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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 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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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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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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WGN Strategy Academy – NHL 19 – RPM Skating Technology, A Game Changer?

7 Aug , 2018  

By: Matthew Rondina NHL 19 is exploding out of the gate this year with a completely overhauled skating system, inspired by one of the most agile players in the game, Connor McDavid. Join an Esports tournament on WorldGaming today   The system promises increased responsiveness and to be more visually authentic than ever before, but […]

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WGN Strategy Academy – Madden 19 – Big Gameplay Changes Coming to the Gridiron

6 Aug , 2018  

Written By: Matthew Rondina Huddle up and get ready for an all new season of Madden! Gameplay changes introduced this year look to give you greater control in building your football legacy, but will require you to revise parts of your playbook. Let’s review some plays to get you game day ready! Join an Esports […]

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WGN – Brain Trust – NHL 19 Beta Impressions

3 Aug , 2018  

By: Matthew Rondina   Rejoice virtual hockey fans, the NHL 19 open beta has arrived!   (Image: EA Sports)   Join an Esports tournament on WorldGaming today   WGN is here to breakdown all the new modes and mechanics the beta brings to the rink. Lace up those skates and get ready for a deep […]

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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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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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WGN Brain Trust: Kenneth “Kenny” Hailey – Raptors Uprising GC

27 Jul , 2018  

Written By: Matthew Rondina   WGN was able to catch up with NBA 2K esports athlete Kenneth “Kenny” Hailey at the Bell Fibe House in Toronto, he gave us the inside on his career and what’s to come for the team.   Join an Esports tournament on WorldGaming today   (Photo:Light Imaging)   Kenny is […]

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WGN Brain Trust: MVD’s Smash Ultimate Impressions

26 Jul , 2018  

Written By: Steve Vegvari When Nintendo revealed a teaser trailer for Smash Ultimate back in March, both competitive and casual players were awestruck.  Forward to E3 2018’s Nintendo Direct and we got a whole half hour segment dedicated to Smash Ultimate.  It was fitting that none other than Masahiro Sakurai walked us through all the […]

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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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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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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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WGN Brain Trust: Shane Talbot – MLSE esports Manager

19 Jul , 2018  

Written By: Matthew Rondina WGN was able to sit down with Shane Talbot, Maple Leafs Sports & Entertainment (MLSE) esports Manager at the Bell Fibe House in Toronto. Join the Uprising Weekend League Check out our HOW TO PLAY video for the UWL Shane has extensive experience in the esports industry, he currently is the […]

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WGN STRATEGY ACADEMY: Tips to dominate your opponents in NBA 2K18

18 Jul , 2018  

Written by: Jon Scarr   NBA 2K18 is here and this year’s installment of the popular basketball franchise is better than ever. While most people will do relatively well when playing against the game’s AI, if you are going to play competitively you’ll need to be at the top of your game. Get this Tips […]

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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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WGN Brain Trust: Yusuf Abdulla – Raptors Uprising GC

12 Jul , 2018  

Written By: Matthew Rondina WGN was able to catch up with NBA 2K esports athlete Yusuf Abdulla at the Bell Fibe House in Toronto, the ultimate esports training facility. Abdulla is representing his hometown, playing for the Toronto Raptors Uprising GC, looking to bring home a championship. He’s here to talk about his experience as […]

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WGN STRATEGY ACADEMY: Tips to improve your shooting in NBA 2K18

11 Jul , 2018  

Written by: Jon Scarr Basketball is more than just putting the ball into the hoop and scoring points. To be competitive, not only do you have to play a good defense, your offense must be top notch. The best way of juicing up your offense is to get as many quality shots at the basket […]

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WGN STRATEGY ACADEMY: NBA 2K18 Virtual Currency – Four Ways to Earn it Fast

9 Jul , 2018  

Written by: Jon Scarr   Virtual Currency, commonly referred to as VC, can be purchased or earned through out many different modes in NBA 2K18. VC has many uses some of which include upgrading your player’s stats, buying new uniforms, and even getting a haircut for your player.   Ideally, you want to earn as […]

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WGN STRATEGY ACADEMY: NHL 18 Top 5 Ranked Goaltenders

6 Jul , 2018  

By Matthew Rondina   The new, fast paced NHL requires a net minder with almost superhuman reflexes to help backstop your team to victory. World Gaming is counting down the top 5 highest overall ranked goalies in NHL 18, giving you an inside look on who should be between the pipes for your team. Check […]

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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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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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WGN STRATEGY ACADEMY: NHL 18 Tips to get a jump start in HUT

27 Jun , 2018  

  Written by: Jon Scarr   Sometimes, it can feel almost impossible to keep up with other gamers in NHL 18. Some may have family commitments while others maybe have a job that leaves them with only a few hours a week to play. Luckily, I’ve put together a few tips to help you get […]

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WGN STRATEGY ACADEMY: Tips to use dekes to take your game to the next level in NHL 18

26 Jun , 2018  

Written by: Jon Scarr EA Sports has introduced some new dekes in NHL 18 and also brought a few back that have been absent from the series for several years. I’ve put together several tips to help you take your game to the next level by using the new dekes in NHL 18. Let’s take […]

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WGN STRATEGY ACADEMY: Tips and Techniques to become better at passing in NBA 2K18

25 Jun , 2018  

Written by: Jon Scarr Passing is one of the most neglected fundamentals in basketball. In order for your team to be successful, it’s imperative that you know how to pass correctly in NBA 2K18. Passing is the quickest way to move the ball and challenge the defense, so it should be your primary weapon in […]

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