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Despite recent controversies surrounding gaming, people should value benefits of gaming

Despite recent controversies surrounding gaming, people should value benefits of gaming

Raphael Li

January 23, 2020

Throughout the past decade, video games have seen tremendous growth in terms of their player base, competitive scene and mainstream media attention with celebrities like Drake and Lil Yachty streaming games. But video games have also seen their fair share of controversies, especially concerning the prevalenc...

It’s All Fun And Games: eSports Club members disagree with stigma surrounding violent video games

Austin Prader, eSports Club president and junior, watches and helps his club members with a video game. Prader said he has gained leadership skills from playing video games and being a part of eSports Club.

Wendy Zhu, Maddie Kosc, and Raphael Li

March 22, 2019

As issues like gun violence take the United States by storm, people often search for something to account for this constant violence. Over the years, many people have attempted to link teen aggression with violent video games; however, according to a recent study published by the Oxford Internet Ins...

WHEN WORLDS COLLIDE: As the world of eSports grows, so does CHS students’ interest in competitive gaming

WHEN WORLDS COLLIDE: As the world of eSports grows, so does CHS students' interest in competitive gaming

Melissa Yap and Jessica Konrad

September 16, 2016

To senior Anthony Ji, playing “League of Legends” (LoL) and “Super Smash Bros.” isn’t just his way of pursuing a gaming hobby. It means spending time with his friends, feeding his competitive drive and feeling a sense of achievement whenever he plays well. “I played video games as a kid, an...