Wednesday, August 10, 2022

Review: Come back for a second serving of ‘Bugsnax’

With its console exclusivity lifted and ports released for all major platforms, there’s no excuse anymore. You’ve all been sleeping on “Bugsnax” since its...

Society isn’t prepared for metaverses

With the unfathomable evolution of computers in a short period of time, some wonder: what will come next? Well, the metaverse is here and...

Review: ‘Tokyo Vice’ nails the art of investigative slow-burn

With information, there is always a cost. The classic vice unit-style crime show has been on the backburner of American television for quite a while...

Barstool Sports must be held accountable for promoting toxicity

In 2010, Barstool Sports creator Dave Portnoy wrote, “I never condone rape, but if you are a size 6 and wearing skinny jeans you...

We don’t want Sportsmates in ‘Nintendo Switch Sports.’ Wii want Miis

Even if you’ve never touched a Wii, you’ve probably seen Miis before. These avatars were all the rage in the 2000s - and contrary...

Will Smith’s slap does not represent Christian values

On March 27, Will Smith went onstage at the 2022 Oscars and slapped Chris Rock, then yelled, “keep my wife’s name out your f***ing...

Review: ‘Jujutsu Kaisen 0’ falls victim to its own cursed energy

“Jujutsu Kaisen 0” is just as the title suggests - a zero. “Jujutsu Kaisen” took the anime world by storm after its release in October...

Review: ‘Kirby and the Forgotten Land’ is an all round good time

There are no bad Kirby games - only games ranging from good to excellent. “Kirby and the Forgotten Land,” the franchise’s first major 3D...

Disney’s ‘inspiring content’ can’t substitute real change

On March 8, Disney CEO Bob Chapek sparked controversy with a middling response to Florida’s Senate passing the Parental Rights in Education bill, which...

Review: I can’t get enough of FromSoftware’s ‘Elden Ring’

After almost 20 hours of playtime, I can safely say that “Elden Ring” lives up to the cult-like response it’s receiving. A couple of days...

Fighting games are the ultimate genre of competitive esports

Fighting games emphasize players’ individuality. Everything starts and stops with you and the character you take into the ring. The world of competitive esports has...

If Nintendo isn’t obligated to preserve games, we’ll do it ourselves

As I read Nintendo’s FAQ page about the 3DS and Wii U eShop closing, I accepted the hard truth I always knew, but never...

Review: ‘Texas Chainsaw Massacre’ fails as ‘requel’ cash-grab

Some horror films, with their stylish and superior creative direction, can make murderous violence cinematically tasteful. That’s not the case here. “Texas Chainsaw Massacre” (2022),...

‘Sneakerella’ isn’t what Black people want in media

Even with the purest intentions, using a predominantly Black cast to sell sneaker culture plays into Black stereotypes. It’s finally Black History Month, a...

Review: ‘Murderville’ chooses quality over quantity for decent laughs

It had some quality jokes that made me uncontrollably laugh out loud, but it takes more than star power and randomness to solidify a...

Review: ‘Smiling Friends’ is equal parts gruesome and wholesome

This is easily one of the best seasons of television I’ve seen in years, even though it’s barely over an hour. We’re only two months...