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Overwatch adds new character

Conal Duffy, Courier Staff

November 12, 2018

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Overwatch, a popular online first-person shooter, is adding a new “Hero” character to their lineup named Ashe. When you play the game, you can select one of 29 playable characters, all with different weapons and abilities...

Holiday movies relay message

Tea Wheat, Entertainment Writer

November 12, 2018

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As the days of November continue to pass by, people are beginning to listen to holiday music and put up decorations. The snow helps the mood. That said, here are two holiday films that everyone should watch this season; I’m almos...

Griffins and Gargoyles Review

Tea Wheat, Entertainment Writer

November 12, 2018

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As mentioned in my article from last week, the new game “Griffins and Gargoyles” on “Riverdale” is deserving of its own article entirely, so here it is. “Griffins and Gargoyles” is a fantasy role playing game. This ga...

Netflix presents chilling version of Sabrina the Teenage Witch

Evan Williamson, Courier Staff

November 12, 2018

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In 2017 it was announced that “Sabrina the Teenage Witch” was being remade for Netflix. But we would soon realize this was not the Sabrina we all know and love. The new show is based on a comic series called “The Chilling A...

Breaking Bad movie announced

Brie Coder, Courier Staff

November 12, 2018

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Five years ago, the “Breaking Bad” community mourned after the highly anticipated five season series came to an end. We as viewers saw the trials and tribulations of what life was like for teacher-turned-drug-dealer Walter...

A cappella

Brie Coder, Copy Editor

November 5, 2018

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When you hear the word a cappella, the first thing that comes to mind is musicians incorporating a vibrate sound without the backing of instruments. Western Illinois’ a capella group, InVoxicated, breaks the mold of what a tra...

Evolution held their first all women PPV

Tea Wheat, Entertainment Writer

November 5, 2018

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On Oct. 28 history was made with WWE's first ever all women's PPV event. I just want to say this before I begin my review, with WWE Evolution was highly hyped but poorly built as far as the storylines go, however, I can safely ...

Riverdale and chilling adventures of Sabrina should crossover

Tea Wheat, Entertainment Writer

November 5, 2018

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“Riverdale” has become a very popular show, and its third season is currently airing on the CW. Recently Netflix has released a new show- “The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina,” which is a spin off of the 90’s and early...

‘In Search of Darkness’ documentary preview

Conal Duffy, Courier Staff

November 5, 2018

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“In Search of Darkness” is an upcoming documentary that claims to be the denitive 1980s horror lm documentary. The Kickstarter project has, at the time of writing, pledged $93,247. This is more than their goal of $31,764. T...

Comparing Japan and American version of Dark Water

Evan Williamson, Courier Staff

October 29, 2018

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For this year’s Halloween, I thought I would do something a little different. You may already know this but there have been quite a few movies made in America that were originally released in another country. The most well known...

Pocahontas

Evan Williamson, Courier Staff

October 29, 2018

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A lot of classic Disney animated films have been getting live-action makeovers and even more are set to release in the coming years. But one classic is noticeably missing from the planned releases and that film is “Pocahontas...

Debunked: Harry Potter movies not coming to Netflix

Tea Wheat, Entertainment Writer

October 29, 2018

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This week Harry Potter fans around the United States were overjoyed to hear the news that Netflix would be releasing all the Harry Potter films to Netflix on Nov. 1. It was like an early holiday gift! The news spread like wi...

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