Jonathan Beach


Dystopia and Division: Inside the Oppressive World of ‘Deus Ex: Mankind Divided’

There is little hope for the oppressed in Eidos Montreal's brave new world of augmented people pushed to the margins.


I Discovered a Weird and Wonderful Video Gaming Festival in a Swedish Ghost Town

Karlshamn isn't an obvious destination for international tourists. But here we are, at Creative Coast, finding digital life amid its dead eateries and still streets.


In Defence of the SEGA 32X Version of ‘DOOM’

Made possible by Bethesda: It wasn't the best, but it was ours, and only someone who never played it would call it crap.


Goodbye, Xbox 360, and Thanks for the Memories

Normally, console discontinuations wash over you. But there's something especially sad about the end of the 360's run.


These are Some of Video Gaming’s Most Disturbing Moments

From the sickeningly brutal, to the psychologically petrifying, right down to eye-watering moments of profound sadness.


Listen to the VICE Gaming Podcast’s Horror Special

We're talking 20 years of Resident Evil, plus 'P.T.', the Silent Hill series and more.


The VICE Gaming Guide to Video Gaming’s Biggest Dickheads

Dickheads are everywhere. And that means there are plenty of them in games. Let's slag a few off.


‘Pony Island’ Is a Daring, Demonic and Demented Gaming Masterpiece

Canadian developer Daniel Mullins' new game is deliriously unhinged, and you absolutely need to play it.


The VICE Gaming Verdict On ‘Halo 5: Guardians’

When 343's system-selling space opera gets it right, it gets it so right.


Meet the Charity That’s Helping the Disabled Get Into Video Gaming

SpecialEffect is a British organisation helping disabled people enjoy the video games we all take for granted.


Pills, Poop and Pentagrams: In Conversation with Indie Gaming Legend Edmund McMillen

The man behind 'Super Meat Boy' and 'The Binding of Isaac' discusses the imminent release of 'Afterbirth', and much more.


The Best New Video Games We Saw at EGX 2015

We've crunched down the hundreds of playable games at this year's expo into just three standout titles that you need to know about.