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Hang up! ‘Phone Orphans’ is on the line
Hang up! ‘Phone Orphans’ is on the line
Violet Moreno, Staff Writer • February 2, 2024
Laura Veirs releases her newest studio album.
SIX ARTISTS YOU SHOULD BE LISTENING TO: JANUARY 2024
SIX ARTISTS YOU SHOULD BE LISTENING TO: JANUARY 2024
Adrienne Vera-Perez, Staff Writer • January 15, 2024
Check out these artists this month.
 The Menzingers fall short for a punk rock album. Rating: C+
‘Some Of It Was True’ an Anti-Climatic album
Daphney Garcia Hatton, Staff Writer • December 14, 2023
The Menzingers struggle to bring a cohesive album.
Six Artists You Should Be Listening To: December 2023
Six Artists You Should Be Listening To: December 2023
Gray Barranco, Staff Writer • December 8, 2023
Try out some new artists this month.
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 “The Talos Principle II” is a massive puzzle game that takes place 1000 years after the saga’s first entry. 
Rating: A-Photo Credit: Croteam
Uncover the Secrets of a Futuristic World in ‘The Talos Principle II’
Philipos Alebachew, Staff Writer • February 2, 2024

One thousand years ago, a new kind of humanity emerged, becoming the new caretakers of the Earth. They were created by The Founder, a god-like...

Strengthen the bonds between friends, family, and fate.
Rating: APhoto Credit: Notion
Find hope for the future in ‘Goodbye Volcano High’
Venice Jingco, Staff writer • December 4, 2023
As the countdown to their extinction begins, Fang is torn between the success of their band and the pursuit of friendship.
Lies of P is a very suspenseful, yet challenging, adventure game. Rating: C+ Photo Credit: IGDB
Conquer a Dark, Twisted World with 'Pinocchio'
Daphney Garcia Hatton, Staff Writer • October 17, 2023
Conquer massive puppets in the city of Krat, playing as Pinocchio.
Fix your sleep schedule with Snorlax’s snoozy studies.
Rating: C+ Photo Credit: IGDB
Improve your Bedtime with 'Pokémon Sleep'
Venice Jingco, Staff Writer • September 26, 2023
Pokémon’s next spin-off game aims for healthier sleep.
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Guests are guaranteed to find a meal they’ll enjoy at Cheongdam Food Hall.
Grade: A-
Chow Down at Cheongdam Food Hall
Shayna Migalang, Staff Writer • January 31, 2024
Taste the soul of Korea, along with other cuisines, at this elevated food court.
West Texas Chophouse’s sophisticated decor helps create an elevated atmosphere. The atmosphere, combined with the delicious comfort food, makes for an outstanding dining experience. Grade: B
Savor Elevated Fixins at West Texas Chophouse
Ava Torres, Staff Writer • January 3, 2024
Satisfy your appetite with rich Texas-style steaks and burgers.
A new gluten free chicken-based restaurant opens in Southwest Las Vegas. Grade: B+
Explore Crispy Chicken Options at '3 Little Chicks'
Ava Julian, Staff Writer • December 4, 2023
Enjoy chicken options for the whole family.
Zippy’s Las Vegas location finally opened after great anticipation. Grade A
Embrace the Hawaiian spirit at ‘Zippy’s’
Kailie Sicolo, Staff Writer • October 26, 2023
Familiarize yourself with Hawaii’s Favorite Diner.
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The second season of Jujutsu Kaisen impresses with its animation despite the poor treatment of MAPPA animation staff. Rating: A- Photo credit: Maruyama Animation Produce Project Association
'JUJUTSU KAISEN: SHIBUYA INCIDENT' LIVES UP TO HIGH ANTICIPATIONS
Ayma Malik, Editor in Chief • January 12, 2024
Jujutsu Kaisen has become legendary in the anime world.
‘Radical’ is a true story about the upbringing of Jose Urbina Lopez  Elementary. Rating: AArt Courtesy of 3Pas Studios
‘Radical’ Will Leave You Speechless
Yaritzza Montenegro, Copy Editor • January 9, 2024
The true story of a teacher who was dedicated to the dreams of his students.
“Kagura Bachi” tells a beautiful story through its panels, but it still has much room for growth.
Rating: B-Photo Credit: Shonen Jump
Beautifully Tragic, ‘Kagura Bachi’ weaves a devastating revenge tale
Philipos Alebachew, Staff Writer • November 13, 2023
Becoming a meme has launched “Kagura Bachi” into the center of the manga world stage despite its infancy.
Red Riding Hood joins Cinderella’s tale to unveil a murderer at the ball.
Rating: B- Photo Credit: IMDB
'Once Upon a Crime' is a Typical Twist on a Classic Tale
Venice Jingco, Staff writer • October 18, 2023
‘Once Upon a Crime’ starts as a television comedy, but unfurls into an intricate murder plot.
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