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Friday Night Fights: It's your Destiny

3:00 PM on 07.18.2014 // ChillyBilly

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Happy Friday!

If you haven't heard yet, one of the most anticipated games of the year, Destiny, has finally launched it's much awaited Beta. I remember the first time I saw footage of Destiny, I was blown away. It was basically Borderlands, which I loved, but everything seemed bigger, better. 

After playing around five hours of the beta, I can safely say that Destiny is going to be one of my most played games this year, and I cannot wait to play it with my fellow Dtoiders.

For those of you who have played the beta, or alpha for that matter, has your opinion of the game changed any? Are you more excited? Less excited? Neutral? Let me know in the comments, I'd love to hear what you have to say.

Now, let's get to the reason why you came here in the first place, 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!

Tonight's Streamers:

  • Coming Soon  
    Host: This could be you! (Twitch Channel:
    Time: TBD

Check out the Destructoid Twitch schedule for more info! 

360 FNF

Tonight's Games:

  • Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 (Xbox 360)
    Host: Usedtabe (GT: Usedtubby)
    Time: 8 Pacific | 11 Eastern
    *Tubby's friends list is full, so send a message if you want in on the fun! 

Check out the Xbox FNF blog for more info!

Playstation FNF

Tonight's Games:

  • BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma (PS3) 
    Host: Cornflake Justice (PSN: Cornflakejustice)
    Time 4 Pacific | 7 Eastern
  • Battlefield 4 (PS4) 
    Host: The Defenestrator (PSN: ThDefenestrator)
    Time 7 Pacific | 10 Eastern
  • Destiny (Beta) (PS4) 
    Host: The Defenestrator (PSN: ThDefenestrator)
    Time 9 Pacific | 12 am Eastern
  • Warframe (PS4) 
    Host: Trev (PSN: ElZilcho)
    Time 10 Pacific | 1 am Eastern (approximately)

Check out the PS FNF blog for more info!


Tonight's Games:

  • Soul Sacrifice Delta
    Host: Trev (PSN: ElZilcho)
    Time: 5 Pacific | 8 Eastern

Check out the PS FNF blog for more info!


Tonight's Games:

  • Mario Kart 8 
    Host: Smurfee McGee (NNID: smurfee_mcgee)
    Time: 8:00 Pacific | 11:00 Eastern
     *Tournament Number: 1387-8210-8008

Check out the Nintendo FNF blog for more info!


Tonight's Games:

  • Take your baby by the hand. And make her do a high handstand 
    Host: And take your baby by the heel. And do the next thing that you feel.
    Time: We were so, in phase. In our dance hall days. We were cool on craze.

Check out the Nintendo FNF blog for more info!


Tonight's Games:

  • Team Fortress 2 (early game)
    Time 5 Pacific | 8 am Eastern
  • Team Fortress 2 (late game)
    Time 9 Pacific | 12 am Eastern

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!


  • Mario Kart 8 - Destructoid Tournament
    Host: Smurfee Mcgee (Tournament Info: 1387-8210-8008)
    Time: Saturday and Sunday (all day/night) Tournament ends Sunday night at 12:00 EST


  • Here in my car, I feel safest of all, I can lock all my doors, it's the only way to live
    Host: In cars
    Time: Here in my car, I can only receive, I can listen to you, it keeps me stable for days

Check out the Weekend Warriors thread for more info!

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