Modern Warfare 3 -A reader writes in to tell us that the Kmart in Tampa, Florida sold him a copy of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 for the PS3 early. Is it real? Only Ryfael knows. If it is, Ryfael, let us know how the game is. :D

Grand Theft Auto V's First Official Trailer

Here it is: The official Grand Theft Auto V trailer. Was it worth the wait?
The minute, 24 second trailer shows a game set in a Rockstar take on Los Angeles and perhaps other parts of California. More »


Drake's Reception: "Uncharted 3" and Video Game Criticism

[Editor's Note: There's been some outrage at some of the reviews that Uncharted 3's been getting. IFC film critic Matt Singer noticed the backlash and penned this essay about why fans need their beloved games to notch perfect 10 all across the board. More »


The Boring Truth About Your Death; It Won't Be Like a Video Game

Only 12,632 people died in a spectacular hail of gunfire like Nathan Drake in Uncharted 3 in a year. Only 1,981 were dispatched like a guard in Assassin's Creed. More »

Here's How We Were Introduced to GTA IV Four Years Ago

So, the day is upon us where we'll finally get the first glimpse of the next entry in the storied Grand Theft Auto series. It's been more than four long years and, since then, the bittersweet saga of Niko Bellic has become a fond, distant memory for most gamers. More »



Tapping the Spine of Video Game Cover Art

Big splashy box art is all fine and good, but the spine of the game case is what gets the most exposure. In today's Speak Up on Kotaku commenter Mindsale ponders spine art perfection. More »


Our Newest Xbox Indie Recommendations Include a Techno Chopper and a Game Fit For the Sega CD

Every few weeks we here at Kotaku select some of the best Indie games that Xbox Live has to offer. These are our latest favorites.
You'll be able to find the list here for reference or in the "Kotaku's favorites" channel in the Indie Game section of Xbox Live's Games Marketplace.
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The GTA V Trailer Song is a 1968 Tune by The Small Faces

The song featured in Grand Theft Auto V is the title track on the 1968 album called Ogdens' Nut Gone Flake by the British band The Small Faces. You can listen to it right here. More »


The Coolest Things We Spotted in the GTA V Trailer

Squint at the Grand Theft Auto V trailer closely and you might puck up some interesting details. We did.
Flip through a gallery of stills from the trailer to see what we spotted.

A dog
Near the start of the trailer we see a dog on a beach. More »


Should You Buy The Lord of the Rings: War in the North? Yes.

Just when we thought we'd seen all there is to see in the world of J.R.R. Tolkien's Lord of the Rings saga, Snowblind Studios goes and writes an entirely new adventure, chronicling the goings on in the North while Sauron's eye was focused on Frodo and friends. More »


Dear Apple, It's About Time For A Game Store

Open the App store right now.
Take a look at the top 25 free apps right now. Look carefully. Yes, most of them are games.
In the screenshot below taken a couple of days ago 15 of the top 25 apps are games. More »


Come Talk About Uncharted 3 with Kotaku Game Club Tomorrow!

Remember to be here tomorrow at 4pm eastern to join the first Kotaku Game Club's first Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception discussion. If you picked up the game and have something to say about it, then be there! More »


These Are the Most Interesting New Comic Books This Week, Sonic Included

It's Wednesday. There are new comic books out in comic shops around the world. There are also both new comics and re-issued old favorites available today for you to download legally on your favorite mobile device. More »

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