Category Archives: Asian news

Pokémon Go Will Finally Get A ‘Friends’ Feature And Trading

Two years after release, publisher Niantic finally announced that trading and friends lists will be coming to Pokémon Go.It’s a feature players sorely missed from the main Pokémon series, which has traditionally let two players exchange Pokémon. Back i...

How to Transfer Data Between Two Computers Without Losing Anything

If you’ve treated yourself to a shiny new computer then the excitement might be tempered somewhat by the thought of having to shift all your files and programs over to the new machine. With the right tools and know-how though,

Why Wait to Play Super Smash Bros.? Save $20 On a New 2DS XL Right Now. 

New Nintendo 2DS XL Black & Turquoise | $130 | Walmart New Nintendo 2DS XL White & Orange | $130 | WalmartIf you’re going to buy a console from the 3DS family in the age of the Nintendo Switch, the

Japanese Cosplayer Doesn’t Want To Hide Her Plastic Surgery

Cosplayer Meiji will be the first one to say she used to look very different. It’s not something she wants to hide.“If you make a [side-by-side] comparison like this, I became a totally different person,” Meiji wrote on Twitter. According

Nintendo Switch RPG Octopath Traveler Won’t Have DLC Because It’s “A Finished Product”

Octopath Traveler, the Nintendo Switch exclusive from the team behind Bravely Default, will not have any DLC. Why? Because it’s already a complete game, says Square Enix. In an interview with Dengeki Online, Square Enix producer Masashi Takahashi said ...

Panic Buying In Osaka After Today’s Earthquake

This morning, Osaka was rocked by a 6.1-magnitude earthquake. There have been at least three casualties, including a 9-year-old girl who was killed while walking to school, and according to The Guardian, hundreds of people were injured in the quake.Bel...

Track: Sons Of Salem | Artist: Orange Goblin | Album: The Wolf Bites Back

Track: Sons Of Salem | Artist: Orange Goblin | Album: The Wolf Bites BackKotaku Soundtrack is a selection of the stuff we’re listening to at the moment.

Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Early Impressions On Octopath Trav

Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Early Impressions On Octopath Traveler’s Prologue Demo • E3 Was A Hoot And A Half And I’m Glad I Was Able To Go • Father’s Day Post, Almost A Dad, Er, Day

Overwatch League Team Completes Glorious 0-40 Season, Is Possibly Shittiest Pro Sports Team In World History

The first 12 team slots in the Overwatch League cost, reportedly, $20 million each. This was mostly because at least a dozen rich people were willing to give that much money to Blizzard, but was also at least in

Taxi!

GIF I don’t get the chance to feature much low poly or pixel art work here on Fine Art, so let’s take care of both of those things in one feature.This is the work of Brendan

World Cup Fever Update: A Soccer Game That Used To Be A Half-Life Mod

Around 15 years ago, there was a Half-Life mod released called International Online Soccer, which turned Valve’s classic shooter into a football game. Now, just in time for the 2018 World Cup, it’s back.Ten years since its last update, the

The Week In Games: Grab That Racket 

Mario Tennis Aces week is upon us. Like many, I want to see my favorite Mushroom Kingdom friends absolutely annihilate a world tour of tennis players. But it’s not the only great thing coming out. The time after E3 is

Magic Commentator Opens A Black Lotus During Broadcast (Sort Of)

GIF Rich Hagon, the shining light of the Magic: The Gathering coverage desk, pulled a black Lotus out of a bag on-air at Grand Prix Las Vegas this weekend. It was not the $5,000+ card; it

Today is Father’s Day, and there’s a special new God of War trailer to mark the occasion.

Today is Father’s Day, and there’s a special new God of War trailer to mark the occasion. It’s full of soaring music that tugs at the heart strings, but it also spoils one of the more moving moments in the

There Are Some Obscure Mechanics In Dark Souls

Oswald of CarimDark Souls is a game that’s celebrated for its oblique narrative and skillful combat, but it also has some complicated and obscure mechanics that don’t make much sense. Now someone is finally explaining them all in a useful

Gex Makes For A Weird Speedrun

This is the inside cover for the game. Multiple people saw this and thought it was awesome.While we were all screaming about E3, a speedrunner by the name of Mysticore was setting the world record for completing Gex: Enter The

‘Shop Contest: Even More Smash Bros.

The new Smash Bros. game has a lot of characters, but it doesn’t have every character ever created, so our ‘Shop Contest this week is all about cramming more weird stuff into this game.Look, I’ve never been a Smash fan.

Sunday’s Best Deals: Brother Scanner, Vitamix Blender, Clear the Rack, and More

Celebrate Father’s Day with deals on a Brother scanner, a Vitamix blender, the last day of Nordstrom Rack’s Clear the Rack, and more Bookmark gamequit.com and follow us on Twitter and Facebook, or sign up for our newsletter to never

Sunday Comics: Big Circle

Hello! It’s time for Kotaku’s Sunday Comics, your weekly roundup of the best webcomics. The images enlarge if you click on the magnifying glass icon. Awkward Zombie by Katie Tiedrich. Published June 11. Read more of Awkward Zombie.

I Love This Disaster Film Made With Cities: Skylines

GIF That’s a meteor flying into three tornadoes.An intrepid filmmaker going by the name of TDB Games has created a rousing 24-minute movie called “Yoko” about the destruction of a small city. It’s very good.It’s no

Track: Pretty In Pink | Artist: The Psychedelic Furs | Album: Pretty In Pink OST

Track: Pretty In Pink | Artist: The Psychedelic Furs | Album: Pretty In Pink OSTKotaku Soundtrack is a selection of the stuff we’re listening to at the moment.

The Creator Of Assassin’s Creed Thinks The Film’s Version Of The Animus Is Cool

GIF The 2016 Assassin’s Creed film is not good. However, it does have a really cool take on the series’s memory-reliving technology called the Animus. Even Patrice Désilets, the creative lead on the first three Assassin’s

Bloodborne Modders Discover Cut Boss Rush Mode

GIF Bloodborne’s Chalice Dungeons are a lot to dig through, and people have discovered some strange things in their game files. Now data digger Lance McDonald has found several boss rush arenas that never made it

‘Shop Contest: Your E3 Hopes And Dreams, Winners!

E3 was this week, and we saw many different things appear onstage. Last week I asked you to create some images of the things that you wanted to see at the show, and golly did you deliver.The Electronic Entertainment Expo

Saturday’s Best Deals: Qi Chargers, Swiss Army Knives, GreenWorks Tools, and More

A bunch of Swiss Army Knives, an $8 Qi charger, a GreenWorks Gold Box, and more lead Saturday’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

Here’s Your First Look at Wonder Woman in Her 1984 Outfit

Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman. Principle shooting has recently begun on Wonder Woman 1984, which means visuals are starting to trickle out. Here’s an exciting one for us, courtesy of Gal Gadot herself: Diana in her full costume, in all