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We Haven't Covered 'Kingdom Come: Deliverance.' Let's Talk About Why.

On the podcast, we delve into the deeply complicated history of this week's surprise hit.
Patrick Klepek
3 days ago
Modders
Modders

This Modder Has Spent Years Turning 'Prison Architect' Into a Soviet Gulag

Since 2014, ApolloLV has been chipping away at a mod attempting to convey one of the great horrors of the USSR.
Patrick Klepek
2.12.18
Games and Politics
Games and Politics

Watch Waypoint's Own Austin Walker Give a Talk On Games and Politics

What does it mean to make and play video games during a time of political struggle and social turmoil?
Austin Walker
2.9.18
politics
politics

These DACA Recipients Once Found Solace in Games. Now, They Need Action.

We catch up with the undocumented immigrants Waypoint spoke with in 2017, as the DACA deadline nears.
Patrick Klepek
1.31.18
Podcasts
Podcasts

Should You Feel Bad Killing the Monsters of 'Monster Hunter: World'?

On today’s podcast, we wrestle with the moments Capcom’s game made us uncomfortable.
Patrick Klepek
1.30.18
Modders
Modders

This 'Civ VI' Mod is Translating Trump's Real-Life Policies into the Game

When Trump proposes budget cuts to science, that's going to impact what it's like to play as Trump in the game, too.
Patrick Klepek
1.29.18
Podcasts
Podcasts

We Discuss How Gaming and Politics Went Hand-in-Hand in 2017

From Trump to labor disputes, 2017 was a year in which it was impossible to talk about video games without considering politics.
Patrick Klepek
12.26.17
The Pantheon of Games
The Pantheon of Games

The Mythical Year of Too Many Good Games

It has been a year of anxiety, exhaustion, and struggle. Thankfully, it's also been a year of great games.
Austin Walker
12.25.17
Puerto Rico
Puerto Rico

A Light in the Darkness: Portable Gaming in Hurricane-Wrecked Puerto Rico

Falmung hasn't had power for months. It's unclear when he'll get power back. For now, he focuses on charging his devices.
Patrick Klepek
12.7.17
Wolfenstein
Wolfenstein

The Most Shocking Scene in 'The New Colossus' Shouldn't Work, But It Does

When a character referenced, but not shown, in the original game makes an appearance, everything stops.
Patrick Klepek
12.4.17
Pokemon Go
Pokemon Go

What Should the Government Do When 'Pokemon Go' Causes Real World Damage?

If this recent case in Milwaukee is any indication, there aren't many options.
Cameron Kunzelman
12.2.17
Life Is Strange
Life Is Strange

The Voice Actors Strike Over, Ashly Burch Is Returning to 'Life is Strange'

Burch will reprise her role as Chloe Price for a final episode called "Farewell."
Patrick Klepek
11.30.17