Kotaku’s Impressions Of The New Shin Chan: My Summer Vacation

Kotaku's Impressions Of The New Shin Chan: My Summer Vacation

Image: Shin chan: Me and the Professor on Summer Vacation The Endless Seven-Day Journey In 2000, a game called Boku no Natsuyasumi (“My Summer Vacation”) was released on the PlayStation. As the name suggests, it was about being a kid on summer vacation, and its slow pace and cruisy setting made it something of a … Read more

The Best PlayStation Deals of September 2022

The Best PlayStation Deals of September 2022

The PS5 has been out in the wild coming up on two years now, yet they are still difficult to come by. Check here for stock updates and sales on games and accessories for both the new console as well as its predecessor–the PS4. Graphic: Joe Tilleli The PS5 has been out coming up about … Read more

Sega Please Release The Yakuza Kenzan Spin-Offs In English

Sega Please Release The Yakuza Kenzan Spin-Offs In English

screenshot: Sega In 2022 Yakuza is a pretty big series in the West, as we saw yesterday when eight games made it to PlayStation Plus. But it wasn’t always this way! Between the release of Yakuza 2 and 3 things were looking incredibly dicey for English-speakers, and there were real fears that if Yakuza 3 … Read more

GTA Online Is Better Than Ever After New Update

GTA Online Is Better Than Ever After New Update

Image: Rockstar Games Today, Rockstar Games released what might be one of the biggest, best updates Grand Theft Auto Online has seen in years. While it might not add something as big and flashy as a casino or superyacht, the new “Criminal Enterprises” update expands a huge list of old content, adds new quality-of-life changes, … Read more

The shiny new PlayStation Plus is an aging buffet of leftovers

The shiny new PlayStation Plus is an aging buffet of leftovers

Photo: justin sullivan (Getty Images) Every Friday, A.V. 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? We’re a couple … Read more

Ghost Of Tsushima Dev Not Making Infamous Or Sly Cooper Sequels

Ghost Of Tsushima Dev Not Making Infamous Or Sly Cooper Sequels

Video game companies are notoriously cagey about sharing their plans. In a market saturated with sequels and spin-offs, developers nevertheless treat every new project with extreme secrecy. They’ll rarely even be up-front about what they are not working on, but today the PlayStation studio behind Ghost of Tsushima did just that. As it approaches its … Read more

Here’s How to Make Sense of All the New ‘Final Fantasy VII’ Games

Here's How to Make Sense of All the New 'Final Fantasy VII' Games

Image: Square-Enix Final Fantasy is one of the most-influential video game franchises of all time, and while every game in the series has its fans, Final Fantasy VII is by far the most popular—even 25 years after its initial release on PlayStation 1. The story of Cloud, Aerith, Tifa, and their companions on a quest … Read more