The Graveyard Shift - Finishing Unfinished Project Edition

Good evening everyone, and welcome to the The Graveyard Shift, which is hosted by Kotaku’s reader-run blog, TAY. This is a place to talk about life, video games, or anything else you want, so feel free to hop in and join in the topic discussion, or anything else you want. Then, when you’re done, feel free to dive into… » 5/05/15 9:00pm Yesterday 9:00pm

On Adaptations and Source Material

I recently came across a denizen of the Internet who, to put it mildly, criticized the still-airing Fate/Stay Night: Unlimited Blade Works for being “shallow and incompetent”. He lambasted multiple aspects of the show, notably including its “adaptation quality”. For those not aware, Unlimited Blade Works is an anime… » 5/05/15 2:34pm Yesterday 2:34pm

Tales of Zestiria PS...4?  (Updated)

This morning multiple outlets are reporting on a rumor that the as of now PS3 exclusive title Tales of Xesteria will be getting a PS4 release as well as a previously rumored Steam release for the PC. The rumor is based on a removed listing from the North American retailer Best Buy listing both a PS3 and PS4 release… » 5/05/15 1:24pm Yesterday 1:24pm

Christian Game Developer Makes Game to Kill Queer People

Steam’s Greenlight initiative, aimed at giving smaller developers a chance to develop on the platform, has not been without its problems. Valve instituted a $100 fee in order to “cut down on the noise” of joke submissions. That level of oversight did not prevent Randall Herman, Christian skateboarding shoe cobbler » 5/05/15 1:20pm Yesterday 1:20pm

The Devil is a Part-Timer! Vol. 1 - Light Novel Review

You might argue that world-domination via the fast food industry has already been achieved, but not if Satan has anything to say about it! » 5/05/15 11:08am Yesterday 11:08am

RPGs - A Cornerstone of Gaming Part 2X - The History of RPGs Part 1

Hello TAY! Ascendant here, back with part 2x (not part 2 for various reasons) of the -RPGs : A Cornerstone of Gaming- series of RPG - related articles! So this, the second article, shall be the first in a separate series that highlights the illustrious history of the RPG, and all of the innovations that has lead to… » 5/05/15 4:30am Yesterday 4:30am