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Battlefield 3 passes expectations

Battlefield 3 stuns players with great graphics and entertaining multiplayer.

November 3, 2011

By Chase Porter Staff Writer With smoke rising from nearby explosions and enemy fire bouncing all around you, Battlefield 3 is sure to get your heart pounding. As first person shooter games go, Battlefield 3 is almost as good as it gets. Released on Oc.t 25, this game is already looking lik...

CHS students play Battlefield 3 open beta

October 4, 2011

By Chase Porter Staff Writer Just days ago, DICE, the developer for Battlefield 3 released an open beat onto the Xbox live dashboard. This beta will be up for the next few weeks and I advice all fans of the game franchise to check it out. The beta for this first person shooter type game is available...

Jumping in to Portal 2

April 25, 2011

Chase Porter Staff Writer Portal 2 has opened my eyes. For years, first person shooters have dominated the gaming world and now, finally there’s a shooter game that is still is loads of fun without shooting up virtual bad guys. Portal 2 is fun, visually appealing and well crafted. It rarely ha...

Crysis 2: crisis averted

April 19, 2011

Chase Porter Staff Writer Running down streets, explosions unfold mere feet away, gunning down aliens while being caught up in the incredible scenery— this is what you are going to experience in one of the latest first person shooters “Crysis 2”. “I really want to get “Crysis 2” bec...

Games of Today and Tomorrow

February 11, 2011

Chase Porter Staff Writer The past year was a big year for video games and gaming consoles with the releases of some of the biggest sequels of the decade. But what’s in store for 2011? Last year was full of new consoles, games and sequels. The platforms of Xbox 360 and the Playstation 3 were...

Call of Duty does it again with Black Ops

November 30, 2010

Chase Porter Staff Writer It’s true: everyone loves Call of Duty: Black Ops. The franchise has done it again releasing its newest edition of Call of Duty with millions of followers all around the world. “It’s awesome,” said junior Garrett Hicks. “I love Call of Duty: Black Ops because the [Call...

New Kinect device challenges Wii and Move

November 3, 2010

Zeb White Assistant Business Manager Nintendo kicked off the motion gaming movement with the popular Wii gaming system four years ago. In September, Sony tried to one-up the experience with a versatile new Move controller for Playstation. And on November 4, Microsoft will begin selling Kinect,...

Anticipation for Black Ops

October 27, 2010

Chase Porter Staff Writer For years, the games of, Call of Duty, have entertained teenage boys and now the wait for the highly anticipated, Call of Duty Black Ops, is almost over! On November 9th the latest instalment of the Call of Duty games will release for Xbox 360 and Xbox live. the game ...

FIFA 11 Game Review

October 6, 2010

By Chase Porter Staff Writer Graphic by Brian Hwu The sport of soccer is a global phenomenon, from European leagues to the World Cup every four years. However for many the game of soccer isn’t played on a grass field, but on a game console. Federation International of Football Associatio...

Halo: Reach Review

September 29, 2010

Chase Porter Staff Writer It has been a big year for many games including Fallout and Call of Duty, but one of the most anticipated of all has been the release of Halo: Reach. Gaming has been around for decades now starting with the original Nintendo 64 and the Playstation with games like James Bond and Super Smash Bros, to now with the Xbox 360, Wii and the Playstation 3. All...

“Black Ops” trailer looks promising

May 19, 2010

Last night during the Eastern Conference Finals, the new trailer for the latest Call of Duty game aired on TV. And let me tell you something, November 9th can't get here fast enough. The trailer is centered around an elite team of people that have gone through history - or what we think is history. "A lie is a lie. Just because you write it and make it histor...