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Next Gen Xbox to be Revealed on May 21

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The time has come for Microsoft to unleash the next beast. The next gen Xbox will be revealed at an event on May 21. Several blogs have received their invitations for the US event and will be streamed globally via XBOX.com and broadcase on Spike TV for Canadians. (Luckily Spike TV will still be a part of the Rogers VIP ... Read More »

Skype for BlackBerry 10 launching April 26

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An anonymous tipster has indicated that the much anticipated Skype for BlackBerry 10 may be coming as early as April 15. For many side loaders the android port became available for the Playbook on April 16, 2012 and stopped working for video chats shortly after the Z10 was launched. Skype had previously confirmed that they will be working closely with ... Read More »

Black Ops 2 DLC ‘UPRISING’ hits Xbox Live on April 16

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Well the next DLC for Black Ops 2 is finally within sight and will be available on Xbox Live exclusively on April 16.  Uprising is the second DLC pack of the year from Treyarch and Activation and Xbox gamers get it first once again. The download includes four new multiplayer maps and a new Zombie experience called “Mob of the Dead” ... Read More »

Gears of War Judgement First Glance

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On Thursday March 14th 2013, Microsoft played host to yet another Gears of War event in the City of Toronto. Packed within an old converted church to what looked like a post-apocalyptic environment. Among the Locust meat sandwiches and the over excited event staff, we find Gears of War: Judgement,  the 4th in the series.  What we find in this installment ... Read More »

Oz: The Great and Powerful: Fantastical Family Fun

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Sam Raimi (Spiderman, The Evil Dead) has created an honourable tribute to the 1939 classic “The Wizard of Oz”, and has stamped it with his own idellible mark of film-making. He is successful in putting us in the same Land of Oz we know and love, without smothering us in nostalgia. Raimi’s talents are clear, as are his wishes to ... Read More »

Jack the Giant Slayer: Carefree and Fancy

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Jack the Giant Slayer: Carefree and Fancy Bryan Singer is a great director with an unusual quality curvature on the great graph of his efforts. He directed X-Men 1 and 2, Superman Returns, and is about to do another superhero movie, X-Men: Days of Future Past, a time-travel movie with mutant powers (oh my). On the way to that, he ... Read More »

BlackBerry to report quarterly results

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BlackBerry will be reporting their quarterly results tomorrow pre market to discuss sales for the quarter which will not include the huge one million Z10 order, or the recently launched USA results, but will that matter? From a Canadian perspective during the last two months since the device launched, our retail checks confirmed huge consumer interest. Almost every store we ... Read More »

Ubisoft Montreal steals the Playstation 4 show with Watch Dogs

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Some exciting news from the live Sony Playstation 4 unveiling is the availability of Watch Dogs on the PS4 system. Ubisoft Montreal demo’ed the Watch_Dogs game that allows players to experience a truly connected world and with only a smartphone, have the ability to hack into Chicago’s central operating system and control most elements of the city including stopping trains, ... Read More »

Sony is unveiling the Playstation 4 Now

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Sony is unveiling the next gen Playstation console live right now! The ustream event seems to have kicked us out and the Playstation website also seems to be experiencing some big server load so perhaps there is a lot of interest in this event? Here is the live stream if it does come back online for you.. Broadcasting live with ... Read More »

2013 Canadian International AutoShow is Here

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It is that time again, for the 2013 Canadian International Auto Show taking place at the Metro Convention Centre in downtown Toronto. The show starts on Friday February 15 and runs through to February 24. But if you want a sneak peek at some of the hottest and smartest cars, check this post tomorrow as we will be LIVE at the ... Read More »

Parker Reviewed

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A good heist movie doesn’t necessarily need to hit every mark along on the way, so long as there’s less questions to ask at the end than a time travel movie. Parker is a straight-forward heist flick, with a loose script and handle on it’s leads’ incredible charisma. It is your typical Jason Statham fare, where the action is violent ... Read More »

Side Effects – A Soderbergh Showcase

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Before viewing Steven Soderbergh’s (assumed) last directorial effort, you imagine the title of the movie corresponding very easily to the plot. 1. Girl gets hooked on drugs 2. Girl experiences some dangerous side effects 3. Girl goes crazy That’s all I could really take from the trailer of Side Effects, aside from the obvious allusions to Darren Aronofsky’s “Requiem for a ... Read More »

Budweiser Red Light Coming to Your House Soon

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Budweiser released a pretty awesome commercial during the Super Bowl for Canadians which we happened to miss as we were watching a US feed. I had to watch the commercial twice to understand fully what was being offered.   Yes hockey fans..this is a real product and it is coming in May 2013 in time for the playoffs. Budweiser Red ... Read More »

Call of Duty Black Ops 2 Tournament to award Million Dollar Prize

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Do you think you have what it takes to compete head to head in a Call of Duty Black Ops 2 tournament? Time to ditch those work friends, and put together an elite team of 4 to compete for your chance to win $1 Million bucks! Yes, you heard correct. Activision, Treyarch, Xbox, Electronic Sports League (ESL), and Major League ... Read More »

BlackBerry announces the Z10 and Q10 Smartphones

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We are live at the Toronto launch of the BlackBerry all touch Z10 device running BB10 and it looks and feels great. Here are the full specs of the Z10. Processor: Dual-Core 1.5GHz Display: 4.2”, 4 point multi-touch LCD display, 1280 x 768 resolution at 356 DPI, Touch On Lens Camera: 8MP rear facing camera, Auto Focus, 5X digital zoom, 1080p HD video ... Read More »