More Telltale Employees Laid Off As Studio Continues Its Collapse

More Telltale Employees Laid Off As Studio Continues Its Collapse

Screenshot: Telltale (The Walking Dead) After Telltale laid off roughly 90% of its staff on September 21, the studio said the remaining 25 employees would proceed with finishing work on Minecraft: Story Mode, an interactive show for Netflix. Today, a narrative designer who was one of those remaining employees stated on social media that she […]

Sources: Nintendo Launching Upgraded Switch As Early As Summer 2019

Sources: Nintendo Launching Upgraded Switch As Early As Summer 2019

Nintendo is planning to inject new life into the Switch to ensure the runaway sales success of its hybrid home console and handheld remains a runaway success. The updated Switch console could hit store shelves as early as Summer 2019. An enhanced Switch would probably bring more benefits to its portable side than its home […]

Super Mario Party: The Kotaku Review

Super Mario Party: The Kotaku Review

“Who are you rooting for?” I asked my housemate, a non-player heckler watching a full-up game of Super Mario Party. Without missing a beat, he responded gleefully: “Chaos!” Mario Party is a video board game series that’s all about swing. You get a star. You move a few spaces. You lose a star. You steal […]

Facebook data breach: 4 simple steps to stay safer right now

Facebook data breach: 4 simple steps to stay safer right now

Since Facebook reported last week that hackers had stolen access tokens to almost 50 million accounts, there have been no signs that the perpetrators leaked any user data online or published content on the site without permission. That’s an encouraging sign, say security experts. “The good news is there’s no evidence that it’s happened, and trust […]

Google's Top Ad Executive to Leave for Venture-Capital Firm

Google's Top Ad Executive to Leave for Venture-Capital Firm

The executive at the helm of Google’s juggernaut online advertising business is stepping down, a rare shake-up at the highest echelons of the search giant. Sridhar Ramaswamy, who has overseen ads at Google for the past five years, is taking a new role at venture-capital firm Greylock Partners, the investment firm said in a blog […]

LG V40 ThinQ's five cameras will work like this

LG V40 ThinQ's five cameras will work like this

Huawei can probably have a few laughs in the next few days, seeing how its rivals are trying to catch up with it this time. Samsung has just revealed its first smartphone with three cameras on its back but LG is about to do one better. The V40 ThinQ is already confirmed, by LG itself, […]

Porsche plays to its base as it preps for a major shift ahead

Porsche plays to its base as it preps for a major shift ahead

The roar on the track is a siren call for Porsche owners and fans. The German luxury auto brand is holding Rennsport Reunion VI at the famed Laguna Seca Raceway outside Monterey, California. The weekend gathering of Porsche owners and enthusiasts is a chance for the faithful to revel, and in some cases race, vintage […]

Mario Kart VR Is Coming To The US But Not From Nintendo

Mario Kart VR Is Coming To The US But Not From Nintendo

If you’ve ever wanted to play Mario Kart in virtual reality but don’t want to fly all the way to Japan, you might want to book a shorter trip to Washington, D.C. sometime in the next six months. Bandai Namco is bringing a trio of VR arcade games to the States, but they’ll only be […]