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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...

5️⃣ Board Games to Play During Quarantine🎮

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

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...

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...

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...

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...

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 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...

“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...

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...