Broadcast, Film and Convergence in Africa - Issue no 389 on 17 June 2022

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Mettlestate and Intel launch continent’s first esports competition – Live streaming and prizes

17 June 2022

South African e-sports games organizer Mettlestate has teamed up with Intel (which runs these kinds of events globally) to launch Africa’s first pan-continental e-sports tournament, the Intel Africa Masters. Russell Southwood spoke to Carly Twaddle, Mettlestate about how the event developed and what it promises. The Intel Africa Masters is a cross-continent CS: GO tournament. Players in four regions will compete for the title of best CS: GO team in Africa. The tournament will consist of teams grouped according to their country or region; Egypt, South Africa, Nigeria, and North Africa (Tunisia, Algeria and Morocco). “Until recently Africa has largely…