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There you are, finishing your last stress-filled mission. You've spent weeks on this game and you're finally at the end. And then it happens - your screen goes black, you're locked out of your account, and all of your progress is lost. You've been hacked. Let's take a look at how you can stop this before it becomes a problem with our friends at Norton LifeLock.

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The next generation of gaming consoles is almost upon us! The Xbox Series X and PS5 from Microsoft and Sony, respectively, are set to drop in November. I've put together some of the rumors and confirmed info regarding both consoles, as well as some of the most anticipated exclusive games so you can see which one stands out. Enjoy!

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Video games aren't cheap, with most major new releases costing at least $60. That's a big financial hit for the average gamer. It's little surprise, then, that some gamers look for other places to buy their games than the normal places, the so-called grey market.

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Mental health impacts our everyday life, and there are many positive effects that gaming can have on our mental health and happiness. Let's take a look at some tips to keep you playing at your best with our guest Jake Middleton!

 

 

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The future of gaming is almost here! It’s an exciting time to be a gamer with the next generation of consoles dropping in a few short months. Let’s take a closer look at the highly anticipated PlayStation 5 in our latest Game On blog post. Enjoy!

 

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We're pleased to present our first guest blog post Smash Forward: Growing The Vancouver Esports Scene by Melissa Dex Guzman! Esports is now a massive worldwide industry with players around the world. Let's take a look at how gaming has grown in Vancouver and around the world...check it out!

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Looking for the perfect games to play with your kids or stay connected to friends while everyone's staying safe at home? Look no further! We've got a few games you might want to check out to stay connected and have a blast. Check it out!

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Gamers know milliseconds matter. There's never been a better time to check out TELUS PureFibre. Take a look at our amazing offer to take your game to the next level!

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The new generation of consoles is almost here! We finally have some official info about the highly anticipated Xbox Series X and it's shaping up to be amazing. Let's take a closer look in the latest Game On blog post. Enjoy!

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Winter is the time to catch up on your gaming backlog! What do you have on your list?

 

 

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What a great time to be a gamer! Two of the most anticipated games of 2019 have just released and we've got your preview. Let's take a look at Borderlands 3 and Gears 5 in our latest Game On! blog post. Enjoy!

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The biggest event in gaming, E3 2019, is just around the corner and the gaming world is waiting on what's sure to be some exciting announcements! Let's take a look at some of the most anticipated games and news expected in our latest Game On! blog post. Enjoy!

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2019 is shaping up to be a huge year for gamers! We’re excited and happy to announce our new Gamers Lounge community where you can come chat about all things gaming! Read on for the details, and check out the hottest new title: The Division 2 inside. Enjoy!

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It’s a new year, and after a typically quiet holiday season, the gaming world is ramping back up. The first big 2019 title is EA’s new sci-fi loot shooter Anthem which is only a few weeks away. Our Game On blog series is talking about one of the year’s most anticipated games, come take a look!

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November is here, and Black Friday is just around the corner. That means amazing sales on all kinds of great tech and especially games. Let’s take a look at a few recent titles on sale, and preview one of the year’s most anticipated games!

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Teams from around the world gathered recently in Vancouver to battle for victory in the DOTA2 International 2018 tournament. Let's take a look at the event from inside the TELUS VIP suite with two of our special guests, Enzo and Jose!

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It's summertime, and that means the countdown to the NHL and NFL seasons are on. Let's take a look at EA's highly anticipated new entries in the NHL and Madden series!

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The biggest event in the gaming world is just around the corner. Let's take a look at a few hotly anticipated titles that we'll hear more about at this year's E3 convention!

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TELUS is a proud sponsor of There Is No Easy Mode trivia nights at EXP Bar. We've got some great video game trivia inside to test your gaming knowledge!

 

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This year continues to look exciting for the gaming community, with a number of big titles coming out. Let’s take a look at what’s new in the PC gaming world, and meet the UBC eSports team.

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I'm always looking forward to amazing new games coming out, including the soon-to-be-released Capcom third-person RPG Monster Hunter: World.

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