Ghost Of Tsushima Dev Not Making Infamous Or Sly Cooper Sequels

Ghost Of Tsushima Dev Not Making Infamous Or Sly Cooper Sequels

Video game companies are notoriously cagey about sharing their plans. In a market saturated with sequels and spin-offs, developers nevertheless treat every new project with extreme secrecy. They’ll rarely even be up-front about what they are not working on, but today the PlayStation studio behind Ghost of Tsushima did just that. As it approaches its … Read more

How To Join The Halo Infinite Co-Op Beta Test On July 11

How To Join The Halo Infinite Co-Op Beta Test On July 11

screenshot: Microsoft / 343 Industries Good news! Starting July 11, you’ll be able to play Halo Infinite online with up to three friends as part of a beta test. And even better, you’ll be able to replay missions from the campaign, too. However, here’s the bad news: This is a limited-time test of only 10 … Read more

Microsoft Adds Xbox Gaming Features to Edge

Microsoft Adds Xbox Gaming Features to Edge

Microsoft Edge GamingImage: Microsoft For edge to steal market share from Chrome, Microsoft will need to find ways to differentiate the relative newcomer from Google’s ubiquitous option. Features like Collections (which acts like bookmarks, but for groups of webpages) are a good start, and now Microsoft is giving gamers a reason to stick with the … Read more

Everything You Need To Know About The New PS Plus On PS5

Everything You Need To Know About The New PS Plus On PS5

screenshot: Sony/Kotaku Sony’s big revamp of PS Plus is here. It’s pretty cool. It could also use some work on some of its most-hyped perks, such as game demos and classic hits. Announced back in March, PS Plus 2.0 (not the official name but definitely the easiest shorthand) is a rework of Sony’s disparate subscription … Read more

Microsoft Plans Game Pass Demos, Xbox Streaming On Samsung TVs

Microsoft Plans Game Pass Demos, Xbox Streaming On Samsung TVs

Image: Microsoft Microsoft laid out some of its big plans for gaming ahead of Sunday’s Xbox and Bethesda showcase, and those plans include a steady stream of more big exclusives, expanded Game Pass perks, and bringing video game cloud streaming directly to smart TVs. Most of the plans are forward-looking, but Microsoft Gaming CEO Phil … Read more

Xbox’s Streaming Stick Goes Back to the Drawing Board

Xbox's Streaming Stick Goes Back to the Drawing Board

Xbox Series XPhoto: Sam Rutherford/Gizmodo Xbox confirmed that it’s still developing a low cost streaming stick designed to bring Game Pass to the masses by cutting out the console. However, the company appears to have hit a snag with the most recent under-development hardware and is now pivoting to a new approach. An xCloud streaming … Read more

SEOPS Plus Subscribers Freak Out Over Big Potential Upgrade Tax

SEOPS Plus Subscribers Freak Out Over Big Potential Upgrade Tax

Picture: sony Sony’s new and improved PlayStation Plus program has already launched in some parts of the world, and players are seemingly running into all sorts of issues. But the one players are freaking out about the most right now is a potential wrinkle in how the pricing for upgrading works which could leave some … Read more

Former Xbox Exec Admits Game Pass Makes Him ‘Nervous’

Former Xbox Exec Admits Game Pass Makes Him ‘Nervous’

Picture: Xbox / Microsoft Ed Fries, the form Microsoft vice president of game publishing who launched the original Xbox, recently appeared on a podcast where he discussed some concerns he has regarding Xbox Game Pass. Fries said that he’s “scared” that the service could lead to a future in which folks stop buying games, opting … Read more

New Xbox Patent Sounds Cool For People Buying Games On Disc

New Xbox Patent Sounds Cool For People Buying Games On Disc

Photo: Luke Plunkett Microsoft have applied for a patent that, while not a perfect solution for every gripe you may have with modern consoles and digital ownershipmay nevertheless be a great step forward for anyone who has a catalog of games they own on disc but have bought (or are thinking of buying) a digital-only … Read more

Nintendo Hypes Splatoon 3 And More As Labor Complaints Continue

Nintendo Hypes Splatoon 3 And More As Labor Complaints Continue

Picture: Nintendo / MobyGames / Kotaku It’s been nearly a month since a former employee filed a National Labor Relations Board complaint against Nintendo alleging surveillance, coercion, and retaliation. Outside of an initial statement denying the company engaged in union-busting, the house of mario has remained publicly silent in the face of an increasing number … Read more