The Canada Cup 2016: Preview + Highlights

25 Oct , 2016  


Are you ready for the biggest fighting tournament in Canada? Then the Canada Cup 2016 is where you want to be this weekend. Experience fighting games like never before with the whole FGC community coming together to win big cash prizes (and spots in some of the biggest FGC tournaments around!) You’ll get to see killer combos, […]



WorldGaming App for Android [NEW UPDATE]

24 Oct , 2016  

New WorldGaming Android App

We’re pleased to announce that the WorldGaming Android app is out of beta! If you have an Android phone and play eSports, you should download the app from Google Play. It’s now easier than ever to set up a head-to-head challenge and report your results, all from your phone.     How to play a […]



NBA 2K17 $10K Tipoff: Official Qualifiers

23 Oct , 2016  

nba 2k17 tournament

The NBA 2K17 $10K Tipoff finals are happening tomorrow! Elimination brackets and most wins leaderboards are closed and our 2K Elite Eight will each take home a piece of the $10,000 prize pool. Want to see if you qualified for the finals? Check to see if you did and good luck to those who will […]

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How to Play Overwatch for Beginners [Updated Team Tips]

21 Oct , 2016  

How to Play Overwatch for Beginners

Overwatch is a very deep game, so checking out this Overwatch for beginners guide is a great way to get started.  It’s easy to play the game just like any other first-person shooter, but the more you play, the more depth and differences you discover.  The complexities can be daunting, there’s admittedly a lot to […]

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FIFA 17 $10K Kickoff Tournament

19 Oct , 2016  


First we brought you the Madden 17 Kickoff, then the NBA 2K17 Tipoff. Now get ready for the third installment of our $10K tournament series, the FIFA 17 Kickoff! The elimination qualifying brackets and leaderboard are for both PS4 and Xbox One, with the first place winner of each platform taking home $3,000 in real […]

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New $10K eSports Tournament Series

17 Oct , 2016  


We’ve just launched a new $10,000 eSports tournament series on the site! The new tournament series has our largest online prize pool to date, with the first place winners for both PS4 and Xbox One walking away with $3,000 each. The gameplay has already begun, take a look at the full series: Madden 17 $10K […]

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Top 10 NHL 17 Players + Ratings

14 Oct , 2016  

NHL 17 players and rankings

We’ve been experimenting with NHL 17 players since the game was released in September, but nobody knows them better than the creators over at EA Sports. Big thanks to EA from everyone who plays the game for sharing this list of top players and their ratings. The ratings have been carefully selected by professional NHL […]

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Cineplex Gaming Events

Watch the League of Legends World Finals 2016 at Cineplex

13 Oct , 2016  


Thousands of fans come from all over the world to attend the League of Legends World Finals. 2016 is no exception, with crowds already picking favorites for who’s taking home the $1,000,000 cash prize. Take a peek at what to expect from this year’s competition: Now we know not everyone can attend the finals, and […]




10 Oct , 2016  

Asus Monitor Giveaway

Winner Announcement A big thank you to everyone who participated in our contest and helped celebrate our new Snapchat channel! Special congratulations to Alex B. from Mississauga, the winner of the ASUS MG248Q Gaming Monitor in our ASUS Gaming Monitor Snapchat Giveaway! In case you missed it, check out the giveaway below and some of […]

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IndieCade Festival 2016 Highlights and Guests

6 Oct , 2016  

indiecade festival 2016

Are you looking to attend this year’s IndieCade Festival 2016? (AKA the international festival for independent games, for those of you not in the know.) Before you go, make sure you find out what the IndieCade Festival is all about and which speakers you don’t want to miss. We have the ultimate list of events […]

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Cineplex Gaming Events

Cineplex In-Theatre: Injustice Gods Among Us

3 Oct , 2016  


Who would win in a fight? The Joker vs. Green Arrow? Or what about Bane vs. Harley Quinn? Well, on Saturday October 1st Injustice: Gods Among Us fans across Canada came out to select Cineplex theatres for some big screen, surround sound gaming action. From 1-5pm, friends, families, and gaming fanatics were invited to: Challenge each other […]

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Weekly Tournaments: October 2nd – 17th

2 Oct , 2016  

gaming tournaments

We’ve made it easier than ever for you to get paid to play gaming tournaments. How do you get your hands on this real cash? You have three options:   Pay now, Win Now, AND Win Later: Join a $2.00 entry Cup Series Qualifier, win the bracket pool, qualify for finals, then take home the Cup […]



October 2016 Game Release Calendar

1 Oct , 2016  


You better be ready to get your game on, because Gears of War 4, The Elder Scrolls: Skyrim Remastered, and the PlayStation VR are coming out this month. Check out your October 2016 game releases below and enjoy the in-depth graphics and endless DLC! Want to see what you missed last month? Check out the […]



Madden 17 $10K Kickoff Tournament Winners

29 Sep , 2016  

Madden 17 Tournament

The Madden $10K Kickoff  is now over! Thanks to all of the competitors who joined in our first $10K tournament! A big congratulations to our two first place winners, Skimbo (Ps4) and Drag (Xbox One). Enjoy your $3,000 cash prize, you’ve earned it!     Full Madden $10K Winner List   We’d also like to send […]

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Cineplex Gaming Events,Video Games

Guitar Hero Live On The Big Screen Highlights

25 Sep , 2016  

guitar hero live cineplex event

Thanks to everyone who rocked out with us on September 24th at the Guitar Hero Live in-theatre gaming event! Fans gathered at Cineplex theatres across Canada to challenge their friends and family to a big-screen battle – and to win some great giveaways too. Never been to a Cineplex in-theatre gaming event? Find out what […]

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Weekly Tournaments: September 18 – October 1

17 Sep , 2016  

Weekly eSports Tournaments

You’ve come to the right place for gaming tournaments. We have weekly brackets and leaderboards as always, but we also have our $10K prize pool tournaments for Madden 17 and NBA 2K17. Get the full schedule below and start turning your gaming marathons into real money. Never played on WorldGaming? Make your free account right […]

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NBA 2K17 Best Teams to Play

16 Sep , 2016  

NBA 2K17 best teams to play

With a single player signing, Kevin Durant rocked the NBA world July 4th.  Durant announced his “Next Chapter” signing a 2 year deal with the Golden State Warriors.   Kevin Durant will be joining the back-to-back western conference champs, the NBA record setting 73-9 Warriors.  The same Warriors who now have the last 3 league MVPs on […]

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TwitchCon 2016: Highlights + Speakers

12 Sep , 2016  

twitchcon 2016

TwitchCon 2016 is over! Check out what happened at this year’s TwitchCon. From the streaming communities to the developers who make the games we love playing, it’s a celebration of all things Twitch. The WorldGaming team had their our booth at the San Diego Convention Center, California from September 30 – October 2. The #WGNation […]

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Madden 17: Improved Gameplay Mechanics and More

10 Sep , 2016  

madden 17

We now know a lot about the new Madden 17 features and upgrades from Madden 16. We have seen enough gameplay of Madden 17 to notice the graphic upgrades, improved AI and increased presentation that was being boasted about by EA. And we all know Rob Gronkowski has the honor of being on the front […]



Fan Expo 2016: Highlights + Stan Lee’s Final Visit

8 Sep , 2016  

Fan Expo Highlights-01

Comic books, celebrity meets, workshops, screenings, and last ever famous appearances – this year Fan Expo Canada was next level! Celebrating its 22nd year, Fan Expo Canada kicked off on Thursday, September 1st during the Labour Day Weekend in Toronto at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. Fan Expo is the largest Comics, Sci-fi, Horror, Anime, […]

Street Fighter

How To Beat FANG: Street Fighter V Tips

6 Sep , 2016  

FANG poison

A big thank you to Prima Games for donating special editions of the Street Fighter V guides for the Street Fighter V Canadian Championships that some of our contestants won! Prima Games has even given us exclusive insider tips on Street Fighter V focusing around strategies, alternate costumes, and fighting money.   Street Fighter 5 is […]



Weekly Tournaments: September 4th – 17th

4 Sep , 2016  

Gaming Tournaments September

September has arrived, whether you’re ready for it or not people! You may be saying goodbye to summer, but the fall is bringing us awesome things like new 17 eSports titles and gaming tournaments. So get ready to use your “it’s too cold to go outside” excuse for weeks of guilt-free gaming. Check out the […]

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Featured,Video Games

Pokemon GO Appraisal System: How to Use It

1 Sep , 2016  

Pokemon Go How to Read the Appraisal-01 (1)

The Pokemon GO appraisal system is part of Niantic’s rollout of their 1.5.0 update for IOS and 0.35.0 for Android devices. As using third party applications for Pokemon GO was against their terms of service, Niantic decided to introduce their own appraisal system to help users “appraise” their Pokemon. Keep reading to find out how to use […]

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Video Games

Game Release Calendar September 2016

1 Sep , 2016  

game releases september 2016

Ready for the most anticipated games of the year, #WGNation? It’s hard to keep track of all of the titles being released this month, but everyone’s going to be talking eSports anyway. We’re pretty pumped for the 17′ series games too! We’re even celebrating with a $10,000 prize pool tournament for Madden, NBA 2K, FIFA, […]

Cineplex Gaming Events,Tournaments,Video Games

Canadian Championships Uncharted 4 Winners

22 Aug , 2016   Gallery

Canadian Championships Uncharted 4

The Cineplex WorldGaming Canadian Championships Uncharted 4 final battle happened August 21st, and it was intense. Huge congratulations to our Uncharted 4 Canadian Champions, StDx (SettoDestroyx), who demonstrated that excellent communication is what it takes to win in teamplay tournaments.     Amazing gaming skills and hours of practice don’t hurt either! Way to go guys, […]

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Play Later Challenges Now Live on WorldGaming

18 Aug , 2016  

Play Later Challenges Now Live

Want to see when other gamers are looking to play? Or looking to create your own challenges for the upcoming week that can be accepted by anyone? We’ve got what you need with our new Play Later challenges feature on WorldGaming. It puts you in the driver’s seat by allowing you to choose when you play, […]

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WorldGaming Forum: Get Answers, Ask Questions

15 Aug , 2016  

WorldGaming Forum

Do you have questions or just want to talk about your favorite gaming titles? In the new WorldGaming forum, you can connect with  other members of #WGNation to set up challenges, discuss gameplay tactics, and even form a team to compete in TeamPlay tournaments. You’ll also find answers to your questions and be able to […]

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The International 2016 Dota 2 Championships Prize Pool + Winners

15 Aug , 2016  

The International 6

The International 2016 Dota 2 Championships concluded on Saturday, August 13th. The final match of the TI6 Dota 2 Championships between Wings Gaming and Digital Chaos was a suspenseful event. Two teams competing for $9.1 million of the $20.7 million cash prize pool and the Aegis of Champions. The $9.1 million pool prize is considered […]

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The International 6: DotA 2 Recap

13 Aug , 2016  

The International 6

Already at Day three of the International 6 (TI16 for short) and Dota competition is looking fierce. There were plenty of games played that absolutely were stunning to watch. The fan favorite of the competition, Alliance, was eliminated by Fnatic. A surprising moment for both fans and the team. Liquid’s new consistent pre-TI form returned to […]

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Announcements,Video Games

eGames Announces Titles for Rio de Janeiro Showcase

12 Aug , 2016  

eGames Rio 2016

The International eGames Committee are pleased to announce the titles to be included in the Rio de Janeiro eGames Showcase taking place on the 15th and 16th of August. The showcase will take place at British House in the historic Parque Lage in Rio De Janeiro.     eGames Rio de Janeiro ShowCase: A Preview […]

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