Author: Hot Game

Splatoon is coming to Tetris 99 in a special crossover Maximus Cup

Support for Splatoon 2 may be wearing down over the next month, but that doesn’t mean the woomy’s are done until Splatoon 3. In fact, we’re getting a special crossover event in Tetris 99 this month.  The fifth Maximus Cup, a special event where you can earn points as you play, will be Splatoon themed. Players who earn more than…

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Pokémon Sword and Shield have some version exclusive gym leaders

Features that separate the two different versions of Pokémon have always been scant. A couple pocket monsters, different legendaries, and a couple of other things made Blue different from Red and Silver different from Gold.  This time, for Pokemon Sword and Shield the series is going to have exclusive gym leaders. A new trailer for Gigantamaxing dropped earlier today that…

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Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order director says a non-human hero would be cool but it could “alienate a lot of people”

Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order stars a new character named Cal Kestis, a former padawan who escaped the Empire’s Jedi purge as seen near the end of Revenge of the Sith, but it could have followed someone else’s story. Respawn Entertainment game director Stig Asmussen explained how the studio settled on the broader strokes of Cal’s character in response to…

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Borderlands 3 has Apex Legends-style pings, friend mail, and shared rare missions

Borderlands 3 details continue to trickle in as we approach its September 13 release date. During a recent panel at Guardian Con, Gearbox shared some of the game’s social and accessibility features, ranging from Apex Legends-style pings to yet more Twitch options to revamped friend systems. Let’s start with those pings, because the ping system is still Apex Legends’ greatest…

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