Category Archives: Asian news

Game Of Thrones’ Concept Artists Have Designed Unseen Areas Of Westeros

In 2015, over 40 of the concept artists working on HBO’s Game of Thrones got together and decided to put on an exhibition, aimed at illustrating the wider world and history of George R. R. Martin’s universe.With the author’s backing, and

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Police Arrest Dad Who Sent Toddler Inside Prize Machine To Steal Nintendo Consoles

The father who sent his young daughter inside a vending machine to steal some Nintendo consoles has been arrested and charged after turning himself into police. The Union Leader reports that Anthony Helinski, a 34 year-old from Lawrence, Mass, “surrend...

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Deadspin The NFL’s Uniform Code Needs To Be Destroyed | The Root Widow Asks Donald Trump Jr. to Stop

Deadspin The NFL’s Uniform Code Needs To Be Destroyed | The Root Widow Asks Donald Trump Jr. to Stop Using Her Dead Husband’s Photo to Spread Conspiracy Theory | Splinter Democrats Stumble on Good Idea That They’re Absolutely Ready to Throw Away |

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We’re Worried The New Tomb Raider Is Getting Overshadowed

This week on Kotaku Splitscreen, we raided some tombs.Jason’s on vacation, so I was joined in his stead by my colleague Maddy Myers to talk about the PlayStation Classic, Nintendo’s new Switch Online service, the exciting Destiny 2 raid, and

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The 10 Best Deals of September 20, 2018

GIF We see a lot of deals around the web over on gamequit.com, but these were our ten favorites today.Head over to our main post for more deals, and follow us on Twitter and Facebook to

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Peter Parker’s Selfies Need Work

Today on Highlight Reel we’ve got spider-selfies, flying swine, Battlefield moments, and much more!Watch the video then talk about your favorite highlight in the comments below. Be sure to check out, like, and share the original videos via the links

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Seven Thoughts About Xenoblade Chronicles 2’s New Expansion

I played Torna: The Golden Country, the new Xenoblade Chronicles 2 expansion. I made a video in which I break down what I consider to be seven interesting points.Torna is more than your typical DLC. It’s a full-length prequel to

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How YouTube Fueled The Anti-Social Justice Movement

Photo: Brian Ach (Getty)There’s a reason why YouTube’s “trending” icon is a flame. Influence on the $100 billion video sharing site grows uncontested, spreads to whatever is closest to it and can destroy whatever it feeds on. For years now, a

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PlayStation Now Is Making Its Games Downloadable

PlayStation Now, Sony’s subscription service for streaming older games, is going to start letting you download games as well, putting it more in line with Xbox Game Pass and Nintendo’s recently launched Switch Online NES library.A post over at the

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The Washington D.C.

Photo: Robert Paul / Blizzard EntertainmentThe Washington D.C. Overwatch League team just announced their new coach, Molly “AVALLA” Kim, former coach of Meta Bellum, an Overwtach Contenders team that made it into play-offs this year. She will be the f...

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Spider-Man’s Backpacks Bring The Web-Slinger Down To Earth

Screenshot: Spider-Man (Insomniac)Spider-Man is chock full of collectibles. You’re meant to grab tokens from fighting crime and clearing out bases to upgrade and build new suits for Peter Parker. My favorite collectible, though, is the mementos you fi...

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Capcom Pulls Devil May Cry 5 Battle Theme After Allegations Surface About Lead Singer

Screenshot: Devil May Cry 5 (YouTube)Capcom has pulled a video showing off new music for Devil May Cry 5 by the deathcore band Suicide Silence after fans pointed out that the band’s lead singer had been accused last November

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Destiny 2: Forsaken Ruined My Guardian’s Outfit

Destiny 2’s infusion system allowed players to easily power up their favorite gear to use throughout their adventure. Forsaken has tweaked how upgrading is handled; the change shakes up player’s arsenals and encourages experimentation, at the cost of m...

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Hearthstone Is Getting New Classic Cards And A More Beginner-Friendly Ranking System

New Hearthstone expansions come out all the time, but it’s fairly rare for the base experience of the game to change outside of that. Earlier this week, Blizzard announced a few changes—including some new cards and tweaks to the ranked

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Frostpunk’s New Expansion Is About Digging Through The Past

Frostpunk, a post-apocalyptic city builder, somehow manages to get even darker and more brutal in its latest expansion, a story-based scenario called The Fall of Winterhome. Rather than create and navigate my own messes, the game’s new scenario require...

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Get Five Pounds of Haribo Peaches For $9, But Try Not to Eat It In One Sitting

Five Pounds of Haribo Peaches | $9 | AmazonGraphic: Shep McAllisterWhen five pound Haribo candy bags go on sale, it’s best to just buy them, without thinking too hard. Today, $9 gets you a giant sack of Haribo peaches,

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The A.V. Club’s 11 most-anticipated TV shows of fall 2018

William Jackson Harper in The Good Place (left), Kiernan Shipka in The Chilling Adventures Of Sabrina, Hasan Minhaj, Nafessa Williams in Black Lightning, Jodie Whittaker in Doctor WhoPhoto: Justin Lubin (NBC), Diyah Pera (Netflix), Paul Zimmerman (Get...

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Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Is Actually Discounted Right Now, Plus a $10 Credit For Prime Members

Preorder Super Smash Bros. Ultimate | $56 | Amazon | Plus $10 preorder credit for Prime membersGraphic: NintendoAmazon’s 20% video game discount for Prime members is no more, but its replacement is arguably even better right now, at least

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Thursday’s Best Deals: ThermoPop, Instant Pot, Smash Ultimate, and More

$15 off an Instant Pot, ultra-affordable 4K TVs, and one of the best deals we’ve ever seen on a ThermoWorks meat thermometer lead off Thursday’s best deals. Bookmark gamequit.com and follow us on Twitter and Facebook, or sign up for

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Samsung’s New Galaxy Watch Comes So Close to Delivering the Modern Wearable Dream

Samsung’s New Galaxy Watch Comes So Close to Delivering the Modern Wearable Dream

Photo: Sam Rutherford (Gizmodo)Divorce yourself from the far out scifi depictions and crazy nerd dreams of what a smartwatch is supposed to be for just a second, and instead think about what makes sense for a wrist-mounted

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Deadspin Jay Novacek’s Kid Says He Suffered Severe Brain Damage From Fraternity Hazing Incident At O

Deadspin Jay Novacek’s Kid Says He Suffered Severe Brain Damage From Fraternity Hazing Incident At Oklahoma | The A.V. Club Chevy Chase dubs SNL “the worst fucking humor” watched by “a whole generation of shitheads” | Splinter Dianne Feinstein Is in Tr...

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Drive Shucking: A Cheaper Way to Fill Your NAS

Photo: Whitson GordonIf you have a NAS or other high-capacity storage device at home, you know how expensive those extra-reliable Western Digital Red drives can get. Here’s a little secret: you can get similar high capacity disks much cheaper

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Two Hours With The Amazingly Detailed Red Dead Redemption 2

I played Red Dead Redemption 2 for the first time this week, and I swiftly caused glorious chaos.Yesterday I sampled a section of Rockstar Games’ upcoming western at their New York City headquarters, a location game-previewing press haven’t had much

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Ralph Breaks the Internet’s New Trailer Promises to ‘Never Give You Up’

Cinderella... are you ok?Image: Disney (YouTube)It’s time for cat memes, princess selfies, and the darkest corners of the webiverse in the latest look at Disney’s sequel Ralph Breaks the Internet.The new trailer for Ralph Breaks the Internet shows us

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The PS Vita Is Really Dead In Japan, No Successor Currently Planned

Photo: KotakuStarting next year, PS Vita shipments will stop in Japan, reports Mantan Web. Sony Interactive Entertainment exec Hiroyuki Oda added, “Right now, I’d like you to consider that there is no PS Vita successor hardware.”According to Oda, “As

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The Sights Of The Tokyo Game Show

Photo: Brian Ashcraft (Kotaku)Today was the first day of this year’s Tokyo Game Show. It was a business day, which means the show wasn’t open to the public. But here’s your inside look.Actually, let’s start with an outside look.Photo:

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