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Watch Dogs' many bonuses

All the Watch Dogs collector's editions are the wrong versions


Wikipedia table doesn't help make that purchasing decision any easier
May 12
Earlier today, Cheap Ass Gamer's Robert Goode pointed out on Twitter that Watch Dogs' Wikipedia page listed out every single various edition of the game you could possibly purchase in a handy table that also detailed what pie... read
Halo: CE lobby update

Halo: CE multiplayer will live on through official patch from Bungie


Internet lobby system will work exactly how it always has
May 12
A little over a month ago GameSpy Technology announced they were shutting down on May 31, and their server hosting along with them. Various games have found solutions with different levels of official support, but some titles... read
Dustforce PSN impressions

Dustforce feels right at home on the PS Vita and PS3


Dustin' makes me feel good
Feb 05
Believe it or not, it's been over two years since Dustforce originally hit the PC. Even more surprising is none other than Capcom helping the fine folks at Hitbox Team bring their dusting platformer to PlayStation 3 and PS Vi... read
That PS4 sure plays a mean pinball
You've no doubt run into at least one of Zen Studios' pinball platforms by now, appearing on virtually every current device out there that can play games (the only exception being Xbox One as of right now). They hit it big ov... read feature

Year of Luigi swag

Club Nintendo Japan gets Year of Luigi goodies


I need all of these
Dec 20
Not to be outdone for once by the US Club Nintendo, Club Nintendo Japan will be getting its own Year of Luigi items to celebrate everyone's favorite Mario character's year. These include a 3DS XL case, notebook and pen combo,... read
Runner 2 Vita impressions

Runner 2 plays exactly how you would expect on the Vita


And that's only a good thing
Dec 19
Bit.Trip Presents Runner2: Future Legend of Rhythm Alien launched very early on in the year for just about every platform under the sun. We reviewed it, and really liked it. Not long after that, Gaijin Games announced that R... read
Terraria Vita impressions

Terraria feels so right on the Vita


And it looks better than it ever has on the hardware
Dec 18
You might not think it, but Terraria is definitely one of the more hotly anticipated games to come to the PS Vita. I myself have been looking forward to playing it on the go for the better part of this year after putting ple... read
NES Remix for Wii U

NES Remix announced for the Wii U, available today


Takes old games and reimagines memorable scenes
Dec 18
Iwata had yet another announcement to make on this morning's Nintendo Direct, this time somewhat more surprising than Hyrule Warriors. NES Remix was announced for the Wii U, compiling many different games from the NES days i... read
New Kirby 3DS modes

Two new modes announced for Kirby: Triple Deluxe


Kirby Fighters and Dedede's Drum Dash
Dec 18
Iwata brought Kirby: Triple Deluxe with him to today's Nintendo Direct, showing off some new gameplay including 2.5D gameplay, and a hyper nova inhale ability. Most interesting, however, was the announcement of two new modes ... read
Wario Land 4 eBook

Wario Land 4 to be critically analyzed in 600-page eBook


I'm jealous I didn't think of this first
Dec 17
Game Design Companion: A Critical Analysis of Wario Land 4 is a 600-page eBook that will analyze the entirety of Wario Land 4. I'll just give you a moment to let that sentence sink in. Seriously, Daniel Johnson has put togeth... read
Robot Chicken x Killzone

Sweet Tooth planks in this Robot Chicken Killzone ad


No, seriously
Dec 17
Sony partnered up with Adult Swim recently to task the guys over at Robot Chicken with creating an amusing little ad for Killzone: Shadow Fall. It starts out with Sweet Tooth enjoying the game in his living room, and getting... read
Implementing temporary programs to hold players over for permanent changes
If you've been playing Forza Motorsport 5, you're probably very familiar with the game's awful microtransactions. If not, basically the game uses tokens you buy in-game that can be used to purchase cars if you don't have enou... read feature

PS4 update 1.51

European PS4 buyers can download 1.51 update early


Get ahead of the game Thursday at lunchtime
Nov 27
The PlayStation 4 is all set to launch in Europe this Friday, and those of you eager to jump on Killzone: Shadow Fall or Resogun as soon as humanly possible once your brand new machine is all hooked up can download the 1.51 f... read
PS4 living room shows

Twitch cracking down on PS4 living room broadcasts


Only if they break Twitch's Terms of Service, of course
Nov 25
The PlayStation 4 brought with it an unprecedented ease of streaming with the DualShock 4's share button, and when a massive wave of new users is mixed with ease-of-use there's a whole slew of new problems to watch out for. P... read
Activision owns Crash

Activision states it still owns the Crash Bandicoot IP


Publisher is looking for ways to bring the series back to life
Nov 25
Any Crash Bandicoot fans getting excited over rumors of the orange ex-Sony mascot returning to the house of PlayStation for a much-needed reboot may have raised their hopes in vain. Rumors sparked early last week after an all... read
Tearaway demo

Tearaway demo will launch alongside the game on Friday


If you like it, you can unlock it right from the demo
Nov 20
Did you know Tearaway is coming out this Friday? Did you know we really, really liked it? Good, because I wasn't going to let this one slip right past you. That's not happening on my watch. I don't think Sony is going to let... read
Adventure Time trailer

Adventure Time: Explore the Dungeon gets a launch trailer


Because I DON'T KNOW!
Nov 19
In case it slipped under your radars, Adventure Time: Explore the Dungeon Because I DON'T KNOW! has a quick new launch trailer to remind you that this is a thing that came out today among all the awesome stuff launching thes... read
3DS holiday commercial

3DS holiday ad will make you wish you were a kid again


I wish I had the opportunity to grow up with a 3DS
Nov 18
I've always been a fan of Nintendo's advertising, from Pokemon's link trading commercials to Wayne Brady rapping about Wii Party U -- it's always been spot on. Don't question my unironic love for Wayne Brady. I suppose it co... read
Pokemon Origins now live

First two episodes of localized Pokemon Origins are live


It's so good, you guys!
Nov 18
Well, it's finally here guys. The first episode of the localized Pokemon Origins went live this past Friday, the second went live today, and it's all free to watch on Pokemon TV. If you're not up to speed, Origins is an anime... read
EA says PS4 is unstable

EA support site says PS4 firmware has 'stability issues'


Apparently was 'posted in error'
Nov 15
EA added a support page to its site that was taken down very quickly and, as of this writing, is still down. It claimed that the PlayStation 4 firmware required for all PS4 users to download is causing stability issues for al... read
Destiny beta first on PS

First access for Destiny beta will be on PS3 and PS4


Huge win for the house of PlayStation
Nov 14
Announcing a partnership at the PlayStation All Access launch event between Bungie, Activision, and PlayStation, Pete Parsons of Bungie announced that Destiny will have first access beta on both the PS3 and PS4 early next ye... read
inFamous: SS release date

inFamous: Second Son releasing March 21, 2014


Not that much longer to wait!
Nov 14
At the end of a trailer showcasing Delsin's neon powers at the PlayStation All Access launch event, Sucker Punch announced that inFamous: Second Son will be launching for the PlayStation 4 on March 21, 2014. Looks like Sony is definitely delivering on games releasing within the launch window! Definitely give the trailer a watch, as the game is looking pretty slick. read
Tearaway trailer

There wouldn't be Tearaway without the Vita


Truly a match made in heaven
Nov 14
In yet another behind-the-scenes video for Tearaway, the fine folks at Media Molecule today explain the importance of the array of options the PlayStation Vita offers that make the game what it is today. Since it acknowledge... read
Soulcalibur II HD trailer

Soulcalibur II HD is looking nice in new launch trailer


Looks just as good as it did... but better!
Nov 14
Namco Bandai is all set to release Soulcalibur II HD Online next week on current-gen digital storefronts Xbox Live Arcade and PlayStation Network, and has released a launch trailer as a subtle reminder that this is a th... read
Tearaway's music

Here's a taste of the incredible music in Tearaway


Head of audio Kenny Young goes behind the music
Nov 13
Every time I see a new aspect of Tearaway in more detail, I'm just taken aback by how incredible of a game it's shaped up to be. Today is no exception, because Sony has posted a new video as part of a series of behind-t... read
LEGO Marvel Xbone delay

LEGO Marvel won't make its way to Xbox One launch lineup


Still making its way to PS4 this week
Nov 13
[Update: Warner Bros. notified Destructoid that LEGO Marvel Super Heroes will in fact be an Xbox One launch title. It's going to release in North America on Nov. 22 as originally planned.] In a statement provided to MCV, Warn... read
BF4 China Rising map list

Alleged map list for Battlefield 4: China Rising leaked


Also includes five new weapons, Air Superiority mode, more
Nov 13
A picture sent to MP1st contains an alleged screenshot of a post on Battlefield 4's Spanish Facebook page. It states that the four multiplayer maps added by China Rising will be Taklamakan, Altai Range, Guilin Peaks, and... read
Nintendo Land eShop

You won't find Nintendo Land on the US eShop anymore


But really, who doesn't already have this that wanted it?
Nov 11
In a strange move that no one understands, everyone's favorite Mario factory has recently removed original Wii U pack-in Nintendo Land from the system's eShop. Exactly when, we're not sure. NeoGAF users found the title gone f... read
'Great Detective Pikachu'

Nintendo files trademark for 'Great Detective Pikachu'


One step closer to finally getting that Creepy Pikachu game!
Nov 08
Just over a week ago, news surfaced that the creepy as all hell motion-captured Pikachu demo would be part of a possible new project Game Freak was working on that featured the yellow mouse as the player's partner in a game w... read
Mario 3D World disc art

Super Mario 3D World has the most adorable disc art ever


I can't even handle it, I just can't
Nov 07
Just a little bit ago, IGN's Jose Otero tweeted out a picture of the disc art for Super Mario 3D World, and I basically had a mini heart attack after seeing my main man Mario featured prominently on it. We all know Catsuit Ma... read
Animal Crossing plushies

Animal Crossing plushies are here to brighten your day


Also two different stamp sets!
Nov 06
JBox has added a ton of Animal Crossing: New Leaf merchandise for purchase, mostly in the way of plushies. Yes, Animal Crossing plushies. I know, I know, just take a moment to collect yourself and we'll continue. For wha... read
New Tearaway video

All of Tearaway is constructed from one sheet of paper


Well, virtually at least
Nov 06
A new video for Tearaway explains the fundamental idea behind the paper in the game. The really freaking cool part about it all is that every individual piece inside the world is virtual paper, folded up exactly to the artis... read






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