Nintendo Sues Mobile Developer Colopl Over Patent Infringement

The rarely litigious Nintendo have filed suit against Japanese mobile developer Colopl over a 2006 patent for using a touchscreen as a virtual joystick.

Colopol, which developed a game called White Cat Project, apparently ran afoul of Nintendo

An Overwatch (Cosplay) Love Story

Cosplay by Kalindi | Photo by Jerry NeekoFor their one-year wedding anniversary last year, Kalindi and her husband decided to indulge in a little Overwatch cosplay. Cosplay by Kalindi | Photo by Jerry Neeko Kalindi made both outfits: a

This Week At Bungie –1/11/2018

Getting the band back together.


Forecasting Future Updates

Assassin’s Creed Assassins, Ranked

While some assassins are fun and sexy chaps, others are dour bums who can’t jump off walls properly.Here, with minimal fanfare and no explanation given, is a definitive ranking of all of Ubisoft’s main assassins.16. Connor 15. Altair14. Arno13. Arbaaz

GI Show – 2018’s Most Anticipated Games, Bye Kinect!

Welcome back to The Game Informer Show podcast! Last week we reflected on the highlights from 2017, and now it's time to look to the horizon once again and map out the gaming landscape for 2018.

Space Strategy Game Is Basically Getting Five Different Death Stars

Stellaris, a very good space strategy game, was missing a few things at launch. One of them being *checks list of sci-fi tropes* um, galactic superweapons, which an upcoming expansion is sorting out.That expansion is called Apocalypse, and will add

Monster Hunter Community Creates Adoption Program For New Players

Monster Hunter can be difficult to wrap your head around and, while you don't necessarily need a guide, most players agree that having a Monster Hunter teacher makes for a better experience. As such, the Monster Hunter

A Brutal 12-Minute Fantasy Epic Made Entirely With Pixel Art

GIF This 12-minute animated pixel art short by Paul Robertson (Pirate Baby) and Ivan Dixon is a fantasy epic quite unlike anything you’ve ever seen before.And by that I mean, it’s very Australian. With a language

Deadspin Athletes Want To Be Disruptors Now And It’s The Fucking Worst | Jezebel The Backlash to #Me

Deadspin Athletes Want To Be Disruptors Now And It’s The Fucking Worst | Jezebel The Backlash to #MeToo Is Second-Wave Feminism | Splinter Sarah Huckabee Sanders Can’t Answer Reporter’s Question So She Insults Her Instead | Earther These Climate Chang...

All The Items For Sale At The Overwatch League Gift Shop, Ranked

Blizzard’s new arena in Los Angeles, California, where Overwatch League season one kicked off yesterday evening, is the real deal. And by that, I mean it has a gift shop, the surest marker of any worth-its-salt sporting enterprise. I have

Crawl Review – Teach Your Friends To Kill Each Other

Crawl is a multiplayer experience that feels entirely new thanks to its ambiguous genre designation. It plays like a brawler, but rewards like a fighting game, and constantly forces you to change your playstyle. The arcade multiplayer experience borro...

Tiny Metal Review – The Cutest Cogs Of War

Tiny Metal’s simplified strategy and delightful tone scratch an itch that has been festering since Nintendo’s Advance Wars series reached a ceasefire in 2008.  Battalions of adorable tanks and warplanes engage in a series of turn-based encounters

Tips For Playing They Are Billions

They Are Billions is an Early Access PC strategy game about trying to build a city while fighting off hordes of zombies. It’s surprisingly fun and polished, but also incredibly brutal. If you want to have any chance of not

VRChat Is Not The Cyberpunk Future We Dreamed Of

Okay, Cyber Punk City is sort of the cyberpunk future we dreamed of. I used to dream of cyberspace. Inspired by the speculative fiction of William Gibson, Cyberpunk role-playing and movies like The Lawnmower Man, I imagined falling down a

Link, Don’t Move

GIF Today on Highlight Reel we have intense virtual reality moments, Escape from Tarkov moments, trash camouflage and more!Watch the video then talk about your favorite highlight in the comments below. Be sure to check out,

Fox Shakes Up Dates For Superhero Movies, Moving Up Deadpool 2

Fox is changing up dates for Deadpool 2, Gambit, and The New Mutants, moving Deadpool 2 up in the process to May 19, according to the Hollywood Reporter.

The new date moves the Deadpool sequel just ahead of

I Can’t Wait To Play The World Ends With You On Switch

The World Ends With You is coming to the Switch. At first glance, the 2007 game for the Nintendo DS can seem like a mess. It’s a game about being a dead teenage fashionista where you fight a demon who

Xbox One Version Of PUBG Reaches Three Million Players

Despite a rocky launch on Xbox's Game Preview program, PUBG's phenomenon status has carried over to the console, where it has surpassed over three million players.

The popularity of the game puts even more of an onus on

Activision Blizzard to Release Fourth Quarter 2017 Financial Results on February 8, 2018

Activision Blizzard to Release Fourth Quarter 2017 Financial Results on February 8, 2018

Space Invaders Extreme, Groove Coaster Heading To Steam

Taito has finally made the Steam-related announcement it was previously teasing: Space Invaders Extreme is coming to Steam next month, and Groove Coaster will soon follow.

Space Invaders Extreme, which hits Steam in February, is a

First Trailer For Netflix’s Altered Carbon Series Wears Blade Runner Inspirations On Its Sleeve

The first trailer for the Netflix-funded adaptation of Richard Morgan's 2002 Sci-Fi novel Altered Carbon brings a colorful darkness to the screen.

In the future, technology allows for people to upload their consciousness and download it into new

10 Gaming Let’s Plays You Should Watch

Watching other people play games can be just as fun as playing them, but finding a good Let’s Play can be hard. Here’s a few that are worth your time.Assassin’s Creed II — GeopI tried to get into Assassin’s Creed,

Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age Headed To PC Next Month

Final Fantasy XII last year received a fantastic remaster in The Zodiac Age, but it was only available to console users. That changes next month, when the game launches on PC.

The PC version features all

Splatoon 2 Opens Doors Of Shellendorf Museum Map Tomorrow

The third of the four Splatoon 2 maps Nintendo teased last November is releasing tomorrow.

The museum-themed map, Shellendorf Institute, has two levels with a glass ceiling/floor in the middle to get the drop on other players. Also,

Tips For Playing PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds [Updated]

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds is a battle royale game where players fight to be the last person standing. It can be overwhelming for new players, full of different weapons to choose and smaller mechanics that aren’t readily apparent. These tips will he...