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5:00 PM on 06.03.2014

Destructoid community: We need to replace PAX

Last week, tickets for PAX Prime 2014 went on sale. The four-day passes were sold out within minutes. The rest were gone in less than two hours. This happens every year, but it seems like the speed becomes more and more unbel...

Darren Nakamura





3:30 PM on 05.28.2014

Watch Sony's E3 press conference live in a theater near you

Over the years, the big press conferences at E3 have evolved from the long and boring business presentations to the large crowd-pleasers (or disasters) that we see today. More and more, the folks running these events are upp...

Alessandro Fillari

2:30 PM on 05.28.2014

CD Projekt's summer conference set for June 5

The Witcher developer CD Projekt RED and digital distributor GOG.com are hosting their summer conference on June 5 at 11:00am Pacific. More stuff to keep up with during E3! Details about The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt pre-orders, t...

Jordan Devore

12:17 PM on 05.28.2014

PAX Prime 2014 tickets now on sale, four-day show once again

[Update 2: All passes are sold out. Better luck next time?] [Update: Four-day passes are already sold out. Less than 10 minutes this year. Still daily passes available for $35 each.] PAX Prime 2014 tickets are on sale now. Da...

Hamza CTZ Aziz

6:00 PM on 05.08.2014

Heads up, Dtoid NY! Join us for Game Night on May 24th!

Are you a New York-area Dtoider? Then this party's for you! We've partnered with our friends at Disqus (AKA, the people behind our comments system) to bring the Dtoid community together for an afternoon of games and fun! At D...

Mr Andy Dixon

9:30 AM on 05.06.2014

Namco Bandai's line-up for Japan Expo includes surprises

Namco Bandai shared their line-up for Japan Expo with us this morning. It looks like a great offering, but I'm honestly more interested in the little tease they added in. According to the release, we should expect "additional...

Dale North

5:00 PM on 05.02.2014

Los Angeles Dtoiders, join us for Game Night featuring Omori!

This Saturday, Destructoid is teaming up with Giant Robot, Angry Bananas, and Meatbun to present Omori, the new horror game from Omocat! Omori is a surreal psychological horror RPGmaker game that blew past its Kickstarter goa...

Mr Andy Dixon

12:15 PM on 05.01.2014

Grand finale event for Gran Turismo 5 unlocks GT6 content

Gran Turismo 5 is going down -- it's servers are, I mean. On May 31, they pull the plug, but not without one last event. This month, for all of May, a race series in GT5 will reward users with cars to use in Gran Turismo 6. A...

Dale North

5:15 PM on 04.30.2014

Ongaku Overdrive II, a music festival for gamers and anime fans

Ongaku Overdrive is a music festival dedicated to game and anime music, but they also include fantasy, sci-fi comics, and other related fields. The second annual Ongaku Overdrive will take place in Winter Park, Florida this M...

Dale North

1:00 PM on 04.30.2014

EVE Fanfest 2014 kicks off with kickass monument

"It seems kind of silly dedicating a monument to a computer game," Hilmar Veigar Petursson, CEO of CCP said to begin the ceremony for a statue erected in the honor of the EVE universe. Anywhere else and that might be the...

Brett Makedonski

9:30 AM on 04.30.2014

Dota 2 tournament: The International qualifying rounds begin May 12

Valve has announced the date and some details for its annual Dota 2 tournament, The International.  Now going into its fourth year, The International kicks off on July 18 in Seattle, at Key Arena. But they have to get th...

Dale North

10:45 AM on 04.28.2014

Square Enix announces global Fan Festivals for Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn

Square Enix has announced global inagural Fan Festivals for Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn for later this year. The North American one will take place this fall in Las Vegas, and similar events for London and Tokyo are als...

Dale North





10:45 AM on 04.23.2014

Play the Train Jam games now

Sad story: I was supposed to be on the 2014 Train Jam, which is a game jam that took place on a train traveling from Chicago, IL to San Francisco, CA. I'm not a programmer, but I am a creative, and a decent composer. The plan...

Dale North

7:00 PM on 04.22.2014

BlizzCon 2014 dates announced, tickets on sale soon

BlizzCon will be back this year at roughly the same time, Blizzard has announced. This eighth show is set for the Anaheim Convention Center from Friday, November 7 to November 8, 2014. Tickets aren't on sale yet, but they wil...

Jordan Devore

12:00 PM on 04.20.2014

Video Games Live returning to Los Angeles for E3

Video Games Live is still going strong, and one of their next major shows is to be held in Los Angeles, just in time for E3. The musical concert will be held on June 11 at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live, and confirmed guests in...

Hamza CTZ Aziz

7:30 AM on 04.16.2014

Nintendo goes to WonderCon with new games to show

WonderCon is set to go down in Anaheim, CA this April 18 through 20, and Nintendo will be there to show off their latest wares. Are you going? If you're going, be sure to check out: Mario Kart 8 Mario Golf: World Tour (I can...

Dale North