Oblivion

Essays

Mac Miller Is at His Lyrical Best on 'Swimming'

The Pittsburgh rapper's new record is about recovery, but he's sharp enough to resist the simple narratives.
Alex Robert Ross
8.8.18
Gaming

Why ‘Skyrim’ Forever Remains in the Shadow of ‘Morrowind’

Fans of The Elder Scrolls maintain the third game is the series' best – and its makers have paid attention since the missteps of 'Oblivion'.
Jim Trinca
10.17.16
Gaming

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.
Jonathan Beach
4.28.16
VICE vs Video games

Bittersweet Victory: On the Void Left Behind When Your Favourite Game’s Completed

The final boss was defeated, but this wasn't victory I felt. I wasn't happy. I was gutted, and had a new gap in my life.
Scott Craig White
8.13.15
VICE vs Video games

We’d Rather Play ‘Skyrim’ with Mates on the Sofa than Struggle on with ‘The Elder Scrolls Online’

The Elder Scrolls series' MMORPG has moved to consoles, but it's a mess of confused mechanics and unclear purpose.
Danny Wadeson
6.26.15
VICE vs Video games

Dear Bethesda, Please Don’t Make ‘The Elder Scrolls VI’ as Drab as ‘Skyrim’, Thanks

If there's a new 'Elder Scrolls' announced this year, please let it be more like 'Oblivion'.
Joe Bish
3.15.15
Design

Inside The Geometric Mind Of A "Cubic Obsessive" Designer

GMunk gives us a map to his cubic world.
TCP Staff
3.4.14
The Creators Project

Creating the Post-Apocalyptic Sky World of 'Oblivion'

There's another way of doing FX: in-camera special effects.
The Creators Project
4.23.13
video

Exploring The In-Camera Effects Of Oblivion

Learn how the futuristic environment was created using in-camera effects.
TCP Staff
4.19.13
Film

Creating The Post-Apocalyptic Sky World Of Oblivion

Learn how the futuristic environment was created using in-camera effects.
Kevin Holmes
4.19.13
New music

This New M83 Song is Beautiful

From the soundtrack to the upcoming film 'Oblivion.'
3.8.13