Horizon Forbidden West Patch 1.14 Adds A Ton Of Fancy Features

screenshot: Sony/Kotaku stray! Final Fantasy XVI! Tea Resident Evil 4 remake! Sony’s big not-E3 State of Play showcase, held last night, was unexpectedly packed. But amid the fray flew a kernel of under-the-radar news for a game that’s already out: Horizon Forbidden West received a wave of much-requested features, including a new game plus, in … Read more

Resident Evil 4, Stray, Final Fantasy XVI

We can finally conclude, after a quiet few months, that the Summer Video Game Hype Season has now well and truly started, as Sony unleashed its big State Of Play press conference today—just a week ahead of Geoff Keighley’s Summer Games Fest, which we can safely assume will bury us all under an avalanche of … Read more

Pokémon Scarlet And Violet Offer More Diverse Character Options

screenshot: Game Freak / Kotaku Of all the details revealed in yesterday’s pokemon scarlet and Purple news, one of the more subtle highlights was revealed in fleeting glances. For the first time in the franchise, it looks like character customization might have begun to acknowledge a neglected section of its fanbase. Pokemon games’ range of … Read more

Smash Bros. Ultimate Shaken Up By Its Own Wave – Dashing Moment

screenshot: nintendo Super Smash Bros. Ultimate fans are obsessed with ranking the game’s extensive, crossover cast of video game characters in tier lists. Tier lists constantly change to reflect alterations to the game’s meta, caused by balance updates released by Nintendo, but also players finding new techniques. Tea Smash community recently found a new technique … Read more

Smash Bros. Ultimate Shaken Up By Its Own Wave – Dashing Moment

screenshot: nintendo Super Smash Bros. Ultimate fans are obsessed with ranking the game’s extensive, crossover cast of video game characters in tier lists. Tier lists constantly change to reflect alterations to the game’s meta, caused by balance updates released by Nintendo, but also players finding new techniques. Tea Smash community recently found a new technique … Read more

Elden Ring Player Relentlessly Pummels Malenia Until DLC Drops

“I won’t be defeated so easily.” Malenia, probably.screenshot: FromSoftware / JPNBusinessman Elden Ring is gigantic. The Lands Between is full of stuff to see, like cut content that reveals entire quest lines gold some of the best drip around. Yet still, a vocal set of players can’t stop clamoring for a little bit of that … Read more

Retro Game Collector Accused Of Selling $100k Worth Of Fakes

Photo: BBPCGC The retro PC game collecting scene was rocked by an unexpected scandal last week when a prominent member of the community, who was also a moderator of a major Facebook group, was accused of selling people fake copies of classic games. Enrico Ricciardi, who for years has been an active member of the … Read more

Where To Watch And What To Expect

Where To Watch And What To Expect

screenshot: Square-Enix This year’s not-E3-but-basically-E3 kicks off on Thursday with Sony’s big summer State of Play showcase. PlayStation has already had a pretty banner year, thanks to a number of exclusives (Horizon Forbidden West, Gran Turismo 7, Ghostwire: Tokyo) and a forthcoming revamp of its subscription services. But there’s a lot more in the pipe. … Read more

Diablo Immortal’s Loot Boxes Stop Its Release In Some Countries

Image: Blizzard Well, here’s some bad news for people who live in Belgium or the Netherlands and are excited to play Diablo Immortal, Blizzard’s upcoming free-to-play dungeon crawler out June 2 on PC and mobile devices. It turns out, due to local loot box laws, that Blizzard’s next action RPG won’t be released in either … Read more

Fake Bloodborne Remastered News Duped Hardcore FromSoft Fans

screenshot: FromSoftware If you spent any time on the internet this weekend, you might’ve seen some news about Bloodborne Remastered coming to PC and PS5 this August. The announcement came from what appeared to be a widely known entertainment and gaming news account by someone named nibellionwho has been on Twitter since at least May … Read more