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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.


Sony's Original Vita Ads Were Misleading, Says US Government

Sony has agreed to settle with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) over claims that the company falsely advertised its PlayStation Vita console when it was first released in 2012. The company is now required to issue refunds to Vita customers affected by the advertising.


Short Clip Celebrates PlayStation's 20th Birthday

The 20th anniversary of the first PlayStation console’s Japanese release is fast approaching, and Sony’s here to commemorate it with — what else — a montage.


Giant Vita Is The World's Most Pointless Handheld

The PS Vita TV has problems. Cramming it inside an oversized handheld shell to make it “portable” is not going to fix any of them.