CDPR moves from Cyberpunk 2077 to Witcher 4 and other games

Picture: CD Project Red Cyberpunk 2077The best days may still be ahead of us, but developer CD Projekt Red announced today that it is now shifting its focus and resources to other projects, including its new open world. Witcher Game. While the beleaguered sci-fi shooter will still get a story expansion in 2023, it doesn’t … Read more

CDPR moves from Cyberpunk 2077 to Witcher 4 and other games

Picture: CD Project Red Cyberpunk 2077The best days may still be ahead of us, but developer CD Projekt Red announced today that it is now shifting its focus and resources to other projects, including its new open world. Witcher Game. While the beleaguered sci-fi shooter will still get a story expansion in 2023, it doesn’t … Read more

Nvidia’s giant leak continues to predict the biggest games of 2022

Picture: Ubisoft / Square Enix / Kotaku Last September, a massive list of potential PC games leaked via Nvidia’s GeForce Now video game streaming service and was posted online. At the time, no one really knew what to think of it. Was it inside information or speculative placeholders? Now the evidence is mounting that at … Read more

Hyped PS5 horror game ‘Abandoned’ has turned into a messy saga

If you thought this mysterious horror and survival game Abandoned by Blue Box Game Studios couldn’t be more enigmatic, wait until you hear it. The game was pushed back into the public consciousness this week, but not because the developer had something to show for it. No, instead, information was quietly deleted from the studio’s … Read more

How to mark a year of the new PS Plus halfway

Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles MoralesThe cat costume (and, oh yeah, the game too) will be part of the PS Plus Premium library at launch.Screenshot: Sony/Kotaku When Sony’s revamped version of PS Plus launches in June, its most expensive tier will cost twice what you’re paying now. But there’s a way to cut that in half: if … Read more

How to mark a year of the new PS Plus halfway

Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles MoralesThe cat costume (and, oh yeah, the game too) will be part of the PS Plus Premium library at launch.Screenshot: Sony/Kotaku When Sony’s revamped version of PS Plus launches in June, its most expensive tier will cost twice what you’re paying now. But there’s a way to cut that in half: if … Read more

GameStop’s Meme Stock has another wild meme moment

Photo: Kotaku/Spencer Platt (Getty Images) People were waiting for GameStop bubble pop for over a year now. Instead, the struggling brick-and-mortar video game retailer just posted another banner week on Wall Street. Earnings are down. employee morale is in the pits. But the company’s shares have fallen from $78 a share last month to more … Read more

Sony’s new PlayStation Plus is just another half-ass half-measure

Photo: CLEMENS BILAN/DDP/AFP via Getty Images Every Friday, audiovisual club staff members kick off our weekly open thread for discussion of game plans and recent gaming glories, but of course the real action is in the comments, where we invite you to answer our eternal question: What are you playing this weekend? The quiet, confident … Read more

Sony’s PS Plus redesign isn’t a Game Pass killer

Splashy exclusives from Sony, like this year’s God of War Ragnarökwon’t reach PS Plus at launch, a stark contrast to the strategy employed by Game Pass.Screenshot: sony This morning, Sony finally unveiled its game-on-demand service in a blog post with more asterisks than the lease of your first apartment. It’s a revamp of PS Plus … Read more

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