Video games


‘League’ team advances to nationals

UTD’s “League of Legends” team — now recognized by the athletics department as a varsity sport — qualified for and competed at the...

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Alum to represent women in video games

An ATEC alumna, who is an arcade coordinator at the National Videogame Museum in Frisco, has influenced the growth of the museum from...

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Campus teeming with ‘Pokemon Go’ players

Lately, it’s become common to see students hurry by in small groups, fixated on their dimly lit phone screens. It may be well...

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Game library reopens

Students bring back gaming space after year of inactivity After a year away, a library for students to rent and play games has...

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Game Corner: What to buy this month

We take a look at two of the hottest games right now, Super Mario Maker and Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain.


Elephant beats EVERYTHING!

If you have already played “Far Cry 4” then the title should make sense to you because Elephants in that game are AMAZING!...


So I heard you like lists?

A lot of things have been announced this week that I am really excited for. We have seen announcements on “Rock Band 4”...

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Media pundit calls out tropes in video games

Since she was just old enough to play her first Gameboy, feminist media critic Anita Sarkeesian has been an avid female gamer caught...


Changes needed in the video game industry

The video game industry is losing consumer confidence, and some changes need to be made in order for video games to continue to...


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