‘Shop Contest: Toilet Paper?

The Coronavirus is serious. Wash your hands, avoid other people if you feel sick, cover your mouth when you cough, don’t touch your face and wash your hands some more. As the virus spreads and people stock up on stuff,

Sunday’s Best Deals: Mario Switch Games, Samsung Watches, Cast Iron Cookware, and More

A $200 Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2, a storewide Mario game sale, women’s excercise shorts, and cast iron cookware are Sunday’s best deals.Read more...

Sunday Comics: This Way, Toys!

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.Read more...

Stock Up on Something Comfy and Easy to Wear Thanks to Under Armour

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This VFX Team Made a Tupac Deepfake to Rap with Snoop Dogg

I’m going to go ahead and file that under “headlines I never imagined I’d be writing in 2020.”Read more...

‘Shop Contest: Pokemon Of The Year, Winners!

Last week I asked you, yes YOU, to create some images featuring the Pokemon of year. That Pokemon, after all the votes were counted by Google, somehow ending up being Greninja.Read more...

Stepping On A LEGO Brick

This week on Snapshots, Geralt in the shadows, a creepy giant worm, swimming lions, lonely train tracks in Days Gone, some curious robots and one big and angry demon. Read more...

The Man Behind Pets.Com Bought The ‘Nintendo Play Station’ Console For $360,000

Yesterday, that weird prototype Nintendo Play Station console was sold at auction for $360,000. Today, thanks to Forbes, we now know who bought it, why they bought and what they plan to do with it.Read more...

I Love The New Monster Energy Ultra Flavors

Back in late February, two new Monster Energy Ultra flavors were released into the wild. They started popping up in gas stations, Walmarts, and other stores across the United States. Finally, they have appeared in my home state of Kansas.

Diego Luna Is Haunted By His Thirst for Jabba the Hutt

Once upon a time, on the press tour for a little-known film called Rogue One, actor Diego Luna expressed a desire. A forbidden desire. Since then, he has not known peace. Read more...

Mario Maker Contest: I Love Power-Ups, Winners!

Last week I asked you Mario makers to create courses that featured power-ups. You could add a lot of ‘em to a level or create a level that centered around using one power-up in an interesting way.Read more...

2K Games Is The Latest Publisher To Remove Its Games From Nvidia’s Streaming Service

Last month, Nvidia’s game streaming service, GeForce Now, came out of beta officially. And since then numerous publishers have pulled their games from the service. Activision Blizzard, Bethesda and Hinterland Games have already pulled titles from the s...

Saturday’s Best Deals: Flannels, PS4 Pro, 4K A24 Movies, and More

An A24 movie flash sale, an REI clearance sale, and a $7o air fryer kick off Saturday’s top deals of the day.Read more...

Charjabug Can Power A House If It Eats Enough Food

Every Pokemon is interesting and worth talking about. I don’t play a ton of Pokemon, but I do enjoy the universe and I love learning more about the creatures in it. So, Here’s Another Pokemon! It’s Charjabug!Read more...

Building A Wall The Old-Fashioned Way

Hello! This week we watch someone accidentally shoot a gun while streaming, sell a console for $360k, step on some ants, check out a new trailer for that cool PS4 samurai game and build a rock wall using gravity.

Play Through The Last of Us in Time for the Discourse With This $300 PS4 Pro Deal

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Player Climbs To The Top Of The Citadel In The Half-Life: Alyx Promo Area

The release of Half-Life: Alyx stands to be a landmark event for two reasons. First and most obviously, it’s a new Half-Life game after 13 years of eerie radio silence. Second, it’s a prime example of gaming culture eating its

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The Original Creators Of Burnout Are Making A New Open-World Racer

Dangerous Driving 2 is the fourth arcade racing game that veteran developer Alex Ward has worked on in as many years. He and just over half of Three Fields Entertainment’s seven-person staff flew out from the UK to show it

Down The Strange, Sometimes Upsetting Rabbit Hole Of Twitch Streamers’ TikToks

Over the past 72 hours, I’ve spent an ungodly amount of time watching TikToks created by Twitch streamers. It all began with a simple question: Can people whose whole line of work is built around creating the lengthiest, least-filtered form

Having a Bunch of Extra Pillowcases Is Kinda Life-Changing

One time, I got so violently ill that I projectile vomited through my hand—the hand I’d clapped over my mouth as I rushed to get out of bed and to the bathroom—all over my pillowcase.Read more...

Animators Reimagine LucasArts Classic Full Throttle In Modern 3D

Full Throttle was one of many amazing adventure games developed by LucasArts throughout the 1990s. It got a remastered release in 2017, but an independent studio recently took things a step further with an incredible reimagining of what the game

Nevertheless, She Combusted

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What Are You Playing This Weekend?

The weekend is for making waffles for dinner, watching the new season of Ugly Delicious, and pretending the world isn’t quite so intense for a while. Maybe some video games will find their way in there too.Read more...

What Are You Playing This Weekend?

The weekend is for making waffles for dinner, watching the new season of Ugly Delicious, and pretending the world isn’t quite so intense for a while. Maybe some video games will find their way in there too.Read more...

How To Unlock Saitama In The One Punch Man Game

One Punch Man: A Hero Nobody Knows, a fighting game ostensibly about One Punch Man and pals, came out last week for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. You can play as all manner of fan favorites from the One