Weaver-Poje, Gilles-Poirier shaping up to be a battle at national figure skating championships

It's kind of fun to consider that, according to Skate Canada archives, the Saint John, N.B. area, home to the this week's national figure skating championships, is the site of the first skating club in Canada. The archives read: "In 1833, British officers in New Brunswick brought the concept of skating club from Scotland to […]

'My child's health is paramount': Gabrielle Daleman's mother on her daughter's mental health battle

In my mind, Canadian figure skater Gabby Daleman is a tiger. I told Gabby's mother Rhonda that her daughter's fierceness as a competitor sets her apart. Rhonda chuckled at my comment. "I call her a tiger too. She was born in the year of the tiger on the Chinese calendar," she said. "I always say to people that she […]

Fortnite HIDDEN LOADING SCREEN: Week 5 secret Battle Star map location REVEALED

Fortnite developer Epic Games has released another wave of challenges for Season 7, which means there’s a brand new secret Battle Star banner to find. Epic Games releases seven Battle Royale challenges each week. Three of the weekly challenges are available for free and the other four challenges are exclusive to Battle Pass users. The challenges […]

Fortnite Week 3 Secret Battle Star location and Season 7 hidden Snowfall Loading Screens

A new wave of challenges are now available to take on and complete in Fortnite Season 7 For those that aren’t aware, Epic Games launches seven Battle Royale challenges each week, and sometimes they throw in a secret battle star to sweeten the pot. To do this, players must complete all seven challenges released today, […]

Fortnite Frozen Legends starter pack LEAKED: New Battle Royale starter pack skins

Fortnite Frozen Legends is a new starter pack that has been revealed in the leaked files for update 7.10. Fortnite dataminers have been rummaging through the update 7.10 files after the new patch was rolled out by Epic Games earlier today. And in it they found pictures and details of the Fortnite Frozen Legends starter […]

Sudan's Beauty Queen Wages Battle Against Colorism

“Oprah is my idol.” Natalina Yacoub giggles when she talks, and her bursts of laughter are infectious. Stylish in her big hoop earrings and close-cropped blond hair, the 25-year-old exudes confidence — a confidence that has served her well in the seemingly impossible endeavor she’s taken on. Yacoub is a beauty queen — named Sudan’s […]

You can now battle your friends and strangers in Pokémon Go. Here’s how it all works

Niantic After two and a half years, Pokémon Go players finally have the ability to battle each other, thanks to a long-awaited new update. The update literally changes the game: It introduces a revamped battle system that lets Pokémon learn a third attack, introducing a whole new layer of strategy.  The fights themselves let trainers […]

Pokemon Go Trainer Battles: How to Battle in Pokemon Go PvP

Pokemon Go Trainer Battles went live this evening, first rolling out to level 40 players. Niantic then rapidly dropped the level requirement until everyone had access to the new feature. There might be a few out there who can still not battle, but that will be attached to their low-level status. “Attention: Level 10 will […]

Counter-Strike GO becomes F2P, adds a shrunken battle royale mode

On Thursday, Valve Software surprise-launched a comprehensive update to its five-year-old game Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO) with two equally major changes: a new battle royale-inspired combat mode and a shift to the free-to-play economic model. The battle royale mode in question, dubbed “Danger Zone,” resembles popular fare like PUBG and Fortnite in that it revolves […]