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  • The day after Thanksgiving officially marks the race to the cash register. Some folks may be a little easier to shop for than others, so join us as we count down this year's best of everything that's sure to please guys and gals of all ages come December 25th!

  • Shake off that turkey coma and gather your nearest and dearest around the ol' console this holiday. It's time for some family fun...gaming style!

  • Yes the Xbox One's backwards compatibility update is good news, but have we forgotten the PS4 already has access to over 400 PS3 games and more PS2 titles on the horizon? We're thinking this contest is over before it even begun.

  • Pokemon Super Mystery Dungeon starts off slow, but don't let the hand-holding throw you off. Once you "graduate" from the academy, you'll find yourself exploring dungeons and making Pokemon friends in one of the least tedious entries in the series.

  • While Fallout 4 might be riding high on a wave of popularity at the moment, here are just a few good reasons why we think it'll barley miss the coveted brass ring of Game of the Year.

PlayStation Store Running a Sweet Co-op Sale

Grab some deals and grab a friend.

Square Enix Announces Black Friday and Cyber Monday Deals

Great discounts on Final Fantasy Games and mobile titles.

Team Ninja Explains Why Dead or Alive Xtreme 3 Isn't Leaving Asia

Koei Tecmo talks bluntly about Dead or Alive Xtreme 3 in the West.

December 2015 Games with Gold includes a Thief and CastleStorm

See Van Helsing act like a Thief with a CastleStorm thanks to the December Games with Gold.

Give Thanks for Batman: Arkham Knight's November DLC

There are a lot of extra add-ons for Batman: Arkham Knight this month.

Shakedown Hawaii Follows Retro City Rampage

Retro City Rampage was 8-bit, and its successor, Hawaii Shakedown, is 16-bit.

Games of 2016 You Should Be Talkin’ About

These are the games that we’re already psyched to be getting our hands on next year.

How to Burn Off Those Holiday Pounds by Gaming

We'll be eating a ton and binge playing our favorite games this holiday season. Maybe video games can also help us mitigate some of the damage.

Top Superhero Flicks We're Super Excited For!

Star Wars Episode VII has us all geeked about the superhero movies on tap for next year.

7 Games to Play With Family This Thanksgiving

Shake off that turkey coma and gather your nearest and dearest around the ol' console this holiday. It’s time for some family fun…gaming style!

PlayStation 4 Surpasses 30 Million in Sales

This is the fastest and strongest selling PlayStation ever.

Fig Crowdfunding will Turn Fans into Actual Investors

Fig will set itself apart from Kickstarter by allowing fans to become investors, seeing benefits based on the financial success of a game.

League of Legends Holiday DLC Detailed.

League of Legends set to become very festive over the next month.

Refer a Friend to Destiny to Score Sweet Loot

Now you can dance with someone instead of dancing at them.

Judge Schools Billy Mitchell in Court Case against Cartoon Network

"...And when GBF loses his title, the character literally explodes, unlike Plaintiff."

Treyarch Permabans Offensive Emblem / Paint Job Designers

You might want to rethink that "hilarious" clan tag.

PS4 Remote Play on PC is Almost a Thing

A clever dev needs a little investment on our end.

How Valve Just F*#ked Up the Steam Sale

No Daily or Flash Deals will make for very lackluster Steam Autumn and Winter Sales.

Why Did Kotaku Just Pick a Fight With Bethesda?

Kotaku is blacklisted by Bethesda and Ubisoft. Why does this happen and what does it mean for gamers?

PS4 Kicks Xbox’s Ass in Backwards Compatibility

Xbox One backwards compatibility is nice, but the PS4 already has access to over 400 PS3 games and eventually PS2 games too.

There's a Little Bit of Fallout 4 in Rock Band 4

Instead of "Zoot Suit Boogie," enjoy some Vault Suit Boogie in Rock Band 4.

See if Your PC Can Run Just Cause 3

Find out if your PC is ready to take on a Just Cause.

Shadow Jago Joins Killer Instinct in December

That isn't Santa Claus lurking in Killer Instinct's shadows.