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Zap the Zin Empire
Saints Row IV is the wackiest game yet. Just when you thought hitting people with giant dildo bats was crazy, how about smacking aliens with giant dildo bats while running 100 miles per hour, leaping 100 feet in the air -- as... read feature

Meet the voices behind Saints Row IV


I hate pants too
Aug 17
Not much longer now! Saints Row IV is almost out and it's a pretty amazing game. Seriously, check out our review. The wait can be painful, so here's a new trailer for the game giving us a behind-the-scenes look at some of th... read
Jimquisition happens every Monday!
Why do gamers defend their favorite titles from criticism with such volatility? According to some, it's because they don't want to see their genitalia removed. Is inclusivity the enemy of creativity? Is restriction an inherent part of congeniality? The Jimquisition considers recent controversies against the fear of a game being "neutered" to "pander" to new audiences. read feature

Kick alien ass in Saints Row IV


Then anal probe the alien ass
Aug 10
"We're definitely turning the tables on the aliens. For all the misery they've inflicted on the human race, being able to use the alien probe on them seems only just." -- Jim Boone, senior producer on Saints Row IV. Quote of the year, ladies and gentlemen. Quote of the year. read
Saints Row IV

This edition of Saints Row IV literally costs $1M


The Super Dangerous Wad Wad Edition, because of course
Aug 09
The best version of Saints Row IV will also be far and away the most expensive one. We're not talking a couple hundred dollars for some figurines. No, the Super Dangerous Wad Wad Edition will run a cool one million dolla... read
It's a pansexual paradise!
It is with no small amount of delight that I bring you a new episode of Now Bloody Playing -- featuring an early look at the world of Saints Row IV. In this video, I walk you through all the teased "Romance Options" found in... read feature

Volition weren't fans of THQ's porn star marketing push


There will be over 100 tracks spanning seven radio stations too
Aug 07
Volition's associate producer Kate Nelson spoke with Edge Online about all things Saints Row, and specifically brought up how the team weren't fans of THQ's marketing push using porn stars. “I did not always love how mu... read
Saints Row IV

Create your Saints Row IV character now


Import them once the game launches
Aug 06
The Inauguration Station for Saints Row IV is out now on Steam and Xbox 360 with a PlayStation Network release set for Tuesday, August 13 (or tomorrow, if you're in the UK). This is the game's standalone character creator, w... read
Saints Row IV Australia

Australians rejoice: You're allowed to play Saints Row IV


And you won't become drug addicts
Aug 02
After a ridiculous amount of faffing about, Saints Row IV has finally been deemed appropriate for adults to buy. Until now, Australian men and women were considered responsible enough to get jobs, buy homes, and get married, ... read
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Saints Row IV still refused classification in Australia


My Aussie buddies still can't catch a break
Jul 29
I thought this all got fixed but apparently Australia's ratings board still has decided to refuse classification for Saints Row IV for the second time. A conveining of a Review Board found that the original ruling by the... read
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Saints Row IV wins with Game of the Generation Edition


I mean, seriously -- just look at this thing!
Jul 26
There sure have been some stupid collector's editions, but this one takes the cake -- and I mean that as the sincerest of compliments. It's Saints Row, after all. You kind of just have to roll with it. Deep Silver and Volitio... read
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Saints Row IV Season Pass includes that anal probe weapon


And two mission packs
Jul 24
Well, yeah -- of course Saints Row IV has a Season Pass. And, as expected, it'll include access to Enter the Dominatrix, which is now being described as "a tongue-in-cheek version of what this content was originally going to ... read
Saints Row

Enter the Dominatrix to be revived as Saints Row IV DLC


What a weird journey this has been
Jul 22
Previously slated as a standalone expansion for Saints Row: The Third, Enter the Dominatrix has since been incorporated into Saints Row IV, though "very little" of the content made the cut in the merge accordin... read
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Johnny Gat is back in Saints Row IV


Original voice actor is back too
Jul 17
Spoilers: Johnny Gat was killed in Saints Row: The Third. Well, you were lead to believe that since it all happened off screen. Anyway, he's back in Saints Row IV. Daniel Dae Kim is also back to voice the character as well. I loved that little Hawaii joke in the new trailer. read

Saints Row IV voice actors revealed


So many big names!
Jul 16
Are you going to San Diego Comic-Con this week? Well you better make time for the Saint's Row IV "Super Dangerous Wub Wub Panel" on Saturday at 6:30PM in room 7AB. Deep Silver's Aubrey Norris and Volition's Steve Jaros will b... read
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Future Saints Row titles would likely go in new direction


Saints Row IV marks the end of a saga
Jul 08
Saints Row IV is ridiculous. That much has been made clear since day one, from the Saints taking the White House to aliens, superpowers, and Keith David starring as himself. It's the next logical extension after The Third, if... read
Hail to the chief
The Third Street Saints are on the rise. Once a lowly street gang from Stillwater, the crime syndicate achieved celebrity status in conquering the burgeoning metropolis of Steelport. Now, you, their intrepid leader, have inex... read feature

Saints Row IV

Celebrate Independence Day with Saints Row IV


This is the wackiest Saints Row yet
Jul 03
If you've ever wanted to hear Keith David say "anal probing overlords," you'll want to check out this new trailer for Saints Row IV, centered around independence day. You'll get a good look at combat, vehicular action, super... read
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'Low Violence Version' of Saints Row IV found on Steam


What a joke
Jul 02
Due to the fact that the Australian Classification Board decided that an Alien Anal Probe weapon was crossing the line due  "sexual violence with no justified context," (can alien technology ever really be justified, guy... read

Star Wars: Battlefront, Ellen Page, & Sexy Suda51


The Destructoid Show has a visit from Uncle Sessler
Jun 25
DICE is as excited about Star Wars: Battlefront as you are, Ellen Page is pissed about Ellie in The Last Of Us looking like her, Saints Row IV is too explicit for Australia, and Suda51 gives his stance on sexuality in Killer Is Dead. Adam Sessler fills in for Tara, and we talk about his fun panel with Jim Sterling, and how I'm a suicidal Pikachu. read
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Saints Row IV refused classification in Australia


Volition reworking the game for the territory
Jun 25
[Update: Kotaku has obtained a report from the Classification Board which spells out the specifics of the decision -- an Alien Anal Probe weapon and "alien narcotics" -- and led to this fine sentence: "In the Board’s op... read
Saints Row floppy cocks

Saints Row IV: Now with more floppy cocks


Oh my!
Jun 11
So here's a funny little story. When Volition first showed off Saints Row: The Third, the male and female private parts were way more animated. Black censor bars covered the naughty stuff -- actually, it was pixelated censors... read
I pledge allegiance to the United Saints of America
I was a little worried about Saints Row IV when it was revealed at PAX East. My main concern being how much fun would it really be revisiting Steelport even with superpowers and such. After some hands-on time though, I really... read feature

Interplay gets Freespace

Interplay now owns the Freespace IP


The classic space combat sim is back with its original publisher
Jun 07
In this week's episode of The Question, I talked about how much I'd like to see a new Freespace game; now we've gotten an update as to who owns the Freespace IP. Coincidence? Almost certainly. Polygon has discovered that the ... read
Saints Row IV

Saints Row IV collector's edition comes with Dubstep Gun


WUBWUBWUB
Jun 05
This newly announced Saints Row IV Collector's Edition: the Super Dangerous Wub Wub Edition (that's the real name) comes with a 12-inch Dub Step gun replica. It shoots tunes from the game with full wub power. How great i... read
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Kick the day off with six minutes of Saints Row IV


Videogames sure are something
May 09
Miss out on the pre-alpha demonstration of Saints Row IV at PAX East? Me too. We can finally stop crying in the corner together now that Volition has put together a video of exactly that walkthrough. If this is the first you... read

Saints Row IV: Nut shots


Mmmmm
May 07
Here's the official U.S. version of Saints Row IV's Meet the President trailer. Presidential sh*t sounds boring this early in the morning, but no worries here as it's all dubstep and nut shots, just like I like it.  You'll get your chance at smashing people against dumpsters this fall. read
Saints Row IV

Saints Row IV pre-order bonuses celebrates 'Merica


Commander in Chieft Edition includes some extra bonuses
Apr 22
Saints Row IV sees players becoming the President of the United States, and as President you can do whatever the hell you want. So the Commander in Chief Edition players will get as a free upgrade when you pre-order the game ... read
'There's more content in Saints Row IV than any Saints Row game that's come out'
Yesterday we told you about how Saints Row IV will have a very robust downloadable content plan much like Saint Row: The Third's. Many of you were understandably disappointed, but it's not as bleak as you might assume. I spok... read feature

How one f*ck-up can ruin things for everyone
Poor, poor THQ. A series of catastrophic mistakes led to the 23-year-old company's closure earlier this year. Among the more notable mistakes was the uDraw tablet, originally released in 2010 exclusively on Wii where it becam... read feature







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