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Nintendo of America COO Reggie Fils-Aimé announces retirement

Nintendo of America COO Reggie Fils-Aimé announces retirement

Scott McDanel, Contributor

February 22, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Gaming News, Video Games

Reggie Fils-Aimé has announced his retirement from Nintendo of America on February 21, 2019. Addressing fans through the Nintendo of America page on Twitter, he announced that he will step down from the position at age 57. Fils-Amié had worked at Nintendo for 15 years, and served as Chief Operations...

Out of the frying pan and into the Shark Tank

Out of the frying pan and into the Shark Tank

Amanda Ebner, Contributor

February 21, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Featured A&E, Lifestyles, RMU Student Life, Top Stories

Update (2/22/2019): Our original reporting contained errors involving dollar amounts and proper names of organizations. These have been updated and we apologize for any confusion this may have caused. MOON TOWNSHIP -- On Feb. 20, 2019, seven student organizations gave presentations to the Student...

Why Don’t We to perform at UPMC Event Center

Why Don’t We to perform at UPMC Event Center

Garret Roberts, Assistant Arts and Entertainment Editor

February 21, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Featured A&E, Music, News, RMU News

MOON TOWNSHIP - - Robert Morris University has announced that pop band Why Don't We will be coming to the UPMC Event Center on August 11, 2019. The second band scheduled to appear at the UPMC Event Center, the musicians are currently on their "8 Letters" tour. Seeing success on the Top 40 radio and i...

Colonial Consoles – Episode 8: Division 2 Beta and Pokemon Leaks

Colonial Consoles – Episode 8: Division 2 Beta and Pokemon Leaks

Garret Roberts and Malyk Johnson

February 19, 2019


Filed under A&E Podcasts, Colonial Consoles, Gaming News, Sentry podcasts, Video Games

On this episode of Colonial Consoles, Malyk shares his opinion on the Division 2 Beta. After that, news topics include the February Nintendo Direct, Pokemon leaks and PlayStation's reasoning for not attending E3. ...

Review: The Umbrella Academy

Review: The Umbrella Academy

Garret Roberts, Assistant Arts and Entertainment Editor

February 18, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Featured A&E, Movies & TV, Top Stories, TV

Netflix continues to adapt interesting series, this time bringing "The Umbrella Academy" from the page to the screen on Feb. 15. Superhero shows have seen success on Netflix in the past, prompting a darker side of Marvel Comics to come to the streaming service. As Marvel moves to their own streaming...

The A3 Podcast (2/14/19)

The A3 Podcast (2/14/19)

Brandon Aleman

February 14, 2019


Filed under A&E Podcasts, Arts & Entertainment, Sentry podcasts, The A3 Podcast

On this episode of The A3 Podcast, the crew goes over their Valentine's Day plans. After that, they talk about their favorite television shows of all time. ...

Review: Tom Clancy’s The Division 2 (Beta)

Review: Tom Clancy’s The Division 2 (Beta)

Malyk Johnson, Contributor

February 12, 2019


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

Although it was first announced at E3 2018, fans of "Tom Clancy's The Division" have been excited about a future sequel. As the release draws closer, developer Ubisoft released a special beta for those who preordered the game. After playing the beta, "Tom Clancy's The Division 2" is simply more of the...

RMU students get presale access to Evanescence tickets

RMU students get presale access to Evanescence tickets

Garret Roberts, Assistant Arts and Entertainment Editor

February 9, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Featured A&E, Lifestyles, Music, RMU Student Life, Top Stories

RMU announced via social media that university students will be receiving a special presale for the Evanescence concert coming to campus this spring. The concert, which takes place on May 12, 2019, will serve as the first concert for the new UPMC Event Center. The ticket presale is being provided...

Colonial Consoles – Episode 7: Kingdom Hearts 3 and Apex Legends

Colonial Consoles – Episode 7: Kingdom Hearts 3 and Apex Legends

Garret Roberts and Malyk Johnson

February 5, 2019


Filed under A&E Podcasts, Arts & Entertainment, Colonial Consoles, Gaming News, Sentry podcasts, Video Games

On this episode of Colonial Consoles, Garret shares his thoughts on "Kingdom Hearts 3" and Malyk reviews "Apex Legends." Additionally, they discuss Xbox Live coming to the Nintendo Switch, Machinima closing their studio doors, "Metro Exodus" coming to the Epic Games store and the long awaited pl...