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New video games release make 2020 slightly better than completely awful

New video games release make 2020 slightly better than completely awful

Dominic Aguilar

October 9, 2020

I think we can all agree that 2020 has been a total dumpster fire. But so far 2020 has been a great year for video games, and it still has much more to offer.  Along with the new generation of consoles being released two months from now, consumers are just as excited for all the upcoming video...

Club Penguin Returns

Club Penguin has risen from the grave.

Andrew Sousa, Sports Editor

April 8, 2020

In the darkest of times, our childhood has risen up from the ashes. On April 1, the world rejoiced for the first time in a long time, as the monumentally popular online game, Club Penguin, made a triumphant return. Under the name Club Penguin Online, players can log on and relive the good old days...

2018’s best and worst video games

Andrew Sousa, Sports Editor

December 18, 2018

So 2018 is about to come to a close, which means the last video games of the year are about to or have already been released.  And while some of this year’s games certainly didn’t disappoint for the most part, there were some games that missed the mark of video game glory. But which gam...

New and noteworthy in the world of video games

Tim Hoffman, Staff Writer

February 28, 2014

In the last few months, the Internet has been exploding with joy, rage, grief, and controversy as many major video game companies made several major announcements. “Super Smash Bros” and several indie games have had a serious impact in the hearts of gamers everywhere with announcements and events...

Video games cause teen violence

Video games cause teen violence

Adam Jackson, A&E Editor

April 29, 2013

Although video games are becoming more popular, some claim that these games have no impact on the average teenager. But the truth of the matter is that violent video games have a huge bearing on the psychological and ethical makeup of a teenager’s mind. Studies show the average youth between...

2011: Year of the Gamer

November 7, 2011

by Cliff Carpenello, staff writer The year is ending with a bang with the arrival of three big name video game releases:  “Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3,” “Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary” and “Battlefield 3.” This is going to be a very busy end of the year for die-hard gamers around...

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