Nintendo Boss Says Zelda Netflix Rumors Weren't True

Last month, the world freaked out over rumors that Nintendo was working with Netflix to create a live-action TV series based on The Legend of Zelda. Today, the guy who runs Nintendo says those rumors aren't true. » 3/23/15 10:57am 3/23/15 10:57am

Kotaku 'Shop Contest: A Live-Action Legend Of Zelda: Winners!

In last week's 'Shop Contest our image-manipulating community went on a quest to create the perfect live-action Legend of Zelda TV series on the heels of new of a collaboration between Nintendo and Netflix. The winning entries are better than anything those two could put on not-TV. » 2/14/15 5:00pm 2/14/15 5:00pm

The Internet Reacts To A Possible Zelda Netflix Series

The biggest news of the day is undoubtedly that there are plans to make a live-action series on Netflix based on The Legend of Zelda. While it’s not clear whether or not the series will happen, the very idea has people talking. » 2/06/15 6:05pm 2/06/15 6:05pm

Report: Netflix Making Legend of Zelda TV Series

Dark. Violent. Psychologically tortured. Yep, the new trailer for the upcoming Daredevil series looks very promising, indeed. The Netflix show based on Marvel Comics' Man Without Fear debuts on April 10. » 2/04/15 12:15pm 2/04/15 12:15pm

The Best Anime Series On Netflix

Yes, there are a bunch of older classics on the streaming service, from Trigun to Samurai Champloo. But the best anime on Netflix is something fresher. » 1/29/15 11:41am 1/29/15 11:41am

Former Doctor Who to Play One of Marvel's Creepiest Villains

Of all the many bad guys in the Marvel Universe, the one that's always disturbed me the most has been Zebediah Kilgrave, otherwise known as the Purple Man. The guy's superpower is make people do whatever he says. Gross, no? And now he's going to be played by David Tennant, one of the most affable actors to ever play… » 1/26/15 1:33pm 1/26/15 1:33pm

Mike Colter, the guy who's been playing the newest Halo character has just been cast as super-strong hero Luke Cage in Marvel/Netflix's upcoming interlocking Defenders miniseries, according to The Hollywood Reporter. » 12/22/14 3:45pm 12/22/14 3:45pm

PlayStation TV's Video App Selection Is Rather Sparse Right Now

Those looking to pick up a PlayStation TV micro-console tomorrow with an eye on streaming television shows and movies might be a little disappointed. Right now it's got Sony's streaming service, Crunchyroll, Crackle, and that's it. » 10/13/14 10:15pm 10/13/14 10:15pm

This Is the First Weekend in America With No Saturday Morning Cartoons

Saturday morning American broadcast TV was once animation's home field. Filling a cereal bowl with artificially colored sugar pebbles and staring at the tube was every kid's weekend plan. Not any more: For the first time in 50-plus years, you won't find a block of animation on broadcast this morning. It's the end of… » 10/04/14 11:00am 10/04/14 11:00am

Flix Plus Customizes Netflix to Your Heart's Desire

Chrome: Flix Plus, a new extension from us at Lifehacker, adds new features and tweaks to Netflix.com, letting you filter its recommendations, remove spoilers, use keyboard shortcuts, and a whole lot more. » 10/01/14 9:37am 10/01/14 9:37am

Just When You Thought Netflix Worked Fine, Along Comes The Oculus Rift

Get ready. When the Oculus Rift really hits it big, there'll be loads of things that you do now very quickly and very easily that will suddenly become very hard, because the Oclus Rift will make it hard. Your Facebook jokes have been done to death, but let's not forget the danger facing other services like Netflix. » 8/20/14 8:50pm 8/20/14 8:50pm

How EA Access Will Work, According To EA

Last week, Electronic Arts announced a new online gaming service called EA Access for the Xbox One. It sounded like a promising deal to many gamers: a Netflix-style subscription service that would give people access to a library of EA games for $5 a month, or $30 a year. But many important questions remained… » 8/08/14 1:00pm 8/08/14 1:00pm

The 20 Best Movies Disappearing From Netflix Tomorrow

It's that time again. When the clock strikes midnight tonight—or sometime around then—dozens of movies will disappear from Netflix's streaming larders. Fortunately, you've still got time to plow through a few of your favorites. Here's a list of the very best movies that'll be gone come July. » 6/30/14 1:04pm 6/30/14 1:04pm

Report: Xbox Will Stop Charging You To Watch Netflix, Hulu

According to "multiple sources within Microsoft", Ars Technica is reporting that Microsoft is set to ditch its long-standing strategy of making users pay for Xbox Live Gold to access services like Netflix and Hulu Plus. Services users already pay for anyway. » 5/12/14 8:05pm 5/12/14 8:05pm

Famous Game Creators Are Fighting For Internet Freedom

The Internet is in danger, everyone. That sounds like kind of a silly thing to say, but it's true. While not yet set in stone, the FCC has made disconcerting plans to allow companies to divide this beautiful web of ours into potentially expensive tiers. Gaming stands to take a massive hit too. Here's why. » 5/02/14 7:07pm 5/02/14 7:07pm

You Have Just ONE WEEK To Finish 24 On Netflix

THE CLOCK IS TICKING, BAUER. On April 1, Netflix is removing 24 from their instant streaming services. That means you have just one week to catch up on the high-octane show before it comes back for a 12-episode limited run in May. » 3/25/14 10:40am 3/25/14 10:40am

Netflix Will Pay for Better Speed on Comcast's Internet

The Wall Street Journal reports that Netflix and Comcast—the company that just bought up Time Warner Cable, remember—reached a landmark deal with potentially serious ramifications for net neutrality. Basically, Netflix is going to pay Comcast for more direct access to its network. » 2/23/14 3:25pm 2/23/14 3:25pm

The 20 Best Movies Disappearing From Netflix Tomorrow

When the clock strikes its last midnight in 2013—or somewhere around there, anyway—dozens of movies will disappear from Netflix streaming. Fortunately, you've still got some time to churn through the ones you'll miss the most. Here's a list of the very best of the movies that'll be gone in 2014. » 12/27/13 11:03am 12/27/13 11:03am