NamLAN 2018 Results


For the 11th consecutive year in a row, the Namibian Electronic Sports Association (NESA) hosted NamLAN – LAN of the Brave, Namibia’s biggest annual LAN event.

During the weekend of the 29th November to the 2nd of December, Namibian gaming fans were able to compete for cash prizes to the value of N$ 30 000 in the game titles FIFA18 and Tekken 7 on PlayStation4, and League of Legends and Counter-Strike: Global Offensive on PC. Participants could also test their driving skills on the ever-popular racing simulator, Assetto Corsa.

The action took place at the UNAM Gym Hall in Windhoek which was a hive of activities as professional gamers in the country and beginners alike came together for this annual eSports festival.

NESA would like to sincerely thank the sponsors KIA Motors, Monster Energy, Rocomamas, BDO, Radio Energy 100FM, Future CC, MikelJes Music Productions and Link Media. Without their contributions, NamLAN would not be possible. NESA would also like to thank all the volunteers who assisted in making sure that the event runs as smooth as possible throughout the weekend.

NESA proudly awarded the following players and teams in their respective titles:

• 1st – Mapenzi Chimana
• 2nd – Eugene Morkal
• 3rd – Tristan Meyer

• 1st – Freddy Mazila
• 2nd – Flip de Bruyn
• 3rd – Shosho Chiinda

League of Legends
• 1st – Braai Time Gaming
• 2nd – Poro Squad
• 3rd – RayODT

Counter Strike: Global Offensive
• 1st – EZK 25:17
• 2nd – Braai Time Gaming
• 3rd – RayODT

Assetto Corsa
• 1st – Louis van der Merwe (with a lap time of 01:43:556)
• 2nd – Edan Farmer (with a lap time of 01:46:954)
• 3rd – David Beukes (with a lap time of 01:46:997)

Best overall placements for clans
• 1st – Braai Time Gaming
• 2nd – EZK 25:17 & RayODT
• 3rd – Poro Squad

Best overall placements for players
• 1st – Jonathan Calitz
• 2nd – Flip de Bruyn
• 3rd – Tristan Meyer, Freddy Mazila, David Adams, Andries Steyn, Henry Page

Jonathan Calitz was officially crowned as NamLAN Champion 2018, dethroning Tristan Meyer’s 3-year winning streak as NamLAN Champion.