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3 D SRoxio Sub-$100 Video Game Capture Kit

For less than $100 Roxio's diminutive Game Capture kit lets you play in high-def while capturing video of your Playstation 3 or Xbox 360 gaming sessions. Introduced today, the external Game Capture device is about the size of a Nintendo DS and includes a set of component output cables and single... More »

3 D SGet Classy With Brink's Engineer, Medic, Soldier, Operative

Our latest look at the upcoming Brink gets a touch of class, detailing the four playable classes in Splash Damage's long-in-the-making team-based first-person shooter. More »

3 D SDragon Age II Dev Rates His Own Game On Metacritic, EA Bets Obama Voted For Himself Too

A glowing fan review for Dragon Age II on Metacritic discovered to have been written by a member of the game's development team sparked outrage among the gaming community yesterday. More »

3 D SHow To Figure Out If You're Smart Enough For Portal 2

Portal 2, the latest rare release from one of the best game studios in the world, is one month away. How will you play it? Will it be too tough? One of the game's creators, Valve Software writer Erik Wolpaw offers some spoiler-free tips. More »


3 D SWhy Does the iPad Need to Kill Consoles?

Rovio's Angry Birds is huge. Cultural touchpoint. The sort of thing Jon Stewart can joke about on The Daily Show without qualification. But that doesn't make Rovio executive Peter Vesterbacka an expert on the videogame market. More »

3 D SPrey 2 Drops You In the Shoes of a Human Bounty Hunter

Prey 2 will be a very different sort of game than the original first-person shooter, which starred Cherokee Domasi "Tommy" Tawodi and explored some of the mythos of native american spirituality. In Prey 2, a source close to the game tells Kotaku, players will take on the role of a federal air... More »

3 D SThe North American 3DS Arrives On Kotaku Soil

Just moments ago Crecente opened his front door to be greeted by a gleaming silver package containing the future of handheld Nintendo gaming. Let's see what's inside! Be sure to check out Brian Ashcraft's excellent coverage of the Japanese launch of the 3DS. More »

3 D S3DS Arrives In New York, With Extras

Nintendo just delivered a 3DS to our Kotaku office in New York. I'm the person in the picture who isn't wearing white. More »

3 D SIf You're Playing Multiplayer Games Online, You're Doing It Wrong

I am so sick of online multiplayer. I swear, if I get trolled by one more 13-year-old kid or get a flirt from some dude pretending to be a girl, I'm gonna lose my shit. Why is online multiplayer considered the end-all for gaming nowadays? More »

3 D SThe Hipster Indie Version of Super Mario Brothers

What do all indie films need? Melodrama, heartbreak, a struggle with purpose in life and drugs all wrapped up in a retro setting, of course. And that's exactly what Joe Nicolosi did here for a SXSW short. More »

3 D SWhy God Of War III's Game Director Considers Kratos' Mortal Kombat Cameo An Honor

In December it was revealed that God of War series star Kratos would be entering the ring in this year's Mortal Kombat. No one was more excited about the news than God of War III game director Stig Asmussen. On one level, the inclusion of Kratos in the Mortal Kombat refresh is a marketing move,... More »

3 D SThis Is What Batman: Arkham City Actually Looks Like

We've seen the impressive Batman: Arkham City in motion, thanks to an extended demo that shows off the caped crusader's new dive bombing, wall-punching tricks. More »

3 D SThis Is The Useful, Little Bed Packed With Every 3DS

The Nintendo 3DS is the first dedicated portable video game system to come with a charging station. Nintendo calls it a cradle. With its inclusion, Nintendo is nudging 3DS owners to dock their system all the time, probably to keep them from being without a charge, given that the 3DS battery could... More »

The Nintendo 3DS is in the house. And my head aches. –Brian Crecente

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