The Week in Unbelievably Gorgeous Screenshots: Fuel and Total War:…

Since we ran a feature on Duncan Harris, the groovy "video game photographer" behind the website DeadEndThrills, I've been sharing some of his work each week here. » 2/03/12 9:00pm 2/03/12 9:00pm

It's Video Game Competition, Not Violence, That Sparks Aggression

Do violent video games cause aggressive behavior? According to a recent report published in the journal Psychology of Violence, the competitive aspect of gaming is more likely to generate aggro than mere violence. All this from a bunch of university students, some video games, and some hot sauce. Science is an amazing… » 8/30/11 1:20pm 8/30/11 1:20pm

How Do You Fuel a Marathon Gaming Session?

Aside from making us all hungry, commenter FortWaba shares with us the supplies he needs to make it through a video game all-nighter. What food and drink fuels your power-gaming sessions? Bring enough to share in today;s Speak Up on Kotaku. » 8/26/11 11:20am 8/26/11 11:20am

Ghostbusters Demo Now Available

If you've been too frightened to pick up a copy of Ghostbusters: The Video Game for the Xbox 360, a demo is now available to help you determine if bustin' makes you feel good. » 7/09/09 11:20am 7/09/09 11:20am

Fuel Is The Biggest Console Game Ever

With 5, 560 square miles of accessible in-game terrain, Codemasters' Fuel is the biggest console game of all time, and they've got the Guinness World Records certificate to prove it. » 5/22/09 2:00pm 5/22/09 2:00pm

Fuel Producer - We Take You Down, Paradise City

Fuel » 9/25/08 7:20pm 9/25/08 7:20pm, says Codemaster's exec producer David Brickley, is soooooo big that it makes Paradise City - off of Criterion's - look like a postage stamp by comparison. The game - as Codemasters has been telling us for a while now - has a open play area equivalent to 5,000 square miles. It's not a great comparison - even by…

New Fuel Screenshots Feature Tornadic Insanity

Back at Leipzig we gave you a first look » 9/05/08 3:00pm 9/05/08 3:00pm at FUEL and honestly it's really hard not to be completely stoked about it. Every time we get new images for the game I want to go get into my car - drive to Oklahoma - and go chase tornadoes. The game will include other weather effects such as thunderstorms, sandstorms,…

The First FUEL Trailer


A few days ago » 8/22/08 6:00pm 8/22/08 6:00pm we told you about FUEL, the new racing game Codemasters announced at Leipzig. Today you get to see what it looks like in all of its glory. It kind of has the Motorstorm feel to it, but with a really cool climate twist and an insane 5,000 square mile playing area.

The 5,000 Square-Mile Racing Game

Developer Codemasters is unveiling multi-plat title FUEL » 8/19/08 9:00am 8/19/08 9:00am at the Leipzig GC. What's ? It's a racing game, so big that it deserves ALL CAPS. It's hailed to have the "largest racing environment to appear in gaming — ever." The game supposedly has a 5,000 square-mile playing area with "no boundaries". Up to 16-players…