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Find Out How to Turn Your Dovahkiin's Face Off in Skyrim

Invisibility's been a power in video games for a long, long time. But one Elder Scrolls V player managed to make his avatar all see-through without benefit of any spell or ability. More »

Getting Fit The Skyrim Way

A new fitness program that asks gamers to earn time gaming by exercising is targeting fans of one of the biggest releases of the year.
Skyrim Fitness pushes players of Bethesda Softwork's latest massive fantasy role-playing game to do 10 push-ups to earn an hour of time in a world that can take... More »

How to Get at Least 885 Free Lives in Super Mario 3D Land

It's easy to get free lives in the 3DS' excellent Super Mario 3D Land, especially if you go to World 1-2 and hop on the right Koopa shell.
YouTube user Arctic Extras found what is either a glitch or a wonderful Easter Egg that has generated at least 885 free lives for him so far. More »

This is a Post For People That Don't Care About Skyrim

The gaming community has gone a little Skyrim crazy, but for every fan of The Elder Scrolls there's another that couldn't care less. For those people we have bunnies and commenter Taggart451's rallying cry in today's Speak Up on Kotaku.
Anyone else not interested in Skyrim in the slightest? More »

Is Wayne Brady Gonna Have to Choke a Creeper?

Here's how you know Minecraft has arrived: the popular sandbox adventure title made a cameo appearance on Let's Make a Deal. Twitter user @CodyBlues snapped pics of host Wayne Brady donning a pixellated Steve head on this morning's episode of the syndicated games show. More »

Should You Buy Assassin's Creed: Revelations? Yes.

With the regularity of a flip of the calendar page, November brings us another Assassin's Creed, the fourth major console game in the series in four years. More »

Belgium Mom Wraps Up a Profanity-Laced Call of Duty Session With Some Gunfire

This charming foul-mouthed hardcore gaming mom helps to elucidate some of the problems we all stumble across while playing Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 online.
Some weapons, she points out, are a little overpowered. More »

PETA Calls Out Nintendo For Fur-Wearing Mario

The People For the Ethical Treatment of Animals are blasting Nintendo and their beloved gaming plumber Mario over what they claim is a message that it's OK to wear animal furs.
In Super Mario 3D Land, which was released this weekend, one of Mario's many power-ups is a Tanooki suit which grants him... More »

Two Prototypes of Gaming's "Deadliest Laptop" Stolen from Razer R&D Labs

Earlier this month someone broke into Razer's San Francisco Bay Area research and development labs and made off with two prototypes for the peripheral maker's sexy gaming laptop hybrid, the Razer Blade, according to the company.
The break-in happened over the weekend of Nov. More »

Should You Buy Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary ? No.

It's been ten years since Bungie gave Xbox gamers the first Halo game, a console first-person shooter that didn't feel like the weak sister to the genre's PC alpha dogs. More »

The Best Survival Horror Bowling Game You'll Never Play

Fake Peter Molyneux presents a trailer for a brilliantly fake game that blends bowling and survival horror to deliver something called a "cascore" experience.
Bowling your way through a zombie infestation is brilliant, but what if, the trailer asks, you could take children's dreams and insert them... More »

Assassin's Creed Revelations Stealthily Kills a String of Perfect Review Scores

With everybody from Mario to Saints Row scoring perfect 100s from game reviewers this season it's good to see a big-name title that bucks the trend. I suppose that doesn't apply if you're Ubisoft. More »

The Equal Opportunity Perversion of Kotaku

Last week, some folks paid Kotaku the kindness of noticing how...let's call it "progressive"...we've begun to lean over the last few months since I came aboard as Editorial Director. More »

Frank Miller Makes Odd Gaming Reference In Off-Kilter Anti-Occupy Rant

Famed artist, film maker and comic book writer Frank Miller is just saying when he believes everyone is thinking when he tells the Occupy movement to "go back to your mommas' basements and play with your Lords Of Warcraft."
In a strange rant last week, that I some how missed until just now, Miller... More »

In 11 Minutes, I'll Show You What's New and Good in Assassin's Creed: Revelations

At first glance, the new Assasin's Creed looks like the last two, just in a new city. Not quite.
Let me show you.
Assassin's Creed Revelations introduces some excellent tweaks and new ideas into the franchise's formula. More »

True Tales of Skyrim Adventure: An Argonian Walks Into an Execution...

Last week we asked The Elder Scrolls fans to send us their stories, tales, poetry, and songs inspired by their journey in Skyrim, threatening to republish one each day this week. More »

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