The votes have been cast, and the latest Legend of Zelda adventure has been crowned king by Kotaku and TAY readers. It stands as the first Nintendo game to claim such an honor in The Speakys seven-year history. Other titles such as Persona 5, NieR Automata, and Horizon: Zero Dawn also battled to top the list.
Well, would you look at the time. The Kotaku and TAY readers’ choice awards have returned! 2017 may have been a bit rough in many regards, but it was a phenomenal year for gaming as a whole. Which were your favorites?
Hark! The fabled day of gift opening has finally arrived. It’s time to reveal your Secret Santa surprises to the world.
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Wahay! It’s that time of year again TAY folks. Time for our fifth annual Secret Santa gift exchange. Let’s get this
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Hello! My name is GBD and I love everything Nintendo (well, just about).
We need to gauge interest before moving forward.
Tales of eerie environments and bloody beasts have been terrifying and entertaining horror fans for centuries. And while books, movies, and TV shows have each put their own spin on the genre, it’s video games that provide the most immersive horror experiance. Or so I’ve been told.
The Pikmin series is one of those low-key Nintendo franchises that’s often requested by fans, but hasn’t seen many releases since its initial induction. It doesn’t quite have the pull of series like Zelda or Pokemon, but the games are well loved by players and critics alike for their gorgeous environments and…
On this, the last Sunday in July, I thought it would be fun to list and discuss our favorite games of all time. It can be hard for some to name ten games they feel are truly worthy of such a title, and for others it’s just as hard to narrow down the growing list.
It’s no secret that Nintendo has a reputation for milking their most popular franchises. For every new venture, players are force-fed a dozen Mario spin-offs. Which is why it was so refreshing to see the original Splatoon, for Wii U, succeed despite the systems less than stellar sales. And while the Wii U is all but…
Hey there TAY folks! Or should I say TAY squids? Threw together this lovely single player preview of Splatoon 2 yesterday and thought I would share. I’m a bit rusty in the narrating department, so ignore how boring I sound.
The rhythm genre is an often overlooked corner of the gaming world. After the rise and fall of mainstream titles like Guitar Hero and Rock Band, music fans have turned to more quirky offerings such as Hatsune Miku, Rhythm Heaven, and Thumper. Last December Sony decided to dip their toe back in the rhythm pond by…
The Nintendo faithful are no stranger to remakes and rereleases. The Wii U and 3DS have seen their fair share of updated classics in recent years, but most of those title were in desperate need of a face lift. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe isn’t a big leap from it’s 2014 source material, but it’s certainly the definitive…
With the release of Mario Kart 8 Deluxe for the Switch, it’s a good time to revisit the whacky and winding tracks that make the go-karting series so iconic.
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The Switch’s first rhythm title is also its first “handheld only” offering. While VOEZ features a vast library of songs and sleek presentation, it comes with a hefty entrance fee.
Just when you thought all the secrets in the new Zelda had been uncovered.
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