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COLUMN: ‘Animal Crossing: New Horizons’ perfect game for quarantine

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Logan Raschke, Managing Editor

April 13, 2020

As of now, I’ve played more than 100 hours of “Animal Crossing: New Horizons,” and I’m wondering how that’s even possible. Think about it; 100 hours since March 20. That’s about 25 hours per week. That’s basically a part-time job playing a video game. The game is highly addictive,...

Carnegie Public Library to host its first ‘Smash’ tournament

Logan Raschke, Editor-in-Chief

June 5, 2019

The Carnegie Public Library will host its first ever “Super Smash Bros. Ultimate” Showdown tournament Thursday afternoon, and more gaming-related activities could come in the future. Library associate Daniel Bennington said the tournament will begin at 3 p.m. and end around 6 p.m. at the Rotary...

Students talk sexism in the video gaming community

Tom O'Connor, Staff Reporter

April 23, 2019

Nicole Guadiano is invisible when she plays video games online. Opponents will never know that she routinely reaches the peak of the Mario Kart leaderboard, never hear her animated voice bleed through her headset, never know that she is a woman. Guadiano has crafted an ambiguous username, Biowhat,...

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