Kotaku Talks About The Biggest Games Of 2010 On The Bonus Round

The folks at GameTrailers invited us to take part in the most recent episode of Bonus Round, a chance to chat about (some of) the year's biggest games hitting in 2010. This is that episode! » 1/20/10 7:40pm 1/20/10 7:40pm

2010: The Year Of Better PSP Games?

How can it not be? A new Metal Gear Solid, a new Kingdom Hearts, a new Valkyria Chronicles, maybe even that new Resident Evil with be released, all tailor made for the PlayStation Portable are due next year. » 12/20/09 11:00pm 12/20/09 11:00pm

2010: Looking Back on Kotaku's Look Ahead

We're 10 days from New Year's but tomorrow is the winter solstice, starting us on another trip around the sun. And a new year that will be full of its own controversies, challenges, triumphs, disappointments and delights in video gaming. » 12/20/09 9:00pm 12/20/09 9:00pm

2010: The Year of Better PC Games?

PC gaming - will it finally die in 2010? No. C'mon, stop already with that. Sure, 2009 had its ups and downs, PC gaming is very much alive and maybe looking healthier than ever in 2010. » 12/18/09 2:30pm 12/18/09 2:30pm

You're A Gamer In 2010...What Will You Do?

You aren't some kid holding controllers from different systems posing for stock photos. You're a real gamer. You piss pixels and bleed polygons, and ultimately the fate of gaming in 2010 is up to you. What will you do? » 12/18/09 2:00pm 12/18/09 2:00pm

Dementium II Preview: A Metroid With Dread

They're mixing Metroid with Resident Evil again, and gamers who want to play an M-rated game like that on the DS just might have to give the makers of Dementium II some thanks. » 12/18/09 1:40pm 12/18/09 1:40pm

Battlefield: Bad Company 2 Multiplayer Preview: Seriously. Come Back…

I have a thing about tanks. If I can drive it, I will. If I can run you over with it, I shall. If you take it from me, I will chase you down and blow it up. Because if I can't have it, nobody can! » 12/18/09 12:00pm 12/18/09 12:00pm

Splinter Cell: Conviction Multiplayer Preview: Separation Anxiety Times…

The multiplayer in Splinter Cell: Conviction is all at once similar to other Splinter Cell games and somehow entirely different. A lot of this comes from having a second person to look out for at all times. » 12/18/09 10:00am 12/18/09 10:00am

2010: The Year of Better Nintendo DS Games?

As the Nintendo DS enters its sixth year on the market, introducing its fourth major iteration, the Nintendo DS XL, the software line-up is looking good, especially if you're a fan of portable role-playing games. » 12/18/09 4:00am 12/18/09 4:00am

2010: The Year of Better Xbox 360 Games?

2009 was a pretty good year for the Xbox 360, but based on Microsoft's showing at E3, it felt more like a warm up for 2010, the year the company will launch Project Natal. » 12/17/09 3:40pm 12/17/09 3:40pm

You're A Game Developer in 2010...What Will You Do?


You can't believe you got a job doing this. Your mom said you would never get anywhere with these games. Now you're a big game developer. What will you do to ensure 2010 is a better year that 2009? » 12/17/09 2:00pm 12/17/09 2:00pm

Aliens Vs. Predator Multiplayer Preview: Switching Bodies, Hunting

I played as an Alien, a Predator and a Marine last night in eight-player locally-linked Xbox 360 matches of Sega's upcoming game. And it's not like I panicked too many times. » 12/17/09 12:00pm 12/17/09 12:00pm

2010: The Year Of Better PlayStation 3 Games?

Year of the... No, better not go there. But next year the PlayStation 3 should have a huge year in North America, thanks to the arrival of God of War III, Final Fantasy XIII and better-than-ever third-party support. » 12/16/09 7:00pm 12/16/09 7:00pm

You're A Video Game Retailer In 2010...What Will You Do?

Whether you're a hard-working entrepreneur running your own store or a corporate executive overseeing a worldwide chain, what will you do as a video game retailer to make 2010 a better year for the game industry than 2009? » 12/16/09 2:00pm 12/16/09 2:00pm

No More Heroes 2: Desperate Struggle Preview: Fear And Loathing At…

Two weeks before my appointment with Ubisoft, I managed to inflict a stress fracture on my ankle. So my opinions of the game are colored by the painkillers I took two hours before heading off to meet Goichi Suda. » 12/16/09 1:40pm 12/16/09 1:40pm

Ace Attorney Investigations Preview: More Of A Game

Out in Japan this year and coming to America in 2010, Ace Attorney is a return to crime-fighting and lawyering on the Nintendo DS, with maybe the best mechanics in the series... if that's what series fans are looking for. » 12/16/09 12:40pm 12/16/09 12:40pm

What Won't Be Coming To Video Gaming In 2010

2010 will bring us many, many things. Some good, some bad, but all of them, things. We'll be dealing with a lot of that this week, but for now, I'd rather talk about things we won't be seeing. » 12/16/09 1:00am 12/16/09 1:00am

2010: The Year Of Better Wii Games?

The Wii had a good 2009, thanks to the arrival of Nintendo fan-pleasing releases like Punch-Out!! and New Super Mario Bros. Wii. But 2010 should one-up this year's showing thanks to Nintendo and third-party publishers. » 12/15/09 8:00pm 12/15/09 8:00pm

Red Dead Redemption Impressions: Adventure In A Hard Place

You're on a vast landscape. The biggest one ever made by Rockstar, bigger even than the terrain of Grand Theft Auto San Andreas. You're in the virtual west. No cities are nearby. Think you can have fun? » 12/15/09 3:00pm 12/15/09 3:00pm

You Run A Big Game Publisher In 2010...What Will You Do?

Cast aside those ratty sneakers and step into the expensive, well-polished shoes of the CEO of a big-name video game publisher. What changes would you make to ensure the success of your business in 2010? » 12/15/09 2:00pm 12/15/09 2:00pm