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‘Mad Max’ leads players down a road of fury

By Austin Miller, @AMiller_DE

September 7, 2015

Filed under Pulse, Video Game Reviews

Max is not the only one who’s mad.'Mad Max: Fury Road' was the best film of the summer, unfortunately, its video game counterpart is almost as barren as the Wasteland it calls home.Set in an alternate universe outside of the f...

How to try (and fail) surviving ‘Until Dawn’

By Austin Miller, @AMiller_DE

September 2, 2015

Filed under Pulse, Video Game Reviews

Butterflies are usually pretty little bugs decorating little girls’ rooms.However, “Until Dawn” makes butterflies the most terrifying insect in the animal kingdom. Not literal butterflies, but rather the butterfly effec...

‘Aaru’ should have never been awakened

By Austin Miller, @AMiller_DE

April 14, 2015

Filed under Pulse, Video Game Reviews

Sleeping is one of the highlights of my day. The first thought in my head upon waking up is “When do I get to do that again?”It would have been best to let “Aaru’s Awakening” stay asleep.The game is a 2D platformer whe...

‘Instant Gratification’ is an appropriately named masterpiece

By Chase Myers, @chasemyers_DE

April 13, 2015

Filed under CD Reviews, Pulse

When a band has been around for more than a decade, a consistent lineup cannot always be expected.One California-based post-hardcore band, Dance Gavin Dance, has stood the tests of time with the release of its sixth full-length a...

‘Hardline’ is more good cop than bad cop

By Austin Miller, @AMiller_DE

March 23, 2015

Filed under Pulse, Video Game Reviews

“Woop woop, that’s the sound of da police! Woop woop, that’s the sound of the beast!”KRS-One’s anti-police song begins playing when gamers start up “Battlefield Hardline” for the first time.In an interesting chang...

‘Kirby’ is big fun fit for small screen

By Austin Miller, @AMiller_DE

March 2, 2015

Filed under Pulse, Video Game Reviews

Everyone’s favorite pink ball of goo, Kirby, must love Limp Bizkit because he keeps rolling, rolling, rolling in an all-new game.“Kirby and the Rainbow Curse” has the little blob fighting to restore all color to the world after a ...

‘Majora’ is unmasked for a thrilling adventure

By Austin Miller, @AMiller_DE

February 23, 2015

Filed under Pulse, Video Game Reviews

Everyone wants to go on an adventure.People like to escape their boring routines and see something new, which the “Legend of Zelda” franchise has done for more than 20 years.Link, the green-cloaked warrior boy, has fulfill...

Top 10 anticipated games of 2015

By Austin Miller | @AMiller_DE | Daily Egyptian

January 19, 2015

Filed under Pulse, Video Game Reviews

Heading into a new year, gamers are rife with excitement and anticipation. A new year means a new slate of video games. Any problems of last year are forgotten with the hope of new games for everyone to spend money on. These ...

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