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 News

An Interview With the One Person Really Mad Pornhub Is Broken on the Wii U

Lots of people enjoy pornography. Not everyone does so on an abandoned video game console with a broken web browser.
Patrick Klepek
3.10.20
Games News

The Extremely Rare “Nintendo PlayStation” Prototype Just Sold For $360,000

It’s the most that’s ever been paid for a collectible piece of gaming history.
Patrick Klepek
3.9.20
Games News

Game Developers Conference Cancelled Due to Coronavirus Fears

A decision that seemed increasingly inevitable, after companies like Sony, Microsoft, and others decided to drop out.
Patrick Klepek
3.2.20
Games News

Nintendo’s Aggressive Hunt to Find Pokémon Leakers Has Found a New Target

The company blames a small Portugese website, given access to last year’s game ahead of release, for leaking Pokémon.
Patrick Klepek
2.11.20
Games Features

The Pursuit of Cheap Video Games Has Been Getting Switch Owners Banned

Until recently, Nintendo's plan for dealing with accidentally fraudulent codes has just been to ban innocent users, but VICE Games can report the policy has changed.
Patrick Klepek
2.7.20
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
1.14.20
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
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