Grand Theft Auto's Unexplained Myths

Every GTA hides secrets—rare and strange occurrences that would be right at home inside an episode of The X-Files. Some of them are scripted. Some aren't. All of them end up logged and documented by players. » 10/22/14 7:30pm 10/22/14 7:30pm

Kotaku 'Shop Contest: Sexy Video Game Halloween Returns: The Winners?

Kotaku 'Shop Contest: Sexy Video Game Halloween Returns

It's that time of year again, when the specialty shops are packed with "sexy" Halloween costumes aimed at titillating the gaming set. There's sexy plumbers, sexy elves and sexy assassins all over the place, but they're generally crap. Let's show them how it's done. » 10/12/14 8:20pm 10/12/14 8:20pm

Producer Hints Call of Duty: Ghosts May Release on Wii U [Corrected]

Through the game's original announcement and since its next-generation console reveal, Activision has steadfastly refused to say if the game was coming to Wii U. The game's executive producer, however, indicated that it may. » 6/12/13 9:30am 6/12/13 9:30am

Play This Funky, Spooky Mystery Game For Free

There'll always be a place for the opaque in gaming—mysterious games that don't immediately express their intent with garish tutorial pop-ups and button-prompts. Jake Clover's Nuign Specter, a free experimental PC game, definitely falls into that category. » 10/25/12 2:30pm 10/25/12 2:30pm

The Haunting Of A Majora's Mask Cartridge

So there was this guy, and he bought a Majora's Mask cartridge from a creepy old guy, and it had wicked scary glitches in it, like Link would burst into flame while the Song of Healing played backward, and ... » 9/11/10 2:00pm 9/11/10 2:00pm

Madden Cover Athlete Hurts Himself

Madden NFL 10 co-cover athlete Troy Polamalu did just fine in the season opener between the Titans and the Steelers last night, until an injury put him out of commission for 3 to 6 weeks. » 9/11/09 10:20am 9/11/09 10:20am