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How to reboot a friend in Fortnite and get all the rewards
How to reboot a friend in Fortnite and get all the rewards
Bring your buddies back for some goodies.
Mortal Kombat's Movie Reboot Has Been Delayed By A Week
Mortal Kombat's Movie Reboot Has Been Delayed By A Week
Will still arrive next month. Update : Instead of launching in theatres and HBO Max on 16th April, the upcoming Mortal Kombat movie reboot will now air on 23rd April. According to Deadline, Warner Bros.
Six years after its announcement, Square's Final Fantasy 11 mobile reboot is cancelled
Six years after its announcement, Square's Final Fantasy 11 mobile reboot is cancelled
Square Enix's long-in-the-works Final Fantasy 11 reboot for mobile devices has, six years after its initial announcement, been officially cancelled. Final Fantasy 11 R - a mobile version of 2002's PlayStation 2, PC, and later Xbox 360 MMORPG Final Fantasy 11 Online - was originally unveiled back in March 2015 as a collaboration between Square Enix and online game specialist Nexon. Leaked screenshots of the reboot emerged a year later, but the game sailed right through its originally planned 2016 release window with barely a peep.
2004’s Ninja Gaiden Reboot Was a Stellar Action Game
2004’s Ninja Gaiden Reboot Was a Stellar Action Game
A look back at one of the finest character action games of all time.
Final Fantasy XI mobile reboot officially cancelled
Final Fantasy XI mobile reboot officially cancelled
Nexon and Square Enix indicated that the title didn't meet expectations, despite having been in development for five years
Final Fantasy 11 Mobile Reboot Cancelled 6 Years After Announcement
Final Fantasy 11 Mobile Reboot Cancelled 6 Years After Announcement
Development on Final Fantasy XI Reboot has ceased, as the mobile game failed to meet Square's creative standards for the series.
The Resident Evil movie reboot is called Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon City
The Resident Evil movie reboot is called Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon City
The Resident Evil movie reboot is called Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon City, its director has revealed. Johannes Roberts told IGN that Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon City adapts the first two Resident Evil games, and includes the mansion from Resident Evil and the police station from Resident Evil 2.
The Resident Evil movie reboot will be called Welcome to Raccoon City
The Resident Evil movie reboot will be called Welcome to Raccoon City
It's combining the first two games, and aiming for the tone of Resident Evil 2 remake.
Tomb Raider Reboot Trilogy Bundle Seemingly Released Early
Tomb Raider Reboot Trilogy Bundle Seemingly Released Early
A bundle of the modern Tomb Raider games called Tomb Raider: Definitive Survivor Trilogy has been released early.
Doom Eternal wraps up epic Doom Slayer saga in Ancient Gods Part Two DLC tomorrow
Doom Eternal wraps up epic Doom Slayer saga in Ancient Gods Part Two DLC tomorrow
Doom Eternal is bringing its increasingly ludicrous saga to a close tomorrow, 18th March, with the launch of its second and final campaign DLC, Ancient Gods Part Two. Tomorrow's DLC doesn't just put a cap on Doom Eternal, however; it also brings an end to the story of the Doom Slayer first seen in 2016's Doom reboot, concluding with an instalment that, in among the usual hellfire and decimated cityscapes, leans hard on the high fantasy. As seen in the trailer below, Doom Slayer's journey to the Dark Lord's stronghold - for one final, epic showdown - takes him to cities nestled among sprawling forests and ice-capped mountain, impossible waterfalls at the end of the world, and there's even time for a dragon or two. Read more
Resident Evil's cinematic reboot arrives this September
Resident Evil's cinematic reboot arrives this September
Welcome back to Raccoon City, circa 1998.
Valve's Card Game Is Officially Dead
Valve's Card Game Is Officially Dead
Artifact has now failed twice. After a messy launch and a failed attempt to reboot it last year, Valve announced today it’s calling it quits on the beleaguered Dota 2 card game. Read more...
Valve is ceasing development on card-battler reboot Artifact 2.0
Valve is ceasing development on card-battler reboot Artifact 2.0
Valve has announced it's ending development on its reboot of beleaguered card-battler Artifact, and will be making both existing version of the game free for everyone to play. The original version of Artifact, designed by Magic: The Gathering creator Richard Garfield, failed to make much of an impact following its launch in 2018.
343 Industries sheds more light on how Halo Infinite is essentially a reboot
343 Industries sheds more light on how Halo Infinite is essentially a reboot
There is no questioning that the development of Halo Infinite has been rocky.
343 Industries explains how Halo Infinite is a 'spiritual reboot' that will evoke the legacy of the original
343 Industries explains how Halo Infinite is a 'spiritual reboot' that will evoke the legacy of the original
The latest Inside Infinite update digs into the ideas behind the 'spiritual reboot.'
Get Over Here And Watch The First Trailer For The Mortal Kombat Movie Reboot
Get Over Here And Watch The First Trailer For The Mortal Kombat Movie Reboot
Out this April. Warner Bros. has officially released its first-look at New Line Cinema's upcoming Mortal Kombat reboot movie, which will air in theatres and exclusively on HBO Max on 16th April. The film will recreate the Mortal Kombat tournament with familiar characters like Sonya Blade, Jax, Raiden, Liu Kang, Kano, Sub-Zero, Scorpion, Goro and Shang Tsung, while a young MMA fighter named Cole Young takes the spotlight.
Silent Hill Reboot Reportedly in the Works at “a Prominent Japanese Developer”, Reveal Coming This Summer
Bloober Team Has Been Working on Another Horror Game for Over a Year “With a Very Famous Publisher”
Bloober Team Has Been Working on Another Horror Game for Over a Year “With a Very Famous Publisher”
Speculation about the long-rumoured Silent Hill reboot flares up once more.
Naoki Yoshida says it’s riskier not to end Final Fantasy XIV’s ten-year story
Naoki Yoshida says it’s riskier not to end Final Fantasy XIV’s ten-year story
Around eight years ago, Square Enix launched Final Fantasy XIV's A Realm Reborn reboot, a new beginning to put an end to the MMORPG's underwhelming start to life.
The New Mortal Kombat Movie Might Just Be A Good Mortal Kombat Movie
The New Mortal Kombat Movie Might Just Be A Good Mortal Kombat Movie
In the first 30 seconds of the first trailer for April’s Mortal Kombat movie reboot, Mehcad Brooks’ Jax loses both his arms to the icy grip of Joe Taslim’s Sub-Zero.
E4 to reboot GamesMaster
E4 to reboot GamesMaster
The TV show will see five celebrities compete in games-related challenges every week
Resident Evil reboot movie release date set for summer’s end
Resident Evil reboot movie release date set for summer’s end
It is a pretty safe bet to say that the Resident Evil franchise has been on the upswing lately.
Resident Evil movie reboot due out Sep 2021
Resident Evil movie reboot due out Sep 2021
The new Resident Evil movie is due out in September 2021. Deadline reports the origin story movie launches on 3rd September 2021 as part of Labor Day weekend in the US. This untitled Resident Evil movie stars Maze Runner's Kaya Scodelario as Claire Redfield, Ant-Man and the Wasp's Hannah John-Kamen as Jill Valentine, Upload's Robbie Amell as Chris Redfield, and Zombieland: Double Tap's Avan Jogia as Leon S.
Silent Hill Reboot Speculation Flares up Again as Series Composer Teases Summer Reveal for His Next Game
Silent Hill Reboot Speculation Flares up Again as Series Composer Teases Summer Reveal for His Next Game
According to Akira Yamaoka, his next game is "the one you're hoping to hear about."
Resident Evil Returns To The Big Screen On September 3rd
Resident Evil Returns To The Big Screen On September 3rd
Upcoming reboot takes us back to Raccoon City. Capcom might be busy preparing Resident Evil Village, but it isn't letting up with its adaptations.
Dune: Imperium: The Kotaku Review
Dune: Imperium: The Kotaku Review
Because the movie business is in a state of absolute chaos right now, the Dune reboot, which was supposed to be the big holiday movie of 2020, is now going to be the big holiday movie of 2021 instead.
Perfect Dark Design Director Leaves The Initiative
Perfect Dark Design Director Leaves The Initiative
The Design Director of The Initiative's Perfect Dark reboot has left the studio after two years working on the project.
Next Tomb Raider game aims to link older series with reboot trilogy
Next Tomb Raider game aims to link older series with reboot trilogy
Back in 2013, developer Crystal Dynamics set out to hit the reset button on the Tomb Raider series.
Promo Reel Showcases First Footage Of Upcoming Mortal Kombat Movie Reboot
Promo Reel Showcases First Footage Of Upcoming Mortal Kombat Movie Reboot
"It's an invitation, to Mortal Kombat". We've always had a soft spot for the original Mortal Kombat film.
Tomb Raider will get the Netflix anime treatment
Tomb Raider will get the Netflix anime treatment
The series will follow the events of the most recent reboot trilogy.
The Man Behind The Ninja Gaiden Reboot Thinks Ryu Hayabusa Is Perfect For Smash Bros Ultimate
The Man Behind The Ninja Gaiden Reboot Thinks Ryu Hayabusa Is Perfect For Smash Bros Ultimate
"I think it’s a stage big enough for Ryu Hayabusa to play an active role". We haven't seen Ryu Hayabusa on a Nintendo console for nearly nine years now.
System Shock remake pre-orders and final demo coming end of February
System Shock remake pre-orders and final demo coming end of February
You can secure your copy of the upcoming System Shock reboot, and get another good long look at the gameplay, in just a few weeks.
Resident Evil 4 Remake Reportedly Getting Partial Development Reboot Due to Internal Disagreements
Resident Evil 4 Remake Reportedly Getting Partial Development Reboot Due to Internal Disagreements
A new report claims a Resident Evil 4 remake is being overhauled, and could now see release in 2023.
Soapbox: It’s Time For A Pokémon Trading Card Game Reboot On Switch
Soapbox: It’s Time For A Pokémon Trading Card Game Reboot On Switch
But only if it's done right. My old, beloved (and slightly grubby) copy of Pokémon TCG on Game Boy. Soapbox features enable our individual writers to voice their own opinions on hot topics, opinions that may not necessarily be the voice of the site.
Mortal Kombat movie shows off its Sub-Zero, Jax, and more in first images
Mortal Kombat movie shows off its Sub-Zero, Jax, and more in first images
With just months to go until the long-awaited Mortal Kombat movie finally bursts onto screens big and small (in a shower of body parts, naturally), Warner Bros has shed the veil of secrecy and shared first images and story details to placate those eagerly awaiting its April release. A Mortal Kombat movie reboot has, of course, been long in the works, with Warner Bros first announcing a director and writer for the project - Simon McQuoid and Greg Russo, respectively - back in 2016.
Review: Double Dragon Neon - An Energetic Reboot Which Has Aged Surprisingly Well
Review: Double Dragon Neon - An Energetic Reboot Which Has Aged Surprisingly Well
Neon Night Riders Forever. It has been no less than eight years since the Lee brothers' Saturday morning cartoon outing, Double Dragon Neon, was released.
Fable Lands Lead Writer With Anna Megill, Senior Writer On Remedy’s Control
Fable Lands Lead Writer With Anna Megill, Senior Writer On Remedy’s Control
The mysterious reboot gets a new addition in a prime position
Cyberpunk 2077's Current-Gen Nightmare + Perfect Dark Reboot Is Finally Real
Cyberpunk 2077's Current-Gen Nightmare + Perfect Dark Reboot Is Finally Real
And stay tuned for a very special final Unlocked episode of 2020 next week!
How to get free rewards with the Fortnite Reboot a Friend program
How to get free rewards with the Fortnite Reboot a Friend program
The launch of Fortnite Chapter 2 Season 5 has seen the introduction of a variety of new content and challenges.
Shadow Warrior devs go vampire-hunting in Evil West
Shadow Warrior devs go vampire-hunting in Evil West
Flying Wild Hog, the studio behind the splendid Shadow Warrior reboot, tonight announced a brand new game of their own: Evil West.
The Shadow Warrior team have a weird western on the way
The Shadow Warrior team have a weird western on the way
Flying Wild Hogs, the developer behind the Shadow Warrior reboot from a few years back, has a new game on the way.
Ghosts 'n Goblins Resurrection Reboot Announced for Switch, Coming 2021
Ghosts 'n Goblins Resurrection Reboot Announced for Switch, Coming 2021
Ghosts and Goblins Resurrection is coming to the Nintendo Switch in 2021.
The Cotton Reboot For Switch Sure Is Shaping Up Nicely
The Cotton Reboot For Switch Sure Is Shaping Up Nicely
Coming to the west early next year. The Cotton series by Success is one of those '90s shooter franchises that has a special place in the hearts of many retro gamers, so the news that we're getting a reboot on Switch and PS4 obviously went down rather well. Helpfully entitled Cotton Reboot!, the game a remake of the Sharp X68000 port of the 1991 arcade release Cotton: Fantastic Night Dreams, which, like so many X68000 conversions, is pretty much arcade perfect. Read the full article on nintendolife.com
Hulu’s Animaniacs Reboot Is Nostalgic for All the Wrong Reasons
Hulu’s Animaniacs Reboot Is Nostalgic for All the Wrong Reasons
Yakko, Wakko, and Dot are back—and they’re ready to turn 2020 upside down.
Silent Hill Reboot Will be Announced at The Game Awards – Rumour
Silent Hill Reboot Will be Announced at The Game Awards – Rumour
The long-running saga of the rumoured Silent Hill reboot continues.
Call of Duty drives Activision Blizzard revenues up 52% year-over-year
Call of Duty drives Activision Blizzard revenues up 52% year-over-year
Modern Warfare reboot sets franchise record for first-year premium sales as engagement dips for Blizzard, King
Golden Axed prototype creators livestream with Digital Foundry
Golden Axed prototype creators livestream with Digital Foundry
Last week, as part of its 60th anniversary celebrations, Sega released an unfinished prototype version of a Golden Axe reboot that saw a small team from Sega Australia look to modernise and revitalise one of the company's beloved arcade franchises.
What's New on Hulu in November 2020
What's New on Hulu in November 2020
It’s time for Animaniacs! Hulu’s reboot of the ‘90s strangest cartoon phenomenon premiers on the streaming service on November 20, giving you at least one thing to be thankful for during the holidays.That is, provided you came of age or otherwise watched the show when it originally ran on Fox a few decades ago.
Review: Ben 10: Power Trip! - An Underwhelming Adaptation Of A Cartoon Favourite
Review: Ben 10: Power Trip! - An Underwhelming Adaptation Of A Cartoon Favourite
It's hero time. The Ben 10 franchise is one of the most popular productions from Cartoon Network, with a fourteen-year run that’s spanned five iterations of the TV show, with the current one being a reboot of the first show.
Sega releasing a cancelled Golden Axe prototype stirs unpleasant memories for some of its makers
Sega releasing a cancelled Golden Axe prototype stirs unpleasant memories for some of its makers
Sega yesterday announced plans to celebrate their 60th birthday by giving away a number of small retro-y games, including a Streets Of Rage-style demake of Yakuza and the prototype of a cancelled Golden Axe reboot.
We're Rebooting Kotaku Splitscreen With An Episode About Reboots
We're Rebooting Kotaku Splitscreen With An Episode About Reboots
Rising like Godzilla from Tokyo Bay after a long 1,000 year slumber, it’s Kotaku Splitscreen! Yes, Splitscreen is back with both a brand-new cast and the blessing of the old one. Read more...
Resident Evil movie reboot headlined by Kaya Scodelario & Hannah John-Kamen
Resident Evil movie reboot headlined by Kaya Scodelario & Hannah John-Kamen
There is no doubt that the hunger for horror games continues to exist among the gaming community.
Resident Evil movie reboot promises to be more Resident Evil this time
Resident Evil movie reboot promises to be more Resident Evil this time
Another Resident Evil film is in the works – and this time, it might actually somewhat resemble the series it’s based on.
New Resident Evil movie reboot heading back to a
New Resident Evil movie reboot heading back to a "fateful night in Raccoon City in 1998"
Capcom's seminal survival horror series Resident Evil is heading back to the big screen, for the "beginning of a new universe inspired by storylines and characters" from the games. Resident Evil's latest movie adaptation is currently in pre-production, and is being handled by Constantin Film (who steered Paul W.
Kaya Scodelario, Hannah John-Kamen, and Neal McDonough lead the Resident Evil film reboot cast
Resident Evil film reboot gets cast
Resident Evil film reboot gets cast
Maze Runner's Kaya Scodelario leads a cast including Hannah John-Kamen, Tom Hopper, and Neal McDonough
Resident Evil Origin Story Reboot Casts Jill Valentine, Leon Kennedy, Claire Redfield, and More
Resident Evil Origin Story Reboot Casts Jill Valentine, Leon Kennedy, Claire Redfield, and More
The Resident Evil origin story reboot has cast all of its main roles including actors for Jill Valentine, Claire Redfield, Chris Redfield, Albert Wesker, and Leon Kennedy.