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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A lot has happened in the world of animation since the last episode of the original Samurai Jack aired in 2004. Thirteen long years have passed and fans of the action-packed cartoon are drooling over the series reincarnation on Adult Swim. Come drool with us!
Think you’re pretty handy with a gust of wind and paraglider? Prove it.
Ever wonder how many triangles made up the S.S. Drake spaceship or a Pikmin-munching bulborb? Me either. But it doesn’t stop this wonderful video breakdown from being any less mind boggling.
The votes have been cast, and Blizzard’s team-based shooter was far and away the most popular amongst readers. Other titles like Pokemon, Final Fantasy, DOOM and more battled it out for top positions.
Because Nathan Drake is one ruggedly handsome adventurer.
The day has finally arrived! Awesome Games Done Quick 2017 starts now. And as always there are new shirts for sale on the Yetee for only $11 a pop. A portion of the money made is donated to The Prevent Cancer Foundation.
It’s that time of year again. The Kotaku and TAY readers’ choice awards have returned! 2016 was a big year full of pretty pixels and must-play titles. Which were your favorites?
The coming weeks are sure to be flooded with list upon list of everyone’s favorite titles from the abomination that was the past year. It may have been a tumultuous ride in many areas, but looking back it seems like a decent year to be a fan of video games. On a personal level it was a year of once more trying a…
Since the inception of gaming on smart phones and tablets players have been clamoring for a quality title centered around everyone’s favorite plumber and his Mushroom Kingdom crew. Clamor no more, friends. Super Mario Run is here.