Are Video Games Taking Over My Life?

What do you do if you don't like a video game everyone else in the world seems to like? Are you too worried about getting in your gaming fix? What's your favorite pudding? These questions and more on this week's Ask Kotaku. » 8/16/13 4:30pm 8/16/13 4:30pm

How Do I Make My Tween Sister Understand The Dangers Of Social Media?

Youngins aren't the only ones at risk partaking in social media platforms—just look at some of the controversies that transpired over Twitter that resulted in people being let go from their jobs—but they're perhaps the most naive to it. On this week's Ask Kotaku, I address that concern and more. » 8/09/13 4:30pm 8/09/13 4:30pm

How Do You Tell A Developer To Their Face That Their Game Sucks?

Everyone's got an opinion on everything, but how do you confess straight to someone's face that you dislike something they made? It can possibly be an awkward experience, but in today's Ask Kotaku I dive in to how I deal with those situations. » 8/02/13 4:30pm 8/02/13 4:30pm

Ask The Kotaku Staff Anything, Live, Right Here

You guys have had an opportunity to ask me—and sometimes Evan, and sometimes even the entire staff—any question you want in this Ask Kotaku segment. Today I want to try something a little different. I want to open the floor to you all to ask every one of us (that's on shift) anything you like. » 7/26/13 4:00pm 7/26/13 4:00pm

‘Checkpoint-Style Saving Is Killing Me’

It's Ask Kotaku time! And guess who is back as my guest host for this week's column? It's everyone's favorite stylish Kotaku writer: Mister Evan Narcisse. » 7/19/13 7:00pm 7/19/13 7:00pm

What It's Like To Review Video Games

This week's Ask Kotaku is special because it features guest host Evan Narcisse, who also happens to be celebrating his birthday today! Wooo! Happy birthday, Evan! » 7/12/13 5:00pm 7/12/13 5:00pm

Will Current Headsets Work With Xbox One and PS4?

Details on how the Xbox One and PS4 will work are still a little unclear. So it's no surprise that this week's mailbag included a few next-gen-specific questions. I'm here to provide as many answers as I can. » 6/27/13 1:30pm 6/27/13 1:30pm

How To Dress At The Zelda Symphony. Plus, Other Advice.

It's a first for Ask Kotaku! I thought my column was getting a little unwieldy, what with how long it was getting, and figured it might be fun to do a video-formatted one for this week. But the gist is the same: you ask me questions, and I give you advice. We've got some life dilemmas following. » 6/07/13 6:00pm 6/07/13 6:00pm

How To Get Out Of Work You Hate...And Other Advice

Welcome to another week of Ask Kotaku, where people are fed up with their jobs and responsibilities. You need a way out, and I can offer some hope for you (hopefully). » 5/31/13 5:00pm 5/31/13 5:00pm

Fighting Sickness. Nailing Your Dream Job. Your Questions Answered.

Life is pretty damn unfair. Sometimes that means you'll find yourself in a situation with no solutions. Sometimes the best you can do is cope. In today's Ask Kotaku advice column, I have to answer some tough questions. And it hurts my heart to not have a quick fix for you all. » 5/24/13 12:00pm 5/24/13 12:00pm

Lonely Hearts, Empty Wallets and Next-Gen Console Questions Answered

Welcome to the first official Ask Kotaku column, where I will provide weekly answers to the questions you send me. There were lots of questions for this first event. They ranged from love and life troubles to job woes, Kotaku, help with specific games and help with organizing them. I tried to answer as many as I… » 5/14/13 2:00pm 5/14/13 2:00pm

Introducing: Ask Kotaku, Where I'll Give Advice On Anything You Need

Hello Kotaku! My name is Tina. Have we met? I'm here to answer your questions with savvy advice. What questions? Any questions! » 5/10/13 3:30pm 5/10/13 3:30pm