2014 in review

100 Most Popular Kotaku US Posts Of 2014

In 2014, Kotaku US covered game developers who had been laid off. Amazing new software developments. The ups and downs of the Mario Kart 8 scene. So which US stories were the most popular?

My 7 Favourite Shooters Of 2014

This year has been amazing for first person shooters. The genre has languished, recently, forcing players to mostly settle for shooting galleries with the occasional twist.

Video Games Got More Beautiful This Year

Sure, you could say that video games get more beautiful every year. Graphics technology gets better, game developers get more adept, and as a result, games get more beautiful. All the same, 2014 felt like a special year for video game beauty.