Mario may be known for his background as a plumber, or his recent adventure as a body-snatching fashionista, but over the years he’s also become one of gaming’s most popular athletes. With Mario’s newest tennis iteration launching later this year for the Nintendo Switch, it’s the perfect time to look back on the many…
As we inch ever closer to the summer months, there are bound to be a week or two that don’t offer much in the way of new games. This is one of them. At least we can get our hands on some new old Donkey Kong.
LEGO has released some unexpected and outlandish themes over the years, and Exo-Force is certainly a standout in both regards.
It’s time to settle which of Nintendo’s simian superstars is truly top banana.
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Back before the days of glasses-free 3D and touch screens, there was a Nintendo handheld that conquered the globe.
For the past decade there have been various animated hits that have brought viewers into sprawling fantasy and sci-fi worlds, introducing them to overly absurd characters and storylines. Craig of the Creek bucks this trend with some heartfelt, down-to-earth adventures.
Hot diggity daffodil! Ben, Narelle, and Peter have returned to run Kotaku for another weekend.
Cartoons and video games are a match made in heaven. Well, maybe not when the cartoon is actually based on a video game. Single shot animated stories in cartoons always seem to capture the quirky and obsessive nature of gaming in the most meaningful and hilarious light.
OK K.O.! Let’s Play Heroes is a video game based on a cartoon... that was influenced by video games. One might say its whole zany universe has come full circle.
With the time-shattering feats and game-breaking exploits of Games Done Quick upon us, some video game players might be wondering how they can start their journey in the mesmerizing world of speedrunning. Here’s some advice for those first few steps.
Sometimes even the worst games can bring us great joy.
Who’s hungry for some Magic Cake or a Mach Pizza?
2018 is here! A year set to bring us long awaited AAA titles and beautiful indie gems. Though... not this week.
By balancing scarcity and value, Mario’s newest platforming hit finally brings second-tier collectibles into the limelight.
Developer and illustrator PaperBeatsScissors has prepared an entire menu of tasty Pokémon creations over the past few weeks.
DropMix is fantastic. With the holiday season coming to a close, it’s a darn shame more folks aren’t talking about Harmonix and Hasbro’s new musical card game.