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1:40 PM on 01.11.2011

Free App of the Day: Super Blast

Super Blast 2 is out on iTunes, but if you want a slightly different version for free, then get the original. Super Blast costs nothing today, and you might like it! Judging the game based on Super Blast 2, these titles are s...

Jim Sterling

4:00 AM on 12.17.2010

Fishing Master now available for iPhone, totally free

Laugh if you must, but I love Fishing Master. Lord knows I have taken abuse for it before. But its charm and gameplay are worth more than anybody who would mock me for enjoying them. And now it'll be even easier for me to tak...

Conrad Zimmerman

11:20 AM on 09.21.2010

Cave Story WiiWare dev - 'I want to make more Cave Story'

Near the end of my TGS time in Tokyo, I was lucky enough to meet up with Tyrone Rodriguez of Nicalis, Inc. You know Tyrone. He's the guy who helped bring Cave Story to WiiWare, and thank the Lord, it sounds like he's still w...

Jonathan Holmes

11:00 PM on 07.12.2010

pOnd is like flOw and flOwer but much more awesOme

Do you miss Reverend Anthony? I sure do. Like with .Tiff, what he provided for Destructoid could never be replaced. I still read his Twitter though, which might be as close as I'm going to get to seeing him write for Dtoid ag...

Jonathan Holmes

5:30 PM on 06.17.2010

E3 10: Browser-based Fantasy Football with Quickhits

Quickhit Football was a weird game for me to play. As someone who doesn't really pay much attention to football, a game that acts as a fusion between fantasy football and and RPG is great for fans, but not quite for me. Howev...

Ben Perlee

7:30 PM on 04.20.2010

Mega Man 8 fan-made demake free for the playing

Every once and a while, people take a crack at Mega Man 9 and Mega Man 10 by saying they look like "fan-made projects". Thing is, that's not the most effective insult. Technically speaking, Cave Story is a "fan-made project",...

Jonathan Holmes

1:00 PM on 02.28.2010

Can't talk now, playing Infectonator: World Dominator

Wave goodbye to the rest of your weekend. Infectonator: World Dominator is a game about destroying the world with a zombie apocalypse. It's less of a thinky-thinky kind of apocalypse, though, and more of a clicky-clicky one: ...

Anthony Burch

1:40 PM on 02.19.2010

The less you know before playing Cream Wolf, the better

Roughly 90% of Cream Wolf's charm comes from discovering what the game is actually about, so I'll leave you to it. For the sake of making this news post more than a single sentence, though, I'll point out that it was made by PixelJam and messhof. Those guys are good at making games. Now, go play Cream Wolf.

Anthony Burch

1:20 PM on 02.18.2010

Lewis Carroll + Gorillaz + Warioware = Record Tripping

Cool. As much as I'm a fan of straining weird analogies, there isn't a single one to be found in this post's title: Record Tripping is quite literally (A) made up of minigames, (B) set to a simultaneous soundtrack of Gorillaz...

Anthony Burch

12:20 PM on 02.18.2010

The Spirit Engine 2 now available for free

If you're into story-based RPGs, listen well: The Spirit Engine 2, formerly $10 (and before that, formerly $18) is now free. Even as someone who doesn't really dig dialogue-heavy RPGs, there's some interesting stuff here. You...

Anthony Burch

6:00 AM on 02.14.2010

Command and Conquer Classics gives you C&C for free

While it's hard to believe that the "conclusion" of a franchise as storied and long running as Command & Conquer is not the biggest RTS release of the year, it's still kind of a big deal. To celebrate this big deal EA has...

Matthew Razak

12:40 PM on 02.08.2010

Play the winners of TIGSource's Assemblee compo

Another TIGSource.com competition is complete, and now the rest of us have at least ten new indie games to waste a few hours with. We've reported on the Assemblee Competition before (short version: artists created sprites wit...

Anthony Burch

12:00 PM on 01.24.2010

Interstellar Marines is both innovative and unoriginal

I'm torn. On the one hand, indie title Interstellar Marines has one of the coolest development structures I've yet seen. Leading up to an eventual release of a full game, the team is releasing small, free, playable previews t...

Anthony Burch

1:00 PM on 01.23.2010

Only super-cool dudes can beat Flood the Chamber

About twenty minutes ago, the headline to this post would have been something along the lines of, "whomever made Flood the Chamber can go f*ck himself and die because he's a bad person and he caused me emotional pain," but I'...

Anthony Burch

4:00 AM on 12.24.2009

Indie game Every Day the Same Dream is drudge-tastic

This post is about Every Day the Same Dream, an indie game about the monotony of cubicle life and one man's attempt to escape it. Or not escape it. Or something. Now, I know what you're thinking. You're thinking, great -- ano...

Anthony Burch

11:40 AM on 11.23.2009

Captain Forever released, you'll be better at it than me

I previously talked about Captain Forever during its pre-launch phase, when you had to pay $20 to access it. The game is now available for free, here. And I'm still horrendous at it. Captain Forever is what you might get if y...

Anthony Burch