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

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
1.14.20
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
1.1.20
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
12.31.19
Games News

Pokémon's New Dynamax Feature Is Already Controversial in Competitive Play

Watching Pokémon get big is cool, but apparently the balance problems are proving too much.
Patrick Klepek
12.18.19
Games Reviews

‘A Short Hike’ Is the Most Delightful Game From 2019 That No One’s Played

What if the world of Animal Crossing was mashed up with an RPG?
Patrick Klepek
12.18.19
Games Podcasts

It Was So Nice Watching 'Disco Elysium' Kick Ass at The Game Awards

Sometimes, it's good when we're wrong.
Patrick Klepek
12.18.19
Games News

The Next Xbox Is Called Xbox ‘Series X’

It’s a big, black box. And it will play video games, presumably.
Patrick Klepek
12.13.19
Games Opinion

Mario Maker Taught Me How to Speedrun

What looks like chaos is actually a form of education, if you’re willing to pay attention.
Patrick Klepek
12.12.19
Games News

Link Joining ‘Mario Maker 2’ Is the First Step Towards Super Nintendo Maker

This week's big, unexpected update may chart a new, really exciting course for Nintendo's creation series.
Patrick Klepek
12.3.19
Gaming

I'm Trying to Beat Way Too Many Video Games Before 2019 Is Over

According to my calculations, I have 72.5 hours of video games to finish. Woops.
Patrick Klepek
11.28.19
Culture

This Pokémon Modder Isn't Angry, They Just Want Their Old Pokémon Back

Caught between a toxic fandom and a desire to correct what they consider a mistake, SciresM has started hacking the new Pokémon game in search of answers.
Patrick Klepek
11.21.19
Games News

Valve Is Officially Making Another Half-Life Game

'Half-Life: Alyx' will be a virtual reality game, and it'll be revealed soon.
Patrick Klepek
11.19.19
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