Ninja Far Cry 4 Player Kills 24 Dudes In Under Two Minutes

Ok, so this video by YouTuber Frank Zappa racing through De Pleur's fortress in Far Cry 4 and stealth-killing baddies like a boss was obviously rehearsed. But man, those long-distance knife throws! It's also fun to imagine that it's actually Frank Zappa ninja-running Far Cry rather than Ajay Ghale. » 1/02/15 5:00pm 1/02/15 5:00pm

Dishonored's Party Level Rewrote The Rules Of Stealth Games


The mission seems to be going well enough; it's been tough, but you've persevered, making your way through some tense situations by avoiding the gaze of patrolling guards. You've just infiltrated the enemy base—now it's time to assassinate someone. You're hiding, maybe in the bushes or around a corner, and wham,… » 7/30/14 10:15am 7/30/14 10:15am

Tangiers is described as a "dark and uneasy" stealth game. Well, its new trailer is exactly that. The Thief-inspired, somewhat recently Kickstarted PC stealth-em-up is nearing its beta development phase, and is expected to get a release date within a couple weeks. » 5/29/14 5:50am 5/29/14 5:50am

The guys behind Sneaky Bastards have published a "2014 Manifesto" on the stealth genre. And whether you can even call it that. If you enjoy any part of a game where you're sneaking around, go read it. » 1/15/14 1:00am 1/15/14 1:00am

Help Make A Video Game Magazine Called Sneaky Bastards (With Awesome …

Aussie writer Daniel Hindes, who for a while has run a niche site called Sneaky Bastards, wants to take the idea of discussing stealth games to a more tangible format. Hence, Sneaky Bastards, the magazine. » 1/11/13 2:00am 1/11/13 2:00am

The Best Stealth Moments Of 2012

2012 was a banner year for stealth games. From January up through December, we got to play a healthy variety of games involving dozens of different types of sneaking, skulking, lurking, and sklurking. (It's a thing.) » 12/19/12 8:00pm 12/19/12 8:00pm

How Not to Be Seen in Dishonored

The plague-infested streets and alleys of Dishonored's industrial city of Dunwall are rather dark and shadowy, but without proper use of stealth techniques one might as well be stomping through them on mechanical legs. » 8/23/12 10:00am 8/23/12 10:00am

Best Game Ever: Thief: The Dark Project is the Only Way to Stealth

Thought we forgot about Speak Up on Kotaku's Best Game Ever? We were only biding our time until commenter DocSeuss and admitted his love for the one stealth action game that got nearly everything right. » 3/28/12 5:30pm 3/28/12 5:30pm

Be Very, Very Quiet; We're Stealthing Through Deus Ex: Human Revolution

You can charge through Deus Ex: Human Revolution guns ablaze, but you'll miss out on the special moments shared by the game's characters when they don't know you're there. » 7/29/11 1:40pm 7/29/11 1:40pm

Which crappy scifi vehicle is right for you?

Let's face it. If sweet science fictional rides like Airwolf or KITT actually existed, laymen like us wouldn't get first dibs. No, we'd probably get saddled with whatever comically impractical vehicles the Tony Starks of the world don't scoop up. » 4/18/11 12:20pm 4/18/11 12:20pm

Science Takes One Step Closer To Rendering Us Invisible

Invisibility cloaks; stealth armor; invisible jets - a team of physicists at Scotland's University of St Andrews have made a breakthrough that could make these items a reality. » 11/04/10 2:30pm 11/04/10 2:30pm

A More Advanced Look At Splinter Cell Conviction


You've read Totilo's hands-on with Splinter Cell Conviction from the Tokyo Game Show; now watch game designer Dean Evans walk us through the level, showing off the game's innovative new features. » 10/15/09 1:20pm 10/15/09 1:20pm