Last year we announced that Zimbabwe will be one of the twenty seven countries to compete in the Africa Esports Championship 2019. Qualifiers are scheduled to start April – June 2019, the #AfricaEsportsChampionship is supported by passionate and dedicated personalities from around Africa, working hand in hand as friends and stakeholders for the budding of esports industry in Africa.
Alternative arrangements are in place to ensure that load shedding and less priviledged towns are not negatively impacted on the local qualifiers, the esports zimbabwe team will notify players of some venue options to consider if shedding interrupts scheduled match times. Should there be a heavy impact, there may also be the possibility of extending match deadlines by a day or two, All players are urged to keep an eye on the eSports Zimbabwe Discord or social pages and their email for further updates.
Looking ahead to the finals in August, Details about the esports organizations running the qualifiers and dates will be shared in the coming days.
Local qualifier updates will be updated on the #AfricaEsportsChampionship tournament page as matches conclude, so you can follow the progress of your favourite players. The qualifiers will be streamed live across esports Zimbabwe’s digital channels.