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Nintendo Switch Breakdown

Nintendo Switch Breakdown

Danny Celiz, Podcast Manager
March 15, 2017
Filed under A&E

In November of 2012, Nintendo released the successor to the Wii called the Wii U. The Wii U is the first Nintendo console to support HD graphics alongside debut titles like “Splatoon” and “Super Mario Maker” in conjunction with sequel titles like “Super Smash Brother 4” and “Bayonetta...

LOST Esports Podcast Ep. 1

March 8, 2017
Filed under KRHC RADIO

In this episode, the gang talks about their experiences in Esports as well as what's to come over the weekend.

Pokémon: 20 Years Young

Pokémon: 20 Years Young

Danny Celiz, KRHC Station Manager
February 27, 2016
Filed under Opinion

Here is something that will make you feel old: 20 years ago Pokémon was released in Japan on February 27, 1996. It is hard to believe that something a lot of us grew up on is now celebrating it’s platinum anniversary. After all this was a huge part in almost any kid’s life in the 90’s. What type of ...

Gaming with a purpose

Gaming with a purpose

Danny Celiz, Staff Writer
March 16, 2015
Filed under Opinion

This week I am going to start with a question. Why is the mainstream media always presenting video games as a negative source of entertainment? Interactive media has had its share of controversial issues that dabble into racism, sexism, as well as violence. However, many books and movies cover the...

The pre-ordering effect

The pre-ordering effect

Danny Celiz, Staff Writer
March 11, 2015
Filed under Opinion

There is a plague that has been circling the gaming industry for months now. Few people are aware of the situation, however most people are completely blind to it. The issue at hand is that most triple A video games are not only underwhelmingly disappointing, but not even fully playable upon release....

Trademarks: Corporate Undone

Trademarks: Corporate Undone

Danny Celiz, Staff Writter
February 25, 2015
Filed under Opinion

Many people not only use their smartphones for it's initial functions, but also as a way to pass the time. Video games have been on cellular phones for many years, but didn't become mainstream until smartphones came on the market.  With both Android's Google Play and IPhone's iOS App Store putting...

Game’s most luckiest Friday the 13th

Game’s most luckiest Friday the 13th

Danny Celiz, Staff Writter
February 18, 2015
Filed under Opinion

While many people running around trying to buy their last minute Valentine's Day gifts, there is another unofficial holiday. Friday the 13th is one of those superstition holidays in which unlucky events seem to happy to the unluckies of people. So it makes sense that one of the most superstitious day...

Gamergate: a discussion on ethics and misogyny

Gamergate: a discussion on ethics and misogyny

Christopher Traslaviña, Editor-in-Chief
February 12, 2015
Filed under Opinion

When it was announced months ago as an episode in development for the long-running Law and Order: Special Victims Unit, February 11th's "Intimidation Game" became a small talking point in an overall larger narrative. This long running serial television show has only displayed, for better or worse, what...

Renowned animator Monty Oum tragically passes due to surgical infection

Renowned animator Monty Oum tragically passes due to surgical infection

Christopher Traslaviña, Editor-In-Chief
February 3, 2015
Filed under A&E

Lead animator for Red vs. Blue and creator of the animated series RWBY died on February 1st after succumbing to an allergic reaction during a minor medical procedure. This left him comatose for a week and he succumbed to the infection. He was 33 years old and is survived by his wife Sheena. Oum...

GTA Creators fire back in response to Lindsay Lohan’s lawsuit

GTA Creators fire back in response to Lindsay Lohan’s lawsuit

Matthew Salcido, Staff Writer
August 28, 2014
Filed under News

Popular movie star Lindsay Lohan has been making the headlines again. Only this time in the form of legal woes. Back in July, Lohan sued Rockstar Games -- creators of the popular Grand Theft Auto franchise -- for allegedly stealing her likeness in the form of GTA character Lacy Jonas, a celebrity who is t...

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