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Yes, Canada Day was last week. But a couple of our readers expressed some displeasure about the fact that America's birthday gets observances in MMOs while Canada's birthday doesn't. And you know what? That does seem unfair. So let's hear it for Canada! I've had the good fortune to meet a number...

July 7th 2011 at 9:00am 0 Comments
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Happy Canada Day weekend! Xbox Live is celebrating the unification of North America's great upper frontier with a free Gold weekend for all Canadians, starting July 2 and ending July 4. All Gold features are unlocked for Canadian Live members this weekend (that means right now), so get down for...

July 2nd 2011 at 9:00pm 0 Comments
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Sony has a special surprise for Canadians today. To celebrate Canada Day (and the Canadian launch of the PlayStation Network video delivery service), Sony is offering a download of Charlie's Angels for free. To access the video service, go to the PlayStation Store on your PS3 or PSP, and click on t...

July 1st 2010 at 6:00pm 0 Comments
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Is it just me, or have we had lots of EU-only contests lately? First, Lesley gives away some loot cards for the EU, and then Turpster gives away some more. This is July 4th, and it's about time we served the North American side of the globe! (Canada, we missed Canada Day, so we'll throw you in the m...

July 4th 2009 at 2:00pm 0 Comments
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In celebration of Canada's 141st birthday, Canadian Xbox 360 owners have been showered with Xbox related gifts courtesy of Microsoft. Available now on the Xbox Live Marketplace are a set of six five gamer pictures and a classy Canada Day '08 theme for the low, low cost of free. Also, anyone lookin...

July 1st 2008 at 11:30am 0 Comments
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As Canadians brave raging winter storms, fight for electricity and battle it out for the opportunity to club the last National baby seal, the country turned another year older today. The team at X3F would like to wish all our loyal Canadian readers a happy and safe Canada Day. We'd recommend that y...

July 1st 2008 at 10:30am 0 Comments
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In honor of Canada Day on July 1, FutureShop and Best Buy Canada are bundling up savings and throwing them to Canadian consumers. This week, until July 3, Best Buy Canada is offering the Xbox 360 Premium console with the recently released Alone in the Dark for $349.99; a savings of $60. Best Buy is...

June 29th 2008 at 6:55pm 0 Comments