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Friday Night Fights: Steam summer sale

3:00 PM on 06.20.2014 // ChillyBilly
  @Chillybillz

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Happy Friday everyone!

As many of you already know, the annual Steam Summer Sale is upon us. If you're like me, you've been watching the sales closely, voting every time the chance comes and generally worrying for the state of your wallet/bank account.

Personally, I love sales like this. It allows me the opportunity to purchase games at discounted prices and then never actually get around to installing them or playing them. Wait, that doesn't sound right. What I meant to say was...no, it was right the first time.

So far I've been good, as of writing this (noon Eastern) I haven't made a single purchase. I completely expect this to change though, before the weekend is over.

How about you, Friday faithful, how many purchases have you made so far? Are there any specific titles you're waiting for to go on sale? Not a fan of Steam sales? Tell me below!

Now, let's get to 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:

  • Ultra Street Fighter IV
    Host: Char Aznable (GT: ShinigamiBV)
    Time: 6 Pacific | 9 Eastern 
  • Call of Duty: Black Ops II 
    Host: Blastopotamus (GT: Blastopotamus)
    Time: 8 Pacific | 11 Eastern 

Check out the Xbox FNF blog for more info!

Playstation FNF

Tonight's Games:

  • Blaz Blue: Chrono Phantasma (PS3) 
    Host: ClockworkZombie (PSN: ClockworkZombie)
    Time 7 Pacific | 10 Eastern
  • Battlefield 4 (PS4) 
    Host: Defenestrator (PSN: ThDefenestrator)
    Time 7 Pacific | 10 Eastern
  • Warframe (PS4) 
    Host: Trev (PSN: ElZilcho)
    Time 9 Pacific | 12 am Eastern

Check out the PS FNF blog for more info!

PS3 FNF

Tonight's Games:

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

Check out the PS FNF blog for more info!

Wii U FNF

Tonight's Games:

  • Mario Kart 8 
    Host: Smurfee McGee (NNID: smurfee_mcgee)
    Time: 7:30 Pacific | 10:30 Eastern
     *Tournament Number: 1387-8210-8008

Check out the Nintendo FNF blog for more info!

3DS FNF

Tonight's Games:

  • Mario Golf World Tour (Friday Night Fights edition)
    Host: Bill Platt (Tournament Code: 60-2798-6633-6726)
    Time: Starts today (right now) ends Saturday at Midnight (est)

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 am Eastern
  • Team Fortress 2 (late game)
    Server: 68.232.163.42:27015 
    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!

Saturday

  • 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

Sunday

  • Mario Golf World Tour - Weekend Warriors Tournament
    Host: Bill Platt (Tournament Info: 60-2798-6633-6726)
    Time: Runs all weekend. Starts today and ends Sunday evening at 11:59 pm EST.
    *Normal Wind. Random / Tournament Tee Placement. Coins. Stroke Play, No flight path, Play as whoever you want!

Check out the Weekend Warriors thread for more info!

 



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