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[Update: Contest closed! Winners have been picked!] Today's 25 Days of Giving tastes like BACON! You can thank the folks at Hothead for that as we're giving away The Baconing for Steam today! That's not all! We're also giving...   read

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The Baconing is the third DeathSpank game. I was tempted to end the review with that sentence, as it really contains all the information many would need to make an informed decision about it. It can be either a wholehearted r...   read

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Live show: Mash Tactics plays Baconing with producer

[Not sure what Mash Tactics is? I've included a clip from the most recent episode to show you just a glimpse of what you've been missing, you daft fool! You can see all of Destructoid's previously-aired live shows in our archives.] Toda...

 
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The DTOID Show: The gingers are coming!

Well guys, PAX is officially over. Before I go submerge myself in a tub of ice cream and quietly sob myself to sleep, why don't we run down some juicy post-PAX news tidbits? First and most importantly, it looks like ginger FemShep will be ...

 
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Much like the Rapture, the Quickening, and whatever other religious world changing event is coming, The Baconing is upon us and we must get our collective asses back into church and pray that our savior Deathspank can save us...   read

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Get Baconed with new The Baconing screenshots and info

The team over at Hothead Games has been working on another game featuring our favorite Spanker of Death, this one dubbed The Baconing. New screenshots and character information have been released for the upcoming title, including an introdu...

 
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The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy coming from Hothead

Finally, the most wholly remarkable book ever to come out of the great publishing corporations of Ursa Minor represented in a digital leisure activity (again)! Hothead Games has announced today that they are developing a game based on comed...

 
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The 'Unconcluded Conundrum' of Swarmites

Hothead scores my enduring affection once more with their latest promotional video for Swarm, coming to Xbox Live Arcade and PlayStation Network later this month. Unsolved Mysteries was a staple program in my family's weekly televisio...

 
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"What are those little blue things?!" shrieked the tiny elderly woman guarding the front desk at the Larkspur Hotel in downtown San Francisco. I found myself sitting at the hotel bar last week with Joel DeYoung, the Director ...   read

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Hothead Games walks us through Swarm

With Pikmin 3 continuing to be the no-show that it's tragically become, Hothead Games' Swarm for PlayStation Network and Xbox LIVE Arcade is beginning to look hotter by the day. This first video from Dr. Mike Hayward and lead designer Pete...

 
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Hothead shows developers in their natural habitat

It has been a while since we saw one of these delightful developer diaries from Hothead Games, the third in a series started back in August. This time, they're taking us into the wilds to observe various species of game developer.  Go...

 
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The friends and foes of DeathSpank: Thongs of Virtue

Hothead Games sent over a bunch of character bios on the people you'll meet in the upcoming sequel to DeathSpank, subtitled Thongs of Virtue. These are both folks you'll help and enemies that you'll dispense hot, foamy justice to. Santa see...

 

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An avid player of tabletop and video games throughout his life, Conrad has a passion for unique design mechanics and is a nut for gaming history. He can be heard on the comedy podcast () and str...

 

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TheLimoMaker

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I will, occasionally, find the need to just say Jonathan Holmes out loud or substitute it in lyrics of songs that are stuck in my Its a good

 
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Lately Ive noticed my Nyko Power Pak+ 3DS battery loses power much faster than it used And this is with the brightness set to 3 and power saver on Im thinking of getting a new one to see if that Or is it the games Im playing?

 
ShadeOfLight

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Fear Effect Sedna gameplay trailer

 
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Im curious did Capcoms studios ever told a good video game story?

 
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What if a person were to comment on something and actually talk about that thing instead of being upset that someone has a different opinion than them? THAT WOULD BE THE DAY!

 
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If you havent seen food wars yet, you need ;) GIF in the comments

 
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The other games in the Friends of Nintendo Humble Bundle have been revealed: Swords & Soldiers II for WiiU, Nano Assault EX for 3DS, and Runbow for Not sure how to feel about

 
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And later the same review states Fans of console first-person shooters or the Alien film series will probably be better off waiting for Foxs recently announced Aliens: Colonial Marines for the PlayStation

 
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Finally off work and the kids *Booting up PC* now my overwatch

 
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The epic tale of weslikestacos

 
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It seems Space Jam 2 is a thing that is probably

 
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