Orlando Pirates enter esports, FIFA first but plans for much more

First FIFA, and then the big three. That's the timeline of Orlando Pirates' esports intentions. A statement on the team's site read as follows: "For the first year, Orlando Pirates will focus...

Code Red adds six South African talents to its lineup

Code Red, the established esports agency has announced the addition of six South African talent to their ever-growing roster. The six members of talent will be taken under the wing of co-founders...
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I Predict A Riot: Kaizer Chiefs to run esports stage at RUSH esports event

Kaizer Chiefs, the South African football club, has announced its participation at the RUSH Esports event which takes place from July 21-23 at the Sandton Convention Centre, Johannesburg. The RUSH event is...

ESL African Championship to launch with Kwesé

Esports giant ESL has today announced its first championship on the African content. The two games of choice are Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and Blizzard title Hearthstone. The ESL African Championship will be presented by...

BtoBet CEO believes esports betting can flourish in South Africa

Stakeholders from across the wide world of igaming will be meeting in Cape Town this week as the 4th Annual BiG Africa Summit gets underway today.  Issues such as compliance, responsibilities and the future...

ESL & Kwesé team up to make African esports history

ESL has signed its latest deal, this time it's a 5 year arrangement with African firm Kwesé Sports.   Despite flying slightly under the radar this is a huge partnership for ESL...

CSGOLounge relaunches with virtual coins instead of skins

Skins out, coins in. One of the sites which was at the centre of the recent skins betting controversy, CSGOLounge, has now relaunched with a new coin betting product.  The following announcement...

GAMeS and rAGE present Africa’s first esports branding summit

GAMeS (Global Assembly Marketing eSports), in partnership with rAge, will launch Africa’s first Esports Branding Summit at the rAge Expo on Friday 7 October 2016.  The half-day event will explore the opportunities...

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GAME announces BELONG Arena Clash for Spring 2018

GAME, the video game retailer has announced that its BELONG Arena Clash will return for a Spring season with registration opening today for gamers...