Players to compete for $20,000 in WGN’s first ever mobile tournament, in partnership with Samsung Canada
Toronto, ON | October 18, 2018 – Today WorldGaming Network announced the start of a competitive tournament for Hearthstone, the hit online collectible card video game developed and published by Blizzard Entertainment. Canadians aged 14 and over can now register for Hearthstone Canadian Challenge powered by WorldGaming to win more than $20,000 in cash and prizes.
The tournament will run from October through to December 2018. A closed qualifier will be held December 8 to determine the top four players who will go on to compete in the Grand Finals in Toronto on December 15, 2018, at The Samsung Experience Store, CF Toronto Eaton Centre.
Hearthstone, which is available on Android as well as iOS, PC, and Mac, has been one of the key games in driving forward the mobile gaming revolution, and Samsung’s participation as tournament sponsor will help bring mobile gaming to more people than ever.
Registration for the tournament is available starting today at Worldgaming.com/HearthstoneCC Gamers can also join the conversation online by following WorldGaming on Facebook (Facebook.com/WorldGaming), Twitter (@WorldGaming), Instagram (@OfficialWorldGaming) and Twitch (Twitch.tv/WorldGaming).
WorldGaming Network LP is an esports and competitive video gaming platform that facilitates online and ‘live’ tournaments, leagues and ladders, and acts as a social gaming community for competitive gamers around the world. Launched in 2006, it is the premier destination for competitive and passionate gamers, with over 8,000,000 matches played and over $40,000,000 in cash prizes paid to gamers. WorldGaming is owned and operated by Cineplex, a leading entertainment and media company. More information is available at WorldGaming.com.
About Samsung Electronics Canada Inc.
Samsung Electronics Canada inspires Canadians to reach their full potential through a transformative ecosystem of products and services that deliver innovation and distinct design to every aspect of their connected lives. The company is redefining the worlds of TVs, smartphones, virtual reality and wearable devices, tablets and digital appliances. In 2017, Samsung ranked top 10 in Interbrand’s “Best Global Brands” list, Ipsos Canada’s Most Influential Brands in Canada, and Leger Marketing’s Most Admired Brands in Canada. Dedicated to helping make a difference in the lives of Canadians, Samsung’s award-winning Hope for Children corporate giving initiatives supports public education, sustainability and health-related issues in communities across the country. To discover more, please visit www.samsung.com.