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I Love The New Monster Energy Ultra Flavors

I Love The New Monster Energy Ultra Flavors

Back in late February, two new Monster Energy Ultra flavors were released into the wild. They started popping up in gas stations, Walmarts, and other stores across the United States. Finally, they
Coca-Cola Energy Is Terrible

Coca-Cola Energy Is Terrible

Coca-Cola is a classic soda that has been around for over 120 years. But times change and folks in 2020 no longer want a little caffeine. They want a lot of it. As a result energy drinks are super
Japan's Most Delicious Bread Is Melon Pan

Japan's Most Delicious Bread Is Melon Pan

Japan has brought the world some truly delicious treats, but one of the best of all has to be meron pan (melon bread). We know it tastes good, but how was it invented? And why is it called that? Read
Tokyo Ramen Restaurant Won't Allow Foreigners Because Of Coronavirus

Tokyo Ramen Restaurant Won't Allow Foreigners Because Of Coronavirus

Ueno Sanji, a ramen restaurant in Tokyo, is only allowing Japanese customers due to COVID-19 concerns. The owner (pictured) claims that this is not discrimination but his duty to protect his family,
Rice Balls Like You've Never Seen Before

Rice Balls Like You've Never Seen Before

YouTuber Onigiri Gekijou (Rice Ball Theater) specializes in making rice balls that are unlike anything I’ve ever seen. And I’ve seen lots of rice balls! Read more...
I Tried More Weird Cereals So You Don't Have To

I Tried More Weird Cereals So You Don't Have To

The world of breakfast cereal is an ever-changing battle ground, ruled by dependable classics and littered with the broken boxes of sugar-coated newcomers. Only you, the consumer, can shape the
Pretzel Pop-Tarts Aren't Nearly As Bad As They Sound

Pretzel Pop-Tarts Aren't Nearly As Bad As They Sound

Here at Snacktaku, we’re big fans of Kellogg’s popular line of filled cardboard breakfast rectangles. We have tried and tested many varieties—basic, peanut butter, soda-flavored, Jolly Rancher—and
Mountain Dew Zero Sugar Isn't Great (But It's Better Than Diet Dew)

Mountain Dew Zero Sugar Isn't Great (But It's Better Than Diet Dew)

I’ll admit I was excited about Moutain Dew Zero Sugar, which for the rest of this post I will be referring to as just Zero. I was excited because I really don’t drink soda anymore, outside of reviews,
Mountain Dew Zero Sugar Isn't Great (But It's Better Than Diet Dew)

Mountain Dew Zero Sugar Isn't Great (But It's Better Than Diet Dew)

I’ll admit I was excited about Moutain Dew Zero Sugar, which for the rest of this post I will be referring to as just Zero. I was excited because I really don’t drink soda anymore, outside of reviews,
Look At This Little Corgi Burger

Look At This Little Corgi Burger

Look at this plush corgi cheeseburger. As both Kotaku’s resident toy and snack aficionado, I’ve been mesmerized by this glorious thing for days. Do I tag it “Toys”? “Snacktaku”? Both? Probably both.
McDonald's Japan Introduces The Adult Cream Pie

McDonald's Japan Introduces The Adult Cream Pie

The cream pie is a traditional, delicious dessert. McDonald’s Japan is rolling out a version at its restaurants across the country with some unfortunate innuendo. Oh no! Read more...
Mountain Dew Merry Mash-Up Is Like Christmas In A Can

Mountain Dew Merry Mash-Up Is Like Christmas In A Can

We are only a few weeks into November, which means it’s time to start celebrating Christmas. For some reason. I’m not a big fan of Xmas and seeing Christmas trees and candy canes popping up in stores
Mountain Dew Merry Mash-Up Is Like Christmas In A Can

Mountain Dew Merry Mash-Up Is Like Christmas In A Can

We are only a few weeks into November, which means it’s time to start celebrating Christmas. For some reason. I’m not a big fan of Xmas and seeing Christmas trees and candy canes popping up in stores
Edible Japanese Gardens Turn Snack Time Into Zen Time

Edible Japanese Gardens Turn Snack Time Into Zen Time

If you’ve ever been to Japan, maybe you’ve visited one of the country’s numerous gardens. They are wonderful places to enjoy nature and contemplate life. What if you could make your own Japanese
The New Mtn Dew Game Fuel Flavor Is Good (If You Like Orange Soda)

The New Mtn Dew Game Fuel Flavor Is Good (If You Like Orange Soda)

Around these parts, I’ve become an expert on Mountain Dew products. I’m not sure how this happened and some days I regret my new career, but whatever. There’s a new flavor of Game Fuel to drink and
The New Mtn Dew Game Fuel Flavor Is Good (If You Like Orange Soda)

The New Mtn Dew Game Fuel Flavor Is Good (If You Like Orange Soda)

Around these parts, I’ve become an expert on Mountain Dew products. I’m not sure how this happened and some days I regret my new career, but whatever. There’s a new flavor of Game Fuel to drink and
Tokyo Burger King Is Crawling With Zombies. Literally

Tokyo Burger King Is Crawling With Zombies. Literally

The Burger King in Tokyo’s Shibuya is infested with zombies—or, at least, people paid to look like zombies. Read more...
I Love You, Colonel Sanders!: The Kotaku Review

I Love You, Colonel Sanders!: The Kotaku Review

The difference between I Love You, Colonel Sanders! A Finger Lickin’ Good Dating Simulator and the dating sims I’ve enjoyed is sincerity. That’s hard to come by in a game that’s actually about making
Mountain Dew VooDew Is A Tasty Way To Kick Off The Halloween Season

Mountain Dew VooDew Is A Tasty Way To Kick Off The Halloween Season

We are only a few days into September, but it seems the Halloween season is starting. Stores are already starting to sell Halloween decorations. So to celebrate the spooky season, a new flavor of
Mountain Dew VooDew Is A Tasty Way To Kick Off The Halloween Season

Mountain Dew VooDew Is A Tasty Way To Kick Off The Halloween Season

We are only a few days into September, but it seems the Halloween season is starting. Stores are already starting to sell Halloween decorations. So to celebrate the spooky season, a new flavor of