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Game Review: Pokémon Sun and Moon

Game Review: Pokémon Sun and Moon

December 2, 2016


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Pokémon is world renown for being a widely successful series that Nintendo and Game Freak produce, next to other series such as Mario and the Legend of Zelda. Recently, on November 18th, the newest games  in the Pokémon series have been released: Sun and Moon. Only a week has gone by and the game has, for many, surpassed expectations, wh...

Overwatch game review

Overwatch game review

By Nickolas Buchanan, Nickolas Buchanan

November 30, 2016


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Overwatch is a team based MMO video game. The game is remarkable, stunning, and runs so smooth. Although the game is amazing, the community of the game is so toxic you don’t even want to play anymore. Overwatch is amazing game to play with your friends. You can have up to six players on one team; the ...

Play Review: This is a Test

Play Review: This is a Test

By Abbey McGee, Staff Writer

November 17, 2016


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This is a test. A what? A test. A what? A test! Oh, a test! Repeat. This is a Test is a one act play written by Stephen Gregg, which our very own Reading Junior High performed for UIL last week. Earning second, first place won by Leaman Junior High, This is a Test is about a young student's d...

20syl’s Motifs II EP

20syl’s Motifs II EP

By Kyler Telge, Staff Writer

November 16, 2016


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20syl, a French DJ that has been in the music industry for over two decades, released an EP by the name of Motifs II back in 2015. A follow-up to his previous Motifs album, Motifs II kicks it off with a strong nostalgic sound in "Dust Clouds". The song "You Know" has vocals which can at the very leas...

A Classic Horror Novel

A Classic Horror Novel

By Averi Cervantez, Design Editor

November 10, 2016


Filed under A&E, SHOWCASE

If you enjoy explicit scenes of sex, gore, murder, and rape, or believe you’ve seen it all and nothing bothers you because you have a stomach of steel, or if you’re just a bit sick in the head and love to read about society through a psychopaths eyes, then boy, do I have the perfect book for you....

Skin Dream – “Chains And Lace” EP

Skin Dream – “Chains And Lace” EP

By Vince Little, Staff Writer

November 10, 2016


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Skin Dream is a Houston band who just recently released their first EP Chains And Lace on October 28th. Skin Dream's sound consists of mainly gothic, dreamy (and almost ambient) elements, and there are obvious post-punk influences as well. The music on Chains And Lace is bipolar, and with this bei...

What is Day of the Dead?

What is Day of the Dead?

By Maria Gleason, Staff Writer

November 3, 2016


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Day of the dead is a Mexican holiday that starts on November 1st and ends on November 2nd. The holiday is celebrated to remember past friends and family members. The ritual started 3,000 years ago and is still lives on. Day of the Dead is particularly celebrated in Mexico where the day is a public...

Jokes, Spies, and Suburban Moms

Jokes, Spies, and Suburban Moms

By Averi Cervantez, Staff Writer

November 2, 2016


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Keeping Up With the Joneses is a movie for the parents who have trouble going on a date night because they have four rowdy children under the age of 10. For the PTO moms who believe that fighting with Karen about who is going to make the gluten, dairy, and soy free cookies for this week's bake sell. Th...

Good Times Ahead Debut Album

Good Times Ahead Debut Album

By Kyler Telge, Staff Writer

October 31, 2016


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About three weeks ago GTA, an electronic producing duo, released their first official album called Good Times Ahead. They have been making music since 2011. with various remixes and songs along the way, varying in popularity of course. Vince Staples joined up on the arguably best song of the album c...

Halloween Playlist

Halloween Playlist

By Bailey Holton and Aamaya Khan

October 27, 2016


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Do you need some inspiration for Halloween?  Here are some tunes to help set the tone of the season. *Friendly for all ages -This is Halloween from Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas https://youtu.be/NSfVMc9EOyM -Monster Mash by Wolfman https://youtu.be/AxcM3nCsglA -Addam's Family Theme Song      ...

Music to accompany you this Halloween

Music to accompany you this Halloween

By Vince Little, Staff Writer

October 25, 2016


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Music can be a part of any occasion, and with Halloween coming up, who wouldn't want some dark music to accompany them? The following playlist showcases music that has dark and eerie undertones, or music that is too foreboding to ignore. Bauhaus - Bela Lugosi's Dead (1979) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OKRJfIPiJGY Starting off with English...

Idle, Clickclick, Idle

Idle, Clickclick, Idle

By Abbey McGee, Staff Writer

October 21, 2016


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Cookie Clicker, Adventure Capitalist, Destination Kepler. These are just a few of the many and ever growing genre of Idle games. Idle games, also known informally as "clicker games," are generally never-ending games that fulfill one simple purpose: wasting time. Nowadays, people search online for new...

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