eSports,Events,NHL

WGN Authority Report: BONES’ NHL GAMING WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP POWER RANKINGS – UPDATED

20 Jun , 2018  

By: Matt Giffen   UPDATE: Congratulations to Finland’s Erik Tammenpaa who swept the best-of-3 final against David Roebuck to win the inaugural championship and $50,000. Read more about the competition and watch all the highlights.     On March 9th the NHL shocked the eSports world announcing the NHL Gaming World Championships, with a prize […]

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eSports,Featured Gamers,Video Games

WGN Brain Trust: Iridium

19 Jun , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari Ted “Iridium” Smith is an up and coming eSports competitor.  The 20 year old Cleveland based player has spent the last two years engaged in the Rocket League eSports community.  During his time, he played for Flux eSports, Aura Frost and SoaR Gaming. Recently, Iridium has been transitioning himself to compete […]

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eSports,NBA 2K

WGN Brain Trust: Dimez “You won’t be successful if you don’t put the work in”

18 Jun , 2018  

****UPDATE since conducting this interview Dimez has since become a PRO NBA 2K League player with Mavs GG****   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 […]

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eSports,Events,NBA 2K

WGN Authority Report: June 15th

15 Jun , 2018  

It was a relatively quiet week in esports with the fighting game community taking the week off after some intense weeks of competition around the country and the Call of Duty community gets ready to compete in Anaheim this weekend. We saw the Overwatch conclude its second last week of play and the NBA 2K […]

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eSports,News,Video Games

WGN GAME THEORY: E3 Summary and Analysis

14 Jun , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari E3 wrapped up its weeklong conference and media showcase event in Los Angeles. Each year, gamers clamour to get more information on upcoming games and new announcements.  While some of these titles were expected, a ton of details emerged showing continuing support and new iterations of beloved eSports franchises.  Here is […]

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Call of Duty,eSports,Video Games

WGN GAME THEORY: What Changes Could Mean For Call of Duty

11 Jun , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari Call of Duty has become a franchise with deep roots in the blockbuster-esc campaigns and wildly competitive online multiplayer.  Since the early days of Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare, Activision and their collective development studios have worked tirelessly to create memorable experiences.  Balancing spectacular stories with a multiplayer that rewards […]

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eSports,NBA 2K,Tournaments

WGN Authority Report: June 8th

8 Jun , 2018  

Despite the Call of Duty World League taking the week off there was plenty of action the past week in esports. Dreamhack Austin and Smash N’ Splash gave fighting game fans all the action they could want while the Overwatch League entered the latter half of its final stage. For sports fans, the NBA2K League […]

Announcements,eSports,NBA 2K

The NBA 2K Uprising Weekend League Officially Tips Off

8 Jun , 2018  

Latest tournament from MLSE and WorldGaming Network is now open for registration   Players attempt to box each other out for over $10,000 in cash prizes   Toronto, ON | June 8 – Calling all NBA 2K18 fans! You can now officially test your squad’s abilities and register for the ‘Uprising Weekend League,’ the latest […]

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Announcements,eSports,NBA 2K

Tournament Announcement: Uprising Weekend League Powered by WorldGaming Network

5 Jun , 2018  

Overview   The Raptors Uprising Weekend League is now open for registration. Qualifiers run on every Saturday and Sunday from June 9th to July 22nd. Sign up your team of three today to compete for $10,000 in cash.   Join the Uprising Weekend League   Check out our HOW TO PLAY video for the UWL […]

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Call of Duty,eSports,NBA 2K

WGN Authority Report June 1st

1 Jun , 2018  

It was another busy week in esports with many of the leagues now being in full swing. The Overwatch League is halfway through its final stage of the season while the Call of Duty World League has now finally seen all teams play at least three games. Meanwhile the NBA2K League enters its final week […]

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eSports,Featured,Video Games

WGN GAME THEORY: Understanding PUBG’s Miramar Map

1 Jun , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari So, you know the Erangel map in PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds inside and out.  You have memorized each corner of the map and have mastered the technique of looting Mylta Power and living to tell about it.  Things may have begun to get a little old.   Join an Esports tournament on WorldGaming […]

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eSports,Featured Gamers,Video Games

WGN BRAIN TRUST: Kritikal

31 May , 2018  

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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Call of Duty,eSports,Events,FIFA,NBA 2K,Quake,Tournaments

WGN Authority Report May 24th

25 May , 2018  

NBWith only two weeks remaining before the mid-season invitational the next two weeks will be filled with intense competition as the teams all vie to qualify for the first major tournament of the season. Games are every Friday and Saturday beginning at 7pm and 11am respectively and can be watched live on the official Twitch […]

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Call of Duty,eSports,Featured Gamers

WGN BRAIN TRUST: MRKN_MAGIK

24 May , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari   MRKN_Magik is currently sitting on the roster of Call of Duty players on the MRKN Clan.  Magik just recently played alongside his teammates; Flawless, JHaze, and Vicious.  The team is competiting in the Call of Duty World League 2K tournaments in order to qualify for CWL Dallas.  The west coast […]

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eSports,Events

SUNLESSKHAN PRESENTS: 18 SKILLS ROCKET LEAGUE PLAYERS CAN LEARN FROM SOCCER

24 May , 2018  

We teamed up with YouTuber SunlessKhan for an exclusive Rocket League video. Check out 18 skills Rocket League players can learn from soccer players:     And don’t forget to sign up for the Rocket League Canadian Challenge sponsored by Pizza Pops and Driving Force to win your share of $20,000 in cash and prizes. […]

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Call of Duty,eSports,Featured Gamers

WGN BRAIN TRUST: CJ Kornhaus

17 May , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari   CJ Kornhaus is one of the two owners of eRa Eternity.  Based in Pennsylvania, CJ is one of two acting CEOs for the company, alongside Torontonian, Alex Arteaga.  eRa Eternity was formed back in 2012.  The basis began as a platform for Youtube montage videos and a dedicated Trickshot team.  In […]

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Call of Duty,eSports,Events,Fighting Games,Tournaments

WGN Esports Authority Report: May 16th

16 May , 2018  

The past seven days were another action packed week in the world of esports. Although the Overwatch League was on it’s final vacation week heading into the fourth and final stage, the second stage of the Call of Duty World League got underway.With the League of Legends Mid Season Invitational entering its final stage and […]

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Announcements,eSports,Events

WorldGaming Announces Rocket League Canadian Challenge

15 May , 2018  

Players to Compete for Over $20,000 in Cash and Prizes   Pizza Pops and Driving Force Sign on as Tournament Sponsors   Sign up for the Rocket League Canadian Challenge today   Play in the Rocket League Canadian Challenge for your piece of $20,000   Toronto, ON | May 15, 2018 – Today WorldGaming Network […]

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eSports,Madden,Tournaments

Authority Report: May 1st

1 May , 2018  

It was a relatively quiet week for esports but with the Madden Bowl taking place live at the NFL Draft and the year’s largest charity gaming event, there was still plenty of great action for esports fans to enjoy. Call of Duty took a break this week but Overwatch League action rolled on. Let’s get […]

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eSports,Featured Gamers,Video Games

Brain Trust: Phnx

25 Apr , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari Philip “Phnx” Kolmus has been keeping himself busy in the eSports industry.  He is the team manager for Syntic eSports Academy. Phnx has dipped his toes into different genres of games while competing. From Call of Duty to League of Legends.  He currently finds himself at home playing Epic’s Battle Royale […]

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Call of Duty,eSports,Events,Madden,Video Games

Esports Authority Report April 24th

24 Apr , 2018  

It has been an another incredible few weeks in esports action. MLG brought incredible Call of Duty game play to Seattle, The Madden Ultimate League has been reduced to just four competitors, and three weeks of Overwatch League competition are in the books. With so much to look at let’s get right into it.   […]

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eSports,Featured Gamers,Video Games

Brain Trust: Ace

18 Apr , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari Aaron “Ace” Elam is a long time Halo player.  Early on the eSports scene, Ace has been competing in many Halo tournaments.  He began playing Halo upon the release of Halo: Combat Evolved and began the competitive grind in 2006. Ace is most known for his time in the MLG circuit.  […]

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Call of Duty,eSports,NBA 2K,Tournaments

Esports Authority Report April 13th

13 Apr , 2018  

It has been another busy week in esports with the Overwatch League beginning its third stage of Season 1 action with some surprising results. The NBA2K League has released its schedule for the season and Stage 1 of the Call of Duty World League came to a thrilling conclusion. Meanwhile the Madden Ultimate League regular […]

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eSports,Fighting Games,Video Games

GAME THEORY: Roster Changes For Smash On Switch

12 Apr , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari During the end of Nintendo’s latest Direct, Nintendo revealed a trailer for Super Smash Bros. on the Switch.  The internet collectively exploded with anticipation.  Later, it was announced that Masahiro Sakurai had been working on the new title since the last piece of DLC was released for Smash 4.   Join […]

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eSports,Featured Gamers,Video Games

Brain Trust: Frosty

11 Apr , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari Jordan “Frosty” Frost plays Rainbow Six Siege under the Revolt Gaming umbrella.  Since Frosty has joined the team, he was able to win Major League on the Xbox platform.  Things have shaken up a little since then. As PC is the only platform the Pro League supports.  Frosty has now transitioned […]

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Call of Duty,eSports,Events,Madden,NBA 2K

Esports Authority Report: April 6th

6 Apr , 2018  

Despite the Overwatch League taking a week off between Stages 2 and 3 of its inaugural season it has been a very busy week in esports. The Madden Ultimate League continued its regular season play while the UK was home to some incredible Call of Duty action in Birmingham. This was capped off with the […]

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eSports,Fighting Games,Video Games

GAME THEORY: Features Super Smash Bros. Needs On Switch

6 Apr , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari As Nintendo revealed their plans to bring Super Smash Bros. to the Switch in some capacity, the internet caught fire.  Thousands of theories based on whether or not this would be a port or a brand new iteration of Nintendo’s premier fighting game hatched. Either way, a new Smash Bros. title […]

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Call of Duty,eSports,Madden,Tournaments

Esports Authority Report : March 30th

30 Mar , 2018  

The past week was definitely not one you wanted to miss as it was filled with top-notch esports action.  There was a crazy conclusion to the Stage 1 Call of Duty World League regular season and some very surprising results to conclude Stage 2 of the Overwatch League. We’ll dive into what happened in both […]

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Call of Duty,eSports,Events,Madden,NBA 2K,Tournaments

Esports Authority Report: March 22

23 Mar , 2018  

Welcome to the first edition of the Authority Report. Each week we will dive into the latest esports news so you can stay on top of your favorite games, even if you were too busy to catch all the action yourself. There’s a lot to cover this week so let’s get you up to speed. […]

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eSports,Featured Gamers,Video Games

WorldGaming eSports Professional Player Profile: Fuzion

21 Mar , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari Scott “Fuzion” Findlay is a professional Halo eSports player from Scotland. He broke through on the Halo scene during Halo 2.  Since that time he has been attending tournaments for each franchise title. During this foray into eSports, Fuzion has player in a slew of competitions.  He rose to first place […]

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