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Mar 15
[Destructoid turns seven this Saturday, and all month long Dtoiders have been sharing their favorite memories from their time in the community over in our Cblogs. Here's a wonderful story from former Dtoid staffer Jesse "Tact... read

Come duke it out at Capcom's Fight Club tomorrow


Feb 01
I've been fortunate enough to play Street Fighter X Tekken throughout its development, including defeating Seth Killian in a grudge match. So it's little surprise that I'm really excited for this game. If you live in the SF B... read

David Jaffe invites YOU to a Twisted Metal Tournament!


Jan 27
Upon the news that a new Twisted Metal game was coming out, many gamers couldn't wait to sink their sweet teeth into it. Well, if you live in or near San Francisco, you will have the opportunity to check out this game next... read

Umloud 2011: A Rock Band night for Child's Play


Dec 06
Gamers are a naturally creative bunch, and this can definitely be seen in the way that we come together to raise money for charity. This Thursday, December 8th, at the DNA Lounge in San Francisco, Ümloud will be hosting... read
When Marvel vs. Capcom 3 was released, fans jumped for joy at the long awaited return of the Marvel Vs. series. With the addition of brand new characters, a new mechanic called "X-factor," and the promise of even more charact... read feature

As someone who covered Evo this year, I became enchanted with the fighting game community. There is just something about the competitiveness, drama, and camaraderie of the fighting game scene that is infectious to those share... read feature

Destructoid's Extra Life 2011 round-up


Oct 26
Back when we finished the Extra Life marathon last year, we swore that if we ever organized another charity marathon, it would be too soon. Well, after completing this year's gaming marathon we sort of feel the same way. But ... read

Check out Anamanguchi on Oct 30 with 8bitSF


Oct 26
Do you want to spend some time this Halloween weekend rocking out to some great chiptune music in the Bay Area? This upcoming Sunday, on October 30, 8bitSF will present an awesome concert at Slim's in San Francisco. Not only ... read

We raised over $6,000 for the childrens!


Oct 15
[Update: We raised $6,387.16 for the Extra Life children's hospital charity marathon. More details, highlights and a list off all the winners will be coming soon. For now, SLEEP! Thanks to everyone that donated, watched and h... read

Win over $10,000 in prizes during our Extra Life marathon


Oct 15
Dtoid's Extra Life Charity Marathon is almost here!   We are really excited to present to you guys a grand list of all the prizes that we have to give away as part of our EPIC 24 hour gaming marathon. Read bel... read
Extra Life is a charity event started by the fine guys at Sarcastic Gamer in 2008. With the help of over 100 websites and 12,000 donors, Extra Life has since gone on to raise over $300,000 dollars in charity money for Child... read feature

This weekend on TwitchTV: Halo Reach


Oct 07
Destructoid's Twitch.tv channel is committed to bringing lots of great gaming-related entertainment even during the weekends. From playing games on the stream, to discussing them in a talk show format,... read

Ultimate MvC3 Norcal vs Capcom event at Southtown in SF


Oct 06
[photo credits: fixelexif] On October 4th, our good friends over at iPlayWinner and Southtown Arcade teamed up with Capcom to stream an "invite-only" NorCal Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 tournament. Many of the top players fro... read

Dtoid meetups for the month of October


Oct 05
Hey Destructoid! No Apparent Reason Parties -- NARPs for short -- are a long standing tradition here at Destructoid. NARPs are parties hosted by Dtoiders for Dtoiders and everyone is welcome to attend a party. It's abou... read

This weekend on TwitchTV: Mash Tactics at Topware


Sep 30
Destructoid's Twitch.tv channel is committed to bringing lots of great gaming-related entertainment even during the weekends. From playing games on the stream, to discussing them in a talk show format,... read

This weekend on TwitchTV: Gears of War 3!


Sep 23
Destructoid's Twitch.tv channel is committed to bringing lots of great gaming-related entertainment even during the weekends. From playing games on the stream, to discussing them in a talk show format, w... read

Destructoid's Extra Life Marathon 2011!!


Sep 21
It's common knowledge that our world sort of sucks right now. With the world economy in trouble, the fact that my credit card debt is piling up, and the cancellation of Mega Man Legends 3, it's hard to find things that are a... read

This weekend on TwitchTV: Max Scoville on Also Talks


Sep 16
Destructoid's Twitch.tv channel is committed to bringing lots of great gaming-related entertainment even during the weekends. From playing games on the stream, to discussing them in a talk show format, we ... read

This weekend on Twitch TV: Chill with Phil debuts!


Sep 09
Destructoid's Twitch.tv channel is committed to bringing lots of great gaming-related entertainment even during the weekends. From playing games on the stream, to discussing them in a talk show format, we br... read

Mr. Destructoid at PAX


Sep 05
Every year at PAX, several lucky community members get a chance to don the famous Mr. Destructoid helmet and strut their stuff around the show floor. This year was no exception, and we've included a gallery here of some of th... read

This weekend on TwitchTV: Castle Crashers on SMH


Sep 02
Destructoid's Twitch.tv channel is committed to bringing lots of great gaming-related entertainment even during the weekends. From playing games on the stream, to discussing them in a talk show format, we br... read
The recent announcement of Virtua Fighter 5: Final Showdown for Xbox Live Arcade and PlayStation Network during the summer of 2012 was great news to many fans in the fighting game community. The Virtua Fighter series is regar... read feature

This year at PAX Prime, Riot Games had its own booth, and what a booth it was. They were showing off the new game mode for League of Legends, "Dominion," on a humongous screen, while shoutcasting matches to all who stopped ... read feature

This weekend on TwitchTV


Aug 19
Destructoid's Twitch.tv channel is committed to bringing lots of great gaming-related entertainment even during the weekends. From playing games on the stream, to discussing them in a talk show format, we brin... read

Check out Meetup.Destructoid.com


Aug 18
All over the world, Dtoid community members gather to hold NARPs (No Apparent Reason Parties) to get to know each other outside of the internet. Well, the community team here at Destructoid wants to make it a bit easier for e... read
If you are a fan of fighting games, odds are that Skullgirls is on your radar. Developed by Reverge Labs, this upcoming game features gorgeous 2D graphics and a fighting game engine developed by tournament fighter Mike "Mike ... read feature

This weekend on TwitchTV: How to survive PAX on 321gocast


Aug 12
Destructoid's Twitch.tv channel is committed to bringing lots of great gaming-related entertainment even during the weekends. From playing games on the stream, to discussing them in a talk show format, we bring ... read

Friday Night Fights: What is Hype edition


Aug 05
I hope you enjoyed our week long coverage of EVO! I had an amazing time in Vegas being a part of the crowd that witnessed PRBalrog's comeback, Daigo becoming free to Poongko's Seth, and watching Latif "the Legend Killer" eli... read

This weekend on TwitchTV: Max Scoville on Also Talks


Aug 05
Destructoid's Twitch.tv channel is committed to bringing lots of great gaming-related entertainment even during the weekends. From playing games on the stream, to discussing them in a talk show format, we bring a ... read
For my last scheduled interview at Evo2k11, I spoke briefly with the associate producer of Street Fighter III: 3rd Strike Online Edition, Derek Neal. We discussed the lengths that Capcom went to in order to make sure th... read feature

Street Fighter X Tekken grudge match with Seth Killian


Aug 04
At E3 this year, Destructoid brought you a close look at Street Fighter X Tekken with the Destructoid vs Capcom tournament between Jonathan Holmes, Seth Killian, and myself. Though it was the first time that Jonathan had pla... read
You can't talk about the fighting game scene in America without mentioning Capcom's special combat adviser, Seth Killian. He's done it all, from competing in tournaments himself and organizing EVO, to working on Capcom'... read feature







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