Sega Please Release The Yakuza Kenzan Spin-Offs In English

Sega Please Release The Yakuza Kenzan Spin-Offs In English

Screenshot: Sega In 2022 Yakuza is a pretty big series in the West, as we saw yesterday when eight games made it to PlayStation Plus. But it wasn’t always this way! Between the release of Yakuza 2 and 3 things were looking incredibly dicey for English-speakers, and there were real fears that if Yakuza 3 … Read more

‘Save Minecraft!’ Cry Fans As Mojang Moderates Private Servers

'Save Minecraft!' Cry Fans As Mojang Moderates Private Servers

Image: Mojang / Microsoft Minecraft is on fire. At least that’s how it currently feels if you follow the fandom on social media or certain message boards. A portion of the community is up in arms following the news that developer Mojang won’t back down from a controversial move to open private servers up to … Read more

VRChat, The World’s Most Popular Social VR Game, Is In Turmoil

VRChat, The World’s Most Popular Social VR Game, Is In Turmoil

Yayoi Sunset Bath and other beautiful VRChat worlds are now less accessible for some players. Screenshot: VRChat / Kotaku VRChat’s had a hell of a week. On Monday, the wildly popular virtual reality social game announced that its next update would implement Epic Games’ Easy Anti-Cheat (EAC) technology, prompting immediate outrage from a large portion of its … Read more

The Nier Automata Secret Door Nobody Can Figure Out Got Weirder

The Nier Automata Secret Door Nobody Can Figure Out Got Weirder

Screenshot: Square Enix / Kotaku Factions. In-fighting. The whispers of a bounty. For the past few days, the Nier: Automata community has been tearing itself apart over a secret chamber no one knows how to enter, which could be anything from a prank to cut content to a well-executed spot of viral marketing. Only one … Read more

5 Tips To Shoot Your Way To Glory

5 Tips To Shoot Your Way To Glory

The melon grab 180, a.k.a. “melancholy.”Gif: Roll7 / Kotaku Rollerdrome is an indie rollerskating murder game from the OlliOlli crew out on Playstation 4, 5, and Steam starting August 16. Rollerdrome is a single-player third-person shooter that sends you rolling toward your fate on bulletproof white skates. Rollerdrome is a shaken can of soda, exploding … Read more

MultiVersus Open Beta Patch Nerfs Taz, Batman, Iron Giant

MultiVersus Open Beta Patch Nerfs Taz, Batman, Iron Giant

Screenshot: WB Games / Kotaku MultiVersus, WB Games’ answer to Super Smash Bros., entered open beta earlier today with a new playable character in real-life basketball player LeBron James and a host of balance changes. While the MultiVersus update focuses on several characters, the most significant adjustments were saved for Looney Tunes rep The Tasmanian … Read more

Elden Ring Players Are Sick Of Multiplayer’s Broken Mess

Elden Ring Players Are Sick Of Multiplayer’s Broken Mess

Screenshot: FromSoftware / Kotaku Elden Ring is a tale about a land that has been forsaken by its masters, with many of its legends, deities, and gods either decommissioned, missing, or nearly forgotten. Fans of Elden Ring multiplayer might know exactly what that’s like, because as far as they’re concerned, game developer FromSoftware has left … Read more

Nier Automata Players Lose It Over Secret Room Nobody Can Enter

Nier Automata Players Lose It Over Secret Room Nobody Can Enter

Gif: Sadfutago / Square Enix / Kotaku Nier: Automata players are collectively losing their minds over a room. It’s not just any room: No one, save for seemingly one person, has been able to access it. Even the player who discovered the chamber doesn’t appear to know how to enter it, which makes the whole … Read more

I’m In My Fortnite Era In 2022, Thanks To No Build And Quests

I'm In My Fortnite Era In 2022, Thanks To No Build And Quests

Image: Epic Games When Fortnite’s newest season launched recently, I did what I’ve now done many times before: installed the game again, watched the new cutscene, dropped in for a few matches, and stopped. But a day later, something unusual happened: I returned and played some more. And then even more, and more again. And … Read more