Posts Tagged ‘gaming’

  • Hugo Obi, founder of Lagos-based start-up, Maliyo Games (image: file)

    10 exciting African gaming start-ups to watch

    January 14, 2014 • Lists, Top StoriesComments (0)

    There is no doubt that the worldwide gaming industry is huge – so large in fact, that it generates more revenue than Hollywood. While development studios in the rest of the world have been producing mobile, PC and console games for many decades, Africa...

  • The new XO FOUR and XO SEVEN headsets from Turtle Beach (image: Turtle Beach)

    Third-party Xbox One headsets ruled out until 2014

    October 21, 2013 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off

    Gaming headset maker Turtle Beach announced an extended partnership with Microsoft to create innovative hardware, software, and applications that support the Xbox One’s advanced audio capabilities. Turtle Beach expects to launch the new XO FOUR and XO...

  • Some attendees dressed up as their favourite characters (image: Charlie Fripp)

    In Pictures: rAge 2013

    October 4, 2013 • FeaturesComments Off

    South Africa’s biggest gaming and electronics expo kicked off today in Johannesburg and visitors were greeted with the latest and best that the video games and electronics industry has to offer. Popular games such as Battlefield 4, Assassins’ Creed Black...

  • Razer launches the world’s thinnest gaming laptop

    May 31, 2013 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off

    Razer today unveiled Razer Blade, the world’s thinnest gaming laptop. The Razer Blade, measuring in at just 0.66-inches thin, packs more power-per-cubic-inch than any other laptop in the world. The Razer Blade is powered with a future 4th gen Intel Core...

  • All you need to know about the Xbox One

    May 22, 2013 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off

    A new vision for the future came to life yesterday as Microsoft Corp. unveiled Xbox One, the all-in-one gaming and entertainment system created for today and the next generation. At Microsoft headquarters in Redmond, Wash., the company showcased how Xbox One...

  • In Pictures: Cosplay characters at rAge

    October 8, 2012 • FeaturesComments (1)

    While all the gamers were busy getting their video game fix on over the weekend at rAge (Really Awesome Gaming Expo) at the Coca-Cola Dome in Johannesburg, no electronics expo would be complete without a healthy dose of cosplay – people who dress up in...

  • rAge expo to take Africa’s gaming to a whole new level

    September 14, 2012 • Gadgets and GamingComments (2)

    This year’s Really AWESOME Gaming Expo, rAge, is not only set to be an epic extravaganza of digital delights and wonders, but bigger and better than ever before - featuring the tenth annual NAG LAN. This adrenaline-infused event will see 53 hours of...

  • Nintendo release schedule revealed

    September 26, 2011 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off

    Casual games maker Nintendo has released their list of upcoming games for the Wii and 3DS, just in time to start planning what to put in the Christmas stocking. In October fans can look forward to the release of the Wii Family Edition Bundle with a white...

  • Microsoft wows at E3

    June 7, 2011 • Gadgets and Gaming, Hardware, Top StoriesComments (1)

    With this year’s E3 (Electronic Entertainment Expo) in full swing in Los Angeles, a large number of gaming developers have announced their latest games to hit the market later this year, while a small number of titles have been announced for release next...

  • Reviewed: Dirt 3

    June 6, 2011 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off

    There is nothing better for any hot-blooded man (and some women) to drive as fast as their wheels will carry them. It might be an instinctual feeling, but humans have been in the pursuit to go as fast as they can ever since the invention of any form of...