Win a Sweet Star Wars Laptop

Razer is holding a sweepstakes to give away a limited edition Star Wars edition of their $2500 Blade laptop. I was going to wait until after sign-ups were closed to tell you folks, but figure if I win I'd just have to give it away all over again anyway, so have at it. » 11/01/12 5:41pm 11/01/12 5:41pm

Guild Wars 2 Reminds Him Why He Prefers Gaming on Consoles

Today's Speak Up on Kotaku doles out equal parts PC love and PC hate, as Mr. Gilder attempts to install and launch Guild Wars 2.It's Gilder Wars! » 8/29/12 5:30pm 8/29/12 5:30pm

Old Republic Gets a Little Bigger, a Little Newer

An upcoming expansion for Star Wars: The Old Republic will add a host of new features to the MMO, like a new "Nightmare" difficulty level, new companion characters, new PvP warzones, new playable species, more high-level content and a new planet. » 6/04/12 4:30pm 6/04/12 4:30pm

Kinect Star Wars Lures Game Critics to the Dark Side

What a ridiculous, attention-grabbing headline! Everybody knows game reviewers have already succumbed to the dark side; it's a job requirement. Looking at the scores Kinect Star Wars is pulling in I'm beginning to wonder if there's an even darker side. » 4/03/12 9:30pm 4/03/12 9:30pm

This GameStop Trolling Brought to You By Best Buy

There are certain disadvantages to locating your game-centric retail store next to a big box electronics outfit, as this lovely Best Buy sign so aptly demonstrates. It's enough to make a guy trade in all his games for a refrigerator. » 12/01/11 2:40pm 12/01/11 2:40pm

The Saddest Little Nathan Drake & Kratos I've Ever Seen

Artist J Salvador has a series of pictures where he takes famous pop culture icons and makes them sad little children. It's touching stuff, especially when Nathan Drake and his soaked feline are concerned. » 11/24/11 3:30am 11/24/11 3:30am

Creating Death Star-Level Crises In Star Wars: The Old Republic

The Old Republic world designer Jesse Sky and his team are responsible for creating Flashpoints, moments of group-based galactic crisis in the game on the same level as the Death Star battle. No pressure. » 2/04/11 11:40am 2/04/11 11:40am

Death In Guild Wars 2 Borrows A Page From Modern Warfare


The fact that your player keeps fighting after he or she dies in Guild Wars 2 is almost as shocking as the fact that the game has no dedicated healer class. ArenaNet's Jon Peters, Eric Flannum, and Isaiah Cartwright explain. » 7/08/10 1:00pm 7/08/10 1:00pm

Guild Wars 2 Warrior: Fueled By Adrenalin

The latest Guild Wars 2 class in the spotlight is the warrior, a master of weapons powered by adrenalin and suited for any situation, thanks to the game's newly-revealed traits system. » 6/09/10 4:30pm 6/09/10 4:30pm

Crime, Vampires, Cows, Our Live Podcast Has it All Plus Zynga

Kotaku Talk Radio is coming to you live RIGHT NOW, well maybe ten minutes, with special guest Marcus Segal, the chief operating officer for Zynga. » 4/07/10 1:00pm 4/07/10 1:00pm

Vampires! Mafia Wars! FarmVille! Come Talk Zynga This Wednesday

Join us this Wednesday on Kotaku Talk Radio to discuss the week's video gaming news and chat with Marcus Segal, the chief operating officer for Zynga. » 4/05/10 5:00pm 4/05/10 5:00pm

This Week In Video Game Comics [UPDATE]

Clearly getting out of the way of the release of Executive Assistant Iris #3, comic publishers are releasing just two four video-game-themed comics today. Sorry for skipping last week and not getting to post about this Dead Space Extraction comic. » 9/16/09 6:00pm 9/16/09 6:00pm