Thursday, July 29, 2021

Nintendo’s battle royale games have pros and cons

Games with arcade-style mechanics encourage players to endure as long as possible to reach high scores, so the objective of survival naturally fits. Battle royales...

Why ‘Tina’ is a lot more than just the story of a singer

I would absolutely recommend this documentary, though one should know going in that it has some heavy and potentially triggering content. Last night, I watched...

People should stop criticizing Lil Nas X

Lil Nas X made a fantastic song while also saying a message that a lot of queer people can relate to. Lil Nas X recently...

Review: ‘Solar Opposites’ is definitely worth the watch

“Solar Opposites” won’t have the cultural impact of “Rick and Morty,” nor are its best moments as iconic. However, being an underrated gem may...

‘The Bachelor’ missed the mark big time this season

This season had a bullying problem. Now, "The Bachelor" seems to have slipped into an even worse problem: racism. It’s safe to say this season of...

Why ‘WandaVision’ deserves the first spot in Marvel’s Phase 4

There will likely never be a cinematic achievement of the same caliber as the Infinity Saga, and “WandaVision” is proof that it doesn’t have...

Pokemon’s virtual Post Malone concert leaves fans wanting more

Post Malone’s Pokemon Day virtual concert, like many virtual concerts before, wasn’t as exciting as it could’ve been. That doesn’t mean virtual concerts can’t...

Disney’s removal of Gina Carano is too little, too late

When Gina Carano was removed from future Lucasfilm projects this week, fans saw it as evidence of Disney finally standing up against prejudice. As...

‘Euphoria’ special episodes offer viewers deeper look at characters

The special episodes serve a great purpose; to give a deeper understanding of Rue and Jules and address socially taboo topics for context outside...

Review: “Cyber Shadow” balances classic influences with modern design

Aarne “MekaSkull” Hunziker’s debut game, “Cyber Shadow,” makes a great first impression with fast-paced ninja action, fresh presentation, and a unique blend of old...
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Anime is the perfect solution if you’re looking for something new

In today’s media age, it has become increasingly difficult for a lot of us to keep our attention. This can be the case due...
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Review: “Wonder Woman 1984” wastes excellent cast on unfulfilling plot

To paraphrase Maxwell Lord, “Wonder Woman 1984” is good- but it can be better, and why shouldn’t it be? Following the smashing success of the...
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Canceled: ‘Music’ highlights issues with Sia’s ableism

Diversity includes disability, and if anyone says otherwise, it’s time for them to face the music. To the average onlooker, the controversy surrounding Sia’s new...

A Hallmark film for Gen Z: “Holidate” review

If not for the cliches, this movie would have a lot of potential. “Holidate” appears to me like it is a Gen Z take on...

Extra lives in gaming is a thing of the past

Gaming has evolved significantly since the arcade era but one thing that hasn't changed since then is the lives system. Extra lives in video...

Webster Art Shows Review

There were two Webster art events last weekend; Leslie Mutchler and Jason Urban’s “Ordinal Solid” was opening on Friday, and “Adorn or Disfigure,” the...