There is so much on this campus that is here for us, but if you never lift your head up to see it, how can it change your life?
esports at the Beach continue to compete during the pandemic
While in-person athletics at Long Beach State’s have been on hold because of the coronavirus pandemic, CSULB’s esports Association has had over 100 competitive matches since the fall semester began.
CSULB gaming club develops VR and AR games
The Video Game Development Association has made changes to be more efficient when producing their games and continues to provide learning opportunities for outside participants.
Stealth and steel mix in ‘Sekiro’
“Sekiro,” more than any game in recent memory, left me breathless. The thrill of finally defeating a seemingly insurmountable enemy after hours of failed attempts is one of the best feelings in gaming. As the latest game from “Dark Souls” and “Bloodborne” developer FromSoftware, “Sekiro” continues the lineage of tough[Read More…]
‘Apex Legends’ changes the game
“Apex Legends” is the newest game to enter the “Battle Royale” genre of gaming and has reached 25 million players in just one week of release. A “Battle Royale” game usually takes place on an island where players are dropped off and must fight until they are the lone survivor[Read More…]
CSULB Esports Association chases a new high score
The sounds of keyboards tapping and mouses clicking fill the room as each team begins their game plan. Constantly fighting other players to save their spot in the finalist round. Competitive gaming, also known as esports, brings people from all over the world together on one common ground: being considered[Read More…]
Lourdes Flores illuminates the darkness
Disclaimer: This following story contains mentions of sexual and physical abuse. Lourdes “Luly” Flores looked out of the window from her hospital bed six years ago to see the bright blue tip of the Walter Pyramid peering over the windowsill. She burst into tears, wondering if she would ever get[Read More…]
‘Fortnite’ is taking the world by storm
Imagine a dystopian world where 100 people are fighting to survive. Using anything they find from weapons to resources, they ward off other survivors and avoid an impending storm of death. Now, picture the same world but with the participants jumping out of a flying bus, using gliders to land[Read More…]