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Humans of RMU: The Guitar Player

Humans of RMU: The Guitar Player

Maura Linehan

September 25, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Humans of RMU, Music, Top Stories

When he heard the distinctive guitar line of the “The Munsters’” theme song, Joe Hale, RMU Academic Media Center’s TV engineer, decided that he loved the sound of the electric guitar. The feeling it gave him was the reason he started playing, and his relationship with music has continued unabated....

Colonial Consoles: Episode 1 – Spider-man feat. David Roebuck

Colonial Consoles: Episode 1 – Spider-man feat. David Roebuck

Garret Roberts and Malyk Johnson

September 20, 2018


Filed under A&E Podcasts, Arts & Entertainment, Colonial Consoles, Sentry podcasts

In the first episode of Colonial Consoles, Garret Roberts and Malyk Johnson discuss their thoughts on the new PS4 game Spider-man. Then they are joined by special guest David Roebuck, who competed in an eSports event in Las Vegas....

2018 RMU Colonial Theatre preview

2018 RMU Colonial Theatre preview

Garret Roberts

September 20, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Lifestyles, Top Stories

As another school year begins, RMU Colonial Theatre is ready to take the stage once again. Offering a total of four shows, two each semester, there is sure to be a show for everyone. The Colonial Theatre will begin the year by featuring a production directed by RMU honors student Allison Wentzel....

Sierra Burgess Is A Loser: An unoriginal film that is full of heart

Sierra Burgess Is A Loser: An unoriginal film that is full of heart

Sarah Gabany, Contributor

September 19, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies, Movies & TV, Top Stories

Shannon Purser stars as an intellectually gifted student with a passion for writing named Sierra Burgess. In this teenage drama, Purser’s character is seen as a unpopular loser who doesn’t fit into the high school’s typical beauty standards. One day when Veronica (Kristine Froseth), a popular ch...

Boundless: Taking sandbox games to the next level

Boundless: Taking sandbox games to the next level

Josh Barone, Contributor

September 18, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Game Reviews, Top Stories, Video Games

Are you bored of “Minecraft"? Is “Terraria” becoming too repetitive? Or are you just looking for a new sandbox game to fill your free time? Whatever your reason may be to search for a new game, there’s one game that stands out amongst the rest in the genre: “Boundless.” For those who frequ...

Iron Fist Season two: Redeeming the Iron Fist title

Iron Fist Season two: Redeeming the Iron Fist title

David Auth

September 11, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies & TV, Top Stories, TV

The second season of Marvel's "Iron Fist" is now streaming--continuing the story of Danny Rand after "The Defenders" series. Season two strives to do something that the first season never achieved: be enjoyable to watch. The first season of the show, released in March 2017, hit rock bottom for the Marvel...

Review: Spider-Man

Review: Spider-Man

Garret Roberts, Assistant Arts and Entertainment Manager

September 10, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Game Reviews, Top Stories, Video Games

A common theme among video games since their conception has been one thing: superheroes. Offering a way to become one of these characters and use the powers present in comic pages, Spider-man has been featured in games as early as the NES. Marking his first appearance in a game by Insomniac Studios,...

Disenchanted over Disenchantment

Disenchanted over Disenchantment

Amanda Ebner

September 6, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies & TV, Top Stories, TV

What if Game of Thrones was an animated comedy? This is the premise behind Netflix’s latest original animated series "Disenchantment." Created by Matt Groening, the mind behind both "The Simpsons" and "Futurama," the show is the newest animated series to premiere on the streaming platform. Bu...

RMU announces esports team

RMU announces esports team

Garret Roberts

September 4, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, RMU Esports, Top Stories, Video Games

RMU has announced that an esports team will become an official club sport on campus this fall. This allows the university to enter the world of competitive gaming, so students with gaming skills can represent their school in tournaments in the digital world.“Our new esports leadership group wil...

Cliche moments let down new Netflix film

Cliche moments let down new Netflix film

Scott McDanel, Contributor

August 30, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies, Movies & TV, Top Stories

School bells are ringing for students across the United States, which rings in another year of all-nighters, coffee-induced essays, and the inevitable Netflix binge the night before the first big exam of the school year. Netflix always has something new in store for those who were gnawing at the bone...