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The Daily Hotness: Sleepy time 'toid

Our resident music maestro Jayson Napolitano wrote up a fun Sound Card today that charts the best videogame songs to carry you off into a peaceful slumber. What are you even doing awake right now? Go to sleep! And bring some tunes with you....

 
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The Daily Hotness: SteamOS

Well, lots of people have been demanding it, and it's finally a thing that exists. Oh, and for free! For the uninformed, Valve announced its very own flavor of Linux to be SteamOS. From the little we know, is this exactly the thing you've b...

 
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The Weekend Hotness: Eating with Dale around the world

Games at TGS? I don't give a toss. Dale, please post more photos of the wonderful food you've been enjoying. Do an entire post just on that. My inner foodie hungers. Elsewhere this weekend, Jim Sterling starts Doorways on Now Bloody Playing...

 
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The Daily Hotness: Bohemian Gravity

You could spend many years in grad school accruing massive amounts of debt to earn a master's degree in quantum physics. Or you could watch an a cappella parody of "Bohemian Rhapsody" that condenses all the material in six minutes. Your ch...

 
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The Daily Hotness: Cookie Clicker

I had heard brief mentions of the game, but it wasn't until Chris wrote up a little piece on it today that I finally tried out Cookie Clicker. I sort of wish I had stayed away, because while my fictional cookie productivity is enormous, my ...

 
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The Daily Hotness: Echos

I saw Dr Awkward open for mc chris a few weeks ago, and he did this AMAZING song about The Last of Us called "Echos". I just managed to track the song down on YouTube, and I've been bumping it on repeat for the past hour. Today, Jim gave u...

 
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The Daily Hotness: Atlus' new ownership

And the winner is...Sega! Yes, Sega Sammy came out of the fiscal dust cloud with ownership of Atlus, makers of Persona. People are responding with fear, which I assume would have been the case no matter the buyer. I'm going to wait until I ...

 
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The Daily Hotness: Grand Theft Auto V

By the time you read this, it will finally be upon us. Grand Theft Auto V is here and, if you haven't heard, we quite like it. I myself am headed to the midnight launch to pick up my copy. See you guys on the other side. Outside the mountai...

 
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The Weekend Hotness: Mighty Matsumae

Over a week ago, the Mighty No. 9 Kickstarter teased a short preview of composer Manami Matsumae playing the game's theme on piano. It was all to hype up the interview above, in which Miss "Chanchacorin" talks about her time at Capcom, as ...

 
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The Daily Hotness: Best of luck, Max and Tara

["Destructoid - Max Scoville vs Tara Long" by LegionWings] No snark remarks from me today. I'm just here to wish two very talented people the best of luck in their careers. I met Max and Tara for the first time during E3 2011. Max and I act...

 
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The Daily Hotness: Board with Life

The Board with Life season finale came out today. If you haven't been following along but you're interested in a quick comedy/drama focused around a group of board game enthusiasts, then it would probably be better to start at the beginnin...

 
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The Daily Hotness: Waffle

This is the pinnacle of the internet. We may as well pack it in. On Dtoid, Conrad and Jordan check in with another Daily Spelunk, Alasdair reviewed MirrorMoon EP, Chris gave his impressions of the Disney Infinity Cars add-on pack, Stephen ...

 
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The Daily Hotness: Sweet child of light

We had some lovely Ubisoft-coverage this morning. Hamza previewed the fascinating Child of Light, a JRPG from the minds behind Far Cry 3. It uses the same engine as the gorgeous Rayman Legends. So too does the title from the Rayman Legends ...

 
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The Daily Hotness: A day of PlayStation

Well, if you're a PlayStation fan I'm sure you had a good day. I mean after the announcement of the PSVita TV, Slim PSVita, and more new game announcements than you can shake a dead cat at, what else is there to want? Sure, even cheaper me...

 
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The Weekend Hotness: Wings of Freedom, baby

Well, f*ck me. So many people were talking up Attack on Titan at PAX that I had to jump on that bizniz when I returned home. I just got finished watching all the episodes up through yesterday, then I blazed through the manga chapters in a ...

 
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The Daily Hotness: 'The Passing of the Blue Crown'

Today, I finally posted my PAX interview with Keiji Inafune, in which we discuss the Mega Man past and the Mighty No. 9 future. That gives me an excuse to share the above heartfelt comic by tumblr user shwlg. You can view the full version r...

 
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The Daily Hotness: Let's talk about PAX, baby

A week ago, a lot of us were leaving for PAX. Today, we're still bringing coverage from the four day show, as well as tales of our exploits after hours. It feels weird being back at home now. On Destructoid, Jamie completed a new challenge ...

 
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The Daily Hotness: Cabinet

A few weeks ago, I attended BitGen Gamer Fest: a day-long concert sponsored by MAGfest in Baltimore featuring artists such as Rare Candy, The Megas, The X-Hunters, and MegaRan, and hosted by brentalfloss. It was an awesome show, and betwee...

 
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The Daily Hotness: Mario chalk Kart

Artist Chris Carlson, known for his 3D chalk art, went ahead and drew a 3D Yoshi from Mario Kart, along with some of the game's other trappings, and super imposed it on some live action shots of a real suburb street. Chalk this up as anoth...

 
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The Daily Hotness: Bueller?

Well, things were awful quiet around here as everyone is exhausted from PAX (while still having the fourth day today) and it's Labor Day here in the US, which we celebrate by not doing anything at all! So, we almost took that to heart, but ...

 
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The Weekend Hotness: Dragon Con and PAX

This was just a huge weekend for cons. Both Dragon Con and PAX Prime were this weekend, and have a bunch of info from both. This weekend, we got a look at a lot of cosplay pictures from Dragon Con, a ton of video game previews from PAX, as ...

 
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The Daily Hotness: Have You Seen This Yet?

I love fan-made movies. They're not always great, but the heart is there. And when they ARE well made, they're awesome. This, this is awesome. Today, we had a lot of previews from PAX. You know, since today was the first day of PAX. Destru...

 
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The Daily Hotness: Back in the Game

GTA is a few weeks away. It's not close enough...no sir, not enough. Ahem. PAX is this weekend. Once again, I'm unable to attend. It's barely begun and gaming news from the event is already trickling in. Tomorrow, the floodgates will open....

 
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The Daily Hotness: Off to PAX we go

If you hadn't noticed from the several posts on the front page, and the droves of people in the comments and forums being extremely excited, PAX Prime 2013 is almost here. As I'm writing this, I really should be sleeping to wake up at five ...

 
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The Daily Hotness: Go to bread

I turned 6,000 pounds of cement into a driveway today with a cold that came on this morning, so I think I need to go to bread. I mean bed. Today, Chris Carter reviewed Killer is Dead and wrote a quick tip guide for it, Jim reviewed Rayman ...

 
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The Daily Hotness: Full Metal Microsoft Sam

Well if this doesn't finally win an Oscar for Microsoft Sam I'm just not sure what will. On this scorching Monday in August, we're having a karaoke night this Sunday at PAX, we checked out XCOM: Enemy Within, Sony is going mad with power a...

 
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The Weekend Hotness: Pimp daddy Inafune

The man, the myth, the legend, Keiji Inafune will be attending PAX. Hopefully when I meet him again, I won't do what I did at E3: back immediately out of the room, grab Max Scoville by the arm, and exclaim, "MOTHER F*CKIN' KEIJI INAFUNE IS ...

 
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The Daily Hotness: Freaky Constantina!

Thomas Truong wins the 1st Annual Podtoid Classic. In lesser news, we list our top 10 games of gamescom, Jordan and Conrad spelunk into madness, reviews for Madden 25 and Divekick! make our lives complete, Alessandro Fillari test drives Th...

 
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The Daily Hotness: Welcome to the Young Scot

A new video series debuted today, and it's made by a guy who has been around as part of the community for as long as I could remember. Watch as Jamie McGinn sets an absurd goal for himself in Team Fortress 2 in the opening episode. If you l...

 
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The Daily Hotness: Saints Row IV REVIEWSICAL!

So, in case you hadn't heard, I write songs about video games. And occasionally, I review games here at Dtoid (my review of Open Me! will be up later this week). Well, thanks to my pals in Fortress of Attitude, I got the idea to review gam...

 

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Ian is Dtoid's resident review monkey. If there is a game no one else wants to review, it usually goes to Ian. As a reviewer, Ian has been writing for close to ten years for various sites, starti...

 

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Hitman: Sapienza"Molto buono"

 

Ray Gigant"Challenge not included"

 

The Climb"You rock, rock"

 

Soda Drinker Pro"Like explaining an inside joke to someone else"

 

King's Quest: Once Upon a Climb"A tale of two princesses"

 

Stories: The Path of Destinies"Choose your own adventure/death"

 

Koi"Fish out of water"

 

Severed"Cut my life into pieces / Slash into me"

 

ZEN Pinball 2: Aliens vs. Pinball"Not the Alien's most terrifying incarnation"

 
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whatsacow

Beat the dancer of the boreal valley at level Suffice to say, i am a fucking god! Either that or ive spent way too much time with this game and really need to get back to

 
gajknight

Beat the first boss of I can safely say, this game could turn out to be something real I got a few gripes that Ill highlight in the comments but I could still play it with no changes fairly

 
Inquisitive Ravenclaw

I made a small change to the length of the table, and I realize I didnt show the finished white shirt version, so here it is! Thanks for all your feedback and help, everyone!

 
Sr Churros

Godammit, Jake Kaufmans music is so awesome! This game has beeen pure ear joy so

 
Luca Blight

I was watching my brother trying to beat the nameless king numbers of tries then I played Fist of the North Star opening and he whooped his

 
Megas75

I havent went online with the Master Chief Collection Is the online still fucked or did they ever fix it?

 
OverlordZetta

My head is pounding and it wont be tonight until Why must it be this way?

 
FakePlasticTree

Yus! Physical copy of God Already own it on PSN but nothing beats having a physical copy Also wanted the first Bayonetta on Wanted to play it

 
Zer0t0nin

I cant even say why, but there is something incredibly soothing about Mid-90s Rave

 
iam16bit

Ok so this morning I showed my Street Fighter cover to my teachers and they really liked it but suggested putting in more shadows and showing energy coming from the They also suggested bringing Akuma down a bit to leave space for a

 
guitarvillain

Crom, grant me

 
Pixie The Fairy

I hope Axiom Verge for Vita has a patch coming because the occasional action-halting hiccups are a bit Ive seen some slowdown, too, but my brain rationalizes that as it trying to be an NES

 
Nathan D

*sees a quarter on the ground with tails side up* Ooh, a quarter! Wait, does tails side up being unlucky only apply to pennies? Oh god, should I pick it up?

 
OverlordZetta

Hey, Pokemon trainers! The Zygarde, Shiny Yveltal, and Shiny Xerneas events are a May event it looks like! Zygarde is this week and a little extra and the other two will follow that in the Check your country for specifics!

 
Gundy

I love me some dill

 
Fuzunga

This is already worth at least $60, which is double what I paid for Along with my three (PS4, Vita, DOS) copies of Retro City Rampage, Im going to be rich

 
Luca Blight

Is it weird to not care for Devil May Cry 1 but absolutely love the 3rd Maybe it was the mood I was

 
RiffRaff

Star Fox tip: Well, I just discovered that if you plug your headphones directly into the gamepad, all of the audio is routed through the Not optimal for fixing the fixing the audio, but a lot better than the shit quality of the gamepad

 
Confuseddalek

Im having more fun playing Shantae than I ever was with Dark YEAH I SAID IT

 
iam16bit

Also Nintendo posted the full Squid Sisters concert on

 
gajknight

That feeling when youre about to settle down with a nice cup of tea when your mum asks you to go out and get some fish and

 
Dreggsao

I just finished the singleplayer of Battlefield 4 (playing the last mission 3 times for MP unlocks) and it was comically Still leagues better than the BF3

 
OrochiLeona

Jeez, still months to

 
Rico the Penguin

I might quantify the covenant item drop rates into values of # of Brooklyn 99 Thus far its looking like the Darkmoon items drop at a rate of to 1 B99 Once all 3 seasons are done Im not sure what to

 
Torchman

Menu setup on super robot wars z3 is much nicer than the first Not even referring to a translation guide due to how much easier it is

 
iam16bit

Saw this trending on Facebook, 30 animators got together and recreated the opening of Super Smash

 
Nathan D

Anyone remember that show MXC?

 
Scrustle

Not having a great time with DS3 Stuck right at the start of Irithyll against enemies who are just too damn Ive resorted to summoning help, but everyone is either just as bad as me, or I get invaded at the same

 
WryGuy

Is it weird that this is the missing link that makes me want to buy Amiibo? For the most part theyre just shelf-items anyway, so this just helps them play the role

 

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