Nathan Grayson
Kotaku senior reporter. Beats: Twitch, streaming, PC gaming. Writing a book about streamers tentatively titled "STREAMERS" to be published by Atria/Simon & Schuster in the future.
Aug 6

Spelunky 2 is coming out on September 15. That’s very soon! The release date was announced as part of Sony’s State of Play event today, alongside online multiplayer for the spelunking sequel, which is a followup to one of the most revered roguelikes of all time.

Aug 3

Valorant’s second “Act” is set to begin this week. Today, Riot announced that Act II will kick off on August 4. It will include a new agent, Killjoy, a battle pass, colorful “Glitchpop” skins, and a much-requested deathmatch mode.

Jul 23

Tetris Effect is getting a new multiplayer version. Tetris Effect: Connected is the original audiovisual trance explosion, but with new co-op and competitive modes. Connected will launch on Xbox One, PC, and Xbox Series X later this year, but it’ll come to other platforms as a free Tetris Effect update in summer 2021.