Category Archives: Asian news

Now Anyone Can Buy BioLite’s Excellent HeadLamp

GIF BioLite HeadLamp | $49 | AmazonGIF: KickstarterConsider, if you will, the headlamp. I’m willing to bet that you’re picturing an elastic strap with a big lump on the front containing the light and the

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If You Don’t Mind Refurbs, Here’s a Great Deal on the Best Noise Canceling Headphones

Refurb Sony WH1000XM3 Noise Canceling Headphones | $280 | MassGeniePhoto: GizmodoWhile Sony’s top-end (and still-great) noise canceling headphones from 2017 went on sale around Black Friday, deals were conspicuously absent for the 2018 Sony WH1000XM3s...

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Four Hundred Blizzard France Employees Still Don’t Know If They’re Laid Off

Blizzard’s office in Versailles, FrancePhoto: BlizzardBy now, many of the people caught up in this week’s massive Activision Blizzard layoff have been informed that they’ve lost their jobs. But at Blizzard’s office in Versailles, France, more than 400...

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This $21 Bluetooth Speaker Doesn’t Mind Getting Dunked

Tribit XSound Go Bluetooth Speaker | $21 | Amazon | Clip the coupon code and use promo code C5RTSSA2With 12W of stereo sound, IPX7 water resistance, and a 24 hour battery, it’s no shock that the Tribit XSound Go has

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Crackdown 3: The Kotaku Review

It’s been a while since I’ve played something as refreshingly uncomplicated as Crackdown 3. You’re a big dude (or lady) with genetically-engineered superpowers and a whole lot of guns. Out there is a futuristic city stuffed with militia and

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Set Up a Super Smash Bros. Party Anywhere With This Discounted Switch Case

AmazonBasics Nintendo Switch Carrying Case | $17 | AmazonGraphic: Shep McAllisterUpdate: Now up to $26, sorry! While it’s far from compact, this AmazonBasics Nintendo Switch case has space for your dock, accessories, and extra controllers, making it p...

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Alan Tudyk was pumped full of adrenaline for Patch Adams

In 11 Questions, The A.V. Club asks interesting people 11 interesting questions—and then asks them to suggest one for our next interviewee.Alan Tudyk is the perfect actor for our current, content-saturated moment of Peak TV and streaming wars. The vers...

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Hollow Knight Is Getting A Full Sequel

What was once downloadable content has morphed into a completely new sequel. Early this morning Australian indie developer Team Cherry announced Hollow Knight: Silksong, and it sure looks fantastic.Previously promised as DLC for the spectacular action-...

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Hollow Knight Is Getting A Full Sequel

What was once downloadable content has morphed into a completely new sequel. Early this morning Australian indie developer Team Cherry announced Hollow Knight: Silksong, and it sure looks fantastic.Previously promised as DLC for the spectacular action-...

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Far Cry New Dawn: The Kotaku Review

Far Cry New Dawn: The Kotaku Review

By the end of Far Cry 5, the modern world was no more. Washed away in a gout of nuclear fire, all there was left to do was retreat into our bunker and lament the loss. Far Cry New Dawn

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Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: My Pokéball Plus Makes Me Contempl

Graphic: Guile 93 (Artstation)Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: My Pokéball Plus Makes Me Contemplate The Horrors Of Neglected Pokémon • Nintendo Came Out Swinging In Its First Direct Of 2019 • TAY Retro: Atari 2600 -

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Cupid is a sorry confectioner: The heartbreaking state of Valentine’s Day candy

Graphic: Allison CorrTo those of us fluent in high fructose corn syrup, the Valentine’s Day season never feels like much of a season at all. The candy aisles are dutifully decked out in that confounding combination of pink and

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The Big Stories To Follow For Overwatch League Season Two

Photo: Robert Paul (Blizzard Entertainment)Tomorrow, after several cold, OWL-less months, Overwatch League season two kicks off. The first season had its ups and downs, fittingly ending on a simultaneously high and low note with a blockbuster grand fi...

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9 Geeky and Occasionally Romantic Movies to Stream on Valentine’s Day

The Lobster’s odd non-couple.Image: A24It’s the most romantic season—but it’s also go-for-broke tax time, and your well-worn DVDs of The Princess Bride and Shaun of the Dead could use a rest. Fear not, nerds! We’ve scoured the three big

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Deadmau5 Says He’s Quitting Twitch After Getting Suspended For Using A Homophobic Slur

Screenshot: Mini Playing Games (YouTube)Joel Zimmerman, better known by his stage name Deadmau5, announced in a now deleted Reddit post that he’s quitting Twitch after the streaming platform temporarily suspended his account because of a homophobic sl...

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Everything That Happened In Today’s Nintendo Direct

The long-awaited first Nintendo Direct of 2019 hit today, and as expected, it was packed full of news sure to please Switch owners looking for more Fire Emblem, Mario, and even Zelda. Here’s everything we learned.Super Mario Maker 2 is

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Astral Chain Is A New Switch Action Game From Platinum Games

During today’s Nintendo Direct, Bayonetta, Nier Automata, and Vanquish developer Platinum Games debuted its latest Switch game: a mecha-powered cyberpunk action game called Astral Chain.The trailer depicts stylish anime police battling monsters alongsi...

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Zelda: Link’s Awakening Is Getting Remade For Switch

The Game Boy classic Zelda: Link’s Awakening is getting a full remake in the style of Link Between Worlds. It’ll be out for Switch this year. This is VERY GOOD NEWS, as Link’s Awakening is one of the best Zelda

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Tetris is the latest series to become a battle royale.

Tetris is the latest series to become a battle royale. Yes, that Tetris. Tetris 99, which Nintendo just announced is available on Switch right now, is a 99-player version of the uber classic. Last person standing—or I guess stacking—wins.

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Fire Emblem: Three Houses will release on July 26th on the Nintendo Switch.

Fire Emblem: Three Houses will release on July 26th on the Nintendo Switch. There’s some serious Hogwarts and Final Fantasy 8 stuff going on here, with a mercenary academy and multiple houses to pledge loyalty too. I seriously can’t wait.

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Super Mario Maker 2 Coming To Switch In June

The next big Mario game on Switch is one you’ll partially make yourself. Nintendo is bringing a sequel to the 2015 Wii U hit Super Mario Maker to its current console.The new game was shown in a trailer that kicked

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Today’s Nintendo Direct starts at 5pm ET.

Today’s Nintendo Direct starts at 5pm ET. You can watch right here or via the YouTube embed below. Should be 35 minutes full of Switch news on Fire Emblem and much more.

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The 10 Best Deals of February 13, 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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Epic Games Asks Court To Dismiss 2 Milly Lawsuit, Claims Fortnite Dance Is Different

GIF GIF: PunchNShoot (YouTube)Almost two months after Terrance Ferguson, better known as the rapper 2 Milly, sued the makers of Fortnite for including his “Milly Rock” dance in the game, Epic Games has asked the

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Apex Legends’ Plush Dinosaurs Unlock An Easter Egg

Screenshot: KashocksSoon after launch, Apex Legends players started finding plush dinosaurs on the map. Now players have discovered that these dinosaurs lead to an easter egg, and it’s pretty tricky to get.Titanfall players already know about Nessie, ...

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This D&D/Stranger Things Crossover is What Barb Would’ve Wanted

Hasbro Stranger Things Dungeons & Dragons Roleplaying Game Starter SetGraphic: Tercius BufeteHasbro is releasing a Stranger Things-themed Dungeons & Dragons starter set to help you kill time before the Netflix drops the third season. R...

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