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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eSports,Featured Gamers,Video Games

WGN Brain Trust: FlamE

31 Jul , 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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eSports,Featured Gamers,Video Games

WGN Brain Trust: Caliburn’s Islands of Nyne Impressions

30 Jul , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari Battle Royale is a term that has exploded in the past year.  From the behemoth Fortnite, to PUBG, The Culling and beyond.  Even large titles like Call of Duty and Battlefield are getting their own slice of the pie. The same can be said for indie development studio; Define Human Studios […]

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eSports,Featured Gamers,Tournaments

WGN Brain Trust: Rocket League Championship Qualifier – Leviosa

23 Jul , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari WorldGaming’s Rocket League Canadian Championship is quickly advancing to the playoff round.  The qualifying team, Leviosa is taking advantage of this time to continue practising and preparing themselves for July 21st. The Quebec-based Rocket League team is comprised of Luckyman, Null and team captain Alexandre “Atomas” Corriveau.  While the three players […]

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eSports,Featured Gamers,Video Games

WGN Brain Trust: FreaKii

20 Jul , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari Sandro Holzwarth has been on the eSports scene for just over a year and a half.  The German Rocket League player has shown real grit and determination.  This is what helped Mock-it reach the Rocket League Championship Series S4 finals late last year. Sandro has a lot on his plate as […]

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eSports,Featured Gamers,Video Games

WGN Brain Trust: Rocket League Championship Qualifier – Incognito

17 Jul , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari While the WorldGaming Rocket League Canadian Championships takes a momentary pause after the qualifier rounds, the teams are able to regroup.  Players can take this time to breath before heading into the online playoffs on July 22nd. Trevor “DudeWithTheNose” Hannah and his teammates GoRocksGo and NickyMac make up our third qualifying […]

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eSports,Quake,Video Games

WGN Brain Trust: Phaze’s Quake Champions Impressions

16 Jul , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari Quake Champions is still a very young competitive title.  Up until 2017, Quake players would have to travel to QuakeCon or attend grassroots LAN events to get their fix of Quake. Now, Quake Champions has begun to fill the void and deliver a online twitch-shooter.  In its infancy, Quake Champions struggled […]

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eSports,Featured Gamers,Tournaments

WGN Brain Trust: Rocket League Championship Qualifier – Croissant Bois

10 Jul , 2018  

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 online playoffs on July 21st. Which opened up the opprotunity to touch base with team captain of Croissant Bois.  Raphaël “Ralph” Morin leads the three man […]

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eSports,Featured Gamers,Tournaments

WGN Brain Trust: Rocket League Championship Qualifier Interview – Poutine

5 Jul , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari WorldGaming’s Rocket League Canadian Championships is well underway.  As the online qualifiers come to an end, Silhouette’s team is one of many teams progressing to the Online Playoffs on July 21st. Sign up for the Rocket League Canadian Challenge today Play in the Rocket League Canadian Challenge for your piece of […]

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eSports,Featured Gamers,Video Games

WGN Brain Trust: Snaski

29 Jun , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari Nicolai “Snaski” Andersen is a Rocket League player from Denmark. Currently on the Fnatic roster, he plays alongside Maestro and Sikii.  Snaski began his break in eSports when Rocket League first launched. In 2017, Snaski and Fnatic powered through RLCS Season 4 EU and walked away with the first place title.  […]

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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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