Mike “axtremes” Harmse

Esports: CSGO commentator & analyst

Mike is a Counterstrike: Global Offensive, commentator, analyst & desk host.

As a former player, Michael, takes an analytical approach to colour commentary while ensuring the viewer is entertained with his professional, yet often humorous delivery. He has proven to be extremely versatile and has worked successfully with many talented play by play commentators and for every major tournament organizer in South Africa. Michael is also a capable play by play commentator when required and is equally adept in the role of desk host or analyst. Michael is ambitious and motivated with an eye for detail and a dedication to professionalism.

He also has experience as a broadcast audio system designer and esports event sponsor as the former brand manager for Audio-Technica in South Africa.

Through his YouTube channel, Michael has interviewed many of South Africa’s top players, team owners, tournament organizer and broadcast talent. Michael hosts a weekly live streamed CS:GO analysis and opinion show called CS:GO Deeper, sponsored by Aperture PC, every Tuesday night at 8pm on his YouTube channel. He also freelances as an esports writer and journalist, currently having articles featured in Zombiegamer.

Michael is the Digital and Advertising Marketing Consultant for UFD Media, having a ast knowledge of marketing and social media practices due to his time as a full-time Marketing Manager in the audio industry.