eSports,Featured Gamers,Tournaments

WGN Brain Trust: Rocket League Championship Qualifier – Croissant Bois

10 Jul , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari The WorldGaming Rocket League Canadian Championship has concluded the online qualifier portion of the tournament.  Now, all teams get a breather before heading into the online playoffs on July 21st. Which opened up the opprotunity to touch base with team captain of Croissant Bois.  Raphaël “Ralph” Morin leads the three man […]

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Video Games

WGN STRATEGY ACADEMY: NBA 2K18 Virtual Currency – Four Ways to Earn it Fast

9 Jul , 2018  

Written by: Jon Scarr   Virtual Currency, commonly referred to as VC, can be purchased or earned through out many different modes in NBA 2K18. VC has many uses some of which include upgrading your player’s stats, buying new uniforms, and even getting a haircut for your player.   Ideally, you want to earn as […]

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Video Games

WGN STRATEGY ACADEMY: NHL 18 Top 5 Ranked Goaltenders

6 Jul , 2018  

By Matthew Rondina   The new, fast paced NHL requires a net minder with almost superhuman reflexes to help backstop your team to victory. World Gaming is counting down the top 5 highest overall ranked goalies in NHL 18, giving you an inside look on who should be between the pipes for your team. Check […]

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eSports,Fighting Games,NBA 2K

WGN Authority Report: July 6th

6 Jul , 2018  

Were you too busy celebrating Canada Day and the Fourth of July to catch all of the esports action over the past week? That’s what we’re here for! Many of the major leagues and tournament circuits took the past week off as well, but the few that remained in action gave us some great games […]

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eSports,Featured Gamers,Tournaments

WGN Brain Trust: Rocket League Championship Qualifier Interview – Poutine

5 Jul , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari WorldGaming’s Rocket League Canadian Championships is well underway.  As the online qualifiers come to an end, Silhouette’s team is one of many teams progressing to the Online Playoffs on July 21st. Sign up for the Rocket League Canadian Challenge today Play in the Rocket League Canadian Challenge for your piece of […]

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eSports,Video Games

WGN Game Theory: Can Rocket League Attract The General Audience?

3 Jul , 2018  

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.     Sign up for the Rocket League Canadian Challenge today   Play in the […]

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Collegiate Starleague

The Path Beyond: Former Collegiate Talent Makes Moves to Professional Circles

2 Jul , 2018  

Today, there are more options for collegiate players than ever before. We’ve seen an increase of available scholarships for those wanting to pursue esports while in college, which made this past season the most exciting we’ve seen thus far. In addition, academy teams have been added for every professional team resulting in an off season […]

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eSports,Featured Gamers,Video Games

WGN Brain Trust: Snaski

29 Jun , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari Nicolai “Snaski” Andersen is a Rocket League player from Denmark. Currently on the Fnatic roster, he plays alongside Maestro and Sikii.  Snaski began his break in eSports when Rocket League first launched. In 2017, Snaski and Fnatic powered through RLCS Season 4 EU and walked away with the first place title.  […]

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Counter Strike,DOTA,eSports

WorldGaming Network to Host World Electronic Sports Games Qualifiers & Finals for the U.S. and Canada

28 Jun , 2018  

The global tournament from Alisports and WorldGaming Network is the world’s only Olympic-style esports competition   Teams and players will compete to represent their countries at the WESG Grand Finals   Toronto, ON | June 29, 2018 – The world’s only Olympic-style esports tournament has officially arrived. WorldGaming Network today announced that it has been […]

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Video Games

WGN STRATEGY ACADEMY: NHL 18 Tips to get a jump start in HUT

27 Jun , 2018  

  Written by: Jon Scarr   Sometimes, it can feel almost impossible to keep up with other gamers in NHL 18. Some may have family commitments while others maybe have a job that leaves them with only a few hours a week to play. Luckily, I’ve put together a few tips to help you get […]

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Video Games

WGN STRATEGY ACADEMY: Tips to use dekes to take your game to the next level in NHL 18

26 Jun , 2018  

Written by: Jon Scarr EA Sports has introduced some new dekes in NHL 18 and also brought a few back that have been absent from the series for several years. I’ve put together several tips to help you take your game to the next level by using the new dekes in NHL 18. Let’s take […]

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Call of Duty,eSports,Events,NHL

WGN Authority Report: June 25th

25 Jun , 2018  

Summer is finally beginning to heat up and with it, so is the intensity of esports action. Since we last checked in the OverWatch League concluded its final stage of regular season play, the Call of Duty World League made a stop in Anaheim and NHL held its world championship. With so many big events […]

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Video Games

WGN STRATEGY ACADEMY: Tips and Techniques to become better at passing in NBA 2K18

25 Jun , 2018  

Written by: Jon Scarr Passing is one of the most neglected fundamentals in basketball. In order for your team to be successful, it’s imperative that you know how to pass correctly in NBA 2K18. Passing is the quickest way to move the ball and challenge the defense, so it should be your primary weapon in […]

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Video Games

WGN Strategy Academy: Rocket League Beginner Tips

21 Jun , 2018  

Written by Jon Scarr Rocket League took the gaming world by storm when it was first released. Since then, it’s fan base has continuously grown. According to the games developer, Psyonix, Rocket League has recently surpassed 25 million players. To further cement Rocket League’s popularity, over one billion games have been played since launch! Read […]

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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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Video Games

WGN Far Cry 5 – Tips and Tricks

20 Jun , 2018  

by Matthew Rondina As a veteran of the Far Cry series I’ve spent hundreds of hours putting a stop to madmen running amok in open world environments. From Vaas to Pagan Minh I’ve seen quite a bit of crazy stuff in my time, but the Seed family has really dialed things up in Hope County. […]

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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Video Games

WGN STRATEGY ACADEMY: The best tips to take your COD WWII game to the next level

15 Jun , 2018  

  Written by: Jon Scarr   If there is one thing that is inevitable in Call of Duty: WWII multiplayer mode it is death. While there is no way around it, you can always find ways to survive longer and take down your enemy. To be competitive in CoD WWII, you have to be at […]

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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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Video Games

WGN STRATEGY ACADEMY: Tips to earn more coins in NHL 18 HUT

13 Jun , 2018  

  Written by: Jon Scarr   Hockey Ultimate Team is quite possibly the most popular mode in EA Sports’ NHL game franchise. It combines many of hockey fans and gamers’ favourite things, such as collecting virtual cards, building a team and competing against others. Check out these Tips to earn more coins in NHL 18 […]

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Video Games

WGN Strategy Academy: Rocket League vehicle overview

12 Jun , 2018  

Written by Jon Scarr Rocket League has an uncanny ability to get people hooked after their first time playing, and even after being out on the market for two years on the PlayStation 4 and PC—it’s being played more than ever with over 29 million registered players. Read our Rocket League vehicle overview.   Sign […]

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Collegiate Starleague

Midwest Toppled: UC Irvine Takes 2018 National Championship Back To Resurgent West Coast

11 Jun , 2018  

The 2018 season has come to an end, and unlike almost every prediction out there, the title is headed to California. The University of California, Irvine beat the Columbia College (MO) Cougars 3-0 in the final series to pump the brakes on the American Midwest’s collegiate esports surge. However, that wasn’t even the wildest part […]

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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 […]

Video Games

WGN STRATEGY ACADEMY: Tips to make the perfect pass in NHL 18

8 Jun , 2018  

Written by: Jon Scarr Passing is a basic mechanic that you need to be good at if you are gong to win in NHL 18. However, there is a lot that you can do with passing so that you can set yourself apart from your opponent. It’s best to always make quick decisions when passing […]

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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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Video Games

WGN STRATEGY ACADEMY: Tips to Snipe and Quickscope better in COD WWII

7 Jun , 2018  

    Written by: Jon Scarr   Being able to snipe and quickscope in Call of Duty WWII is one of the more useful skills to have in competitive play. Not only do you have to worry about weapon sway, but you’ll have to decide which attachments you should use on your weapons in order […]

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Collegiate Starleague

Against the Wall: Mixed Bag Ottawa Team Looks To Play The Spoiler During National Title Week

6 Jun , 2018  

  No team faces a tougher road through the right half of the National Championship bracket than the University of Ottawa. The Gee-Gees went on a regular season tear, racking up some of College League of Legends’ most impressive objective control stats through Week 4, but stumbled in the Eastern Finals against Western University and […]

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