The most popular story we ran last week was the announcement of Pokémon Go. Quite the surprise. But what else stood out last week? Here are my favorite Kotaku stories from the past seven days:

Videos you should watch!

Best headline of the week: New Strategy Game Lets You Talk People To Death

Best GIF, via this post:


Second best GIF that makes me laugh every time, even though the joke is sort of subtle, via this post:

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Top image from Luke’s round-up of incredible Metal Gear cosplay. Check out the post for credits.