The Maroon

Battlefield 1 Poses Problems for New Players

Battlefield 1 Poses Problems for New Players

Evan Myers, Staff Writer

February 21, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

Battlefield 1 is one of the newest game by DICE and EA, and just as they promised, they created a realistic experience of the first World War. Battlefield 1 came out late last year and has been all the rave since.

What’s the deal with snap streaks?

What’s the deal with snap streaks?

Tyler Scott and Auston Abrego

February 15, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

Tyler “Sabre LaRouge” Scott hates Snapchat and is bitter and old. Auston Abrego loves Snapchat, and is young and gullible.

Hall Offers Something Different to Curl Up With

Hall Offers Something Different to Curl Up With

Lydia Heisel, Staff Writer

February 14, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

In the book A Little Something Different by Sandy Hall, Gabe and Lea are meant to be together, and everyone knows it except for them.

The Ques-off: Torchy’s vs. Kerbey Lane

Elizabeth Kent and Zayna Chouman

February 14, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

As we walked into Torchy’s Tacos, the atmosphere was modern and inviting.

Cool Down with Juiceland

Cool Down with Juiceland

Zayna Chouman and Elizabeth Kent

February 14, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

When we pulled up to Juiceland, we noticed a lot of greenery; it made the space feel like an overgrown garden. They had lots of random little trinkets scattered around the area; fun little things that make the place feel more homey.  There were also a lot of benches and swings to sit on. When we walke...

Binge on Unfortunate Events

Binge on Unfortunate Events

Auston Abrego, Entertainment Editor

February 12, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

A Series of Unfortunate Events is a new family-oriented Netflix series based off the book series by Lemony Snicket.

Sarah’s Serves Up Best Mediterranean

Sarah’s Serves Up Best Mediterranean

Violet Fröhlich, Online Editor

February 2, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

The best Mediterranean food in Austin is served at Sarah’s Mediterranean. The food there is not only healthy and full of flavor, but the atmosphere of this family-owned business is extraordinarily welcoming. While the food is very tasty and healthy, the majority of dishes are low fat and contain lots...

Shyamalan’s “Split” Redeems Director

Jayden Hamilton, Staff Writer

February 1, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

M. Night Shyamalan started 2017 off with a mind blowing experience. The critically acclaimed film Split is one of Shyamalan’s many movies. Most famous for his horror movies, such as The Sixth Sense and Signs, Shyamalan has been making movies since the 1990’s with much success. However, Shyamalan...

Moana Review

Moana Review

Luke "Luke Nukem" Myslik, Staff Writer

January 31, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

Throughout the years, Walt Disney Animation Studios has excelled in the creation of flawless animated films. From the warm-hearted Frozen, to the brilliantly written animated film of this year, Zootopia; Disney has managed to generate timeless classic after timeless classic. But the question is, will Di...

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Review

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Review

Tessa Lehman, Copy Editor

January 31, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them is truly a magical movie that makes you want to believe the unbelievable. The screenplay was written by JK Rowling herself,and the movie is just as high quality as all the other Harry Potter books and their corresponding adaptations. However, the new film has b...

Dark Souls 3 Review

Dark Souls 3 Review

Evan Myers, Staff Writer

January 31, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

Dark Souls 3 is the newest game in the Dark Souls series, and came out on March 24th 2016. The game was brought out by the Japanese Companies FromSoftware and Bandai Namco Entertainment. The Highly reliable companies produced another grand slam of a game this year. The game however, is not for everyone. The g...

“A Monster Calls” is a Magnificent Masterpiece

“A Monster Calls” is a Magnificent Masterpiece

Luke "Luke Nukem" Myslik, Staff Writer

January 27, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

A Monster Calls is a film directed by J.A. Bayona who has directed previous movies like The Orphanage and The Impossible that starred Naomi Watts and Ewan McGregor, and is a movie based on the award-winning bestseller of the same name by author, Patrick Ness (who is also the film’s screenwriter). The ...

The student news site of Stephen F. Austin High School
Entertainment