The Paisano

Escaping to New Horizons during the pandemic

Illustration by Alex Hanks

Ana Cecilia Martinez, Copyediting Coordinator

April 26, 2020

While the world has been in quarantine, most individuals have, hopefully, been stuck at home, wondering what to do with the excessive amount of time they now have. That is, those who do not own Animal Crossing: New Horizons are the ones plagued with too much time on their hands. Released at the begin...

Pokémon Sun and Moon debuts on-campus

Graphics Courtest of: Nintendo, Media Create

Isaac Serna

November 16, 2016

Nintendo announced a “historic milestone” in their recent financial report. Pokémon Sun & Moon —the seventh generation of Nintendo’s Pokémon handheld video game series set for release on Friday, Nov. 18— has surpassed Nintendo’s pre-order sales record. “I do believe college students have been h...

#1 Goldeneye

April 27, 2015

Property of Nintendo and Rare. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED It’s been a long semester and a great time counting down my top ten forgotten favorites of gaming. By taking this time to kick back and pick up that retro controller, we’ve been able to take a fun trip down memory lane and may...

#3: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Turtles in Time

April 13, 2015

Property of Konami and Nintendo. All rights reserved. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles may just be one of the stupidest ideas ever conceived through smoke inhalation. It’s also one of the coolest cartoons ever! Ever since it graced the 80’s with its presence the characters have taken...

#7: Ninja Gaiden

March 2, 2015

Property of Tecmo and Nintendo. All rights reserved. Ninjas. The only other pop culture icon more recognizable is Darth Vader (must be the black suit). Why do we love ninjas? Their history is murky, mostly unknown, or smothered in myths and legends. Most ninjutsu practitioners are ...

Nintendo’s newest holiday releases

December 3, 2012

Technology is always updating, improving and changing. Sometimes, however, we have to question whether or not the newest gadget is worth upgrading from what we already have. Fans of Nintendo have a few upgrade options to consider this season, such as the Nintendo Wii U and the new Nintendo 3DS XL....

Art’s top 10 picks for Wii and 3DS games this holiday season

December 3, 2012

Nintendo Wii U 1. New Super Mario Bros. U Mario, Luigi, Toad and all of the favorites are back in New Super Mario Bros. U for the Nintendo Wii U. This version puts you literally in the action of the game with the addition of your Mii character. Players can obtain a flying squirrel suit that allow...