Pokémon Sword and Shield’s Isle Of Armor DLC Drops June 17

According to information released today initially on the official Japanese Pokémon website, the first DLC from Pokémon Sword and Shield’s expansion pass, The Isle of Armor, brings new pocket monsters and fresh adventures to the games on June 17.Read mo...

Handheld Doom Lets You Manually Crank The Chaingun

It’s a well-known fact that the 1993 classic Doom will be ported to everything, eventually. You can now add the Playdate, a yet-to-be-released micro-console with a crank, to the long list of “Things That Can Run Doom.”Read more...

8Bitdo’s Bluetooth Controllers Bring Super Nostalgia to Your Switch and PC for $10 off

8Bitdo SN30 Pro | $35 | Amazon8Bitdo N30 Pro2 | $30 | AmazonRead more...

Bandai Is Making A Plastic Model Of…Cup Noodle

The folks behind Gundam models have set their sights on, well, instant ramen in a styrofoam cup.Read more...

On Twitter, Japanese PlayStation Fans React To The PS5 Showcase Delay With Support

Yesterday, Sony announced it was delaying the PS5 showcase. On Twitter, the reaction among Japanese fans has largely been supportive.Read more...

Track: Hate The Police | Artist: Mudhoney | Album: Boiled Beef & Rotting Teeth

Track: Hate The Police | Artist: Mudhoney | Album: Boiled Beef & Rotting TeethRead more...

Next Call Of Duty Seasons Delayed Because “Now Is Not The Time”

The latest rollout of new Call of Duty content, for Modern Wafare, Warzone and Call of Duty: Mobile, has been postponed due to the current violent police actions against American citizens.Read more...

Gotta Go Fast

Quentin de Warren is a freelance concept artist and illustrator who has worked for clients like Fantasy Flight and Games Workshop.Read more...

Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Just How Different Are Japanese Di

Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Just How Different Are Japanese Dialects From Each Other? • Blizzcon Cancelled: Blizzard This Is Your Chance To Roll Back Overwatch 2 • TAY Retro: Nintendo Entertainment System - Super C...

Sonic Fan Site Closes After 21 Years Following Very Bad Black Lives Matter Tweet

TSSZ, a Sonic fan site that had been running since 1999, closed over the weekend, not long after the site’s owner posted a very bad tweet comparing the plight of Black Americans and the Black Lives Matter movement to...some stuff

Black Lives Matter

For the past several days, the police killing of a black man, George Floyd, has stoked righteous anger and protest across the United States.Read more...

How to Cop-Proof Your Phone Before Heading to a Protest

At some point, everyone reaches a limit where they can no longer sit back and stay silent about injustice in the world. However, if you do plan on attending a protest—even a peaceful one—there are some important precautions you should

Borderlands Legendary Collection Is The Handheld Port I Always Wanted

I love Borderlands. I bought a PlayStation Vita in 2014 just because it came bundled with Borderlands 2. Unfortunately, that version was terrible. But now that the first three games are available on the Switch via the Borderlands Legendary Collection,

Sony Delays PlayStation 5 Showcase

Sony will postpone its PlayStation 5 event, originally scheduled for this Thursday, June 4, so that “more important voices can be heard.” Read more...

Call Of Duty: Warzone Glitch Lets Players Slither Around Like Snakes

A new glitch in Call of Duty: Warzone makes players look like they’re prone even when they’re not, causing absurd-looking moments (see above) and lots of grief as players get shot by opponents they can’t see.Read more...

What’s the Best Office or Gaming Chair for Pooh-Sized People?

Before we get into this, let me explain the title. A couple of years back, my friends and I were planning a trip to Disney World to check out the new Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge, mainly to be initiated as

Latest Magic: The Gathering Change Nerfs Companions

Say goodbye to Magic: The Gathering’s pesky nightmare kitty Lurrus of the Dream-Den. Companions have been nerfed with today’s new banned and restricted announcement.Read more...

EA Postpones Madden NFL 21 Reveal Following Nationwide Protests Against Police Violence

A showcase of EA’s newest football game will have to wait. The game publisher has delayed it as protests against police violence swept the country over the weekend following the killing of George Floyd.Read more...

It’s Wedding Season In Animal Crossing: New Horizons

The month of June signals the beginning of summer in Animal Crossing, bringing new fish, bugs, and special recipes to the game. It also brings alpacas Cyrus and Reese to New Horizons for a month-long celebration of their wedding anniversary.

Demonstrations That Changed the Course of American History

With protests taking place in at least 140 cities over the last week sparked by the police killings of George Floyd and Breonna Taylor, we thought it was time to look at other demonstrations and riots throughout American history. And

Great Headphones at Even Better Prices: The Best Sennheiser Deals

Featured Deal: Sennheiser CX 150BT Wireless Headset | $50Read more...

Monday’s Best Deals: Assasin’s Creed Valhalla, Aukey Power Bank, Axe Bodywash, Roomba Gold Box, and More

A 10-pack of Axe body spray, an Aukey 30,000W power bank, a jewelry cleaner, a Roomba gold box, and a refurbished Echo Show & Ring lead Monday’s best deals.Read more...

Pokémon Battle Academy Turns The Trading Card Game Into A Board Game

Learning a trading card game that’s been around for a couple of decades can be daunting. Learning a board game, with a box filled with everything one needs and succinct rules, is much easier. So The Pokémon Company made the

Aukey’s 30,000mAh USB-C Power Bank Falls to Lowest-Ever $45 [Exclusive]

AUKEY 30,000mAh USB-C PD Power Bank | $45 | Amazon | Use code KINJA601AUKEY 36W 2-Port USB-C Charger | $18 | Amazon | Use code KINJA602AUKEY 6.6-foot USB-C Cable (Red) | $7 | Amazon | Use code KINJA603Read more...

One Japanese Bus Company’s Solution To Travel In The Covid-19 Era

Willer Express is an overnight highway bus company that transports travelers between locations like Tokyo and Osaka. For many, being on a bus for a long period of time sounds worrisome during the novel coronavirus pandemic.Read more...

It’s Only $50 to Pre-Order Assassin’s Creed Valhalla at Amazon

Pre-order Assassin’s Creed Valhalla (PS4) | $50 | AmazonPre-order Assassin’s Creed Valhalla (Xbox One) | $50 | AmazonRead more...