Another year, another Gamescom conference in Cologne, Germany. But while the annual event might not pack the same level of fanfare as E3, there’s still plenty of video game news to catch up on.

 

Video games now have a ‘pee mechanic’

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Read that headline again, because no, we’re not remotely joking. The move naturally comes from none other than Hideo Kojima and his truly bizarre game, Death Stranding. The gameplay footage showed that the urination actually creates a mushroom in the grass, with Kojima hinting that hitting the same spot multiple times could create “something good later on”.

Don’t get too excited, though, the developer also made clear that Norman Reedus would always make the necessary move to avoid any cheeky glances.