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Which game got it right when it comes to Nazi imagery: Wolfenstein or COD WWII?

Which game got it right when it comes to Nazi imagery: Wolfenstein or COD WWII?

Kelly Polacheck, Online Entertainment Editor

December 18, 2017


Filed under Arts and Entertainment

The release of two games involving Nazis has highlighted the contrasting ways developers approach the inclusion of controversial symbols like the swastika. Bethesda, which recently released Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus, has recently “kicked the hornet’s nest” with its decision to inclu...

Halsey astounds her audience with fantastic performance, visuals

Halsey astounds her audience with fantastic performance, visuals

Alejandra Arguello

December 4, 2017


Filed under Arts and Entertainment

Fans of Halsey, who have seen her go from playing small venues in Houston to headlining her own tours, can’t help but feel a sense of pride. However, no matter how big the venue or stage may be, Halsey continues to deliver a show that feels intimate. That was the case when she took over the Frank...

Students treated to mini concert festival during school

Students treated to mini concert festival during school

Elijah Calderon and Jared Cordero

November 30, 2017


Filed under Arts and Entertainment

When the 11:05 a.m. bell rang on Nov. 1 students at Akins didn’t go to lunch like usual: they went to a miniature concert festival set up in the parking lot. It was the second time in the last three years that the High School Nation tour has stopped at Akins, featuring popular artists like...

Thor film takes audience on fun ride

Thor film takes audience on fun ride

Bee Barto, Staff Writer

November 30, 2017


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Reviews

Thor Ragnarok, has officially established that Marvel Studios can nail every movie they make nowadays. With significantly more humor compared to the past two Thor movies, you will find yourself smiling the entire time. The past few Marvel Studios films have been just as astounding with movies like...

Call of Duty: WWII returns franchise to its roots with mixed results

Call of Duty: WWII returns franchise to its roots with mixed results

Blaze Hale, Staff Writer

November 29, 2017


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Reviews

Call of Duty WWII is taking a step back from the newer installments in the series and going back to the time of Call of Duty: World at War, where there was less futuristic technology and weaponry. Now that I have played the game here is what I think about this edition of the series the game really takes ...

Cuphead is a breath of fresh air for games

Cuphead is a breath of fresh air for games

Logan Cannon, Staff Writer

November 7, 2017


Filed under Reviews

Cuphead is a game for people who love a challenge. Cuphead was developed by Studio MDHR, and backed by Microsoft. Cuphead was first revealed in 2014 at E3 and been delayed multiple times until it was released on September 29th 2017. The story of Cuphead is: you are a cup in a casino who has gambl...

GTA V maintains popularity after 4 years

GTA V maintains popularity after 4 years

Bee Barto, Editor-In-Chief

October 30, 2017


Filed under Arts and Entertainment

Four years ago, Rockstar Games released Grand Theft Auto V, and it was a huge hit. Four years later, GTA V still enjoys an enormous following. With a consistent average player count of 55,099 player in the last 30 days and a new DLC called “Smuggler’s Run” that came out August 29. According...

4 ways to get spooked this Halloween

4 ways to get spooked this Halloween

Kelly Polacheck, Online Entertainment Editor

October 27, 2017


Filed under Arts and Entertainment