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Could a video game multiverse be the next smash hit?

There’s the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) and a DC Extended Universe (DCEU). Is it time for a Smash Bros. Cinematic Universe (SBCU) as well? Others may refer to this as the Nintendo Cinematic Universe (NCU), but Smash Bros. is more than just Nintendo. Smash Bros. refers to the video game, Super Smash Bros., which incorporates […]

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Richy Mitch and The Coal Miners

Band Beginnings Richy Mitch & The Coal Miners (RMCM) is an indie, folk, rock-influenced band that grew from a high school group in Colorado Springs. RMCM’s eponymous album was released on the day of their graduation in 2017 and the band has since released two more albums, “Solstice” and “Subliming” in 2018 and 2019 respectively. […]

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Smash Bros. x Fire Emblem again?

The newest fighter to join the star studded cast of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate (SSBU) Is… Byleth? Another Fire Emblem character? Really? Byleth, from Fire Emblem: Three Houses, marks the 8th, and hopefully the last, Fire Emblem character to join the fight. Of all the characters in the world ranging from Mario to Banjo & […]

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New decade, new year, new semester, same me?

You are coming off an amazing (or not so amazing) semester at Mines, ready to turn over a new leaf, ready to hit the gym and ready to join every club you thought was cool last semester but “didn’t have time”. Same as everyone else. The rec center is packed, stress tolerance is low, and […]

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Streaming services +

This month, both Apple and Disney launched their respective streaming services Apple TV+ and Disney+, hence the title of this article. Disney+ is so popular that the service failed to stream for thousands of viewers on launch day. As cable dies and streaming services rise, we are entering a new phase of entertainment, streaming services […]

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The “perfect” schedule: GEODE trials

 The perfect schedule does not exist.  To all the first years out there, welcome to your first ever registration period at Mines.  This will be a wild ride as you plan out every class for the next semester, only to find out that the class is full by the time you get to actually register.  […]

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Fortnite’s black hole

It was breaking news, millions were afflicted, and many individuals were left with nothing to do but wait. Social media was also in the dark left wondering what this meant and most importantly, streamers everywhere no longer had content. Cue Black Hole Sun by Soundgarden and pray for the best. Fortnite’s map went dark on […]

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Spider-Man: I’m NOT Leaving!

Yes, that’s right folks, Tom Holland’s Spidey isn’t leaving the MCU just yet!  Spider-Man is slated to return for another solo movie in July 2021 and an unnamed Marvel film.  AND Tom Holland supposedly had a role in keeping the character in the universe by appealing to the CEO of Sony.  I hardly believe that […]