Cosplay Porn Outfits Fetching Thousands of Dollars

Yes, cosplay porn is a thing. But some of the costumes are rather well done. And people are willing to pay top dollar, er, yen, for the used outfits. » 7/01/14 5:30am 7/01/14 5:30am

North Korea Has a Tractor Simulator. It'll Plough the Fields of Your…

The wizards in North Korea created this: a computerized simulator that teaches students how to drive a tractor.

It may not be pretty (it's certainly not), but goodness, doesn't it look amazing? » 4/10/12 4:30am 4/10/12 4:30am

Razer Rakes in $50M, Noses Options for Going Public

You might know them as the computer gear makers who love the color green. Or maybe as the technology futurists who had a piece of that future stolen from their labs. But Razer seems themselves as a "cult" computer brand on the cusp of now only going mainstream, but perhaps public. » 12/21/11 6:00pm 12/21/11 6:00pm

Does Playing Battlefield 3 On a PC Make You Twice as Accurate (Or Is It…

Battlefield 3 is an amazing, bar-setting online shooter. It's also one of the first games of its kind that has had me ping-ponging back and forth between computer and console to play. » 10/27/11 10:40am 10/27/11 10:40am

Zynga Responds to Mafia Wars Drone Scare

The keystroke-capturing computer virus that infected the networks used to pilot U.S. Air Force drones had nothing to do with Mafia Wars despite early reports to the contrary, Zynga tells Kotaku. » 10/14/11 12:30am 10/14/11 12:30am

UK Woman Drives Over Boyfriend Twice Because He "Cheated Her at a…

Love hurts. Sometimes video games can hurt more. In 2009 a UK woman, Erin Slingsby, 20, had a heated argument with her boyfriend, Kane Charles, 20, over a computer game, an argument that ended in her storming out. » 8/04/11 3:00pm 8/04/11 3:00pm

Video Game Ratings Board Lets Computers Do The Rating

Last year the Entertainment Software Ratings Board reviewed approximately 1,600 video games prior to their U.S. release, painstakingly poring over video game footage before arriving at a final decision. Starting today, the board is passing a great deal of that responsibility on to computers. » 4/18/11 3:20pm 4/18/11 3:20pm

Japan's Biggest Amateur Pin-Up Brings This Adult Game To Life

Ushijima Ii Niku (Ushijima "Good Meat") is Japan's biggest amateur pin-up. And this summer, she's coming to a theater near you. That is, if you live near Akihabara. » 4/01/11 6:00am 4/01/11 6:00am

These Video Game Nebulae Could Rival Reality

Eve Online is a game made famous by many things: Its passionate followers, its epic space wars, its impact on the economy of the real Iceland and its wondrous glimpses of outer space in a game. » 3/29/11 12:00pm 3/29/11 12:00pm

Can You Beat A Computer At One Of The World's Oldest Games?

As the world continues its love affair with Watson. the Jeopardy champion computer, The New York Times creates a simple online game that demonstrates how an artificial intelligence can outsmart a human at a slightly simpler game. » 3/07/11 2:00pm 3/07/11 2:00pm

So what does this Rock, Paper, Scissors robot teach us? Even a game that…

How Should I Break In My New Gaming Rig

You all helped me figure out what pieces and parts to put into my gaming computer, so it's only fair that you get to help me figure out which game to play first on it. » 2/21/11 1:30pm 2/21/11 1:30pm

What's Your Favorite Gaming Desktop?

It looks like I am now officially in the market for a new gaming desktop and what better way to figure out what to get then to ask the gamers of Kotaku? » 1/28/11 1:30pm 1/28/11 1:30pm

TechSpot Walks You Through The Best Parts For The Best PCs of 2011

The TechSpot PC Buying Guide offers an in-depth list of today's best hardware, spanning four unique, yet typical budgets. Whether you are a first time builder seeking guidance or a seasoned enthusiast, we've got you covered. » 1/17/11 3:00pm 1/17/11 3:00pm

Review: MSI GE600 Laptop

Unveiled at this year's CES, MSI's GE600 gaming notebook has about as uninspired a design as you can imagine. Line it up with ten other laptops and it will be the last one to stand out. So what happens when you boot it up? » 10/29/10 6:00pm 10/29/10 6:00pm

A Week of PC Gaming on Kotaku

One might think that Kotaku Tower is a place bereft of computers, or at least gaming on computers, judging by how infrequently we write about them. But that couldn't be further from the truth. » 10/25/10 10:00am 10/25/10 10:00am

A True Minecraft Story

This fan-made Minecraft trailer probably won't help explain the indie phenom's popularity to those not familiar with the computer game. But it's still a marvel to watch. » 10/22/10 4:20pm 10/22/10 4:20pm

Man Builds Computer Inside Computer Game

Minecraft is a game about building things that runs on your computer. One man is building a working computer inside the game that runs on his computer. At this point it's okay if your head explodes. » 9/28/10 6:40pm 9/28/10 6:40pm