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Aliens disappoints, Demos kill sales, and Toys are fun

9:30 PM on 02.12.2013 // Max Scoville

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Hello there, boys and girls! It's your creepy uncle Max with another installment of the critically-acclaimed [citation needed] Destructoid Show!

Today we talk about Aliens: Colonial Marines, which seems to be the bummer of the week here in video game land. Definitely a big disappointment, but if nothing else, it'll be interesting to hear what went wrong. Rumors of outsourcing seem to be the current scapegoat, though SEGA denies it. In other news, a DICE keynote reveals that game demos hurt sales. DICE keynotes are boring so I talk about Toy Fair 2013. In post-apocalyptic news, Obsidian devs wouldn't be opposed to make another Fallout, and Brian Fargo's Kickstarter'd Wasteland 2 shows off its first gameplay.



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I'm Max Scoville, and I'm in charge of making videos for Destructoid. Videos is when you have a camera, but instead of just doing one picture, it does a lot of them, and there's also noises. ... more   |   staff directory



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