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Friday Night Fights: Let's all STFUAJPG for a while

3:30 PM on 05.31.2013 // mrandydixon
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Welcome to another edition of Dtoid's Friday Night Fights!

There's been a lot of drama in the videogame community lately, between the will they/won't they Xbox One controveries, Anita Sarkeesian's latest video, whether or not Podtoid is appropriate listening material for children, etc. Hell, you know it's gotten bad when our resident fun-loving, image-sharing, Lisa-Frank-fan-club-presidenting Occams electric toothbrush even comes out of his basement attic cave to sound off on the matter.

So I propose we all take a break from the SERIOUS BUSINESS of video gaming and just play some actual goddamn videogames for a while. Even if only for a night, let's lay down our arms, pick up our controllers, and try to rekindle that spirit that brought us all together to begin with. You know: FUN!

So who's with me? Tired of the BS and ready to just kick back and enjoy games again? Hit the jump to see what we've got in store! And don't worry; I'm sure you'll have something new to get angry about come Monday...

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!

[Thanks to ChillyBilly for all these headers!]

360 FNF

Tonight's Games:

  • Resident Evil: Revelations (Raid Mode)
    Host: The Defenestrator (GT: ThDefenestrator)
    Time: 10 Pacific | 1 Eastern

Check out the 360 FNF blog for more info!

PS3 FNF

Tonight's Games:

  • Payday: The Heist
    Host: Clockwork-Zombie (PSN: Clockwork-Zombie)
    Time: 5 Pacific | 8 Eastern
  • Call of Duty: Black Ops II
    Host: Trev (PSN: ElZilcho)
    Time: 7 Pacific | 10 Eastern

PS3 FNF

Tonight's Games:

  • Soul Sacrifice
    Host: Trev (PSN: ElZilcho)
    Time: 8 Pacific | 11 Eastern
    Note: Be sure to pick up the free DLC pack first!

Check out the PS3 FNF blog for more info!

Nintendo FNF

Tonight's Games:

  • Game
    System:
    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
  • StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm
    Host: NewtypeAce (Battle.net: NewtypeAce#1942)
    Time: 7 Pacific | 10 Eastern
  • Team Fortress 2 (Late Game)
    Server: 68.232.163.42:27015
    Time: 9 Pacific | 12 Eastern
  • Tribes Ascend
    Server: Destructoid (NA East)
    Time: 9 Pacific | 12 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

  • Game
    System:
    Host:
    Time:

Sunday

  • Game
    System:
    Host:
    Time:

Check out the Weekend Warriors thread for more info!



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