There are a bunch of interesting weapons in Destiny 2. Auto rifles, rocket launchers, swords and weirdo reverse-tractor beams. But which guns are best? Here's our list of the top five.


I've been playing through L.A. Noire for the last month and a half on Kotaku's Twitch channel. This weekend we finished the game. The conclusion is bittersweet but there was no other way for a tale of crime and corruption to end. Controversial in its day, L.A Noire's ending is perfect when viewed in retrospect.


As I struggle to fall asleep after a night of Destiny 2, the game keeps running through my mind. It's like getting a song stuck in my head: I see the flash of combat and feel the rumbling controller in my hand. But I rarely hear the sounds of battle. Instead, I hear voices.


Dishonored has always been about the journey more than the destination, discovering secrets in its levels and finding creative ways to fulfil its objectives. Death of the Outsider, the game's new standalone DLC, stays true to this strength. It doesn't reinvent the game, but it doesn't need to.


Sephiroth, Liquid Snake, Ganondorf; video games have some wonderful villains. But making bad guy who is both frightening and sympathetic is a challenge. Yakuza nails it, creating what might be gaming's best antagonist. We take a look how they pull it off in this critical video.