Events,Video Games

BlizzCon 2017: Every Major Blizzard Title Gets Something New

7 Nov , 2017  

2017 has already been a big year for Blizzard with the announcement of Overwatch League earlier this year and two successful seasons of Overwatch Contenders. With such a successful year to date expectations were large for BlizzCon and Blizzard delivered in a big way. Not only were there announcements for Overwatch, but also World of […]

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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,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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Events,Video Games

Middle-earth Shadow of War official launch event

11 Oct , 2017  

Written by: Jon Scarr To celebrate the impending release of Middle-Earth: Shadow of War, the sequel to Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment held a private launch event in Toronto just a few days ago, which I had the esteem pleasure of attending. Not only was I one of the first gamers in […]

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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Cineplex Gaming Events,Events,Tournaments

Congratulations to TORQUED for winning the CS:GO Canadian Championship

24 Sep , 2017  

After weeks of online qualifiers and two days of intense gameplay in our National Finals we are proud to announce TORQUED as the winners of the CS:GO Canadian Championships. Written By: Steve Vegvari After months of fierce competition, the CS:GO Canadian Championship Series came to a head. WorldGaming held the finals at the Scotiabank Theatre […]

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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,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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Events

Xbox, Playstation, Nintendo and more: Toronto Fan Expo 2017 Recap

12 Sep , 2017  

Written By: Steve Vegvari   Toronto Fan Expo kicked off its celebrations once again on August 31st. The four day event hosted by Fan Expo Canada took place at the Toronto Metro Convention Center. Fans of film, television, comics and of course video games came from far and wide to check out the latest and […]

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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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Events,Video Games

Mario, Call of Duty, Assassin’s Creed and more: a rundown of the Toronto Fan Expo 2017 Playable Demos

12 Sep , 2017  

Written By: Steve Vegvari   There were quite a few games on the show floor during the Toronto Fan Expo 2017. I had the chance to get my hands on a few of the demos this year and try them out before their upcoming release. A few standouts this year were Detroit: Become Human and […]

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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,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,Events,Video Games

Quakecon 2017 Recap

28 Aug , 2017  

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Written By: Steve Vegvari   Players from across the globe gathered to The Gaylord Convention Center from August 24th to August 27th in Dallas, Texas. For over 20 years, ZeniMax Media has organized the event to showcase the latest and greatest from id Software and other development studios under the ZeniMax umbrella. Read our Quakecon […]

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eSports,Events

Injustice 2: Philly Summer Jam VS Fighting Results and Absolute Battle Results

28 Aug , 2017  

Written by: Dave Throop   The Injustice 2 Pro series is winding down before the 2017 World Championships. With only a few events remaining before the World Championship each of these events each tournament is increasingly important as players have fewer remaining chances to qualify.   August was an action packed month for the Injustice […]

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eSports,Events,Video Games

Gambit Dominate Krakow Malmo Next on the Horizon CSGO

28 Aug , 2017  

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Written by Dave Throop   Gambit Gaming have proven themselves to be the current kings of counter strike after a dominating performance in Krakow at the PGL Major. The tournament was held using a Swiss format for groups, meaning teams had to win a total of 3 games against other teams with a similar record […]

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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 “KuyaKix” 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 all. […]

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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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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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eSports,Events

OpTic Gaming Becomes 2017 COD Champs

12 Aug , 2017  

Written by: Dave Throop   Fans of the Greenwall can finally rejoice. After suffering yearly defeats at the largest Call of Duty tournament, OpTic Gaming has finally been able to claim the throne, and a $600 000 purse for themselves.   The path was not easy for OpTic this year. Suffering a loss in the […]

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