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Q&A with Adrien Qi on building his own personal computer (PC)

Q&A with Adrien Qi on building his own personal computer (PC)

Daniel Tian January 7, 2021

What made you decide to build your own computer? I have a friend who got me to download Discord, a voice call and text platform. Originally, I had Discord on my parents' work computer, and that wasn’t...

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...

Life’s a game: With the rise of video gamers in the entertainment  industry, CHS students assess the reality of these professions

Life’s a game: With the rise of video gamers in the entertainment industry, CHS students assess the reality of these professions

Uday Lomada, Entertainment Reporter January 25, 2018

Three days before Christmas, sophomore Zach Howard and his friends walked into his basement to find three TVs with GameCubes wired to play “Super Smash Bros. Melee.” To get ready, they had warmed up...

Senior Brendan Yap watches a live stream video game with Twitch.tv. Yap said he uses Twitch because he thinks it is informative and entertaining.

Twitch Time: Students, teachers at CHS use video-streaming platforms such as Twitch.tv for various purposes

Armaan Goel, Entertainment Reporter April 20, 2017

Like many chs students do on Fridays, junior Tyson Schmelz goes home and fires up his computer to play video games. Unlike most students, though, Schmelz isn’t just playing for his own entertainment....

NOT JUST A GAME:
Senior Morgan Strohm watches a video game on her computer. According to her, there is a social disconnect between women  who game and those who label themselves as “gamers.”
CAROLYN ZHANG // PHOTO

Recent studies find disconnect in number of women in gaming who identify as “gamers”

feature March 18, 2016

On Wednesday afternoons, students gather in Room E227, the classroom of Michael O’Toole, head sponsor of Nintendo Club. One student pulls a Wii U out of a closet and hooks it up to the projector. Another...

New Professor Layton crossover to be released March 28

New Professor Layton crossover to be released March 28

entertainment March 27, 2014

The popular Professor Layton series has teamed up with Ace Attorney to yield the crossover game, “Professor Layton vs Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney,” and it is set to be released tomorrow. The series...

Video games challenge the brain  while enhancing cognitive flexibility

Video games challenge the brain while enhancing cognitive flexibility

entertainment February 27, 2014

The activity that occupies most of senior Blake Patteson’s time — aside from eating and sleeping — is the video game StarCraft II. It is little wonder that over the years, Patteson has managed to...

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