Kabir Vega’s Diary

Good and Bad News for Havana DotA Players

November 14, 2017 | 1 Comment »

In spite of the first DotA tournament in Cuba, organized by ADEC (Cuba’s eSports Group), being interrupted by Hurricane Irma, it has continued to take place at the Central I.T. Palace in Central Havana.

The Land of Exile

November 9, 2017 | 1 Comment »

Ever since I can remember, I remember that I used to imagine foreign countries as alien civilizations or lands from another world, like other children did from my generation.

Getting Used to Living in Misery

October 31, 2017 | 7 comments

On a normal day, you plan to go shopping early in the morning so you can get back quickly and make the most of your time, but, the illusion of having a productive day is quickly shattered.

YouTube’s Maternal Side

October 17, 2017 | No Comments »

An unusual pleasure which some of us all share in some way or another is that of knowing how somebody we like is, what they are doing, what they are up to in their day-to-day lives. But not a relative or a friend, someone we don’t even know.

A Palace and a Battleground

October 3, 2017 | 1 Comment »

With October just starting and the country still recovering from the effects of Hurricane Irma, the Cuban DotA League has kicked off again. Unfortunately, the “Hola Ola” local was one of the venues that was destroyed by the floods caused by the hurricane. However…

What Hurricane Irma changed…

September 18, 2017 | 2 comments

Like the majority of Cubans, I locked myself up in my apartment while Hurricane Irma swept through, listening to the wind beat against the window and trying to find out where this weather phenomenon was and its impact by listening to the station Radio Reloj.

First Cuban DotA (Defense of the Ancients) Tournament kicks off

September 15, 2017 | No Comments »

Backed by Cuba’s Electronic Sports Group), the qualifying rounds of the first DotA tournament began on the weekend of September 2-3. Originally, it was planned that the next groups would continue playing on September 9-10, but with the sudden appearance of Hurricane Irma…

First DotA (Defense of the Ancients) Tournament in Cuba

August 29, 2017 | 1 Comment »

After years of waiting for DotA, Cuban gamers have finally announced the first large-scale event of this mega popular game.

Cuban YouTubers

August 21, 2017 | 4 comments

Even with all of our disadvantages, many people have incorporated the Internet into their everyday lives. But, Cubans not only access the Internet, they are also leaving their mark on it.

Is Otaku Culture Dying Out in Cuba?

August 16, 2017 | 3 comments

It has always been difficult for anime, manga and fans of other Japanese cultural art forms to find activities that center around these subjects. Whatever the reason is, it’s been like they don’t even exist this year in Havana.