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    OverActive Media Plans on Building a New Home for Esports

    OverActive Media has confirmed details for its plan to construct a Toronto-based esports and entertainment performance venue, the company announced. The venue’s construction is set to be completed by 2025, the venue is projected to cost $500 million and will occupy 7,000 seats. The facility will include a theatre-style...
  • Rainbow Six Siege Update Esports Roadmap, Details Delays

    COVID-19 continues to make all of the things we love a little less fun and a lot less social. This is definitely the case for Ubisoft’s Rainbow Six Siege esports wing. The company announces that due to the ongoing pandemic, the Rainbow Six Siege World Cup teased back in...
  • Ubisoft Created A Rainbow Six Siege North American League

    It’s safe to say that after being out for nearly half a decade now, North Americans love Rainbow Six Siege — especially Canadians. After all, the game was developed in Montreal by Ubisoft, and it’s a game that, despite having international appeal, has become an esport unique to Canadian...
  • Interview With Missharvey: Building A More Inclusive Esports Industry

    Stephanie “Missharvey” Harvey has built a strong career in esports. Throughout her career, she has become a jack of all trades in the industry. In the early 2000s, Missharvey began creating a name for herself in the grassroots esports scene. As the industry continues to grow, Missharvery’s popularity and...
  • On Defiant Team Day, Let’s Stand On Guard

        Happy Toronto Defiant Team Day! I still remember it being one of the most seemingly religious moments I’ve had the good fortune of experiencing personally back in October when the banners unfurled at Toronto’s Berkeley Church Event Venue to proudly proclaim the name of our first localized...
  • Rainbow Six Canadian Nationals Season 2 Online Circuit Starts October 6

    The second season for the Rainbow Six Canadian Nationals Online circuit will begin on October 6 at 6:30 PM and will feature 8 teams battling for the top two spots who will go on for the final live event taking place in Toronto on November 3. The winning team...
  • FACEIT Adds Player Unknown Battlegrounds To Its Platform

    Today FACEIT is officially launching PUBG on its platform North America, South America, and Europe. This launch takes place after a successful closed beta where over 200 thousand users signed up for the experience. The FACEIT platform will be bringing the first structured progression system for competitive PUBG gameplay....
  • Croissant Bois Win Rocket League Canadian Challenge

    Quebec-based Rocket League team; Croissant Bois beat Incognito and secured the title of grand champion during the Rocket League Canadian Challenge. After holding multiple online qualifiers and playoffs, WorldGaming Network held the nation finals in Toronto, Ontario on August 19th. Eight Canadian teams traveled to the city to compete...
  • NBA 2K League Adds Intel As Official Technology Partner

    Intel has announced that it’s expanding it’s gaming investments by signing a multiyear agreement to become the NBA 2K League’s newest official technology partner. The NBA 2K League is a professional eSports league founded by NBA and Take-Two Interactive Software Inc. and is set to debut in May. The...
  • Torontonian Claims Champion Title At WorldGaming COD WWII Event

    Last night WorldGaming hosted the finals for their most recent tournament, Call of Duty: WWII. The two-day tournament wrapped up last night at the Scotiabank Theater right here in Downtown Toronto where they crowned the winner. Players from all over North America convened for the event but only one...