Modern Warfare II Movement Trick May Be The Next Slide Cancel

Modern Warfare II Movement Trick May Be The Next Slide Cancel

A group of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare II players have been breaking the game’s movement system and their latest creation is something they’re calling the “G Walk.” The trick looks very frustrating to play against, leading to some controversy among the game’s community over the new exploit. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare II was … Read more

Rick And Morty Creator’s New Game Is Best Played Stoned

Rick And Morty Creator’s New Game Is Best Played Stoned

Surprise! High On Life makes me want to get high.Image: Squanch Games I am very sober during my hands-on preview with High On Life, a fast and loud first-person shooter from Squanch Games, and for once, that’s a bad thing. If I showed up to any other game preview absolutely blitted out of my mind, … Read more

Ubisoft Back On Steam For Assassin’s Creed Valhalla Last Update

Ubisoft Back On Steam For Assassin’s Creed Valhalla Last Update

Image: Ubisoft / Valve / Kotaku Ubisoft was one of many publishers in the last few years to ditch Steam for its own storefront or Epic’s launcher. And like so many, including Activision, Ubisoft is now coming back to Steam with the upcoming release of Assassin’s Creed Valhalla on the platform, after 2019 comments from … Read more

Everything To Know About The Best New Mode

Everything To Know About The Best New Mode

Warzone’s new 2.0 release updates Call of Duty’s much-celebrated battle royale (and it is a very fun time), but there’s also a new mode: DMZ. Here, the pace and goals are quite different, despite taking place on the same map as Warzone’s BR. The goal of this mode is to exfiltrate with as many goodies … Read more

Jumplight Odyssey Is A Huge Tribute To Anime Like Macross

Jumplight Odyssey Is A Huge Tribute To Anime Like Macross

Armello developers League of Geeks—who are already working on hellish strategy game Solium Infernum—today announced a second project, called Jumplight Odyssey, which might be of interest to anyone who enjoys management games, spaceships and/or old anime. Here’s the game’s story trailer, which is a loving tribute to classics like Star Blazers/Space Battleship Yamato, Macross, old … Read more

OG Splinter Cell Goes Free As Ubisoft Shares Remake Concept Art

OG Splinter Cell Goes Free As Ubisoft Shares Remake Concept Art

Tom Clancy’s Splinter Cell turns 20 this month, and in recognition of the anniversary, Ubisoft has uploaded a 20-minute-long YouTube video with various developers talking about their experience behind the multi-vision goggles of stealthy assassin Sam Fisher. Additionally, the Toronto studio currently helming the remake announced last year has shared a handful of high-def “early … Read more

How To Get Shinies In Pokémon Scarlet and Violet

How To Get Shinies In Pokémon Scarlet and Violet

Image: The Pokémon Company Twitter dataminer and self-described “efficient” Pokémon player @Sibuna_Switch has shared Pokémon Scarlet and Violet’s “shiny” rates, determined for the soon-to-be-released game, and an important decree: “all static encounters, NPC trades, and NPC gifts are shiny-locked.” That means you won’t be immediately getting a shiny starter. NPC gifts this time out include … Read more

Ikumi Nakamura Is Also An Urban Explorer, Releasing Photo Book

Ikumi Nakamura Is Also An Urban Explorer, Releasing Photo Book

Ikumi Nakamura is best known to you, while still reading this opening sentence, as a games artist and director who has worked on everything from Okami to Bayonetta to The Evil Within to Ghostwire: Tokyo. Did you know, though, that for over a decade she has also been a prolific urban explorer? I sure as … Read more

Marvel Snap’s Pixel Art Variant Cards Aren’t Great

Marvel Snap’s Pixel Art Variant Cards Aren’t Great

Image: Marvel / Second Dinner / Kotaku Marvel Snap contains a ton of variants for each base card in the game. Some of these variants feature different poses or place the heroes in completely new outfits. Others are a bit wackier, with heroes sporting odd costumes or anime-like variants of popular heroes such as Hawkeye … Read more