pc gaming


One Man’s Quest to Let People Play Games on Their Crappy Computers

For PC players without top-of-the-line machines, it takes a little extra tinkering in order to play the best new games.
Patrick Klepek
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Early ‘BattleTech’ Footage Reminds Me Why I Love Mechs

The crowd-funded reboot of the fan-favorite series looks a lot like 'XCOM,' but with giant robots.
Austin Walker

Gamers Reveal the Insides of Their Bedrooms

We take a look inside the private domains of the most unlikely game devotees—academics, musicians, writers—proof that everyone and anyone can be a gamer.
Alex Thebez and Malcolm Thorndike Nicholson

I Lived a Rent-Free Escapist Fantasy in the 'Stardew Valley' Farming Game

The Steam hit invites you to inherit a cottage and plough some fields. But balls to that—I'm playing as the most chilled person who's ever lived.
Mathew Jones
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‘Pony Island’ Is a Daring, Demonic, and Demented Gaming Masterpiece

Canadian developer Daniel Mullins' new game is deliriously unhinged, and you absolutely need to play it.
Jonathan Beach
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‘The Aquatic Adventure of the Last Human’ Is a Cool Game That Raises the Hot Topic of Climate Change

Swedish indie studio YCJY's new title is an underwater Metroidvania set long after the seas have consumed our way of living.
Mike Diver
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Listen to the VICE Gaming Podcast's Best Games of 2015 Special

Emily Gera and Steve Burns join VICE Gaming's Mike Diver to chat about 'Her Story,' 'Metal Gear Solid V,' 'Undertale,' and more.
Mike Diver
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‘Altis Life’ Is the Game ‘Grand Theft Auto Online’ Should Have Been

The criminals of "Altis Life" are all real people, likewise the citizens. Absolutely anything could happen, making it the best game that hardly anyone is playing.
Jason Nawara
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‘Undertale’ Is One of the Most Remarkable Video Games Ever Made

Toby Fox's new game, currently the highest-rated PC title of all time, remembers whether you've been naughty or nice.
David Whelan
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Paid to Play: Video Game Testers Talk About Broken Titles and Burnout

You'd think sitting around all day being paid to play video games was a pretty sweet deal, but testing them can be a painful process.
Rafał Cichowski
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How to Get Back into Video Games

Lapsed gamer? We've all been there. Here are some words of encouragement for getting back in the game.
Mike Diver

Step Inside Grand Theft Auto New Zealand

Los Santos now comes with the Mongrel Mob and Pak ‘n Save.
Nadia Saccardo