My First Few Weeks With League Of Legends Were Nothing Like I Expected

"I'm very new to this," I typed, "just to warn y'all." A second later, someone responded: "You're a smurf, aren't you?" "What's a smurf?" I asked. "Yep," another wrote, "definitely a smurf." This was a few weeks ago, right before the fifth, maybe sixth game of League of Legends I had ever played. » 2/27/15 11:10am Today 11:10am

Sony Accidentally Loses List Of PS4 Contest Winners 

Late last year in Japan, Sony held a pretty neat contest—people who bought a PS3, a PS4, a Vita, or a Vita TV between December 4 and January 15 could get a calendar with a special code that gave them a chance to snag one of those limited-edition 20th-anniversary PS4s, the ones that have been driving Sony fans wild for… » 2/27/15 10:40am Today 10:40am

The New Tales Game Plays Differently Than You'd Expect 

Since Tales of Symphonia, combat in the console Tales games has been largely the same (though with a few admittedly unique features in each one). But the newest game, Tales of Zestiria, has several changes that, while small, alter how the battles work on a fundamental level. » 2/27/15 5:30am Today 5:30am

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Get a Free Month of Oyster Reading: Now Choose from One-Million+ Titles

Oyster, the streaming app often referred to as the Netflix for books, now offers more than one-million titles to choose from instantly, which doubles their inventory from a few months back. Kotaku readers can get a one-month free trial to explore and enjoy the selection. If you get hooked on the service after the… » 2/26/15 5:43pm Yesterday 5:43pm