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'It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia' Creator Reveals 'Mythic Quest,' a New Comedy About Game Development

Video game development is a good subject for a comedy, but so far we're not sold on 'Mythic Quest.'
Cameron Kunzelman
6.11.19
Gaming

How Video Games Cast Actors Just Like Movies Do

"Far Cry 5" is an example of an actor's performance making a game.
Julian Morgans
4.10.18
cults

Cult-Buster Rick Ross Explains What’s New in Cults for 2018

If you spend a lot of time online, don't be tempted to join something called the "Miracle School".
Julian Morgans
3.27.18
Art

This Surreal Alien World Is Full of Monsters, Robots, and Pinups

Pascal Blanché takes a break from art directing video games to create darkly beautiful science fiction illustrations.
DJ Pangburn
1.7.17
Gaming

'Grow Up' Makes the Simple Act of Climbing a Joy

Some games are about saving the world. <i>Grow Up</i> just wants you to climb a tree and chill out.
Patrick Klepek
8.16.16
Gaming

It’s Time to Accept that ‘Rainbow Six Siege’ Is the Best Multiplayer Shooter, Ever

IMO, obviously – but then again, everyone else I've introduced to Ubisoft's shooter has fallen for it, too.
Jake Tucker
8.4.16
Gaming

A Round Up of Just About Every New Video Game We Saw at E3 2016

You can't play them all, but we did get our hands on, and faces in front of, the intriguing likes of 'Yooka-Laylee', 'Absolver' and 'Mafia III'.
Mike Diver
6.22.16
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

For Better or Worse, the Original ‘Watch Dogs’ Did Violence Differently Than Most Video Games

So many open-world games make violence just a thing that happens to nameless nobodies. <i>Watch Dogs</i>, for all its faults, changed that.
Ed Smith
6.14.16
Gaming

Let’s Instantly and Arbitrarily Rate Everything On Show at Ubisoft’s E3 2016 Conference

We already know about <i>Watch Dogs 2</i> (5/10), but what else does the studio have up its sleeves/down its trouser legs (delete as apt)?
Mike Diver
6.13.16
The Up Close and Personal Issue

May's Best Music, Films, and Books

We reviewed Sebastian Junger's new book, Mischa Berlinski's new novel, a video game about a smallpox attack, and more.
Christian Lorentzen; Lauren Oyler; Jamie Fisher; Liz Fi
5.16.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Debut Trailer for the ‘Assassin’s Creed’ Movie is Surprisingly Not Terrible

Michael Fassbender! The Spanish Inquisition! A kick-ass female assassin! This can't fail, surely, even if the music already has amongst the fanbase.
Mike Diver
5.12.16
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