Spotted at a Flea Market - Buried in the clutter of bags of live ammo, scopes, old swords and pieces of guns on a table at the flea market I visited this weekend was this appropriate computer game.

Netflix Kills Qwikster

In the face of raging fans and looming confusion, Netflix today said they are killing off their DVD mailing spin-off Qwikster.
"This means no change: More »

British Media Regulator Investigating Misuse of Video Game Footage As "Secret IRA Terrorism Footage"

British communications regulator Ofcom is investigating how a UK documentary examining possible connections between Muammar Gaddafi and the IRA confused video game play for actual IRA footage of a helicopter being shot down.
Ofcom received dozens of complaints about the misstep and they are... More »

Can the Creepy, Crossbow-Wielding Dark Meadow Beat the iPhone's Greatest at Its Own Game?

At first glance Phosphor Games' The Dark Meadow looks like nothing more than a clone of award winning iPhone eye-candy Infinity Blade with a ranged weapon twist, but delve deeper into its madness and you'll discover a character the sword and sorcery epic lacked. More »

Why The Deathmatch Kings Left Deathmatch out of Rage

They invented the term, so why isn't deathmatch available in Rage?
The notion of players fighting against each other in a first-person shooter is so tied to the genre that it's surprising when it isn't included as a feature. More »

It's Time to Flaunt Your Video Game Message Board Cred

In today's historic edition of Speak Up on Kotaku, commenter Hongo details his extensive video game website message board history, and asks that you do the same. More »

How Atari Sent Steve Jobs On a Spiritual Quest to India

At his talk at GDC Online in Austin, Atari founder Nolan Bushnell talked about a wide variety of things, among which was Apple founder Steve Jobs, who he hired back in 1974. More »

One Annoying Orange (and Several Friends) Show Angry Birds How It's Done

Whether or not you're a fan of The Annoying Orange web series, you should still check out this fruit-filled take on Angry Birds.
If you can stand the non-stop puns, make sure you check out all of the Annoying Orange friends, some of those surprise endings are pretty funny. More »

Co-Op Multiplayer is Coming to Mass Effect 3

Via the official BioWare Twitter account and that of Bio-exec Casey Hudson comes confirmation of earlier reports as to the existence of multiplayer in the developer's upcoming sci-fi action RPG threequel. More »

Battlefield 3's Executive Producer Talks Beta Reactions, Certification Delays, and Post-Release Support

Last week, I attended an all-day Battlefield 3 event in San Francisco. Over the course of the day, I had a chance to try out the game's multiplayer, single-player, and co-op sections. More »

Batman: Arkham Asylum Action Figures May Be Late, But They're Still Great

We're on the cusp of enjoying the next great Batman game, but if you're a big, big fan of the last one, Batman: Arkham Asylum, Square Enix has some might fine action figures you might be interested in.
We saw Batman and Joker in their highly articulated, nicely sculpted polyvinyl chloride at this... More »

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