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Wednesday, August 12th 2020

“Resident Evil 7”: A Successful Refresh to a Classic Masterpiece

Matthew Lee Games Reporter The Resident Evil series is a lengthy video game storyline that has been around since 1996, with the games receiving mixed reviews...

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...

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...

“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...

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....

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...

5️⃣ Board Games to Play During Quarantine🎮

Marion Pochard Contributing Writer Are you stuck in quarantine with the same group of people who...

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...

How Downloadable Content Stormed into the Gaming Industry

Matthew Lee Games Reporter In this modern age of video games, developers are often pressured to release new games at faster rates by fans. The internet...

Remastering the State of Video Game Franchises

Michael Lin Staff Writer For every new and exciting video game series released each year, there are no doubt several recognizable titles released alongside them. Ask...