Persona 5 Zine Is Defrauded Of $20,000 By Former Lead Organizer

picture: Atlus Last night, the creative team behind a highly anticipated fan-made person 5 anthology zine announced that its project lead had confessed to spending $27,600 CAD (approximately $21,300 USD) of the zine’s funds for “personal use.” The money was originally intended for printing and shipping unofficial art and merchandise to customers. One of the … Read more

How To Add US Supreme Court Justice Skins

picture: Fred Schilling / Collection of the Supreme Court of the United States / Mojang / Kotaku Minecraft is still one of the biggest games in the world more than a decade after its launch. At the same time, the justices of the United States Supreme Court are all over the news lately. It’s a … Read more

The Best Steam Summer Sale Discounts, From FFVII To Cuphead

screenshot: Square Enix Everything feels like it’s exploding in forest fires or uncaring politicians, but at least you can currently get Bugsnax for 50% off in the Steam Summer Sale, which began yesterday and will run until July 7 at 1 pm Eastern. The sale knocks a lot of money off thousands of games—most of … Read more

343 May Add Microtransactions To Halo: The Master Chief Collection

picture: 343 Industries It’s one thing for free-to-play shooter halo-infinite to have microtransactions. Now Halo: The Master Chief Collectiona first-person shooter with a price tag, might see something similar. Maybe. Developer 343 is still “exploring” a “potential” framework “for the future.” Introducing microtransactions might seem like an odd step for Halo: The Master Chief Collectionwhich … Read more

Elden Ring Maker Staffing Up For ‘Several’ New Projects

picture: FromSoftware Elden Ring finally released just a few months ago, topping the charts ever sincebut FromSoftware doesn’t appear to be slowing down. the Dark Souls studio is already hiring for “multiple” new games, and director Hidetaka Miyazaki reports in a new interview that one of them is already close to completion. Earlier today, FromSoftware … Read more

$15,000 Later, Diablo Immortal Player Has His Legendary Gem

picture: Blizzard The last time we checked in on streamer who and his attempts to buy his way to glory in Devil Immortal, he had spent $6600 and not attained a single 5-star Legendary Gem. I am happy (?) To report that, after more than doubling his investment from him, he finally has his loot … Read more

Developers Share Tricks And Secret Hacks That Make Games Work

picture: Kotaku / Tortoon / Alexander_P (Shutterstock) Did you know all the horses in Assassin’s Creed 1 are built using really fucked up human skeletons? or that titan quest used invisible squirrels as in-game timers? All of this is true and is more proof that games are mostly wild collections of code and hope that … Read more

The Nintendo Switch Has A Big Summer Sale Right Now

picture: Nintendo The dog days of summer are officially here. Whether you’re trying to take your mind off the heat or the bad headlinesyou’re in luck: Nintendo is currently running a major sale on digital Switch games. Cool off with Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze or mind-meld with a sentient hat in super mario odyssey … Read more

Overwatch 2 Will Replace The Original Game This October

If you had a sneaking suspicion that Blizzard’s currently in-beta hero shooter Overwatch 2 would affect the 2016 original game in some way, you were absolutely correct. It turns out that when the upcoming sequel drops on October 4, it will straight-up replace Overwatchrendering that now seven-year-old game unplayable. Now, what was that about folks … Read more

Cryptocurrency Miners Are Selling Off GPUs For Cheaper

photo: Joby Sessions / PC Gamer Magazine / Future (Getty Images) The crypto market is continuing to fail, which has led a ton of miners to exit the market or to downscale their operations, thus finding themselves in possession of valuable computer components that they now no longer need. Some such miners, many from China … Read more