• Student Showdown Wrap Up
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    Tuesday the 9th of August welcomed Student Showdown - the first inter-school esports live event in the Western Cape since the lockdown was ended.

    The world is returning to how it once was, and so is the competitive nature of esports. The Student Showdown hosted competitors from high school and tertiary institutions, bridging the gap between various levels of play to find the current ultimate teams and players. A total of 102 students from 10 different institutions signed up to play at Paul Roos Gymnasium in Stellenbosch, who kindly offered their campus as a venue.  

    Students at the event competed in CS:GO (5v5), Rocket League (3v3), FIFA 22 (PlayStation) and Clash Royale.

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  • Mythic Royale Last Chance to Get in!
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    The first stage of the Duo Mythic Royale series has come to a close and only the last chance qualifiers remain for a shot at the potential R15,000 in cash prizes. If you haven't already registered, be sure to click on the last chance qualifiers below to secure your last hope of making the finals of the series. 

    Who's qualified? 

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  • ACGL Rivals | Meet the Contestants
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    On Saturday 23 July, around 120 local streamers will be competing for their share of cash and products in ACGL Rivals. Across a number of rounds, the streamers will attempt to claim the top spot in Fall Guys, all live on their own streaming channel. So tune in to support the streamers as they run the gauntlet for glory.

    This edition of ACGL Rivals sees current champion Jessica 'MissLadyJay' Bock return to defend her title. Last year's crowd favorite Nino 'ItsjustNJ' Jacobs will also be ready to go again. Who will take the crown this year? Will it be one of these two experienced competitors or a new entrant into the ring?

    On the line for the participating streamers is R13,000 cash thanks to Vox Gaming and an AOC Gaming monitor valued at over R7,000, along with a number of other products thanks to our sponsors.

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  • ACGL Rivals | Time to Win!
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    As we prepare to head into the ACGL Rivals main event on 23 July 2022, it's time to reveal how you can win over the coming weeks.

    The streamers will be competing for cash and product, while supporters and spectators will be able to win by tuning in to invited streamer events on 8 and 15 July. However, the big prize that's on the line is a gaming PC sponsored by PCBuilder and valued at over R28,000!

    This prize - which includes an AMD-powered machine with 16GB of RAM and a GeForce RTX 3060 graphics card, as well as a FiFine mic - will go to one lucky entrant. A variety of giveaway entry mechanics will be used, with new opportunities to enter being revealed over the coming weeks. All entries will be added to a randomiser for selection.

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  • ASTRO Gaming Free Fire Series Announced | R15,000 to be won!
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    The time has come to pick up your phone and gather your squad as we prepare for all-out mayhem in the Astro Gaming Free Fire (#ASTROFF) series! A whopping R15,000 in cash awaits the teams that overcome the challenge of facing some of the best teams in South Africa. Are you ready for the challenge? Sign up below and prove that you have what it takes. 

    How it works 

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  • Somerset Mall Gaming Fest
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    Western Cape gamers, we have something for you on 8 to 10 July 2022. We will be at Somerset Mall for their inaugural gaming festival which will feature a variety of opportunities to win mall gift cards and products sponsored by Redragon and POCO.

    Entry to the event is free. Attendees will be able to compete in various mini-tournaments all weekend, with prizes awarded for players at the top of the leaderboard, as well in random draws.

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  • ACGL Rivals returns bigger and better!
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    ACGL Rivals is back and even bigger than the 2021 edition! Thanks to our sponsors and partners, this version of our streamer event will feature over R15,000 cash and R50,000 in products. The good news is that prizes will be awarded to competitors, viewers and you.

    This year’s ACGL Rivals will see 120 streamers compete in Fall Guys, which is now crossplay and free-to-play, meaning that if you stream, you can compete.

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  • ACGL and Loadshedding
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    Unfortunately, loadshedding is here to stay for some time in South Africa. As much as it frustrates us to have to deal with it, the very act of loadshedding is having a very real impact on all South Africans, their businesses and their livelihoods every single day.

    We have a few solutions and options in place that we wanted to share with you, so we thought we'd do just that. The TL;DR is right below, or read on for more details.

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  • Mythic Royale Fortnite Updated
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    **Updated** 
    Due to load shedding being lifted (for now) we have opened two last chance qualifiers for the Mythic Royale. 

    The top 40 teams will qualify directly into the semifinals from the Mythic Matchfinders by the 1st of August.  

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  • Apocalypse Rebellion Season Arrives
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    In March, we announced the first of our new seasonal themes with the Apocalypse season. It brought along a series of new site features and updates and started a small story told by the digital rewards offerd in the site Battle Pass.

    We are now moving on after the Apocalypse as you join us in the Rebellion for another season of digital rewards, site updates and growing feature list.

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  • Absa Gaming Festival Streamer Series Update
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    The Absa Gaming Festival Streamer Series for Apex Legends was announced in late April, but due to regular (and unpredictable) loadshedding, the custom lobby qualifiers have been regularly affected, making it difficult to complete the qualifying phase as planned.

    With the challenges this has brought, a decision was made to make some changes to the format. The goal is to ensure everyone gets a bite at qualifying for the R20,000 cash final, whether loadshedding plays a part in the next few weeks or not.

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  • The Top 5 Returns
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    The Top 5 is back after an unexpected hiatus. One of the longest running celebrations of local gaming content will offer a number of user incentives to ensure the over 50 videos already shared grow to many more.

    Monthly submissions open first day of each month and close last day of the month. The monthly video will follow in the first Friday of the new month.

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  • Absa Gaming Festival | Fortnite and FIFA Playoffs set to begin
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    The Absa Gaming Festival has seen duos drop, goals and loadshedding but the Fortnite and FIFA 22 tournaments are heading into their final phase starting this week.

    The four online qualifiers saw over 900 registered players readying to compete. However, only four per qualifier could make the next round of action. The top 16 players in FIFA 22 will be kicking off the group stage of their playoffs this week, with the final eight facing off on 12 June. Players should ensure their group matches are completed in time for the final phase. The players will be competing for a share of the R20,000 cash on the line.

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  • Vox Gaming Mobile Esports Cups
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    Vox and Vox Gaming are giving the fans of mobile shooters their chance at competing for cash over the next few weeks.

    Each of the two mobile esports cups scheduled will feature a R2,000 cash prize pool and will be for solo players dropping in battle royale.

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  • Mythic Royale Fortnite Drops
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    As the Mythic Royale for Apex Legends draws to a conclusion, it's time to ready the drop for Fortnite!

    There is up to R25,000 cash up for grabs thanks to our partners at Antec, Crucial, MSI and Redragon. The Fortnite tournament for duos will start with a guaranteed prize pool of R15,000, with another R10,000 cash allocated to community goals.

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  • Call of Duty Community Clash for Vanguard
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    The first season of the Call of Duty Community Clash (#C3ZA) for Vanguard is here!

    Gamer-focused computer hardware brand Predator Gaming has jumped on board to ensure a guaranteed prize pool of R10,000, with another R5,000 via community driven bonuses.

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  • The Absa Gaming Festival Streamer Event Details
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    The time has come to lift the lid on the Absa Gaming Festival Streamer Event.

    This Apex Legends series will celebrate local streamers and Apex Legends players over two qualifiers and one grand final. On the line is R20,000 in cash for the top six trios.

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  • Absa Gaming Festival Announced
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    The Absa Gaming Festival has been announced.

    Absa has joined forces with rAge Expo and ACGL in the latest big business/gaming partnership which is set to raise the bar even more for gamers. With more than R100,000 in prize money and high-stakes tournaments driving a bigger and better esports spectacle, the Absa Gaming Festival launches today, with registrations open for the two open cups.

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  • Vox Gaming F1 2021 Racing Series
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    Calling F1 2021 racers on PC, PlayStation and Xbox.

    Vox and Vox Gaming are asking if you are fast enough to win your share of R14,000 cash in the Vox Gaming F1 2021 Series.

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  • The Mythic Royale returns for 2022!
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    One of South Africa's most consistent esports series returns for its third full year, as we are thrilled to announce the #MythicRoyale for 2022.

    Fortnite and Apex Legends will be rotating throughout the course of the year, with players battling for their share of a total of R150,000 in cash up for grabs. Each series will feature a confirmed prize pool, but through a series of community goals, the prize pool may increase. These goals will vary for each series, so keep an eye on the Mythic Royale landing page and social media for more on them as they are revealed.

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