quadrilateral cowboy

Hacking

How to Make a Good Hacking Game When the Reality Is Massively Dull

Different ways to find a fun, evocative experience that's authentic to a boring craft.
Carli Velocci
12.2.17
quadrilateral cowboy

'Quadrilateral Cowboy' Points to a Different Kind of Intimacy in Games

The people behind the hacks are always the most interesting.
Bruno Dias
3.11.17
Dean's List

The Dean's List: Austin Walker's Top 10 Games of 2016

One of them is a game he never played and the other uses something called "dice." Who is this amateur?
Austin Walker
12.31.16
Senior Superlatives

Most Committed, Biggest Overachiever, and More Day 3 Superlatives

We know what you're going to say about the Head from 'Headlander.' Trust us. We know. We just disagree, fundamentally.
Austin Walker
12.29.16
Hacking

These Games Subvert Boring Hollywood Hacking Clichés

<em>Beglitched</em>, <em>Quadrilateral Cowboy</em>, and <em>Hacknet</em> show how hacking in games can be colorful, clever, and pleasantly clunky.
Caty McCarthy
8.26.16
Gaming

These Games Subvert Boring Hollywood Hacking Clichés

'Beglitched,' 'Quadrilateral Cowboy,' and 'Hacknet' show how hacking in games can be colorful, clever, and pleasantly clunky.
Caty McCarthy
8.26.16
What We've Been Playing

What VICE Gaming’s Been Playing: July 2016

We know, it sounds completely unbelievable, but the people who work here, they actually play video games. Sometimes even for fun.
VICE Staff
8.5.16
Gaming

What VICE Gaming’s Been Playing: July 2016

We know, it sounds completely unbelievable, but the people who work here, they actually play video games. Sometimes even for fun.
VICE Staff
8.5.16
The Hacks We Can't See

Become the Best Hacker 1980 Has to Offer in ‘Quadrilateral Cowboy’

Brendon Chung’s newest is the closest you’ll get to a Mission: Impossible game.
Zack Kotzer
7.30.16
Gaming

Brendon Chung Says Disney’s ‘Talespin’ Inspired His New Heist Game

'Thirty Flights of Loving' and 'Gravity Bone' creator Brendon Chung offers insight into the inspiration and attitude behind his new game, 'Quadrilateral Cowboy'.
Dawn Saas
7.22.16
VICE vs Video games

Understanding Single-Player Co-Op With ‘Quadrilateral Cowboy’

Developer Brendon Chung opens up about overcoming his own programming naivety to nail an emerging gameplay trend.
Matt Porter
7.28.15
Video Games

​Games to Look Forward to Since 'The Last Guardian' Is Never Coming Out

Motherboard's 15 games to look forward to in 2015.
Zack Kotzer
1.2.15