Kate Gray

Podcasts

Listen to Episode 10 of the Waypoint UK Podcast: Discussing ‘Prey’ and Other Alien Horrors

Arkane’s new sci-fi game comes under the spotlight—plus, of all the Alien films to watch first, ‘Prometheus’?
Mike Diver
5.4.17
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
A Normal Lost Phone

'A Normal Lost Phone' Is Anything But a Normal Dive Into Video Game Storytelling

A conversation about curiosity and consequences with the game’s programmer Diane Landais.
Kate Gray
3.31.17
Cuteness

GDC Showed Me That 2017 Is the Year of Cuteness

I thought I knew cute just fine. That was until I rolled up at this year’s Game Developers Conference in San Francisco, where it’d become practically weaponized.
Kate Gray
3.8.17
Podcasts

Listen to Episode 5 of the Waypoint UK Podcast: Loved Up and a Little Lusty

It’s almost Valentine’s, so naturally we’re talking about those times games try to get sexy.
Mike Diver
2.9.17
The Dating Game

Lessons in Love from Dating the Undateables in Harvest Moon

Do you settle for the girl-next-door, simple and easy to impress? Or do you rock up to the school reunion with a goddess on your arm?
Kate Gray
1.27.17
Do It Yourself

I’ve Made My First Video Game, and I Feel Amazing

I’m not sure what, exactly, makes you a developer. But I think I am one, now. Sure: I am officially a game developer!
Kate Gray
12.13.16
Views My Own

Enclosure or Escape: What the Ocean Can Mean in Video Games

For so long a barrier to exploration, now developers should be looking to the seas to expand our gaming adventures.
Kate Gray
12.10.16
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
Indie Gaming

‘One Night Stand’ Highlights the Awkwardness of Sex, Rather Than the Act Itself

Lucy Blundell’s depiction of a post-hookup hangover expertly captures the anxiety of real-world "what just happened" morning afters.
Kate Gray
12.2.16
Do It Yourself

I’m Making My First Video Game, and It’s Both Terrifying and Truly Lovely

My code keeps breaking. Errors flash up on my screen, tiny red exclamation marks freaking me out. What did I do, and how do I fix it?
Kate Gray
10.28.16
Podcasts

Listen to Episode 9 of the VICE Gaming Podcast

We're joined by Roll7's John Ribbins, designer of the award-winning <em>OlliOlli</em>, and writer Kate Gray to talk video games and human hand lamination. Obviously.
Mike Diver
9.23.16