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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 dick, Capcom's revived RPG is a bucket of gold.
Matt Lees
1.19.16
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 dick, Capcom's revived RPG is a bucket of gold.
Matt Lees
1.19.16
VICE vs Video games

‘Star Wars: Battlefront’ Is Not a Very Good Game

The newest piece of Star Wars–related content to hit the public looks cool, but fails to deliver anything approaching a good time.
Matt Lees
11.23.15
Matt Lees' Column

‘Subterfuge’ Is a Great Game if You Like Lying to Your Friends

This game unlocks some of the worst aspects of the human mind.
Matt Lees
10.23.15
Guide To Games

‘Until Dawn’ Is a Brilliant Video Game, Even if I Don't Understand Its Point

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

‘Until Dawn’ Is a Brilliant Video Game, Even if I Don't Understand Its Point

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

My Trip to Gen Con, Where Board Games Never Go Out of Style

Video games are excellent, but analogue gaming is too exciting to ignore right now. Really!
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
game development

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

The Latest 'Call of Duty' Campaign Isn’t All That Advanced

Advanced Warfare has been out in the wild for a little while now, but can this year's offering win over those who feel that the series has grown tired and turgid?
Matt Lees
11.19.14
VICE vs Video games

'Dark Souls II' Isn’t All That Brilliant

Best game of 2014? Nah.
Matt Lees
8.18.14