A brand new online game service is being launched by the UPEI Scholar Union.
The co-op offers college students an opportunity to hire completely different consoles for as much as two weeks at a time.
Jose Gonzalez, scholar union vice-president and founding father of the brand new initiative, stated cash was left over within the finances due to all the main occasions cancelled because of COVID-19.
“It’s going to encourage college students who may not really feel snug sort of going exterior nonetheless or they’d somewhat keep inside actually small social bubbles or possibly they only plain do not just like the winter and so they do not wish to be exterior within the chilly,” he stated.
“I hope the online game co-op is simply one other method for college kids to entertain themselves safely from residence in an area the place they really feel snug.”
Gonzalez stated there are 4 several types of consoles with as much as 40 pre-loaded video games.
The consoles are free to hire however require a $20 refundable deposit.
Gonzalez stated the service is supposed for all college students, not simply players.
Extra from CBC P.E.I.