Nintendo revealed that it will launch its upcoming gaming system, code-named the “NX”, in 2017. It will also release two new mobile games in the fall based on the familiar Animal Crossing and Fire Emblem franchises. During its fiscal year earnings announcement, Nintendo said that the NX will not be unveiled at the upcoming E3 […]
Nintendo’s first smartphone app is pretty underwhelming. While cute and polished, Miitomo is mostly for kids or those few adults who like their social networks to be very, very tame. Miitomo encourages you to share innocent life details with your friends, and for you to learn those same kinds of details from your friends in […]
Watch some gameplay from the unofficial 2.5D fan-made tribute to the 30th anniversary of The Legend of Zelda. Play it on your web browser (while you can!): http://www.zelda30tribute.com/
It’s hard to believe that Nintendo could pack in a whole Wii U disc’s worth of Hyrule Warriors content plus DLC into its tiny 3DS handheld system. But that’s exactly what they did with Hyrule Warriors Legends — and shockingly, it runs smoother than its console counterpart. Legends, like Hyrule Warriors, contains the same hack-and-slash […]
The award-winning journalist has been on the frontlines, reporting the stories of missing and murdered Indigenous women
American programming continues to dominate the Canadian TV ratings. CTV’s simulcast of Big Bang Theory absolutely trounced the competition with over 3.9 million viewers tuning in to see whether Sheldon’s royalty contract would lead to hilarious conflict. (Spoiler: it did.) It’s remarkable how much Canadians love Big Bang Theory. In the U.S., that same Big Bang episode lured 14.68 million viewers […]
Nintendo's upcoming 'Star Fox Zero' introduces an "invincible" mode. Here's why that decision could open up the world of gaming to all.
Which houseguest will get evicted from Big Brother Canada this week? Who cares? Well, apparently, at least 1.4 million people do, as evidenced by this week’s Canadian TV ratings chart. According to Global, the series grew 17 per cent over last season’s premiere, and drew a rapt legion of 342,000 advertiser-friendly 18-to-34-year-olds. On the other […]
If you were expecting some sort of EDM treatment on her Adele's pop-oriented torch ballads, get ready to be disappointed
The wait is finally over for Celine Dion's English-speaking fans -- a new album and single both entitled "Loved Me Back To Life" arrive to mark the musical return of the Charlemagne, QC-born superstar.
The EDM mega-producer is back with singer/songwriter Sia Furler another single. Is it as good as their last one?
Cathy Jamison has stage four melanoma and she's going to die. Now what? 'The Big C''s second season continues the series' rich, complicated look at life with cancer.
With electro-house now the dominant noise of the Billboard Hot 100, Madonna responds with an unadventurous, but solid reflection of the sounds of the moment.
'Hang With Me' is Robyn’s best single yet, which is saying a lot considering her prodigious output over the past five years.
After four innovative albums and a catalog of brilliant singles, the British duo of Alison Goldfrapp & Will Gregory have misplaced their mojo
After four innovative albums, and a catalogue of brilliant singles, the British duo of Alison Goldfrapp and Will Gregory have misplaced their mojo this time around. In Head First, the elegiac dream-pop of 2008’s Seventh Tree is combined with an Italo-disco sensibility that has the simultaneous effect of flattening both their melodies and songwriting. Only […]