Posts Tagged ‘Gaming’

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Lazygamer: First Media Outlet In Africa To Be Affiliated With Metacritic.com

Yesterday our good friends at Lazygamer.net announced that they are now officially the first ever media outlet in Africa to be affiliated with Metacritic.com! And we couldn’t be more proud of them. Lazygamer was started in 2007 by Gavin Mannion as a way to keep himself busy between work and study, but what started as …

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rAge 2012: A Picture Is Worth a Thousand Words

This years rAge expo was an absolute success, with thousands of gamers swarming the Coca Cola Dome throughout the entire weekend. There was so much to see and do that words cannot fully describe all that went on over the weekend. So we have gathered some images from the weekend to give you an idea …

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Are You Ready to rAge?

It’s that time of year again! When all the geeks in Gauteng come out to play at South Africa’s biggest and best Gaming and Technology Expo – the one and only rAge expo. And this year promises to be even better than the last, with expected attendance continuing to grow year after year. With a …

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Top 10 Gaming Pre-Orders So Far

The last three months of the year are always the best time of the year for gamers, with all of the biggest and best releases coming out to fill your gaming needs. Unfortunately the same cannot be said for the gamer’s wallet, which often feels used and abused during this time and has to take …

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Towel Day, The Glorious 25th May and Geek Pride Day: Prepare for an overload of Geeks!

Today is definitely the best day to be a geek or a nerd! The term geek has shifted over the years from a derogatory term to a badge of pride. I myself am not ashamed to say that I am a Geek and Proud! Here is a quick breakdown of the three events taking place …

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Upcon 2012: Photos, Cosplayers and a Weekend of Mad Fun!

The dust has cleared, the geeks have scattered and the University of Pretoria is once again at peace (relatively speaking of course, these are students we’re talking about). From what I saw during the short time that I was there, Upcon appears to have been a success this year. Early morning attendance rates on Saturday …

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Upcon 2012: Calling All Geeks!

Every year for a weekend in April, The University of Pretoria (TUKS) plays host to the Upcon Gaming Convention. Geeks and Gamers of all kinds converge on the University’s conference centre in order to take part in the fun and mild insanity that is Upcon. The convention has been growing each year and incorporating more …

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The Winners of the Spike TV Annual Video Game Awards for 2011

Games are quickly becoming as elaborate and long-running as movie trilogies and novel series. The level of graphic detail demanded of games is now on par with Michael Bay movies, and there’s a definite goldmine lying in every military-style shooter. (Though the obsession escapes me: Battlefield 3 is interchangable with Call of Duty: Modern Warfare …

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What to Buy the Gamer You Love This Christmas

Most of us have at least one gamer in our lives and some of us are gamers ourselves, but when it comes to buying gifts for gamers not all of us know what the right game is to buy. So in an attempt to make the decision a little easier, we here at Exclus1ves have …

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South African Release Date for Playstation Vita has been Announced… But are You Excited?

The future of handheld consoles is set to land on South African shores on 22 February 2012. But is everyone as excited about the new console as Sony wants them to be? Admittedly the Playstation Vita has some amazing features that have most of the gaming world drooling and desperate to get their hands on …