Kaiju Marathon XIII: Kaijū Sōshingeki

And so we come at last to perhaps the most legendary kaiju film of them all, sans the original 1954 classic that is Godzilla. By the late 1960s, Toho had grown to become one of the most important film studios in Japan, renowned around the world both for its science fiction films and for Kurosawa’s historical dramas… » 5/26/15 3:03am Today 3:03am

Reading Avengers Academy

As you all know (Ha! joke, that), I have been reading religiously and voraciously Marvel Unlimited during my free month. I’ve had “side” exposure to that series, but...does this series seem and feel like a comic written by someone who ‘thinks’ this is how teens (or early 20s) think, speak, and act? Having read Young… » 5/26/15 2:08am Today 2:08am

I Care About Star Wars Because It Introduced Me To 'Lore'

Today, May 25, is Star Wars Day—not the weird pun nonsense earlier this month that people love to call “Star Wars Day”, but the anniversary of the release of the original film in 1977. And today here on Kotaku we’re going to celebrate an oft-mocked part of Star Wars: the Expanded Universe. » 5/26/15 1:18am Today 1:18am

Unsullied Eyes - Game of Thrones #5.07 (5/24/15)

The Gift”. Unsullied Eyes is a discussion space for Game of Thrones viewers who have not read the books. Be warned that there are spoilers for the latest Game of Thrones episode after the jump. The purpose of this discussion space is so that we can talk about the show as is. Book readers are welcome, but please… » 5/25/15 3:37pm Yesterday 3:37pm