What Australian Games Should Be Archived Next?

What Australian Games Should Be Archived Next?

The National Film and Sound Archive are still carrying on with their mission to preserve Australia’s excellent legacy in video games. I recently took part in a small video interview talking about their mission, which is a perfect opportunity to revisit the question of what games Australia should be saving next.

Overwatch Team with 4-17 Record Could Somehow Win the League Playoffs

Overwatch Team with 4-17 Record Could Somehow Win the League Playoffs

Over the weekend, the Washington Justice became the embodiment of Overwatch League playoff chaos. They are other teams’ spoilers and the playoff Cinderellas. They’ve gone from one of the worst regular season performances to knocking out one tournament champ and almost knocking out another. And although their chances of ultimate…

Talk Amongst Yourselves

Talk Amongst Yourselves

It’s Talk Amongst Yourselves: the friendliest gaming community on the web. Find a new clan, organise a dinner, rant about Windows 10: whatever your flavour, you’ll find some kind, like-minded folk in TAY!

How To Make The Most Of Avengers’ Endgame

How To Make The Most Of Avengers’ Endgame

Marvel’s Avengers becomes a different game once you wrap up the campaign. Though the fundamentals — punch evil robots while on a never-ending quest for better gear — are unchanged, the game shifts from narrative-driven, third-person action game into a never-ending feedback loop: find better gear to level up enough…

ScribbleTaku Returns

ScribbleTaku Returns

Isolation has thrown a ton of things into disarray, and that’s included one of Kotaku Australia’s favourite pastimes. Well, fuck that noise. It’s time to get back on the scribbles. 

The Best Indie Games Of 2020 So Far

The Best Indie Games Of 2020 So Far

Indie games have already made their mark on 2020. From fantastic adventures to barista puzzlers, multiplayer sports titles and more, we take a look back at all our favourite indie games of the year so far.

Crusader Kings 3’s Loading Screens Are Masterpieces

Crusader Kings 3’s Loading Screens Are Masterpieces

Paradox’s grand strategy games have always had loading screen art — something you see a lot of over the months/years you play these games — that can best be described as “functional”. Crusader Kings III throws that tradition straight off the parapet with some absolutely gorgeous works of art by…

Epic’s Latest Apple Argument Hints At Plans For World Domination

Epic’s Latest Apple Argument Hints At Plans For World Domination

Epic’s latest legal response in its case against Apple rehashes many of the points previously brought up, attempting to show Apple as a monopoly and get Fortnite, with its own payment option, back on the App Store. But it also includes some intriguing insight into the developer’s future plans for…

Sorry, That PS5 Is A Cake

Sorry, That PS5 Is A Cake

Last night, streaming platform Twitch held the first Chat Choice Awards, allowing viewers to vote for their favourite games live. It also teased the audience with what appeared to be a PlayStation 5, which sat in the background for two hours before finally being revealed to be an exceptionally large,…