Monthly Archives: December 2016

Nuka World will be Fallout 4’s final DLC

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  We got more DLC for Fallout 4 than anyone was anticipating, but that run is finally coming to an end. Bethesda’s VP of marketing, Pete Hines, confirmed on Twitter that August’s Nuka World will be the final instalment. @AndesDylan

No Man’s Sky ‘Roundup’ trailer is a highlight reel of intergalactic exploration

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Did you miss any of last month’s four No Man’s Sky trailers that examined the game’s four pillars? Trade, Fight, Survive, and… okay, maybe we did miss one. No worries though, because a new “roundup” trailer released today covers it

The purpose of No Man’s Sky’s mysterious Atlas Stones has been discovered

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If you’re playing No Man’s Sky and wondering what to do with those Atlas Stones you’ve been picking up here and there, Kotaku has a potentially very important piece of information for you. It will, of course, involve spoilers of

Try Battlefront’s Outer Rim DLC free this weekend

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Star Wars Battlefront’s Outer Rim DLC will be free to try this weekend, starting Friday 13—an omen? I do find myself wondering about the current player count in a big-budget shooter so maligned for being shallow. A free trial for

What’s up with No Man’s Sky’s mysterious fireworks?

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Above, you can see a gif of a minor phenomenon I saw while playing No Man’s Sky earlier today. As I cruised over a planet’s surface, I heard two whooshing sounds, and out of the gloom rose what appeared to

Skyrim total conversion mod Enderal: The Shards of Order out now

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Five years in the making, hobbyist studio SureAI has now released the English language version of Enderal: The Shards of Order, a total conversion mod for The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.  Off the back of its multi-award winning Oblivion total

See an incredibly complicated punch in the new Knuckle Sandwich trailer

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Ever since I first got my hands on it, I’ve been comparing the upcoming RPG Knuckle Sandwich to Earthbound, mostly due to the similarity of its aesthetics and, er, strangeness. That connection was backed up by a trailer in January,

Hitman could get two more seasons

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As Agent 47 gears up for his fourth episodic outing—this time to the Thai capital of Bangkok—it seems IO Interactive and Square Enix’s sporadic stealth-meets-murder sim has another two seasons planned, once this one’s done and dusted.  Paris, Sapienza, Marrakesh,

A House of Many Doors creaks open September 24

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A House of Many Doors is a Sunless Sea-a-like set in a “parasite dimension that steals things and people from other worlds”. But wait, that parasite dimension is also a house. A house with legs. And it’s kind of a

Yooka

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Yooka-Laylee, Playtonic Games’ successfully crowdfunded Banjo-Kazooie-a-like, knows exactly what it is: a throwback to the whimsical 3D platformers of yesteryear. The genre may be largely forgotten amid the modern gaming landscape, however it’s one which still appears to enjoy a