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I Built A 4K Ultra HD Gaming PC... And I Love It

The next-generation of monitor technology is upon us, quadrupling the number pixels our monitors can manifest and placing a heavy burden on our beleaguered video cards. What does it take to put together a 4K-ready gaming PC? Let’s find out with a little help from AMD.


A Stop-Motion Oculus Rift Teardown That Might Teach You Something

Now that he’s broken down a PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, Jake Roper of YouTube’s Vsauce3 sets his sights on Facebook’s virtual reality headset.


Which Is Cooler, Mickey With A Keyblade Or Mickey With A Lightsaber?

Raise all 29 toy-based characters to level one in Disney Infinity and you’ll score a glowing green Star Wars surprise. NerdFlip shows us how it’s done.


Assassin's Creed IV's Honest Game Trailer Strikes True

“After the huge letdown of AC III, prepare to redeem the franchise with the Pirates of the Caribbean game that Disney never made.” Smoosh Games’ latest Honest Game Trailer takes on the Assassin’s Creed pirate spin-off that somehow wound up a numbered entry in the series.


A Dad And His Kids Happily Play Video Games Together. They Have To.

This is an image of a happy family; a father and his two adorable children bonding over a video game. It’s a stock photo, of course. Their excitement is fake, their game controllers disconnected. It’s cheap theatre, but I have to believe that somewhere in the country a genuine version of this scene is playing out — I am tired of tales of domestic gaming tragedy.


An Easter Candy Feast Made Entirely Of LEGO

It wouldn’t be Easter without candy, and it wouldn’t be a holiday at Kotaku without LEGO. Let’s kill two sugar-coated marshmallow birds with one Creme Egg.


There's A BioShock Infinite Easter Egg In This Week's My Little Pony

Do you see them? This is exactly why I watch My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic.


Forty Minutes Of Star Citizen Combat, Space Walking And Bug Battling

Did you enjoy the look at Chris Roberts’ space combat sim Star Citizen in action from PAX East last weekend? Here’s all of that, plus so much more.


The History Of Harvest Moon, Gaming's Most Entertaining Farming Sim

I was worried about posting Did You Know Gaming’s piece on Harvest Moon on this fine day, knowing you’d all be busy planting crops and courting. I decided to take a chance, because that’s what virtual farming is all about (or not).


Someone's Compiling A List Of Every Video Game Ever Made

With help from a growing posse on 4chan, Pastebin user Data_Baser is attempting to compile a list of every video game ever released. Not just console games or PC games, but every mobile and browser-based game as well. The current count? 43,806.