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2019-08-25, 15:29

Sunday Comics: That's Kinda Dumb Hello! It’s time for Kotaku’s Sunday Comics, your weekly roundup of the best webcomics. The images enlarge if you click on the magnifying glass icon....
2019-08-25, 14:39

I Played Breath of the Wild With My Sister And Put Her Through Hell It’s not often I replay games, but when my sister asked for something to play together, I suggested The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. More than...
2019-08-25, 14:39

Looking Back on Dragon Ball Z's Best Filler Episode When the Dragon Ball Z anime premiered in April of 1989, it was a mere six months behind its Dragon Ball manga source material. For a show that aired...
2019-08-25, 14:39

Psst. Psst. Hey. Ben here. If you’re in need of a fun gaming podcast, you should definitely check out my newest show — Memory Card. Every episode covers the...
2019-08-25, 14:39

The Haunting Discoveries Of Outer Wilds My Outer Wilds journey had me awash in emotions from fear to joy to sadness. There was one discovery, however, that made me unexpectedly queasy. It al...
2019-08-25, 14:39

That Time Nintendo Took the Game Boy (and Pokémon) Online When it comes to online play and digital distribution, Nintendo always seem two steps behind its competitors. But things weren’t always like this, at ...
2019-08-25, 14:39

|PICS:ThapeloMokoenabringstheheatinNewYorkphotoshoot The star recently spent some time in New York working on a new project, and, since returning from the Big Apple, has flooded our timelines with a numb...
2019-08-25, 13:52

Game of Thrones Star Kit Harington Joins the Marvel Movie The Eternals The Marvel Cinematic Universe may be losing Spider-Man, but they are gaining the (former) King of the North. Fresh off the final season of Game of Thr...
2019-08-25, 12:39

What’s Happening in the Star Wars Universe After Episode IX: The Rise of Skywalker? LucasFilm head Kathleen Kennedy has repeatedly emphasized that Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker will be the ninth and final assignment in the Skywalke...
2019-08-25, 12:39

Will Rey Turn to the Dark Side in Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker? New footage of the final entry in the Skywalker saga, Star Wars: Rise of the Skywalker, at Disney’s annual D23 Conference suggests that Star War...
2019-08-25, 12:39

Everything We Learned About Frozen II From the D23 Footage Disney dropped a sneak peak of Frozen II at its annual D23 convention in Anaheim on Aug. 24. The scenes involved Elsa being drawn out of her castle by...
2019-08-25, 12:39

Lizzo, Lil Nas X and a Little Sinatra: Barack Obama Shares His Summer Playlist Former President Barack Obama has tweeted out his summer playlist, in case you needed some auditory inspiration for the last few weeks of the season. ...
2019-08-25, 12:39

'My So-Called Life' debuted 25 years ago and remains as timely as ever When my "My So-Called Life" premiered in 1994, Angela Chase (played by a 13-year-old Claire Danes) and her circle of friends made a generation of teen...
2019-08-25, 12:13

Box Office: 'Angel Has Fallen' Rises to No. 1 With $21 million debut LOS ANGELES, (Variety.com) - "Angel Has Fallen," the third chapter in Lionsgate and Millennium's action franchise starring Gerard Butler, had a strong...
2019-08-25, 12:13

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson takes honeymoon to D23 The Rock is honeymooning at a Disney conventionDwayne Johnson got married last weekend to longtime partner Lauren Hashian — and then spent Saturday pr...
2019-08-25, 11:52

Forget Jon Snow, Kit Harington just landed a massive role in Marvel’s Cinematic Universe What better way to make Jon Snow forgotten if you’re still in pain after that final Game of Thrones season than to focus on the future of Kit Ha...
2019-08-25, 10:13

‘Breaking Bad’ movie details revealed The “Breaking Bad” movie is coming to Netflix sooner than you might think. The film, titled “El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie,” is now set to be releas...
2019-08-25, 10:13

Spain’s ex-king Juan Carlos I recovers after heart surgery Doctors at the hospital where Spain’s former monarch Juan Carlos I underwent heart surgery say he is making a satisfactory recovery almost 24 hours af...
2019-08-25, 08:13

Plácido Domingo to perform for first time since accusations Plácido Domingo returns to stage at the Salzburg Festival in his first appearance since nine women accused him of sexual harassment in a report by the...
2019-08-25, 08:13

Ms. Marvel, She-Hulk, and Moon Knight will join Phase 4 with their own Disney+ shows Although the wait between Marvel Cinematic Universe movies can be excruciating for fans of the franchise, Marvel Studios is going to have an opportuni...
2019-08-25, 07:00

12 new trailers you need to watch: Ad Astra, Bombshell, Rambo, and more Good Boys turned out to be the surprise winner of last weekend’s box office rankings, raking in a few million more than some of the blockbuster ...
2019-08-25, 07:00

There’s a delightful ‘Wizard of Oz’ easter egg in Google Search right now In honor of this weekend’s 80th anniversary of the 1939 release of the classic movie musical The Wizard of Oz, Google has added an easter egg to...
2019-08-25, 07:00

‘Breaking Bad’ movie confirmed and will debut on Netflix on October 11 We had a feeling that Vince Gilligan wasn’t entirely done with the Breaking Bad universe. Sure, we have Better Call Saul, but the series finale ...
2019-08-25, 07:00

Ewan McGregor confirms he will return as Obi-Wan for new Star Wars series Enlarge / Ewan McGregor made a surprise appearance at Disney's D23 Expo yesterday to announce he will star in an as-yet-untitled Obi-Wan Kenobi spin-o...
2019-08-25, 04:13

She thought buying a billboard would get Tyler Perry’s attention. She already had it. Actress Racquel Bailey bought billboards near Tyler Perry studios so the director, seeking to chance to work with him. He dismissed her actions but tu...
2019-08-25, 02:26

Britain’s Prince Andrew denies knowledge of Epstein’s crimes Britain’s Prince Andrew has denied any knowledge of criminal behavior by one-time friend Jeffrey Epstein who killed himself in a New York jail while a...
2019-08-25, 02:26

In photos: Meg Donnelly, Austin Mahone appear at Arthur Ashe Kids' Day Actors and musicians attended and performed at the 24th annual Arthur Ashe Kids' Day, which features a concert and tennis matches at the USTA Billie J...
2019-08-25, 01:00

Jonas Brothers concert cuts short, leaving Toronto fans confused The Jonas Brothers left thousands of their Toronto fans feeling cheated after ending their Friday concert early due to "an unforeseen technical diffic...
2019-08-24, 22:39

Barack Obama just tweeted his summer 2019 playlist. And yes, 'Old Town Road' made the cut What do Lil Nas X, Steely Dan and Lizzo have in common? Maybe nothing other than that they're all high up on former President Barack Obama's summer 20...
2019-08-24, 22:39

'Star Wars,' 'Frozen,' Marvel, Mulan show fans the force is with Disney "Star Wars" actors teased an epic sendoff, the cast of "Frozen" sang, and action movie star Dwayne Johnson rolled out in a river boat as Walt Disney C...
2019-08-24, 21:26

A Plague Tale Is One Of The Most Disturbing Games I’ve Played It’s been so long since a game has truly scared me that A Plague Tale: Innocence caught me completely off guard. Tense, terrifying, and meticulously c...
2019-08-24, 18:00

The Brilliant Use of Verticality in Minish Cap’s Palace of Winds There are so many great, memorable levels in the Zelda series, from Majora Mask’s Stone Tower Temple to the Arbiter’s Grounds in Twilight Princess. Bu...
2019-08-24, 18:00

What Is Your Favorite Game Sequel? There are great sequels. And then there are all the crappy ones that seem like little more than cynical cash grabs. I’m going to focus on the former....
2019-08-24, 18:00

Britain’s Prince Andrew denies any knowledge of Jeffrey Epstein’s alleged crimes Britain’s Prince Andrew has denied any knowledge of criminal behavior by one-time friend Jeffrey Epstein who killed himself in a New York jail while a...
2019-08-24, 15:13

Romance Of The Three Kingdoms XIII Is A Flawed, But Addictive, Entry Into The Series The very first time I was a guest writer for Kotaku, I wrote about Romance of the Three Kingdoms IV, which was my favorite in the series. I’ve played ...
2019-08-24, 14:52

Modern Warfare's Alpha Has Me Feeling Good About The Gameplay This weekend, Call of Duty players on PlayStation 4 are getting hands-on with this fall’s Modern Warfare. Activision has launched an early alpha of th...
2019-08-24, 12:52

Majora's Mask Speedrunners Get World Record Under An Hour By Playing The Ocarina 63 Times As of six days ago, speedrunners have found a way to complete The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask in under an hour. The moody Ocarina of Time sequel is...
2019-08-24, 12:52

Twitch Suspends Popular Leftist Streamer After Controversial 9/11 Comments During a Twitch stream earlier this week, popular leftist streamer Hasan Piker made a statement that would, by pretty much any measure, be considered ...
2019-08-24, 12:52

7 Classic Cartoons That Deserve A TV Special With a wide variety of animated movies and TV series accessible around the clock, it’s easy for viewers to fall into the bottomless pit of nostalgia t...
2019-08-24, 12:52

Collecting Things (And Silly Animals) In Dragon Quest Builders 2 Is Stressful Fun There has never been a video game checklist that I didn’t simultaneously love and hate. The Explorer’s Shores islands found in Dragon Quest Builders 2...
2019-08-24, 12:52

I Remember Every Single Detail Of The First Thirty Minutes Of Zelda: Link's Awakening Everything that anyone has ever liked about a Zelda game happens in its most perfect form in the first 30-minute setpiece of the 1993 Game Boy masterp...
2019-08-24, 12:52

By The Gods, I Just Want To Hang Out At Charon's Shop In Hades Escaping the House of Hades is no easy task. The ever-changing pathways through the Underworld are filled with danger—vicious specters prowl, eager fo...
2019-08-24, 12:52

Why people keep falling for viral hoaxes Enlarge (credit: Thomas Trutschel/Getty Images) The Internet is dark and full of terrible sources of information. Sometimes it seems like every day ...
2019-08-24, 11:26

Our favorite gaming studios, expos, museum exhibits—in a photo blowout When we publish galleries dedicated to gaming exhibitions, events, and landmarks, it's not a way to put off writing work. For one, we have to write al...
2019-08-24, 11:26

A lone gunman roams a galaxy in chaos in first trailer for The Mandalorian Pedro Pascal and Gina Carano star in The Mandalorian, a new Star Wars series debuting with Disney+ in November. Fans went wild as Disney debuted the...
2019-08-24, 11:26

Bake Off judge joins hospital food review after listeria deaths Great British Bake Off judge Prue Leith is to advise a government review into hospital food following the deaths of six people due to a listeria outbr...
2019-08-24, 11:26

'God, I love the English': Swift details nights out in London in new song Can you Adam and Eve it? Taylor Swift might have spent her formative years in Nashville, Tennessee, but nowadays she is apparently all about walks in ...
2019-08-24, 11:26

She thought buying a billboard would get Tyler Perry’s attention. But he was already a fan. Actress Racquel Bailey bought billboards near Tyler Perry studios so the director, seeking to chance to work with him. He dismissed her actions but tu...
2019-08-24, 10:13

Bill Maher invites Rashida Tlaib to discuss Israel, BDS on his show "Real Time" host Bill Maher issued a challenge to Rep. Rashida Tlaib, D-Mich., on Friday night, calling for her to appear on his show to discuss their...
2019-08-24, 08:13

Bill Maher rejoices in David Koch's passing: 'F--- him ... I'm glad he's dead and I hope the end was painful' "Real Time" host Bill Maher minced no words Friday night regarding the news that Republican megadonor and billionaire philanthropist David Koch had di...
2019-08-24, 08:13

Aretha Franklin had nearly $1M in uncashed checks when she died 1 year ago Aretha Franklin reportedly had nearly $1 million in uncashed checks at the time of her death, a new inventory of her assets found, according to newly ...
2019-08-24, 08:13

‘Racing Wives’ star Amber Balcaen says she isn’t worried about being compared to Danica Patrick Amber Balcaen is determined to race her way to the finish line as a celebrated female driver and is hoping the wives of NASCAR drivers will cheer her ...
2019-08-24, 08:13

Review: On Lover, Taylor Swift Lays Down Her Armor Way back in 2010, singer-songwriter Taylor Swift released her third studio album, Speak Now. She wrote every song on the album, without any co-writers...
2019-08-24, 05:52

What to Know About Virginia Woolf’s Love Affair With Vita Sackville-West “I am reduced to a thing that wants Virginia…It is incredible how essential to me you have become,” wrote Vita Sackville-West to the...
2019-08-24, 05:52

How Your Obsession With Short-Term Results Can Hurt You in the Long Run A friend once caught the fever of counting her steps. She was taking part in a workplace fitness competition, in the hope that it would cajole her int...
2019-08-24, 05:52

You Probably Missed This Subtle Clue Taylor Swift Dropped for the Fans With Her Pin Taylor Swift has been busy. The singer who just released her seventh album, Lover, on August 23, has been promoting her work, playing Central Park, re...
2019-08-24, 05:52

Your Guide to the Many, Many References Taylor Swift Drops in the Lover Album At long last, Lover is here. Taylor Swift’s seventh studio album — clocking in at a meaty 18 tracks, her longest album yet — arrived...
2019-08-24, 05:52

Game of Thrones Star Kit Harington Reportedly Joining the Marvel Cinematic Universe The Marvel Cinematic Universe may be losing Spider-Man, but they are gaining the (former) King of the North. Fresh off the final season of Game of Thr...
2019-08-24, 05:52

Let’s Discuss the Lyrics to Every Song on Taylor Swift’s Lover Lover, Taylor Swift’s seventh album, has arrived — as of midnight Aug. 23. Featuring 18 tracks — Swift’s longest album to date...
2019-08-24, 05:52

Marvel Just Announced She Hulk, Ms. Marvel and Moon Knight TV Shows During Comic-Con in July, Marvel Studios head Kevin Feige announced that Marvel would launch a new slate of live-action TV shows on Disney’s for...
2019-08-24, 05:52

May the Force Be With the Small Screen: An Obi-Wan Kenobi TV Show Is Happening Obi-Wan Kenobi is back. LucasFilm announced at Disney’s D23 conference on Aug. 23 that Ewan McGregor will return to his role as the legendary ch...
2019-08-24, 05:52

We Broke Down Every Second of the Mandalorian Trailer Disney debuted the first trailer for its highly anticipated Star Wars TV show, The Mandalorian, during the D23 convention on Friday. The show will foc...
2019-08-24, 05:52

Honey Boo Boo inspired Kirsten Dunst’s new show, 'On Becoming a God in Central Florida' Kirsten Dunst said Honey Boo Boo from "Toddlers and Tiaras" and "Here Comes Honey Boo Boo" inspired her in her role in "On Becoming a God in Central F...
2019-08-24, 03:26

Former K-pop stars Kevin Woo, James Lee return to U.S. for shows James Lee and Kevin Woo, formerly of Royal Pirates and U-KISS, respectively, are returning to the United States for hometown shows in Los Angeles on S...
2019-08-24, 03:26

Marvel cut an entire ‘Battle of the Sky’ from the end of ‘Avengers: Endgame’ There has been so much written about Avengers: Endgame since it hits theaters in April (and for months before that), you might have assumed there were...
2019-08-24, 01:26

Why Anthony Bourdain’s documentary may never air It’s parts unknown for an unreleased documentary executive-produced by late chef and television personality Anthony Bourdain, which is now in search o...
2019-08-24, 00:39

Orlando Bloom has a stinker in ‘Carnival Row’ If “Carnival Row” is any indication of what we can expect from post-“Game of Thrones” fantasy TV, we are headed to the slough of despond. It’s a...
2019-08-24, 00:39

‘Mel Robbins Show’ host: How I climbed back from rock bottom Mel Robbins, who invented the famous self-help “5 Second Rule,” says her upcoming daytime talk show is focused on everyday people — and not celebritie...
2019-08-24, 00:39

‘Gemstones’ star Edi Patterson loves to blast character’s rage The Righteous Gemstones | Sunday, 10 p.m., HBO Southern megachurch secretary Judy Gemstone has good reason to come unhinged in “The Righteous Gemstone...
2019-08-24, 00:39

'Ballers' star Dwayne Johnson pays tribute to the show amid cancellation news Although HBO announced Thursday that it was ending its slick sports comedy "Ballers" with the upcoming fifth season, star Dwayne Johnson has suggested...
2019-08-24, 00:39

Lara Spencer apologizes for criticizing Prince George's ballet lessons "Good Morning America" co-anchor Lara Spencer has apologized after she was accused of making a sexist and stereotypical comment about one of Prince Ge...
2019-08-24, 00:39

Obi-Wan Kenobi and 'The Mandalorian' bring the Force to Disney+ Obi-Wan Kenobi will bring the Force to Disney+, which -- along with the first trailer for "The Mandalorian" -- capped the studio's presentation for it...
2019-08-24, 00:39

Christie Brinkley’s kids say they ‘hate’ being called ‘celebrity children’: ‘It can stunt your growth’ For supermodel Christie Brinkley’s three children, Alexa Ray Joel, 33, Jack Brinkley-Cook, 24, and Sailor Brinkley-Cook, 21, the term "celebrity child...
2019-08-23, 21:26

Terrence Malick film, 'Crazy Ex-Girlfriend' doc in Austin Film Festival's first wave of titles The Austin Film Festival announced its first wave of titles for the 2019 festival including Terrence Malick's "A Hidden Life," the "Crazy Ex-Girlfrien...
2019-08-23, 20:13

Watch: Bourne TV series 'Treadstone' and 'Purge' Season 2 coming Oct. 15 USA announced premiere dates for the new series "Treadstone," set in the Jason Bourne universe, and Season 2 of "The Purge" based on the horror film f...
2019-08-23, 20:13

NASA names tumbling Mars rock after Rolling Stones In perhaps one of the most unexpected crossover events in NASA history, the U.S. space agency named a tumbling Mars rock after British rock 'n' roll b...
2019-08-23, 20:13

Inmate’s mom convicted in plot with lawyer hailed on ‘Ellen’ A Virginia woman has been convicted of conspiring to smuggle drugs and a cellphone to her jailed son with an attorney who gained national attention on...
2019-08-23, 19:52

5 die in stampede ahead of Algiers rap concert, probe opened Prosecutors have opened an investigation into the cause of a stampede ahead of a rapper’s concert at an Algiers sports stadium that left five youths d...
2019-08-23, 19:52

Top publishers sue Audible for copyright infringement Some of the country’s top publishers are suing Audible, citing copyright infringement as they ask a federal judge to enjoin the audiobook producer-dis...
2019-08-23, 19:52

Biggest ever Kentridge show explores Africa’s history Evocative videos, graphic tapestries, charcoal drawings, woodcut prints, sculptures and immersive sound installations combine in the largest single sh...
2019-08-23, 19:52

Domingo to return to the stage amid harassment allegations Placido Domingo appears on stage at the Salzburg Festival this weekend as he performs for the first time since multiple women have accused him of sexu...
2019-08-23, 19:52

Rockin 'n' rollin on Mars: Rolling Stones have space rock named after them The Rolling Stones have rocked stages around the world in their more than 50-year career. But now their influence has gone into space after NASA's Mar...
2019-08-23, 19:52

Battlefield V Developers Cancel 5v5 Mode, Saying They Need To Fix Other Bugs Since its launch in November 2018, Battlefield V has been expanded with a battle royale mode and additional limited time modes that reimagine the mult...
2019-08-23, 17:26

Tetris 99’s Fire Emblem Theme Gives It New Energy I’ve been super impressed with the love that Tetris 99 has been getting with each update. This weekend’s Maximus Cup event continues its excellent sel...
2019-08-23, 17:26

The Entire GoPro HERO7 Lineup Is On Sale Right Now GoPro has been taking a beating on Wall Street, but its cameras are still best-in-class. And today on Amazon, you can save on the entire HERO7 lineup,...
2019-08-23, 17:26

Life Is Strange 2's Fourth Episode Puts Its Hero Through The Wringer By the end of the latest episode of Life Is Strange 2, the game’s protagonist Sean Diaz has nearly been broken, physically and mentally. But at least ...
2019-08-23, 17:26

Jussie Smollett case gets a new special prosecutor to investigate the alleged hoax A high-profile former U.S. Attorney was appointed special prosecutor Friday morning to re-examine the Jussie Smollett case and why charges were abrupt...
2019-08-23, 17:00

Kim Kardashian reveals medical accessory that daughter North, 6, 'wanted' to wear Kim Kardashian is known for leading the fashion world with her interesting and unique trends but a recent Instagram post revealed that her daughter No...
2019-08-23, 17:00

Lori Loughlin and Mossimo Giannulli won't turn on each other in court: report Lori Loughlin and her husband, Mossimo Giannulli, are sticking together as they prepare to go to court over their alleged involvement in a massive col...
2019-08-23, 17:00

Colton Underwood on finding 'fulfillment' post-'Bachelor': I'm at 'an interesting point in my career' Colton Underwood is appreciative of all the doors that the "Bachelor" franchises have opened for him, but is ready to move away from the reality TV wo...
2019-08-23, 17:00

Telling Lies takes an intimate, expansive view of interactive storytelling Who could this woman be? We're not telling. Four years ago, Sam Barlow surprised the game industry by revivin...
2019-08-23, 15:52

VMAs 2019: Your cheat sheet to the K-pop bands competing against BTS The 2019 MTV Video Music Awards’ introduction of a new K-pop category this year immediately sparked controversy. Fans took to social media to voice co...
2019-08-23, 15:26

Lady Gaga’s bloody VMAs ‘masterpiece’ finally released after 10 years Ask any little monster, “What’s Lady Gaga’s legacy performance?” And there’s only one correct answer: The 2009 MTV Video...
2019-08-23, 15:26

Gears of War Isn't As Fun Without The Chainsaw Gun I love the Lancer from Gears of War. That’s the chainsaw gun. So I’m pretty disappointed that Gears of War 4, which I’m playing now to prep for the se...
2019-08-23, 14:39

The 12 Best Games For 3DS And 2DS It’s been years since the original 3DS launched. There’s an updated version with better 3D , improved controls, and of course, a wealth of excellent g...
2019-08-23, 14:39

The Art of Drag Turns Game of Thrones, Marvel, and More Into Works of Fabulous Fandom Fashion Flame Con is the world’s largest convention dedicated to LGBTQ+ fandom. It returned to New York City’s Times Square last weekend and celebrated its fi...
2019-08-23, 14:39

Dragon Quest XI On Switch Lets You Make NPCs Lie This week, Nintendo put out a demo for the Switch version of Dragon Quest XI, and it’s got at least a few new features we didn’t know about before. My...
2019-08-23, 14:39

The Division 2 Developers Challenge Players To Find Misspelled Police Car In the vast video game version of Washington, D.C in Ubisoft’s The Division 2, there is a single police car that reads “POLCE.” The misspelling has be...
2019-08-23, 14:39

5 new releases we love: Jay Som gets smooth, Missy throws it back, and more There’s a lot of music out there. To help you cut through all the noise, every week The A.V. Club is rounding up A-Sides, five recent releases we thin...
2019-08-23, 14:39

Look: 'Lady and the Tramp' share meal in poster for Disney+ film The "Lady and the Tramp" remake and "Noelle," a new Christmas movie starring Anna Kendrick and Bill Hader, got posters and release dates from Disney+....
2019-08-23, 12:39

10 movies and shows to watch on Netflix before they’re removed in September September is a very interesting month for Netflix. Not only is the selection of new releases relatively underwhelming (though there are certainly seve...
2019-08-23, 12:39

Kodak Black pleads guilty to federal weapons charges Prosecutors charged the rapper with crimes including falsifying information on federal forms to buy four firearms from a Miami-area gun shop on two se...
2019-08-23, 12:39

In the battle over Spider-Man, everyone may lose Peter Parker has long history as loveable loser throughout his adventures as Spider-Man, the comic book superhero who pioneered the notion that the go...
2019-08-23, 12:13

How Pink came to Taylor Swift's defense after that VMA moment It's been a decade since Kanye West interrupted Taylor Swift's acceptance speech at the 2009 MTV Video Music Awards, but people are still talking abou...
2019-08-23, 12:13

Gordon Ramsay: I'll try for swanlike calm when I cater for GQ Men of the Year Awards Gordon Ramsay says he is as nervous about catering for some of the biggest names in showbusiness at the GQ Men of the Year awards as he was making Nel...
2019-08-23, 11:13

‘Power’ heads toward its finale, but its influence grows ‘Power’ heads toward its final season having transformed the Starz network, a process that executive producer 50 Cent says isn’t over with more shows ...
2019-08-23, 10:26

Taylor Swift’s ‘Lover’ is a lot to digest: 6 songs to have on repeat Taylor Swift fans probably didn’t get much sleep last night. After the pop princess’ seventh studio album, “Lover,” dropped at midnight, surely many S...
2019-08-23, 10:26

‘Punchline’ host Melissa Peterman says Reba McEntire is ‘wicked funny,’ and ‘hardcore’ at Backgammon Hot on the heels of a huge announcement that Reba McEntire and Dolly Parton will replace Brad Paisley as co-hosts for the upcoming CMA Awards in Novem...
2019-08-23, 10:00

'Real Housewives of New York' star Ramona Singer says Bethenny Frankel didn't tell the cast she was leaving Ramona Singer “respects” Bethenny Frankel‘s decision to move on from “The Real Housewives of New York City,” but is “disappointed” that the Skinnygirl...
2019-08-23, 10:00

Pokemon Go: How to complete A Thousand-Year Slumber and catch Jirachi Pokemon Go players have been waiting anxiously for a new Mythical Pokemon to be added to the game, and just a few days ago, their patience finally pai...
2019-08-23, 10:00

Barack and Michelle Obama’s first Netflix project is getting rave reviews Netflix debuted a new documentary on Wednesday that presents a deeply moving portrait of the ground-level workers at a new factory in post-industrial ...
2019-08-23, 10:00

Guidemaster: The best keyboards, mice, and more for your gaming PC Enlarge / So many fingers have been typing and clicking in the name of journalism... (credit: Valentina Palladino) Welcome to Ars Gaming Week 2019! A...
2019-08-23, 10:00

Kirsten Dunst shines in quirky 'On Becoming a God in Central Florida' "On Becoming a God in Central Florida" is every bit as quirky as its title in mostly good ways, foremost by providing a darkly comic vehicle for Kirst...
2019-08-23, 09:39

Taylor Swift's new album features surprise cameos In "London Boy," the eleventh track on Taylor Swift's seventh album, Lover, the country singer turned pop superstar sets out her love for the British ...
2019-08-23, 09:39

Custom Toys and Figures Made for Wasteland Nightmares Cute toys made terrifying. Traditional Japanese motifs reworked on rusted robots. The world of Fallout brought to life. This is the work of toy and fi...
2019-08-23, 09:13

Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Why More People Should Be Watchin Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Why More People Should Be Watching The Expanse • My Top 50 Games Of The 2010's:...
2019-08-23, 09:13

|MinkivanderWesthuizenrespondstobacklashafter'tone-deafwhiteprivilegepost' South African model and TV personality Minki van der Westhuizen, has received widespread backlash after an Instagram post, many have labelled "tone de...
2019-08-23, 09:13

Bosnia-born Matrix co-writer foresees partition of America Novelist and Matrix co-writer Aleksandar Hemon worries that growing U.S. social divisions could bring about the partition of the United States, saying...
2019-08-23, 04:26

Bosnian-Dutch film wins top award at 25th Sarajevo Film Festival A Bosnian-Dutch film about a girl leaving the Netherlands and returning to her native Bosnia to visit the sick father she has never met was chosen on ...
2019-08-23, 04:26

Omarosa predicts Trump will 'insert himself' to help Sean Spicer win 'Dancing With the Stars' Former White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman suggested that President Trump will actively help his former press secretary Sean Spicer in the up...
2019-08-23, 02:52

Fire Emblem Hacker Makes The Gatekeeper Playable, And His Charm Stat Is Huge Greetings, professor! Nothing to report! Well, there is one thing. A Fire Emblem: Three Houses hacker has figured out how to recruit the man, the myth...
2019-08-23, 00:26

Red Dead Redemption 2 Bird Mod Is Magnificently Chill Red Dead Redemption 2 is a game that can be chill, but eventually, somebody pulls a gun on you, or a coyote attacks, or you wander into a whinnying ho...
2019-08-23, 00:26

Fortnite Nerfed The Mech After weeks of player outcry, developer Epic made some significant changes to Fortnite’s mechanical Brute today. The Brute now does less damage, spawn...
2019-08-23, 00:26

Michael Jackson’s former publicist sets up foundation to heal icon’s legacy “I don’t think any of us has been a greater victim than Michael Jackson,” publicist Raymone Bain said at a press conference in a glitzy DC hotel ballr...
2019-08-22, 23:39

Sean Spicer pumped for ‘Dancing With the Stars’ Former White House spokesman Sean Spicer will approach “Dancing with the Stars” much like he did the challenge of national politics in America’s hyper...
2019-08-22, 23:39

Movie theaters are ripping you off as much as greedy airlines Please select your seat. Would you like more degrees of recline? How about a hot meal or early seating? Such choices were once the domain of increasin...
2019-08-22, 23:39

‘Forbidden Broadway’ is back to skewer Cher, Bette Midler, ‘Tootsie’ Brace yourself, theater people: Gerard Alessandrini, the merry skewer-er of all that you do, is coming back with “Forbidden Broadway: The Next Generat...
2019-08-22, 23:39

Lenny Kravitz is still ripped, rocking and ‘letting love rule’ It’s been 30 years since Lenny Kravitz first introduced his flower-child rock with “Let Love Rule,” his debut album released on Sept. 6, 1989. But the...
2019-08-22, 23:39

Why Irv Gotti is starring in ‘Growing Up Hip Hop: New York’ The idea for Murder Inc. CEO Irv Gotti to co-star on We TV’s “Growing Up Hip Hop: New York” came from his son, Jonathan “JJ” Wilson Lorenzo — who appe...
2019-08-22, 23:39

Mary J. Blige and Nas remember losing their radio virginity Their songs have been spun countless times on the radio over the years, but Mary J. Blige and Nas — co-headlining the Royalty tour at Barclays Center ...
2019-08-22, 23:39

‘Hadestown’ star Reeve Carney brings musician siblings into spotlight Clearly, the Carney family talent pool didn’t stop with “Honeymooners” star Art Carney — or even with his great-nephew, “Hadestown” ...
2019-08-22, 23:39

Mary J. Blige and Nas dish on 25 years of highs and lows together When Mary J. Blige met Nas — having both risen up from the New York projects to become hip-hop heroes — it was a case of game recognizing game, real r...
2019-08-22, 23:39

Santigold on living the legend of Afropunk: ‘I feel like an OG’ Santigold is back in Brooklyn to perform with her people — and her fellow punk rockers. The 14th annual Afropunk festival closes out the summer at For...
2019-08-22, 23:39

Trump's latest fight with the Squad is in a song on 'The Simpsons' The creators of television show "The Simpsons" are trolling President Trump yet again. And this time, a bunch of Democratic lawmakers are along for th...
2019-08-22, 22:52

Jaboukie Young-White to kick off new season of Comedy Central stand-up specials Comedy Central's latest edition of "Comedy Central Stand-Up Presents...." is not joking around, as the network has booked some of the scene's most pro...
2019-08-22, 22:52

Eminem's music publisher claims Spotify owes millions in royalties Eminem's music publisher has filed a copyright-infringement lawsuit against streaming giant Spotify over the hit "Lose Yourself" and more than 200 oth...
2019-08-22, 22:52

Miley Cyrus denies cheating on Liam Hemsworth in series of tweets Miley Cyrus posted about what she's going through currently in a series of tweets on Thursday, telling followers she never cheated on her estranged hu...
2019-08-22, 22:52

Spider-Man dispute between Sony and Marvel draws fans into the crossfire Spider-Man's future might hang in the balance, but the dispute between Sony and Marvel over the character -- having spilled into the public -- is anot...
2019-08-22, 22:52

Taylor Swift drops 'Lover' video ahead of album launch Taylor Swift has offered a bit of love to all the fans who are eagerly awaiting Friday's release of her seventh album: A video for its title track, "L...
2019-08-22, 22:52

Tommy Lee, wife Brittany Furlan claim they were booted from Emeril Lagasse-owned restaurant: ‘WTF dude?’ Tommy Lee and his wife Brittany Furlan claim they were kicked out of an Emeril Lagasse restaurant when Lee dropped an F-bomb after being asked to remo...
2019-08-22, 21:39

Trump speaks out on Sean Spicer joining 'Dancing with the Stars': 'He will do great' One day after it was revealed that Sean Spicer will be competing on the upcoming season of "Dancing with the Stars," President Trump spoke out about t...
2019-08-22, 21:39

Watch: 'Bachelor in Paradise's' Demi Burnett on coming out: 'I was just being myself' "Bachelor in Paradise" star Demi Burnett explained on "Good Morning America" Thursday how it felt to come out as bi-sexual and present the first same-...
2019-08-22, 20:52

Watch: Bruce Springsteen's releases lyric video for 'I'll Stand By You' Bruce Springsteen released a lyric video for "I'll Stand By You" featuring clips from the film "Blinded by the Light." The song was previously unrelea...
2019-08-22, 20:52

'Veep' creator's 'David Copperfield' film finds distributor Fox Searchlight will distribute Armando Iannucci's "The Personal History of David Copperfield" in North America. The film will premiere at the Toronto...
2019-08-22, 20:52

Watch: Showtime releases first-look teaser of 'The L Word: Generation Q' Showtime released a first-look teaser of "The L Word: Generation Q" featuring returning stars Jennifer Beals, Katherine Moennig, and Leisha Hailey, an...
2019-08-22, 20:52

Watch: New trailer for 'Motherless Brooklyn' written, directed by and starring Edward Norton Warner Brothers released a trailer for Edward Norton's movie "Motherless Brooklyn." Norton wrote, directed and stars with Bruce Willis, Gugu Mbatha-Ra...
2019-08-22, 20:52

Marvel trio Kevin Feige, Jon Favreau, and Jeph Loeb to be honored at Saturn Awards The Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror Films will give awards to Kevin Feige, Jon Favreau, and Jeph Loeb at their 45th annual awards cerem...
2019-08-22, 20:52

Watch: 'Villains' trailer turns the tables on 'It' star Bill Skarsgard ALTER released a trailer for the horror film Villains, starring Bill Skarsgard and Maika Monroe as criminals who break into a house. The owners (Jeffr...
2019-08-22, 20:52

Grandia Has Reignited My Love For Role-Playing Games When I was in my impressionable pre-teen years, I spent vast amounts of my summer tucked away in a musty little basement down the street. My closest f...
2019-08-22, 18:52

Gaming Hardware Artist Turns Nintendo Famicom Into A Retro Computer Swedish designer and craftsman Love Hultén transforms existing gaming hardware into dreamlike pieces of functional retrofuturist art. His latest work,...
2019-08-22, 18:52

Just like last week, this week I (Tim Rogers) am teaching Jason Schreier (and you!) Just like last week, this week I (Tim Rogers) am teaching Jason Schreier (and you!) Japanese over on our Twitch channel. My teaching method involves f...
2019-08-22, 18:52

The People Behind Teamfight Tactics Talk Player Expectations And 'Garbage' Characters Teamfight Tactics has been out for just over a month, and already Riot games’ entry into the auto-battler genre has become one of the top 10 most popu...
2019-08-22, 18:52

Session Is A Hardcore Skateboarding Sim With Cool, Weird Controls “Pretty much everyone who tries the game eats shit like crazy at first,” Marc-Andre Houde told me when I met him in New York to see crea-ture studios’...
2019-08-22, 18:52

Remnant: From the Ashes Is Quickly Becoming One Of My Favorite Games Of 2019 When I first saw a streamer playing Remnant: From the Ashes, I rolled my eyes. Boiled down to the most reductive pitch, it’s Dark Souls but with guns....
2019-08-22, 18:52

No Man's Sky's Beyond Update Fulfills The Childhood Dream Of Virtual Reality You look left and see a giant alien behemoth. You look right and see your spaceship. And then you re-adjust your virtual reality helmet to account for...
2019-08-22, 18:52

Ask Kotaku's Staff Anything [UPDATE: Over] It is Thursday, August 22, 2019, and there sure is a lot going on. Why not take this opportunity to ask Kotaku’s staff anything you’d like? We’ll be h...
2019-08-22, 18:52

Pokkén Tournament Players Make Scrapbook To Thank Lead Designer Today’s top news from Being Nice magazine: a group of competitive Pokken Tournament players gave one of the games’ developers a handwritten book, than...
2019-08-22, 18:52

Fortnite Season 10 Is A Bust There was a lot of player excitement in the run-up to Fortnite’s Season 10, with early hints suggesting the return of old, beloved landmarks like Dust...
2019-08-22, 18:52

In Japan's Bubble Era, Nissan Proved Economy Cars Don't Have To Suck Today, automakers reserve limited-production vehicles to high performance sports cars and supercars. But in the height of Japan’s Bubble Era, Nissan h...
2019-08-22, 18:52

Anthem: Six Months Later It’s already been six months since the online shooter Anthem came out. A lot has happened during that time, though not as much as players had hoped. T...
2019-08-22, 18:52

Sony thinks it can make billion-dollar Spider-Man movies without Marvel. It can’t. The Sony vs. Disney saga continues with new revelations from behind the scenes of one of the worst decisions Sony has ever made. The company decided t...
2019-08-22, 18:00

Taylor Swift’s Dad Delivered Pizzas to Fans Who Spent the Night Waiting For Her Performance Taylor Swift is making the rounds ahead of the long-awaited release of her seventh studio album Lover and her fans are traveling with her. Hundreds of...
2019-08-22, 17:39

The Friends Gang Almost Included an Older Friend to Be There for ‘More Mature’ Viewers With just a month to go until the 25th anniversary of the Friends premiere, fans are gearing up to celebrate a quarter century of kicking it with the ...
2019-08-22, 17:39

Taylor Swift Says She Will Re-Record Old Songs Following Ownership Dispute Taylor Swift has announced she will re-record her old songs in an effort to regain control of her back catalog. “That’s true and it’...
2019-08-22, 17:39

Miley Cyrus denies cheating on Liam Hemsworth in Twitter rant "There are NO secrets to uncover here. I’ve learned from every experience in my life. I’m not perfect, I don’t want to be, it’s boring," Miley Cyrus w...
2019-08-22, 17:13

Lori Loughlin keeping 'meticulous records' on college scam case ahead of trial: report Lori Loughlin was once obsessed with getting her daughters into the University of Southern California (USC). Now, the former "Fuller House" star is sa...
2019-08-22, 15:39

Netflix will release 41 new original movies and shows in September – here’s the complete list Netflix announced its full schedule of new September 2019 releases yesterday, and it also ran down all the content currently in its catalog that will ...
2019-08-22, 13:39

This week’s top 15 most-watched shows from Netflix and every other service The Boys, Amazon’s irreverent take on the superhero genre that focuses on superheroes who abuse their powers instead of using them for good, onl...
2019-08-22, 13:39

'Queer Eye' star Karamo Brown breaks silence on 'DWTS' Sean Spicer controversy “Queer Eye” star and future “Dancing With The Stars” contestant Karamo Brown fired back at critics who called him out for appearing on the competition...
2019-08-22, 13:13

Mike 'The Situation' Sorrentino's wife posts sexy snap weeks ahead of husband's prison release Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino still has a few weeks to serve on his tax evasion sentence, and it looks like his recently wed wife's Instagram follow...
2019-08-22, 13:13

Documentary examines Sylvie Cachay murder, Oscar winner's 127 rape accusations When police discovered the body of swimwear designer Sylvie Cachay submerged in an overflowing bathtub, their first thought was that she must have tak...
2019-08-22, 13:13

Critics say ‘It Chapter 2’ starring Bill Hader deserves an Oscar It isn’t often that critics go nuts over a sequel — or a sequel to a horror movie, for that matter. But early praise for “It Chapter 2,...
2019-08-22, 12:52

‘Queer Eye’ fans trash Karamo for calling Sean Spicer a ‘sweet guy’ The controversial choice of former White House press secretary Sean Spicer for this season of ABC’s “Dancing with the Stars” already caused longtime h...
2019-08-22, 12:52

Remembering the best shareware-era DOS games that time forgot Enlarge / A DOS prompt. Welcome to Ars Gaming Week 2019! As a staff full of gamers and game-lovers, we'll be serving up extra reviews, guides, inter...
2019-08-22, 12:00

Spider-Man is out of the MCU thanks to Sony/Disney standoff [Updated] Enlarge / "Mr. Feige, I don't feel so good." Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige will not be producing the next two Spider-Man films with Sony Pictur...
2019-08-22, 12:00

Building a better trivia game with a Jeopardy master and Magic’s creator An example of a Half-Truth card. There are three right answers, but you can make progress even if you pick only one. ...
2019-08-22, 12:00

Review: Pitch-perfect Ready or Not is a sharp and witty blood-soaked delight Enlarge / Samara Weaving delivers a standout performance in the new horror comedy Ready or Not. (credit: Fox Searchlight) An unsuspecting bride find...
2019-08-22, 12:00

YouTube flags robot battle videos as “animal fights” Enlarge / The "Great White" bot from King of Bots. On Monday, several YouTube users had their videos removed from the service due to YouTube's rest...
2019-08-22, 12:00

The ten best console racing games of all time Enlarge / It's never a bad time to bust out your wheel—here's the T-GT wheel. (credit: Jonathan Gitlin) Welcome to Ars Gaming Week 2019! As a staff f...
2019-08-22, 12:00

Staffsource: Ars staffers reminisce on the games that made them gamers Enlarge (credit: Photo Illustration by Guillaume Payen/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images) Welcome to Ars Gaming Week 2019! As a staff full of ...
2019-08-22, 12:00

Naomi Campbell hits back at alleged Jeffrey Epstein ties saying she is 'sickened' by his crimes Naomi Campbell has spoken out about her ties to Jeffrey Epstein after it emerged the late financier attended her birthday party nearly two decades ago...
2019-08-22, 12:00

Christie Brinkley, Sean Spicer make ‘Dancing with the Stars’ Christie Brinkley, Hannah Brown of “The Bachelorette,” and former White House press secretary Sean Spicer are among the contestants on the next season...
2019-08-22, 10:52

Signature Theatre’s ‘Assassins’ takes a shot at humanizing history’s villains The actors who play the likes of John Wilkes Booth and Lee Harvey Oswald in the Stephen Sondheim musical explained how they tap into such troubled min...
2019-08-22, 10:52

India’s ‘patriotism pop’ songs urge Hindus to claim Kashmir India’s ‘patriotism pop’ genre, known for celebrating Hinduism and opposing Pakistan, now promotes settling in disputed Kashmir region after governmen...
2019-08-22, 10:52

Body of missing wealthy Polish film producer is found Polish minister says rescuers have found the body of celebrity businessman who went missing over the weekend after falling from his motorboat into a l...
2019-08-22, 10:52

The First Native American U.S. Poet Laureate on How Poetry Can Counter Hate Joy Harjo, the first Native American U.S. poet laureate, tells TIME about her new book, ‘An American Sunrise,’ and the state of poetry. Yo...
2019-08-22, 10:26

A New Novel Sees Beyond the Abstraction of Today’s Refugee Stories After two summers volunteering in a refugee center in Athens as thousands of families flooded into Greece, Christy Lefteri found herself wondering wha...
2019-08-22, 10:26

Salman Rushdie’s Quichotte Is a Fantastical Dream Within a Dream Quichotte, the Booker Prize long-listed 14th novel from Salman Rushdie, is pitched as a “Don Quixote for the modern age,” but the bookR...
2019-08-22, 10:26

Behind the Scenes of The Goldfinch, a Rare and Delicate Hollywood Specimen On a March day on New York city’s Upper East Side, producers huddle on the narrow first floor of an art gallery, studying their monitors and sur...
2019-08-22, 10:26

Remembering Peter Fonda as a Counterculture Star Peter Fonda was the son of old Hollywood royalty, and although he rejected the mantle of tinselly fame he stood to inherit from his father Henry Fonda...
2019-08-22, 10:26

‘What Do People Want Me to Do? Wear Black Every Day?’: How Child Star JoJo Siwa Built Her Sparkly Empire Upstairs at the Beacon Theatre in New York City, little girls were bouncing in like grounders, but JoJo Siwa knew how to field them. She caught their ...
2019-08-22, 10:26

Billie Eilish ‘Bad Guy’ Parody ‘Dad Guy’ Is Peak Dad in Every Way Imaginable The parody of Billie Eilish’s monster hit “Bad Guy” is here and it’s abundantly clear that this was one bop ripe for the ol...
2019-08-22, 10:26

Taylor Swift’s Central Park concert whipped ‘Calm’ fans into frenzy Calm down? Please. It was going to be impossible to ask that of the screaming Taylor Swift fans who took over Central Park’s Rumsey Playfield/Summerst...
2019-08-22, 10:00

Netflix’s new thriller ‘The I-Land’ is giving us serious ‘Lost’ flashbacks ABC’s hit drama Lost is one of those shows that’s been off the air for almost a decade now (it ended in 2010) and yet it still has such a ...
2019-08-22, 03:26

‘Black Panther 2’ might be one of the first movies of MCU Phase 5 Marvel a few weeks ago revealed no less than 10 titles that will be part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s Phase 4, which will span from May 1s...
2019-08-22, 03:26

Kit Harington loved the end of Jon Snow’s story in ‘Game of Thrones’ so much that he cried The ending to HBO’s Game of Thrones eighth and final season certainly divided the series’ passionate fan base like no series has done in r...
2019-08-22, 03:26

Kirsten Dunst takes down a ‘Florida’ pyramid scheme in new comedy Disney World’s central Florida location serves as a symbol for the characters in Showtime’s new dark comedy “On Becoming a God in Central Florida.” Th...
2019-08-22, 03:00

Kirsten Dunst discovered it's harder to make TV than movies with new Showtime series At this moment in the era of Peak TV, any old notions about major movie stars like Kirsten Dunst making a transition to television are kaput, with som...
2019-08-22, 02:00

This Game Is Great, But I Can't Stop Playing Its Unimportant Solitaire App Eliza is a fascinating game about tech start-up culture and mental health. It also contains a devilish Solitaire game that I can’t stop thinking about...
2019-08-22, 00:00

Our own Heather Alexandra is streaming Remnant: From the Ashes right now on our Twitch channel. Our own Heather Alexandra is streaming Remnant: From the Ashes right now on our Twitch channel. Join us in the chat and subscribe to us on Twitch for ...
2019-08-22, 00:00

I'm Hooked On Ancestors, A Tough New Survival Game About Human Evolution I’ve exchanged some odd DMs with a colleague over the past week as we try to figure out an intriguing new video game about human evolution. He gives m...
2019-08-22, 00:00

Vermintide 2's 'Winds Of Magic' Expansion Adds More Grind But Not Much Else Developer Fatshark has called “Winds of Magic” Vermintide 2’s first expansion, but while it offers a completely new mode and progression system, it cu...
2019-08-22, 00:00

'My Word Means Something': Indie Dev Elaborates On His Viral Decision To Reject Epic Store Exclusivity In late July, Wlad Marhulets, the solo developer behind just-released horror game Darq, received the golden ticket: an email from Epic Games asking if...
2019-08-22, 00:00

I Watched Korn Play A Concert In An MMORPG And It Was Surprisingly Great Adventure Quest 3D is an MMORPG that I didn’t know about until last week when I found out that that the 90s metal band Korn was going to perform a dig...
2019-08-22, 00:00

Report: Contractors Have Listened To Inadvertently Recorded Audio From Xbox Owners' Homes Microsoft contractors working on Xbox have gained access to audio recordings of Xbox owners’ home life, a Vice Motherboard report revealed today. Acco...
2019-08-22, 00:00

No Man's Sky's Beyond Update Reveals The Game's Real Potential No Man’s Sky’s latest update, Beyond, makes the game both more complex and easier to play. What’s incredible about Beyond isn’t all the new features, ...
2019-08-22, 00:00

Metro Exodus' New Story DLC Feels Like It's On Fast-Forward The Metro series, in its best moments, is icky, verging on downright gross. Plenty of shooters try to capture a sense of place, but Metro bathes you i...
2019-08-22, 00:00

Dota 2 Team Sent Packing From World Championship After Tragic Misclick Painful counterfactuals stalk even the best athletes. On Monday, Manchester United star Paul Pogba missed an easy penalty, dooming his team to a 1-1 d...
2019-08-22, 00:00

The Sims 4's New Fashion Photography Pack Is Shockingly Good I would never ordinarily recommend one of The Sims 4’s stuff packs. There usually isn’t much to them. But you know what? The Sims 4's Moschino stu...
2019-08-22, 00:00

Fallout 76 Player Completes New Raid, Earns Useless Drill Almost anyone who’s ever raided in a game before has a horror story about that time they worked really hard only to be rewarded with a piece of junk. ...
2019-08-22, 00:00

My Cat Loves This 30-Pack of Sparkly Balls More Than She Loves Me I am the self-appointed Cat Lady at The Inventory, though I only have three cats currently. My 4-year-old tortie, Luna, is the most active of the bunc...
2019-08-22, 00:00

Sorry, You Can't Spell Out Messages With Skeletons In WoW Classic In vanilla World of Warcraft, as in life, skeletons were built to last. If you died somewhere and your flesh decayed to bone, your blanched, skinless ...
2019-08-22, 00:00

Stranger Things Fans Flock to Georgia Grocery Store in Search of Eggos and Coke (PALMETTO, Ga.) — Soon after Netflix released “Stranger Things,” fans of all ages came into Bradley’s Big Buy grocery store in...
2019-08-21, 20:26

The Costs of Trying—and Failing—to Be a Teen Influencer  The documentary Jawline observes the life of Austyn Tester, a teenage broadcaster on the platform YouNow who is trying to find success online with the...
2019-08-21, 20:26

Brittany Runs a Marathon Is a Heartfelt Comedy About the Strides We Take Toward Self-Improvement A movie about a woman who is, medically speaking, overweight and who changes both her body and her life by running is a dangerous proposition in our e...
2019-08-21, 20:26

Dwayne Johnson leads Forbes list of highest-paid actors Action movie hero Dwayne Johnson, star of the "Jumanji" and "Fast and Furious" franchises, topped the annual list of the world's highest-paid actors, ...
2019-08-21, 18:52

Hollywood actor Tim Roth says rise of populism hurt British politics Hollywood star Tim Roth, who launched his acting career playing a racist skinhead in 1980s Britain, said on Wednesday that the "odium of populism" had...
2019-08-21, 18:52

Obamas make their Hollywood movie debut with 'American Factory' Barack and Michelle Obama made their Hollywood debut on Wednesday with a documentary set in industrial Ohio that film reviewers are calling compelling...
2019-08-21, 18:52

Singer Drake White: I’m battling the rare brain disorder AVM Country musician Drake White, who collapsed last week while performing on stage in Roanoke, VA, has revealed he was diagnosed with with a debilitating...
2019-08-21, 18:26

Review: ‘Brittany Runs a Marathon’ is a sweet millennial wake-up call During some early scenes, you’d be forgiven for thinking that “Brittany Runs a Marathon” is yet another night-of-drunken-antics comedy — with Fireball...
2019-08-21, 18:26

Review: ‘Jacob’s Ladder’ remake should have aimed higher As an exploration of post-traumatic stress disorder in US war veterans, the psychological thriller “Jacob’s Ladder” was ripe for an ...
2019-08-21, 18:26

|WATCH:NetflixbasicallyturnedtheFyreFestivaldisasterintoalimitedhorrorseriesandtbhwe'dwatchit! Netflix has tapped into that horror show of a true story and turned it into a fictional limited series and to be honest it looks like just the type of...
2019-08-21, 17:39

'Walking Dead' actress Christian Serratos in talks for 'Selena' role Christian Serratos, who plays Rosita on "The Walking Dead," is in talks to portray Selena Quintanilla in Netflix's upcoming series about the slain Tej...
2019-08-21, 16:52

Watch: New 'Ad Astra' trailer previews Brad Pitt space adventure five stories high A new trailer for the Brad Pitt starring space adventure, "Ad Astra," previews some of the spectacles the film will present on IMAX screen five storie...
2019-08-21, 16:52

Watch: 'Bombshell': Charlize Theron, Margot Robbie, Nicole Kidman bring Fox News scandal to life in teaser Charlize Theron, Margot Robbie and Nicole Kidman star together in the first teaser trailer for "Bombshell" which follows the real-life scandal at Fox ...
2019-08-21, 16:52

'Bachelorette' Rachel Lindsay is coming after people who ghosted their exes for MTV 'MTV's Ghosted: Love Gone Missing' has tapped 'Bachelorette' Rachel Lindsay to co-host with Travis Mills. The series will investigate people who disap...
2019-08-21, 16:52

Watch: Amazon announces streaming date for Mindy Kaling's 'Late Night' "Late Night," written by and starring Mindy Kaling, will come to Amazon Prime in September after its Sundance premiere and summer theatrical engagemen...
2019-08-21, 16:52

'Rock 'n' Roll High School' 40th anniversary Blu-ray special features announced Shout Factory's 40th anniversary Blu-ray release of The Ramones vehicle "Rock 'n' Roll High School" will be available November 19 with a new 4K scan a...
2019-08-21, 16:52

Mira Sorvino western 'Badland' finds distributor Cinedigm picked up North American distribution rights to "Badland," a western starring Mira Sorvino, Kevin Makely, Trace Adkins, Bruce Dern, Tony Todd...
2019-08-21, 16:52

Watch: Anna Kendrick hunts a fake terrorist in 'The Day Shall Come' trailer IFC Films released a trailer for their comedy "The Day Shall Come." Anna Kendrick plays a Homeland Security agent hunting a fake terrorist (Merchant D...
2019-08-21, 16:52

Todd Chrisley speaks out over Lindsie's allegations: 'She is still my daughter' Embattled reality star Todd Chrisley is speaking out after his estranged daughter, Lindsie, claimed she feared for her safety amid their ongoing famil...
2019-08-21, 15:39

'The Simpsons' gets political, mocks Donald Trump with 'West Side Story' musical parody “The Simpsons” is taking a shot directly at President Donald Trump, and it’s using a mix of the Squad, the 2020 Democratic presidential candidates and...
2019-08-21, 15:39

'Angel Has Fallen' cast explains movie's connection to military first responders: 'They’re real human beings' The cast of the upcoming film “Angel has Fallen” explained that they hope the movie will make viewers think about the lives of military first responde...
2019-08-21, 15:39

Plague-ridden prairie dogs force cancellation of Phish camping event This is probably not what Phish had in mind when they wrote their 1994 single, “Down with Disease.” Self-proclaimed “Phans” of...
2019-08-21, 15:13

Spider-Man: What Disney-Sony split means for his movie future After two successful solo outings and three team-up films in which he stood alongside The Avengers, your friendly neighbourhood Spider-Man appears to ...
2019-08-21, 14:52

Netflix in September 2019: Every new movie and series coming next month, and everything leaving Fall is right around the corner, which means this scorching hot summer might finally come to an end, though I won’t really believe it until I se...
2019-08-21, 12:52

After Sony ruined ‘Endgame,’ Avengers 5 might be better off without Spider-Man Sony just pulled what may be the worst move in movie history, shutting out Disney and Marvel from the Spider-Man franchise for the foreseeable future....
2019-08-21, 12:52

Horror film director Johannes Roberts of 47 Meters Down fame is helming the Resident Evil film reboo Horror film director Johannes Roberts of 47 Meters Down fame is helming the Resident Evil film reboot. He says it will be “super scary” and will be “g...
2019-08-21, 12:26

The Meaning Of Yakuza's Tattoos In Japan, tattoos and the yakuza often seem inseparable. Not every gangster has a tattoo and not everyone with a full bodysuit is a gangster, but when...
2019-08-21, 12:26

Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Where Dr. Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Where Dr. Stone Lost Me • Warped Pipes: Let’s Talk About Mario & Wario (AKA The...
2019-08-21, 12:26

Final Fantasy XIV Bard Reimagines Performances As A Rhythm Game Bards gained the ability to play actual music in Final Fantasy XIV near the end of 2017 and have been annoying bar-goers with their covers of “All Sta...
2019-08-21, 12:26

PUBG Is Bringing Back Dynamic Weather PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds used to have spooky weather like heavy fog and drizzling rain back before the game’s official launch in December 2017. W...
2019-08-21, 12:26

Mortal Kombat 11 Reveals New Fighters Including The Terminator and Joker Holy crossover, Batman! The rest of Mortal Kombat 11’s first round of character DLC has been revealed. It includes series regular Sindel before going ...
2019-08-21, 12:26

Save $100 On Apple's Excellent New Mac Mini After years of neglect, Apple finally revived the Mac Mini late last year with a brand new model, featuring four Thunderbolt 3 USB-C ports, a speedier...
2019-08-21, 12:26

Oninaki: The Kotaku Review When I first played the demo for Oninaki, an action role-playing game out tomorrow from Lost Sphear and I Am Setsuna creators Tokyo RPG Factory, I was...
2019-08-21, 12:26

New Game From The Developers Of Her Story Is An Unsettling Trip Through Stolen NSA Footage Telling Lies, the latest work of interactive fiction from Her Story creator Sam Barlow, invites players to curl up in front of their computer and comb...
2019-08-21, 12:26

The lovely and resourceful Claire Saffitz of Bon Appétit fame attempted homemade, gourmet Pocky yest The lovely and resourceful Claire Saffitz of Bon Appétit fame attempted homemade, gourmet Pocky yesterday. Can you believe she’d never even tried it b...
2019-08-21, 12:26

How I Use The Xbox Adaptive Controller To Play Forza Horizon 4 One-Handed Forza Horizon 4 is one of the best driving experiences you can have without getting off your couch. But it, like most video games, requires two hands ...
2019-08-21, 12:26

Fourth Matrix Movie ‘in the Works,’ With Stars Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss Returning (LOS ANGELES) — Keanu Reeves and Lana Wachowski are returning to the world of “The Matrix.” Warner Bros. Pictures Group chairman Tob...
2019-08-21, 12:26

Ryan Reynolds Had the Most Ryan Reynolds Response to a Fan’s Deadpool-Spider-Man Movie Dreams Tuesday was a difficult day for Marvel Cinematic Universe fans as Variety reported that Sony and Marvel Studios had reached an impasse in negotiations...
2019-08-21, 12:26

The Post’s theater critic is reviewing the performances of the Democratic candidates. In this installment, Elizabeth Warren cuts a Shakespearean figure in Arizona. Campaign politics is theater. Our chief critic, Peter Marks, brings his analytical eye to the trail, reviewing another of the front-runners while brav...
2019-08-21, 12:26

Two injured as gunmen ambush French rapper Booba's video shoot At least two people were injured after gunmen ambushed a video shoot involving French rapper Booba, authorities said on Wednesday, in the latest incid...
2019-08-21, 12:00

Jamie Foxx reportedly dating Sela Vave, model and singer from Utah Jamie Foxx is rumored to have a new girlfriend after he and model and singer Sela Vave were photographed leaving a Los Angeles nightclub over the week...
2019-08-21, 11:13

Phish camp in Denver canceled due to plague-stricken prairie dogs Thousands of people who planned to camp during three days of Phish concerts at a stadium outside Denver will no longer be able to because of concerns ...
2019-08-21, 11:13

Kim Kardashian slammed for Photoshop fail on her foot Kim Kardashian has been accused of a photoshopping blunder as a new promo pic for her perfume collaboration with sister Kylie Jenner seems to show her...
2019-08-21, 11:13

Frances McDormand alleged Oscar thief won't be prosecuted Prosecutors on Tuesday dropped the case against a man charged with stealing Frances McDormand’s Oscar statuette from a 2018 Academy Awards after-party...
2019-08-21, 11:13

Los Angeles Opera promises 'thorough' investigation into Placido Domingo misconduct claims Los Angeles Opera said Tuesday it will immediately open a “thorough and independent investigation” into allegations of sexual harassment against the o...
2019-08-21, 11:13

Cardi B posts profanity-filled rant against the NYPD, alleges they shut down a community event Rapper Cardi B went on a profanity-filled rant against the New York Police Department Tuesday, accusing police of shutting down a community event her ...
2019-08-21, 11:13

Sony 'disappointed' that Marvel partnership on 'Spider-Man' is over Sony Pictures and Disney's Marvel Studios will no longer be working together on the most recent live-action Spider-Man film series starring Tom Hollan...
2019-08-21, 08:52

Watch the first 20 minutes of gameplay footage from ‘Marvel’s Avengers’ While this console generation has begun to wind down, there are still a few massive games slated to release before the PS4 and Xbox One go the way of ...
2019-08-21, 08:00

The huge ‘Avengers: Endgame’ secret that was supposedly just uncovered is totally fake Avengers: Endgame is out on digital and Blu-ray, giving fans the chance to watch the film much more closely after having seen it in theaters. With the...
2019-08-21, 08:00

This is the most important thing you need to know before you see Netflix’s upcoming ‘Game of Thrones’ rival Game of Thrones is dead and buried, leaving behind a massive vacuum that everyone is looking to take advantage of. HBO is working on two separate fant...
2019-08-21, 08:00

‘The Matrix 4’ is officially happening, and Keanu Reeves is back as Neo Warner Bros. Picture Group chairman Toby Emmerich has confirmed that fans will finally get to plug back into the Matrix and enjoy a long-awaited fourt...
2019-08-21, 08:00

‘Spider-Man: Far From Home’ is coming back to theaters with extra footage It’s hard to believe that we will be waiting over ten months between Marvel movie releases, but with Black Widow currently slated to launch on M...
2019-08-21, 08:00

Marvel is pulling out of future Spider-Man movies over a stupid money disagreement For any Marvel fans out there who may not have been paying attention, the last several days have generated a whiplash-inducing series of news related ...
2019-08-21, 08:00

This video of ‘Stranger Things 3’ Easter eggs will blow your mind Stranger Things is one of those rare shows that emerged out of nowhere, with little to no hype, and quickly became a mainstream sensation. Since the s...
2019-08-21, 08:00

What the Future of the Marvel Cinematic Universe Looks Like Without Spider-Man Spider-Man is swinging out of the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU). Sony and Marvel Studios, which previously worked together to create the last two so...
2019-08-21, 07:39

The True Stories Behind the Serial Killers of Mindhunter Season 2 It’s been nearly two years since Mindhunter viewers last saw special agents Holden Ford (Jonathan Groff) and Bill Tench (Holt McCallany) and psy...
2019-08-21, 07:39

The L.A. Opera Names the Lawyer who will Lead the Placido Domingo Investigation SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Los Angeles Opera said Tuesday it will immediately open a “thorough and independent investigation” into allegat...
2019-08-21, 07:39

Fall film slate packed with long-awaited sequels, literary adaptations The fall 2019 movie season is packed with long-awaited sequels to beloved films and TV shows, along with meaty literary adaptations and celebrity biop...
2019-08-21, 03:52

The Matrix 4 is officially happening with Keanu Reeves, Carrie-Anne Moss Enlarge / We assume the next Matrix film's title will be different than this. But will it be better? After "Reloaded" and "Revolutions," well, we don'...
2019-08-21, 02:26

Spider-Man is out of the MCU thanks to Sony/Disney standoff Enlarge / "Mr. Feige, I don't feel so good." Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige will not be producing the next two Spider-Man films with Sony Pictur...
2019-08-21, 02:26

GameStop lays off 120 corporate staffers as stock continues to tumble Brightly lit GameStop storefront. (credit: JeepersMedia / Flickr) Major video game retailer GameStop has announced layoffs for 120 corporate staffer...
2019-08-21, 02:26

Fleabag review: Guilt, sexual liberalism and laughs all the way When Phoebe Waller-Bridge first performed Fleabag in 2013, one critic wrote: "I doubt if this material will spin off into a long-running radio or tele...
2019-08-21, 01:39

Now Game Developers Have To Ask Fans Not To Harass Them Over The Epic Store One of the easiest bits of news to miss on Monday’s Gamescom Opening Night Live show was tucked away in an ad for the Epic Games Store. A simple sizzl...
2019-08-21, 01:00

First, Players Destroyed Their Guitar Controllers, Then Developers Destroyed The Game Who among us hasn’t dreamed of standing on a stage and smashing a guitar? Last weekend, a new Guitar Hero-style game let a few lucky players do just t...
2019-08-21, 01:00

Dota Underlords Is Finally Getting Underlords At this point, I have spent nearly 50 hours with Dota Underlords. I still do not know what an Underlord is. This is because Valve’s early-access auto ...
2019-08-21, 01:00

‘Baywatch’ alum Pamela Anderson reveals she still fits in iconic swimsuit, wears it to surprise her dates Pamela Anderson has been the cover girl for the high-waist red swimsuit ever since her character immortalized the look on the set of the hit ‘90s comi...
2019-08-20, 23:13

Ronda Rousey reveals she nearly severed her finger while filming TV show: 'Freak accident' On Tuesday, Ronda Rousey took to Instagram where she revealed to her followers that she nearly severed one of her fingers while filming the TV show "9...
2019-08-20, 23:13

'Lady and the Tramp' remake casts shelter dog in lead role An Arizona shelter dog will make its debut on the big screen as the lead role in Disney's live-action remake of the popular 1955 animated movie, "Lady...
2019-08-20, 23:13

Keanu Reeves set for ‘Matrix’ reboot with Lana Wachowski, original cast This is not a simulation. Like a cherry on top of this year’s “Keanussance,” Warner Bros. announced Tuesday that it’s reviving “The Matrix...
2019-08-20, 21:13

Did Marvel’s Kevin Feige quit Spider-Man over Disney-Sony profit dispute? With great power, comes great responsibility — and a whole lot of drama. According to Deadline, a breakdown in negotiations between Disney and Sony &#...
2019-08-20, 21:13

The British are coming: UK actors take over prime-time shows British actors on TV are usually relegated to the comfy period piece (“Downton Abbey”) or prestige costume drama with top names (“The Crown”). Not any...
2019-08-20, 21:13

No camping at Phish shows near Denver over plague concerns Thousands of people are not being permitted to camp during three days of Phish concerts at a stadium outside Denver. Authorities say there are concern...
2019-08-20, 20:52

Obamas’ debut Netflix documentary slammed as 'lefty propaganda,' an attack on Trump Barack and Michelle Obama’s Netflix documentary “American Factory” hits the streaming service on Wednesday and the film is already being slammed as an...
2019-08-20, 18:00

Star Wars Battlefront II Is Bringing The Series' 'Instant Action' Solo Mode Back It’s been relatively quiet on the Star Wars: Battlefront II…. battlefront. The controversial, mostly multiplayer game has rebounded from a microtransa...
2019-08-20, 18:00

Riley and Tim (that’s me!) Riley and Tim (that’s me!) are playing RAD, a new game that resembles the old game Rogue. It’s by Double Fine! Will we like it just fine, or will we l...
2019-08-20, 18:00

Turns Out Part Of The New Destiny Trailer Leaked Two-And-A-Half Years Ago The makers of Destiny have a long and storied tradition of reusing content from the cutting room floor, and the upcoming Shadowkeep expansion is no ex...
2019-08-20, 18:00

The Uplifting Tale Of 'Dildo Face', A Sim Who Dared To Dream Life is rough when your parents gave you the name “Dildo Face.” But why wallow in self-pity when you can engage in a little nominative determinism ins...
2019-08-20, 18:00

The Kinja Deals Guide to the Best Back-to-School Deals [Updating] As summer comes to a close, all the little tax write-offs will soon be out of the house and back to school. We’ll be updating this post with the best ...
2019-08-20, 18:00

Surprise, That Amazing Saga Collection Is Out Tomorrow Earlier this year, while also announcing that Saga would officially end after 108 issues, Image Comics revealed a gorgeous, humongous collection of al...
2019-08-20, 18:00

Peruvian Tekken Players Shock Visiting Korean Powerhouses A trio of strong South Korean competitors traveled to Peru last weekend for a major Tekken 7 event, but they were met with fierce resistance by a grou...
2019-08-20, 18:00

Fallout 76 Group’s Raid Attempt Foiled By Notorious Power Armor Glitch In Fallout 76, power armor can keep you safe, or it can become a horrible tomb entrapping unsuspecting players until the end of time (or until they re...
2019-08-20, 18:00

Two Of Steam's Top Games Last Month Were Anime Sex Games It’s no great secret that Steam is overflowing with anime games intended to titillate portions of its vast user base. But how many people pay attentio...
2019-08-20, 18:00

Mario's Iconic 1-1 Level Is Way Harder When It's Vertical Super Mario Maker 2’s many player-created levels can range from intense deathtraps to clever first-person dungeons. There are also a lot of riffs on t...
2019-08-20, 18:00

On Becoming a God in Central Florida Is a Delightful Summer Dramedy About Sunshine-State Strivers It’s hard to live up to a title like On Becoming a God in Central Florida—and at first the new Showtime dramedy seems doomed to disappoint...
2019-08-20, 18:00

The 6 Best New Shows of Summer 2019 Television used to take a break every summer, as families vacationed, kids played outside and people lucky enough to live near (or travel to) a body o...
2019-08-20, 18:00

These Naruto-Inspired Water Park Moves Are Making an Infectiously Joyous Splash Instead of using a Naruto run to storm Area 51 — an idea that over 2 million people recently latched onto — these water park attendees got...
2019-08-20, 18:00

'Marriage Story' lets Adam Driver and Scarlett Johansson offer dual sides to matrimony The film "Marriage Story" wastes no time in encouraging viewers to take sides in a relationship, offering dueling trailers of the drama that stars Ada...
2019-08-20, 17:39

'The Matrix' reloads with Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss will again reenter "The Matrix," starring in a third sequel to the 1999 science fiction film that's expected to begi...
2019-08-20, 17:39

I transformed from a smoking, overweight mess to a marathon runner In her 20s, Brittany O’Neill was a self-proclaimed mess. Then living on the Upper West Side, she smoked a pack and a half of Marlboro Lights a day, ha...
2019-08-20, 17:39

The 'Boy Meets World' cast reunion shows just how much TV can inspire a generation When Cory Matthews began exploring this great big world, a generation of TV viewers were changed forever. And the recent cast reunion of "Boy Meets Wo...
2019-08-20, 17:13

Anna Chlumsky on the 'balls-to-the-wall' final season of 'Veep' Sure, most "Veep" fans were likely a little distraught when you learned that its seventh season was going to be its last. And then there's Anna Chlums...
2019-08-20, 17:13

'Rambo: Last Blood' teaser trailer revealed by Sylvester Stallone: 'He will end it' Sylvester Stallone shared an intense, blood-soaked teaser for his upcoming movie “Rambo: Last Blood” that flashes back to the first films in the iconi...
2019-08-20, 16:00

'Bachelorette' star Hannah Brown apparently joining 'Dancing with the Stars' Fresh off her highly-publicized breakups, former "Bachelorette" star Hannah Brown apparently is embarking on a new adventure — joining "Dancing with t...
2019-08-20, 16:00

Steve Carrell’s ‘The Morning Show’ character mirrors disgraced NBC News anchor Matt Lauer A new show on Apple’s forthcoming streaming service might seem familiar to regular viewers of NBC’s “Today” show as a fictional morning show anchor’s ...
2019-08-20, 16:00

Liberal Hollywood stars Debra Messing and Susan Sarandon's feud festers Liberal actors Debra Messing and Susan Sarandon continued their longstanding feud on Monday when "Will & Grace" actress attacked the “Thelma & Louise”...
2019-08-20, 16:00

Guidemaster: 2019’s best VR is a battle between Oculus Quest, everyone else Enlarge / Front row: PlayStation VR, Oculus Quest, Valve Index, Oculus Rift S. Back row: HTC Vive, Oculus Rift, HTC Vive Pro. (Only headsets from the ...
2019-08-20, 15:13

Dicey Dungeons review: Well, there goes another 100 hours of my life Enlarge The central premise of Dicey Dungeons, the new dice-chucking roguelike from acclaimed developer Terry Cavanagh (VVVVVV, Super Hexagon) is t...
2019-08-20, 15:13

New Nvidia driver update cuts latency down to the bone (Updated) Enlarge / You don't need an Nvidia RTX 2070 Super for this update, thankfully. In the world of high-end gaming graphics cards, improvements in benc...
2019-08-20, 15:13

'Inconvenient Truth' director launches Bill Gates docuseries on Netflix Netflix announced the new docuseries "Inside Bill's Brain" on Twitter Tuesday. The three-part series explores Bill Gates from director Davis Guggenhei...
2019-08-20, 14:00

Forrest Gump trainers and Alien 'facehugger' up for auction Forrest Gump's trainers, a Jurassic Park T-Rex skull and a Batman batsuit are among several items of film memorabilia expected to fetch hundreds of th...
2019-08-20, 13:39

WWE moving NXT to USA Network for third televised show WWE announced on Tuesday that NXT is moving to the USA Network on Sept. 18, giving the company three weekly televised shows alongside Raw and Smackdow...
2019-08-20, 13:00

Watch: 'Avengers' video game: Captain America, Thor, Iron Man defend San Francisco in new gameplay trailer Marvel and publisher Square Enix released on Tuesday the first gameplay footage for the upcoming "Avengers" video game which will be released for the ...
2019-08-20, 13:00

TIFF 2019: Michael B. Jordan, Jamie Foxx among keynote speakers Michael B. Jordan, Jamie Foxx, Kerry Washington, Antonio Banderas and Allison Janney will give In Conversation With talks at the Toronto International...
2019-08-20, 13:00

Watch: 'Final Fantasy VIII Remastered' to release on September 3 Publisher Square Enix has announced that "Final Fantasy VIII Remastered" will be released for the PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One and PC on S...
2019-08-20, 13:00

Watch: 'Antlers' trailer reveals Keri Russell's first role after 'The Americans' Keri Russell stars in "Antlers," a new thriller from "Hostiles" director Scott Cooper, "Channel Zero" writer Nick Antosca and producer Guillermo del T...
2019-08-20, 13:00

Tuesday's Best Deals: Edifier Speakers, Super Mario Odyssey, Backcountry Gear, and More A couple of Edifier bookshelf speakers, Super Mario Odyssey, and up to 40% off Climb Gear at Backcountry lead of Tuesday’s best deals from around the ...
2019-08-20, 11:26

30 years on, Saved By The Bell’s grotesque nerds are a relic unto themselves It’s embarrassing how much I loved Zack Morris when I was a kid. I watched Saved By The Bell obsessively in elementary school. I wrote my own episodes...
2019-08-20, 11:00

The New Mario & Sonic Olympics Game Lets You Play As 2D Characters Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 is kicking it old school. The latest installment of the all-star mascot competition, due out Novembe...
2019-08-20, 11:00

‘Impractical Jokers’ star is serious about reviving Staten Island beer Brian Quinn thought being one of New York’s Bravest was the best damn gig in the world, even after he became a TV star — but he has something new brew...
2019-08-20, 10:13

Sign language interpreter’s ‘rap’ with Twista steals show Amber Galloway Gallego lets her fingers do the rapping. Sure, Twista was declared the “fastest rapper of all time” back in the day when he...
2019-08-20, 10:13

You Can Finally See Some Gameplay From The Avengers Video Game Aside from a quickly-squashed leak, it hasn’t been possible to see the E3 2019 gameplay demo for Crystal Dynamics’ upcoming Marvels’ Avengers game. Th...
2019-08-20, 09:52

The Internet Slang Meaning Of A Nintendo And GameFreak Proposed Trademark Nintendo and GameFreak have filed a trademark application for the kanji character 草 (kusa or sou), meaning “grass.” It’s also Japanese internet slang ...
2019-08-20, 09:52

Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: After Two Decades Of Garbage, Hor Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: After Two Decades Of Garbage, Horror Movies Are Finally Back • My Thoughts On The S...
2019-08-20, 09:52

I Love Designing My Own Controllers A couple of weeks ago, my go-to Xbox One controller got into an altercation with a 470-pound electric wheelchair and lost. After spending hours browsi...
2019-08-20, 09:52

Unlike The Movie, The Blair Witch Game Doesn't Seem So Scary If you’re familiar with its source material, Blair Witch, the upcoming game for PC and consoles, has a lot to live up to. It’s impossible to understat...
2019-08-20, 09:52

Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3's First Expansion Adds New Missions And Modes September 30 The first of three planned downloadable expansions for the Switch-exclusive Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3, Curse of the Vampire adds one and a half vampi...
2019-08-20, 09:52

Emotions stir in Jerusalem as HBO's 'Our Boys' hits local airwaves A new HBO series on the killing of a Palestinian youth after three Israeli teens were murdered in a deadly summer five years ago is stirring up painfu...
2019-08-20, 09:00

S. Korean police impose travel bans on ex-YG Entertainment chief, Seungri Yang Hyun-suk, former CEO of YG Entertainment, and Seungri, a former member of the company-managed K-pop boy band Big Bang, have been slapped with an ...
2019-08-20, 08:39

WWE Raw: Seth Rollins, Braun Strowman become Tag Team Champions Universal Champion Seth Rollins and Braun Strowman formed an unlikely team on Raw in order to battle Luke Gallows and Karl Anderson of The O.C. for th...
2019-08-20, 08:39

|ReevaSteenkamp'sfamilytosettherecordstraightinnewdocumentaryseries A new intimate tell-all documentary series will focus on Reeva Steenkamp her story and the impact her murder and trial had on her parents, family and ...
2019-08-20, 07:13

Sha Na Na’s Jocko Marcellino recalls opening for Jimi Hendrix at Woodstock: ‘We bathed in the pond’ It was 50 years ago when Sha Na Na opened for Jimi Hendrix at a music festival called Woodstock during the summer of 1969 — you might have heard of it...
2019-08-20, 06:13

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s ‘detrimental’ behavior ‘might bother’ Prince William, claims royal expert One royal expert suggested Prince William is worried that Prince Harry and his wife Meghan Markle have “snubbed protocol” in a way that has negatively...
2019-08-20, 06:13

Conan O'Brien vows to negotiate Trump's Greenland deal, offers up Florida "Conan" host Conan O'Brien is offering his negotiation skills to President Trump after it was reported that he had expressed serious interest in buyin...
2019-08-20, 03:39

Manga Artist Goes Back And Redoes Old Illustrations When a manga first starts, the artist is still usually finding how the characters look. With time, that changes and over the course of the later issue...
2019-08-20, 03:39

A Complicated-Looking Way To Hold PlayStation Controllers Years back, Kotaku reported on an inventive way to hold a DualShock and play From Software’s mecha game Armored Core. Now in 2019, it’s back....
2019-08-20, 03:39

New cooking show will blast mystery meals into chef’s faces A new cooking show promises to bring the heat. The upcoming streaming series “Dishmantled” will start each episode with a high-powered can...
2019-08-19, 23:52

Disney+ will support each of these platforms and devices at launch We’re just a few months out from the launch of the Disney+ streaming service, which might be the most dangerous threat to Netflix’s suprem...
2019-08-19, 23:52

Prediction: Netflix will confirm ‘Stranger Things 4’ by the end of August In the weeks since Stranger Things 3 premiered on Netflix back on July 4, the internet has been awash in theories and predictions about both what happ...
2019-08-19, 23:52

Model Alicia Arden says she went to cops after Epstein groped her during what she thought was a VS interview In 1997, a woman reportedly went into a California police station and filed one of the earliest sex-crime complaints against Jeffrey Epstein: that he ...
2019-08-19, 23:00

Jon Voight declares Trump is 'greatest president of this century' in Twitter video Actor Jon Voight is continuing to express his support for President Trump, declaring him "the greatest president of this century” in a message posted ...
2019-08-19, 23:00

Katharine McPhee gushes over 'easy' marriage to husband David Foster: 'That's how it should be' It’s been nearly 3 months since Katharine McPhee married David Foster and took his last name, but the “Smash” star is still getting used to her new mo...
2019-08-19, 23:00

Miranda Lambert gets candid about new song 'Bluebird': 'It makes me feel hopeful' Miranda Lambert recently dropped her newest single "Bluebird" -- and now the Grammy award-winning superstar is getting candid about the inspiration be...
2019-08-19, 23:00

Tommy Orange among winners of American Book Award Tommy Orange’s novel “There There” and Jeffrey C. Stewart’s biography of Harlem Renaissance thinker Alain Locke are among this year’s winners of Ameri...
2019-08-19, 22:13

Publisher confirms Halperin book despite intense criticism Mark Halperin’s planned book about the 2020 election has been officially announced amid protests that the “Game Change” co-author hasn’t earned a seco...
2019-08-19, 22:13

Writers union says talent agents are violating antitrust law The Writers Guild of America has filed claims in federal court alleging three of the entertainment industry’s biggest talent agencies are violating an...
2019-08-19, 22:13

Insomniac Games acquired by Sony, calls out “a special relationship” Enlarge / One of these PlayStation controller icons is not like the other. Insomniac Games' logo, third from the left, is now an official part of the ...
2019-08-19, 21:52

Review: Fight scenes are the only bright spot in grim, joyless Wu Assassins Iko Uwais stars as Kai Jin, a Chinese-Indonesian chef in San Francisco's Chinatown who is granted a mystical power in the new Netflix series Wu Assass...
2019-08-19, 21:52

Kerbal Space Program 2 will take flight in 2020—here’s the first trailer The game's logo from its trailer. [credit: Private Division ] ...
2019-08-19, 21:52

Google Stadia exclusives push potential players to data centers [Updated] Enlarge / Artist's rendering of players that aren't interested in game streaming reacting to news that Orcs Must Die 3 is a Stadia exclusive. (credit:...
2019-08-19, 21:52

David Alan Grier, Blair Underwood to star in 'Soldier's Play' on Broadway David Alan Grier and Blair Underwood are set to star in the first Broadway production of Charles Fuller's Pulitzer Prize-winning drama, "A Soldier's P...
2019-08-19, 21:52

Why teens are obsessed with the so-so YA drama ‘After’ The teens have chosen. The 21st annual Teen Choice Awards were held last week, and in the past the ceremony honoring the favorite things of 13- to 18-...
2019-08-19, 21:26

‘The Politician’ trailer: Blood and backstabbing with Ben Platt The trailer for Ryan Murphy’s splashy new Netflix show is gunning for viewers’ votes Monday. “The Politician” follows posh-named you...
2019-08-19, 21:26

‘The Morning Show’ trailer: Aniston and Witherspoon’s workplace catfight Apple TV has released the long-delayed trailer for “The Morning Show,” a backstage exposé of the politics of a TV show much like “To...
2019-08-19, 21:26

‘The Hunt’ controversy: Film’s director breaks silence The filmmaker behind “The Hunt,” a shelved “satire” about a group of bloodthirsty “liberal elites” who set out to ...
2019-08-19, 21:26

‘Marvelous Mrs. Maisel’ Season 3 trailer reveals air date, details Debbie did Dallas and this December, Midge will do Miami. Midge is, or course, Midge Maisel, the stand-up comic heroine of “The Marvelous Mrs. M...
2019-08-19, 21:26

‘This Way Up’ review: Sitcom is well-cast but not must-watch The old saying: “It looks good on paper, but . . .” definitely applies to “This Way Up,” a new six-episode sitcom premiering Wednesday on Hulu after d...
2019-08-19, 21:26

Everything Microsoft Showed On Today's Inside Xbox Microsoft showed off Gears of War 5's horde mode, NBA 2k20's career mode, and the new games coming to Game Pass during its latest episode of I...
2019-08-19, 20:39

Upcoming Exploration RPG Greedfall Has My Attention When I was first asked to preview Greedfall, an upcoming RPG by Spiders, I didn’t really know what to expect. Its vast world, packed with ruins and fr...
2019-08-19, 20:39

Cyberpunk 2077 And More Games Coming To Stadia CD Projekt Red’s anticipated Keanu Reeves vehicle Cyberpunk 2077 is coming to Stadia among other games, Google said today in its second Stadia Connect...
2019-08-19, 20:39

Players And Makers Of Apex Legends Resort To Name-Calling Over Microtransactions Over the weekend, the frustrations of Apex Legends players percolating over the battle royale game’s microtransactions boiled over as a developer on t...
2019-08-19, 20:39

Sony Buys Spider-Man Developer Insomniac Games Sony has purchased the California-based game studio Insomniac Games, best known for last year’s Spider-Man on PS4. Insomniac will become an exclusive ...
2019-08-19, 20:39

Everything Announced At Gamescom's Opening Night Live While much of the inaugural Gamescom Opening Night Live presentation focused on trailers and gameplay of previously announced games, there were a hand...
2019-08-19, 20:39

No Man's Sky Player Builds Combination Lock Thanks to the recent Beyond update, No Man’s Sky players are designing all kinds of new things. One player has figured out how to make combination loc...
2019-08-19, 20:39

Ion Fury Studio Apologizes For Developers' 'Sexist And Transphobic' Comments, Will Patch Out Offensive Jokes The developer of the acclaimed new retro shooter Ion Fury has apologized for what it referred to as “sexist and transphobic” comments made by two of i...
2019-08-19, 20:39

In photos: Teddy Riley honored with star on Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles Recording artist and music producer Teddy Riley is honored during an unveiling ceremony honoring him with the 2,670th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fa...
2019-08-19, 18:13

Look: Ben Platt, Gwyneth Paltrow make promises in 'The Politician' poster Netflix released a key art poster and first trailer for the Ryan Murphy series "The Politician," starring Ben Platt, Gwyneth Paltrow, Jessica Lange an...
2019-08-19, 18:13

Shay Mitchell, boyfriend Matte Babel announces fall due date for daughter "Pretty Little Liars" alum Shay Mitchell and her boyfriend Matte Babel announced on YouTube that they are expecting their daughter in late September o...
2019-08-19, 18:13

Nintendo holds indie showcase for Switch with 'Ori and the Blind Forest,' 'Hotline Miami' Nintendo presented an indie showcase for the Switch on Monday, announcing games such as "Ori and the Blind Forest" and "Hotline Miami Collection" for ...
2019-08-19, 18:13

Watch: Kristen Stewart dives 'Underwater' to find creatures deadlier than vampires, werewolves Fox released the trailer for "Underwater," starring Kristen Stewart, T.J. Miller, Vincent Cassell and John Gallagher Jr. as a deep sea crew who crashe...
2019-08-19, 18:13

Watch: Bruce Springsteen narrates new 'Western Stars' trailer based on latest album The trailer to Bruce Springsteen's movie "Western Stars" collects The Boss's latest hits and his wisdom as he narrates the trailer to the film he co-d...
2019-08-19, 18:13

'Practical Magic' streaming series coming from 'Jessica Jones' writer WarnerMedia announced that Melissa Rosenberg will write an HBO Max streaming series based on another novel by "Practical Magic" author Alice Hoffman, ...
2019-08-19, 18:13

Watch Nintendo reveal a bunch of Switch games in this morning’s live stream We’re just a few months removed from E3 2019, where Microsoft and Nintendo each showed off dozens of new titles coming soon to their respective ...
2019-08-19, 17:52

Apple’s first trailer for its drama ‘The Morning Show’ is here, and I have so many thoughts Let me make clear, right off the bat, that I intend to sign up for Apple’s new premium TV offering on day one and will give more than one of its...
2019-08-19, 17:52

A massive ‘Avengers 5’ crossover movie with X-Men is already in the works Soon after the dust settled from Comic-Con 2019, it became clear that the fourth phase of the Marvel Cinematic Universe would have no Avengers, Guardi...
2019-08-19, 17:52

Apple Arcade will reportedly cost $4.99/month, include a free trial While Apple TV+ has understandably generated the most buzz when it comes to Apple’s upcoming services, it wasn’t the only service that App...
2019-08-19, 17:52

Marvel just fixed the huge Star Wars paradox from its ‘Avengers’ movies The Marvel Cinematic Universe is so huge and interconnected that fans will inevitably find various discrepancies that need to be dealt with. One of th...
2019-08-19, 17:52

Nintendo’s rumored exchange program for new Switch models with better battery life isn’t real For most Nintendo Switch owners, if there was one thing they could change about the console, it would probably be the battery life. The standard Switc...
2019-08-19, 17:52

Elton John defends Prince Harry, Meghan Markle amid private jet controversy The singer came to their defence after they were called hypocritical for accepting jet travel to stay at his home in Nice, France, despite their devot...
2019-08-19, 17:26

'The Politician' has a very dark take on high school politics For those who think the 2020 campaign could do with some more witty one-liners, Netflix has released a trailer for its upcoming satire "The Politician...
2019-08-19, 16:39

|BonangMathebasettoreturntoSABC1in2020innewTVproject TV personality Bonang Matheba will be returning to the South African public broadcaster with a new TV project in development set to air sometime in 20...
2019-08-19, 15:52

Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth may never get back together after Kaitlynn Carter hookup: report The drama continues: Sources claim that Miley Cyrus wanted to repair her marriage with Liam Hemsworth following their separation, but now that she's f...
2019-08-19, 15:26

Alanis Morissette posts photo of her newborn son breastfeeding, says it's 'not always easy peasy' Days after announcing the birth of her son, singer Alanis Morissette shared a photo of herself breastfeeding online — and admitting it's not always an...
2019-08-19, 15:26

'The Hunt' director breaks silence, says controversial movie's 'ambition was to poke at both sides' The director of the canceled controversial film “The Hunt” still hopes the political thriller will be released someday and stands by the project that ...
2019-08-19, 15:26

Kanye West leads epic praise and worship during ‘Sunday Service’ at California church Kanye West's "Sunday Service" has gone from the mountaintop to the church -- well, a church that meets at James Madison Middle School in North Hollywo...
2019-08-19, 15:26

Elton John paid for Prince Harry, Meghan Markle's private flight to France Despite Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's professed commitments to fighting global climate change, the couple doesn't seem to have a ton of interest in...
2019-08-19, 15:26

John Oliver, Larry David and Wanda Sykes Give Medical Bias the Last Week Tonight Treatment John Oliver, Wanda Sykes, and Larry David teamed up to help fight reported bias in medical care on Sunday night’s Last Week Tonight. According t...
2019-08-19, 15:00

Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson Marries Longtime Girlfriend in Hawaii (NEW YORK) — With a simple “We do,” Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson has announced his wedding to his longtime girlfriend on In...
2019-08-19, 15:00

Jason Reynolds and Ibram X. Kendi Are Teaming Up to Help Young People Navigate Racism Jason Reynolds wants to start an honest conversation about racism with young people — and he’s doing just that in a new book with Ibram X....
2019-08-19, 15:00

Kit Harington reveals 'horrific' Game Of Thrones scenes he 'hated' filming Kit Harington has revealed he hated filming his dragon-riding scenes for the final series of Game Of Thrones - and that he was "a bit p****d off" that...
2019-08-19, 13:52

Jada Pinkett Smith: I didn't know if I could do Jordyn Woods justice Jada Pinkett Smith was unsure whether to invite Jordyn Woods to discuss the Tristan Thompson cheating row on Red Table Talk as she feared she would no...
2019-08-19, 13:00

Guidemaster: Navigating the hazy world of gaming laptops in 2019 Enlarge / Amid the chaos of the Ars Gaming Week testing lab, we took a moment to snap a photo of some of our preferred gaming laptops. But are they ri...
2019-08-19, 12:13

Mapmaker: The Gerrymandering game that puts the fun in undermining democracy Behold, the gerrymandering board game you didn't realize you wanted: Mapmaker [credit: Nathan Mattise ...
2019-08-19, 12:13

Why one PC developer turned down the security of Epic’s exclusivity offer Enlarge / Artist's conception of DARQ's developers sadly walking away from Epic Games Store exclusivity. If you've been following the PC gaming spa...
2019-08-19, 12:13

Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: The Anime Better Than 90% Of Onli Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: The Anime Better Than 90% Of Online Fitness “Influencers” - How Heavy Are The Dumbe...
2019-08-19, 11:26

Minecraft Is About To Look Much Better On PC It turns out that Minecraft is getting a visual update after all, just not the one that was originally promised. Overnight, graphics card makers Nvidi...
2019-08-19, 11:26

Nintendo Switch Is Getting A Ton Of New Indie Games (Including Ori And The Blind Forest) There are a bunch more indie games coming to the Switch, including the Microsoft-published Ori and the Blind Forest which Nintendo announced in its “I...
2019-08-19, 11:26

Why These Social Networks Failed So Badly Sixteen years ago, the sun set on Web 1.0, and we embarked by the light of our smartphones to 24/7 connectivity, down a road paved with corporate blun...
2019-08-19, 11:26

Monday's Best Deals: Nerf Gold Box, Dash Air Fryers, eero Routers, and More A big Sorel sale, Zelda soundtrack, a Nintendo Switch charging stand, and a cake pop maker lead of Monday’s best deals from around the web....
2019-08-19, 11:26

The rumors are true: Popeyes' fried chicken sandwich is better than Chick-fil-A's I’m able to separate politics and food, or if we’re being honest, I’m able to turn a blind eye. I find Chick-fil-A’s politics repugnant, but they’re a...
2019-08-19, 11:26

'The Morning Show' trailer previews the drama behind AM TV In Apple's new drama "The Morning Show," the bad blood brewing behind the scenes of the program at its center is stronger than most average cups of AM...
2019-08-19, 11:26

Chinese pop stars publicly back Beijing on Hong Kong At least eight mainland Chinese pop stars and one each from Taiwan and Hong Kong are publicly stating their support for Beijing’s one-China policy, el...
2019-08-19, 11:00

In photos: Woodstock turns 50: A look back at the legendary music festival Ringo Starr, Arlo Guthrie and the Edgar Winter Brand performed August 16 to 19, 2019, at a concert at Bethel Woods Center for the Arts, in upstate New...
2019-08-19, 09:00

Network executives, actors weigh in on fans' influence on TV, movies When do fans have the power to influence movies and television, and should they? Network executives and creators weighed in during the 2019 Television...
2019-08-19, 08:13

Watch: Kate Upton says 'every woman needs to be represented' in Victoria's Secret show Kate Upton detailed her issues with the annual Victoria's Secret Fashion Show on "Watch What Happens Live," stating that it needs to be more inclusive...
2019-08-19, 08:13

Look: Allison Holker, Stephen 'tWitch' Boss expecting a daughter "Dancing with the Stars" pro Allison Holker and her husband, "Ellen DeGeneres Show" star Stephen 'tWitch' Boss, announced on Instagram that they are e...
2019-08-19, 08:13

Paradise Lost? Edinburgh on edge as Brexit divides festival audiences For many home-grown performers at the world's largest arts festival, Britain's looming departure from the European Union presents a unique artistic ch...
2019-08-19, 06:39

After canceling one upgrade, Minecraft gets another—and it’s Nvidia RTX exclusive This caption mostly consists of comparison shots, with Nvidia's RTX ray tracing system enabled or disabled. Click back and forth to see the difference...
2019-08-19, 05:52

Minecraft is getting an official visual upgrade after all… only on Nvidia RTX This caption mostly consists of comparison shots, with Nvidia's RTX ray tracing system enabled or disabled. Click back and forth to see the difference...
2019-08-19, 04:00

Planned book by Mark Halperin faces widespread criticism A reported book deal for Mark Halperin, the “Game Change” co-author and political commentator who has faced multiple allegations of sexual harassment,...
2019-08-19, 02:52

Chinese K-pop stars publicly back Beijing on Hong Kong At least eight K-pop stars from China and even one from Taiwan and one from Hong Kong are publicly stating their support for Beijing’s one-China polic...
2019-08-19, 02:52

Rainbow Six Siege's Next Operation Will Add A Cool New Grappling Hook And A Reworked Kanal Ubisoft announced new details about the upcoming third season of Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege Year 4 were announced today at the Rainbow Six Major i...
2019-08-19, 00:52

The Week In Games: Totally Rad Yo, this upcoming week is totally tubular and rad. Like, you know it is just super rad. Very gnarly. Other 80s slang and phrases. Rad is coming out ne...
2019-08-19, 00:52

Elvis Presley spy animated series 'Agent King' coming to Netflix Netflix, on the 42nd anniversary of Elvis Presley’s death, announced that it has ordered the adult animated action comedy series “Agent King” from Pri...
2019-08-18, 19:39

Justice Department backs Led Zeppelin in 'Stairway to Heaven' copyright case The U.S. Department of Justice has weighed in on the next big music copyright case on the horizon following the Katy Perry “Dark Horse” decision, and ...
2019-08-18, 19:39

'Good Boys' tops box office, revives the R-rated comedy genre The R-rated comedy, left for dead by some Hollywood studios, again reached No.1 at the box office over the weekend thanks to the raunchy coming-of-age...
2019-08-18, 19:39

'Shop Contest: Happy Birthday! In a few days, August 20th to be precise, I celebrate my birthday. I’m having a party, but maybe you wonderful Kotaku readers can help plan a second p...
2019-08-18, 15:39

Every Flavor Of Game Fuel Reviewed And Then Mixed Together A few weeks ago I bought a can of Mountain Dew Amp Game Fuel and reviewed it. I hated it. It sucked. Evidently, this angered some people on the intern...
2019-08-18, 15:39

Box Office: 'Good Boys' Leads Crowded Weekend With $21 Million LOS ANGELES, (Variety.com) - The Bean Bag Boys, the self-appointed nickname for the trio of best friends in Universal's "Good Boys," are conquering mu...
2019-08-18, 14:26

Everything new coming to Netflix this week, and everything leaving (week of August 18) It was only a matter of time before the deluge of well-known Netflix content began to dry up, and to that point, this week’s slate is not quite ...
2019-08-18, 13:39

What does Amazon’s “Top Brand” badge actually mean? Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | Leon Neal) Amazon's biggest asset can also be a headache for its customers. The so-called "everything store" really ...
2019-08-18, 12:00

Peter Fonda partied with Beatles, inspired a line in 'She Said She Said': report Peter Fonda, who died Friday at 79, was not only part of the fabric of 1960s Hollywood with movies like “Easy Rider,” he also apparently helped inspir...
2019-08-18, 12:00

‘Ghost Hunters’ stars share what they hope will happen to Manson murder house, message for nonbelievers It was 50 years ago, in the summer of 1969, when heavily pregnant actress Sharon Tate and six others were brutally murdered by followers of cult leade...
2019-08-18, 12:00

'Tonight Show' comedian Kip Addotta dead at 75 Comedian Kip Addotta, who frequently appeared on "The Tonight Show," has died. His family posted on Facebook but did not provide details on his death....
2019-08-18, 12:00

Kate Middleton, Prince William 'hardly knew' Meghan Markle ahead of Prince Harry wedding, royal expert says A royal expert claims that the alleged feud between Prince William and Prince Harry was spawned when the Duke of Cambridge and Kate Middleton were sho...
2019-08-18, 12:00

Los Angeles Opera won't release details of Placido Domingo sexual misconduct investigation The Los Angeles Opera has declined to release any details of its promised investigation into allegations of sexual harassment against opera legend Pla...
2019-08-18, 12:00

Sunday Comics: Just Saying Hello! It’s time for Kotaku’s Sunday Comics, your weekly roundup of the best webcomics. The images enlarge if you click on the magnifying glass icon....
2019-08-18, 12:00

GTA V Speedrunning Has Changed A Lot Since 2014 Grand Theft Auto V speedrunner FriendlyBaron recently released a video comparing how different GTA V speedruns are today compared to the first world r...
2019-08-18, 12:00

Netflix’s cancellation bloodbath is a lie We’ve still got a little more than four months left in 2019, and already Netflix has pulled the plug on two dozen shows this year — everyt...
2019-08-18, 09:39

|Isawinnerchosenbeforepageantnight?RoleneStraussandWernerWesselsdebunkpageantmyths The beauty queen is joined by Miss SA pageant coach Werner Wessels as they answer some of the questions sent in by fans regarding the pageant industry...
2019-08-18, 08:26

Heather Locklear faces treatment stint after entering no contest plea Actress Heather Locklear will have to successfully complete a residential treatment program to stay out of jail after she plead no contest to eight mi...
2019-08-18, 00:39

50th anniversary of Woodstock music festival celebrated Ringo Starr, Arlo Guthrie and the Edgar Winter Brand performed this week at a concert in upstate New York, celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Woo...
2019-08-18, 00:39

Buddy Duress should be a huge star, but he can’t stay out of Rikers Two years ago, Buddy Duress was poised to be a big star. The Queens native received positive notices for his performance in the film “Good Time,” in w...
2019-08-17, 23:52

‘Good Boys’ shatters box office expectations on opening weekend The movie “Good Boys,” is shattering box office expectations. The film could make a total of $20.8 million on opening weekend, Variety reported. Frida...
2019-08-17, 23:52

Richard Williams, 'Roger Rabbit' and 'The Pink Panther' animator, dead at 86 Richard Williams, the animator known for his work on "Who Framed Roger Rabbit" and two "Pink Panther" films, is dead, his family told PA Media, the UK...
2019-08-17, 21:52

Kiefer Sutherland 'seriously injured' during European tour Kiefer Sutherland suffered a serious injury that has caused him to cancel the remaining three stops on his European tour, the actor and singer announc...
2019-08-17, 21:52

‘Who Framed Roger Rabbit’ animator Richard Williams has died The daughter of acclaimed animator Richard Williams says that her father has died at age 86. Williams was best known for his work on ‘Who Framed Roger...
2019-08-17, 19:13

No Man's Sky Players Are Really Excited About Sitting In Chairs The universe of No Man’s Sky is huge. Like genuinely huge. Billions upon billions upon billions of planets, galaxies, and solar systems. And the lates...
2019-08-17, 17:26

'Shop Contest: Danny Trejo, Winners! Last week I asked you folks to create some images to honor and celebrate the man, myth, and legend himself, Danny Trejo. He recently saved a small chi...
2019-08-17, 17:26

Julianne Moore 'loved' working with her daughter and husband on new movie Julianne Moore is accustomed to working with her husband, director Bart Freundlich, on set, but it was a real family affair when their daughter joined...
2019-08-17, 16:52

Kourtney Kardashian shares unedited bikini snap with fans: 'I love my stripes' Kourtney Kardashian says she “loves her stripes,” this after fans applauded the mother of three for not editing a picture of herself in a revealing bi...
2019-08-17, 16:52

Mario Maker Contest: International Cat Day, Winners! Last week I asked you wonderful people to create some cat-themed Mario levels in celebration of International Cat Day. It was time to honor our cats b...
2019-08-17, 16:00

'You can still sense the love': Baby boomers revel at Woodstock 50 years on Baby boomers dressed in tie-dye, rolling wheelchairs and chasing a memory of peace and love flocked to Bethel, New York, for the weekend to mark the ...
2019-08-17, 14:13

7 new trailers you need to watch from this week: Little Women, Dolemite Is My Name, and more There’s no big blockbuster movie coming out this weekend, which means you’ll have time to catch up on some of the previous releases of the...
2019-08-17, 12:39

Until 2012 You Could Watch Netflix On A PS2 In Brazil Netflix on consoles was a much different experience a decade ago. Today users just download an app, login and start watching some TV or movies. But ba...
2019-08-17, 12:39

Fire The Fish Cannon! Hello! This week we disappoint Peggy Hill, build a home underground, get a new skateboarding game, watch Mario attack a firefighter, learn more about ...
2019-08-17, 11:52

Saturday's Best Deals: Wayfair Home Renovation Sale, Casper Pillows, Echo Dot Wall Mount, and More An Echo Dot Wall mount, $100 Off a Casper Mattress, Plus 2 Free Original Pillows, and Wayfair’s Home Renovation Sale lead of Saturday’s best deals fro...
2019-08-17, 11:52

Darumaka's Shit Is So Hot That People Stick It In Their Clothes To Keep Warm Every Pokemon is interesting and worth talking about. I don’t play a ton of Pokemon, but I do enjoy the universe and I love learning more about the cr...
2019-08-17, 11:52

I Described 47 Video Game Box Covers From Memory My friend Alex Jaffe sent me a list of 47 video game titles. Without looking at the list, I stepped in front of a camera. Our producer CJ read the lis...
2019-08-17, 11:52