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Sterling Lyons, better known in some circles as "Aiayla", is an avid videogame player of all genres. From Genesis, to Playstation, to PC, Aiayla does it all. League of Legends, and other PC and MMO games remain the current focus of not just time, but also contribution to Destructoid.
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10:00 PM on 11.15.2011

Classes, War of the Immortals, and YOU!

War of the Immortals is a free-to-play action MMORPG from Perfect World Entertainment that recently launched into a closed beta. While information was somewhat sparse leading up to this, Perfect World has released a trailer ...

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9:00 PM on 11.03.2011

Preview: Blacklight: Retribution

Blacklight: Tango Down was a lightweight, budget-priced first-person shooter that sought to offer a full-budget experience. It fell short of expectations, but the free-to-play sequel has started to make a showing recently. I got to put my hands on the game and see how the offering is shaping up so far.

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8:30 PM on 10.27.2011

Natasha brings the firepower to Rusty Hearts

I've been enjoying Rusty Hearts greatly since it launched as an open beta. It's a bit repetitive, but I have been finding it to be lots of fun regardless. My biggest concern was the lack of content at launch, and the frequen...

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7:00 PM on 10.20.2011

Second Blacklight: Retribution dev diary talks tech

It's been a little while since the last Blacklight: Retribution developer diary video was released. Today, the team is back, and still sounding as excited as ever in a new installment. They discuss not only the technology be...

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11:00 PM on 10.19.2011

League of Legends' Graves patch brings the change

Riot Games is always good about keeping League of Legends up to date, adding new modes and characters, as well as balancing items and current combatants. Today is no different with a rather significant patch to th...

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9:30 PM on 10.12.2011

Impressions: Rusty Hearts open beta

It's been a little while since we last talked about Perfect World's free-to-play MMO beat-'em-up/hack-'n-slash game Rusty Hearts. Now though, a couple of months later, it's been released in an open beta format, but has it kep...

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11:30 PM on 10.01.2011

Saints Row: The Third PC is NOT scheduled for delay

On September the 30th, THQ and Volition confirmed that the PC version of Saints Row: The Third is scheduled to release when they said it would. It's wonderful to hear that even PC enthusiasts will not have to wait any longer ...

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3:00 PM on 09.25.2011

Hands-on with the League of Legends: Dominion beta

This week, Riot Games announced that it would be starting a limited-run beta session for the upcoming League of Legends mode, Dominion, during off-peak gameplay hours. I've gotten to experience this new mode during one of the...

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4:30 PM on 09.20.2011

Futuremark taking sign-ups for Unstoppable Gorg beta

September 20th, 2011 -- A spacewire transmission is sent out of Helsinki, Finland. Futuremark Games Studios is seeking PC gamers to help beta test its new game Unstoppable Gorg. The game is a "thrilling space defense game in...

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10:30 PM on 09.19.2011

Blacklight Retribution dev diary shows the excited team

I remember picking up the original Blacklight, subtitled Tango Down, and thought it had some neat ideas to it, but that it could use a bit more to it. Thankfully, the guys from Zombie Studios are back, and talking their free...

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9:30 PM on 09.15.2011

Nostalgia: Runscape Classic opens for one last time

RuneScape was always a game that I heard loads about, but never actually got into myself. The early 2000s were a time before I truly got to discover the wondrous medium that was PC gaming. Also being poor and not ac...

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3:00 PM on 09.14.2011

Rusty Hearts open beta is live, has launch events

Today, Rusty Hearts -- the free-to-play hack 'n' slash MMORPG from Perfect World Entertainment -- officially relaunches in its open beta state. The game is now available for anyone to download and play.  To celebrate th...

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1:00 AM on 09.14.2011

Season one of League of Legends finishes with new patch

League of Legends has a funny definition of a "season." It's now the 61st week in, and season one of the ranked games can now come to a close. This means that over the coming few weeks, the majority of player ELO rankings wi...

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7:30 PM on 09.07.2011

More game than throne in A Game of Thrones - Genesis pics

I can't really say I'm too familiar with the A Song of Ice and Fire series. I haven't read the books, nor have I watched the HBO series. I've heard a lot of buzz about the whole series recently though...

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3:00 AM on 09.07.2011

Rusty Hearts open beta release date announced

Rusty Hearts from Perfect World Entertainment has been in closed beta testing for a little while now. It rolled out on on July 27th, and now it will be moving to the next stage on September 13th. To prepare for this, the game...

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5:15 PM on 09.06.2011

Beautiful cityscapes shown in new Cities XL 2012 images

The original Cities XL was a game that intrigued me back when it first came out, though very little was gonna drag me away from the high point of city building simulation games, Sim City 2000. It had all the number crunching ...

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