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GTA Online players respond poorly to an in-game performance of Hamlet A GTA Player points theatrically to the sky

Kotaku, GTA Online player Rustic Mascara took to the game's public lobbies to "re-appropriate the world of GTA as a space for meditative existentialism through performance and poetry".  Mascara is, of course, immediately gunned down by a random...

Stalker 2: Heart of Chernobyl could finally be the game the series deserves, but it could also be too little, too late Stalker 2

Duga radar array, wreathed in lightning as a huge black stormcloud roils overhead. That’s something I haven’t seen in Stalker before. I want the rest of the game to be more like that. I want to...

The interdimensional melodies of Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart, out July 11

The soundtrack to Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart is so special to me and none of it would have happened without the involvement of Scott Hanau, Music Producer from SIE, so we’ve asked him to co-write...

IBM accused of chasing ‘a quick payday’ with $2.5B damages against AMD’s OG chip maker ORNL Summit supercomputer processors with watercooling

"a quick payday."  It's all about a deal between the GlobalFoundries and IBM from back in 2014 where the contract chip manufacturer agreed to take over some of IBM's old, unprofitable fabs for the sum of...

US Senate approves massive $52B spend on easing the chip shortage We're in the money

Best VR headset: which kit should you choose? Best graphics card: you need serious GPU power for VR Best gaming laptop: don't get tied to your desktop in VR The bill, originally the Endless Fontier Act,...

The Last Spell is a turn-based roguelite made of epic final stands The Last Spell

The Last Spell’s in-game shop. Now, rather than a feeble Gondorian defending Helm’s Deep from advancing orcs, I was Gimli, son of Gloin, keeping tally as I smushed my enemies into pâté. Heave, smush. Heave, smush....

10 years later, the Mass Effect 3 ending controversy still haunts gaming culture

end of 2019 for Kotaku. He noted that "player choice" is a bit of an oxymoron. It doesn't matter how much rope a studio concedes to the player over the course of a game story; the...