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DURBAN  GAMING  EXPO 
2018 

5-7 July 2018 @ The Durban ICC Exhibition Centre

What is DGE About?


N-Tech Computers in association with the East Coast Radio House and Garden Show and the Edwardian Mind Sports Club of South Africa present the first ever Durban Gaming Expo.

DGE will be held at the Durban ICC Exhibition Centre during the House and Garden Show from the 5 - 7 July the 2018 Regional event is run by Old Edwardian Mind Sports Club in association with the Durban Gaming Expo.

 

The aim of the event is to increase awareness and promote growth amongst the computer gaming community of Kwa-Zulu Natal as well as to expose people to the benefits of computer gaming and IT related technology in a comfortable , enjoyable and safe environment.

DGE is a multi-genre gaming experience and competitive scene set in Durban. DGE will be following Mind Sports South Africa international Rule sets for all competitively played games.

There will be 148  Seats available at this years event for PC Gamers.

 

 

WHAT WILL BE AT THE EVENT 

-3 Custom Built Machines from N-Tech Computers

-MSI,Asus,Coolermaster & Corsair Custom Gaming Computers on display

-10 x Playstation PS4 Consoles to game on when you buy a DGE ticket

-Various Acer Products on display  including the Acer Predator Helios 500 i9 Gaming Laptop

-Samsung Gaming Monitors and other equipment on Display

-Gigabyte Sabre Laptops on Display

-HTC Vive VR Experience

-Food Table with a Full Menu - PC Gamers can get their food delivered to their Seat

-Cosplay Acts throughout the event

-Red Bull will be distributing samples to DGE players on Thursday the 5th at the event


Sponsor / Partner Stands :

-Acer

-TVR Distribution & HTC

-Mustek

-Rectron

-SPL (Service Parts Logistics)

 
OFFICIAL  GAMES 

**Competitive Matches**

-CounterStrike: GO, (5v5) - PC Only

-DotA 2 (5v5)  -  PC Only

-FIFA ’18 (1v1) - Playstation & PC

-HearthStone (1v1) -  PC Only

-Overwatch (6v6) - PC Only

-Rocket League  -  Playstation (1v1) &
  PC (1v1) (2v2) (3v3)


UNOFFICIAL GAMES

**Public Matches**

 

-Playerunknown's Battlegrounds – PUBG

-League of Legends

-Battlefield 1


Terms and Conditions:
*Prizes are awarded to each category winner in 1st place
 (This applies to both PC & Playstation)

Durban Gaming Expo PRIZE LIST


Playstation Competition Prizes:

Fifa (1v1) - Playstation PS4 Pro Console

Rocket League (1v1) - Game 4 u Voucher


List of PC Competition Prizes:

- 1 x Acer Aspire Nitro 5 Laptop

-2 x Nvidia Geforce GTX 1050 Graphics Cards
(Prize is yet to be allocated to a Game)

- 2 x  Seagate Barracuda 1TB 2.5"External Hard Drives with ServiceLife Connect 2.5" USB3 Silver Enclosures

- 5 x MSI Thunderstorm Aluminum Gaming Mousepad

- 5 x MSI Interceptor DSB1 Wired Optical Gaming Mouse

- 1 x Dr Smash SQL Payroll Package, 7.0.2 Package

-1 x Redragon Waveimpact combo

-1 x Redragon NemeanLion Combo

-1 x Redragon Archelon L Gaming Pad 

-1 x Speedlink Tork PS camera stand 

- 2 x Fortinet FortiWiFi 50E Firewalls 

-1 x Orico 7 port USB hub

-Other various Red Dragon Prizes


NB: You can Download the Prize Breakdown Chart above.

 

TICKET  PRICES

(Whether playing competitively or not)

NB: Purchasing a Durban Gaming Expo ticket allows you entry into the House & Garden Show.

PC Gamers 
= R350 per ticket per person.

NB:If you have bought a House and Garden Show ticket and wish to still participate in the PC competitions,tickets can be purchased from the door for R300 per person
(Subject to Availability)

Playstation Players 
= R250 per ticket per person.

NB:If you have bought a House and Garden Show ticket and wish to still participate in the Playstation competitions,tickets can be purchased from the door for R200 per person
(Subject to Availability)

 

MSSA Regional Colours Information:

Regional Championships requires a game registration fee of R20.00 to be paid at the event for non-MSSA Registered Players.
Pricing is per player per game and can be paid at the DGE Registration desk on the day of the event.

This is a compulsory fee for all persons wishing to participate in matches competitively and does not link in any way with the awarding of  regional colours.


Rules and Regulations:

All Rules and Regulations pertaining to esports are available from the MSSA. Players are strongly advised to familiarise themselves with the LAN Bylaws and all Period Specific Rules. If any Player wishes to provide advice regarding the drafting of the Period Specific Rules they are encouraged to contact MSSA who will take all comments into account.

Players will not have to sign up with MSSA if they wish to receive their regional colours should they come first in their category but they must meet the below criteria.


Regional Colours are awarded to:

*Persons who have played in and won all of his/her games in such Regional Championship, or

*Persons who have finished in the top three if an individual event in such Regional Championship, or

*Persons who have finished in first place if a team event in such Regional Championship, the winner of each and every official Regional Championship.

Even a member of a club not affiliated to Mind Sports South Africa may qualify for such colours if having won the event but must have registered for each game at the registration desk at DGE.


National Team Trials: 

All Players that win their division in a Regional Championship shall earn an invitation to National Team Trials in such division should the winner be a fully paid up Registered Player.


The following Medals may be awarded at the MSSA's 2018 eThekwini Regional Championships:

*PREMIER: Medals shall be awarded to the first three players who are registered players.

*SCHOLARS: Medals shall be awarded to the first three high school scholars, provided they have not received any Premier medals.

*WOMEN: Women will be awarded medals as per the same basis as above, that is in both categories as above.

For all MSSA Information kindly visit :
http://mindsportsa.co.za

 


BOUGHT A DGE TICKET ?

Here's what you need to do next..

Please provide us with the following information using the email button below:

-Team Name ( All Players need to be listed ) or
Full Name and Surname ( If playing alone )

-Ticket & Seating Numbers

-A List of games you wish to participate in competitively and the platform you wish to play on.

-Contact Name & Number for your Team Captain (If applicable) 

 

Where will DGE be Held?

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