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Gaming

  1. legal battles
    Alfonso Ribeiro Shimmies Away From Fortnite Lawsuit Over Carlton DanceGetting a copyright for a dance move remains a murky issue.
  2. best of 2019
    The Best Video Games of 2019 (So Far)The start of the year is no longer a dead zone, as 2019 has already seen weird PC games, white-knuckle flight simulators, and horror nightmares.
  3. game review
    Crackdown 3 Is What It’d Feel Like If Netflix Made a Video GameIt’s a fun enough game, so long as you’re only paying $10 to play it through Xbox’s subscription service.
  4. game review
    Far Cry: New Dawn Is a Sillier, Better Version of Far Cry 5The newest Far Cry game is a textbook example of creativity springing from tight restrictions.
  5. fortnite
    The ‘Flossin’ Kid Is the Latest Person to Sue Fortnite for Stealing His DanceHe’s the fourth person to accuse the game of dance theft.
  6. best of 2018
    The 10 Best Video Games of 2018Superheroes, Norse mythology, and a Wild West masterpiece.
  7. gaming
    Red Dead Redemption 2 Is Pure, Chaotic Fun on HorsebackSaddle up for one of the year’s most anticipated video games.
  8. video games
    The Making of Rockstar Games’ Red Dead Redemption 2How the creator of the megahit Grand Theft Auto digitized the West for its next blockbuster.
  9. fall preview 2018
    11 New Video Games to Play This FallWill Fallout 76 live up to the hype?
  10. The 25 Best Board-Game Mobile AppsReady to graduate from Settlers of Catan? These are the best places to start, no friends nearby required.
  11. The Best Video Games of 2018 (So Far)God of War, A Way Out, Celeste, Minit, and more.
  12. gaming
    King of Kong’s Billy Mitchell Has Been Stripped of His Donkey Kong RecordsProlific gamer? More like prolific cheater.
  13. spring preview
    9 Video Games We Can’t Wait to Play This SpringSo, uh, how about that Far Cry game?
  14. Video Games Don’t Know How to Handle Current EventsWhen video games take inspiration from the news, do they have an obligation to treat those issues delicately?
  15. vulture lists
    The 100 Hardest Video-Game Bosses, RankedFrom gods and zombies to a ship and a song, the one trait they all share is an ability to end your game swiftly.
  16. youtube
    YouTuber PewDiePie Apologizes for Using the N-Word During Livestream“In the heat of the moment, I said the worst word I could possibly think of, and it just sorta slipped out.”
  17. Which Game of Thrones Board Game Is Right for Your House?When you play the games of Thrones, you win, die, or collect a lot of colorful cards.
  18. How 6 High-Strategy Board Games Fit Into the Orphan Black UniverseIt’s the most board-game-friendly TV show since Parks & Recreation introduced the world to The Cones of Dunshire.
  19. vulture cover story
    Video Games Are Better Than Real LifeMany Americans have replaced work hours with game play — and ended up happier. Which wouldn’t surprise most gamers.
  20. a rare post on gaming
    Pretty Little Liars Launches Mobile GameGot a secret, can you (virtually) keep it?
  21. new york comic con 2016
    Westworld Creators on BioShock’s Influence“Among the most literate and thoughtful pieces of entertainment that I’ve seen in the last ten years.”
  22. gaming
    Rick and Morty’s Justin Roiland Starts VR StudioHe’s calling it Squanchtendo.
  23. gaming
    South Park VR Video Game Has Fart TechnologyOf course it’s called Nosulus Rift.
  24. Uncharted 4: The Greatest Story Ever PlayedHow Naughty Dog — the developer behind the year’s most anticipated video game — makes summer blockbusters interactive.
  25. last night on late night
    Conan and PewDiePie Journey to the Stone AgeBadgers were very different back then. Owls, not so much.
  26. star wars countdown
    Star Wars: Battlefront Doesn’t Have the Immersion That You’re Looking ForAs the name implies, the game is about shooting things. The series was about more than that.
  27. Why Video-Game Culture Is Stuck Between Leftism and LibertariansAn interview with the author of How to Talk About Videogames.
  28. Jimmy Kimmel Tried to Do YouTube GamingAwkward City. Population: Jimmy.
  29. Gaming Nerd Nick Offerman Is Auctioning Off his MoustacheRemember how Nick Offerman is the best? Well, later this week, he is auctioning off Ron Swanson’s moustache from last season. WHAT!? WHA!? […]
  30. pac-man
    Watch Pac-Man: The Movie, a Homemade Sci-Fi TributeSo, like, if Tron were yellow … ?
  31. video games
    Watch a Homemade, Live-Action Short, Mega Man X8-bit IRL.
  32. games
    Watch Joel McHale in a Super-Meta Viral Campaign for Nintendo 3DSCan a video go viral if it’s about going viral? Joel McHale investigates.
  33. M*A*S*H*: The Video Game on the Atari 2600I write video games and I write and perform comedy. Both keep the lights on and I love both very, very much. Therefore, the ultimate […]