Kotaku Splitscreen Podcast Gives Video Game Cats Some Love

Amora R Jelo

Who doesn’t love cats? Image: CyberConnect2 / Kotaku It’s any given moment in time, and you all know what that means: It’s time to celebrate everyone’s favorite fluffy little bundles of chaotic indifference, cats. Whether they’re sneaking through the back streets of a cyberpunk dystopia or being loaded into a […]

Early PlayStation 2 Game Box Design Was Very Different

Amora R Jelo

PS2 game boxes were entirely unremarkable, because they looked like every other plastic case available at the time, from Xbox games to DVDs. But an earlier design for them that Sony ended up ditching was a lot more interesting. Earlier this year, Phil Salvador wrote a fantastic piece on The […]

Every Game We’ve Tested Works On Steam Deck

Amora R Jelo

Photo: Valve Valve’s Steam Deck is a powerful piece of hardware, based on the specs released. According to Valve, it’s powerful enough to play everything the company has tested on it at 30 fps or more. Announced on July 15, the Steam Deck is Valve’s Switch-like portable PC that will […]

Peloton Launching Lanebreak Video Game for Bike Owners

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A screenshot of the Lanebreak beta. These might end up being different from the final product.Image: Peloton Peloton’s been busy these past few months, releasing new features at a steady clip. The latest? A fitness video game beta called Lanebreak that marks the company’s first foray into gaming. Lanebreak is […]

New XCOM Game Looks Like Complete Shit

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Image: XCOM Legends The XCOM games are known for their challenging tactics, roster management and bullshit shooting percentages, so it’s surprising (or really, not surprising at all) to see 2K license out a new mobile game that has absolutely none of those traits. XCOM Legends, developed by Iridium Starfish, has […]