Players have agency, and they're not afraid to use it

This week, a piece written by Alfie Bown, author of The PlayStation Dreamworld, was published in The Guardian. The core argument of the piece was that video games inherently, and particularly recently, project far-right tendencies onto play...


Early Access Review: Them's Fightin' Herds

Remember Bronies? Ahahaha! They were people who liked a thing! Wasn't that just hilarious? Indeed, the phenomenon that was My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic was something else. As someone who remembers the My Little Pony craze from its or...


NIS America's online stores suffer severe data breach

NIS America has announced, via email and social media, that their online stores suffered a serious security breach within the last week, leaking the personal data of multiple new accounts to the hackers responsible.The publishers have since...


German ratings board refuses classification for Gal*Gun 2

PQube have announced that their up and coming, erm, love-'em-up(?) sequel, Gal*Gun 2 has been refused classification in Germany, making it illegal for the game to be sold within the country's borders.Gal*Gun 2 (ironically the fourth game in...


BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle producer addresses DLC pricing

Speaking in an interview with Japanese publication Dengeki PlayStation, Producer Toshimichi Mori had various things to say about Arc System Works' upcoming crossover fighter BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle, particularly pertaining to the game's ...


Mercy mess: More nerfs to Overwatch's unstoppable medic

Overwatch's support character Mercy has, once again, received tweaks on the PTR for Blizzard's team-based arena shooter, as the studio constantly juggles the Germanic GP to find her sweet spot in battle.Mercy received a pretty severe overha...


Steam no longer supporting Bitcoin as payment

Effective now, PC gaming platform Steam will no longer be accepting Bitcoin as payment for games and products. The company made the statement in a post yesterday.Although Steam, which provides games and services for millions of users, added...


Capcom details Street Fighter V's upcoming Arcade Mode

Next month sees the release of Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition, with the one-on-one fighter finally receiving the one aspect gamers have been most vocal about since the game's release back in February 2016: an Arcade Mode.Developers Capcom...


Review: Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Do you remember back in 2013, when franchise reboot Wolfenstein: The New Order was first announced? Everyone was furious about the title's marketing campaign, with many gamers taking genuine issue with the gleeful abandon in which the game'...


Review in Progress: Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Despite being blown up by a grenade at point-blank range, as well as being in the firing line of a nuclear space cannon, it looks like good ol' boy B.J. Blazkowicz made it, thanks in no small part to his close-knit family of rag-tag rebel f...


Loot boxes aren't considered gambling, claims ESRB

The first major appearance of loot boxes in the western marketplace was in September 2010, when Valve transitioned Team Fortress 2 from a pay-once model to a free-to-play model. Players could earn "crates" that could be opened with purchasa...


Shadow of War's controversial charity DLC is now free

It was reported last month that Middle Earth: Shadow of War DLC, created to honour a recently-passed developer, would be available for purchase, with the money going to the deceased's family. Things turned sleazy when it was revealed that t...


Reviews   filter by...

Review in Progress: Sea of Thieves"Sailing takes me away"


Pato Box"Featherweight Champ"


Tomb Raider"Not nearly enough rebar through the abdomen"


Jessica Jones (Season 2)"You thought it couldn't get darker?"


Yakuza 6: The Song of Life"The End of a Saga"


Warhammer: Vermintide 2"Bring on the ratmen"


Community Blogs | expand


Quickposts expand | +quickpost


I was afraid I wasnt going to be able to upload anything today (Ive kept up with 1+ video a day for quite a while), so I doshed up something right quick to fill the


My new prison is SHAME! And its made of Damn you cellphone for


Redbubble is having 25% off, buy some of my damn t-shirts

Dennis Carden

Oh, I actually bothered to change my Dtoid profile It was probably in need of a change, and my hair is especially floofy right The latter part is most #SelfieToid, I guess?


I just thought a game with a Nioh vibe but about Now I have a need for it to be

Chris Moyse

Being old is waking up with crippling stomach ache just because you kind pushed slightly too hard on the toilet the night I became so fragile after I hit 30 its like Im made of fucking

Mike Martin

Love Also, Im


Brexit just keeps on giving!



More Previews

Destructoid Originals

More Originals