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Movie Sequels 2019

Movie Sequels 2019

Nikita Raman, Reporter

April 22, 2019

I love movies way too much. This year a lot of new movies are releasing and a lot of sequels as well, which basically tell us that the story never really ends. Let's catch up on some of our favorite movies that will have a second part.

Coolest Nerd Stores in Austin

Coolest Nerd Stores in Austin

Oliver Barnfield, Cool Guy/Entertainment Editor

April 17, 2019

Austin is a great place if you're looking for eclectic pop culture items. Here are just a few of the best stores for this type of stuff in Austin. Game Over Video games (911 W Anderson Ln #106, Austin, TX 78757) In my opinion, this is the best game store in Austin. They have a great selection of games...

What Makes Spices So Important?

What Makes Spices So Important?

Andrew Watson, Reporter

April 17, 2019

We all know what spices are. At this day and age, they get used in almost any type of food. Even I use them in a large variety of foods that I cook at home. I think that may be why the phrase, "Spice of life" exists. What makes spices so important? Back in the old times, when you didn't have freezers...

Google Cardboard: An Opinion

Google Cardboard: An Opinion

Colin Johnson, Reporter

April 15, 2019

Ahh yes, the Google Cardboard. A powerful piece of technology that uses the finest, most EXPENSIVE materials to create a 4K HD screen that responds to your movements, with utter accuracy. This is all a joke, of course. It's just a $15.00 piece of cardboard. But that doesn't mean it's bad. The Google...

The 5 Weirdest Japan Only Games

The 5 Weirdest Japan Only Games

Oliver Barnfield, Cool Guy/Entertainment Editor

April 15, 2019

Japan has produced many, many, games. And naturally, not all see the light of day. Some get lost in the shuffle. But many are just far too weird to be brought to our country. Here are the four most notable ones. If you're interested in playing any of these games, they are available on emulators or if...

Alien Rescue: A Trip Down Memory Lane

Alien Rescue: A Trip Down Memory Lane

Colin Johnson and Oliver Barnfield

April 15, 2019

It’s just an average day in the Newsmedia room. I’m getting ready to slack off on my new article and listening to the Jet Set Radio soundtrack when I see it on my desktop. The game I once played in sixth grade as a young lad. I open it on a whim. But it’s different. The graphics are much different...

How to Make A Movie with No Budget (in 5 steps)

How to Make A Movie with No Budget (in 5 steps)

Oliver Barnfield, Cool Guy/Entertainment Editor

April 15, 2019

I've worked on movies and shorts with a very little budget before. Some were good, some were bad. I'm not saying I have complete authority over the subject, but I have a few ideas, tricks, and tips to share with you today. 1. Use EVERYTHING EVERYTHING. If you need a forest, use the park. If you...

The Phillips CD-i: When, What and Why

The Phillips CD-i: When, What and Why

Baker Tuthill, Reporter

April 15, 2019

Over the years, Nintendo has produced some very, very excellent Legend of Zelda games. It's my favorite Nintendo franchise. However, the series has had some low points, with a couple of games that didn't shine out very far above anything else (*cough cough* Links Adventure). The Sony PlayStation That ...

Tesla’s New Model Y

Tesla’s New Model Y

Raghuram Paturi, Reporter

April 11, 2019

I am sure that everyone knows Elon Musk and another thing is almost everyone knows the CEO of Tesla is Elon Musk. Elon Musk recently unveiled the new Tesla Model Y. It is like mid-size 5-seater SUV and the price for this car is starting from 39,000 and gives out 230-mile battery range. Tesla will also...

Five Unreleased Songs by the World’s Most Famous Bands

Five Unreleased Songs by the World’s Most Famous Bands

Oliver Barnfield, Cool Guy/Entertainment Editor

April 8, 2019

I recently did an article about the Beach Boy's Smile, and it got me thinking: what are some other songs by famous musicians that have never seen the light of day? Well, here's what I found. 5. A whole lot of Prince music The Purple loving icon himself was remarkably prolific, having several entire a...