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[GAME REVIEW] Animal Crossing: New Horizons is the perfect release amid COVID-19

Animal Crossing is stress-reducing and what everyone could be using during COVID-19 to safely social distance.

Lara Cayci, Aureus Editor-in-Chief

May 15, 2020

Nothing is urgent in Animal Crossing; everything can be taken slowly and anything can be put off indefinitely.

Anthony Ososki

8th grader Anthony Ososki has been enjoying his quarantine by playing video games.

Tana Ososki, RubicOnline

April 21, 2020

8th grader Ososki has proven that there is no better way to bond than over video games.

Nathan Rock

7th grader Rock shares his worries and sincere attitude about COVID-19, the distance learning plan, and social distancing.

Annika Rock, RubicOnline

April 21, 2020

Even for 7th grader Rock, the impacts of COVID-19 and importance of social distancing don't go unnoticed.

[GAME REVIEW] Apex Legends time has passed

The game offers four types of body shields, four types of helmets, four types of knockdown shields, four types of backpacks, and six types of healable items.

Mason Brooks, Staff Writer

May 4, 2019

While there are very good parts to the game, there are many more bad parts that simply outweigh the good.

[GAME REVIEW] Trials Rising breaks expectations with amazing jumps

Whether playing alone or online with friends, Trials Rising lets the gamer determine how creative the adventure will be.

Zekiah Juliusson, Staff Writer

May 1, 2019

Although Trials Rising tries to offer a physics-based gameplay, it is a personalized game where players can make the bike or character anything.

‘Tis the season: looking ahead to video game releases

Students at St. Paul Academy are no exception to the hordes of buyers scrambling for the latest games. “I’m planning on getting Witcher 3. I’m planning on getting Evolve, if it’s any good . With video games with me, it’s more of a ‘Is it going to be any good?’ thing because with a lot of stuff it’s hard to find out if it’s any good or not,” sophomore Cole Staples said.

Paul Watkins, Science & Technology Editor

December 3, 2014

With the holiday season fast approaching, many video game publishers are rushing to release their latest and greatest games for people to buy. Big companies like Nintendo are putting out new installments in their franchises with the new Super Smash Bros., Pokemon, and Bayonetta games out or soon to be...