Retro Game Prices Are Being Manipulated, Lawsuit Claims

screenshot: Heritage Auctions / Kotaku The market frenzy leading to record-breaking prices for retro games appears to have slowed since last year, but frustration over the collectible grading firm at the center of the spike hasn’t. Earlier this week a number of Wata Games customers filed a class action lawsuit attempt to put an end … Read more

Leaker Posts Silent Hill Images Konami Doesn’t Want You To See

Three different leaked images from a supposedly in-development silent Hill game showing a woman’s face peeling back to reveal some physiological sorta machinations, a sticky note-lined hallway with what looks like a schoolgirl-looking figure standing thereand a creepand red room.Image: Konami / Dusk Golem / Silent Hill / Kotaku A well-known leaker who goes by … Read more

With its Pixel Watch and tablet, Google is getting serious about its own ecosystem

This year’s Google I/O keynote was filled with hardware announcements, which is unusual considering it’s typically a software and services-focused affair. Of these, the most exciting was the news that Google plans to return to the Android tablet market next year and that it’s also releasing its first smartwatch — the Pixel Watch — later … Read more

Xbox boss apologizes as Starfield, Redfall delays raise 2022 lineup concerns

Game delays happen all the time, and they’re always disappointing. But this week’s announcement of delays to two Bethesda titles and Xbox console exclusives — starfield, from Bethesda Game Studios, and redfallfrom Arkane — has hit particularly hard. The two games were given 2022 dates during last year’s summer Xbox showcase, and represent the first … Read more