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2013 Spring X-Series Event

Wednesday, February 20, 2013 No Comments

In this week’s video, L.E. and Nathan discuss last week’s Xbox Canada Spring X series event, showcasing a few of the major titles coming to Xbox 360 in the coming weeks. Click the link to watch!

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Far Cry 3 Blows Nathan’s Mind

Wednesday, November 21, 2012 No Comments

In this week’s video, Nathan discusses his experience at Ubisoft’s pre-launch event for Far Cry 3 at Toronto’s Tattoo Rock Parlour. As he journeys through the jungle screens to fight the menacing Vaas, he gets more excited than you would expect, considering it’s a First-Person Shooter. Click the link to watch!

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First Microsoft Store in Canada Has Killer Opening Weekend Attendance

Monday, November 19, 2012 No Comments

Whether you’re a Mac or PC user, you can say whatever you like about Microsoft and its products over the years, but you can’t say the company doesn’t know how to throw a party or draw a crowd, because it did both for the opening weekend of its first Microsoft Store in Canada. With the […]

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Microsoft Shows Off Windows 8, Windows Phone 8, Surface in Toronto

Thursday, November 8, 2012 No Comments

In this week’s video, L.E. and Nathan check out Microsoft’s official media launch for Windows 8, Windows Phone 8 and Microsoft Surface. With so much to show in our interview/demonstrations of the products, we split this week’s video into two parts! Click the link to watch!

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Halo 4 Launch a Hit With Toronto Fans

Tuesday, November 6, 2012 No Comments

Say what you will about us Canadians (though I might suggest saying it with caution), give us a reason to go out, and we don’t mind the cold. Despite near or sub-zero temperatures last night, Toronto fans of the decade-old Halo franchise came out in force last night for the midnight launch of Halo 4, […]

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Nintendo Holiday Showcase Event 2012

Thursday, October 25, 2012 1 Comment

Nintendo is not the little kid it used to be. For years we’ve seen a plumber traverse mushroom-related worlds to save a princess (who was always in another castle) stomping on mushroom-related bad guys and turtles along the way. We’ve seen an adorable pink ball fill up with air and float across a vibrantly colored […]

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Xbox Canada Hosts Halo 4 Media Launch, Brings Master Chief Along

Thursday, October 25, 2012 No Comments

We knew this game was coming. Even when all the folks from Bungie and Microsoft said that the Halo story was done, did anybody really believe them? Yeah, that’s what I thought. And so, this Tuesday, video game journalists from across the GTA, myself included, attended the Toronto media launch event for Halo 4. The […]

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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 […]

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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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