Far Cry 6 Game Of The Year Edition Leaked, We Have Questions

image: Ubisoft An image found on the backend of the Xbox online store seems to reveal that Ubisoft is gearing up to launch a “Game Of The Year Upgrade Pass” for Far cry 6. That’s…fine, I guess, but it raises the question: Which site out there thought it was the best game of 2021 and … Read more

Ubisoft’s Big Pirate Game Stuck In Dev Hell Gets Delayed Again

image: Ubisoft Ubisoft faces another massive delay. Earlier this year it what Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora. Now it’s Skull and Bonesthe Assassin’s Creed publisher’s only major case blockbuster. Previously set to come out in November, two sources familiar with the game’s development now tell kotaku it’s been delayed again. Ubisoft confirmed as much shortly after … Read more

One Of The Biggest Reasons To Play Destiny 2 Is Bugged Now

image: Bungie/Kotaku There have been a fair number of complaints about destiny 2‘s Season of Plunder, but for the most part I’ve been having a blast. So it’s a major bummer that one of the main reasons to play right now appears bugged for the second week in a row. An upgrade that’s key to … Read more

Assassin’s Creed Boss Seems Clueless On Ubisoft’s Toxic Culture

photo: Christian Peterson (Getty Images) in a new interview with la press, Ubisoft CEO Yves Guillemot appeared to say that toxicity in the games industry comes from necessary “friction” in the creative process. The implication was that it was almost inescapable. Two years into a workplace reckoning over sexual harassment, misconduct, and browbeating at the … Read more

How Bungie’s 15 Year Old Shooter Defined Triple-A Games

image: Microsoft/Bungie These days, the Blockbuster Game, a release from a major publisher that’s hoping to be an event that occupies everyone’s attention and Game of the Year discussions, is an institution. It’s easy to tell what such a game is in its current state, as it’s typically about fathers trying to connect with their … Read more

Apex Legends Devs Are Sick Of Players Harassing Them

Respawn Entertainment took to Twitter this week with a statement condemning the “increased harassment” its employees have faced over the variety of issues plaguing the popular battle royale shooter Apex Legends. In the statement, Respawn said that while it “loves hearing feedback” from the community, attacking developers isn’t healthy constructive criticism. The studio continued saying … Read more

You can’t go home again—but you can Return To Monkey Island

image: Devolver Digital every friday, AV 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? I end up writing about … Read more

Rockstar Locks Social Media Comments As GTA VI Leak Spreads

Grand Theft Auto V artworkimage: Rockstar Games In the days following this week’s massive Grand Theft Auto VI leak, investigations have revealed more information about the party behind the hack. Rather than a single individual, it appears that at least two people—possibly connected to a larger hacker group—were behind the weekend’s huge breach. And while … Read more

Destiny 2 Nixes Season 18 Challenge Because It Took Too Long

image: Bungie destiny 2‘s Season of Plunder has been a surprisingly enjoyable romp through space pirate fantasy so far, but it hasn’t been without its issues. The biggest one yet materialized this week when a new story quest required players to kill 50 champions before they could progress. Bungie decided to auto-complete the challenge for … Read more

GTA 6’s Vice City Is Already Being Mapped Out By Fans

Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Definitive Editionimage: Rockstar Games / Kotaku / Bardocz Peter (Shutterstock) Previously this week, early development footage of the next Grand Theft Auto game, assumed to be grand theft auto VI, leaked all over the internet. You probably already know about all that. Since then, it’s become harder to find the … Read more