We love video games here at Kotaku. We love them so much. We think they had a good year in 2011, although it was a pretty weird year. We had the PlayStation Network going down. We got a 3DS and, at least in Japan, a Vita. We got Minecraft and Duke Nukem Forever and even the first brand-new Assassin's Creed game in... wow, how long was it?
Much happened in video games in 2011, though less happened than will occur in 2012, since 2012 is one day longer.
Here's a lot of what 2011 was about: