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'Mafia III' Is Free on PS+ and It's Not Only Good, It's Important

Hangar 13’s ambitious open-world game deserves to be played, appreciated, and discussed even further.
Danielle Riendeau
8.28.18
Games & Race

What Games Get So Wrong About Egypt, 'Assassin's Creed Origins' Gets Right

It's not perfect, but when so many games exoticize the culture, the latest Assassin's Creed gives it some life.
Amr Al-Aaser
12.5.17
Postscript

What 'Watch Dogs 2' Gets So Right, and So Wrong, About Race

Waypoint EIC Austin Walker and Columnist Cameron Kunzelman take to a letter series to discuss Watch Dogs 2's take on race and erasure.
Cameron Kunzelman
12.2.16
Gaming

We Talk VR Queasiness, Rhythmic Horror, and 'Mafia III' in the Latest Episode of VICE Gaming's New Podcast

VICE Gaming's Austin Walker and Patrick Klepek chat about the games they played over the weekend and tackle a complex reader question on race and representation.
Austin Walker
10.10.16
Gaming

How 'Mafia III' Intends to Make Players Confront Racism

We spoke with Charles Webb, the Senior Writer of Mafia III, about how the game leverages history, race, and politics while remaining a pulpy crime story.
Austin Walker
9.29.16
Mafia III

How 'Mafia III' Intends to Make Players Confront Racism

We spoke with <em>Mafia III</em>'s Senior Writer, Charles Webb, about how the game leverages history, race, and politics while remaining a pulpy crime story.
Austin Walker
9.29.16
Mafia III

Why 'Mafia III' Should Tackle Race Head On

<em>Mafia III</em> has all the sights and sounds of the 60s, but are they more than just window dressing?
Austin Walker
8.23.16
Gaming

Why 'Mafia III' Should Tackle Race Head On

'Mafia III' has all the sights and sounds of the 60s, but are they more than just window dressing?
Austin Walker
8.23.16