Arielle 01

South Africans face particular demanding situations in creating online content as compared to worldwide YouTubers and Twitch streamers, as we’re hindered by using our enormously beneath-advanced infrastructure and expensive net.

As an end result, very few South Africans are able to add everyday content and the South African online community is highly small.

MyGaming caught up with Arielle “Constantine104” Pieterse to discover simply how one becomes a YouTuber and on-line gaming personality in South Africa.

Could you thoughts introducing yourself?

My call is Arielle Tanya Pieterse, otherwise realize on the net as Constantine104.

I focus especially on Allow’s Play films with a few vlogs thrown in for desirable measure and additionally due to the fact I just love talking THAT a good deal.

After I’m no longer recording for my channel I may be discovered playing League of Legends or Guildwars 2.

I used to be a co-host at the NavTV gaming podcast and as of the cease of June could be hosting the legit NAG podcast.

What is your modern-day gaming setup?

I5 6600 three.3 ghz
MSI Geforce GTX 750Ti
H170 Seasoned Gaming Asus motherboard
8 GB DDR4 Adata RAM
128 GB Seagate SSD
Thermaltake Chaser A31 case
Razor Deathstalker aroma keyboard
Madcatz MOUSE9
For recording console games, I take advantage of a ROXIO recreation capture HD Seasoned.

Arielle 01

South Africans face specific challenges in developing on-line content material in comparison to worldwide YouTubers and Twitch streamers, as we are hindered by way of our fantastically under-evolved infrastructure and expensive internet.

As a result, very few South Africans are able to upload everyday content material and the South African on line community is exceptionally small.

MyGaming caught up with Arielle “Constantine104” Pieterse to find out simply how one will become a YouTuber and on-line gaming personality in South Africa.

Might you thoughts introducing yourself?

My name is Arielle Tanya Pieterse, in any other case understand at the net as Constantine104.

I cognizance in particular on Permit’s Play videos with some vlogs thrown in for suitable degree and also because I just love talking THAT plenty.

When I’m no longer recording for my channel I may be determined playing League of Legends or Guildwars 2.

I used to be a co-host on the NavTV gaming podcast and as of the cease of June may be website hosting the legitimate NAG podcast.

What is your current gaming setup?

I5 6600 three.3 ghz
MSI Geforce GTX 750Ti
H170 Pro Gaming Asus motherboard
eight GB DDR4 Adata RAM
128 GB Seagate SSD
Thermaltake Chaser A31 case
Razor Deathstalker aroma keyboard
Madcatz MOUSE9
For recording console games, I use a ROXIO recreation seize HD Pro.

Arielle 2

How do you manage to balance paintings/lifestyles along with your gaming time table?

Balancing everything can be genuinely hard, mainly due to the fact I’m now not clearly a completely organised individual.

I additionally THRIVE on procrastination. But seeing that I decided to start up my Youtube channel and take fee of my personal happiness, I have forced myself to be more organised, and for the extra component it sincerely has helped plenty.

I also co-personal a organisation called Boxed Sweet Productions. We do photography/videography (focusing on weddings and occasions) and internet/image layout. In order that takes up most of my evenings and weekends.

I’m additionally a expert dancer with a focal point totally on Acrobatics and Cutting-edge.

How tough is it coping with South Africa’s internet problems as a web character?

I am going to try to answer this one as quickly and honestly as I’m able to, due to the fact if I stay in this question to lengthy I’ll begin considering it and then I’ll get indignant,

I’ve a number of hassle with infrastructure letting me down. I’m lucky if I get a 2mb line speed. Fortunate.

This yr I’ve decided to just make my channel work regardless. Sure there are positive limitations that make YouTubing more difficult for me, However nothing is impossible.

I know for instance that Twitch streaming is pretty tons out of the query for me on my cutting-edge domestic internet line, so in the following few months I’m going to must sit and study other alternatives like perhaps getting a 3G contract just for Twitch.

The alternative thing is that I pre-file most of my movies as a minimum a week earlier due to how lengthy my add time is and the truth that if I add a video it kills the complete line until is up.

So I pre-document, upload every night while I sleep after which simply time table them to become live on positive days/times.