Video game players get varsity treatment at more US colleges
Arts/Entertainment / Business / Campus Life / Games / Technology

Video game players get varsity treatment at more US colleges

BOSTON (AP) — In some ways, they’re like typical college athletes. They’re on varsity teams. They train for hours between classes. Some get hefty scholarships. But instead of playing sports, they’re playing video games. On college campuses, varsity gaming teams with all the trappings of sports teams are becoming increasingly common as schools tap into … Continue reading

‘Game of Thrones’ composer creating ‘Gears of War 4’ score
Arts/Entertainment / Games / Movies / Music

‘Game of Thrones’ composer creating ‘Gears of War 4’ score

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The composer for “Game of Thrones” is swapping the sword-filled realm of Westeros for the alien-plagued world of Sera. Emmy- and Grammy-nominated Ramin Djawadi has crafted the score for “Gears of War 4,” the forthcoming fifth installment in the intergalactic shooter series for Xbox One and PC. The prolific film and … Continue reading