Raving Mad Gamerz is a South African gaming tournament organiser established in 2014, and owned by Hein “Zethanias” Labuschagne with support from his right-hand woman, René “Crematia” Venter. We host online and offline tournaments and Our aim is to increase awareness of esports in South Africa and get our cyber athletes to compete nationally and internationally. Although we are relatively new, we are one of the most ambitious local tournament organisers currently in the business and we hope to leave deep footprints in the esports scene. We have good relationships with our partners and sponsors, and have worked with some of the best in the business already such as IplayGames, Mindsports South Africa, Maverick Gaming, Nu Metro Gaming, The ARK Gaming, GINX TV and Rocket League Xpress.


Our database currently consists of more than 1700 players and over 190 teams, competing in the following gaming titles:

  • Rainbow 6 Siege
  • COD MW
  • Rocket League
  • Fortnite
  • Apex Legends
  • Overwatch
  • PubG


We use various venues around South Africa for our local live events (LANs), and have at least 1 LAN planned per month (but mostly 2 to 3). We currently host free online Leagues in most of the above-mentioned games; these leagues comprise of Qualifiers, Division/Group-Play and Eliminations. Raving Mad Gamerz strives to break the barriers of standard set tournaments when it comes to hosting, and is a pioneer in the streaming and broadcasting of these tournaments. Our dedicated, highly active team on social media will strive to turn an average sit-at-home-player into a cyber athlete should you attend our LAN tournaments.

Services we provide to our clients:

  • Hosting of tournament
  • Tournament stats administration as 3rd Party
  • Referee on client hosted tournaments
  • Selling Merchandise at tournaments
  • Admin of registrations for 3rd party tournaments
  • Design of Clan Shirts / Caps / Hoodies / Jackets and other smaller merchandise
  • Design of Clan Logos
  • Set up of LANS for 3rd Party Clients
  • Marketing of Tournaments and Clans in social media and within the various communities


Please use our hashtag in your posts, #beravingmadaboutgaming


Interested in Sponsoring a Tournament?

Click here! Raving Mad Gamerz proposal to sponsors

Raving Mad Gamerz 2020 Events Board

Online Tournaments

  • 17 Feb Premier open Qualifiers
  • 5th April Summer League
  • 5th July Winter League
  • 4th October Spring League

LAN Tournaments*

  • Alpha LAN – 29 Feb – 1 March
    • Modern Warfare
    • Apex Legends
    • Fortnite
    • Rocket League
  • Delta LAN – 25 to 27 April
    • TBA
  • Omega LAN – 13 to 16 June
    • TBA
  • MAdX LAN – 8 to 10 August
    • TBA
  • Halloween LAN – 30 Oct – 1 Nov
    • TBA
  • PenTa LAN – 11 & 12 Dec
    • TBA

*Note: Dates to be confirmed closer to the time

Facebook Events

Alpha LAN Announcement

-Fortnite Duo Tournament – 29th Feb 2020
-Modern Warfare (5v5) – 29th Feb 2020
-Apex Legends (3v3) – 1st March 2020
-Rocket League (3v3) – 1st March
-Entrance – R250 Per Person
-Venue – @MaverickGamin13
-Time – arrive 8:30 – 9am https://t.co/EFy1D6yjP4
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Join our discord to be kept up to date on tournaments coming up, arrange scrims with other teams or if you have an idea and wanna speak to us about it..


Free entry with R1000 up for grabs

#Overwatch entries are open for this online tournament now in conjunction with our good friends @MaverickGamin13

Follow this link to register :


@ESportsSA @SAesportsOnline https://t.co/V6ov7c4YJV
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Excitement is building for our #Alpha lan taking place in 6 weeks on 29 Feb and 1 March @MaverickGamin13

Featuring #Modernwarfare, #ApexLegends, #RocketLeague and #Fortnite this is going to be a funfilled weekend of gaming

Get those entries in now💃 at
https://t.co/LEnFPWSqlg https://t.co/nSYKJtHloU
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