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Q&A: The People Behind Helldivers Spill Some Secrets

I like Helldivers. It’s one of my favourite PS4 games. But I had 11 questions about it. I posed them to one of the game’s designers. He had answers. Thank goodness.


Lego Jurassic World: The Basics

What is it? Lego Jurassic World, another of those Lego games we’re always getting, this time covering the four Jurassic Park movies (including this summer’s Jurassic World).


There's Nothing Sweet Or Gentle About The Firefly Diary

Aww, look at the cute little Japanese puzzle platformer with the adorable little waif and her firefly friend. Right. This adorable little puzzle platformer has been a massive source of frustration since I started playing.


With Censorship This Inane, Criminal Girls Should Have Stayed In Japan (NSFW)

Somewhere beyond this eerily silent, pink-mist clogged screenshot is the “motivation” mini-game from the unabashedly risqué Japanese game Criminal Girls. Stripping the sound and obscuring the action made it ok for Western release — only no it didn’t.


Sony Makes A University Class You Wouldn't Skip

I dunno. Maybe you would skip it. But if you like video games, chances are this PlayStation university course is something you’d attend.


A List Of 51 British-Made Games Coming Out In 2015

Briefly: Our UK sister site has released an immense list of 51 British-made games that will (or should) be coming out this year, from triple-A greats like Arkham Knight to indie titles like No Man’s Sky or I Am Bread. Check it out here.


In Japan, The Vita Has More Upcoming Games Than Any Other Console

Overseas, the PS Vita continues to struggle, but in Japan, things are looking better for Sony’s handheld.


Kirk Helps Stephen Figure Out What's Good About Danganronpa

A couple of Kotaku staffers love Danganronpa, the weirdly named Japanese visual novels/murder mysteries released on the Vita in the U.S. this year. I figured I should try one by year’s end. I knew going in that I was in for a rough time.


The Last Guardian Sure Sounds Like A PS4 Game

This shouldn’t come as a surprise, really. But game creator Fumito Ueda mentioned The Last Guardian in this week’s issue of Dengeki PlayStation. And, from the sound of it, the game could be headed to the PS4.


The 12 Best Games For The PlayStation Vita

The PlayStation Vita is something of an oddity — a pricy, powerful portable gaming console adrift in a sea of smartphones, touchscreen controls and inexpensive app-store games. All the same, we have a fondness for Sony’s beefy handheld, and the many unusual games you can play on it.