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Performance Analysis: Dying Light

With no chance to look at final code for Dying Light on any platform prior to its US release yesterday, it's safe to say that we're still in the early stages of our full multi-platform analysis - but we have played enough of the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One versions to offer up an initial look at game performance. Show More Summary

The Whispered World 2 Images

Daedlic unveils these new screenshots of Silence - The Whispered World 2, during their event in Germany last week.

Dungeon Defenders II is shaping up nicely on both PS4 and PC

Trendy Entertainment has already bestowed Dungeon Defenders II upon its most invested fans. In fact, they've had it for more than a month now. "Invested" is the only way to describe those people -- both financially and mentally -- as...Show More Summary

Spotify is coming to PlayStation, Sony just announced.

Spotify is coming to PlayStation, Sony just announced. It'll replace Music Unlimited on both PS3 and PS4 starting in a few months. More details over on the PlayStation Blog. Read more...

This Destiny guitar medley is pretty rockin'

One of the best soundtracks I listened to all year was easily Destiny. For all the problems that the game had, it was a joy to listen to, especially while in orbit waiting for a group or a connection. Guitarist Ryan Abundo has compiled...Show More Summary

The Devil's Men Images

On the occasion of its annual meeting, Daedlic Entertainment sent us many medias for their upcoming games. Here are a few screenshots of The Devil's Men.

Today's selection of articles from Kotaku's reader-run community: Archer!

Today's selection of articles from Kotaku's reader-run community: Archer! In Speed Painting Form! • Tears to Tiara 2 Impressions: Crouching TRPG, Hidden VN • Elihu's Four in February 2015: Prologue • Ani-TAY's OP/ED A Day Initiative - Week 2, Week 3, Week 4 • Spacemon - A Pokémon Tabletop Story, Vol. 2: Chapter 4 Read more...

Alone in the Dark: Illumination beta begins this week

Atari (remember them?) is making a new Alone in the Dark game for PC, and it's got a beta. Alone in the Dark: Illumination holds a beta period from 29th January, but you can only get in on it if you pre-order the game on Steam. Illumination, the next entry in the long-running survival horror series, is set in Lorwich, Virginia. Show More Summary

PlayStation, Meet Spotify

Hello everyone! I’m thrilled today to introduce a new music destination called PlayStation Music, with Spotify as the exclusive partner. We’ve partnered with our friends at Spotify to bring its award-winning digital music service to PlayStation Network this spring in 41 markets around the world.

BioShock creator Ken Levine teases new first-person sci-fi project

BioShock creator Ken Levine has offered up some new clues on his next project, an as-yet untitled game set to debut - at some point - on PC. In a series of tweets, Levine explained the "current thinking" on the game was that it would be first-person, "sci-fi or sci-fi ish" and be unrelated to any other project or game franchise. Show More Summary

Resident Evil HD Mod Removes Its Most Outdated Feature

One of the old features in the original Resident Evil games was the door opening sequences that played while moving between rooms. Well, modders have taken it upon themselves to remove this age-old feature and bring the game up to modern times by quickening up the pace when moving between rooms.Click To Continue Reading

Square Enix teases new PS4 game Project Code Z

Square Enix is preparing to announce a new PlayStation 4 game this weekend at Tokaigi Japan Game Party 2015. The title, tentatively called "Project Code Z," will debut at the publisher's stage show on Saturday, January 31 at the Makuhari Messe in Chiba, Japan. Project Code Z [Square Enix]

Sure Seems Like The Newest Metal Gear Lets You Smoke Weed

Here's a small detail that seems to have slipped everyone's radar. Like many Metal Gear Solid games, the Phantom Pain lets you smoke. Only this time, the game says that the cigar contains a "medicinal herb." Read more...

I just reupped my sub so FFXIV is having a free weekend

Last night I re-upped my Final Fantasy XIV subscription. Naturally this made it an ideal time for Square to announce a free weekend for its fantasy MMORPG. I haven't been in the game since late 2013, and given my dissatisfaction with...Show More Summary

PSN Store Update: Phrasing!

Alright, let's talk about dying lights, grim fandangos and how life is strange. No, not that recent rumor, silly-billy! We're totally referring to this week's new releases on the PlayStation Store, which include Techland's Dying Light ($60), the Grim...

Download some tavern songs from Dragon Age: Inquisition for free

The music in Dragon Age: Inquisition is pretty great, and now you can get a chance to sample a few tracks compliments of BioWare. Evidently the team got a lot of requests asking where to find the tavern songs in particular, and now you...Show More Summary

Dial 868-HACK on Steam, steal data

Independent developer Michael Brough launched a PC and Mac version of his strategy game 868-HACK on Steam today. The brightly-colored roguelike previously arrived on iOS in August 2013. In it, players "steal precious data while the world sleeps," sol...

Reptile Returns In Mortal Kombat X, And He's So Dreamy

The tongue, the acid spit, the evisceration — so adorable. The very first secret Mortal Kombat character is the latest combatant revealed for Mortal Kombat X. Read more...

Tinkering With a Raspberry Pi Even Cheaper Than Usual Right Now

The humble Raspberry Pi has been inspiring clever hacks for years, but it's never too late to pick one up to play around with yourself, especially at these prices. Read more...

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