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While waiting to attend the men’s soccer game, Giovanna Rinaldo, a junior majoring in journalism, passed the time playing Pokemon Go. There is a Pokestop at the Arts and Communications building where Rinaldo was able to get a lot of items, especially Pokeballs. Rinaldo even caught a Pikachu after a lure was installed in the Pokestop. / photo by Berenice Gonzalez

Pokémon Go captures fans’ hearts

Many people, from children to adults, spent their summer wandering in crowded parks, malls and beaches with their cell phone in hand and one goal in mind: to catch them all. However, the summer craze of Pokémon Go has not died out. Fans of the Pokémon franchise at the University of La Verne are still […]

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Source: International Game Developers Association Developer Satisfaction Survey 2015 Summary Report

Fighting the Status Quo: Industry grows to include women

Elke Teichmann, who earned her master’s degree in digital media production from Oxford Brookes University in 2014, co-produced and co-directed the documentary called “Boys’ Toy?” for her master’s dissertation. The documentary explored the sexualization of women video game characters. Teichmann said the first step toward combating sexism in games is to have more women in […]

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