Mass Effect DLC coming: Bring on the Batarians!

Yeah, I’m a video game geek.  My last addiction has really been to Mass Effect.  While I haven’t picked it up at all since finally hitting 1000/1000 Gamerscore and completing all four romantic subplots (Ashley was a tough one, I screwed it up a couple of times and kept ending up with Liara), I still …

Xbox Live Video Marketplace coming to Canada!

From the "took them damn long enough" file, even more news out of Microsoft today which confirms that the Xbox Live Video Marketplace will finally be coming to us poor, underserved Canadians!  December 11th, at 12:01 AM PST (damn west coasters…).  Doesn’t look like any TV shows are being launched initially, and this is quite …

From Black Friday to Blu-Satur-Ray

Well, Walmart sure isn’t playing favorites in this increasingly tedious high-def format war.  First they had the $99 Toshiba HD-DVD player sale which saw 90,000 units sell out in no time flat.  Now they’re pushing something just as big for the other side of the Red vs. Blu line. Starting at 8 AM Saturday morning, …

Canadian ROCK BAND “tour” delayed!

Another reason for me to personally loathe EA… Yesterday MTV Games confirmed rumours that the Canadian release of ROCK BAND (all versions) was going to be delayed until December 18, the same date that the PS2 version is scheduled for release across North America.  I’m going to side with the conspiracy theorists on this one …

Rock greatness, thy name is ROCK BAND

I’ve been a looooooooong time addict of Harmonix‘s particular brand of rhythm video games.  Guitar Hero II is still in heavy play rotation on my 360 (and I’m getting better), I’m about to buy Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock, I’m trying to think of a compelling case to let me buy a fatty iPod …