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Friday Night Fights: Win SteamWorld Dig

3:30 PM on 01.03.2014 // ChillyBilly

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[Update: Contest over! Winners will be notified soon!]

Happy Friday everyone!

The fine folks over at Image & Form have bestowed upon me 10 codes (5 Steam and 5 3DS eShop) for their ridiculously addicting and widely acclaimed game, SteamWorld Dig.

For those of you not familiar with SteamWorld Dig, you can check out Destructoid's Review of it here. I personally rated it as one of my top ten games of the year, and honestly cannot recommend it enough.

Now, I know what you're thinking, "What the hell are we going to have to do to get our hands on one of those codes?!" -- it's easy really, simply tell me in the comments below, what you would want to find at the bottom of a mine. Ten lucky winners will walk away with a free code for their platform of choice. Please make sure to specify in your comment which platform you prefer (Steam or 3DS eShop).

The contest will end, Sunday, January 4th at 11:59 PM Eastern Standard Time.

*Note - eShop codes are NA only

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:

  • Grand Theft Auto V Online
    Host: Nihil (GT: Nihil xInfernum)
    Time: 6 Pacific | 9 Eastern

Check out the Xbox FNF blog for more info!

Playstation FNF

Tonight's Games:

  • The Last of Us (PS3)
    Host: Marche (PSN: TSG-Marche100)
    Time 4 Pacific | 7 Eastern
  • Battlefield 4 (PS4)
    Host: John-PH (PSN: John-PH)
    Time 5 Pacific | 8 Eastern
  • The Last of Us (PS3)
    Host: KimikoLoco (PSN: KimikoLoco)
    Time 6 Pacific | 9 Eastern
  • Killzone: Shadow Fall (PS4)
    Host: Trev (PSN: ElZilcho)
    Time 7 Pacific | 10  Eastern
  • Dragon's Crown (PS3) (Cross play compatible with PS Vita)
    Host: neoshingundam (PSN: neoshingundam)
    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!


Tonight's Games:

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

Check out the PS FNF blog for more info!


Tonight's Games:

  • So take a look at me now, 'cause there's just an empty space
    Host: And there's nothing left here to remind me, just the memory of your face
    Time: So take a look at me now, 'cause there's just an empty space

Check out the Nintendo FNF blog for more info!


Tonight's Games:

  • I'm never gonna dance again, guilty feet have got no rhythm
    Host: Though it's easy to pretend
    Time: I know you're not a fool

Check out the Nintendo FNF blog for more info!


Tonight's Games:

  • Team Fortress 2 (early game)
    Time: 5 Pacific | 8 Eastern
  • Awesomenauts 
    Host: pk fire (Steam ID: pk fire)
    Time: 6:30 Pacific | 9:30 Eastern
  • Team Fortress 2 (late game)
    Time: 9 Pacific | 12 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!


  • I have run I have crawled
    Host: I have scaled, these city walls
    Time: Only to be with you


  • So now I come to you, with open arms
    Host: Nothing to hide, believe what I say
    Time: So here I am, with open arms, hoping you'll see what your love means to me

Check out the Weekend Warriors thread for more info!


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