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Melophobia: Album Review

December 19, 2014

Cage the Elephant’s 2013 album, Melophobia, is an amalgam of sounds, varying from alternative rock to psychedelic rock and everything in between. Each song provides insight into love, loneliness, the pain associated with the two, and a myriad of other emotions. Sonically and visually, Melophobia may... Read more »

The Console War

Ethan Brown , Reporter
December 19, 2014

  Since the beginning of the gaming era, gamers have been faced with a decision of epic proportion, what console to use? With all the pros and cons to weigh, many gamers have had the misfortune of spending several hundred dollars on a console or computer, only to be unhappy with their choice. What... Read more »

Indie Game Boom

Christopher Larrow
May 15, 2014

There are some great games on the consoles, such as Assassins Creed, Battlefield, and Halo, but what about mobile games. Well, Apple has the App Store and Android has the Google Play store. Though some say the App store is better because it’s constantly regulated, both the App Store and The Play Store... Read more »

Review of Bates Motel

Chanya Holness
March 5, 2014

The television series Bates Motel is a “contemporary prequel”, as the creators call it, to the 1960 film adaptation of the novel Psycho. It generally gets good ratings and reviews, as it stays true to Psycho in some aspects, but really exists in its own reality. Some people would say that the show... Read more »

“Mitt” Movie Review

Katie Sims
March 2, 2014

A new Netflix original documentary sheds light on the Romney family and Republican Mitt Romney’s two campaigns for President of the United States. The documentary chronicles their “family time”, decisions in the presidential race, and also shows a behind-the-scenes view of what it’s... Read more »

Catching Fire Movie Catches Attention

Diana Tolentino, Reporter
December 20, 2013

If you love Suzanne Collins, you know what to expect. Her novels are poetic, brutal, filled with tragedy and a grim splash of humor. The movie adaptation of The Hunger Games: Catching Fire was clearly in Collins’s style. In Catching Fire, Katniss Everdeen and Peeta Mellark become targets of the Capital... Read more »

FIFA 14 Game Review

Nile Williams, Reporter
December 18, 2013

As you probably know, if you’ve read my previous year’s review of this long-running video game franchise: I LOVE FIFA. Ever since I was 10 it has been my favorite game, and FIFA 14 has lived up to my expectations and beyond. As I turned the game on, I watched the opening scenes, and the visuals of... Read more »

good kid, m.A.A.d city Review

Chanya Holness , Reporter
December 18, 2013

The story of rapper Kendrick Lamar’s life while living in the streets of Compton, Californiaunfolds in the rap epic known as good kid, m.A.A.d. city. Each track weaves its way through Lamar’s past as well as his present, giving life to old memories of girls, dreams, and even the falsehood of mortality.... Read more »

Review of Divergent by Veronica Roth

Chelsea Isaac, Reporter
December 3, 2013

  The book Divergent is written by Veronica Roth. One thing really enjoyable this book because of the strong, different characters, original setting and plot, and that it’s relatable. I personally enjoy books with a strong heroine instead of a damsel in distress which is exactly what the main... Read more »

Shingeki no Kyojin Review

Asia Brooks, Reporter
December 3, 2013

If there was ever an anime that would leave you restless and on your toes, marathon watching Shingeki no Kyojin would be the one. By the end of this anime you would be so emotionally exhausted and mangled, you’ll know what total despair and heartbreak is. Yet in spite of its soul crushing hopelessness,... Read more »