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Game developers, stop releasing the same game more than once

Max Schomber, Staff Reporter

June 8, 2018

Filed under Opinions, Video Games/Interactive

I’m sure that most everyone who’s not a politician or parent enjoys a good video game on occasion. With the gaming market larger than ever, the variety and scale of games has only increased and continues to do so. Sometimes...

Wait… When did Zelda become an Anime?

Max Schomber, Staff Reporter

June 8, 2018

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Video Games/Interactive

“Hyrule Warriors” for the Nintendo Wii U was prime for a port to the new and updated Nintendo Switch, however it seems disappointing after much more exciting releases like “Hyrule Warriors Legends” for the 3DS and “Fire Emblem Warrior...

Far Cry 5: Hicks and sticks

Ian Davino, Staff Reporter

May 4, 2018

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Video Games/Interactive

[DISCLAIMER: This article contains minor story / gameplay spoilers] Far Cry 5 is a game of many balancing acts- some succeed, some don’t. The latest Ubisoft title developed by Ubisoft Montreal and Ubisoft Toronto follow...

Building a place in video game fame, it’s “Fortnite: Battle Royale”

Max Schomber, Staff Reporter

March 30, 2018

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Video Games/Interactive

Epic Games was not the only company to jump on the battle royale hype train with their release of the free to play “Fortnite: Battle Royale” on July 5, 2017, they just seemingly did it the best as evident by the game’s massiv...

Ok Computer re-release

Ok Computer re-release

January 9, 2018

‘For Honor’ refreshes video game monotony

Ian Davino, Staff Reporter

October 24, 2017

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Video Games/Interactive, Visual Art

The video game industry suffers from an abundance of trends. Microtransactions, open worlds, first person shooters, any gameplay aspect that is shown to make money is snatched up by triple A companies and milked dry. These days you ...

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