What Happened the Last Time Apple Had a Panic This Bad

Attendees enter the Macworld Expo in San Francisco on January 8, 2002.Photo: GettyOn Wednesday, Tim Cook issued a dire, surprising, and historic warning to his company’s investors. Apple, the world’s first trillion dollar company, would be lowering it...

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The Fighting Game Capcom Tried To Get Pulled From Arcades

Screenshot: FTE GamesCapcom once filed suit in an attempt to get Fighter’s History pulled from arcades. And today, you can play it on Switch! So, clearly, the lawsuit didn’t work out.The explosion of the fighting game genre after the

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The Sims Is Teaching Me To Appreciate Architecture

When I was in the suburbs with my family over the holiday, I saw my old hometown with new eyes. It has some fantastic architecture—lots of old Colonials and some fancy Victorians. Part of my change of heart has to

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Here’s a Rare Chance to Save Big on a Refurbished 65″ Samsung QLED TV

Refurb Samsung 65" Q6FN QLED TV | $930 | AmazonGraphic: Shep McAllisterIf you want a big TV that looks great, but don’t want to shell out for an OLED set, Samsung’s QLED TVs strike a nice middle ground. They

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Thursday’s Best Deals: Robotic Vacuums, SSDs, Precor Workout Equipment, and More

LED strip lights, Clipa2, Cellucor and Scivation Supplement Gold Box, and a 4K TV lead off Thursday’s best deals. Bookmark gamequit.com and follow us on Twitter and Facebook to never miss a

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The A.V.

The A.V. Club Laura Dern originally thought Rian Johnson was being metaphorical with all his “spaceship” and Star Wars talk | Deadspin Former NFL Scout Issues Truly Hamburger-Brained Antonio Brown Take | Splinter Anti-Semitic Ohio Doctor Fired for Twee...

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I Dug a Green Grave and Learned the Truth About the Dirty Death Industry

ESSEX, NEW YORK—I’m standing with John Davis in front of his grave. It was the very first grave he dug three years ago in the firm soil of the Adirondacks in a place known as Spirit Sanctuary. He had planned

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Store 2TB of Files or Console Games For Just $60

WD My Passport 2TB Hard Drive | $60 | AmazonGraphic: Shep McAllisterNeed more space to backup your photos or store console games? This 2TB portable drive from WD is just $60 today, which is the best price we’ve seen

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I’m Richard Garriott, aka Lord British, and This Is How I Work

Photo: Courtesy of Richard GarriottRichard Garriott is a robot. The creator of the Ultima series, including Ultima Online, the first massively multiplayer online game, runs his Austin company Portalarium from his home in New York. He telecommutes via ...

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Japan Hasn’t Given Up On The Mini-Disc Just Yet

Photo: Kuha455405The Mini-Disc never caught on in the U.S. But during the 1990s, the format did in its native Japan, where MD isn’t yet dead.Launching in 1991, MD was the coolest format. It was like a compact disc, but

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South Korea’s Biggest Gaming Giant Is Suddenly Up For Sale

Screenshot: ArirangIn 1994, Kim Jung-ju founded Nexon, South Korea’s largest gaming juggernaut. He now owns NXC, Nexon’s holding company, and is putting up 98.64 percent of the stocks up for sale, worth an estimated ten billion dollars.Nexon made its

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Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Gris: Game or Interactive Art Inst

Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Gris: Game or Interactive Art Installation (And Does The Distinction Really Matter)? ‱ My Anime Watching Habits: To Follow, Binge, Or What? ‱ Yotsuba&! Finally Breaks Its Hiatus ...

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Start off the New Year right with some great deals!

If one of your New Year's resolutions is saving money on amazing games, you're in luck! Starting today and running until 8:59 a.m. PT on Jan. 10, Nintendo is offering discounts on the digital versions of many games for both

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It Took Three Years To Make This Pocket-Sized Wii

While not quite as elegant as the Switch, the PiiWii is one of the more sleek and practical solutions for playing Wii and GameCube games on a handheld ever modded. And it only took its creator three years to complete

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A Conversation With Sega’s Localization Team On Censorship, Consistency, And Comedy

Earlier in 2019, we got a chance to sit down with some members of Sega's fantastic localization team. Sam Mullen, localization director at Sega/Atlus, and localization producer Andrew Davis joined us for a

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The Top 10 Deals of January 2, 2019

GIF We see a lot of deals around the web over on gamequit.com, but these were our ten favorites today.Head over to our main post for more deals, and follow us on Twitter and Facebook to

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The Into the Spider-Verse Costume in Spider-Man PS4 Is Breaking My Brain, in a Good Way

The lanky Peter Parker of Into the Spider-Verse leaps into action.Photo: James Whitbrook/io9 (Sony/Insomniac Games)There are a lot of good costumes in Marvel’s Spider-Man. Like, a lot. They kept adding them, too! And while my dear colleague Germain ma...

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Kieron Gillen’s New Comic Is About The ‘Sad Mess’ Of RPGs

Illustration: Stephanie HansKieron Gillen will never forget the time that he was a female Soviet air bomber in WWII and an airplane turned his character into “soup.”Gillen was playing in Night Witches, an “intensely serious” tabletop RPG about Soviet

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Netflix’s The Punisher Is Rethinking Jigsaw to Keep the Show Grounded

Ben Barnes as Billy Russo.Image: NetflixThe moment Ben Barnes stepped on screen as Billy Russo in Netflix’s The Punisher, comic fans realized that it was only a matter of time before he ended up becoming one of the antihero’s

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Meditations Will Offer One Small, Free Game Every Day, All Year

Illustration: MeditationsA new collection called Meditations, which will eventually contain 365 games, will celebrate the value of small games. Spearheaded by Vlambeer’s Rami Ismail, the goal of the project was for “over 350 developers” to create a se...

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The Best Levels Feel Like Home

The inclination to go back home is probably one of the biggest themes that permeates all of human art: literature, cinema, paintings. It’s an alluring concept because, as Thomas Wolfe once said, you can’t go

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Good Points, Shep McAllister

Shep and his dad, who booked a $900 flight to New York for 15,000 points to see the U.S. Open. Photo: Shep McAllisterWelcome to Good Points, a new weekly Q&A about credit card points, the people who collect them,

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Project Cars Developer Is Working On A Video Game Console

Slightly Mad Studios, the developer behind Project Cars 2 (pictured) and Need for Speed: Shift, seems to be getting into the hardware business. In a tweet, Slightly Mad Studios’ CEO Ian Bell announced the Mad

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Fallout 76 Starts Off 2019 With Glitched Nukes

It’s the beginning of a new year, the perfect time for fresh starts. And one of 2018’s more disappointing games, Fallout 76, is in dire need of one. Unfortunately, the multiplayer survival game has kicked off 2019 with another problem:

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The First Pokémon Movie Gets A CG Reimagining

Click to watch embedded videoA lot of Pokémon fans have warm, fuzzy memories related to walking into a theater to see their favorite Pocket Monsters on the big screen. The Pokémon Company is looking to

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Fine, Here Are Some More Gaming Haikus

Why, hello there! Every year around this time, I like to

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