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A Peek in What’s to Come with Greta Van Fleet’s New Album

September 25, 2018 12:14pm | Zea Stoner

  Michigan-based progressive rock band Greta Van Fleet teased at their debut full-length album, “Anthem of the Peaceful Army,” with the single, “Watching Over.” Greta Van Fleet started as a neighborhood classic rock style band and got their big break by performing at Coachella in […]

Summer anime explores new comedy and themes

September 21, 2018 12:42pm | Sam Newsom

This summer is offering some of the most anticipated comebacks in anime, including a few new ones with very dissimilar styles of comedy and thrill. For Spring Valley students, it paves the way for your next big obsession, or at least gives something fun and […]

Nintendo Surpasses Nostalgia With WarioWare Continuation

September 19, 2018 11:51am | Gabriel Randall

Microgames, smaller than minigames, but filled with lots of fun. This is the basis for WarioWare, a game series where you play 5 second minigames, dubbed “microgames”, in quick succession. These microgames provide fun fast paced action that can only be the handiwork of a […]

Hang Out on Cloud Nine with Cloud Tea

September 8, 2018 3:36pm | Emma Fowler

Walking into Cloud Tea, a boba shop on Buffalo and Flamingo, customers are immediately excited by the layout of the cozy tea shop. The alternative folk music is soft and mellow, and the furniture isn’t stiff or uncomfortable. The tables include games such as Uno […]

Ariana Grande Covers Bittersweet Memories with “Sweetener”

August 31, 2018 12:50pm | llana Rockwell

Ariana Grande has sweetened our ears with her newest album, which is a beautiful response to her past tragedies. Sweetener, Ariana Grande’s fourth studio album, produced by Republic Records, was released on August 17 and has since been blowing up the charts. It has been […]

Stressing for finals? Fear no more!

May 17, 2018 12:34pm | Dillon Concepcion

The worse feeling before taking the final exams is having the anxiety and the mindset of knowing you’re going to fail. But don’t fear as these are some strategies you can start doing before our finals which beings May 21, 2018, to May 24, 2018. […]

OPINION: Fortnite vs. PubG

May 17, 2018 12:21pm | Kushtrim Muja, Spartak Basambekyan

With the increasing popularity of Fortnite and Player Unknown’s Battlegrounds (PubG) there has been an ongoing debate on which game is truly better. With over 30 million unique players for each game, the debates have become intense. So, which one is better? Spartak (For PubG): […]

What the Fortnite?

May 3, 2018 12:23pm | Dillon Concepcion

From people posting their sweet, sweet, victory royales on social media to Drake, Travis Scott, and Lil Yachty playing popular streamer, Ninja. Fortnite: Battle Royale is the most intense and stressful game that is free for everyone to play. If you haven’t laid your hands […]

Toxic gamers could be esports worst enemy

April 19, 2018 12:37pm | Jessica Cabrera

In the past twenty years, the esports industry has grown exponentially. In the early 2000’s, the prize pool for 27 esports tournaments amounted to less than $500,000. In response to the increasing viewership of their tournaments, organizers produced $35 million in prize money across 2,000 […]

Lil Yachty reinvents mumble rap identity on new album, ‘Lil Boat 2’

April 19, 2018 12:36pm | Charles Rendon

¨King Boat” more famously known as Lil Yachty, sparked his career with his gateway album Lil Boat back in 2016. Lil Boat introduced Yachty as a playful, auto-tuned mumble rapper with colorful dreads and a mediocre flow. Yachty was never really known for having any […]