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New Opportunities Thanks to Old Friends.

When 9 and 9 meet 9 Hello my fantastic friends. I have had the most interesting and life-filled week ever, and felt that I needed to touch base and share some of it with you all, because if anyone would appreciate it, it...   more

New Opportunities Thanks to Old Friends.


New Music Album: 2AD15 - I / Status of Songs for Gamers Volume IV

Good day, friends. I released a new album earlier that I wanted to share (what else is new!? :p). It's called 2AD15 - I. I suppose it has an odd name if you haven't seen me post before, but since I'm terrible with names,...   more



Contest: My Birthday's Coming Up, But You're the Ones Getting Gifts! Wait, What?

You heard that right folks! My birthday is coming up in the next few days, turning the ripe old age of 26. But while going through my Humble Bundle account recently, I noticed I had a few games that I haven't redeemed, ...   more



The Friendly Gaming Master List - Round 2!

Round 2. FRIENDS! Dear Destructoid Community, Back by popular demand, here is the second iteration of the Friendly Gaming Master List! I've had a handful of people message me in the past little while about the list and u...   more



Weird Comic Tales #1 (SENSATIONAL FIRST ISSUE)

When I was a kid and just getting into comics, my dad let me have all of his comics from when he was a kid. His collection was comprised of a few dozen comics from the early 60s to the late 70s, chiefly made up of DC tit...   more

Weird Comic Tales #1 (SENSATIONAL FIRST ISSUE)


The trouble with sequels...

As much as we all love to see a new IP, there's something reassuring about picking up a sequel to one of your favorite games. There's a lot less mystery, and you generally have a pretty good idea what to expect. After al...   more

The trouble with sequels...


Hello Hyrule: Taking the Wind (Waker) Out of Zelda's Sails

I make no secret of the fact that I love The Legend of Zelda series, nor am I stranger to writing about certain games of the series. Band of Bloggers was created by a trio of rad Dtoiders (Dreamweaver, Fenriff, and...   more

Hello Hyrule: Taking the Wind (Waker) Out of Zelda's Sails


Best $5 Ever Spent!!

About 2 months ago, I was in K-Mart buying new stuff to decorate my house with when I stumbled across the clearance section filled with ps3 games. I'm not even 100% sure why I even bothered to look through them, because ...   more

Best $5 Ever Spent!!


A Look at Video Game Ads of the Past: Nintendo 64 (Part 1)

Hello and welcome back to another round of retro game ads. After a series of ads for the last time, we’re taking a look at its competitor, the Nintendo 64. All of these ads were taken from magazines, the majority...   more



Birthday Games! =D

Happy Birthday Mr. Smithers Yupp yupp yupp! It was my birthday on Friday, March 13th and as of yesterday, I've been able to reap some of the spoils of being old...er. My fiancee and I came to the conclusion that 27 is st...   more



[NVGR] Something I wrote during my darkest time.

Hello, friends. I wanted to write a somewhat personal blog. I used to write a fair amount of these, but I think they're all hidden at the moment (or deleted). I do not consider myself a poet, or a riddle-writer, but one ...   more



My Birthday Wish (Basically Music Promotion :p)

Hello, friends. Today is my 34th Birthday. It falls on a Friday, just as it did when I was born. I always thought that was kind of cool. I haven't posted anything in a while, because I've been kind of tired. The snow has...   more



'Dr. Seuss Draws Boners' and Other Literary Classics

As I mentioned back in my introductory blog, I work at my university’s library as a student worker. I am a senior and will graduate in just two months, heading out into the real world. This will be my fourth full y...   more



A Look at Video Game Ads of the Past: PlayStation

Hello and welcome back to another round of retro game ads. We’ve reached the second half of this series, transitioning into 3D-era games and beyond. Our first stop is the Sony PlayStation, with a range of ads acros...   more

A Look at Video Game Ads of the Past: PlayStation


Band of Bloggers: The Wasteland Recap

Stories From The Apocalypse We made it! It was a gruelling month, but we fought hard against all odds, and we made it through. We battled giant irradiated albino scorpions and Chinese cyborg ninjas, Tanked our way throug...   more



Video Games: stuff that's always annoyed me

They say little things bother little people. I don't know that I agree with that, but I do think there's more than a few things that bother me in gaming. Maybe I've just let things fester more than they should have, but ...   more

Video Games: stuff that's always annoyed me


Sick & Tired of Being Sick & Tired.

It's Not You, It's Me.  Bleh. That pretty much sums up the past couple weeks of my life. Well, actually since about January, but the last two weeks have definitely been exceptionally "Bleh". So I just wanted to...   more



Of Dragon Age and Bunches of Jokers

So not too long ago, I did a post on Xenoblade Chronicles that took a look at its story.  That’s fine and all, but I’m wary of the fact that I didn’t really talk about the gameplay -- which, you k...   more

Of Dragon Age and Bunches of Jokers


Proposed/Planned Games that Need to Exist

For every game that is completed and makes it onto store shelves or digital markets, there are countless others that don’t, for whatever reason. Some are cancelled during development, while others simply don’...   more

Proposed/Planned Games that Need to Exist


My Top 9(ish) Nutcrackers

Я Люблю Вас Всех So I'm a bit late getting to this blog, but between discussing ISIS and wrapping up this month's Band of Bloggers, it's been ...   more



Band of Bloggers: Can the Wasteland Corrupt?

Not Bloody Likely.  Frigging finally. I have been trying to write this blog for the past week and everytime that I have sat down to put...er...fingers to keys, something has needed to be done or sporadically popped ...   more



When I Grow Up, I Want to Be Just Like These Dtoiders

This year, Destructoid is turning nine years old. Can you believe that? I sure can't; it seems like only yesterday I was browsing Dtoid and talking about video games, Queen, and touching other people's butts. Oh wait, th...   more



A Look at Video Game Ads of the Past: Potpourri (1980-1995)

Hello and welcome back, folks. We’ve reached the midpoint in this series and are about to transition into ads for the beginning of the 3D era and beyond, looking at systems like the Playstation and Nintendo 64. But...   more

A Look at Video Game Ads of the Past: Potpourri (1980-1995)


How long does a game need to be? #lengthgate

With all the talk about The Order 1886 being a short game, I couldn't help but want to chime in on my philosophy on how long a game should be. Now this isn't the same as my blog on what makes a game complete. Because I f...   more

How long does a game need to be? #lengthgate


TSG debates International Relations and Gaming on Dtoid...with himself.

(Warning, while not graphic some images may be disturbing)  2 blogs in 2 days. Look at me go, I'm on a roll again! This is going to be a short long one as well, but I had some stuff I wanted to get off my chest...   more



Iím Really Feeling [Meditations on Science and Warfare]!

So Super Smash Bros. is threatening to make me hate Shulk. Some bad experiences made me realize that he’s one of my least favorite characters to go up against.  I’m not about to claim that he’s go...   more

Iím Really Feeling [Meditations on Science and Warfare]!


Band of Bloggers March Ideas & February Reminders

Stories from the Apocalypse Hello friends! We hope that you are all having a blast crafting your own apocalyptic stories in Fallout 3 & New Vegas! As the month is coming to a close, we just wanted to take a mome...   more

Band of Bloggers March Ideas & February Reminders


This is how Destructoid will fall. (sexy pics included)

Dearest filthy perverts, please sit down in a chair. Prepare your cerebellums for maximum Orwellian exposure and tactical informations. We here at Dtoid have lost many comrades. A lesser writer would say we've lost many ...   more



Review: Bacon Club Cheeseburger

    It's time to join the club   When I first heard about Bacon Club Cheeseburger, I was skeptical to say the least. Developer McDonald's is no stranger to anti-consumer practices, and the critically pann...   more

Review: Bacon Club Cheeseburger


I Love Super Mario Galaxy

  "What's your favorite game of all time?" That may sound like a simple question, but it's anything but. Chances are good that some people wouldn't be able to answer the question on the spot, and those who do probab...   more






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