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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eSports,Featured,Video Games

LG UltraGear Presents WGN Strategy Academy: Vainglory’s Anka and Update 3.5 Details

14 Sep , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari Vainglory’s recent patch not only seeks to balance items and gameplay, but brings a few quality of life changes.  Additionally, a brand new character in the form as a deadly assassin is available.   Claim your FREE tickets for the WESG USA National Finals   ; Anka Vainglory’s patch Update 3.5 […]

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Video Games

WGN Brain Trust: Interview – Tony Flame, Expert Game Designer, Call of Duty: Black Ops 4

13 Sep , 2018  

By: Matthew Rondina WGN was able to speak with Tony Flame, Expert Game Designer on Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 during Fan Expo Canada. Join an Esports tournament on WorldGaming today   He works primarily on the game’s multiplayer experience, and across the game’s other modes. Flame is responsible for how all the gameplay […]

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Counter Strike,eSports,Events

WGN Authority Report: September 12th

12 Sep , 2018  

Written By: Dave Throop   Join an Esports tournament on WorldGaming today   The past week was one of the most action packed esports weekends in this entire calendar year. There was such a wide variety of high level competitions taking place that every esports fan had some incredible action to enjoy. Between a premier […]

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Video Games

WGN – Strategy Academy – Starcraft 2 – Terran, Zerg or Protoss?

11 Sep , 2018  

By: Matthew Rondina   In the intergalactic battle for supremacy only one race can emerge victorious in the Starcraft universe. There are a total of 3 races to choose from but each one varies greatly, with their own unique play styles.   Claim your FREE tickets for the WESG Canadian National Finals   Which one […]

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Counter Strike,Video Games

WGN STRATEGY ACADEMY: CS:GO – How to be a better teammate by giving good information

6 Sep , 2018  

Written By: Zach McGinnis   Communication in any team sport is essential for success. Communication is one of, if not the most important factor in a team performing greater as a group than as a sum of its parts. Fnatic’s new in-game leader Richard “Xizt” Landström recently said in an interview that he believes the […]

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Fortnite,Video Games

Fortnite Battle Royale Beginner’s Guide

5 Sep , 2018  

We are very excited to announce that Fortnite is now on WorldGaming. Join a tournament today!   Make sure to check out our Beginners Guide below.     Join a Fortnite tournament on WorldGaming today   Written By Paul Hunter At over 40 million players, Fortnite Battle Royale is now the world’s largest battle royale […]

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Counter Strike,eSports,Events,Fighting Games,Video Games

WGN Authority Report: September 5th

5 Sep , 2018  

Written By: Dave Throop   Join an Esports tournament on WorldGaming today   The last week of August was a busy one in the world of esports with CS:GO, Fighting Game and Fornite fans all getting plenty of high level competition to satisfy their entertainment needs. There is quite a bit to delve into so […]

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starcraft II,Video Games

WGN Strategy Academy: Starcraft 2 – How to Launch Your Intergalactic Pro Career

4 Sep , 2018  

By: Matthew Rondina StarCraft, the classic Real Time Strategy series, centres on a futuristic battle between 3 species locked in a galactic battle for superiority. The factions are the human exiles known as Terrans, insectoid Zerg and finally the technologically advanced Protoss.   Claim your FREE tickets for the WESG Canadian National Finals   As […]

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Video Games

WGN Strategy Academy: Starcraft 2 – Micro and Macro Tactics

31 Aug , 2018  

By: Matthew Rondina   In a deeply strategic game like Starcraft 2, it is important to understand key concepts to help improve and evolve your game. Micro and macro tactics are extremely important in Starcraft gameplay, a thorough understanding of these and how to balance them is key to victory.   (Photo Credit: Blizzard)   […]

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DOTA,eSports,NBA 2K

WGN Authority Report: August 30th

30 Aug , 2018  

It has been a relatively quiet week in the world of esports. Although the DOTA2 International has come and gone and the NBA2K League held its inaugural Grand Final, there isn’t a whole lot else to get into. Nonetheless let’s delve straight into all the action from the past seven days.   Join an Esports […]

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Featured,PES,Video Games

WGN Strategy Academy: Changes And New Features In PES 2019

28 Aug , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari Konami has detailed the changes and new features for PES 2019.  As the eighteenth title of the Pro Evolution Soccer franchise, the upcoming football-simulation game focuses on delivering stunning graphics, and strides to become the most authentic football experience in games.   Claim your FREE tickets for the WESG USA National […]

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Hearthstone,Video Games

WGN Strategy Academy: Piloting Paladin – Hearthstone Hero Guide

27 Aug , 2018  

This article was contributed to by Legend Player Denny “IBMYOU” Park. If you’re new to Hearthstone the Paladin hero is one of the best heroes to learn the game with. Armed with both powerful weapons and minions, playing Paladin will help you gain a better understanding of many of the fundamental mechanics that are the […]

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Counter Strike,Video Games

WGN STRATEGY ACADEMY: CS:GO Map Control- Abusing Spawns to Take Banana Control

23 Aug , 2018  

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Written by: Zach McGinnis   Once known as Friberg’s palace, de_inferno’s banana is one of the most ruthless, exciting, and iconic choke-points in Counter-Strike history. Of course, now that it’s been widened in the map’s newest iteration it’s somewhat less of a cold mistress for a T-side to flirt with; however, just a few quick nades […]

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eSports,Madden,Video Games

WGN Brain Trust: JTibbstv’s Madden NFL 19 Impressions

22 Aug , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari Madden NFL 19 is just beyond the horizon.  It is a franchise that has evolved over decades.  Year after year, EA finds a way to make little tweaks and balancing mechanics in order to bring new life to the game.  While today’s graphical fidelity and software engines may have arguably perfected […]

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Hearthstone,Video Games

WGN Strategy Academy: Mastering Mid-Range Hearthstone Deck Archetype

20 Aug , 2018  

This article was contributed to by Legend Player Denny “IBMYOU” Park. Ah the Mid-Range deck. One of the best for new players learning the game and made especially for those who prefer the quick and dirty slugfest over the more long and drawn out technical match. As the name of the decks suggest, successfully executing […]

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Cineplex Gaming Events,eSports,Events

Rocket League Canadian Challenge Finals Recap

20 Aug , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari The Rocket League Canadian Challenge concluded with a full day of matches, all culminating with the grand finals. The national finals were held at the Scotiabank Theatre in Toronto, Ontario on August 19th.  The Canadian Challenge was only made possible by participation from WorldGaming Network, Driving Force, and Pizza Pops. Eight […]

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eSports,Featured Gamers,Tournaments

Congratulations to Rocket League Canadian Challenge Winners Croissant Bois

19 Aug , 2018  

After a thrilling National Finals, Croissant Bois was able to take the Canadian Challenge Finals and the $10K prize. Stay tuned tomorrow for the full recap. 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 […]

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Video Games

WGN Strategy Academy – Madden 19 – Big Gameplay Changes Coming to the Gridiron

17 Aug , 2018  

Madden NFL 19 is now on WorldGaming. Join a Tournament Today!   In the meantime, learn about all the gameplay changes in Madden NFL 19 below.   Written By: Matthew Rondina   Huddle up and get ready for an all new season of Madden! Gameplay changes introduced this year look to give you greater control […]

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eSports,Featured Gamers,Video Games

WGN Brain Trust: Rocket League Canadian Challenge Finalist – Nighty Night

16 Aug , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari The WorldGaming Network Rocket League Canadian Challenge will wrap up on August 19th.  Eight of the best Canadian teams will travel to Toronto, Ontario.  These talented teams are determined to make a name for themselves and walk away with the championship title. Buy your tickets for the Rocket League Canadian Challenge Finals […]

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Call of Duty,eSports,NBA 2K

WGN Authority Report: August 15th

15 Aug , 2018  

It was a relatively quiet week in esports from a competitive point of view as the only major action this past weekend was the final week of regular season NBA2K play. The Overwatch League made some announcements regarding expansion and the following season of play and we can look forward to the start of CWL […]

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Featured Gamers,Tournaments,Video Games

WGN Brain Trust: Rocket League Canadian Challenge Caster – Liefx

15 Aug , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari Brody “Liefx” Moore is lending his analysis and casting insights during WorldGaming Network’s Rocket League Canadian Challenge on August 19th. Brody is a longtime voice of the community.  He began casting for small grassroots tournaments and created his own Rocket League centric podcast; The Rocket League Dojo.  Presently, Brody is a […]

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eSports,Featured Gamers,Video Games

WGN Brain Trust: Frag

14 Aug , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari   Denis “Frag” Kara is a Germany based Rocket League player.  Since 2015 Frag has played on a number of European eSports teams like the now disbanded Team Prismatic, Pure Xcellence and acting substitute for The Juicy Kids.   Most notable is on September 21st of last year, Frag announced that […]

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Video Games

WGN Strategy Academy: Getting the most out of the Odd Paladin decks in Hearthstone

13 Aug , 2018  

This article was contributed to by Legend Player Denny “IBMYOU” Park. As one of the cheaper top tier decks in the current meta game, the Odd Paladin deck has become incredibly popular. This deck can be crafted for less than 6000 total dust making it possible for even newer players to use but has been […]

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eSports,Featured Gamers,Video Games

WGN Brain Trust: Rocket League Canadian Challenge Finalist – Him Tortons

10 Aug , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari Him Tortons is one of the eight qualifying Canadian teams headed to WorldGaming Network’s Rocket League Canadian Challenge finals. Nathan, otherwise known as Loconate, leads Him Tortons with JoeFreshness and Plasma as his teammates.  Nathan has built a community of viewers on YouTube and Twitch, but has since focused on honing […]

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