When You Love a Character too Much to Stop Playing a Game
Sometimes, one character will keep you going long after the luster of the gameplay has worn off...
Nothing Soothes a Sick Body Like Indulging in Horror Games
Horror games just feel better when you don't.
Guide To Games
'Alien: Isolation' Is a Modern Horror Classic
In space, no one can hear you panic.
'Alien Isolation' is $9 on PS+ Right Now
Creative Assembly’s terrifying, true-to-’Alien’ game is on deep discount at the Playstation Store.
Hollywood's Most Famous Alien Was Never Scarier Than in 'Isolation'
As ‘Alien: Covenant’ explains more about these monsters’ origins, it’s left to video games to capture their frightening unpredictability.
‘Alien: Isolation’ Is Still the World’s Best Anxiety Simulator
On this ‘Alien Day,’ remember the game that best exemplifies life with extreme anxiety.
The ‘Alien: Isolation’ DLC Is the Most Movie-Authentic Thing You Can Play This 'Alien Day'
'Crew Expendable' puts you in the picture as one of the cast of ‘Alien’ as you struggle against an infamous extraterrestrial enemy.
‘Prey’ Is More Freaky Sci-fi, Less Horror
‘Prey’ Creative Director Raphael Colantonio on making Arkane’s latest immersive sim
Why Horror Games Are More Fun to Watch Than Play
"Alien," "SOMA," and "Outlast" developers talk about the challenges of designing horror games.
All in Your Head
The Lead Designer of 'Alien: Isolation' Reinvents His Other Favourite Monsters
Former Creative Assembly man Gary Napper talks things that go bump in the night, from Godzilla to the Predator.
VICE vs Video games
The Best Video Games That Came Out of Britain This Year
Twelve brilliant British-made games from the past year and a bit, arranged into a pretend prize shortlist, exclusively because it's something to do.
VICE vs Video games
The Horror and Violence of ‘Alien: Isolation,’ One Year Later
It pushes you to think about physical actions—and by extension violent ones—in a way you probably never have in a video game before.