Titanfall may be a poster-child for Xbox One, but it wasn't originally planned to hit Microsoft's next-gen console at all. According to Respawn lead engineer Richard Baker, "originally we weren't planning on an Xbox One version of the game." Instead, the team was going to focus entirely on PC. Show More Summary
Last week, Q-Games announced a name change for the game formerly known as PixelJunk Inc. That game, Nom Nom Galaxy, launches on Steam's Early Access service today at 9:00 a.m. PDT / 12:00 p.m. EDT. Additionally, Q-Games mixed up the standard...
Yoshi's New Island's inconsistent art and tacked-on new ideas are all layered on top of the same strong platforming and level design that made the original great.
Elizabeth actress Courtnee Draper reveals she's spoken to Ken Levine about the BioShock movie. Could there be hope for the project?
Mario games, the good ones, anyway, are a gestalt, rising above their sundry components to become something truly special. Yoshi's New Island is no such beast. It is exactly the sum of its expertly-hewn parts, offering a platforming experience that...
Earlier this week Snail announced Age of Wushu's Tempest of Strife expansion. Today the firm details the martial arts sandbox's Villa of Beasts sect, which boasts "some of the most diverse and powerful skills of any sect in the game." Villa...Show More Summary
Square Enix has released Visual Works' CGI opening cinematic for Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster. The game will be out in less than two weeks for PS3 and Vita.
Popular iOS game makes the jump to the Google Play store. Critically acclaimed indie puzzle game Threes is now available on Android devices. Click here to read the full article
Lead gameplay designer talks about building ship-to-ship warfare. Battlefield 4 DLC expansion pack Naval Strike will focus on ship-to-ship combat with changing maps to keep skippers on their toes.Click here to read the full article
In light of Nintendo's recent travails, concern about its reliance on treasured brands is understandable. In these circumstances, it's worth thinking of the company not as a creator of games, but as a maker of premium toys. Viewed this...Show More Summary
3DS sequel lacks the creativity of its predecessors. When the original Yoshi's Island was released on the SNES back in 1995, it was considered a rebellious move by Shigeru Miyamoto. Click here to read the full article
The lengthily-titled Castlevania: Lords of Shadow - Mirror of Fate HD will launch on Steam later this month, publisher Konami has confirmed. New for the game's PC version will be online leaderboards and a Boss Rush Mode, VG247 reported, plus the usual round of Steam Achievements. Show More Summary
Shovel Knight's path towards a March 31 release date has been dealt a major blow, with all the trauma of a strike to the head from some sort of blunt gardening tool. Developer Yacht Club Games has announced that the retro-style platformer will miss its expected release date by a few weeks.
The original Yoshi's Island is one of my favorite Mario games of all time. I don't know if it's the numerous and remarkably unique boss battles or the whimsical charm of throwing strategically bounced eggs, but it really resonated me. Show More Summary
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Destined to be remembered as one of the best multiplayer games of the generation. Five seconds is all TowerFall needs to win your heart. This multiplayer-focused arena-brawler is archery's answer to Bomberman; carefree, easily comprehensible and instantly intoxicating. Click here to read the full article
There are plenty of new releases to dig into on the eShop this week, including the return of everyone's favorite sneaker-wearing dino-thing in 3DS platformer Yoshi's New Island. All but one of the games out this week are for the Nintendo handheld;...
Dear friends, frenemies, straight-up bad guys, and anyone else who reads Kotaku—if you are headed to Boston for PAX East next month, be sure to catch our panel: Kotaku's Incredible Fantastic Panel Extravaganza XVIII-2. Read more...
Blizzard is conducting an interesting experiment with World of Warcraft's next expansion, Warlords of Draenor. Players won't be allowed to use their flying mounts in Warlords' new zones.Click To Continue Reading
I laughed three times during this trailer. The patient being beaten in the face with his own heart, the distended eyeballs, and the demented writhing at 43 seconds. If you have a friend or family member with an iPad, buy them Surgeon Simulator. Heck, if you have an iPad, buy it, too. Show More Summary