Mike Diver

Podcasts

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.
Patrick Klepek
7.24.17
Love Letters

A Little Love Letter to Sega’s ‘Virtua Racing’

It’s not my favorite game or anything, but once it hit the 32X, Sega’s arcade racer blew my mind in a memorable way.
Mike Diver
2.14.17
nintendo

The Elderly Nintendo is the Truest Punk of 2017 Console Gaming

From the Future of Technology issue of VICE's UK magazine, a look at how one of gaming's oldest-timers still Switches things up.
Mike Diver
2.12.17
incoming class

Incoming Class: Horizon Zero Dawn Looks to Lead 2017's Action Pack

Aloy joins the incoming class of Waypoint High School—and she's bringing a load of robotic dinosaurs with her.
Mike Diver
12.31.16
Dean's List

The Dean's List: Mike's Top Ten Games of 2016

Waypoint Senior Editor Mike Diver knows a good game when he's played it.
Mike Diver
12.28.16
Gaming

‘Eternal Champions’ Is the Game That Quenched a Teenage Thirst for Gore

It was more messily slapstick than outright offensive, but Sega's fighter took a look at Mortal Kombat's fatalities and said: we can do better.
Mike Diver
10.20.16
Batman

Telltale's Bloody 'Batman' Shows How the Studio's 'Game of Thrones' Should Have Been

The new episode of this interactive Gotham story spills way more blood than expected, setting a precedent for where <em>Game of Thrones</em> goes next.
Mike Diver
10.13.16
What We've Been Playing

What We've Been Playing: September 2016

What (two of) the team at Waypoint was playing last month.
Mike Diver
10.12.16
Gaming

What VICE Gaming’s Been Playing: September 2016

The games that kept us occupied last month, from big-budget shooters to indie FMV titles, via one of the prettiest-looking "racers" ever.
Mike Diver and Patrick Klepek
10.12.16
Gaming

In Conversation with the King of Game Boy 'Tetris'

You won't know Uli Horner. He's no eSports star like Faker or xPeke. But he's a world record holder on the world's biggest-selling game, 'Tetris.'
Mike Diver
10.11.16
Playstation VR

VICE Gaming's First Impressions of PlayStation VR

Mike Diver and Austin Walker discuss the pros and cons of Sony's imminently available virtual reality headset for the PS4.
Mike Diver
10.6.16
Gaming

VICE Gaming's First Impressions of PlayStation VR

Mike Diver and Austin Walker discuss the pros and cons of Sony's imminently available virtual reality headset for the PS4.
Mike Diver and Austin Walker
10.6.16
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