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Destructoid's E3 2019 Game of the Show is...

Now that E3 2019 is fully in the rear-view mirror and we've had time to rest up and reflect on what we saw at the show, it's come to this: naming a winner. Destructoid's E3 crew settled on a list of a dozen very different video games. Some ...

 
 
 
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God of War has racked up a mighty 10 million total sales

In news that isn't particularly surprising, Sony's God of War has joined the list of PS4 exclusive mega-sellers, having just passed the 10 million sales milestone. This puts the fantasy adventure up there with previous big-hitters The Last ...

 
 
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Epic Games to receive special BAFTA award at E3 2019

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts has announced that they will present developer Epic Games with a BAFTA Special Award at this year's E3 conference, which takes place in Los Angeles next month. The BAFTA will be accepted by Ep...

 
 
 
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Sega's Rieko Kodama to receive Pioneer Award at GDC 2019

Rieko Kodama is widely considered as the first lady of RPGs. Having worked with Sega for nearly 40 years now, Kodama has helped bring to life such series as Phantasy Star, Alex Kidd, and Skies of Arcadia. To say her work is classic is under...

 
 
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Bowsette originator receives trophy from Pixiv and NicoNico

The Bowsette phenomenon kicked off less than half a year ago, but it feels like it's always been with us. It all started when one cartoonist postured what would happen if Bowser donned New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe' Super Crown item. One s...

 
 
 
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These are the best new video game characters from 2018

In a few days, the hellish anal fissure that is 2018 will be over and the almost guaranteed shit-stained nightmare that is 2019 will begin. For gaming, 2019 is exploding right out of the gate as some of the most anticipated games of this ge...

 
 
 
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Destructoid's award for Best Portable Game of 2018 goes to...

The list of nominees for 2018's Best Portable Game award is a solid one. Every title is perfect for those bed-time gaming sessions, arduous work commutes or - best of all - extended bathroom breaks. Thanks to portable gaming, we can always ...

 
 
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Destructoid's award for Best Mobile Game of 2018 goes to...

Setting out by yourself to create your own game is one of the riskiest excursions a creative type can take. That takes guts. It can take years for one person to see their vision through to fruition, and in that time there are challenges tha...

 
 
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Destructoid's award for Best PC Game of 2018 goes to...

Into the Breach leaves nothing to chance, nothing to luck. It tells you exactly what it's going to do, all the while daring you to stop it. And most of the time you can't. How frustrating yet fair. Into the Breach is Subset Games'...

 
 
 
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Destructoid's award for Best PS4 Game of 2018 goes to...

Insomniac Games got so much right with Spider-Man. First and foremost: the swinging. Collectively, we're conditioned to expect Spider-Man to move a certain way as he swings around town, zipping between high-rises like the concrete jungle is...

 
 
 
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Nominees for Destructoid's Best Mobile Game of 2018

In trying to come up with the lede for this year's nominations for Best Mobile Game, I looked to the past and what was written in years prior. A lot of great games have been up for this award before, and while the exact set-up for each...

 
 
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Nominees for Destructoid's Best Portable Game of 2018

When it came time to start going through the nomination process for the Destructoid Game of the Year awards, I honestly wasn't sure if we were going to have a Best Portable category. Both the 3DS and Vita have had good runs, the latter of t...

 
 
 
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Here are all the winners from the 2018 Game Awards

This was supposed to be an awards show, right? Maybe "The Game Awards" is the wrong name for what I just watched. Perhaps "Non-Platform Specific December E3 Keynote-Like Show" would be more apt given that a trailer for a monkey game got mor...

 
 
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Here are Sony's PlayStation Award Winners for 2018

We are right on the cusp of award season as the end of this long, long, long year approaches. Sony Interactive Entertainment Japan Asia are already way ahead of everybody, however, and have dished out their awards for some of the biggest se...

 
 
 
 
 




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Chris Moyse

The week has started Shit’s bad an’ no foolin’ :(

 
PhilKenSebben

Do yall think I could get 2k for my Steam profile? Absolute lowest I could go is

 
TurboKill

Hulk has no time for games

 
TurboKill

Wait, so the auto run feature in Switch games is actually just a defect? I was wondering why the auto run only worked in two

 
Alex Heat

I want to believe in a future where theres a Darkstalkers game that looks as good as Guilty Gear

 
CaimDark Reloaded

Ps4 stopped turning on Its the exact same issue I had 3 months ago that magically fixed I hope Im that lucky I really dont want to buy a new one (or spend nearly as much on repairs) so close to the arrival of the next

 
ScionVyse

Uh oh, Three Houses has I suppose the internet is going to only be spoilers from now

 
chlmera

There is nothing I hate more than driving at night while its raining

 
Kevin Mersereau

My friend sold his Switch (which is lame because now we can’t play games), but he also just gave me his Nintendo account to put on my console, so now I have Octopath, NSMBU Deluxe, The Messenger, Onimusha, and a bunch of other games!!!

 
 

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