The New Call of Duty is Coming to Current and Next-Gen Consoles

Activision's annual blockbuster military shooter returns in November with Call of Duty: Ghosts, and in addition to this debut teaser trailer, the game is getting an "exclusive first look" at Microsoft's event for the next-generation Xbox on May 21. » 5/01/13 12:53pm 5/01/13 12:53pm

Ready for Some Football? On the PS4, Not Really ...

David Halberstam was killed in a car wreck the day I bought my Xbox 360. I don't mean to trivialize the death of a great writer—October 1964 is one of my favorite books, in any subject—but it's God's honest truth that his death is the only reason I remember anything about the day. The rest of my experience with the… » 2/24/13 4:30pm 2/24/13 4:30pm

Judging by the .gifs, Microsoft's Console Announcement Should Be Right…

Scuttlebutt has it that Microsoft is eyeballing an April date to reveal its next console, in an event similar to what Sony held for the PS4 on Wednesday. While this is very, very thinly sourced, we've heard the same murmuring, and a domain registration by the company that handles Microsoft's E3 keynotes has drawn a lot … » 2/23/13 12:30pm 2/23/13 12:30pm

The Reaction to a Console Rumor Explains Why Some Gamers Aren't Buying

The rumor going around earlier this week wasn't really anything new. The console that locks out used games is an anticonsumer bogeyman going back years and though the technology to do it exists, it's yet to come true, for whatever reason. Still, a report this week repeated the same year old rumor about the next Xbox » 2/10/13 11:00am 2/10/13 11:00am

Microsoft’s IllumiRoom Concept Turns Your Entire Room into a Video…

Microsoft and Samsung apparently think that your TV—no matter how big it is—isn't big enough. That's the only possible explanation for the two companies' partnership on the IllumiRoom project, which projects images and colors across the space that you're playing video games in. » 1/09/13 3:30pm 1/09/13 3:30pm

Reality Check: There's a Strong Chance We'll Have a PS4 and Xbox 720 A…

We talk to people. It's part of our job. And lately we're not hearing any big bombshells about the next generation of game consoles, but we're hearing the same buzz we've been hearing all year: the next generation of Xbox and PlayStation are right around the corner. » 12/13/12 12:30pm 12/13/12 12:30pm

Microsoft Hints At a Very Different Future For Xbox Gaming. Plus: What …

Editor's Note: If people in the gaming industry really wanted to hide stuff, they're going to have to do better. The one and only Superannuation keeps digging stuff up that just has to be shared with Kotaku readers. Today, we're looking to the future... a very weird future that has Microsoft, EA and Activision making… » 10/17/12 1:00pm 10/17/12 1:00pm