I Finished These 31 Video Games in 2013

For the eighth consecutive year, I've counted the number of games I finished in the last 12 months. The number has gone up, even as I played fewer games. » 1/10/14 10:40am 1/10/14 10:40am

(Games I started listed below. Finished games are Games not from 2013 are noted as such) (22 games played; 4 finished) (1 games played; 0 finished)

The Best Video Game Concept Art Of 2013*

In case you're asleep when it hits, almost every day here on Kotaku I run a feature called Fine Art. It's a chance to showcase the work of artists who spend most of their time out of the spotlight, yet who also play a vital role in shaping the way we identify - and fall in love - with our favourite series. » 1/03/14 12:00am 1/03/14 12:00am

​The Best Surprises Of 2013

We spend a lot of time talking about the future. What's on the horizon, what's coming, what's the next big thing. Between the hype-laden developer diaries and the publisher-approved preview events, you'd be forgiven for thinking there's no room left for surprises in video-game land. But of course, you'd be wrong. » 12/27/13 4:00pm 12/27/13 4:00pm

The Five Best Anime of 2013

Over this past year, I've shown you my picks for the anime you should be watching for the spring, summer, and fall seasons. You've even had the chance to weigh in on your favorites. So without further ado, here are Kotaku's picks for the best anime of 2013. » 12/27/13 8:00am 12/27/13 8:00am