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About the question of "the meaning of life"

May 05 / by long john
This started as a reponse to Jonathan Holmes article http://www.destructoid.com/trailer-for-3ds-shmup-asks-is-life-meant-to-be-shitty--291438.phtml but turned out to be long and interesting (for me) so I decide...

Scenes From A Leather Recliner: Star Wars Edition!

May 04 / by Titannel
May The 4th Be With You! Today's a fun day. It's the one day where I have an excuse to marathon through everything from my favorite intellectual property. What have I been doing today? Well, I've been playing Star Wars v...

Good Things In Bad Games - Borderlands

May 04 / by wutangclam
The best part about the internet is that I have always found it to be a place that people can freely express their opinions and engage in conversation with others quickly and civilly. We can all thank Al Gore for this un...

Twin Shot - The word count on this review of coincidentally 911

May 04 / by ScreamAid
Developer: NitromePublisher: NitromeFormat: PC (browser/flash)  Twin Shot is a cutesy little game. It's an arcade style 2D platform shooter. It has your typical arcade premise similar to that of Bubble Bobble, wher...

I'm Pixie The Fairy. You can ask me things and stuff.

May 04 / by Pixie The Fairy
Changed my username today. This is Pixielated, which I thought was a clever play on words until I looked around the internet. After some thought about that - and Strider constantly referring to me as "Pixel" - I decided ...

Bbain's Jukebox, Shade-Style: Robots

May 04 / by ShadeOfLight
Hello and welcome once again to Bbain's Jukebox! It's been an interesting couple of weeks on Destructoid what with the big lay-out overhaul and such. By now though, it seems Niero has overcome all the major obstacles, an...

REVIEW: Dark Souls II: Scholar of the First Sin (PS4)

May 04 / by n0signal
As someone who considers the ‘Souls games to be some of the very best ever made, I picked up Dark Souls II immediately upon its release in 2014, and although it wasn’t an instant classic like other games in ...

Flea Market Finds (5/2/15) featuring Shaq

May 04 / by TheDustinThomas
It's Monday, which means it's time for another episode of Error Machine's Flea Market Game Finds. This week may not have been our most successful haul, but it's definitely the most bountiful, as you can tell from the le...

Hello, I'm Occams. Ask me a Question

May 04 / by Occams
I have enjoyed the past Ask Me Anything blogs posted by good and kindly folks.  So I would like to embrace this moment and put it to you, fair reader, to ask me a question.  It can be about anything, video game related or not.  I am an open book.  An open book with pages stuck together and coffee ring stains on the cover.  So fire away.  I am here for you.

What I'd Like to See In Silent Hill

May 04 / by Dr Mel
Ah, Silent Hill, it's a series that at once calls to my heart and pushes me away. My personal experience with the series is very limited, having only played through Silent Hill 2 a couple times and that was quite a ways ...

Shuhei Yoshida Platinumed Bloodborne, a bit more about the Sony Leader

May 04 / by Reinhold Hoffmann
I myself did not buy or play Bloodborne or any of the Dark Souls games so far but stumbled across this nice story by the Software Product Development Head Scott Rhode..about his Boss Shuhei Yoshida. Thats the guy y...

Such Memes Wow

May 04 / by Chist

Wii REVIEWS: The List

May 04 / by Lord Spencer
Despite the common jokes about the Wii's library, I found a number of great games to play. However, most of those games were Nintendo staples, Metroid, Zelda, DKC, and of course the most famous plumber in history. In som...

Testing Blog Replies - A new community blogs feature

May 04 / by Papa Niero
New community blogs feature: a reply to the home page editorial! My hope is that this will encourage more angles about the content we cover and save you some time from flipping back and forth to the home page when blogg...

Gamer with Cancer

May 03 / by Kevin Verani
This gamer plays everyday and he has Cancer. Please show him your support by checking out his live stream http://www.twitch.tv/kevcrudy21 Also he is currently giving back to those who have helpped him. He is gi...

The Dead Pixels Podcast #18: Shadow the Hedgehog (ft. Laura Kate)

May 03 / by Preposterous Whitey
I promise you... REVENGE! On the latest Dead Pixels Podcast, the crew take a dark and edgy journey of self discovery. Laura Kate Dale of Destructoid joins Daniel and Nathan to reminisce about being an angsty teenager wi...

Whitey's Saturday Stuporcade #1: Mario Bros. Stupor Show

May 03 / by Preposterous Whitey
Welcome to Saturday Stuporcade! In each edition of this new series, I will chronicle my journey through an episode of an old game-based cartoon and provide undoubtedly incisive commentary on the wacky adventures within! ...

Comments of the Week - Prototype Pt.2

May 03 / by Dreamweaver
Comments of the Week is here once more in a bold new flavor! Comments of the Week is the time to showcase the funny comments that have been picked from community members such as yourselves to display for everyone else t...

Cblogs of 5/2/15 - Adventure Time with Bloodborne Unity

May 03 / by CblogRecaps
I finally beat , despite many inklings that I wouldn't be able to. I mean, I am self-admittedly a sucky gamer, and I thought after spending two hours against Father G that the rest of the game would be brutal. However, ...

Endless Legend: Guardians - Review

May 03 / by Kooram
Prior to deciding I wasn't really into numerical scores in reviews, Endless Legend was the only game I ever scored ten out of ten. I did this only because I loved it so, not from any objective perfection on th...

Short Story: The Process: Part Two: The Meeting. [NVGR]

May 03 / by Titannel
This is the second part of the story. Upvoted and comments are appreciated. Just like always. That band is a real band, by the way “Dana Gear?” The woman said. “Yes. That’s me.” Dana said. T...

Nintendo - What keeps them afloat, nostalgia or newbies?

May 03 / by Lexingtongue
I post this to get people's opinions after a recent discussion with a friend. Often Nintendo get typecast as a company that caters only for kids - we have the bright palettes of the Mario series, the cutesy Toad and Kirb...

ConsoleWarToid: PS4 vs Xbone - 4:1 in ze Germanic Empire!

May 03 / by Reinhold Hoffmann
Our Germanic Queen Angela Merkel is not amused about ze outcome of ze Konsole War in zis generation. The Playstation 4 outzold the Xbone 4:1 in ze big Reich and that lead to bad feelings between Angela and her zecret lo...

Forsaken Age

May 02 / by KingSigy
I don't know quite how to feel about Broken Age. I want to scream and yell and claim it is a terrible experience, but I don't overtly hate the game. I had a partial bit of responsibility for bringing it to life (funding...

Cblogs of 5/1/15 + Theisms: A Casting Director Scammed Me Edition

May 02 / by CblogRecaps
On Monday, I'm just sitting at my desk there at the church when I get an email notification on my phone. It's an email address I've never seen before, and my phone only gives me a slight preview of the full message, bu...

'Souls: "Guts Mode" in Dark Souls II

May 02 / by n0signal
It’s my “Month of ‘Souls” and I’ve nearly finished my playthrough of Dark Souls II: Scholar of the First Sin; the current-gen remaster of From Software’s sequel, with altered enemy an...

Short Story: The Process: Part One: The Arrival. [NVGR]

May 02 / by Titannel
This is the first part of a story I wrote in college. I'm breaking it into parts for the sake of the story's length. Be sure to let me know what you think! The sky over Pinnacle City, California was a deep blue. No cloud...

SNES REVIEWS: Secret of Mana

May 02 / by Lord Spencer
For those reading one of my SNES review blogs for the first time, here is the basic concept: "While the SNES was a constant presence in my childhood, I never had a large collection of games for it. In fact, many of the ...

ESA Says Preserving Old Games is Illegal Because it's 'Hacking'

May 02 / by Reinhold Hoffmann
I stumbled about this news last week, saw articles on different gaming sites but not here (yet) so I thought it can not hurt to share these relative...controversial standpoints by the ESA with you here:   ESA stands...

#GGinDC receives bomb threat, gaming media ignores it.

May 02 / by Sylveria Shini
On May 1st 2015 there was a Gamergate meetup in DC, consisting of about 300 people. Some of those in attendance were Dr. Christina Hoff Sommers, Milo Yiannopoulos, and Liz Finnegan. Prominent Anti-GGs such as Arthur...

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