Author: Ralph Matamoros

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“The Mandalorian”: TV show review

On Oct. 30, the second season of “The Mandalorian” was released on Disney+. The show follows the Mandalorian, a bounty hunter, as he travels the galaxy with The Child, a 50-year-old alien baby. Even if one hasn’t seen the “Star Wars” movies, “The Mandalorian” is still an enjoyable show because of its writing, visual effects […]

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QC board games and chess club keeps students in touch

With a calm environment and hours of games planned each week, the Queens College (QC) Board Games (BG) and Chess club provides QC students with a way to stay in touch with each other while having fun.  “The actual answer is we wanted something to put on our resumes!” said President Zach Farrell about the […]

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Utopia Parkway, Queens College’s literary journal preserves voices virtually

As students stay home during an online semester, literary journal Utopia Parkway hopes to keep students connected through creative writing. Utopia Parkway is another publication at Queens College, but what makes the club unique is that it specializes in publishing the creative writing, art, and photography of students on campus. “I think the journal creates […]

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“The Witches” film review: a remake of the 1990 classic; how does it compare?

On October 22, “The Witches” made its debut on HBO Max. Adapted from the famous Roald Dahl book, “The Witches” follows an orphaned boy who moves into his grandmother’s house, only to discover that witches exist. While there is already a classic 1990 adaptation of the movie that exists, the 2020 version is an enjoyable […]

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New Playstation and Xbox Consoles to be Released in November

With the holiday season approaching and the need for people to stay home due to the coronavirus, excitement has generated from the upcoming release of the new Playstation and Xbox consoles, with preorders for the consoles selling out within minutes. The PS5 and the PS5 Digital Edition are set to be released on Nov. 12, […]

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The true monsters of “Lovecraft Country”

On August 16th HBO released the first episode of its latest original, “Lovecraft Country”, an American supernatural drama depicting veteran Atticus Freeman’s journey from Chicago to Massachusetts in search of his father. Joined by his uncle George Freeman and childhood friend Letitia “Leti” Lewis, Atticus follows a lead which causes the trio to search for […]

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Stunning Visuals and a Touching Story in The One and Only Ivan

This past August, The One and Only Ivan, was released on the streaming platform, Disney Plus. An adaption of the novel by the same title, the movie follows the character of Ivan, a silverback gorilla. He lives at the Big Top Mall, where he and his friends have to perform tricks in order to make […]

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