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Recbar 812 powering up downtown New Albany

Recbar 812 powering up downtown New Albany

Bryce Shreve, Managing Editor

September 3, 2019

New Albany’s Pearl Street will soon be home to an expansion of Louisville’s popular arcade-bar known as Recbar. The New Albany Recbar location will occupy more than double the square footage of its Louisville location. Founder and owner Corey Sims plans on housing over 200 games at Recbar 812,...

The World of Esports

Tyler Clerkin, Staff Writer

February 15, 2017

With the evolution of technology over the years, video games have evolved more than ever. When video games were first created back in 1958, there were never any major competitions going on for large sums of money. Fast forward to 59 years later and now there are major gaming tournaments going on for...

New technology showcased at Game On 1.5

New technology showcased at Game On 1.5

Brandon Looney, Staff Reporter

January 31, 2016

During this semester’s Game On technology festival, called Game On 1.5!, students, faculty and staff used the Oculus Rift, a system for virtual reality, to explore the capabilities of virtual reality technology. Game On 1.5! was held on Wednesday, Jan. 27 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in The Commons. In...

Gaming on a snow day

Gaming on a snow day

Duncan Cooper, Staff

March 5, 2015

It’s round two, students of IU Southeast. Snow is burying us once more, and we now face the choice –yet again, unfortunately- of deciding whether we will find a way to entertain ourselves or simply hibernate like a woodchuck in his hole. If you’re in the former group, then don’t worry, there’s...

Gaming website offers entertainment for a good cause

Hannah Ash

July 19, 2013

    They practice for hours–memorizing paths and working to avoid unnecessary obstacles to improve their times. It is not always an easy race to the finish, but these video game athletes are determined. The website Speed Demos Archive is hosting a charity gaming marathon to showcase these...