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  1. Oculus Rift hits Canada at Game of Thrones Exhibition

    Industry News
    by Christina Peden The general public has a chance to test out the Oculus Rift at the Game of Thrones exhibition currently taking place at Toronto’s TIFF Bell Lightbox. Visitors to the exhibit can take part in an immersive virtual reality experience called “Ascend the Wall” while wearing...
  2. Gaming Agency ISM Opens First Canadian Office

    Industry News
    Interactive Studio Management (ISM), one of the leading global agencies representing independent game developers, recently opened its first Canadian office in Vancouver, B.C. ISM also added Sean Murch, who headed development at EA Sports, to its list of agents. Clyde Grossman, ISM's Managing...
  3. Call of Duty tops video gamers most wanted list

    Industry News
    Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 tops the list of North American gamers most wanted console video game this holiday season according to a recent report by ratings giant Nielsen. The upcoming first-person shooter video game will be the third installment in the Modern Warfare series, a direct...
  4. Worldwide spending on video gaming will top $74 billion in 2011

    Industry News
    Worldwide consumer spending on video game hardware, software and online gaming is expected to top $74 billion in 2011, up 10.4% from 2010, according to a report out today by Gartner. The research firm predicts that by 2015 spending will reach $112 billion, up from $67 billion in 2010. The $74...
  5. Duke Nukem Forever taking forever

    Industry News
    Duke Nukem Forever Delayed againDuke Nukem Forever, the sequel to the popular Duke Nukem 3D video game and a multiple winner of Wired`s Vaporware of the Year of the Award, will be delayed again. While we can`t count the number of times this game has been promised, the last release date given...
  6. Over half of all Americans play video games

    Video Game Consoles and PC Gaming
    More than half (53%) of all American adults play video games of some kind and about one in five (21%) play almost every day according to a recent report from the Pew Internet and American Life Project.
  7. GameSpots 20 Most Anticipated Games for the Holiday Season

    Video Game Consoles and PC Gaming
    GameSpot today unveiled its annual list of the Top 20 Most Anticipated Games of the upcoming holiday season. The editors say the list is comprised of this seasons hottest and most talked about titles that have recently launched or will launch in the holiday timeframe from August to December...