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Jan 06 // Hamza CTZ Aziz

This shark is heading off into the open ocean

After nearly nine amazing, wonderful, and crazy years, my time at Destructoid has come to an end. I fell in love with this place ever since I first laid eyes on it, finding myself entranced by the gonzo writing style Ni...
Oct 06 // Hamza CTZ Aziz

Some new things

Oh wow this is the first time I'm writing in our new C Blog editor. Hey look at how much easier it is now! Do you all like it? Any issues?  Anyway, just wanted to share some new things on what's up behind-the-scenes...
Jul 31 // Hamza CTZ Aziz

Just sharing some thoughts

Hi!† So there's never a dull moment when you work in the wonderful world of video games. For instance, I just got finished with a move! That Dtoid HQ we had in SF is more or less done. For now at least. Why? Well San Francis...
Jun 09 // Hamza CTZ Aziz

E3 2014: From the perspective of a Shark

Iím writing this on my flight down to Los Angeles for E3 right now. Iím excited. Itís nice knowing that events like this can still make me excited eight years into this career. Though itís an even mix of excitement between se...
May 20 // jackal27

Nintendo Wifi Connection: A Eulogy

Nintendo has problems with its online services. You know it, I know it. The big N has struggled with being behind the curve for awhile now, but especially in this area. While it has made leaps and bounds since the days of t...
May 17 // Hamza CTZ Aziz

What's going on behind the scenes

I'm going to focus on E3, as really our inboxes are just flooded with all things E3. Dale and I are splitting duties, he's focused on getting all the appointments in order while I manage and prep the team we have heading down...
May 03 // Hamza CTZ Aziz

On Twitch

Why we're shutting down our Twitch efforts as you've known it? Because we couldn't afford it any longer. Since day one, the amount of money we put into Twitch has always been more than we've ever gotten out of it. This was ne...
Apr 20 // Hamza CTZ Aziz

How I get exclusives for Destructoid

See this people? YOU SEE WHAT I HAVE TO GO THROUGH TO GET YOU EXCLUSIVES?! For context, the guy feeding me is Nigel Lowrie of Devolver Digital and we were goofing off waiting for some of my people to come through and demo...
Nov 13 // Hamza CTZ Aziz

Hi, I'm the CEO of Destructoid - AMA

Hi. So, uh, what's new? Lot's have changed around here, huh? Like, I'm the CEO of this company now. What the fuck is up with that? What's the best way I can say this? My life has been just bonkers lately. I got bumped up t...
Nov 08 // Kryptinite

We Used to Get Silly

The Day of Reckoning is coming...
Nov 08 // Dale North

YEAH I WAS TOTALLY PAID OFF BY MICROSOFT TO RUN TODAY'S STORIES

God. Normally I don't respond to the fucking stupid comments I see along these lines, but today is the final fucking straw.† Look, I've been working 12+ hour days for about two weeks straight, pulling all nighters to put c...
Sep 06 // garison

"Games Organized Neatly" - a visual art series

In theory, a videogame is really just a computer program made up of electronic signals, creating light that moves in different patterns on a television screen.† BUT. With that said, I've always been a big fan of both box art...
Aug 17 // garison

Sometimes the simplest memories are the most meaningful

I've been playing videogames for the vast majority of my life, and some of my most fondest memories involve gaming in some capacity or other.† Today, I want to share a simple story with you guys about one of my favoruite m...
Jun 28 // Dale North

MOBAMOBAMOBAMOBAMOBA

How important are MOBAs to you?† For the people that make them, play them, or promote them, Multiplayer Online Battle Arena games are the biggest thing since corgis. I know they're a growing segment, and I've seen the playe...
Apr 17 // TheToiletDuck

You are no longer the consumer.

I see a lot of complaints about entitlement, how gamers think they are owed something. Disgruntled gamers being told to ďdeal with itĒ when a game is shitty. But you know what? Gamers shouldnít have to ďdeal with itĒ the r...
Mar 22 // TheToiletDuck

Thomas Was Alone - My closest thing to playing a pixar movie - Play It

Remember the old cliche that games will one day be like Pixar movies? Despite its simple appearance Thomas Was Alone is that game. Iím not talking about fancy graphics with individually rendered hair. I mean that Pixar can ...
Mar 15 // TheToiletDuck

Year Walk - iPad/iPhone - Play it!

Year Walk is the story of a man on a spirit journey in hope to see visions of the future. Except itís the 19th century, in the middle of nowhere, in the middle of the night, pitch black, snowing, he hasnít eaten or drank an...
Jan 01 // Hamza CTZ Aziz

F2P game nights EVERY night

There are a ton of great free 2 play games out on the market now, so it's easier than ever to play with others. So what do you think of doing nightly F2P game nights? We have Team Fortress 2sdays now, which does great. All ...
Dec 31 // Hamza CTZ Aziz

My top 10 games of 2012

It's funny being in this business. Ask anyone and you'll find out that most people end up talking about videogames more than they actually play them. Usually that's been the case with me, but this year I played a lot more gam...
Dec 28 // Hamza CTZ Aziz

Did you know my name means I'm The God of Sex?

Everything makes so much sense now. So so so much sense. Tonight on Twitter @Katamayadamcy looked up what her name means on Urban Dictionary. So I did the same thing and oh boy. The traditional meaning of my name falls unde...
Nov 17 // jackal27

Wii: A Farewell and Top 10

Well Destructoid, it certainly has been a while hasn't it? It's been far over a year since my last real blog post and 2 years since the one before that. However, I felt the need to come back and write about something near a...
Oct 30 // Hamza CTZ Aziz

I am the king of journalisms

We get a LOT of stuff sent to us on a regular basis. Here's what I've gotten in the last week and a half alone.
Oct 10 // garison

The Tale of the Haunted Majora's Mask Cartridge

With the month of October in full swing and Halloween just around the bend, I thought I'd remind the you guys about the old story of the cursed Majora's Mask cartridge... *holds flashlight under face and grins menacingly* ...
Sep 10 // Hamza CTZ Aziz

Trading NES games for pizzas

Story time! Iím at home, watching TV with my mom and a Papa Johns ad just reminded me of a funny period where I was trading NES game for pizzas at work. Years ago, my dad and uncle owned a game store where we carried everyth...
Sep 06 // TheToiletDuck

Shortblog PSA: The current destructoid theme is the Metal Arms theme

SHORTBLOG ALERT I'm putting this here for posterity as it seems this information is not easily accessible and quite a few people ask about it in comments. The current (Season 4, 2012) opening theme of Podtoid is the theme to Metal Arms. Yeah, i know forums are that-a-way. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H_Bc0cItv10
Jul 24 // Dale North

Are you still Theatrhythming?

I think that some of the people that were excited by the idea of Final Fantasy Theatrhythm might have bought it, played it for a few days, and then sent it to rot in their huge, unfinished game collection. Not judging! I do ...
Jul 05 // Dale North

Destructoid's staff and their animals

Many of the staff members at Destructoid have animals associated with them. Me? Corgis, of course. If you don't know that, you don't read Destructoid enough. Also, look at my Pinterest board! http://pinterest.com/dalenort...

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