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5:30 PM on 10.27.2014

5 spooky places that should be in a videogame

[Dtoid community blogger SpielerDad offers up some real life spooky places that would be a perfect setting for a horror game. Warning: Pseudo-NSFW images below. Want to see your own stuff appear on the front page? G...

SpielerDad

6:00 PM on 10.26.2014

Fangs for the Memories: Shock 2 the System

[Dtoid community blogger CleverName takes us on a journey of discovery, excitement and fear with a dear friend.  Kinda like high school but less heavy petting.  Want to see your own stuff appear on the front pa...

CleverName

2:00 PM on 10.26.2014

Fangs for the Memories: Silent Hill 3

[Dtoid community blogger RainsOpacity talks about how for a horror game fan who has seen it all, sometimes the Devil in the details is the most memorable scare there is.  Want to see your own stuff appear on the fro...

RainsOpacity



10 things to enjoy for your gamer Halloween photo
10 things to enjoy for your gamer Halloween
by SeymourDuncan17

[Dtoid community blogger SeymourDuncan17 suggests 10 delightfully spooky things for gamers to enjoy this Halloween.  Give it a read and throw your suggestions in to the comments.  Let's all share what makes us shiver!  Want to see your own stuff appear on the front page? Go write something! --Occams Electric Toothbrush]

Over the years, I've gradually become the kind of person who enjoys Halloween in a passive sense. I no longer dress up and heckle the neighbors for candy (and then more candy), I'm no party-goer, and I don't really make much of a deal about it at all.

I do, however, still absolutely love seeing others enjoy it. Seeing what stupid decorations they've cooked up for this year, seeing children adorably try to pass themselves off as their favorite creatures or superheroes, and, above all else, hearing the single greatest holiday tune grace my local radio once more. (If more Christmas jingles were this fun, it would be a much less depressing holiday. I'd rather hear "Monster Mash" on repeat for hours than listen to just 30 seconds of "Jingle Bells.")

Well, if you are the kind of person who likes to make an event out of Halloween, with friends or just yourself, by marathoning spoooooooky shit, then have I got the shit for you. Churned out for your pleasure like a giant candy corn pumpkin, so make sure you don't take it in all at once. Save those cavities for Halloween night.

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3:00 PM on 10.05.2014

Please stop stabbing people in the neck

[Dtoid community blogger UsurpMyProse wants us to cut out all the stabbing, and offers a hefty slice of alternatives. His wit is so sharp, you'll be on the (knife) edge of your seat. The movie Blade. Other puns. Want to see y...

UsurpMyProse

2:00 PM on 10.05.2014

Adventures of the Gamer-Teacher: 'trigger words' for gamer distraction

[Dtoid community blogger RedHeadPeak shares another of his adventures of being a gamer-teacher. For more on this topic, be sure to check out his blog! Want to see your own writing appear on the front page? Go write something!...

RedHeadPeak

5:00 PM on 09.28.2014

Which videogame characters would help you move?

[Dtoid community blogger RedHeadPeak should have called the Muscle March guys. Want to see your own writing appear on the front page? Go write something! --Mr Andy Dixon] A month ago, I moved into my new home. The house is a ...

RedHeadPeak

4:00 PM on 09.28.2014

Pokémon taught me how to read and changed my life forever

[Dtoid community blogger The Emolga Editorial shares a wonderful little story about how gaming changed his life for the better. Want to see your own writing appear on the front page? Go write something! --Mr Andy Dixon] Do yo...

The Emolga Editorial

8:00 PM on 09.05.2014

Los Angeles area Dtoiders, join us for another Game Night!

In conjunction with Angry Bananas, Meat Bun, and GiantRobot, Destructoid is proud to host Game Night 23! This episode of Game Night will feature Tic Toc Games' Adventures of Pip. Game Night 22: Adventures of PipSaturday, Sept...

AngryBananas





2:00 PM on 08.24.2014

How Proteus taught me to let go of the past

[Dtoid community blogger CousinDupree shares a beautiful epiphany. Want to see your own work appear on the front page? Go write something! --Mr Andy Dixon] "Can't repeat the past?" he cried incredulously. "Why of course you ...

CousinDupree

4:00 PM on 08.23.2014

The top 10 bears in videogames! No, not that kind of bear...

[In response to the unexpected influx of fetish posts in our Cblogs lately, Dtoid community blogger bbain shares his own list of manly men you can't help but want to snuggle up with. Want to see your own work appear on the fr...

bbain

10:00 AM on 08.23.2014

I love the blue shell

[Dtoid community blogger UsurpMyProse answered our recent call for "I love what you hate" submissions with a most evil confession. Do YOU love something that everyone else loathes? Go tell us about it! --Mr Andy Dixon] For ma...

UsurpMyProse

12:00 PM on 08.17.2014

How Depression Quest helped me

[Dtoid community blogger ooktar shares his personal journey through Depression Quest. Want to see your own work appear on the front page? Go write something! --Mr Andy Dixon] In the wake of the death of the great Robin Willia...

ooktar

4:00 PM on 08.16.2014

Which videogame creatures deserve a second chance?

[Dtoid community blogger RedHeadPeak shares his love for the unloved. Want to see your own work appear on the front page? Go write something! --Mr Andy Dixon] In my never-ending journey to the summit of Backlog Game Mountain,...

RedHeadPeak

12:00 PM on 08.16.2014

What Skyrim taught me about pushing my best friend off a mountain

[Dtoid community blogger and artist MeanderBot shares this wonderful story and comic from his time with Skyrim. (Check below for the full comic.) Want to see your own work appear on the front page? Go write something! --Mr An...

MeanderBot

6:00 PM on 08.13.2014

Los Angeles area Dtoiders, join us for a new Game Night!

In conjunction with Meat Bun Apparel, Angry Bananas, and Giant Robot, Destructoid is proud to host Game Night 22! This episode of Game Night will feature two indie games: Crawl and Crypt of the NecroDancer! Crawl is the local...

AngryBananas