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GTA V Spreads Holiday Cheer With Mines And Homing Rockets

A new update is bringing Christmas goodies to Los Santos and its surroundings, and yes, those goodies include explosives.


Last-Gen Gamers Are Being Left Behind

New-gen consoles have barely been out for a year, but there’s already a familiar story: a game launches and runs great on the PS4 and Xbox One, much less so on the PS3 and 360. Shadow of Mordor was an egregious example of this performance gap, but it’s not the only one. Is there any hope for last-gen gamers?


The First Episode Of Life Is Strange Is Out On January 30

Briefly: The first episode of Life Is Strange, that intriguing-looking adventure game from the people who made Remember Me, is coming out on January 30, publisher Square Enix just announced. It’s coming to PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, Xbox One and PC, for $US4.99. You can also buy a pass for all five episodes for $US19.99.


My Favourite Credits Sequence Of The Year

This past weekend I was streaming Juju, a family-friendly platformer from the folks who rebooted Shadow Warrior. I picked the wrong menu option, and something delightful happened. This is the credits song.


The Xbox Dashboard Has Come A Long Way Since 2001

Oh for the days before Microsoft’s torrid love affair with stacked rectangles, back when curves were the order of the day, and orange seemed like a great idea.


Far Cry 4's Knife Kills Defy The Laws Of Gravity

You can do a lot of things in Far Cry 4. Kick a rhino? Sure. Stampede over your foes on the back of a wild elephant? Totally. Fly like an eagle? Well, yes actually. Kinda. But there are limits. Here’s a video of people testing them to see just how far they can go. (Spoiler: knife kill from the top of the sky).


The New King's Quest Makes An Impressive Debut

The classic adventure game King’s Quest is coming back courtesy of indie studio The Odd Gentleman. And… it looks lovely. Take a look at this debut trailer.


WWE 2K15: The Kotaku Review

Well here we are. Another year, another WWE game. Another awkward cooling off period as the runaway hype train of YouTube videos, updates, Q&A sessions, tweets, blogs, interviews, panels with Steve Austin wearing spectacles and random mid carders telling us “THIS IS THE BEST GAME EVER, THERE ARE SO MANY MODES AND UH… FEATURES” finally comes to an end, as WWE 2K15 has at last hit shelves.


Here's The New Trailer For Resident Evil Revelations 2

Video: Here’s the new trailer for Resident Evil Revelations 2, which confirms the return of Barry Burton as a playable character. Makes sense, considering his daughter is also a playable character. RERe2′s four episodes will release weekly, starting on February 17/18 and ending on March 10/11, at a price of $US6 per episode.


The Man Tried To Shut Sega's Jet Set Radio Graffitti Party Down

Afraid Sega’s “graffitti is art” themed Jet Set Radio pre-launch contest would inspire vandalism, then San Francisco mayor Willie Brown tried to have the company’s event permits revoked. Did you know that? I didn’t know that.