Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Xbox    Some forms of monetization differ from the loot box system. One way is through editions most commonly seen in free to play games. They usually are sold for a fraction of the games price, in addition to the base price, and offer benefits or exclusive content.

Study Finds Link Between Loot Boxes And Gambling

Brandon Lee Ramirez, Reporter April 14, 2021

A recent study carried out by the universities of Plymouth and Wolverhampton found a direct link between loot boxes and gambling. The study found “ that relationships between loot box engagement and problem gambling have been robustly verified”. This comes after years of public outcry at the severity...

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Apex Legends has reached 50 million registered players.

Apex Legends hits 50 Million players in First Month

Estevan Macias, Print Executive Editor March 6, 2019

Apex Legends the newest game in the battle royale genre has continued to break records. Just this week Respawn announced that they reached 50 million players registered for the game. The numbers have been consistently on the rise within the four weeks it was released. Even within the game's first eight...

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Apex Arrives Dropping In on the BR Genre

Apex is here and adding something truly unique to the BR Genre.
February 18, 2019

Apex Legends, the latest attempt at the highly overcrowded battle royale game type dropped last week. Out of nowhere it saw, came, and attracted a populace that right now doesn't seem to be able to slow down. Within less than a week Apex had at least 25 million players playing the game in its launch...

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Fortnite Season 6 Update Brings a Spooky Theme and Treats

Luis Gutierrez, Podcast Director September 28, 2018

The long anticipated season 6 is finally here! There was a lot of people guessing what the cube would do once it landed into Loot Lake and we finally have an answer along with new content for this season. The theme of this is a bit of a no-brainer. It's Halloween. For starters, one of the biggest...

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Fortnite Getaway Review

Luis Gutierrez, Podcast Director September 6, 2018

As everyone knows Fortnite is one of the biggest games around right now. Everyone and their mommas are playing this game. With every update, Epic Games tends to raise the bar and more than often they succeed in it. This time they try to do the same with the newest mode “The Getaway.” The new squad-based...

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Fortnite Season 5 is Here!

Luis Gutierrez, Podcast Director July 12, 2018

The long awaited Season 5 has finally arrived! After weeks of being teased by Epic with a number of events taking place. From the Rocket taking off, to items being removed from the game, and probably most importantly the meteor  finally hitting the ground. For sometime now people have been speculating...

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