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Undertale Review

Undertale Review

DaphneT, Staff Reporter

November 30, 2017


Filed under Reviews, Showcase

“Long ago, two races ruled over Earth: HUMANS and MONSTERS. One day, war broke out between the two races. After a long battle, the humans were victorious. They sealed the monsters underground with a magic spell. Many years later… Mt. Ebott 201X. Legend says those who climb the mountain never return...

3%

3%

ColinH, Business Manager

November 15, 2017


Filed under Reviews, TV

For those of you who enjoy some dystopian, look no further than Netflix’s recently-created series 3%. The main idea revolves around the idea of a future where a huge majority of the population lives in a squalid place known as the Inland, while a privileged few live in paradise on earth known as the...

Expanding the Legacy

Expanding the Legacy

KyleR, Co-Editor-in-Chief

November 6, 2017


Filed under Reviews, Showcase, TV

NOTE: This article contains spoilers for the show Riverdale. After the conclusion of the first season, Riverdale had some high expectations to live up to. Season one ended on a major climax with Fred Andrews being shot at the diner, leaving Archie and the town completely distraught with another murd...

Review: Sacred Hearts Club

Review: Sacred Hearts Club

ColinH, Business Manager

October 23, 2017


Filed under Music, Reviews

We all know Foster the People. More specifically, their hit song ‘Pumped Up Kicks’ that blasted on every radio station back in 2011. Since then, they have come forth with some new albums, but I’m going to examine their latest release, ‘Sacred Hearts Club’, that came out July 21, 2017. Their...

Kingsman: The Golden Circle Review

Kingsman: The Golden Circle Review

KaylaP, Co- Copy Editor

October 5, 2017


Filed under Movies, Reviews

Here’s a movie review I’ve been waiting to give. Kingsman: The Secret Service is one of my favorite movies of all time. I could watch it a million times and never get sick of it. I love the action, the plot and the humor. So when I heard they were making a sequel I was beyond excited and knew rig...

Psychological Brainception

Psychological Brainception

NicoleN, Staff Reporter

September 21, 2017


Filed under Reviews

If you’re looking for a new show to binge watch while waiting for your favorite show to come back for its next season <cough cough Game of Thrones>… or are just wanting to become a casual watcher, I have an amazing show that you should definitely check out: Criminal Minds. If you are into shows li...

It Review

It Review

KaylaP, Co Copy Editor

September 12, 2017


Filed under Movies, Reviews

Like most people, on the opening night of the new movie based on Stephen King’s novel, It, I got a group of friends together and made my way to the closest theater in anticipation. Unlike others, I went in blindly. I have not read the novel nor seen the original film with the same name that came ou...

All the Light We Cannot See

All the Light We Cannot See

August 14, 2017


Filed under Books, Reviews

WARNING: DO NOT READ THIS BOOK IF YOU DO NOT WANT TO CRY Written by American author Anthony Doerr, All the Light We Cannot See was published in 2014. It won the 2015 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction and the 2015 Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Fiction. All the Light We Cannot See is a beauti...

Spiderman: Homecoming

Spiderman: Homecoming

TeresaH, Online Editor

July 21, 2017


Filed under Movies, Reviews

NO SPOILERS Walking into the theatre, I had no expectations; I already liked Tom Holland as Spiderman, and I was already familiar with his character. Despite this, I still found myself surprised by how much I liked the movie and how different it was from the typical superhero movie. Of course, it s...

Failure and Little Miss Sunshine

Failure and Little Miss Sunshine

TeresaH, Online Editor

June 26, 2017


Filed under Movies, Reviews

Made in 2006, Little Miss Sunshine is what every heartfelt movie strives to be and contains an original quality that every filmmaker wishes to create. What makes Little Miss Sunshine so original is its ability to mix serious issues such as divorce, bankruptcy, addiction and even suicide with a gentle...

The Grand Budapest Hotel

The Grand Budapest Hotel

TeresaH, Online Editor

June 25, 2017


Filed under Movies, Reviews

You're bored, and you want to watch a movie, but you don't quite know what genre or what movie you want to watch. Comedy? But not too cliche. Action? But not too... much. Romance? But not too sappy. Mystery? But not too confusing. That's what I was feeling when I decided to watch The Grand Budapest Hotel....

Dead Men Tell No Tales

Dead Men Tell No Tales

TeresaH, Online Editor

June 21, 2017


Filed under Movies, Reviews

The popular consensus for "Dead Men Tell No Tales" is negative. From what I understand, the Pirates of the Caribbean movies have lost their luster, and audiences are tired of this seemingly neverending series. With each new movie, the ratings have been on a steady decrease. Now, according to critics,...

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