A Boy And His Bike

A Boy And His Bike

Ed Laag is an artist at VFX company Luna Pictures, who have worked on everything from Marvel movies to Final Fantasy XV.

Melbourne International Games Week Is Absolutely Stacked This Year

Melbourne International Games Week Is Absolutely Stacked This Year

Melbourne International Games Week (MIGW) is looking a bit different this year, thanks to PAX Australia’s COVID-induced merge with PAX West. But while the convention that traditionally bookends MIGW has come and gone, the rest of the industry calendar is moving ahead — and as always, there’s a ton of interesting insights, Aussie-made projects and highlights to pay attention to.

What The Fuck, LA Comic Con Is Going Ahead

What The Fuck, LA Comic Con Is Going Ahead

In December 2020, the organisers of the LA Comic Con want to open the doors of the Los Angeles Convention Centre and allow thousands of people in for a nerd show. That’s in less than three months! What the hell!

Today’s Xbox Series X Previews Revealed Mostly Good News

Today’s Xbox Series X Previews Revealed Mostly Good News

Over the past week or so, Xbox Series X preview units were made available to select members of the media. Microsoft did not send us one of these units. I’m not sad, but, earlier today, I was cutting onions and peppers while listening to Phoebe Bridgers, and then, without thinking,…

Among Us, As Told By Steam Reviews

Among Us, As Told By Steam Reviews

If you’ve ever harboured a quiet fear that all your friends are deceiving you, well, bad news: They are. Among Us, the sci-fi deception sensation that’s sweeping space stations across the nation, has definitively proven it. Steam users are loving it, even as they realise they can’t trust anyone —…

$1,390 Designer Shoe Looks Like A Mario Kart Item

$1,390 Designer Shoe Looks Like A Mario Kart Item

This shoe by Walter Van Beirendonck (teaming up with Japan’s Fools-Inc) is a new take on his existing, $US815 ($1,160) “Cloud” sneaker. It is surely designed not to be worn on your feet, but to be thrown from a moving vehicle.

Spyro the Dragon Was The First Game Soundtrack I Loved

Spyro the Dragon Was The First Game Soundtrack I Loved

Welcome to Morning Music, Kotaku’s daily hangout for folks who love video games and the cool sounds they make. Today we have a special treat: music created by one-third of The Police for an adorable purple dragon. Listen carefully, or you could Spyro out of control.

You All Need To Pet The Dog In Hades More

You All Need To Pet The Dog In Hades More

You would think a big, fluffy dog in a video game would receive tons of pets from everyone. But apparently, this isn’t the case as only 12% of Hades players have pet Cerberus 10 times or more according to data from Steam.

X of Swords’ Sword Names, Ranked

X of Swords’ Sword Names, Ranked

The X-Men’s new dawn has entered its first major event with the release of X of Swords this week, bringing Krakoa’s champions to everyone’s favourite part of the anime: the Tournament Arc. They’re not just fighting for the fate of the multiverse, they’re fighting for it with some extremely cool…

Amazon Announces Luna, Another Cloud-Based Streaming Game Service

Amazon Announces Luna, Another Cloud-Based Streaming Game Service

With two new physical gaming consoles less than a month and a half away from release, Amazon announces Luna, a new paid game streaming service aimed at allowing subscribers to play PC games remotely on computers, phones, and tablets. It’s sort of like Stadia with a slightly better controller.

Destiny 2 Is Getting Snow Storms

Destiny 2 Is Getting Snow Storms

Bungie announced yesterday that dynamic blizzards will be waging across the Jupiter’s frosty moon of Europa, and they’ll be so bad at times you might need a new thermal scope to keep enemies at bay.