October: the month filled with pumpkin patches, apple picking, fall scented candles and, most importantly, Halloween. It’s the holiday where it is acceptable for children to fill pillow cases to the brim with candy and adults to embrace their youthful side.
Thrift shopping is like searching for buried treasure -- you’re not sure where it is, what it looks like or how long it will take you to find it. But, millennials on Instagram have made finding thrifted gems as easy as scrolling through your feed, and they’re making serious doubloons.
The winter season is dwindling and spring is right around the corner, so here are a few spring and summer “must haves” for your wardrobe for this upcoming season. These items pair well with things you might already have in your closet and can bring more diversity to your outfits this spring season.
Spring is right around the corner, which means spring fashion additions are about to become a staple in any fashionable wardrobe. Here are some thrifty shops around Knoxville where you can find fashionable, trendy clothing on a college student’s budget, as well as find some interesting vinta…
As the chilly weather sets in, it’s time to bring out sweaters and boots that have been tucked away since the winter (if you haven’t already). Fall is not only an exciting season for new fashion trends because of the change in temperatures, layers, color palettes and more aspects of cool wea…
From fur coats and jean jumpsuits to paisley patterns and gogo boots, Goodwill Industries- Knoxville, Inc. kicked off this year’s vintage fashion show with style.
The shortest episode of “The Mandalorian” series, “Chapter 14: The Tragedy,” will stun fans in a truly tragic turn of events. The chapter also includes the satisfying return of a fan-favorite character teased in the first episode of this season.
Katamari Damacy is an incredibly unique and special game. Originally released in 2004 on PlayStation 2, it gained worldwide attention for its distinctly Japanese tone, wacky premise and unique gameplay. Almost 10 years have passed since the last mainline game in the series released, however,…
The Yakuza series takes everything that many foreigners love about Japan and sticks it all into a video game. There are many reasons to love Yakuza, with its flashy beat ‘em up combat, intense character driven narrative and wacky minigames and side stories turning many into hardcore fans.
At 2:40 a.m. Friday, the Knoxville Police Department responded to a shooting at Melrose Hookah Lounge, located at 821 Melrose Ave. across from Massey Residence Hall.
“Chapter 13: The Jedi” embraces the greater “Star Wars” universe in a way that few “Star Wars” stories ever have. While many “Star Wars” projects have made references to other media, this chapter connects decades of animated series, book and films.
It might be crazy to imagine, but Assassin’s Creed: Valhalla has become the biggest launch in the decade old series. The action-adventure series travels to new frontiers to England during the Dark Ages. It is up to the player to grow their Viking settlement and forge alliances with the warin…
A large chunk of this chapter doesn’t seem to have much purpose to it other than an attempt to create more of an emotional connection between the antagonist and Yasuho.
Some of the most exciting singles released this week are collaborations between the most popular artists in pop right now. Here’s a list of those iconic collaborations as well as other new singles from your favorite artists.
“Chapter 12: The Siege” is everything that makes the “The Mandalorian” great “Star Wars.” The latest episode strikes the perfect balance between old and new “Star Wars.”
Tuesday afternoon, Pfizer Inc. announced that Tennessee had been selected as one of four states to participate in a pilot program for the delivery of their new COVID-19 vaccine. The program is designed to help states distribute the vaccine and help deal with challenges related to the ultra-c…
Though cool in many aspects, chapter 66 of “Dragon Ball Super” is quite derivative as far as content is concerned. How disappointing that “Dragon Ball,” the father of shonen battle manga, now feels derivative of the genre it helped create.
The age of the streaming service is here! From anime enthusiasts to sports fans, there is a streaming service for just about everyone. COVID-19 has seen many Americans embrace their streaming services during a time when many have been confined to their homes.
If you’ve been in the video game community in the past 20 years, chances are you’ve at least heard of Kingdom Hearts. The series quickly stole the hearts of RPG fans, offering a bizarre mashup of Final Fantasy and Disney. Though one might think this would be a terrible combination, the folks…
In a similar vein to last year’s Modern Warfare reboot, Cold War is focused on capturing the magic of the first Black Ops that had made it such a hit 10 years ago, and for the most part it succeeds.
Have you ever woken up and silenced your phone alarm only to find yourself still in bed an hour later, still scrolling through Instagram? Have any of your 15-minute breaks gone long because you keep finding yourself scrolling through memes?
In modern games, many have grown accustomed to tons of tutorials, built-in guides and tips that help players find their way from objective to objective. The Pathless, the newest game from indie developer Giant Squid, takes all of these helpers and throws them in the garbage.
As our favorite holidays, Thanksgiving and Christmas approach, streaming services are still adding some holiday and family-gathering favorites to their streaming services.
The gaming market has been taken by storm by the now current-gen consoles, the Xbox Series X and PlayStation 5. And while these juggernauts dominate the sales charts, it might be easy to forget the Xbox Series S, the Series X’s little brother.
2020 has been a terrible year, but at least it gave us a new generation of video game consoles. With the Xbox Series S/X and PlayStation 5 both releasing last week, next gen is finally here.
If you’re a fan of the hit manga “Toriko,” written and illustrated by Mitsutoshi Shimabukuro, you might want to check out the opening chapter of his new series “Build King.”
Assassin’s Creed is a series that has seen its fair share of ups and downs. After cementing itself as a new staple of gaming back in the 360/PS3 era, the series took a bit of a dip in quality due to overabundant releases. Thanks to this (and a lack of series innovation), many fell off Assass…
For Game Pass Ultimate members, I have good news: EA Play and its selection of games have now joined the Game Pass family. This mean you now have access to a wealth of games such as the Mass Effect series, FIFA, Madden, Battlefield, and so much more. We’re going to give you our recommended p…
“The Mandalorian” season two’s third episode delivers an action-packed, maritime adventure filled with enough references to fill a YT-1300 light freighter.
Thanksgiving is almost upon us. It’s a time to give thanks, relax and eat food until you feel stuffed. After the post-turkey high sets in, you may want to settle down with a movie or two.
It’s official: the next-gen season is finally upon us! This week, both the PS5 and the Xbox Series S/X are launching, and this is exciting news for many gamers. However, most of us won’t be so fortunate to be able to play the new consoles this week.
2020 will not only be remembered for many eventful moments, but for the history that was made by American citizens four days between the election and the announcement of the results. Though the results are still a source of contention among many, Joe Biden has been projected to be the new p…
Election day was madness, followed by multiple days of further political chaos. But let’s break down all that happened on Tennessee’s ballots.
With Thanksgiving and Christmas quickly approaching, streaming services are updating their selections weekly with everyone’s favorite holiday movies and romance comedies.
It’s no secret that social media has changed the world. From how we interact with our friends to social justice movements and news consumption, Twitter, Facebook and Instagram have drastically changed our lives.
Coming to a computer near you is the Norwegian Digital Jazz Fest run by Big Ears, based in Knoxville. This event, which will run from Nov. 6 to Dec. 11, will be available for live streaming, and then can be viewed for another 48 hours after the fact.
Album releases usually come in waves, and this past week there seemed to be a dip in those releases. Here are the newest singles this week from some artists to watch.
A huge fan theory that’s been floating around the internet for a long time just got confirmed in this week’s chapter of “My Hero Academia,” though the splash wasn’t as big as the anticipation.
What do you get when you take monster collecting, Muppets, fantastic writing and a rockin’ soundtrack and mix them all together? You get Bugsnax, the newest game from developer Young Horses.
Joseph R. Biden Jr. was elected the 46th president of the United States on Saturday, becoming the first candidate to defeat an incumbent president in over a quarter century.
The Watch Dogs series is a particularly contentious one among fans of gaming. For the majority of the past decade, the Watch Dogs games have promised big things such as sprawling open worlds, intuitive hacking mechanics and interesting stories.
For decades, there has a been a rise in poverty across the world. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, it is expected to rise even more, pushing millions of people into extreme poverty.
Last Friday, “The Mandalorian” kicked off its second season with an action-packed, hour-long episode filled with tasteful connections to the original trilogy and one long-awaited cameo appearance.
Getting into fitness is a treat. You’re learning new exercises, experimenting with different routines and generally improving yourself while enjoying the journey. But what if you’re are a complete beginner? What if you’ve never set foot in a gym, picked up a weight or did cardio in your life…
As of writing, the presidential vote count for the 2020 election is still ongoing. However, it will eventually come to an end, and election season with it. Once that happens, we’ll have two years until elections are take on the table.
It can be hard for one to decipher the “American political climate.” Approaching the 2020 election, deciphering it becomes slightly more important.
“Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit” was considered one of the greatest racing games of the previous generation, and now for its 10 year anniversary, it is receiving a remaster.
We are only one week away from the next-gen consoles dropping so it’s a pretty exciting time be a console player. However, at a $500 price tag, the new consoles are sure to take a bite out of our wallets even before we purchase any games.