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“Animal Crossing Pocket Camp,” simple, but fun

“Animal Crossing Pocket Camp,” simple, but fun

Joe Kronberg, Staff Writer

December 8, 2017

Since 2001, Animal Crossing has been popular for cute and simple designs and gameplay, befriending animals and completing tasks. The most recent installment of the series is Pocket Camp, for iOS and Android devices. Users play as their own character, who is the new manager of a campsite, bring...

“We Happy Few”

“We Happy Few”

Joe Kronberg, Staff Writer

December 7, 2017

"Happy is the country that has no history." Welcome to Wellington Wells, the dystopian society where happiness is key to survival. Though the game is still only available as early access, We Happy Few has picked up a lot of steam in the gaming community, becoming widely popular and making fans anx...

“Channel Zero: Candle Cove,” an internet story come to life

“Channel Zero: Candle Cove,” an internet story come to life

Joe Kronberg, Staff Writer

December 6, 2017

If you're anything like I was in middle school, you probably spent some time reading Creepypasta, scary stories online, such as Slenderman, Jeff the Killer, Squidward's Suicide, etc. Enter SyFy's Channel Zero, a show dedicated to telling the stories that have driven all sorts of art, videos, and peop...

“Pulling Faces,” anxieties of a washed up celebrity

“Pulling Faces,” anxieties of a washed up celebrity

Joe Kronberg, Staff Writer

November 21, 2017

Joanne Taylor was once a TV diva, adored by millions through her works on TV. Now at 55, Joanne struggles to rise back to the top, with her arch nemesis stealing her roles, her agent Sebastian threatening to drop her, and the rest of the celebrity population finding ways to remain young. Joanne's...

“The Happiness Patrol,” fighting misconceptions of mental health

“The Happiness Patrol,” fighting misconceptions of mental health

Joe Kronberg, Staff Writer

November 20, 2017

"Happiness will prevail..." Very little is well on Terra Alpha. Helen A has become a ruthless dictator, executing all who exhibit anything but happiness "for the good of the majority," everyone lives in fear of death sent from the sugary fist of the Kandyman, and The Happiness Patrol fires on sight...

“Francis of the Filth,” expect the unexpected

“Francis of the Filth,” expect the unexpected

Joe Kronberg, Staff Writer

November 13, 2017

"The tiers are shifting. The omniverses are under attack. And only one man has the chromosomes to make things right. Or does he?" Following comedian George Miller's end to the Filthy Frank Show on YouTube to pursue his music career under the name Joji, Francis of the Filth was written for a sense ...