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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: Rocket League How to take winning shots

17 Aug , 2018  

Written by Jon Scarr   Rocket League is all about scoring goals, and sometimes it’s not quite as easy as it looks. There are many ways to score goals. I’ve come up with some tips that will give you more opportunities to put the ball in the net and give your team that go-ahead goal. […]

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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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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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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eSports,Featured Gamers,Video Games

WGN Brain Trust: Rocket League Canadian Challenge Finalist – 3 Memes 1 Dream

9 Aug , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari WorldGaming Network’s Rocket League Canadian Challenge finals are mere weeks away.  3 Memes 1 Dream have solidified their position in the finals as one of the top eight teams in Canada. The 3 Memes 1 Dream team are comprised of Trey, Mittens, and Dareyck.  Some may know Dareyck from the recent […]

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eSports,Featured Gamers,Tournaments

WGN Brain Trust: Rocket League Canadian Challenge Caster – Corelli

8 Aug , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari Jack ‘Corelli’ Collier is one the members on the analyst team during the WorldGaming Network Rocket League Canadian Challenge finals. On August 19th, Jack will provide his commentary and analysis for the finals alongside Stax and Liefx.  Once a professional player, Jack decided to step into the role of casting.  Previously, he […]

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eSports,Featured Gamers,Video Games

WGN Brain Trust: Rocket League Canadian Challenge Finalist – Dauntless

2 Aug , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari The WorldGaming Network’s Rocket League Canadian Challenge finals is inching closer and closer to its August 19th arrival.  Dauntless is our next qualifying team in the spotlight. Made up of three up and coming players, Comp leads his team as captain alsong side LjRH and Koho.  All three players have been […]

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Featured Gamers,Tournaments,Video Games

WGN Brain Trust: Rocket League Canadian Challenge Caster – Stax

1 Aug , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari Sean “Stax” Stackhouse will be coming to the Scotiabank Theatre in Toronto, Ontario on August 19th.  He will be sitting in the caster chair during the WorldGaming Network’s Rocket League Canadian Challenge finals, providing excellent commentary and analysis during the event. Sean has been a voice of the community for many […]

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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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Video Games

WGN Brain Trust – Rocket League’s Sizzling Summer

25 Jul , 2018  

By:Matthew Rondina   Rocket League’s road map for summer 2018 has added exclusive rewards, pro events and a new track! It’s been an explosive summer for Psyonix’s rocket cars, World Gaming Network is here to keep you updated on all the developments, buckle up, for the round up!   Buy your tickets for the Rocket […]

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Video Games

WGN Strategy Academy: Rocket League Power-ups guide

24 Jul , 2018  

Written by Paul Hunter   Rocket League – Power-Ups guide Last fall’s free Rocket League Rumble update came with one huge new feature: power-ups. This new battle-royale mode brings an extra dimension to the classic Rocket League formula with more mayhem and fun. In the style of Mario Kart, the new power-ups mix things up […]

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Tournaments

Rocket League Canadian Challenge – National Finalists (Updated)

23 Jul , 2018  

NATIONAL FINALISTS The following 8 Teams have qualified for the National Finals in Toronto on August 19th. From Group A: Paleo Gaming – Jish, Silhouette, LeatherHead Incognito – DudeWithTheNose, NickyMac18, GoRocksGo Nighty Night – Nexaway, Gib, Perched Peach 3 Memes 1 Dream – Trey, Dareyck, Mittens From Group B: Croissant Bois – Ralph, Taroco, AxB […]

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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,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,Video Games

WGN Game Theory: Can Rocket League Attract The General Audience?

3 Jul , 2018  

Written By Steve Vegvari The topic of conversation is one the eSports community has on a regular basis.  ‘Will this game bring in the general audience?’  I believe that very game has been under our nose since 2015; Rocket League.     Sign up for the Rocket League Canadian Challenge today   Play in the […]

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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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Video Games

WGN Strategy Academy: Rocket League Beginner Tips

21 Jun , 2018  

Written by Jon Scarr Rocket League took the gaming world by storm when it was first released. Since then, it’s fan base has continuously grown. According to the games developer, Psyonix, Rocket League has recently surpassed 25 million players. To further cement Rocket League’s popularity, over one billion games have been played since launch! Read […]

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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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Video Games

WGN Strategy Academy: Rocket League vehicle overview

12 Jun , 2018  

Written by Jon Scarr Rocket League has an uncanny ability to get people hooked after their first time playing, and even after being out on the market for two years on the PlayStation 4 and PC—it’s being played more than ever with over 29 million registered players. Read our Rocket League vehicle overview.   Sign […]

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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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Video Games

WGN Strategy Academy: Rocket League Easter Eggs

29 May , 2018  

Written by Jon Scarr   Sign up for the Rocket League Canadian Challenge today   Play in the Rocket League Canadian Challenge for your piece of $20,000   Celebrating its 3rd Anniversary this July, Rocket League is a high-powered hybrid of arcade soccer and driving with rewarding physics-based gameplay. The vehicular mayhem combined with the […]

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eSports,Events

SUNLESSKHAN PRESENTS: 18 SKILLS ROCKET LEAGUE PLAYERS CAN LEARN FROM SOCCER

24 May , 2018  

We teamed up with YouTuber SunlessKhan for an exclusive Rocket League video. Check out 18 skills Rocket League players can learn from soccer players:     And don’t forget to sign up for the Rocket League Canadian Challenge sponsored by Pizza Pops and Driving Force to win your share of $20,000 in cash and prizes. […]

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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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Announcements,eSports,Events

WorldGaming Announces Rocket League Canadian Challenge

15 May , 2018  

Players to Compete for Over $20,000 in Cash and Prizes   Pizza Pops and Driving Force Sign on as Tournament Sponsors   Sign up for the Rocket League Canadian Challenge today   Play in the Rocket League Canadian Challenge for your piece of $20,000   Toronto, ON | May 15, 2018 – Today WorldGaming Network […]

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Video Games

Game Theory: Why Rocket League is More Than a Trendy Game

8 May , 2018  

Why Rocket League is More than a Trendy Game-

Yeah, Rocket League may have gained its initial popularity from the sick graphics and all the pretty colors. But there’s a lot of elements to Rocket League that actually make it more than just another trendy game. Let me give you a rundown of the gameplay features that take this one from viral fluke to […]

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WorldGaming Daily Video Game News: March 6th

6 Mar , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari This is your daily video game news recap for Tuesday, March 6th. Every Monday-Friday we give you a rundown of all the noteworthy industry news. Ubisoft Cracking Down On Hate Speech In Rainbow Six Siege The studio behind Rainbow Six Siege have revealed their plans to crackdown on toxic behavior in […]

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