Panzer Corps 2: The Kotaku Review

Panzer Corps 2: The Kotaku Review

The first Panzer Corps, released back in 2011, is one of the all-time great strategy games on the PC. Timeless and with an enormous library of extra content, its still a lot of fun even today, so it’s 2020 sequel has a lot to prove, and a lot to justify.

Resident Evil 3’s Demo Shows Off The Nemesis In All His Scary Glory

Resident Evil 3’s Demo Shows Off The Nemesis In All His Scary Glory

If there’s one thing that scares the crap out of me, it’s Resident Evil 3’s implacable Nemesis. Even since his original appearance on the PlayStation in 1999, he’s always been my favourite video game monster. As the remake approaches, a new demo is here to show off how Nemesis will…

Animal Crossing: New Horizons: The Kotaku Review

Animal Crossing: New Horizons: The Kotaku Review

I’ve decided to take a vacation. Well, less of a vacation and more of a … sojourn, I guess you could call it. A close friend of mine, Tom Nook, has started a new business offering relocations to a deserted island. There are discounts for those who can help with…

If You’re Going To Buy A PC, Do It Now

If You’re Going To Buy A PC, Do It Now

Along with the massive implications for health and safety, the COVID-19 novel coronavirus has come down on the global manufacturing and supply chain like a comet. We’ve already seen some of the implications with hardware and even physical releases, with resellers swooping up copies of Ring Fit Adventure, delays to…

How Much Apple’s New iPad Pro Costs In Australia

How Much Apple’s New iPad Pro Costs In Australia

This week Apple announced a brand new iPad Pro that comes with a keyboard with its own trackpad. While Apple stores are currently closed across the country, you can’t buy one online right now. Here’s all the details and how much it will cost you in Australia.

This Weapon Is Not Your Life

This Weapon Is Not Your Life

Thanks to The Force Awakens, we know that after The Empire Strikes Back, the Skywalker family lightsaber made its way from the bowels of Cloud City into the collection of Maz Kanata. We still don’t know the details of that journey”for all its pre-release bluster, Marvel’s new Star Wars ongoing…

The Steam Game Festival Has Free Demos Of GDC Games

The Steam Game Festival Has Free Demos Of GDC Games

The Steam Game Festival: Spring Edition is live today through March 23. The special Steam page features indie games that were going to be showcased at this week’s Game Developers Conference, which has been cancelled to help reduce the spread of covid-19. Some of the games have been available for…

Everything Sony Announced About The PS5

Everything Sony Announced About The PS5

After letting Microsoft have free reign for almost three months, Sony and their chief architect Mark Cerny finally lifted the lid on what everyone wanted to know about the PlayStation 5: install times, backwards compatibility, how 3D audio works in practice, GPU and CPU speeds, ray-tracing, architecture and what that…

Animal Crossing Taught Me How To Be An Adult

Animal Crossing Taught Me How To Be An Adult

Much of the time, but especially right now, the world doesn’t feel like it makes a whole lot of sense. It’s chaotic, it’s unpredictable, and things always seem to come up that completely derail the best-made plans. I learned that as a kid by playing Animal Crossing, a game that,…

Microsoft Adds More Perks To Game Pass Ultimate Making It Feel Even Harder To Unsubscribe

Microsoft Adds More Perks To Game Pass Ultimate Making It Feel Even Harder To Unsubscribe

Today, Microsoft announced it’s expanding the Game Pass Ultimate subscription to include “perks,” extra goodies like in-game currency and cosmetic packs for certain games available through the service. While it’s a small gesture, it’s part of the company’s ongoing attempt to make subscribers feel like they’re getting their money’s worth.

Get A Short Hike And Anodyne 2 For $0 Before They’re Gone

Get A Short Hike And Anodyne 2 For $0 Before They’re Gone

Two very good games – legitimately entertaining, worth your money type of games – are available for bugger all right now. They’d be worth grabbing even outside of this crazy coronavirus-induced isolation most of us are in, but with people slamming the internet looking for things to play, A Short…

Why I Regret Beating Doom’s Ultra-Nightmare Mode

Why I Regret Beating Doom’s Ultra-Nightmare Mode

I’m penning this after defeating the Ultra-Nightmare difficulty of Doom (2016) and I’ve never felt more disappointed with myself as a person. This is not how I pictured this moment, and God knows I’ve been imagining it for days. In the original vision, my shirt is inexplicably off. I rise…

Rebuilding A Virtual City As The Real World Crumbles

Rebuilding A Virtual City As The Real World Crumbles

It’s a very strange time in the world right now, to say the least. As the world’s governments address covid-19, there’s one major nation that’s been dragging its feet: the United States of America. As Wall Street receives cash injections while workers worry about losing their jobs, it’s fallen to…

How To Clean And Sanitise Your Gaming Gear

How To Clean And Sanitise Your Gaming Gear

As concerns about COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus, reach a fever pitch, it’s more important than ever to do your part in beating back the spread. One effective countermeasure is what experts call social distancing—turning down event invites, cancelling non-essential travel, and, if feasible, working from home.