Kotaku

10 More Fascinating Indie Games To Wishlist On Steam Today

Image: GoldFire Studios / Kotaku As previously establishedtoday is the day all gaming websites that don’t hate their readers, their country, their god, post as much as they can about unknown indie games in penance for all that triple-A blah that occupies our lives. So read on for another 10 games you’ve never heard of …

10 More Fascinating Indie Games To Wishlist On Steam Today Read More »

Hands Of Necromancy Is So Good It Could’ve Been Hexen III

screenshot: HON Team / Kotaku In the mood for a retro-style FPS, I dug around the new releases on Steam, and poked at a few, not really clicking. Until, that is, I found Hands Of Necromancyand then played it all weekend. This is a Hexen-like FPS, with enormous, sprawling maps, a whole bunch of weapons, …

Hands Of Necromancy Is So Good It Could’ve Been Hexen III Read More »

Sony Hiring Emulation Engineer Suggesting Hope For PS3 On PS5

Image: Sony A new job name, reported by PlayStation Lifestyle after being spotted on ResetEra, strongly suggests that Sony might be trying to hire an engineer to get its PS3 emulation sorted. There’s also rumor of getting old PS3 peripherals working on the new machine. Which would all be such a relief. If you have …

Sony Hiring Emulation Engineer Suggesting Hope For PS3 On PS5 Read More »

10 Unknown Indie Games That You’ll Want To Wishlist And Play

Image: Lumi Finley / Kotaku Welcome! It’s that most famous of national holidays, Indie Penance Day! The day on which major gaming websites attempt to make up for their AAA coverage by dedicating space to unknown indies. Any gaming site you see not joining in both hates indie developers, and America. Not us though, so …

10 Unknown Indie Games That You’ll Want To Wishlist And Play Read More »

The Polium One Is A Web3 Console That Will Never Get Released

Image: shomos uddin / Polium / Kotaku (Getty Images) The Polium One is the answer to a question no one has ever, nor will ever, ask. It is a “next-gen console for web3 gaming.” Which is to say, a render on a website for a fictional machine that I believe will absolutely will never get …

The Polium One Is A Web3 Console That Will Never Get Released Read More »

You Can Now Read Every Super Nintendo Manual Ever Released

Back in October 2020 I did a feature on a project that was trying to find every Super Nintendo manual in existence, scan them and upload them onto the internet. I’m happy to report that, as of July 2022, the project has now completed a significant—and for many of you reading this it’s primary—milestone. When …

You Can Now Read Every Super Nintendo Manual Ever Released Read More »

The Best Cosplay From YetiCon 2022, Cosplay’s Big Pool Party

in case you’ve never seen our coverage of the event before, Yeticon isn’t like most other cosplay shows. Instead of taking place in a convention center in a big American city, it’s held at the Blue Mountain Resort in Ontario, Canada, which means our gallery is swapping hotel carpet backdrops for the beautiful Canadian countryside. …

The Best Cosplay From YetiCon 2022, Cosplay’s Big Pool Party Read More »

Summer Games Done Quick Raises Over $3 Million For Charity

Summer Games Done Quick, a charity speedrun marathon that was back with an in-person event for the first time in a few years, was held between June 26-July 3 in Bloomington, Minnesota. And at the end of the week, once all the runs were done, the event had raised an enormous $3 million for charity. …

Summer Games Done Quick Raises Over $3 Million For Charity Read More »

The Sith Lords On Switch Is Finally Playable

screenshot: Aspyr / Obsidian / Nintendo Yesterday, the studio behind the Nintendo Switch port of Knights of the Old Republic II: The Sith Lords announced that it’s finally fixed a game-breaking bug that had previously rendered the game impossible to finish. Previously, those who bought the port of the Obsidian Star Wars RPG were forced …

The Sith Lords On Switch Is Finally Playable Read More »

Another Fallout London Modder Hired By Bethesda

Image: Kotaku / Bethesda / Folon Team Fallout: London looks great! It honestly could pass as a real, official expansion if you showed it to someone who had no idea it was a fan-created mod. And apparently the company behind falloutBethesda, agrees that London looks marvelous because it keeps hiring up the ambitious mod’s developers. …

Another Fallout London Modder Hired By Bethesda Read More »