The Daily Aztec

Letter: PC comedy limits campus conversation

August 5, 2015

Jerry Seinfeld and Chris Rock have recently been speaking out against a “PC atmosphere” on college campuses that makes it difficult or impossible for comedians to do comedy on certain controversial subjects. This reminded...

Aztecs versus E3: Day Two with Cody Franklin

by Cody Franklin

June 13, 2013

Day Two of the Electronic Entertainment Expo was quite a ride. Open a full two hours longer than the previous day, I had a chance to get my eyes on some more fantastic upcoming games that should definitely be on your radar. "Infamous: Second Son"  The latest game in the "Infamous" se...

LCS wraps up its season with intense competition

by Alek Sanchez

April 25, 2013

During the past 10 weeks, eight teams have been duking it out for a spot to play in season three of the League of Legends Championship Series. Here we are, at the end of the spring season, and the action hasn’t let up one bit....

‘Storm Legion’ focuses too much on endgame

by Cody Franklin

April 17, 2013

When “Rift” launched in March 2011, it differed greatly from traditional massively multiplayer online game standards and inspired millions to pick up the game. For me, “Rift” offered a fantastic escape from the staleness the genre had settled into. Yet, with the release of the game’s first expansion, “Storm L...

‘Defiance’ shows promise despite speedbumps

by Cody Franklin

April 17, 2013

If you think the world is a scary place now, wait until it’s nearly been destroyed by alien technology and terraformed to suit new hosts. Trion Worlds’ latest game, “Defiance,” breaks from the fantasy realm and injects a much-needed dose of science fiction into the massively multiplayer online genre. With Monday’s...

Months after launch, ‘PlanetSide 2’ still rocks

by Cody Franklin

March 26, 2013

When writing about video games, one of the most heated topics is massively multiplayer online games. Far too often, developers opt for the MMO route for the easy cash grab; adding in often abused free-to-play business models that are increasingly prevalent in the genre, making it eas...

Week six of LCS brings intense competition

by Staff

March 26, 2013

After last week’s exciting festivities, the League of Legends Championship Series with a flurry of games last weekend. The big story this week comes from roster changes, with teams such as Team MRN and Team SoloMid Snapdragon...