Piracy is the Only Thing Keeping Many Old Video Games Alive

Pirating new video games is a crime. But there's long been a rather grey area around the piracy of old games. And when I say old, I don't mean 2008 old. I mean 1988 old. » 1/29/12 11:00pm 1/29/12 11:00pm

You Know What Video Games Need? More Wise, Witty, and Lecherous Old Men

Commenter Paradox Me believes there's plenty of room in video games for more wise, experienced, and humorously nostalgic old men, leading the charge or just kicking back and telling us all about how Speak Up on Kotaku was better when they were kids. » 10/18/11 11:20am 10/18/11 11:20am

Creating Death Star-Level Crises In Star Wars: The Old Republic

The Old Republic world designer Jesse Sky and his team are responsible for creating Flashpoints, moments of group-based galactic crisis in the game on the same level as the Death Star battle. No pressure. » 2/04/11 11:40am 2/04/11 11:40am

This Week In Video Game Comics [UPDATE]

Clearly getting out of the way of the release of Executive Assistant Iris #3, comic publishers are releasing just two four video-game-themed comics today. Sorry for skipping last week and not getting to post about this Dead Space Extraction comic. » 9/16/09 6:00pm 9/16/09 6:00pm

MGS4 Content Comes to Japan's LittleBigPlanet on Christmas

In Japan, Santa Claus does not have a beard — just a mustache, and an eyepatch. Oh yes; your dreams are almost true. This Christmas, MGS4 and LittleBigPlanet become one. » 12/19/08 4:30am 12/19/08 4:30am