This does not surprise me at all. I have been working with razer for the past 3 years as one of their distributing partners and they treat all of their business partners like trash. It is either their way or the highway. I have spoken to so many different people from different markets from around the world. And… Read more
You were, are, and will always be my favorite Kotaku writer. From your Riot exposé to your genuinely amazing journey to find the lost American Sailor Moon Pilot, something that I personally failed to make any headway on several times, your articles have always been a delight.
Goodbye to a real one
Thank you for continuing to report on this crap. It grosses me out that I continue to see Riot pushed in other media as the “cool game studio.” I threw up in my mouth when I saw their involvement in HBO’s Ballers show... but I guess it was also kind appropriate to see them associated with a show about rich, womanizing… Read more
No. The majority of those platforms (Reddit and pedia sites) have major mobile traffic which not only does not natively have ad-blockers, but also auto-plays video content as a preview. That is what’s causing inflation. Embedded players on site highly trafficked by mobile users.
I’m glad someone feels the same way. I sold my copy after sinking 10 hours in, but running into the same inevitable frustration as you. I’m not a super good player but I get too caught up in my stats, so my gameplay loop was getting slaughtered, carefully building my ratio back up by playing conservatively, then… Read more
I agree, when people push themselves to the limits of what’s possible, there is usually medical profesionals at least on stand by.
I’m split on this. On one hand I am okay with people pushing past healthy limits to explore the limits of human physicality be it enhanced or natural. I think there are reasons to do that both from a competition and personal sense of self discovery perspective. This seems different, this seems like a publicity stunt… Read more
I wonder if that pawn shop owner will wonder why so many people are stopping by and never entering his store.