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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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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Announcements,eSports,NBA 2K

Tournament Announcement: Uprising Weekend League Powered by WorldGaming Network

5 Jun , 2018  

Overview   The Raptors Uprising Weekend League is now open for registration. Qualifiers run on every Saturday and Sunday from June 9th to July 22nd. Sign up your team of three today to compete for $10,000 in cash.   Join the Uprising Weekend League   Check out our HOW TO PLAY video for the UWL […]

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eSports,Featured Gamers,Video Games

WGN BRAIN TRUST: Kritikal

31 May , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari Recently, I was able to speak to professional eSports player; Nikolai Seth.  Online he may be better known as Kritikal.  I got him to tell me all about what it is like playing PUBG in the competitive space. Nikolai has quite the lineage of playing games competitively.  Coming from a four […]

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Call of Duty,eSports,Featured Gamers

WGN BRAIN TRUST: MRKN_MAGIK

24 May , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari   MRKN_Magik is currently sitting on the roster of Call of Duty players on the MRKN Clan.  Magik just recently played alongside his teammates; Flawless, JHaze, and Vicious.  The team is competiting in the Call of Duty World League 2K tournaments in order to qualify for CWL Dallas.  The west coast […]

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eSports,Events

SUNLESSKHAN PRESENTS: 18 SKILLS ROCKET LEAGUE PLAYERS CAN LEARN FROM SOCCER

24 May , 2018  

We teamed up with YouTuber SunlessKhan for an exclusive Rocket League video. Check out 18 skills Rocket League players can learn from soccer players:     And don’t forget to sign up for the Rocket League Canadian Challenge sponsored by Pizza Pops and Driving Force to win your share of $20,000 in cash and prizes. […]

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Call of Duty,eSports,Featured Gamers

WGN BRAIN TRUST: CJ Kornhaus

17 May , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari   CJ Kornhaus is one of the two owners of eRa Eternity.  Based in Pennsylvania, CJ is one of two acting CEOs for the company, alongside Torontonian, Alex Arteaga.  eRa Eternity was formed back in 2012.  The basis began as a platform for Youtube montage videos and a dedicated Trickshot team.  In […]

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Call of Duty,eSports,Events,Fighting Games,Tournaments

WGN Esports Authority Report: May 16th

16 May , 2018  

The past seven days were another action packed week in the world of esports. Although the Overwatch League was on it’s final vacation week heading into the fourth and final stage, the second stage of the Call of Duty World League got underway.With the League of Legends Mid Season Invitational entering its final stage and […]

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Video Games

Authority Report: May 8th

8 May , 2018  

It was another big week for the world of esports. The Overwatch League saw its third stage come to conclusion and Texas was home to some incredible FGC action. Let’s get started. Overwatch League The third stage of the inaugural season of the Overwatch League came to an incredible conclusion last weekend, leaving only one […]

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eSports,Featured Gamers,Video Games

Brain Trust: Phnx

25 Apr , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari Philip “Phnx” Kolmus has been keeping himself busy in the eSports industry.  He is the team manager for Syntic eSports Academy. Phnx has dipped his toes into different genres of games while competing. From Call of Duty to League of Legends.  He currently finds himself at home playing Epic’s Battle Royale […]

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Featured,GT Sport,Video Games

A Perspective On Seasoned eSports Players

20 Apr , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari On Sunday, February 25th, WorldGaming held the GT Sport Canadian Championship Finals.  The event brought in 16 of Canada’s best players in the racing genre.  Interestingly enough, the event had a wider age bracket than most eSports tournaments. People often think playing games professionally is a young man’s game.  I’ve spoken […]

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eSports,Featured Gamers,Video Games

Brain Trust: Ace

18 Apr , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari Aaron “Ace” Elam is a long time Halo player.  Early on the eSports scene, Ace has been competing in many Halo tournaments.  He began playing Halo upon the release of Halo: Combat Evolved and began the competitive grind in 2006. Ace is most known for his time in the MLG circuit.  […]

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eSports,Featured Gamers,Video Games

Brain Trust: Frosty

11 Apr , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari Jordan “Frosty” Frost plays Rainbow Six Siege under the Revolt Gaming umbrella.  Since Frosty has joined the team, he was able to win Major League on the Xbox platform.  Things have shaken up a little since then. As PC is the only platform the Pro League supports.  Frosty has now transitioned […]

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Featured Gamers,NHL,Video Games

BRAIN TRUST: Exclusive Interview With Steve Dangle

9 Apr , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari During the Snider Hockey Cup Finals, Steve Dangle came to Philadelphia to cast the event with Faizal Khamisa.  With ties to the NHL franchise, harkening back to the days of NHL 99, Dangle brought a slew of knowledge and personality into his casting. Apart from providing play-by-play commentary during the finals, […]

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Call of Duty,eSports,Events,Madden,NBA 2K

Esports Authority Report: April 6th

6 Apr , 2018  

Despite the Overwatch League taking a week off between Stages 2 and 3 of its inaugural season it has been a very busy week in esports. The Madden Ultimate League continued its regular season play while the UK was home to some incredible Call of Duty action in Birmingham. This was capped off with the […]

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eSports,Fighting Games,Video Games

GAME THEORY: Features Super Smash Bros. Needs On Switch

6 Apr , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari As Nintendo revealed their plans to bring Super Smash Bros. to the Switch in some capacity, the internet caught fire.  Thousands of theories based on whether or not this would be a port or a brand new iteration of Nintendo’s premier fighting game hatched. Either way, a new Smash Bros. title […]

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Call of Duty,Featured Gamers,Live Streaming

BRAIN TRUST: Exclusive Interview With Jack “CouRage” Dunlop

5 Apr , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari In February, we caught up with Jack “CouRage” Dunlop for a quick interview.  As a longstanding caster and analyst for Call of Duty, it only felt right that he returned to be one of the four commentary members. As the WorldGaming Canadian Championship Finals would be one of his last stints […]

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Featured Gamers,Quake,Video Games

Brain Trust: Br1ck

4 Apr , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari Branden Br1ck” Gwyn is the team captain of the MyztroGaming Quake Champions division.  A passionate Quake player since the early days of Quake 3. Since beginning his competitive eSports journey, Branden has been a frequent player at Quakecon.  In 2017, Branden attended both Dreamhack and the Quake World Championship Tournament. Tell […]

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Call of Duty,eSports,Madden,Tournaments

Esports Authority Report : March 30th

30 Mar , 2018  

The past week was definitely not one you wanted to miss as it was filled with top-notch esports action.  There was a crazy conclusion to the Stage 1 Call of Duty World League regular season and some very surprising results to conclude Stage 2 of the Overwatch League. We’ll dive into what happened in both […]

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Video Games

GAME THEORY: Division 2 Announced – Competitive Gaming Potential

29 Mar , 2018  

By Matthew Rondina   Ubisoft and Massive studios have announced that the Division 2 is in development with a full reveal incoming for E3 this June.   Few details were offered regarding the new title, but many of the recent add-ons around the current game may give hints as what’s to come for the sequel. […]

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Featured Gamers,Fighting Games,Video Games

Brain Trust: Rokso

28 Mar , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari Rokso may be fresh in the eSports fighting scene. However, in under two years, he has begun to carve a name for himself in the Pokken Tournament community. Rokso has ranked in the Top 8 in over 23 tournament including NEC 18, HAY 3, and Summer Jam XI.  Rockso is a […]

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Call of Duty,eSports,Events,Madden,NBA 2K,Tournaments

Esports Authority Report: March 22

23 Mar , 2018  

Welcome to the first edition of the Authority Report. Each week we will dive into the latest esports news so you can stay on top of your favorite games, even if you were too busy to catch all the action yourself. There’s a lot to cover this week so let’s get you up to speed. […]

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eSports,Featured Gamers,Video Games

WorldGaming eSports Professional Player Profile: Fuzion

21 Mar , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari Scott “Fuzion” Findlay is a professional Halo eSports player from Scotland. He broke through on the Halo scene during Halo 2.  Since that time he has been attending tournaments for each franchise title. During this foray into eSports, Fuzion has player in a slew of competitions.  He rose to first place […]

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eSports,Featured Gamers,NHL

NHL 18 Snider Hockey Cup Finalist Profile: Joshfearless13

16 Mar , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari Josh D’Eri one of the four finalists in the NHL 18 Snider Hockey Cup. Online, his uses the moniker “Joshfearless13”.  On March 23rd, Josh will be competing in Philadelphia in hopes of taking the grand prize of $4000USD. Joshfearless13 has been playing NHL for the better part of a decade.  His […]

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Call of Duty,eSports,Featured Gamers

WorldGaming eSports Professional Team Profile: Gone Gaming

15 Mar , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari Gone Gaming is a young eSports organization.  Based in the Los Angeles, Gone Gaming’s Call of Duty team is comprised of Blfire, Havok, Legal, and Mosh.  Each player has had a long standing foot in the race of eSports competitions.   Join an Esports tournament on WorldGaming today   I spoke […]

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Call of Duty,eSports,Featured Gamers

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW with the COD: WWII Canadian Championships Winners

13 Mar , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari Merhan, otherwise known as Mayhem is the team captain of GGEA Orange.  As a long time Call of Duty player, he has represented Canada in a variety of local and international tournaments. On March 4th, he and his teammates competed in the WorldGaming Canadian Championship Finals against eUnited.  GGEA walked away […]

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eSports,Featured Gamers,Video Games

WorldGaming Professional Player Profile: SuperTurboRyan

7 Mar , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari Ryan Lau is a long time FGC member.  From the early days of Street Fighter II, to now competing in Pokken Tournament in EVO 2017.  He lives and breathes fighting games and eSports. The Southern California player is a competitive fighter by nature, and is very active as a commentator whenever […]

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Call of Duty,Cineplex Gaming Events,eSports

WorldGaming Call of Duty:WWII Canadian Championship Finals Recap

5 Mar , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari The WorldGaming Call of Duty Canadian Championship Finals were held over March 3rd and 4th.  The final tournament brought eight teams from across North America to the Scotiabank Theatre in downtown Toronto. Presented by PlayStation Canada and Juice Battery, the Championship Finals were split into two seperate days.  The first would […]

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eSports,Featured Gamers,GT Sport

BRAIN TRUST: Gran Turismo Canadian Champion Profile Monster-Sport71

1 Mar , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari Andrew “Monster-Sport71” Waring had an impressive showing during WorldGaming’s Gran Turismo Sport PFAFF Finals.  He managed to run a perfect set in the semi-final races, and continued to dominate in the finals.  He maintained first place in every race during the event and owes it all to the dedication he put […]

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Call of Duty,eSports,Featured Gamers,Tournaments

WorldGaming eSports Professional Caster Profile: MerK

1 Mar , 2018  

Ahead of the WorldGaming Call of Duty: WII Canadian Championship Finals on March 3rd and 4th, we spoke the casters and analysts of the event for an introduction. Written By: Steve Vegvari Joe “MerK” DeLuca is a former professional Call of Duty eSports player.  For six years, MerK competed in over 40 tournaments and rose […]

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