The Sonic The Hedgehog Movie Looks… Uh…

With Gangsta’s Paradise, some vintage hijinks from Jim Carrey, and a joke about kidnapping children, this first trailer for the upcoming Sonic the Hedgehog movie (out this November) sure has it all. It’s, uh... well... at least Jim Carrey is

Is It Faster to Ask a Digital Assistant or Just Do It Yourself?

This video contains repeated uses of the Amazon Echo trigger word “Alexa”. To prevent your Echo from responding, watch with headphones.Read more...

You Cheated Not Only the Game, But Your Budget: Save $15 On Sekiro

Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice is a deceptively expensive game, since you’ll have to budget for some CBD gummies to keep yourself calm, or failing that, for a new TV after you throw your controller through your current one. That being

Get Some Rupees Together For This Limited Edition Zelda Concert Soundtrack Deal

From the NES days all the way up to Breath of the Wild, Legend of Zelda games have featured some of the most stirring, evocative, and recognizable scores in all of gaming. You don’t need any further proof than the

Scott Aukerman talks 10 years of Comedy Bang! Bang! and the potential for doing 10 more

Way back in 2009, Scott Aukerman—a respected comedy writer best known at the time for his stint on the legendary Mr. Show, and for the weekly comedy show (then titled Comedy Death-Ray) that he ran out of L.A.’s UCB Theatre—landed

Welcome To Itasha Heaven

Itasha (痛車) literally means “pain mobile” and either refers to the pain it inflicts on car owners’ wallets to trick out their rides or how it affects the eyes of those who see these wheels. The Japanese word tengoku (天国)

Japan Says Goodbye To The Heisei Era

The current Japanese imperial era ends today when Emperor Akihito abdicates the Chrysanthemum Throne. It is the end of an era.Read more...

If Kojima’s Policenauts Was In HD

Hideo Kojima’s 1994 classic Policenauts is definitely not in HD, so EA artist Robert Smith has decided to try and see what protagonist Jonathan Ingram would look like in a 2019 video game.Read more...

Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Yoshi’s Crafted World Is Not Too E

Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Yoshi’s Crafted World Is Not Too Easy, It’s Fun For Everyone • Captain Marvel Was A Good Movie. It Should’ve Been A Great One • TAY Retro: Atari 2600 - “Peter Billingsley”

A Very Fast Walk Across The Witcher 3’s Enormous Map (And Red Dead’s As Well)

Travelling across the length of The Witcher 3's map by foot is a slow, laborious and dangerous proposition. It’s a lot easier to just watch someone else do it, and even easier then to watch them do it in a

Breath Of The Wild First-Person Mod Kicks All Kinds Of Ass

Since time immemorial, Zelda fans have wanted to journey through Breath of the Wild’s gargantuan exploration paradise in first-person. But they’ve especially wanted to do that since the all-too-memorable time of last week, when Nintendo debuted a lackl...

 You Can Get A Bunch Of Great Digital Board Games On Humble Bundle Right Now

Digital board games have exploded in popularity in recent years, and Humble Bundle is well aware. The website has o...

A Spoiler-Filled Avengers: Endgame Discussion

Click here to watch embedded media Have you heard about this new Marvel movie? In this episode of Spoiled, we ...

Our Favorite Cosplay From Sakura-Con 2019

Seattle’s Sakura-Con is one of the biggest anime shows of the year, and in 2019 it was held on April 20-21 at the Washington State Convention Center.Read more...

Here’s May 2019’s Xbox Live Games With Gold Lineup

May’s Xbox Live Games with Gold aren’t too exciting, but it’s at least a diverse lineup. As always, these games are only “free” if you have an active Xbox Live Gold subscription.Read more...

These 3 Characters’ Destinies Were Finally Fulfilled During ‘The Long Night’

Game of Thrones’ Battle of Winterfell was one of the greatest things I’ve ever seen. My body is still shaking—if you touched my arm, you could feel it in my nerves. You can’t point to one character whose story defined

Super Mario’s First Level As Ten Different Games

What if Super Mario Bros. world 1-1 was a first-person shooter? How about a 100-player battle royale? A trading card game? A full-motion video adventure? Nordic Game Jam 2019 third place winner 1-1 is all that and more, and you

Nintendo Removes Game From Switch Shop After Developer Reveals Secret Code Editor

Last Friday, game developer Amir Rajan posted online about a secret he’d left in the Switch version of the text-based role-playing game A Dark Room: the game contained a code editor that could create no-frills apps. Later that same day,

The 10 Best Deals of April 29, 2019

We see a lot of deals around the web over on gamequit.com, but these were our ten favorites today.Read more...

The Sports Desk – Madden 20 Is In A Pivotal Place

Madden usually shows up for the NFL draft festivities, but it's customarily restricted to a batch of screenshots of...

My New Favorite Keyboard Is Cute, Compact, And Completely Customizable

This is the Kira, a lovely 99-key keyboard designed by the passionate independent enthusiasts at Input Club. It’s got a striking, space-saving layout. It’s got per-key RGB lighting. It’s fully programmable. On top of all that, its mechanical switches c...

Here’s Your First Look At Jim Carrey As Dr. Robotnik

Sonic fans have been following a drip-feed of rumors about the upcoming live-action Sonic movie, from first po...

YouTuber Etika Livestreams Himself Getting Detained By Police To 19,000 Viewers

Popular gaming YouTuber and streamer Desmond “Etika” Amofah was detained by Brooklyn Police this afternoon after allegedly threatening to harm himself as 19,000 viewers watched him live on Instagram via his phone. A police representative told Kotaku he...

Battle Other Beauty Lovers For This Urban Decay x Game of Thrones Makeup, Now Back in Stock

Sure, everyone wants the Iron Throne, but this Game of Thrones-themed makeup by Urban Decay might be even more coveted than the power to rule the Seven Kingdoms. The products sold out on April 14, but today, many are back

11 Improvements We Want In A Nintendo Switch Console Revision

Rumors of a revision to Nintendo’s popular Switch hardware have swirled for months now. While some report and spe...

Game of Thrones Was Really Dark Last Night

The night is dark and full of blurry camera cuts. Last night’s episode of Game of Thrones delivered one long, brutal battle, and Kotaku Splitscreen is here to talk about it.Read more...