FMV

The Quiet Man

Sit Down, Have a Drink. Let Me Tell You About My Time With 'The Quiet Man'

This is a story about a boy, a kiosk, and a 15 minute demo that, somehow, became an hour and 15 minutes with a game that, by most measures, shouldn't exist.
Patrick Klepek
9.7.18
FMV

You Have to Go To Florida to Play this UFO-Video Game

'UFO Video' is something like an escape room mixed with an FMV game.
Cameron Kunzelman
8.4.17
FMV games

This Awkward FMV Game Will Be Shown at the Smithsonian

‘The Awkward Steve Duology’ is a delightfully goofy FMV game about a socially anxious dude.
Danielle Riendeau
7.21.17
long reads or whatever

More Than Fuzzy Nostalgia, FMV Games Still Matter Today

‘Her Story’ did wonders for reviving a seemingly dead gaming genre—and since then, many more developers have been having fun with real actors.
Mike Diver
3.22.17
bunker

‘The Bunker’ Should Have Been Lovable B-Movie Trash, But It’s Just Boring

A full-motion video game set in a nuclear bunker after the apocalypse sounds much cooler than it actually is.
Patrick Klepek
9.21.16
Gaming

‘The Bunker’ Should Have Been Lovable B-Movie Trash, But It’s Just Boring

A full-motion video game set in a nuclear bunker after the apocalypse sounds much cooler than it actually is.
Patrick Klepek
9.21.16
VICE vs Video games

I’ll Never Love a Console Like I Loved the Sega CD

It was far from Sega's greatest idea, but the Genesis's CD expansion arrived at a memorable time.
Mike Diver
5.7.15
Gaming

Live Actors Didn’t Work for 90s Games. Can They Work for the New 'Guitar Hero'?

FMVs are back. Yay?
Zack Kotzer
4.16.15