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On April 7, Valorant, Riot Games' new competitive shooter, became available to the public as a closed beta.

Valorant challenges Counter-Strike as the top competitive shooter

April 22, 2020

Valorant, Riot Games' newest shooter, has dominated the esports community for weeks, even though the game will not officially be released until the summer of 2020. The game ...

Sunderland fans celebrate after a goal was scored.

‘Sunderland ‘Til I Die’ is a show to kick for success

April 22, 2020

It has been a month without any athletic games being aired due to coronavirus, and the Netflix show "Sunderland 'Til I Die" provides the perfect cure. The show allows fans to wa...

The Weeknd performs at the annual Bumbershoot festival in 2015.

The Weeknd visualizes his emotions in his ‘Until I Bleed Out’ music video

April 19, 2020

It is hard to get up after falling down, but it's still crucial to try to build yourself back up. While spending more time alone, it is easy to lose track of the things you va...

Pixar's newest animated film

‘Onward’ emphasizes the importance of familial bonds while keeping true to Pixar’s standards

April 18, 2020

Having watched Pixar’s animated films throughout my childhood and adolescent years, I’ve always been blown away by their carefully-developed global themes. Whether it was...

The board for Stone Age is set and ready to play.

Board Game Reviews: Stone Age

April 18, 2020

Travel back in time to the Stone Ages, where people wrote on tablets and built tools by hand.  In Stone Age, published by Z-MAN Games, players will place workers at various location...

Located at 1301 Sixth Ave., Belmont, Farm House is one of the many restaurants offering its services during the shelter in place.

Farm House provides good food and service in a time of need

April 16, 2020

In response to COVID-19, many restaurants now offer an online ordering and contactless pick-up and drop-off service. Of the various take-out options, one of my personal favori...

“Angel Has Fallen” struggles with its lighting, with many scenes being too dark to follow what happens.

‘Angel Has Fallen’ continues the series’ downward tumble

April 16, 2020

Ric Roman Waugh’s “Angel Has Fallen” is a movie that has no reason to exist. While the action movie genre is being pushed forward by films like “John Wick” and ...

Frank Ocean’s newest singles start April off with a blessing

April 15, 2020

Waiting for something new and exciting has become the norm for people across the world during quarantine. But for Frank Ocean fans, waiting was an issue long before quarantine. Luckily,...

Netflix has many TV shows and movies including the newly released movie,

‘Love Wedding Repeat’ should not be repeated

April 14, 2020

In the midst of our quarantine where people are forced to stay at home, many choose to watch TV in the hopes of passing the time. Unfortunately, Netflix’s newly released movi...

'Knives Out' provides the perfect combination of comedy and mystery.

‘Knives Out’ reinvents the whodunit

April 12, 2020

"Knives Out" is the comedic murder-mystery we've all been waiting for. From writer-director Rian Johnson comes a story packed with deception, plot twists, and humor. "Knives Ou...

Isaac Dunbar's

Isaac Dunbar’s ‘isaac’s insects’ solidifies the young talent as a star-in-the-making

April 12, 2020

If I'm being honest, I discovered Isaac Dunbar earlier this weekend through a Tik Tok video about “singers who’ve never made a bad song," so naturally, I felt compelled to ...

7 Wonders has exceptional component quality and beautiful artwork.

Board Game Reviews: 7 Wonders

April 11, 2020

Players get the opportunity to build one of the seven wonders of the world, and it only takes 30 minutes to construct it. This week, we will take a look at 7 Wonders, a classic board game. Throughout thr...

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