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New Documentary ‘Playing Hard’ Shows That Making Games Can Be Hell

The film, now on Netflix, misses the mark by focusing on Ubisoft higher-ups during the development of 'For Honor,' rather than rank-and-file workers.
Matthew Gault
4.9.19
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How Much Does It Matter If Games Have a Crappy Launch Anymore?

'Sea of Thieves' has room for improvement, and these days, it's possible for games to figure that out over months (and years).
Patrick Klepek
3.22.18
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'I Didn't Think It'd Be This Easy,' Says 'For Honor' Player Who Won $10K Using Known Exploit

Esports has a problem when anyone can use an exploit that's been around for months to coast to victory.
Leif Johnson
8.14.17
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The Story of ‘For Honor’ Is the Most Fantastic Nonsense

It makes zero sense, and its makers don’t even try to root it in realism. But that’s what’s wonderful about it.
Ian Stokes
3.1.17
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‘For Honor’ Gets Intimate with Violence

Many games expect us to be moved by explosive gunfights—but these one-on-one, sword-against-sword encounters feel so much more powerful.
Ed Smith
3.1.17
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Watch Danielle And Joel Slash Through ‘For Honor’

'For Honor' is a beautiful, blood-stained sword fantasy, and we are bad at it.
Danielle Riendeau
2.23.17
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‘For Honor’ Is The Best Video Game for Klingons

The Star Trek aliens would definitely love Ubisoft’s sword combat fantasy
Danielle Riendeau
2.23.17
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VICE Gaming at E3 2015: Who 'Won' What, and Why

From Microsoft's HoloLens to the "Final Fantasy VII" remake, here's a list of the shiniest things we saw at the gaming expo.
Julia Hardy
6.22.15
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VICE Gaming at E3 2015: Day Three Roundup

It's a can't-bloody-wait for "Super Mario Maker," but only a there-might-be-blood for Ubisoft's new "For Honor."
Julia Hardy
6.18.15