Video Games

WGN Strategy Academy – NBA 2K19 – Gear Up For A New Season

19 Sep , 2018  

By: Matthew Rondina   The NBA 2K series makes its return this season celebrating 20 years of pushing the limits of what a sports video game title can be. NBA 2K made it’s storied debut on the Sega Dreamcast in 1999, offering groundbreaking visuals and controls, the series has continued to innovate ever since. With […]

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Video Games

WGN Braintrust – Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 – Brute Force Specialists

18 Sep , 2018  

By: Matthew Rondina   Like it’s predecessors, Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 features combat specialists, elite soldiers who are uniquely talented and equipped to match your play style.   Join an Esports tournament on WorldGaming today   Getting the most out of your Black Ops 4 multiplayer experience is all about finding your match […]

DOTA,Video Games

WGN STRATEGY ACADEMY: DOTA 2 – 2-1-2 and what it means for you

17 Sep , 2018  

Written By: Carlo Arcovio   What does 2-1-2 mean?   Represent your country and play DOTA 2 in WESG 2018     2-1-2, also known as dual-laning refers a classic lane setup: two heroes top, two bottom, and a solo in the middle lane. In contrast to drafts that employ a roamer, 2-1-2 drafts excel […]

eSports,Featured,Video Games

WGN Strategy Academy: Vainglory’s Anka and Update 3.5 Details

14 Sep , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari Vainglory’s recent patch not only seeks to balance items and gameplay, but brings a few quality of life changes.  Additionally, a brand new character in the form as a deadly assassin is available.   Represent your country and play Vainglory in WESG 2018   Anka Vainglory’s patch Update 3.5 introduces Anka, […]

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Video Games

WGN Brain Trust: Interview – Tony Flame, Expert Game Designer, Call of Duty: Black Ops 4

13 Sep , 2018  

By: Matthew Rondina WGN was able to speak with Tony Flame, Expert Game Designer on Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 during Fan Expo Canada. Join an Esports tournament on WorldGaming today   He works primarily on the game’s multiplayer experience, and across the game’s other modes. Flame is responsible for how all the gameplay […]

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Video Games

WGN Braintrust – Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 – Tactical Specialists

12 Sep , 2018  

By: Matthew Rondina Like it’s predecessors, Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 will feature specialists, soldiers who are uniquely talented and equipped, to match your play style. Join an Esports tournament on WorldGaming today   Getting the most out of your Black Ops 4 multiplayer experience is all about finding your match when it comes […]

Counter Strike,eSports,Events

WGN Authority Report: September 12th

12 Sep , 2018  

Written By: Dave Throop   Join an Esports tournament on WorldGaming today   The past week was one of the most action packed esports weekends in this entire calendar year. There was such a wide variety of high level competitions taking place that every esports fan had some incredible action to enjoy. Between a premier […]

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Video Games

WGN – Strategy Academy – Starcraft 2 – Terran, Zerg or Protoss?

11 Sep , 2018  

By: Matthew Rondina   In the intergalactic battle for supremacy only one race can emerge victorious in the Starcraft universe. There are a total of 3 races to choose from but each one varies greatly, with their own unique play styles.   Represent your country and play StarCraft 2 in WESG 2019   Which one […]

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Tournaments,Video Games

WESG Canada – Results

10 Sep , 2018  

  Qualified for Finals: Winner Online Qualifier A: Tiny Herb Winner Online Qualifier B: TBD   Current Standings (top four qualify for Closed Playoffs):     Qualified for Finals: Winner Online Qualifier A: wanna917 Winner Online Qualifier B: TBD   Current Standings (top four qualify for Closed Playoffs):     Qualified for Finals: Winner Online […]

DOTA,Video Games

WGN Strategy Academy: DOTA 2 – How to Outdraft Your Opponent and Take Their Mmr

10 Sep , 2018  

By: Carlo Arcovio Dota games can be won and lost from the draft. Picking a hero that synergizes well with your allies and is difficult for your opposition to deal with is conducive of a win. Picking a hero that applies pressure to your own lanes before the game has started and flaming in chat – […]

DOTA,Video Games

WGN STRATEGY ACADEMY: DOTA 2 – Winning Wars by Warding

7 Sep , 2018  

Written By: Carlo Arcovio   What if 75 gold could help you avoid deaths, respawn timers and missing out on farm?   Represent your country and play DOTA 2 in WESG 2018     Information wins matches of Dota and wards are a source of information. But, buying a ward is not enough, you must […]

Counter Strike,Video Games

WGN STRATEGY ACADEMY: CS:GO – How to be a better teammate by giving good information

6 Sep , 2018  

Written By: Zach McGinnis   Communication in any team sport is essential for success. Communication is one of, if not the most important factor in a team performing greater as a group than as a sum of its parts. Fnatic’s new in-game leader Richard “Xizt” Landström recently said in an interview that he believes the […]

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Fortnite,Video Games

Fortnite Battle Royale Beginner’s Guide

5 Sep , 2018  

We are very excited to announce that Fortnite is now on WorldGaming. Join a tournament today!   Make sure to check out our Beginners Guide below.     Join a Fortnite tournament on WorldGaming today   Written By Paul Hunter At over 40 million players, Fortnite Battle Royale is now the world’s largest battle royale […]

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Counter Strike,Video Games

WGN STRATEGY ACADEMY: CS:GO Warm-up Tips – Train Smarter, Not Harder

5 Sep , 2018  

Written by Zach McGinnis It’s quite common for professional athletes to train at high altitudes in order to push their muscles further and perform better at sea level. Similarly, gym regulars will know best that changing up one’s workout is essential in training all parts of your muscle and not hitting a wall or plateau […]

Counter Strike,eSports,Events,Fighting Games,Video Games

WGN Authority Report: September 5th

5 Sep , 2018  

Written By: Dave Throop   Join an Esports tournament on WorldGaming today   The last week of August was a busy one in the world of esports with CS:GO, Fighting Game and Fornite fans all getting plenty of high level competition to satisfy their entertainment needs. There is quite a bit to delve into so […]

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starcraft II,Video Games

WGN Strategy Academy: Starcraft 2 – How to Launch Your Intergalactic Pro Career

4 Sep , 2018  

By: Matthew Rondina StarCraft, the classic Real Time Strategy series, centres on a futuristic battle between 3 species locked in a galactic battle for superiority. The factions are the human exiles known as Terrans, insectoid Zerg and finally the technologically advanced Protoss. Represent your country and play StarCraft 2 in WESG 2019   As the […]

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DOTA,Video Games

WGN STRATEGY ACADEMY: DOTA2- Creating and using space

3 Sep , 2018  

By: Charles Harrison One of the first things that a new player must learn, is the farm priority or positions. From position 1, or the player that needs the most amount of farm, to position 5, the player that needs the least amount of farm, these positions usually coincide with what lane each player is […]

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Video Games

WGN Strategy Academy: Starcraft 2 – Micro and Macro Tactics

31 Aug , 2018  

By: Matthew Rondina   In a deeply strategic game like Starcraft 2, it is important to understand key concepts to help improve and evolve your game. Micro and macro tactics are extremely important in Starcraft gameplay, a thorough understanding of these and how to balance them is key to victory.   (Photo Credit: Blizzard)   […]

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DOTA,Video Games

WGN STRATEGY ACADEMY: Dota 2-The limitations of strong heroes

30 Aug , 2018  

By: Charles Harrison   It’s no secret that Zeus, Pudge, and Warlock are pretty strong these days. Zeus’ Nimbus is like a second better ultimate, Warlock’s Shadow Word is invaluable in the laning phase while Chaotic Offering is one of the strongest counter-initiation spells in the game, and even pros have trouble getting used to […]

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DOTA,eSports,NBA 2K

WGN Authority Report: August 30th

30 Aug , 2018  

It has been a relatively quiet week in the world of esports. Although the DOTA2 International has come and gone and the NBA2K League held its inaugural Grand Final, there isn’t a whole lot else to get into. Nonetheless let’s delve straight into all the action from the past seven days.   Join an Esports […]

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Collegiate Starleague

New Champions Crowned in CSL Smash After National Finals

29 Aug , 2018  

    In the year that passed since last Shine and the unveiling of the CSL Smash circuit, 183 teams have celebrated victories and defeats on the grueling path to national finals. The prize pool of $15,000 per game loomed overhead, ready for a worthy college to seize it.   In Super Smash Bros. Melee, […]

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Call of Duty,Video Games

WGN Braintrust – Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Beta Impressions

29 Aug , 2018  

By: Matthew Rondina The moment Call of Duty fans have been waiting for is here, the Black Ops 4 beta has arrived! It includes 4 gameplay modes, 10 playable specialists and 6 maps featuring new weapons and equipment. Join an Esports tournament on WorldGaming today   WGN takes a deep dive into all the beta […]

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Featured,PES,Video Games

WGN Strategy Academy: Changes And New Features In PES 2019

28 Aug , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari Konami has detailed the changes and new features for PES 2019.  As the eighteenth title of the Pro Evolution Soccer franchise, the upcoming football-simulation game focuses on delivering stunning graphics, and strides to become the most authentic football experience in games. Represent your country and play PES 19 in WESG 2018 […]

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Hearthstone,Video Games

WGN Strategy Academy: Piloting Paladin – Hearthstone Hero Guide

27 Aug , 2018  

This article was contributed to by Legend Player Denny “IBMYOU” Park. If you’re new to Hearthstone the Paladin hero is one of the best heroes to learn the game with. Armed with both powerful weapons and minions, playing Paladin will help you gain a better understanding of many of the fundamental mechanics that are the […]

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Video Games

WGN Strategy Academy – PES 2019 Demo Impressions

27 Aug , 2018  

By: Matthew Rondina   Rejoice football fans, the new season of Pro Evolution Soccer is here and Konami has marked PES 2019 ’s upcoming release with a playable demo. WGN is here to give you an in-depth look at all the changes to help you keep a leg up on the competition.   Represent your […]

Video Games

WGN Strategy Academy – PES 19 – Big Gameplay Changes Coming to the Pitch

24 Aug , 2018  

By: Matthew Rondina Get ready football fans, Pro Evolution Soccer (PES) is returning to the pitch this year with a slew of improvements and changes to it’s gameplay. This will have a big impact on the pro and amateur scene as it will change attacking and defending fundamentals on the field. Represent your country and […]

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Counter Strike,Video Games

WGN STRATEGY ACADEMY: CS:GO Map Control- Abusing Spawns to Take Banana Control

23 Aug , 2018  

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Written by: Zach McGinnis   Once known as Friberg’s palace, de_inferno’s banana is one of the most ruthless, exciting, and iconic choke-points in Counter-Strike history. Of course, now that it’s been widened in the map’s newest iteration it’s somewhat less of a cold mistress for a T-side to flirt with; however, just a few quick nades […]

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Call of Duty,Cineplex Gaming Events,eSports,Events,NBA 2K,WorldGaming

WGN Authority Report: August 23rd

23 Aug , 2018  

Written by: Dave Throop It was an incredible weekend for esports with Call of Duty hosting its World League Championships, NBA2K playing through the quarter and semi final rounds, Overwatch World Cup qualifier action and the Canadian Rocket League Challenge finals. With so much to discuss let’s jump straight in!   Join an Esports tournament […]

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eSports,Madden,Video Games

WGN Brain Trust: JTibbstv’s Madden NFL 19 Impressions

22 Aug , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari Madden NFL 19 is just beyond the horizon.  It is a franchise that has evolved over decades.  Year after year, EA finds a way to make little tweaks and balancing mechanics in order to bring new life to the game.  While today’s graphical fidelity and software engines may have arguably perfected […]

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Video Games

WGN Strategy Academy – FIFA 19 – Changes Coming to the Pitch

21 Aug , 2018  

By: Matthew Rondina   FIFA 19 has some big changes this year in both gameplay and format that could have a big impact on the pro scene. World Gaming Network is here to break it down so come match day, you are ready to play.   Join an Esports tournament on WorldGaming today   Champions […]