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.

Phumelela beats the odds

2016-04-15 11:55

Phumelela Gaming & Leisure has achieved “solid progress in all business areas” for its interim results, says CEO Rian du Plessis.

Artemis is the ultimate for serious gamers - review

2016-03-24 13:05

Gamers with the Logitech G633 Artemis Spectrum headset will be the envy of the rest of their team.

Sun International optimistic despite casino slump

2016-02-22 17:39

Sun International is happy with progress in the insource of food and beverage revenue and the impact of new properties, while core casino revenue remains a worry.

Telkom launches R1m prize for SA gamers

2016-01-22 09:19

The telecommunications player has rebranded its gaming league in a bid to increase the professionalism in the sport.

Powerball gets a boost

2015-12-04 20:06

A new game has been added to the lottery PowerBall draw and the prize on Friday 4 December is over R50 million.

Gaming used to help youth obtain jobs

2015-09-04 20:00

A new online game - Team C4 - hopes to help more young South Africans to obtain jobs in the contact centre industry.

Clueless moms play Minecraft for the first time

2015-07-22 13:39

"I know that some of the animals have hearts that come out of their butts."

Call to transform KZN gaming and betting sector

2015-07-01 13:12

KZN Finance MEC Belinda Scott is calling for transformation in the gaming and betting sector after appointing a new board.

Nvidia aims to jump from games to self-driving cars

2015-05-15 13:03

Nvidia has taken a long time to gain acceptance as a global automotive supplier.


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.

Oculus' virtual reality headset to launch without fanfare

2016-03-25 09:21

When the Oculus Rift debuts next week, it won't do so with a star-studded launch party or massive marketing blitz worthy of a new video game console or smartphone

Here are the specs of a R120 000 laptop

2016-03-09 15:35

Here are the specs of an an Asus laptop costing R120 000 and aimed at gamers.

Want to be a pro-gamer in SA? Here's how

2016-02-01 14:37

Professional gaming in South Africa is a slow process and only hard work will see deserving gamers rising to the top, says a local industry body.

Internet deals take aim at gamers

2015-12-09 14:02

Internet service provider OpenWeb has expanded an internet access package aimed at gamers and downloaders.

Gaming revenue set for jump

2015-10-07 09:20

Revenue from digital gaming is set for massive growth, data from an industry research organisation has found.

Gaming cushions GPI's gamble on food

2015-09-01 14:13

Grand Parade Investments has posted an increase to 10.53 cents in headline earnings per share from 3.17c, with the bulk coming from the gaming division.

Tributes pour in for Nintendo president's death

2015-07-13 10:39

From rivals and partners to stricken fans, tributes to Satoru Iwata poured out on social media worldwide after news of the Nintendo president's death.

YouTube to launch app, site dedicated to gaming

2015-06-12 21:32

YouTube has unveiled plans to launch an app and site dedicated to gaming ahead of E3.

Cinema becomes war zone for eSports fans

2015-05-11 20:01

In a low-lit converted wing of a shopping-mall cinema, hundreds of fans have cheered as two teams riddled each other with bullets during a big-screen game for a $25 000 reward.

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