Online gaming in Africa

GamersNights is a multiplayer video gaming community based in Uganda. We host servers on Liquid Telecom's lightning fast regional network; organize tournaments and events; and actively work to develop the online gaming ecosystem in Africa. To learn more about us and what we do, click here.

The Server List

We host servers for the following games. If you would like to help us administer a server or launch a new one, please let us know on Discord, Facebook, or Twitter and we will consider it.

Game Server address
Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare cod4.liquid.gamersnights.com:28961
Call of Duty: MW3 mw3.liquid.gamersnights.com:27016
Counter-Strike: Source css.liquid.gamersnights.com:27015
Garry's Mod garrysmod.liquid.gamersnights.com:27015
Left 4 Dead 2 l4d2.liquid.gamersnights:27015
Minecraft minecraft.liquid.gamersnights.com:25565
Team Fortress 2 tf2.liquid.gamersnights.com:27015
TeamSpeak 3 teamspeak.liquid.gamersnights.com:9987
Teeworlds teeworlds.liquid.gamersnights.com:8303
Posted by spectre on Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 6:59pm

On July 29th and 30th, PC and console gaming teams from Uganda and Rwanda will travel to Nairobi, Kenya to compete for $1500 in cash prizes in Africa’s first international e-sports tournament. The event will be held in conjunction with the 5th annual Nairobi Comic Convention (Naiccon) which expects to see 3500 attendees over a two day period. It is the result of a joint effort by GamersNights, AbaGamers, and Naiccon and is sponsored by Liquid Telecom and Asus ROG....




Posted by spectre on Monday, May 23, 2016 - 2:47pm

This post is ridiculously belated, but I thought it was worth mentioning that our Oculus Rift Askari video eventually made its way to Comedy Central in the US. They apparently spotted it on Kotaku, one of the numerous places the video got posted when it went viral back in September 2014. Enjoy:




Posted by admin on Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 11:37pm

MTN is re-launching their 4G network and is hosting GamersNights for a Call of Duty online tournament in order to showcase the 4G experience on Thursday at 10:00AM. The winning team will receive five 4G MiFi routers with 10GB of data. The event will be streamed live on Twitch.

Structure: 3 teams, 5 players each
Game: Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3
Match Type: Kill Confirmed
Server: mw3.liquid.gamersnights.com

In order to participate, you must register and join a team here:...




Posted by spectre on Monday, September 22, 2014 - 1:04pm

Last Friday, while filming for our upcoming television show on UrbanTV, we strapped my Oculus Rift DK2 onto an askari (security guard). However, we forgot to warn him that what he was about to see wasn't real. Hilarity ensued.

AgentSmith posted a video of our shenanigans on YouTube and 48 hours later we've got 300,000 hits. Huzzah! Askari is famous!

[UPDATE: We reached over 1 million views in 6 days and the video featured in a Comedy Central game-show!]

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Posted by Saint on Sunday, February 23, 2014 - 11:50pm

We came, we saw, we killed it...for charity. GamersNights was invited by Hive Colab incubation hub to co-host a "Gaming 4 Charity" event for the "40 days over 40 smiles" charity foundation. The 40/40 foundation was established with the sole purpose of helping vulnerable children and communities to access quality, all-round education support and entrepreneurial training aimed at self-sustainability. After the success of the Gulu robotics camp, Gamers Nights decided to “take a shot” at supporting the dormitory building...




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