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The death of Alpha Protocol: Sega's misstep.

Sega's 7th generation foray into RPGs knowing the Sega brand only lives on as nostalgia. Sonic growing old, bloated and overused. Phantasy Star unable to compete with WOW like most MMOs. Virtua F...   more

The death of Alpha Protocol: Sega's misstep.


Cblogs of 07/18/14 + 07/19/14 and bbainisms

Hello everyone! I finally got around to playing Shovel Knight this week, and it was fantastic, of course! It really brought back the feeling of playing the Mega Man games on the NES, only with ...   more

Cblogs of 07/18/14 + 07/19/14 and bbainisms


Top 10 Comic Book/Manga Games! - AsaiNeroTran

Nh2ljIi_z70 Over 9000 hours of deliberating later, this is our list. Did your favorite comic book/manga game make the cut? This video was sponsored by DoubleJump! Go to for all your video game...   more

Top 10 Comic Book/Manga Games! - AsaiNeroTran


Forked Tongues Are Best for Head

*Letter from the editor: This was originally supposed to go up in Oct. of last year. However, due to the person this blog is sort of targeting, going through a difficult time I decided to hold of...   more

Forked Tongues Are Best for Head


Sticks and Stones: Why Console Wars Should Not Matter

Boy, it has been a rough week for Microsoft. On Thursday, it was announced that the tech giant would be closing the doors to its Microsoft Entertainment Studios, a division of the company which a...   more

Sticks and Stones: Why Console Wars Should Not Matter


Mighty Tactical Shooter: preview

So take one part and mix it with one part and throw in a dash of and what you get is a turn based bullet hell game. the game starts with the staff on a space station celebrating...   more

Mighty Tactical Shooter: preview


Where most survival MMOs get it wrong

  The concept is great. Put the player in an open world. Give them a few tasks to keep them busy and populate the world with dangerous mobs and even more dangerous players and let the communit...   more

Where most survival MMOs get it wrong


Gameplay vs Story Showdown!

Gameplay vs. Story. Is it more important to have a game that plays great, or is it more important to have a great plot? This debate will likely never end, but I wanted to at least add my own pers...   more

Gameplay vs Story Showdown!


Modding for Grand Theft Auto V on PC?

With , fans can sit down and plan out what mods they might create. For those of us who lack the skills to be modders, we can dream about the kinds of GTA V PC mods we’d like to play. You see, if ...   more

Modding for Grand Theft Auto V on PC?


PS4 first impressions.

I bought a PS4 last week-end. Not quite sure why, really. I'd been telling myself I'd wait until the holidays, maybe grab a sweet deal. I think what made me do it was being on vacation last week ...   more

PS4 first impressions.


Destiny Beta Review: Impressions of a New Old Adventure

Bungie is under enormous pressure to make Destiny a hit. The Halo developer defined the console shooter for the last two generations with that franchise, and by escaping the shadow of Microsoft...   more

Destiny Beta Review: Impressions of a New Old Adventure


Top Ten Games

That damn threatened to sunburn my neck so I'm doing the honourable thing and running away. Before I do here's a list of games that mean nothing to me and you. Beforehand, punching punks was...   more

Top Ten Games


You've Been Played Episode 29: Rumjobs and Dashcon

Greetings Dtoid users! I'm Steven Santana and this is a podcast I made with my best friend Matt in October of 2013 since I love podcasts. Since then he's moved off to Yosemite to seek enlightenm...   more

You've Been Played Episode 29: Rumjobs and Dashcon


Been Playing: Shovel Knight and Gone Home

Since it's summer and I was a former lifeguard, I don't like to keep myself cooped up in the house when the weather is decent. While this is great for my pasty white complexion, it's terrible for...   more

Been Playing: Shovel Knight and Gone Home


10 ways to make Pokemon better (Mild language)

I've had many thoughts about what direction the Pokemon series could go and i have many ideas as to what they could do with it, i thought i should list them here to see what others think about th...   more

10 ways to make Pokemon better (Mild language)


A Fashionably Late Entry

The objective of the was to showcase the best in lazy artwork. I like to think taking 4 months to finish this makes me the ultimate bestest winner. And so, without further ado, because I know y...   more



Portrait of a Plumber

I am not a musician. Not by a long shot. I suppose I can sing a little. At karaoke, it’s always a tossup between The Clash’s “London Calling” and the PokeRap for me. Just kidding. My other go to ...   more

Portrait of a Plumber


AVGN Adventure review

As a long time fan of the angry video game nerd I was naturally excited by the announcement of this game. At its core AVGN adventures is a platformer that specializes around satirizing other gam...   more

AVGN Adventure review


Cblogs of 07/17/14 + Wonder-Eyes Shade!-isms

I was planning to go into detail about The Wonderful 101 today, as I've finally beaten the game after having waited months to play it. However, then I had to spend the entirety of today gatherin...   more

Cblogs of 07/17/14 + Wonder-Eyes Shade!-isms


Fighting Death

This morning I woke up to find an email from my dad saying that my Uncle Frank, my mom's brother, had passed away. This comes just a few days over 3 years after my mom's death and.. well, frankly...   more

Fighting Death


Nintendo Friday Night Fights: Destiny

We have the usual schedule tonight, consisting solely of unless someone else steps up to host anything. It seems to be our to keep playing this game for FNF. Don't let our rnished by playing w...   more

Nintendo Friday Night Fights: Destiny


July 18th UK Releases and Bargains

As July rolls on once again nothing major releases this week, while on the deals side of things from Game yo can get for the 3DS for £9.99 while on Amazon you can get for the 3DS for £24.99   E...   more

July 18th UK Releases and Bargains


I Love Campers!

A blue Spartan moves swiftly below a snow covered cliff face, using the shadows cast by the towering rock formation as cover. You can’t see through the supersoldier’s opaque visor, but you can gu...   more

I Love Campers!


PS Friday Night Fights - It's... The Defenestrator Edition

Hey guys. The Defenestrator here. I’ve been hosting FNF’s on the PS4 side for the last seven months or so and Trev decided to draft me into the Big Leagues. (Lie. I asked politely and he didn’t...   more

PS Friday Night Fights - It's... The Defenestrator Edition


Oscarno's Most Anticipated Noises from Games!

So I wasn't able to write a Case Study last week, and I really didn't want to go 2 weeks without posting anything, so here is a quick little thing I thought up 20 seconds ago, Oscarno's most an...   more

Oscarno's Most Anticipated Noises from Games!


Xbox FNF: Vacation

I went on vacation last week to Marco Island and had a blast.  I didn't do a thing except lay on the beach and by the pool and drink my 6-pack of Smirnoff Ice over a period of a week (No, its n...   more

Xbox FNF: Vacation


My Journey into Shallowness – Review of Kim Kardashian: Hollywood

I don’t like reviewing games. By the time I get around to playing enough of game to review it, weeks, or even months may have past. What good is that going to do? However, what if I were to revi...   more



The rebirth of the middle tier of games

Over the past two years or so, the middle tier of gaming have slowly been dying out, and there has only been room for the very small indie games like Towerfall and the Goliath triple-A ones like ...   more

The rebirth of the middle tier of games


Cblog Recaps of 07/16/14 and EVO-isms

Holme's typed himself up into a crazy Brawl hole this week and I almost wish that was actually a porno rather than an embarrassing contrarian opinion. Whether or not you believe in conspiracies ...   more



Pre-orders: Aliens sold separately, the reason I’ve bought recent WWE games.

Ah so Alien Isolation has a pre-order bonus which will no doubt be sold separately later down the line anyway.  This leads me nicely into talking about the recent WWE games and why I’ve actual...   more

Pre-orders: Aliens sold separately, the reason I’ve bought recent WWE games.





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