The stubble simulator Uncharted 4 will be out on March 18 for PS4, Sony says. If you want to read all about the pre-order bonuses and collector’s editions and blah blah blah I’m so bored I can’t even write the rest of that—anyway I’m psyched for this game it looks really cool go to the PlayStation Blog if you want to… »
Microsoft’s new Xbox One Gears of War bundle comes with Gears of War remastered in 1080p, plus the entire Xbox 360 Gears of War collection via Microsoft’s backwards compatibility (coming soon). And if that’s not enough to make you bite, Walmart is tossing in an extra controller and a game of your choice at no extra… »
August is nearly over, and what do we have to show for it? Among other things, another week of good Kotaku stories. I recommend reading (or in some cases viewing) these: »
Many in the world are unfairly skilled at piano, or fishing, or programming, or other hobbies that can be used to create great things and enrich people’s lives. I am good at the video game Threes. »
Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Peter Molyneux Needs to Stop Trying to be an Indie God • Phantasy Star Online: The First Online Console RPG • Rockmandash Reviews: Grisaia no Kaijitsu [Visual Novel] • LBX: My Very First Impressions • 30 VHS in 30 Days: The Goonies, Missing in Action
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Well this gives a whole new meaning to the collectible cassette tapes in Metal Gear Solid V. In a Wes Anderson version we’d probably have B-sides of counterculture-rooted rock music instead of additional story elements. »
One of the most popular new addons for World of Warcraft right now is something refreshing: It’s called “Storyline” and it fully revamps the quest UI by changing it to an interactive experience. »
Square Enix has given a launch date of February 23 for Deus Ex: Mankind Divided in a recent press release.
In June, designer Karolin Gu started drawing one Pokémon a day, posting the results on Instagram in what she calls “The Tiny Monsters” series. She’s currently at Tentacool, ie. #72, and plans to eventually draw every Pokémon in existence. Only a few hundred more to go! You can follow her progress here. »
Track: Rouge no Dengon | Album: Kiki’s Delivery Service Soundtrack/Single | Artist: Yumi Matsutoya »
Here’s a bit of trivia for you: when he was coming up with an idea for a new comic, art Jack Kirby witnessed a woman lift a car to get her child out from under it. The moment helped inspire one of his most famous creations: the Incredible Hulk. »
If you are visiting Japan, stay in a capsule hotel. At least for a night. It’s part of the experience. And here are some of the coolest-looking capsule hotels the country has to offer.