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Set during the height of the Industrial Revolution in London, Assassin’s Creed Syndicate allows you to step into the shoes of twin Assassins, Jacob and Evie Frye. Fight using any means necessary, as Jacob and Evie you’ll help define the birth of organized crime in an adventure filled with brutal combat and fast-paced action. Available now on the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. Come find out why Assassin’s Creed Syndicate is one of my favourite games in the franchise to date.
Christmas Eve is just around the corner and there’s still time to finish your holiday shopping. Today is the 12th Day of Christmas gifts and we’re looking at a Star Wars fan’s dream video game—Star Wars Battlefront. Live out the battles between the Rebellion and the Empire in the time period of the original Star Wars trilogy in a game that is sure to put smiles on the face of your loved ones this holiday season.
The wait is over; the most anticipated multi-platform game this holiday season has arrived—Call of Duty: Black Ops III. Packed to the brim with new features and modes, Activision delivers the biggest Call of Duty game in the franchise’s history. Come find out what makes Call of Duty: Black Ops III one of the most feature, and content packed Call of Duty games to date.
Skylands is on the verge of collapse, a special Skylanders team called the SuperChargers have been assembled to stop Kaos and his most evil weapon yet, the Doomstation of Ultimate Doomstruction. Embark on an epic adventure across sea, land and air to stop Kaos and save Skylands. Come find out why, Skylanders SuperChargers is the best Skylanders game to date.
Rise of the Tomb Raider, the sequel to the 2013 action-adventure game Tomb Raider, is here and is only available on Xbox One and Xbox 360 this holiday season. Whereas Tomb Raider’s focus was on building Lara’s character into the strong woman that she would become, Rise of the Tomb Raider returns the series back to the roots of tomb raiding. Featuring high-octane action, stunning environments, a revamped crafting system, and a stealthier Lara—Rise of the Tomb Raider sets out to push the envelope on the Xbox One and Xbox 360.
The pop culture phenomenon that captured the hearts of 40 million players worldwide is back! Guitar Hero Live introduces a newly redesigned guitar controller, two new ways to play, and hundreds of additional songs. After years of research and development by Activision and FreeStyleGames, come find out if Guitar Hero Live will take over your living room once again.
A computer monitor is one of the most important pieces of a computer. Let’s stop for a minute and think: the monitor you use heavily influences your overall computing experience. After all, it is what you will be looking at for long periods of time. Whether you’re a gamer, professional or home user, choosing the right monitor can be daunting, as there’s a lot to consider. Come join me as I compare three ASUS monitors, and together we’ll find out which one is best for you.
Launched globally on July 29, Windows 10 aims to bridge the gap between PCs, tablets, and phones. The new operating system combines the best features of Windows 7 and Windows 8 with new Windows features. Just 2 months after launch and Windows 10 has already become a runaway hit with consumers. Let’s take a look at why so many people are upgrading to Windows 10.
The first-ever Minecraft wearable is here! Exclusive to Best Buy Canada, the Gameband + Minecraft lets you take your worlds with you and play Minecraft from any Windows, Mac, or Linux based computer. Featuring state-of-the-art technology, and the ability to customize your Gameband LED display, the Gameband + Minecraft wearable is an easy and fun way for players of all ages to take Minecraft wherever they go.
Long time fans of the Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater games have been waiting for a new game in the series for 13 years. The wait is now over, as the latest game in the series is here, Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 5. Famous pro skaters such as Tony Hawk, Andrew Reynolds, and Aaron “Jaws” Homoki make their return in this over-the-top, fast-paced, combo-fueled game. Is this the game fans have been dreaming about? Let’s take a look and see what Tony Hawk and Activision have in store for us this holiday season.