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Updated Profile Page includes SMS phone number verification

28 Mar , 2017  

SMS Phone Verification

Why SMS verification? We work very hard at WorldGaming to ensure fair play for all. One way we do this is by confirming that a player is uniquely who they say they are by verifying their phone number through SMS. This feature was added to our registration process in November 2016. Players who registered prior […]

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Injustice 2 Returns with a Super-Powered Sequel

23 Feb , 2017  

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  Written by Jon Scarr   Injustice: Gods Among Us, developed by NetherRealm Studios and published by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, is one of my favorite fighting games in recent memory. This past October, Cineplex held an in-theatre event where fans across Canada got to play and compete on the big screen. That’s why when I […]

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Inside Gamer News OpTic Gaming Win the Call of Duty World League Paris Open

21 Feb , 2017  

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In recent gamer news, OpTic Gaming wins the Call of Duty World League Paris Open! First, we want to congratulate OpTic Gaming and all the players and teams that competed in the third international CWL event of the year this previous weekend. Each team played hard in the February 17th – 19th, 2017 tournament, but […]

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New WorldGaming Elo Leaderboards are Live

14 Feb , 2017  

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The new WorldGaming Elo Leaderboards are in full swing, so now when you compete in a leaderboard-style tournament on our site, it won’t be ranked by most wins. Not familiar with the Elo rating system? We’ve got the details for you right here.   WorldGaming Elo Leaderboards: Why did we change them? We made the […]

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Inside Gamer News EUnited Win the Call of Duty World League Atlanta Open

13 Feb , 2017  

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In the latest gamer news EUnited has upset OpTic Gaming to take home the Call of Duty World League Atlanta Open! The team at WorldGaming would like to congratulate EUnited and all the players and teams that competed throughout the weekend. Many intense matches were fought over February 10 – 12th 2017, but only one […]

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Game Release Calendar,News

Inside Gamer News: Xbox Gold And Playstation Plus Deals

11 Feb , 2017  

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PlayStation Plus and Xbox Gold members receive free games every month, ranging from AAA titles to indie games. It adds some pleasant surprises to everyone’s personal game release calendar! We’ll list Xbox Gold and PlayStation Plus titles here every month, as they become available. We’ll tell you a bit about each game so that you know […]

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Inside Gamer News: Boston Bruins Invest in Splyce

10 Feb , 2017  

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One of the most storied franchises in the National Hockey League is ready to make its mark on eSports. Delaware North, the parent company of the six-time Stanley Cup champion Boston Bruins and the TD Garden, have invested in eSports franchise Splyce, which fields nine professional eSports teams across League of Legends, Call of Duty, […]

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Inside Gamer News: NBA + Take-Two Announce eSports League

9 Feb , 2017  

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Today in gaming news NBA has announced their plans to create a brand new eSports league alongside Take-Two Interactive Software. The NBA’s footprint was already expanding at an unreal rate, what with: Its massive television rights deal Games being played on international soil Development League expansion Virtual reality offerings and the like   And now, […]

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The #PlayersChoice Giveaway Titanfall 2 Edition (New Winner)

7 Feb , 2017  

#PlayersChoice Giveaway Titanfall 2 Edition

Huge thanks to everyone who cast their vote in the #PlayersChoice Giveaway Titanfall 2 Edition! The team at WorldGaming would like to congratulate “D” for winning the $100 gaming gift card. You’re awesome!   Didn’t win this round? Don’t worry, we have contests on WorldGaming every month! Check back soon to find out your next […]

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Inside Gamer News: The Hands-On Review of the Nintendo Switch

1 Feb , 2017  

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Written by Jon Scarr   The official launch of Nintendo’s new hybrid console, the Nintendo Switch, is just weeks away. This past Friday I was able to go hands-on with the new hardware and some of its upcoming games at the Nintendo Switch Preview Tour. Hosted at Toronto’s Metro Toronto Convention Centre – the only […]

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DOTA,eSports,News

DOTA Pit League Season 5 Tournament : Recap + Winners

23 Jan , 2017  

Dota Pit League Season 5

The Dota Pit League Season 5 tournament is now over! It was an intense three-day tournament this weekend in Split, Croatia, where the eight teams battle it out hard for a chance to claim their shares of the $125,000 prize pool! Congrats to team Evil Geniuses who placed first and took home the grand prize […]

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Inside Gamer News: Why Gaming Will Be Better in 2017

21 Jan , 2017  

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2016 was a pretty good year for gaming, but 2017 will get even better. Why? Because we have VR, a new Nintendo console, and a ton of amazing games on the horizon. Keep reading because you’ll want to check out some of these items (or all of them) for yourself this year!   Get Paid […]

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Dreamhack Leipzig Gaming Convention: Recap + Highlights

20 Jan , 2017  

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DreamHack Leipzig 2017 is now over! This year’s event was full of events and intense tournaments that made it a big hit. We saw tournaments for CS:GO, Pokémon Sun and Moon, the new Tentactic format, and some amazing entries in the cosplay contest. Huge congratulations to all the tournament winners this year. If you missed […]

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ELeague Major 2017: CS:GO Teams, Prize Pool + More

18 Jan , 2017  

ELeague Major 2017

Would you play video games professionally for $400,000? Probably! ELeague Major 2017, one of the world’s most prestigious eSports tournaments, is just around the corner, and some of our favorite teams are returning to claim that gigantic prize pool. Don’t miss out on the chance to watch these pros play some of the best CounterStrike […]

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Cineplex Gaming Events: 2017 Preview

13 Jan , 2017  

Cineplex Gaming Events: 2017 Preview

It’s official, eSports are taking the world by storm. Already hugely popular in many parts of the world, news media in North America were all abuzz in 2016 over this “new” trend. With big cash prizes to match the big-screen action, the WorldGaming and Cineplex gaming events and tournaments are as much fun to watch […]

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Inside Gamer News: The Ultimate List of 2017 Most Anticipated Games

7 Jan , 2017  

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Some of the most anticipated games of all time will finally be available, and we’re ready to sink countless hours into them as soon as they come out.   Get more Insider Gamer News When You Join WorldGaming Make a FREE WorldGaming Account Now The Ultimate List of 2017 Most Anticipated Game Releases Here is […]

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The PlayStation 4 Pro Review: This is 4K Gaming

30 Dec , 2016  

The PlayStation 4 Pro Review

Sony recently released the PlayStation 4 Pro after much speculation of a rumored upgraded console began to surface earlier this year. Officially unveiled at a special press conference in early September, Sony’s PlayStation 4 Pro brings in a whole slew of impressive upgrades. Now that the PlayStation 4 Pro is available for purchase, there are […]

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Inside Gamer News: Super Mario Run Nintendo’s Latest Gaming App

28 Dec , 2016  

Super Mario Run released on December 15th, 2016, and is the second of Nintendo gaming app to hit the iOS store (it will become available on Android later in 2017). Get ready to run, jump, and pull off awesome moves as your favorite plumber as you guide him to the flagpole as fast as possible—using […]

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Does Watch Dogs 2 Live Up To Its Own Expectations?

26 Dec , 2016  

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The first Watch Dogs fell short of expectations while introducing some cool concepts that didn’t quite nail it, but will Watch Dogs 2 change how gamers think about the franchise? Will updated graphics, tighter controls, and interesting gameplay help the franchise live on? Or did it set expectations too high once again? Now that we’ve […]

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What is Xbox Play Anywhere and What are Gamers Saying?

24 Dec , 2016  

Xbox Play Anywhere

In early September 2016, Xbox announced its latest feature: Xbox Play Anywhere. Microsoft couldn’t release this at a better time, with the newly released ReCore on the market and November’s games just recently launched. This new feature definitely changes how gamers will play—especially where they’ll play. From what we can tell, gamers are ecstatic about […]

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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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The #PlayersChoice Giveaway DotA 2 Edition

1 Dec , 2016  

WorldGaming #PlayersChoice Giveaway

Did you hear? The newest #PlayersChoice Giveaway Titanfall 2 Edition is here! Get all the details on how to cast your vote to win a $100 Xbox or PlayStation gift card right here.   Enter the New #PlayersChoice Giveaway #PlayersChoice Giveaway Titanfall 2 Edition   #PlayersChoice Giveaway DotA 2: Winner Announcement Thank you to everyone […]

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Xbox One Backwards Compatibility: What Is It All About?

25 Nov , 2016  

Xbox One Backwards Compatibility

For those gamers who own an Xbox One, it’s time to get in on the Xbox One backwards compatibility feature. The long-awaited feature launched in November 2015 and after a whole year, the backwards compatibility library has grown. Find out what the Xbox One backwards compatibility is all about and which Xbox 360 games you […]

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How An 18-Year-Old Made $30K Gaming

15 Nov , 2016  

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Video game tournaments with huge eight-figure prize pools, like the one for LoL Worlds, have caught everyone’s attention in the last few years. I can see why winning thousands of dollars for playing your favorite game is a tempting proposition, but for non-pro players qualifying for The International just isn’t very realistic. And that’s where casual gaming […]

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Nintendo NES Mini Makes 90s Kids Dreams Come True

13 Nov , 2016  

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Hey, 90s kids! Get ready to relive your childhood with the Nintendo NES Mini. Nostalgia is in the air and re-playing your favorite 8-bit Super Mario level will soon be on your TV screen. Nintendo’s glory days are back but for an even more affordable price.   Want More Gaming News? Join WorldGaming Make A FREE […]

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November 2016 Game Release Calendar

2 Nov , 2016  

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We’re all getting ready for some big things happening in the November 2016 game release calendar: The latest Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare and the Modern Warfare 4 Remastered The 20th anniversary of the Pokémon franchise releasing Sun and Moon on 3DS Indie hit OwlBoy coming to PC Take a look at the full list […]

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Exclusive Game Without Pain Interview

28 Oct , 2016  

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Are you an eSports gamer who loves to game but doesn’t like the pain? Enter Game Without Pain. When you game for long periods of time, some gamers can experience a few pains. This pain can be: Physically in your shoulders or wrist, Low energy levels, And even lack of nutrition. We like to game […]

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Snapchat ASUS Monitor Winner

10 Oct , 2016  

Asus Monitor Giveaway

Winner Announcement A big thank you to everyone who participated in our contest and helped celebrate our new Snapchat channel! Special congratulations to Alex B. from Mississauga, the winner of the ASUS MG248Q Gaming Monitor in our ASUS Gaming Monitor Snapchat Giveaway! In case you missed it, check out the giveaway below and some of […]

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IndieCade Festival 2016 Highlights and Guests [Updated]

7 Oct , 2016  

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IndieCade Festival 2016 is over! Did you miss out on attending this year’s IndieCade Festival 2016? (AKA the international festival for independent games, for those of you not in the know.) Not to worry, we have the ultimate list of events right here, and some highlights from this year’s event! Get ready to celebrate all […]

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October 2016 Game Release Calendar

1 Oct , 2016  

You better be ready to get your game on, because Gears of War 4, The Elder Scrolls: Skyrim Remastered, and the PlayStation VR are coming out this month. Check out your October 2016 game releases below and enjoy the in-depth graphics and endless DLC! Want to see what you missed last month? Check out the […]