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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eSports,NBA 2K

WGN Brain Trust: Dimez “You won’t be successful if you don’t put the work in”

18 Jun , 2018  

****UPDATE since conducting this interview Dimez has since become a PRO NBA 2K League player with Mavs GG****   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 […]

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Video Games

WGN Brain Trust: Lemonpuppy

5 Jun , 2018  

Written by Jon Scarr   I recently caught up with professional Rocket League player Joshua Wright aka Lemonpuppy. I had a chance to talk with him about what it is like to be a pro gamer.   Sign up for the Rocket League Canadian Challenge today   Play in the Rocket League Canadian Challenge for […]

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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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Video Games

WGN Brain Trust: Memory

22 May , 2018  

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.   Sign up for the Rocket League Canadian Challenge today   Play in the Rocket League Canadian Challenge for your piece of $20,000 […]

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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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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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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,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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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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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: x0dieeee

20 Mar , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari Chris, otherwise known as x0dieeee is one of the four Snider Cup finalists.  On March 23rd, x0dieee will be heading to Philadelphia along with the other three finalists to compete for their share of $17,5000. As a long time player of the NHL franchise, x0dieeee has gone on to compete in […]

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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,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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eSports,Featured Gamers,Video Games

WorldGaming eSports Professional Player Profile: GrimReality

28 Feb , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari Chris “GrimReality” Shaefer is an 18 year old Northern California eSports player.  Formerly a player of League of Legends, he transitioned himself to Overwatch for a new take on the competitive scene. In doing so GrimReality kickstarted his career and he got picked up by L.A’s Immortals team.  It was there […]

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Call of Duty,Featured Gamers,Video Games

WorldGaming eSports Professional Caster Profile: Maven

23 Feb , 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 Clint “Maven” Evans is a returning caster for the Call of Duty: WWII Canadian Championship Finals.  Last year, Maven took the seat of […]

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eSports,Featured Gamers,Video Games

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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Call of Duty,eSports,Featured Gamers,Video Games

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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eSports,Featured Gamers,Video Games

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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eSports,Featured Gamers,Video Games

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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eSports,Featured Gamers

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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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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eSports,Video Games

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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eSports,Featured Gamers,Video Games

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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