If Top Gear Reviewed High-Performance Starships

It stands to reason that if the world of Chris Roberts' ambitious crowd-funded space sim Star Citizen has television commercials for new starships, it would likely have its own space-themed version of Top Gear as well. Here's what that looks like. » 9/13/14 12:00pm 9/13/14 12:00pm

One Kerbal Player Launched The Silliest Car in History Into Space

Unmanned, of course. Because putting living beings inside a Reliant Robin, even if it's upgraded for space travel, is just irresponsible. » 3/13/14 4:30am 3/13/14 4:30am

Classic Video Games With Real-Life Backdrops Are Delightful

Video games from the 8-bit and 16-bit era mixed with real life environments look awesome, and it's a technique that lets anyone's creativity shine. It's something that Kotaku has covered before but it would be a mistake to not share the new ones. » 5/23/13 8:00pm 5/23/13 8:00pm

Real Life Photos Mixed With 16-Bit Video Games Are Amazing

The 16-bit era had unique visuals. Simple yet bright and colorful, we could always get lost in the tiny details. Taking parts of these memorable games and mixing them with a real life environment might sound odd, but if done right the results are beautiful. » 4/18/13 8:15pm 4/18/13 8:15pm

Jeremy Clarkson Talks About...a Halo Warthog

If you've ever wanted to hear the Top Gear star drawl "light plasma cannons", you should watch this clip of Jeremy Clarkson giving the rundown on the Warthog that'll feature in Halo 4. » 8/31/11 1:00am 8/31/11 1:00am

Free BBC America Shows Hit PlayStation Network

Episodes of Doctor Who are coming to the PlayStation Network Store; episodes of Top Gear already are there, and two are free. The freebie vids kickoff an arrangement bringing BBC America programming to PSN's video service. » 11/28/10 2:00pm 11/28/10 2:00pm

Can A Video Game Make You Into An Elite Race Driver?

iRacing is an extremely realistic racing simulator. Its top driver won $10,000, despite never driving over 100 mph in real life. Top Gear put him in an open-wheel racer to see if digital skills translate to real racing prowess. » 11/28/10 1:00pm 11/28/10 1:00pm

Forza 3 And All Its DLC Ultimately Collected

Microsoft kicks off a multi-year partnership with BBC hit television show Top Gear next month, packing in 90 minutes of Top Gear TV content into the Forza Motorsport 3 Ultimate Collection, along with every bit of DLC released so far. » 9/30/10 6:00pm 9/30/10 6:00pm

Gran Turismo Creator Takes To Top Gear's Test Track

Continuing a partnership begun with the game's prologue, Gran Turismo 5 is once again teaming up with British TV series Top Gear, with the inclusion of the show's famous test track in Sony's PS3 racer. » 4/22/10 4:30am 4/22/10 4:30am