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WorldGaming eSports Professional Player Profile: Kruzee

14 Feb , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari   Carl “Kruzee” Stewart is a Street Fighter player from Florida.  Kruzee has gone on to compete in both the CEO Gaming and the 2017 Orlando Red Bull Proving Grounds since being picked up by A Breed Apart .   As a newcomer to the scene, Kruzee was able to plant his […]

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WorldGaming eSports Professional Player Profile: ShuKz

31 Jan , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari   I had the opportunity of speaking with 20 year old Manuel “ShuKz” Herbst from Cologne, Germany.  ShuKz has been playing Call of Duty for seven years at this point and has carved out his own space in the eSports community.   Being aware of the trials and tribulations of getting […]

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WorldGaming eSports Professional Player Profile: FlamE

24 Jan , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari   I spoke with Jack “FlamE” Pearton about how he got his start in Rocket League.  The former Call of Duty hopeful player went on to pursue a future in Rocket League and focus his efforts on eSports.   FlamE previously was involved with Method and ranked second during the Gfinity […]

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WorldGaming eSports Player Profile: Frag

17 Jan , 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 this year, Frag announced that […]

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WorldGaming eSports Professional Player Profile: iRemiix

10 Jan , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari   Luis “iRemiix” Galarza Figueroa began his eSports journey primarily playing top down competitive games.  Since his transition to Overwatch, iRemiix has placed in the Overwatch Contenders tournaments with Kungarna.   Having grown up in Puerto Rico, iRemiix had to make a tough decision earlier this year.  After Hurricane Irma hit, […]

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WorldGaming eSports Professional Player Profile: PsychoWaffle

3 Jan , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari   Jacob “PsychoWaffle” Oyer is a Michigan, U.S.A. Overwatch player.  Over the span of a year and half, PsychoWaffle has found his footing in maining a support role in most of his endeavours.   During his time on the Method team, he played alongside players Exi, Roolf, and Snow.  Method placed […]

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WorldGaming eSports Professional Player Profile: Linepro

27 Dec , 2017  

Written By: Steve Vegvari   Ivo “Linepro” Kolev has an impressive Overwatch resume under his belt.  The Madrid player was an integral part of the the Spanish team landing in 6th place during the Overwatch World Cup tournament in 2016.   Linepro is a veteran support player and often the shotcaller of his team.  Linepro […]

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WorldGaming eSports Professional Profile: CJ Kornhaus

20 Dec , 2017  

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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WorldGaming eSports Professional Player Profile: MRKN_MAGIK

13 Dec , 2017  

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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Video Games

PRO PLAYER TEAM SPOTLIGHT – Splatoon 2 – SetToDestroyX DeadBeat

6 Dec , 2017  

  Interviewed by: Jon Scarr   Without a doubt, Splatoon 2 is one of the most unique and exciting titles in the realm of eSports. It wasn’t until late in 2016 that Nintendo started to take interest and invest in the original Splatoon in the competitive scene. With the announcement of Splatoon 2, many people […]

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PRO PLAYER SPOTLIGHT – Pokken Tournament DX – Allister “ALLISTER” Singh

29 Nov , 2017  

Interviewed by: Jon Scarr Earlier this year, Canadian based eSports organization SetToDestroyX made their first venture into the Pokkén Tournament scene with their acquisition of Allister “ALLISTER” Singh. With Nintendo showing more and more an interest in the eSports arena, it was a perfect time for the global leader of the Pokkén community, ALLISTER to […]

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WorldGaming eSports Professional Player Profile: Kritikal

22 Nov , 2017  

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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WorldGaming eSports Professional Player Profile: Maverick

15 Nov , 2017  

Written By: Steve Vegvari I had the chance to speak with professional PUBG player Samuel (Maverick) Cline. Maverick stems from the United Kingdom but has played in both NA and EU gaming regions.  His background focused heavily on playing Call of Duty for Team EXO.  After Maverick had made the switch to PC, he transitioned his […]

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eSports,NBA 2K

Pro Player Spotlight – NBA 2K18 – Dimez “You won’t be successful if you don’t put the work in”

8 Nov , 2017  

With NBA 2k18 making a big push into esports this year we got some time to speak with Dimez, last year’s captain and point guard of the Pro Am champions Still Trill. This year he is looking to replicate and build on that success. WorldGaming: First of all thanks for doing this! Let’s start with […]

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WorldGaming Professional Player Profile: Mxey

1 Nov , 2017  

Written By: Steve Vegvari   I recently spoke to mxey about this year’s gaming phenomenon; PUBG (PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds).   The Finnish player is currently playing under Gorilla Core’s PUBG team. Since the game has such a fresh foundation in the eSports community, I had to pick his brain. I spoke to him about the ever […]

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EPISODE 3 OF RE:PLAY, WORLDGAMING’S WEEKLY ESPORTS SHOW IS NOW ONLINE

29 Sep , 2017  

The re:play talk show is a weekly eSports show featuring issues, news and events from the world of eSports.   Daily curated content from across the web will feature the best-of-the-best of what’s out there related to eSports: articles, videos, event coverage, player profiles, blogs, podcasts, social media postings, etc. making this destination, THE place […]

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WorldGaming eSports Professional Player Profile: Hexo

19 Sep , 2017  

WorldGaming eSports Professional Player Profile: Hexo

Written By: Steve Vegvari   Hailing from Quebec, Hexo has been on the scene for a long time. For over eight years, Hexo has had multiple roles including manager, organizer and of course; competitor. Hexo has transitioned himself from being involved in both League of Legends and Heroes of The Storm to now focusing on […]

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Fan Expo ‘17 “Beat The Pro” Recap & WorldGaming eSports Professional Player Profile: W1nterwarz

12 Sep , 2017  

Written By: Steve Vegvari   During the Toronto Fan Expo 2017, WorldGaming hosted the “Beat The Pro” competition. In partnership with WB Games Canada, anyone and everyone could step up to the plate and take on the Injustice 2 Regional Champion; W1nterwarz. As the doors opened on September 2nd, a line formed and would not […]

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WorldGaming eSports Professional Player Profile – Exi

11 Sep , 2017  

WorldGaming eSports Professional Player Profile - Exi

Written By: Steve Vegvari   Exi has been embroiled in the Overwatch competition since the early days of the beta. After discovering what eSports may have in story for him, he has committed the time to honing his skills. Exi loves the notion of bouncing between roles, but often finds himself fulfilling the tank position. […]

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WorldGaming eSports Professional Player Profile – Verbo

5 Sep , 2017  

WorldGaming eSports Professional Player Profile - Verbo

Written By: Steve Vegvari Verbo in a Italian-Canadian player from Toronto, Ontario. Playing on the Immortals team, Verbo contributes in a strong support role. His career has taken him and his team to winning the Overwatch Winter Premiere in 2016, the Overwatch Carbon Series tournaments and Overwatch Contenders. His passion for the game and focus […]

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WorldGaming eSports Professional Player Profile: Infinity

29 Aug , 2017  

Written by: Steve Vegvari While Inifinity has only been on the Super Smash Bros. scene for a few years, he has begun to build quite a name for himself. While balancing a life of school and competition, Infinity is dead set on etching his name in the Ontario Smash community. In the past month he […]

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WorldGaming eSports Professional Player Profile: Raziek

24 Aug , 2017  

Written by: Steve Vegvari Raziek hails from the East Coast of Canada. Currently ranked in the top position in Nova Scotia, Raziek clearly has quite the fondness of the Super Smash Bros. franchise and has had a long lineage of competing going back all the way to 2008. Read more in our Professional Player Profile […]

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WorldGaming eSports Professional Player Profile: BreaD

9 Aug , 2017  

Written by: Steve Vegvari BreaD has only been involved in the Super Smash Bros. eSports community for a few years. Having just recently placed seventh during the Game Land Super Smash Bros. WiiU tournament during NXNE, BreaD is determined to continue striving towards reaching first place. After finding inspiration from one documentary, the Ontario based […]

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Events,Video Games

Interview with Northern Fights and EVO 2017 Injustice 2 Champion Dragon

3 Aug , 2017  

Interview with EVO 2017 Injustice 2 Champion Dragon

(The following interview was conducted with Cineplex WorldGaming Canadian Championship Series: Northern Fights winner Dragon after he won EVO 2017 – Injustice 2)   Join an Injustice 2 Gauntlet bracket WorldGaming: Hey there! Thanks for doing this! Why don’t you start off by quickly introducing yourself? Dragon: I’m Dragon, a competitive fighting game player. I’ve […]

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Rocket League Pro Player Profile Memory

31 Jul , 2017  

Written by Jon Scarr   I chatted with professional Rocket League player Memory, who plays for SetToDestroyX . We talked about his everyday life and what it takes to make it in e-Sports.   WorldGaming: Hi, it’s nice to be able to sit down and talk with you. Do you mind telling WorldGaming readers a little […]

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Video Games

Rocket League Player Profile Lemonpuppy

24 Jul , 2017  

Rocket League Player Profile Lemonpuppy

Written by Jon Scarr   I recently caught up with professional Rocket League player for SetToDestroyX Joshua Wright aka Lemonpuppy. I had a chance to talk with him about what it is like to be a pro gamer.   WorldGaming: Hi Josh, thanks for taking time out of your busy schedule to chat. Can you […]

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WorldGaming eSports Professional Player Profile: Justin Wong

12 Jul , 2017  

WorldGaming eSports Professional Player Profile: Justin Wong

1. How did you first get into competing in eSports?   It happened by accident around the year 2000. I really wanted to just play people from different arcades but eventually I started traveling around the world without thinking about it. It became such an addiction that I wanted to do more with it.   […]

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WorldGaming eSports Professional Player Profile: Ricki Ortiz

5 Jul , 2017  

WORLDGAMING ESPORTS PROFESSIONAL PLAYER PROFILE: RICKI ORTIZ

1. How did you first get into competing in eSports? I first got into Epsorts in 2010 when Evil Geniuses was interested in adding Street Fighter 4 to it’s game roster and signed me immediately before EVO 2010. 2. When did gaming go from a hobby to profession? Refer to Question 1. 3. What is […]

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