Strangest Pets in Video Games

With quirky personalities all their own, it's difficult to not fall in love with pets. We're intrigued by their thought-processes and smitten by their charm, even if they cannot use magic spells to destroy our enemies as our video game companions often can. Inspired in part by Fiery Corgis in WOW, here are some of the… » 11/05/14 5:30am 11/05/14 5:30am

Look At These Game Developers Do Normal People Things Like Cuddle Their…

There are few things in life as sweet or satisfying as the companionship of a pet. Okay, I think I'm saying that as a crazy-cat-lady-in-the-making, but still! Unable to get a pet of my own, I thought I'd ask developers about their pets. It's a living vicariously through other people thing. Plus, who can resist… » 7/06/12 7:00pm 7/06/12 7:00pm

Possible World Exclusive: Kinect Dog Food Game

There is a Kinect-powered video game in the Columbus Circle subway station in New York City. It's being used to sell dog food. Because Kotaku never rests, and because we can't let Game Informer and television's Geoff Keighley hog all the big video game world exclusive announcements, your editor-in-chief had to stop… » 5/07/12 11:30am 5/07/12 11:30am