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Many call it the event of the year, where you can escape your reality for a single day or even the whole weekend. r Age will sledgehammer your heart and ignite your imagination!

A rollercoaster decade-and-a-half culminated in the celebration of #15yearsofawesome at 2017’s really Awesome gaming expo (r Age), which took place between 6 October and 8 October.

Barney, it may be hard to believe, was an eight-year-old golden retriever. Nicola had a border collie called Basil who barely left her side when she was diagnosed with a brain tumour 13 years ago, for which she underwent surgery and lost her left eye.

I’m so proud of you,’ is the message Sarah passes from Barney, at which Nicola nods gratefully.

Rush is where fans, supporters, enthusiasts and newcomers to esports will be able to experience the thrill of watching SA’s top gamers and teams/clans compete for prizes on dedicated stages, complete with big screens and live commentary.

Even if you’re not a serious competitive gamer, there’ll be competitions for which you can sign up, giving you the chance to win prizes for showing off your gaming skills.

It revealed an industry that is South African cosplay is growing rapidly, with local cosplayers constantly refining their craftsmanship and skill levels – putting top local players on par with international cosplayers.

r Age (the really Awesome Rush aims to bring a number of different esports tournaments and activities together under one roof.

This multi-tournament, multi-platform, multi-game event will give visitors the opportunity to experience the exciting world of competitive video gaming first-hand.