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Dtoid TV Weekend: This is not a Memorial Day post

12:00 PM on 05.25.2013 // Conrad Zimmerman

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Every time there's some kind of event happening relevant to me and I choose to post about it, I get, "Waaah, we're Europeans," or, "Waaah, there's more to the Earth than just America." And you know what? You're right. Which is why I'm not going to make any mention of this weekend being some kind of holiday. Not doing it.

What this weekend truly represents is an opportunity for you to hang out with us over at Dtoid TV. It kicks off right now as Jordan and I leap into New Super Mario Bros. Wii for some madcap local multiplayer.

Check out our full schedule for the weekend:

All times are Pacific

10am - Saturday Morning Hangover
Jordan, Conrad and Katrina will attempt to work together in New Super Mario Bros. Wii. Yeah. That's going to happen.

[Ease the pain from the night before with a little schadenfreude brought to you by Destructoid's Conrad Zimmerman, Jordan Devore and the lovely Katrina.]
12pm - Weekend Escape
When asked what their plans for the weekend were, Brett and Cait declined to comment. Mystery!

[Hang out with Destructoid Contributors Brett Zeidler and Caitlin Cooke as they play through entire games with a focus on co-op. It's a safe bet that Caitlin is probably going to get mad at Brett for everything at some point.]
4pm - Chill with Phil
Phil continues killing zombies in silly outfits as he goes into overtime in his playthrough of Dead Rising.

[Philanthr0py hosts this relaxed show in which he performs full game (and series) playthroughs.]

8pm - Substituted Reality
AwDamn will be taking advantage of the free weekend Chivalry is enjoying on Steam.

[Destructoid's only PC-exclusive gaming show, Substituted Reality showcases a wide variety of games with a particular focus on first-person shooters. Hosted by the lovely, off-beat, AwDamn.]


1pm - Sup, Holmes?
Come hang out and join in on the conversation as Jonathan Holmes interviews amazing people from all sides of the gaming industry. This week, he will be joined by Rami Ismail of Vlambeer!

[Join Destructoid's most lovable Associate Editor, Jonathan Holmes, for interviews with his friends in the game industry. Participate in the live chat and get your questions answered]

4pm - Rad Show: Get There!
A special, four-hour Rad Show filled with mystery, suspense and, as we're led to understand, some kind of horse betting.

[Starring Johnny Luchador, Super Fantastic Videogame Rad Show: Get There! takes a lighthearted approach to gaming, with the guys usually focusing more on breaking games for ridiculous results than accomplishing feats of skill.]
8pm - Substituted Reality
AwDamn will be honoring the troops with Call of Duty 2 in celebration of Memorial Day.

[Destructoid's only PC-exclusive gaming show, Substituted Reality showcases a wide variety of games with a particular focus on first-person shooters. Hosted by the lovely, off-beat, AwDamn.]

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Mission complete![IMG][/IMG]
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