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iPhone XR Review

iPhone XR Review

Jacob Christensen, Reporter

November 8, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

  Apple recently released their new iPhones, which is exciting news. Apple is arguably the largest influencer on the smartphone marketplace; trends they start are often followed by other companies, like their iconic notch, or the removal of the headphone jack. Whether you like it or not, App...

Loot boxes in the gaming industry

Loot boxes in the gaming industry

Rafael Zamora, Reporter

November 8, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

  Loot boxes are a form of micro transaction in video games. They allow a player to purchase an in-game crate or box for a chance to obtain a randomized pack of in-game items. When you look at Star Wars Battlefront 2, a game that players felt was lacking in content and filled with micro transactions. T...

Xbox vs. PlayStation

Xbox vs. PlayStation

Kainoa Smith, Reporter

November 8, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

In today’s world most kids get home after school and hop on their gaming console and play with their friends or just have a chat. Hands down the most popular ones are the Xbox console, which is owned by Microsoft and the PlayStation, which is owned by Sony. However the question that has been going ar...

The Evolution of Gaming

The Evolution of Gaming

Chris Vlamakis, Reporter

November 8, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

Gaming right now is evolving by the minute, the gaming world is changing as we know it. In about 20 years of gaming we now have graphics, pixels, and high speed data. Gamers also now have virtual reality a new type of gaming or so gamers believe. Virtual reality (VR), was actually invented back in 1957 by a ma...

Emily Fox King – A feminist in pretty packaging

Emily Fox King – A feminist in pretty packaging

Cameron Bessette, Reporter

November 6, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

Emily Fox King lives as traditional a life as she can. She and her husband live near Weber University where she teaches Drawing. She is a busy mom of three young children. But there are some aspects of King’s life that are less than typical. Emily Fox King is an artist. She has been for most of her life. ...

Kpop a Growing Industry

Kpop a Growing Industry

Symone Ah Ching, Reporter

November 6, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

  With the click and flash of a camera, exposure to social media outlets like Snapchat and Instagram are making almost anyone and anything popular. Every “new” idea seeming like a “been there done that.”  It’s hard to stand out in the vast sea of interest. However, during recent year...

Vegetarian Thanksgiving

Vegetarian Thanksgiving

Rayven Cann, Sports Editor

November 6, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

  Thanksgiving. The holiday of everything turkey and pumpkin. If turkey is not a option in your diet, have fun enjoying side dishes and pumpkin pie. Sadly, for a lot of vegetarians or vegans, not many other options are available, especially when it comes to unknowing parents or guardians. Sure,...

CW Shows Review

CW Shows Review

Taylor S. Fischbeck, Reporter

November 6, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

It’s that time of year again, CW shows are starting back up and giving us more adventure. Shows such as “Arrow,” “Flash,” “Supergirl,” “Supernatural,” and “Riverdale” have quickly become fan favorites. “Supernatural” alone started their fourteenth season as of Thursday, October 11...

Foodie

Foodie

Alexa Blaise Chandler, News Editor

November 6, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

Located on 5400 South, just off of 22nd West, Wasatch Pizza sits. A small, locally owned business with only two locations, Wasatch Pizza is a delicious, gourmet pizza joint, adored by the surrounding community and its repeat customers. Wasatch has a fairly expansive menu, including not only pizza to...

Warrior Reads: The Soul of an Octopus

Warrior Reads: The Soul of an Octopus

Audrey Helm, Editor-in-Chief

November 6, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

I am not a purveyor of nonfiction. If you ask me why I don’t read it, I will tell you that too often dry, dusty, and unimaginative. However, “The Soul of an Octopus: A Surprising Exploration of the Wonder of Consciousness” by Sy Montgomery is none of those things. As you may imagine, it is indee...

Female Role in Battlefield V Causes Controversy

Female Role in Battlefield V Causes Controversy

Sierra Yost, Photo Editor

October 6, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

Battlefield V, coming out November 20th, has been long awaited. However, it is going to be slightly different than the rest of the games in the series. Instead of playing as Sergeant Daniel Recker in the campaign, you now get to play as a woman. This has sparked a conflict within the gaming community and Battlefield’s vast fanbase.

Sony Bans Cross-Platform Gaming

Sony Bans Cross-Platform Gaming

Diego Torres, Reporter

October 4, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

Sony, creators of the second most popular console, has decided to end cross-platform gaming. Disabling Playstation gamers to connect with other people in the gaming community. Limiting gamers to more controlled connections. Cross-platform is a special connection that connects numerous consoles together for g...

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