Posts Tagged video games
Thursday, November 17, 2011 No Comments
The toy and video game worlds have collided once again this week, as Konami announced the release of Beyblade: Metal Masters for Nintendo DS. This is the latest game in the spinning battle-top franchise’s run, and, having not played any of them in the past, I can’t possibly tell you how it differs from any […]
Monday, October 31, 2011 1 Comment
It’s not the first of its kind, but Toronto start-up Waygoz.com has just entered the ring of used video games with its new game swapping service. With its “Swap-O-Matic technology”, Waygoz.com is built to provide users an alternative to trading in their games or use swapping services that require them to mail their games across […]
Monday, September 12, 2011 No Comments
Nintendo announced today that September 18th will bring a new colour for the Nintendo DSi XL (the larger version of the precursor to the Nintendo 3DS). The new colour is called Metallic Rose – a light shade of pink with “a luminous pearlescent sheen”. Nintendo says the system will be ready to go for adults […]
Wednesday, August 31, 2011 3 Comments
In this week’s video, L.E. and Nathan head to Muzik nightclub in downtown Toronto for Microsoft’s X’11 event! The annual holiday preview event was loaded with so many games that there wasn’t enough time to see them all, so we took a look at a few of the particularly interesting ones. Click the link to watch!
Wednesday, August 17, 2011 2 Comments
In this week’s video, L.E. and Nathan discuss some of the upcoming awesome nerdy events happening in Toronto, all before the end of the month, and most surrounding Fan Expo Canada 2011! There are retro video game events, launch parties, concerts, award shows and more! Click the link to watch!
Monday, August 15, 2011 No Comments
Last week, the Montreal International Game Summit announced the keynote speakers for its eighth annual event, taking place this year at the Hilton Montreal Bonaventure hotel on November 1st and 2nd. The event, presented by the Canada Media Fund, will feature two different types of keynotes – overall keynotes from three main speakers, and six […]
Wednesday, August 10, 2011 No Comments
In this week’s video, L.E. and Nathan discuss adaptations to film. Be it from books or video games, comic books and graphic novels, there are plenty of adaptations out there, currently even more than usual. With all these adaptations though, should they be compared, or treated as separate entities? All this and more when you click the link to watch!
Wednesday, August 3, 2011 No Comments
This week’s video is our complete interview with Markham Street Films’ Michael McNamara, about their new show, Fanboy Confessional. Wish the show well deserving of an extended run, what better time to hear more about its making and what they’re planning if it gets a second season. Click the link to watch!
Thursday, July 14, 2011 No Comments
This morning, the Government of Ontario announced that it will help St. Catherines-based video game developer Silicon Knights (Too Human, Eternal Darkness: Sanity’s Requiem) create 80 new jobs and protect 97 existing positions within the company. How, you ask? The province is helping SK fund the development of “the best 3D Game Development Engine” (the […]
Wednesday, July 13, 2011 1 Comment
In this week’s video, L.E. and Nathan head to the offices of Markham Street Films to meet with Michael McNamara, Writer/Director of Fanboy Confessional, a new documentary-style show on various types of fan culture. From cosplay to horror, steampunk to furries and beyond, Fanboy Confessional looks to give people an inside look at it all. Click the link to watch!