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Fight with friends in Fallout 76

Conal Duffy, Courier Staff

August 20, 2018

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Fallout 76 is an upcoming video game set in post-apocalyptic West Virginia. The game is being published by Bethesda, a video game company in Maryland. The Fallout series has always been about single player RPGs. This time how...

Popular soundtrack creates buzz

Evan Williamson, Staff Writer

August 20, 2018

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Music is very important to the structure of video games, from the 8-bit era to the almost cinematic masterpieces of today, video game soundtracks can make or break a game. I grew up on Nintendo making up words to Mario songs o...

The Midnight shines bright with new album

Conal Duffy, Courier Staff

August 20, 2018

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The Midnight is an electronic music duo consisting of Tyler Lyle, a songwriter from the Deep South, and Tim McEwan, a producer from Denmark. The sub genre of electronic music they create is called synthwave. Synthwave is 80s electr...

Box office flop

Box office flop

August 20, 2018

Ariana Grande dropping new music

Shyanne Thomas, Courier Staff

April 30, 2018

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Just recently, the 2017 Billboard’s Female Artist of the Year has come back into the limelight and the teenage girl in me could not be happier. Ariana Grande took us all by surprise a little over a week ago when she made a...

GQ article slams classic books

Brie Coder, Courier Staff

April 30, 2018

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For a long time now, many people have fought over what exactly a well-established book is and what it looks like. Some argue that books are supposed to take you on an adventure and take you away from reality. Others think that a ...

Vox Machina origins

Evan Williamson, Staff Writer

April 30, 2018

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“Vox Machina Origins” is a six-part series that tells the tale of how the characters in Campaign 1 of the hit Internet series Critical Role meet and eventually become a team. Those that are fans of the show a.k.a Critters will...

Small town singer big time voice

Tea Wheat, Entertainment Writer

April 30, 2018

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If you’ve never heard of Josie Dunne, trust me - one day you will! Josie Dunne was born in LaGrange, Illinois. Even though she is only 21 years old, her musical talent outshines some that are much older than her. As express...

Prince releases music from beyond the grave

Conal Duffy, Courier Staff

April 30, 2018

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Prince may have passed away,but he has a new simgle out called “Nothing Compares 2 U.” This may be recognized as a Sinead O’Conner song released in 1990, but Prince recorced it in 1984. He performed it many times live. L...

Do Disney’s live-action remakes maintain the magic?

Evan Williamson, Staff Writer

April 23, 2018

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Nostalgia is something that we all love. Reliving some of our favorite memories through re-releases of TV shows and movies. Disney for the past few years has been known to capitalize on such feelings, and with an influx of liv...

New Fallout 4 mod is in the works

Conal Duffy, Courier Staff

April 23, 2018

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Fallout 4 is a post-apocalyptic video game released in 2015 by Bethesda Game Studios. Its been 3 years since the games release, which has given the modding community plenty of time to develop mods, or modifications, for the game....

Fleetwood Mac drops longtime guitarist

Brie Coder, Courier Staff

April 23, 2018

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Being in any band is like a revolving door. You come in and not too long after making your appearance in the band, you get kicked out or just leave on your own. On April 9, the soft rock group, Fleetwood Mac, decided to fire their...

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