Monday, June 21, 2021

THE VAMERS STORY

Established in 2011, Vamers is fully independent. We proud ourselves on adhering to a strict code of conduct, ensuring our opinions are always truthful, unbiased, accurate and informative. Although we prefer to operate advertisement free, we do on occasion accept and always fully disclose, paid for work. However, we never accept payment of any kind for reviews.

For the curious, Vamers is an amalgamation of the words ‘video’ and ‘gamers’, whereby the original premise of the site was to focus exclusively on video game culture from within South Africa and abroad. Over time, however, the needs and interests of our audience began to change and our focus moved from only video games and technology to that of the all encompassing global geekosphere.

With the above in mind, Vamers is best described as a website focussed on exploring and producing unique, accurate and entertaining geek culture content. So whether you are looking to better understand Japan’s latest craze or find which theatrical production is worth your moola, we have your geek needs covered.

Meet the Vamers Crew

Full-Time

Owner, founder and editor-in-chief at Vamers, Hans has a vested interest in geek culture and the interactive entertainment industry. With a Masters degree in Communications and Ludology, he is well read and versed in matters relating to video games and communication media, among many other topics of interest.

Junior Editor at Vamers. From Superman to Ironman; Bill Rizer to Sam Fisher and everything in-between, Edward loves it all. He is a Bachelor of Arts student and English Major specialising in Language and Literature. He is an avid writer and casual social networker with a flare for all things tech related.

Part-Time

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Ancillary Contributors

  • Bernard Allen
  • Tiffany Cross
  • Michelle Danner
  • Wichard Fella
  • Taygan Freeman
  • David Greenway
  • Kyle Holshausen
  • Mishkaa Jappie
  • Daniella Leo
  • Hannah Labutte
  • Jessica McDonald
  • Mya-Cherry Monroe
  • Diona Haupt
  • Kristen Russel
  • Angeline Sarakis
  • Marika Sorour
  • Andrea Swart
  • Jessica van Gemert

Accolades

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