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The VICE Guide to Right Now

Rick and Morty Are Going on a 'Dungeons & Dragons' Adventure

The ultimate nerd TV show and the ultimate nerd role-playing game are about to enter the same dimension.
Beckett Mufson
4.9.18
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

What It’s Like to Work On a Video Game Flop

We speak to developers behind Infinite Crisis and Hellgate: London about when best-laid plans go so very wrong.
Luke Winkie
9.4.16
Gaming

Food Is the Secret Ingredient in Vanillaware's Video Games

The food in in games like 'Odin Sphere' and 'Dragon's Crown' not only looks delicious, but is key to their unique fantasy flavor.
Todd Harper
8.10.16
Gaming

‘The Fractured But Whole’ Is the New Best South Park Game Ever, Probably

What we see of the Stone-and-Parker-penned game at E3 2016 fills us with such confidence that even more bad fart gags can't damage our anticipation.
Willie Clark
6.20.16
Gaming

Saying Goodbye to Our Geralts at the End of ‘The Witcher 3’

Millions of us have been playing as the same man for a year now, all on slightly different journeys. Now, it's time to say farewell.
Mike Diver and Sam White
6.7.16
Gaming

Writing Sex Scenes for ‘The Witcher 3’ Was More About Characters Than Carnal Kicks

Ahead of 'Blood and Wine', here's a look back at what made Geralt's between-the-sheets encounters as memorable as his monster slaying.
Mike Diver
5.16.16
Gaming

‘Final Fantasy XV’ Isn’t Just a Video Game – It’s a Whole New Universe

Released on September 30th, Square Enix's new RPG is supported by a movie, an animated series and more.
Mike Diver
3.31.16
Gaming

You Thought ‘Dark Souls’ Was Tough? Try Being the Guys Behind Its Official Guide

We speak to Wil Murray and EpicNameBro about creating guides to the most notoriously bastard-hard gamimg series on the planet.
Ben Oliver
3.24.16
Gaming

The Realism of ‘The Division’ Forgets One Thing: To Make Its Heroes Human

It's early doors in my campaign, but already I'm having problems with my totally mute avatar, who simply does what he's told.
Mike Diver
3.9.16
Gaming

On the Sublime and Beautiful: A Conversation with ‘Dark Souls III’ Director Hidetaka Miyazaki

This is the end of days, but the game's director wants to assure us that there is beauty beyond the decay.
Sayem Ahmed
3.1.16
Gaming

After Several Years of Struggle, I’m Finally Giving Up on ‘Dark Souls’

It's the best video game of all time, apparently. But I've tried and failed to get ahead in FromSoftware's deadly adventure.
Sean Cleaver
2.23.16
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