Portal 2, The Best Game of 2011 is the Kotaku Game Club's First Game of…

Welcome back, Game Club! It's a brand new year, and we should make sure to start it on the right foot, right? There's no better way to do that, I think, then to play a game we know is going to be great. Since we just gave Portal 2 our Game of the Year Award, I'm pretty sure it's a good choice. » 1/04/12 5:45pm 1/04/12 5:45pm

An Older Guy Who Prefers Crosswords to Video Games

It's not that they're no fun, or have something against games, but we all know someone who seems to prefer the most analog means of interactive entertainment—a good old pencil and paper—over all of the modern media. Here are some gift ideas that will both cater to that preference and maybe nudge him to try something… » 12/06/11 7:30pm 12/06/11 7:30pm

PopCap Planning Bloodless Zombie Apocalypse

Zombies are THE pop-cultural touchstones of our times. There is probably a deep-seated psychological reason for this based upon post-millennial angst, Generation Z nihilism and half a dozen other things, but I for one can't be bothered looking into it. Let's just say that if an actual » 11/18/08 3:20pm 11/18/08 3:20pm Zombie Apocalypse were to happen…