Kabir Vega’s Diary

What Hurricane Irma changed…

September 18, 2017 | 1 Comment »

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.

A Game of Love and Cruelty

July 17, 2017 | 4 comments

I am aware that there might not be very many gamers among Havana Times readers, however, I’m going out on a limb today and will talk a little bit about a game that deserves a review.

Cubans Have Lost All Respect

June 28, 2017 | 4 comments

This phrase, Cubans have lost all respect, and other ones like it have come to light as some kind of reflection in some discussions, in a brief exchange of words or even on the spot, as if the person speaking has just discovered this.

The Holy USA family

June 1, 2017 | 1 Comment »

I have always liked films, especially dramas and animated movies. The last one I saw, copied off a flash drive of course, is the not so recent “The Boss Baby”.

Paying for Somebody Else’s Dream

May 4, 2017 | 2 comments

Rather than promoting a product for its quality or usefulness, propaganda today is aimed at cultivating the suffocating sensation of needing something, it doesn’t matter if it’s a feeling of artificial need.

The State Doesn’t Care about Nature

April 20, 2017 | 4 comments

It’s becoming a more and more frequent occurrence to find cut down trees everywhere in the city of Havana. Sometimes they don’t even have electricity cables above them, so I don’t understand why they have to be cut down.