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Podcasts

Listen to Episode 9 of the Waypoint UK Podcast: Unpicking ‘Persona 5’ and ‘Nier: Automata’

Here be spoilers. Again, HERE BE SPOILERS. Don’t say we didn’t warn you.
Mike Diver
4.20.17
Nier Automata

Hardcore Girls and Bullet Hell: A Conversation with the Makers of 'Nier: Automata'

The multi-faceted RPG has moved from cult interest to mainstream radars, and its' designers are anticipating a hit.
Sayem Ahmed
2.19.17
Best of 2016

Londoners: Drink with Waypoint as We Stream Some of 2016’s Best Games

We’re setting up in the capital’s Loading Bar to share some of the year’s highlights with you.
Mike Diver
12.2.16
Gaming

A Whole Week in the World of ‘Pokémon Go’ Has Left Me a Wreck

I expected to have a little fun with it. Maybe it'd hook me in. But I had no idea how deep this would go.
Sayem Ahmed
7.14.16
Gaming

'Dark Souls III' Director Hidetaka Miyazaki on How the Franchise Has Reached Its Turning Point

This is the end of days, but the game's director wants to assure us that there is beauty beyond the decay.
Sayem Ahmed
3.1.16
VICE vs Video games

‘Xenoblade Chronicles X’ Is 2015’s Most Eye-Popping Open-World Game

Monolith Soft's epic-scale JRPG looks and feels entirely unlike any other game out there, and is well worth taking a chance on.
Sayem Ahmed
12.1.15
VICE vs Video games

‘Persona 4’ Was the Game That Showed Me a Childhood Beyond My Muslim Household

The JRPG helped me face my own "shadow" and overcome my social obstacles.
Sayem Ahmed
9.28.15
VICE vs Video games

The Terrific ‘Super Mario Maker’ Teased Me into Making My Own Game, but It Went Terribly

Nintendo's new create-your-own-levels tool kit is so easy to use I assumed I could transfer my skills elsewhere. But, nope.
Sayem Ahmed
9.3.15
VICE vs Video games

First Love and Awkwardness: Inside the Mind of ‘Life Is Strange’ Co-Director Michel Koch

Koch explains the DNA of the game's Warren character, and how we all have a dark side within us.
Sayem Ahmed
8.4.15