Saturday, November 17th 2018

Monthly Smash Hit “HiTMAN” Comes to a Close

Matthew Lee Video Games Columnist The Hitman game franchise has always released games that revolve around the unique concept of silent assassination ever since their first game,...

Nintendo Switch: Impactful Innovation or Fading Facade?

Matthew Lee Video Games Columnist Nintendo unveiled a brand-new console to the world in a video trailer titled “First Look at Nintendo Switch” on Oct. 20....

New Pokémon Games Provide Fresh, Island-Inspired Take

Matthew Lee Video Game Columnist The Pokémon Company released a teaser demo for its upcoming 3DS games "Pokémon Sun & Moon" on Oct. 18. This demo was...

The Case For PC Over Console Gaming

Matthew Lee Staff Writer A recent debate has heated up two opposing views — and no, I am not talking about the 2016 presidential election, but...

Is the End of Korean Domination in eSports Nigh?

Matthew Lee Staff Writer On October 3rd, Alex Sunderhaft, a professional Starcraft 2 player who goes by the username “Neeb” took first place at the KeSPA...

“Paladins” Treads Line Between Variation and Imitation, But Most Video Games Do

Matthew Lee Staff Writer On Sep. 12, Hi-Rez Studios released the open beta for its up-and-coming team shooter game "Paladins: Champions of the Realm." The video...

The Rise and Relative Fall of Pokémon Go at UCSB

Matthew Lee Staff Writer On July 6, Niantic released the highly anticipated Pokémon GO phone app for iPhone and Android devices. To many people, Pokémon GO...

An Overview of Overwatch

Matthew Lee Staff Writer After an extremely successful and popular beta period, Blizzard Entertainment released their highly anticipated multiplayer game Overwatch on May 23, 2016, a day earlier...

Overwatch Review: Overwhelming Enjoyment

Matthew Lee Blizzard Entertainment is planning to release their new premier game Overwatch on May 24. In order to create some attention and allow potential...

Show Me What You’ve Got, ‘Pocket Mortys’!

Christopher Tien If you’re anything like me, you love strategy RPGs and love-to-hate season finale cliffhangers. Meet Pocket Mortys, the love-child of old school Pokemon...