QUOTE | “I can’t believe I’m about to say this — I’ll never work in this industry again — but in the mainstream space I really haven’t seen a whole lot of progress. It seems like we’re getting more finely-tuned, prettier versions of games we’ve been playing for years.” - Warren Spector, explaining why he chose to return to development at the indie studio level.
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Firewatch is a very lonely video game , but that doesn’t mean you have to play it alone. Developer Camp Santo has released printable versions of the game’s Two Forks Region Overview map so you can bring a navigator along for the ride.
Hillary Clinton is looking to Saturday's South Carolina primary as a chance to prove the strength of her diverse southern firewall and to restore her position as the undisputed front-runner in the Democratic White House race.
Today marks the 20th anniversary of the release of Pokemon Red and Blue in Japan, and fans are celebrating by sharing their fondest Pokememories. Mine involve a kidnapping, complete with Polaroid shots and a magazine cut-out ransom letter.
Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: How Pokémon Saved My Life: Disability and Gaming; Pokémon and Living • Black Desert Online Closed Beta Test 2 Impressions • Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans Impressions - Ep 20 • The Division Open Beta Impressions • Kuroneko Review - Undertale
When we assembled our list of books that we were pumped about coming out in 2016, one particularly stands out: United States of Japan, billed as a ‘spiritual successor of The Man in the High Castle’. It’s got giant mechs, alternate history, and did I mention giant mechs?
James “2GD” Harding, an esports personality who was fired from his role as host of the Dota 2 Shanghai Major and renounced by Gabe Newell , has posted his explanation of the events that led to his removal from the event.
In early 2015, dirty water in Flint, Michigan, was being tested for lead, two lawsuits were challenging rate increases, and now a study finds residents were then paying the highest water bills of 500 communities surveyed nationwide, according to a nonprofit advocacy group.
Texas Sen. Ted Cruz escalated his attacks on Donald Trump's personal history on Friday, fearing that should he not be able to stop Trump's "enormous momentum," the real-estate mogul could very well be "unstoppable."
The scene: Overtime in a regular season matchup between the Golden State Warriors and Oklahoma City Thunder. OKC was leading for most of the game until the Warriors caught up at the end of the fourth quarter and forced overtime. The two teams traded blows for five extra minutes, going back and forth in extraordinary style. Tie game, 118-118. Four seconds left. Then this happened.
Last week we tasked our Photoshop-savvy readers with cheering up an incredibly sad Damian Wayne . Most were not good at cheering up a baby superhero, but they failed in such entertaining ways it hardly mattered.
Gone are the days when you could gather around your Oscar pool sheet and truly wonder who was going to win the major categories, jolted by a win for Marlee Matlin or shocked by "Shakespeare in Love" beating "Saving Private Ryan."
Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe celebrated his 92nd birthday with a lavish celebration Saturday, in a region of his country that is experiencing widespread drought and food shortages affecting 2.5 million of his people.