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Soon You Will Be Able To Take Selfies In World Of Warcraft

Kotaku - 33 mins ago. Maybe you love them. Maybe you loathe them. Maybe you’re taking one right now. Selfies are everywhere, because we are painfully vain creatures. And now, finally—after you begged, pleaded, groveled, and probably didn’t ask for it at all—they’re coming to World of Warcraft. Read more…...

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Smash Bros. Players Rally In Defense Of Diddy Kong

Kotaku - 48 mins ago. Diddy Kong has become the most divisive character in the new Super Smash Bros. ever since competitive players picked up on the primate’s formidable fighting strength . His reign as the fighter to beat sparked a newly heated debate this week when one pro Smasher blamed the game’s community for the whole Diddy upset. Read […]...

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Pro Counter-Strike Match Fixers Perma-Banned From Valve Events

Kotaku - 2 hours ago. Recently, substantial evidence came to light that a number of pro players had been involved in a huge Counter-Strike: Global Offensive match-fixing/gambling scandal . Valve took its time investigating, but now they’ve finally decided to bring the hammer down. Hard.Read more…...

Pro Counter-Strike Match Fixers Perma-Banned From Valve Events

Kotaku - 2 hours ago. Recently, substantial evidence came to light that a number of pro players had been involved in a huge Counter-Strike: Global Offensive match-fixing/gambling scandal . Valve took its time investigating, but now they’ve finally decided to bring the hammer down. Hard.Read more…...

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Smash Bros. Players Turned The Falcon Punch Into A Great Mini Game

Kotaku - 3 hours ago. The rules of “Falcon Potato” are simple. You get two Mario players, and one Captain Falcon player. You turn up the launch rate, and you go timers-only. Once in the match, you slow down time, start a Falcon Punch, and try your best to cape the punch, back and forth, until someone gets hit.Read more…...

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Majora’s Mask 3DS Changes The Game’s Hardest Boss Fight

Kotaku - 4 hours ago. I love The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask, but I’ll admit the game’s not perfect. Nintendo knows this, too. It’s why the 3DS version is getting more than new visuals. Gyorg, who lords over the water-themed third dungeon, used to be a tough but boring boss fight. That’s changed.Read more…...

Majora’s Mask 3DS Changes The Game’s Hardest Boss Fight

Kotaku - 4 hours ago. I love The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask, but I’ll admit the game’s not perfect. Nintendo knows this, too. It’s why the 3DS version is getting more than new visuals. Gyorg, who lords over the water-themed third dungeon, used to be a tough but boring boss fight. That’s changed.Read more…...

​Five Nights at Freddy’s 3 Looks Freakin’ Terrifying

Kotaku - 4 hours ago. Another teaser for Five Nights at Freddy’s 3 has landed, and this one gives us a look at what the game will look like in motion—and the animatronics you’ll be screaming at once more. Looks like this one will be focusing on Golden Freddy.Read more…...

The Latest Game Tearing Up Steam’s Charts Looks So Typical

Kotaku - 5 hours ago. If the last couple of years didn’t make it clear, Steam players sure love their survival games.Read more…...

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Vault of Glass vs. Crota’s End: The Destiny Comparison We Had To Make

Kotaku - 5 hours ago. If you’re still playing Destiny these days, if you’re in deep enough to obsess over tiny details and require advanced tips , you’re probably no stranger to the game’s two raids.Read more…...

Vault of Glass vs. Crota’s End: The Destiny Comparison We Had To Make

Kotaku - 5 hours ago. If you’re still playing Destiny these days, if you’re in deep enough to obsess over tiny details and require advanced tips , you’re probably no stranger to the game’s two raids.Read more…...

How To Protect Your Information From The Internet

Kotaku - 6 hours ago. Do you know how much of your personal information is floating around? It’s more than you think and very easy to find. Phone numbers, home addresses, email accounts. As my recent story about gamers who got swatted showed , anybody can become a target. You don’t have to be someone with a million followers. Social […]...

Former Doctor Who to Play One of Marvel’s Creepiest Villains

Kotaku - 6 hours ago. Of all the many bad guys in the Marvel Universe, the one that’s always disturbed me the most has been Zebediah Kilgrave, otherwise known as the Purple Man. The guy’s superpower is make people do whatever he says. Gross, no? And now he’s going to be played by David Tenant, one of the most affable […]...