The Game That Let Me Mourn My Lost Faith

I spent most of my life religious—Christian, to be specific. Semi-recently, however, that small part of me died. Or maybe I killed it myself. I know one thing for sure, though: video games had a hand in it. » 2/27/15 2:05pm 2/27/15 2:05pm

Which Video Game Character Are You?

It's commenter Aikage's turn to play Speak Up on Kotaku again, or should I say Commander Aikage? He wants to know what video game character you relate to the most, and you're going to tell him. » 8/11/11 11:40am 8/11/11 11:40am

Christian Game Developers Want to Leave Bad Games Behind

Heading north on Interstate 5 toward Newberg, Ore. last week, I wasn't sure what exactly I'd encounter at Christian Game Developers Conference 2011. Would it have a show floor? Would they be showcasing new games? Would there be a Kinect-enabled Bible study game with 1:1 praying-hands control? Is a third sequel to the … » 7/14/11 5:00pm 7/14/11 5:00pm

Faith Is Not A 12 Year-Old With A Boob Job

Last month we posted a fan-made image of Mirror's Edge protagonist Faith. There are obvious physical differences between them. The discrepancies extend perhaps between the two different vantage points the images belong: East and West.What did Mirror's Edge » 11/26/08 3:00am 11/26/08 3:00am developer DICE think of the ? The Swedish developer had…

You Gotta Have Faith: Does Style Beat Out Realism

Earlier this month Kotaku posted a pair of images of the lovely Faith from Mirror's Edge » 10/30/08 1:00pm 10/30/08 1:00pm. One was the official rendering by Swedish dev DICE of the parkour-inspired, Asiatic heroine - and the other was a reinterpretation edited by an Asian fan, imagining what Faith would look like if she had been designed according…

Faith in Training, A New Mirror's Edge Story Trailer

How did Faith learn to do all of those batshit insane acrobatics such as dodging bullets and sliding down glass-paned skyscrapers? She didn't do it alone. In this new video we're treated to a cell shaded story element further uncovering Faith's past from Mirror's Edge. If you don't want to know anything about the… » 10/16/08 5:00pm 10/16/08 5:00pm

Faith From Mirror's Edge Fan-Designed For Asian Tastes

That's Faith, lead character of first-person-parkour game Mirror's Edge. The game is designed by Swedish dev D.I.C.E., and naturally, the character exotic looks certainly look skewed towards Western tastes. The game, out in North America and Europe next month, is getting a Japan release in mid-December. The language… » 10/14/08 3:00am 10/14/08 3:00am