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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
the darkness

Mike Patton’s the Best Rock Star to Have Ever Rolled Into Video Games

The Faith No More frontman lit up 'The Darkness,' now celebrating its 10th anniversary.
Mike Diver
6.19.17
Podcasts

Episode 13 of the Waypoint UK Podcast is a Parenting Special

Because as gaming grows up, so do its players—and then they make little players of their own. And what then? We talk about ch-ch-ch-changes.
Mike Diver
6.15.17
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
Podcasts

Listen to Episode 6 of the Waypoint UK Podcast: The Switch Effect

Three men talk about Nintendo and Zelda for almost an hour. It’s a podcast!
Mike Diver
3.9.17
nintendo

The Elderly Nintendo is the Truest Punk of 2017 Console Gaming

From the Future of Technology issue of VICE's UK magazine, a look at how one of gaming's oldest-timers still Switches things up.
Mike Diver
2.12.17
Nintendo Switch

Here's What You Need to Know About the New Nintendo Switch

Nintendo's much-speculated-about next console has had its official reveal—so we can all stop making shit up now.
Mike Diver
10.20.16
Morrowind

Why 'Skyrim' Forever Remains in the Shadow of 'Morrowind'

Fans of The Elder Scrolls maintain the third game is the series' best—and its makers have paid attention since the missteps of 'Oblivion.'
Jim Trinca
10.17.16
Star Trek: Bridge Crew

'Star Trek: Bridge Crew' Is My Favorite Multiplayer VR Experience So Far

I'm no Trekkie, but working as part of a team of real people to defeat a virtual reality Klingon menace was a true delight.
Mike Diver
10.14.16
Batman

Telltale's Bloody 'Batman' Shows How the Studio's 'Game of Thrones' Should Have Been

The new episode of this interactive Gotham story spills way more blood than expected, setting a precedent for where <em>Game of Thrones</em> goes next.
Mike Diver
10.13.16
What We've Been Playing

What We've Been Playing: September 2016

What (two of) the team at Waypoint was playing last month.
Mike Diver
10.12.16
Game Conventions

What Do Game Developers Actually Get Out of Game Conventions?

We went to EGX in Birmingham to ask a host of video game makers about the stress, strains, and strengths of the modern convention.
Holly Nielsen
10.11.16
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