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Korea Institutes National Curfew For Kid Gamers

South Korea this week passed a new law that would ban children under the age of 15 from playing online games between midnight and 6 a.m., The Chosunilbo reports.
The National Assembly legislation is aimed at "protecting children from game addiction". More »

Guild Wars 2 Charr Aren't Your Average Cat People

In Guild Wars the warlike, feline Charr were one of the greatest threats the humans of Tyria had ever faced. In Guild Wars 2 they might be Tyria's greatest hope against the power of the Elder Dragons, when they aren't busy coughing up hairballs or desecrating innocent sandboxes. More »

Stand Up And Be Counted, Video Game Cheaters

In today's episode of Speak-Up on Kotaku, commenter Phantomlink wants to know all about your deeply buried video game cheating past. Were you a cheater? More »

Fresh Details About Wii 2's Unusual Controller (And Why It Won't Kill The Wii Remote)

In the week since reports about Nintendo's next home console began appearing in the gaming press, several aspects of the controller of the system's controller have become more clear. More »

The Royal Wedding Is Much More Entertaining In The Sims 3

The royal wedding between Prince William and his long-term girlfriend Kate Middleton on April 29 will be a lavish spectacle of celebrity and ceremony, a once-in-a-lifetime celebration that will be remembered for decades to come. More »

And Here Comes the Game of Thrones RTS

If Sunday's Game of Thrones premiere has got you riled up into a fantasy-themed lather, then you might be interested in checking out these new screenshots of the upcoming Game of Thrones-themed RTS, A Game of Thrones - Genesis. More »

Father and Son Bonding Over Hateful Robots and Edgeless Cubes

In a darkened room filled with boxes, we sit side-by-side and play. We talk. We laugh. We think.
Time spent with my son is always a joyful, bonding experience. More »

What Is Japan's Fetish This Week? Glasses

In game after game, comic book after comic book, manga after manga, there they are: characters with glasses. And Japan is totally gaga for them.
Of course, glasses fetishism is not unique to Japan as it's widespread in the West as well. More »

Portal 2 Wasn't Going To Include Portals, According To New iPad App

For five months in 2008, Valve Software was making a version of Portal 2 that wasn't going to include Portals. And it was going to be a prequel, set in the '50s. More »

Leaked Kinect Star Wars Doc Reveals Pod Racing, Rancor Stomping and Lightsaber Action

At last year's E3 event, Microsoft and LucasArts showed us what a Star Wars game would look like when played with the Xbox 360's Kinect motion controller. More »

Dammit. Tonight I'm finding some consoles and am then plugging said consoles into my fancy new 60-inch TV and playing some SOCOM 4 and some Mortal Kombat. –Brian Crecente

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