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Games Reviews

‘Dragon Quest Builders 2’ Is a Giant To-Do List, and I Love It

It's better than the original in nearly every way.
Cameron Kunzelman
7.11.19
Games Podcasts

Here's What We Learned About 'Watch Dogs: Legion' After an Hour with the Game

Plus, hands on with 'Roller Champions' and all the news from the Ubisoft and Square-Enix press conferences.
VICE Staff
6.12.19
Games Opinion

We Need to Talk About 'Final Fantasy VII' And Spoilers

A whole generation of players didn't experience [blank]. Are we allowed to talk about [blank]?
Patrick Klepek
5.15.19
Games Podcasts

'Rage 2' Just Makes Us Want to Play 2016's 'Doom' Again

And dang, we have some opinions about 'Final Fantasy VII.'
Patrick Klepek
5.13.19
Kingdom Hearts

Why Kingdom Hearts Means So Damn Much to People

I asked folks to explain their connection to Kingdom Hearts. It's not because of Disney, but identity, loss, grief, growing up, and so much more.
Patrick Klepek
4.9.19
Podcasts

Lore Reasons' Season Finale Is Here With Your Letters, Questions, And More

And no, we don't know what we're doing next. But soon.
Patrick Klepek
4.9.19
Kingdom Hearts

Kingdom Hearts' True Magic Isn't Disney, It's Men Showing Vulnerability

The Square Enix mashup franchise hasn't lasted more than 15 years because you can visit the world of 'Frozen,' it's the surprising meditation on toxic masculinity.
Patrick Klepek
3.18.19
Podcasts

Austin's Here Now, Entertain Him: We Talk Mechs, Kingdom Hearts, THQ, More

These podcasts are supposed be an hour, but woops we talked about the 2015 movie 'Pan' for 30 minutes.
Patrick Klepek
3.5.19
Postscript

'Kingdom Hearts III' Has Great Storytelling, No Matter How Silly the Tale

The series may get ragged on for bombastic lore, but the third game ends in a satisfying way.
Cameron Kunzelman
3.4.19
Podcasts

Our Latest Kingdom Hearts Deep Dive Catches Up to 'Kingdom Hearts III'

Lore Reasons returns to closely overanalyze 'Dream Drop Distance.' This time with beer.
Patrick Klepek
2.18.19
Podcasts

Episode 3 of Our Kingdom Hearts Deep Dive Takes Us to the Digital World

The power of friendship transcends even the most secure firewall.
Austin Walker
2.9.19
Podcasts

Waypoint Continues to "Explain" the Lore of Kingdom Hearts, Part 2 of ??

This was supposed to be an experiment. Now, we're in the deep end, and you need to join us.
Patrick Klepek
2.1.19
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