Indianapolis: Home of Next-Generation Console Heists, Apparently

A month after bandits stole nine PlayStation 4s from an Indianapolis GameStop, armed robbers stormed another store in the same city, making off with 15 Xbox Ones in a pre-Christmas heist that left employees and customers tied up in a store room. » 12/28/13 1:28pm 12/28/13 1:28pm

He Woulda Gotten Away With It If It Wasn't for His Meddling Grandma

Crime is a constant feature of video games writing. Somewhere, someone is doing something illicit with them—sometimes comically stupid, sometimes tragic. Games and consoles are currency, objects of dispute, sometimes even weapons themselves. Kotaku's Police Blotter is here to round up the latest in games crime. » 7/16/13 4:30pm 7/16/13 4:30pm

Those Addicted to Video Games Should Visit a Slaughterhouse on Kill…

I enjoy public broadcasting and I value public affairs programming, but I reach for the knob as soon as a political show brings in callers. Rarely are they interested in continuing a discussion or offering a point that starts a new one. They're more likely to disguise an opinion as a question, show off in front of a… » 4/08/13 4:30pm 4/08/13 4:30pm