MOBA

Dawn of War

Reinventing the RTS in 'Dawn of War III'

In the grim darkness of the real-time strategy genre, Relic finds hope for the future in the shape of a MOBA.
Ian Williams
4.20.17
Gaming

How Valve Tricked Players into Being Less Toxic

Cognitive dissonance combats biases and builds empathy.
Matthew Gault
11.6.16
Gaming

'League of Legends' Pro Fined $2,000 for 'Racially Insensitive Language'

League of Legends developer Riot suspends player right on the eve of a major championship match.
Leif Johnson
10.9.16
Gaming

It's Not You, 'Dota,' It’s Me: Why I've Finally Quit My MOBA Habit

We had our good times, Troll Warlords and all, but you were turning me into a toxic monster.
Jake Tucker
10.4.16
Dota

It's Not You, 'Dota,' It’s Me: Why I've Finally Quit My MOBA Habit

We had our good times, Troll Warlords and all, but you were turning me into a toxic monster.
Jake Tucker
10.4.16
versus

Inside the Competitive Gaming World of 'SMITE'

VICE goes behind-the-scenes with the world's best SMITE gamers as they prepare for DreamHack Summer in Sweden.
VICE Staff
8.10.16
versus

Inside the Competitive Gaming World of 'SMITE'

VICE goes behind the scenes with the world's best 'SMITE' gamers as they prepare for DreamHack Summer in Sweden.
VICE Staff
8.10.16
versus

Watch the World's Best 'SMITE' Gamers Prepare for DreamHack Summer

Check out a trailer for our new documentary, 'Versus,' which goes behind the scenes of the competitive gaming world of 'SMITE'.
VICE Staff
6.16.16
Gaming

'League of Legends' Couldn't Exist Without 'Dune II'

Westwood Studios is gone, but its work is more important than ever.
Emanuel Maiberg
12.5.15
VICE vs Video games

Watching the ‘League of Legends’ World Championship Final with Thousands of Diehard Fans

Imagine chess meets the Champions League, albeit a million times more massive than that would be.
Lisa Ludwig
11.4.15
News

'League of Legends' Is Making Players Test for Narcissism, Violent Tendencies

A recent survey asking players to take psychological self-evaluation tests is making some uneasy.
Emanuel Maiberg
10.15.15
Gaming

eSports Is More Mainstream than Ever as 'Counter-Strike' Comes to TBS

Watch for it in 2016.
Emanuel Maiberg
9.24.15
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