A wonderful VR adventure worth the wait

Moss: Book IIPicture: Playarc 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? Three and a half years … Read more

The best ways to set up your Chromebook for gaming

Photo: Arto Tahvanainen (Shutterstock) PC gaming is rightly considered a “high-end” computing task. While full of games go run on weak or outdated PCs and laptopsthe biggest, the newest games require powerful hardware and gaming-friendly operating systems like Windows or SteamOS—features that small productivity machines like Chromebooks lack. Yet despite their ChromeOS’ meager hardware specs … 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

MLB The Show 22 Releases First Post-Launch Update, Patch Notes Revealed

MLB The Show 22 received its first post-launch update. Although the latest entry in Sony’s annual baseball franchise hasn’t technically summer Just released, the game arrived late last week via early access. And with The Show 22 Now in the hands of those who opted to pay a little extra to access it upfront, developer … 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

Sony says it won’t forget single-player PlayStation games

Aloy contemplates a future that is sure to look like Skyline 3 hopefully will be a single player game.Screenshot: Sony/Kotaku PlayStation has become increasingly vocal about its live service auspices. But the high-flying single-player games company’s work isn’t being cast aside as a result, at least according to statements made by two PlayStation executives in … Read more

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