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Jul 06 // VIRGO

stop me if you've heard this one...

but i don't know what to do with an impulsively made blog account... it's a struggle i've been dealing with for years! i've had tumblrs, bloggers, twitters, deviantarts, etc. name it and i've probably made an account on impul...
Jul 06 // TuxedoKnight

An Open Message To Nintendo About Amiibo

This whole Amiibo stunt you guys keep pulling is not ok.  I've been rational about this whole situation, I blamed scalpers yesterday and I've blamed their popularity in the past. But you know what? it's not just the ave...
Jul 06 // Dreamweaver

Comments of the Week - Am I doing it right?

Welcome back to Comments of the Week, y'all! Hm? What's that you say? You don't know what Comments of the Week is? Boy (or girl -- not sexist), quit playing dumb! You know this is a showcase of kooky comments that has been s...
Jul 06 // MannySJ

REVIEW - Batman: Arkham Knight

Knight Rider When Batman: Arkham Asylum released in 2009, the comic book landscape was in a very different place. The Dark Knight and Iron Man had just seen a theatrical release in the previous year and comic book culture wa...
Jul 06 // Manchild

Plot and Pacing on the Fury Road

I'm not going to lie; I am a man guilty of theft. I am the man who grabbed the sun (downloaded Mad Max: Fury Road on DVD) riding to Valhalla. I've seen the movie four times in theaters, three of those in 3D. And I have watche...
Jul 06 // Pixie The Fairy

My last day with Lucy

Hey guys, I've really been trying to get back to the monthly recap and finish it, but I'm also in a little bit of a sad situation so it may be late tonight or tomorrow when it finally goes live.  I've never had a pet of ...
Jul 06 // KylerMurden

Summer Heatwave Challenge Runs!

So last week the sun tried to kill us all by transforming us into sticky, ruddy skinned sweat-factories. Gaming is one of those activities that doesn’t lend itself well to balmy weather. Sunlight makes screens hard to s...
Jul 06 // KiiWy

The Line

Which one would you choose?   Every day we are presented with new choices, new decisions. Life is all interesting like that - it's about being in the right place at the right time, knowing the right people, having the r...
Jul 06 // TuxedoKnight

Metroid Federation Force: E3's Biggest Underdog

When I first started watching Nintendo's E3 confrence, I realized that there wasn't going to be much we didn't already know about. We knew there would be a new StarFox, new Amiibo stuff, Mario Maker, and so on. But what I wa...
Jul 06 // Fly Cooper

Charm Is The New Grit

Videogame visuals can be divided into two categories, fiction and non-fiction. In the 8 and 16 bit era, technical restrictions dictated the creation of 2D games with cartoon like graphics, the console war between Sega and Ni...
Jul 06 // TheLimoMaker

Proposals, Work and Video Games - "To Infinity and Beyond"

As I have mentioned, I have been busy as shit these past two or three weeks (I've been so out of it I can't remember how long I've been gone). I have inconsistently been commenting, disappearing for days at a time and ha...
Jul 06 // RadicalYoseph


As I promised last week, I am writing a blog about music from JRPGs. Ever since the original Final Fantasy, the genre has been known for its music. JRPGs have a long musical legacy and I would love to share it with all of you...
Jul 06 // James Internet Ego

Better With Age: Knights of The Old Republic 2

Playing KoTOR 2 is a rite of passage; a trial, an education. When I first woke up dazed on the mining world of Paragus I was 14. I’d been raised to think that good is just good, the right thing is always right – ...
Jul 06 // FlanxLycanth

How to get married in Eorzea.

Step 1: Stand in the weird robot carriage and wait to be turned into chicken nuggets.Why does she get to hold the flowers? So what, I don't like flowers because I'm a man? And where did all these flying rats come from? What i...
Jul 06 // kidvid666

why in the Fuck did I buy a nn3ds?! Fuck you Nintendo!

Nintendo dropped the ball this e3 not only did they not show anything worth a shit (minus chibi robo). Which, I wouldn't need a new 3ds to play on anyway. But they literally gave me no reason to give two dicks about my new 3d...
Jul 06 // CblogRecaps

Cblogs of 7-5-15 + Fallout Feels

I have been called on to do my duties as a reservist yet again! Here are a few things I have on my mind. Updates for my "Too Many Games to Play" Blog: It has been said a few times but backlogs are long. We live at a time wh...
Jul 06 // Chist


Greetings charlatans! Once again breaking my decision of not writing on Dtoid, this time I'm here to inform you all of an indie game I stumbled upon browsing the front page of imgur. Currently in active development by a smal...
Jul 05 // TuxedoKnight

The Amiibo Quandary: A Scalper's Best Friend.

 In the past, Nintendo has revolutionized the way we play games. They have captured our hearts with beloved characters and worlds. They have made collectibles and other sorts of bibs and bobs that made the common nerd wa...
Jul 05 // TheLimoMaker

Game to Animation - "Guess who's back."

Well bitches, I'm back. It's been one hell of a two weeks for me, filled with both good and bad, but most importantly it has been filled with video games. I completed a few of those on I listed on my fist ever blog (Silent Hi...
Jul 05 // Mike Martin

I Miss You

It’s been a year. Oh, what a year it has been my friend. So much darkness, so much light. I know, I’m a drama queen sometimes. Can’t help it. It’s not easy wrestling with all this, especially when I h...
Jul 05 // n0signal

REVIEW: Final Fantasy Type-0 HD (PS4)

My ‘Month of Final Fantasy’ has officially come to an end, and to be honest I didn’t get through as much stuff as I wanted, but I did finish Theatrhythm Final Fantasy: Curtain Call (and reviewed it very hig...
Jul 05 // ShadeOfLight

Better with Age: Batman - Arkham Asylum

In Darkest Knight, no evil shall escape my sight There was a time, not too long ago, when it seemed impossible to make a good superhero game. You'd think that such a game would be easy to do well: you're a good guy who may o...
Jul 05 // Lord Spencer

Wii Reviews: Sakura Wars: So Long, My Love

For those reading one of my Wii review blogs for the first time, here is the basic concept: The Wii is often mocked for its game library, yet, it actually has a solid list of exclusives that are unavailable anywehere else. Th...
Jul 05 // Manchild

The Conversation

Last night I ate the best fucking hamburger I've ever had in my life. I also worked until almost two in the morning and had to wake up at eight with my kids. This is my life right now, but in the midst of the chaos of closing...
Jul 05 // CblogRecaps

Cblogs of 7/4/15 - Splatoon and Arkham Knight

As you know, first American Splatfest came out on one of the greatest holiday's in the world: July 4th. While people were shooting fireworks and getting drunk, I was busy repping Team Dog with my hound homies. I haven't don...
Jul 04 // OverlordZetta

Has Inafune unleashed two more years of drama on the internet?

Comcept is at it again! RED ASH has been officially announced today, seemingly meant to take after the Mega Man Legends games, and the internet is already abuzz with talk about it... Or maybe I should say aflame? If you've b...
Jul 04 // ooktar

Why Her Story works and Gone Home doesn't.

I've voiced my rather harsh opinion about Gone Home a number of times around here. I even went as far as to say it was my most hated game of 2013. I haven't touched the game since I played it back then and my opinion hasn't c...
Jul 04 // Retrofraction

I bought a Playstation TV

I am really excited!!! I bought a Sony System and I am going to play the games that I never have really been able to play since high school when I hanged out with friends that owned a Playstation. Guess I always have been on...
Jul 04 // Terry 309

Rambles: Game Design - The Dream And The Reality

Please note that a lot of information here is theoratical and unconfirmed, if I say something that is wrong I apologise, this is not an article to inform, moreso an article to express my views. So this kinda came up in my min...
Jul 04 // Sylveria Shini

Destructoid willfully misrepresents something, no one is shocked. (Fire Emblem)

As per usual lately, Destructoid has willfully misrepresented a LGBT issue in gaming for clicks and to stir a controversy based of tumblr idiocy. I'm refering to their coverage of the 'gay conversion' in Fire Emblem Fates. I'...

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