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Yesterday I was playing Wii Sports Club Boxing online while contemplating stuff to talk about on this week's Sup Holmes. I thought I'd have a while to think, but I was wrong. I only had to wait like 3 seconds before I w...
Now that Microsoft has reversed their stance on initiatives restricting used game sales and more potent digital rights management for the Xbox One, has your bloodlust been sated? Does Microsoft still have work to do in convincing you of the value of their console, or has the vice grip been loosened on your wallet? Answer The Question for yourself in the comments!
This has been a fairly thrilling Electronic Entertainment Expo in a lot of ways. Hard not to be when two out of the three major console competitors are showing off brand new hardware and all the new games which come along with that. But what was the most exciting aspect of this year's E3? Watch the video to hear what we think and answer The Question for yourself in the comments below.
So many wonderful series of videogames have fallen by the wayside over the years. But we're in an uncertain time, unsure of what the future might hold, which means we can still have hope that some of our favorite franchises might yet see life. In this week's installment of The Question, we lay out some of our dreams by naming the lost games we'd most want to see new iterations of.
Microsoft's announcement of the Xbox One has been met with no shortage of derision. Concerns over the future of the used games market, the console's need to connect to the internet and a failure to effectively communicate th...
Last week, it came to light that Nintendo has started making content claims for popular videos on YouTube which feature their products, including "Let's Play" and other forms of walkthrough content, taking the ad revenue whi...
These days, it seems like everybody is jumping on the crowdfunding bandwagon, and it's led some to question the appropriateness of larger organizations using systems like Kickstarter. Some fear that groups who have other mea...
Microsoft is gearing up to reveal the next generation of Xbox hardware in just a scant two weeks, but what will they be showing? In our latest installment of The Question, we make predictions for the event on May 21.  What are your hopes, dreams and expectations?
It seems we can barely go a month without a game release suffering some manner of issue in its launch week that overshadows the game itself. With the complexity of modern games, the wide range of variables at work and the ch...
Tepid sales of Wii U hardware and the slow drip of content being released for it have led some to suggest that perhaps it would be best if Nintendo just got out of the business of making game systems for the living room. Wit...
Some games are so good, they demand revisiting. In this installment of The Question, we talk about the games we go back to at least once a year for another go-around. What game sings its siren song to you on an annual basis? Or, perhaps, you never replay games at all. Tell us about your filthy habits in the comments.
[Every week, Destructoid will pose topical a question to the community. Answer it if you want!]  The BioShock franchise is lauded as having some of the most intelligent narrative in all of videogames, but is that quality being overshadowed by its extreme violence? Answer The Question for yourself in the comments.
[Every week (usually Mondays), Destructoid will pose topical a question to the community. Answer it if you want!] The games industry seems to be rather fond of remaking the leisure products of yesteryear with fancy, high-defi...
[Every Monday, Destructoid will pose topical a question to the community. Answer it if you want!] With the next console generation on the horizon and the ever-growing expense of producing top-tier games, it has been suggeste...
[Every Monday, Destructoid will pose topical a question to the community. Answer it if you want!] It's hard to argue that anyone likes the idea of Digital Rights Management systems (apart from some publishers, maybe) an...
[Every Monday, Destructoid will pose topical a question to the community. Answer it if you want!] Our games are becoming ever more connected to social networks and features, but does anyone care? This week, we're asking if y...
[Every Monday, Destructoid will pose topical a question to the community. Answer it if you want!] Now that the PlayStation 4 has been properly announced, it begs the question: Do you want to buy one? Sony certainly seems to ...
[Every Friday (or whenever), Destructoid will pose topical a question to the community. Answer it if you want!] With the release of another high-profile game in Aliens: Colonial Marines comes the announcement of another ...
[Every Friday (or whenever), Destructoid will pose topical a question to the community. Answer it if you want!] As you may have heard, the PlayStation 2 is officially dead. Sony has halted all production of the console worldw...
[Every Friday (or whenever), Destructoid will pose topical a question to the community. Answer it if you want!] With the year almost over, I was interested in writing one of these posts as a prompt for you lovely folks to tal...
[Every Friday (or whenever), Destructoid will pose topical a question to the community. Answer it if you want!] Much to our delight, From Software and Namco Bandai announced Dark Souls II for Xbox 360, PC, and PlayStation 3. ...
Today is sloooooow. It's the day after the US presidential elections, and the day after Halo 4 launched, so the game industry is busy sleeping off one heck of a late night. We're still here though, and today's the perfect tim...
[Every Friday (or whenever), Destructoid will pose topical a question to the community. Answer it if you want!] Semantics! As someone that writes and speaks for an audience of thousands on a regular basis, I spend more time t...
[Every Friday (or whenever), Destructoid will pose topical a question to the community. Answer it if you want!] Atlus recently put out a trailer for the 3DS beat 'em up Code of Princess, and reactions were generally positive,...
[Every Friday (or whenever), Destructoid will pose topical a question to the community. Answer it if you want!] With a new home console on the cusp of release, and a new portable that's still working to prove itself as a must...
[Every Friday (or whenever), Destructoid will pose topical a question to the community. Answer it if you want!] So Diablo III has been out for the past week, accrued over six million sales, and generated a ton of controversy....
[Every Friday (or whenever), Destructoid will pose topical a question to the community. Answer it if you want!] Last week say the official start of the Black Ops II hype-train. The first trailer was released. Pre-orders ...
[Every Friday, Destructoid will pose topical a question to the community. Answer it if you want!] Last night, we heard that -- perhaps unsurprisingly -- Metal Gear Solid 5 is on the cards. Not long after the news dropped, I w...
[Every Friday, Destructoid will pose a topical question to the community. Answer it if you want!] This week's Question is one of those annoying, unfair questions that I get asked every single day and wish to now inflict upon ...
[Every Friday, Destructoid will pose topical a question to the community. Answer it if you want!] One of the biggest news items this week was the confirmation that Batman: Arkham City would feature a unique spin on the "onlin...
[Every Friday, Destructoid will pose topical a question to the community. Answer it if you want!] This is a debate that's often sparked among game reviewers, because people seem to have such strong opinions on either side of ...
[Every Friday, Destructoid will pose topical a question to the community. Answer it if you want!] One of the running themes of this generation is the idea that there's an "East vs. West" divide when it comes to game developme...
Deus Ex: Human Revolution was critically acclaimed and considered by many to be a worthy addition to the the Deus Ex legacy. Of course, we're gamers, which means that some complaints had to happen. A huge amount of debate is ...
[Every Friday, Destructoid will pose topical a question to the community. Answer it if you want!] Electronic Arts has been attacking Activision and Call of Duty to an extreme degree as we grow closer to November. While Activi...
In our El Shaddai review this week, it was noted that quite a few comments expressed doubt that the game could be worth $60, due to the fact that it contained 2D platforming sections. This has confirmed a fear I've had that t...
[Every Friday, Destructoid will pose topical a question to the community. Answer it if you want!] Before I got a decent PC, telling publishers what kind of review copy I wanted was easy. Increasingly, however, we've seen quit...
[Every Friday, Destructoid will pose topical a question to the community. Answer it if you want!] Not content to sell us bits of premium downloadable content, publishers are starting to sell long-term commitments, offering "p...
[Every Friday, Destructoid will pose topical a question to the community. Answer it if you want!] This week has undoubtedly been dominated by the 3DS price cut and the considerable fallout that's followed. As such, this week'...
[Every Friday, Destructoid will pose topical a question to the community. Answer it if you want!] Earlier this morning I had a bit of sarcastic fun, but now is the time for serious business and a serious question. With all th...
[Every Friday, Destructoid will pose topical a question to the community. Answer it if you want!] I've made no secret of my distaste for online passes, but there are plenty of others who view them as a valid method of protect...
[Every Friday, Destructoid will pose topical a question to the community. Answer it if you want!] On this week's Podtoid, we had quite a lengthy discussion about the PlayStation Vita and whether or not it does enough to excit...
[Every Friday, Destructoid will pose topical a question to the community. Answer it if you want!] Perhaps the most controversial story this week was the announcement by Nintendo of America that it was not planning to bring Xe...
[Every Friday, Destructoid will pose topical a question to the community. Answer it if you want!] With yesterday being Sonic the Hedgehog's twentieth anniversary, it's been a bit of a SEGA-themed week for us at Destructoid To...
[Every Friday, Destructoid will pose topical a question to the community. Answer it if you want!] The subject of cutscenes crops up rather regularly in the games industry. There is an increasing trend among developers to writ...
With Microsoft, Sony and Nintendo press conferences done and dusted, we ask you the most important question of all; Who won? Every year the big three pull out all the stops in an attempt to capture our hearts, minds and walle...
[Every Friday, Destructoid will pose topical a question to the community. Answer it if you want!] The Question is a day late this week because I had a power cut, but it's not like anybody cares. With all eyes on E3, there's l...
[Every Friday, Destructoid will pose topical a question to the community. Answer it if you want!] I love the Legend of Zelda series. To me, I've never had a problem that, structurally, it's the almost the same game over ...
[Every Friday, Destructoid will pose topical a question to the community. Answer it if you want!] We've got a pretty easy question this week -- L.A. Noire, yay or nay? The game released in North America this Tuesday, and in B...
[Every Friday, Destructoid will pose a topical question to the community. Answer it if you want!] I'm working on a new video about some of the hate that gets poured on the Call of Duty franchise, because if there's one major ...
[Every Friday, Destructoid will pose topical a question to the community. Answer it if you want!] This generation has been marked by Nintendo utterly dominating the market with the Wii. However, as sales settle down (mostly d...