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Playing with Power: Guide to the SNES Classic

Oscar Flores, Co-Copy Editor

October 18, 2017

The recent surge in 80s and 90s pop-culture continues with the return of a beloved console, the Super Nintendo Entertainment System.  The classic iteration of the console, released on Sept. 27, brings back the 16-bit era of video games – the era responsible for genre-defining games such as Super Mario World...

Tools of the Trade to Surviving Karnaca: A Dishonored 2 Preview

Oscar Flores, Writer

November 18, 2016

Arkane Studios is known for developing immersive first-person action games with a unique style.  One of the recent games is Dishonored, stealth/action, first person game with a steampunk-esque art style that released in 2012.  The game was a success and the publisher, Bethesda, greenlit a sequel which relea...

Classic rock makes a comeback

Larissa Hernandez

November 3, 2009

Harmonix does it again in its third release with The Beatles: Rock Band, one of the most anticipated games of the year. This video game incorporates classics from The Beatles into modern technology. Featuring 45 classic hits and other unlockable songs, this game spans into an interactive game featuring...

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