The First Five Vaguely Familiar Minutes Of Axiom Verge

We've never been here before, but it sure feels like we have. It's hard to watch the first five minutes of Axiom Verge and not feel just a little bit Metroid-y. » 3/30/15 9:30pm 33 minutes ago

Battlefield Hardline: The Kotaku Review

I really wish Hardline could deal with being a bad cop. The lack of rewards, unlocks or even acknowledgement for shooting people means it all takes place in a weird moral environment, where only good exists. » 3/27/15 10:40am Friday 10:40am

You Can Finally Suspend Games On PS4 Now

Sony released a new firmware patch for the PS4 today, and with it, the suspend/resume feature promised way back in February of 2013 is finally here. » 3/26/15 2:00pm Thursday 2:00pm

Bloodborne Players Are Killing Themselves In The Most Unlikely Place

The PS4's next firmware update, 2.50 "Yukimura," goes live tomorrow. You can find a list of Yukimura's additions, including the new HDD Backup and Suspend & Resume features, on the PlayStation Blog here. » 3/25/15 6:00am Wednesday 6:00am

The Moment I Lost Everything In Bloodborne

In terms of the way we discuss it, playing From Software games is kinda like fishing. You once caught a fish this big. You beat this boss first time. You were wandering around Anor Londo with 500,000 souls in New Game+ and got skewered by archers 500 metres away. » 3/24/15 10:51pm Tuesday 10:51pm

Tips For Playing Bloodborne

You may have noticed a lot of people talking about the new PS4 game Bloodborne. It's good, they say. It's really difficult, they say. Maybe you've considered checking it out, but you're worried about that difficulty. I'm here to help. » 3/24/15 4:20pm 3/24/15 4:20pm

Bloodborne Isn't As Brutal When It Glitches Out

Bloodborne can be pretty brutal...unless it happens to hiccup. While it might not be particularly common, when Bloodborne glitches out, just about anything can happen. » 3/24/15 2:45pm 3/24/15 2:45pm

See If I Die In The First Five Minutes Of Bloodborne

Being a From Software title in the Something Souls vein, the only thing keeping me from endless death is loading screens and cinematics. Can I beat the clock? » 3/24/15 1:02pm 3/24/15 1:02pm

You Should Be Level 20 For Dragon Age's Surprise 1.5GB DLC

The surprise Jaws of Hakkon downloadable expansion for Dragon Age Inquisition appears to be designed for people who’ve played a fair amount of the game. Out today for PC and Xbox One, it advises players to be level 20. » 3/24/15 11:05am 3/24/15 11:05am

I Bought the Final Fantasy XV Demo for $18

Final Fantasy Type-0 was released in Japan this past Thursday—two days later than in America. But like many of you, I was more interested in the Final Fantasy XV demo than Type-0 itself. » 3/24/15 4:00am 3/24/15 4:00am

The First Five Fairytale Minutes Of Woolfe: The Red Hood Diaries

I'd be remiss if I didn't correct my headline with the official tagline for Woolfe: The Red Hood Diaries. This is no fairy tale. There's nothing fair about it. » 3/23/15 1:30pm 3/23/15 1:30pm

About half of the studio behind Driveclub are getting laid off, according to Eurogamer. Created by veteran developers Evolution Studios, the PS4 exclusive racing game suffered an extremely rocky launch last year, but a series of updates improved Driveclub significantly. » 3/23/15 7:42am 3/23/15 7:42am

God of War III Remastered will be coming to PS4 on July 14, just in time for the series' 10th anniversary. The last part of Kratos' deity-destroying journey originally came out for the PS3 in 2010. » 3/20/15 1:07pm 3/20/15 1:07pm

FutureGrind: The Basics

What is it? The developers see FutureGrind as a mix of Uniracers and OlliOlli, though you just might see some Trials here, too. It's about a year out from completion. » 3/19/15 11:20am 3/19/15 11:20am

Q&A: The People Behind Helldivers Spill Some Secrets

I like Helldivers. It's one of my favorite PS4 games. But I had 11 questions about it. I posed them to one of the game's designers. He had answers. Thank goodness. » 3/18/15 3:50pm 3/18/15 3:50pm