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Wednesday, August 12th 2020

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...

UCSB’s ‘3migos’ Battling For $100,000 Scholarship

Shanthi Guruswamy Staff Writer On Nov. 22, University of California, Santa Barbara seniors Ryan Yee, Chance Nobles and Dante Damian competed and won against UC Berkeley’s...

An Interview With Key Figures of UCSB Esports

Shanthi Guruswamy Staff Writer As part of my coverage of the University of California, Santa Barbara’s Hearthstone team 3migos, I interviewed Annie Mya Chen, president of...

Are Game Review Embargoes Going Too Far?

Nick Hatsios As we roll into the holiday season, many new games are hitting the market, but some people are buying them blindly. A video game...

Fallout 4: Mutants, Lasers and Nukes, Oh My!

David Wills Arts and Entertainment Editor Illustration by Silvia Quach, Staff Illustrator Have you ever thought to yourself, “I really want to explore a post-nuclear apocalyptic rendition...

It’s the End of Split-Screen as We Know It (And I Feel Fine)

Weslie Skammel Illustration by Andria Chen If you’re anything like me, you probably have many fond memories of gathering around with friends to play an exciting...