That Still Ain't Right, YouTube

Back in December the YouTube ContentID fiasco was punctuated by a copyright claim against indie developer Terry Cavanagh on a trailer for his game VVVVVV. Cavanagh disputed the claim. Here's YouTube's resolution. » 1/24/14 6:25pm 1/24/14 6:25pm

VVVVVV Spells Victory for the Final Nintendo Download of 2011

The Nintendo Download ends the year on a high note with the release of Terry Cavanagh 's indie darling VVVVVV on the 3DS eShop, adding a 3D twist to the game's already twisted gravity platforming. » 12/29/11 12:30pm 12/29/11 12:30pm

VVVVVV on the 3DS! Get Your Codes for VVVVVV on the 3DS Here! Who's…

Alright gang, here we go with another wild download code giveaway over Twitter, and this one is extra super special because the codes are for a game that is not even available yet. » 12/23/11 7:30pm 12/23/11 7:30pm

The Humble Indie Bundle Gets Bigger, Better, and Therefore Less Humble

The new Humble Indie Bundle is terrific. For a price of your own choosing, you can get indie gems Super Meat Boy, Bit. Trip Runner, Jamestown, Shank and Nightsky, as well as Cave Story + and Gratuitous Space Battles for paying more than the average selling price. » 12/20/11 6:30pm 12/20/11 6:30pm

Get 10 Great Indie Game Soundtracks for $1

Following in the footsteps of the Humble Indie Bundle, today only you can buy the Game Music Bundle for as much as you'd like to pay, from $1 to $10,000. (Yes, there is actually an option to pay ten grand.) » 11/25/11 5:30pm 11/25/11 5:30pm

VVVVVV Coming Soon to Nintendo 3DS

The superbad ultrahard old-school platformer VVVVV, which debuted to raves when it released nearly two years ago, is making its way to the Nintendo 3DS and, yes, the game will be presented in 3D. » 10/06/11 7:30pm 10/06/11 7:30pm

And Yet it Moves and Four More Indie Games go Cheap for Charity

And Yet It Moves, Crayon Physics Deluxe, Cogs, Hammerfight and VVVVVV just went on sale...for however much you feel like paying. » 7/26/11 12:30pm 7/26/11 12:30pm

VVVVVV Creator Makes Super Meat Boy a Tad More Impossible

Super Meat Boy is no joke. That's a hard game, and that's part of its appeal. Put it in the hands of the maker of another, harder game, and it collapses into a singularity of motherfucker-what-do-you want-me-to-do difficulty. » 7/17/11 1:00pm 7/17/11 1:00pm

Somber Sasquatches, Awful Nudity And Other Great Video Game Moments of…

The bodies of dead little boys, the impact of extinction, the vicious torture of two of video game's least likable characters and hundreds of death by spike... these are, strangely, my most memorable video game moments of 2010. » 1/14/11 10:40am 1/14/11 10:40am

Kotaku's 2010 Mac Gift Guide

Do you have a certain someone in your life that owns an Apple Macintosh computer? And would you like to buy them something that's not related to graphic design or film production? Well, read on! » 11/25/10 6:00pm 11/25/10 6:00pm

What If 2010's Spikiest PC Platformer Went 3D?

Terry Cavanagh's wonderful VVVVVV is one of the best 2D platformers of 2010. But what if the gravity-flipping spike-filled interstellar adventure ventured into the third-dimension? It might look a little something like this. » 10/25/10 8:30pm 10/25/10 8:30pm

VVVVVV Lets On Some Steam, Now Super Cheap

Terry Cavanagh's great gravitational platformer VVVVVV has been re-released on Steam and can be yours for a pittance at just $4.49 USD right now. Enjoy dying by spike, Mac and PC gamers! » 9/08/10 11:15pm 9/08/10 11:15pm

VVVVVV Micro-review: AAAAAAH!!!

Gravity flipping intergalactic platformer and death by spike simulator VVVVVV has already resulted in heavy casualties at Kotaku. My first playthrough of the game ended with my character dying more than 900 times. » 1/15/10 7:40pm 1/15/10 7:40pm

VVVVVV Scratches The Instant Death By Spike Itch

The creator of the haunting, stylish and far easier Don't Look Back has released the fantastic, fun and frustrating VVVVVV. Should you play this wonderfully creative platformer? Absolutely. » 1/12/10 5:40pm 1/12/10 5:40pm