Alex Hunter, You Are My Son
My Alex Hunter is trapped with Alan Pardew and Harry Kane at Crystal Palace. Your Alex Hunter, the star of FIFA 17's "The Journey", is almost certainly different.
FIFA’s ‘Pro Clubs’ Is the Best Game Mode You’re Not Playing Right Now
It's a part of FIFA 17, available to everyone, but chances are you're ignoring it. Here's why you shouldn't.
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.
FIFA’s New “The Journey” Mode Might, Against the Odds, Actually Be Amazing
There's not much to go on in the newly released demo, but what there is feels like the perfect football soap opera.
‘Pro Evo 2017’ Shows That the Beautiful Game Can Play Dirty
Konami's kicking sim will forever remain the underdog versus FIFA, but there's a lot to be said for its purity and physical punch.
The ‘Sensible Soccer’ World Cup Is an eSport Event Like No Other
No big stadiums and lavish cash prizes here. These devoted fans use their love of a retro classic and a desire to connect with others as a way of kindling their passions.
Listen to Episode Eight of the VICE Gaming Podcast
Steve Burns and Joel Golby drop in to discuss whether PES or FIFA is going to rule in 16/17, and if No Man's Sky's actually any good.
The World Cup of ‘Rocket League’ Looked a Lot Like the Future of eSports
The biggest competitive games rarely travel well beyond their core audiences, but Psyonix's title's simplicity is a virtue.
Even If Lionel Messi’s Tax Fraud Wrecked His Career, We’d Always Have His Video Game Covers
Look at how he's holding that magical Wii wand to his chest, thumbing that stick, smiling that smile. Couldn't you just eat him up?
Why We’re Still Addicted To ‘Rocket League’, One Year Later
Psyonix's muscle-cars-and-massive-balls game has been a mainstay of our evenings since it came out, and we're not about to break the habit any time soon.
Mike Diver, David Whelan and Joel Golby
Congratulations, ‘Kick Off Revival’, You’re the Worst Football Game Ever
It's the Euros, and you're after a game to fill the gaps between actual matches. But please, seriously, do not buy this absolute shitshow of a football sim.
‘FIFA 17’ Is Going All Hollywood On Us with ‘The Journey’ Mode
Play your way to fame as a prodigy with everything to win, and in doing so distance yourself from the gritty reality of modern football.