Far Cry 5 Gets Photo Mode In Latest Update But Not Much Else

A little over three months since release, Far Cry 5 finally has a photo mode. I had issues with the game, but its sprawling, coniferous forests and beautiful Montana sunsets were not among them. A photo mode feels like a

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Resident Evil 2’s Producers On New Areas And Scarier Zombies

Capcom announced the remake to Resident

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Bowser’s Terrible Son Is Ruining Mario Tennis Aces

It’s been established that Mario Tennis Aces is definitely a fighting game, so like any good fighting game, players have come to despise its strongest character. Unfortunately, that character isn’t someone cool like Street Fighter’s Cammy or Dragon Bal...

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Ta-Nehisi Coates’ Captain America Is a Timely Story About Steve Rogers and the Country We Live In

A portion of David Mack’s variant cover for Captain America #1.Captain America is not just a superhero or the Avengers’ on-again, off-again leader. He’s a symbol, both in Marvel’s comics and here in the real world, for all of the

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How Many Gokus Are In Dragon Ball FighterZ, Exactly?

There is only one Son Goku in Dragon Ball, yet throughout the series’ history, he has embodied many different forms. Video games have attempted to keep up with the canon by including different versions of Goku, each with varying levels

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Wisdom Tree’s Games Turned Shooters Into Bible Stories

In the 1990s, a company called Wisdom Tree made serious bank selling Bible-themed video games for consoles. And in many cases, they were just tweaking existing games and giving them a Bible twist, with often hilarious results.On this episode of

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Save $20 On Anker’s New Noise-Canceling Wireless Headphones

Anker Soundcore Space Noise Canceling Headphones | $80 | Amazon | Promo code SDCORE21Anker makes a lot of gadgets, but noise canceling headphones were a notable gap in the company’s lineup until very recently. So if you want to block

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Hollow Knight: The Kotaku Review

In Hollow Knight, looks can be deceiving. A sad little lamplit town may hide the entrance to a beautiful buried kingdom. A towering knight might turn out to be a sad, small thing in outsized armor. An onrushing green beast

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These Are The Eight Barons Who Helped Kill Cayde-6 In Destiny 2: Forsaken

At the start of Destiny 2: Forsaken’s campaign, Uldren Sov, the Prince of the Reef, shoots Cayde-6 dead. This sets him up as the main antagonist you'll be taking revenge against in Forsaken, but Cayde doesn't die by his hand

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EA’s Motive Montreal Studio Has A Second Project In The Works

We know EA's Motive Studios has multiple projects in production. The Vancouver office is currently working on the revamped open-world Star Wars game, as well as the next entry in the Plants vs. Zombies series. The Montreal office

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Player Makes Mario Kart-Style Racetrack In Fortnite

Fortnite’s Playground mode is a good way for players to practice their skills among friends, but it’s also becoming fertile ground for ambitious creations. Instead of building towers to snipe from, players can build non-competitively, similar to a shar...

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Studio Head Jade Raymond Sheds Light On Motive’s New IP

Three years have passed since former Assassin's Creed producer Jade Raymond originally re-joined Electronic Arts to form a new studio focused on creating Star Wars titles as well as a new action-adventure open-world IP. Though Motive has kept busy

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Why You Should Watch JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure

JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure is one the most outrageous and joyous series I have ever watched. You owe it to yourself to experience it.Describing what JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure is about is much harder than describing its pedigree. It’s one of the

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Why We Play Tough Games

What makes people want to play nails-tough games? When do they risk feeling like a waste of time? On this week’s Kotaku Splitscreen, we discuss.First, Kirk and I talk about GDQ and hot dog eating contests before getting into all

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How Japanese Dodge Van Fanatics Modify Their Huge Vans To Hit The Track Is Deeply Fascinating

GIF Track time is usually the domain of the lightest, smallest cars you can buy, but not among the Dajiban fans. They have Dodge vans. They go on track. Here’s how they make it work. Noriyaro

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We Happy Few’s Creators Discuss How And Why The Game Has Changed So Much

The current version of We Happy Few is a much different game than the one that released in early access back in 2016. Developer Compulsion Games listened closely to every bit of feedback it received and expanded its studio significantly

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Here’s A Proper Look At A Mission In Anthem

At E3 last month, publisher Electronic Arts showed an abridged version of Anthem, saving the full demo for behind closed doors. Now you can finally see it all.BioWare’s upcoming online shooter, which comes out February 22 for PC, Xbox, and

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Watch BioWare Walk You Through An Extended Look At Anthem’s Gameplay

Even if you watched or listened to our podcast interview where BioWare's Jon Warner answers dozens of questions from the community, you might still be looking for details on Anthem. Today Electronic Arts released a gameplay video complete with walkthro...

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Introducing the Marvel Curriculum: A look at film history via the MCU

One of the biggest criticisms leveled against the Marvel Cinematic Universe is that the films are too similar—that they, for example, too frequently end with the hero battling some (usually) forgettable supervillain or army in an orgy of CGI destructio...

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Games Make Me Carry Too Much Stuff

Games give players countless tools to help turn the tide in their favor. But as players survive in a game longer, they unlock and gather more and more gear until their pockets are brimming with potions, antidotes, and bombs. The

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Last Night’s Steven Universe Was a Groundbreaking Moment for the Show

Psst. It’s Amethyst. She’s a horse.This week Steven Universe has returned with what is rapidly becoming one of its most compelling storylines so far, as the Crystal Gems come to terms with the shocking revelations surrounding Rose. Last night’s “The

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Why Black Men Love Dragon Ball Z

Illustration: Angelica AlzonaMy older brother watched Dragon Ball Z every day growing up, and I still hear young black men talking about it all the time. On the train, I hear black teenage boys sharing their takes on Dragon Ball

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Last Chance to Get Three Months of Audible For the Price of One

Audible Subscription | $5 per month | Amazon | Prime Members onlyUpdate: Last chance! Love to read but don’t have the time to sit down and actually read a book? Sign up for Amazon’s audiobook service, Audible for 66% less

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Earther This Summer, Become an Expert Stargazer | The A.V.

Earther This Summer, Become an Expert Stargazer | The A.V. Club Sharp Objects is a gripping rumination on who perpetrates—and perpetuates—violence | The Takeout A blind taste test to determine the best hot dogs |

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Thursday’s Best Deals: 4K HDR TV, Sheet Sets, Sportsman Generator, and More

Find discounts on a 55" 4K HDR TV, high-thread count sheet sets, a charging dock for your Joy-Con and Pro controllers, and more. Bookmark gamequit.com and follow us on Twitter to never miss a deal.BEST TECH DEALSVizio P55-E1 4K HDR

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How to Avoid Getting Screwed by a Sneaky Tech Support Scam

Tech support scams, obviously shady though they might seem to some, continueto catch more and more people—Microsoft says the number of reported cases is on the rise, while in March the U.S Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) said it logged

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