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Games Opinion

'Battlefield V' Is Selling Nazi Stuff, and It's Really Weird

Microtransactions are amplifying an inherent tension in historical shooters to an uncomfortable degree in EA's WWII game 'Battlefield V'.
Jordan Pearson
6.5.19
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We Are Beset by Sequelitis on This Episode of Waypoint Radio

We dig into Pokémon, Smash Bros, Fallout, Battlefield, and more on this extra-long episode of Waypoint Radio.
Austin Walker
11.20.18
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The Very Best Ways to Spend a Sick Day

The things you do when you're a little too sick to work, but not too sick to play.
Rob Zacny
7.9.18
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The Battlefield Subreddit Has Banned Complaining About 'Historical Accuracy'

“We're done, its over. New rule: No more bitching about historical accuracy, it's a game, not a history book. Violations will have consequences.”
Matthew Gault
6.15.18
Postscript

I Think 'Battlefield 1' is Breaking Up With Me

I’m so sad about the end of new content for ‘Battlefield 1’ that I’m getting into weird stuff.
Cameron Kunzelman
5.11.18
MILITARY

First female Marines join combat training battalion at Camp Pendleton

They'll be among the first women to be integrated at the platoon and squad level.
Alexa Liautaud
3.7.18
Postscript

The New 'Battlefield 1' DLC Demonstrates The Brutality of Multiplayer War

The 'Turning Tides' expansion takes players to a map where every effort is met only with death.
Cameron Kunzelman
12.22.17
Postscript

Video Games Promise the Future, but They Never Deliver It

'Ravenfield' is a lot like an independently created Battlefield game, with the promise of early 'Minecraft.' But that's a lot to live up to.
Cameron Kunzelman
5.26.17
Critical Intel

'Battlefield 1' and 'Verdun' Celebrate the Unsung Heroes of WW1

French WW1 soldiers deserve much more respect than they get in pop culture. WW1-themed games 'Verdun' and 'Battlefield 1' understand this.
Robert Rath
3.29.17
Postscript

The Shocking Speed of Death in Call of Duty and Battlefield

"Life comes at you fast, and it whizzes on by, leaving you in a grave. Or respawning."
Cameron Kunzelman
12.16.16
Gaming

‘Battlefield 1’ Misses Out On the Stories of Black Soldiers In WWI

Despite the ads, all of the game's protagonists have white skin.
Jordan Pearson
10.24.16
War Games

Why Video Games Love Special Forces Heroes

These action heroes represent what both a confused public and video games makers themselves crave so desperately: absolute certainty, whatever war's complexities.
Ed Smith
8.23.16
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