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Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp goes global this week

People in Australia and New Zealand have been enjoying Nintendo's newest mobile game, Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp, for nearly a month now. The rest of the world has had to wait for this ambiguous "late November" release date teased last mo...

 
 
 
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Do Japanese games actually have a shot at The Game Awards?

For most of the games announced yesterday, the 2017 Game Awards have been a long time coming. From the moment The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild hit the Switch, we knew it was a contender. Same goes for Super Mario Odyssey and the...

 
 
 
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Sleep Tight may be the next indie darling on Switch

It’s a thought we’ve all had at least once in our lives. When the lights go out, our bedrooms transform from the sanctuary of play and imagination into a frightening, pitch-black void where anything and everything is coming to g...

 
 
 
 
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Review in Progress: South Park: Phone Destroyer

This past weekend was my first time playing South Park: The Stick of Truth. Getting it as a bonus with my purchase of The Fractured But Whole, I finally decided to give it a shot and ended up beating the entire thing in two sittings. It&rsq...

 
 
 
 

Kevin Spacey Games

Deep in the bowels of the Destructoid Slack, an idea was pitched that had a type of humor right up my alley. Inspired by the other depraved comedians on the internet, the pitch was making games Kevin Spacey would play. Unfortunately, w...

 
 
 
 

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I do not object to the Ace Attorney series coming to Switch

Capcom's support for the Nintendo Switch has been a bit lacking, to say the least. So far it's been nothing but ports of older titles. One might think that is a recipe for disaster, but that's not been the case. Ultra Street Fighter II...

 
 
 
 
 
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Watch the Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Nintendo Direct here

From Breath of the Wild to Arms to Splatoon 2 to Mario + Rabbids to Super Mario Odyssey, the Nintendo Switch is having one hell of a launch year. Nearly every month has seen a game that's a must buy, either from Nintendo...

 
 
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Review: Creeping Terror

When Paranormal Activity became an international blockbuster it ushered in a highly profitable era of B horror films. Since then cineplexes have been inundated with cheaply produced, easily marketable and quickly forgotten horror films. Blu...

 
 
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X-Men Legends is still the greatest Marvel video game

Growing up, watching X-Men was a must for me. As the little porker I was, shunning daylight and exercise for the warm glow of my television set, I never missed an episode. I watched every damn adventure. All 76 of them, even the shitty...

 
 
 
 
 
 
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Should EA make another console Simpsons game?

At the beginning of each year, for the last two years or so, I've searched the web and Wikipedia looking for upcoming game anniversaries the Destructoid staff could write articles about and maybe inspire some great discussion. This year's l...

 
 
 
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Say goodbye to Miiverse with this massive collage

We are just 10 days away from the end of the Miiverse. At 10:00 pm PST on November 7, the service goes dark just a couple days short of its five year anniversary. Starting with the Wii U and spreading to the 3DS just over a year later, the ...

 
 


About CJ Andriessenone of us since 6:56 PM on 10.14.2014

Just what the internet needs, yet another white guy writing about video games.
Full Disclosure: I backed Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night.
 
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