eSports,Featured Gamers,Video Games

WorldGaming eSports Professional Player Profile: Kritikal

22 Nov , 2017  

Written By: Steve Vegvari Recently, I was able to speak to professional eSports player; Nikolai Seth.  Online he may be better known as Kritikal.  I got him to tell me all about what it is like playing PUBG in the competitive space. Nikolai has quite the lineage of playing games competitively.  Coming from a four […]

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eSports,Video Games

EPISODE 9 OF RE:PLAY, WORLDGAMING’S HOSTED MAGAZINE SERIES IS NOW ONLINE

17 Nov , 2017  

The re:play talk show is a weekly hosted magazine series featuring issues, news and events from the world of eSports.   Daily curated content from across the web will feature the best-of-the-best of what’s out there related to eSports: articles, videos, event coverage, player profiles, blogs, podcasts, social media postings, etc. making this destination, THE […]

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eSports,Video Games

Can Rocket League Attract The General Audience?

16 Nov , 2017  

Written By Steve Vegvari The topic of conversation is one the eSports community has on a regular basis.  ‘Will this game bring in the general audience?’  I believe that very game has been under our nose since 2015; Rocket League.     Since the early 90’s, eSports has grown from it’s simple embryonic state.  Hosting […]

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eSports,Featured Gamers,Video Games

WorldGaming eSports Professional Player Profile: Maverick

15 Nov , 2017  

Written By: Steve Vegvari I had the chance to speak with professional PUBG player Samuel (Maverick) Cline. Maverick stems from the United Kingdom but has played in both NA and EU gaming regions.  His background focused heavily on playing Call of Duty for Team EXO.  After Maverick had made the switch to PC, he transitioned his […]

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eSports,NBA 2K

Pro Player Spotlight – NBA 2K18 – Dimez “You won’t be successful if you don’t put the work in”

8 Nov , 2017  

With NBA 2k18 making a big push into esports this year we got some time to speak with Dimez, last year’s captain and point guard of the Pro Am champions Still Trill. This year he is looking to replicate and build on that success. WorldGaming: First of all thanks for doing this! Let’s start with […]

eSports,Featured,Video Games

Fortnite: Battle Royale Tips And Tricks

7 Nov , 2017  

Written By: Steve Vegvari On September 26th, Epic Games released the Free to Play Battle Royale update for Fortnite.   Widely regarded as console players’ answer to the awaited PUBG.  Since release, the game has built quite the following.  Furthermore, there are a lot of tactics and strategy that go into each match. Check out […]

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Cineplex Gaming Events,eSports,Tournaments

Madden NFL 18 Canadian Challenge Recap

6 Nov , 2017  

Written By: Steve Vegvari The Madden 18 Canadian Challenge came to a close this past weekend.  Online qualifiers were held over the month of October. Canadians participated for a chance to compete during the Canadian Challenge. As a result of a sponsored partnership between WorldGaming and Xbox, the Canadian Challenge series came to fruition.  Hosted […]

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eSports,Video Games

RE:PLAY Episode 7 – Inside Look

5 Nov , 2017  

Trending this week Alex, Dion and Jackie discuss the place of trash talk in esports after a play at a hearthstone tournament got people debating whether or not its acceptable to do so.     In this week’s Game Changer Alex breaks down a key moment from the Canada Cup 2017 Street Fighter V competition […]

eSports,Events,News,Tournaments

2017 League of Legends World Championship Semi Finals Concluded – Yet Another all Korean Final

5 Nov , 2017  

The semi finals have come to an end at the 2017 League of Legends World Championship and with them so too has the hope of victory for the entire Chinese region. Both Royal Never Give Up and World Elite made it to the final four, the first time Chinese teams have done so since 2014, […]

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eSports,Featured Gamers,Video Games

WorldGaming Professional Player Profile: Mxey

1 Nov , 2017  

Written By: Steve Vegvari   I recently spoke to mxey about this year’s gaming phenomenon; PUBG (PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds).   The Finnish player is currently playing under Gorilla Core’s PUBG team. Since the game has such a fresh foundation in the eSports community, I had to pick his brain. I spoke to him about the ever […]

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eSports,Events

EPISODE 5 OF RE:PLAY, WORLDGAMING’S HOSTED MAGAZINE SERIES IS NOW ONLINE

20 Oct , 2017  

The re:play talk show is a weekly hosted magazine series featuring issues, news and events from the world of eSports.   Daily curated content from across the web will feature the best-of-the-best of what’s out there related to eSports: articles, videos, event coverage, player profiles, blogs, podcasts, social media postings, etc. making this destination, THE […]

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eSports,Events

2017 League of Legends World Championship – TSM eliminated in Group Stage

20 Oct , 2017  

The second major stage of the 2017 League of Legends World Championship has come to a close and with it, so did the dreams of half the remaining teams to become this year’s champs. The Group Stage was a grueling process for all the teams involved, as they each played six games in four days […]

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eSports,Events,Video Games

EPISODE 4 OF RE:PLAY, WORLDGAMING’S HOSTED MAGAZINE SERIES IS NOW ONLINE

5 Oct , 2017  

The re:play talk show is a weekly hosted magazine series featuring issues, news and events from the world of eSports.   Daily curated content from across the web will feature the best-of-the-best of what’s out there related to eSports: articles, videos, event coverage, player profiles, blogs, podcasts, social media postings, etc. making this destination, THE […]

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eSports,Events

2017 League of Legends World Championships Play-Ins Concluded – Group Stage Set

3 Oct , 2017  

The first stage of the 2017 League of Legends World Championship is officially complete with the play-in portion of the event concluding last week. This portion of the event included only included the bottom 12 of 24 total seeds, with eight being eliminated from the competition in this preliminary component. With only four teams able […]

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Announcements,eSports,Events,Video Games

EPISODE 3 OF RE:PLAY, WORLDGAMING’S HOSTED MAGAZINE SERIES IS NOW ONLINE

29 Sep , 2017  

The re:play talk show is a weekly hosted magazine series featuring issues, news and events from the world of eSports.   Daily curated content from across the web will feature the best-of-the-best of what’s out there related to eSports: articles, videos, event coverage, player profiles, blogs, podcasts, social media postings, etc. making this destination, THE […]

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eSports,Video Games

Bionik Quckshoot Grips Review

25 Sep , 2017  

Bionik Quckshoot Grips Review

Written by Jon Scarr   The controller is perhaps one of the most prevalent hardware modifications that are made in gaming today. As a competitive sport, eSports is all about being the best you can, pushing yourself to the limits, and getting the edge over your opponents. Since the release of the Xbox One Elite […]

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eSports,Events

EPISODE 2 OF RE:PLAY, WORLDGAMING’S HOSTED MAGAZINE SERIES IS NOW ONLINE

22 Sep , 2017  

The re:play talk show is a weekly hosted magazine series featuring issues, news and events from the world of eSports.   Daily curated content from across the web will feature the best-of-the-best of what’s out there related to eSports: articles, videos, event coverage, player profiles, blogs, podcasts, social media postings, etc. making this destination, THE […]

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eSports,Video Games

WorldGaming eSports Professional Player Profile: Hexo

19 Sep , 2017  

WorldGaming eSports Professional Player Profile: Hexo

Written By: Steve Vegvari   Hailing from Quebec, Hexo has been on the scene for a long time. For over eight years, Hexo has had multiple roles including manager, organizer and of course; competitor. Hexo has transitioned himself from being involved in both League of Legends and Heroes of The Storm to now focusing on […]

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eSports,Events,Video Games

FaZe Clan sweep Team Liquid to win ESL One New York

18 Sep , 2017  

European Counterstrike has emerged victorious once again with FaZe Clan’s resounding victory at ESL One New York this weekend marking their second major tournament victory of 2017. The victory earned the squad a hefty $125 000 payday and cemented their position as one of the strongest teams in the world. Other ESL New York Coverage […]

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eSports,Events

EPISODE 1 OF RE:PLAY, WORLDGAMING’S HOSTED MAGAZINE SERIES IS NOW ONLINE

15 Sep , 2017  

The re:play talk show is a weekly hosted magazine series featuring issues, news and events from the world of eSports.   Daily curated content from across the web will feature the best-of-the-best of what’s out there related to eSports: articles, videos, event coverage, player profiles, blogs, podcasts, social media postings, etc. making this destination, THE […]

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eSports,Events

ESL One Weekend Pass Giveaway

12 Sep , 2017  

Written by: Francisco “Kuya Kix” Tejada   ESL One NYC is going down this weekend and we’ve joined forces with ESL to give Weekend Passes to 10 lucky winners to see the best CS:GO and Street Fighter V players live at the Barclays Center!   Contestants can enter through Twitter, and earn extra entries through […]

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eSports,Events

Fan Expo ‘17 “Beat The Pro” Recap & WorldGaming eSports Professional Player Profile: W1nterwarz

12 Sep , 2017  

Written By: Steve Vegvari   During the Toronto Fan Expo 2017, WorldGaming hosted the “Beat The Pro” competition. In partnership with WB Games Canada, anyone and everyone could step up to the plate and take on the Injustice 2 Regional Champion; W1nterwarz. As the doors opened on September 2nd, a line formed and would not […]

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eSports,Events,Tournaments,Video Games

2017 League of Legends World Championship Qualifiers Complete

12 Sep , 2017  

All images courtesy of Riot Games. One of the world’s most viewed annual esports event is beginning again shortly, with 24 of the best League of Legends teams from around the world travelling to China for the World Championships.After a grueling season and an intense qualification process, those twenty four teams have all been decided […]

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Counter Strike,eSports,Events,Tournaments

ESL One New York – Counter Strike Preview

12 Sep , 2017  

ESL is no stranger to putting on events that include world class talent and the upcoming ESL One, held at the Barclay’s Center in New York September 15th-17th will continue that tradition. The hype is growing for the upcoming ESL event in which they directly invited six of the undisputed best teams from around the […]

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eSports,Video Games

WorldGaming eSports Professional Player Profile – Exi

11 Sep , 2017  

WorldGaming eSports Professional Player Profile - Exi

Written By: Steve Vegvari   Exi has been embroiled in the Overwatch competition since the early days of the beta. After discovering what eSports may have in story for him, he has committed the time to honing his skills. Exi loves the notion of bouncing between roles, but often finds himself fulfilling the tank position. […]

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eSports,Events,Video Games

Quakcon 2017: The return of the original FPS Esport

8 Sep , 2017  

Written by: Dave Throop   Dallas, Texas was the location for a special Quakecon this year with the release of Quake Champions, the revamped version of the world’s very first first person shooter esport. The game had long been stagnant, with the competitive scene being eclipsed in popularity by many of the newer titles that […]

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eSports,Events,Video Games

ESL Gamescom PUBG LAN Invitational Sparks Multiple Community Discussions

8 Sep , 2017  

Written by: Dave Throop     Cologne, Germany was home to the hit game Players Unknown Battle Grounds (PUBG) debut LAN event, and third ever official competitive tournament. Players from around the world competed against well known streamers and influencers for four different days with players competing in free for all, duo, and team competition […]

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eSports,Events,Video Games

Meet the ESL One New York 2017 broadcast team!

7 Sep , 2017  

Originally published on ESL   These are the faces and voices who will be bringing you all the action live.   ESL One New York 2017 powered by Intel is inching closer and closer with world’s top teams preparing to compete in the Big Apple. We will see Astralis, Virtus.pro, Natus Vincere, SK Gaming, FaZe […]

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eSports,Events

OverWatch World Cup Update

5 Sep , 2017  

Written by: Dave Throop   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.   After weeks of international competition the final 8 teams that will be advancing to Blizzcon to compete at the World Cup have been […]

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eSports,Video Games

WorldGaming eSports Professional Player Profile – Verbo

5 Sep , 2017  

WorldGaming eSports Professional Player Profile - Verbo

Written By: Steve Vegvari Verbo in a Italian-Canadian player from Toronto, Ontario. Playing on the Immortals team, Verbo contributes in a strong support role. His career has taken him and his team to winning the Overwatch Winter Premiere in 2016, the Overwatch Carbon Series tournaments and Overwatch Contenders. His passion for the game and focus […]

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