Archives: October2010

  • 48 Hours in Montreal, part deux

    Ho, what a day. These press junkets are pretty tiring. Six or seven hours of constant schmoozing and playing demos and listening to PR patter can really take it out of you. Once it was done though, I took the last 90 minutes worth of daylight to see as much of the surrounding area as I could. All told, this area of Montreal is very European looking, looks a lot like a financial district – ie, a little grim – [...]

  • In Montreal for THQ’s “Homefront”

    I win the prize for most lackadaisical blogger ever. My last post was in June, which is sure to win me some kind of audience. Maybe the really lazy, disinterested “I hate to read blogs” kind. Today finds me in downtown Montreal where I’ve come for two days to check out THQ’s new game studio and to see their upcoming game project, Homefront. The flight in from O’Hare was uneventful and Montreal is a beautiful city awash in Fall colors. [...]