Romance in games
We're Living in a Golden Age of Romance Games
Because it's nice to have all kinds of fantasies.
Miellyn Fitzwater Barrows
The Pantheon of Games
Patrick Klepek's Top 10 Games of 2017
2017 was a year of bullshit. But it was ALSO a year of sad robots, horrifying monsters, and chicken dinners.
We Discuss Games That Only Appeared on Our GOTY List, Not Anyone Else's
From anime dads to 'Prey,' Waypoint's staff loved a lot of different games in 2017.
2017's Queer Game Characters Gave Me Hope
From 'Prey' to 'Butterfly Soup' to 'Dream Daddy,' queer characters showed up and made 2017 a little more tolerable.
We Discuss the Games That Narrowly Missed Our GOTY Lists
In a year full of incredible games, this list was extremely long.
I Know We've All Moved On But I Can't Stop Thinking About 'Daddy'
In 2017, two full years after everyone finished discussing the concept of "daddy," I had to wonder: What makes someone daddy?
We Discuss 'Dream Daddy' Heartbreak, August Game Releases on Waypoint Radio
With Danielle and Rob out, it's the Austin and Patrick show today.
We Asked the 'Dream Daddy' Creators About the Game's Rumored 'Dark Twist'
"Dream Daddy" has received wide acclaim for its nuanced treatment of its LGBT characters—but some users discovered a disturbing storyline in the game's source code. We talked to the creators about the backlash, and whether the "dark twist" exists at all.
In a Shitty World, 'Dream Daddy' Works Because It's Genuinely Wholesome
Earnest games are IN.
One of 2017’s Most Touching Games is a Hilarious Dad Dating Simulator
'Dream Daddy,' a game about men awkwardly getting to know one another, uses humor to tell real stories about masculinity and parenting.
It's All About Dad Dating Simulators and 'Pyre' on Waypoint Radio
Dads? Check. Daddies? Check. A new game from the developers of 'Bastion' and 'Transistor'? Check.
Indie Isn't Dead… It's Dad!
You only need to look around to see the signs.