No Man’s Sky Dev Brings Back Older Games To Make A Kid Happier

Meet Joe Danger.Picture: Hello Games / Kotaku Before Hello Games made a name for itself with the procedurally generated space adventure No Man’s Skyits developer was all about Joe Danger, a cartoonish motorbike stuntman racing through an eponymous series of console and mobile games. After years of disappearing due to iOS updates, the Joe Danger … Read more

Crusader Kings III Will Officially Support Same-Sex Marriages

M’LordsPicture: Crusader Kings III the Crusader Kings The series has long supported same-sex relationships in some form, but thanks to the way so much of the games were built around historical ideas of marriage and succession, if players wanted the same-sex characters to marry, they had to use mods. This was explained last year by … Read more

Halo Infinite Behemoth Map Removed From Ranked Play For CTF

Screenshot: 343 business sectors The juggernaut was killed, literally. From this afternoon, you will no longer see Infinite Halothe worst mode (capture the flag) appears on Infinite Haloof the worst card (Behemoth) in the ranked playlists. Halo senior community manager John Junyszek confirmed the news in a post on the Halo Waypoint forums today. Behemoth, … Read more

Raven’s New ‘Organizational Change’ Breaks Up Union Members

Picture: Activision It was only a few days ago that 34 quality assurance testers at Raven, one of the studios working exclusively on the call of duty series, formed the first ever union among Activision Blizzard employees. Today, management has responded to their success with some changes. ace Polygon’s Nicole Carpenter reportsearlier today Raven studio … Read more

How To Pick The Best Free Lantern Rite 4-Star

Screenshot: miHoYo / Kotaku Don’t worry if you’ve had absolutely terrible luck casting characters in Genshin Impact gacha banners. The Lantern Rite festival is happening again this year, which means every player will be able to earn a free four-star character in the Fleeting colors in flight an event. After accumulating enough event points, you … Read more

You Can Play GTA V on the Game Boy Using This Clever Cartridge

Although the older descendent version of Grand Theft Auto was at one point ported to the Game Boy Color, the experience was nowhere almost as fun as the notorious 3D versions of the game, so Sebastien Staacks decided to solve this problem and found a way to actually player Grand Theft Auto V on the … Read more

Battlefield 2042 Pulls Zombie Survival Mode After It Breaks XP

Picture: Battlefield 2042 Last week, DICE launched a new game mode for Battlefield 2042 called zombie survival, which would pit a small team of human players against a horde of undead. It lasted about a day before it had to be taken down, for reasons that had nothing to do with zombie survival himself. Justin … Read more

Wasted Halo Infinite XP Boosts Won’t Be Replaced, 343 Confirms

Screenshot: 343 Industries/Xbox Some Infinite Halo players are frustrated that they wasted useful XP boosters by activating them right before server crashes has taken the Xbox shooter offline and now it looks like 343 Industries won’t be refunding wasted boosts to players. Earlier this month, Infinite Halo players were unable to play the game for … Read more

Dark Souls Servers Down Due To Exploit That Could Give Someone Control Of Your PC

Screenshot: bandai namco Earlier this morning, Bandai Namco and From Software announced that all servers for Dark Souls Remastered, 2, and 3 have been temporarily closed due to a “problem with online services.While the publisher didn’t share more details, the “issue” is believed to be a recently publicized PC exploit that would allow a malicious … Read more

Assassin’s Creed Originally Ended by Going Up Into Space

Picture: Ubisoft Over the years, Ubisoft has explored many times and places for the Assassin’s Creed franchise, from ancient Egypt and Greece to the Italian Renaissance and the American and French Revolutions. (Still not from the Wild West or Japan, though.) The sci-fi conceit of today’s characters using a machine to relive memories of the … Read more