Nintendo Switch: SA launch date, pricing announced

2017-01-27 13:12

The highly anticipated hybrid console, the Nintendo Switch, will be available in South Africa from March 3 with a R5 599 price tag.

Japanese videogame giant Nintendo gave gamers a sneak peek at a long-awaited new console, a portable device dubbed Nintendo Switch.

Japanese videogame giant Nintendo gave gamers a sneak peek at a long-awaited new console, a portable device dubbed Nintendo Switch.

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Get your geek on with AKA and Jack Parow at rAge expo

2016-10-02 11:00

This week sees the return of the biggest local video gaming, computer, technology and geek

World record: Gamers race GTs for an incredible 48 hours!

2016-08-22 10:27

Five bleary-eyed gamers each completed an incredible two-day stint at the wheel of a virtual Ford GT race car to set a new Guinness world record for the 'longest video marathon in a racing game'.

SHARE WATCH: Pokémon GO and the world of gaming

2016-07-26 11:18

Overberg Asset Management analyst Kirk Swart looks at Pokémon GO and the world of gaming in this week's five shares to watch.

What's made Pokémon GO such a viral success?

2016-07-17 12:47

Augmented reality games have been around for more than a decade, so what was it about Pokémon GO that allowed it to become a global phenomenon?

Nintendo soars on Pokemon success

2016-07-10 14:26

Nintendo has soared as its new smartphone game debuted at the top of gaming charts, but the gains were not enough to prevent Tokyo stocks slipping.

Naspers - game on

2016-06-16 11:00

Gaming should remain a key driver of Naspers' continued growth over the medium term, says a portfolio manager.

Sun International gets nod for Latin American merger

2016-06-01 12:13

Sun International has been given the green light to merge its Latin American portfolio with Chile-based leader in the gaming and entertainment industry Dreams SA.

Playing the game and winning

2016-05-19 09:51

The rise of the gaming industry has taken many investors by surprise. Nasdaq-listed Activision Blizzard has become one of the most successful in the industry and is a great bet for investors.


Welcome to eSports: More than just a game

2016-12-02 13:44

eSports players maybe compete for glory in virtual worlds, but the world these players, their fans and audiences operate in is very real.

Like guns? Like F1? Hamilton to star in the next Call of Duty shooter

2016-10-19 09:01

Reigning Formula 1 world champion, Lewis Hamilton, will make a guest appearance in the next installment of the Call of Duty franchise, Infinite Warfare.

Boys need stricter security measures online

2016-08-29 16:16

Girls and boys behave differently online and need different online safety rules.

Bookmakers not in for a ‘free ride’

2016-07-27 20:04

The Competition Commission has thrown out a complaint by bookmakers against Tellytrack and its partners.

Tsogo waits on SA rebound while expanding casinos

2016-07-18 11:30

Tsogo Sun is positioning itself for an economic rebound as the gaming and hotels company upgrades casinos in its core market.

Nintendo soars over 16%, extends Pokemon rally

2016-07-14 07:46

Investors are cheering Nintendo's move into mobile gaming, taking the stock to new highs as the new smartphone game Pokemon Go picks up legions of fans globally.

Acer Predator i7 is a gamer’s dream come true

2016-07-04 12:41

The Acer Predator range undoubtedly has monstrous aesthetic appeal.

How virtual reality could change your life

2016-06-02 16:36

Reducing errors made during surgery, bringing school books to life, enabling us to browse shops from the comfort of home - virtual reality is not just about gaming.

Female video game developers on the rise

2016-05-30 19:02

The male-dominated video game industry is changing as more women get involved in designing, playing and reviewing them.

SA gaming industry 'suffering' under regulation

2016-05-16 12:57

Government regulation is dealing a critical blow to the video game industry, says an insider.

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