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6:14 AM on 06.12.2015

PC FNF: Fresh Meat

Here comes E3 (doot and doo doo) Here comes E3 and I say. It’s going to be disappointing. Who’s ready for the Last Guardian to show up this year? Anyone? Bueller? Bueller? Well at least I can spend my weekend playing a broken cookie clicker clone…

Steam sale is here everyone; hide your wallets for Gaben requires clicking sacrifices this year for us to prove our worth for sales. I am aiming to spend under 30 bucks this sale so it’s mostly going to be indie darlings and the occasional 40 cent game. I have already found a gem in the ungame Tin Star. It’s a create your own adventure that hardcores would laugh me out of the room for liking. But Steam sales and Free weekends afford L4D players the greatest joy of all. FRESH MEAT! You might actually see me on L4D2 this weekend carving up some fresh sale kiddies.

New to Friday Night Fights? It's easy to get involved!

FIRST OFF, READ THIS

Every Friday the Dtoid community gets together to play games online! Friday Night Fights is run completely by the Destructoid community, so feel free to join in someone's game, or host a game yourself!

The planning for FNF starts here in the forums, where community members volunteer to host matches and post their pertinent details (game, time, Steam ID, etc.). Then, every Friday, remininder posts go up in the cblogs followed by a recap post in the front page for last-minute planning.

If you'd like to join a game, just contact the host of the game! If you'd like to host a game, post your details in the following format:

Game Name
Host: Dtoid username
Steam ID: Steam contact info (If you'd prefer to use something other than Steam for people to contact you, please specify here.)
Time: Time (Eastern Please!)Server: (If any)
Password: (If any)
Note: Any other applicable info about the game.


See you online!
________________________
This week's schedule:

Team Fortress 2 (Early Game)

Time: 5pm PST | 8pm EST
Server: 68.232.163.42:27015

Team Fortress 2 (Late Game)

Time: 9pm PST | 12am EST
Server: 68.232.163.42:27015

[I'll REALLY have my image uploaded next week]

 

-AmnaUmen

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7:00 AM on 06.05.2015

FNF: I For One Welcome Our New Advent Overlords

For anyone who thinks they know me by my blog posts they would think I would use this as a soap box for the recent “reveal” of Fallout 4. I’ll save said soap box for after the e3 event. Now it’s XCOM 2! Where did that announcement come from? Oh right, every dream I’ve had since booting up the reboot at silky smooth 20 Frames Per Second on the PS3 before finally playing the superior version on the PC. Maybe I’ll finally get around to beating it? You’d think I would propose that we all play a rousing game of XCOM this weekend but no, I just got a spanking new copy of Sensible World of Soccer 96/97 to play! (Forza Juve!)

For multiplayer this week there is interest brewing for Heroes of the Storm with multiple people looking to test it out with semi known players. Nothing strictly organized but you can always pop over to the forum and post in the sticky to see if anyone wants to get a quick game started. Happy Friday everyone!

New to Friday Night Fights? It's easy to get involved!

FIRST OFF, READ THIS

Every Friday the Dtoid community gets together to play games online! Friday Night Fights is run completely by the Destructoid community, so feel free to join in someone's game, or host a game yourself!

The planning for FNF starts here in the forums, where community members volunteer to host matches and post their pertinent details (game, time, Steam ID, etc.). Then, every Friday, remininder posts go up in the cblogs followed by a recap post in the front page for last-minute planning.

If you'd like to join a game, just contact the host of the game! If you'd like to host a game, post your details in the following format:

Game Name
Host: Dtoid username
Steam ID: Steam contact info (If you'd prefer to use something other than Steam for people to contact you, please specify here.)
Time: Time (Eastern Please!)Server: (If any)
Password: (If any)
Note: Any other applicable info about the game.


See you online!
________________________
This week's schedule:

Team Fortress 2 (Early Game)

Time: 5pm PST | 8pm EST
Server: 68.232.163.42:27015

Team Fortress 2 (Late Game)

Time: 9pm PST | 12am EST
Server: 68.232.163.42:27015

[I'll have my image uploaded next week]

 

-AmnaUmen

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11:13 PM on 05.28.2015

FNF: Geralto Rivera

 

Evening folks. AmnaUmen here, I'm your new captain which means this plane is going into the swiss alps. I'll get the formal stuff out front, I'm excited to be able to do this as I've been a long time Dtoid reader and commenter. I have been PC gaming since I was a young boy but only just got back into a year ago after a long console ridden hiatus. You can add me on steam (http://steamcommunity.com/id/amnaumen), I'm almost always up for a rousing game of L4D2 or a slow sleep inducing Turn-Based Strat game. But now onto the banter.

The onlt post that I saw was that no one plays games anymore and all they do is work out. Yes the work out weather is upon us. It's quickly becoming summer in the northern hemisphere which means the days of playing GTAV for 10 hours staight with no worries of overheating and no excuse that you can't be outside are over. As the temperature pushes up into the triple digits across the globe why not risk your GPU and truly test those stress limits with a little multiplayer fun? If things get too hot why not just have Geralto cast up some ice spell to cool off for a bit.

(Picture and name credited to @MaxScoville)

New to Friday Night Fights? It's easy to get involved!

FIRST OFF, READ THIS

Every Friday the Dtoid community gets together to play games online! Friday Night Fights is run completely by the Destructoid community, so feel free to join in someone's game, or host a game yourself!

The planning for FNF starts here in the forums, where community members volunteer to host matches and post their pertinent details (game, time, Steam ID, etc.). Then, every Friday, remininder posts go up in the cblogs followed by a recap post in the front page for last-minute planning.

If you'd like to join a game, just contact the host of the game! If you'd like to host a game, post your details in the following format:

Game Name
Host: Dtoid username
Steam ID: Steam contact info (If you'd prefer to use something other than Steam for people to contact you, please specify here.)
Time: Time (Eastern Please!)Server: (If any)
Password: (If any)
Note: Any other applicable info about the game.


See you online!
________________________
This week's schedule:

Team Fortress 2 (Early Game)

Time: 5pm PST | 8pm EST
Server: 68.232.163.42:27015

Team Fortress 2 (Late Game)

Time: 9pm PST | 12am EST
Server: 68.232.163.42:27015

[I'll have my image uploaded next week]

 

-AmnaUmen

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10:28 AM on 01.30.2015

PC Friday Night Fights: Under New Management

It's been a long time, far too long. PhilKenSebben has moved on to become community playdate manager as Bill has stepped down, and this blog needs a kick in the pants to get going again. Plans are in the works to try and make that happen as well. I will say working with Bill on both Streamtoid and TF2sdays has been an absolute blast and I once again wish him well in his future endevors. He was an awesome person to put up with some of the crazy ideas I've had. See you space cowboy.

In other news, I have finally bought into the Star Citizen hype. Every single time I fly in the alpha I have to have the theme for Firefly in my playlist, it just feels right. People might laugh at my flying coffin, but at the end of the day it really doesn't matter what's on the other end of the gun if you're dead. 

New to Friday Night Fights? It's easy to get involved!

FIRST OFF, READ THIS

Every Friday the Dtoid community gets together to play games online! Friday Night Fights is run completely by the Destructoid community, so feel free to join in someone's game, or host a game yourself!

The planning for FNF starts here in the forums, where community members volunteer to host matches and post their pertinent details (game, time, Steam ID, etc.). Then, every Friday, remininder posts go up in the cblogs followed by a recap post in the front page for last-minute planning.

If you'd like to join a game, just contact the host of the game! If you'd like to host a game, post your details in the following format:

Game Name
Host: Dtoid username
Steam ID: Steam contact info (If you'd prefer to use something other than Steam for people to contact you, please specify here.)
Time: Time (Eastern Please!)Server: (If any)
Password: (If any)
Note: Any other applicable info about the game.


See you online!
________________________
This week's schedule:

Team Fortress 2 (Early Game)

Time: 5pm PST | 8pm EST
Server: 68.232.163.42:27015

Heroes of Might and Magic III – HD

Time: 8:30 PST | 11:30 EST
Host: PhilKenSebben (Philopian/hillbillysk8 on steam)

Team Fortress 2 (Late Game)

Time: 9pm PST | 12am EST
Server: 68.232.163.42:27015

– Shadow2398

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5:00 PM on 07.11.2014

Pc Friday Night Fights: Streams and things!



Sorry for the late posting, my day has been busy as all hell. A few great things to hear about this week is the return of Streamtoid! I wrote about what that entails a little while back here. Did you miss the latest episode of Between 2Fort? Don't worry, you can catch it embedded above. Hopefully I didn't miss anything else, but if I did, feel free to post it in the comments below.

New to Friday Night Fights? It's easy to get involved!

FIRST OFF, READ THIS

Every Friday the Dtoid community gets together to play games online! Friday Night Fights is run completely by the Destructoid community, so feel free to join in someone's game, or host a game yourself!

The planning for FNF starts here in the forums, where community members volunteer to host matches and post their pertinent details (game, time, Steam ID, etc.). Then, every Friday, remininder posts go up in the cblogs followed by a recap post in the front page for last-minute planning.

If you'd like to join a game, just contact the host of the game! If you'd like to host a game, post your details in the following format:

Game Name
Host: Dtoid username
Steam ID: Steam contact info (If you'd prefer to use something other than Steam for people to contact you, please specify here.)
Time: Time (Eastern Please!)Server: (If any)
Password: (If any)
Note: Any other applicable info about the game.


See you online!
________________________
This week's schedule:

Team Fortress 2 (Early Game)

Time: 5pm PST | 8pm EST
Server: 68.232.163.42:27015

Team Fortress 2 (Late Game)

Time: 9pm PST | 12am EST
Server: 68.232.163.42:27015

– Shadow2398   read


8:34 AM on 06.06.2014

PC Friday Night Fights: Something about E3


So I'll keep this short and sweet. I'm not really feeling too well, and its been one hell of a long week for me. E3 is a thing that is happening soon, which is nice. Also Between 2Fort with Mr Andy Dixon was pushed back again to this upcoming Tuesday at 9:30 pm PST/ 12:30 am EST. If you want details or to submit a burning question you've always had for him feel free to do so here, the show will go live on my twitch channel and be uploaded to youtube sometime in the next week. Now I'm going to go pass back out and get some more sleep.

New to Friday Night Fights? It's easy to get involved!

FIRST OFF, READ THIS

Every Friday the Dtoid community gets together to play games online! Friday Night Fights is run completely by the Destructoid community, so feel free to join in someone's game, or host a game yourself!

The planning for FNF starts here in the forums, where community members volunteer to host matches and post their pertinent details (game, time, Steam ID, etc.). Then, every Friday, remininder posts go up in the cblogs followed by a recap post in the front page for last-minute planning.

If you'd like to join a game, just contact the host of the game! If you'd like to host a game, post your details in the following format:

Game Name
Host: Dtoid username
Steam ID: Steam contact info (If you'd prefer to use something other than Steam for people to contact you, please specify here.)
Time: Time (Eastern Please!)Server: (If any)
Password: (If any)
Note: Any other applicable info about the game.


See you online!
________________________
This week's schedule:

Team Fortress 2 (Early Game)

Time: 5pm PST | 8pm EST
Server: 68.232.163.42:27015

Team Fortress 2 (Late Game)

Time: 9pm PST | 12am EST
Server: 68.232.163.42:27015

Battlefield 4

Host: PanaMusica (Add him on Origin for details)
Time: 7pm PST | 10pm EST



– Shadow2398   read


6:36 PM on 05.30.2014

PC Friday Night Fights: Better Late than Never


So it's been a while since we've had a proper PC FNF blog, and I apologize for that, I've been pretty busy with a ton of stuff, as I assume the other bloggers have as well. Part of that chaos involves the next episode of Between 2Fort, starring none other than Mr Andy Dixon. If you want details or to submit a burning question you've always had for him feel free to do so here, the show will go live at 9:30PM PST on my twitch channel and be uploaded to youtube sometime in the next week. In other news one of my favorite horror series got another sequel, V/H/S. While some folks don't like the anthology approach with a ton of different directors each having a shot at a segment, I kind of like it. The movies are a nice change of pace from the run of the mill horror flicks you tend to get these days. I'll try to be more on point about getting this up regularly, and I apologize its been so long.

New to Friday Night Fights? It's easy to get involved!

FIRST OFF, READ THIS

Every Friday the Dtoid community gets together to play games online! Friday Night Fights is run completely by the Destructoid community, so feel free to join in someone's game, or host a game yourself!

The planning for FNF starts here in the forums, where community members volunteer to host matches and post their pertinent details (game, time, Steam ID, etc.). Then, every Friday, remininder posts go up in the cblogs followed by a recap post in the front page for last-minute planning.

If you'd like to join a game, just contact the host of the game! If you'd like to host a game, post your details in the following format:

Game Name
Host: Dtoid username
Steam ID: Steam contact info (If you'd prefer to use something other than Steam for people to contact you, please specify here.)
Time: Time (Eastern Please!)Server: (If any)
Password: (If any)
Note: Any other applicable info about the game.


See you online!
________________________
This week's schedule:

Team Fortress 2 (Early Game)

Time: 5pm PST | 8pm EST
Server: 68.232.163.42:27015

Team Fortress 2 (Late Game)

Time: 9pm PST | 12am EST
Server: 68.232.163.42:27015

BattleBlock Theatre

Host: JT Murphy (Steam: JTIceFire
Time: 8pm PST | 11am EST



– Shadow2398   read


7:29 PM on 04.17.2014

PC Friday Night Fights: Between 2Fort



So this Tuesday I'll be interviewing Spencer Hayes on the TF2 server, and you are more than welcome to join and shoot us in the face while we try to do so. Also if you have any burning questions you want me to ask Spencer, feel free to leave them in a comment here. The whole thing will be streamed live on twitch and hopefully get uploaded to youtube at some point. The rules are simple, we have to defend the bridge from everyone else in the server. I look forward to seeing everyone there.



New to Friday Night Fights? It's easy to get involved!

FIRST OFF, READ THIS

Every Friday the Dtoid community gets together to play games online! Friday Night Fights is run completely by the Destructoid community, so feel free to join in someone's game, or host a game yourself!

The planning for FNF starts here in the forums, where community members volunteer to host matches and post their pertinent details (game, time, Steam ID, etc.). Then, every Friday, remininder posts go up in the cblogs followed by a recap post in the front page for last-minute planning.

If you'd like to join a game, just contact the host of the game! If you'd like to host a game, post your details in the following format:

Game Name
Host: Dtoid username
Steam ID: Steam contact info (If you'd prefer to use something other than Steam for people to contact you, please specify here.)
Time: Time (Eastern Please!)Server: (If any)
Password: (If any)
Note: Any other applicable info about the game.


See you online!
________________________
This week's schedule:

Team Fortress 2 (Early Game)

Time: 5pm PST | 8pm EST
Server: 68.232.163.42:27015

Team Fortress 2 (Late Game)

Time: 9pm PST | 12am EST
Server: 68.232.163.42:27015



– Shadow2398   read


11:14 PM on 03.13.2014

PC Friday Night Fights: The Final Frontier



Space, its big and... spacey. The reboot of Cosmos is something worth watching, even if you have missed Carl Sagan's original journey, feel free to ride along with Neil Degrasse Tyson on this new one. Combine this with Space Dandy and there is no shortage of space age antics across the entire spectrum. I suppose I should introduce myself as one of the PC FNF team; I'm shadow2398 I've been around for a while and I'm an admin over at the TF2 server. You can find me under the name Hank Hill on steam. If you ever have any ideas or suggestions for the server, always feel free to let me know.

On the FNF front there is the usual TF2 and some Titanfall as well. So there will be tons of carnage to go around.



New to Friday Night Fights? It's easy to get involved!

FIRST OFF, READ THIS

Every Friday the Dtoid community gets together to play games online! Friday Night Fights is run completely by the Destructoid community, so feel free to join in someone's game, or host a game yourself!

The planning for FNF starts here in the forums, where community members volunteer to host matches and post their pertinent details (game, time, Steam ID, etc.). Then, every Friday, remininder posts go up in the cblogs followed by a recap post in the front page for last-minute planning.

If you'd like to join a game, just contact the host of the game! If you'd like to host a game, post your details in the following format:

Game Name
Host: Dtoid username
Steam ID: Steam contact info (If you'd prefer to use something other than Steam for people to contact you, please specify here.)
Time: Time (Eastern Please!)Server: (If any)
Password: (If any)
Note: Any other applicable info about the game.


See you online!
________________________
This week's schedule:

Team Fortress 2 (Early Game)

Time: 5pm PST | 8pm EST
Server: 68.232.163.42:27015

Team Fortress 2 (Late Game)

Time: 9pm PST | 12am EST
Server: 68.232.163.42:27015

Titanfall

Host: OpiumHerz (on EA Origin)
Time:


– Shadow2398   read


12:27 AM on 03.07.2014

PC Friday Night Fights: "Diamond Dogs, our new home."



I've been thinking for a long ten minutes now as to what I should write this about. The only thing I can think of is Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn, because of course. I recently transferred servers to be with a few friends, with more friends joining when the PlayStation 4 version comes out next month. I created a new Free Company, based off an idea Philanthr0py gave me, called Diamond Dogs, based off the upcoming Metal Gear Solid V. We're on Ultros, so if you're on that server feel free to hit up my main character, Swishiee Swisherton.

As for FNF news, there's nothing much going on tonight. We have the usual TF2 and that's it. We do have a new member to the PC FNF team, who will be writing his first post next week, Shadow2398, aka Hank Hill from the TF2 server. So expect to see more blogs happening on a regular basis again!



New to Friday Night Fights? It's easy to get involved!

FIRST OFF, READ THIS

Every Friday the Dtoid community gets together to play games online! Friday Night Fights is run completely by the Destructoid community, so feel free to join in someone's game, or host a game yourself!

The planning for FNF starts here in the forums, where community members volunteer to host matches and post their pertinent details (game, time, Steam ID, etc.). Then, every Friday, remininder posts go up in the cblogs followed by a recap post in the front page for last-minute planning.

If you'd like to join a game, just contact the host of the game! If you'd like to host a game, post your details in the following format:

Game Name
Host: Dtoid username
Steam ID: Steam contact info (If you'd prefer to use something other than Steam for people to contact you, please specify here.)
Time: Time (Eastern Please!)Server: (If any)
Password: (If any)
Note: Any other applicable info about the game.


See you online!
________________________
This week's schedule:


Team Fortress 2 (Early Game)

Time: 5pm PST | 8pm EST 
Server: 68.232.163.42:27015


Team Fortress 2 (Late Game)

Time: 9pm PST | 12am EST 
Server: 68.232.163.42:27015


– Swishiee   read


11:52 PM on 02.20.2014

PC Friday Night Fights: ALL ABOARD!



Another year has passed. And with a new year comes a new season of Sentai. Kyoryuger came and went, and it was fantastic. Now it's time for a new team. A team that uses their imagination, and trains, to win fights. They're Ressha Sentai ToQger. And they're bringing the pain train (pun intended) to evil. CHOO CHOO MOTHERFUCKERS.

It's been a while since we've had a blog. Busy at work, busy at home, and a constantly changing schedule makes me forget when Friday is until I get there. Due to this, I'm looking for help from folks wanting to help keep this blog going. I don't plan on stopping, but it's been a few weeks without a blog post, so some help would be nice. If interested, hit me up via Dtoid PM, or on Twitter at @Swishiee and we'll talk.

Friday Night Fights is now departing. Please stand behind the white line.



New to Friday Night Fights? It's easy to get involved!

FIRST OFF, READ THIS

Every Friday the Dtoid community gets together to play games online! Friday Night Fights is run completely by the Destructoid community, so feel free to join in someone's game, or host a game yourself!

The planning for FNF starts here in the forums, where community members volunteer to host matches and post their pertinent details (game, time, Steam ID, etc.). Then, every Friday, remininder posts go up in the cblogs followed by a recap post in the front page for last-minute planning.

If you'd like to join a game, just contact the host of the game! If you'd like to host a game, post your details in the following format:

Game Name
Host: Dtoid username
Steam ID: Steam contact info (If you'd prefer to use something other than Steam for people to contact you, please specify here.)
Time: Time (Eastern Please!)Server: (If any)
Password: (If any)
Note: Any other applicable info about the game.


See you online!
________________________
This week's schedule:

Left 4 Dead 2

Host: OpiumHerz (Steam: OpiumHerz)
Time: TBD
Note: Due to time differences, hit up OpiumHerz on Steam if you want to play.


Team Fortress 2 (Early Game)

Time: 5pm PST | 8pm EST 
Server: 68.232.163.42:27015


Mercenary Kings

Host: pk fire (Steam: pk fire)
Time: 9pm PST | 12am EST


Team Fortress 2 (Late Game)

Time: 9pm PST | 12am EST 
Server: 68.232.163.42:27015


– Swishiee   read


8:56 AM on 01.24.2014

PC FNF - Jan.24th Quickie Edition

I got nothing. Exhausted this week. Put in about 60hrs at work for a huge project that pops off in about 2 hours. Been up since 4..... Can't wait to get on and play some Nidhogg and some Blood Dragon or Crysis 3 tonight. Kill my problems away. Anyways here's the lineup with no extra effort:

New to Friday Night Fights? It's easy to get involved!

FIRST OFF, READ THIS

Every Friday the Dtoid community gets together to play games online! Friday Night Fights is run completely by the Destructoid community, so feel free to join in someone's game, or host a game yourself!

The planning for FNF starts here in the forums, where community members volunteer to host matches and post their pertinent details (game, time, Steam ID, etc.). Then, every Friday, remininder posts go up in the cblogs followed by a recap post in the front page for last-minute planning.

If you'd like to join a game, just contact the host of the game! If you'd like to host a game, post your details in the following format:

Game Name
Host: Dtoid username
Steam ID: Steam contact info (If you'd prefer to use something other than Steam for people to contact you, please specify here.)
Time: Time (Eastern Please!)Server: (If any)
Password: (If any)
Note: Any other applicable info about the game.


See you online!
________________________
This week's schedule:


Team Fortress 2 (Early Game)

Time: 5pm PST | 8pm EST 
Server: 68.232.163.42:27015


Nidhogg

Host: PhilKenSebben (Steam: hillbillysk8)
Time: 9pm PST | 12am EST


Team Fortress 2 (Late Game)

Time: 9pm PST | 12am EST 
Server: 68.232.163.42:27015

-PhilKenSebben   read


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