A History Of Maxis: Thanks For SimCity

The Maxis that you knew, the studio that released SimCity and invented The Sims, is no more. The SimCity brand might live on, and the Maxis brand might live on elsewhere, but they'll survive only as brands, things EA will invoke to sell things. This is a very sad thing, but let's try and remember the good times. » 3/04/15 7:30pm Yesterday 7:30pm

It's An Arma 3 Dino-Party

Today on Highlight Reel we have a bunch of talking raptors in Arma 3 (or deinonychus if we're being technical), poetic justice in GTA V, the best use for the Kinect I've seen so far and more! » 3/04/15 6:00pm Yesterday 6:00pm

A Graphic Novel That Shows The Creepy And Awesome Sides Of Nerd Culture

Many comic books are fantasies, filled with feats and adventures that ordinary people wish they could pull off. But some of those fantasies can also invoke sex and violence in ways that make folks feel icky. And if you're the one turning out those stories, what happens when you're burnt out doing the thing you used to… » 3/04/15 4:00pm Yesterday 4:00pm

Save 72% on the Power Vault: 18,000mAh of Portable Power

Low battery life shouldn't slow down the rest of your life. With the lightweight and durable Power Vault, you get 18,000mAh of portable power — enough to recharge your phone 10+ times while you're on the go. Right now, Kotaku readers can grab one for $29.99 - that's 72% off. » 3/02/15 4:37pm Monday 4:37pm