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How Star Wars Battlefront II had one of gaming’s biggest comebacks

How Star Wars Battlefront II had one of gaming's biggest comebacks

JAKOB THRUELSEN

February 13, 2020

It is the start of a new year and gamers are looking forward to new releases, playing current games that were released last year, or going back to older ones. Among some of these older games is Star Wars Battlefront II- an EA title that everyone thought was going to go down as one of the worst Star Wars g...

Electric trucks set the road for the future

Electric trucks set the road for the future

BRODIE BUCHER

February 12, 2020

Electric cars and SUVs are taking on the road by storm. Many different car manufacturers all over the world are creating electric vehicles- from luxury SUVs to Hypercars to practical family Sedans. However, there is no full electric pickup truck available to the market yet, which is why many car man...

STAFF NOMINATIONS: Oscars 2020

STAFF NOMINATIONS: Oscars 2020

MEGAN HUBER, JOEY FREID, and ISABELLA FULLI

February 8, 2020

As the 2020 Oscar season comes to a close, Eye of the Tiger's A&E staff put together their own nomination list. To see the nominations for best picture, visit www.eyeofthetigernews.com/oscars2020  BEST DIRECTOR: Sam Mendes Sam Mendes has the literal power to transform the film industry. His new fi...

PlayStation 5: Already played

PlayStation 5: Already played

LANDEN REYNOLDS

February 6, 2020

2020 being the year of disappointment has continued. Sony announced their newest car radio- oops, sorry, I meant the PS5. After the release of the PS4, people automatically started talking about the release of the PS5, due to the absolute trash can of a console the PS4 was. Does anyone actually use their PS4 for other reasons than a decoration in their room?  Originally there w...

Eminem brings rap alive

Eminem brings rap alive

LANDEN REYNOLDS

February 4, 2020

Year after year, we all must suffer through the dry spell of new music at the beginning of January. With no end in sight, one guy ended the drought for every rap fan and that man is none other than Slim Shady. Eminem released a surprise album called “Music to Be Murdered By.” This album has 16 songs...

Painting breathes life into RHS

Painting breathes life into RHS

MEGAN HUBER

February 4, 2020

Since the completion of the ROAR mural on the west side of the library in 2015, the mural club has continued to paint different areas of campus outside of the art wing to bring the Roseville campus to life. With the addition of the murals in various locations like the portables and cafeteria, the ...

OSCARS 2020: Staff nominations for “Best Picture”

OSCARS 2020: Staff nominations for

JOEY FREID, MEGAN HUBER, ELENA BATEMAN, JAKOB THRUELSEN, and ISABELLA FULLI

February 3, 2020

As the 2020 Oscars season comes to a close, Eye of the Tiger’s A&E staff put together their own nominee list. 1. JoJo Rabbit Jojo Rabbit might be one of the saddest movies I have ever seen. Then again, it is also among the funniest movies I have ever seen. It masterfully balances a tone that can be classified as a “Dramedy.” Taika Waititi is at his best in this movie. Whether it be...

GRAMMY’S: A brief rundown on the highlights

GRAMMY'S: A brief rundown on the highlights

MEGAN HUBER

January 28, 2020

Sunday night was the Grammy’s and a lot has led up to this night. To start off, Lizzo was nominated for eight Grammys this year (the most for that night) and was expected to sweep them all. Except for the occasional Truth Hurts, I’m not the biggest fan of Lizzo. Her songs feel a little forced a...

TRAILER WATCH: ELSEWHERE seems pretty basic

TRAILER WATCH: ELSEWHERE seems pretty basic

LANDEN REYNOLDS

January 13, 2020

Recently there has been a dry season for new movie trailers until now because the trailer for ELSEWHERE was released and it looks very basic. It's not that there's anything wrong with that, its just that I want something different and lasting to fulfill my movie loving stomach.  The movie is por...

Fine Line: More Than Just a Harry Styles Album

Fine Line: More Than Just a Harry Styles Album

MEGAN HUBER

December 16, 2019

After almost three years, Harry Styles's released his new album Fine Lines. The album had fans waiting until midnight Eastern Time to listen to the new sound and vibe. Although many had made their mind up on whether or not would like the album well before it came out, I found myself pleasantly surpri...

MUST WATCH: Good Luck Charlie, It’s Christmas

MUST WATCH: Good Luck Charlie, It's Christmas

JACKSON YOUNG

December 16, 2019

Certain movies will just put you in that holiday feeling. Elf puts you in that holiday feeling, Home Alone puts you in that holiday feeling, Christmas Vacation puts you in that holiday feeling and I will go to the ends of the earth to say that Good Luck Charlie: It’s Christmas will put you in that ho...

ARTIST IN THE SPOTLIGHT: MICHAEL GUAMEND

MEGAN HUBER

December 16, 2019

Junior Michael Guamend has played guitar for eight years. During this time, it has become more than a hobby- it’s become his passion and walk of life. - Megan Huber   When did you start playing? (what got you into it?) 3rd grade, I saw a video of Stevie Ray Vaughn playing and I’ve want...