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Buy Six Months of Xbox Game Pass, Get Three Months For Free

6 Months Xbox Game Pass + 3 Month Bonus | $60 | Amazon With Xbox Game Pass, Microsoft basically created the Netflix of video games, and it’s a great deal at its usual $10 per month. But to celebrate Prime Day, you can get a three bonus months when you buy a six month membership for $60. Xbox Game Pass […]

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Buy Six Months of Xbox Game Pass, Get Three Months For Free

6 Months Xbox Game Pass + 3 Month Bonus | $60 | Amazon With Xbox Game Pass, Microsoft basically created the Netflix of video games, and it’s a great deal at its usual $10 per month. But to celebrate Prime Day, you can get a three bonus months when you buy a six month membership for $60. Xbox Game Pass […]

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The Best Cosplay From Anime Expo, The Hottest Show Of 2018

Anime Expo is one of the biggest nerd shows of the year, but this year it was also the hottest. Literally. Held between July 5-8 in LA, temperatures soared during the con to reach well over 100 degrees, which wreaked havoc with cosplayers and attendees alike. For anyone just visiting the show, those are gross conditions to be walking around […]

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A World You Can Hold In The Palm Of Your Hand

Li-Yu Lin, originally from Taiwan but currently living in Denmark, is an artist and designer at LEGO. As a side project she builds these tiny little dioramas, which at first look like polygonal 3D models, but which are actually handmade papercraft, cut and folded with absolute precision. Advertisement The pieces are for sale on her personal site, but you can […]

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The Commandos Games Are Coming Back

Commandos, the classic PC stealth series, has been missing in action for years. No more: strategy publisher Kalypso (Tropico) has bought the rights to the games, with plans to bring them back. This includes the obvious thing—re-releasing the existing games—but also more ambitious plans as well, with Kalypso’s Simon Hellwig saying they’re looking at “the development of a completely new […]

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New Sega Book (For Adults) Has Pop-Ups

Specialist publisher Read-Only Memory, the team behind A+ books like the Sega Genesis Collected Works, are trying something different. Instead of releasing another coffee table book about video games, they’re releasing a coffee table book about video games that also has cardboard pop-ups of old Sega arcade cabinets. The book is called SEGA Arcade: Pop-Up History, and it’s currently taking […]

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Why I’m Not Streaming On Twitch Today

Today is Prime Day, the Amazon-invented international shopping holiday that involves offering extensive deals on the digital storefront’s products. Amazon workers across facilities in Europe are celebrating this artificial holiday with a multi-day strike, and I’ve decided to join them in my own way. I stream video games on Kotaku’s Twitch channel multiple times a week. That can mean playing […]

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Score Prime Day Savings On Flash Storage of Every Shape and Size

SanDisk Flash Storage Sale | Amazon There’s no such thing as owning too much flash storage, especially at Prime Day prices. A bunch of SanDisk SD cards, flash drives, and SSDs are included in the sale, including the best price ever on a 400GB (!!) microSD card that could hold a lot of Nintendo Switch games. We did post a […]

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Fortnite Cart Does Sick Flip

GIF Today on Highlight Reel we have big ships, skinless giants in Fortnite, cart tricks, and much more! https://kinja.com/ajax/inset/iframe?id=mcp-3542377&sponsored=false&post_id=1827639459&platform=web Watch the video then talk about your favorite highlight in the comments below. Be sure to check out, like, and share the original videos via the links below. Subscribe to Kotaku on YouTube for more! Catch up on all the episodes […]

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Amazon Temporarily Sells Pirated Copies Of Popular PC Games

Over the weekend, people shopping on Amazon thought they’d hit the jackpot: popular recent PC games like Frostpunk and Surviving Mars for the price of a cup of coffee. Problem: these copies were pirated. Word of the dubious deals first got out in a Reddit thread on Saturday. “I think this is a screw up from them [Amazon], I dunno […]

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This Isn’t a Prank: Cards Against Humanity Is On Sale for Prime Day, Along With Other Adult Party Games

Cards Against Humanity | $20 | AmazonCards Against Humanity: Green Box | $16 | AmazonCards Against Humanity: Red Box | $16 | AmazonCards Against Humanity: Blue Box | $16 | AmazonCards Against Humanity: The Bigger, Blacker Box | $12 | AmazonYou’ve Got Crabs: A Card Game From the Creators of Exploding Kittens | $17 | AmazonYou’ve Got Crabs: Imitation Crab […]

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The Best Call Of Duty Zombies Players Throw Down Next Month

The Zombies World Championship is returning on Sunday, August 5, and the future looks positive for competitive Call of Duty Zombies. Highly-skilled finalists will compete for an increased prize pool in a tournament that promises to be more polished than last year’s inaugural event. The Call of Duty Zombies community loves a good challenge, whether they’re tasked with Easter egg […]

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How to Make Your Laptop Setup as Comfortable as a Desktop 

Unhunch your back at the coffeeshop. Laptops are uncomfortable. But you can fix that if you’re willing to look just a little weird. The key is in the just a little. Today Wall Street Journal tech columnist Christopher Mims tweeted a photo of his mobile work station. Mims uses a wireless mouse, foldable keyboard, and laptop stand to make an […]

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This Prime Day Sale Is Chock Full of PC Gaming Gear

PC Gaming Prime Day Sale | Amazon Were you waiting for Prime Day to invest in a new gaming PC? If so, your patience seems to have paid off. A whole bunch of laptops, desktops, and accessories from MSI, Alienware, LG, and others are on sale for Prime members only. Beyond the complete systems, you can also save on monitors, […]

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Ask Dr. NerdLove: I Can’t Stop Cheating With My Ex

Hello all you perfumed sex-beasts of the apocalypse, and welcome to Ask Dr. NerdLove, the only dating advice column designed to help you get the party you want when you LFG. This week, we’re talking about making choices we know we’re going to regret. What does it mean when you love your partner… but you can’t stop hooking up with […]