Meet the Hacker Who's Spent Six Years Inside Shadow Of The Colossus

Shadow of the Colossus first came out in 2005. Since then, millions of people have played the beloved PS2 game, driven by its lonesome charm, moved by its mysterious ending. But one man never stopped playing, as a result, he's found stuff that the game's creators never intended anyone to see. » 2/10/15 7:30pm 2/10/15 7:30pm

One man keeps unearthing hidden, secret parts of Team Ico's games and one of NomadColossus' most recent finds reveals extremely moody beta sections of Ico that didn't make it into the final version. Well worth a look if you love this PS2 classic game. » 1/19/15 4:00pm 1/19/15 4:00pm

Meet The Charming Lovechild of Ocarina of Time And Ico

Although you might not want to. It stars a girl and the robot protecting her. That setup tends to lend itself pretty well to tear-jerking twists. If that's not an issue, The Girl and the Robot might just be the adventure game you're looking for. » 10/30/13 8:00am 10/30/13 8:00am

The Largest, Most Awesome Video Game Castles

Inspired mostly by Medieval architecture and the Middle Ages, fortified stone castles in video games are always among the most exciting locations. These bastions are the keepers of many secrets, hidden cellars and lost knowledge all awaiting the player to find them. » 5/14/13 7:30pm 5/14/13 7:30pm

The Most Deserted, Abandoned Places In Video Games

You don't necessarily need noisy, crowded cities to make a section of a game exciting. Uninhabited wastelands, post-apocalyptic worlds, a sea of sand dunes, vast grasslands... These can all be strikingly beautiful places, and capable of telling enticing stories. » 4/04/13 8:00pm 4/04/13 8:00pm

The Romantic Moments In Video Games That Remind You Of Valentine's Day

With Valentine's Day putting us all in a romantic mood it was our duty to gather some of the defining aaaawww moments video games offer. » 2/14/13 5:00pm 2/14/13 5:00pm

Hey, It's Ico on a Sony Dude's Vita

Shuhei Yoshida is a Sony dude » 9/03/12 4:15am 9/03/12 4:15am. The guy oversees all of Sony's software development. When he's not doing that, he's using the internet to tweet and post photos. Photos like this.

I Really Wish These Zelda And Ico Movie Posters Were Real

Designed by Kotaku reader Marinko Milosevski, these fake movie posters make me want to watch a film based on Shadow of the Colossus. And Majora's Mask. And Super Metroid. And Ocarina of Time. And Ico. And Wind Waker. » 8/23/12 3:00pm 8/23/12 3:00pm

(Brief) Reassuring Words From The Last Guardian's Lead Creator

Fumito Ueda, the mind behind such classics as ICO » 6/21/12 7:00am 6/21/12 7:00am and much to the dismay of fans awaiting the release of his latest project, . Since then, there's been little news on his involvement with the project as an outside contractor and indeed .

Sony Is Planning to Bring Remote Play to Ico, Shadows of the Colossus,…

Remote play (the ability to play console games on your Vita) appears to be slated for Ico, God of War HD, God of War II HD, Shadows of the Colossus. BlazBlue and BlazBlue Continuum Shift are supported. ファミ通 via @jonnyram] » 6/05/12 2:00am 6/05/12 2:00am

And This is What High-Definition Rereleases Are All About

Some people view high-definition rereleases of older games as nothing more that an attempt to cash in on nostalgia. Others, like commenter Uncle Jesse here, see them as an opportunity to discover the gems they might have missed. » 2/22/12 11:00am 2/22/12 11:00am

Shadow of the Colossus, Amalur Demo, Uncharted 3 DLC New This Week on…

Some good stuff in this week's PlayStation store update. We've got full-game downloads for a number of solid titles, including Crysis 2, Rainbow Six: Vegas, and individual downloads for the HD versions of both Ico and Shadow of the Colossus. That latter one, in particular, is certainly worth $20, even if you played it… » 1/17/12 8:30pm 1/17/12 8:30pm

Ico and Shadow of the Colossus Coming to PlayStation Network Next Week

Team Ico's two classics—Ico and Shadow of the Colossus— will be coming to the PS3's digital storefront on January 17th. For $20 each, you'll be able to download the games to your hard drive. [PlayStation Blogcast, via Joystiq] » 1/13/12 3:00pm 1/13/12 3:00pm

The Inspiration Behind Ico's Iconic Cover Art

Forget the woeful American cover for a minute, and instead let's focus on the Japanese and European box art for PS2 classic Ico. It's as memorable for many as the game itself, with its bold art style and rich colours. » 11/30/11 12:00am 11/30/11 12:00am

A Sneak Peek at the ICO & Shadow of the Colossus Collection's…

Next week's ICO & Shadow of the Colossus Collection packs in a few bonuses for fans of Team ICO's work. If the high-def makeover of these two PlayStation 2 classics isn't enough for you, how about bonus footage of the scrapped NICO? » 9/20/11 4:20pm 9/20/11 4:20pm

Ico HD Looks Like the Game's Third, and Best, Release

With the games to be released internationally over the next two weeks, the Tokyo Game Show was our last chance to check out both Ico and Shadow of the Colossus in HD before they hit the shelves. » 9/19/11 1:00am 9/19/11 1:00am

Give These Beautiful HD Remasters a Hand

To promote the upcoming HD re-release of Ico and Shadow of the Colossus, Sony is rolling out new television ads that put the emphasis on hands. The spots are short, sweet, and elegant. » 9/09/11 7:30am 9/09/11 7:30am