The Switch Lineup Is Gonna Totally Dominate The Rest Of 2022

The Switch Lineup Is Gonna Totally Dominate The Rest Of 2022

screenshot: nintendo Following yesterday’s delay of red fall and Starfield, Microsoft’s two big blockbusters for the year, the release slate for the back half of 2022 might seem especially barren. Pop quiz: Have you been paying attention to the Switch? Read More: So Much For Video Game Release Dates As my colleague Ethan Gach pointed … Read more

With Starfield and BotW 2 Delays, 2022 Loses More Big Games

With Starfield and BotW 2 Delays, 2022 Loses More Big Games

Picture: Sony/Kotaku Bethesda’s open world space rpg Starfield is the latest major 2022 release to slip into next year. But will it be the last? Probably not. So who’s next? God of War Ragnarok? Bayonetta 3? Gotham Knights? This fall, traditionally the biggest release season of the year, remains an almost entirely blank slate, and … Read more

LEGO Star Wars, Hogwarts Legacy and other new video games to look forward to in 2022

LEGO Star Wars, Hogwarts Legacy and other new video games to look forward to in 2022

An attendee uses a Nintendo Switch game console while playing a video game at the Paris Games Week (PGW), a trade fair for video games in Paris on October 29, 2019.Benoit Tessier/Reuters The start of this year has been a bonanza for the gaming world. So far we’ve seen the release of Horizon: Forbidden West, … Read more

Giant Nvidia Leak Keeps Forecasting 2022’s Biggest Games

Giant Nvidia Leak Keeps Forecasting 2022’s Biggest Games

Picture: Ubisoft / Square Enix / Kotaku Last September, a massive list of potential PC games leaked through Nvidia’s GeForce Now video game streaming service and was posted online. At the time, no one quite knew what to make of it. Was it insider info or speculative placeholders? Now evidence is mounting that at least … Read more

10 Video Games for Newbies Who Always Wanted to Become Gamers

10 Video Games for Newbies Who Always Wanted to Become Gamers

Players fell in love with Skyrim’s vast landscapes almost ten years ago and many never left—there’s just so much to do and see. It’s also a great introduction to the series and open-world RPGs in general. While the game’s main quest is good—you’ll slay dragons, travel to the lands of the dead, and get caught … Read more

12 Games Killed or Delisted In 2021

12 Games Killed or Delisted In 2021

Picture: nintendo Maybe this was to be expected; the Wii U was a flop, after all. Still, it’s saddening to see Nintendo not only deliberately lock its older games behind subscription service paywalls, but also straight-up remove them from the eShop for inexplicable reasons. Super Mario Maker for Wii U is an example of the … Read more