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Rock Band Gets a Six Pack of Singles in Next Week’s Music Store Update

Friday, November 16, 2012 No Comments

Another misleading headline for the Rock Band update? Yes! But nowhere near as confusing as last week’s, because there actually are six new tracks coming in next week’s Music Store update. Harmonix is releasing the extra tracks in celebration of the Rock Band franchise’s fifth anniversary. They just won’t be available as a track pack […]

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The Legend of Zelda 25th Anniversary Symphony Opens More Tour Stop Ticket Sales

Thursday, January 5, 2012 No Comments

If you’ve been following the news of this year’s 25th Anniversary celebration of The Legend of Zelda, you may already be well aware that the accompanying symphony tour is set to start its run next week, in Dallas, Texas. If you haven’t, but have been itching to hear about it, we’ve got good news. The […]

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Ubisoft Launches 25th Anniversary Promotion on Xbox Live Arcade

Thursday, December 8, 2011 No Comments

You know what I can’t stand about sale pages on Xbox Live Arcade? You can never seem to find the regular prices or amount saved when searching through the items available at the discounted prices. How am I supposed to know how much I’m saving if I didn’t know what the price of an item […]

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A Day Out: The Cinesphere Experience

Monday, November 14, 2011 1 Comment

If you live in Toronto and you’ve never seen a movie at the Ontario Place Cinesphere, you’re missing out. And based on my experience yesterday, I’d say it’s quite clear that I’ve been missing out too, on what should probably be an annual tradition for every movie-loving Torontonian (not to mention a must see attraction […]

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Harmonix Celebrates 20th Anniversary of Nevermind with Next Week’s Rock Band Update

Friday, September 16, 2011 No Comments

Harmonix announced today that next week’s Rock Band Music Store update will celebrate the 20th anniversary of the release of Nirvana’s album Nevermind. The album is set to re-release as a deluxe edition on September 20th, but since all its tracks are already available within the Rock Band catalogue, Harmonix will be releasing a four […]

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3D Video Recording, Two Mario Titles, More Coming to 3DS This Holiday Season

Tuesday, September 13, 2011 1 Comment

Only a day after announcing a new DSi XL unit colour, Nintendo is bringing more handheld news by announcing that a new system update coming this November for the 3DS will allow users to record and share their own 3D videos direct from the system. The recording software update will also include new StreetPass challenges […]

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Microsoft Studios Announces Pre-Order Goodies for Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary

Monday, July 18, 2011 No Comments

Microsoft Studios and 343 Industries announced today that players who pre-order a copy of Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary will get a couple of nice little extras. The pre-order bonuses include Master Chief armour for your Xbox Avatar and a “Grunt Funeral” Skull. The Xbox Avatar armour is pretty self-explanatory, but if you’re wondering what the […]

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Captain America Table Coming for Marvel Pinball

Thursday, June 16, 2011 No Comments

Zen Studios announced today that it will be releasing the next downloadable pinball table for Marvel Pinball later this month. The Captain America table will be the second downloadable table for the game, after last month’s release of the Fantastic Four table. The table will feature a World War II environment inspired by Ed Brubaker’s […]

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Highlights from Nintendo’s E3 2011 Press Conference

Tuesday, June 7, 2011 2 Comments

It’s official! My mind has been blown! Nintendo’s E3 press conference was relatively short, but packed with so many major reveals that my mouth was agape while watching. It commenced with an orchestral montage of The Legend of Zelda music and clips, celebrating the franchise’s 25th Anniversary, and featured announcements from Shigeru Miyamoto that Link’s […]

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Ubisoft Celebrates 25 Years, Loads Up on Sequels at E3 2011 Press Conference

Tuesday, June 7, 2011 No Comments

I’ll begin by admitting that I missed the first few minutes of Ubisoft’s press conference. I didn’t mean to, but I couldn’t find a working feed quickly enough. However, it didn’t seem that I missed all that much, as most of the titles announced during the conference were sequels! Using the event as a kick-off […]

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