Video Games

Xbox Game Pass review

18 Aug , 2017  

Xbox Game Pass review

By Paul Hunter This past June, Microsoft rolled out their brand new Netflix-style gaming service, Xbox Game Pass. I’ve spent the last month really digging into the Game Pass library to find out how it works, and what is has to offer. Let’s take a deep dive into Microsoft’s exciting new initiative! What is Xbox […]

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Video Games

Madden 18 Preview – Return to the Gridiron

18 Aug , 2017  

Madden 18 Preview - Return to the Gridiron

by Matthew Rondina The return to the gridiron this year in Madden 18 has something for both new and veteran fans of the series. The storied football franchise looks to improve on many aspects from it’s predecessors: graphics, gameplay and even new modes are part of this season’s game plan, putting gamers in the middle […]

Madden,Tournaments

Coming Soon: the Madden 18 Leaderboard

17 Aug , 2017  

After Madden 18 drops on August 25th, play in a Madden 18 Leaderboard for PS4 or Xbox One and win your share of $500!   The Madden 18 leaderboards run from August 25th to September 30th.   ELO Leaderboards All leaderboards use the ELO system, so your leaderboard rating is based on whether you win […]

Madden,Tournaments

Coming Soon: the Madden 18 Cup

17 Aug , 2017  

After Madden 18 drops on August 25th, play in the WorldGaming Madden 18 Cup for PS4 and Xbox One and win your share of $1500!   Every single day from August 25th to September 30th, you can enter Madden 18 Cup brackets and earn medals based on how you place. At the end of September […]

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Video Games

Agents of Mayhem Review

17 Aug , 2017  

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Written by Jon Scarr   Volition made a name for themselves by creating one of the most over the top and memorable open-world gaming franchises, Saints Row. Now they are back with a brand new open-world action-adventure game, Agents of Mayhem, for the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Read more in our Agents of Mayhem […]

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eSports,Events,Video Games

Forza World Championship Series: Showdown In Shanghai

17 Aug , 2017  

Forza World Championship Series: Showdown In Shanghai

By: Matthew Rondina (Credit: Forza RC) The Forza eSports racing scene continues to grow at a torrid pace moving from North America to Europe and now for the first time ever, arriving in Asia to crown a champion. The ChinaJoy Invitational gave drivers a shot at the Chevrolet Cup and marked the very first Forza […]

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eSports,Events,Video Games

Injustice 2 Battlegrounds Invitational

16 Aug , 2017  

Injustice 2 Battlegrounds Invitational

Written by: Francisco “Kuya Kix” Tejada   Last month, we hosted the Injustice 2 Battlegrounds Regional Finals at Cineplex theatres across Canada. 6 Regional Champions were crowned at each respective Cineplex location, but our winners wanted more. They wanted the chance to play each other to determine who the Canadian Champion was, once and for […]

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Video Games

Nicolas Whiteboi Anderson – CEO Injustice 2 Winner Interview

16 Aug , 2017  

Nicolas Whiteboi Anderson CEO Injustice 2 Winner Interview_HEADER

WorldGaming: Thanks for doing this! First off why don’t you introduce yourself and tell us how you got into competitive fighting games Whiteboi: Hey there! My name is Nicolas Andersen Aka RNG_WhiteBoi, and I hail from the sunny state of Florida! I’ve been playing fighting games since 2012-13. I played online for the most part, […]

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eSports,Events,Video Games

Canada Qualifies for Overwatch World Cup

15 Aug , 2017  

Canada Qualifies for Overwatch World Cup_header

Image Credit: Dbltap The Overwatch World Cup is the largest international Overwatch competition. The event is produced and hosted by Blizzard and will take November 3/4th in Anaheim, California. The group stage involves 32 teams in 8 groups of 4. A team will play against the others in their group in a round robin, and […]

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Video Games

Injustice 2 Multiverse Beginner’s Guide

15 Aug , 2017  

Injustice 2 Multiverse Beginner’s Guide

By Paul Hunter Injustice 2 has taken the fighting scene by storm this year and its robust gear system is one of the biggest reasons why. This all-new reward and customization system offers exciting ways to enhance your heroes and villains ― both their physical appearance and their stats. Read more in our Injustice 2 […]

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eSports,Events,Video Games

OpTic Gaming defeat Team EnVyUs twice to win COD Champs 2017

14 Aug , 2017  

The curse has finally been broken.   After years of struggling at the biggest tournament of the year, OpTic Gaming has won the 2017 Call of Duty World League Championship.   Seth “Scump” Abner, Matthew “FormaL” Piper, Damon “Karma” Barlow, and Ian “Crimsix” Porter initially lost to Team EnVyUs in the winners bracket finals earlier […]

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Cineplex Gaming Events,Events,Tournaments

WorldGaming CS:GO Canadian Championship Series Standings

14 Aug , 2017  

Here’s what happened after this weekend’s first CS:GO Online Qualifiers: This summer, let WorldGaming fill your summer days with the Counter Strike: Global Offensive Canadian Championship Series. From August 12th – September 24th WorldGaming will be hosting a number of tournaments all leading up to the National Finals and a grand prize of $25,000. Read […]

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Video Games

Tips on becoming a better CSGO player

14 Aug , 2017  

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Written by Jon Scarr To describe how good an individual player is, depends on the amount of game sense they have. Game sense can only come from experience and no matter how many tutorials you watch; you wont get any better unless you play. Check out these tips on becoming a better CSGO player. So […]

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Video Games

NHL 18 beta impressions

11 Aug , 2017  

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It’s getting to be that time of year again! EA’s NHL 18 is several weeks away, and I was lucky enough to participate in the NHL 18 beta. The beta included EASHL, the brand-new NHL Threes, and Online Versus modes. While this game is still a work in progress, let’s take a look and see […]

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Video Games

Nintendo Switch eSports Potential

10 Aug , 2017  

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By:Matthew Rondina   The Nintendo Switch is positioned for an entry into the competitive gaming scene, adding a new layer of interest for on-the-go eSports enthusiasts. Read about Nintendo Switch eSports Potential.   Some of Nintendo’s 1st party lineup and select indie offerings have games that fit into the professional gaming realm perfectly. The portability […]

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Video Games

LawBreakers is the Antidote to Hero Shooter Stagnation

9 Aug , 2017   Gallery

By Dan “Greenskull” Hammill A glowing leash latches on to a wall propelling a blade-wielding Assassin through a low-gravity zone. Her boots scratch the metal floor as she slides into a bullet hole-riddled hallway, only to be stopped in her tracks by a glowing blue barrier. An SMG fires from behind, ridding the escape artist of […]

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eSports

WorldGaming eSports Professional Player Profile: BreaD

9 Aug , 2017  

Written by: Steve Vegvari BreaD has only been involved in the Super Smash Bros. eSports community for a few years. Having just recently placed seventh during the Game Land Super Smash Bros. WiiU tournament during NXNE, BreaD is determined to continue striving towards reaching first place. After finding inspiration from one documentary, the Ontario based […]

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eSports,Events,Video Games

SonicFox Takes Defend The North Title

8 Aug , 2017  

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After being upset at the EVO Fighting Game Championships just a few weeks ago, SonicFox was out to regain his Injustice 2 throne, and left White Plains, New York the Defend the North 2017 champion. The tournament featured a star studded roster with the victor’s from the year’s largest tournaments all in attendance. Forever King […]

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Video Games

Madden 17 Tips to Master Your Running Game

8 Aug , 2017  

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By: Matthew Rondina   Becoming a dominant force on the virtual gridiron takes dedication and skill, World Gaming is here to help get your football career off to a strong start. The tips below focus on techniques to super charge your running game and leave opponents in the dust. Get these Madden 17 Tips to […]

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Cineplex Gaming Events,Video Games

CS:GO When and where to use your pistol

7 Aug , 2017  

CS:GO When and where to use your pistol_header

  CS: GO is a game about individual skill, teamplay and economy management. If you know when to use pistols, you’ll be at a great advantage when it comes to economy and planning for future rounds. If you also know how to use them, you can do some serious damage to your opponent’s game plan. […]

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eSports

Canadian eSport Indies on the Rise

6 Aug , 2017  

Canadian eSport Indies on the Rise

Written by Matthew Rondina   Indie gaming showcases around Toronto have been showing off titles that have the potential to become the next indie eSports smash hits akin to Rocket League. Read more about Canadian eSport Indies on the Rise.   The annual Level Up Toronto indie gaming showcase featured eSports titles with big future […]

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Video Games

Dragon Quest Heroes II Review

5 Aug , 2017  

Dragon Quest Heroes II Review

Written by Jon Scarr Dragon Quest Heroes II is vast improvement over the 2015 original. This game brings back the charming characters, engaging music and deep role-playing mechanics that we all love about the Dragon Quest franchise and much more. Read more in our Dragon Quest Heroes II review. With more customization options than ever […]

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Video Games

NHL 17 Become a Natural Goal Scorer

4 Aug , 2017  

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By: Matthew Rondina   World Gaming is here to get you prepared for virtual competitive hockey glory with a shooting and scoring tips guide. Follow the strategies below and you’ll be lighting the lamp in no time!   Practice Makes Perfect   The best way to get accustomed to the shooting and stick handing in […]

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Video Games

Playstation Plus August 2017 Lineup

3 Aug , 2017  

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By:Matthew Rondina August’s Playstation Plus offerings feature a wide variety of action packed gaming experiences that will crank up the heat this summer. From leading revolutions to 8-bit cave spelunking, there’s something fun for just about everyone, game on! Just Cause 3 (PS4) (Source: Square Enix) Jump into the shoes of mercenary Rico Rodriguez as […]

Video Games

Xbox Live Games with Gold for August 2017

3 Aug , 2017  

Xbox Live Games with Gold for August 2017_header

By: Matthew Rondina   Games with Gold for August features a fun variety of experiences from stunt racing, galactic ranching to fast paced shoot em’ ups. Check out World Gaming’s rundown of the games available for free on Xbox in August.   All of the games below are part of the Games with Gold lineup, […]

Events,Video Games

Interview with Northern Fights and EVO 2017 Injustice 2 Champion Dragon

3 Aug , 2017  

Interview with EVO 2017 Injustice 2 Champion Dragon

(The following interview was conducted with Cineplex WorldGaming Canadian Championship Series: Northern Fights winner Dragon after he won EVO 2017 – Injustice 2)   Join an Injustice 2 Gauntlet bracket WorldGaming: Hey there! Thanks for doing this! Why don’t you start off by quickly introducing yourself? Dragon: I’m Dragon, a competitive fighting game player. I’ve […]

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eSports,Events,Video Games

CWL Pro League Stage 2 Playoffs – Final Group Green Concludes

3 Aug , 2017  

CWL Pro League Stage 2 Playoffs - Final Group Green Concludes

Image Courtesy of MLG   Action in Group Green has now concluded for the second season of the Call of Duty World League Global Pro League seeding the final two teams into the $500 000 playoffs. This was the fourth and final group to conclude play after Group Yellow finished the previous weekend.   This […]

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Video Games

Destiny 2 Competitive Mode

2 Aug , 2017  

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By Dan “Greenskull” Hammill   When a game like Destiny 2 comes around, everyone takes notice. Destiny is one of the most popular game franchises in the world. When Bungie releases new Raids, DLC, and Betas, the collective gaming community drops what they were doing in favour of some FPS fun. This week, the Destiny 2 […]

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eSports,Events,Video Games

CWL Pro League Stage 2 Playoffs : Group Yellow Concluded

1 Aug , 2017  

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Image Credit: MLG Action in Group Yellow has now concluded for the second season of the Call of Duty World League Global Pro League seeding yet another two squads into the $500 000 playoffs. This is the third of four groups that needed to be played out with Red and Blue taking place the two […]

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Cineplex Gaming Events,eSports,Video Games

CS:GO How To Rank Up

1 Aug , 2017  

CS:GO How To Rank Up

Written by Jon Scarr Counter Strike has gone many new game releases since it was first released in 1999. Now, with the massive growth of the eSports industry, Counter Strike: Global Offensive, CS:GO, has become one of the most popular fps games in the world. Get our tips for CS:GO how to rank up.   […]

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