Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: My Thoughts on Ghostbusters 1 & 2 • Who Needs the Pip Boy Anyway? • The Pre-Dev Diaries: Ch 3 (Rogues) • Mario Kart Toy Garage - A Build Diary - Entry 6 Read more...
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Plus a huge price drop on the perfect projector for gaming, discounts on Mario Kart 8, Borderlands: THC, Happy Home Designer, and more.
Surely it’s only a matter of time before Nintendo works out what they can do about this, but in the interim it’s pretty great watching the development unfold. More »
When isn’t Mario Kart sexy?
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Because every taxi should have Mario Kart.
The latest Need for Speed got me thinking about going fast and furious. And as it so happens, there’s one game that deals with both in spades. That game, as it so happens, is also one of the most under-appreciated racing games ever made. Show More Summary
Easy Taxi wants its Lima, Peru customers to choose their service, and to entice potential riders, they've deployed 10 "Game Cars" featuring a fully functional Wii U onboard with Mario Kart 8 ready for passengers to play.
Just when you think you're done with this whole "toys-to-life" genre of video games, nostalgia is there to pull you back in. Did you play with LEGOs as a kid? Do you like Walt Disney? Have you ever played Mario Kart? Then there's still plenty of expensive, RFID-powered toys to exploit childhood. Show More Summary
Yes, that’s the Mario Kart 8 startup screen. No, it’s not being played through a video capture device. It’s actually running on a Windows computer. It’s trying to run, anyway. Unfortunately, that’s as […]
We've already seen what Mad Max meets Mario Kart would look like — and now you can picture Fury Road as a '90s arcade game The good people over at CineFix have broken down the most iconic Mad Max moments and "gamified" them into old-school...Show More Summary
Want a Wii U but don't want to own Nintendo's latest console? That's sort of possible now. I emphasize the "sort of" because the recently released Cemu emulator is almost entirely broken at this point. There isn't proper gamepad support,...Show More Summary
Was a time when artists squatted in abandoned East Village tenements, huddled around a single candle with nothing but a broken mandolin and a cup of warm bathtub grog for entertainment. But as Bob Dylan once said, "times they are a-changin'," and boy was that guy right. Show More Summary
Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Game Design Analysis: DOOM E1M1 • Board Game Night: Ticket to Ride • Mario Kart Toy Garage: Build Diary 4 • My Backlog: Metal Gear 1 vs Metal Gear 2 • Video Game Reviews are a Broken Mess • The Things Will Carried: Failed For The Last Time (NSFW), Pranks Read more...
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This in the market for a Wii U who live in Europe might want to check out this new bundle. Nintendo is offering a Wii U Premium Pack which comes with digital copies of Mario Kart 8 and Splatoon. The former is already installed on the system, and the ink-shooter is available through a download […]
Mario Kart 8 and Splatoon are both pretty good games that came exclusively to the Wii U. The Wii U is a pretty nice console that's not selling very well. Nintendo's solution? A 32GB Wii U bundled with digital copies of our favorite kart racer and squid kid shooter. Mario Kart 8 will come pre-installed on the console. Show More Summary
IRL Mario Kart, animated Legos, and Gene Wilder memories will give you all the feels in PermaGrin Films' new stop-motion music video.
West Coast Customs, the auto shop featured in MTV's Pimp My Ride series, apparently took a break from its usual work outfitting 1997 Jeep Cherokees with back-seat Jacuzzis and subwoofers designed to shatter your eardrums to recreate a couple vehicles from Mario Kart. Pretty Pimpin'... Read more...