For the South African overclockers out there, an exciting weekend is coming up! It's rAge time from October 9 to 11 in Johannesburg. If you're looking to break into the overclocking scene, check this out!
In collaboration with MSI, NAG is hosting an Overclocking Workshop. With teachers as prominent as ndrew "dRweEZ" Roberts, Goddy "ViVi" Roodt, and Neo "ShockG" Sibeko by your side, you're sure to have a solid introduction in the world of overclocking. And if that's not enough incentive, there's also a R$15,000 for the winners of the amateur tournament. Here's a summary of the event:
For the first time in South Africa, novice and amateur enthusiasts will get a chance to learn from some of the best overclockers in the world and compete for the latest hardware prizes. Throughout the weekend competitors will not only learn about Intel’s latest Z170 platform, but overclocking using the latest components from MSI, Corsair, G.SKILL and Intel.
There will be three sessions per day, with competitors selected from a pool of online entries. There will be three sessions on Friday and the winner of each of those sessions is entered into the final on Sunday. On Saturday the winners for each session again make it to the final on Sunday afternoon. On Sunday morning, a final session will determine the last two competitors for the weekend, who have to finish in 1st and 2nd place. On Sunday afternoon, there will be a total of 8 competitors for the final.
For more information on how to register, check out nag.co.za!