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Apr 24 // taterchimp

Just the Tips: Killing Floor 2 Early Access

First off, I am amazed that ‘Just the Tip” or “Just the Tips” isn’t what the ‘series’ is called on the front page.  It was a huge missed opportunity for a great dick joke. ...
Apr 22 // taterchimp

Reigniting my way Through Dark Souls 2

I’m going to let you guys in on a rather public secret of mine:  I love Dark Souls.  I put about 300 hours into the game, and made quite a few concept runs - my favorite of which has to be beating the gam...
Mar 19 // Ben Davis

Bbain's Jukebox: It's about to get gay in here!

Hello everyone! I'm in kind of a silly mood, so I decided to do another jukebox blog (which Shade was kind enough to keep alive!) with one of the more random themes I've been considering. I was listening to one of these...
Mar 15 // taterchimp

taterchimp's semi sober personal blog (NVGR)

Hey Destructoid.  In the 9 years...wow, 9 years, really?  Nice.  In the 9 years that I have known you, one of my favorite community blog things was always the dude who would jam out a drunen blog.  I ...
Jan 27 // taterchimp

I beat Mercenary Kings out of Spite

Mercenary King’s is a bullshit game made by people with their heads up their asses.  Every ten minutes there is some glaring flaw that should have been caught by someone who had half a brain.  And I&rsquo...
Jan 13 // Ben Davis

Super special announcement from bbain!

Hello everyone! I have some wonderful news to announce. Yesterday, Jordan Devore made me an official member of the Destructoid team! I'm all black and white now! Well, I guess Balrog has always been kinda black and white...
Dec 31 // taterchimp

2014 was an awesome year for gaming: My Completed Games

Depending on who you ask, 2014 was either a wonderful year or a terrible year for gaming.  My opinion?  It was awesome.  I created the list below, along with a few notes, of every game I completed during t...
Dec 24 // Ben Davis

I got some really cool Christmas gifts this year!

Merry Christmas, Destructoid! My family celebrated Christmas a little early this year, and I got a bunch of really cool gifts and things that I wanted to share with you all. The first two things weren't actually gifts; j...
Dec 22 // Ben Davis

Bbain's 2014 gaming awards!

Hello everyone! 2014 was a great year for me as far as gaming went. There were so many awesome games I played this year, that I couldn't bring myself to pick only 10 games to talk about. So this year, I decided to forgo ...
Dec 05 // Ben Davis

Let's keep enhancing the Pokemon series!

I played a ton of Pokemon Alpha Sapphire this week, and it's quickly become my favorite Pokemon game ever! I've been loving the changes they've been making to the Pokemon games with X/Y and OR/AS. They've been adding wa...
Nov 24 // Ben Davis

Bbain's belated birthday blog + Quick thoughts on Smash Bros. and Pokemon!

Hello everyone! I meant to make a post on my actual birthday (November 22nd), but then video games happened, and I couldn't stop playing them. I am speaking of Super Smash Bros. for Wii U and Pokemon Alpha Sapphire, of ...
Oct 19 // Ben Davis

Gotta find 'em all! The simple joy of an in-game collection

Sometimes I find myself thinking a lot about the little things in video games, things that other people might overlook completely, yet somehow, they stand out to me as something particularly unique and intriguing. One s...
Sep 29 // Ben Davis

B-b-bain calls d-d-dibs on Dedede!

I like to try using as many different characters as I can when playing Smash. I usually rotate through a rather large list of characters, including Lucas, Ness, Diddy Kong, Bowser, Wario, Olimar, Ice Climbers, Jigglypuff...
Aug 22 // taterchimp

Taterchimp's Streamtoid: Season 2 Vote

As many of you may know, Streamtoid is back, alive and well!! †As mentioned each week, I am streaming Mondays at 6-8 central time, and would love to have people join me. †The past two streams have been starting, and getting c...
Aug 21 // Ben Davis

Bbain's Jukebox: Final boss

Boss music is often the most thrilling, intense music found on a video game soundtrack. Then there is the final boss music, which takes things to the extreme, highlighting the climactic action of a game. Everyone has their fa...
Aug 17 // taterchimp

Some Love for Warhammer 40k: Space Marine

Space Marine is a masterpiece. †There, I said it. †I even kind of mean it. †I played it recently and remembered just how much I loved the game, and how sad it makes me to know that THQ isnít getting a second shot at the IP. †...
Jul 24 // Ben Davis

Bbain's Jukebox: Western

The past few weeks, I've been playing Wild Arms. It's a pretty solid fantasy RPG, but what drew me to the game in the first place was its western theme. Much of the game seems to be tenuously related to the western genre at b...
Jul 21 // taterchimp

Wii U Storage Solutions

Hey there, champ, hows it going? †Are you enjoying that fresh Wii U? †Have it all loaded up with games and their save files, got your free promotional game from Club Nintendo annual rewards and from the Mario Kart promotion? ...
Jul 15 // Ben Davis

Tomb Raider is actually a survival horror game

Confession time: I've only ever played one video game which is considered a part of the survival horror genre, that game being Amnesia. I've never played any Resident Evils, or Silent Hills, or Fatal Frames, or Dead Spaces, o...
Jul 15 // taterchimp

Raging Chart On: The Vocal Minority (Sort of VGR)

This Raging Chart On actually doesnít have much in the way of math, or charts. †Depending on how you look at it, it either has the least data or the most data for any of the series. †In any event, this focuses on the vocal mi...
Jul 10 // Ben Davis

Bbain's Jukebox: Happiness

Hello everyone! If you've been following my presence here on the site, you've probably noticed that I really enjoy video game soundtracks. I talk about them a lot, and these days I actually tend to listen to video game music ...
Jun 11 // Elsa

So, you want to be my friend...

So... if you met me at a party would you walk up and hand me a picture of lesbian porn?† I don't really care if you're female, or if you're gay, but you might want to introduce yourself first and say "hi", before giving me ...
May 08 // Elsa

10 reasons why Elsa is always right...

1.† If you're a male, you're wrong.† One thing I've learned from gaming media in recent years is that being a woman makes me always right.† Apparently I lack "privilege" even though I'm a middle class white woman with a n...
May 03 // taterchimp

10 Things About Taterchimp

Hey, I actually had the motivation to get in on one of these while they were pseudo-relevant! 1. †I have probably been on DToid longer than you People like it when you gloat right off the bat, right? †Well, I am figuring it...
Apr 17 // taterchimp

5 Drinks Worth Drinking (NVGR)

So recently I was put on some medications that made it so I couldnít drink, so I decided to do the next best thing and fantasize about drinking! †I like to be a thorn in some bartenderís sides by asking for some kind of stran...
Apr 14 // Ben Davis

GaymerX brings out the worst in the Dtoid community

The articles that Destructoid has run recently about GaymerX have made me kind of sad and worried about the current community. The articles themselves are great, mind you. The staff is clearly welcoming of people from all w...
Feb 18 // taterchimp

Blindly Exploring La Mulana

During one of the Steam sales, I decided to pick up a game that had some good buzz, but I knew almost nothing about: †La Mulana. †I know it is supposed to be a hard as nails, oldschool experience, and I am totally down for th...
Feb 12 // taterchimp

Shortblog: Dark Souls Preorder Changes Nothing

In a sentence that will surprise no one, I absolutely love Dark Souls. †It is my most played game of...ever. †On PC alone, I have put in 120 hours, after putting in nearly 200 on XBox. †I know that doesnít sound like a lot co...
Feb 04 // taterchimp

Raging Chart On: Player Ratings

Yeah, I'm starting a blog with Fiddler on the Roof. †Don't like it? †There's the door. A lot of my previous chart ons have focused on mechanics found inside of games, but today, I decided to go into something else behind th...
Jan 30 // taterchimp

Raging Chart On: Psuedo Random Distribution

I was going to ask a friend of mine if he thought that todayís topic would be interesting, then I remembered that interesting is highly subjective. †Many people couldnít care less about how and why a game works than if a game...

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