How Much Did Booth Babes Make During E3?

They weren't everywhere like they used to be, but the return of booth babes to E3 was still noticeable. Noticeable for the boobs, but also for the hard work many of them put in. » 6/24/09 12:30am 6/24/09 12:30am

Game Critics Announce The "Official" Best Of E3

Lots of sites and magazines will tell you what they thought the best stuff at E3 was. Heck, we did! But only one set of awards are the result of the biggest outlets joining forces. » 6/23/09 3:30am 6/23/09 3:30am

And The Biggest-Selling Game Out Of E3 Might Be...

With E3's hype train having come, paused then rattled off into the sunset, gamers are free to weigh up the holiday season's (and beyond!) planned releases, and make plans themselves. Like which of the games they're going to actually buy. » 6/18/09 9:00pm 6/18/09 9:00pm

The Great Chain Interview, Part 3: Sony Questions Sony, Who Questions…

The cliffhanger at the end of yesterday's Chain Interview had Xbox exec John Schappert wanting to know what a Sony exec thinks of Xbox Live. Let's get past the halfway point with an answer. » 6/17/09 4:00pm 6/17/09 4:00pm

It's Too Early To Discuss Whether Xbox 360 Could Do OnLive

Remember the possible gaming revolution that will or could be OnLive? We recently connected some dots and asked Microsoft if they could be a part of it. We received an answer and a compliment. » 6/17/09 3:00pm 6/17/09 3:00pm

The Great Chain Interview, Part 2: Metroid Guy To Xbox Guy To PS3 Guy

When last we left off, Nintendo's Shigeru Miyamoto was asking me to ask Metroid designer Yoshio Sakamoto when he wants Miyamoto to retire… » 6/16/09 3:00pm 6/16/09 3:00pm

And The Game Critics Best Of E3 2009 Award Nominees Are...

The official Game Critics Best of E3 2009 award nominee list has been released, with Brutal Legend and Uncharted 2 punctuating EA and Sony's nomination domination. » 6/16/09 2:00pm 6/16/09 2:00pm

Portable Game Beats Console Games For... The First Time Ever?

The selection of Scribblenauts as best game of E3 2009 by three major gaming outlets is a milestone for which we can find no precedent in gaming history. » 6/15/09 5:00pm 6/15/09 5:00pm

The Great Chain Interview, Part 1: Miyamoto Questions Metroid Director

Over the course of three days in Los Angeles earlier this month, one Kotaku reporter spoke to nine top industry figures and had each of them ask one question for the next guy. Shigeru Miyamoto started. » 6/15/09 1:40pm 6/15/09 1:40pm

Ten Big Stories You May Have Missed During E3

E3 brought with it an avalanche of news, previews and interviews. So much hit the site over two weeks that plenty of great stories may have missed your radar. » 6/15/09 11:00am 6/15/09 11:00am

APB Does All Of The Following, In Theory

No game at E3 may have had a longer list of unexpected features than APB, Real Time Worlds' so-called crossing of Grand Theft Auto and an MMO. » 6/12/09 6:00pm 6/12/09 6:00pm

Nintendo Expects The Conduit, GTA Chinatown Wars To Sell Well

Despite some signs of trouble earlier this year, Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime told Kotaku why third-parties have a bright future on Wii and DS. » 6/12/09 5:00pm 6/12/09 5:00pm

Nintendo: Other M Will be A "Metroid Unlike Anything Ever Experienced…

Two of the men leading the new Metroid Wii game told Kotaku about their narrative ambitions for the 2010 sequel Metroid Other M and explained why the Metroid Prime team isn't involved. » 6/12/09 4:00pm 6/12/09 4:00pm

The New Borderlands Look That Almost Wasn't

Gearbox Software artists are sensitive about the whole cel-shading thing for Borderlands. They like to call it gritty realism or concept art. But how did a game so far along get a total art make-over? » 6/12/09 3:00pm 6/12/09 3:00pm

When Will It Be Wrong To Call The Xbox 360 A Game Console?

Kotaku recently asked Microsoft if the flourishing of non-gaming features like Netflix, Facebook, and Twitter on the Xbox 360 will someday invalidate the classification of the device as a gaming console. » 6/12/09 1:40pm 6/12/09 1:40pm

Resident Evil: The Darkside Chronicles Preview: A Chilling Shooter

Capcom returns to Raccoon City in Resident Evil: The Darkside Chronicles, dropping gamers back into the zombie-killing action in a game that plays like a on-rails shooting title, but promises to deliver a sense of action and suspense. » 6/12/09 1:00pm 6/12/09 1:00pm

Tatsunoko vs. Capcom: Ultimate All Stars Preview: Ken's Still My…

Tatsunoku vs. Capcom promises to let you play as some of your favorite characters from Japanese animation studio Tatsunoko, makers of G-Force, but it also threatens to be slightly too casual for fighting fans. » 6/12/09 11:00am 6/12/09 11:00am

EA Goes Hatin' On Rival Racing Games

EA's long-running, big-selling racing franchise Need for Speed has fallen on hard times in recent years. Which seems to have the mega-publisher on the front foot when it comes to their competition in the genre. » 6/12/09 3:30am 6/12/09 3:30am