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Ubisoft Rocks Toronto with Assassin’s Creed III Launch Party

Monday, October 22, 2012 1 Comment

I’m not usually one to get into the specifics of launch parties or events aside from the game-related portions, but when a publisher throws together one heck of a shindig, it’s certainly worth mentioning. Ubisoft’s Assassin’s Creed III Toronto launch party certainly fits that bill. Held this past week at a club in Toronto’s Distillery […]

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Forza Horizon Hits the Streets of Toronto

Wednesday, October 17, 2012 1 Comment

As we mentioned earlier today, in our video covering the Forza Horizon launch event, Playground Game, Turn 10 Studios and Microsoft Studios, thanks to a push from Xbox Canada, acknowledged the existence, and importance, of the Canadian market (and, yes, specifically Toronto) with a new promotional video for Forza Horizon filmed right on the streets […]


Forza Horizon Launch Event

Wednesday, October 17, 2012 No Comments

In this week’s video, L.E. and Nathan discuss Xbox Canada’s recent Forza Horizon launch event, held in downtown Toronto. We got to roam the open roads of Colorado from the comfort of a posh downtown venue, which some nice treats to boot! Click the link to watch!

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Lollipop Chainsaw Toronto Launch Event

Wednesday, June 13, 2012 No Comments

In this week’s video, L.E. and Nathan head to the EB Games flagship store in downtown Toronto to take part in the Canadian launch event for Suda51 and Grasshopper Manufacture’s latest work, Lollipop Chainsaw. It’s a zombie-filled event with a special guest appearance by George A. Romero! Click the link to watch!

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Sony Canada’s Playstation Lounge Launch Event

Wednesday, November 16, 2011 No Comments

In this week’s video, Nathan heads down to GameStop/EB Games’ Toronto flagship store for the official launch of Sony Canada’s Playstation Lounge… by himself. Things may get a little bit odd. Click the link to watch! You won’t be sorry, we promise! A little…


Nintendo of Canada Sends Torontonians on a Quest for the Master Sword

Tuesday, November 1, 2011 No Comments

We’re only a few weeks away from Nintendo’s launch of The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword for Wii, and Nintendo of Canada is preparing for the game’s launch by inviting you to its exclusive pre-launch event. As with any of the Legend of Zelda games though, you’ll have to go on a quest before you […]


Forza 4 Media Launch Event

Wednesday, October 12, 2011 No Comments

In this week’s video, L.E. and Nathan head to Mercedes Downtown in downtown Toronto to check out Xbox Canada’s media launch for Forza Motorsport 4. Beautiful cars, various ways to play and more beautiful cars? Yes, please! Click the link to watch!


Resistance 3 Media Launch Event

Wednesday, August 24, 2011 No Comments

In this week’s video, L.E. and Nathan head down to Toronto’s Distillery District to check out the launch event for Resistance 3. We played the game and even took the opportunity to interview the game’s Creative Director, Marcus Smith. Click the link to watch!


Infamous 2 Launch Event

Tuesday, June 7, 2011 1 Comment

In this week’s video, L.E. and Nathan head to downtown Toronto to Sony’s Infamous 2 launch event. We played the game and also made sure to take the chance to speak with one of the game’s designers, Joe Ishikura. Click the link to watch!


Sony Holds Infamous 2 Launch Event in Toronto

Wednesday, June 1, 2011 3 Comments

Earlier today, Nathan and I attended a launch event for Infamous 2. Sitting down to try the game for ourselves, we came away with many positive and, sadly, negative thoughts. The comic book-style story presentation is pure eye candy, with a mix of animated comic and real time cutscenes. The movement and combat gameplay is […]

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