Gaming

GameOn to host FIFA tourney during World Cup fever

It's World Cup season and GameOn is throwing a PS4 FIFA tournament for fans of the sport next month. The tourney will be held during World Cup Weekend, a two-day gathering of football fanatics at the Royal Brunei Recreation Club (RBRC) in Berakas from May...

Government proposes youth-led national association for Esports

The government has pledged its support for Esports and proposed the establishment of a youth-led National Esports Assocation to lead its development here. The Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports (MCYS) said that an association that is run by...

ITPSS cybersecurity competition slated for September

Calling all ethical hackers! ITPSS is holding a third edition of the annual cybersecurity competition "Cyber Battle: Capture The Flag" on September 3. The event is a Jeopardy-style cybersecurity 'capture the flag' competition where participants will be presented with challenges based on real IT scenarios...

Biggest-ever Brunei e-sports ensemble brings national flag to WESG finals in KL

Six teams comprising 33 Bruneian e-athletes departed for Kuala Lumpur this morning to compete with the region's top players at the World Electronic Sports Games (WESG) 2018 South East Asia Finals. The four-day tournament will be held from tomorrow until December 16 at the Quill...

Samsung launches insanely wide gaming monitor

It's a great time to be a PC gamer - Steam sales, better graphics than on consoles, and today's gaming monitors are sleek and ferociously spec'd. Take this new gaming monitor which Samsung just announced yesterday, for instance. With an aspect ratio of 32:9, the...

The SNES gets the Classic Edition treatment

Look, I like ROMS as much as the next guy, but there's nothing like playing retro games on systems and controllers built for them during their time. This is why I loved last year's Nintento Entertainment System (NES) Classic Edition, a mini rerelease of the...