Marvel’s Avengers Will Die With Spider-Man Stuck On PlayStation

Picture: Wonder / Crystal Dynamics Late last week, Square Enix announced that its beleaguered Live service game 2020, Marvel’s Avengerswill no longer receive new content or major updates after March 31. And all official support for the game will end September 30, 2023, with digital sales also ending on that date. While you can still … Read more

343 Industries, Hit By Layoffs, Says It Will Keep Making Halo

Picture: Halo When Microsoft, a company it did “$198 billion in revenue and $83 billion in operating income” in 2022 – took the decision to lay off 10,000 workers last week, a number of them came from their video game operations, specifically 343 Industriesthe supervisors of Halo series. 343, now hit by a combination of … Read more

‘Mind Games’ Documentary Shows That Gamers Can Increase Their Skills Through Exercise

“Mind Games” is available on Amazon Prime. Samuel McElwee Studios 2022 A new documentary from Asics titled mind games confirms the age-old claim that a healthy body leads to a healthy mind. Especially when it comes to the world of video games now. Over the years I’ve covered many studies related to video games, many … Read more

Discounts On Lego, Resident Evil, More

Picture: WB Games / NetherRealm This week, all at once, a perfect storm of deals, discounts, and sales hit the Nintendo Switch eShop. Batten the hatches, open your wallets and check out some of these limited time offers, including massive savings on many Lego securities, mortal combat games and hits from Capcom, Ubisoft and Bandai … Read more

Assassin’s Creed Devs Grill Boss On Chasing Trends And Layoffs

Photo: Christian Peterson (Getty Images) Ubisoft CEO Yves Guillemot faced tough questions from some exhausted and weary employees about recent missteps and future plans during an industry-wide Q&A session. business on Wednesday. The meeting comes just a week after the Assassin’s Creed publisher announced further cancellations, delays and cost-cutting measuresand told employees “the ball is … Read more

Video Game-Playing Fish Commit Credit Card Fraud

As if there wereIf there isn’t enough to worry about when connecting a device to the internet, now you may have to worry about your pet making purchases online that you don’t have approved, at least if you start a youtube channel where you live stream your pet fish play video games like Pokemon. There’s … Read more

Pro Gaming Champ Says He Peed In Bottle During $205K Tourney

Picture: Valve When you have to go, you really have to go. I just wish esports tournaments felt the same about letting their competitors use the restroom. Professional player Oliver “Skiter” Lepko peed in a bottle during a DOTA 2 tournament, citing the organizers’ rules prohibiting going to the bathroom during a match. Here’s a … Read more

GTA Trilogy Arrives On Steam, Still Broken (But On Sale)

Screenshot: rock star games Today, after some leaks and rumours, Rockstar Games released Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy – Definitive Edition on Steam. The good news: it’s on sale, which means you can pick up all three classic games for less. The bad news: it’s the same sadly messy remaster that hasn’t received a substantial … Read more

Lone Ruin IS Hades, But With Twin-Sticks And More Purple

GIF: Cuddle Monster Games / Kotaku If you’re reading this, then I’ve somehow managed to get away from my latest obsession: the generously purple isometric twin-stick roguelike lonely ruin. While its main three-layered ruin might seem too short for some, I found it did little to dampen the perpetual fun; the creative possibilities from randomly … Read more

The Last Of Us’ Co-Director Unhappy Over HBO Show Credits Snub

Screenshot: Interactive wildflowers Bruce Straley has been out of Naughty Dog for six years, but the game director behind the original PlayStation 3 version of The last of us isn’t happy about his lack of credit in the HBO adaptation that started streaming this week. In an interview with The Los Angeles Times, Straley’s relationship … Read more