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Postscript

The Idea of a "Good Ending" Is One of the Bleakest Parts of 'Metro Exodus'

The latest in the apocalyptic shooter series has us looking at long, slow violence on a world that needs much more.
Cameron Kunzelman
2.26.19
Preview

After Three Hours of 'Metro Exodus,' I Was Surprised By How Much I Laughed

In a sea of post-apocalyptic shooters, the game's world building and dark comedy could set it apart.
Austin Walker
1.24.19
street art

Watch an Old School Train Graffiti Mural Come to Life

Australian graffiti icon SOFLES puts his mark on Bucharest's famously colorful train system.
Beckett Mufson
6.13.17
E3 2017

Dear Video Games: Please Reconsider Your "Emotional" E3 Trailer Music

Your covers and repurposing of music used elsewhere is a distraction, not an enhancement.
Mike Diver
6.12.17
Gaming Library

A No Bullshit Conversation With The Authors Behind The Witcher and Metro 2033

Witcher novelist Andrzej Sapkowski says he doesn't owe games anything, but Metro 2033 author Dmitry Glukhovsky thinks games made them both.
Piotr Bajda
4.6.17
Art

Artist Creates Simple, Beautiful Subway Maps for 100 Different Cities

Your morning commute doesn't have to be a complete eyesore.
Diana Shi
1.7.17
News

Artificial Intelligence Could Help Prevent Subway Suicide Attempts

Because humans can’t watch everything at once.
Jordan Pearson
12.15.16
London

Breaking the ice with London commuters

VICE News meets the man who is trying to change London with buttons saying "Tube Chat?" on them.
VICE News
9.29.16
thump exclusive video

An Ordinary Laundry Day Takes a Bizarre Turn in the Music Video for Princess Century's "Metro"

You'll never look at a bubblegum lollipop the same way again.
Max Mertens
6.20.16
americas

Mexico City's Smog Problem Isn't Getting Better Because People Hate Public Transit

Status concerns and an overblown terror of crime, as well as the limitations of the service, mean many of the city's residents refuse to abandon their cars despite continued air pollution and ever-increasing congestion.
Gabriela Gorbea
3.25.16
Europe

Finger Pointing Begins Over Security Failures Leading to Brussels Attacks

As investigations into the Belgian attacks continue, police are still on the hunt for a third man filmed with two suicide bombers at Brussels airport on Tuesday.
Reuters and VICE News
3.24.16
san francisco

The Immobile Masses: Why Traffic Is Awful and Public Transit Is Worse

Problems in San Francisco, New York, and DC highlight the failure of the funding model for mass transit.
Kendra Pierre-Louis
3.24.16
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