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Sony: consumers decided 3D is not important now


So much for being the 'future' of existence
Oct 01
Back in 2009, it seemed everybody was jumping on the 3D bandwagon. Mouthpieces were declaring it the future, publishers were clambering over each other to praise it, and Sony went all-in with 3D PlayStation 3 support. It's sa... read

TGS: Gaming with Sony's HMZ-T2 3D headset


Sep 22
I had the chance to go face-on with Sony's new HMZ-T2 3D headset at Tokyo Game Show this week, putting it to the test as a face-worn gaming display. Sony dedicated a good sized portion of their booth to it this year in a push... read

Kingdom Hearts AR Cards now available at Club Nintendo UK


Aug 24
It looks like the "US versus UK" Club Nintendo wars are about to enter another chapter, as our Euro friends are getting a chance to pony up 200 Stars for Kingdom Hearts 3D AR cards.The cards are actually just physical un... read

God of War, inFAMOUS, Ratchet all getting PS Collections


Aug 06
You already knew that Ratchet & Clank was getting an HD Collection of its very own, but Sony has waved a magic wand and conjured new teets on the milky udder of re-releases. On August 28, not only will you be able to pick... read

[Destructoid is grabbing its rail gun and heading to Dallas, Texas this weekend for QuakeCon. Stay posted for game news, previews, and strange happenings from the infamous LAN room.] In 2004, Doom 3 was a disappointment. It n... read feature

Iwata: 3D not quite as popular as it once was


Jul 12
Nintendo president Satoru Iwata has said that the 3D fad might be dying down a little bit, and that while the visual effect makes for better graphics, it will only be a minor part of future gaming generations.  "I think ... read

E3: Star Trek hands-off event was NOT like Disney World


Jun 07
It's kind of unfair to compare Star Trek to Star Wars 1313, and I know I'm only furthering the Star Wars vs. Star Trek rivalry, but there's no way I could not think about my hands-off LucasArts session. Whereas the Star Wars ... read

CES: Gaming with Sony's goofy-ass 3D space visor thing


Jan 12
We saw an early version of Sony's wearable visor television thing at last year's CES and laughed loudly and rudely in Sony's face. Now that silly space visor is a real thing, called the Personal 3D Viewer, model number HMZ-T1... read

Peep at these 3D Mutant Mudds screens on your 3DS


Jan 10
I'm hearing that Renegade Kid's unapologetically retro platformer Mutant Mudds has breached the last defensive line and should be invading the eShop some time in February, if all goes according to plan. Nintendo isn't exactly... read

Sony's love for 3D is no secret, with the company being unable to shut up about the gimmick's future potential. In order to show that potential, the company has taken matters into its own hands to create a PlayStation-branded... read feature


When people complain about getting a headache from playing the 3DS, I want to roll up my old man sleeves, wave my cane, and tell them how much worse it was back in the days of the Virtual Boy. “You think a little headac... read feature


The House of the Dead: Overkill is one of my favorite Wii games. Not because it's of the quality of its gameplay or its narrative depth, but because it's one of the most gloriously stupid productions ever committed to disc. F... read feature

The DTOID Show: It's our Saints Row 3 EXTRAVAGAZMO!


Oct 19
Good news, everyone! The Destructoid Show is back for our 215th episode EXTRAVAGAZMO! It's a lot like a regular episode, except we add the word 'extravagazmo' at the end to make it sound interesting! On today's extravagazmo,... read

Sony 3D display: Available Nov 13, FAQ


Oct 19
I want that Sony 3D gaming display. I want it bad. I've wanted it from the moment I saw it at E3 this year. It's finally coming out, with the release date set for November 13. This is the easy way into 3D gaming. For $499 you... read

Nintendo partners with DreamWorks for 3DS videos


Oct 04
Nintendo has signed a deal with DreamWorks Animation to bring their videos to the 3DS...in stunning 3D. Kicking this partnership off will be a couple of Halloween-themed animated shorts, the first of which, a "Monsters vs. Al... read

Study says 51 percent of gamers are against 3D consoles


Sep 29
I'm not against 3D consoles; I just don't want one. You can have one -- sure. If it doesn't hurt your eyes and scramble your brain like it does for me, enjoy.  Games comparison and marketplace site Playr2.com h... read

The House of the Dead on PS3 may make your eyes hate you


Sep 27
The nostalgia-fest that is The House of the Dead: Overkill - Extended Cut for PS3 continues with Sega's announcement that the game will support not only Sterescopic 3D on your fancy new display, but also the anaglyphic 3... read

Study: 3D gaming unpopular among 3DS owners


Sep 25
Research group Interpret LLC claims that almost a third of 3DS owners feel the system's main attraction -- its 3D screen -- actively detracts from the gaming experience. Shockingly, there are even people who don't know the 3D... read

Sony's 3D head-worn visor thing costs $800, supports PS3


Sep 23
I saw this silly head-mounted personal 3D display earlier this year at CES. It was at Sony's booth, where I was too excited by the glasses-free 3D to care about some cyclops visor thing. It seemed like something too far away ... read

Child of Eden is ready to Move you on the 27th


Sep 23
The PS3 version of Child of Eden is almost here and Ubisoft gave us a fancy launch trailer to show off.  There's not too much to say about it. Just like Rez the game is a swirl of pretty colors and abstract visuals, and... read

Watch the graffiti hero of Sideway: New York do his thing


Sep 21
We've already told you about the PSN game Sideway: New York and its October 11th release date, and if you were curious, enjoy this gameplay trailer to get a look at how the 2D/3D works. The game follows Nox, a graf... read

Two of the finest PlayStation 2 titles I know of were created by the same team. Both Shadow of the Colossus and Ico were crafted by the creative minds at Team Ico, a group that is slow to release games, but makes masterpieces... read feature

Star Fox, Kid Icarus, Link/Sonic porn, and more now in 3D


Aug 28
One of my favorite features of the 3DS is the ability to explore the world of mainstream media in 3D. Unfortunately, other than the still expanding Nintendo Video (which has some good stuff from college humor and few quality ... read

Sony: 3DS doesn't work very well


Aug 24
Sony has offered some snarky commentary on the 3DS, attempting to avoid a direct assault but very clearly letting the world know what it's talking about. The attack comes by way of Mick Hocking, who expressed no surprise... read

A 3D update of Urban Champion? How did this happen? Here's how I think it went down... Nintendo President Satoru Iwata (the responsible one) heads over to the house of Nintendo creative mastermind Shigeru Miyamoto (... read feature

Batman: Arkham City will be in 3D for PS3, 360 and PC


Aug 16
Warner Bros. Interactive announces today that Batman: Arkham City will be in stereoscopic 3D in all versions: PS3, Xbox 360 and PC. This means that any display that supports 3D with active-shutter glasses will be compatible w... read

Gears of War 3 to support stereoscopic 3D


Aug 15
If you've got a 3D television, hordes of Locusts are gonna be coming right at ya' this September when Gears of War 3 ships. Epic Games has announced that the Xbox 360 exclusive will support stereoscopic 3D. "It's still fledgling technology," executive producer Rod Fergusson told Eurogamer. "It's still a niche feature. But it was something we could support, so we felt, why not?" read

Kingdom Hearts 3D will be playable at Tokyo Game Show


Aug 10
I should cosplay in honor of Kingdom Hearts 3D being playable at next month's Tokyo Game Show. Keyblade, belts and all. No. Not really. Man, if I did that, I'd want to be impaled by a key blade.  Still, I'd like to check... read

MotorStorm game replaces Resistance 3 in PS 3D TV bundle


Aug 05
Remember that PlayStation 3D display that was announced during Sony's press conference at E3 this year? They told us that the 24", $499 set bundle would come with a pair of 3D glasses, an HDMI cable, and a copy of Resistance ... read

Sony: Adding 3D to games costs as low as half a percent


Aug 04
I wouldn't suspect that adding a 3D mode to console games would cost much, but I didn't realize it could be this low. SCEE's senior development manager Simon Benson makes it sound like adding 3D is the cheapest, easiest thing... read

Iwata: Future 3DS titles may not use 3D feature at all


Aug 03
What I love about the Nintendo 3DS is that I have the option of shutting the 3D display off. I like to look at it for a few minutes, but then when it comes to getting into the game, the 3D slider gets pulled down. I'm more in... read

Electronic Arts turns back on 3D gaming


Jul 29
Despite some companies going so far up 3D gaming's arse it would need a rescue team to escape, Electronic Arts isn't impressed. The publisher sees no reason to invest in the concept and will focus its efforts elsewhere. "We s... read






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