A Computer Mind To Finger The Real Bullies, Pedophiles and Killers of…

When the text-heavy fantasy worlds of multi-user dungeons first invaded the mainframes of Essex University and the dial-ups of Compuserve, there were few rules in place and even fewer ways to enforce them. » 10/31/10 10:30am 10/31/10 10:30am

PC Gaming Week Confessional, McWhertor Edition

We are all over PC gaming this week, but what do we know about PC gaming? Each day, one Kotaku editor will reveal their PC gaming knowledge and share some memories. Yesterday, you read about Luke Plunkett's love for PC gaming, now it's my turn. » 10/29/10 7:30pm 10/29/10 7:30pm

The Future of PC Gaming, According To The Lead Creator Of League of…

For PC Gaming Week, Kotaku has invited top creators to predict the future of computer gaming. Now, we hear from Marc Merrill, top man at Riot Games, the development studio behind the Defense of the Ancients-inspired League of Legends. » 10/29/10 3:00pm 10/29/10 3:00pm

Who Is The Greatest PC Developer Of All Time?

Ask that question 100 times and you'll get 100 different answers. Lucasarts. Sierra. Bethesda. Valve. Westwood. Ask me 100 times, though, and I'll give you the same answer 100 times running: Origin. » 10/29/10 2:00pm 10/29/10 2:00pm

Tell Us Your Favorite Mods

Mods are what happens when somebody takes a game, cracks it open and either adds or fixes stuff that wasn't in the final retail product. They're a big reason people play PC games, and we want to hear your favourites. » 10/29/10 12:40pm 10/29/10 12:40pm

Meet Garry, The Guy Who Re-Made How We Re-Make PC Games

Garry Newman has one of PC gaming's better-known first names — and one of its best grassroots success stories. » 10/29/10 10:40am 10/29/10 10:40am

"We are watermelons. This is my kind of cruel humor." "b-buck's dance video is kind of a classic." "Everything FancyPants does is gold." "The first person project…

Razer's Ironclad Mouse Mat Put To The Test

Remember the time you first tried a PC gaming mouse mat? Not a mouse pad, a mouse mat. I remember it like it was half an hour ago. I tried one that was sandblasted for elite PC gamers. » 10/28/10 4:20pm 10/28/10 4:20pm

When An MMO Dies

A tricked-out dune buggy busts through a mural made up of post-apocalyptic imagery and battered road signs in the front of NetDevil's Colorado offices, a lasting reminder of a world that came and went in the blink of an eye. » 10/28/10 2:30pm 10/28/10 2:30pm

The Future of PC Gaming, According To The Lead Creator Of BioShock

For PC Gaming Week, Kotaku has invited top creators to predict the future of computer gaming. Today, we hear from Ken Levine, head of Irrational Games, the heralded studio behind System Shock 2, BioShock and the forthcoming BioShock Infinite. » 10/28/10 11:00am 10/28/10 11:00am

Microsoft's Computer Gave Birth To Japanese Gaming Legends

Microsoft has been successful the world over with its operating systems. Even in Japan, Windows is the most common OS. However, the computer giant hasn't seen those same results there with gaming. That hasn't always been the case. » 10/28/10 5:00am 10/28/10 5:00am

PC Gaming Week Confessional, Luke Edition

We are all over PC gaming this week, but what do we know about PC gaming? Each day, one Kotaku editor will reveal their PC gaming knowledge and share some memories. Yesterday you read about Ashcraft's experiences, now it's my turn. » 10/28/10 2:30am 10/28/10 2:30am

The Story Of The Biggest Computer Game Of All Time

For twenty years, one video game has tormented the office workers of the world more than any other. And it has nothing to do with farms, orcs or terrorists. » 10/27/10 1:30pm 10/27/10 1:30pm

The Future of PC Gaming, According To The Lead Creator Of Crysis

For PC Gaming Week, Kotaku has invited top creators to predict the future of computer gaming. Today, Cevat Yerli, CEO of Crytek, makers of legendary PC-only first-person shooter Crysis and 2011's PC and console Crysis 2. » 10/27/10 10:40am 10/27/10 10:40am

AMD Radeon HD 6870 Review

AMD has enjoyed a terrific run with the Radeon HD 5000 series as it took Nvidia no less than six months to counter with its initial Fermi products. » 10/27/10 10:00am 10/27/10 10:00am

- Intel Core i7 920 (Overclocked @ 3.70GHz) - x3 2GB G.Skill DDR3 PC3-12800 (CAS 9-9-9-24) - Asus P6T Deluxe (Intel X58) - OCZ GameXStream (700W) - Seagate…