Gaming News, Game Reviews, Game Trailers, Tech News

dtoid   |   japanator   |   flixist   |   tomopop   |   store


 
 
 





 photo
8===D

Pew! Pew! Preview!: Alone in the Dark

Impatiently lurking with bated, fetidly undead breath, Atari's upcoming game Alone in the Dark has a June 24th release that will launch it into 2008 as the first blockbuster survival horror game of the year. This Monday, Atari previewed the...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Bay to Breakers: Drunken Cosplay at its finest

Once a year in the good city of San Francisco, the main streets shut down and surrender themselves to throngs of residents for the epic Bay to Breakers marathon. While the brave few run the track from the San Francisco Bay to the Pacific Oc...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Art Attack Friday: Mujia Liao

This week's Art Attack Friday artist articulates most of her love for the line of signature Square Enix characters. Mujia Liao (aka yukikominazuki) is a Canadian animator with a pro handle at injecting voluminous color in her work. Commited...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Konami Gamer's Night '08: Silent Hill: Homecoming

Following the unexpected announcement of Konami's new music game, Rock Revolution, the projection screen faded from the candy-colored lights of the concert stage and transitioned to the glowing embers of the title Silent Hill: Homecoming. ...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Konami Gamer's Night '08: Rock Revolution

Given the historical relationship Konami has had with rhythm and music games in the past, it's no wonder that they're looking for ways to earn back the fame that games like Guitar Hero and Rock Band usurped from them. Like every little boy...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Konami Gamer's Night '08: Metal Gear Solid 4

When it seemed as though the collective sweat in the heated presentation hall had permanently bonded throes of gaming journalists to their seats, the one and only Hideo Kojima took to the stage to present the gem of Konami's Gamer's Night, ...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Run like a raptor! Pixeljam Games' Dino Run released

With all the hullabaloo whip-lashing around the recent release of GTA IV, it's a ripe opportunity to step back from the moral challenges of modern gaming and into to a time when gaming was primal. A time when pastures of velociraptors flour...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Art Attack Friday: nemurism

Here we go with this week's Art Attack Friday. Since I know you all have been desperately craving a fix of hard-core StarFox fanart, I offer you the work of nemurism to satiate your needs. Nemurism's extensive collection of fan artwork not ...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Art Attack Friday: Minus 8

It's spring, everyone, and if you haven't been floating through the fragrant scent of cherry blossoms or frolicking through the sun-soaked streets of New York City in eager anticipation of Karaoke-fest 2008 with NY Comic Con Destructoid att...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Pew! Pew! Preview!: Fallout 3 (Part II)

The celestial seasons seem to troll by for the diehard Fallout franchise fan waiting impatiently for a sequel. While there was Nick's preview of Fallout 3 back in July and a more recent mention of a potential 200 plus endings (now 500-plus,...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Art Attack Friday: Scabrouspencil

Illustrator scabrouspencil (aka Kenneth) is this week's featured artist for Art Attack Friday, fixating a bold array of linework and sturdy color on the front page. While his fuller body of work ranges between concept art and various odes t...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

And the gamers who play them: Girl Gamers

For this month's musing I chose to digest the sub-culture of 'Girl Gamers' that has managed to quickly surface alongside the increased popularity of gaming in the mass media. So to avoid any confusion, the term 'Girl Gamers' is intended to ...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Art Attack Friday: hoyhoykung

This week's AAF artist is an incredible digital painter from Thailand who calls himself hoyhoykung. Although his deviantArt gallery may not be as expansive as some of our previously featured artists, in this instance, the lack of quantity i...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Art Attack Friday: Dapper Dan

In the modern lull of game-related Saturday morning cartoons, I sometimes find myself consumed in day dreams littered with cartoon-likenesses of Mario, Link, and all of their good friends and foes of ages past. Streaming out in full colored...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Art Attack Friday: ChemicalAlia

ChemicalAlia knows no limitations when it comes to the dimension and iteration of her fan art. Ranging from high-color bubbly renditions of Mario characters to the curious pursuit of injecting Knuckles in an homage to Caravaggio's Bacchus, ...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Art Attack Friday: Jon Sommariva

The pumped up work of Jon Sommariva graces the front page for this week's Art Attack Friday. A straight-forward comic artist at heart, Sommariva (aka *Red-J on DeviantArt) conveys his characters in the guise of wide-eyed, rough-cut, ready t...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Art Attack Friday: Tobias Kwan

This week's featured AAF artist is a young talent by the name of Tobias Kwan. Kwan delivers an artist's blow to the digital screen with energized mixes of contrasting textures and colors. This stunning effect results in full-bodied work tha...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Art Attack Friday: Robert Kim

From time to time I will pledge my fangirlism through bouts of loopy line work and casual cross-hatching, efforts which result in what I typically consider to be mini works made entirely of win and awesome. These self-proclaimed masterpiece...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Art Attack Friday: ~RDCarneiro

Chibi-faced renditions of timeless videogame icons may always be super-kawaii, but frankly the cute overload factor just isn't enough in this day and age to distinguish one choad sized Link from the next. While sixteen year old ~RDCarneiro ...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Art Attack Friday: Atomictoy

It's certain that the most creatively designed games have a tendency to lovingly burn their image deep into our play experience. In some instances it's a stunning scene in an FMV that will override our memory, while in other cases it's the ...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Rock Band characters are the new Miis, this time with more cowbell

When the Wii debuted a year ago, Nintendo put an entirely new demographic of gamers' undergarments in a twist over the simple yet extremely customizable Miis. The Miis were revolutionary to this extent, providing a basic and easy to use int...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Happy Ninja Day: Hands-on with Ninja Reflex for the Wii

As if there isn't already enough Ninja related material on deck today, I've got more folks! The fellows over at Electronic Arts decided that Ninja Day wasn't soon enough. So in the spirit of impatient celebration, they debuted their new gam...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Art Attack Friday: CiztizenWolfie

With razor-sharp line work rendered boldly and un-apologetically, CitizenWolfie (aka Dennis Davies) taps into a hybrid style that's forcefully pleasing. Teetering between the edge of character art and comic book illustration, he extracts th...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Destructoid Song Contest: One Rock Band for one Winner!

The Destructoid song contest closed it's doors yesterday evening after collecting a multitude of song entries that were eager to please. It was a triumph, and it would be negligent for me not to make a note here that it was also, a huge suc...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Destructoid Theme Song Contest: the end is nigh!

Those of you fortunate enough to be on the coast farthest from me (that would be, the East coast) could quite possibly be sitting pretty, already clamoring away at Mississippi Queen and lucidly basking in the high-def glow of your personal...   read

 
 
TiffFeatured blogger

 


 


Reviews   filter by...

Hitman: Colorado"LET'S GO DENVER"

 

Forza Horizon 3"Crocodile Dandy"

 

Sonic Boom: Fire & Ice"Speeding into obscurity"

 

PowerA Fusion Controller for Xbox One"More buttons, more sticks, less money"

 

River City: Tokyo Rumble"Kickin' ass and takin' coins"

 
More ReviewsGame Trailers
 


 


Not in stores: Upcoming games

More Previews
 

Destructoid Originals

More Originals
 
 

Community expand | +quickpost

taterchimp

Learning to program games makes me kind of sad, in a dumb You dont have 255 You have infinite missiles until the counter says you have Its not the same once you peel back the

 
Gamemaniac3434

Darkest Dungeon on Vita is gorgeous and just a Looking forward to losing hours on this depressing little

 
Shinta

Still havent put down DQ: Builders I think Ive played this demo for 5 hours just building up my There doesnt appear to be much restriction on height as I have this giant 5 story giant castle going Tunnel system underneath with

 
Osc

Tropical tune that grows on I especially like the ending Wyclef, Sash Mari - My Girl

 
Heat

yeah, thank you very much Digimon Tri for making me weep like a baby in from of my Why, of all of them, has to be Patamon??? WHY!?

 
Torchman

Friendly reminder to

 
Michformer

Lordy Lord, The Imitation Game truly tugged at my I just love the fact that it demonstrates how one can embrace their idiosyncrasies and peculiar ideas to achieve the Just goes to show why we shouldnt be afraid to be

 
Fuzunga

My copy of Burnout Revenge arrived I cant play it though since Im still at a Oh well, guess Ill just play some Burnout Dominator!

 
Chris Bradshaw

Holy My fucking heart!

 
King Kaiser

Taiwan continues to be the only country that out-Japans This is from the Kaohsiung metro, which has adopted moe mascots called the KRT

 

Blogs | expand

 

WTF IS DESTRUCTOID? 10 years of pants optional Free Download

Stats