12 Low-Budget Robot Movies That Are Better Than Transformers

This weekend, we'll all be watching giant robots turn into trucks and dinosaurs, and it'll be like fireworks for your brain. But robots can do more than just throw down — they can make us question the nature of existence. Here are 12 mindblowing indie movies about robots that you could watch instead of Transformers. » 6/25/14 2:24pm 6/25/14 2:24pm

You Could Own This Joystick That Landed Astronauts on the Moon

Want to make your sci-fi video games feel more authentic? Or maybe just need a new ornament for beside the fireplace? Then how about buying this joystick, which was used by astronaut Dave Scott to land the Falcon lunar module during the Apollo 15 mission in 1971. » 5/09/14 7:20am 5/09/14 7:20am

If Driving On The Moon Is This Hard, I'm Amazed Anyone Survived It

The latest "Real Driving Simulator" lets you really simulate driving on the moon. So here's how to unlock the "Lunar Roving Vehicle LEV-001 '71" in Gran Turismo 6, as well as a glimpse into the dangers of life on the Moon. » 12/06/13 1:15pm 12/06/13 1:15pm

The Best Looking Beat 'em Up Games From The 16-Bit Era

The beat 'em up genre flourished in the nineties, with Capcom and Konami leading the way on the SNES and on the SEGA Genesis, as well as with a huge amount of great arcade games that never got a home console port. » 3/12/13 9:30pm 3/12/13 9:30pm

Rise From Your Graves, It's Black Ops Rezurrection Day

It's time to strap on your space suit, dual wield your space guns, and take out some space zombies on the moon, as Activision and Treyarch launch the all-zombie Rezurrection map pack for Black Ops on the Xbox 360. » 8/23/11 10:40am 8/23/11 10:40am

Black Ops' Rezurrection DLC is One Small Step for Zombie-Kind


Nacht der Untoten. Verruckt. Shi No Numa. Der Riese. These names strike terror in the hearts of anyone that dared venture into the undead playgrounds of Call of Duty: World at War. The zombie story started there. It ends on the Moon. » 8/03/11 5:40pm 8/03/11 5:40pm

Yes, Moon Would Definitely Work As A Retro Adventure Game

There's a saying I just made up: every video game ever made looks better interpreted as an early 1990s Lucasarts adventure game. That rule also applies to film adaptations. » 3/22/11 4:00am 3/22/11 4:00am

Prepare Your Questions About Autobots and Decepticons

Start rehearsing your nerdiest Transformer questions, because we've got a bona fide Transformers game developer sitting in the guest chair live on Wednesday's Kotaku Talk Radio. Call in and ask them. I'll have mine ready, for sure. » 6/07/10 4:30pm 6/07/10 4:30pm

Burnout Paradise On The Moon?

A post on Burnout developer Criterion Games' website reveals plans for downloadable content that never made it to fruition, including boats, helicopters, time travel, and yes - Burnout on the moon. » 12/18/09 11:20am 12/18/09 11:20am

Shattered Horizon: One Giant Whoops For Mankind

On this, the 40th anniversary of man walking on the moon, Shattered Horizon developer Futuremark Games Studio reminds us why humanity can't have nice things. » 7/20/09 10:40am 7/20/09 10:40am