First-Person Crossy Road Would Kill Me

Endless traffic hopper Crossy Road is a delightfully frustrating game. Switch the perspective from top-down-ish to first-person however, and it's a recipe for a heart attack. » 3/25/15 1:04pm 3/25/15 1:04pm

The First Five Minutes Of Parallax, First-Person Portal Puzzler

Traversing portals to solve puzzles split between two worlds, one black and white, the other white and black? Sounds like a simple enough concept to grasp in five minutes. » 3/11/15 12:00pm 3/11/15 12:00pm

First-Person Yoshi's Island Gets A Little Too Personal

If the idea of Mario's ride ingesting Shy Guys and spitting them out as eggs in Yoshi's Island made you uneasy, this 3D first-person recreation of the game's first level will not help at all. » 1/24/15 1:00pm 1/24/15 1:00pm

A Look Back At The Year In First-Person Video Games

Remember that horrible-looking Rambo FPS? Seems like so long ago, right? But it came out this year. A shaky start, but things got better from there. Thank God. » 12/19/14 7:00pm 12/19/14 7:00pm

An Entirely New Way To Play Pokémon

Pokémon, in first person, played with an Oculus Rift plus a 'virtual reality treadmill' called the Virtuix Omni—which allows you to walk around naturally in a game. This is the future, folks. » 4/08/14 3:00pm 4/08/14 3:00pm

​The View From Under a Skateboard Looks Freakin' Sick, Dude

Tell me, grasshopper, what a skateboard would see if it had eyes? Seriously, zen riddles aside, the experience would probably look exactly like this. » 2/26/14 12:00pm 2/26/14 12:00pm

My Year in Candy Crush

Everyone takes their phones to the bathroom these days, so let's just get it out of the way: When I go, I usually play Candy Crush. I'm a quick pooper, but I still manage to fit in a game. As for those occasionally awful, oh-god-what-did-I-do-I'm-going-to-die dumps, they no longer cause me pain. I no longer feel… » 12/06/13 4:31pm 12/06/13 4:31pm

Dark Souls Looks Even More Terrifying In First-Person

Dark Souls, a game infamous for its grueling difficulty, is even scarier when you make it first-person. This isn't exactly playable, according to YouTuber SOULSLASHA, but it sure is terrifying nonetheless. Enjoy! » 7/30/13 6:30pm 7/30/13 6:30pm

Look How Gorgeous First-Person Bomberman Could Be

You're surrounded by walls and loaded with bombs. In the distance an explosion erupts, sending bricks flying in every direction. Another explosion, this time closer. And another still, even closer than that. It's not just Bomberman » 4/02/12 12:00pm 4/02/12 12:00pm—it's first-person , and it's glorious.

In Search of a Kid-Friendly First-Person Shooter

In today's child safe episode of Speak Up on Kotaku, commenter Truthtellah becomes truthseekah, searching for family-friendly first-person games for a very special little boy. » 9/14/11 11:20am 9/14/11 11:20am