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Microsoft Australia Is Having A Big Sale On Everything (Including The Xbox One)

Just a quick heads up that Microsoft is running a sale on pretty much everything it sells right now. If you’ve been waiting for the right time to pick up an Xbox One, now might be the time.



Microsoft Punishes Gears Of War Leakers [UPDATE]

UPDATE (7:12pm): Well now here’s an interesting addendum.


Destiny's Old Russia In LEGO Form

Inspired by the game’s original concept art, LEGO enthusiast Hunter Erickon rebuilt a tiny segment of the toxic, burnt grass area of Destiny with LEGO bricks.


Square Enix's Latest Tech Demo Looks Utterly Gorgeous

Square Enix teamed up with Microsoft to show what the upcoming DirectX 12 can do. How does 63 million polygons per scene sound? It sounds like a lot!


We Used Microsoft's New App To Guess Video Game Characters' Ages

Microsoft has shared a demo of a new web app that can allegedly guess your age from a single photo. To test it out, we asked it to guess a bunch of video game characters’ ages.


Could The Metal Gear Solid Lookalike Doctor Really Sue Konami?

As Kotaku UK reported a few days ago, an Italian doctor called Sergio Canavero is currently at the centre of an insane internet-generated conspiracy involving Metal Gear Solid V, head transplants, and a whole host of other mad ideas. To cut a long story short, because of his strong resemblance to a doctor who appears briefly in a trailer for Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain, Dr Canavero has found himself the centre of attention in some sectors of the gaming world over the past week. He’s been contacted by several internet strangers trying to link him to Kojima, and has stated that he intends to seek damages from Konami for using his likeness without permission.


Five Tips For Getting Started In State Of Decay

The terrific and often overlooked zombie survival game State of Decay has got a new version out today on PC and Xbox One. If you missed it the first time around, it’s worth checking out.


The Fake Video Game Rumour Someone Spread For... Homework

What drives a person to make up a video game rumour and spread it around the internet? They might do it for the fame or the infamy. Maybe for a laugh. Sometimes, it’s… to get a good grade on a university paper.


Report: Gears Of War Remaster Coming To Xbox One

Today, a number of people across the country obtained access to a test build for “Gears of War” on the Xbox One, as shown in the screenshot above. Although we suspected it might be part of an as-of-yet-unannounced Gears collection including a number of games in the series, this may in fact just be a remaster of the first Gears of War game, if a new Polygon report is accurate.