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The gaming event of the weekend you can’t miss at GrandWest

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ACGL, Zombiegamer and the Genshiken Society of UCT will bring gaming and geek culture to GrandWest Casino and Entertainment World. Picture: Fadiyah Rabin/Supplied

Cape Town – On 16 and 17 March 2017, ACGL, Zombiegamer and the Genshiken Society of UCT will bring gaming and geek culture to GrandWest Casino and Entertainment World in Cape Town.

Afresports | UCON sees ACGL’s Afresports standalone event and the Genshiken Society’s UCON event join forces. The gaming will feature tournaments, casual competition and random giveaways while geek culture will be sated with cosplay, vendors, quizzes and more.

The event is sponsored and supported by MWEB and GrandWest.

Some of the tournaments and gaming-related events planned for this year include:

  • A FIFA 19 tournament on 16 March with R3,000 cash up for grabs
  • An inter-varsity FIFA 19 tournament between players from the University of Cape Town and Stellenbosch University, on 17 March
  • A variety of fighting tournaments over both days featuring cash and product prizes
  • Fastest time trial competition on DiRT Rally 2.0 with product prizes supplied by Apex Interactive
  • Apex Legends highest kills daily comp with a ‘Bloody Legendary Apex Bundle’ sponsored by Apex Interactive
  • The Redragon Rebuild Race, in which we dismantle perfectly working mechanical keyboards and task attendees with rebuilding them as quickly as possible to win Redragon keyboards
  • The weekend is sure to fill your geek and gaming needs, and tickets cost R80 for a day pass or R100 for a weekend pass. Members of the UCT Genshiken Society are entitled to a R20 discount on the ticket prices.

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