XCOM: Enemy Unknown is coming to Google Play and the Amazon Appstore "soon," according to the game's official Twitter account. This is great news for all the mobile gamers out there who've long felt the sting of not owning an iPhone or iPad. Not only is Enemy Unknown one of Kotaku's all-time favorite ways to kill space… » 4/23/14 1:00pm Yesterday 1:00pm

Factions From Every Blizzard Game Wage War in this Civilization V Mod

Modder 'epic' on Steam found a way to put everything from the Blizzard universe into one game that is not a MOBA, like Blizzard's own all-star game, Heroes of the Storm. As you can see in the pictures below, the nations of Civilization V got completely changed into Diablo, Starcraft and Warcraft factions. » 3/27/14 9:20am 3/27/14 9:20am

The Troubled Story Behind Mafia II

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Civilization V: Brave New World: The Kotaku Review

There are those who feel that Civilization V, as it was first released, was a little thin. The game's first expansion, Gods & Kings, addressed some of that criticism. Its second, Brave New World, transforms the game into one of the best the PC has ever seen. » 7/08/13 8:00am 7/08/13 8:00am

X-COM Makers' Mobile Monster Mash Conquers Hearts And Wallets Alike

There's quite a lot of extra content available for purchase in Haunted Hollow, the spooky new iOS strategy board game from Firaxis, creators of XCOM: Enemy Unknown. Between new creatures to add to your arsenal and special item unlocks, you could spend upwards of $17 on the free-to-play game, but that'd be stupid — the… » 5/02/13 7:30pm 5/02/13 7:30pm

The Moneysaver: Spec Ops and Darkness II for $4

Turns out you don't need Humble sales or corporate collapse to get AAA games at indie prices. Gamefly has several bundles of major 2K titles at huge discounts, including a pairing of Spec Ops: The Line and The Darkness II for a ridiculously cheap $4. Check out the other bundles and much more in today's Moneysaver. » 4/01/13 2:15pm 4/01/13 2:15pm