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Food Passport: Waraku

Food Passport: Waraku
May 19, 2015

The tan tan ramen cooked in a sesame broth and served with ground pork. All photos by Catherine Uy   Waraku, the dimly-lit restaurant run by Shabuway and Men Oh owners, Eiichi Mochizuki and...

Food Passport: El Farolito

Food Passport: El Farolito
April 26, 2015

A look inside the popular Bay Area Mexican chain restaurant. All photos by Catherine Uy Located in the outer Mission, just a few blocks from the BART station, a rich aroma of smoke emanates from inside...

Food Passport: Koja Kitchen

Food Passport: Koja Kitchen
April 11, 2015

Kamikazi fries, one of Koja Kitchen's most popular items. These crisscut fries are topped with bulgogi meat, sautéed onions, kimchi, green onions, a secret spicy sauce and Japanese mayo. All photos by...

Food Passport: Yamo serves up Burmese classics

Food Passport: Yamo serves up Burmese classics
April 1, 2015

Stir fried egg noodles mixed with fried garlic, green onions, cilantro and beef from Yamo. The Mission restaurant serves meals with flavors influenced by Burmese cuisine. All photos by Catherine Uy   At...

SF State’s Vista Room offers fine dining on a budget

SF State's Vista Room offers fine dining on a budget
March 27, 2015

The oven roasted lamb chops (bottom) and eggplant parm tower (right) served at the Vista Room, SF State's only on-campus fine dining experience. Photo by Martin Bustamante    Double doors open...

Beats n’ Stuff #8: ♡ heart-shaped box ♡

Beats n' Stuff #8: ♡ heart-shaped box ♡
February 9, 2015

Hey everybody! I’m back, with another ‘round of Beats n’ Stuff playlists for you all to enjoy and uncover your as-of-yet undiscovered new favorite artists. For those unfamiliar, Beats n’ Stuff...

“Saints Row IV: Re-Elected” Deserves Impeachment

February 5, 2015

Saints Row IV was a colossal bummer on all fronts. Remastered games generally give titles a second chance to right the wrongs of its first release or at least yield a more convenient way to access the...

The Teardown: Ninja Gaiden 3: Razor’s Edge

The Teardown: Ninja Gaiden 3: Razor's Edge
October 22, 2014

Platforms: PS3, Xbox 360, Wii U Release Date: April 2, 2013 Average Scores: 67, 70, 69 I spiked my controller to the ground at least twice while playing Ninja Gaiden 3: Razor's Edge. That is the joy...

The Teardown: Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City

The Teardown: Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City
October 8, 2014

Platforms: PS3, Xbox 360, PC Release Date: March 20, 2012 Average Scores: 52, 52, 48 Upon inserting the disc of Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City, this is the first thing that greets the player: What...

The Teardown: The Bi-Weekly Gaming Column

The Teardown: The Bi-Weekly Gaming Column
October 3, 2014

Well, hello there. My name is Michael Leri and I will be writing and making videos every two weeks about video games. But not just any video games. I already do that here. I am picking the slop of the...

Twist of Fate – Destiny Review

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September 16, 2014

Platforms: PS3, PS4, Xbox One, Xbox 360 Release Date: September 9, 2014 Destiny is the child spun out of divorce. After splitting from Microsoft in 2007 and subsequently the Halo franchise, developer...

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