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Closure

Spark Unlimited's ironically lost its spark and shut down


I kinda liked Legendary
May 05
Developer of Legendary, Lost Planet 3, and Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z Spark Unlimited has closed up shop and laid off all of its staff after 13 years of game development. As reported by Polygon, the company’s assets were fou... read
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Capcom migrating some titles over to a new online service


Just not the ones that weren't developed by Capcom
May 13
GameSpy Technology is shutting down on May 31. We've seen some companies respond to this, stating that they'll fix their old titles so they live on, or straight up just abandon them. Capcom has responded, and they'll be migra... read
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Weekend Wallpapers: The Reaper of Souls is here


Art out your desktop
May 10
Every now and again we like to dump a collection of gaming related wallpapers for you. Why? Well, why not? It's the weekend, and now is a good as time as any to change up your aging desktop wallpaper. The collection in the ga... read
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Videogame writing awards

Uh, the Writers Guild Award game nominees are weird


I put more stock in the Lollipop Guild's assessment of game writing
Jan 09
The Writers Guild Awards has been giving games writing awards for a number of years now. I'm always confused. Past winners include Dead Head Fred, Star Wars: The Force Unleashed, Uncharted 2, Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood, Un... read
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JoJo's Bizarre Adventure

JoJo's Bizarre Adventure sells 425K, tops charts in Japan


Acclaimed fighter beats out the competition
Sep 06
Namco Bandai has a hit on its hands with JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: All-Star Battle. The fighting game based on the popular manga hit shelves in Japan last week and unquestionably topped the nation's weekly software ... read
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New releases

New releases: Killers everywhere


Plus, Final Fantasy XIV, Lost Planet 3, and your funny football-like game
Aug 26
I'll be spending this week playing catch up, but there's no dearth of new releases. Killer is Dead is tempting me, because bloody hell it looks flashy, but I'll probably leave until I'm not drowning in games. Final Fant... read
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Lost Planet 3

Mechs, bugs, and more snow in this Lost Planet 3 trailer


Did I mention there's a giant mech?
Jun 20
Hey check it out, it's new gameplay footage for Lost Planet 3! Or is it upcoming DLC for Dead Space 3? I don't know anymore... it's all starting to look the same. All joking aside, I'm not sure what to think of Lost Planet 3... read
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Capcom @ E3

Capcom has a 'big surprise' in store for E3


And here's the rest of the lineup
Jun 06
At first glance, Capcom's E3 2013 lineup feels lighter than expected. There's the usual Lost Planet 3, DuckTales: Remastered, Dungeons & Dragons: Chronicles of Mystara, and Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney, as expected. Yes, ... read
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Lost Planet 3

Lost Planet 3 multiplayer details revealed


New trailer
Apr 25
We knew Lost Planet 3 would have multiplayer, but we've not heard anything about it until now.  Capcom says that the game will feature four modes across six maps. You'll play as either the NEVEC or the Snow Pirates in m... read
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Lost Planet 3 MP

Watch dudes blast dudes in this Lost Planet 3 MP trailer


Still not feeling it
Apr 24
Lost Planet 3 is still set for an August release date, which could have fooled me, given how little we've heard about it this year outside of a delay. But the radio silence ends today as a new multiplayer trailer has surface... read
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Resident Evil

Resident Evil: Revelations has a season pass on Steam


Tiered pre-purchase system goes live
Apr 10
The revamped Resident Evil: Revelations for consoles and PC has found its way on to Steam, offering pre-purchase rewards based on how many folks pay up before launch. Currently, the game is sitting pretty with the first tier ... read
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Lost Planet 3

Lost Planet 3's many retail specific pre-order 'bonuses'


The quotation mark around bonuses implies sarcasm
Apr 10
Oh goodie! Another barrage of retail specific pre-order bonus fluff such as weapons, items, and characters that won't really alter your experience were you to just skip out on pre-purchasing the game. Lost Planet 3 is the la... read
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Lost Planet 3

Capcom moves Lost Planet 3 back to August


What's a couple more months?
Apr 09
In an updated release schedule, Capcom has listed Lost Planet 3 as releasing on August 27 and August 30 in North America and Europe, respectively. If you've been keeping an eye on this third installment -- someone's got to be... read
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Toys

ThreeA shows off their Portal 2 and Lost Planet figures


Atlas and P-Body are almost ready to science
Apr 09
ThreeA toys showed off their Portal 2 Atlas and P-Body concepts nearly a year ago, and since then we haven't heard a thing about them. That was until at the ThreeA event held at Beast Kingdom Toys in Taiwan recently. Personal... read
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Lost Planet 3

Lost Planet 3 set for June 25 release in North America


Coming June 28 in Europe
Mar 06
Capcom has officially set the release of Lost Planet 3 for June 25 in North America, and June 28 in Europe. The game was originally slated for an early 2013 launch, but was slightly delayed to later this year. Feelings towar... read
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E.X. Troopers will probably never come to the West


Guess it's time to import the damn thing
Dec 13
Capcom has done just about everything possible to waste any consumer goodwill they've built up over the years. Even recent attempts to reconcile with fans have been met with scorn by some. The other day, I surmised that even ... read
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E.X. Troopers is now available from Japanese importers


Lost Planet spin-off out now for PS3 and 3DS
Nov 24
E.X. Troopers has yet to be announced for a release on Western shores. And if Capcom Senior Vice-President Christian Svensson's words are anything to go by that's not likely to happen. So unless you're still holding out ... read
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Lost Planet 3 will have scorpion fisting YEAH!


SCORPION! FISTING!
Oct 12
So I haven't been paying too much attention to Lost Planet 3, but I'm genuinely intrigued now thanks to this nine minute long look at the new game. It looks like it's trying to go for more of a realistic and cinematic take o... read
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I was already pretty close to all-in after learning of the concept behind Capcom's Lost Planet spin-off E.X. Troopers. The idea was to take the snowy and fairly serious world and soften it up a bit with cell shading and pink-... read feature

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E.X. Troopers: Lost Planet turned cute and super Japanese


Aug 29
One might argue that third-person shooter series Lost Planet is already Japanese, but...well, not really. It's pretty western, as that was the goal for the title at some point. But what if you took the basics -- space explor... read
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Jetpacks and enemy juggling in E.X. Troopers gameplay vid


Jul 15
From the moment I laid eyes on E.X. Troopers I had a feeling I had a pretty good feeling about the project. Cel-shaded graphics, an anime-inspired art-style, spaceships, mechs, what more could I ask for? Apparently the ... read
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E.X. Troopers getting multiplayer, anime, limited edition


Jun 30
For a game that's coming to PlayStation 3 and 3DS later this year Capcom has been pretty tight lipped about E.X. Troopers. Well, that is until today when the publisher brought the cel-shaded Lost Planet spin-off center ... read
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Have a taste of Lost Planet spin-off E.X. Troopers' story


Jun 16
Capcom didn't bring their Lost Planet spin-off to E3, but it hasn't taken them long to get the cel-shaded third-person shooter back on our radar. The publisher has revealed the setup for the title's plot and the motivati... read
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E3: Drilling elbows and more in Lost Planet 3


Jun 07
Having played and enjoyed Lost Planet when it first came out only to stay far, far away from Lost Planet 2, I'm still eager to give Lost Planet 3 a chance. It is, after all, a full-on prequel with a noticeably different dire... read
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Sorry angry Mega Man fans, EX Troopers is not Legends 3


May 24
Last week Capcom unveiled a rather unusual new project. E.X. Troopers is a cel-shaded third-person shooter with a manga-style art direction. Sounds plenty Japanese, but not exactly out of the ordinary. Oh, did ... read
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The DTOID Show: Diablo III, Marvel MMO, & Tom Clancy GRFS


May 23
Hey guys! Here's today's Destructoid Show, the only show about video games on the internet. Ever. Don't argue with me. Today we talk about how Diablo III is the fastest selling PC game of all time, and how people are still gr... read
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Remember that hands-off Lost Planet 3 reveal demonstration I saw last month? Capcom finally let me put my hands on it -- that exact demo. It makes me wonder why they didn't let me play it in the first place. Still, I was able to finally play through it last week, and as you'd imagine, I have a bit more to say about it.  read feature

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E.X. Troopers yanks a character from Mega Man Legends 3


May 19
One of the weirdest games to be announced so far this year is E.X. Troopers, the manga-style Lost Planet spin-off for the 3DS and the PS3. After Lost Planet 2 failed to set the world ablaze, a lot of people thought the series... read
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Cel-shaded Lost Planet spin-off EX Troopers looks amazing


May 17
Remember that thought you had about Lost Planet way back when? You know, that one about it being alright and everything, except for the fact that it desperately needed cel-shaded anime graphics. Well, friend, you're in ... read
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The DTOID Show: Capcom, Namco Bandai, and FEZ!


Apr 12
It's been a while since we had a show as jam-packed as today's, so go ahead and break out that poncho, because it's about to rain hyperlinks in here! On the first half of the show, we cover all the news to come out of Capcom... read






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