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World of Warcraft going free to play?

World of Warcraft going free to play?

Jordan Power, Staff Writer

December 6, 2013

Gamers have been abuzz with the upcoming news that Blizzard Entertainment, creators of World of Warcraft, allowing the game to be free to play with the next expansion pack. World of Warcraft is a game that players can go on quests, kill creatures, duel other players, and level up. However, players must...

The Best Albums of 2013

The Best Albums of 2013

Kevin Devasia, Entertainment Editor

December 6, 2013

With the year drawing to a close, we can look back at 2013 as being a great year from music. Several artists made big comebacks, including Justin Timberlake, Eminem, and Lady Gaga. Others made history, like Jay Z and Kanye West. In general, there were a number of great albums released this year, and...

Book-based movies thrive at the Box Office

Book-based movies thrive at the Box Office

Sania Chandrani, News Editor

October 17, 2013

Sounds of clanging swords ring across the dark walls as onlookers munch on overpriced snacks while staring at a larger-than-life screen. Inevitably, there are a handful of spectators who, after having paid 11 plus dollars to stare at a wall, are hopelessly disappointed at what they have been forced to...

Grand Theft Auto rakes in $1 billion in 3 days

Christina Pham, Staff Writer

October 16, 2013

  Grossing $800 million in a single day ($1 billion in three days), Grand Theft Auto V was released by Rockstar Games on Tuesday, September 17, 2013, setting a new record for video game sales ‒ again. Notorious for its reputation as a series of drugs, violence, sex and profanity, Grand Theft Auto’s latest game is no exception. ...

Panthers Playlist

Amanda Jackson, Staff Writter

October 16, 2013

A group of freshman students at Parkview High School favorite song artists are: Rihanna, Katy Perry, Miley Cyrus, Adele, Future, and Mariah Carey, Beyoncé, Drake, Trey Songz. Two of Parkview High School freshman’s told their favorite song artist. Taylor Singletary said, “My favorite song artist...

Playstation vs. Xbox: The truth behind the hardware

Kevin Devasia, Entertainment Editor

October 15, 2013

Video games are not everybody’s cup of tea, but for those who do enjoy gaming, this fall is something of a big deal. November marks the release of two highly anticipated new gaming consoles, the PlayStation 4 (PS4) and the Xbox One. Sony will be releasing the PS4 on November 15 for $399. The PS4 ha...

Students sizzle in spring clothes

Liz Shah, Editor-in-Chief

March 19, 2013

As springtime approaches, winter clothes are being packed away. Girls and guys are finally shedding their sweaters and taking the outside routes to their classes again. While students sift through their closets for warm-weather clothes, we will notice new styles emerging. Some girls and guys will choose...

Justin Timberlake has perfect vision with his new album

Kristina Pavlova, Entertainment Editor

March 18, 2013

He is back at it! After waiting a whole seven years for Justin Timberlake to reenter the music business, fans have not been left disappointed by his third album. The album kicked off with the release of single “Suit & Tie,” featuring rapper Jay Z, and a craze then began with fans everywhere anticipating...

2013 Oscars Recap

Kevin Devasia, Staff Writer

March 4, 2013

Every year, the Oscars are something of a spectacle. From the designer gowns to the performances to the sometimes controversial giving out of awards, there is never a moment to be bored. This year was definitely not an exception.             This year’s prestigious edition of the Oscars,...

Book-it bucket list

Sania Chandrani, Staff Writer

March 4, 2013

In high school, reading becomes a mandate, and it can lose its zest when everyone is reading the same thing. As a lover of books myself, I know readers have their own identities. I hate to think that we all have to conform to reading the same thing as all of our peers, leaving us without the time to...

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