Red Dead Redemption 2

Games Features

Gaming's Climate Dread in a 4K Streaming Ecosystem

Still preoccupied with whether they could, games and technology companies are still not stopping to think if they should.
Lewis Gordon
6.21.19
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What Even Is an Open World Game Anymore?

It's an open question, so we're going to do what we do best: record a podcast talking about it.
Patrick Klepek
1.11.19
Waypoint

It's Surprising How Much of 'Red Dead Redemption 2' Doesn't Actually Matter

It's game full of incomplete systems and a big, expensive world that often feels like little more than window dressing.
Patrick Klepek
1.3.19
Game of the Year 2018

Weather Systems Took on a New Meaning in 2018

Dreams of open worlds in an era of climate change.
Rob Zacny
12.28.18
Game of the Year 2018

How Empathy and Vulnerability Radically Transformed My View of Video Games

There are moments in life that change you. Some obvious, others subtle—influence only obvious in retrospect. But in my life, each radically shifted how I came to think, write, and report about games.
Patrick Klepek
12.25.18
Gaming

How to Actually Finish ‘Red Dead Redemption 2’

Very few people have finished Rockstar's lengthy cowboy simulator since release, but it's worth it.
Jordan Pearson
12.5.18
Motherboard

YouTuber Suspended for Video of Killing Feminist in 'Red Dead Redemption 2'

What was most disturbing was that it found such a rabid audience, so quickly, and which in no uncertain terms proclaimed its hatred of feminists.
Emanuel Maiberg
11.7.18
Red Dead Redemption 2

'Red Dead Redemption 2' Is a Game of Big Mistakes and Little Victories

The redeeming details in a flawed epic.
Rob Zacny
11.7.18
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We Celebrate 200 Episodes of Waypoint Radio with a Slew of Games

Episode 200 is here, and we have 'Red Dead Redemption 2,' 'Grip: Combat Racing,' 'Dark Souls,' and a very special Blade Runner-inspired RPG.
Danielle Riendeau
11.5.18
Letter Series

It's Worth Keeping 'Red Dead Redemption 2' at a Distance

There are moments where you can almost forget the context, both in-fiction and real-world, that inform this uneven Western.
Patrick Klepek
11.5.18
Motherboard

‘Red Dead Redemption 2’ Players Are Excited to Attack and Kill Feminists in the Game

Rockstar Games included a historically accurate portrayal of women fighting for their right to vote, and players are making the worst of it.
Emanuel Maiberg
11.5.18
Letter Series

'Red Dead Redemption 2' Is Defined By Its Rough Edges

From reported labor abuses to a total dedication to its languid frontier fantasy, 'Red Dead Redemption 2' is messy as hell.
Austin Walker
11.2.18
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