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Friday Night Fights: Comfort games

3:30 PM on 09.13.2013 // ChillyBilly
  @Chillybillz

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Comfort games.

We all have one. It's a game that we always find ourselves returning to, time and time again. For me, it's RollerCoaster Tycoon. It doesn't matter what AAA game is currently launching or already on the market, when I need that "fix", I always turn to RollerCoaster Tycoon. I've beaten the game dozens of times, finished every scenario and completed both expansions.  

My wife has her own comfort games. Always by her side is a DS, 3DS and Wii U. In the DS, New Super Mario Bros. - in the 3DS, Super Mario 3D Land and almost always playing on the Wii U, New Super Mario Bros. U & New Super Luigi U. I've literally seen her beat each game from start to finish a dozen times. Weird.

Here's the part where you, the community at large, tell me;

What's your comfort game?

 

OK, let’s get to the real reason why we're here: the GAMES!

Friday Night Fights

New to FNF? Read this! Each week, a bunch of us Dtoiders get together to play videogames online! It's a 100% community-run event, so feel free to join in or even host something yourself!

The planning for FNF starts in the forums, where community members sign up to host matches and post their pertinent details (game, time, Gamertag, etc.). Then, every Friday, reminder posts go up in the community blogs thanks to a dedicated group of volunteers, and I recap it all here on the front page to give it a bit more exposure.

To join in, simply send a friend request to the match host! If you'd rather host something yourself, sound off in the comments section below!

360 FNF

Tonight's Games:

  • Injustice: Gods Among Us
    Host: SuperMonk4Ever (GT: SuperMonk4Ever)
    Time: 5 Pacific | 8 Eastern
  • Street Fighter IV AE/SF III Third Strike
    Host: Char Aznable (GT: ShinigamiBV)
    Time: 6 Pacific | 9 Eastern

Check out the Xbox FNF blog for more info!

PS3 FNF

Tonight's Games:

  • Warhammer 40K: Space Marine
    Host: CornflakeJustice (PSN: CornflakeJustice)
    Time 4:30 Pacific | 7:30 Eastern
  • The Last of Us
    Host: KimikoLoco (PSN: KimikoLoco)
    Time: 6 Pacific | 9 Eastern
  • Dragon's Crown
    Host: Shin (PSN: neoshingundam)
    Time: 7 Pacific | 10 Eastern
  • Payday 2
    Host: Thyme (PSN: thymeparadox)
    Time: 7 Pacific | 10 Eastern

Check out the PS FNF blog for more info!

PS3 FNF

Tonight's Games:

  • Nope
    Host: Nu uh
    Time: No way

Check out the PS FNF blog for more info!

Wii U FNF

Tonight's Games:

  • This makes me sad
    There are some fun MP games on the Wii U 
    Host: I'd host something myself
    Time: If my schedule didn't suck  :/

Check out the Nintendo FNF blog for more info!

3DS FNF

Tonight's Games:

  • Sadness
    Host: =/
    Time: =(

Check out the Nintendo FNF blog for more info!

PC FNF

Tonight's Games:

  • Team Fortress 2 (early game)
    Server: 68.232.163.42:27015
    Time: 5 Pacific | 8 Eastern
  • Team Fortress 2 (late game)
    Server: 68.232.163.42:27015
    Time: 9 Pacific | 12 Eastern
  • Shadow Warrior Classic Redux 
    Host: PhilKenSebben (Steam ID: hillbillysk85)
    Time: 10 Pacific | 1 AM Eastern
  • Duke 3D Megaton Edition 
    Host: PhilKenSebben (Steam ID: hillbillysk8)
    Time: 9 Pacific | 12 AM Eastern
  • Join our Steamtoid group to find more games!

Check out the PC FNF blog for more info!

Weekend Warriors

Free this weekend? Why not sign up to host something for Weekend Warriors?! It's like Friday Night Fights all weekend long! Sign up in the comments or Forum thread if you're interested!

Saturday

  • Fappin'
    Host: Everyone!
    Time: All day, All night!

Sunday

  • I got nothin'
    System: Meh
    Host: You? Someone else?
    Time: Anytime!

Check out the Weekend Warriors thread for more info!

 



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