The Vita Gets A Sweet-Looking New Action Game

Freedom Wars, announced for Japan last year, is coming to North America at some point in 2014. Sony announced the news on their YouTube channel alongside this new trailer (above) for the upcoming Vita game, which lets you team up with other players to take down monsters and shoot your way through prison colonies. » 4/14/14 10:22am Monday 10:22am

Here's A Game You Can't Judge By Its Graphics

When I sat down at a park bench in the Yerba Buena gardens by the Game Developers Conference last week to play a build of Road Not Taken—a game named after the Robert Frost poem—my initial thought was that it seemed too adorable to say anything particularly deep. Like say, commenting on the inability to lead a perfect… » 3/24/14 4:30pm 3/24/14 4:30pm

Trippy game gets trippy, interactive trailer. Metrico—which charmed the heck out of me when I saw it at PAX Prime last year—offers a small glimpse at the gameplay and design sensibilities inside its infographic, puzzle-heavy world. There's a bit more about the upcoming Vita release at the official PlayStation blog. » 3/14/14 4:30pm 3/14/14 4:30pm

The Game Release Calendar, With Deals

Welcome to version 2.0 of our pre-order guide. We've turned our list into a calendar, and we'll be expanding to include things like movies and books in addition to games. Find a deal we missed? Is a deal we posted expired? Got a solid release date on a game missing from our list? Let us know in the comments, with… » 2/15/14 1:18pm 2/15/14 1:18pm

The Walking Dead Compendium, Game Of Thrones, Humble Weekly [Deals]

These beautiful compendiums are must-buys for Walking Dead fans, and the perfect way for those new to the series, or even to the medium, to jump in. At only $25/piece, no reason to hesitate in adding these to your collection. » 2/13/14 2:00pm 2/13/14 2:00pm

Pre-Order Titanfall And 2014's Biggest Titles, PSN Update [Deals]

In the biggest Kotaku Deals roundup so far this year, we've got pre-order discounts on all the biggest games of 2014, deals on PS+ and LIVE subscriptions, Xbox One bundles and the Playstation 4 in stock, a new Humble Weekly, the new Playstation Vita up for pre-order, your PSN/LIVE/eShop updates, and more. » 2/12/14 1:15pm 2/12/14 1:15pm

Playstation Vita Borderlands 2 Bundle Pre-Orders Are Live

The new Playstation Vita is lighter, slimmer, and has a better battery, and this bundle includes the excellent Borderlands 2, complete with cross-save functionality with the PS3 version. $200 gets you the console, the game, and an 8GB memory card, and you can pre-order now with price-match guarantee. No charge until it … » 2/11/14 5:02pm 2/11/14 5:02pm

The Playstation Network 14 for '14 Sale Starts Tomorrow

Not content to just delivery a great month of free games for Playstation Plus members, Sony has announced the 14 for '14 sale, which is actually a lie since there are 28 games discounted. Normally we would pick the cream of the crop to post, but almost everything on offer is both worth playing and a good deal. As… » 1/13/14 2:15pm 1/13/14 2:15pm

Playstation Plus One Year Membership For $22 [Updated]

At midnight ET eBay will have a year of Playstation Plus, the second best value in gaming behind the Humble Bundle, for a ridiculously low $22. This is the lowest price ever for the membership, and quite possibly the lowest we'll see it before next Black Friday. The rush to buy this is going to be insane, and it's… » 11/28/13 10:08pm 11/28/13 10:08pm

Enslaved, Brothers, Mario 3D World, Odin Sphere, Dollhouse [Deals]

Black Friday is just about upon us, Cyber Monday is just around the corner, and there's a Steam Autumn Sale happening, and yet we still have an entire additional set of great deals for you to pick through below. It's a great day to pick up Enslaved on the PC if you missed it on the consoles. » 11/27/13 2:30pm 11/27/13 2:30pm

Grand Theft Auto V $34, Dark Souls $6, Bioshock Infinite $20 [Deals]

Our Black Friday Deals Guide is coming later today, but there's no need to wait for that, because three of the biggest games of the year are all on sale at historic low prices, in addition to a slew of blu-rays. Friendly reminder, follow us on Twitter or you will miss time-sensitive deals. » 11/26/13 1:15pm 11/26/13 1:15pm