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

KOTOR II’s Switch Port Has A Bug, But You Can Cheat Around It

screenshot: Aspyr / Obsidian This week Aspyr, the studio behind the Nintendo Switch port of Knights of the Old Republic II: The Sith Lords, acknowledged the existence of a bug that caused the game to crash during the main quest, preventing at least some players from completing the game. Today, Aspyr told Axios that the … Read more

Tony Hawk Says A Pro Skater 3+4 Remake Was Killed By Activision

picture: Tony Hawk Pro Skater 4 From 1991 until 2021, Vicarious Visions was the name of a studio that made a ton of pretty cool licensed games, but which had also contributed to the beloved Tony Hawk Pro Skater series. Then Activision stepped in and made some changes. In January 2021, have just released a … Read more

Resident Evil Players On Steam Can Now Roll Back Upgrades

screenshot: Capcom Capcom recently announced that folks who own the Resident Evil 2 remake, the Resident Evil 3 remake, and Resident Evil 7 on PC can now revert to previous versions of the games from before they received a handful of next-gen console-adjacent upgrades. “Due to overwhelming community response, we’ve reactivated the previous version that … Read more

1996 Elder Scrolls Game Re-Released With Modern Controls, HD

picture: Elder Scrolls The Elder Scrolls II: Daggerfall is important for any number of reasons, for its pioneering place in a series that would go on to include Morrowind, oblivion and Skyrim to the fact it was a Game of the Year winner in its own right. The thing is, the game is a 3D … Read more

Kingdom Hearts’ Director Was ‘Picky’ About Sora in Smash Bros

Sora, the hero of Square Enix’s Kingdom Hearts series, was added to Nintendo’s mash-up brawler Super Smash Bros Ultimate last Octoberearning the distinction of being the final addition to the game’s massive roster. It was a heartwarming announcement for a fighter who’s actually kinda cool to play. While many thought it surprising that Disney approved … Read more

Battlefield 2042 Fans Are Loving Season One’s New Content

picture: HE SAYS After a disastrous launch and months of treading water, the beleaguered Battlefield 2042 had its first major update last week with the introduction of Season Onewhich saw the game get its first new map, weapon, vehicle and specialist since its release eight months ago. That doesn’t sound like much, and let’s be … Read more

Forza Demo Showcases ‘Generational Leap’ In Graphics, Out 2023

screenshot: Xbox / Turn 10 Today, at Microsoft’s big gaming showcase, the publisher showed off the long-anticipated next entry in its flagship racing series, Forza Motorsport. The new game doesn’t have a sequel number and is out Spring 2023. In a nearly six-minute gameplay demo, Turn10 and Microsoft showcased the rebuilt Forza Motorsportdescribing it almost … Read more

RE Village Browser Demo Uses Google Stadia Tech To Great Effect

screenshot: capcom Capcom released another Resident Evil Village test earlier this week. It doesn’t include more content than earlier previews, but it does have the distinct advantage of being playable from your internet browser thanks to Immersive Stream for Gamesa licensable version of Google’s Stadia tech. The appropriately named Resident Evil Village Online Streaming Demo … Read more

Street Fighter 6 Guile Trailer Shown During Summer Game Fest

screenshot: Capcom/Kotaku During Geoff Keighley’s Summer Game Fest livestream, Capcom came through with a new look at some Street Fighter 6 gameplay and a character reveal. In a new albeit brief trailer, the blonde flat-top army vet Guile—with comb in tow—absolutely clobbers Ryu. We see many of his iconic moves from him, including Sonic Boom … Read more