world war 2

Games Features

Grandson Makes WWII Game Based on 92-Year-Old Grandmother's Tragic Memories

'Brukel' takes inspiration from games like 'Gone Home' to capture what it was like to grow up on the frontlines of war.
Patrick Klepek

Poland wants Germany to pay “significant reparations” over WWII

Tim Hume
international women's day

How Thrill-Seeking Gearhead Beatrice Shilling Helped Win World War II

On the motorcycle track and in the male-dominated sphere of engineering, Beatrice Shilling knew how to shred.
Becky Ferreira
Sniper Elite

'Sniper Elite 4' Aims for Triple-A, But Has An Indie Heart

Rebellion’s latest has the surface-level looks of a big game, but it’s indie, through and through—which means tempering expectations.
Mike Diver

Inside the Dutch Bakery That Doubles as a DIY World War II Museum

Come for a baguette, stay for the helmets that Tiësto's grandfather turned into colanders.
Frederieke van der Molen, texte : Charlotte Simons
Frederieke van der Molen, Words: Charlotte Simons

The VICE Morning Bulletin

The Pentagon announces the release of 15 Guantanamo detainees, Trump promises the "extreme vetting" of Muslim migrants, US Olympic runner Allyson Felix makes history winning silver, and more.
VICE Staff

Photos of Polish People Marching on the Anniversary of the Warsaw Uprising

The yearly tradition marks the struggle against Nazi Germany that began on August 1, 1944, and ended tragically for the Poles 63 days later.
Mikolaj Maluchnik
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Archeologists Have Found a Holocaust Escape Tunnel Dug with Spoons

The underground tunnel is believed to have helped at least 12 Jewish prisoners escape from a Nazi extermination site in Lithuania.
VICE Staff
Hawaiian food

The History Behind Why Hawaiians Are Obsessed With Spam

Hawaii consumes 7 million cans of Spam a year and there are only 1.42 million of us currently living in the islands—let that sink in a little bit. Nonetheless, Spam is both a blessing and a curse to Hawaiian cuisine.
Mark “Gooch” Noguchi
war and conflict

The Last Spy: An Interview With Churchill's French Secret Agent

VICE News spoke to the last living French member of the Special Operations Executive, a British spy unit set up during World War II to gather intelligence and support the French Resistance.
Matthieu Jublin

Auschwitz 70th Anniversary Renews Debate over Concentration Camp's Future

This year's commemoration has drawn focus to the troubled questions of how, when, and, indeed, whether Auschwitz should be preserved for future generations
Katie Engelhart

I'm Short, Not Stupid Presents: 'Sort (No Man’s Land)'

An eerie movie about war, death, and friendship that combines 3D animation and footage from a handheld camera to jarring effect.
Jeffrey Bowers