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Gaming Corner: ‘Total War: Three Kingdoms’

Gaming Corner: ‘Total War: Three Kingdoms’

By Yixin Song

June 18, 2019

  “The empire, long divided, must unite; long united, must divide. Thus it has ever been.” No opening line in Chinese literature better summarizes ancient China than this opening line in “Romance of the Three Kingdoms.” Written by Luo Guanzhong, it is considered one of the most beloved novels ...

Gaming Corner: ‘Mortal Kombat 11’

Gaming Corner: ‘Mortal Kombat 11’

By Ray Gill, Arts Writer

April 30, 2019

  "Mortal Kombat 11" continues the revamp of the "Mortal Kombat" series that began with the ninth installment. While it’s not the best game to come out this year, it keeps the series going. Mortal Kombat has been around for over a decade, so even if its newest game doesn’t quite impress, t...

Gaming Corner: Anthem

Gaming Corner: Anthem

By Christopher Payne and Ray Gill

March 12, 2019

Opening Week Chris: Roughly two weeks have passed since Bioware’s “Anthem” released on Feb. 22, and so far it’s been a comedy of errors. The game has faced one debacle after another since its first bug-ridden debut, most recently including game-breaking console crashes and a weapon system ...

U Students Develop Video Game Centered on Net Neutrality

U Students Develop Video Game Centered on Net Neutrality

April 27, 2015

If you don’t run, jump and avoid obstacles fast enough, the Internet service provider will throttle you. This isn’t a glimpse into a dystopian future or the plot of a new science fiction novel. It’s the premise of “404Sight,” a video game created by U graduate students in the Entertainm...

U Ranked Number One in Video Game Design

U Ranked Number One in Video Game Design

March 30, 2015

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] The U’s Entertainment Arts and Engineering (EAE) program was ranked as the number one graduate and number two undergraduate video game school by The Princeton Review. FEATURE STORY: ROCK THE U EVENT RAISES MONEY FOR CANCER Robert Kessler, a professor in the U’s Sc...

Red Butte Garden Introduces Interactive Video Games

Red Butte Garden Introduces Interactive Video Games

By Kylee Ehmann

March 11, 2015

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Visitors can fight off invading armies, run restaurants and find missing treasure at Red Butte Garden this spring, all with the help of a smart phone. FEATURE STORY: HOUSE COMMITTEE SHUTS DOWN HEALTHY UTAH BILL  The garden released the first two of its five interactive video games at the beginn...

U Students Win Video Game Competition with “Cyber Heist”

U Students Win Video Game Competition with “Cyber Heist”

December 11, 2014

  The U has claimed national honors yet again — this time for video games. A group of U students traveled to Orlando, Fla. to take part in an annual competition called the Serious Games Showcase & Challenge. Eighteen games were selected as finalists. “Cyber Heist,” the video game created by U ...

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