The Esports Central Podcast, episode 056 (22 August, 2019). Listen to a new live episode weekly, every Thursday morning! Join us as we wrap up the week's local and international esports news! The podcast also occasionally delves into some of the hot topics in the esports scene, providing South African perspectives and opinions. Hosted by Kaameel “KChicktay” Chicktay  and his panel of esports aficionados:

 

Here's a brief breakdown of what the crew covers in this week's episode:

  • 09:34 Is complexity in Overwatch’s causing player burnout?, 
  • 24:00 Dota 2 Ti overview so far, 
  • 42:10 Starladder CSGO Major announced, 
  • 52:00 Goliath Gaming win VS Gaming Overwatch Champs, 
  • 1:02:35 Conflict of interest in South African esports, 
  • and much much more!

The Esports Central Podcast, episode 055 (15 August, 2019). Listen to a new live episode weekly, every Thursday morning! Join us as we wrap up the week's local and international esports news! The podcast also occasionally delves into some of the hot topics in the esports scene, providing South African perspectives and opinions. Hosted by Kaameel “KChicktay” Chicktay  and his panel of esports aficionados:

Also featuring special guest George "GeeMax" Smith.

 

Here's a brief breakdown of what the crew covers in this week's episode:

  • 04:49 The Fall TSM - League of Legends,
  • 24:00 Dota2 Reddit goes bananas,
  • 31:10 Dota 2 matchmaking gets an overhaul,
  • 33:30 Ninja and Twitch vs Fnatic and Twitter #DramaAlert,
  • 48:00 The 2nd VS Gaming FIFA Masters LAN Qualifier,
  • 54:00 Should we be harder on payment late/no payments in SA esports?,
  • 1:06:50 Interview with GeeMax about Sim Racing in South Africa,
  • and much much more!

The Esports Central Podcast, episode 054 (08 August, 2019). Listen to a new live episode weekly, every Thursday morning! Join us as we wrap up the week's local and international esports news! The podcast also occasionally delves into some of the hot topics in the esports scene, providing South African perspectives and opinions. Hosted by Kaameel “KChicktay” Chicktay  and his panel of esports aficionados:

Also featuring returning guest Nick "HoldenZA" Holden.

 

Here's a brief breakdown of what the crew covers in this week's episode:

  • 03:00 Patriot Act’s video game industry episode, 
  • 08:00 Gaming being blamed for mass shootings,
  • 17:12 Overwatch League Leg 4 upsets, 
  • 25:10 Apex Legends at the X Games, 
  • 37:50 Syntech Masters breakdown
  • 55:00 Interview with Nick Holden from ACGL
  • and much much more!

The Esports Central Podcast, episode 053 (01 August, 2019). Listen to a new live episode weekly, every Thursday morning! Join us as we wrap up the week's local and international esports news! The podcast also occasionally delves into some of the hot topics in the esports scene, providing South African perspectives and opinions. Hosted by Kaameel “KChicktay” Chicktay  and his panel of esports aficionados:

Also featuring special guest Luca "RoBoHoBo" Tucconi.

 

Here's a brief breakdown of what the crew covers in this week's episode:

  • 04:55 The Guardian’s click-bait Fortnite article, 
  • 18:00 The 30M dollar Fortnite debate, 
  • 33:05 Fine line between humour and offense during the Summit 10, 
  • 42:35 Ninjas in pajamas or skeletons in my closet?, 
  • 55:51 ACGL’s R30K MK 11 tournament, 
  • 1:12:25 Interview with Luca Tucconi, 
  • and much much more!

The Esports Central Podcast, episode 052 (25 July, 2019). Listen to a new live episode weekly, every Thursday morning! Join us as we wrap up the week's local and international esports news! The podcast also occasionally delves into some of the hot topics in the esports scene, providing South African perspectives and opinions. Hosted by Michael "axtremes" Harmse and his panel of esports aficionados:

Also featuring special guest Chantelle "Chani" Alexander.

 

Here's a brief breakdown of what the crew covers in this week's episode:

  • 05:30 Energy Esports at the Asia Minor,
  • 18:30 Does Team Liquid have a shot at claiming the greatest of all time title?, 
  • 33:05 Is the Call Of Duty World League a viable model?, 
  • 44:20 Auto Chess is taking over SA esports,
  • 49:10 LoL VS Gaming Championships results,
  • 55:50 Evetech Champions League admin nightmare,
  • 01:11:10 Interviewing Chani,
  • and much much more!

 

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The Esports Central Podcast, episode 051 (18 July, 2019). Listen to a new live episode weekly, every Thursday morning! Join us as we wrap up the week's local and international esports news! The podcast also occasionally delves into some of the hot topics in the esports scene, providing South African perspectives and opinions. Hosted by Michael "axtremes" Harmse and his panel of esports aficionados:

Also featuring special guests Lizelle "VirgoLizz" Smith and David "Paragon" Harding.

 

The winner of last week's Redragon giveaway is Brett MacGill. Congratulations! Please contact us via Facebook or Twitter with your details to claim your prize. A special thank you to Redragon and Syntech for sponsoring the giveaway.

 

Here's a brief breakdown of what the crew covers in this week's episode:

  • 10:00 The woes of lower tier Dota 2,
  • 21:00 Blast Pro venue changed and Astralis ownership scandal,
  • 37:00 Vitality controversy at the ESEA global LAN,
  • 50:00 Shanghai dragons - greatest comeback or over-hyped?,
  • 57:00 The 2020 Overwatch League home/away format,
  • 59:00 VS Gaming Dota 2 results,
  • 01:19:00 Interviewing special guests VirgoLizz and Paragon,
  • and much much more!

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The Esports Central Podcast, episode 050 (11 July, 2019). Listen to a new live episode weekly, every Thursday morning! Join us as we wrap up the week's local and international esports news! The podcast also occasionally delves into some of the hot topics in the esports scene, providing South African perspectives and opinions. Hosted by Michael "axtremes" Harmse and his panel of esports aficionados:

Also featuring special guest Gabriel Ramokotjo.

 

This week's podcast also features local gaming peripheral brand Redragon, who have put up a special prize to commemorate the 50th episode! Make sure you listen to this one to stand a chance to win!

 

Here's a brief breakdown of what the crew covers in this week's episode:

  • 11:18 ESL One Cologne and other esports events, 
  • 19:32 Can Blizzard and Overwatch learn from Fortnite?
  • 29:48 Does Epic Games take esports seriously?
  • 51:19 VS Gaming Championships wrap-up & CSGO Twitter bonanza,
  • 55:00 Interview with Gabriel from Ekasi Esports,
  • and much much more!

The Esports Central Podcast, episode 049 (04 July, 2019). Listen to a new live episode weekly, every Thursday morning! Join us as we wrap up the week's local and international esports news! The podcast also occasionally delves into some of the hot topics in the esports scene, providing South African perspectives and opinions. Hosted by Michael "axtremes" Harmse and his panel of esports aficionados:

Also featuring special guest Barry "Anthrax" Louzada.

 

Here's a brief breakdown of what the crew covers in this week's episode:

  • 05:40 ESL One Cologne, 
  • 12:20 Furia contract madness continues, 
  • 18:20 TI prize pool rant, 
  • 24:30 RUSH Recap, 
  • 32:00 Cocomelt's infamous Glitched Rush article,
  • 47:00 Interview with Anthrax, 
  • and much much more!

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The Esports Central Podcast, episode 048 (27 June, 2019). Listen to a new live episode weekly, every Thursday morning! Join us as we wrap up the week's local and international esports news! The podcast also occasionally delves into some of the hot topics in the esports scene, providing South African perspectives and opinions. Hosted by Kaameel “KChicktay” Chicktay and panel:

Also with special guest Samantha "NaoriMizuki" Timms.

Here's a brief breakdown of what the crew covers in this week's episode:

  • 02:05 Riot’s new ProView perspective for league of legends and the drama surrounding it, 
  • 12:25 Extortion in high level Chinese Dota 2 public matches, 
  • 22:10 Furia’s ridiculous former contracts, 
  • 36:58 rumoured role lock in Overwatch, 
  • 1:01:30 Ekasi Tech Fest, 
  • 1:15:08 VS Gaming shuts down its infamous Caster Academy,
  • and much much more!

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The Esports Central Podcast, episode 047 (20 June, 2019). Listen to a new live episode weekly, every Thursday morning! Join us as we wrap up the week's local and international esports news! The podcast also occasionally delves into some of the hot topics in the esports scene, providing South African perspectives and opinions. Hosted by Michael "axtremes" Harmse and his panel of esports aficionados:

 

Here's a brief breakdown of what the crew covers in this week's episode:

  • 07:49 Epic Games not paying players out?, 
  • 20:40 Riot Games being investigated by the state of California, 
  • 30:15 The race to Auto Chess success, 
  • 40:50 Age & esports, 
  • 57:20 How big is the mobile esports market?, 
  • 1:08:53 RUSH Esports, 
  • 1:19:41 Local TOs funding prize pools from entry fees, 
  • and much much more!

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