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The Effects of Loot Boxes on Mental Health

Brandon Lee Ramirez, Opinion Editor April 21, 2021

Background The recent study done for the UK House Of Lords went over the harms of gaming loot boxes. The effects of loot boxes are both psychological and monetary. The results showed a disproportionate...

Google’s Stadia showcase at Gamescom Cologne in 2019. Exhibitions like this made bold promises early in Stadia’s lifetime. Google clearly defined it’s expectations for the platform, but failed to meet them.

Google Pulls The Plug On Stadia

Brandon Lee Ramirez, Opinion Editor March 6, 2021

In February Google announced it would be closing Stadia Games and Entertainment. Google will be laying off 150 developers after only 2 years. Google was unable to manage the process of game development....

Nintendo announces all new games during their Nintendo Direct event.

Nintendo Direct 2021 Recap

Luke Perez, Reporter February 19, 2021

February 17, 2021, Nintendo ended their silence and announced upcoming games during their Nintendo Direct event. Although some games were well received, gamers and Nintendo fans were ultimately left disappointed....

Borderlands 3 to feature around 1 billion in game guns to collect.

Borderlands 3 Collector’s Edition & More

Estevan Macias, Staff Writer April 10, 2019

The long awaited Borderlands 3 is set to release on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC on September 13, 2019. With this new release also comes 4 different versions of the game to purchase. Depending on how...

Apex Arrives Dropping In on 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...

Photo Courtesy: Epic Games

Fortnitemares is a New Step in the Right Direction

Luis Gutierrez, Podcast Director October 26, 2018

Fortnitemares is entirely based around Halloween horror film and stories. This latest patch they’ve incorporated into the battle royale mode is a challenging yet exciting new mode. With tons of new content. By...

Nintendo Bringing Labo to Elementary Classes

Nintendo Bringing Labo to Elementary Classes

Luis Gutierrez, Podcast Director October 23, 2018

Nintendo Labo is a fairly new way to play the Nintendo Switch, where you build certain things out of cardboard and play interactive games. Parents say it's a new and fun way to play video games. The...

Tetsuya Nomura is both the creative director and character design artist of the

“Kingdom Hearts 3” to Feature Original Voice Actor

Jaime Aparicio, Arts and Entertainment Editor October 3, 2018

After a 13 year wait since the last numbered installment, the "Kingdom Hearts" franchise is finally having a proper sequel next Spring. Actor Hayley Joel Osment, now 30 years old, is confirmed to return...

Photo Courtesy: RockStar Games

Red Dead Redemption 2 Trailer Break Down

Luis Gutierrez, Podcast Director October 2, 2018
Saddle up outlaws because October 26 can’t come here fast enough! RockStar the company behind the massive hit of GTA, Max Payne, and Red Dead Redemption is
Photo Courtesy: Epic Games

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....

Photo Courtesy: Xbox.com

Dead Rising Studio Capcom Vancouver Shuts Down

September 20, 2018

Capcom is shutting down one of it’s biggest studios, Capcom Vancouver. Capcom Game Studio Vancouver worked mainly on the latest Dead Rising games. They were already facing troubles having to lay off...

Photo Courtesy: Epic Games

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...

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