Sega Master System: a visual compendium is an upcoming coffee table book from Bitmap Books, the same

Sega Master System: a visual compendium is an upcoming coffee table book from Bitmap Books, the same team behind the incredible Super Famicom box art collection.

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Track: Where Are You Now?

Track: Where Are You Now? | Artist: Lady Leshurr | Album: N/AKotaku Soundtrack is a selection of the stuff we’re listening to at the moment. 

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Fortnite Streamers Make Up The Majority Of Twitch’s Most Popular Streamers

It turns out that there's a pretty significant correlation between playing popular games and being a popular streamer. According to Dexerto, the most popular streamers on Twitch are all best known for their Fortnite playing. In data collection done...

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World Of Warcraft Now Only Requires A Subscription Fee For Content

Blizzard has removed the Battle Chest, a collection of all the content you need to play World of Warcraft, from sale on their own store. The bundle had everything up until the Legion expansion, meaning that the only

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Bro, Relax

André Lima Araújo is a comics artist from Portugal who has worked on series like Black Panther and Generation Gone, which he co-created.You can see more of Araújo’s work at his personal site. Fine Art is a celebration of

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You Can Now Play Most Of World Of Warcraft Just By Subscribing

World of Warcraft has finally gotten with the times. You can now play the game and all but one of its expansion packs just by paying the monthly $15 fee.As of today, you can play World of Warcraft and every

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Fan-Made P.T. Port Cancelled, Teenage Developer Offered Internship At Konami

It has been a few weeks shy of four years since P.T., an acronym for Playable Teaser, released on PlayStation 4. The demo, which was later revealed to be a teaser for Silent Hills, set off a a

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FTL Fans, Crying Suns Is Here For You

Ever since FTL first came out, I’ve been wanting a game just like it, only with more stuff to do. Crying Suns is out here trying to do just that.An upcoming game from a team of French indies, it’s very

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Fortnite Streamer Stages Daring Rescue Of Another Player

The Fortnite Twitter today posted a clip of a streamer, @MrMuselk, noticing another player stuck at the bottom of the game world. Assuming that the other player was out of materials, MrMuselk began building a large and winding staircase

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Looks Like Fortnite Is Getting Kart Cosmetics

Some data mining of Fortnite’s code has discovered that Epic is testing the idea of customising the appearance of the game’s golf karts.Here’s the code in question:Who knows how something like this would work, since the karts are shared on the

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Earther Adidas’ Pledge to Use Recycled Plastic Is a Solid First Step | The A.V.

Earther Adidas’ Pledge to Use Recycled Plastic Is a Solid First Step | The A.V. Club Spielberg’s Jaws adaptation cut the mafia and sex subplots—and made movie history | The Takeout Ask The Salty Waitress: How should I respond when people throw measly

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Every Game Should Copy Rainbow Six’s New Chat Moderation

Earlier this year, Ubisoft said it would be implementing stricter moderation in Rainbow Six Siege to find and sanction players using hate speech. Recently, players have started noticing an uptick in bans being issued and have been discussing it on

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Gearbox Pokes Fun At Aliens: Colonial Marines AI Bug

A few days ago, it was discovered that fixing a typo in the INI file for Aliens: Colonial Marines, Gearbox's incredibly maligned first-person shooter, actually fixed some of the enemy AI. We tested it. Even after knowing what

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What We Loved (And Really Loved) About Sorry To Bother You

Tim Rogers and Gita Jackson had a chance to see Sorry To Bother You, a movie so creative and wild watching feels like being transported briefly to new but familiar universe. We sat down to dissect every bit of this

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Star Citizen Backer Sues To Get $4,500 Back, Loses

Ken Lord used to be a Star Citizen super fan. Once upon a time, he helped fund Roberts Space Industries’ endless maiden voyage with $4,500 of his own money. Now, after years of delays and changes, he wants out. RSI

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Nolan North Will Voice Cayde-6 In Destiny 2: Forsaken

In a strange turn of events, Nolan North will be taking over the voicework for Cayde-6 in Destiny 2: Forsaken. Nathan Fillion was "unavailable" to reprise his role he told Kotaku's Splitscreen podcast. He had this to say about the strange situation. "U...

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This 200GB MicroSD Card Was Already Cheap For Prime Day, and Just Got Even Cheaper

SanDisk 200GB MicroSD Card | $44 | AmazonYou might have seen this 200GB microSD card as part of Amazon’s SanDisk Prime Day savings, but it bears a special callout now, because it just got a couple bucks cheaper than it

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Watch The New Trailer For Call Of Duty: Black Ops 4’s Zombie Mode

In May, Activision revealed the vision for Call of Duty: Black Ops 4, and it didn't include a single-player campaign. Year after year, Call of Duty made a tradition of delivering three avenues of play: the campaign, multiplayer,

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Prime Day’s Anxiety-Smothering Weighted Blanket Deals Are Available Once Again

15 Pound 60" x 80" Weighted Blanket | $75 | Amazon | Promo code 98IFY3T915 Pound 48" x 72"Weighted Blanket | $59 | Amazon | Promo code YIH9WBGT12 Pound 48" x 72" Weighted Blanket | $57 | Amazon | Pr...

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Far Cry 5’s Lost On Mars Is Another Disappointing Expansion

Is there life on Mars? On the surface Far Cry 5’s second DLC seems to answer in the affirmative. The red rock is bursting with armies of alien insects. Some are small. Some are big. Some fly around like Pterodactyls

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Developers Weigh In On Octopath Traveler’s Partial Spoken Dialogue

I'm currently on a role-playing game kick. My time is divided between Ni no Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom, which I'm approximately 60 hours into, and Octopath Traveler, which I just began a day ago. The two games couldn't

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Sonic Mania Adventures Finishes The Fight With Final Episode

Sonic Mania Adventures, the animated shorts centered around Sonic Mania Plus, has ended its five-episode run with the final short today.  Sonic, Tails, Knuckles, Mighty, and Ray join forces to get to the Chaos emeralds before Dr. Eggman can

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Shadow of War Is Now Microtransaction-Free

Middle-earth: Shadow of War came out on October 10, 2017. Two hundred eighty days later, it is now free of all microtransactions. It’s a drastic change and yet another sign that 2017 was a turning point for the video game

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Madden Leadership Changes Yet Again

Madden senior producer Carlos Guerrero is

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1979 Revolution: Black Friday, An Indie Title Based On Iranian Uprising, Hits Switch In August

When 1979 Revolution: Black Friday released on PC last year, we said it was a "quality adventure game that tells a gripping story about people struggling to survive the times and bring about change." In a couple weeks, that

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Hollow Knight Gods & Glory DLC Coming In August For Free

With Hollow Knight now on the Switch, a number of new players are being introduced to the dark Metroidvania game from Team Cherry. However, there's still more content on the way for players who can't wait to revisit

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