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Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night review

Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night review

Griffin Hannahs, J1 Staff Writer

October 7, 2019

Bloodstained: Ritual of The Night was released on June 13th, 2019. The game itself has an interesting history: Koji Igarashi, director of the Castlevania games, left Konami a few years ago to make his own company, Artplay. Igarashi used this opportunity to crowd fund the company’s first games, Blood...

Third installment in the Borderlands series arrives amid controversy

Third installment in the Borderlands series arrives amid controversy

Griffin Hannahs, J1 Staff Writer

September 20, 2019

On September 13, 2019, Gearbox Software released Borderlands 3. The Borderlands series features first person shooter action with RPG element and is set on a distant planet where players seek out alien technology. The series is very popular, with one of the highlights being it’s humor. "Borderlands is m...

Toxic Friendships

Toxic Friendships

Ciara Dragicevich, Illustrator

September 19, 2019

Logic: Confessions of a Dangerous Mind

Logic: Confessions of a Dangerous Mind

Zach Quinn, Staff Writer

May 21, 2019

Logic just dropped an album that’s going to be hard for him to top. Released on May 10th, Logic blessed his fans with my unpopular opinion of “Confessions of a Dangerous Mind being his best album he’s released so far.” The album cover is weird looking but understandable. The cover shows Logic...

ScHoolboy Q – Crash Talk Album Review

ScHoolboy Q – Crash Talk Album Review

Zach Quinn, Staff Writer

May 6, 2019

ScHoolboy Q released his album CrasH Talk on April 26th. This was his 5th studio album released and his first in 2 years. The album cover shows ScHoolboy Q with a paper bag over his head while dollar bills cover his hoodie. Not sure of the reasoning behind the album cover, but regardless, it's a dope cov...

The rise, fall, and resurgence of Tyga

The rise, fall, and resurgence of Tyga

Zach Quinn, Staff Writer

May 6, 2019

Micheal Ray Stevenson, better known as Tyga, started his rapping career in 2008, when he had his first ever song to reach Hot 100 with “Coconut Juice.” RIight when this song reached the Top 100, Tyga signed a deal with Young Money Entertainment, Lil Wayne’s record label. Later in 2010, he was fe...

Rich the Kid: The World is Yours 2 review

Rich the Kid: The World is Yours 2 review

Zach Quinn, Staff Writer

April 19, 2019

Building off of a disappointing album: The World is Yours, The World is Yours 2 is a good album and redeems Rich the Kid from his previous album. Even though most of the songs on the album have features Rich the Kid himself still has a good voice and vibe while he’s singing. The cover art for his album...

Nav: Bad Habits Deluxe review

Nav: Bad Habits Deluxe review

Zach Quinn, Staff Writer

April 19, 2019

Right before I got done with this article, Nav released the deluxe edition for Bad Habits. Nav’s second studio album and third album overall is his best album out of all three and it's not even close. The cover art for his album is pretty plain but gets the point across with the picture of the rapper ...

Juice Wrld: Death Race for Love review

Juice Wrld: Death Race for Love review

Zach Quinn, Staff Writer

April 19, 2019

Juice Wrld’s second studio album “Deathrace for Love” came out on March 8th. The cover art for his album is designed like an old Playstation racing game. He is trying to control all of the cars and relating that to his love and show how hard it is to manage so many things at one time. Throughout...

Lil Skies: Shelby review

Lil Skies: Shelby review

Zach Quinn, Staff Writer

April 19, 2019

Lil Skies second studio album “Shelby” came out on March 1st. Skies didn’t release the cover art of the album until a few days before. This was due to Skies wanting to surprise his mom and used a picture of him and his mom from an early age. Once he showed her the cover, his mom got all emotional...

Netflix series promotes cultural awareness through the use of humor

Netflix series promotes cultural awareness through the use of humor

Sheila Mwanda, Entertainment Editor

March 17, 2019

“COMEDIANS of the World” is a 47 episode series featuring stand up comedians from all over the globe. The series is divided into 13 regions, each one representing a different part of the world. Different countries represented include South Africa, Iran, India, Canada, and Brazil. Through this series...

Jonas Brothers official comeback

Jonas Brothers official comeback

Brianna Neuhouser, Website Editor

March 17, 2019

2005 fangirls are rising out of the ground with the resurgence of the amazing brother trio, the Jonas Brothers. Released on March 1st, 2019, their new single “Sucker” debuted at number 1 on the US Spotify and Apple Music charts. It also rapidly climbed to top the iTunes charts. With a catchy bea...

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