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Nov 24 // Tanukitsune

Tips on keeping your game backlog under control!

If you're a gamer and have unplayed games... You have a backlog, some people have bigger backlogs than others, and depending on how big it is, the harder it is to get rid of... I like to think of it as a diet, because the ...
Nov 20 // Tanukitsune

Ode to Minions: An awesome yet sad video...

Brawl in the Family is an awesome video game comic where Smash Bros. character run amok and hilarity ensues.... Today they had a very special episode.. with a song! I dare you to watch this video and not shed a tears for all those minions you killed... YOU MONSTER!
Nov 13 // Tanukitsune

Mega MAAAAAAN-LYYYY: Plasma Power! Not safe for sanity!

A while ago a posted an insane Mega Man video, but it wasn't finished so the artist took it down a while later, but... it's BAAAAACK! There are only two ways you might respond to this video... horror or hilarity.... YOU HAVE BEEN WARNED!
Nov 03 // Tanukitsune

Battling the Backlog: Brutal Backlog Battle by Torchlight

Yeah, I know I post this on Monday, but I started Mirror's Edge and thought I might as well finish it before making this post.... Last week was weird because I played THREE new games in a row! What are the chances of that? ...
Oct 28 // Tanukitsune

Romance of the Three Kingdoms Touch! The first Koei game for the iPhone

I had no idea Koei was doing iPhone games... This is their first, and it appears to be a port of the strategy game based on The Romance of Three Kingdoms and it looks like they are making it more friendly for newcomers. H...
Oct 26 // Tanukitsune

Battling the Backlog: Titan Quest and Bionic Commando (The new one)

I was expecting my copy of Brutal Legend to arrive last week, so I wasn't sure what to play since I hate stop playing a game because I got another arrived... That's how I got a backlog in the first place! As of this moment,...
Oct 19 // Tanukitsune

Battling the Backlog: Street Figther IV, Machinarium and some stinkers

Street Fighter IV was pretty amazing.... I must admit I'm pretty rusty, I haven't played a traditional fighter since the Dreamcast era, sure I've played games like Tekken and Soul Calibur, but they don't have complex movement...
Oct 15 // Tanukitsune

Is SF IV's Seth that bad?

So... I'm a bit late to the game, but I finally got Street Fighter IV, and finally got to see what the fuss was all about with Seth.... I must admit, it's been a while since I've played a Capcom fighter, so I'm rusty, playin...
Oct 12 // Tanukitsune

Octoberween Backlog Battle: Resident Evil 5

Resident Evil sure has changed along the years, it's gone from a cheesy zombie game to what's basically an action game.... RE 4 had more action than horror too, but at least it had midget in a Napoleonic get up.... And it wa...
Oct 11 // Patters

Hatred towards particular Games.

So recently I have wondered why people hate certain games, by hate I do not mean quietly so, I mean when they vocalise it via either spoken or written word, which usually would imply that they are passionate about it (to an e...
Oct 05 // Tanukitsune

Octoberween Backlog Battle: Bloodrayne, Painkiller and Condemned

Boobrayne, I mean, Bloodrack... that game with the big breasted vampire? People claim that Lara Croft is nothing but a pair of breasts, but compared to Bloodrayne she's Miss Personality! The game takes place in the WWII er...
Sep 28 // Tanukitsune

Battling the Backlog Week 17: Postal, forgettable blandness and.. FIGHTPAD!

The first Postal game... is just.... upsetting... I've playing many violent games, I've done things I should have been ashamed of, but this... Wow! You just kill everybody, no reason, no excuse, the hero is just a pyscho wit...
Sep 21 // Tanukitsune

Battling the Backlog Week 16: Cheesy FPS Edition

Redneck Rampage: This game made me realize one of the problems with many old FPS games, while many modern ones has levels so simple they are boring, many of the older ones are so complex that you can get lost... I expected ...
Sep 14 // Tanukitsune

Battling the Backlog Week 15: Shenmue II

Since it was the US birthday of the Dreamcast last week, I thought it would be a great excuse to tackle my remaining unbeaten Dreamcast games! Sword of the Berserk: Gut's Rage is basically a 3D brawler based on the manga w...
Sep 07 // Tanukitsune

Battling the Backlog Week 14: Arcade Apocalypse and Mega Man II

It looks like my collection wasn't completely entered in I had forgotten a few games.... Namely all the ones I had beaten, or at least the ones I thought I had beat.... It took nearly the first half of the ...
Sep 05 // Patters

Differences between PC and console gamers.

There is often a stigma between console and PC gamers (particularly PC towards consoles). Where a lot of stereotypes held between the two forms, often seen as resentment, I do not know why this is. If a game is only released ...
Aug 31 // Tanukitsune

Battling the Backlog Week 13: Pirates! Dungeon Siege... I fail at Diablo II... and more iPhone games....

Wow... this is kinda ridiculous... My iPhone backlog is the largest of all the systems I own! But I don't think there are any good games left that could go on sale... I hope! Sid Meier's Pirates... was glorious! I had play...
Aug 30 // Tanukitsune

This reporter has never played Monkey Island I pressume?

I hope this hasn't been posted before.... I guess it hasn't because I'm sure it would have make Weekend Destructainment easily! WOW! This guy obviously has never played Monkey Island! I haven't laughed so hard in ages! XD
Aug 24 // Tanukitsune

Battling the Backlog Week 12: Ceville, Shadow Complex, Tales of Monkeys and... more iPhone games?

Sheesh! Thanks to Touch Arcade I find a game one sale before I even have time to try the last one I bought on sale! And I don't mean games like "Bad Fake MMO You Could Play on Facebook" or "Whack a object" game, I mean games...
Aug 20 // Patters

Multiple Discs on current Generation consoles.

So with the announcement that RAGE may ship on two separate discs on the Xbox 360, one for the single player experience and the other for the multiplayer experience, it brings up an argument which so called Sony fanboys have ...
Aug 17 // Tanukitsune

Battling the Backlog Week 11: Banjo Tooie and iPhone game that are rather fun!

Sheesh! I should never have discovered Touch Arcade, I keep seeing mad sales for the iPhone each time I visit it! Lion Pride is probably the first "line" game I've played on the iPhone, it's pretty basic, you drawn lines fro...
Aug 13 // Patters

My Journey With Fighting Games.

I used to love fighters, playing Street fighter 2 at my friends house on his SNES, among others including but not limited to Mortal Kombat. At this point we were pretty at them, not knowing how to perform combos or many moves...
Aug 13 // Tanukitsune

My setup: I like shiny things!

This is where I play EVERYTHING! Since it's an HD monitor it can handle current gen consoles and I have TV adapter so I can play anything retro in a window... And I like plushies... You can see the ones on the printer but ...
Aug 12 // Patters

Gaming Podcasts.

Destructoidís Podtoid OK I thought I would start with the site where I would be posting this. I have only listened to a couple of the episodes of this podcast, so this may not be the best judgement of it. I like the Podcast i...
Aug 10 // Tanukitsune

Battling the Backlog Week 10: I play the "worst" games ever and prove you're spoiled sybarites

The week started with the best game EVER! THE RED RING OF DEATH! HUZZAH! <3 Fortunately, my brother in law barely uses his, but I was almost two days dealing with Microsoft and then then with UPS! Then I finally was ab...
Aug 03 // Patters

Indie Games and me.

I thought I would write an article on a few of the indie games I have played recently. So here it is. Gravity Bone A fantastic, despite ridiculously short first person game. You play as a detective doing missions for an unk...
Aug 03 // Tanukitsune

Battling the Backlog Week 9: Saints Row 2, Eat Lead and the Bogey Man

Saints Row 2 was SOOOOOO MUCH FUN! I never played the first one, so I don't know how much has changed since then, but it seems you where in an explosion and needed surgery, which was the perfect excuse to be able to customiz...
Jul 28 // Patters

Music in Games.

To me this is one of if not the most important aspect in a game (which is not how the game actually plays). Consider it this way, do your favourite games have bad or average soundtracks... No they do not, unless you have no ...
Jul 27 // Patters

Games Journalism, and who is a gamer.

I really don't like numbers for reviews, particularly with most game reviews considering 7 out of 10 an average (I'm not sure but as a Mathematics University student I consider the average is 5). With numerical values I see n...
Jul 27 // Tanukitsune

Battling the Backlog Week 8: Fail n' Fumble, 'Splosions, "Trine" my best and Indie Adventures!

The week started pretty weak... A few of the game I tried kept crashing, like Hellboy: Asylum Seeker, but that game looked pretty mediocre, so I didn't care... Others, like MDK, I realized I had already beaten them before.....

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