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How to help Haiti if you're a gamer

If you turned off the videogames for a second over the past week you've probably heard of the massive earthquake that hit Haiti, destroying most of the structures in the country, killing thousands and leaving even more homeless and starving...   read


Harry Potter's Daniel Radcliffe says videogames helped him overcome obstacles

For every person that's on the rampage about the horrors of videogames, there seems to be another than claims that they have played an essential role in his or her life. Take Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe for example, who mentioned in ...   read


Zelda Marathon in progress, do your part to help a good cause

It looks like those big-hearted guys and girls who helped raise close to $12,000 dollars for the Child's Play charity last month with the Mario Marathon are at it again.This time, they've teamed up with Cameron Banga and the Four48 Team, wi...   read


Study shows that gamers are not shy nerds

Though you all were already totally aware, it seems that the rest of the world is finally finding out that their image of the stereotypical gamer is mostly incorrect. Gamers aren't the shy, lonely geeks they think us to be. An Australian st...   read


Karmic retribution: Fox psychologist gets a taste of her own ignorant medicine

Most of you by now should be familiar with Cooper Lawrence, the smug psychologist who grinned and giggled while slandering BioWare's Mass Effect for content she had neither witnessed nor indeed, had any experience with firsthand. Well, it s...   read


Oliver Stone vs. Gamespot in JFG

Remember cashwh0re? Our tribute to great ethics within the video game industry was unfortunately missed by the above video (blasphemy!) but I'll let it slide due to this short trailer's otherwise absolute brilliance. An anonymous awesome pe...   read


Cashwh0re is getting a spontaneous redesign today! Please pardon our dust

Why are you awake at this hour?  Isn't there a soul sucking MMO you should be attending to?  Well, since you're up, I wanted to let you know that we're undergoing a little site maintenance to take down the epicness that was Cashwh...   read


Videogames: what's all the fuss about?

For gamers, it's easily to take the "waste of time" attack personally, and that's why it was nice to see some of the very smart responses given to a post called "Couldn’t Care Less About Xbox 360, Nintendo Wii and Plays...   read


It's Golden Joystick time: World's biggest gaming ceremony returns

The Golden Joystick awards have been running now for twenty five years. Hailed as the biggest and most prestigious ceremony in all of gaming, the show rewards the very best that our beloved industry has to offer. Despite all that, I can onl...   read


X'07: Hunting down Canadian videogame bloggers

Forgive me Niero for saying this, but … there is only one thing I hate about writing for Destructoid and that is the fact that I am the one and only writer from Canada. It’s incredibly lonely up here when I have no one to han...   read



Gamers For Gaming: The plan revealed

It should be no secret to the more observant amongst you that the current debacle surrounding Manhunt 2 has hit a nerve with myself and Jim. It's not that we feel particularly protective of the game itself, or of Rockstar as a developer...   read


Gamers Unite part 2: Live Free or ... what a lame header ... just watch the clip

A few days back, we brought you the initial episode of Gamers Unite, a documentary chronicling reaction to the negative media stereotyping by those afflicted with the stigma, the gamers themselves. Today, I bring you the just released co...   read


Gamers Unite; surprisingly good, and completely sans Michael Moore

Speaking as someone who once dated a girl who took two semesters of film, documentary film-making is the single most boring job an auteur can take on. It's almost impossible to make a modern audience care about any subject not directl...   read

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I wish I could edit videos with my Non-linear editing is a force to be reckoned with, and the human body is a hindrance to creative potential Im trying to sound smarter than I am =P


Oh my god please tell me episode 9 of pokemon generations is just going to be a 3 way Cus with how things are going, thatll end up being one of the best animated legendary battles in

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Used this lovely DDoS attack as an excuse to finish my Jill run of Take that you pinko commie

Mike Martin

PSA: Wal-Mart has all the Disney Infinity figs for Grabbed me a Hulkbuster because that is damn beautiful, high quality statue for


Anyone else here watching the new Black Mirror season? For some silly reason I thought itd be neutered on account of receiving the big bucks, but then I watched the episode Shut Up and Christ, that was even more intense than S2s White


Three Sid Meiers bundles on Bundle Two of them have Starships in them, so that kinda narrows it


Holy shit episode 8 of Pokemon Generations was

King von Kaiserstein

Wait, how did people expect the Switch to have Wii U disc backwards compatibility when it doesnt even have a disc drive?? Current Status:


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