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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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TIFF 2018 winners announced

It’s the moment all of Toronto (well, Film Twitter at least) has been waiting for: Toronto International Film Festival has announced its winners. The festival, which ran between 5-15 September, has seen the world premieres of the la...

 
 




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