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Mark Hoppus of Blink-182 Does an Impromptu Performance on The Last of Us 2's Guitar

"Dammit" might've been a bit odd coming from Ellie by herself, but Hoppus makes it work.

The Last of Us Part 2 Won’t Get Any DLC, Director Says

You could say the notion is being left behind.

Hitman 3 Will Try to Weave More Story Into Its Sandbox Assassinations

The last title in the trilogy will also change up its cinematics yet again.

Assassin's Creed Valhalla's Creative Director is Taking a "Leave of Absence" in Light of Allegations

Ubisoft confirms Ashraf Ismail is stepping down from his role on the project.

The Last of Us Part 2's Writers Reveal Some Ideas That Were Cut From the Final Game

Neil Druckmann and Halley Gross discuss how the story changed over time.

Can You Avoid Killing Any Dogs in The Last of Us Part 2?

For those looking for a heads-up on The Last of Us Part 2's tougher content to watch.

Does It Hold Up? Revisiting The Last of Us on the Eve of Its Sequel

Ahead of The Last of Us Part 2, let's explore how the action-adventure genre has evolved since the first game.

Desperados 3 Review: Quicksave, Quickdraw, Quickload

The developer behind Shadow Tactics lands another headshot on the real-time stealth tactics genre.

Invisible, Inc. Sneaks Onto the Nintendo Switch Today

A stealthy surprise has appeared on the eShop.

Hitman 3 Will Let Players Carry Forward Locations and Progress From Previous Games

This time around, your Hitman 2 progress will matter for the sequel.

Hitman 3 Will Cap Off the Reboot Trilogy in January 2021 [Update]

Agent 47's next assassination mission is coming, and it'll be on next-gen.

The Last of Us Part 2's Hotline Miami Nod Was Almost Going to Be a Self-Reference

We could've been in for another Uncharted 4-style hat-tip.

PlayStation CEO Jim Ryan Talks Keeping PS4 Owners Happy Into Next-Gen

Noting that many won't buy a PS5 "for a couple of years," Sony sees a "responsibility" to serve its PS4 base.

The Last of Us Part 2 Developers Talk About Walking Ellie's Path Through the Real Seattle

You know there'll be a flood of up-close comparisons once the game launches.

The Last of Us Part 2 Has a Sneaky Tribute to Hotline Miami and the Vita

Hey, Ellie, do you know what Vita means?

Ghost of Tsushima Offers Lots of Flexibility Between Samurai and Ghost Abilities, Sucker Punch Says

Along with moving away from Sucker Punch's trademark karma divide, Tsushima will let you play however you like.

A Plague Tale: Innocence is the Best Horror Game Since Dead Space

One year after its release, we make the case for this remarkable gothic horror game.

Ghost of Tsushima Gets a Dedicated State of Play Stream This Week

Sony's next State of Play is all about samurai.

Assassin's Creed Valhalla Will Hit 30 FPS 'Minimum' on Xbox Series X, Ubisoft Says

That doesn't preclude the possibility of higher frame rates, but it makes a 4K, 60 FPS experience seem less likely.

A New Last of Us Part 2 Trailer Arrives Tomorrow

Another look at what's left for The Last of Us.

Viking Monster Game Darkborn's Development Halted, As Studio Moves On to New Project

The anti-viking rampage has been put on ice.

USG Notebook: We're Still Not Certain Why The Last of Us 2 Story Was Leaked

There's been a lot of speculation but little confirmation.

Predator: Hunting Grounds Review: It's Okay to Miss This Chopper

Predator's latest video game outing is rough around the edges.

Naughty Dog Asks People to Keep The Last of Us Part 2 Spoilers to Themselves

If you've seen them, please don't share them.

The Last of Us Part 2 and Iron Man VR Have Been Delayed Indefinitely

"Logistically, the global crisis is preventing us from providing the launch experience our players deserve."

Ghost Recon Breakpoint's Immersive Mode Is Better, but It Still Lags Behind Wildlands

Ubisoft has delivered a great update for Breakpoint, but more improvements are needed.

Untitled Goose Game's Delightful Soundtrack Is Now Available to Stream

Dan Golding's goose-y Debussy interpretations have been released by a real classical music label.

Ghost of Tsushima Gets a June Release Date

Sucker Punch's samurai story will arrive less than a month after The Last of Us Part 2.

Death Stranding Comes to PC This June With Photo Mode and a Headcrab

Sam is getting some Half-Life goodies.

Kojima Productions Withdraws From GDC 2020 Due to Coronavirus Concerns

The Death Stranding developer is the latest to back out due to the coronavirus.

USG Notebook: The Spectre of StarCraft: Ghost Haunts Its Leaked Build

Seeing the game playable again is a good time to reflect on the strife that bore it.

Untitled Goose Game Devs Pledge Portion of Their Income to Local Indigenous Groups

House House joins the "Pay the Rent" movement in Australia.

Sekiro Tips - How to Beat Every Boss and Survive in Sekiro Shadows Die Twice

This is our complete beginner's guide to surviving Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice, including a list of essential tips and tricks.

Untitled Goose Game Has a Real Shot at Getting an Official Lego Set

House House supports the idea, and you can too.

The 25 Best PS4 Games

Our rotating list of the best games on PlayStation 4, now updated again for 2020!

Hitman 2's Offering Another Chance to Take Out Sean Bean Later This Month

IO's best-known Elusive Target mission is back for another round.

Death Stranding, Control, and Outer Wilds Lead the Game Developers Choice Awards Nominees

Plus, a ninja and a goose round out the Game of the Year category.

Microsoft Has Told We Happy Few Dev to "Keep Making Really Weird" Games

There's no mandate from on-high to stick to a status quo.

NPD: Death Stranding's Sales Do Fine in Light of Stiff Competition

There is some silver lining to 7th place.

Untitled Goose Game Is Bringing Its Reign of Avian Terror to PS4 and Xbox One

It's coming straight to Game Pass, too.

The Game Awards Has Around 10 New Games and Projects to Reveal

It'll run for almost three hours, too.

Report: A Plague Tale 2 is In Development

Get down with the sickness, again.

Starting Screen | Why 2019 Is the Year I Decided To Stop Rushing Through Games

Some of us have been playing Death Stranding slowly, and it's far better for it.

Report: Longtime Metal Gear Producer Kenichiro Imaizumi Departs Kojima Productions

One of Metal Gear Solid's guiding hands has reportedly left the building.

Former Arkane Founder and Producer Team Up to Form New Studio

And you won't have to wait long to see what they're working on.

Death Stranding on PC Won't Be an Epic Exclusive

And everyone breathed a short sigh of relief.

Death Stranding's Stealth Gameplay Has Shades of Metal Gear Solid, But Not the Whole Picture

Sam's sneaking missions can still be fun, even if they don't quite measure up.

Trump, Brexit, and Movies: Hideo Kojima's Death Stranding Media Tour Has Been a Fun Ride So Far

Pre-launch coverage of Death Stranding has been suitably bizarre.

Here's a Translation of the Full Short Story Behind Death Stranding's Opening Quote

Kotaku's Tim Rogers transcribed the whole of "Nawa" to English.

Death Stranding is Confirmed for PC in 2020

Kojima's next game isn't Sony exclusive.

Today in Death Stranding Weirdness: Conan O’Brien in an Otter Hat

The Clueless Gamer will make a cameo appearance.

Report: The Last of Us Part 2 is Delayed to Spring 2020 [Update]

Reports are indicating the anticipated sequel has been pushed back.

Untitled Goose Game Developer: "I Could Never Have Seen These Last Few Weeks Coming"

House House's Nico Disseldorp talks about Untitled Goose Game's organic, unorthodox success (and the best goose memes) with Vox.

Hitman Developer IO Interactive Confirms a New Game is in the Works

Warner Bros. will be backing IO's next project, whatever it may be.

Naughty Dog Wants to Ensure The Last of Us Part 2 Runs Well on Vanilla PS4

Naughty Dog tells us how it's trying to avoid the performance disparity plaguing some triple-A games on vanilla PS4s.

The Last of Us Part 2 Won't Have Multiplayer After All [Update]

Sorry Factions fans: The Last of Us Part 2 will not have a multiplayer mode.

Naughty Dog Wants The Last of Us Part 2's Combat To Make You "Vulnerable"

The Last of Us Part 2's lead game designer tells us about how AI has been overhauled for both enemies and companions, and more.

Speedrunners Have Untitled Goose Game Down to Less Than Four Minutes Already

Wreaking havoc on the town in no time at all.

Untitled Goose Game Review

What if Agent 47 was a rude goose who was down to clown?

Hitman 2's Last Expansion Pass Locale is an Island Hideout for the Ultra-Rich

It's got everything: Warm sand, clear water, and a suspicious-looking bald man named 47.

George Miller Once Called Death Stranding "Mathematically Correct," Hideo Kojima Says

The Fury Road director seems to like what Kojima's going for.

Sly 2: Band of Thieves' Stellar Heists Still Can't Be Topped, 15 Years Later

Sly 2 turns 15, making us all feel very, very old.

Death Stranding's New Gameplay Demo Seems to Confirm Theory About Sam's Blood and Other Fluids

The unexpected, unofficial Bloodborne follow-up.

Konami Says It Has Plans for New Console Games Involving "Globally Known IPs"

No word if that includes Metal Gear, Silent Hill, or something else entirely.

Jogger Can Run But Never Truly Escape Hitman 2's Homing Briefcase

The attaché for the determined assassin.

Death Stranding's Absence From a Sony Exclusives List Has Folks Wondering

PC speculation is coming up again.

Metal Gear Solid 2's Commentary On America On The Brink Resonates Just As Strong Today

An essay on Metal Gear Solid 2, from the new book collection of Metal Gear Solid essays called Okay, Hero.

We Rewatched Death Stranding's Old Trailers and Now We Have a Bunch of New Theories

Turns out those old trailers have some gold buried away.

Metal Gear Survive, Outer Wilds, and More Coming Soon to Xbox Game Pass

But most importantly, SUPER. HOT. SUPER. HOT.

Who Needs a New Splinter Cell When You Have This VR Stealth-Action Kayak Game

Phantom: Covert Ops, a new Oculus Quest and Rift S game, elevates a baffling premise to silly fun.

Resident Evil 2 Tips - Surviving the Nightmare in Resident Evil 2's Raccoon City

Here's our complete list of tips you need to know going into Resident Evil 2, to help Claire and Leon make it through Raccoon City.

How That Amazing Dreams Metal Gear Solid Remake is Trying to Avoid a Copyright Takedown

Fears of DMCA takedowns will result in a different endgame.

Shrek in Sekiro Is the Mod You Didn't Know You Needed

Or, Shrekiro, if you're into hilarious puns.

Metal Gear Voice Actor Teases "Secret Project"

Donna Burke says something's "coming soon."

Metal Gear Survive Tips - How to Craft Items, How to Level Up

These are all the essential Metal Gear Survive tips you need, including details on how to craft, how to level up, and more.

Sekiro Bosses Ranked - The Hardest Bosses in Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice

Our not definitive but still controversial boss rankings for Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice, plus boss guides for each enemy.

This Real-Life Sekiro Shinobi Prosthetic Arm is Amazing

A Redditor has replicated the Shinobi Prosthetic from Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice.

Metro Exodus Guns List - All the Best Weapons in Metro Exodus, How to Upgrade Weapons

Here's a list of every weapon in Metro Exodus, as well as how to upgrade weapons, and details on the single best guns in the game.

Sekiro Spoiler FAQ - Your Questions Answered, and All the Endings Explained

Got questions about any of the multiple endings of Sekiro? We've got all the answers, as well as character fates and more, right here.

Resident Evil 2 Walkthrough

Here's our complete Resident Evil 2 walkthrough, taking you through the campaign as either Leon Kennedy or Claire Redfield.

5 Games Like Sekiro If You’re Looking For Something Similar

If you’ve just rolled credits on Sekiro and are wondering what to jump into next, we’ve got you covered.

Vampyr Beginner's Guide - All the Essential Tips

Here's our complete beginner's guide to taking on Vampyr.

Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice Review

The finest cut is the one that comes at the right time.

Is Sekiro on Switch - Which Version of Sekiro is Best? PS4 or Xbox One?

Wondering what platform you should pick up Sekiro on? Look no further.

Metro Exodus Review

Here there be monsters.

Metro Exodus Release Date, Gameplay, Preview, 4K Graphics - Everything we Know

Here's all the information you need to know about Metro Exodus, including the final release date, gameplay, trailers, and much more.

PS Plus is Getting Some Big Changes in February

Some free games, plus bigger storage.

Resident Evil 2 Review Roundup - Release Date, Demo, PC System Specs - Everything we Know

The Resident Evil 2 Remake is almost upon us, and we've got all the demo, release date, gameplay, and other details you need, right here.

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