Kid Stays Up Late Gaming, Saves Family From Burning House

If you're still young enough to have someone telling you when to go to bed, remember this story the next time your mother tries to tell you enough's enough for one day. » 12/29/13 11:00pm 12/29/13 11:00pm

Police Blotter: Knock-Knock. Who's There? Bang.

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. » 6/09/13 3:00pm 6/09/13 3:00pm

Making Bomb-Filled Video Game Maps Of Your School Is A Bad Idea

Just because video games give you the tools to recreate your school as a battlefield doesn't mean you should use them. This morning five Louisville, Kentucky, middle school students learned this lesson the hard way. » 1/13/11 3:20pm 1/13/11 3:20pm

Game Teaches Kentucky Children About Online Predators

$300,000 worth of federal funding in Kentucky is being spent on an interactive computer program designed to warn parents and children of the dangers of online predators. » 4/14/09 3:20pm 4/14/09 3:20pm