Leaker Posts Silent Hill Images Konami Doesn’t Want You To See

Three different leaked images from a supposedly in-development silent Hill game showing a woman’s face peeling back to reveal some sorta physiological machinations, a sticky note-lined hallway with what looks like a schoolgirl-looking figure standing thereet un creepy red room.Picture: Konami / Dusk Golem / Silent Hill / Kotaku A well-known leaker who goes by … Read more

Elden Ring Outsells Call of Duty And Cyberpunk, Now Mainstream

Picture: FromSoftware Recent NDP figures reveal that FromSoftware’s latest grueling action-RPG, Elden Ringis toppling over literal titans as it outsells Call of Duty: Vanguardchallenges Cyberpunk 2077and, as Forbes’ Paul Tassi highlightshas shipped up to “half the lifetime sales of the entire Dark Souls trilogy” while leaving its FromSoft siblings Bloodborne and sekiro in the digital … Read more

Retro Game Prices Are Being Manipulated, Lawsuit Claims

screenshot: Heritage Auctions / Kotaku The market frenzy leading to record-breaking prices for retro games appears to have slowed since last year, but frustration over the collectible grading firm at the center of the spike hasn’t. Earlier this week a number of Wata Games customers filed a class action lawsuit attempting to put an end … Read more

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

Square Enix Sends FFXIV Players To In-Game Jail For Using Mods

Picture: Square-Enix At least two Final Fantasy XIV players pulled into an in-game jail by moderators while streaming the massively multiplayer online game this week. Many believe this was done to reprimand them for using third-party modifications to optimize HUD details for high-level raiding, a frequent pain point in the relationship between the community and … Read more

The Metroidvania To Play As We Wait For Hollow Knight Silksong

screenshot: Mister Morris Games / Kotaku A sign of a great game is when, no matter how many days I’ve spent with it, I justify yet another morning playing before I start to write. Haiku, the Robot is one such game, an absolutely captivating Metroid-me-do, that I want to be playing right now, instead of … Read more

Elden Ring Speedrunner Has Been Whooping Bosses Blindfolded

Elden Ring players are still finding new ways to play FromSoftware’s latest notoriously challenging RPG. Some have beat it while overloaded on equipment. Others have modded it to fight as non-canon Tarnished like Darth Vader and homer simpson. Now, speedrunner Christopher “star0chris” Campanella has taken to beating bosses in the Lands Between with a blindfold … Read more

Scary FPS Inspired By Resident Evil

A few years ago, Resident Evil 7 successfully took the classic horror franchise in a new direction with its jump to a first-person perspective. RE7 was very good and very scary, and made me think about what a classic resident Evil game would be like in first-person. Thankfully, Nightmare of Decay is here to provide … Read more

Internet Hero Blows Up On TikTok For Saving Poor Nintendogs

Picture: Nintendo / BennyPVideos / Kotaku Last month, Ben was riding on the last train home from a concert, when he spotted an odd little black object on the floor. It turned out to be a left-behind Nintendogs DS game cartridge. After getting back home, he got it to work and discovered two lost pups … Read more

Where Elden Ring Fans Go To Reveal Their Most Shameful Habits

If you or a loved one has been called out by ‘Make Up A Tarnished Guy’ you may be entitled to even compensation.Picture: Bandai Namco/Sunrise/Kotaku It’s not often that you see someone boldly call out souls players for the silly clothes they’ve learned over the years, but this Elden Ring account is doing so with … Read more