Many articles have been published about Kentucky Route Zero, and its developers have participated in multiple written interviews.
- 'Kentucky Route Zero' is a bluegrass adventure with robots and cats by Andrew Webster. October 26, 2012.
- Wot I Think: Kentucky Route Zero Act I by Adam Smith. January 11, 2013.
- Interview: Kentucky Route Zero's Mountain Of Meanings by Nathan Grayson. January 22, 2013.
- Where the road takes you: investigating Kentucky Route Zero by Dan Whitehead. January 28, 2013.
- Road to the IGF: Cardboard Computer's Kentucky Route Zero by Mike Rose. January 29, 2013.
- From Kickstarter to burgeoning cult hit, we explore the origins of Kentucky Route Zero by Adam Rosenber. February 5, 2013.
- On Kentucky Route Zero, Act 1 by Tara Ogaick. March 11, 2013.
- Breathe In The Road: Cardboard Computer and Kentucky Route Zero by Charlie Hall. April 11, 2013.
- Kentucky Fried Zero parts 1, 2, and 3, by Magnus Hildebrandt (English translations by Dennis Kogel and Josefiene Pertosa).
- https://web.archive.org/web/20140722233959/http://superlevel.de/spiele/indie-spiele/kentucky-fried-zero-english-edition/ April 21, 2013.
- https://web.archive.org/web/20160310212728/https://superlevel.de/spiele/kentucky-fried-zero-act-2-english-edition/ July 24, 2013.
- https://web.archive.org/web/20170710030956/https://superlevel.de/spiele/kentucky-fried-zero-act-3-english-edition/ February 27, 2015.
- 'Taking genre conventions as your starting point is kinda boring' by Kris Ligman. May 29, 2013.
- Wot I Think: Kentucky Route Zero Act II by John Walker. June 4, 2013.
- The Making Of: Kentucky Route Zero by Edge staff. October 10, 2013.
- Making 'Kentucky Route Zero,' a Magical Realist Adventure in Five Acts by Michael Rougeau. December 12, 2013.
- The Indifference of 'Kentucky Route Zero' to the Platonic Ideal of Video Games by Eric Swain. December 17, 2013.
- Interview: Cardboard Computer by Benjamin Filitz. February 20, 2014.
- "Try to Perceive Life": An Interview with Kentucky Route Zero Developers Jake Elliot and Tamas Kemenczy by Drew Dixon. May 2, 2014.
- Wot I Think: Kentucky Route Zero – Act III by Adam Smith. May 7, 2014.
- The Kentucky Route Zero Guide To Film by Brandon Boyer. May 20, 2014.
- Kentucky Route Zero's Musical Centerpiece and the Power of Choice by Ansh Patel. July 14, 2014.
- The Poetics of Space by Cara Ellison. January 3, 2015.
- Pulling the Strings by Lindsey Joyce. February 7, 2015.
- A Psychogeography Of Games #1: Kentucky Route Zero by Hannah Nicklin. July 3, 2015.
- The Point N' Click meets Modernism — Frost, Joyce, and Conrad in Cardboard Computer’s Kentucky Route Zero by Hannah Nicklin. December 16, 2015.
- Where the hell is 'Kentucky Route Zero'? by Jessica Conditt. February 16, 2016.
- Opened World: Art Imitates Art by Miguel Penabella. March 27, 2016.
- Finding poetry in the caves beneath Kentucky by eli fessler. April 19, 2016.
- What Makes Kentucky Route Zero's Dialogue So Good? by Alex Wiltshire. June 3, 2016.
- We Talked to Cardboard Computer About ‘Kentucky Route Zero’ and the Politics of Debt by Lewis Gordon. June 27, 2016.
- Wot I Think: Kentucky Route Zero Act IV by Alec Meer. July 22, 2016.
- American Spaces, American Burdens by Carolyn Petit. July 23, 2016.
- The Unsteady Steadying The Unsteady by Cara Ellison. August 11, 2016.
- A Melancholy Journey Through the Lost American Dream by Laura Hudson. August 16, 2016.
- Kentucky Route Zero: How Ben Babbitt scored a Lynchian modern classic by Lewis Gordon. August 23, 2016.
- Kentucky Route Zero's android musicians are releasing a whole album by Reid McCarter. August 23, 2016.
- Play Kentucky Route Zero now, before it’s too late by Dan Solberg. September 30, 2016.
- Kentucky Route Zero, Act IV: All but Done by Richard Herndon. January 22, 2017.
- Welcome to The Zero: the making of Kentucky Route Zero's open road by Joe Donnelly. January 27, 2017.
- Reexamining the American Road Trip in Kentucky Route Zero by Patrick Larose. September 2, 2017.
- The Forgetting Game by Sam Dibella. November 29, 2017.
- The Making of Kentucky Route Zero – Games™ Magazine, Issue 194. November 30, 2017.
- Video killed the video star: on "Un Pueblo De Nada" by Cardboard Computer by Robert Yang. February 2, 2018.
- The Dismantled Book of 'Kentucky Route Zero' by Preston Johnston. February 5, 2018.
- Opened World: Kentucky Route Zero Acts I, II, III, and IV by Miguel Penabella.
- http://www.haywiremag.com/columns/opened-world-kentucky-route-zero-act-i/ March 7, 2018.
- http://www.haywiremag.com/columns/opened-world-kentucky-route-zero-act-ii/ April 1, 2018.
- http://www.haywiremag.com/columns/opened-world-kentucky-route-zero-act-iii/ May 10, 2018.
- http://www.haywiremag.com/columns/opened-world-kentucky-route-zero-act-iv/ July 17, 2018.
- The Scenographic South by Miguel Penabella. April 26, 2018.
- Player Two: An Interview with Ben Babbitt by Miguel Penabella. July 31, 2019.
- Critical Compilation: Kentucky Route Zero by Nicholas O’Brien. September 26, 2019.
- Why Kentucky Route Zero is the most important game of the decade by Chris Plante. November 12, 2019.
- Hard Times: Revisiting Acts I-IV of Kentucky Route Zero While Desperately Looking for Work by Carolyn Petit. January 25, 2020.
- Kentucky Route Zero's final act was worth the wait by Andrew Webster. January 27, 2020.
- Kentucky Route Zero Review: Hard Times Served by Caty McCarthy. January 27, 2020.
- This is the end of 'Kentucky Route Zero' by Jessica Conditt. January 27, 2020.
- Kentucky Route Zero review: a grim road trip about the stops along the way by Russ Frushtick. January 27, 2020.
- Kentucky Route Zero is immersive theater for your Nintendo Switch by Scott Stein. January 28, 2020.
- The long road to Kentucky Route Zero by Andrew Webster. January 28, 2020.
- How the creators of Kentucky Route Zero ended their seven-year saga by Andrew Kuhar. January 28, 2020.
- "It Feels Like We Made 10 Games:" Kentucky Route Zero at the End of the Road by Caty McCarthy. January 28, 2020.
- A Dystopian, David Lynch-Inspired Video Game That Leaves Its Meaning Up to You by Dan Schindel. January 28, 2020.
- 'Kentucky Route Zero' Pays Off on Nine Years of Hope and Doubt by Austin Walker. January 29, 2020.
- The Tragedy and Mystery of the 'Best Game of the Decade' by Laura Hudson. January 29, 2020.
- Kentucky Route Zero's 'Multiplayer' Isn't What You'd Expect, But It Fits by Riley MacLeod. January 29, 2020.
- USG Game of the Month for January 2020: Kentucky Route Zero Gave Us a Brilliant Final Act by Caty McCarthy. January 30, 2020.
- It Took Nearly 10 Years to Finish 'Kentucky Route Zero,' But It's Done by Patrick Klepek. January 30, 2020.
- Wot I Think – Kentucky Route Zero: Act V by Alec Meer. January 30, 2020.
- « Kentucky Route Zero » est-il le jeu vidéo narratif le plus influent de la décennie ? by Corentin Lamy. February 3, 2020.
- Kentucky Route Zero review: A point-and-click adventure well worth the wait by Carli Velocci. February 3, 2020.
- The creators of Kentucky Route Zero open up about the ending of their game by Chris Plante. February 5, 2020.
- 'Kentucky Route Zero' Creators on Finding Hope and the Burden of 4K Gaming by Lewis Gordon. February 14, 2020.