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Watch All the Trailers From Bethesda’s E3 Press Conference

The publisher revealed new footage from 'Doom Eternal,' 'Wolfenstein: Youngblood,' as well as some intriguing new titles such as 'Deathloop' from Arkane Lyon.
Nicole Carpenter

Why 'Skyrim' Forever Remains in the Shadow of 'Morrowind'

Fans of The Elder Scrolls maintain the third game is the series' best—and its makers have paid attention since the missteps of 'Oblivion.'
Jim Trinca

The Invisible People: Why Asians Need to Be Better Represented in Video Games

In 2015, almost 50 percent of Asian Americans felt they weren't satisfyingly depicted in video games. Has this situation improved since?
Khai Trung Le

On ‘Fallout 4: Far Harbor’ and Being Able to Say Goodbye to Bethesda

The studio's impressive world building continues in this DLC adventure, but the excitement I used to feel for these games has faded.
Sam White

Ten Reasons Why ‘Fallout 4’ Isn’t the Best Game of the Year

The judges at Britain's BAFTA Games Awards gave top honors to 'Fallout 4,' which is a good game, but certainly not the best of the year.
Mike Diver
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How Composer Inon Zur Built the Acoustic Soundtrack of ‘Fallout 4’

Like many epic role-playing games, 'Fallout 4' is made all the more immersive courtesy of its enveloping soundtrack. We spoke to the composer behind it.
Lauren Duca
VICE vs Video games

Growing Up in the Post-Apocalyptic Wastelands of 'Fallout'

It's a little amazing just how many of my experiences with the role-playing series have echoed what's been happening in my real life.
Ian Dransfield
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'Fallout 4' Is Massive, Ambitious, and Really, Really Good

Bethesda's greatest game to date, this much-hyped post-apocalyptic role-player, lives up to just about all of its promise.
Sam White
VICE vs Video games

How ‘Fallout Shelter’ Turned Me into a Miserable Prick

The actual end of the world won't be as depressing as this.
Gav Murphy
The Photo Issue 2015


At its best, photography for me is a sharply distilled manifestation of the weight of experience and the purest reflection of the subconscious. But in war, photography had become somewhat oppressive, tainted as it was by death and despair.
Peter van Agtmael
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VICE Gaming at E3 2015: Who 'Won' What, and Why

From Microsoft's HoloLens to the "Final Fantasy VII" remake, here's a list of the shiniest things we saw at the gaming expo.
Julia Hardy
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The New ‘DOOM’ Is Brazenly ‘Brutal,’ but That’s Just What the Series Needs

Bethesda's forthcoming shooter looks like a faithful follow-up to the 1993 original, only a whole lot gorier.
Andi Hamilton