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Screen Time: Curse of the video game adaptation

“Detective Pikachu” production still.

By Thomas Wick, Staff Writer

June 5, 2019

Once upon a time in the year 1993, an abomination crawled out from the darkest depths of the underworld and into the light of our Earth: the first film adaptation of a video game. The movie, “Super Mario Bros.,” turned the villain of the video game series it was based on, Bowser, from a vicious fire-...

’Pokemon Detective Pikachu’ exceeds fans’ expectations

“Detective Pikachu” production still.

By Sara Nuss, For The Pitt News

May 15, 2019

While the goal of the protagonists is serious, “Pokemon Detective Pikachu” is a wholesome and hilariously fun movie.

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