Announcements,eSports,Events,Hearthstone

WorldGaming Network Announces Hearthstone Canadian Challenge

18 Oct , 2018  

Players to compete for $20,000 in WGN’s first ever mobile tournament, in partnership with Samsung Canada   Join the Hearthstone Canadian Challenge on WorldGaming today   Toronto, ON | October 18, 2018 – Today WorldGaming Network announced the start of a competitive tournament for Hearthstone, the hit online collectible card video game developed and published […]

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Hearthstone

An Aggressive Approach to Boomsday: Tips from Chris “Mess” Gordon

17 Oct , 2018  

Written by: Dave Throop With players now having had plenty of time to settle into Hearthstone’s latest expansion we sat down with Chris “Mess” Gordon of RoyalBlue esports to get his thoughts on some of the best cards and strategies you can currently use to climb the ranks. Give him and his team a follow […]

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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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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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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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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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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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eSports,Tournaments,Video Games

EGLX 2018 Recap

12 Mar , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari Canada’s largest video game expo was held over the weekend of March 9th-11th.  EGLX was held at the International Center in Mississauga, Ontario.  Jason Lepine and his team behind parent company, Enthusiast Gaming Inc. have once again set out to unite gaming enthusiasts and surrounding communities under one roof. Year, after […]

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Video Games

Key Cards for Your Control Warrior Deck

21 Mar , 2016  

Control Warrior Deck

Wondering where to start when building your control Warrior deck? Lucky for you, I’m here to help. If you haven’t played Warrior too much, you’ll soon realize that they’re the absolute master of control. There are some really great cards out there, especially in the Grand Tournament, that can really give you an edge in the […]

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Video Games

5 Must-Have Cards for Your Midrange Hunter Deck

25 Dec , 2015  

Midrange Hunter Deck

If you’re looking to build your own midrange Hunter deck, look no further! This deck type is one of the most consistent ones out there, and if you play it right, it can win you a lot of matches. Just a side note – secret paladin decks tend to get absolutely murked by it. It […]

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Video Games

How to Build a High-Damage Dragon Priest Deck

11 Dec , 2015  

High Damage Priest Deck

Looking to build up a dragon priest deck but not sure where to start? When The Grand Tournament dropped, players like me were quick to discover that the new cards lent themselves well to a dragon priest deck. These decks are great against competitors that play early aggro – overall they give your priest early […]

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Video Games

Hearthstone League of Explorers: Discover Mechanic Explained

20 Nov , 2015  

Hearthstone Discover Mechanic

The latest Hearthstone expansion, League of Explorers, has finally been unleashed so we can all start scrambling to grab the best new cards. But more importantly, with this new expansion comes the new and much-anticipated Hearthstone Discover mechanic.   What is the Discover mechanic? This new ability that Blizzard has been hinting at for a while […]

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Video Games

Build a Freeze Mage Deck with These 5 Cards

15 Nov , 2015  

Build a Freeze Mage Deck

Looking to build up a freeze mage deck but not sure where to start? With great new cards like Forgotten Torch being added in the new League of Explorers expansion, freeze mage has become all the rage. And no wonder, this freeze-based control deck is great against aggro, midrange, patron and druid decks.   Top […]

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Video Games

5 Cards for Your Destructive Hunter Deck

4 Nov , 2015  

Hearthstone fanatics looking to build a lethal hunter deck need to keep reading. Before The Grand Tournament, the game as a whole put a lot of emphasis on other hunter strategies like facehunter. So it’s nice to see some diversity being added to the game with the new expansion, not to mention it gives hunters an […]

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Video Games

Build a Grand Tournament Druid Deck for Late-Game Control

20 Oct , 2015  

Druid Deck

Gamers playing with Druid decks usually go for some mid-game aggression, but over the last few months since the expansion release I’ve started favoring a late-game control strategy. Druids have so many great options with The Grand Tournament that it was tough to pick my favorites, but I’ve managed to get it down to a […]

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News

How Hearthstone Gamers Avoid Injuries and Play Longer

15 Oct , 2015  

eSports Injuries

Hearthstone is awesome, but man can those long hours gaming really take a toll on our bodies. As the Official Doctor of Gaming, I’ve had the chance to assess, treat, and help some of the best gamers in the business, including Hearthstone players. If you love to strategize, which always includes long hours in front of the […]

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Video Games

Need-to-Know Warrior Deck Basics: The Grand Tournament

8 Oct , 2015  

Warrior Deck

I’ve been spending time testing Warrior deck combos, including some epic take downs and sadly some pitiful fails. It was hard to choose just 5, but I think I’ve narrowed down my favourites’ list to these new options from The Grand Tournament: Alexstrasza’s Champion Sparring Partner Magnataur Alpha Varian Wrynn Orgrimmar Aspirant   Players seem […]

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Video Games

The Grand Tournament: New Paladin Cards

22 Sep , 2015  

The Grand Tournament New Paladin Cards

Hours of countless combinations, epic successess, and ultimate fails in the arena have led me to one conclusion – these 5 cards are going to make for some pretty entertaining and lethal Paladin decks! Overall, players (including myself) feel like there’s a lot of great new cards for Paladin’s in The Grand Tournament. My favourite […]

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Video Games

The Grand Tournament: New Warlock Cards

10 Sep , 2015  

The Grand Tournament New Warlock Cards

Hours of countless combinations, epic successess, and ultimate fails in the arena have led me to one conclusion – these are the 5 cards all Warlocks need to test out. Despite a lot of Warlock-lovers being disappointed by the new cards available, these ones can definitely help to make your deck lethal. My favourite five […]

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Video Games

The Grand Tournament: New Shaman Cards

27 Aug , 2015  

The Grand Tournament New Shaman Cards

First off in my Grand Tournament Series, I speculated a bit about neutral cards that could help us all out. But The Grand Tournament wasn’t released yet then, so I couldn’t REALLY get into the gory details. Now that I’ve had a chance to get my hands on some new cards, I’m picking 5 that […]

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Video Games

The Grand Tournament – 5 Neutral Cards I Love

12 Aug , 2015  

The Grand Tournament Neutral Cards

The Hearthstone expansion The Grand Tournament has arrived for pre-order (we knew that already) and Blizzard is going to unlock access sometime this month!   The Grand Tournament comes at us with a focus on new Hero powers and will equip players with an additional 132 characters, spells and powers to add to your game. This […]

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Video Games

Basic Priest Cards that Take Control

30 Jul , 2015  

Basic Priest Cards

Whether you’re loyal to the Priest class or love to hate them,  this week’s feature is all about gaining control as a master of healing. If you don’t pride yourself on learning the craft of both the light and the shadows, then check out our newbie tips for building your deck as a: Rogue  Warrior Druid Mage Paladin […]

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Video Games

Starter Cards for a Flexible Druid Deck

14 Jul , 2015  

Druid Deck

If you’re getting started as a Druid, there are certain cards you can’t leave out of your deck. This week’s class feature is all about harnessing the power of nature and using your abilities to both heal and destroy.   If you’re interested in building a variety of decks, you can also check out my […]

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Video Games

Powerful Mage Deck Essentials

2 Jul , 2015  

Hearthstone Mage Deck

In this edition of my Hearthstone Ultimate Card Series I’m talking all about the masters of spell-casting, Mages! They can summon positively destructive elemental attacks that cause instant damage while also using control spells to gain board advantage.   Not a Mage? Make sure you have the essentials in your deck for: Rogue Warrior Paladin Warlock […]

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Video Games

How to Become the Most Powerful Paladin

18 Jun , 2015  

Hearthstone Paladin Cards

This week it’s about arguably the most well-rounded class in terms of combat skills and the blessing of light. They are known as holy warriors, striving for justice and eliminating evil. That’s right, this week in my Ultimate Card Series I’m talking Paladins and their best cards!   If you’re not a fan of playing […]

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Video Games

Hearthstone Ultimate Card Series: Warrior

4 Jun , 2015  

Hearthstone Warrior Cards

This week’s class feature is all about mastering the art of battle. Those that pride themselves on strength, leadership and classic weaponry should listen closely. That’s right, I’m talking to the Warriors out there and which cards you need to win.   THE WARRIOR Hearthstone Warrior class cards keep it simple and only focus on a […]

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Video Games

Hearthstone Ultimate Card Series: Rogue

21 May , 2015  

Hearthstone cards rogue

In this edition of my Hearthstone Ultimate Card Series I’m talking all about assassins in the shadows, aka Rogues. They’re swift, silent and positively deadly. And I have the cards you need to run the show when you’re playing them.   If the Rogue class isn’t your scene, check out the rest of the series: Hearthstone Ultimate Card […]

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Video Games

Hearthstone Ultimate Card Series: Hunter

8 May , 2015  

Hearthstone Hunter

This week it’s about the art of survival, the life of isolation and the call of the wild. Those that are feral, bestial and prefer to live in the primal world. That’s right, this week in my Ultimate Card Series I’m talking Hunters and their best cards!   THE HUNTER The Hunter class is one […]

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Video Games

Hearthstone Ultimate Card Series: Warlock

23 Apr , 2015  

Warlock Cards

I’ve been loving the new Hearthstone mobile app (available on iOS and Android) so much that I couldn’t wait to write another instalment in my Ultimate Card series! This week I’m talking Warlocks and their best cards.   The Warlock The Warlock class is one that keeps it simple and only focuses on a few […]

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Video Games

Hearthstone Ultimate Card Series: Shaman

8 Apr , 2015  

Hearthstone Shaman

Heathstone Blackrock Mountain has had me playing non-stop lately, but despite the awesomeness of this expansion pack I find myself itching to get back into the original. I love to play around with classes and dominate the game as different characters. My personal favourite? The Shaman.   The Shaman I’ve had a lot of experience with […]

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