How To Deal With A Ridiculously Loud PlayStation 4

How To Deal With A Ridiculously Loud PlayStation 4

The Last of Us Part 2 might be the loudest PlayStation 4 game ever made. I’m not talking about the sound design, impressive as it is. I’m talking about what the game does to basically any PlayStation 4. Boot up Naughty Dog’s latest masterpiece, and you can barely hear the…

Cyberpunk 2077 Was Quietly A Big Test For Cloud Gaming

Cyberpunk 2077 Was Quietly A Big Test For Cloud Gaming

Cyberpunk 2077‘s previews are out and the reception, so far, has been pretty damn good. But perhaps the biggest success was how press and influencers actually experienced Night City, with most streaming gameplay through the internet instead of playing on local code. Under most circumstances, games are previewed one of…

Sunday Comics: Is This True?

Sunday Comics: Is This True?

Hello! It’s time for Kotaku’s Sunday Comics, your weekly roundup of the best webcomics. The images enlarge if you click on the magnifying glass icon.

5 Incredible Hours With Cyberpunk 2077

5 Incredible Hours With Cyberpunk 2077

I have a test that lets me know whether I’ll enjoy an open-world game. It’s very simple: The more I find myself wandering, looking for side quests, exploring what I can find in the side streets, the more fun I’ll generally have.

That test served me well with Cyberpunk 2077.

Famous Game Logos In Arabic

Famous Game Logos In Arabic

A few years ago we featured the work of Egyptian graphic designer Ibrahim Hamdi, who took a bunch of big game logos and translated them into Arabic. He’s now back with more, and these are even better.

Witcher 3 Mod Gives Geralt Guns

Witcher 3 Mod Gives Geralt Guns

He’s got two swords, magic and a handsome face, but if there’s one thing Geralt of Rivia has been missing all this time, it’s a set of antique pistols.

Netflix is Getting a Chicken Run Sequel

Netflix is Getting a Chicken Run Sequel

While it’s somewhat depressing to hear that the Aardman Animations classic Chicken Run turns TWENTY YEARS OLD this month, the pill is very much sweetened with the news that a sequel is coming. Netflix UK announced the film on Twitter, stating that it’ll go into production next year (plasticine chickens don’t need…

Former Sony Exec Calls For Shorter Games That Are Cheaper To Make

Former Sony Exec Calls For Shorter Games That Are Cheaper To Make

Stop me if you’ve heard this one before: Most video games are too long. This common sentiment gets batted around every few months when a new blockbuster launches with dozens of hours of “content.” Shawn Layden, former chairman of Sony Interactive Entertainment Worldwide Studios, seems to agree.

Humankind Still Feels A Lot Like Civilization

Humankind Still Feels A Lot Like Civilization

Amplitude Studios have been making 4X games for a while, and with Endless Legend the studio wandered awfully close into Civilization’s territory. Having had the chance to finally play Humankind, Amplitude is trying to do more than simply recreating Civ — although the differences aren’t making themselves fully clear just yet.

The iPad Will Soon Allow Gamers to Play Using a Mouse and Keyboard

The iPad Will Soon Allow Gamers to Play Using a Mouse and Keyboard

As Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference gets under way, we’re starting to see more and more features of its updated operating systems not revealed during yesterday’s opening keynote. That includes the ability to play games on the iPad using a mouse and keyboard instead of the touchscreen or a gamepad.