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Call of Duty: Modern Warfare brings lifelike feel to game

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare brings lifelike feel to game

JAKOB THRUELSEN

August 27, 2019

Last week, I had the pleasure of gaining early access to playing the new Call Of Duty Modern Warfare, as Sony and Activision partnered up to give exclusive access to the game that was entirely free for all PS4 players. Players got to try out the new 2v2 Gunfight mode, where four players in teams of ...

The live action Lion King roars with success

The live action Lion King roars with success

OWEN YOUNG

August 22, 2019

In the last couple of years, animated classics spanning from the 90’s to the early 2000’s have been remade into glorious live action pieces of art. However, there are critics who hold the original versions of the movies on such a high pedestal, that the new live action films are a dumpster fire in co...

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare alpha releases this weekend

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare alpha releases this weekend

JAKOB THRUELSEN

August 21, 2019

After fans of the Call Of Duty franchise have become more excited for the next title Modern Warfare, the developers announced that there will be an alpha release for the new 2v2 Gunfight Mode. The premise of the mode is four players in teams of two are fighting on the tiniest maps, with no player heali...

Booksmart: A love letter to the female friendship

Booksmart: A love letter to the female friendship

AJ WELKER

May 28, 2019

By telling the story of two typical, albeit quirky teenagers facing an identity crisis at the age of eighteen, Booksmart doesn’t settle for an ordinary story about the traditionally overplayed and overbearing obstacles of ‘being a teen.’ Booksmart instead focuses on the far more interesting and far mo...

Game of Thrones wraps up, struggles pleasing all fans

Game of Thrones wraps up, struggles pleasing all fans

OWEN YOUNG

May 23, 2019

Ten years, seventy one episodes, two days, fifteen hours, and thirty minutes of watchtime, five hundred and sixty million dollars made, and over twenty million devoted fans later, HBO’s most popular television series Game of Thrones has come to an end. The latest season of Game of Thrones was one of, if not the most...

A for effort, F for artistry

A for effort, F for artistry

AJ WELKER

May 23, 2019

Two plus two equals four. In every city, state, and country across the planet, math teachers have come to the consensus that any answer other than four is wrong. Objectively. There’s no debate to be had between teacher and student on whether putting three or five would suffice. Pairing the subject...

Fortnite John Wick Crossover Brings Excitement

Fortnite John Wick Crossover Brings Excitement

OWEN YOUNG

May 17, 2019

Over the span of nearly a year and a half, one of the world's most popular games Fortnite: Battle Royale has done many collaborations with other popular games, movies, and TV shows. However just this week, after many months of anticipation, they finally did a crossover with the popular trilogy, John Wi...

TRAILER WATCH: Black Mirror gives so much, yet so little.

TRAILER WATCH: Black Mirror gives so much, yet so little.

OWEN YOUNG

May 15, 2019

Just this morning Netflix graciously gave us a trailer to one of their most popular original series, Black Mirror. Within this single minute trailer we were able to get so much, yet so little. Only a few aspects of the new season were confirmed, such as an official release date of June 5th, three new episodes, and the...

Blank Banshee remasters old era music

Blank Banshee remasters old era music

LOGAN BRALEY

May 14, 2019

They did it, it’s finally here, but is it good? Recently artist Blank Banshee released remastered versions of  two albums from his former band. Before Blank Banshee went solo in 2011, he was a bassist in his band known as Shinjuku Mad made up of Chris Ferguson and Patrick Driscoll who used bass guita...

Aftershock Festival line up released

Aftershock Festival line up released

ALEX MULLAN

May 13, 2019

Just last week, the official lineup for this year's Aftershock festival was revealed. The Aftershock festival is the biggest metal show in California, held annually and featuring some of the most popular metal bands there are. Aftershock 2019 will be at Discovery Park in Sacramento. This year's festival will be extended to three da...

TRAILER WATCH: IT Chapter 2 doesn’t clown around

TRAILER WATCH: IT Chapter 2 doesn’t clown around

OWEN YOUNG

May 13, 2019

Just last night an official trailer for the new movie in the IT saga, IT Chapter 2 dropped, and they were not clowning around with the horror and suspense built into these three minutes of terror. Only one room and one horror scene is shown in this trailer, but that was more than enough for me to b...

TRAILER WATCH: Spider-Man Far From Home

TRAILER WATCH: Spider-Man Far From Home

OWEN YOUNG

May 7, 2019

  Note: the following Trailer Watch contains spoilers for Avengers: End Game.   Just this week we were spun up with excitement after viewing the newly released Spider-Man: Far From Home official trailer. After nearly two years of anticipation, it's finally here. The movie is set for an early J...