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The Source will sell PS5 online at 11am ET on November 12

The Source has confirmed that start selling PS5 online at 11 a.m. on November 12, the day of the Canadian launch of the console. This is in line with Sony's requirements that its next-gen console be sold online at launch to avoid crowds amid the COVID-19 pandemic. That said, Sony does allow in-store sales for those who have already secured a pre-order there. In that case, some retailers, like EB Games, are allowing people to get their consoles by appointment only. Therefore, you will want to check with your preferred retailer to confirm your procedure. It's also worth noting that EB Games Canada will have more action online at 11am ET alongside The Source. That said, Toys R Us Canada will start selling the console online a little earlier at 9am ET. Watch out for MobileSyrup for m...
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EB Games Canada to Sell PS5 Online at 11am ET on November 12

EB Games has confirmed that it will start selling the PlayStation 5 online in Canada at 11 am ET on November 12, the day of the console's launch. The retailer confirmed the news in a Twitter thread. Thank you for your continued interest in the # PlayStation5 console! At this time, in-store pre-orders for PlayStation 5 will be available for pickup tomorrow by appointment. Also, there will be no consoles available for purchase in the store tomorrow. 1/4 pic.twitter.com/ChTh4JelSG - EB Games Canada 👾 (@EBGamesCanada) November 11, 2020 As previously confirmed, Sony is requiring all retailers around the world to only sell the PS5 online at launch to avoid crowds amid the COVID-19 pandemic. However, retailers can still sell units i...
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Google to offer free Stadia Premiere Edition to YouTube Premium subscribers in Canada

Earlier this week, Google launched a new promotion in the US. which allowed YouTube Premium subscribers to receive a free Stadia Premiere Edition. Now, the company has confirmed MobileSyrup that the offer will be extended to Canadians as of November 16. the Stadia Premiere Edition is priced at $ 139 in Canada and includes a Stadia controller and Chromecast Ultra to enable streaming from Stadia to televisions. Note that a code for Stadia Pro - the $ 11.99 / mo service offering 4K streaming and a growing catalog of free games - not included in the Premiere edition. Instead, Google allows new Stadia users Sign up for a free month of Stadia Pro. Otherwise, the games can be purchased individually with a free standard Stadia account. H...
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BioWare Edmonton Presents ‘Mass Effect: Legendary Edition’ Trilogy Remastering, Preview New Game

After months of rumors, Canadian game developer BioWare Edmonton has officially unveiled Mass Effect: Legendary Edition, a remastered collection of the original Massive effect trilogy. Released spring 2021 on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC, the Legendary collection will include Massive effect, Mass effect 2 Y Mass effect 3, plus all downloadable content (DLC) and respective promotional items for those games. Mass effect 2 Y 3 in particular, it had some well-received add-ons, including the second game Shadow Runner's Lair and the third Citadel. All of this content will receive better resolutions and frame rates, as well as revised textures, characters, shaders, and other effects. Games will be optimized for 4K Ultra HD. In a blog post, BioWare General Manager Casey Hudson noted th...
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Call of Duty doesn’t care about your hard drive

The latest news to filter on what's new Call of Duty game is going to be a massive download. On current generation consoles like the PS4 and Xbox One, Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War occupies approximately 95GB of storage at launch. The next-gen version of the game averages around 135GB, meaning that a single game will take up more than a third of your hard drive if you opt for the Xbox Series S. Call of Duty has gotten a bad rap lately for its huge game files, with COD: Modern Warefare reaching up to 200GB on PC. After that though, Activision made it so that PC gamers can install specific parts of the game to save their precious hard drive space. This multi-part download model is taking place, but it appears that you will only ...