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Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

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Reel Thoughts: ‘The Last of Us’ is a masterpiece that honors its source material, elevates video game industry to new heights

February 20, 2023

This piece contains mild spoilers. Released almost a decade ago, “The Last of Us” revolutionized the video game industry with its immersive survival-horror gameplay and brilliant story, redefining...

Insert Coin: ‘Ivory Tower Defenders’ makes me feel bad to be a college student

March 7, 2013

Video gaming isn’t cheap. With a torrent of online passes, downloadable content and system peripherals taking a huge bite out of gamers’ wallets, it’s harder than ever to get a decent value when...

Campus marketing jobs provide experience, but effectiveness questioned

March 4, 2013

With student marketing representatives flooding Northwestern's campus for the experience and resume-boosting they offer, some NU students are questioning whether such positions are necessary or effective. Throughout...

Insert Coin: Why the worst are the best when it comes to video game movies

February 27, 2013

Video gaming isn’t cheap. With a torrent of online passes, downloadable content and system peripherals taking a huge bite out of gamers’ wallets, it’s harder than ever to get a decent value when...

Insert Coin: Free-to-play is the way to play

February 13, 2013

If you haven’t figured it out already, I’m a cheapskate. While this column sings the praises of games that are playable for $20 or less, I really try to avoid commitments even that pricey. I’m a...

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