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Boxes of Madden NFL 11 for the Nintendo Wii at Costco Warehouse no. 475 in South San Francisco, California.
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The Madden Curse: A Sports Phenomena Like No Other

By Max Lepore, Sports Writer June 14, 2022

  On Dec. 28, 2021, beloved Oakland Raiders coach, famous broadcaster, and video game icon John Madden passed away at the age of 85. The death saddened the National Football League community, as...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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....

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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...

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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:...

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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...