1.4 Million Unsold Video Games Won't Be Buried in the Desert

Yesterday, we learned that the video game publisher THQ is sitting on 1.4 million unsold copies of uDraw, a hugely unsuccessful game designed around a tablet peripheral. uDraw was such a disastrous investment—it cost the publisher around $100 Million on production and lost revenue—that it is almost singlehandedly… » 2/03/12 1:00pm 2/03/12 1:00pm

Don't Blame uDraw, Blame Yourselves, Rankled Staff Tells THQ Executives

Though THQ recently beat back rumors it was readying itself for sale, all is not happy within its house. Earlier today the company restated that it's done with the kidstuff, blaming the commercial failure of its uDraw tablet, among other things, for its poor performance of late. The company's stock closed at 70 cents… » 1/25/12 8:00pm 1/25/12 8:00pm

The New Marvel uDraw Game is a Preview of our Wii U Future

Ever since I played the Wii U last month at E3, I've been running through my memories of the surprisingly abundant Wii U-ish experiences I've had with other gaming hardware, some of which I've written about. » 7/22/11 5:00pm 7/22/11 5:00pm

Metro 2033: Last Light, uDraw HD and Other Highlights From the People…

Publisher THQ had some good news and bad news to deliver today, starting with the not-so-great results from its last financial year. The publisher lost a cool $136 million USD. But it had some good news for fans of Metro 2033, Homefront and the very successful uDraw gaming tablet that hit the Wii last year. » 5/03/11 5:40pm 5/03/11 5:40pm

The Kotaku Guide To Fall Video Game Hardware And Controllers

With the arrival of fall comes the arrival of expensive shopping decisions. You can shell out for games, but what about game hardware? Do you need the Kinect? The Move? One of the new video game guitars? Or even a new console? » 10/01/10 5:40pm 10/01/10 5:40pm

Microsoft's , which will support and integrate with Xbox Live…