Destiny 2 DMCA Revenge Plot Now At $7.6 Million Bungie Lawsuit

Destiny 2 DMCA Revenge Plot Now At $7.6 Million Bungie Lawsuit

Image: Bungie A spree of rogue DMCA takedown notices for Destiny 2 happy on YouTube earlier this year has now ballooned into a $7.6 million lawsuit, as Bungie goes after the alleged perpetrator in court. In addition, some Destiny 2 content creators now say they feel “betrayed” after the person who was seemingly responsible denied … Read more

Sonic 3 Creator Confirms Michael Jackson Write Game’s Music

Sonic 3 Creator Confirms Michael Jackson Write Game's Music

What a way to break some news, huh? On Twitter, Sonic the Hedgehog creator Yuji Naka said the quiet part out loud: Michael Jackson definitely, totally composed some music for the 1994 Sega Genesis game, Sonic the Hedgehog 3. Unfortunately, Naka followed up the confirmation that this long-running myth is a bonafide fact with a … Read more

No Man’s Sky Switch Release Scheduled For October 7

No Man's Sky Switch Release Scheduled For October 7

Image: HelloGames Hello Games is bringing massive spacefaring sim No Man’s Sky and most of its updates from the past six years to Switch on October 7, the company announced this morning. A physical edition of the complete, remastered PlayStation 5 version is also planned for the same day. “No Man’s Sky on this tiny … Read more

Fall Guys Goes Free-To-Play, Servers Immediately Crash

Fall Guys Goes Free-To-Play, Servers Immediately Crash

Image: Mediatonic Oops, they did it again. Fall GuysMediatonic’s bubbly platformer royale, released on Xbox and Switch yesterday as part of a big free-to-play overhaul. The game’s servers immediately combusted, with reports of connectivity woes continuing more than 24 hours later. First released for PlayStation and PC in August 2020, Fall Guys was one of … Read more

Diablo Immortal’s China Release Delayed Following Weibo Ban

Diablo Immortal's China Release Delayed Following Weibo Ban

screenshot: Blizzard / Kotaku Diablo Immortal has been one of the most hotly contested releases of 2022, receiving the lowest ever user score on Metacriticwhile simultaneously receiving eight million downloads and making over $24,000,000 in its first two weeks. However, according to a report by Reuters, the announcement of an eleventh-hour delayed launch in China … Read more

Everything We Know About WWE’s Investigation Of Vince McMahon

Everything We Know About WWE's Investigation Of Vince McMahon

Photo: John W. Ferguson (Getty Images) WWE CEO and chairperson Vince McMahon “voluntarily stepped back” from his roles within the company amid an investigation of an alleged affair and payout with a WWE employeeaccording to the wall street journal. Here’s everything we know about McMahon’s ongoing investigation so far. What are the allegations? McMahon is … Read more

Everything We Know About WWE’s Investigation Of Vince McMahon

Everything We Know About WWE's Investigation Of Vince McMahon

Photo: John W. Ferguson (Getty Images) WWE CEO and chairperson Vince McMahon “voluntarily stepped back” from his roles within the company amid an investigation of an alleged affair and payout with a WWE employeeaccording to the wall street journal. Here’s everything we know about McMahon’s ongoing investigation so far. What are the allegations? McMahon is … Read more

10 Best Tips, Tricks, Secrets, Shortcuts, And More

10 Best Tips, Tricks, Secrets, Shortcuts, And More

screenshot: Annapurna / Kotaku Neon White, out now for Switch and PC, is easily one of the best games of the year. Between the anime vibes and the kickass soundtrack from Machine Girl, you’ll find a deliciously stylish speedrunning gauntlet that’s as easy to learn as it is hard to master. Over the past few … Read more

Krafton’s Latest ‘AI’ Woman Recycles The Usual Sexist Tropes

Krafton's Latest 'AI' Woman Recycles The Usual Sexist Tropes

Image: Krafton When I first saw Ana, PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds publisher Krafton’s attempt to put a face on its artificial “virtual human” technology, I was disappointed to see that this supposed Web 3.0 innovation was really just another pretty, pale girl. She’s airbrushed, but still tangible. She’s biting her tongue, looking at you. And I fear … Read more

Krafton’s Latest ‘AI’ Woman Recycles The Usual Sexist Tropes

Krafton's Latest 'AI' Woman Recycles The Usual Sexist Tropes

Image: Krafton When I first saw Ana, PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds publisher Krafton’s attempt to put a face on its artificial “virtual human” technology, I was disappointed to see that this supposed Web 3.0 innovation was really just another pretty, pale girl. She’s airbrushed, but still tangible. She’s biting her tongue, looking at you. And I fear … Read more