TAY Game Night: November Nominations (Closed)

Now that I have your attention with Novi's wonderful Game Night picture, it's time to get the Game Night ball rolling once again, on schedule this time! Just like for October, I need you guys to nominate the games you want to play for next month! I will be accepting nominations until 7:00 PM EST on Saturday, October 25 » 10/25/14 1:00pm Today 1:00pm

​Hidden Treats in… Costume Quest

Costume Quest is the pinnacle of Halloween gaming fun. It's not particularly scary and it's not filled with flesh-eating zombies, but it does have something I rarely see anymore: Halloween spirit. In any medium, there are very few tales that live up to that same kind of wide-eyed wonderment that we gave to Halloween… » 10/24/14 3:00pm Yesterday 3:00pm

Rockmandash Reviews: ef - a fairy tale of the two [Visual Novel & Anime]

When I first saw ef - a fairy tale of the two, I was blown away by how beautiful it was. The game had the visuals of a Makoto Shinkai film, and I heard almost nothing but praise regarding the story of it. Welcome to Rockmandash Reviews, and today, we have a review of what is one of the most beautiful games I've had… » 10/23/14 10:22pm Thursday 10:22pm

The Graveyard Shift: Vanilla Edition

Hey everyone! Welcome to the Graveyard Shift, the nightly hang-out hosted by Kotaku's reader-run blog, TAY. This is a place to talk about anything - your lives, your gaming habits, or whatever else you desire. Hop on in and join the discussion! When you're done here, you could always go check out the articles over… » 10/23/14 8:57pm Thursday 8:57pm

Why Mewtwo is Today's Most Exciting Smash Bros. Announcement

In case you missed it (you know you didn't), Nintendo just blew the lid off of a ton of new Smash Bros. for Wii U info. We got eight player Smash, tons of new challenges, trophy boxes, a bigger soundtrack and even Ridley (kinda). But Mewtwo is easily, far and away the most exciting announcement. Because he won't be… » 10/23/14 6:52pm Thursday 6:52pm