Kotaku Shares Paper Beast Interview with Legendary Creator Éric Chahi

Kotaku recently interviewed the creator of Paper Beast, a playful exploration game from Éric Chahi, the legendary designer behind Another World and From Dust, coming to PlayStation VR this year. Éric had this to say about creating Paper Beast: From the beginning, we decided to create a VR game”, Chahi says. “We have this desire to explore a new way of interaction. It […]

Kotaku Highlights the Indies at PAX East That Grabbed Their Attention

Kotaku recently shared the 15 indie games at PAX East 2019 that caught their eye, including WORLD OF HORROR, N1RV Ann-A and WRATH: Aeon of Ruin. Ethan Gach touched on WRATH‘s supremely fluid feeling and usage of the Quake engine: It’s built in the original Quake engine, and as a result, it moves and controls […]

Kotaku Rejoices in its Review of ToeJam and Earl: Back in the Groove!

Kotaku rejoices that ToeJam & Earl: Back in the Groove!  “reconjures the magic” in its review of the latest entry in the beloved, funkadelic action roguelike series from HumaNature Studios. Author Ethan Gach found the re-imagining of the Sega Genesis classic to successfully live up to the original game’s legacy. …playing a new ToeJam & Earl has been surprisingly […]

Kotaku Goes Hands-On With Planetoid Pioneers

Kotaku’s Tim Rogers went hands-on with Planetoid Pioneers and was joined by Dan Tabar, the founder of Data Realms. During their let’s play, they explored the starting area of the game and experimented with the game’s wacky physics engine. Together they commentated on the protagonist’s struggle to traverse the planetoids and the inclusion of Data Realms’ custom-made engine […]

Kotaku’s Mike Fahey Names Hand of Fate 2 in Top 10 Games of 2017

Hand of Fate 2, the acclaimed deckbuilding action role-playing game from Brisbane-based indie developer Defiant Development, was recently named among Kotaku Senior Reporter Mike Fahey‘s Top 10 Games of 2017. “The world’s best dungeon master returns for another round of card-based role-playing adventure.” -Mike Fahey, Senior Reporter, Kotaku You can read more of Fahey’s Top […]

Kotaku Australia Calls Brawlhalla One of the “Most Worthwhile Free-To-Play PS4 Games”

Kotaku Australia mentioned Brawlhalla on their list of the most worthwhile free-to-play PS4 games! Check out the entire list here. Brawlhalla is the epic platform fighter with more than 8 million players and was the most played fighting game on Steam in 2016 and 2017. Brawlhalla is free-to-play, but players can purchase the All Legends Pack […]

Kotaku’s Mike Fahey plays Armello’s DLC, The Usurpers Hero Pack

Mike Fahey plays The Usurpers Hero Pack, the first major DLC for League of Geeks’ Armello on Kotaku Plays. The video debuted one of four new heroes included in the DLC, Sargon, as he fights to claim the king’s throne. The Usurpers Hero Pack is available now on Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and Steam (PC/Mac/Linux). […]

Kotaku’s Mike Fahey Plays Hand of Fate from Defiant Development

Kotaku senior reporter Mike Fahey got the chance to play Defiant Development’s recently launched Hand of Fate, a title that blends action-RPG features with elements of board and collectible card games.  Fahey praises the game’s innovative concept and immersive atmosphere, calling the title “the sort of hybrid deck-building game that could only exist in two places […]