Read EA's Aggressive Warning Letter to a Former Employee [UPDATE]

Like any other big company, there are probably good sides to working at EA, and there are probably bad sides. Here's one of the bad sides: the publisher keeps track of former employees, and sends them threatening letters when it's worried those former employees will start spilling company secrets. » 9/25/12 11:00pm 9/25/12 11:00pm

Talk iPhone Gaming and Console Surprises Live on Kotaku Talk Radio Now

Join us live today on CBS Radio for our latest episode of Kotaku Talk Radio. A show so special it needs two special guests. » 1/27/10 1:00pm 1/27/10 1:00pm

Ngmoco, Geoff Keighley Join This Week's Apple-Flavored Podcast

Kotaku's podcast waits for no man, not even Steve Jobs. Today, when Apple starts the rumored Tablet press conference, we start our podcast. Call in to talk to guests Geoff Keighley and top folks from premiere iPhone game publisher ngmoco. » 1/27/10 10:40am 1/27/10 10:40am

The iPhone's Online Identity Crisis

Initially conceived as a multimedia device, the iPhone overcame a number of hurdles to become a popular gaming portable. But one surprising problem still haunts the device's gaming capabilities. » 12/04/09 6:00pm 12/04/09 6:00pm

Free-To-Play First-Person Shooter Hits iPhone

Ngmoco's first-person shooter Eliminate hit the iPhone and iPod Touch yesterday sporting a unique pricing system and some pretty slick multiplayer gaming. » 11/03/09 11:20am 11/03/09 11:20am

Guitar Hero, Madden, Eliminate Play The Monetization Game

Kai Huang, Peter Moore and Neil Young forecast a grim future for physical media at the University of California at Berkeley's PLAY Conference this past weekend. » 10/19/09 2:30am 10/19/09 2:30am

Touch Pets: Dogs Impressions: Sounds A Lot Dirtier Than It Feels

I'm no stranger to pet sims, but I'm not sure if I get the point of them. It's a virtual pet that has the ability to guilt you if you neglect it. » 10/01/09 9:20pm 10/01/09 9:20pm

Rolando 2 Micro Review: Rolando Keeps On Rolling

We reviewed the first Rolando back in January. January 2009. Now, it's only July, and the sequel is upon us. That's a pretty swift turnaround, handheld platform or not. » 7/14/09 1:00pm 7/14/09 1:00pm

Rolando Being Pulled From App Store [Update]

Rolando is, at the moment anyways, the perfect example of how to do an iPhone game right. Anyone who hasn't yet sampled its delights may want to hurry, though, as the game's about to be yanked from the App Store. » 6/29/09 8:00pm 6/29/09 8:00pm

iPhone: The Great White Hype?

The iPhone has been heralded as the second coming of mobile games. But just how important a piece of the more than $5 billion dollar mobile game industry is it? » 6/19/09 6:00pm 6/19/09 6:00pm

Sega President Departs To Helm ngmoco's iPhone Network

President and COO of Sega of America Simon Jeffery has left the house of Sonic, hitching his executive wagon to iPhone developer and publisher ngmoco—you know, the one former Electronic Arts exec Neil Young co-founded in 2008. » 6/15/09 4:40pm 6/15/09 4:40pm

Ngmoco Says No-Go To iPhone 3GS Exclusives

Leading iPhone game publisher Ngmoco has no plans to release exclusive games for the newly announced iPhone 3GS, instead offering a more creative way to take advantage of the new model's increased graphical power. » 6/10/09 12:40pm 6/10/09 12:40pm

Star Defense Micro-Review: Tower Defense in Spaaaace

Star Defense is Ngmoco's take on tower defense games. Yes, that means yet another tower defense game for the iPhone and iPod Touch. » 6/08/09 2:30pm 6/08/09 2:30pm

Rolando 2 Trailer Enters The Third Dimension


Despite being a blast, people knocked the first Rolando for looking too much like LocoRoco. Wonder if those same people will knock the sequel for looking too much like LittleBigPlanet? » 5/07/09 12:30am 5/07/09 12:30am

GDC Panel: Why The iPhone Just Changed Everything

Neil Young, founder of iPhone gaming guru ngmoco:), kicked off GDC's iPhone gaming panels with a talk on how Apple's little monster has revolutionized the game-making and game-playing process. » 3/23/09 4:40pm 3/23/09 4:40pm