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Welcome to the Best of Kotaku, where I round up all of this week's best content.

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The Hierarchy of Video Game Haters

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Tim Rogers classifies all sorts of video gamers on a food chain-like scale. More »


Science Explains Why We'll Probably Never Be Able To Respawn in Real Life

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Ivan Marin explains the science behind digital reconstruction from human DNA, and how we probably won't be seeing that any time soon. More »


The Cave: The Kotaku Review

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Tina Amini (hi) likes replaying The Cave over and over again to spot the subtle differences each new character makes. More »


Twelve Things You Should Know About The Stellar, Stunning Ni no Kuni

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Jason Schreier gives us 12 reasons he's loving Ni no Kuni so far. More »


Quantic Dream's Tantalizing 'PS4' Project, XSeed's Surprise Killer Game and Other Secrets

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Superannuation is back to amaze us with some video game rumors and secrets, including some about Sony's next generation console. More »


The Most Important Decision You'll Ever Face Playing Ni No Kuni

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Luke explains the importance of language selection in a Japanese game. More »


The PlayStation 4 Has A New Controller, Fancy User Accounts And Impressive Specs (So Far)

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Luke shares a ton of interesting details about Sony's next console (and its controller!), codenamed Orbis. More »


These Pictures Were Drawn Using A Human Eyeball. Incredible.

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Luke shares illustrations from Francis Tsai, a concept artist who struggles with Lou Gehrig's Disease. More »


Five Things The Wind Waker Remake Needs To Make Me Buy It All Over Again

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Luke shares five things he wants to see in the Wind Waker HD remake. More »


A History Of THQ, 1989-2013

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In the sad wake of THQ's dismembering, Luke recalls the company's long history. More »


My Weekend At A Furry Convention

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Patricia Hernandez shares some fascinating stories from his first weekend trip to a furry convention. More »


Noobz: The Kotaku Review

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Matt Hawkins is not a fan of this movie that centers on a Gears of War tournament. More »


My Day With The New SimCity

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Kirk Hamilton shares his experiences with the new SimCity in a journal entry style. More »


The Sad, Final Days Of THQ

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Jason shares some sad, final stories from the people who worked at THQ. More »


Shin Megami Tensei x Fire Emblem Could Totally Be A Dress-Up Sim (And Other Wild Theories)

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Jason has fun with speculating ideas of what this crazy crossover could be. More »


Science Isn't Sure Yet If Gaming Addiction Is A Real Mental Disorder

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Phil Owens explains the slow struggle of getting gaming addiction recognized in medical books. More »


Kotaku Editor-in-Chief Here. Got Any Questions?

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Stephen Totilo answers your questions live, and explains that yes, Kotaku is a news and opinion site about video games and the culture around them. More »


Here's Your First Look Inside The Glorious Legend of Zelda: Hyrule Historia Collector's Edition

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Evan Narcisse shows us video and scans of what's inside this collector's edition. More »