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Jul 31 // Chris Carter

More signs point to a 2016 delay for Mighty No. 9

Mighty No[t the concept art] 9 isn't in the best spot right now. All week we've been hearing rumors of a delay into 2016, and I declined to really comment on it until I had done some digging. I can now confirm throu...
Jul 31 // Chris Carter

Check out some brief new Monster Hunter X footage

This flashy Monster Hunter X video gives us a quick look at some of the new monsters in tow, as well as a bit of gameplay. While brief, it does a decent job of showing off a ton of creatures, in addition to some interes...
Jul 31 // Chris Carter

Review: Etrian Odyssey 2 Untold: The Fafnir Knight

It sounds crazy, but 2008 was a long time ago. That's when Etrian Odyssey II was first released for the Nintendo DS, and seven years later, Atlus has decided to bring it to a new audience with The Fafnir Knight. While a few of the advancements from later games don't translate perfectly, it's still a worthwhile dungeon romp, and another great entry in this storied series.
Jul 31 // Chris Carter

Astral Breakers, a competitive puzzler on Wii U, looks pretty neat

Astral Breakers kind of surprised me, as I hadn't heard about it before today. It will be released for the Wii U eShop next week, and it looks like a cool little competitive puzzle game, much like Puzzle Fighter. It'll s...
Jul 31 // Chris Carter

Klei announces new expansion for Don't Starve, 'Shipwrecked'

Klei has announced the third expansion for Don't Starve, following Reign of Giants and Together -- Shipwrecked. It's coming this fall, with new playable characters, areas, seasonal effects, and creatures, and is de...
Jul 31 // Chris Carter

Red Ash Kickstarter loses roughly $4,000 since publisher announcement, stretch goals revealed

Recently, it was revealed that the Red Ash project, a callback to Mega Man Legends, had already secured a publisher mid-Kickstarter campaign. The game is being made. Now, the Kickstarter is solely for "extra" funds and c...
Jul 31 // Chris Carter

Final Fantasy Explorers arriving west in January

Final Fantasy Explorers looks intriguing -- like Square Enix's take on Phantasy Star Online. Thankfully, the publisher has just announced this week that it will be headed west, specifically on January 26 in the US, and ...
Jul 31 // Chris Carter

Resident Evil HD team already presenting Resident Evil 2 remake to Capcom

This theoretical Resident Evil 2 remake project is starting to possibly take form this week. After asking fans what they would want to see out of the remake, Capcom R&D Division 1 once again took to Facebook to ...
Jul 31 // Chris Carter

How do you feel about Ubisoft's ZombiU and the current-gen remake?

I'm kind of apathetic towards this new ZombiU re-release on PC, PS4 and Xbox One. I remember playing the game for the first time at a preview event, and being generally blown away by the Wii U GamePad's comfort factor wi...
Jul 31 // Chris Carter

Playing as Alfred in Batman: Arkham Knight is just as funny as you'd expect

The same folks who brought us the Batman: Arkham Knight Halloween Easter egg video have uncovered a way to mod Alfred into the game in playable form. This video showcases some of the best moments in the game, most of which a...
Jul 31 // Chris Carter

Review: Angry Birds 2

As I've said a million times in the past, I have no real problem with the original Angry Birds and the initial string of sequels. Yes, it was a derivative of Crush the Castle, but Banjo-Kazooie was a derivative of M...
Jul 31 // Chris Carter

Team17 is busy: Two new Worms games announced

Wow, Team17 has a lot on its plate! In addition to helping with the production of Yooka-Laylee, it looks like it has two more Worms games in the works. The first is called Worms WMD, and will feature a new 2D cartoo...
Jul 31 // Chris Carter

Kidrobot's Mega Man toy collection finally dated, priced

After a nebulous "summer" release date for the Mega Man Kidrobot toy line, we now know some final details. They will be released on August 4, with individual boxes to go for $5.99, and complete sets will run you $49.99. ...
Jul 30 // Chris Carter

Nintendo Download: Kirby's Return to Dreamland Wii U

While the last few months haven't been particularly exciting for the eShop, Nintendo decided to bring out the big guns today. On Wii U we have Badland: Game of the Year Edition, Xeodrifter (with Cross-Buy for 3DS), Kirby Sque...
Jul 30 // Chris Carter

Capcom wants to know if you want Resident Evil 2 HD, you should say yes

I remember exactly where I was when I played the first four entries of the Resident Evil series. The second game in particular was memorable, as I played it with a friend in my neighborhood for days on end, and we invented va...
Jul 29 // Chris Carter

Inafune's Red Ash is now being funded by FUZE, Kickstarter is for 'more content'

Well, it looks like businessman Inafune did some business things, as the Red Ash Kickstarter, which looks like it wasn't going to make it, has secured outside funding. It will be published by the Chinese digital entertainment...
Jul 29 // Chris Carter

Rhythm Thief on iOS is getting shut down this September

Rhythm Thief & The Paris Caper is the latest casualty of war in Sega's efforts to purge its mobile catalog for quality concerns. As of today nothing may be purchased within the app, and on September 28, 2015, it will be c...
Jul 29 // Chris Carter

What's your favorite game from Rare Replay?

I got my hands on Rare Replay, and I've been playing it quite a bit for our review next week. It's crazy how addicting Blast Corps is, as I just completed it earlier this year on my N64, and was enticed to beat it y...
Jul 29 // Chris Carter

Blizzard enacts Stimpack XP bonus for new Heroes of the Storm players this week

If you're a new player who logs into Heroes of the Storm from now until August 4, you'll earn a seven day Stimpack bonus for your troubles. In essence, it's an XP boost, which is augmented on a bonus for having a friend in yo...
Jul 28 // Chris Carter

King's Quest developer talks silent film influences, possible Wii U port

As you could probably tell from my review, I was blown away by King's Quest: A Knight to Remember. I went in with very little in terms of expectations and at the end of it, I was looking at a Game of the Year contender. Spurr...
Jul 28 // Chris Carter

Review: King's Quest: A Knight To Remember

Not all revivals or remakes instill a sense of nostalgia within me. For instance, if we ever got that sequel to Kabuki Quantum Fighter we were promised in the original's credits, I wouldn't be all that excited. But King'...
Jul 28 // Chris Carter

This full color Blanka doll sure looks cool, will likely be super expensive

Pop Culture Shock has revealed the design for their upcoming Blanka statue, and it actually looks pretty great. There's no pre-order page or pricepoint set, but they also have E. Honda, Oro, and Vega statues for sal...
Jul 28 // Chris Carter

Review: N++

I don't think anyone could have predicted to success of the original N+. I was sitting around my dorm, playing Devil May Cry 3 for the billionth time, and my friend came in and said "dude, you have to play this game." It...
Jul 28 // Chris Carter

Square Enix CEO on Tomb Raider exclusivity: 'It wasn't an easy decision'

Finally! We now know the exact details on the Rise of the Tomb Raider exclusivity deal that Microsoft worked out with Square Enix -- it took them long enough. But even with this information, the backlash that began with ...
Jul 28 // Chris Carter

Final Fantasy Type-0 HD will have DOTA 2 bonuses, 'exclusive loading screen' on PC

There is a fifth dimension beyond that which is known to man. It is a dimension as vast as space and as timeless as infinity. It is the middle ground between light and shadow, between science and superstition, and it lies bet...
Jul 28 // Chris Carter

Mafia 3 confirmed by 2K Games, to be revealed at gamescom

This year at gamescom, we'll see the worldwide announcement trailer (to be released here on August 5) for Mafia 3, which 2K Games just revealed this morning. We basically knew a sequel was coming by way of multiple rumors ove...
Jul 27 // Chris Carter

Review: Adventure Time Puzzle Quest

I have a love-hate relationship with Adventure Time. In recent years, there hasn't been much in the way of consistent character development or advancement of the core plot, outside of a select few instances per season. Yet, I...
Jul 27 // Chris Carter

The Psycho-Pass game is getting an English version this fall

If you're a fan of Psycho-Pass, you might be interested to hear that the upcoming Xbox One game will be getting English and Chinese versions later this year. Evidently 5pb will provide translations, which can be played by way...
Jul 27 // Chris Carter

Ouya CEO Julie Uhrman has left the company, confirms Razer buyout

[Update: Razer has confirmed to Destructoid that it has acquired OUYA’s software assets, including its "content catalog and online retail platform." The deal was closed on June 12, 2015. The OUYA store will eventua...
Jul 27 // Chris Carter

Dragon Quest XI leaked before tomorrow's reveal

Tomorrow, Square Enix was set to reveal some Dragon Quest related news at a special press conference, but Gematsu has uncovered some early assets uploaded to the Dragon Quest site that spill the beans. For one, Dragon Quest X...

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