Monthly Archives: May 2013

Pokemon Black and White Preview

Watch out! Nintendo DS sales are going to explode this week. The fifth generation of Pokémon games has arrived. Pokémon is second only to Super Mario Brothers in the top-selling videogame franchises of all time. With well over 150 million Pokémon games sold worldwide to date, the series is bound to overtake Mario’s benchmark … Continue reading

Posted in UWM Post Newspaper Articles | Leave a comment

The Many Faces of a Multi-Talented Mario

This week’s hot new video game release is Mario Sports Mix for the Wii. The game compiles basketball, dodge ball volleyball, and hockey all onto one disc. Mario is traditionally associated with platformers, but he’s dabbled in other genres as well. … Continue reading

Posted in UWM Post Newspaper Articles | Leave a comment

3DS vs Sony NGP

Round two of the portable videogame war between Sony and Nintendo is quickly approaching. Nintendo, the current champ of portable gaming, is releasing the 3DS their successor to the Nintendo DS on March 27th. While Sony recently just announced the … Continue reading

Posted in UWM Post Newspaper Articles | Leave a comment

11 original videogames to watch for in 2011

Now that the holidays are over it’s time to prepare for the onslaught of new videogames coming out in 2011. Most are sequels to popular franchises like Gears of War, Uncharted, and the Legend of Zelda, but some are completely … Continue reading

Posted in UWM Post Newspaper Articles | Leave a comment

Thor Videogame preview

The God of Thunder finally makes his way to the silver screen this Friday, and not surprisingly, a video game will be released alongside the new movie. What’s surprising is that three different versions come out May 2nd, and each … Continue reading

Posted in UWM Post Newspaper Articles | Leave a comment

What’s College For Anyway?

It’s a Saturday afternoon in Milwaukee and parents gather around the room at Danceworks, Inc., eager to watch their children perform. They’re doing hip-hop routines they learned from their dance instructor, TraVon Haase, a business student at the University of … Continue reading

Posted in UW- Milwaukee School Projects | Leave a comment

Crossing Brady Street- The Grand Reopening of the Italian Grocery Store Glorioso’s

Eddie Glorioso, one of the three brothers who founded the Milwaukee Italian grocery store Glorioso’s in 1946, wipes tears from his eyes as he recalls when the family business opened in a new location  across from the original building. “What happened is … Continue reading

Posted in UW- Milwaukee School Projects | Leave a comment

Super Mario Brothers Pianist

When most people think of great piano music they think of Mozart, Beethoven, and Super Mario Brothers. Wait! What was that last one again? The Super Mario Brothers theme is instantly recognizable to video game lovers and is one of the … Continue reading

Posted in UW- Milwaukee School Projects | Leave a comment