The Year's Most Must-See Episode Of Pro Wrestling Airs Tonight

It happens once a year. It's the perfect episode of TV for our times: a basic-cable version of the selfie, the Twitter @reply and the Facebook status update all rolled into one. The 2015 edition of this great, fascinating occurrence will happen tonight... on a pro wrestling show. It’s one you should probably tune… » 3/30/15 12:45pm Yesterday 12:45pm

My Time In Police Cars

The world outside looks different when you see it through the windows of a police car. And, when you're in one, you can tell the world sure as hell looks differently at you. » 3/26/15 1:20pm Thursday 1:20pm

Good Assassin's Creed Joke, Watch Dogs

Okay, I’m about nine months late to this, but I just finished Watch Dogs on Saturday. And I liked the little Assassin’s Creed joke I found in the game. » 3/24/15 7:34pm 3/24/15 7:34pm

Crowd Booing The Scripted Wrestlemania Hero? Just Edit Out The Boos…

The advantage of a pre-determined sport like pro wrestling is that promoters can book the ideal storylines. Usually, that means you'll get a Wrestlemania main event the crowd is excited to see, though usually they're not supposed to be booing the good guy a few days before the big show. Good thing you can edit out… » 3/24/15 5:55pm 3/24/15 5:55pm

You Should Be Level 20 For Dragon Age's Surprise 1.5GB DLC

The surprise Jaws of Hakkon downloadable expansion for Dragon Age Inquisition appears to be designed for people who’ve played a fair amount of the game. Out today for PC and Xbox One, it advises players to be level 20. » 3/24/15 11:05am 3/24/15 11:05am

My Five Favorite Kotaku Stories From Last Week

I know, I know, it’s hard to top a post about a great video game burger—seriously, that burger looks great!—but there are at least five other Kotaku posts I liked more last week.
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FutureGrind: The Basics

What is it? The developers see FutureGrind as a mix of Uniracers and OlliOlli, though you just might see some Trials here, too. It's about a year out from completion. » 3/19/15 11:20am 3/19/15 11:20am

Q&A: The People Behind Helldivers Spill Some Secrets

I like Helldivers. It's one of my favorite PS4 games. But I had 11 questions about it. I posed them to one of the game's designers. He had answers. Thank goodness. » 3/18/15 3:50pm 3/18/15 3:50pm

Lego Jurassic World: The Basics

What is it? Lego Jurassic World, another of those Lego games we're always getting, this time covering the four Jurassic Park movies (including this summer's Jurassic World). » 3/16/15 9:20am 3/16/15 9:20am

He Saw Her Face - Why We Still Love Metroid Prime

I left our own Kirk Hamilton with a challenge when we last discussed one of the greatest games of all time—a game he had never played: "Let's not do it again until you see Samus' face." » 3/13/15 11:50am 3/13/15 11:50am

We Debate Whether Virtual Reality Really Is Gaming's Next Big Thing

Why is one of these guys not wearing a black shirt and jeans? Who knows! But if you watch that latest episode of GameTrailers' Bonus Round (embedded below), you'll at least find out what Kinda Funny Games' Greg Miller, GameSpot's Danny O'Dwyer, Bonus Round host Geoff Keighley and I think about what virtual reality… » 3/10/15 2:05pm 3/10/15 2:05pm

Assassin's Creed Rogue: The Kotaku Review

The biggest plot twist in Assassin’s Creed history is this: Assassin’s Creed Rogue, the least-hyped console game in the series, the one we had good reason to think would be bad, is...a very, very good game. It’s a must-play for any AC fan. » 3/10/15 10:20am 3/10/15 10:20am

My Five Favorite Kotaku Stories From Last Week

I was on the road all last week, traveling to San Francisco for Game Developers Conference and then to Boston to gaze at PAX East and piles of snow. While I was gallivanting around, Kotaku ran some good stories. My favorites: » 3/09/15 1:09pm 3/09/15 1:09pm