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Contest: Win a pair of tickets to Video Games Live in LA!

Video Games Live is a celebration of all things videogame music. The concert travels the world performing music from our favorite games and it's a concert you need to experience at least once in your life time. The concert is coming to Los...

 
 
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High costs of California to blame for Pandemic closure

Since neither The Lord of the Rings: Conquest or Mercenaries 2: World in Flames were met with warm reception, the Internet seems to have collectively decided that the widespread layoffs at Pandemic and integration into EALA was single-hande...

 
 
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Pre-E3 09: A peek at the Expo as a work in progress

Although E3 proper doesn’t start until this Tuesday, we hoofed it down to the Los Angeles Convention Center to pick up our badges and to see how things were going. With two more days to go until the big event officially starts, the sh...

 
 
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Move over, Mama: Activision announces Science Papa

I knew it. I knew someone was listening. Right after Majesco trademarked Babysitting Mama, I joked around and said that someone should make a male version of the game. And then Activision announces Science Papa for Wii and DS. I'm so influe...

 
 
 
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E3 2008: Destructoid's horror stories

The general consensus is that the 2008 E3 Business and Media Summit sucked. And everyone you asked had their own reasons to say so. Some took issue with the ghost town of a convention hall, which seemed lifeless compared to previous events....

 
 
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STFUAJPG: IDG 'thrilled' with E For All attendance

Poke around on the Internet, and you'll see a lot of videogaming Web sites throwing a negative spin on E for All's inaugural year. A few bloggers and journalists snapped a few photos of what appeared to be an empty Los Angeles convention ce...

 
 
 
 
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Mega64 mega-update: premiere screening and DVD

Mega64 (remember their 'greatest skit ever'?) has updated their news page with a big fatty chunk of news, some new announcements, and some event attendance reminders. Oh, and this, if you dig that kind of thing. Their new DVD, &quo...

 
 
 
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MI-6 Conference 2007: The early sessions

Yesterday marked the first day of the MI-6 video game marketing conference held at the Grand Hyatt in San Francisco. The niche event was formed by a trade group "designed to support the video game industry's marketers and related ...

 
 
 
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Happy birthday to G4 TV's Zach Selwyn

Look, I drink......and from time to time I have the luck of meeting some great people in the industry. Aside from my chance meeting with Jesus at a bar in Denver, Zach Selwyn is one of the nicest people I have met yet. We got...

 
 
 
 
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E for All Expo: Get in the VIP Areaaaa

Got plans for October? Besides scaring little boys and girls in a robot helmet, Destructoid will be hanging out at E for All in LA for the four days of the show ... plus an extra 7 hours of earlybird gaming for breakfast (over a four-day ...

 
 
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New Mass Effect Xbox 360 screenies

Wanted: Demoralized lanky dog-named man capable of breathing in space while battling hostile vegan aliens in a wantonly landscaped world where everything is covered in a revolutionary next-gen non-slip Turtle Wax. Skills required: Pew! Pew...

 
 
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Destructoid: The Italian Restaurant

Diversification is important for a growing gaming business, as is stockpiling marinara sauce and not making offensive Mario impressions when Italian people visit. This is why we broke in a local Bucca De Beppo and completely vandalized the...

 
 
 
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A Destructoid virgin does it for the first time

Now that I have been officially “beaten in” by the Destructoid gang, I just wanted to introduce myself -- I am resident nOOb, Chad! I would shake all of your hands, but I am not sure where they have been. Sorry. While I go get s...

 
 
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GamePro Expo now renamed to much lamer E for All Expo

Leave it to sub-par gaming mag GamePro to pick and change the name of an already awkwardly-named GamePro Expo to the even shattier moniker of Entertainment for All Expo -- or as the cool kids call it, E for All Expo. Couldn't they have...

 
 
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Weekend Lost Planet Photoshop contest

Destructoid has four more free copies of Lost Planet: Extreme Condition to give away, and we're giving all of them to our best Photoshoppers. All you have to do is get creative with a few of the screenshots. Rules: Using BB code, embed...

 
 
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Lost Planet Giveaway #3 -- 2 copies! Go!

As you may have heard, we are giving away free copies of Lost Planet on the Xbox 360 all week long. Today we're giving away another 2: Here's how you win your free copy:1) One winner for the guy that answer this question correctly: ...

 
 
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San Fran's PS3 launch: MEGA COVERAGE

San Francisco is home to the Sony PlayStation store, and for last two days it has also been home to something else: the hardcore. Over 750 people were lined up and waiting outside the Metreon when the PlayStation store started its midnight ...

 
 




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RiffRaff

Posted about my album of the decade on my social C/P of it is in the Whats your album of the decade?

 
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All gather round the #Cursedmas toilet and go a NSFW NSFL!!!

 
Chris Moyse

Took a polling station selfie, hated my face as usual, hit the filters, and suddenly it looks like an election where I voted for Tim

 
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Vesalius

Happy birthday, Lex! I was going to post a gif from the sci-fi series Lexx for you, but I couldn’t decide on which phallic spaceship gif to you get the other Lex, and not Have fun!

 
dephoenix

So the Sonic movie is doing a promotional deal with Build-A-Bear? Could you imagine if theyd have stuck with the original design? Pure, unadulterated dark

 
sp testure

EDIT: I might have been a little Hasty there, I think theres a bug in Torchlight 2 that when you start a new hardcore character whatever is in your shared stash will be Like a requires more

 
Anthony Marzano

Can I just say that I love that I have the ability to play SWAT in Reach again? Where the name of the game

 
Dr Mel

Very rarely I find a youtube comment that ISNT just a barf-job of some overused joke, but heres one of them: Carlin is invoked by countless politically incorrect persons (the politically-correct term for fucking assholes)

 
Operative20

Aww man, Crystal Chronicles got delayed to summer Thats such a bummer, but as long as its all good when it does launch, I can wait

 
 

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