Video Games

WESG USA NATIONAL FINALS GALLERY

7 Dec , 2018  

The WESG USA Nation Finals have now concluded. Finalists in eight different categories across six different titles competed for their chance to walk away with the grand prize and the advancement to the Grand Finals taking place in China next year.   Check out photos from the event below. Read our FULL RECAP of the […]

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Cineplex Gaming Events,Video Games

WESG CANADA NATIONAL FINALS GALLERY

7 Dec , 2018  

The Canadian Finals of the World Electronic Sports Games (WESG) concluded at the Scotiabank Theatre in Toronto. After covering a wide array of games during October’s EGLX, the WESG Canadian Finals officially wrapped up with Starcraft II and the Hearthstone Woman’s and Co-Ed games. Each player to win the finals would not only receive a […]

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eSports,Featured Gamers,Hearthstone

WGN Brain Trust: Hearthstone Canadian Challenge Qualifier – Mansion

7 Dec , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari The Hearthstone Canadian Challenge is winding down after the qualifying rounds.  While the finals will be held in December, finalists will be taking this time to refine their decks and ensure they head into the finals as prepared as possible.   Watch the Hearthstone Canadian Challenge Finals LIVE on December 15 […]

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eSports,Featured Gamers,Hearthstone

WGN Brain Trust: Hearthstone Canadian Challenge Qualifier – Yehia

30 Nov , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari We’re drawing closer and closer to the Hearthstone Canadian Challenge finals.  On December 15th, the qualifiers will gather in Toronto, Ontario for the national finals and their shot at a stake in a $20’000 prize pool.   Watch the Hearthstone Canadian Challenge Finals LIVE on December 15   For Yehia Shamoun, […]

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Announcements,Video Games

Are You Canada’s Fastest Driver?

21 Nov , 2018  

National Registration Opens Today for WorldGaming Network’s PFAFF Forza 7 Canadian Challenge driven by Castrol   Forza Motorsport 7, Xbox One’s premier racing franchise, immerses players by putting them into the driver’s seat of the world’s greatest race cars. We are now challenging all Canadian gamers to #RaceTheNorth by registering today for the WorldGaming Network […]

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Counter Strike,eSports,Fighting Games,Video Games

WGN Authority Report: November 15th

15 Nov , 2018  

Although it was a relatively quiet week in esports compared to the bonanza that kicked off November there was still great action in both for both fans of fighting games and first person shooters. Injustice 2 and CS:GO. Both communities gathered in Chicago this weekend to determine the Injustice 2 Pro Series Grand Finals Champion […]

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Video Games

WGN Authority Report: Fortnite Fall Skirmish Series

14 Nov , 2018  

Written By: Matthew Rondina Epic Games just launched Fornite’s Fall Skirmish Series that has $10,000,000 USD in cash up for grabs. The six week, team based format looks to be the cleanest yet in the hope of paving a clear path for Fornite’s esports ambitions. Play Fortnite on WorldGaming today The Fall Skirmish features groups […]

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Counter Strike,eSports,Featured Gamers

WGN Brain Trust: WESG USA Qualifier – JeNneSis

11 Nov , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari The USA Nation Finals for the WESG is quickly approaching.  The National Finals will bring qualifying players across various titles to compete for their chance to walk away with a prize pool and continue to the Grand Finals next year.   Watch the WESG USA National Finals Here   As Counter-Strike: […]

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eSports,Featured Gamers,Hearthstone

WGN Brain Trust: WESG USA Qualifier – Astrogation

10 Nov , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari With the WESG USA National Finals around the corner, players from all over the country are finalizing their preparations to take the stage in hopes of progressing to the World Finals in China come 2019.   Watch the WESG USA National Finals Here   For Hearthstone player, Astrogation, he is feeling […]

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eSports,Featured Gamers,Hearthstone

WGN Brain Trust: WESG USA Qualifier – Justine

9 Nov , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari The WESG United States finals are upon us.  Players from around the country will come together and participate in the final national competition to determine which players and teams will proceed to China and represent their country.   Watch the WESG USA National Finals Here   One of the premier titles […]

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eSports,Featured Gamers,Madden

WGN Brain Trust: Madden NFL Esports Player – Mr. Ferozious

5 Nov , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari The Madden NFL 19 season has been gaining momentum.  Competitive players have been testing the waters, and getting a feel for the new features and changes EA has packed into this year’s title. Play Madden NFL 19 on WorldGaming today   EA has integrated a new level of realism and refinement […]

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DOTA,eSports,PES

WESG Canada Finals Recap: Day One

26 Oct , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari The first part of the World Electronic Sports Games Canada finals of the is underway during EGLX.  The three-day expo will see the very best players compete for their chance to hold the Canadian finalist title and progress to the Grand Finals in China.   Watch the WESG Canadian National Finals […]

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Counter Strike,eSports,Featured Gamers

WGN Brain Trust: WESG Canadian Qualifier – GooseBreeder

26 Oct , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari World Electronic Sports Games invites pro-level players from around the world to represent their country in an Olympic-style esports tournament held each year.   Watch the WESG Canadian National Finals   For Mounira “GooseBreeder” Dobie, this is the time and place for her to reconvene with her team from Team Dignitas.  […]

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eSports,Featured,Video Games

WGN Strategy Academy: Intermediate Vainglory Strategy Guide

24 Oct , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari Vainglory is a fast paced MOBA on mobile devices.  During the 20-30 minutes matches, there is a lot to keep in mind.  From character builds, to micromanaging resources, to global objectives.   Claim your FREE tickets for the WESG USA National Finals   Knowing the fundamental basics of what it takes […]

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Video Games

WGN Braintrust – NBA 2K19 – Elite Players

15 Oct , 2018  

By: Matthew Rondina   NBA 2K19 is almost upon us, and with it comes the highly sought after player rankings. These are the NBA elite that you’ll want to stack your MyTeam lineup with, and build a franchise around. As the season progresses each player’s ratings can fluctuate depending on their on-court performance, so keep […]

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Video Games

WGN Brain Trust: Shane Talbot Interview – Reflections on Raptors Uprising GC’s First Season

10 Oct , 2018  

Written By: Matthew Rondina WGN sat down with Shane Talbot, MLSE esports Manager at the Bell Fibe House in Toronto to discuss the Raptors Uprising GC’s inaugural season. Uprising’s first foray into 2K League saw the team make the first round of the playoffs and win an award for community engagement. Play NBA 2K19 on […]

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Video Games

WGN Braintrust – Interview with eMLS Pro Phil Balke

9 Oct , 2018  

By: Matthew Rondina   Toronto recently played host to Red Bull AdrenaLAN presented by Bell, an event that had many faces of the esports world converge on the city. Philip Balke was a headlining athlete for the event, recognized as one of Canada’s elite FIFA players and Toronto FC‘s first esports pro.   Join an […]

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eSports,Featured,Video Games

WGN Strategy Academy: Vainglory Beginner Class Guide

5 Oct , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari If you are new to Vainglory, you may be feeling a little overwhelmed when looking at the hero selection.  Over 30 characters with different traits and abilities.  How does one choose from so many?   Claim your FREE tickets for the WESG USA National Finals   We’re going to break it […]

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Video Games

WGN Brain Trust: Chris “Detoxys” Doyle Interview – The Raptors Uprising Experience

2 Oct , 2018  

Written By: Matthew Rondina World Gaming Network was able to catch up with Christopher “Detoxys” Doyle, professional NBA 2K player.   Play NBA 2K19 on WorldGaming today   In 2K League’s inaugural season he played for the Raptors Uprising GC, putting up a ton of points and assists as one of the best Power Forwards […]

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Announcements,eSports,NHL

Leafs Gaming League Launches for Fans

1 Oct , 2018  

Virtual puck drops on latest venture from Toronto Maple Leafs and WorldGaming Network   Join the Leafs Gaming League on WorldGaming today   TORONTO, ON, October 1, 2018 – Today, the Toronto Maple Leafs and WorldGaming Network announced Leafs Gaming League, an online ladder for EA SPORTS NHL 19 fans and competitive gamers. Registration opens […]

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Video Games

WGN Authority Report – Madden 19’s Top 5 Rated Quarter Backs

1 Oct , 2018  

By: Matthew Rondina   It’s time huddle up and countdown Madden 19’s top 5 QBs, keeping you ahead of the play come game day.   Play Madden NFL 19 on WorldGaming today   Breaking down the best on the gridiron will help you decide on which team to roll with in head-to-head, online match ups, […]

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eSports,Featured,starcraft II

WGN Strategy Academy: Starcraft II Resource Management Tips and Tricks

28 Sep , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari A very important aspect of Starcraft II is building economy.  Economy is the fundamental aspect that can make or break any game.   Claim your FREE tickets for the WESG Canadian National Finals   Craft 2 in WESG 2019   Whether you play competitively or just for fun, having enough resources […]

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Video Games

WGN Brain Trust: Interview – William Ho – NHL 19 Creative Director

27 Sep , 2018  

By: Matthew Rondina   Join the Leafs Gaming League on WorldGaming today   WGN was able to get the inside edge on NHL 19 with William Ho, Creative Director for the series. We discussed big changes from NHL ONES, RPM Skating tech and the impact all these changes will have on the pro scene. Read […]

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Video Games

WGN Strategy Academy – Madden 19 – Top 5 Elite Wide Receivers

26 Sep , 2018  

by:Matthew Rondina   World Gaming is here to breakdown the top 5 Wide Receivers (WRs) in Madden 19, giving you the ultimate edge come game day.   Play Madden NFL 19 on WorldGaming today   One of the biggest offensive weapons on the field is the Quarter Back and an effective Wide Receiver, luckily there […]

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Video Games

WGN Braintrust – Eric “Ryoya” Dong – DOTA 2 – Interview

25 Sep , 2018  

By Matthew Rondina   Toronto played host to the first ever Red Bull AdrenaLAN presented by Bell, a unique showcase of pro tech and talent.   Claim your FREE tickets for the WESG Canadian National Finals   The event brought multi-titled esports competition together under one roof, along with many other facets of the pro […]

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Video Games

WGN Brain Trust: Yusuf Abdulla – Raptors Uprising GC – Season Wrap Up

24 Sep , 2018  

Written By: Matthew Rondina WGN was able to catch up with NBA 2K esports athlete Yusuf Abdulla at the Bell Fibe House in Toronto. Abdulla shared his thoughts on the Raptors Uprising’s inaugural season in the 2K league and what’s to come next season with NBA 2K19. Play NBA 2K19 on WorldGaming today   What […]

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Video Games

Vainglory – Strategy Academy – Is this the MOBA for You? 

21 Sep , 2018  

Written By:Matthew Rondina   Vainglory has stormed the esports scene, offering a heavy strategy fix in a 5v5 team based MOBA. If you are looking for your next gaming conquest WGN is here to help get you get started with an in-depth beginner’s guide to the VG universe.   Claim your FREE tickets for the […]

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eSports

LG UltraGear Presents WGN Strategy Academy: Welcome to the Boomsday Project

20 Sep , 2018  

Hearthstone released a new official expansion yesterday entitled The Boomsday Project, which adds 135 cards to the official standard play set. These new cards introduce a new effect to the game called magnetic, it is exclusive to mech minions and allows them to be merged. In order to activate the magnetic effect, place a minion […]

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Counter Strike,eSports,Fighting Games

WGN Authority Report: September 19th

19 Sep , 2018  

It was a relatively quiet week in esports with the most notable action being the third round of Overwatch World Cup Qualifiers and some Fighting Game competitions featuring Street Fighter and Tekken while the CS:GO FACEIT Major that kicked off last week finished its second of three stages. The slow pace won’t be the case […]

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Video Games

WGN Strategy Academy – NBA 2K19 – Gear Up For A New Season

19 Sep , 2018  

By: Matthew Rondina   The NBA 2K series makes its return this season celebrating 20 years of pushing the limits of what a sports video game title can be. NBA 2K made it’s storied debut on the Sega Dreamcast in 1999, offering groundbreaking visuals and controls, the series has continued to innovate ever since. With […]

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