Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader run community: Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia: The TAY Review • Game of the Week: Space Doggo [Jet Force Gemini] • Nintendo Exclusive Fan Boy No More!
Track: Ladies and Gentlemen We Are Floating in Space (Live) | Artist: Spiritualized | Album: Ladies and Gentlemen We Are Floating in Space
Nintendo announced that the SNES Classic will come with the previously unreleased Star Fox 2. Think you were surprised? Imagine how the game’s original programmer Dylan Cuthbert feels. He told Kotaku via email that he found out with everyone else when the news broke.
You just thought it was a way to help with nervous energy. Nope!
Platinum Games developer Hideki Kamiya recently tried to get a Nintendo Switch. He documented the experience in four photos.
Hancock Center (Shot with Hasselblad 500C and an 80mm lens on ilford HP5 film). Chicago, Illinois. By Matthew Magruder.
Track: Flow | Artist: Crooked Colours | Album: Vera
Piotr Forkasiewicz is an artist from Poland who specialises in the kind of aircraft illustrations you see on stuff like model kits and history magazines.
Just like how the actual PAL/JP Super Nintendo looked better than the North American model, so too it is with the Classic Mini: Super Nintendo Entertainment System, which like the NES Mini will release in two versions.
Mercy is Overwatch’s most straightforward healer. While Ana and Lucio are clearly built to mix (and/or boop) it up, Mercy’s got nothing but a dinky pistol and a dream. Many Overwatch players ridicule offense-minded “Battle Mercys” because they get slaughtered and they waste precious healing time. Perhaps, though,…
There’s an IM app available on the Play Store that will let you message just like the protagonist from Persona 5. It’s great, including everything from the swish animations to the colour-coded days of the week.
Today on Highlight Reel we have Murphy’s Law, car crashes, Rainbow 6 surprises, and much more!
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Apple just launched the iOS 11 public beta for the whole world to try, and holy heck, don’t get too excited yet. Obviously, your iPhone or iPad will be cooler than all your friends’ are if you’re running the new software before any of them. There will be consequences, though.
Nex Machina is a twin stick shooter from the developers of Resogun and Robotron creator Eugene Jarvis. It’s packed with lasers and giant robots. Staff writer Heather Alexandra and Kotaku editor in chief Stephen Totilo blast their way to victory in this archived stream.
Secret World Legends launches today, a free-to-play reimagining of Funcom’s 2012 Lovecraftian MMO The Secret World. Secret World Legends streamlines a lot of the game’s core systems to make it more action-oriented and player-friendly. These changes let the story, always the game’s best feature, take center stage.
Looking to capture the thrill of a heated round of Rocket League on your desk? Zag Toys’ collectible pull-back racers won’t do that, but they’re so damn adorable.
Stormblood isn’t just a huge chunk of new content for Final Fantasy XIV. It’s the third game in an ongoing series, one that happens to share the same space as its predecessors.
Did you see Michael Bay’s fifth movie in the disturbingly profitable Transformers franchise this weekend? Did you have a question about it, besides “Why is this movie about giant robots and explosions so boring?” Our patented Spoiler FAQ has all the answers you need and also probably several you didn’t.