​We're All Tired Of Gamergate

I know many people who don't like Gamergate who are tired of it. They're not alone. I was talking to a Gamergater last week who seemed tired: tired of all the Tweeting, tired of all the arguing. I watched a video of a Gamergater who seemed downright exhausted. And then another: he seemed tired, too. » 10/20/14 6:40pm Today 6:40pm

Another Woman In Gaming Flees Home Following Death Threats

Game developer Brianna Wu fled her home last night, following what is becoming a distressingly frequent case of women in the gaming scene expressing fears for their safety due to online harassment. » 10/11/14 5:20pm 10/11/14 5:20pm

​The Future Of Kotaku's Video Game Coverage Is The Present

On the occasion of Kotaku's 10th anniversary earlier this month, I'd like to tell you all about a big change we've been working on since June. If you've been paying really close attention to the site you might have already picked up on it. But probably not. It's been a slow but, I think, essential change. » 10/09/14 11:00am 10/09/14 11:00am

A few supplemental pieces of info from me, for those who care. Mind you, I've only played about 60-90 minutes worth of the game and haven't faced off with the Alien yet. (I've read a lot of computer terminals, though, because I'm perpetually wandering off of any game's critical path....) » 10/03/14 10:05am 10/03/14 10:05am

Hackers Charged With Stealing From Valve, Microsoft And More

Two hackers, one from the United States and one from Canada, have plead guilty to U.S. federal charges regarding an elaborate international scheme involving the infiltration of gaming companies Valve, Epic, and Zombie Studios as well as attempted sales of counterfeit Xbox One development kits well before the console… » 9/30/14 7:55pm 9/30/14 7:55pm

October's Xbox One Changes Make Microsoft's Console A Whole Lot Better

Microsoft's monthly tinkering with the Xbox One's system software will produce something special in October, as the console will at long last offer the kind of distinct, smartly-designed system-wide functionality that could make rival console-makers jealous. » 9/29/14 1:00pm 9/29/14 1:00pm