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I made my own gaming magazine and I need feedback!


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Feb 14
[Longtime lurker Caz needs your help designing his own gaming mag. Cool! -Mr Andy Dixon] Hi Destructoid! I've been a lurker here for a long time, and like a passive aggressive partner, I'm only talking to you now when I need ... read
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Kickstarter launched for spiritual successor to EarthBound, Mach Rider, SimEarth


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Feb 14
[Just in time for Valentine's Day. -Mr Andy Dixon] Fans of Ecco the Dolphin, Mega Man Legends, Duck Hunt and Advent Rising should head to Kickstarter right away to throw their support behind a new campaign for a game that is a spiritual successor to those titles and any other game you one time said you’d want a sequel to in a chatroom or comment thread. read
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Videogames and military recruitment: Part 1


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Feb 13
From Teaching to Terrorism Videogames have been used by many professions over the years as teaching tools, often in schools to help children have fun while learning spelling or math. As the idea of the usefulness of videogames as a learning tool has grown, we have started to see video games being used for all sorts of teaching and training purposes. read
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How historically accurate is Skyrim? Part 4


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Feb 12
There's lots of things I enjoy about over-analyzing Skyrim, and the responses I get are a big part of that. There are a pleasingly small number of people that misread the title and my intentions ("Oh sure, the game with drago... read
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Monthly Musing: I Love Arcades


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Feb 11
[Dtoid community member LuckRequired takes us on a stroll through his memories of the heyday of arcades. Those of us who frequented these electric churches of joy will be brought back swiftly to a simpler time. Want to see your own stuff appear on the front page? Go write something! --Occams Electric Toothbrush] read
Comments of the week

Comments of the Week: Rhyme for Reasons


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Feb 10
[Another Comments of the Week graces our eyes thanks to Dtoid community blogger Dreamweaver. This is a labor of love and we are all so happy to see it return. Enjoy! --Occams Electric Toothbrush] So some of you be s... read
Monthly Musing

Gush about things you love this month


Monthly Musing
Feb 09
[This month's Blogger Wanted comes from Luna Sy and is all about love and video games!] This is the month of February. This is the month of ♥ L ♥ O ♥ V ♥ E ♥, and it's time to celebrate that. read
Game Night LA

LA Dtoiders, join us for another Game Night!


Featuring Paperbound, Paparazzi, and Two Fighters, One Tablet
Feb 02
Dtoid has once again partnered with our friends at Giant Robot and Angry Bananas to bring you another Game Night! When: February 7, from 6pm to 10pmWhere: Giant Robot 2, 2062 Sawtelle Blvd LA, CA 90025What: Three awesome indie games on display, plus a panel discussion with the developers at 8pm! Read on for full details on the games we'll be playing! read
Band of Bloggers

Join us for this month's Band of Bloggers, featuring Fallout 3 and New Vegas!


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Jan 31
[Dtoid community blogger The Scholarly Gamer recently spearheaded this awesome new community blogging project. You should join in the fun! --Mr Andy Dixon] Thanks to everyone for all of the support for our first Destructoid P... read
kitty0706

Remembering kitty0706


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Jan 31
[Dtoid community blogger SeymourDuncan17 remembers a pioneer in the machinima scene. Rest in peace, Kitty. --Mr Andy Dixon] [Image credit: SpikyMilkshake] This has been the hardest blog for me to write. Even though I hav... read
Mario Kart dicks

Who put all these dicks in Mario Kart?


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Jan 26
[Where will Dtoid community blogger Hyper Lemon Buster Cannon find dicks next?? --Mr Andy Dixon] You know, if there's one important observation I've noticed throughout the years, it's that if you look hard enough, like really... read
CotW 1/18/15 to 1/23/15

Comments of the Week - Prototype


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Jan 24
[Almost three years to the day since the last Comments of the Week graced the front page (RIP Captain Bus), Dtoid community blogger Dreamweaver has resurrected the fan-favorite feature. Enjoy! --Mr Andy Dixon] Wait, are your ... read
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Reader Q&A With 'The Badger'


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Jan 22
[Dtoid community member Brent Figiel talked to Jonathan Holmes on Twitter about the idea of doing a Q&A with the Badger. It could very well happen so let's ask this controversial person some questions! Want to see your own stuff appear on the front page? Go write something! --Occams Electric Toothbrush] So this happened on Twitter today. read
You're gonna wanna bookmark this
[Note: I cannot thank the dedicated Dtoiders on the Cblog Recaps team enough for all their hard work. Here's to another fantastic f*cking year! --Mr Andy Dixon] Welcome to the Cblog Recaps 2014 Yearly Recaps Super Ultramax: T... read feature

Enter The Wombat

2014: I want to make love to you. Seriously.


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Dec 31
[Enter the anti-Badger. --Mr Andy Dixon] Note: The Wombat could be anyone -- a Destructoid community member, a gaemz jurnalizmer, even some random Dutch guy. They could be just one person or Legion. You'll probably never find... read
Adam Tierney's GOTY

Adam Tierney's favorite games of 2014


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Dec 31
[Game developer Adam Tierney took to our Community Blogs to share his short list of 2014 favorites. Want to share your own GOTY stories? Go write something! --Mr Andy Dixon] Hey Destructoid! I'm Adam Tierney, a videogame desi... read
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Another year, another series of GOTY lists fueled by fanboyism and cognitive dissonance. We all know the AAA games get their fair share of nods and stick shakes. That's why I'm here to tell the world what my GOTY games are fo... read feature

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The friendly gaming master list


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Dec 19
[Dtoid community member The Scholarly Gamer had the brilliant idea to create a master list of Dtoider's console and Steam IDs. Add your name to the list in the comments so we an all game together. It's the perfect time, too, ... read
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The Gift of Gaming: The world's greatest coping mechanism


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Dec 18
[Dtoid community member TheDustinThomas shares the story of how video games helped him cope with the loss of his best friend. This made me ache a bit and wish I could see Isabelle again. Want to see your own stuff appear on t... read
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The game of life


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Dec 18
[Dtoid community member Gray Times talks about how video games offered him sanctuary when the waking world got too tough. I still remember losing myself in Final Fantasy VI to escape the Hell of P.E. Want to see your own stuf... read
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Happy holidays and a musical gift


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Dec 16
[Dtoid community blogger Alphadeus asks for some help. It's not the easiest thing in the world to do and it means a lot that he would come to us. I think we can all relate to needing a little help from our friends. He also sh... read
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Mega Man 2's OST spiced up with Castlevania III's audio chip


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Dec 09
[Dtoid alumn megaStryke likes Mega Man more than anyone else in the world. Shh, don't tell Chris Carter! --Mr Andy Dixon] Come back in time with me for a minute! Almost two years ago to the day, I shared a fan arrange album ... read
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New Album "2AD14 - II" - Always Free!


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Dec 08
[Dtoid community blogger Alphadeus is back with another lovely album! From his brain space to the tips of his fingers to your ears, this is a journey worth taking. Want to see your own stuff appear on the front page? Go... read
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The Gift of Gaming: Down with the language barrier


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Dec 08
[Dtoid community member ashamasha used a love of video games to learn English. If that isn't badass, then I don't know what is. Want to see your own stuff appear on the front page? Go write something! --Occams Ele... read
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How historically accurate is Skyrim? Part 2


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Dec 04
[Dtoid community blogger RedHeadPeak follows up his well received and delightfully educational blog about historical accuracy in Skyrim with an equally interesting part 2. What a long sentence. Want to see your own writing ap... read
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The Gift of Gaming: Community


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Dec 04
[Dtoid community member Solar Pony Django shares with us what gaming has given him. Its something most of us can relate to in all sorts of ways. Want to see your own stuff appear on the front page? Go write something!&... read

Bloggers Wanted: The Gift of Gaming


The Gift that Keeps on Giving
Dec 03
[This month's Dtoid Community Assignment is all about the idea of video games as a gift!] December is upon us. The Christmas season descends from the mountains to infect our hearts and minds like an airborne spore. It’s... read
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Giving Thanks: Nintendo 64


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Nov 26
[Dtoid community member Bardley is thankful for the Nintendo 64.  Lots of us around here have fond memories of the system. Let's take a walk down memory road, shall we? Want to see your own stuff appear on the front pag... read
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Share the load: Memorable supporting characters


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Nov 24
[Dtoid community member Fenriff shares some of us favorite supporting characters with us.  Its amazing just how much they add to a game. Want to see your own stuff appear on the front page? Go write something! --Occ... read
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Giving Thanks: The TimeSplitters series


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Nov 20
[Dtoid community member and chooser of excellent screen names Mr Knives is thankful for the TimeSplitters games. I've never played them but have heard from lots of folks over the years that they were, to quote the Greatest Ge... read
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The competitive conundrum


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Nov 19
[Dtoid community member TheAngriestCarp waxes poetic on the trials and tribulations of competitive gaming. I feel like we can all relate to at least some part of this blog. Want to see your own stuff appear on the front page... read
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How historically accurate is Skyrim?


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Nov 18
[Dtoid community member RedHeadPeak takes a look at the historical accuracy in Skyrim. What happens next is both entertaining and fascinating. Want to see your own stuff appear on the front page? Go write something!&nb... read






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