Graveyard Shift/TAY Time Chat: Let's Talk About Mediocre Games

Hey there TAY, Welcome to the Graveyard Shift, the nightly hang-out hosted by Kotaku’s reader-run blog, TAY. This is a place to talk about anything - your lives, your gaming habits, or whatever else you desire. Hop on in and join the discussion! When you’re done here, you could always go check out the articles over at » 8/27/15 9:30pm Yesterday 9:30pm

How are your Shelters doing?

It’s been two months since the game was released on Ios and a few weeks since it came out on Android. So let’s talk about how our shelters’s are doing. Are your people happy and well fed and praise the name of you, the Overseer, or are they malnourished, thirsty and full of radiation, ready to burst out and take their… » 8/27/15 5:53pm Yesterday 5:53pm

The important differences between first-person and third-person games


Picture this: you are a game developer, and you are currently working on a shooter. Obviously you are going to design weapons that pack a punch, program the AI so that it can adapt to sundry in-game situations , and design environments that can accommodate multiple combat tactics and strategies that can range from… » 8/27/15 2:54am Yesterday 2:54am