The Pokémon Company settles Pokémon Sword and Shield leak lawsuit

The Pokémon Company has settled its November 2019 lawsuit against two Pokémon Sword and Shield leakers, according to court documents filed Tuesday. The company filed the lawsuit in 2019 after photos of an unreleased Pokémon Sword and Shield strategy guide was published online — before the game’s release date. The...

For hot tub streamer Amouranth, harassment is just part of the job

Kaitlyn “Amouranth” Siragusa has unintentionally become one of the biggest names of Twitch. She’s become the face of the “hot tub meta,” all because she started streaming to her channel while wearing a bikini in a hot tub. If you search for that phrase on Google News, you’ll be directed...

Returnal and Demon’s Souls are the best PS5 Prime Day deals at $50 each

Two of the best Prime Day deals from this year’s Prime Day sale are the PS5 exclusives Returnal and Demon’s Souls, both of which can be picked up for $50 each.Watch on YouTubeWe’re now onto day 2 of this year’s Amazon Prime Day sale, which ends tonight at midnight. While...

Turns out Tekken X Street Fighter isn’t actually dead, after all

By Dom Peppiatt22 June 2021 13:35 GMT Tekken boss, Katsuhiro Harada, has clarified comments he made about the status of Tekken X Street Fighter, saying the project isn’t totally dead, after all.Yesterday, we heard an update on the status of the long-awaited crossover game Tekken X Street Fighter. Harada made...

PSA: Don’t buy Destiny 2’s Spicy Ramen emblem, it’ll be free in July

By Dom Peppiatt21 June 2021 20:33 GMT You may have seen a special Spicy Ramen emblem in Destiny 2 doing the rounds online this week, but don’t buy it from chancers on social media – it’ll be free next month.Spicy Ramen has become something of a thing in the Destiny 2 community, as...

Xbox Game Studios exec says the focus is diversity — in games, studios, and players

In Microsoft’s E3 2021 presentation last week, the Xbox maker finally revealed the fruits of its five-year plan to forge an empire. The company’s higher-ups have spent years building to this future, quietly toiling away at acquisitions and refining the Xbox platform while competitor Sony flashed its major cinematic games,...

Tekken producer confirms the death of Tekken X Street Fighter

More than a decade after it was first announced, Bandai Namco’s crossover fighting game, Tekken X Street Fighter, appears to be finally, truly, and officially dead. Tekken producer Katsuhiro Harada said in a broadcast earlier this month that “the project died” while still relatively early in development. Harada made the...

The best Amazon Prime Day 2021 deals

Amazon Prime Day 2021 is here, and we’ve scoured the retailer to find the event’s best sales. As usual, Amazon is discounting thousands of products this Prime Day. Some of of those products aren’t worth your time, but we’ve spent a lot of time combing through the deals so that...