Indie studio claims that Apex Legends ‘rips off’ one of its characters

Apex Legends developer Respawn recently introduced a new character, Fuse, who will join the futuristic battle royale game on February 2 with the kickoff of its eighth season. Shortly after that reveal, indie studio NOWAA told Nintendo Life that it believes the character is a knockoff of Hunter, a one-eyed « space bandit » who stars in […]

The Terminator and Sarah Connor are in Fortnite now

Fortnite season 5 continues to roll on with a ludicrous list of tie-in skins from various Hollywood and gaming universes. Previously, we saw Arnold Schwarzenegger’s alien nemesis the Predator arrive, and now Arnie himself (or at least his exoskeleton) is joining the fray. Yup, you can now buy a Terminator skin in the Fortnite item […]

6 times former FCC chairman Ajit Pai made the internet worse

January 20 was Ajit Pai’s last day as FCC chairman, a position he held since President Trump made the appointment in January 2017. In his time at the head of the US Federal Communications Commission, Pai led the agency to dismantle former chairman Tom Wheeler’s strong regulation of telecom companies. In doing so, Pai prioritized […]

Hitman 3’s banana is one of the best weapons in the game

You’d think by Hitman 3 I’d stop being surprised at Agent 47’s capacity to turn anything into a weapon, but my jaw hit the floor last night as I knocked out a guard with nothing but a banana. A banana! The notoriously soft fruit with non-threatening vibes that occasionally masquerades as a telephone. Clobbering someone […]

1.25 million copies of Dog Man: Grime & Punishment sold in four months

Dog Man: Grime and Punishment has sold 1.25 million copies, according to NPD BookScan. And while most comic sales figures and sell-out notices are for sales to retailers and not the readers themselves, these are sell-through numbers – with data provided by those stores to NPD BookScan. (Image credit: Kai Suzuki) « For long time readers […]

Resident Evil Village will include a 6-player deathmatch game called RE:Verse

[embedded content] During a livestream today, Capcom showed off the first substantial Resident Evil Village gameplay footage, and also announced something new: a multiplayer mode called RE:Verse (pronounced ‘are-ee-verse,’ not ‘reverse’) that’ll come free with Village. Outside of being bundled with it, RE:Verse doesn’t seem to have much to do with Village. Rather, it’s being […]

Resident Evil s’invite dans… The Division 2, les infos

Lorsqu’il a annoncé son Resident Evil Showcase de ce soir, Capcom a promis un événement riche en informations au sujet de Resident Evil Village et des « festivités » organisées dans le cadre du 25e anniversaire de la série. Il n’a pas menti. Et si les joueurs avaient déjà une idée des thématiques abordées par l’éditeur japonais […]