Popular Marijuana-Growing Game Pulled From The App Store

You can find places to buy weed on the app store. You can rate different strains of weed. You can download apps that teach you more about marijuana, or get apps that will give you various cosmetic weed changes to your phone. You can even roll fake joints. You can't, however, download a game where you grow marijuana. » 5/21/14 6:00pm 5/21/14 6:00pm

The King of Cannabis And The Search For Rare Marijuana Strains

Arjan Roskam. Don't know who he is? He's behind a number of famous marijuana strains, like White Widow and Super Silver Haze—and behind the huge Green House Seed Company, which makes millions of dollars every year, all around an empire of weed. If you smoke pot, chances are, you're familiar with this guy's product… » 8/09/13 10:00pm 8/09/13 10:00pm

Ten Stolen Controllers, Xbox 420, and One Yellow Bicycle

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. » 7/08/13 4:30pm 7/08/13 4:30pm

I Used To Smoke Pot Every Time I Played A Video Game. Here's Why I…

I started smoking pot during my junior year of college, after a loud and messy breakup with my first girlfriend that sent me into an absolutely manic rage. It was shortly after she left, bawling, that one of my roommates asked if I wanted to get high. I guess that was his way of trying to make me feel better. That… » 2/26/13 9:30am 2/26/13 9:30am

Atari 2600 Devs Talk About Pot Smoking, Whips and Flying Frogs

Click to view » 11/21/08 3:30am 11/21/08 3:30am Howard Scott Warshaw, creator of Yars' Revenge, has been tracking down the former game developers for the original Atari, the 70s company that gave us all of those great (and not so great) 2600 games. The resulting video interviews, Once Upon Atari, give us a glimpse into the chaotic, bizarre and…