Here's a Smash Bros. Game That Lets You Play As Ridley

Much like Super Smash Flash 2, this one's for the PC. It's called Super Smash Bros. Crusade, and its massive roster of playable fighters include familiar faces like Mario, Bowser, and Kirby, and a ton of newcomers, like Ridley, Rayman, Crash Bandicoot, Klonoa, Krystal from Star Fox, and even Phoenix Wright. » 9/23/14 4:30am Today 4:30am

The Challenges Of Letting You Be A Fat Video Game Hero

Zany open-world action game Sunset Overdrive—as its creators told me during a recent San Francisco preview event—is all about letting players be whoever they want. I made a very nice bearded lady with tiny mouths for eyes. I noticed something, though: you can pick your body type, but you can't pick a heavy one. I was… » 9/22/14 7:47pm Yesterday 7:47pm

Final Fantasy XV's Road Trip, As Imagined By The Internet

The dudes of Final Fantasy XV have a sweet ride in the TGS trailer and they're clearly gonna use it. And while the internet reacted to it, there's always room for photoshops of them gawking at various things. Oh the places they will go! » 9/22/14 7:15pm Yesterday 7:15pm

Double Fine Struggles Show The Problems With Steam Early Access

Once upon a time Double Fine hoped to keep in-progress space station sim Spacebase DF-9 going for five years. Now, however, they're abruptly pulling the plug, omitting many planned features from the "final" version. Fans are, understandably, upset. Double Fine says it all comes down to one unfortunate reality: money. » 9/22/14 4:30pm Yesterday 4:30pm

Learn To Build iPhone Apps – 91% Off The Complete iOS 8+Swift Dev Course

The iPhone 6 is finally here. iOS 8 has been released. So, we're giving Kotaku readers an opportunity to get familiar with Apple's mobile OS and their new programming language (Swift). Want to learn how to build apps for iPhone and iPad? Grab 91% off the Complete iOS 8 & Swift Development Course. » 9/19/14 3:03pm Friday 3:03pm