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The Minecraft Wild Update

Mikhael Mani, Writer December 2, 2022

Minecraft, a game adored by over 280 million users, is still going strong 13 years after its first release.  Minecraft has recently spiked in popularity, with popular youtubers like PewDiePie and...

courtesy of Crack Magazine

Growing up with Girlpool

Elaine Clarke, Writer December 2, 2022

After releasing their 5th album earlier this year, Girlpool have announced their breakup. The band has been together for almost a decade, starting when Avery Tucker and Harmony Tividad were 17 and...

Albums to Celebrate and Wallow in Winter

Albums to Celebrate and Wallow in Winter

Kacie Burns, Arts and Entertainment Editor December 2, 2022

Debut by Björk Icelandic singer, Björk, released her first solo album in 1993. It’s an eclectic mix of pop and her wild voice makes it so entrancing. There’s no one aesthetic the album applies...

The reinvented character Ghost, from an early mission in the game.

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare II Review

John May, Writer December 2, 2022

The video game Call of Duty has become a cultural icon over the past 15 years. One of our generation's defining traits is the rise in popularity of shooter video games. Halo, Counter-Strike, and Battlefield...

Recommendations of the Week 11/27-12/3

Recommendations of the Week 11/27-12/3

Francisco Aguirre-Ghiso, Hayden Bouza, and Sarah Nabi December 2, 2022

Each week, the staff here at The Anchor give their recommendations on an album, book and movie to enjoy. Here are our recommendations for the week of 10/31-11/06. Album- A Charlie Brown Christmas...

Recommendations of the Week 11/20-11/26

Recommendations of the Week 11/20-11/26

Francisco Aguirre-Ghiso and Sarah Nabi November 24, 2022

Each week, the staff here at The Anchor give their recommendations on an album, book and movie to enjoy. Here are our recommendations for the week of 10/31-11/06. Album- Vespertine by Bjork Recommended...

The cover of Yung Esco’s first album 
Pictured are Kyle Grant (left), Chris Gnos (middle), and Joe Redmond (right).

Student Spotlight: Chris Gnos (AKA Yung Esco)

Quinn Muller, Writer November 23, 2022

Rap culture has always been defined by a rags to riches archetype that pushes teens to come out with their own music. High school in itself is a time for self discovery, and for some, that is expressed...

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Coping With Loss Through Music

Justin Corado, Writer November 23, 2022

Think of a loss that you have experienced, how did you get through it? Everyone copes in different ways but one of the more increasingly common methods has become music. An artist expresses themselves...

Courtesy of GQ

Parasocial Relationships and the Internet: from K-Pop Stans to Swifties

Kacie Burns, Arts and Entertainment Editor November 23, 2022

When scrolling on TikTok, or any social media app for that matter, eventually you’ll come across an edit‒ either for music, a TV show, or movie. Usually to trending songs, these edits are fast-paced,...

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Gotham Knights Review

Tyler McGuigan, Writer November 23, 2022

Since the latest Batman Arkham game seven years ago, fans have been wondering what Batman holds in the video game industry. In the newest Batman video game, he’s absent due to his death.  Oddly...

Official Image for The Game Awards by Geoff Keighley

2022 Game of the Year Nominees

Tyler McGuigan, Writer November 23, 2022

With the year coming to a close we must decide what games must deserve the title of game of the year. Geoff Keighley, a videogame journalist and television presenter who founded, hosts, and produces...

Recommendations of the Week (11/13-11/19)

Recommendations of the Week (11/13-11/19)

Francisco Aguirre-Ghiso, Kacie Burns, and Elaine Clarke November 18, 2022

Each week, the staff here at The Anchor give their recommendations on an album, book and movie to enjoy. Here are our recommendations for the week of 10/31-11/06. Album- The Doors by The Doors Recommended...

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