1. actuallychad

    We need pc gamers for research!!!

    WE'RE LOOKING FOR GAMERS TO PARTICIPATE IN A RESEARCH STUDY AT UCT! Phase 2 intake begins from 11 February through to June!!! HOW HEALTHY ARE COMPETITIVE COMPUTER GAMERS? The aim of this study is to characterize and compare the physical health and mental performance of competitive adult...
  2. J

    [S/T] XMAS Sale! Alienware 17 (with GTX 1080) + Carry bag - best laptop for sale right now

    Item name: Alienware 17 + Alienware Carry Bag Age and condition: +- 2 years, Excellent condition, except for a couple of marks Do you include packaging: No Warranty: No Reason for selling: Something new Price: R45k - open to serious offers (or trade for cash + Mate 20 Pro 128GB) Negotiable...
  3. R

    LTE / LTE A George, Western Cape

    Good Day Everyone, I'm moving to George, Western Cape soon and the only Internet I will be able to get at the moment is LTE. Like all of us, I'm looking for stability and low latency, since I game online a lot. I will be staying in a LTE coverage area, so please advice me the best LTE ISP...
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    Gamers looking for competitions, have a look at out channel

    Hi there, So the goal of this channel is to unite gamers of South Africa. We can show the world that we are large enough to have local servers for all games. Some of the larger games like Battlefield and COD have local servers, but why end there? With COD Blops 4 out, we found that the...
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    VPN that gives the best ping

    Hi guys I am just wondering if someone will know of a VPN service that can provide me with quick ping response, the reason for this is that I am trying to play a game with my brother. He lives in the UK and I have to have my location near him for us to be able to play the game together, sounds...
  6. Mist4h20

    Anyone still interested in LAN parties?

    Anyone interested in the Lanning thing? I have a friend that host's LANs in Cape Town, I just want to find out any suggestions for games to be played LAN that would be good for comps etc, like what people would enjoy playing to win things? Here's the event if you want to check it out: GAC...
  7. D

    Expensive graphic cards slowing you down? Are refurbished cards an option?

    Hi all. Would you be kind enough to please fill in this survey?
  8. actuallychad

    UCT Gaming Research Study - VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!

    LOOKING FOR GAMERS TO PARTICIPATE IN A RESEARCH STUDY AT UCT! (No more slots open for 2018 intake. Those interested may contact for 2019 intake for February/March) HOW HEALTHY ARE COMPETITIVE COMPUTER GAMERS? The aim of this study is to characterize and compare the physical health and mental...
  9. UCT

    We Need Gamers For Research At UCT!!

    PARTICIPANTS WANTED FOR UCT RESEARCH CARDIOMETABOLIC HEALTH AND NEUROCOGNITIVE PERFORMANCE IN COMPETITIVE COMPUTER GAMERS The aim of this study is to characterize and compare the physical health and mental performance of competitive adult computer gamers to non-gamers. If you: Are male or...
  10. J

    Vinny Lingham-backed blockchain AR game launched in South Africa

    Vinny Lingham-backed blockchain AR game launched in South Africa Augmentors, a blockchain-based augmented reality game for Android and iOS, has soft-launched in South Africa. Developed in South Africa, two of the game’s co-founders appeared on Shark Tank South Africa in 2016 where they secured...
  11. Mystic_ZA

    Shadow Cloud Gaming Question

    This question/post assumes you have an idea about the following website and it's provided service: Shadow Tech I am interested to know if anyone has used this service from Shadow in South Africa. The following pros and cons were considered in contemplating trying it for myself: Shadow's...
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    Powercolor AMD Radeon RX 480 8 GB

    Item name: Powercolor AMD Radeon RX 480 8GB reference clock. Video Memory: 8GB GDDR5 - Engine Clock: 1120MHz - Boost Clock: 1266MHz - Memory Clock: 2000MHz (8.0Gbps) - Memory Interface: 256bit - Stream Processors: 2304 - Power Connector: 1x 6-pin - 1x HDMI - 3x DisplayPort - Driver Support for...
  13. Stillie

    Linux distro for gaming

    Good day ya'll, Im sorry, this must be the most annoying post for your linux guys out there, i have heard linux is coming up in the world when it comes to gaming, i want to try this again and go linux. Which distro is recommended for gaming, i have only tried ubuntu (this was maybe 8 years ago...
  14. K

    Facebook Live Streaming Lag

    Hi all, Anyone here stream there online gaming through Facebook Live? The quality of the video comming through to Facebook has poor quality... Its as if the video is lagging. It cannot be internet My OBS settings are the exact same as Facebook recommended Anyone know what the...
  15. Nivea

    My Twitch channel!

    Howzit oaks, I've recently started streaming on twitch and I wanted to see if I could get some more local viewers / followers. I'm Kyne, from Johannesburg South and I play all types of games, mainly shooters but it depends on whats big at the time I suppose. My link is ...
  16. R

    Best Affordable Laptop for Editing and Gaming

    Hey guys! I'm looking to buy a laptop(I travel quite a lot so I need something portable). My budget is about R25000($1800, incl. shipping and customs). I'm a photographer and videographer, so I'd need to do a lot of photo and video editing on it. I'm also a gamer, so I need something that can...
  17. B

    best ISP for gamers?

    Hello people :) I live in Potchefstroom and the ISP I'm currently with is great for browsing the web but for gaming it sucks, I used to get 180ms on European servers but now i get a volatile 230 that plays more like 300. ( I play Overwatch and League of Legends ) Any recommendations or advice...
  18. D

    which one is better

    Hi Guys I need some community input here, I recently won an MSI B360 Arctic Gaming MoBo, I already own an MSI B250 Gaming pro Carbon, besides for obvious newer chipsets, would it be worth me selling my i5 7500 and the Mobo to get an 8th gen i5 for the new board? this may seem...
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    How many of you guys still prefer to play single player games over multiplayer games? and if so, which games have you recently played that you really enjoyed?
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    South African Gaming Community Discord - Stormrage Gaming

    Hey all! Since Discord now has servers in South Africa you are all welcome to join Stormrage Gaming. Let's bring the community aspect back into gaming