Michael Lewis teases new Wall Street book: ‘You’ll learn all about crypto’

Author Michael Lewis is being coy about his next project. But, he says over a video call from his home in Berkeley, California: “I will lift my skirt a little, but not a lot here.” He then gets more animated: “I really don’t want to reveal exactly what I’m writing about,” he tells Financial News. “But I found a … Read more

Microsoft Xbox, Sony PlayStation, Nintendo: Video game earnings round-up

A gamer plays on Sony’s Playstation 5 console at his home in Seoul. Yelim Lee | AFP via Getty Images The giants of the video game world saw their sales slide in the second quarter, as initial tailwinds from the Covid pandemic faded. In the three months ended June, Microsoft, Sony and Nintendo each posted … Read more

Game Pass Vs. The New PS Plus, The Comparison We Had To Make

Image: Sony / Microsoft / Kotaku Two months ago, Sony reimagined PS Plus, its longtime membership program for PlayStation owners. Now, it looks a whole lot like Microsoft’s Game Pass: For roughly the same amount of money, both offer access to a Netflix-style games-on-demand library. Obviously, we had to stack the two services up against … Read more

Hogwarts Legacy: New Character Customization Options Revealed – IGN Daily Fix – IGN

Hogwarts Legacy: New Character Customization Options Revealed – IGN Daily Fix  IGN Hogwarts Legacy Character Creation Revealed In New Screenshots  Screen Rant New Hogwarts Legacy Footage Reveals Character Customization Features  GameSpot Hogwarts Legacy: Character Customization and New Cutscene Footage Revealed – IGN  IGN 39-Second Hogwarts Legacy Clip Has Eager Fans Buzzing About the Holiday 2022 Release  EssentiallySports View Full Coverage … Read more

Gamer spends $100,000 on Diablo Immortal, can no longer battle other players

A Diablo Immortal player dropped a heavy amount of money into the game — more than $100,000 — and is unable to battle other players. The reason, the player claims, is that their power level is “so high” that they “literally can’t get a battleground.” Youtuber “jtisallbusiness” posted a video debating refunding their expenses on Diablo Immortal, … Read more

61 New Sci-Fi and Fantasy Books Coming Your Way in August

The Monsters We DefyImage: Redhook We’ve got dungeons, dragons, and Dungeons & Dragons. We’ve got aliens, shape-shifters, ghosts, demons, assassins, and space cats. August is jam-packed with new books, so if you’re still in need of some summer reading material to take you to Labor Day and beyond—we’ve got you covered. Image: Tor Books The … Read more

Five Steps For Learning Even The Most Daunting Tabletop RPG

Image: Paizo / Monte Cook Games / Wizards Of The Coast / Paradox / Renegade Game Studios / Far Future Enterprises / R. Talsorian Games / Evil Hat / Catalyst Game Labs / Kotaku Tabletop roleplaying games can be intimidating. With hefty tomes of rules that can mirror and outpace the size of a college … Read more

Sony Is Killing the PS5 Launch Feature Everyone Forgot About – IGN Daily Fix – IGN

Sony Is Killing the PS5 Launch Feature Everyone Forgot About – IGN Daily Fix  IGN Sony Retiring PlayStation 5 Feature Almost Nobody Knew About  Kotaku Sony’s canceling a PS5 launch feature because we don’t appreciate each other enough  XDA Developers Sony Is Already Retiring Accolades, a PS5 Launch Feature – IGN  IGN Sony’s post-match Accolades PS5 compliment system is … Read more