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5:30 PM on 11.09.2006

Gears multiplayer changes could make game even more awesomer than it is now!

If there's one single flaw in Gears of War for the Xbox 360, it is that the multiplayer matchmaking scrapes the bottom of the evolutionary ladder. By not offering up ranked team play, it goes against the grain of successful...

RobertSumma

5:10 PM on 11.09.2006

PS3 suckage continues; shareholders seen jumping off very tall buildings

You know that shiny $600 PC/game console you just bought? Yeah, it's not really done yet. In fact, as soon as you bring that bad boy home you're gonna have to download a software update. What? You don't have online access? ...

RobertSumma

4:55 PM on 11.09.2006

NBA Live 07 cancelled; one more reason not to get PS3 now

EA loves money. In fact, they love money so much that they know not to release a title before they can cash in substantially with its release. Thus, the profit gods of Electronic Arts have deemed NBA Live 07 completely unfi...

RobertSumma

4:37 PM on 11.09.2006

Burning Crusade to start taking your money on Jan. 16

For those of you who've since put the world of Azeroth and such to bed, it's time to get those credit cards all warmed up because Blizzard announced today that their World of Warcraft expansion The Burning Crusade will fina...

RobertSumma

4:13 PM on 11.09.2006

A video game journo East Coast vs. West Coast war begins now!

That's right, I'm throwin' the mutha f*ckin' hammer down! I'm tired of looking at that dapper Kevin Pereira and Geoff Keighley walk around like they own the place. And 1UP guys, I'm talking to you too! Put down that donut L...

RobertSumma

3:29 PM on 11.09.2006

Elite Beat Agents: Watch how much I suck

OK, I don't suck that bad, but I do have a few excuses as to why I particularly sucked in these Elite Beat Agents gameplay videos for the Nintendo DS. Number one, I got no sleep last night 'cause I had to get up early for t...

RobertSumma

3:14 PM on 11.09.2006

Deal or No Deal: Get drunk and get girls naked!

My hatred for gaming shows and unabashed hatred for all things Howie Mandel prevent me from watching Deal or No Deal on TV, but, the video game version has proven to be something entirely different. And it's not because I c...

RobertSumma





11:52 AM on 11.09.2006

MTV stays hip with Gamer's Week 2.0

In order to continue to seem mainstream and hip to today's youth market, MTV has announced their second go around with Gamer's Week, or as the hipster Internet dweebs call it, "2.0." OMG, you're so f*cking hip with your fin...

RobertSumma

11:42 AM on 11.09.2006

Diddytoid rocks the PS3 mic

Guess who headlined the latest PlayStation 3 party in L.A. last night? That's right, it was Destructoid's favorite media mogul Diddy! Uh, can't stop, won't stop. Mr. Diddy and a gaggle of celebs partied it up in honor of So...

RobertSumma

9:02 AM on 11.09.2006

No shock here, but Contra is broken

I don't really understand why every retro XBLA title that comes out has to have some bug or crazy crash or some other malfunction that really shouldn't exist after you plunk down your Microsoft points to buy it. Contra is t...

RobertSumma

8:56 AM on 11.09.2006

Game of the year Elebits delayed

My favorite game in the whole wide world, Elebits for the Wii, has been smacked down with the delay stick. Despite previously promised as a launch day title by Konami, it seems that the quality of this stellar title didn't ...

RobertSumma

11:38 PM on 11.08.2006

Spike VGA: Vote early and vote often!

So soon after the Democrats just got done pwning the Republicans, here comes along another chance to use your voting power -- this time for a sub-par video game awards show! That's right gamers, it's the Spike TV Video Game...

RobertSumma

11:17 PM on 11.08.2006

Dtoid blowin' up all over your map!

Yeah, that's right, we runnin' sh*t now! Well, not really, but we are certainly well on our way. Check out Mr. Kevin P. and Miss Olivia M. as they go ahead and name drop us again. My oh my, we certainly are ridin' dirty now.

RobertSumma

9:54 PM on 11.08.2006

Nintendo fanboyism now in ludicrous speed

You gotta love Nintendo fans. No matter what obstacles are in their way, they will overcome them. Come hell or highwater, nothing will ever get them down. Case in point: Despite Gears of War getting all kinds of praise from...

RobertSumma



New Far Cry Wii trailer
by RobertSumma
In case you didn't get enough of this game on the PC ... then the Xbox ... then the Xbox 360, well, the Wii has you covered! Ubisoft continues their FPS Wii drive with this jungle simulator some of us have come to love and some have come to loath. So, after looking at this vid, what do you think?view full story + comments




Name new E3 ... win fabulous prizes!
by RobertSumma
DSCN0839.JPG Now that GamePro is all up in the new E3's bizznass, the people behind this E3 rebirth want you to name it. And, it's not gonna be a bunch of suits that name it, it's gonna be YOU! Yes you! In fact, if you come up with the winning name, you will be showered with booth babes and key chains galore!
One grand prize winner will receive round trip coach class airfare for winner and guest from the major metropolitan airport closest to winner's residence to Los Angeles, California (ARV $1,500); hotel accommodations (double occupancy) for two nights (ARV $500); ground transportation to and from airport to hotel (ARV $100) and admission for winner and guest to the IDG consumer expo event scheduled to be held on October 18-20, 2007 at the Los Angeles Convention Center (ARV $50). Total ARV of all prizes: $2,150. If winner is between the ages of 13 and 18, winner's parent or legal guardian must accompany winner as winner's guest.
Check out the official rules and legal mumbo jumpo here. So, Dtoid readers, what do you want to name the new E3? I say either Swagcon or OMG Real People Con. view full story + comments