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Koch Media and Metro Publisher Deep Silver Acquired by THQ Nordic; At Least 2 Unannounced AAA Titles In Development

THQ Nordic has acquired German media company Koch Media and its gaming division Deep Silver, the Austrian publisher has announced. The purchase was announced through an official press release from THQ Nordic.  “THQ Nordic has entered into an agreement to acquire Koch Media GmbH, including, inter alia, the games developer and publisher Deep Silver with …

Rare: Sea of Thieves Map Size Is Linked To The Frequency of Encounters; Ship Numbers per World Might Increase

Talking to Windows Central, though, Rare’s Executive Producer Joe Neate revealed some newsworthy details on how the map size in Sea of Thieves is intrinsically connected to the frequency of encounters with other player ships. In other games, you see developers bolting on new pieces as time goes on, but for us, the world size …

I Love Deadly Premonition, But The Villains Are A Mess

We recently finished playing Deadly Premonition on Kotaku’s Twitch channel. In Deadly Premonition, FBI detective Francis York Morgan tries to find the murderer behind a series of serial killings in the town of Greenvale. Greenvale is full of colorful residents with daily schedules and humanizing side-stories. Its villains are complicated and human, but once their …

Devil May Cry HD Collection Trailer Drops, Original DmC to be Free with Twitch Prime

Capcom recently announced Devil May Cry HD Collection was on its way to current-gen platforms, and now you can see what Dante’s classic adventures look like on PC, Xbox One, and PS4 via a suitably stylish new trailer. Check it out, below. Devil May Cry HD Collection was originally released in 2012 on Xbox 360 and …

Cloud-Based Gaming To Be Offered With Next PlayStation And Xbox, Says FFXV Director

Many gamers often wonder what the next big thing is going to be in the industry. With virtual reality leading the charge of new technology over the past few years, there’s no denying that it is solidifying its place in the gaming world. Cross-platform play has also been the talk of the town over the …

Jurassic World Evolution Adds New Peril to the Sim Genre, Lets You Manage Multiple Parks

Jurassic World Evolution really has the potential to be one of this year’s under-the-radar hits. I mean, what 90s kid hasn’t dreamed of playing John Hammond and creating their own version of Jurassic Park? Of course, there have been a number of different dino park sims released over the years, so what’s going to set …

Kingdom Hearts III New Screenshots Showcase Monsters, Inc., Toy Story Worlds And More

Following yesterday’s trailers, a new batch of Kingdom Hearts III screenshots has been released online. The new screenshots, which can be found below, showcase the recently shown Monster, Inc. world as well as the Toy Story world and more. Kingdom Hearts III has been in development for quite some time, but there still a lot …

New Kingdom Hearts III Trailer Showcases Monsters, Inc. World; Release Date Coming at E3 2018

During the D23 Expo Japan 2018, Square Enix presented a new Kingdom Hearts III trailer confirming a Monsters, Inc. world where Sora, Donald Duck and Goofy get their appearance monsterized a bit. The official theme song of the game has been showcased as well, called ‘Don’t Think Twice’ and once again composed by Utada Hikaru. …

Special Edition Sea Of Thieves Hard Drive And Custom Controller Stands Revealed By Xbox

Last month, Xbox revealed a Sea of Thieves Xbox One controller that would make any pirate come running for that booty. A specially designed accessory complete with sea-green splatter, an overall deep purple color looking properly worn, and compass design on the left joystick. It’s certainly a sight and a treasure to behold, but why stop …