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Album Hour: Kirk by DaBaby

Album Hour: Kirk by DaBaby

Collin Drey, Staff Writer

October 6, 2019

DaBaby has been one of the biggest new stars of this year due to his single “Suge”, his album Baby on Baby, and his numerous features. DaBaby has landed on a Chance the Rapper album and a Post Malone album. He’s also hopped on remixes that made the song even more popular, like “Truth Hurts”...

Gotta see It

Gotta see It

Matthew Stude, Staff Writer

October 6, 2019

As a longtime fan of horror movies who used to watch one every other night with my brother, I whole-heartedly enjoyed seeing It Chapter Two. I delved into the representation of the shapeshifting demon and its grip on the town of Derry deeper than I expected to, but it reminded me why I liked seeing t...

Barke’s Box Office Report

Lacey Barke, Editor-In-Chief

October 1, 2019

Barke’s Box Office Report   In its debut week, Abominable won the box office with $20.1 million. Judy made a smaller splash due to showing only at a select 461 theaters but still managed to earn $3.1 million. Here is last week's breakdown. Abominable, 20.1 mill...

Alumni Chris Green’s artwork showed at MAFAC

Alumni Chris Green’s artwork showed at MAFAC

Meghan Sullivan, Staff Writer

September 29, 2019

Walking into the Marshall Area Fine Arts Council (MAFAC) building for the first time brings about a rush of senses. Initially, I heard the high-pitched pingthat came with the bell’s indication of the door being opened. Following the bell, I heard the quiet conversations being held between viewers ...

Collin Drey, Staff Writer

September 23, 2019

Young Thug has been one of the most prominent rap artists of the latter half of this decade. Not only due to how much content he has released, but due to his very unique style. With Young Thug, the weirder and more off-the-wall his performances are, the better for him. The main thing holding hi...

Barke’s Box Office Report

Lacey Barke, Editor-In-Chief

September 23, 2019

Three new movies hit the box office this past weekend, and “Downton Abbey” secured the money bag with $31 million in its opening week. “Ad Astra” edged “Rambo: Last Blood,” skirting by with $19.2 million while Rambo fell shy with $19 million.    Here’s the top ten from the wee...

Breaking Down the Beat

Breaking Down the Beat

Collin Drey, Staff Writer

September 22, 2019

With such a mix of party and relationship songs for singles, I had an initial worry that Hollywood’s Bleeding was basically going to be B&B part 2. But now after listening to the full album I can safely say it’s not. However, it’s a little worse off because of it. Since breaking onto the ...

Series: Devil May Cry

Collin Drey, Staff Writer

April 8, 2019

There’s a lot of games that people could consider influential for their genre. Mario 64 was influential for 3D platformers, Legend of Zelda Ocarina of Time was influential for adventure games, and Final Fantasy was influential for RPGs. However, not many games can say they created a new sub-genre...

Battlefield V review

Dalton Dahl, Staff Writer

February 28, 2019

The historical setting for this game is World War II and it offers an experience like its predecessor, Battlefield 1, that game took place during World War I. Essentially, the developers literally recycled everything from Battlefield 1 and put it in maps that would resemble a World War II battlefield. While...

Apex Legends review

Kyle Cox, Staff Writer

February 28, 2019

With the rise of games like Fortnite, PUBG, and Call of Duty: Black Ops 4’s Blackout Mode, newcomers to battle royal (BR) games may have encountered some trouble getting wins to due to a skill gap. Even veterans of the Battle Royale have had trouble, dropping into a game only to end up right back in...

Resident Evil 2 review

Kyle Cox, Staff Writer

February 28, 2019

In 1998, the second Resident Evil game came out and received critical acclaim and is largely considered to be one of the best horror games of all time. And now, 20 years later, Capcom has released a brand-new Resident Evil 2 Remake that isn’t just another remaster with updated graphics and controls...

Last minute Valentine’s Day gift

Desiree Bauer, Commentary Editor

February 14, 2019

I am so not a fan of Valentines Day, but I know that most of you are. Most of you also usually struggle with getting a Valentines Day Gift, so I’ve decided to bestow my creative ideas upon you. 1. Chocolate Covered Strawberries These have been all over social media – check your someone’s...

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