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Easy to use and full of new features, the Canon EOS Rebel T5i is a great gift for budding photography enthusiasts. The 18 megapixel DSLR camera can record full HD movies, and features a 3.0” vari-angle touch screen.
Newly released in anticipation of the Star Wars: The Force Awakens movie, this Star Wars Special Edition Notebook from HP will be on every Star Wars fan’s wish list this Christmas. The notebook features a Galactic Empire-inspired design and extensive collection of rare Star Wars content. READ MORE
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The Holiday Season is coming! That means a lot of new games are coming out in November! Let’s take a closer look!
Anno 2205 is the latest entry in the long running and critically acclaimed strategy series. Once again moving into the future you must conquer the Earth and mine the moon for resources while maintaining a working society!
Anno 2205 will be available for PC but not any consoles.
Need for Speed is back with its 21st, yes you read that correctly: twenty first, entry in the series. This new game is a reboot of the series. EA has pledged that they are taking a the things that made the previous games great, in particular need for Speed: Underground and incorporating them into this new title. They’ve also confirmed that it will require an online connection to play which has been met with some criticism however they claim the gameplay benefits will outweigh the cost. They’ve also confirmed that add on content will be released in the form of free but mandatory game updates rather than paid downloadable content.
Need for Speed will be available on PlayStation 4 and XBOX One.
The Disgaea series is a little weird so bear with me. Disgaea 5 is the 6th game in the series and this time the evil demon emperor Void Dark has taken over the Netherworlds and you have to stop him! Heroes from each of the worlds join forces to fight back and unleash combo attacks unique to each character pairing! This game was an immediate hit in Japan when it was released back in March and it looks to again be here!
I don’t think Uncharted needs any introduction. It’s one of the best selling and most popular titles for PlayStation 3. The three games in the series, Drake’s Fortune, Among Thieves, and Drake’s Deception, have all been remastered for PlayStation 4 in this new collection. Only the single player story for each will be included however you will get an invitation to the multiplayer beta test of the upcoming new entry in the series, Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End.
If you’ve played them before then you can play them again in full next generation glory. If you’ve never played them before, well, you’re in for a treat. Either way this is a musthave for your PS4 game collection!
You thought we had a good summer for games? We did! But the fall is going to be even bigger! Let’s take a look at the new titles releasing in September.
Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain
Release Date: September 1st Platforms: XBOX360, XBOX One, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4
In the latest game in the long running series players will take on the role of Venom Snake (aka Big Boss) as he ventures into 1984 Afghanistan during the Soviet-Afghan war in order to find those who nearly killed him in the previous game Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes.
A number of new features are coming this time around but perhaps most exciting is the ability to approach missions in many different ways. Previous Metal Gear games would set you on a specific path for during missions while Phantom Pain will let you decide how you want to get them done. Add to that an even more massive open world, home base building, a pet dog, rock climbing, and a host of other new things to explore and you have the makings of a classic.
Release Date: September 1st Platforms: XBOX One, PlayStation 4
Explore the world of Max Rockatansky! Your car, the iconic Interceptor, is stolen and you’re left for dead in the wasteland. You go on a quest to reclaim it and build the ultimate car, the Magnum Opus, and then go on to take revenge on those that left you to rot in the sun, all the while scrounging for scarce supplies..
This game is not a direct tie in the this summer’s amazing Mad Max film Fury Road but you will get to visit many places in from the films including Gas Town and Thunderdome and the big bad is the son of Fury Road’s Immortan Joe, Scaborous Scrotus.
Students heading to college or university this fall are starting to stock up on the must-have tech tools to help them get through school. From noise isolating headphones to help with study to health tech devices to help with sleep, our London Drugs tech experts have assembled the top 10 gadgets that are great for any student gearing up for dorm life.
3D printing technology is now more accessible and affordable than ever before. Great for art or engineering students, the Tiertime UP Mini 35 Printer is as easy to use as a traditional inkjet. The printer’s best resolution at 0.2 mm gives great details at a great speed. The enclosed design protects children from hot parts. The UP software allows users to start their 3D printing adventures immediately.
Having a personal printer is an affordable luxury or a cheap necessity. For about $50, a student can have his/her own Canon PIXMA MX492 compact printer right in the dorm, which can print, scan, fax, all without wires and cables (except the power cable).
Good news everyone! It’s August and that means we have a whole new month of games to look forward to! This months biggest releases are all coming at the end of the month but lets take a look now and start to get excited!
Madden NFL 16
Release Date: August 25th Platforms: XBOX 360, XBOX One, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4
The blockbuster franchise is back! Odell Beckham Jr. is on the cover and a slew of new features are inside. EA has re-tooled the quarterback controls, added new on field cameras to get you closer to the action than ever before, and extended the franchise options putting you in control of every decision your team could make: from what city you play in to how much concessions cost.
Then build your ultimate NFL team, with stars of past and present, and play online head to head with your friends!
MSI Canada and London Drugs present the 2nd Dragon Cup Hearthstone Tournament! Hearthstone is the fast paced card game based on Blizzards popular Warcraft universe. It’s a game that is easy to get into but proves hard to master.
The Dragon Cup is open to all North American players and is free to register for! The opening rounds will be held on August 22nd with the quarter finals, semi finals, and finals on Sunday the 23rd.
The game format will be Conquest, and each match will be single elimination, best of five competitions. There are some great prizes to be had too.
The 1st place player will receive $300 cash and an MSI GTX980ti Graphics Card and the highest ranked Canadian player will receive a $500 London Drugs gift card and an MSI Swag Pack including a headset, gaming mouse, and MSI Dragon doll.
There are lots more prizes for players and also for viewers! The tournament will be streamed on Twitch by user coL_noxious and viewers can win one of 20 Steel Series Kinzu V2 gaming mice and 20 SteelSeries Flux Headsets!
There’s something for every gamer in this tournament!