A Student Publication of Lorain County Community College

Play based on Henry David Thoreau comes soon

Quentin Pardon JRNM 151 Lorain County Community College’s Theatre Program is hosting a play called The Night Thoreau Spent in Jail at 8 p.m. from Nov. 15-17 at Stocker Center.  The play has various flashbacks showing the series of events…

Dedication pays off for voice-over artist Sean Chiplock

Kent Springborn Jr. Entertainment Editor Often considered by some to be a lesser form of acting, voice-over artists put just as much work into their roles and auditions as screen and stage actors do. Providing a voice to a character…

“Fire Emblem” celebrates 27 years of strategy

Kent Springborn Jr. Entertainment Editor The long-running tactical role-playing franchise, “Fire Emblem,” recently celebrated its 27th anniversary on April 20. The first game in the franchise, “Fire Emblem: Shadow Dragon and the Blade of Light,” came out in Japan on…

Retelling of ‘tale as old as time’ does not disappoint

Renne McAdow Contributor It’s a tale as old as time, but no less enchanting than the first time Disney released the animated version of Beauty and the Beast back in 1991. The 2017 live-action version of the ‘tune as old…

“Buffy” still slays 20 years later

Kent Springborn Jr. Staff Writer “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” recently celebrated its 20 anniversary of first airing on television. Since I was only three-years-old when the show first aired, I didn’t get to watch it until the later seasons. Going…

Nintendo switches it up

Kent Springborn Jr. Staff Writer Nintendo’s new video game console, the Nintendo Switch, came out earlier this month. As with their previous consoles, Nintendo has changed up its formula for their new console.  The Switch is a combination of a home…

Breath of fresh air

Kent Springborn Jr. Entertainment Editor The most recent entry to “The Legend of Zelda” series came out last month. “The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild” could be considered both a return to formula and a step in a…

A “Grimm” farewell

Kent Springborn Jr. Entertainment Editor The show “Grimm” premiered on October 28, 2011, and just recently had its series finale on March 31, 2017. The basic premise of this show was Nick Burkhardt played by David Giuntoli, a Portland police…

Game Review: Fire Emblem Heroes

  Kent Springborn Jr. Staff Writer Fire Emblem Heroes was released for Android and iOS devices on Feb. 2. This was the first time that the 26-year-old franchise was released for a mobile device. Fire Emblem is well-known for its…

A nostalgic look at “X-men”

Kent Springborn Jr. Staff Writer Nostalgia about something from one’s past can be exciting or disappointing. This is especially true when it comes to old television shows that one grew up watching. You may have fond memories of the show,…