Video Archive

Silent lambs: Child sexual abuse and the Jehovah’s Witnesses

Jehovah’s Witnesses are on a quest to save the ‘wicked’ from damnation. For victims of sexual abuse within the organisation, however, that quest has seen perpetrators shielded from justice

Life with the hookers of Hawera

The Spinoff is proud to debut our Frame documentary series produced by Wrestler and funded by NZ on Air. The first is The Hookers of Hawera, about life in and around a small-town brothel named 'Shh…'.

VIDEO: The Spinoff’s royal wedding watch, live from England

The royal wedding is tomorrow, and The Spinoff has a correspondent on the ground for all the late-breaking Meghan and Harry news. Let's check in with him.

Auckland City Limits primer: The return of the D4 (WATCH)

Rock revivalists The D4 have reformed for a final hurrah at Auckland City Limits and the closing of the Kings Arms. To help prepare you for ACL, The Spinoff retraces their career in 106 seconds.

Two townies try to start a farm in Back 2 The Land: Episode One

Two grown men who have never done a hard day's work in their life try to start a farm together the only way they know how: In a video game. Watch gaming editor Sam Brooks and Adam Goodall try (and fail) to start a farm in popular-in-Europe game Farming Simulator 17.

Kiwis of Snapchat – Summer Series: the secret phallic imagery in NZ movies

What did the whale represent in Whalerider? What was Sam Neil's gun in Hunt for the Wilderpeople really supposed to be? Find out inside ...

Kiwis of Snapchat – Summer Series: how to get on the Auckland property ladder

If you've been looking for way to buy a house in Auckland: this is it.

Summer reissue: The worst Crash Bandicoot session ever recorded by man

The 'highlights' of the attempt by José Barbosa and Madeleine Chapman to play Crash Bandicoot: the N.sane trilogy. 

On The Reg livestream highlights: Hidden Agenda

Two men try their hand at one of these newfangled collaborative games and boy are they confused!

(WATCH) Kaupapa On the Couch: Parihaka

What was Parihaka? And what does it mean for us today?

Cindy, Ella and me: Paula Bennett on her turn at the New Zealand Music Awards

Paula Bennett has some choice words for those who crossed her at the music awards last night.

Watch: two men go in search of Call Of Duty zombie kills – and find themselves instead

Call Of Duty WWII is out on the shelves and we try out the zombie local co-op portion.

WATCH: Everything you missed during the swearing in of parliament

An annotated video guide to all the best, weirdest moments of yesterday's proceedings.

On The ‘Reg: let’s play WWE 2K18

Heart pounding in-ring action as two work colleagues go head to head in a match for the ages.

(WATCH) Kaupapa on the Couch: Rivers are people too!

What do we mean when we refer to our mountains and rivers as ancestors? Leonie Hayden looks at the world-leading legislation that recognises Te Urewera national park and the Whanganui River as people.

Kiwis of Snapchat: real internet comments about Jacinda Ardern (WATCH)

A peak behind the screens of real internet commenters with strong opinions about the new PM.

(WATCH) A whole bunch of men talking over women the night Jacinda won

Trigger warning: boorish dudes jabbering away

Kiwis of Snapchat new government poetry slam (WATCH)

What is everyone thinking after Winston Peters' announcement last night? The stars of Election 2017 tell us – in rhyme.

Kiwis of Snapchat: Julie Anne Genter, Green Party MP

What's the US-born MP got planned for Winston's announcement?

On The ‘Reg highlights – Middle Earth: Shadow of War

Two men play the new Lord of the Rings game and there is much shanking of orcs.

Top of the Pile #11: When It Hits The Fan

Another day and another zombie run and gun shooter blood bath.

Top of the Pile #10: Marvel vs. Capcom Infinite

José and Joseph go head to head in an excruciating exchange of fisticuffs.