Everything Wrong With Deadpool in One Convenient Game Trailer

Deadpool is my second-favorite Marvel Comics character. Seeing him come to life (courtesy of IGN) at the hands of the studio that brought me two stellar Transformers games should be a dream come true, but the more I see of the Deadpool game the more I realize the character I fell in love with back in 1997 has spiraled … » 3/06/13 3:15pm 3/06/13 3:15pm

Five Spoiler-Heavy Reasons The Dark Knight Rises Fell Flat

As I exited the theater early Friday morning after a midnight showing of the third and final film in Christopher Nolan's acclaimed Batman trilogy, the air was filled with excited chatter. "I didn't see that coming!" "I knew it all along!" "I want to see it again!" The crowd seemed quite pleased. I wasn't feeling it. » 7/25/12 11:00am 7/25/12 11:00am

How Can Anyone Be Disappointed By Both Skyrim and Skyward Sword?

Some folks loved the latest Legend of Zelda game but weren't fond of The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim. Others turned up their noses at Skyward Sword but embraced Bethesda's latest wholeheartedly. Somehow commenter Sloopydrew found himself disappointed with both games. In today's Speak Up on Kotaku we try to determine what… » 1/10/12 11:00am 1/10/12 11:00am

Five Disappointing Things About The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim

You've heard the buzz, read the reviews, and consulted the stars; all signs point to The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim being the second coming of Oblivion, only bigger, better, and bolder than its beloved predecessor. And for the most part it is, but there are some definite flaws on this shiny dragon-clutched diamond. » 11/11/11 10:00am 11/11/11 10:00am

Microsoft Slightly Addresses Missing Fable II LE Codes

What McWhertor posted last night as a rumor » 10/21/08 10:20am 10/21/08 10:20am is definitely not a rumor. I found out last night after getting my Fable II Depressing Limited Edition from GameStop that yes, the card was missing from the game. It was pathetic enough to go from that majestic-looking LE package to a game in a paper sleeve, and now this?…

Rock Band 2 Jukebox Mode Died

Remember back during E3 » 9/16/08 1:20pm 9/16/08 1:20pm a couple months back when I got a chance to go lungs-on with Rock Band 2, telling you about all of the nifty new features coming, including the ability to just let songs play in a randomized Jukebox Mode in the background while you do other things? Yeah, not happening. I am majorly bummed.…