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Hitman 3 Is Off To A Rocky Start

2 hours 11 minutes ago

You’ve probably heard this one before. A buzzy game hits the market. It demands some degree of internet connection. Everyone flocks to play on day one, only to hit a series of frustrating roadblocks. Online connectivity is shaky, if functional at all. There are issues with save data and character progression. Some…

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Ari Notis

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WandaVision's Kathryn Hahn Says Gossip and Secrets Are a Part of Agnes

2 hours 36 minutes ago

Whenever Kathryn Hahn’s Agnes bursts into the camera’s focus on Disney+’s WandaVision, the show’s laugh track usually kicks in as the archetypical sitcom neighbor interrupts whatever odd thing Wanda and Vision happen to be doing. But the more time WandaVision spends following Agnes around, the more you see that, out…

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Charles Pulliam-Moore on io9, shared by Riley MacLeod to Kotaku

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Report: $250 Collector's Edition Of Cyberpunk 2077 Gets Refunded, Player Gets To Keep It Anyway

2 hours 56 minutes ago

For the last month, digital storefronts, brick-and-mortar retailers, and developer CD Projekt Red have been processing refunds for Cyberpunk 2077’s busted console version. That includes the game’s $250 collector’s edition, which in one case CDPR refunded without making the customer in question return it, according to…

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Ethan Gach

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Breath Of The Wild Mod Makes Link's House Suck Less

3 hours 11 minutes ago

Much like his fellow millennials (who may or may not also technically be over 100 years old due to Calamity-induced death sleeps), Breath of the Wild’s Link dreams of home ownership. Unlike the rest of us, he can actually achieve that goal. There’s just one problem: The house is bad. Between the initial purchase and…

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Nathan Grayson

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Bugsnax Devs Say The Ending Could Have Been A Lot Darker

4 hours 11 minutes ago

I’ve been thinking about Bugsnax so much that it feels like I’ve eaten one of the suspiciously addicting little critters myself. It’s been a week since I’ve finished the game and I still catch myself muttering “bunger bunger bunger” as I go about my day. To satiate my hunger for more Bugsnax without actually…

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Ash Parrish

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How to Remove Bernie's Background and Paste Him Anywhere

5 hours 11 minutes ago

If you want to contribute to the latest Bernie photo craze before the meme plays itself out—which will probably be sometime around the end of the week—it’s not that hard to cut out Bernie-Sanders-on-a-chair and splice him into whatever image you want. However, to save you a bit of time, you can also use a version of…

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David Murphy on Lifehacker, shared by Riley MacLeod to Kotaku

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Intel and Nvidia Are Probably Not Colluding to Keep AMD Out of Gaming Laptops

6 hours 4 minutes ago

If you’ve visited the AMD subreddit, the Linus Tech Tips forums, or elsewhere over the last several months, you might have come across a conspiracy theory that Intel and Nvidia struck a secret deal with one another to keep higher-end GPUs out of AMD Ryzen 4000-series laptops. If you looked at the slate of AMD laptops…

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Joanna Nelius on Gizmodo, shared by Riley MacLeod to Kotaku

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You Won’t Get a New GPU for a While. So Why Not Dig up Some of These Less Demanding, Underappreciated Games?

8 hours 41 minutes ago

Nvidia and AMD have released top-tier graphics cards for the next generation of gaming, but you can’t get them anywhere. Trump’s tariffs have raised prices even further this year. And while NVIDIA just announced yet another card—the affordable RTX 3060—I wouldn’t expect to get one of those anytime soon either. So…

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Whitson Gordon on The Inventory, shared by Gabe Carey to Kotaku

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505 Games Announces Puzzle Quest 3, Coming Out This Year

10 hours 41 minutes ago

Earlier this month, publisher 505 Games acquired Infinity Plus Two, the Australian studio that created the hybrid match-three/RPG series Puzzle Quest. This morning 505 Games announced Puzzle Quest 3, a free-to-play sequel that takes place 500 years after the original.

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Mike Fahey

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The Jews waited 4,000 years... for Crisco?

10 hours 46 minutes ago

Any Jew will tell you that it’s hard to be a Jew, and that includes the Jews who arrived in America from Eastern Europe in the early 20th century. Yes, they were no longer persecuted or subjected to pogroms. Yes, they had religious freedom in the golden land of opportunity. And yes, they no longer had to subsist on a…

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Aimee Levitt on The Takeout, shared by Riley MacLeod to Kotaku

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New Mod Brings Another Massive Chunk Of Skyrim To 2002's Morrowind

10 hours 56 minutes ago

The main Elder Scrolls series consist of five games released across nearly two decades, and as a result the game’s fans have spent much of that time modding pieces of the older games into the newer ones. Or in this case modding parts of The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim into the now ancient third game in the series,

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Ethan Gach

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Umurangi Generation Will Have Gyro Controls On Switch

23 hours 11 minutes ago

When photography game Umurangi Generation hits Switch sometime this year, it’ll do so, the developers just announced, with an updated suite of mechanics that make use of the console’s unique features. One of these will be gyro controls, to help you snap the perfect picture.

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Ian Walker

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Bernie Memes Are Here For All Your Curmudgeonly Needs

1 day 2 hours ago

Today at noon Joseph Robinette Biden Jr. was sworn in as the 46th president of the United States, but online it was another super-old white guy who stole the show thanks to a photograph by Brendan Smialowski showing Bernie Sanders sitting in a chair emanating such levels of sass and “I don’t have time for this shit”…

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Ethan Gach

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Watch Reruns of ‘90s Cartoons While You Work

1 day 2 hours ago

All those ‘90s babies grew up with the best childhood cartoons—shows so beloved they continue to remake them to this day. Recently we’ve seen reboots of Duck Tales, Animaniacs, and Ren and Stimpy, not to mention the many iterations of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. But nothing really beats the originals.

In 2021,…

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Aisha Jordan on Lifehacker, shared by Riley MacLeod to Kotaku

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