Riot Employees Prepare For Walkout Today
Games

Riot Employees Prepare For Walkout Today

May 7, 2019

Los Angeles-based Riot Games employees are preparing for a walkout this afternoon in protest of the company's stance on forced arbitration in what appears to be the first walkout at a major gaming studio. Kotaku will be reporting live from the protest as it develops.

Everything Is Fucked, Major New Extinction Report Finds
Climate Change

Everything Is Fucked, Major New Extinction Report Finds

May 7, 2019

There has never been a period like this in the history of humanity. In a sweeping report delivered on Monday, the world's top scientists warned that up to a million species could go extinct in the next few decades. But crucially, the report also shows the world has a choice about whether to let go of nearly 13 percent...