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Hideo Kojima

Hideo Kojima has a YouTube show now


Here's his top 10 2015 movie list
Feb 11
// Chris Carter
Hideo Kojima, finally free from the clutches of his previous publisher, has started a YouTube show called HideoTube, which I fully expect it to be hidden inside all of his upcoming games. In the first episode he tal...
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Reactions

Tommy Refenes REACTS to kids REACTING to Super Meat Boy


All caps because that stings more
Feb 01
// Brett Makedonski
Tommy Refenes, half the development team of Super Meat Boy, made a reaction video over the weekend. That's a rebellious thing to do because popular YouTubers The Fine Brothers are currently in the process of trying to tradem...
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Just watching this Mario Maker level gave me PTSD


Props to the first man to defeat the pit
Jan 27
// Nic Rowen
I'm sure you've all seen hard Mario Maker levels by now, but The Pit of Panga: Cape Escape by the eponymous Panga has to take the cake. It is a bottomless chasm of certain death, fiendish puzzles, and devilish dexterity chall...
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The Division

This is how big the map in The Division is


But is it big enough for you? (TWSS)
Jan 18
// Vikki Blake
If you’d been wondering just how big The Division’s post-apocalyptic world is going to be, I have some news for you. YouTuber Arrekz has shared a new video which details the borders of the shooter’s playgrou...

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5318008

Booby games publisher Marvelous' YouTube account suspended


There is always PornHub
Dec 09
// Jed Whitaker
[Update: Marvelous' channel has been restored.] Marvelous Entertainment, the publisher of many booby games such as the Senran Kagura series and the upcoming lesbians-that-turn-into-weapons game Valkyrie Drive, has had it...
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How much worse can it get

Some gaming videos are getting blocked in the United States due to YouTube Red


Great, even more copyright issues!
Oct 25
// Jed Whitaker
As you may know, I used to be a pretty active YouTuber (getting there again) and I've just received an email informing me that a few of my videos will no longer be viewable in the United States due to disputes over YouTube Re...
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Who asked for this?

YouTube launching subscription service with exclusive PewDiePie show


By the producers of The Walking Dead
Oct 21
// Jed Whitaker
Today, YouTube announced its new service YouTube Red that will have exclusive shows, movies, and make the site ad-free for $9.99 a month. Among the exclusive content announced for YouTube Red is Lazer Team, a sci-fi comedy by...
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Cash money

PewDiePie nearly has enough money to buy his soul back (Fauxclusive)


One more healthy quarter and it's his!
Oct 16
// CJ Andriessen
Earlier this week Forbes Magazine listed the ten richest celebrities on YouTube and to the surprise of absolutely no one, gaming personality PewDiePie ranked as the top YouTube earner with more than $12 million dollars m...
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Explain it to your granny

PewDiePie and No Man's Sky to be on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert


Which are you more excited for?
Sep 22
// Jed Whitaker
PewDiePie, the most-subscribed YouTuber in the world with the power to launch indie games into the limelight, will appear on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert on Thursday, October 1, and reportedly will have some kind o...
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Fair Use

American courts say companies must consider fair use when removing videos


Bad luck for some developers
Sep 15
// Joe Parlock
Since 2007, the Electronic Frontier Foundation has been in a legal battle with Universal. Lenz v. Universal was filed because of Universal throwing a DMCA takedown notice on a family video of a child dancing to Prince’s...
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Dunkey is temp banned

Popular YouTuber banned from League of Legends for being toxic


No remorse, tantrums, rage quits
Sep 14
// Jed Whitaker
If you've played League of Legends, you probably have at one time or another been linked to a video by Dunkey, a popular YouTuber who primarily produces debatably hilarious content involving League of Legends and other ...
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Nintendo

Nintendo's cracking down on speedrunning and ROM hacking videos


Say goodbye to your videos
Sep 10
// Joe Parlock
Nintendo really, really hates YouTube, doesn’t it? The policy of using copyright strikes and ContentID matches against videos of their games are draconian, and now it’s targeting speedrunners and ROM hackers under...
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PewDiePie

PewDiePie'sYouTube channel is the first to get over 10 billion views


That's roughly 1.5x the whole planet
Sep 08
// Joe Parlock
Felix ‘PewDiePie’ Kjellberg has become the first person on YouTube to get over 10 billion views on their channel. He announced the milestone on his Twitter. PewDiePie is the most-subscribed channel on YouTube, ha...
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Shame, shame

FTC comes down on Machinima for 'deceptive' Xbox One marketing


Microsoft absolved of any wrong-doing
Sep 02
// Brett Makedonski
In late 2013, around the time that the Xbox One launched, YouTube content creation group Machinima struck an advertising deal with Microsoft. The marketing campaign would feature videos from Machinima's network of influencers...
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YouTube Gaming

Google takes on Twitch today with YouTube Gaming


Will it pay off?
Aug 26
// Joe Parlock
Gaming is kind of a huge deal on YouTube -- it’s second only to music in terms of subscribers. The most subscribed channel on all of YouTube is PewDiePie, and he has been since December 2013. Elsewhere in the top 20 is ...
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Here comes the money

PewDiePie reportedly made $7.45 million in 2014


Just a smidgen more than me.
Jul 04
// Jed Whitaker
Love him or hate him, Felix "PewDiePie" Kjellberg has the biggest subscriber base on YouTube, currently sitting at over 37 million in total. According to a report from Swedish tabloid Expressen, Kjellberg's company PewDi...
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Final Fantasy VII remake

So people are really into this Final Fantasy VII remake


A casual look at some numbers
Jun 29
// Steven Hansen
I was rooting around YouTubes as one does when a number of (hah) zeros caught my eye: 10,018,000. That was the view count on the PlayStation upload of the Final Fantasy VII remake announcement trailer (there's an additional m...
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OP Gamers

New show for gamers might be the worst thing I've ever seen


We've achieved maximum awkwardness
Jun 16
// Nic Rowen
Do you like forced memes? Sure you do. Want to see some YouTube clips you've probably already seen six months or more ago? Of course! How do you feel about awkwardly inserted slang and grown-ass men talking about &ldquo...
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Super Smash Bros.

Super Smash Bros. getting instant YouTube uploads


Patrick Hancock will like this
Jun 14
// Darren Nakamura
Every now and then in the Destructoid editors' chat room, Patrick Hancock will post an animated GIF he made of some impressive thing he did in Super Smash Bros. From now on, it'll be even easier for him to show off; he'll onl...
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Smash Bros.

Nintendo's pre-E3 Smash 4 Stream starts at 10:40 AM EST


Expect the expected, and more!
Jun 14
// Jonathan Holmes
The news about Ryu, Roy, the old Kirby stage from Smash N64, new trophies, songs, and Mii outfits all coming to Super Smash Bros. leaked yesterday, but there are still many details about this DLC left to be uncovered, a...
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YouTube Gaming

YouTube announces Gaming app, improved livestream


And by 'improved' they mean 'usable'
Jun 12
// Mike Cosimano
Today, YouTube announced YouTube Gaming: a hub specifically designed to curate gaming content. YouTube Gaming will take the form of both a website and a mobile app, and will launch sometime "this summer" alongside improved li...
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Mad Max Parody

Mad Max: Mario Kart Fury gets murderously Miyamoto


The mashup you've been waiting for
May 24
// Niero Desu
Get angry that you didn't think of it first. Uploaded two days ago, Kris Sundberg's mashup parody of Mario Kart and Mad Max: Fury Road has already racked up 1.4 million views and counting, possibly from all the repeat v...
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YouTube live streaming

YouTube adds 1080p 60fps live streaming


Twitch gets competition
May 21
// Jed Whitaker
Looks like YouTube is making a big push to steal some of Twitch's streamers and audience. YouTube launched 60fps live streaming at 720p and 1080p today alongside an HTML5 player. While Twitch has had these features for s...
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Chungus

Angry Video Game Nerd Adventures Miiverse loses screenshot sharing


Please, hold the chungus
Apr 04
// Jonathan Holmes
[Update: Comment from the game's developer on the situation can be found here.] Angry Video Game Nerd Adventures is not just for fans of the Angry Video Game Nerd. I know this from personal experience. I'm completely lukewarm...
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YouTube censors

YouTube bans Yandere Simulator anime panty shots, commenters are pissed


To be fair, when aren't YouTube commenters pissed?
Apr 01
// Brett Makedonski
The developer of Yandere Simulator made a recent unfortunate discovery. YouTube removed one of his videos for violating its policy on nudity and sexual content -- a claim that he seemingly vehemently disagrees with. The...
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Golden Mario amiibo hunt

The Great Golden Mario amiibo Hunt & amiibo painting pandemonium!


Hard-hitting guerilla journalism
Mar 20
// Jed Whitaker
Last night I ventured out to see if I could aquire golden Mario amiibo from Walmart as well as the Mario Party 10 bundle with the normal Mario amiibo live on our Twitch channel. It was a thrill ride that most of yo...
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kitty0706

Remembering kitty0706


Promoted from our Community Blogs
Jan 31
// SeymourDuncan17
[Dtoid community blogger SeymourDuncan17 remembers a pioneer in the machinima scene. Rest in peace, Kitty. --Mr Andy Dixon] [Image credit: SpikyMilkshake] This has been the hardest blog for me to write. Even though I hav...
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Nintendo

Nintendo YouTube Creators Program goes beta


Dolla dolla bill ya'll
Jan 28
// Robert Summa
If you happen to be a scorned YouTuber who fell victim to some copyright drama with your Nintendo-related material, then you'll be happy to know Nintendo has a solution for you: The Nintendo Creators Program. Now in its Beta ...
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Five Nights lore

Five Nights at Freddy's lore video is spooky


No, Freddy. You are the demon
Nov 18
// Nic Rowen
Turns out I was already behind the times when I made a goof about lore videos in my Five Nights at Freddy's 2 review. This excellent YouTube video from The Game Theorists takes a look at a possible deeper meaning behind the ...
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These Japanese ladies playing P.T. are the best


That face
Aug 15
// Dale North
Check out these Japanese ladies playing the P.T. "interactive trailer" that was released this week at gamescom. I think they're all hilarious but I love the face the one lady makes at 0:46. She's like, oh sh*t. Then, oh SH*T. And then there's the one lady later on that gives no f*cks at all. She's also great.

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