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Try out the 2 new games in the Pokémon universe

“Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu!” (above) and “Pokémon: Let’s Go, Eevee!” are two new additions to the Pokémon universe.

Craig McKinley, Staff Writer

December 5, 2018

Many people have experienced the Pokémon video games. While some of us stopped playing them, “Pokémon Go” brought back the franchise to many fans, as they were excited for the accessibility of the mobile game. From the perspective of a fan, brand-new users could benefit from becoming aware of ...

War is not a video game

Patrick Kempfer, Opinion Editor

November 25, 2015

Video game technology has made some amazing advances in recent decades. When I was 10 years-old, my mom got me my very first Nintendo Entertainment System (NES), and with that, came the Nintendo NES Zapper, a grey, plastic gun used for the game, Duck Hunt. I was very good at Duck Hunt, and I really enjoyed...

Valve introduces ‘Steam Machines’

Stuart Benjamin, Arts Editor

April 24, 2015

Over the last two decades, the video gaming community has seen the release of three home consoles from each of the three major video game corporations: Nintendo, Sony, and Microsoft.  In all this time, wouldn’t it seem likely for a new company with a new system to surface?  Well, after 20 years ...

Our View: Reactions to Sandy Hook Elementary massacre are misplacing blame

Our View: Reactions to Sandy Hook Elementary massacre are misplacing blame

Clarion Editorial Board

January 22, 2013

There seems to be a growing concern that video games, specifically, “Mass Effect 3” and other first person shooters, have something to do with the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary school in Newtown, Conn. In the broader picture, the NRA has even come out to say that video games and violent media...

Sequel to Final Fantasy XIII goes into new, interesting storyline

Daniel Schott, Business Director

February 22, 2012

Spoiler Alert! This review references events from the Final Fantasy 13 and 13-2 storylines. Square Enix continues the Final Fantasy storyline with its newest installment, Final Fantasy 13-2. While this game sticks to the same play style as FF13, FF13-2 takes a whole new direction with the plot. ...

Choose from these top game releases this fall

Brian Washington, Clarion Staff Writer

October 12, 2011

Fall is here, school is in session, football is being played, and most importantly we have embarked on the biggest fall releases of video games in history. Being in school, you obviously have time and money obligations. This article is here to help you navigate your video game choices. Week of Oct ...


George Treviranus

August 30, 2011

ESRB Rated M – $59.99 Catherine is peculiar title to hit the PS3 and XBOX 360. From developer Atlus, Catherine takes players through the trials of freedom and law, through relationship troubles and even to the other side of nightmares. You play as Vincent Brooks, a 32 year old man whose girlfriend,...

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