I scanned the high shelves as I walked down the aisle. Bright colours like yellow, blue, and pink drew my attention. Hundreds of smiling faces stared back at me, unblinking. I admit that you can catch me walking around in Toys ‘R’ Us once every couple of months to see what kind of new or […]
I remember watching my first horror movie when I was five or six. My grandparents had the pay-per-view plan on their TV, and 13 Ghosts was playing continuously on one of the channels. I was just a kid, but it didn’t scare me as much as it should have. A big glass house with […]
Who knew getting trapped in a room for an hour could be so fun? Escape rooms are popping up all over the Maritimes, their tricky riddles puzzling people from Cavendish to Fredericton. Ben Crouse explores the puzzle game’s ever-growing popularity, while trying to escape himself. … I walked into my first escape room not sure […]
Latin Americans, even here in Fredericton, can’t escape him. The notorious Pablo Escobar cast a shadow over Colombia in an unprecedented reign as the world’s richest and most ruthless drug dealer. Now in the grave, he’s casting his shadow on TV screens with the Netflix hit Narcos.
Walking with dinosaurs, flying through space and even psychological treatments. Danielle Elliott takes a trip into the past, present and future of Virtual Reality. What we can realistically expect of this emerging technology? Will it isolate us from humanity or save us from ourselves? Which do we take, the red pill or the blue pill? […]
Some people collect things of all shapes and sizes; whether they are records, toys, or even brand name clothing. What is it about collecting that people like? Or even better yet, why have a collection at all? Is it something as simple as a hobby, or can it become a big part of your life? […]
Project M was a once loved Smash Bros. mod in the Atlantic provinces, but since the lack of publicity through big online outlets and streamers, talented players are going back to other games in the series. New Brunswick and Nova Scotia both hold one electronic sport, or eSport dear to their hearts: Smash Bros. […]
Each year our generation gets older, it seems like more and more celebrities are dying. What we don’t expect is how connected we may feel and how their deaths may hit us. Jordyn Meade-Baxter takes a look at what causes us to mourn the loss of those who we never really knew. I turned […]