Dell Alienware is proud to announce the winners of their Cosplay competition that was held at Africa’s leading three-day technology and gaming exhibition rAge that was held at the Coca-Cola dome for professional and leisure gamers from 4-6 October 2013.
Alienware once again partnered with Telkom and EA gaming at rAge and hosted an Alienware themed cosplay competition. Attendees at rAge were encouraged to attend in “Alienwear” or an alien themed cosplay. A photo booth was set up at the Telkom stand where cosplayers had their picture taken, which was then uploaded to the Do Gaming Facebook page. The top 3 participants with the most likes stood a chance to win some amazing prizes all sponsored by Alienware, Telkom and EA.
The results have been finalized, and Dell Alienware is proud to announce the winners. The overall winner of the competition is Jean Drew, who wore a Rubick costume, and received 2235 likes. Jean walks away with the grand prize of an Alienware Aurora unit for the first prize valued at R35 000.00, Battlefield 4 from EA and a 100GB Telkom data bundle. The second prize goes to Maxine Puren, who came in at 2112 likes spotting an Avatar look. She walks away with a TACTX gaming headset, an Alienware enhanced gaming keyboard, Battlefield 4 from EA and a 50GB Telkom data bundle. The third and final prize of a TACTX gaming headset, Battlefield 4 from EA and a 30GB Telkom data bundle goes to Gabriella Jardine, with 1029 likes, also in an Avatar style face art and a cowgirl garb. Alienware would like to congratulate all the winners and salutes all the participants of the competition.
Alienware is a pioneer in specialty high-performance PC gaming systems and it made its South African debut at rAge 2010, where it introduced its latest and most powerful gaming laptops, uniquely engineered to deliver the ultimate gaming experience for the avid gamer.
More info on the latest Alienware products
The latest Alienware range of products was launched in September 2013; these include the Alienware 14, Alienware 17 and Alienware 18, which all feature a new, iconic, angular design that takes its cues from jet engines and stealth bombers with an anodised aluminum shell and magnesium alloy body. The latest laptops are exceptionally durable, with over 60 percent of the main mechanical components made of various metals. The keyboard is protected by a reinforced plate to ensure a solid typing experience, while the travel and responsiveness is specifically designed with gamers’ needs in mind. Based on customer feedback, the new Alienware 14 now features an anti-glare LCD display with wide viewing angles for reflection-free gaming in nearly any lighting condition, including a premium Full HD panel option with IPS. For 3D gaming enthusiasts, the Alienware 17 has an optional 3D panel for an immersive visual experience, while the Alienware 18 will feature a Full HD display with PLS wide viewing-angle technology. The new X51 offers more performance with improved technology in nearly every category over the previous generation. The compact desktop features an efficiently-designed chassis for an immersive experience in a variety of living spaces, and dual orientation capability allows it to lie horizontally or stand vertically. The new X51 boasts Intel 4th generation Core i5 and i7 processors, enthusiast graphics up to NVIDIA GeForce GTX 670, a dual hard drive configuration of 256GB SSD, and 1TB storage for fast boot and resume times and massive storage capabilities.
The Alienware 14, Alienware 17 and Alienware 18 laptops, Alienware X51 desktop and Alienware Vindicator laptop bags are available today on www.alienware.co.za or at Incredible Connection.