Northern Fights, the next exciting event in the Cineplex® WorldGaming™ Canadian Championship Series Presented by PS4™, gives players from across Canada and the US (some restrictions apply) the opportunity to battle head-to-head in either Street Fighter V or Mortal Kombat XL.

Over $65,000 in total cash and prizes, including a trip to Toronto for all Regional winners and a trip to Evo 2017 for each Grand Prize winner will be awarded. Players may qualify for the National Finals in Toronto through live Regional Qualifiers held in-theatre at select Cineplex locations across Canada, or during the limited Online Last-Chance Qualifier series of tournaments on

Congratulations to our National Finalists. For a full list of winners, visit Inside WorldGaming.

Cineplex WorldGaming Canadian Championship Series presented by PS4

Mortal Kombat XL Finals Bracket - 12:00 PM ET, June 24

Tickets for the National Finals are on sale now.

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Street Fighter V Finals Bracket - 3:30 PM ET, June 24

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  1. If you already have a WorldGaming account, log in and go to Step 2. If you do not, create one here.
  2. Once logged in to your account, if your balance is $18.75 USD or more, go to Step 3, otherwise deposit money on the Cashier page using a credit card or PayPal. See Format & Rules section below for the registration fee to enter.
    • The WorldGaming website uses United States dollars (USD) as its currency. All online entry fees will be paid in USD at an exchange rate of $1.00 CAD = $0.75 USD.
  3. Register for your preferred tournament by first selecting either Street Fighter V or Mortal Kombat XL, and then selecting your preferred date and time from the options listed.
  4. Registration closes on June 17, 2017 at 12:00 PM ET for Mortal Kombat XL and 5:00 PM ET for Street Fighter V, or when all available spots have been filled. See Format & Rules section for details.

Grand Prize


+ trip to Evo 2017

2nd Place


3rd Place


4th Place


5th - 8th Place


9th - 12th Place


Regional Qualifiers

  • 1st Place: $250 + trip to Toronto for National Finals on June 24
  • 2nd Place: $150
  • 3rd Place: $100
  • 4th Place: $50

Online Last-Chance Qualifiers

  • 1st Place: $250 + trip to Toronto for National Finals on June 24


Format & Rules

Stage 1: Regional Qualifiers

  • 14 Regional Qualifiers hosted at select Cineplex Theatres
  • $10 CAD ($7.50 USD) Pre-registration Fee will apply, beginning on May 16, 2017 at 9:00 AM EST
  • $15 CAD Late Registration Fee will be payable at the door on June 4th (spaces will be extremely limited and are not guaranteed, and if available will be assigned on a first come, first served basis)
  • Double elimination brackets of up to 32 Players each
  • Winning Player, per title, from each qualifier advances to National Finals

Stage 2: Online Last-Chance Qualifiers

  • 2 Online Last-Chance Qualifiers hosted on
  • $25 CAD ($18.75 USD) Online Last-Chance Registration Fee will apply (registration begins at 9:00 AM EST on June 5, 2017)
  • Single elimination brackets of up to 64 Players each. Spots are available on a first come, first served basis
  • Winning Player, per title, from each qualifier advances to National Finals

Stage 3: National Finals

  • Hosted at Scotiabank Theatre Toronto and broadcast on
  • 16 Finalists, per title, that qualified through the Regional and Online Last-Chance Qualifiers
  • Double elimination brackets