Mike Diver

Founding senior editor of this very site. 

How Humans Became the Real Horrors of 'Resident Evil 7'

We speak to the game’s producer and director about how a less-is-more approach makes for a more relatable and scarier experience.
Mike Diver
1.26.17
Waypoint

How Humans Became the Real Horrors of ‘Resident Evil 7’

We speak to the game’s producer and director about how a less-is-more approach makes for a more relatable and scarier experience.
Mike Diver
1.26.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Here’s What You Need to Know About the New Nintendo Switch

Nintendo's much-speculated-about next console has had its official reveal – so we can all stop making shit up, now.
Mike Diver
10.20.16
Gaming

‘Eternal Champions’ Is the Game That Quenched a Teenage Thirst for Gore

It was more messily slapstick than outright offensive, but Sega's fighter took a look at Mortal Kombat's fatalities and said: we can do better.
Mike Diver
10.20.16
Gaming

‘Lego Dimensions’ Is a Gaming Dad’s Best Friend

The toy-to-life game has genuinely helped my boys and me better enjoy one of my favourite pastimes, together.
Mike Diver
10.16.16
Gaming

‘Star Trek: Bridge Crew’ Is My Favourite Multiplayer VR Experience So Far

I'm no Trekkie, but working as part of a team of real people to defeat a virtual reality Klingon menace was a true delight.
Mike Diver
10.14.16
Gaming

It’s Never Too Late to Love Your First Pokémon Game

The world is an increasingly depressing place – so there's no better time to escape into the brilliantly bright climes of 'Pokémon Sun' and/or 'Moon'.
Mike Diver
10.13.16
Gaming

Listen to Episode 10 of the VICE Gaming (UK) Podcast

Mike Diver's joined by Bit Socket's Scott and Joe, and Jim Trinca, to discuss PlayStation VR, the Nintendo NX, Final Fantasy and Tomb Raider.
Mike Diver
10.13.16
Gaming

How the Opening Hour of ‘Rise of the Tomb Raider’ Expertly Hooks Its Player

Most video games need to get the player engaged quickly, and the newest Tomb Raider's perfect opening does that marvellously.
Mike Diver
10.13.16
Gaming

In Conversation with the King of Game Boy ‘Tetris’

You won't know Uli Horner. He's no eSports star like Faker or xPeke. But he's a world record holder on the world's biggest-selling game, 'Tetris'.
Mike Diver
10.10.16
Gaming

Playing the Stealthy ‘Dishonored 2’ Like ‘Bulletstorm’ Is Bloody Brilliant Fun

Playing Arkane's sequel with non-lethal precision is rewarding – but piling up the bodies has a wicked appeal that's oddly familiar.
Mike Diver
10.2.16
Gaming

Meeting the Man Behind the Main Reason to Play ‘FIFA 17’

There are thousands of Alex Hunters, but there's only one Adetomiwa Edun. We spoke to the FIFA 17 actor.
Mike Diver
9.28.16
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