Mass Effect

Gaming

The Best and Not-So-Brilliant Bits of the EA Play Conference at E3 2016

We sat through EA's E3 presentation so you didn't have to. Here's what happened, mostly.
Mike Diver
6.12.16
BRITAIN = ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

A Look at the ‘Brexit’ Debate Through the Filter of Mass Effect

Because what better way is there to measure the pros and cons of the looming EU Referendum than with the help of a sci-fi video game series?
Ben Oliver
5.25.16
Gaming

Donald Trump Just Tweeted a Propaganda Video That Uses Dialogue and Music from ‘Mass Effect 2’

Is this real life? Is this just fantasy? Sometimes, on the internet, it's just too hard to tell if someone's taking the piss or not.
Mike Diver
4.4.16
Gaming

Forget Master Chief and Marcus Fenix: Here Are Five Real Heroes of Video Gaming

We already know that a whole bunch of games characters are colossal dickheads. But these ones, not so much.
Mike Diver
3.17.16
Design

Modder ‘girlplaysgame’ Talks Reshaping Video Games

‘girlplaysgame’ is one of many female modders bringing more variety to major video game titles.
DJ Pangburn
2.17.16
Gaming

The Weird World of Relationships According to Video Games

"Love" in video games can be weird, ranging from hook-ups with pigeons to committing criminal acts to turn a partner on.
Jack Yarwood
2.12.16
Gaming

I Travelled to My Favourite Gaming Worlds In Real Life

I finally got to visit the fictional places that helped me out as a socially awkward little kid. And it was awesome.
David Eriksson
12.1.15
VICE vs Video games

Why Is Mavis Beacon Still the Best Known Black Woman in Video Gaming?

Black women remain massively underrepresented in a medium that has produced notable examples of nearly every other conceivable population group.
Oliver Lee Bateman
10.7.15
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Production of Your Next Favourite Video Game Could Be Disrupted By a Voice Actors Strike

The performers behind the characters you love to play as are demanding a better deal for their essential work.
Mike Diver
9.23.15
VICE vs Video games

Space Is, Once Again, the Place for Video Games

These are the off-Earth places I will visit, alone, just me against the vastness of the galaxy (and the occasional killer android).
Mike Diver
7.28.15
VICE vs Video games

Wherever I Lay My Nuka-Grenade: On Finding Home in Video Games

What does "home" really mean to you? In gaming it represents a host of different situations.
Ria Jenkins
7.24.15
VICE vs Video games

These are Video Gaming’s Best Bars

Oftentimes only a drink will do, so here are the top places to have one when you're a collection of polygons.
Ewan Wilson
7.17.15
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