eSports,Events,Video Games

Lunatic-Hai Crowned OGN Apex Season Two Champions

18 Apr , 2017  

OGN Apex Season Two

Written by Dave Throop   The second season of OGN’s Apex Overwatch tournament concluded on Saturday April 8th as Runaway squared off against Lunatic-Hai in an incredible back and forth best of seven series. Apex is the premier competitive Overwatch tournament taking place before the official Overwatch league begins in quarter three of this year. […]

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eSports,Events

LW Blue Takes Third Place in OGN Apex – Meta Athena Exposed

6 Apr , 2017  

OGN Apex Semi Finals

Written by Dave Throop   After both LW Blue and Meta Athena fell in their semi final matches last week the two teams met up on Friday to decide who would take home third place in OGN’s Apex tournament. Apex is the premier competitive Overwatch tournament taking place before the official Overwatch league begins in […]

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eSports,Events

Team Liquid and Team EnVyUs Retain their Slots for the LCS Summer Split

5 Apr , 2017  

LCS Summer Split

Written by Dave Throop   The North American League of Legends Championship Series (LCS) Summer Promotional tournament took place March 31st-April 2nd determining the final teams that will compete in the Summer Split of the LCS. The summer split is seen as the most essential component of the season as winning automatically qualifies a team […]

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eSports,Events

Optic Gaming Dominate their Second Halo World Championship

4 Apr , 2017  

Halo World Championship

Halo World Championship Coverage Written by Dave Throop   The second Halo 5 World Championship took place March 24-26th at the ESL Studios in Burbank, California. The best 12 teams from around the world were brought in to compete for their share of a $1 million prize pool and the glory of being crowned best […]

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Events

Cineplex WorldGaming Canadian Championship Series Winner and Highlights

26 Mar , 2017  

Canadian Championship Series Finale

Sunday, March 26th , 2017 will go down in gaming history as the day that WorldGaming, Cineplex, PlayStation and #WGNation rallied together to create the biggest eSports event ever in Canada! It all started with the online qualifiers in January and ended with an epic finale in front of a sold out crowd at Scotiabank […]

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Events

OGN Apex Quarter Finals – LW Blue Takes Final Spot in Semi Finals

24 Mar , 2017  

OGN Apex Quarter Finals

Written by Dave Throop Quarter Final action has concluded for the second season of the Overwatch OGN Apex tournament. Apex is the premier competitive Overwatch tournament taking place before the official Overwatch league begins in quarter three of this year. The tournament takes place in Seoul, South Korea. Apex begun with four groups, each consisting […]

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Events

Canadian Championship Series Profile: Meet Andrew Ivers and his team GIRG

23 Mar , 2017  

Canadian Championship Series Profile

Meet Team GIRG The Canadian Championship finals for Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare are happening this Sunday, March 26th and it’s going to be huge! Lots of big action on the big screen! Eight teams will be battling it out live at Scotiabank Theatre Toronto for the grand prize of $20K and a trip to […]

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Events

Cineplex and WorldGaming Bring in Top Call of Duty Casters for the Cineplex WorldGaming Canadian Championship Series Finale

9 Mar , 2017  

Canadian Championship Finale Casters

Meet the Casters for the Cineplex WorldGaming Canadian Championship Series Finale   The Cineplex WorldGaming Canadian Championship Series presented by PlayStation 4 featuring Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare finals will be held on March 26th at the Scotiabank Theatre in the heart of downtown Toronto, Canada. The series finale is the culmination of six weeks […]

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Cineplex Gaming Events,Events

Cineplex WorldGaming Canadian Championship Series Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare Information & Qualifiers

6 Mar , 2017  

Canadian Championship Call of Duty Infinite Warfare

Lead your team to gaming glory in the next Cineplex WorldGaming Canadian Championship Series for your chance to win $65,000 in cash prizes, and a trip to the 2017 CWL Anaheim Open. Registration is now closed for the Cineplex WorldGaming Canadian Championship Series, presented by PlayStation featuring Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare! Thank you to all of […]

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Cineplex Gaming Events,Events

Cineplex WorldGaming Canadian Championship Series: Pro Tips From FaZe Agony

24 Feb , 2017  

Cineplex Worldgaming Canadian Championship Series Pro Tips from Faze Agony-01

The Cineplex WorldGaming Canadian Championship Series Presented by PS4™ featuring Call of Duty® is getting heated. Teams from across Canada are, right this second, competing against each other head-to-head for a chance to win $65,000 in cash prizes and a trip to the 2017 CWL Anaheim Open. As teams continue to play for a spot […]

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Cineplex Gaming Events,Events,Video Games

Cineplex WorldGaming Canadian Championship Series: How To Find A Team

15 Feb , 2017  

The Cineplex WorldGaming Canadian Championship Series, presented by PlayStation featuring Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare action is only starting. Canadians from across the country are assembling teams and competing for $65,000 in cash prizes and a trip to the 2017 CWL Anaheim Open. If you’re having some difficulties in finding a team or a player […]

Cineplex Gaming Events,Events,Tournaments

Cineplex WorldGaming Canadian Championship Series FAQ

30 Jan , 2017  

Canadian Championship Series FAQ

If you have a question about the Cineplex WorldGaming Canadian Championship, this is the place to get the answer. You can also review the Tournament Walkthrough which guides you through the Online Qualifiers on WorldGaming if you’re new to the site.   Cineplex WorldGaming Canadian Championship Series FAQ If you don’t see your question here, […]

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Events,News

PlayStation Experience 2016: New Games Revealed

21 Dec , 2016  

PlayStation Experience

PlayStation Experience 2016 revealed a lot of new games coming to the PlayStation scene. Sony showed off a lot during this year’s PlayStation Experience event—even compared to E3 2016. See what games were revealed to the whole world, what PSX is also about, and much more.   Get Exclusive Gaming News When You Join WorldGaming […]

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Announcements,Events

eSports Industry Awards 2016: Preview + Guests

11 Nov , 2016  

eSports Industry Awards 2016

Amer “Miracle-” al-BarqawiThe eSports Industry Awards 2016 is happening on Monday, November 21st, 2016. eSports industry professionals will come together to celebrate the achievements and network within the industry. This event is one of a kind, so expect big names to be there. Check out what the event is all about and which special guests […]

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Announcements,Events

BlizzCon 2016 Preview: Highlights + Guests [Updated]

7 Nov , 2016  

blizzcon 2016 highlights

BlizzCon 2016 was awesome, #WGNation! The hype was real this year, what with it being the 10th year anniversary of the event and the 25th anniversary of Blizzard. Costume and talent contests, intense tournament action, and of course an awesome guest speaker lineup. Check out what happened at BlizzCon 2016.   Stay Up-to-Date on the Biggest […]

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League of Legends World Finals 2016

31 Oct , 2016  

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The League of Legends World Finals 2016 viewing party is over! Thanks to everyone who came out and joined us at the Cineplex theaters. Watching and playing video games on the big screen is a completely different experience and something you should definitely try out! If you missed out on this Cineplex event, not to […]

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Events

The Canada Cup 2016: Highlights [UPDATED]

30 Oct , 2016  

canada-cup-2016

The Canada Cup 2016 is now over! Check out what happened over this 3-day event right here in our hometown, Toronto. From killer combos, crazy button smashing, and up-and-coming fighters giving it their all, this was the event to be at over the weekend. Attendees got to experience fighting games like never before with the […]

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Events

TwitchCon 2016: Highlights + Speakers

12 Sep , 2016  

twitchcon 2016

TwitchCon 2016 is over! Check out what happened at this year’s TwitchCon. From the streaming communities to the developers who make the games we love playing, it’s a celebration of all things Twitch. The WorldGaming team had their our booth at the San Diego Convention Center, California from September 30 – October 2. The #WGNation […]

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Events

Fan Expo 2016: Highlights + Stan Lee’s Final Visit

8 Sep , 2016  

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Comic books, celebrity meets, workshops, screenings, and last ever famous appearances – this year Fan Expo Canada was next level! Celebrating its 22nd year, Fan Expo Canada kicked off on Thursday, September 1st during the Labour Day Weekend in Toronto at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. Fan Expo is the largest Comics, Sci-fi, Horror, Anime, […]

Events

The International 2016 Dota 2 Championships Prize Pool + Winners

15 Aug , 2016  

The International 6

The International 2016 Dota 2 Championships concluded on Saturday, August 13th. The final match of the TI6 Dota 2 Championships between Wings Gaming and Digital Chaos was a suspenseful event. Two teams competing for $9.1 million of the $20.7 million cash prize pool and the Aegis of Champions. The $9.1 million pool prize is considered […]

Events

TI6 Day 4: Pure Chaos as More “Underdogs” Eliminate Favorites

9 Aug , 2016  

The International 6

On the fourth day of The International 2016’s main event, three more teams were sent home from the lower bracket. Digital Chaos went on a rampage, first eliminating TNC Gaming then moving on and crushing heavy favorites EHOME in convincing fashion.     Fnatic crushed Liquid in two tense games and are set to play MVP […]

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The International 6: Day 3 Highlights and Gameplay

9 Aug , 2016  

The International 6

Already at Day 3 and DotA competition is fierce at The International 2016 (TI16 for short). There were plenty of games played that absolutely were stunning to watch. The fan favorite of the competition, Alliance, was eliminated by Fnatic. A surprising moment for both fans and the team.     Liquid’s new consistent pre-TI form returned to […]

Events

Street Fighter V at Evo 2016

2 Aug , 2016  

Street Fighter V at evo 2016

Evo has been the main attraction every year for fighting game fans all over the world and this year was no exception. Taking place in Las Vegas, the tournament features the biggest fighting game titles such as the classically competitive Super Smash Brothers Melee, Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3 and even the newer titles such […]

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Events

Game Awards 2015: Awards, Premieres + Guests

7 Dec , 2015  

Games Awards 2015

The Game Awards 2015 did not disappoint last week. So many great games were honored, many taking home multiple wins in their respective game categories. In the end, the jury and advisors panel made up of 30 members of the international media has to pick their favorites, and here they are for 2015: Game of the Year The […]

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Events

Blizzcon 2015 Best Reveals and Previews

9 Nov , 2015  

Blizzcon 2015

On November 6th and 7th, Blizzcon 2015 took over the Anaheim Convention Center in California for it’s annual tribute to the developer’s long line-up of titles. Despite the $200 ticket for the two day event, which many Blizzard Entertainment fanatics thought well worth the price, the event drew hundreds to discuss the minutia of their most popular […]

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Events,Tournaments

The World Series of Video Games 2015

10 Oct , 2015  

WSVG Grand Finals

We’ve finally reached the last week of the WSVG! The top player from each region are heading to the Maldives next week to play in the Grand Finals for the big cash payouts. We’ll be announcing the finalists early next week, so pick who you’re going to cheer for and get ready to watch it live […]

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Events

TwitchCon 2015 Updates and Exclusive Photos

1 Oct , 2015  

TwitchCon 2015

The first-every TwitchCon was an amazing success with over 20,000 gamers flocking to San Fran to witness it! We had a lot of positive feedback about our Chill Out and Charge UP lounge from gamers who were looking for a place to relax among the madness – and play a game or two of course. […]

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Events

Good Game Con Guests, Winners, and Highlights

29 Jul , 2015  

Good Game Con

Toronto experienced its first Good Game Con last month on July 25 + 26. For two days, hundreds of GTA gamers gathered at Hunter & Lucas Esports Club to meet Scarra, Meteos, and Kripparrian, show off their wicked cosplay, grab handfuls of free swag, and of course play some titles like Hearthstone and FIFA 15. […]

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Events

Rainbow Six Siege Games at SDCC 2015

28 Jul , 2015  

Rainbow Six Siege at SSDC

130,000 pop culture fanatics filled the convention center for San Diego Comic-Con 2015. WorldGaming was there with Ubisoft for the inaugural Siege Games event, celebrating the upcoming launch of Rainbow Six Siege by giving thousands of gamers an early look at the next title in this historic franchise. During the Siege Games, players come together […]

Events

It’s Here Toronto: Good Game Con 2015

20 Jul , 2015  

Good Game Con 2015

Toronto is tapping into the thousands of gamers around the GTA and hosting it’s first official gaming event, Good Game Con 2015. Organizers have put together an impressive line-up of activities including: Meet and greets with some huge names in gaming (Meteos, Scarra, and KRIPPARRIAN) Tournaments in Hearthstone and FIFA 15 Tonnes of giveaways and […]