$15,000 Later, Diablo Immortal Player Has His Legendary Gem

,000 Later, Diablo Immortal Player Has His Legendary Gem

Image: Blizzard The last time we checked in on streamer Quin and his attempts to buy his way to glory in Diablo Immortal, he had spent $6600 and not attained a single 5-star Legendary Gem. I am happy (?) to report that, after more than doubling his investment, he finally has his loot. ace I … Read more

Overwatch 2 Will Replace The Original Game This October

Overwatch 2 Will Replace The Original Game This October

If you had a sneaking suspicion that Blizzard’s currently in-beta hero shooter Overwatch 2 would affect the 2016 original game in some way, you were absolutely correct. It turns out that when the upcoming sequel drops on October 4, it will straight-up replace Overwatch, rendering that now seven-year-old game unplayable. Now, what was that about … Read more

Cryptocurrency Miners Are Selling Off GPUs For Cheaper

Cryptocurrency Miners Are Selling Off GPUs For Cheaper

Photo: Joby Sessions / PC Gamer Magazine / Future (Getty Images) The crypto market is continuing to fall, which has led a ton of miners to exit the market or to downscale their operations, thus finding themselves in possession of valuable computer components that they now no longer need. Some such miners, many from China … Read more

Activision Investors Ignore Board, Approve Annual Abuse Reports

Activision Investors Ignore Board, Approve Annual Abuse Reports

Image: Activision / Blizzard / Kotaku Today, Activision Blizzard shareholders voted to approve a proposed annual report that would document the company’s ongoing efforts to stop workplace abuse and harassment as well as catalog the company’s total number of sexual harassment settlements and pending complaints. Activision had recommended stockholders vote against the creation of this … Read more

Cyberpunk 2077 Finally Gets Flying Cars In New Mod

Cyberpunk 2077 Finally Gets Flying Cars In New Mod

gif: CD Projekt Red / LastKnownMeal / Kotaku Over a year later, mod support for Cyberpunk 2077 continue on apace, and one of the coolest yet turns every car in the game into a Back To The Future II-Dalorean style. It doesn’t transform Night City into a bustling Bladerunner-opolis, but the mod will let you … Read more

Heroes Of Newerth, Once League Of Legends’ Rival, Has Shut Down

Heroes Of Newerth, Once League Of Legends’ Rival, Has Shut Down

Image: Heroes of Newerth It was so long ago, and the space is now so thoroughly dominated by two games that it’s almost impossible remembering any other way things could be, but for a brief window of time the MOBA genre—basically any and every game that was copying WarCraft III’s DotA map—was a warzone. For … Read more

Aspyr Admit There’s No Way To Complete KOTOR II On Switch

Aspyr Admit There’s No Way To Complete KOTOR II On Switch

screenshot: Aspyr / Obsidian Er, whoops. Aspyr, the developer/porter behind the recent release of Knights Of The Old Republic II on Nintendo Switch, has tweeted that it’s aware the game is currently impossible to finish. The Austin-based Aspyr made its name porting classic games to new systems, most recently bringing a slew of Star Wars … Read more

Genius YouTuber Rebuilds His PS5 To Be Less Than An Inch Wide

Genius YouTuber Rebuilds His PS5 To Be Less Than An Inch Wide

screenshot: DIY Perks / YouTube / Kotaku There is, inevitably, going to be a PS5 Slim. Not least because the current PS5 is the size and shape of a Dubai skyscraper, but also because Sony always releases a thinner version of their consoles after a few years. But we’re at least a couple of years … Read more

The PS2’s Jak & Daxter Is Being ‘Ported’ To The PC By Fans

The PS2’s Jak & Daxter Is Being ‘Ported’ To The PC By Fans

Image: Naughty Dog Over the past few years we’ve started seeing something beautiful happen: fans of classic console games are taking old code and creating native PC versions of games that never saw an official release. We’ve seen it with some Nintendo gamesbut now we’re seeing it with a PlayStation platformer as well. This isn’t … Read more

Elon Musk Faces $258 Billion Class Action Lawsuit Over Dogecoin

Elon Musk Faces 8 Billion Class Action Lawsuit Over Dogecoin

Photo: Gotham (Getty Images) Infamous internet clown and horrible SNL host Elon Musk and his two large companies, Tesla and SpaceX, are facing a ludicrously large $258 billion lawsuit over…uh…Dogecoin. As I’ve said before, 2022 is just a wild year of headlines. Bloomberg reported yesterday that Musk and his companies are being sued over claims … Read more