Americans confirm Japanese scientific research on how to eat a burger

We know that Japanese researchers claim to have found the perfect way to eat a burger, one that guarantees perfect bites and doesn't get you or your plate dirty. But does it really work? America—the land of the burger—had to confirm it. It works! » 2/11/14 9:37pm 2/11/14 9:37pm

How to Optimize Your Mac for Gaming

You may not immediately think "gaming" when you think "Mac," but there are tons of games for the Mac these days, and some of the most popular PC games are also available for OS X. Let's take a look at a few ways to make those games run as smoothly as possible. » 10/25/13 8:07pm 10/25/13 8:07pm

How To Beat Deathstroke, Batman: Arkham Origins' Most Annoying Boss

Deathstroke is one of the eight assassins sent to kill Batman in Batman: Arkham Origins, so he should be a formidable opponent. The problem is, he's a bit too tough, resulting in a pretty frustrating boss fight. Take a look at the video above for how to get through it. » 10/25/13 10:40am 10/25/13 10:40am

How to Overclock Your Video Card and Boost Your Gaming Performance

Overclocking—or running your hardware at higher speeds than it was designed to run—is one of the best ways to boost your gaming performance. Here's how to overclock your video card and get faster, smoother games without spending a dime. » 6/12/13 4:28am 6/12/13 4:28am

How to Choose the Best Mechanical Keyboard (and Why You'd Want To)

Mechanical keyboards, or keyboards with full, individual switches under every key, have exploded in popularity recently, although the technology inside is as old as the keyboard itself. There's really no substitute for that solid, clicking sensation under your fingers as you type, and the satisfying sound each key… » 6/04/13 8:29am 6/04/13 8:29am

We Need to Stop Tweeting Annoying Gaming Updates. Here's How.

Earlier this week the Prime Minister of Egypt was globally ridiculed for a Twitter update generated from within Beeline Interactive's popular Smurfs' Village game. Last year a Spanish politician made headlines when his "son" tweeted a game update from Doodle Jump.When public figures do it, it's mildly amusing, but when… » 4/05/13 11:30am 4/05/13 11:30am

How to Navigate the Japanese PSN on Your Vita to Download Games,…

So you have a Vita and love Japanese games. We've already shown you how to make a Japanese PSN account and how to reset your Vita region to access the Japanese PSN on a non-Japanese Vita, but why go through all the hassle? Well, maybe you'd rather download the games you want to play instantly rather than wait for a… » 2/22/13 5:00am 2/22/13 5:00am

How to Play Games From the Japanese PSN on Your Non-Japanese Vita…

Do you have a PlayStation Vita and a love of Japanese games, but feel the games you want to play take too long to get localized or—worse yet—will never leave Japan? Well, there is good news for you: The Vita is region free and can play any game from any region. » 2/12/13 8:00am 2/12/13 8:00am

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How to Make a Japanese PSN Account on the New PSN (and How to Navigate …

Have you ever wanted to log on to the Japanese PlayStation Network to download some demos or buy a game or two but have given up on the idea because you don't know how to read Japanese? No problem. Here's a step-by-step guide from Kotaku East that explains how to create a Japanese PSN account, add point card funds to… » 2/08/13 7:30am 2/08/13 7:30am

How to Play Valkyria Chronicles 3 Even if You Don’t Speak Japanese

In the year-and-a-half since the Japanese release of Valkyria Chronicles 3, it's become painfully apparent that it will not be leaving Japanese shores–at least in the foreseeable future. If you are one of the many fans of the series dying to play the newest Valkyria Chronicles, fear not! You are not alone. Thanks to… » 11/02/12 7:24am 11/02/12 7:24am