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Apex Legends' New Character Is Really Fast Apex Legends' New Character Is Really Fast

Apex Legends’ first season, Wild Frontier, is here, bringing a battle pass, a new character, and some other changes. This is the biggest update since the game launched in February. After spending a few hours playing as new Legend Octane, I’m excited for this new influx of content, even if I’m not entirely sure what it…

Free to play battle royale The Culling will take its servers offline on May 15, the developers announced today. They wrote that “The Culling’s offline modes will remain available after that date, online play and associated features will not. To that end, the game’s store pages and in-app purchases will be disabled as…

Apex Legends’ first season, “Wild Frontier,” launches tomorrow at 1pm Eastern. The Battle Pass will cost 950 Apex Coins, or 2800 coins to unlock the first 25 levels. Rewards include character and weapon skins, trackers, quips, and Apex packs. There’s also a new Legend, Octane, and free rewards for those who choose not…

What Are You Playing This Weekend? What Are You Playing This Weekend?

The weekend is for hanging out with a friend who has a dog, which means getting to pet a dog. It’s also for video games.

A Puzzle Game Where You Rewrite The Rules Of Each Level A Puzzle Game Where You Rewrite The Rules Of Each Level

Baba Is You is a puzzle game for Switch and PC, out today. You start by playing as Baba, a rabbit-like creature who can push blocks of words around to change a level’s rules. Soon, though, you’ll be playing as keys, rocks, flags, lava, or any other object you can become or manipulate by rearranging the words that…

Here’s 10 minutes of gameplay from Tom Francis’ upcoming turn-based game Tactical Breach Wizards. Francis previously made the excellent games Gunpoint and Heat Signature. There’s no release date yet.

Fortnite’s 8.10 patch brings a new vehicle, the Baller. It also makes vending machines free but one use only. There are changes to crossplay: PS4 and Xbox players now matchmake with each other, as do Switch and mobile players, which Epic hopes will create “an on-average better per-game experience for both Mobile and…

Red Dead Redemption 2’s Vaudeville Shows Are More Than Just An Impressive Diversion Red Dead Redemption 2’s Vaudeville Shows Are More Than Just An Impressive Diversion

Red Dead Redemption 2 is full of distractions. There’s poker, blackjack, and dominos to play. There are animals to hunt and collectibles to find. Many of these activities seem like ways to take your mind off the main story, and you can easily ignore them to focus on the game’s more pressing matters. But one piece of…

Fortnite's New Banana Skin Is Not Right Fortnite's New Banana Skin Is Not Right

Fortnite Season 8 is here, which means a new battle pass. With it apparently comes a dose of nightmare fuel.

Apex Legends: The Kotaku Review Apex Legends: The Kotaku Review

I don’t try to be the best in battle royale games. I don’t troll or anything, but I’m not as concerned with skillful wins as I am with having fun or coming away with an exciting story. But Apex Legends makes me want to try. I also get some great stories in the process.

What Are You Playing This Weekend? What Are You Playing This Weekend?

The weekend is for cleaning the bathroom so I can live out my longstanding plan to watch new Chef’s Table while taking a bath. It’s also for video games!

Plants vs. Zombies Garden Warfare 2 Headlines March's Xbox Live Games With Gold Plants vs. Zombies Garden Warfare 2 Headlines March's Xbox Live Games With Gold

If you have an Xbox One and haven’t given Plants vs. Zombies Garden Warfare 2 a try, you no longer have an excuse.

What Are You Playing This Weekend? What Are You Playing This Weekend?

The weekend is for looking for a new available Origin name, because your Apex Legends teammates trying to pronounce whatever lazy thing you picked when you bought Mass Effect 3 isn’t quite cutting it.

The excellent dungeon crawler Darkest Dungeon is getting a sequel, developer Red Hook Studios teased today. There’s no release date yet, but you can see a few more details over at PCGamer.

What Are You Playing This Weekend? What Are You Playing This Weekend?

The weekend is for being a long weekend, which is convenient, because there are too many games to play.

What Do You Want From A Battle Royale Game? What Do You Want From A Battle Royale Game?

From PUBG’s rough military edge to the sleek action of Apex Legends, it seems there’s a battle royale for everyone now. What goes into making a great battle royale game? A few of us sat down to talk about what we want from our virtual bloodsports.

As part of the 7.40 patch, Fortnite players who complete 13 of the new Overtime challenges will get Season 8's Battle Pass free. The patch also brings new LTMs, changes to the Bush and Zipline, and brings back gifting until February 22.

My Most Daring Resurrections In Apex Legends My Most Daring Resurrections In Apex Legends

I’ve been sticking with healer Lifeline as my main in Apex Legends; I play support in most games that give me the option. I take my healer duties very seriously, rushing in to boost my squad’s HP and calling in supply drops whenever I can. In my mind, my responsibility as support also extends to taking my squadmates…

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