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Here’s What Would Happen In A Dragon Age 2 'Snyder Cut'
Here’s What Would Happen In A Dragon Age 2 'Snyder Cut'
Yesterday on Twitter, former BioWare employee and Dragon Age 2 lead writer David Gaider explained what he’d do with the opportunity to give Dragon Age 2 it’s own “Snyder Cut.” Read more...
Random: The Low-Poly Animals Twitter Account Is A Must-Follow
Random: The Low-Poly Animals Twitter Account Is A Must-Follow
Why is Ditto shaped like a T-shirt. The low-poly days are far behind us, but many of us still have a soft spot for the work that artists and modellers had to do back when consoles couldn't handle curves.
Ubisoft launches online channel gTV in UK tomorrow
Ubisoft launches online channel gTV in UK tomorrow
Ubisoft is launching a new online channel in the UK with original talk show, comedy and documentary series. gTV will stream online via Twitch, YouTube, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram and feature series focused on the wider world of video games culture - not just Assassin's Creed. In Ubisoft's words, the channel will "feature a wide range of original programming inspired not only by Ubisoft, but by the video game industry at large, going behind-the-scenes on how games are created and celebrating the the people who make and play them, as well as the biggest events in the gaming calendar".
The Balan Wonderworld Demo Is Being Taken Down Today
The Balan Wonderworld Demo Is Being Taken Down Today
Gone for good. The demo for Balan Wonderworld will be removed from the Switch eShop and digital stores across all consoles today, it's been confirmed. The news comes from the official Balan Wonderworld Twitter account, which notes that the demo will be discontinued at 23:59 JST on 14th April; the Steam version will also be taken down a couple of hours later.
Call of the Sea coming to PlayStation in May
Call of the Sea coming to PlayStation in May
Stylish first-person adventure Call of the Sea will come to PlayStation 4 and PS5 next month. The game's Twitter confirmed the May release last night, some five months after the game first launched for PC, Xbox One and Xbox Series X/S, including via Xbox Game Pass. A mix of 1930s action and HP Lovecraft weirdness, Call of the Sea follows adventurer Norah Everhart as she travels to a mysterious island in search of her missing husband Harry. Read more
New Pokémon Snap Gets Its Very Own Custom Twitter Emoji
New Pokémon Snap Gets Its Very Own Custom Twitter Emoji
For a limited time. Looking forward to New Pokémon Snap launching later this month? Want to show off your passion for the game in style? Well, it looks like Nintendo has you covered. Yes, just like the custom Tom Nook emoji which appeared on Twitter for last year's Animal Crossing: New Horizons launch, a new Meganium emoji is now available for this month's pocket monster photo fest.
Someone Recovered The Code To Unlock A Full Version Of Timesplitters 2 In Homefront: The Revolution
Someone Recovered The Code To Unlock A Full Version Of Timesplitters 2 In Homefront: The Revolution
Back in 2016 players of Dambusters Studio’s Homefront: The Revolution easily found an Easter egg featuring two levels from 2002's Timesplitters 2.
Valorant patch 2.07 leak suggests changes to Astra, Raze, and Viper
Valorant patch 2.07 leak suggests changes to Astra, Raze, and Viper
Valorant leaker floxay has released an image through Twitter that appears to be the patch notes for update 2.07.
Deathloop Delayed To September
Deathloop Delayed To September
Arkane’s Deathloop has been delayed to September 14, the studio announced on Twitter this morning.
Doug Bowser Excited To Get Games Industry
Doug Bowser Excited To Get Games Industry "Back Together" For E3
"We’ll make the virtual format fun and engaging". Earlier this week, the Entertainment Software Association announced its plans for this year's E3 event - revealing several major publishers, including Nintendo, would be participating in this "all-virtual" show. Following this announcement, Nintendo of America's president Doug Bowser shared his own message on Twitter about the event's return - mentioning how great it was that the video games industry was getting back together.
Cliff Bleszinski is 'working on some new stuff'
Cliff Bleszinski is 'working on some new stuff'
The Gears of War creator teased a new project on Twitter, but said it’s not necessarily a new videogame.
#BoycottGenshin Is Tearing The Genshin Impact Community Apart
#BoycottGenshin Is Tearing The Genshin Impact Community Apart
Last night, Genshin Impact began trending on Twitter for all the wrong reasons.
Here's why 'boycott Genshin Impact' is trending on Twitter
Here's why 'boycott Genshin Impact' is trending on Twitter
Players are arguing about representation and race in Genshin Impact.
Activision DMCAs news outlet for reporting Call of Duty leak
Activision DMCAs news outlet for reporting Call of Duty leak
Video Games Chronicle says its Twitter account was locked for a post about new Warzone map
Xbox to Make Xbox Series X Mini Fridges After Winning A Twitter Competition
Xbox to Make Xbox Series X Mini Fridges After Winning A Twitter Competition
Thanks to a promise by Xbox's Aaron Greenberg to help secure a victory for Xbox in Twitter's first-ever #BestOfTweet Brand Bracket Championship, Microsoft will now be making Xbox Series X Mini Fridges for the public.
Random: It Looks Like Masahiro Sakurai's Parody Account On Twitter Has Been Defeated
Random: It Looks Like Masahiro Sakurai's Parody Account On Twitter Has Been Defeated
Oh, please don't be an April Fools... Last month, the living legend, Masahiro Sakurai, was finally verified on Twitter with a blue badge. Up until then, a Sakurai parody account - with more than 100,000 followers - had been causing chaos.
Activision Issues DMCA Takedowns to Outlet Covering Call of Duty Leaks
Activision Issues DMCA Takedowns to Outlet Covering Call of Duty Leaks
Activision has issued a DMCA notice to a gaming publication's Twitter account for covering a series of map leaks from Call of Duty Warzone.
Among Us' Airship Level Is Here
Among Us' Airship Level Is Here
Join the mile-high murder club. Can someone give the Among Us Twitter account an ice cream and a hug? It can't be easy to monitor the account that hit one million followers in a matter of days, and when that Twitter account is the main hub for a 2018 game that achieved unprecedented, unexpected success during the pandemic, we can only imagine the stress. Read the full article on nintendolife.com
Pokémon Go developer teases AR glasses
Pokémon Go developer teases AR glasses
John Hanke, boss of Pokémon Go developer Niantic, has issued a tease showing a pair of Google Glass-style spectacles. The glasses have been customised with the Niantic logo, while Hanke's Twitter post states that the specs are being made to interact with games on Niantic's AR platform. For now, we can but speculate at the tech inside - though this isn't the first we've heard of Niantic testing its games on headset devices.
Intel 13th gen CPUs are codenamed Raptor Lake, should follow Alder Lake in 2022
Intel 13th gen CPUs are codenamed Raptor Lake, should follow Alder Lake in 2022
Although we've still got two generations of CPUs to look forward to – with one arriving tomorrow – Intel's 13th generation CPUs are expected to land on shelves in 2022 under the codename of Raptor Lake, following the real-world lake theme of previous generations. We can now be near-certain that this is the official name for the 13th generation chips, with Twitter leaker Momomo_us showing the name appearing in a search on Intel's site.
Battlefield Twitter Account Responds to Rumours By... Talking About Spaghetti
Battlefield Twitter Account Responds to Rumours By... Talking About Spaghetti
The official Battlefield Twitter account has posted a features list for spaghetti in response to a tweet containing Battlefield rumours.
Random: Stop Scrolling And Brighten Your Day With These Adorable Kirby Stop-Motion Videos
Random: Stop Scrolling And Brighten Your Day With These Adorable Kirby Stop-Motion Videos
Including a recreation of Kirby's victory dance. It's Monday, and Mondays are miserable, so why not take a breather and enjoy these wonderful Kirby stop-motion videos? We've recently stumbled across the work of Animist, a stop-motion expert who creates lots of cracking videos for Twitter and YouTube.
Capcom
Capcom "Aware" Of Monster Hunter Rise Pose Glitch Preventing Players From Opening Save Files
"We’re working on an update to fix this ASAP". Capcom's already released a day one update for Monster Hunter Rise, but it seems there's one other issue it needs to sort out. The official Monster Hunter Twitter account says it's "aware" of a glitch that can prevent players from opening a save file and is working on an immediate fix.
This Is Embarrassing!
This Is Embarrassing!
This week on Snapshots we got a bunch of cool superhero screenshots, some colorful photos, a creepy cave, a giant hole, and one unlucky cowboy who can’t stop his horse.
Get ready for a gorgeous 14-inch Razer AMD Ryzen gaming laptop
Get ready for a gorgeous 14-inch Razer AMD Ryzen gaming laptop
Twitter rumours of a Ryzen 9 5900HX machine tally with our own sources.
Monster Hunter Rise 2.0 Update Scheduled For The End Of April
Monster Hunter Rise 2.0 Update Scheduled For The End Of April
Day one update out now. Monster Hunter Rise is out today on the Nintendo Switch and it seems Capcom has a lot planned for it post-release. In addition to the day one update, the official Monster Hunter Japanese Twitter account has revealed Version 2.0 of the new entry is scheduled to roll out at the end of April. Read the full article on nintendolife.com
Saviour has beautiful pixel art parkour
Saviour has beautiful pixel art parkour
Saviour is one of those games that's been looking fabulous on Twitter for years, with GIFs that show off its 2D pixel art parkour and precise dodges in melee combat.
League of Legends’ Alistar gets nerfs, Braum and Kindred get buffs next patch
League of Legends’ Alistar gets nerfs, Braum and Kindred get buffs next patch
Hot on the heels on Riot's preview for the upcoming League of Legends patch 11.7 on Twitter, a bunch of balance changes have dropped onto the multiplayer game's testing grounds.
Japanese Company Creates
Japanese Company Creates "Monster Hunter Holiday" For New Game's Release
Whenever a massive game is released, no doubt, diehard fans wish nothing more than to take the day off.
Tekken 7 Has Sold 7 Million Copies
Tekken 7 Has Sold 7 Million Copies
Series producer and director Katsuhiro Harada revealed the same on Twitter.
Disney Art Academy Is Being Removed From The 3DS eShop At The End Of March
Disney Art Academy Is Being Removed From The 3DS eShop At The End Of March
It was nice knowing you, Mickey. Mario purge day is coming, and now to add to the list of things getting taken down at the end of this month, we've got Disney Art Academy, which will be discontinued on 30th March. Nintendo's Japanese customer support shared this information on Twitter.
Steam will not sell pickup artist game Super Seducer 3
Steam will not sell pickup artist game Super Seducer 3
The game's developer has taken to Twitter as a response.
NHS exec's Twitter accounts hacked to promote PS5 scam
NHS exec's Twitter accounts hacked to promote PS5 scam
An NHS executive's Twitter accounts were hacked to promote a PlayStation 5 sales scam. Helen Bevan, who is chief transformation officer of NHS Horizons, saw her two Twitter accounts with a combined 133,000 followers hacked and then used to flog fake PS5s, the BBC reports. According to the BBC, Bevan paid £110 to someone who said they could restore the accounts within 25 minutes, but they turned out to be a scammer as well. Read more
Fortnite Players Are Getting Weird Again, This Time About The Rock
Fortnite Players Are Getting Weird Again, This Time About The Rock
Fortnite fans have been speculating on who voiced The Foundation, a character who appeared in the cinematic and in-game event that started the game’s season 6.
Twitch Streamer Gross Gore Banned After Years Of Sexual Assault Allegations
Twitch Streamer Gross Gore Banned After Years Of Sexual Assault Allegations
Today, Twitch banned and de-partnered Ali “Gross Gore” Larsen, a longtime streamer and subject of controversy, after sexual assault allegations old and new came to light last weekend. Read more...
Townscaper Is An Idyllic Toy-Like Game That'll Melt All Your Worries Away
Townscaper Is An Idyllic Toy-Like Game That'll Melt All Your Worries Away
Also, several hours of your life. As the top Steam review of town-building toy Townscaper says, "bloop bloop game make depression go away". Indie developer Oskar Stålberg first made Townscaper as an experimental thing, which he showed off on his Twitter as he added new features.
Among Us Airship Map Finally Gets A Release Date
Among Us Airship Map Finally Gets A Release Date
📣📣📣📣. March 31st is starting to redeem itself as maybe not a terrible day for gamers after all: it may be the day Mario finally dies forever, but it's also the date that Among Us' new Airship map will finally be added to the game. As announced by the official Among Us Twitter account, and detailed further in the Innersloth Dev Blog, the Airship map will add new tasks, ladders, features, and moderation, plus free hats for "being so patient with us". Read the full article on nintendolife.com
Gaming Didn't Get Me Through It
Gaming Didn't Get Me Through It
Before lockdown started, I had another job with a company that made what became the world’s most sought-after product: hand sanitizer.
Teenage 'mastermind' who hacked high-profile Twitter accounts is off to the slammer
Teenage 'mastermind' who hacked high-profile Twitter accounts is off to the slammer
The Florida teen pleaded guilty to scamming more than $117,000 in Bitcoin through the hack.
Bandai Namco Speaks Out Against Anti-Asian Racism In America
Bandai Namco Speaks Out Against Anti-Asian Racism In America
In an official statement released on Twitter this morning, Bandai Namco took a public stance against the spike of anti-Asian racism in the United States in the wake of the covid-19 pandemic. Read more...
Random: You Can Vote For The
Random: You Can Vote For The "Best Off-Model Mario" On Twitter Right Now
Someone put these Marios out of their misery. Forget Bunny Day and St Patrick: the most important event this week is the Off-Model Mario Championship, in which multiple mangled Marios will battle for the dubious honour of being crowned Weirdest Mario.
Animator And Character Designer Minako Shiba Dies
Animator And Character Designer Minako Shiba Dies
Today, both P.A. Works and Studio Pierrot announced on Twitter Minako Shiba has died. Read more...
Get Ready For Zelda: Skyward Sword HD's
Get Ready For Zelda: Skyward Sword HD's "Smoother And More Intuitive" Controls
Another reason to buy it (again). Since announcing The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD for the Switch, Nintendo has been continually reminding fans on social media that this version of the game will be a better experience than the original Wii release. In its latest post on Twitter, it notes how the controls in the game have been recreated and are now "smoother and more intuitive" than the 2011 release.
Twitch Streamer Banned Twice In Two Days For Harassing Himself, Somehow
Twitch Streamer Banned Twice In Two Days For Harassing Himself, Somehow
It might be an understatement to say that popular Minecraft YouTuber and streamer George “GeorgeNotFound’’ Davidson had a weird weekend.
How Has Your Relationship With Gaming Changed Since Covid Began?
How Has Your Relationship With Gaming Changed Since Covid Began?
It’s Monday and time for Ask Kotaku, the weekly feature in which Kotaku-ites deliberate on a single burning question.
Fortnite Team Reportedly Disqualified from Cup After Team Member Aggressively Tweets Epic CCO
Fortnite Team Reportedly Disqualified from Cup After Team Member Aggressively Tweets Epic CCO
A Fortnite team has reportedly been disqualified from the Fortnite Champion Series after one of the team's members told the CCO of Epic Games to kill himself on Twitter.
Fortnite team disqualified from $3m cup after very bad tweet
Fortnite team disqualified from $3m cup after very bad tweet
A trio of top Fortnite players was kicked from the game's $3m Fortnite Champion Series (FNCS) tournament after one of the team tagged the game's boss Donald Mustard in an aggressive tweet. "Like literally fucking k!ll your$elf @DonaldMustard," Fortnite player Wrigley wrote on Twitter.
Crossplay and cross-generational-play are on the way for Watch Dogs Legion Online Modes
Crossplay and cross-generational-play are on the way for Watch Dogs Legion Online Modes
Ubisoft has confirmed that crossplay and cross-generation-play is on the way to Watch Dogs Legion's Online Modes. While there's no firm schedule for release just yet, the official Watch Dogs Twitter account has recently begun responding to requests for the feature by stating that "the development team is working on adding this feature to the game with a later update". "While crossplay and cross-generation-play is currently not available for the Watch Dogs: Legion Online Mode, the development team is working on adding this feature to the game with a later update," a Ubisoft representative said in just one of several tweets made by the official social media account over the last few days. Read more
Techland admits it announced Dying Light 2
Techland admits it announced Dying Light 2 "too early"
Dying Light 2 developer Techland has admitted it announced the sequel "too early". The admission came after the developer teased it had "a few words to share with [fans] about the Dying Light 2 development process", promising more information would follow on Wednesday, 17th March. In a follow-up tweet further down the chain, however, the official Dying Light Twitter account responded to a fan who admitted they were "shocked" and wondered if the game was in "development hell". Read more
It looks like Neymar is coming to Fortnite
It looks like Neymar is coming to Fortnite
Neymar in Fortnite? Why not. Anything goes in Epic's battle royale, after all. Epic today teased the arrival of Fortnite Season 6 with a short clip on Twitter that shows a number 10 jersey and what looks like the football from the 2014 World Cup, which was held in Brazil. And here's the kicker from Neymar himself on Twitter: Read more
Two Call of Duty: Warzone cheaters banned on Twitch after Mara actress calls them out
Two Call of Duty: Warzone cheaters banned on Twitch after Mara actress calls them out
Two Call of Duty: Warzone cheaters were banned on Twitch after the actress behind in-game character Mara called them out on Twitter. Mara is a Warcom operator character in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare and Warzone who was released as part of the battle pass during the first season of Infinity Ward's shooter in December 2019. The actress behind Mara is Alex Zedra, who took to Twitter to expose two cheaters - a boyfriend and girlfriend couple - who were using aimbots in a Warzone tournament played on Friday, 12th March. Read more
EA Investigating Allegations One Of Its Employees Sold Rare FIFA Ultimate Team Cards For Cash
EA Investigating Allegations One Of Its Employees Sold Rare FIFA Ultimate Team Cards For Cash
"If we identify improper conduct, we will take swift action". EA has confirmed that it is launching an internal investigation into allegations that one of its staff sold FIFA Ultimate Team cards for thousands of euros in cash (thanks, Eurogamer). The scandal – which now has its own hashtag on Twitter, "EAGate" – began when unconfirmed direct messages appeared online which suggested that an EA employee was selling FIFA Ultimate Team "Icon" cards for between 750 euros (around £642 / $895) and 1000 euros (£856 / $1,194).
Random: This Animal Crossing Screenshot
Random: This Animal Crossing Screenshot "Probably" Has Nothing To Do With The Rumoured 4K Switch
Just to let you know... Nintendo's official Animal Crossing Twitter account recently sent out a tweet about the next in-game event for New Horizons. While the majority of responses were about Shamrock Day, a number of followers have noticed the screenshot attached to this tweet is a much higher resolution than the other ones posted by the same account. Read the full article on nintendolife.com
Why game developers hate doors
Why game developers hate doors
On Twitter, game developers are commiserating together over one of the most surprisingly difficult features to implement in games.
Smash Bros. Game Director Masahiro Sakurai Is Now Verified On Twitter
Smash Bros. Game Director Masahiro Sakurai Is Now Verified On Twitter
Take that parody accounts! It might not seem like much to anyone who doesn't follow Masahiro Sakurai on social media, but the legendary Super Smash Bros.
The Pokémon Company Has Given Piplup Official Twitter And Instagram Accounts
The Pokémon Company Has Given Piplup Official Twitter And Instagram Accounts
Project Piplup is go. The Pokémon Company has unveiled new social media accounts dedicated to Piplup, one of the starter Pokémon first released in the series' fourth generation of games. Called 'Project Piplup', the new accounts are a "limited-time" affair which will celebrate the Water-type 'mon going forward.
Source Engine Aesthetics is a museum of level design vibes from 2004 to 2014
Source Engine Aesthetics is a museum of level design vibes from 2004 to 2014
A surprisingly diverse, compelling Twitter collection of how games looked in the recent past.
V1 Interactive Shuts Down Less Than A Year After Releasing Disintegration
V1 Interactive Shuts Down Less Than A Year After Releasing Disintegration
V1 Interactive, the studio behind the real-time strategy and first-person shooter hybrid game Disintegration, is shutting down after five years. Read more...
Six Days in Fallujah publisher now says project is
Six Days in Fallujah publisher now says project is "inseparable from politics"
Six Days in Fallujah publisher Victura has issued a new statement on its upcoming controversial shooter set during the US-led invasion of Iraq. The statement, issued via the company's Twitter this afternoon, repeatedly states that "the events recreated in Six Days in Fallujah are inseparable from politics", in contrast to widely-criticised remarks suggesting the opposite made last month by Victura boss Peter Tamte during an interview with GamesIndustry.biz. "Players need that context to understand why they're in the city fighting those Al-Qaeda people," Tamte said previously.
I Found Some Rad Tracks At This Virtual Japanese Music Festival
I Found Some Rad Tracks At This Virtual Japanese Music Festival
Welcome to Morning Music, Kotaku’s ongoing hangout for folks who love video games and the cool-ass sounds they make.
Hogwarts Legacy dev resigns after YouTube channel backlash
Hogwarts Legacy dev resigns after YouTube channel backlash
Hogwarts Legacy developer Troy Leavitt has resigned from Avalanche Software after discussion of his old YouTube channel blew up online last month. Writing on Twitter today, Leavitt said he had decided to part ways with the developer and would explain more in an upcoming video he would post to the channel in question. "I have nothing but good things to say about the game, the dev team, and WB Games," Leavitt wrote.
Man Charged, Banned From FIFA After Sending Racist DMs To Actual, Legendary Player
Man Charged, Banned From FIFA After Sending Racist DMs To Actual, Legendary Player
Last May Irish teenager Patrick O’Brien was playing a game of FIFA, and one of the players he was controlling was Arsenal and England legend Ian Wright.
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Version 11.0.0 Is Arriving Soon
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Version 11.0.0 Is Arriving Soon
See the new fighters in action tomorrow. Nintendo has revealed via Twitter that Super Smash Bros.
Limited Run Games Is Republishing Two Natsume Game Boy Games This Year
Limited Run Games Is Republishing Two Natsume Game Boy Games This Year
Sea of Solitude: The Director's Cut also gets a physical edition on Switch. Of all the strange things to happen this last year, we didn't count on a Game Boy resurgence. Between Twitter's Pokémon Red playthrough, horror game Deadeus and Kickstarter project The Shapeshifter, dedicated fans have kept the beloved handheld alive.
Destiny 2's Trials disabled after match-fixing method spreads
Destiny 2's Trials disabled after match-fixing method spreads
Destiny 2's top-tier PVP activity was forced offline at the weekend after a popular method to fix matches was suggested to have affected around 50 per cent of players on flawless runs (where teams hit the mode's goal of a seven-match streak). Via its Bungie Help Twitter account, Destiny 2's developer said it had pulled the mode yesterday evening for the remainder of its weekly rotation due to an unspecified "issue" - though fans were quick to guess why. Frustration at the state of Trials of Osiris, the game's sweatiest and most competitive mode, has been growing for some time.
Welcome To Hell, Bambi
Welcome To Hell, Bambi
This week on Snapshots we have some great Assasin’s Creed shots, a laid back Spider-Man, a large rodent in danger, some nice-looking vistas, and one very, very lost deer.
Anniversary: Stardew Valley Is Now Five Years Old
Anniversary: Stardew Valley Is Now Five Years Old
"thanks to all of you for being part of this". It's been anniversary after anniversary over the past month and now on top of all the other ones currently take place, this week marks Stardew Valley's fifth year. Creator ConcernedApe has taken to Twitter to thank all of the game's fans for being a part of the long journey.
Intel gaming GPU rumours suggest six Xe cards coming in 2021
Intel gaming GPU rumours suggest six Xe cards coming in 2021
Twitter's suggesting six different graphics cards in the Xe DG2 lineup, and the specs at least look right.
Final Fantasy 7 Remake headlines March PlayStation Plus lineup
Final Fantasy 7 Remake headlines March PlayStation Plus lineup
The PlayStation Plus titles for March have been revealed seemingly ahead of time. As spotted by @Nibellion on Twitter, the PlayStation Netherlands Facebook page confirmed Final Fantasy 7 Remake, Maquette, Remnant from the Ashes and Farpoint VR are the March Plus games. Final Fantasy 7 Remake is a particular highlight, given the PlayStation 5 upgrade version was announced last night during Sony's State of Play broadcast.
The Pokémon Company Reveals Top 30 Pocket Monsters, According To Japanese Twitter Poll
The Pokémon Company Reveals Top 30 Pocket Monsters, According To Japanese Twitter Poll
In celebration of 25 years. As you might have heard, it's Pokémon's 25th anniversary on 27th February (that's this weekend).
Twitter Passes Stimulus Package for the Very Online
Twitter Passes Stimulus Package for the Very Online
Twitter is finally rolling out a way to get paid for tweeting that doesn’t involve putting a Venmo link in your bio, promoting a Patreon, or using the app to hunt for a rich spouse. Read more...
Early Bugsnax Idea Had You Skinning And Butchering Them
Early Bugsnax Idea Had You Skinning And Butchering Them
Look, we knew Bugsnax was a cute game with a dark heart, but this is particularly bleak. Read more...
Cyberpunk 2077's next patch delayed following CD Projekt cyber attack
Cyberpunk 2077's next patch delayed following CD Projekt cyber attack
Things seem to keep going from bad to worse for CD Projekt, as after a disastrous Cyberpunk 2077 launch that saw the game removed from the PlayStation Store, the company was hit by a major cyber attack - and this has now resulted in a month-long delay for the game's promised February patch. The company took to Twitter to explain its decision, saying it "dearly wanted to deliver Patch 1.2 for Cyberpunk 2077 in the timespan [it] detailed previously" but "the recent cyber attack on the studio's IT infrastructure and extensive scope of the update mean this unfortunately will not happen".
Did The Official Pokémon Twitter Account Just Tease A Diamond And Pearl Return?
Did The Official Pokémon Twitter Account Just Tease A Diamond And Pearl Return?
"Let's go, Sinnoh!". This weekend, on 27th February, the Pokémon series celebrates 25 years since the launch of the original Game Boy titles. There have already been rumours floating about and now the official Pokémon Twitter account seems to be joining in on the fun.
Did The Official Pokémon Twitter Account Just Tease Let's Go Diamond And Pearl?
Did The Official Pokémon Twitter Account Just Tease Let's Go Diamond And Pearl?
"Let's go, Sinnoh!". This weekend, on 27th February, the Pokémon series celebrates 25 years since the launch of the original Game Boy titles. There have already been rumours floating about and now the official Pokémon Twitter account seems to be joining in on the fun.
Internet Unites For Amazing Wii Shop Channel Jam Session
Internet Unites For Amazing Wii Shop Channel Jam Session
Composer, musician, and YouTuber Alex Moukala let loose a funky, bass-tastic remix of the Nintendo Wii theme music on Twitter yesterday and then invited other artists to do the same.
Fall Guys' Next Season Seems to Be an '80s Sci-Fi Theme
Fall Guys' Next Season Seems to Be an '80s Sci-Fi Theme
Fall Guys announced on Twitter that season four of the wacky battle royale is titled "Fall Guys 4041." Only a brief logo teaser was shown, featuring bright, neon lights, and sci-fi sound effects.
Gears Of War Twitter Seems To Be Teasing Something
Gears Of War Twitter Seems To Be Teasing Something
A picture could be saying something about the franchise's future.
Report: CD Projekt Red Issuing DMCA Takedowns To Keep A Lid On Hacked Source Code
Report: CD Projekt Red Issuing DMCA Takedowns To Keep A Lid On Hacked Source Code
Maker of The Witcher 3 and Cyberpunk 2077, CD Projekt Red, is hitting Twitter users with Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) takedowns for sharing links to Gwent source code, according to a recent report by Vice. Read more...
CD Projekt Red issues DMCA to prevent spread of stolen Gwent code
CD Projekt Red issues DMCA to prevent spread of stolen Gwent code
The copyright strikes targeted Twitter users sharing links to download the stolen data
Valheim guide — How to craft fire arrows and deal with trolls
Valheim guide — How to craft fire arrows and deal with trolls
Honestly, if it wasn’t for the word “Valheim” in the headline, this could be an article on how to avoid annoying pests on Reddit or Twitter.
New Nintendo Infographic Shows Off The 30+ Games Announced During This Week's Direct
New Nintendo Infographic Shows Off The 30+ Games Announced During This Week's Direct
You know the drill, it's circling time! As it often does after a major presentation, Nintendo has shared a new infographic featuring all the logos of the games included in this week's Nintendo Direct. It's become something of a tradition for Nintendo fans to download a copy of these images and circle all the games they're interested in, so feel free to save the full image below, tick off the games you're excited for, and share them with us in the comments, on Twitter, or wherever you do your online business. Read the full article on nintendolife.com
Controversial Rising Sun Design Removed From Street Fighter II's Re-Release
Controversial Rising Sun Design Removed From Street Fighter II's Re-Release
E. Honda's bathhouse gets a new look. Capcom Arcade Stadium came to Switch yesterday, and people are already finding new secrets and updates in the various arcade games within. In the latest discovery, Twitter user @pomegd (h/t Kotaku) noticed that part of the E.
Twitter overcomes sabotage to beat Pokémon Red
Twitter overcomes sabotage to beat Pokémon Red
After 40 days and more than 90k comments, Twitter has beaten Pokémon Red while playing it through someone's tiny display picture. Last month we reported on how creator Constantine Liétard had hooked up a copy of Pokémon Red to his Twitter avatar.
Random: Twitter Has Completed Its Playthrough Of Pokémon Red Inside Someone's Avatar
Random: Twitter Has Completed Its Playthrough Of Pokémon Red Inside Someone's Avatar
It even caught Mewtwo. Despite suffering a major setback last week - with "Team Rocket" releasing the majority of the party, it seems the social media experiment Twitter plays Pokémon Red Version inside someone's avatar has bounced back. According to the creator Constantin Liétard, it took 40 days and more than 90K comments to defeat the Elite Four and Red's rival.
Broken In An Earthquake? Company Offers To Repair Anime Figures For Free
Broken In An Earthquake? Company Offers To Repair Anime Figures For Free
Whenever there is an earthquake in Japan, inevitably on Twitter there are photos of people’s anime statues knocked off shelves.
System Shock 2: Enhanced Edition dev confirms fully fledged VR mode after earlier tease
System Shock 2: Enhanced Edition dev confirms fully fledged VR mode after earlier tease
Nightdive Studios has confirmed its upcoming enhanced edition of seminal sci-fi adventure System Shock 2 will include a fully fledged VR mode, after the developer teased virtual reality support for the game earlier this year. Nightdive initially announced System Shock 2: Enhanced Edition back in 2019, and while the studio is yet to confirm the exact enhancements it'll feature on release, we do know it'll include improvements to co-op play and employ the same engine used to create its enhanced version of System Shock 1 - which added the likes of 4K support, achievements, and improved controls. As for VR support, that was teased back in January, when, after a period of silence regarding System Shock 2: Enhanced Edition's progress, Nightdive finally popped up on Twitter to assure fans of the project's continued existence, and, more surprisingly, to reveal video footage of what appeared to be work-in-progress VR support. Read more
Diablo 2's unreleased second expansion would have been
Diablo 2's unreleased second expansion would have been "ARPG+MMO"
Diablo 2's unreleased second expansion would have been "ARPG+MMO", one of its developers has said. This expansion was only ever designed and never produced, David Brevik, who was the co-founder and president of defunct studio Blizzard North, said on Twitter over the weekend. "I had a multi-page design doc going over new classes, new areas, new mechanics and story concepts," Brevik revealed.
Random: Twitter Plays Pokémon Red Suffers Major Setback As
Random: Twitter Plays Pokémon Red Suffers Major Setback As "Most" Of The Party Is Released Into The Wild
"Team Rocket" is playing up! The social media experiment allowing you to play the Game Boy classic Pokémon Red Version inside someone's Twitter avatar appears to have suffered a major blow.
Random: This Suggestive Bridge Made It To The Switch Version Of Super Mario 3D World
Random: This Suggestive Bridge Made It To The Switch Version Of Super Mario 3D World
P is stored in the bridge. We've been wondering - does the concept of Not Safe For Work still apply when we're all working from home? If not, then this rather phallic bridge is Perfectly Safe For Work, unless your boss is also in your house. As Twitter user @akfamilyhome discovered (h/t Kotaku), there's a certain bridge in Super Mario 3D World's World 4 castle that's a little bit suspect, and despite gaining some recognition back when the game originally came out, it's still there in the Switch version.
Huge Stardew Valley 1.5 update released for consoles
Huge Stardew Valley 1.5 update released for consoles
Stardew Valley has now been updated to version 1.5 on Switch, PlayStation and Xbox, bringing with it a raft of new items, events, and local split-screen co-op. Eric "ConcernedApe" Barone, the game's creator, surprised fans by announcing the news this morning via Twitter.
Get Ready To Fight For The Users, It Seems Tron Is Coming To Fortnite
Get Ready To Fight For The Users, It Seems Tron Is Coming To Fortnite
"Make yourself comfortable". With the Terminator and the Predator making an entrance in Fortnite, it wouldn't seem too unrealistic to expect another popular '80s movie franchise to make its debut in the popular Battle Royale game. This all started with post from HYPEX on Twitter containing an image of a new portal that will be opening up on the Fortnite island.
Pillars Of Eternity Will Get No More Patches On Switch, Despite Unresolved Issues
Pillars Of Eternity Will Get No More Patches On Switch, Despite Unresolved Issues
Publisher blames the hardware. In a statement on Twitter today, Versus Evil, the publisher of the Switch port of Pillars of Eternity, stated that the game would not receive any more patches, as they have "reached a limit on what we can do with our updates". " have exhausted the options left to us from the PC original in regards to the limitations of the hardware we are working with," Versus Evil said in the statement, referring to the Nintendo Switch.
Rumour: Updated Art In New Fire Emblem Trailer Sparks Hope For Three Houses News
Rumour: Updated Art In New Fire Emblem Trailer Sparks Hope For Three Houses News
Edelgard SMILING?! Must be a mistake. Eagle-eyed fans of Fire Emblem on Reddit and Twitter have noticed a potential leak of new Fire Emblem: Three Houses art that may or may not come from a new game - or an updated version of the current one. In the recent video, "Fire Emblem Castle Conversations", made to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the series, viewers noticed footage that hasn't been seen before.
Terraria Android development will continue despite Google spat, dev vows
Terraria Android development will continue despite Google spat, dev vows
Terraria developer Re-Logic has said it will still support its 2D sandbox hit on Android and Google Play, despite publicly canning the game's Stadia version yesterday due to grievances with Google. Re-Logic founder Andrew Spinks made headlines when he railed against Google on his personal Twitter and said he would never work with the company again. Spinks' own Google account had been disabled for three weeks with no explanation, he said, meaning he had lost access to his Google Play app library, Google Drive data, YouTube channel and Gmail account. Read more
Dr Eggman survives Sonic the Hedgehog voice cast cull
Dr Eggman survives Sonic the Hedgehog voice cast cull
The voice actor of Sonic the Hedgehog villain Dr Eggman has announced he has survived the franchise's current cast cull. The past few weeks have seen various Sonic voice actors announce they have sadly parted ways with their characters - including Sonic himself, Roger Craig Smith - with fans left in the dark as to why. Over the weekend, Dr Eggman actor Mike Pollock posted the following to his Twitter, where fans reacted with glee: Read more