While Arkane Studios' latest game makes combat an unwieldy and frustrating affair, “Prey's” ability to scratch that exploration itch makes it a blast for anyone who likes a constant feeling of discovery, writes Gazette gaming columnist Jake Magee.
Other acts touring in the area include Lindsey Stirling, Boston and Mr. Big.
Gazette restaurant reviewer Bill Livick believes Fitchburg's Thirsty Goat has the potential to become a fixture on the Madison-area dining scene, but for now it's just a nice sports bar in an attractive building with reasonably good food
Video games aren't always fun in the traditional sense, but every successful game entertains or engages its audience in one way or another, writes Gazette gaming columnist Jake Magee.
Night Music is a listing of local night spots featuring live entertainment from Thursday, May 11, through Wednesday, May 17.
Janesville natives make up the lion's share of the cast and crew for this production, which plays at 7:30 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays, May 19-20 and 26-27, and 1:30 p.m. Sundays, May 21 and 28.
Other touring acts making stops in the area include Bonobo, The 1975 and The Tannahill Weavers.
The rising-in-the-ranks rapper talks about milking cows, rhyming thesauruses and the importance of local support for young musicians.
The Gazette's restaurant review team of The Four Dishes suggests not letting the exterior at Sammy's Place in Fort Atkinson dissuage you from going inside. It is there you will find food that has won various “Best in Area” awards for seven years straight.
The Beloit Janesville Symphony Orchestra will perform Camille Saint-SaŽns' "Carnival of the Animals" at 7:30 p.m. Friday, May 12, at the Janesville Performing Arts Center.