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Easing into anime: five shows you should watch

Tanjiro and members of the Demon Slayer Corps in the forefront. While Muzan the first demon is in the background.
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Ricardo Tovar

September 15, 2019

Anime as a form of entertainment can been traced to the early 20th century, with the earliest films using artistic styles from 1917. In the 1940s, anime animated films were used in World War II as propaganda for the Japanese. In the 1980s, anime became mainstream and has slowly spread around the world.This past deca...

Five ‘Star Wars’ games that still hold up

Knights of the Old Republic has the best writing of any Star Wars game. Image from

Ulises Duenas

May 8, 2018

"Star Wars" games have been around since the 70s and they span a wide variety of genres. These games have different things to offer and they have universal appeal. The list is in no particular order.1. Knights of the Old Republic Bioware was given the opportunity to create their own story set thousands of years before the movies...

Five underrated games worth checking out

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Ulises Duenas

April 3, 2018

For this list, I wanted to pick some underrated games that are easily obtainable and can be found for a good price. The list is in no particular order. 1. Spec Ops: The LineMy first impression of "Spec Ops" was that it was a generic third-person military shooter game. After a while, it becomes clear that the ...

Thoughts come and go, notes are forever

Julianna Eveland

September 4, 2014

There’s nothing more frustrating than having a brilliant idea leave my head as quickly as it came. It took me till my senior year to put an end to this frustration when I finally learned the importance of writing things down. One moment I have a great idea for a column, the next it’s gon...

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