Matt Lees

Matt Lees' Column

It’s Old and It’s Clunky, But You Really Must Play ‘Dragon’s Dogma’

For those who want a solid world in which to experiment, explore and behave like a tit, Capcom's revived RPG is a bucket of gold.
Matt Lees
1.19.16
VICE vs Video games

Alderaan Moves: The VICE Gaming Verdict On ‘Star Wars: Battlefront’

'Battlefront' isn't brilliant, but if you're a passionate Star Wars fan, you're probably not going to care.
Matt Lees
11.20.15
Matt Lees' Column

‘Subterfuge’ Shows Us That Some Games Should Never Be Played with Friends

This game unlocks some of the worst aspects of the human mind.
Matt Lees
10.23.15
Matt Lees' Column

I Don’t Know What the Point of ‘Until Dawn’ Is, and That’s Why It’s Brilliant

Sony's horror game casts me somewhere between God and everybody's dad. And then everyone dies. What the hell is going on?
Matt Lees
9.11.15
Matt Lees' Column

Gen Con Is Where Joy Always Wins for Board Gamers

The annual convention attracts over 60,000 gamers every year – so we popped along to see what's so bloody nice about it.
Matt Lees
8.12.15
Matt Lees' Column

Hunting for Hope at the Game Developers Conference

2015's GDC provided reassurance that the games industry isn't wholly comprised of Total Chodes.
Matt Lees
3.10.15
Matt Lees' Column

Video Game Genre Names are Bullshit, So Let’s Change Them

Games have changed, but we're still talking about "action-adventures". It's time to consider more accurate alternatives.
Matt Lees
2.12.15
VICE vs Video games

‘Call Of Duty’’s Latest Campaign Isn’t All That Advanced

But the good news is that its multiplayer mode is better than ever.
Matt Lees
11.19.14
VICE vs Video games

Everything 'Destiny' Has Taught Us Over the Past Two Weeks

It's perfect for that ludicrously expensive console you've been trying to justify.
Matt Lees
9.29.14
VICE vs Video games

'Dark Souls II' Isn’t All That Brilliant, Really

Best game of 2014? Nah.
Matt Lees
8.18.14