It is time for the trans community to have our Moonlight.

Moonlight, directed by Miami native and Florida State University graduate Barry Jenkins, told the story of Chiron, a timid Black boy from Liberty City, Florida who experiences the consequences of his sexuality throughout three stages of his life. …

The People vs. Nintendo: How a Nintendo C&D is sparking a revolution in the Smash Bros. community

The weekend of November 21 was eagerly anticipated by members of the competitive Super Smash Bros. Melee community, with players, commentators and spectators primed and ready to celebrate the 19th anniversary of their…

Linney Osias stands out and proud

Linney Osias — boasting a crown of rainbow-hued beads and silver rings on every other finger, with a baggy t-shirt and beaming smile — has always been one to stand out from the crowd.

Born in Miami Gardens, Florida to Haitian immigrants as the…

Shenmue II Retrospective: Sega’s Swan Song

By 1999, the Sega which had dominated the video game console market of the early ‘90s was unrecognizable. …

Spectators celebrate following a win by local Melee player and organizer Will “Wevans” Evans at CEO 2019. Photo courtesy of Joao Ferreira.

Mere weeks shy of one year after the worldwide release of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate for the Nintendo Switch, over 50 passionate competitors from FSU, FAMU and TCC alike flocked with anticipation to the Askew Student Life Center to participate in the semester’s final installment of Thursday Throwdown, a biweekly…

Throughout much of the 2010s, the rap game has been dominated by Nicki Minaj, having used her fast flows and raunchy rhymes to shoot up the charts and into hearts. Minaj’s status as a self-proclaimed “Queen” has made her a symbol of feminine dominance within the hip-hop community, even having…

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