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The holidays are finally over, and a few Dtoid community members have some cool swag coming in the mail because they were smart enough to get drunk on egg nog, put on some ugly pants and take a picture during those festive da...   read

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Bowser whines in song form

This is for the gamers that actually finished Portal from The Orange Box and got to hear the wicked end song, "Still Alive" created by Jonathan Coulton, and sung by the defeated end boss, GlaDOS. I wasn't one of those people, but ...

 
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Merry Christmas to all the RPG players out there ... you crazy bastards

Whether its a bunch of tabletop Dungeons and Dragons players or a bunch of extreme Guild War MMORPG players, role-players are generally just nuts. Have you seen the costumes people wear at Blizzcon? I mean talk about "mom's basement&...

 
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Rock Band hit Canadian stores yesterday ... we got 8 units?!

So, yesterday Rock Band was finally released in Canada, due to the fact Electronic Arts and Harmonix had to push our release date back twice. [Editor's note: Harmonix has insisted that initial announced North American date didn't apply to C...

 
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Destructoid has some cool swag to make you smarter and all you have to do is dress badly to get it.EA's newest family trivia game, Smarty Pants for the Nintendo Wii has just launched into stores and Destructoid wants to get a...   read

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Put away Talledaga Nights, Final Fantasy VII: Advent Children goes Blu-ray

Finally, here's yet another reason to own a Playstation 3.SquareEnix is giving Final Fantasy VII: Advent Children a shiny new coat of paint for its Blu-ray debut in 2008. There's no exact date for the release, but let's hope for an early ...

 
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Video Games Live heads north in 2008

Video Games Live was so well received in the Great White North that they're heading back for a second helping of beaver tails, Tim Horton's coffee and the CFL.Starting in February 8th, 2008, VGL will be kicking off its tour of Canada in Mon...

 
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Luigi's wild night on a cake

Nothing says "Happy Birthday" like a drunken Luigi on a cake.Elhaym Solaris is a quite the pro when it comes to getting Luigi baked ... and by that I mean on a cake. This icing masterpiece was created for Elhaym's friend who loves...

 
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Ore-naments? More Christmas gifts for gamers

I've got more great goodies to put under your favorite gamer's tree this holiday season. From pretty ornaments to put on the tree to amazing presents to put under the tree, I have a bunch of sweet ideas.Got a addicted WoW gamer at home? Wel...

 
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Jesu-Chu? Christmas presents for gamers

Everyone have probably already started their Christmas shopping, if they haven't, well then you better snap to it before the only gifts left in the stores are fruit cakes and old copies of Spice World for the Playstation. [Editor's note: Sp...

 
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WoW Machinima gets extremely naughty ... and we like it [NSFW]

This is exactly what the Internet was created for ... well, this and military purposes, but this is way cooler than that. Madcow Productions decided to add to the ever growing collection of World of Warcraft machinima videos on the 'net, wi...

 
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The city that Tetris built: Canadian edition

I wish that fixing up the buildings of Toronto, Canada was really as easy as this; summer construction would go a lot quicker, too. Ryerson University student Julian Cardozo created a neat video while messing around with Adobe After Affect...

 
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2nd annual top ten hottest videogame industry guys search begins

Time to show the hotties with the joysticks some love! I'm calling on the Dtoid community for nominations in this year's Hottest Videogame Guy Top Ten list. Last year, the female community helped me create a great list, but it was dominated...

 
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New Nintendo DS kits: carry your lunch inside Mario

What's better than playing Super Mario Bros.? How about storing your peanut butter and jelly sandwich inside Mario?Nintendo has released a bunch of Nintendo DS and Nintendo Wii accessory kits that come packed in their very own lunch box. Yo...

 
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Katamari scuplture includes humping sheep

Art isn't art if there isn't some sort of animal humping going on, and apparently Jennie Maneri agrees with me. The creator of this incredible sculpture, Jennie Maneri, decided that she needed to create a mini-recreation of t...

 
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A real big daddy and little sister ... or rather little daughter

Is there anything more beautiful than a father bonding with his children? Especially so if he's playing BioShock with them.Chat with a Ninja dressed up as a Big Daddy for Halloween this year, and got his two daughters in on the fun by dress...

 
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Square Enix releases new screenshots of The Last Remnant

Square Enix released several new screen shots from their upcoming game, The Last Remnant. All the screen shots are taken from the Tokyo Game Show trailer though, so you may recognize a few. The official game Web site also had some great scr...

 
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Wicked videogame Transformers toys arrive: Mr. Destructoid weeps tears of joy

Transformers just got cooler. Hasbro has a cool new line of Transformers toys, called Real Gear, that transform from modern tech objects into robots. Two of the Transformers come in the form of videogame objects, a PlayStation 2 Dual Shock...

 
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Looney Tunes: Duck Amuck ... comedic gem on the Nintendo DS

How in the world did I miss hearing about this game? Looney Tunes: Duck Amuck hit store shelves September 19, 2007, with little or no love from the gaming community, and I'm sitting here wondering how we let this happen? We're despicable.Ba...

 
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G4TV's big announcement: Part Two

But wait, there's more! Tonight, G4TV's Attack of the Show crew added to last week's big announcement with news of two more new shows. Starting on November 9, G4TV will be bringing you coverage of six Major League Gaming tournaments leading...

 
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SquareEnix trademarks Lord of Vermillion: why does that name sounds familiar

Apparently, Square Enix has registered a new trademark at the Japanese patent office. Square Enix registered the title, Lord of Vermillion on September 27 -- so this could this mean they have a new game franchise in the making, or perhaps a...

 
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G4TV's big annoucement: Cue the crickets

After not revealing their announcement on the actual day that they were suppose, and then giving us a week of re-runs, G4TV and Attack of the Show have finally gotten it together and have announced their big news tonight. Wait for it ... *b...

 
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Law & Order: SVU loves gamers

Last Sunday, Law and Order: SVU aired an episode called "Avatar", which featured a Second Life-like game called Another Youniverse. In the episode, the detectives search for a missing woman who spent time playing out her...

 
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Usually, when a company sponsors a contest, you tend to expect that the contest might actually have a prize from that company or at least have the contest themed with that company's products. Eidos apparently doesn't use that...   read

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Canadian Wal-Mart rolling back prices on PlayStation 3

Today, I am proud to be a Canadian. Not only is our dollar on par with the American dollar, after 30 years, but our Wal-Mart is currently selling PlayStation 3 systems cheaper than the US Wal-Mart is. Long live the mountie!Right now, Wal-Ma...

 
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G4TV has got a secret ... shhh!

Apparently, G4TV has a big announcement they plan to reveal this Thursday night during Attack of the Show. No word yet on what it could be, but the rumor is that G4 will be going to HD format for all their shows.Does Cops come in HD? Oh, ne...

 
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The Simpsons: Medal of Homer trailer

Best. Trailer. Ever! If playing the demo for Electronic Arts' The Simpsons wasn't enough to make me want to buy it, then this trailer sealed the deal. Making fun of other World War II games, the newest Simpsons game trailer takes scenes fro...

 
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X'07: Hunting down Canadian videogame bloggers

Forgive me Niero for saying this, but … there is only one thing I hate about writing for Destructoid and that is the fact that I am the one and only writer from Canada. It’s incredibly lonely up here when I have no one to han...

 
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X'07: Hands-on with The Simpsons

Sometimes I feel like the last person on Earth who stills loves watching The Simpsons, but after seeing what Electronic Arts has done with this amazing cartoon franchise, I expect to see a lot of past The Simpsons fans coming home to Spri...

 
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Microsoft X'07: Games + a power outage + an open bar = best event ever

Let me start off by saying Microsoft sure knows how to throw a great open bar… I mean media event. X07, Microsoft’s holiday preview event was so full of awesomesauce that the cops had to show up. Seriously, they did.After fight...

 

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