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Criticism in Video Games

Criticism in Video Games

Ethan Clark, Game Journalist

December 6, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Normally I would be reviewing Curse of Osiris for Destiny 2, but I’ve been reading online about current gaming news and I think this is something to be said. Don’t worry game reviews will be returning, but first I need to get this off of my chest. Bandwagons ruin games. Not a surprising statement but one that I...

Fallout 2: Meh

Fallout 2: Meh

Ethan Clark, Journalist

November 13, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

In 1998, Black Isle Studios, the newly named rpg division of Interplay, released Fallout 2. The newly released game promised a broader world, more choices, and a larger story. Critics praised the game for accomplishing more than what the original Fallout did. Many fans praise it as the best Fallout g...

A modest proposal to society concerning climate change, a satire

A modest proposal to society concerning climate change, a satire

Peyton Jefferson

October 24, 2017


Filed under Opinion

To think of all of the helpless families, children, and people who have to struggle through the horrible after effects of hurricanes is a bitter thought. They battle to attain water, food, and common commodities. Their schools, workplaces, and even houses may be inhabitable due to water damage. Not to men...

Fallout: The Series That Changed RPG’s Forever

Fallout: The Series That Changed RPG’s Forever

September 27, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

A video game company, Interplay Productions, developed a game called Wasteland in 1988. The post-apocalyptic RPG (Role Playing Game) was received with critically positive reviews, but due to legal issues with Electronic Arts, a sequel wasn’t made until much later. After several attempts at making sequ...

Destiny 2: Revenge of Space Turtles

Destiny 2: Revenge of Space Turtles

Ethan Clark, Blogger

September 18, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

If you didn't already know, Destiny 2 launched on September 6th, 2017 after the disappointment of Destiny, three years earlier. Destiny was considered a failure as a game despite it’s sales numbers due to innumerable problems such as bad/no story, lacking loot features, overpriced DLC, and bad AI. Des...

Hello, Prosper!

Hello, Prosper!

Ethan Clark, Game Blogger

September 14, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Hello Prosper, my name is Ethan Clark, and today marks the start of my work here at Eagle Nation Online. I will be writing and running a video game review blog on our website eaglenationonline.com running along sport, feature, and opinion publications. I aim to speak for the gamers in this school and ...

New Apple Products

New Apple Products

Madison Weaver

September 14, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

The new releases of the iPhone 8, 8 plus, and X mark the tenth year of the iPhone. Along with the iPhones come the Apple Watch Series 3, and Apple TV 4k. As a very excited fan of these new Apple products, I’m here to give you a summary of each of the products and my personal pros and cons of the...

Prosper wins season opener against Beorne Champion behind Kaleb Adams’ impressive performance

Prosper wins season opener against Beorne Champion behind Kaleb Adams’ impressive performance

Zach Markey, Sports Writer

September 5, 2017


Filed under News, Opinion, Showcase, Sports, Uncategorized

The football team got off to a great start to the season Friday as they defeated Beorne Champion in Georgetown 43-17. Prosper took a 28-0 lead after the first quarter, and never looked back. The Eagles had a brilliant rushing performance all night, and the defense played excellent, especially in the...

LaVar Ball: Great Dad or Overbearing Figure for his kids?

LaVar Ball: Great Dad or Overbearing Figure for his kids?

April 6, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Sports, Uncategorized

Star UCLA point guard Lonzo Ball saw his season with the Bruins end March 24 when they lost their NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 matchup against the Kentucky Wildcats. In his likely last game with UCLA, Lonzo had a dismal 10 points, 8 assists, and 3 rebounds for his standard. Ball had been averaging over 14...

March Madness prediction: battle of the bulldogs in title game

March Madness prediction: battle of the bulldogs in title game

Zach Markey, Sports Writer

March 16, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Sports, Uncategorized

My Final Four comes down to Villanova, Gonzaga, Louisville, and Butler to win the National Championship.   March has finally arrived, and in addition to the warmer weather and spring break, the infamous "March Madness" basketball tournament is set to begin. If you are unfamiliar, "March M...

Prosper’s season ends in heartbreak against Frisco Liberty

Prosper’s season ends in heartbreak against Frisco Liberty

Zach Markey, Sports Writer

February 22, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Showcase, Sports, Uncategorized

Boys basketball had their season end Tuesday night when they faced Frisco Liberty in their first (and last) playoff game. The contest ended in heartbreak fashion, with Liberty sophomore Zion Richardson tipping in a missed shot to win the playoff game at the buzzer, 51-49. A disappointing and painful lo...

Prosper prevails against Lake Dallas 59-48 to clinch playoff spot

Prosper prevails against Lake Dallas 59-48 to clinch playoff spot

Zach Markey, Sports Writer

February 8, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Sports, Uncategorized

Boys basketball won a contest against Lake Dallas Tuesday night, 59-48. Once again, the Eagles were led by the scoring of Zach Wrightsil, as he dropped a team-high 17 points. The game was close at the half when Prosper only held a 2 point lead. However, the Eagles pulled away by outscoring Lake Dall...

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