Category Archives: Asian news

A Very Angry Capcom vs. SNK 2 Competition

GIF GIF: CustomComboJPOver the weekend, a monthly Capcom vs. SNK 2 tournament at Japan’s Club Sega Shinjuku held a special exhibition between three established competitors. The event had brought these three players together due to

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Final Fantasy XIV’s New Blue Mage Class Is Limited But Fun

Final Fantasy XIV added Blue Mages to the game this week, allowing players to dress in their finest costumes and learn magical attacks from monsters. The “limited” job can’t do as many activities as others, but their addition creates fun

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I’m going to play an hour of Kingdom Hearts HD I.5 ReMIX on our Twitch channel.

I’m going to play an hour of Kingdom Hearts HD I.5 ReMIX on our Twitch channel. I’ll be starting at the very beginning! So come take a look and also yell a lot in the chat!

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EA’s Troubled Decade Of Star Wars Games

On May 6, 2013, Disney and Electronic Arts announced that the two companies had signed a ten-year deal to make Star Wars games. It was an industry-changing deal that, in retrospect, looks like a big mistake for both parties.The deal,

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YIIK Is A Throwback 90s RPG I Just Can’t Get Into

Screenshot: Ackk Studios (YIIK: A Postmodern RPG)Alex, the protagonist of YIIK: A Postmodern RPG, is a burned out liberal arts major who returns home after graduating college just as the year 2000 is looming. The player explores his small

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Wednesday’s Best Deals: Anker Speakers, Puma Gear, Contigo Bottles, and More

PowerBeats3 Headphones, USB-C Chargers, and a Chef’sChoice Deli Slicer lead off Wednesday’s best deals.Bookmark gamequit.com and follow us on Twitter and Facebook, or sign up for our newsletter to never miss a deal.Best Tech DealsMonoprice 45W USB-C Wal...

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The A.V.

The A.V. Club The A.V. Club’s 25 most anticipated movies of 2019 | Deadspin A Brief History Of Viral Gymnastics Routines | The Grapevine R. Kelly’s ‘Goons’ Reportedly Stepped in the Name Of Boxing Gloves to Attack Dave Chappelle Over Skit |

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Travis Strikes Again: No More Heroes: The Kotaku Review

Screenshot: Grasshopper ManufactureGoichi “Suda51" Suda loves video games.Oh, sure, I love video games, and you probably do too. But when you play one of the games from Suda51 and his studio Grasshopper Manufacture, you can’t fail to come awa...

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Anker’s Top-Selling SoundCore Packs a 24 Hour Battery For $23

Anker SoundCore Bluetooth Speaker | $23 | AmazonPhoto: AnkerAnker’s reader-favorite SoundCore Bluetooth speaker spawned a whole line of products, but the original model is still great, and it’s back on sale for a great low price of $23, no promo

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The A.V. Club’s 25 most anticipated movies of 2019

Hope springs eternal at The A.V. Club, at least when it comes to pop culture. The environment may be screwed, democracy may be endangered, the world itself may be forever inching toward fiery self-destruction, but we approach every new year

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Japan Getting Kingdom Hearts Themed Hotel Rooms 

Image: disneyhotels.jpStarting this March, the Disney Ambassador Hotel at the Tokyo Disney Resort is rolling out special Kingdom Hearts themed rooms. And yes, you can open the door with a Keyblade shaped key.Image: disneyhotels.jpThe rooms are limite...

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Sasuke From Naruto Is The First Anime Meme of 2019

Image: Naruto WikiaIt’s mid-January, and we have our first anime meme of the year, with a Naruto still being reworked for internet fodder.The above image is from a fight between Itachi and Sasuke and shows th elder Itachi choking

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Tokyo Streets

Thomas Dubois is an architect from France who also dabbles as a creative director and concept artist.You can see more of Thomas’ work at his ArtStation page.

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Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: A Wicked Manifesto: Why Atomic Hea

Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: A Wicked Manifesto: Why Atomic Heart’s Existence Is Crucial In An Age of Strife ‱ I Can’t Stop Listening To The New Opening For Fire Emblem Heroes ‱ Anime Quick Hits 2

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Hotline Miami Reimagined As A PS1 Game

GIF Top-down bloodbath Hotline Miami is defined by its perspective, but horror dev Puppet Combo decided to flip that anyway and remake the game’s first level as a third-person PS1-like experience.If you dig that, you should

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EA Cancels Open-World Star Wars Game

Concept art from Visceral’s canceled Star Wars game, Ragtag.Electronic Arts has canceled its open-world Star Wars game, according to three people familiar with goings-on at the company. The game, announced alongside the shutdown of Visceral Games back ...

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Assassin’s Creed Odyssey’s Latest DLC Has A Romantic Ending You Can’t Change

Assassin’s Creed Odyssey’s first expansion, Legacy of the First Blade, started strong, introducing players to the first Assassin and offering a self-aware take on the series’ mythos. The second episode in Legacy of the First Blade, Shadow Heritage, aim...

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The Grapevine Broadway Legend Carol Channing Dies at 97, ‘Proud as Can Be’ of Her Black Heritage | A

The Grapevine Broadway Legend Carol Channing Dies at 97, ‘Proud as Can Be’ of Her Black Heritage | Adequate Man We Need A New “America’s Team” | Splinter Fox News Actually Had a Great Idea | Jezebel Men Angry at Razors | The

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Longtime Twitch Streamer Summit1g Tops Ninja’s Subscriber Count

Jaryd “Summit1g” Lazar is no newcomer to Twitch. The mostly retired Counter-Strike pro has been one of the platform’s most recognizable faces since 2012, but over the past few weeks, he’s worked his way into Twitch’s highest echelon.According to third-...

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The Top 10 Deals of January 15, 2019

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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Fortnite’s New Update Adds Some Ice-Related Mysteries

Fortnite’s latest update brought scoped revolvers, brought back the ability to re-deploy gliders, and added new mysteries that players are already unravelling.Patch 7.20 dropped this morning, a day after Fortnite development studio Epic announced that ...

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Microsoft Removes Carlton, Floss Dances From Forza Horizon 4

GIF GIF: Icedragon343 (YouTube)The Carlton and Floss dance emotes are no longer available in Forza Horizon 4 following changes made to the game as part of today’s big Series 5 update. Although publisher Microsoft won’t

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Smash Ultimate Online Won’t Let You Taunt, So Everyone’s Teabagging Instead

Nintendo’s removal of the “taunt” option in Smash Ultimate online play has sparked an outbreak of one of gaming’s most notorious behaviors: teabagging. In Nintendo’s latest Smash game, players can’t use their fighters’ taunts when they’re playing onlin...

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The Walking Dead Is Still Alive, But The Latest Episode Feels Shaky

It wasn’t clear what would happen to the final season of Telltale’s The Walking Dead after the company’s sudden and shocking closure in September. Production was picked up by Skybound Games, using some of the original Telltale team. The latest

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Fallout 76 Players Are Punishing People They Suspect Of Duplicating Rare Items

As a post-apocalyptic online survival sim, Fallout 76 allows players to team up, trade with one another, or try to kill each other. This freedom is part of the game’s appeal, but when it’s coupled with exploits that allow some

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In November 2016, we reported that the hidden sci-fi teaser inside of Watch Dogs 2 was for an unanno

In November 2016, we reported that the hidden sci-fi teaser inside of Watch Dogs 2 was for an unannounced game called Pioneer that was, at the time, in trouble. Nobody at Ubisoft had acknowledged the project publicly until last night,

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