Counter-Strike Pro Clutches Round By Throwing His Gun

In the ESL One New York 2016 semi-finals for CS:GO, European powerhouse Natus Vincere took a three game series against the previously unstoppable Team Liquid 2-1. Despite Ice-T telling everyone not to fuck with Team Liquid, NaVi dared to and came out the other side looking better than ever. Perhaps

Modern Warfare Remastered will most likely need the Infinite Warfare disc

An interesting detail about Modern Warfare Remastered has come to light; according to the official website, a disc is required to play the downloadable update. Wait, MW Remastered is being released on disc? Doesn’t that kind of contradict the designation of digital download? Well, it turns out that anyone who opts

Tonight Show Takes Aim At Overwatch Pro's Handshake Skills

Handshakes can be messy, awkward things. First, there’s the problem of whether or not to shake hands. Then, there’s the problem of what to do if the person whose hand you try to shake isn’t on your wavelength. Finally, there’s the fleshing fumbling that comes with actually trying to lock

World Record For Super Mario Bros. Broken By A Single Frame

One of the two closest finishes in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series came in 2003 when Ricky Craven edged out Kurt Busch by .002 seconds. The second was nearly a decade later when Jimmie Johnson beat Clint Bowyer by the same. To say that either racer won by a hair

Battlefield 1’s campaign sure looks shiny

Band of bros. Battlefield 1 has a campaign…I guess. I’ve never been one to associate the Battlefield series with single-player, even with Bad Company being eight years old. To me, the series has excelled at multiplayer; the basic concept is just so rife with possibilities for online combat. The player

This Gravity Rush 2 footage looks utterly gorgeous

It would not be hyperbolic to say that Gravity Rush 2 is my most anticipated game of 2016. Despite all of its flaws, I adore the first game in the franchise, and I genuinely hope that the sequel can improve and expand upon it in a meaningful way. Thankfully, the large

Why Inside Is One Of The Best Games Of The Year

Have you played Inside? I hope you have. If not, go play it. If so, please enjoy this excerpt from the latest Kotaku Splitscreen podcast, in which Jason Schreier and I discuss the many, many reasons we love it. I reviewed Inside when it first hit the Xbox One back

See How Forza Horizon 3's Graphics Really Compare To Other Driving Games

A mashup of Forza Horizon 3, Driveclub, The Crew Wild Run, and 2015’s Need For Speed game. Forza Horizon 3 has as pretty fired up over its photorealistic graphics and extensive list of cars. But to get a really direct comparison of how it visually stacks up to other driving

Hit Dating Game Mystic Messenger Makes A Game Out Of Emotional Labor

Mystic Messenger The Korean dating simulator Mystic Messenger has become somewhat of a sensation among over a million women worldwide. It’s an “otome” game (literally, “maiden game”) that offers female players a harem of anime boys to court. These suitors are all charming in their own ways and all have