Tips For Playing Far Cry 4

Newcomers to Far Cry 4: greetings! I hope you’re enjoying your time in Kyrat so far. It’s a pretty dangerous place though, isn’t it? Here are some of the things I’ve discovered that help me stay alive.

GTA V Stunts Are Even More Intense In First-Person

Aaaaa! His plane just barely avoided smashing nose-first into that — oh no! Swoop under the stoplight! Swoop! OK, phew, but oh god there is a building RIGHT IN YOUR FACE. I think I’m gonna be sick.

PSA: If You're Playing Dragon Age, Leave The Hinterlands

The new Dragon Age is a great game, as we’ve already told you. We’ve already given you some useful tips too. But there’s one more thing worth noting: If you just started the game, don’t forget to leave the Hinterlands!

Far Cry 4's Devil Birds Are The Worst

If I had to sum up gamers’ reaction to Far Cry 4 in a single sentence, it would have to be: “F**k these birds.” Or some variation of that, at least.

LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham: The Kotaku Review

Poor Hal Jordan. He can’t carry a movie, he can’t be trusted with his own LEGO playset, and when Traveller’s Tales creates a LEGO video game that is very much an epic Green Lantern yarn, he has to take a back seat to Bruce Wayne, the tedious title character of LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham.

Insane GTA V Traffic Jam Happens All By Itself

Apparently, when you walk away from the new-gen versions of GTA V, all hell breaks loose. And the stuff that happens at the end with the firefighters is so ironic, you might wonder if it’s some sort of weird, scripted punchline.

This Guy Really Hates Far Cry 4's Goats

No, not guts. That’s not a typo. This guy constructed an entire Far Cry 4 level — and an elaborate one, at that — for the sole purpose of rampant goat slaughter.

'Major PSN Hack' May Be A Fake

Don’t freak out: Despite widespread reports you might have seen today, the alleged “major security breach” affecting the PlayStation Network and other services could very well be a fake.

Shadow Of Mordor DLC Lets You Play As A Lady

If you feel like adding some oestrogen to your orc-slaying experience, today is your lucky day — Warner Bros. just launched a free new DLC pack (for PS4/Xbox One/PC) that will let you replace boring ol’ Talion with a lady whose full title must be spelled out every time she’s mentioned: Lithariel, the Warrior Commander of the Tribesmen of Nurn.

This Is Not Your Typical Open-World JRPG

I consider myself a fan of the open world video game genre. Give me a playground and I shall play. Then along comes D3 Publisher announcing a new open world game and I immediately became a mixture of intrigued, bemused, and perturbed all at the same time.