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‘Apex Legends’ Reaches 50 Million Players In Its Launch Month

The reign of Fortnite appears to be coming to an end. Respawn has revealed that in exactly a month since launch, Apex Legends has reached 50 million players. This follows hitting 1 million players in eight hours, 10 million in three days and 25 million in its first week. The milestone shatters Epic Games’ Fortnite ...

Pokémon Shield and Sword are Coming to the Nintendo Switch

The next pair of Pokémon games have officially been announced. Nintendo and The Pokémon Company have announced Pokémon Sword and Shield. The Nintendo Direct showcased the first footage of the newest Pokémon title and it was revealed that it will take place in the Galar region. The three new Pokemon see above in the cover ...

‘Far Cry: New Dawn’ Review

A year after the highly acclaimed and successful Far Cry 5, Ubisoft brings beloved fans and newcomers a whole new adventure in Far Cry: New Dawn. Although a ‘continuation’ of sorts after the events of its predecessor, New Dawn serves as a standalone spin-off of the series. The storyline is set in a post-apocalyptic universe, where ...

EA’s ‘Apex Legends’ Reaches 25 Million Players After One Week

Today, Respawn Entertainment’s Vince Zampella announced on the official EA blog that Apex Legends has reached 25 million players since its launch last Monday. The game had over 2 million concurrent players at its peak over the weekend. The newly released free-to-play game had initially reached one million concurrent players, and 10 million players over its initial ...

Sony Interactive Entertainment Appoints Jim Ryan as President & CEO

After assuming temporary leadership of Sony last year, Jim Ryan has officially been appointed the new President and CEO of Sony Interactive Entertainment. The new role will officially become effective on April 1st. According to Sony: "Current SIE President and CEO John (Tsuyoshi) Kodera will dedicate his focus on creating innovative user experiences and further enhancing the network ...

Ubisoft Releases First ‘Assassin’s Creed Odyssey’ Legacy of the First Blade Images & Trailer

Today, Ubisoft announced the release dates for the episodes of the first post-launch story arc of Assassin’s Creed Odyssey, Legacy of the First Blade. The first episode, Hunted, will release December 4 across all available platforms. Throughout Hunted and the following two episodes, players will continue their grand Greek Odyssey to encounter Darius, the legend ...

‘Red Dead Redemption 2’ Smashes Records, Earns $725 Million Opening Weekend

Rockstar Games' Red Dead Redemption 2 is out now for console players and immediately upon its release, it garnered acclaim from both critics and fans with praise being geared towards the narrative, graphics and performances. It should be of no surprise that the title saw an amazing opening weekend, but what may come as a shock is that ...

Interview: ‘Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey’ Narrative Director Melissa MacCoubrey on Choosing the Setting, DLC’s & More

Ubisoft’s Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey was unleashed upon the gaming community on October 5th, 2018. Since then, the game has been enjoying great success, as it currently holds a Metacritic average of 86 on all three platforms on which it was released. Seeing as there is no game in the series planning on being released in ...

Toronto Overwatch League Team Name Revealed: Toronto Defiant!

The Overwatch League is making it's way to the 6ix. The first season of the e-sports league for the wildly popular game Overwatch has concluded with 12 teams, and as 2019's season approaches, the OWL will be adding 8 new teams, including a team based in Toronto and Vancouver! The Toronto team's name was officially ...

‘Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey’ Review

Assassin’s Creed games have been a staple of the video game industry for the last decade. With annual releases as well as a movie featuring Michael Fassbender, the Assassin’s Creed series has become one of the most recognizable brands in entertainment. But as years passed, the games grew stale, and while narrative still drew the ...

‘World of Warcraft: Battle For Azeroth’ Review

*I understand the game is nearly two months old, certain features were released after the games release and wanted to play and cover as much as I could in order to give the most accurate review possible* World of Warcraft is set to turn fourteen in a few months’ time, yet more recently ‘Battle for ...

Interview: ‘Starlink: Battle for Atlas’ Art Director Daniel Ebanks Discusses Inspirations, Game Development & More

After 5 long years of work, STARLINK: Battle for Atlas, Ubisoft Toronto’s first unique AAA intellectual property has gone gold. To celebrate the upcoming release of the game, I was invited to try it out and celebrate this momentous achievement with the game developers. During the event I was able to conduct a short interview ...

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