Ricardo Contreras

Associate Podcast Producer

ricardo.contreras@vice.com
Games Podcasts

No One Could Create a Myth Like Michael Jordan

We answer listener questions on this special Question Bucket episode of Waypoint Radio
Ricardo Contreras
7.7.20
Games Podcasts

The Gaming Industry's Abuse and Harassment Issues Aren't Isolated Incidents

Rape culture, misogyny, and abuse aren't new issues, but recognizing how they function in specific industries can help in the effort to root them out.
Ricardo Contreras
6.27.20
Games Podcasts

We Discuss Every Game Announced at Sony's PS5 Event

We've also got an in-depth look at 'The Last of Us Part II' on this week's Waypoint Radio.
Ricardo Contreras
6.13.20
Games Podcasts

You Can Buy Just About Anything in Animal Crossing on Nookazon

The real casualties of Bunny Day were cherry blossom recipes, but Nookazon has you covered.
Ricardo Contreras
4.21.20
Games Podcasts

What 'Final Fantasy VII Remake' Has in Common With 'The Grudge'

Games remade by the same creators are rare, but throughout history artists have revisited and remade works.
Ricardo Contreras
4.8.20
Games Podcasts

'Resident Evil 3' Might Be Mediocre, But 'RE 5' Reminds Us It Could Be Worse

The response to the announcement trailer for 'Resident Evil 5' shows us the importance of listening to marginalized people.
Ricardo Contreras
4.1.20
Games Podcasts

I Calculated How Much Tom Nook Is Ripping You Off in Animal Crossing

An exercise in Animal Crossing: New Horizons math tells us how much of a capitalist crook Tom Nook is.
Ricardo Contreras
3.29.20
Games Podcasts

Was ‘Quake 2’ Half-Life before ‘Half-Life’ Released?

Is 'Half-Life' really the revolutionary game it's touted as?
Ricardo Contreras
3.24.20
Games Podcasts

Id Software Learned The Wrong Lessons from 'DOOM'

The 2016 hit caught everyone by surprise, possibly even its developer.
Ricardo Contreras
3.21.20
Games Podcasts

‘Outer Wilds’ Is a Story About Hope Wrapped in an Existential Crisis

How to come to terms with the end of everything.
Ricardo Contreras
2.26.20
Games Podcasts

'Uncut Gems' Is a Two-Hour Heart Attack About Bad People and Capitalism

The mile-a-minute film takes both a micro and macro view of Capitalism and the collateral damage that chasing ever increasing profits causes.
Ricardo Contreras
2.5.20
Games News

There's Nothing Destiny Players Love More Than Yet Another Inscrutable Puzzle

A new quest dropped today, and it has shades of the infamous Niobe Labs puzzle.
Ricardo Contreras
1.14.20
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