If Bomberman Were Alive Today He'd Want To Be In Burnstar

Plagued by the noxious emissions from Evil Inc.'s industrial complex, the citizens of Burnstar's Fairway Island have only one course of action: blow it all to hell. It's so very Bomberman of them. » 3/21/15 11:00am 3/21/15 11:00am

"Why Am I Missing An Arm?" Is An Important Question To Answer

It's even worse when you're missing an arm, your family's been slaughtered and your home torn apart. Find out what happens next in our live demo of Drinkbox Studios' Severed. » 3/15/15 4:09pm 3/15/15 4:09pm

When You Go To War, Be Sure To Drive A Couch

Today on Highlight Reel we have Battlefield: Hardline couches, indestructible NPCs, juvenile bugs in H1Z1, heist teamwork in GTA V and more! » 3/13/15 5:30pm 3/13/15 5:30pm

Sparring With Smite's Latest God Of War

This morning Hi-Rez Studios added another deity to MOBA Smite's ever-growing stable. God of war Bellona might not be the most recognizable name in the Roman pantheon, but that's okay—she prefers to let kicking everybody's ass speak for her. » 2/25/15 3:15pm 2/25/15 3:15pm

We Talk About The Witcher 3's Sex, Hair, And Open World

I got to play the first few hours of The Witcher 3, and so did Kotaku UK's own ruthless god-commander, Keza MacDonald. Per UN mandate, this meant we were required to talk about it. Watch the video to hear our thoughts on open-world stuff, combat, the series' progress in portraying sex, and more. » 1/28/15 7:00pm 1/28/15 7:00pm

The 2014 Hearthstone Championship Trophy Is An Egg

Hearthstone is a game of ups and downs, where anything can happen at the drop of a card. That sentiment is even more true at competition level. This past weekend, China's Blizzard operator, NetEase, held the quarterfinals to their new Gold League e-sports event, and the HearthStone competition was fierce. » 1/19/15 7:00am 1/19/15 7:00am

Here's a First Look at Infinity Blade For the Chinese Xbox One

Last Thursday, while the rest of the world was munching on Fire Chickens (Turkey in Chinese), Chinese internet giant Tencent unleashed upon the world Infinity Blade for the Xbox One. » 12/01/14 6:00am 12/01/14 6:00am

How To Capture Video Game Footage On PS4, Xbox One, PC And Mac [UPDATE]

Ever do something amazing in a game and wish you could share the clip with the world (or at least Facebook)? Well, thanks to a plethora of built-in tools and software designed to record gameplay, it's easier than ever before. Read on for Kotaku's (mostly) definitive guide to capturing gameplay video on your… » 11/18/14 12:00pm 11/18/14 12:00pm

Watch Japan's Talking Animatronic Rocket Raccoon

This is video of an animatronic Rocket Raccoon answering reporters' questions in Japan. My understanding is that he threatens the reporters and it's hilarious: » 9/14/14 10:01am 9/14/14 10:01am

Wasteland 2 Looks Incredibly Complicated

I played through Fallout 1 and 2 multiple times, but didn't like the squad based complexity of Fallout Tactics. So this latest trailer for Wasteland 2 is bad news for me. The trailer spends several minutes explaining the seemingly infinite options in designing a squad, only to then show how a poorly designed squad… » 9/06/14 4:08pm 9/06/14 4:08pm

Assassin's Creed Rogue Includes Polar Bears

There's plenty of character explanation, naval battles, and acrobatic fighting in the latest Assassin's Creed Rogue video. But most importantly, polar bears!: » 9/06/14 11:00am 9/06/14 11:00am

Angry Birds Transformers Trailer Is So 80's

The new Angry Birds trailer is meant to look like it was ripped from a VHS tape. Also, it's loaded with lasers and features a new song by the man who made music for the 80's Transformers movie: » 9/03/14 8:58am 9/03/14 8:58am