

Mon June 11 2018

Wolfenstein: Youngblood has co-op, and that is all we need

Set in 1980, Youngblood introduces the next Blazkowicz generation to the fight against the Nazis.

Mon June 11 2018

More details revealed about Bethesda’s Fallout 76

Fallout 76 will be a FPS survival game, will be multiplayer, and will be online-only.

Mon June 11 2018

Rainbow Six Siege’s Operation Para Bellum is now live

Operation Para Bellum is one of the largest content updates ever released for Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege.

Fri June 08 2018

Hitman 2 to feature co-op sniping missions

The next installment of the hugely-popular Agent 47 will launch in November.

Fri June 08 2018

Jurassic Park car pack comes to Rocket League

Developer Psyonix announced that Rocket League will be getting the Jurassic Park treatment.

Tue June 05 2018

Grab a Limited Edition PS4 during Sony’s Days of Play

In the market for a new PS4? Why not get one on a discount during Days of Play?

Wed May 30 2018

Street Fighter is 30 years old - celebrate with an Anniversary Collection!

It is almost unimaginable that a classic stick fighter like Street Fighter is 30 years old.

Wed May 30 2018

HGC Mid-Season Brawl all set for 9 June

The best Heroes of the Storm teams in the world are preparing to battle for international bragging rights at the Mid-Season Brawl.

Wed May 30 2018

Rush esports event changes venue and adds Fortnite to roster

The second annual Rush esports event will be held in at the Sun Arena at Time Square in Pretoria

Tue May 29 2018

H1Z1: Battle Royale is free on PlayStation 4

H1Z1: Battle Royale, the original standalone battle royale game, is now available for free on PlayStation 4.

Wed May 23 2018

Rocket League’s Salty Shores Update to launch at the end of the month

Psyonix has announced that the Salty Shores Update will launch in Rocket League on May 29.

Wed May 23 2018

Registration for Gfinity CS:GO Spring Series 2018 is now open

The Gfinity Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Spring Series 2018 will see the best talent battle to become Champions of Europe and North America.

Wed May 23 2018

Energy Esports announce CSGO Academy line up

Hot on the heels of rival Bravado Gaming’s recent announcement of an academy team, Energy Esports today revealed its academy team lineup.

Thu May 10 2018

Overwatch’s Mercy gets pink skin for breast cancer research

To help support the Breast Cancer Research Foundation, healer character Mercy will get a pink skin.

Wed May 09 2018

FIFA 18 gets free update in time for World Cup

The 2018 FIFA World Cup update will deliver a complete and official tournament experience through official FIFA World Cup elements.

Tue May 08 2018

Vodafone partners with ESL to sponsor flagship events

Vodafone has become a Premium Partner of ESL and will sponsor ESL’s flagship event series.

Thu April 26 2018

H1Z1 goes free-to-play on PS4 with open beta on 22 May

H1Z1, the original standalone battle royale game, is coming to PlayStation 4

Wed April 25 2018

North Africa included in PUBG’s first official esports tournament

PUBG Corp. announced that the battle royale title’s first official esports tournament will include one team from North Africa.

Tue April 24 2018

PUBG adds 8-man squads, armoured UAZ for limited event

Eight-man squads, flare guns and heavily-armored UAZs. What could possibly go wrong?

Fri April 20 2018

Fortnite’s guided missile raises questions “over fairness and strength”

Epic Games will be removing the recently-added guided missile from the game, as some serious concerns have been raised about it among players.

Wed April 18 2018

Shoot some arcade hoops with NBA Playgrounds 2

NBA Playgrounds 2 is a humours look at basketball in an arcade-style setting, with over-the-top, two-on-two street action.

Wed April 18 2018

Bravado acquires rival’s Finesse CSGO team

Finesse will be the backbone of Bravado’s Academy team, a move the organisation said is to promote female players, grow the industry and to teach others.

Tue April 17 2018

Disgraced Donkey Kong champion questions investigation into cheating

Official ranking company Twin Galaxies removed all records of Mitchell’s achievement, and have also launched an official investigation.

Mon April 16 2018

Shenmue I and II coming to PS4, PC and Xbox One

SEGA's hugely successful Shenmue I and II will be re-released for currently generation consoles and PC.

Mon April 16 2018

Two Point Hospital will feature a… golden toilet?

Because why don’t patient want to feel special when they are sick?

Mon April 16 2018

Fight as Ewoks on Wednesday’s Night on Endor update

Fans of Star Wars Battlefront II can look forward to the Night on Endor update, which is due to roll out on Wednesday.

Mon April 16 2018

Overwatch gets a new four-player PVE event

Similar to last year’s Uprising, the new mode will only be available for a limited time

Thu April 05 2018

We scored some sweet weapon skins in PUBG’s latest update

Skins can be acquired through two different crates, with more common skins available through the free non-random Raider Crates.

Tue March 27 2018

Help create a game about Johannesburg’s past, present and future

The game developed at the additional Game Lab in Addis Ababa will then be presented at Gamescom in Cologne, Germany in 2019.

Fri March 23 2018

This year’s Rush dates have been announced

The second-ever Rush will take place from 29 June to 1 July 2018 at the Sandton Convention Centre.

Thu March 22 2018

Sea of Thieves’ one million unique players cause launch server issues

Launch day of Sea of Thieves saw up to four-times more concurrent players than saw during any Scale Test or Beta session.

Thu March 22 2018

EA unlocks all heroes and ships for Battlefront II

There is some good news for those that still play the game or who have been thinking of getting back into it.

Thu March 22 2018

Get Hitman Episode 2: Sapienza for free right now

If you have been eying the Hitman episodic titles, developer IO Interactive has some good news for you.

Thu March 22 2018

Epic Games to host Fortnite celebrity tournament at E3

Epic Games details that it will feature 50 celebrities and 50 professional gamer to make up the 100-person roster.

Fri March 16 2018

The Crew gets a June 29 release date

The game’s playground pushes physical boundaries to let driving and open world fans test their skills, solo or with friends.

Fri March 16 2018

Feast your eyes on SteelSeries’ new Rival 600 mouse

The Rival 600 is a gaming mouse designed for competitive gamers who want the most accurate sensor available.

Fri March 16 2018

Have a look at the Call of Duty: WWII - Operation: Shamrock & Awe trailer

Call of Duty: WWII gets a St. Paddy’s Day makeover, with a new limited-time Multiplayer playlist and more!

Thu March 15 2018

Have Twitch Prime? You’ll get free games for being a member

Twitch Prime members will be able to get selected free games each month as part of a rewards scheme.

Wed March 14 2018

Get ready for Hearthstone’s The Witchwood expansion

Once the expansion is released, players will have two weeks to arm themselves before embarking on Monster Hunts.

Wed March 14 2018

Battle for Azeroth now available for pre-purchase

World of Warcraft: Battle for Azeroth is now available for pre-purchase at selected retail outlets across South Africa.

Wed March 14 2018

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 officially announced

The next iteration in the hugely popular Call of Duty franchise has been officially announced.

Fri March 09 2018

More details revealed for Far Cry 5 post-launch

Ubisoft detailed a bevy of post-launch content for Far Cry 5, including three DLC adventures in the Season Pass.

Wed March 07 2018

Get 3 Kobolds & Catacombs packs to celebrate StarCraft anniversary

For the month of March Blizzard is giving away all sorts of free goodies, just for being a loyal fan of the developer’s incredible catalogue of games.

Mon March 05 2018

Blizzard aims to make Hearthstone more social with Year of the Raven

As part of its Year of the Raven update, it will allow players to create their own in-game tournaments to compete against friends.

Wed February 28 2018

Catch Team Liquid, Rogue in the Stream.Me PUBG Invitational

Competitors from the European Division will include Team Liquid, Alliance, Rogue, and Team Vitality.

Tue February 27 2018

Have a look at Two Point Hospital’s first gameplay video

Ever wondered what the inside of a Two Point Hospital would look like? Well, check it out!

Tue February 27 2018

Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six: Siege Operation Chimera’s test server now live

Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege Operation Chimera is officially deployed on the Test Server until March 2nd.

Tue February 20 2018

Explore ancient Egypt with Discovery Tour by Assassin’s Creed

Discovery Tour is a new educational and entertainment tool, which lets anyone explore the entire interactive 3D recreation.

Tue February 20 2018

Mettlestate to host a two-season Valkyrie Challenge

This year’s iteration will span two seasons with a prize pool of R50 000 prize pool for each season.

Wed February 14 2018

Razer to supply KSV with esports peripherals for tournaments

The two-year sponsorship deal fits all KSV eSports teams with top of the line competition-quality mice, keyboards, headsets and surfaces.

Wed February 07 2018

Have a sneak peek at Rainbow Six Siege Year Three content

Ubisoft revealed the first details of “Operation Chimera” and “Outbreak Event”, the opening content of Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege Year Three.

Fri February 02 2018

Get ready for limited edition art collections of Sea of Thieves

Iron Gut Publishing has signed a European wide license with RARE Studios for the upcoming game release Sea of Thieves.

Fri February 02 2018

EA, NFL teams up with ESPN for exclusive Madden 18 Championship Series broadcasts

This starts with the final rounds of the EA SPORTS Madden NFL 18 Club Championship and the brand-new EA SPORTS Madden NFL Ultimate League.

Tue January 30 2018

SA’s Bravado qualifies for WESG in CS:GO

The South African qualifiers for WESG concluded over the weekend, and Bravado Gaming managed to make the final cut.

Wed January 24 2018

Heroes of the Storm returns to Katowice with the Western Clash

Heroes of the Storm will be making only its third third appearance at the IEM EXPO during Intel Extreme Masters World Championship

Wed January 24 2018

Facebook is the new main broadcasting platform for CS:GO Pro League and ESL One

ESL announced Facebook will be the exclusive broadcasting platform for CS:GO Pro League and the ESL One circuit.

Wed January 24 2018

SA’s Bravado to play CSGO in the US for a year

Through an initiative called Project Destiny, Bravado announced that it will be spending the next year in the US to compete on the circuit there.

Thu January 18 2018

For the first time, Zimbabwe will send player to FIFA eWorld Cup

With FIFA 18 qualifiers being held in Harare, Bulawayo and Beitbridge, one player will walk away with the opportunity to represent Zimbabwe on a global stage.

Wed January 17 2018

WESG African qualifiers gets underway this weekend

Today is the last day to sign up for the African qualifiers of the World Electronic Sports Games (WESG).

Tue January 16 2018

SA Hearthstone player places 4th at WESG

Jana ‘SaltyMoneky’ du Toit managed to make her way to the semi-finals, where she unfortunately lost 4-3 to DawnLiooon.

Fri January 12 2018

EA to name the best footballers of 2017 for FIFA

The EA Sports FIFA Team of The Year will be voted on by a carefully curated list of media, athletes and EA SPORTS FIFA community member

Thu January 11 2018

Inaugural season of the Overwatch League kicks off

The inaugural season of the Overwatch League kicked off yesterday, beginning an epic showdown between teams from some of the world’s top sports and esports leaders.

Thu January 11 2018

Award-winning singer Sting to voice character in American folklore game

Where the Water Tastes Like Wine is a wistfully imaginative American folklore game about sharing stories and traveling while surviving manifest destiny.

Thu January 11 2018

All the the winners of the 2017 Mobile Game Awards

Winning games included Clash Royale, Madden NFL Football, Monument Valley, Pokemon GO, MARVEL Contest of Champions, and Minecraft.

Thu January 11 2018

Have a look at the Call of Duty: WWII Nazi Zombies - The Darkest Shore Trailer

The Darkest Shore is included with The Resistance: DLC pack 1 for Call of Duty: WWII.

Thu January 11 2018

Hearthstone’s Kobolds & Catacombs available now for your enjoyment

Eager adventurers can now set out in search of Legendary Weapons, mysterious treasures, and 135 alluring new cards hidden deep underground in Kobolds & Catacombs.

Fri December 08 2017

First Call of Duty: WWII community event includes frost-covered Carentan multiplayer map

The Winter Siege also features the return of the Gun Game party mode, Double XP Playlists and limited edition winter gear.

Fri December 08 2017

Show your creative side (and win prizes) with Assassin’s Creed Origins Photo Mode

The Assassin’s Creed Origins dev team will judge the competition and choose five winners each week.

Fri December 08 2017

Release dates for Far Cry 5 and The Crew 2 pushed further back

For fans of Far Cry 5, they only have to wait a month longer, as the title will now be released on March 27th, 2018.

Fri December 08 2017

Hearthstone’s Kobolds & Catacombs to launch on December 8

The highly-anticipated new expansion pack for Hearthstone finally has a solid release date.

Wed November 29 2017

Try Destiny 2 for free from today

Destiny 2 is giving new players a chance to try out the latest title through a free trial from today (28 November).

Tue November 28 2017

Africa is now the only continent not covered by Overwatch League

Blizzard announced that it will be expanding the Overwatch Contenders into more regions - and Africa is once again left out.

Tue November 28 2017

ROG Masters 2017 Grand Final returns to Kuala Lumpur

The Grand Finals follow on from a series of qualifying competitions that have invigorated esports communities across the globe.

Mon November 27 2017

Ballistix Masters announces R150 000 prize pool for tournament

The Ballistix Masters, formally known as the Crucial Cup, has announced their total prize pool and prize breakdown for the next tournament.

Mon November 27 2017