Nathan Grayson
Kotaku senior reporter. Beats: Twitch, streaming, PC gaming. Writing a book about streamers tentatively titled "STREAMERS" to be published by Atria/Simon & Schuster in the future.
Sep 25

riley is dutifully editing an inhumanly large portion of everything that runs on the site due to, well, if you follow kotaku/go media closely enough to notice that riley doesn’t post much, you probably know. I wish he got to post more too!!

Sep 16

yeah, I get why they put bot island in the game (otherwise, you’d get obliterated in your first match, without building up any confidence at all), but the learning curve afterward is steeeeeeeep. I feel like the game needs better matchmaking, but it’s also brand new, so I think most players fall within a similar level Read more

Sep 16

please... just read... until the second paragraph

Aug 18

yeah, supergiant is a pretty small studio, so they tend to release games on various platforms over time—rather than all at once—but I imagine hades will end up on sony platforms eventually

Aug 18

to be honest, I would have gotten it on switch regardless, but the idea that I won’t even have to start over fills me with the kind of joy cerberus experiences when you hand him a bag of rats

Jun 10

haven’t even done that yet, actually!

May 20

short version: if everybody on one team can communicate without fear of being harassed (and therefore without the need to mute voice comms or whatever), they’re probably going to be more coordinated than a team with one or more members who can’t just easily use chat. even beyond the harassment issue, if you’re looking Read more

May 2

I apologize for ruining your name

Apr 24

shit, forgot to put [DROPS ENABLED] in the headline

Apr 16

I thought about including him, but he’s really close to being an actual character, so I had to pass Read more

Mar 27

this is very kind! thank you :)

Feb 28

thank you for holding me accountable

Feb 18

you’re asking the right questions

Dec 23

I, for one, am *extremely* willing to entertain the idea that the cats from Cats are the result of a curse, a thousands-of-years-old Djinn, or one of several incredibly fucked up Polish folk tales.

Sep 29

here is a (regrettably low quality) video I took of the moment

Sep 27 2019

there’s a fuckton wrong with what you just said, but I’m just gonna go with the really obvious thing and point out that this was a panel dedicated to people with physical disabilities like, you know, the inability to see, hear, or use certain limbs. so in addition to looking like a giant asshole right now, you also Read more

Sep 23 2019

oh yikes. why were you avoiding them, if you don’t mind me asking?

Aug 22 2019

There Are Enough Roguelites