Nier Automata

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Hey, Xbox Nerds, This Is Your Reminder to Play 'Nier: Automata'

There is no grand message behind this. It’s on Xbox One now. Play it.
Patrick Klepek
6.28.18
Postscript
Postscript

We Need More Games with Ursula Le Guin's Idea of Flexible Resistance

How might games take up the banner dropped by our loss of Le Guin?
Cameron Kunzelman
1.26.18
The Pantheon of Games
The Pantheon of Games

Danika Harrod's Top 10 Games of 2017

Sometimes laughing, crying, and singing karaoke with your sworn brother are the best medicine for a terrible year.
Danika Harrod
12.28.17
The Pantheon of Games
The Pantheon of Games

Fanfic: The Trials of the False Oracle

Everyone's (least) favorite know-it-all from 'Nier: Automata' learns a lesson.
Jennifer Unkle
12.27.17
The Pantheon of Games
The Pantheon of Games

Patrick Klepek's Top 10 Games of 2017

2017 was a year of bullshit. But it was ALSO a year of sad robots, horrifying monsters, and chicken dinners.
Patrick Klepek
12.27.17
The Pantheon of Games
The Pantheon of Games

The Best Games of 2017: Day 2

Whether you were running from terrifying, nameless foes or facing them head on, the games of 2017 were all about war, lore, and... good music.
Patrick Klepek
Carli Velocci
Janine Hawkins
Dante Douglas
Jack de Quidt
12.26.17
Tacoma
Tacoma

'Tacoma' Doesn't Reach Heights of 'Gone Home,' But It's Damn Good Sci-Fi

The developers of 2013's groundbreaking adventure game have returned with a short but sweet tale, this time in space.
Patrick Klepek
8.1.17
Podcasts
Podcasts

Episode 14 of the Waypoint UK Podcast Is All About 2017’s Best Games So Far

Because it’s the end of June, so of course it is. We’re talking Zelda, ‘Horizon Zero Dawn,’ ‘Detention,’ ‘Edith Finch’ and many more.
Mike Diver
6.29.17
E3 2017
E3 2017

Square Enix’s E3 NieR Stream Was Extremely NieR

With musical numbers, fan-favorite characters, and nihilism, it was some perfect, NieR-ass nonsense.
Janine Hawkins
6.19.17
Nier Automata
Nier Automata

Does the Designer Behind ‘Nier: Automata’ Believe in God?

The unconventional mind behind one of this year’s most surprising games answers our questions.
Patrick Klepek
6.5.17
Podcasts
Podcasts

Giant Bomb’s Alex Navarro Joins Us to Spoil Nier: Automata

You asked for it. We, uh, waited a few weeks later to deliver. You're welcome.
Patrick Klepek
4.30.17
Podcasts
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