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de Blob 2 gets a surprise release on Steam

It seems like just yesterday that de Blob got a release on PC (after nearly a decade of being a Wii exclusive). Publisher THQ Nordic worked their magic to make sure the game didn't stay obscure and they have done so for the game's sequel, d...

 
 
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Xbox One's backward compatibility gets seven new games

Maybe in a move to compensate for the cancellation of Scalebound, Microsoft has updated the backward compatibility service on Xbox One with a whopping seven games today. Announced through Twitter by Major Nelson, gamers will be able to expe...

 
 
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Review: HoPiKo

Have you ever wondered why a lot of modern platforming games have nothing to do with platform jumping? While I appreciate the amount of diversity that exists within the genre, why are most of the obstacles usually enemies instead of the lev...

 
 
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Video game anniversaries of 2016

[2016 was a big year for video games across the boards. It's also the anniversary of MANY hit titles for some of your favorite series. NinjaSpped takes time to share some of these hit series with you - let the celebrations begin! ~ Stephen]...

 
 
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The formation of the ESRB makes for a cool story

Gaming, as it is today, is fairly open to creative ideas. There are no real limits on the stuff people can make and that is good. No one benefits from media that censors important subjects, even if gaming tends to muck up the subject materi...

 
 
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I'm back, bitches!

You may be asking yourself: Who the fuck is Robert Summa? And why is he saying he's back? And why is he calling me a bitch? For those of you too young to remember a baby Dtoid, I'm the former editor-in-chief of this unholy place. Back when ...

 
 
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MSI unveils WS60, the second lightest workstation ever

MSI has unveiled its WS60 ultralight workstation. It features a choice of 1080p or 3K resolution screen, 16GB of DDR3L ram, 128 GB SSD + 1TB hard drives, and the ability to stream 4K video via its Thunderbolt 2 connectors. It also features ...

 
 
 
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PC gaming hardware market holds lead over consoles

The PC gaming hardware market, which consists of personal computers, upgrades, and peripherals used for gaming, is alive and booming in contrast to the general decline in the mainstream PC market. Ted Pollak, Senior Gaming Analyst at John P...

 
 
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Check out these gaming blogs and discover happiness

I came across Destructoid back in 2006. At the time, it was barely a blip on the industry's radar. It was just a pack of dedicated bloggers with a rebellious streak. Now, this site has seen at least a dozen of its own graduate and pursue ot...

 
 
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The DTOID Show: Gaming resolutions & Skyrim BOOB MODS!

There are days that make me proud to be a videogame journalist, and then there are days like last Thursday that make me even prouder. While Max and our producer Zac were out getting the latest scoop on Syndicate, I was busy at work back at...

 
 
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BritToid ep 18: Keep calm and say farewell to Hollie

So here it is, ladies and gentlemen: not only my very last BritToid, but also my very last front-page post as staff here at Destructoid. As of tomorrow, I will be the new Consumer and Community PR for Namco Bandai in the UK.  On a...

 
 
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Beyond the Game documentary is looking for help!

Beyond the Game, a slick-looking documentary about videogames and videogame culture that we covered on the site before, is currently being filmed and finalized. The independent film has been in development for almost a year and a h...

 
 
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BritToid: The Eurogamer Expo 2011 special edition

Eurogamer Expo 2011 was a fantastic event in London which saw a great turn out from Destructoid EU who came together to play some games and duel wield wine.  In this special edition of BritToid the team come together to discu...

 
 
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Gamescom Day 3 Wrap up

I don't actually know what happened to Maurice Tan, maybe he got trampled to death as gamescom attendees ran for the Battlefield 3 booth, but either way we managed to replace him. Today Daniel Carneiro, Daniel Seto and myself discuss what ...

 
 
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BritToid Ep 14: Keep calm and fondle the back

Welcome to episode 14 of BritToid, Destructoid's very own Euro-focused gaming podcast, where every fortnight I try to control the madness and stop Dan Seto and Dan Carniero from spending the whole time arguing.  On episode 14...

 
 
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BritToid Ep 13: Keep calm and do stuff with Angel!

At the end of recording every episode we pick a title which is based on some of the dumb stuff we say. While arguing over what to call this episode I discovered the greatest website of all time - Angel does stuff which became the ...

 
 
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BritToid Ep 11: Keep calm and plug the flow

While this may only be the 11th official BritToid podcast, it is actually our one year anniversary and it has definitely been an interesting adventure. When I started working for Destructoid I always said I wanted to be on a podca...

 
 




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happy friday, comrades!

 
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Made in Abyss is definitely the anime of this season for me but Ballroom e youkoso is secretly also pretty Heres the OP:

 
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#FriendFriday is still going strong

 
Fuzunga

Does anyone else feel like their Switch Pro controller dies too quickly or is mine defective? Like, I dont use it for a couple of weeks and then the battery is dead every

 
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After this crap that Equifax pulled, they along with Experian and TransUnion should be Even though I do NOT trust any government agency or department in the Drumpf administration, I believe this is Damned

 
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The ties been broken, and I dont want another so Im ending the Also Wes won this time around so I have to include his suggestions in the next #CheckOutMyPhotoshopSkills

 
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Interesting Gaming Fact of the Day: Rumor has it that in the early days of the PlayStation, Sony banned all NA releases of 2D Supposedly this was to show the power of the Many claim Capcom threatened to move RE2 to the Saturn over the

 
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Playasia, you are really trying my patience It should not be this hard to order

 
 

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