Destiny 2 Feels Like It’s Held Together With Duct Tape Lately

Image: Bungie / Kotaku / Kat Ka (Shutterstock) Free-to-play online MMO looter shooter destiny 2released in 2017, is one of my favorite video games. I play it all the time. I have multiple characters. I own all the recent seasons. It’s fantastic. But I’d be lying if I said I wasn’t concerned for the game’s … Read more

Destiny 2’s Most Bugged Exotic Might Be Its Next Big Mystery

Image🇧🇷 Bungie destiny 2 players are an absurd but lovable bunch, perhaps never more so than when they become obsessed with trying to unravel one of the sprawling space MMO’s new secrets. and after a long drought, fans think they may have stumbled upon one. Telesto, the most bugged Exotic in the game’s history, is … Read more

Overwatch 2’s Battle Pass Has Players Wanting Loot Boxes Back

Image: Blizzard / Kotaku In the two weeks overwatch 2 has been live—yes, it’s only been two weeks—players have become so disappointed with the hero shooter’s free-to-play grind and battle pass system that they’re longing for the days when the original game had loot boxes. In a post on the overwatch 2 forumuser LeafyBamboo summarized … Read more

Competitive Overwatch 2 Players Have A Lot Of Complaints

Image: Activision Blizzard It’s time to reset the clock on overwatch 2 players finding something to be unhappy about with the rocky launch of Blizzard’s sequel hero shooter. Last time—which is to say, two days ago—players discovered that crossplay automatically deactivated aim assist for console players in matches with PC players, thus ruining the fun … Read more

Destiny 2’s Most Powerful Exotic Gets Controversial Downgrade

Image: Bungie Destiny 2’s Exotic Trace Rifle Divinity has been the backbone of a lot of players’ arsenals for end game content ever since it was first introduced back in the shadowkeep expansion in 2019. Yesterday, Bungie finally announced a long-awaited nerf to how powerful it is, and while many are welcoming the change, it’s … Read more

Overwatch “2” isn’t a sequel—it’s a marketing gimmick

overwatch 2Image: Blizzard Entertainment every Friday, AV Club staffers kick off our weekly open thread for the discussion of gaming plans and recent gaming glories, but of course, the real action is down in the comments, where we invite you to answer our eternal question: What Are You Playing This Weekend? How mad must the … Read more

7 Gameplay Changes To Be Prepared For

Image: Blizzard Sorry, the old overwatch can’t come to the phone right now. she’s dead. Today, October 4 at 3 pm EST, overwatch 2 will come to replace her, and the sun has long set on days of 6v6 and free-range characters not cloistered behind a battle pass. You probably have some questions. It’s a … Read more

Overwatch 2 Pre-Reviews Say The New Grind Is A Major Bummer

The grind is wack.screenshot: Blizzard overwatch 2 is almost here, arriving as the free-to-play game on October 4 that will totally supplant the OG hero shooter. While it isn’t playable to the general public yet, a handful of gaming outlets got early access to Blizzard’s upcoming sequel, publishing prereviews just in time for launch day. … Read more

Stadia’s Sudden Shutdown Blindsided Staff, Devs, And Bungie

photo: Hulton Archive / Stringer / Kotaku (Getty Images) Few thought Google’s troubled streaming service, Stadia, might ever become a dominant player in the gaming industry, but almost no one expected it to shut down so abruptly, including the company’s own employees. Stadia VP Phil Harrison, fast becoming the grim reaper of new gaming initiatives, … Read more

One Of The Biggest Reasons To Play Destiny 2 Is Bugged Now

Image: Bungie / Kotaku There have been a fair number of complaints about destiny 2‘s Season of Plunder, but for the most part I’ve been having a blast. So it’s a major bummer that one of the main reasons to play right now appears bugged for the second week in a row. An upgrade that’s … Read more