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BBC crime drama Peaky Blinders is being adapted into a game

March 20, 2019
Peaky Blinders, the BBC period crime drama, is getting a game adaptation for PC and consoles. The show stars Cillian Murphy getting up to no good in Birmingham during the 1920s, and it's managed to remain popular enough to get...

Review: Motorsport Manager For Nintendo Switch | Nintendo Life

March 20, 2019
Motorsport Manager for Nintendo Switch will grind your hope into dust and feed you a balanced diet of disappointment for the first few hours of every playthrough. You’ll languish at the back of the pack, race after race, as you...

5 Dragon Ball GT Characters That Need to Be in Dragon Ball FighterZ

March 20, 2019
As great as it is to finally see some GT representation coming to FighterZ via GT Kid Goku, there are plenty of non-boku characters that would make great additions to the roster. As such, these are five Dragon Ball GT...

Famitsu Review Scores: Yoshi’s Crafted World scores 37 out of 40 (Issue 1581)

March 20, 2019
This week’s Famitsu review scores are in. --Aragami (Switch) – 8/8/8/8 [32/40] --Call of Cthulhu (PS4) – 8/8/8/7 [31/40] --Diabolik Lovers: Chaos Lineage (Switch) – 7/8/8/8 [31/40] --Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes (Switch) – 7/8/8/7 [30/40] --The LEGO Movie 2...

Fate/EXTELLA: LINK Review | Nintendo World Report

March 20, 2019
by Donald Theriault: "With the big Nintendo-related hack and slash franchises (Fire Emblem and Hyrule Warriors) already present on Switch, the Fate/EXTELLA titles don’t usually get a lot of attention. But the Fate series is sneakily popular, largely due to...

Deadspin America Vs.

March 20, 2019
Deadspin America Vs. Adam Levine’s Nipples: All The FCC Viewer Complaints About The Super Bowl Halftime Show | The Root The 6 Kinds of Woke White People | Jezebel What Really Happened With The Woman Who Lost Her Boyfriend At Epcot? | Splinter Two...

Should Sony Consider Another Attempt at PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale?

March 20, 2019
Nintendo has shown the world with Super Smash Bros that a cross-over fighting game of its beloved mascots can make for a very successful franchise. Sony tried to replicate that success by shoving out PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale. However, many...

Fortnite Update Adds Flint-Knock Pistol; Patch Notes Available Here

March 20, 2019
Fortnite's updates keep on coming, and now we've got yet another patch to keep us entertained in our battle royale excursions. Version 8.11 is live now on PS4, Xbox One, PC, Nintendo Switch, and mobile, bringing with it a new...

Vertical shooter AngerForce: Reloaded blasts onto PS4 on 2nd April

March 20, 2019
[embedded content]My name is Guo Xing, and I’m the lead producer at ScreamBox Studio in Beijing. Our homage to classic vertical shooters, AngerForce: Reloaded, will release on PS4 in less than two weeks. To celebrate this exciting moment for us,...

Persona 5 and the merger of style and substance

March 20, 2019
SuperSonic9114h agoOh yes, that Nintendo slogan "graphics does not matter". Any person with seeing eyes can say this game looks better than that overrated "stylized" game regardless of genre. And what has genre have to do with graphics? Aren't they...

Master brutal combat in Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice

March 20, 2019
Death comes quickly in the brutal world of Sekiro. The Dark Souls creators have built a combat system far more decisive and punishing than their previous games. It doesn’t matter who you are in this dark fantasy imagining of Sengoku...

Apex Legends’ Battle Pass: How To Get It For 50% Off

March 20, 2019
Apex Legends has gone from strength to strength in recent weeks as players embrace Respawn's battle royale game and its free-to-play model. Now, the game will hit another milestone with the release of its first season and optional battle pass....

Hack-and-slash MMO Guardians of Ember returns in open beta

March 20, 2019
The hack-and-slash MMO Guardians of Ember, which was delisted from Steam more than a year ago for review score shenanigans, is now back in action (but not on Steam) in open beta.   Guardians of Ember is now under the control...

The big interview: Phil Harrison and Majd Bakar on Google Stadia

March 20, 2019
"Streaming has proved to be one of the most disruptive technologies to hit the media landscape in the last decade. In this extensive interview, I had the chance to sit down with Google VPs Phil Harrison and Majd Bakar, to...

Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice, Hands-On

March 20, 2019
If you’re a fan of the Dark Souls series, you’ve probably been keeping an eye out for Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice, the latest FromSoftware title. Well, we got it, and we’re here to break it down.Watch me and Kotaku’s own...

Outdrink Satan To Escape Hell In Oxenfree Dev’s Next Game, Afterparty

March 20, 2019
Night School Studio's Afterparty captures the same colorful graphic novel art style--complete with speech balloons--as the developer's first game, Oxenfree. Its hilarious writing is brought to life through an excellent assortment of voice actors as well. However, the simpler mechanics...

The Division 2 Review – IGN

March 20, 2019
James Duggan - "The Division 2's campaign is full of great gunplay, loot, and missions. Only toward the end of my 60 hours of play did it start to suffer from a lack of interesting incentives, but the journey was...

4 Ways Sekiro Differs From Soulsborne Games (And 4 Things They Have in Common)

March 20, 2019
chris23510m agoi thought bloodborne was such an utterly bad game. this shadows game looks interesting but i get pushed away by the permanent mentioning how bornelike and soulslike this game is. yikes. i guess i‘ll pass. although the aesthetics of...

What We Want From The Next Sonic Game

March 20, 2019
Alex S. from Link-Cable writes: "A few days ago Sega officially confirmed that brand new Sonic the Hedgehog game was in development and while my initial reaction was ‘yes and the sky is blue… like Sonic’ I really do want...

The Best 2D Platformers On Nintendo Switch

March 20, 2019
With so many excellent platformers available on Switch, picking something out from the overwhelming selection can be hard. The platforming genre has a very strong pedigree on Nintendo systems going all the way back to the original Super Mario Bros....

Sekiro Shadows Die Twice pre-review: Has Bloodborne ruined everything?

March 20, 2019
TheProfessional0m agoPlease no more bloodborne or dark souls style simplistic combat trash with damage numbers. I'd rather have fluid and responsive controls. Hack and slash combat is a million times better than the awful and dated combat in bloodborne

An episodic Red Dead Redemption 2 would have been better

March 20, 2019
MackAshworth|38m ago|Opinion piece|1|▼InfoAdd Alt Source"Red Dead Redemption 2 is a fantastic game, but you know what would make it better? If it was episodic. An episodic Red Dead Redemption 2, alongside a few minor tweaks, would have been a more...

Celebrate the PS4 launch of Chocobo’s Mystery Dungeon Every Buddy! with these stunning pieces of art

March 20, 2019
Do you remember your first Chocobo? My very first encounter was in 1997 when I got my hands on my very first Final Fantasy game. This changed the meaning of fun in my household forever, transitioning me away from tangible...

Google Stadia plans to be the future of gaming, whether we like it or not

March 20, 2019
TSA writes: "Last night at GDC Google unveiled their big play for the future of gaming, Stadia, and when so many expect the future of gaming to be heading into the cloud over the next decade, they provide a real...

Japanese Arcades Light Up The Night

March 20, 2019
Kotaku EastEast is your slice of Asian internet culture, bringing you the latest talking points from Japan, Korea, China and beyond. Tune in every morning from 4am to 8am.  In cities across Japan, arcades are beacons of the night. They are a...

Florence Started Development As 3D Rubik’s Cube Of Human Heads

March 20, 2019
One of Game Informer's favorite games from last year was the mobile game Florence. At GDC 2019, Florence's director Ken Wong gave a presentation that shed new light on the emotional game's unexpected path through development. According to Wong, Florence...

Devil May Cry 5 review | DSOGaming

March 20, 2019
DSOGaming: "If combat and cutscenes are all that matters to you, DMC 5 is one of the best games out there, but I for one can’t shake the feeling that the narrative and world-design squanders the incredible technology and charismatic...

The Argument for a Biannual FIFA Release

March 20, 2019
Kehl Bayern writes: "Today we have an interesting debate for you and one that might have a unique, timely angle as for the argument in favour of it. And that debate is whether or not sports games, or any game...

Review: Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain | Link-Cable

March 20, 2019
Zahi AR. from Link-Cable writes: "After playing all the main titles of the Metal Gear Solid series, Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain, while lacking in delivering a more compelling narrative and story, it makes up for the sheer...

Sea of Thieves, One Year Later

March 20, 2019
Sea of Thieves is one year old today. The freeform pirate adventure game launched into choppy waters, with early server problems causing some anxiety on the high seas. Since then, the game has expanded with new ships and encounters, transforming...

How Cuphead Resurrected the Unsettling Style of Early Cartoons

March 20, 2019
Before the “House of Mouse” forever associated cartoons as a genre predominantly for kids, animation wasn’t quite so family-friendly. The video game Cuphead resurrected the surreal and terrifying style of Fleischer Animation and Disney Studios early cartoons.

The Division 2 Guide: Control Points and Surrounding Areas

March 20, 2019
The Division 2’s control points, territories, and donation system may be one of the more underappreciated aspects of the game. But do not underestimate their value. Understanding how this complex system works goes a long way to understanding the core...

Oculus Rift S Revealed, New VR Headset With Built-In Sensors For $400

March 20, 2019
Oculus has revealed its next PC-based VR headset called the Rift S as part of GDC 2019. The most notable improvement is the inclusion of built-in sensors for inside-out tracking; this means you no longer need to set up external...

Rise of Legions Preview | KeenGamer

March 20, 2019
KeenGamer: ''Take up your sword, sharpen your claws, fasten your bolts, and chew on some compost as you go to battle in this fantastically simple castle rush game. Rise of Legions features four factions, hordes of unique units, enchanting spells,...

Anthem Needs More Enemies, Not Bullet Sponges

March 20, 2019
LoveSpuds13m agoIt was my biggest gripe with all of these games, from Anthem to Destiny to The Division (especially The Division), I hated how much damage the enemies took, it became so tedious and in The Division, immersion breaking. ReplyAgree...

LucasArts: Before The Dark Times, Before the Empire

March 20, 2019
BY PHANTOM: “Before the dark times, before the empire”, LucasArts was the development and publishing arm of LucasFilm. They were responsible for the interactive side of the Star Wars franchise – and by interactive I mean, of course, video games....

Everything We Caught in the Surprisingly-Packed Stranger Things Season 3 Trailer

March 20, 2019
Scenes from Stranger Things’ third season.Image: All images via NetflixMuch like a demogorgon breaching the barrier between dimensions, apropos of nothing, the first trailer for Stranger Things’ third season unexpectedly appeared today and while it easily could have been something...

Cadence Of Hyrule, A Rhythm-Based Legend Of Zelda Title, Announced

March 20, 2019
 Today at the Nindies showcase, Nintendo revealed a semi-sequel/spinoff to the indie hit Crypt of the Necrodancer set in The Legend of Zelda universe. Titled the incredibly wordy Cadence of Hyrule – Crypt of the NecroDancer Featuring the Legend of...

Hyper Jam is Action Packed Neon Fun

March 20, 2019
Do you like the cyberpunk aesthetic? Do you love pumping synth wave music? Do you love beating the crap out of your friends on the television screen? Then Bit Dragon’s new brawler, Hyper Jam, is for you! But what is...

Wednesday’s Best Deals: Bissell Carpet Cleaner, Timex, Bird Deterrent Tape, and More

March 20, 2019
Best Deals of the DayThe best deals from around the web, updated daily.   A discounted mesh WiFi system, Perry Ellis’s suit sale, and a wine refrigerator lead off Wednesday’s best deals.Bookmark Kinja Deals and follow us on Twitter to never...

Oculus Rift’s New Headset Receives Price And Release Window

March 20, 2019
During GDC, Oculus revealed that its long-rumored headset is a reality and will be arriving rather soon. Oculus considers its new upcoming headset, The Rift S to new the new standard model going forward for the company. Priced at $399 and...

PlayStation at GDC 2019: everything you need to know

March 20, 2019
The annual Game Developer’s Conference is upon us, and we’re excited to meet with many of the talented developers who are gathering here at this event. We’ve put together this post as a guide to all of Sony Interactive Entertainment’s...

This impressive Unreal Engine ray tracing demo runs on a single RTX 2080Ti

March 20, 2019
Ray tracing support will be available in Unreal Engine 4.22—a preview version of which is available now—and to show off what can be done, Epic asked Swedish studios Goodbye Kansas and Deep Forest Films to produce a demo. The demo was...

A Letter To The Apex Legends Player I Probably Disappointed

March 20, 2019
Image: Apex Legends (Respawn)Kotaku Game DiaryDaily thoughts from a Kotaku staffer about a game we're playing.  Dear person I played Apex Legends with the other night: I am so sorry.We got off to a rocky start. Our third player disconnected before...

Xbox Gem Cuphead Is Coming To Switch

March 20, 2019
One of the best Xbox One and PC sidecrollers of the last few years, Cuphead, is coming to Nintendo Switch on April 18th. Cuphead is a very hard sidescroller where you a play as a personified cup going after a...

Degrees of Separation Review | Nintendo World Report

March 20, 2019
by James Jones: "Degrees of Separation could be a much better game. A ton of work went into creating a bedtime story in game form, and it succeeds. Some of the puzzles are good, and some of the variety in...

New Oculus Rift S Wont Require External Sensors Hits Spring 2019 For $399

March 20, 2019
alb3rt|4m ago|News|1|▼InfoAdd Alt SourceThe redesigned Oculus Rift S won’t require external sensors to work, features a higher resolution display, improved optics, and the ability to quickly see the real world around a user through the headset’s built-in cameras. Oculus Rift...

Get Human: Fall Flat, Bomber Crew and more in the latest Humble Bundle

March 20, 2019
Publisher Curve Digital is getting the Humble Bundle treatment again. If you didn't grab the bundle last year, you've got another shot now. For a dollar or more you can add Serial Cleaner, Stealth Inc. 2 and The Little Acre...

Review Pokémon Lets Go Pikachu – The Mind of Game

March 20, 2019
Justin McBride for The Mind of Game writes - "When I heard that Nintendo was once again remaking these two Game Boy classics with updated visuals and a few modern tweaks, my interest was piqued. I’ll admit I wasn’t immediately...

Kirby’s Extra Epic Yarn (3DS) Review | SPC

March 20, 2019
Phil writes, "SuperPhillip Central's next review takes us back to one of Kirby's past adventures, but this time it's on the Nintendo 3DS as one of the system's final major releases. It's Kirby's Extra Epic Yarn, and SuperPhillip Central has...

Cuphead Coming To Nintendo Switch Next Month

March 20, 2019
Nintendo kicked off today's Nindies Spring Showcase with a big announcement: Cuphead is coming to Nintendo Switch next month. The acclaimed platformer arrives in the Switch Eshop on April 18, but you can pre-purchase it from the digital store now.Nintendo...

The Latest Free Game From The Epic Store Is Out Tomorrow

March 20, 2019
In case you haven't heard: The Epic Games Store is giving away a free PC game every two weeks this year to celebrate its first 12 months in business, and all you have to do is create a free Epic...

Surprise Zelda Game Coming From An Indie Studio

March 20, 2019
Well, this is very different. Nintendo just announced that the people behind the excellent musical dungeon-crawling game Crypt of the Necrodancer are making a Zelda game called Cadence of Hyrule. Out this spring.Crypt of the Necrodancer came out for PC in...

Kid Goku (GT) Is Coming To Dragon Ball FighterZ

March 20, 2019
Kid Goku – as he appears in the Dragon Ball GT series – is joining the roster of Arc System Works' Dragon Ball FighterZ. While there are already a plethora of Goku variations in the game, Kid Goku brings his iconic...

The Teenage Wasteland Comes To Hawkins In Season 3 Trailer For Stranger Things

March 20, 2019
Netflix has finally shown off a significant bit of footage from the long-teased season 3 of Stranger Things in a symphonic trailer set to The Who. We see Dustin, Mike, Eleven, and the rest getting ready to go through the big...

Is Google Stadia What The Next-Gen Of Gaming Will Look Like?

March 20, 2019
OPINION: If the reality of what Google is promising with Stadia is accurate, then we're looking at the future of video games.Yes, that could read a little hyperbolic given that outside of the Project Stream beta last year (successful as...

Smooth Gaming: How Final Fantasy VIII Turned Me Into A Gamer

March 20, 2019
Value Walk: "That’s right, one of the best selling PlayStation games of all-time turned me into a gamer. Beforehand, I was one of ‘those’ guys who would only play Madden and other sports console games. Luckily, I haven’t played that...

Pathfinder: Kingmaker free DLC lets you summon a sarlacc

March 20, 2019
If you've ever dreamed of having a pet sarlacc, Pathfinder: Kingmaker has you covered. Owlcat Games released some free DLC today, introducing a bunch of spells that let you summon various pits, including one that bears a striking resemblance to...

Razer Revives Their Best Selling Products By Improving On Them

March 20, 2019
Razer has been making gaming products ever since the company was founded in 2005. Razers main slogan was and still is ‘built for gamers, by gamers‘. They have made a variety of gaming products ranging from Mice, Keyboards, and Headsets...

Cosplay Is Outgrowing Cosplay Conventions

March 20, 2019
Cosplay ShowcaseKotaku's Cosplay Showcase is a feature that highlights the unique work of cosplayers, artists and photographers as they seek to tell new stories and push the boundaries of the craft.  For decades, cosplay conventions have followed the same basic formula:...