Tracking Down The Odd Rumors About Nintendo's Next Console

Here at Kotaku, we love insider info. We like getting information both from random tipsters and our own sources. And because of those people—to whom we grant anonymity in our reporting—we're able to tell you stories you might not otherwise know about, and give you all the details about games like Titanfall and Alien:… » 1/22/14 1:16pm 1/22/14 1:16pm

Leaked Documents Reveal That Fallout 4 Is Real, Set In Boston

Still upset about that massive Fallout 4 hoax? Here's some good news for you: The next entry in Bethesda's post-apocalyptic RPG series is real, it's in development right now, and, as rumored, it appears to be set in Boston, according to casting documents obtained by Kotaku. » 12/11/13 4:00pm 12/11/13 4:00pm

Rumored Xbox One Launch Issues Lead To Lots Of Questions

As we inch closer and closer to the release of next-gen consoles, we're starting to learn more and more about their features—and some of what we're hearing might not be great news for anyone who expected a totally stable experience at launch. » 10/28/13 6:00pm 10/28/13 6:00pm

Pokemon Leaker Says "Heads Are Rolling" At Nintendo

A bevy of alleged Pokemon X & Y images and videos are currently floating around the web right now, but one leaker in particular caught the attention of a lot of folk on the internet...and Nintendo. » 10/02/13 11:16pm 10/02/13 11:16pm

Here's Why Everyone's Talking About Half-Life 3 Today

If you regularly frequent Reddit, or NeoGAF, or Kotaku's tips inbox, you've probably seen people talking about Half-Life 3 today. Don't get too excited—Valve's next shooter hasn't been announced yet. But there are a lot of rumors floating around. » 10/02/13 10:00am 10/02/13 10:00am

The Ten Biggest Scams In The Chinese Gaming Market

The Chinese gaming market is a very complicated and confusing one. Not only is it chock full of problems, but it is also one that is full of a lot of rumors and scams. Chinese internet portal NetEase has put together a list of 10 of China's biggest gaming lies.

The following are translated excerpts from NetEase. » 9/17/12 7:00am 9/17/12 7:00am

Best Buy Offering Pre-orders For...Half-Life 2: Episode 3? [Update:…

Reddit user Tabisama » 4/18/12 3:40pm 4/18/12 3:40pm strolled into Best Buy, but wasn't expecting to stumble on this pre-order for what appears to be . Looking at this poster, you might think that it's genuine. But looking at that 99,999,999 countdown, you might think otherwise. These teases are not uncommon. After all, everyone knows gamers'…

Nobody Knows How Powerful The Wii U Actually Is

Gamers and game developers have spent much of the past year arguing and speculating over Nintendo's upcoming Wii U console. Will it be more powerful than other gaming devices? Less powerful? Just as powerful? Will it have HD graphics? Online connectivity? Arms? Will it do your taxes? » 4/04/12 1:30pm 4/04/12 1:30pm

What Will Apple Announce at Their Music-Centric September 1 Event?

Apple has finally made their September event official, and it's coming sooner than many expected—the "special event" will be held September 1 in San Francisco, and from the look of things it's going to involve music. » 8/30/10 6:10pm 8/30/10 6:10pm