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Is cloud gaming the next frontier for video games?

By Colton Carrier, reporter. Practically every medium under the sun has jumped to streaming, one way or another. Be it Netflix shaking up the film industry or Spotify shifting how most people find their new favorite tunes, streaming has changed the way most people engage with their favorite media. So it only makes sense that video games would try to […]

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Top 5 Games of the Decade

  By Colton Carrier, reporter.   1. Dark Souls Popping up in 2011 on the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360, the main claim to fame of “Dark Souls” was its brutal difficulty, punctuated with frequent deaths, visceral combat and insurmountable odds. While this is all supported by intricately tuned gameplay, the real kicker in “Dark Souls” is the dark, formidable […]

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Game Guy: Critics launch confused harassment campaign against Epic Games

Game Guy: Critics launch confused harassment campaign against Epic Games

By Colton Carrier, Arts & Entertainment editor. Launching early last year, the Epic Games Store began as an underdog rival to Steam, and since then has been painting one target sign after another on its back. From accusations of data mining due to Epic Game’s relationship with Tencent, a Chinese game company, to lacking basic features like gaming hubs and […]

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“Revamped” games charge full price for old product

“Revamped” games charge full price for old product

By Adam Przeslak, staff reporter. There is an increasing trend in the video game industry where developers upgrade the graphics of previously released games and rerelease it at full price. Popular American video game developer, Bethesda, just recently released a remastered version of their hit 2011 game “The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim,” often shortened to “Skyrim.”.0 What exactly makes the […]

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