Patrick Klepek

​Patrick Klepek is the Senior Reporter at VICE Gaming, and he's been covering video games for more than 10 years. He secretly wishes he was writing about horror movies every day.​

Games Features

Destiny Has a Historian, And His Full-Time Job is Making Lore Videos

James 'My Name is Byf' Byford is one of Destiny's foremost historians, trying to untangle a game infamous for having a story that's hard to make sense of.
Patrick Klepek
4 hours ago
Games Podcasts

The Radical Politics of 'Disco Elysium' Make For a Potentially Complicated Legacy

A spoiler-filled conversation about 'Disco Elysium' gets us thinking about the future of games—and the world.
Patrick Klepek
a day ago
Games News

Sadly, ‘Cyberpunk 2077’ Has Been Delayed Until September

The CD Projekt RED RPG getting delayed joins 'Final Fantasy VII' and 'Avengers.'
Patrick Klepek
5 days ago
Games News

Video Game Layoffs Are So Common, This Person Built a Website to Track Them

A depressing way to better understand the broken foundations of the video game industry.
Patrick Klepek
1.15.20
Games Features

Players Are Pushing Their Bodies to the Limit Speedrunning Nintendo's Fitness Game

Some people are spending nearly 24 hours playing 'Ring Fit Adventure,' with the only limit being how long their bodies can stand it.
Patrick Klepek
1.13.20
Games News

Target Pricing Error Lets People Buy Way Too Many Very Cheap Yoshi Games

The error was for a digital code, so people could buy ‘Yoshi’s Crafted World’ en masse.
Patrick Klepek
1.8.20
Games News

This Link-Themed 'Mario Maker 2' Stage Is a Brilliant Piece of Deception

What you think this level is about is not what this level is about.
Patrick Klepek
1.7.20
Games News

After 7 Years, ‘Kentucky Route Zero’ Is Finally Getting a Conclusion

The surreal and magical adventure story started all the way back in 2013.
Patrick Klepek
1.7.20
Games Podcasts

'The Newsroom' Explains Everything Terrible About This Decade's Politics

We look back at the media that most affected each of us by starting with…’The Newsroom’? Trust us.
Patrick Klepek
1.3.20
Games Podcasts

Game of the Year Is Too Easy. How About Game of the Decade?

A lot of games came out in the last 10 years, and we’re going to look back at all of them. Sort of.
Patrick Klepek
1.2.20
Games Podcasts

Wait, Is ‘Breath of the Wild’ an Immersive Sim?

Danielle Riendeau rejoins the Waypoint crew to discuss the most Waypoint-y of topics.
Patrick Klepek
12.30.19
Games Opinions

The Best Game of 2019 Helped Me Finally Understand My Body

A year ago, if you'd told me these were going to be my favorite games, I wouldn't have believed you. What a strange year.
Patrick Klepek
12.30.19
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