Kingdom Heart Cloud Versions Get ‘Busy Servers’ Warning

Kingdom Heart Cloud Versions Get ‘Busy Servers’ Warning

Once, long ago, buying and playing a video game was pretty easy. You bought the disc or cart, stuck it in the console, and hit play. Not so much anymore. Case in point: The not-so-great cloud-streaming-only versions of Kingdom Hearts released on Switch earlier this year recently got an update, and now feature a warning … Read more

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

Dark Souls 3 YouTuber Beats Game Without Actually Taking A Step

Dark Souls 3 YouTuber Beats Game Without Actually Taking A Step

Crouching is allowed.Picture: FromSoftware Many of FromSoftware’s games are punishing. They require calmness, patience, and quick reflexes, as any wrong move or panicked action could—and often does—result in an unceremonious death. So, you’d think taking advantage of every tool in your arsenal when exploring FromSoft’s games would be a no-brainer. Goal YouTuber ymfah made Dark … Read more

Elden Ring’s Carian Retaliation Skill Is An Online Headache

Elden Ring’s Carian Retaliation Skill Is An Online Headache

screenshot: FromSoftware / Kotaku Elden Ringlike most souls games, often rewards you for finding the most effective way to defeat its difficult bosses, whether through overpowered builds gold cheap, cheesy strategies. But when those same tactics get turned on other players, things can get ugly fast. Carian Retaliation is an Ash of War skill that, … Read more

Witcher 4 Fans Mistake Fanfiction As Lore Clues For Next Game

Witcher 4 Fans Mistake Fanfiction As Lore Clues For Next Game

Picture: CD Project Red It seemed inevitable, but yesterday CD Projekt Red made it official: it’s working on a new open world Witcher game. The company didn’t say anything about what the game would be about, but it did send fans into speculation mode with teaser art showing a medallion covered in snow. Now some … Read more

Man Breaks Into Store And Steals $250k Worth Of Pokemon Cards

Man Breaks Into Store And Steals 0k Worth Of Pokemon Cards

screenshot: Punch Out Gaming / Forest Lake Police / Kotaku A locally-owned game and card shop in Forest Lake, Minnesota was robbed by a lone thief in the middle of the night on February 10. The man escaped with $250,000 worth of rare Pokemon cards and cash. As reported by KARE 11, Punch Out Gaming … Read more