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Nintendo Pledging More Inclusivity In Future Games

CP | Derrik J. Lang, The Associated Press | Posted 07.10.2014 | Canada Impact

Nintendo is apologizing and pledging to be more inclusive after being criticized for not recognizing same-sex relationships in English editions of a l...

A-Trak On Bringing Hip-Hop And Dance Music Back Together

HuffPost Canada Music | Benjamin Boles | Posted 11.22.2013 | Canada Music

Toronto's clubs were recently taken over by the world championship finals of Red Bull's Thre3style DJ competition. Unlike traditional turntablist batt...

How Playing Tetris Taught Me This Valuable Life Skill

Kaitlyn Kochany | Posted 12.23.2013 | Canada Living
Kaitlyn Kochany

Weirdly, Tetris has given me a way that I can practice going easy on myself. I don't have to maintain a spot on someone else's leader board, or have each game trump my last. I can be more... zen. I can relax. And, much to my surprise, this zen feeling has translated into other areas of my life. And, much to my surprise, this zen feeling has translated into other areas of my life.

10 Best Video Game Soundtracks

Huffington Post Music Canada | Jesse Ship | Posted 02.28.2013 | Canada Music

It's not just the gaming -- the hyper-jumping, mega-blaster shooting, sword-fighting or robot-crashing action -- that makes a great video game. The...

POW! Super Mario As Art

The Huffington Post B.C. | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 10.24.2012 | Canada British Columbia

If Andy Warhol could paint a soup can and call it art, why can't Michael Miller paint Super Mario and hang him in a gallery? The Abbotsford-raised ...

What if Video Games Are Actually Good for our Kids?

Robert Whent | Posted 05.16.2012 | Canada
Robert Whent

I wasn't a particularly good student when I was a kid. In grade school, I had a lot of problems with math, and to a lesser extent reading and writing. It didn't matter how much I tried, I just couldn't get it. I couldn't seem to grasp concepts that most of my friends seemed to understand easily.