Burger King Cologne Is Real, Smells Like Tacos


This is not a fake April Fools’ Day joke. You can actually buy Burger King cologne today in Japan. Promise!
» 4/01/15 1:00am 55 minutes ago

The Best (And Worst) April Fools' Day Jokes For 2015

Ah, April 1. It's a day where loads of things on the internet will make you groan, cry and smack your face to your palm. Other things, though, might actually give you a chuckle. Let's take a look at some of the best (and worst) of these extremes. » 4/01/15 12:09am Today 12:09am

Bounty Hunters. We Don't Need Their Scum.

Very Impressive R2-D2 Replica Goes Looking For Love

Artoo In Love is a sweet little short film about the galaxy’s favourite astromech droid, and his search for female companionship. With a mailbox. » 3/31/15 9:00pm Yesterday 9:00pm

A Multiplayer Mod For...Cities: Skylines?

Of all the big PC games people are playing at the moment, the one that needs a mod like this the least is probably Cities: Skylines. But then, that’s also why it needs it the most. » 3/31/15 8:30pm Yesterday 8:30pm

Hey Link. Listen. We Look Great.

That's Jina D doing an excellent Navi, if not in scale then at least in spirit. Link is her fiancée Devon, who should really be cosplaying as Jaime Lannister. » 3/31/15 7:57pm Yesterday 7:57pm

GTA V's Trevor Got Beaten Up On Better Call Saul

Last night’s episode of Better Call Saul—the best show on television right now—guest-starred Steven Ogg, the man you may recognize as the voice of everyone’s favorite hillbilly psychopath Trevor Philips.
» 3/31/15 7:30pm Yesterday 7:30pm

RIP PlayStation Home, 2008-2015

PlayStation Home, one of the most ambitious (and weirdest) things Sony has ever done with video games, closes down today. It will not be missed, but it should at least be remembered. » 3/31/15 7:00pm Yesterday 7:00pm

The Kojima Productions’ logo is no longer on the Silent Hills website, Gamespot reports. Konami didn’t share details about what this means for the game or Kojima’s involvement with it, unfortunately. » 3/31/15 6:37pm Yesterday 6:37pm

If Five Nights at Freddy’s were real, then it would have to advertise. I’d like to imagine its commercials would be a bit like this. Heh. (Via Iron Horse Cinema Productions.) » 3/31/15 6:15pm Yesterday 6:15pm

Tips For Playing Bloodborne (Updated!)

You may have noticed a lot of people talking about the new PS4 game Bloodborne. It’s good, they say. It’s really difficult, they say. Maybe you’ve considered checking it out, but you’re worried about that difficulty. I’m here to help. » 3/31/15 5:30pm Yesterday 5:30pm

Introducing Steamed (Which You May Have Already Noticed)

PC gaming coverage has always been popular on Kotaku, but around the start of the year, we decided to do something new: cover the PC’s top gaming service, Steam, as if it was a platform, the same way we’d cover an Xbox, a PlayStation or a Nintendo whatever. The result: steamed.kotaku.com. » 3/31/15 5:20pm Yesterday 5:20pm

A Quick Note For My Readers: Back in 2013, I wrote a ‘blip’ about a game called Read Only Memories. I missed this small post during my initial sweep last summer of posts I wrote that needed disclosure, but it’s been brought to my attention today, so I’m updating it with that information.
» 3/31/15 5:12pm Yesterday 5:12pm

Getting Started With Neverwinter On Xbox One

The North American Xbox One got its first MMORPG today, in the form of a two-year-old free-to-play Dungeons & Dragons PC game. Check out character creation and the opening tutorial for Neverwinter. » 3/31/15 5:03pm Yesterday 5:03pm

This is cool: The Game Developers Conference has made a whole bunch of talks from this year’s GDC available to watch for free online. There’s some great stuff in there, from classic game postmortems to modern developers talking candidly about how they made their games. » 3/31/15 4:50pm Yesterday 4:50pm

The Sims Players Confess Their Most Evil Deeds

The Sims might look like a pleasant game where you just pretend to play house, but don’t let that fool you. Things can be very dark depending on how you play it. » 3/31/15 4:30pm Yesterday 4:30pm

The Private Eye: A Damn Good Comic About How the Internet Changes Us

The man who wrote Y the Last Man. The guy who drew incredible runs on Amazing Spider-Man and Batgirl: Year One. In 2013, they launched The Private Eye, a provocative sci-fi series set in a future without the internet. It just ended a few weeks ago, and you really should read it. » 3/31/15 4:24pm Yesterday 4:24pm

The Long And Terrible History Of DC Comics Mistreating Batgirl

Batgirl has been in the media for all the wrong reasons recently — but this is nothing new. The iconic heroine has long been a source of controversy for DC, thanks to a series of strange decisions. Here's the story of DC's Batgirls, and the controversies that have come to define them. » 3/31/15 3:37pm Yesterday 3:37pm

What Do You Want Valve To Change About Steam?

Steam is great, but nothing's perfect. Valve's beast of a service is colossal, multifaceted, with a million different limbs being pulled in a million different directions. Inevitably, it sometimes falls flat. What features do you wish Valve would add to Steam? Or take away? » 3/31/15 3:24pm Yesterday 3:24pm

Originality In Video Games Is Overrated

“I’m not interested in Dying Light,” a friend recently told me. I arched an inquisitive eyebrow. “Why?” A few seconds later, his response flashed on screen. “Because it doesn’t look that original.” For a few moments, I struggled to compose a response.
» 3/31/15 3:05pm Yesterday 3:05pm

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A Tisket, a Tasket, Put a Brand New Nintendo 3DS XL In Your Basket

Look out! The nondenominational Easter Bunny is hippety-hopping down the lane, and this year he's carrying something better than a bunch of butt-ugly pastel eggs. What's that I spy in his basket instead? Why, it's a brand new Nintendo 3DS XL! » 3/31/15 12:00pm Yesterday 12:00pm