eSports,Video Games

XBox One Microsoft Elite Controller Product Review

4 Jul , 2017  

XBox One Microsoft Elite Controller Product Review

Written by Dave Throop While standard console controllers have existed for decades, the past few years has seen them evolve considerably alongside the competitive gaming community. Players today seek every edge against their competition, and for console gamers the controller itself is a place that an advantage can be gained. Read more in our XBox […]

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eSports

Calling all eSports Fans

22 Jun , 2017  

Calling all eSports Fans

Calling all eSports fans!! Cineplex and WorldGaming are putting out the call to find three die-hard fans who want to share their passion for eSports with the rest of the world! Over the next few weeks, we are accepting submissions from the public for a paid opportunity to host a new show discussing everything to […]

eSports

Gamer Product Review: Kontrol Freek Performance Grips

21 Jun , 2017  

Written by Dave Throop   Do your hands ever get sweaty when playing or tired from holding the controller for long hours? If you’re like me the answer to both of those questions was yes and not only was it hindering my performance, but it made gaming less enjoyable. Learn more about Kontrol Freek Performance […]

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eSports

WorldGaming eSports Professional Profile: JakyoManor

19 Jun , 2017  

eSports Professional Profile

Written by: Steve Vegvari   Jacqueline Manor aka: JakyoManor has become one of the faces of eSports commentary in the short timespan of just one year. She has taken her passion of fighting games and created a profession. As an active member of the community, she has a clear focus of getting canadian players more […]

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eSports,Video Games

WorldGaming eSports Professional Profile: Jaru

12 Jun , 2017  

eSports Professional Profile

Written by Dave Throop   After their victory at The Overguard Haste 1k Qualifier we caught up with Jaru from Toronto Esports to talk about the team and their future in competitive Overwatch. Read more in our eSports Professional Profile.   WorldGaming: You played incredibly well  on various DPS heroes en route to your victory […]

eSports

Halo eSports Tips From Optic Gaming’s LxthuL

7 Jun , 2017  

Halo eSports Tips From Optic Gaming's LxthuL

Written by Matthew Rondina   Recently, I caught up with Optic Gaming’s Tony “LxthuL” Campbell coming off his second Halo World Championship win. LxthuL is the winningest professional Halo player of all time and he’s shared some tips with World Gaming to help aspiring pro gamers get on track to the big leagues. Check out […]

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NHL,Tournaments

NHL 17 Cup Overview (June 2017)

5 Jun , 2017  

This June, play in the WorldGaming NHL 17 Cup for PS4 and Xbox One and you could win $100! Starting on June 9th, every Friday, Saturday, Sunday, and Monday until June 30th you can earn medals in NHL 17 Cup brackets. At the end of the month the players with the most medals win cash […]

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eSports,Video Games

WorldGaming eSports Professional Player Profile: Brokenshard

5 Jun , 2017  

eSports Professional Player Profile

Written by Dave Throop   World Gaming got a chance to ask Ram “Brokenshard” Djemal, former coach of Eunited and current coach of Brazilian squad Red Candids, some questions surrounding his last split with Europe, MSI and his future.   WorldGaming: Hey Thanks for doing this! Lets start with the most recent news. You have […]

eSports

Living the Game Documentary Review

2 Jun , 2017  

Living the Game Review

“Isn’t gaming supposed to be fun?”     That’s the question looming over Takao Gotsu’s documentary Living the Game, which premiered on May 2 as part of this year’s Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival in Toronto. It’s also the question he poses in the film to Choco, the then girlfriend, now wife of professional […]

Video Games

3 YouTubers you should be watching

26 May , 2017  

3 YouTubers you should be watching

Caught our awesome vid for the WorldGaming Showdown Series? If not check it out below.     Wanna get to know a little more about these YouTubers? So we asked them 4 simple questions: What is your name? Where are you from? What is your favorite game and why did you get into streaming? Learn […]

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eSports

WorldGaming eSports Professional Player Profile: Air

24 May , 2017  

eSports Professional Player Profile

Written by: Steve Vegvari   Enthusiasts of Street Fighter may know him as Air, but Kenny Lam is also known for actively participating in local competitive tournaments in Vancouver, Canada. Kenny has worked tirelessly to use his passion of arcade fighting games on create a profession. Hosting eSports events, being an active support figure of […]

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Video Games

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe: Finally Knocking on ESports’ Door?

23 May , 2017  

Nintendo’s Mario Kart 8 Deluxe came out in April of this year (see our preview here), improving on the latest installment of the famously beloved and addicting franchise with new features and game modes. Some are even saying it’s the best-ever edition of the series that debuted in 1992. But while other cross-generational classics in […]

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eSports,Video Games

WorldGaming eSports Professional Player Profile: Chi-Rithy

15 May , 2017  

eSports Professional Player Profile

Written by: Steve Vegvari   Chi-Rithy has a long lineage of competitive fighting in the eSports community. The Montreal based player manages to keep himself humble while balancing a life of working, studying, and representing Canada as one of the most talented Street Fighter players. After winning the WorldGaming Canadian Championship in 2016, he shows […]

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eSports,Events

Inside Gamer News: CS:GO at Dreamhack

13 May , 2017  

CS:GO at Dreamhack

Written by Dave Throop   Seven of the best European teams and Misfits, a North American team entering through a qualifier, gathered in Tours, France this past weekend to compete in an invitational Counter Strike Global Offensive tournament held by Dreamhack. This was considered a “major” in the tournament circuit with $100, 000 being divided […]

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eSports,Events

Inside Gamer News: League of Legends Mid Season Invitational

12 May , 2017  

League of Legends Mid Season Invitational

Written by Dave Throop   The preliminary play-in stage of the 2017 League of Legends Mid Season Invitational (MSI) has concluded, qualifying the final teams for the event set to begin on May 10th. The reigning champions from Europe, China and South Korea awaited 3 more regional champions to make it past the play-in portion […]

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Events,Video Games

Gambit Esports Win CS:GO Dreamhack Austin

10 May , 2017  

CS:GO Dreamhack Austin

Written by Dave Throop   Eight of the best teams from all over Europe, Brazil and North America gathered in Austin, Texas this past weekend to compete in an invitational Counter Strike Global Offensive tournament held by Dreamhack. This was considered a “major” in the tournament circuit with $100, 000 being divided including a $50 […]

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Events,Video Games

CWL Birmingham Recap

21 Apr , 2017  

CWL Birmingham Recap

Written by Dave Throop     The CWL went across the Atlantic April 14-16th for an open event in Birmingham, England. The event was exclusive to European teams and served as a showcase for some of the best Call of Duty talent across the continent. The twelve teams with the most pro points across Europe […]

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Events,Video Games

LCS Spring 2017 Semi Finals Recap + Finals Preview

21 Apr , 2017  

LCS Spring 2017 Semi Finals Recap

Written by Dave Throop     Both the North American and European League of Legends Champions Series (LCS) have their finals set after semi final action completed this weekend on both sides of the Atlantic. Read more in our LCS Spring 2017 Semi Finals Recap.   Previous League of Legends Coverage – 2016 League of […]

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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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FIFA

Meet Nicolo Mirra – Roma’s Professional FIFA eSports Player

13 Apr , 2017  

FIFA esports player

Written by Iain (Twizzworks.com)   Recently, Nicolo Mirra took part in the first ever FIFA Series A eSports match when Roma played against Sampdoria Roma, as well as a whole host of other Italian and European football clubs are signing professional eSport athletes to represent them at tournaments.   Although Nicolo was beaten in the […]

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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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eSports

OGN Apex Semi Finals Concluded – Meta Athena Stumbles

30 Mar , 2017  

OGN Apex Semi Finals

Written by Dave Throop   OGN Apex Semi Finals   Semi final action has concluded in 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. Read […]

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FIFA

FIFA 17 Tips and Tricks to Play Like a Pro

29 Mar , 2017  

fifa 17 tips

If you’re new to FIFA 17, or if you’re experienced in all things FIFA, there is always room for improvement. These are some FIFA 17 Tips and Tricks to get you playing like a pro in no time.   Get More Insider Gamer News When You Join WorldGaming Make a FREE WorldGaming Account Now   […]

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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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Call of Duty

Inside Gamer News: CWL Dallas

14 Mar , 2017  

Inside Gamer News CWL Dallas Preview + Details-01

  CWL Dallas Recap   The final open event of the Call of Duty World League took place this weekend in Dallas, Texas.  176 of the best teams from around the world gathered to compete for $200 000 in prize money and the final chance to earn qualifying points for the first stage of the […]

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eSports,Video Games

Gaming Podcasts: #5under5 Talks Pong

8 Mar , 2017  

Pong podcast

Gaming podcasts are one of our favorite ways to get the latest news on title releases, unique strategies, and tips from gamers deep in the industry. We follow some of the most popular shows around – CAGcast, Gamers with Jobs Conference Call, and The Giant Bombcast – but we also bookmark niche podcasts that catch our interest, […]

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Game Release Calendar

Your Game Release Calendar 2017: March

1 Mar , 2017  

Game Release Calendar March 2017-01

Gamers can expect 2017 to be a great year for new releases, new consoles, and highly anticipated games from E3. We keep our release calendar up-to-date with the titles you care about most, so bookmark this page – we’ll be adding more next month! Our monthly calendars will include Playstation, Xbox, PC, Nintendo, VR, and […]

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Call of Duty

Call of Duty World League: 5 Important Rules To Know

27 Feb , 2017  

Call of Duty World League 5 Important Rules to know-01

  Written by Paul Hunter.    Over the last decade, Call of Duty eSports has exploded worldwide as professional and amateur gamers alike battle it out to see who has the greatest tactics, sharpest reflexes, and most cohesive team play at the highest competitive level. With the launch of the Call of Duty World League […]

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