Rio Hondo College Newspaper

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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The Nintendo Switch is rated as one of the most popular video game consoles to date. The versatility to be able to use it as a home system and a portable device is the biggest selling point. For $20 gamers can get a year long subscription to Nintendo’s online subscription service. It is the cheapest you can find compared to other leading competitors such as Xbox and Playstation.

The Virtual World

Raymond Luna, Social Media April 28, 2021

The Bad Video games are often depicted as harmful and manipulative. The bad rep comes from the country's problem of mass shootings, depression, and poor mental health. Countries such as Venezuela banned the sales and distribution of video games all together due to a large amount of violence across the...

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Apex Legends Update & Looking Forward

Gilberto Espana, Reporter February 27, 2019

Apex Legends has become one of the most popular battle royale games. Apex Legends released on February 4, 2019 and is available for PS4, Xbox One, and PC. One week after its release, Apex Legends had over 25 million downloads and two million current players. The game is considered to be a strong challenger...

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Ninja was one of the first streamers to see how big Fortnite would be and helped make the game as big as it is today

ESPN Will Have Ninja On This Issue Cover

Luis Gutierrez, Podcast Director September 20, 2018

Being considered a “professional gamer” usually has a funny tone to it. But now with Esports on the rise that has been going away. Colleges are offering scholarships to play video games on their behalf, and people are even scouted to play in pro-leagues. With huge followings and fan base. As stated...

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Dr. Disrespect, one of the most popular live streamers currently on the platform of Twitch.tv reported being shot at while live playing Blackout from Blacks Ops 4.

Powerhouse Twitch TV Streamer Said Someone Shot His House Twice in A Week

Authorities have been dispatched to investigate this crime.
Jake Laurell, Tutor September 19, 2018

Famous Twitch streamer known for his antics and top notch production quality with over 92 million total views, Dr. Disrespect stopped his stream around 10:30 PST, September 11, because he stated that he was being shot at, reported by The Verge. The news came from his stream, Dr. Disrespect, or...

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