We have a new system in place at Kotaku that'll help us help you by getting rid of spam and other nasty comments in the discussions. It's called Flagging, and it's basically as it sounds. » 10/09/14 12:45pm 10/09/14 12:45pm

Cyber-Harassment Is Real: Share Your Worst Online Creep Stories Here

One of the stickiest issues in the conversation about combating online harassment is the fact that it's, you know, online. The perpetrator is inside the victim's computer, not under their bed. It's easy for law enforcement and the public at large to dismiss cyber-stalking as "just trolling," as "boys will be boys," as… » 1/21/14 4:57pm 1/21/14 4:57pm

Let's Help Nintendo Choose Next Year's "Year Of " Star

The best thing about 2013 is that it's the Year of Luigi. So it's going to suck when 2014 comes around and it's not the Year of Luigi anymore. Unless... » 8/28/13 11:30pm 8/28/13 11:30pm

Want to see what Kotaku will look like in the near future? Kinja—the publishing platform both you and Kotaku use—has a new face and a few new tools. The new design debuts today on Front, Kinja's front page for all the best stories in the Gawker and Kinja networks. » 7/25/13 5:45pm 7/25/13 5:45pm

Yep, The Comments Are Changing A Bit—Now You Can See More of Them At…

Around 8am ET today, readers of Kotaku were able to see the next iteration of the Kinja discussion platform that was designed by our parent company Gawker Media. To be less jargony about it, you'll notice that the parts below the articles look different, the parts where many readers post replies. (You call them… » 8/24/12 10:59am 8/24/12 10:59am