Long-time players, regular CS:GO players and competitive esports gamers are invited to the inaugural Rush event.
Rush hosts several different esports tournaments and activities over the course of three days. This multi-tournament, multi-platform, multi-game event gives visitors the opportunity to experience the world of competitive gaming first-hand. Visitors to Rush are able to see and experience the esports phenomenon live, meet and greet the participating teams and players, watch South African gamers compete on-stage.
According to SuperData, more than 258 million viewers per month watched popular esports titles throughout 2017, with League of Legends remaining the most-viewed esports game throughout the year. Sam Nordmark, a freelance esports writer who focuses on CS:GO and Dota 2, says that 2018 is another big year for esports.
Venue: Exhibition Hall 1, Sandton Convention Centre, 161 Maude St, Sandton
Time: Fri 10am to 7pm | Sat 9am to 7pm | Sun 9am to 4pm
Cost: Day Pass R60 | Weekend Pass R100