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 11:00am7/25/12 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 11:00am1/10/12 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 10:00am11/11/11 10:00am