Happy new year! This week we check in on the best games released in 2020, hang out with Dunkaccino, learn what this month’s PS Plus games are, mourn the lack of people playing Dreams and watch some robots dance like nobody is watching.
Great Kotaku Content From The Past Week
2020 is over, which is great, even if it doesn’t mean everything terrible about this year is now in our collective rearview mirror. Video games played a bigger role in many of our lives than they have in years past, which made picking Kotaku’s top games pretty tricky. But, as...Read more
Just add Half-Life: Alyx, my personal GOTY, to this list, and then it’s perfect.
When LittleBigPlanet creators Media Molecule launched the game-as-an-engine PlayStation 4 exclusive Dreams into early access in April 2019, I remember feeling a cautious optimism. The technology behind the game was impressive, letting people make their own music, games, and artwork with its robust toolset, then share it for others Dreamers to...Read more
Dreams is such a cool tool, so it’s a shame that creators are making stuff for such a small audience. At this point, Sony should just give Dreams away as Plus game later this year to help grow the community.
Every time my viking hero Eivor dies in Assassin’s Creed Valhalla, she returns to life drunk. This is a known bug that the developers appear primed to patch, but in trying to just bear with it last night, I somehow made it worse. Though, in this case, “worse” also means...Read more
Glitches can be annoying. But sometimes they can also be amazing.
— ???????????????? (@Hvnnart) January 1, 2021
Kirby speaks the truth. We should all try to treat ourselves better in 2021. We deserve it.
— Daily Dunkaccino (@DailyDunkaccino) December 28, 2020
One day I’ll stop enjoying Dunkaccino meme videos. But that ain’t today.
— Mikael Thalen (@MikaelThalen) December 29, 2020
I do enjoy how these robots are dancing like buzzed uncles and dads at a wedding.
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