Far Cry 4's New DLC Forces You to Grind Until You Die For No Good Reason

Far Cry 4's post-release stuff kicked off this week with Escape From Durgesh Prison, a new timed challenge mode that's now available for purchase either individually or as part of the game's season pass. Sadly, it doesn't get things off to a great start. » 1/14/15 3:30pm 1/14/15 3:30pm

Shadow Of Mordor's New Expansion Is A Huge Letdown

Shadow of Mordor is one of the best games I played this year. I had high hopes for Lord of the Hunt, its first major expansion, as a result. "New monsters!" I thought. "More nemesis orcs to fight, some of whom ride on top of the new monsters! What could possibly go wrong?" So many things, apparently. » 12/17/14 11:15am 12/17/14 11:15am

The Saturday Morning Stream will return tomorrow. No, it's still the Saturday Morning Stream on Sunday. Unfortunately today's game, Farming Simulator 15, will not start from Steam on my computer. I am genuinely disappointed. Maybe they'll fix it by tomorrow. » 11/01/14 1:18pm 11/01/14 1:18pm

No Photoshop contest this week. Due to the current restrctions on uploading images in comments, we're holding off on the weekly 'shop contest until that issue is resolved. I spent the morning trying to figure out how to make ASCII art work. It did not, so here we are. » 8/17/14 12:25pm 8/17/14 12:25pm

The Spiritual Successor To Final Fantasy Tactics Still Isn't Funded

We're a little over two days away from the end of Unsung Story's Kickstarter campaign, and it's still not funded. That's kind of insane. » 2/12/14 12:00pm 2/12/14 12:00pm

The Last Guardian, Ico & Shadow Of The Colossus Have All Been Delayed

Sad news out of Sony tonight, as Team Ico boss Fumito Ueda sends word that his studio's upcoming PS3 game The Last Guardian, along with the HD re-releases of Ico and Shadow of the Colossus, have all been delayed. » 4/20/11 2:05am 4/20/11 2:05am

The Man Who Already Broke His Brand New Nintendo 3DS

Over the weekend, the Nintendo 3DS finally went on sale in the West. Kotaku reader Alastair saved for months to get his own Aqua Blue 3DS. Then, he totally ruined it. » 3/28/11 1:30am 3/28/11 1:30am

Platinum Games' Third-Person Shooter Won't Have Multiplayer

These days it seems like every game has multiplayer. Multiplayer isn't just expected, it has become a given. That makes it all the more noticeable when a game does not have the feature. » 3/05/10 7:00am 3/05/10 7:00am

Dennis Hopper Has Cancer

The actor who voiced Steve Scott in Grand Theft Auto: Vice City and played King Koopa in that ill-conceived Super Mario Bros. movie has prostate cancer, the Associated Press reports. » 10/30/09 5:30am 10/30/09 5:30am