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Fortnite Chapter Two is finally here

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Sam Kuhne

January 30, 2020

It’s not what we were expecting, but it is exactly what we needed. The popular Battle Royale game is known for making big splashes in the gaming community, but what occurred throughout the last several days has truly never been done before. After a jaw-dropping in-game event, the Fortnite island...

Where Are They Now?

Where Are They Now?

Taylor Barta, Contributor & Former Graphic Design Artist

December 11, 2019

Growing up, I always put a focus on my education and improving my skills to be successful in the graphics and art field. Discovering Cal U early on in my educational career put me further towards achieving my goal of finding success in a graphics production job. I was first introduced to CalTimes by...

“The Masked Singer” Recap

Tom Caton, Editor in Chief

November 3, 2019

If anyone knows me, then they know how much of a huge fan I am of the reality singing competition on Fox, “The Masked Singer.” The tv program is currently in its second season and is roughly four episodes in. So far, everyone who watches the show is still playing detective to put together the clues...

CalTimes/CUTV Exclusive Series: Where Are They Now?

CalTimes/CUTV Exclusive Series: Where Are They Now?

Rachel McKriger, Contributor/Former Editor in Chief

November 3, 2019

I remember the first time I really watched a soccer game. No, not like watching and cheering for my favorite team. I mean really watching, analyzing and seeing what was happening with the players: how they were moving, what type of passes they were making and seeing the saves Tim Howard was blocking. It...

CalTimes/CUTV Exclusive Series: WHERE ARE THEY NOW?

CalTimes/CUTV Exclusive Series: WHERE ARE THEY NOW?

Jess Crosson, Contributor/Former Entertainment Editor

October 21, 2019

Mia Hamm, Derek Jeter, and Geno Auriemma are all icons in the world of sports that made me want to be an athlete when I was younger and have continued to be role models to me to this day. Throughout my childhood I tried out all of the typical youth sports – soccer, basketball, softball, and track....

Mario Kart Tour Comes Racing to Mobile Phones

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Sam Kuhne, Entertainment Editor

October 9, 2019

The beloved and classic Nintendo game, Mario Kart, finally made its way to mobile users for the first time on September 25th, 2019, bringing with it both positive and negative reviews from gamers across the world. While Mario Kart Tour is still the racing game many have come to love, the mobile ver...

Cal Times/CUTV Exclusive Series: WHERE ARE THEY NOW?

Cal Times/CUTV Exclusive Series: WHERE ARE THEY NOW?

Danny Beeck, Contributor/Former Editor in Chief

October 7, 2019

I can still hear the theme song coming from the old tube TV sitting in my living room. Waking up early on the weekends to watch my favorite sports stars and how they fared the night before is one of the earliest memories I have growing up I wanted to be on the screen one day talking about the pros...

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Beta Introduces Cross-Play and New Modes to Franchise

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Sam Kuhne, Entertainment

September 27, 2019

The Call of Duty: Modern Warfare beta kicked off its first weekend of early-release play on Thursday, September 19th and remained open until Monday, September 23rd. The opening weekend beta did not feature the highly anticipated cross-play feature to the franchise, but it did allow players the chanc...

20 Must-Watch Horror Movies for Halloween

20 Must-Watch Horror Movies for Halloween

Evan Peffer, Staff Writer

September 25, 2019

1. Psycho (1960) A true classic, this movie is seen as the turning point into modern horror, turning the genre into what we know it to be today.  Where to watch: Amazon 2. Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974) The true first slasher movie, this film sparked a turning point in the h...

Scared of a Little Haunted House?

Scared of a Little Haunted House?

Jonathan Sakaguchi, Staff Writer

September 24, 2019

It is back-to-school time, which means fall is right around the corner. That also means haunted house season is coming, too. Haunted Hills Estate, now Haunted Hills Estate Scream Park, opens its doors on Friday, September 13th with three Hollywood-Styled Haunted Houses and a Midway (this is a new addition...

The Future of Competitive Fortnite

The Future of  Competitive Fortnite

Sam Kuhne, Entertainment Editor

September 24, 2019

Although Fortnite patch updates typically only occur once a week, Epic Games is changing things up this week with a hotfix that presents some groundbreaking changes to the competitive scene of the game. While the most recent update introduced new items such as the zapper trap, an electrifying throwable...

“The Masked Singer” Returns for Season 2

Tom Caton, Editor in Chief

September 23, 2019

The unordinary singing competition where our favorite celebrities dress from head-to-toe in the most elaborate costumes is returning for its second season! This program, known as “The Masked Singer” returns to Fox on Wednesday, September 25th. Fans of this extraordinary competition all come together...

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