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The Long, Weird Story Explaining Why I Bid $700 For a Stolen PSN Account

Justin has been using the same PSN account for 12 years. Then, someone tricked Sony into giving it away. Here's how I tracked it down, and started negotiating for its release.
Patrick Klepek
10.9.18
Demon's Souls

‘Demon’s Souls’ Finally Going Offline Next Year

You’ll still be able to play the 'Dark Souls' predecessor, but you’ll be on your own.
Patrick Klepek
11.27.17
Abyss Watchers

Watch This Guy Spin a 'Dark Souls 3' Boss to Death With a 'DJ Hero' Turntable

ATwerkingYoshi is a real DJ Hero.
Leif Johnson
5.17.17
Guide To Games

'Valkyria Chronicles' Was The First PS3 Must-Have

'Metal Gear Solid IV?' Nah, this tactical RPG was the true first killer app.
Danielle Riendeau
2.21.17
Abzu

‘Abzû’ Is the Stress-Free Video Game Our Frantic Lives Need Right Now

Giant Squid's diving simulator does little that's truly original, but its art and music combine for the most wonderful escape from reality.
Mike Diver
8.2.16
Gaming

On ‘Ōkami’ at Ten Years Old: the Quintessential Ageless Video Game

Graphics so commonly date video games, badly, but the sense of style that Clover Studio brought to its 2006 adventure is truly timeless.
Holly Nielsen
7.11.16
Gaming

'Heavy Rain''s Creators Talk About the Importance of Narratives in Video Games

Quantic Dream director David Cage and 'Life is Strange' director Raoul Barbet look back on the PlayStation 3 hit.
Dan Wilkinson
3.29.16
VICE vs Video games

‘Yakuza 5’ Is the Reason to Turn Your PlayStation 3 On Again

The latest installment in the Yakuza franchise features familiar faces and new friends, and will surely satisfy fans of the series.
Scott Craig White
12.15.15
Letter Series

I’ll Never Love Another Console Like I Loved the PlayStation 3

The games of the PS3 era were special in many ways, but also showcased a lot of the medium's shortcomings, ones that gaming is only beginning to deal with.
Ed Smith
11.24.15
VICE vs Video games

I’ll Never Love Another Console Like I Loved the PlayStation 3

The games of the PS3 era were special in many ways, but also showcased a lot of the medium's shortcomings, ones that gaming is only beginning to deal with.
Ed Smith
11.24.15
VICE vs Video games

A Westerner’s Guide to SEGA’s Amazing Yakuza Games

The Bit Socket boys, founders of the UK Yakuza Fan Club, explain why the popular Japanese franchise warrants your attention.
Scott White and Joe Merrick
10.14.15
Gaming

The Genius of Cars Playing Soccer Can't Be Denied Twice

The core idea behind 'Rocket League' was ignored seven years ago, but is now being embraced by the eSports crowd.
Emanuel Maiberg
7.28.15
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