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El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

A really good way to gauge interest in these big intellectual properties while also get a feel for numbers is by looking at Twitch. Each of the games listed are cross platform, and allow for crossplay. And, they only represent views streams of these games were getting, but theyre really telling when considering how popular they are worldwide. With such large reach its not surprising Sony pushed Epic for Fortnite.

Epic v. Apple

No Place For Heroes
Brandon Lee Ramirez, Reporter May 19, 2021

Open Secrets All bets are off. The open secrets of the games industry that were brought up in the loot box hearings continue to be dredged up in the Epic v. Apple case. The suit was based around Apple charging commission for use of the App Store, and Epic Games trying to get around it. When the lawsuit...

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Star Wars: The Bad Batch On Disney+

Brandon Lee Ramirez, Reporter May 13, 2021

Star Wars day 2021 brought us the much awaited follow up to Star Wars: The Clone Wars. Star Wars: The Bad Batch released on Disney Plus on May 4. The Premiere was a near feature length  75 minutes long. The second episode was released on May 7, with a shorter run time. The new series features the updated...

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After a year long lockdown, we will have a Summer this year.

Summer 2021 Must Haves

Luke Perez May 5, 2021

The world is slowly opening up and it's looking like there will be a Summer in 2021! After a full year of being in doors here’s a list of must-haves to get you ready for your summer adventures: Speaker The JBL Clip 4 Carabiner Speaker is the best out there today. The compact speaker can hook on to...

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The Weird World Of Old Video Game Ads

Brandon Lee Ramirez, Reporter April 28, 2021

In the 90’s and 00’s, video games, like 토토, were building to the world-encompassing business we know now. Back then, things were different. The shift of the console wars had set Sony and Microsoft on a collision course. Technology was advancing fast, and had weird shelf lives. The Internet also...

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Will Netflix Release Season 4 of Formula 1: Drive to Survive?

Mimi Castellanos April 20, 2021

With multiple new movies and originals Netflix released, they continue to expand their categories, touching bases in the sports realm. Formula 1: Drive to Survive makes their headstrong comeback with  three seasons. With the rapid release of their seasons being one year apart, there are speculations...

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Games developers who had recently released games now have only a limited release, and will be some of the last games to release on Vita. The closure was done without the developers knowledge, meaning these limited releases were entirely unintended.

Sony To Close Legacy Playstation Stores

Brandon Lee Ramirez, Reporter April 8, 2021

In late March, Sony confirmed it plans on closing legacy Playstation Stores. An announcement stated “We are closing PlayStation Store on PlayStation 3 consoles on 2nd July 2021 and on PlayStation Vita devices on 27th August 2021. Additionally, the remaining purchase functionality for PSP (PlayStation...

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The Warren Cases

Alyson Gonzalez, Print Editor in Chief April 7, 2021

Story Behind The Conjuring Franchise The Conjuring film franchise gives everyone a real scare in the movie theaters. The best way to overcome the fear from a scary movie is to think it's not real. Although, it's a different case for the The Conjuring films. They are real. Some were based on real events.  The...

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Monster in the Family

Alyson Gonzalez, Print Editor in Chief March 24, 2021

Lifetime has released another “Ripped From the Headlines'' film. The “Ripped From the Headlines'' films are projects based on actual events. The Lifetime film, Girl in the Basement, is about a young girl, looking forward to her 18th birthday, is imprisoned by her own father. It premiered on February...

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Blizzard Entertainment has seen some success since going to online play but they believe they can see more success. This of course comes from the Overwatch League and the Call of Duty League.

Activision Blizzard Esports Layoffs

Justin Gomez March 23, 2021

On March 16, 2021, Activision Blizzard Esports announced that they will be reconstructing how they run things which resulted in laying off about 50 employees. Tony Petitti is the Activision Blizzard President of Sports and Entertainment. In an interview he didn’t mention what position or who exactly...

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True Story Behind Zac Efron Film

Alyson Gonzalez, Print Editor in Chief March 19, 2021

Everyone is dreamy about Zac Efron especially in the High School Musical films. Despite his look as Troy Bolton, is he still looking dreamy even if he portrays a serial killer? In the film, Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile directed by Joe Berlinger, Zac Efron portrays the serial killer and...

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After an eight year hiatus, EA has announced a new college football game will come out in 2023.

EA’s NCAA Football Returns

Luke Perez March 16, 2021

EA’s NCAA Football games started back in 1993 and had a huge following ever since. The popularity, game play, and fans rivaled the Madden NFL line. The last installment of the game was NCAA Football 14 which was released in 2013. February 2, 2021, an eight year hiatus, EA announced the return of the...

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Elf x Chipotle New Makeup Collaboration

Mimi Castellanos March 16, 2021

While E.l.f. Cosmetics begin releasing new and captivating products, they comeback to surprise us with a special collaboration. E.l.f. and Chipotle meet again with another jaw dropping, stomach growling collection for makeup gurus to try. A little over a year ago, E.l.f. and Chipotle first collaborated...

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