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Every now and again we like to dump a collection of gaming related wallpapers for you. Why? Well, why not? It's the weekend, and now is a good as time as any to change up your aging desktop wallpaper. The collection in the ga...
I'm not even sure when the last time we had such a lovely gathering of eye-exploding 2560x1600 renderings to decorate your desktops with, but here you go anyways. Ten new backgrounds that include: The Joker, World of Pla...
Its been a little bit since I've thrown some high-resolution videogame wallpapers up on a weekend, so have at you!  This gallery features ten 2560x1600 renderings from Mad Max, Killzone, Injustice: Gods amongst us, Batma...
It's been a little bit since I've updated the archive, so here you go!  Enjoy some new wallpapers including Tomb Raider, Defiance, Injustice, Might and Magic Heroes, Star Citizen, World of Warplanes, and some random fant...


[Jigsaw]Want to play a game?[/Jigsaw] Last year, Dutch computer animator Tim Hijlkema made a nifty video quiz in which he modeled 20 "planets" after recognizable game environments and tasked viewers with guessing which games...
Genie lovers rejoice! Shantae: Risky's Revenge is making the move from the DSi to iOS later this week. Even if you are one of those terrible genie racists, you should still check this gem out. Gorgeous visuals and great music...
Sanuk Games teased PlayStation 3 owners a couple of weeks ago when they announced that their fantastic Arkedo Series would be coming to PSN "soon." Well, they weren't kidding because today they've announced that the first ent...
Snap any still frame from Q Entertainment's upcoming Child of Eden, and you're likely to wind up with something that you'd happily frame and put on your wall. Or, at the least, set as your desktop wallpaper. That's where this Child of Eden concept art comes in handy. Enjoy, and check out my latest hands-on preview and impressions of the upcoming shooter here.
That just screams class. It's often hard for me to show off all of my videogame kit to the norms. People in my peer group either get it or they don't, but it's still awkward at times. Especially in the face of something so c...
Square Enix's upcoming NIER looked to Ben Perlee as being a pretty interesting RPG. Based on his preview and these screenshots, I'm inclined to agree. It might not be the prettiest game, but I'm interested in the more ma...
Hamza might smack me in the jaw for posting the above photo, what with the other realistic WTF renderings of game characters he's collected in the past. But since I was the one who found this alarming rendition of the Space I...
It's no secret that Destructoid is pretty excited about the upcoming release of Alone in the Dark, and I'm sure that's nothing next to the amount of readers that are salivating over the upcoming survival horror title. Not con...
[Updated with the 2005 and 2010 version! Remember Nex? This odd illustration still ranks amongst the most popular in the Destructoid Golden Archive; stories which I'm slowly restoring from our old publishing sy...
In Sympathy for the Bowser, I humbly suggested that Princess Peach, a character generally admired for her purity and romantic nature, wasn't really deserving of adoration. She allows herself to get kidnapped, she plays Mario ...
Every now and then we can't help but to offer up some love for our Glorious Leadertoid, Niero. Working in this business, we couldn't possibly ask for a better boss -- you know, so long as you don't cross him. Like...
Despite some assumptions in the reactions to this post from last week, I truly am looking forward to Virtua Fighter 5's Feburary 20th release - and to stay somewhat flamebait free (although there is no esca...
My favorite blog, Geek on Stun, is at it again, only this time they've provided the best *ahem* alone time killer (if you know what I mean, *wink wink* *nudge nudge*). Apparently they've had to resort to posting this beauti...
One day, we shall stroll into the Modern Museum of Art and instead of seeing some contemporary snotty splatter paint called an artistic classic, we shall see things like this: Handre's video game art prints. Oh, we can dream can't we? Check out this guy's gifted and twisted game-inspired works for yourself and you be the judge. Choose your favorite and lets us know which one and why.
The DesktopGaming site homepage randomly selects one for it's huge banner, and there's an updates and popular section at the bottom. But I suggest clicking on 'browse' at the top and finding your own. The site lets you brow...
This ninja figured out how to code World 1-1 of Super Mario Brothers 3 in Javascript, complete with some in-game boundary mechanics and pushable buttons. Here's a demo you can tinker with right now. Wanna download it onto y...
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