We Talk About Queerness In Games, From Overwatch Ships To E3 Smooches

We celebrated Pride this week at Kotaku with stories from queer staffers about Street Fighter ships, queer fandoms in Overwatch and in K-Pop, and our desire to see queer characters survive and thrive in the games we play. Before we take down the beautiful rainbow logos that festooned the site this week in celebration,…

We're Liveblogging Nintendo's E3 Press Conference [Update: It's Over!]

One more press conference before E3 2018 begins, and it’s the wild card. Sometimes Nintendo delivers megaton after megaton, sometimes it plays its cards close to its chest. What’s this year’s Direct—which Nintendo says focuses on Switch games for 2018—got in store? Smash, at least. Watch the Nintendo Direct here or…

Ubisoft showed off a look at Donkey Kong in the upcoming single-player DLC for Mario + Rabbids at E3. The trailer features some gameplay in which D joins up with several Rabbids, including the Princess Peach-inspired Rabbid, to face off against a yeti-like foe in a DK tie. It’s out June 26 on the Switch.