Today on Highlight Reel we have rhythmic snake monsters, loafing Assassin’s Creed workers, Black Ops 3 mistakes, and much more.
NOTE: This article was taken directly from my academic paper, “Effort Upon Effort: Japanese Influences in Western First-Person Shooters”, which was originally published on December 17, 2015.
This isn’t the country’s first KFC buffet. Let’s hope it’s not the last, either.
Literally! See, there’s localization, and then, there’s localization.
Picture this: you are a game developer, and you are currently working on a shooter. Obviously you are going to design weapons that pack a punch, program the AI so that it can adapt to sundry in-game situations , and design environments that can accommodate multiple combat tactics and strategies that can range from…
Today on Highlight Reel we have a Fallout character trapped painfully betwixt life and death, CQC in Metal Gear, terrifying mime zombies, and much more.
Today on Highlight Reel we have special viewer requests, Rocket League backflips, a drunk Batmobile, and much more!
I hear Metroid Prime is a pretty good game. Let’s stream it!
Today on Highlight Reel we have powerful magic, physics-defying ships, invisible planes, Destiny plays, and much more!
“You’ve been telling us for years that you want Resident Evil 2 to be remade,” said Capcom producer Yoshiaki Hirabyashi, “and we haven’t been able to make it happen...until now.”
Before we begin, let me make one thing perfectly clear: I LOVE anime and first-person shooters. In fact, I’ve been watching and playing them respectively since my pre-teens, and I’ve always been captivated by the former’s depth (when done right) and the latter’s high-octane action (again, when done right).
Today on Highlight Reel we have hijackings, bad football rulings, a talking horse’s ass, a Dragon Age NPC noping the hell out of a fight and much more!
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On today’s Highlight Reel we have flying zombies in Dying Light, flying cats in GTA V, nude Trevor and much more!
On today’s Highlight Reel we have fence failures, fast Bloodborne deaths, boomerang rebar, train rides and much more!
On today's Highlight Reel we have stylish aerial maneuvers in GTA, deadly assassinations, powerful jumps and much more!
What could be better than a group photo featuring the largest number of Kotaku staff ever assembled in one spot? Just about every entry in last week's 'Shop Contest.
Look at us. We're just asking for it.
In Highlight Reel today we have a load of Dying Light clips, some explosive gas tankers in GTA V, parachute skateboarding action in H1z1 and more!