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Gears of War 3 Multiplayer Beta Postmortem

Friday, May 27, 2011 2 Comments

With the Gears of War 3 multiplayer beta closed for nearly two weeks, I’ve had some time to sit and think about my experiences. Yes, I could have done this sooner, but time is needed to fully process… alright! I’m lazy! Here are my thoughts. The gameplay was rock solid, with few initial connection issues […]


Gears of War 3 Multiplayer Beta Preview Event Video!

Wednesday, April 13, 2011 2 Comments

In this week’s video, L.E. and Nathan head to downtown Toronto to play video games! Well, a video game. We took a look at the Gears of War 3 multiplayer beta preview. And we got what we could on video. Click the link to watch!


Gears of War 3 Multiplayer Beta Preview

Tuesday, April 12, 2011 1 Comment

This past Thursday, Nathan and I joined our fellow Toronto-based video game journalists, and a lucky few Twitter contest winners, at Microsoft Canada’s Toronto offices for a preview of the upcoming multiplayer beta for Gears of War 3. Rod Fergusson, the game’s executive producer (he’s also been with the franchise from the start), was also […]


Michael Jackson: The Experience a Fun Surprise

Friday, March 18, 2011 2 Comments

I don’t love Michael Jackson. I like his music, but I don’t love it by any means. And the thought of a video game being announced not long after his death made me cringe a little. It felt opportunistic and sleazy and, to some degree, it still does. But that doesn’t mean I wouldn’t be […]


Ubisoft Holds Media Preview for Michael Jackson: The Experience, Child of Eden

Thursday, March 17, 2011 1 Comment

Yesterday, I had the chance to attend a media preview for Ubisoft’s upcoming Kinect version of its Michael Jackson video game, Michael Jackson: The Experience and a Ubisoft title I’ve been very excited to try since its unveiling at E3, Child of Eden. The event included a live demonstration of MJ: The Experience featuring two […]


OMG! Metal Gear Solid 5?!?

Tuesday, January 4, 2011 1 Comment

It’s been a while since I’ve thought about the Metal Gear Solid series. I do still own every game in the series and just figured I’d let you guys in on the newest revelations regarding the next instalment, Metal Gear Solid Rising. If you haven’t heard anything about it yet, I’ll try and let you […]


Halo: Reach Drops Jaws with Feature Overload at X’10

Friday, August 27, 2010 2 Comments

With its brand new campaign, weapons, loadouts, expansive competitive and cooperative multiplayer features, a new version of the Forge map editor, ridiculous customization options, gameplay in outer space and more, Halo: Reach is an absolutely gargantuan title. I had the chance to speak with Bungie Studios’ Joe Tung, Reach‘s executive producer, about all of the […]


Fable 3 tickles, titillates at X’10

Thursday, August 26, 2010 1 Comment

I really adored Fable 2. The combat was very satisfying, it had some nice comedy bits, and it was just an all around pleasurable experience. In fact, just writing about it is making me want to go back and play through it again. Before I do that though, let me tell you about the third […]


Rock Band 3 Impresses, Teases at Microsoft’s X’10 Holiday Preview Event in Toronto

Thursday, August 26, 2010 No Comments

There was plenty to see and play at Microsoft’s X’10 holiday preview event in Toronto last week, but the game I was most looking forward to playing was, you guessed it, Rock Band 3. The chance to try out the game’s new features and controllers was too good to pass up, so after getting the […]


BioShock: Infinite Looks to Bring Series to New Heights

Wednesday, August 25, 2010 3 Comments

It has been three years since the release of the original BioShock for the Xbox 360 and, after a sequel that was considered a disappointment by some purists (not Nathan), Irrational Games has announced a return to the helm of their most popular franchise with BioShock: Infinite. The newest installment in the series looks to […]

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