Arts and Entertainment

‘Fallout 76’ hits the shelves

‘Fallout 76’ hits the shelves

The Fallout video game franchise has been popular ever since “Fallout” (1997) was released by Bethesda Softworks. Since 1997, the Fallout franchise has continued, as “Fallout 76” was released on Nov. 14. “Fallout 76” went through testing before it was be released to...

Games for Change at the LA Student Challenge

Games for Change at the LA Student Challenge

Video games are one of the most popular forms of entertainment today. Fueled by over $100 billion of worldwide revenue in 2017, the video game industry far exceeds the global industries of film and recorded music. But what kind of impact is all this gaming having on...

Do movies and video games control our minds?

Do movies and video games control our minds?

I sat, my face intently staring at a bright screen. My hands clenched on my knees in anticipation. Loud noises burst through my headphones. I was so entranced that I didn’t even hear my mom walk into my room. Almost out of nowhere I heard “you look like a...

Do movies and video games control our minds?

Opinion: Video games as art

In today’s day and age, video games have become a controversial topic throughout media outlets and the customers themselves. Today, we are wrestling with the question “are video games art?” For me, there is a short and long answer. The short answer is yes, video games...