dark        
 
 

#Halloween


 photo

Toddler Link will melt your heart

Free Dad videos sent us a short film featuring a little girl getting ready to trick-or-treat dressed as Link from Nintendo's Legend of Zelda series. She's more interested in the adventure than the candy, and takes on more tha...

 
 
 photo

That's one elaborate Pokemon Go costume

I've seen lots of fun gaming-themed Halloween costumes today (feel free to share yours, if you have one!), but none of them can touch this clever interactive Pokémon Go outfit created by Matt Borgelt in which passersby can grab a Po...

 
 
 photo

Review: Halloween Forever

🎃🎃🎃🎃🎃🎃🎃🎃🎃🎃🎃🎃🎃🎃🎃🎃🎃🎃🎃🎃🎃🎃🎃🎃🎃🎃Ӿ...

 
 
 photo

Five creepy video game clowns, just in time for Halloween

[Clowns...Halloween...you know where this is going ~ JuIc3] Have you heard that there’s a creepy clown epidemic going on? It’s true, the media is going crazy reporting scary looking clowns menacing small children and adults alik...

 
 
 photo

Stop what you're doing and play Google's Halloween cat game

Harry Potter, eat your heart out. Google made a cat wizard game and it's so cute you're going to want to punch your eyes in. It might be easy to miss: Google has rolled out a new homepage that looks like a Halloween cartoon movie, but ...

 
 
 photo
From our community  

Have anything planned for Halloween?

Good old Halloween never fails to disappoint. The air gets chillier, the atmosphere gets spoopier, and appreciation of the creepies and crawlies shoots straight through the roof. Every time around this year, we all get an excuse to put on c...

 
 
 photo

Just in time! Steam's Halloween sale has started

I typically like to consume all manner of horror media throughout the month of October. The weather is changing and if I'm going to stay inside, I might as well freak myself out with spooky scary things. It just feels right. But this year, ...

 
 
 photo

Gears of War 4 gets all spooky and scary for Halloween

[Header courtesy of Reddit user Perrinho] Unbeknownst to me, Gears of War has celebrated Halloween in the past. Apparently there was an event for 3 that featured pumpkin heads and it looks like The Coalition is set to follow suit with Gears...

 
 
 photo

Scream Fortress VIII is now live

Team Fortress 2 is celebrating its eighth (!) Halloween this year, and new events and items went live a few hours ago. Valve may be feeling a little pressure from Overwatch, because it looks like there's more new stuff available this time t...

 
 
 photo

Destiny sure knows how to celebrate Halloween

When it comes to Destiny, I'm mostly stuck listening and nodding politely in response to words and phrases that, as a non-player, hold no meaning. But I can appreciate any video game that embraces the Halloween spirit, even something as ma...

 
 
 photo

Overwatch's Halloween Terror event starts today

One of the last gaming-related things I saw before going to bed was this image of a Frankenstein's Monster-esque take on Roadhog, and one of the first bits of info beamed to my eyes this morning is word that the Overwatch Halloween update ...

 
 
 
 photo

Scare up a fight in Street Fighter V's Halloween update

Capcom doesn't want people to remember Street Fighter V for its root access or poorly constructed story mode. No, it wants you to remember that all of the cool costumes are microtransactions and that it gave you free bonus characters! You j...

 
 
 photo

Look ridiculous with this Proto Man Halloween costume

Remember last year's Mega Man Halloween costumes? Well they're back, in Proto Man form! This one actually looks a little better, seeing as it comes with a scarf, and is made of material that seems like it wasn't made out of a bed sheet (and...

 
 
 
Video game ghost stories photo

Video game ghost stories #3: Buried in the ground

Journal Entry #1: I moved to a new town today. It was a last-minute decision, and I didn't even have a place picked out, so it was a little scary. Luckily, a raccoon named Nook showed me some really cheap houses to rent, so I now have a hom...

 
 
 
Video game ghost stories photo

Video game ghost stories #2: The faces

Link made his way out of the clock tower, still in Deku Scrub form thanks to the Skull Kid. He just needed to find a way to return to his regular body. The Happy Mask salesman apparently knows the secret. Wandering around Clock Town, Link f...

 
 
Rare photo

Get in the Halloween spirit with Rare's 'Nightrare' video

Halloween is nearly upon us, and Rare has chosen to share its "Nightrare," video, featuring a few of its famous mascots. It was made by a small team for Rare's 2015 Creative Jam, and it's merely a trailer, so don't have high expectations --...

 
 
Halloween photo

What special in-game events are happening this Halloween?

Halloween, one of the best days of the year, is almost upon us! With the sweets and pumpkins also comes a landslide of in-game events for almost every game released ever. Here’s a quick run down of some of the things you can find in y...

 
 
Video game ghost stories photo

Video game ghost stories #1: Man eater

Journal Entry #1: We recruited a new member to our party today, but they're a little... strange. We found them hanging out in a swamp eating frogs. At first, I thought it was an enemy, as their appearance startled me, but they seemed eager ...

 
 
Steam sale photo

Steam's Halloween Sale is full of spooks and savings

Halloween can quickly turn into an expensive holiday. Fake graves for the yard, sexy costumes, and peeled grapes aren't going to buy themselves. But, if you've budgeted irresponsibly, Steam's here to bail you out again. Just underway, Steam...

 
 
 
HotS Halloween photo

Heroes of the Storm's new Halloween content is pricey

Blizzard is about to hold its Hallow's End event in Heroes of the Storm and that means a new mount and skin, a 50 percent XP boost in all regions, and the chance to unlock a Jack-O'-Lantern portrait. The new Headless Horseman's Charger moun...

 
 
Ultra Street Fighter IV photo

Ultra Street Fighter IV's Halloween costumes are bonkers

Street Fighter V might be coming out early next year, but Capcom isn't done with Ultra Street Fighter IV just yet. The PC, PS3, PS4, and Xbox 360 editions of the game are getting new Halloween costumes, which will be available as ...

 
 




EG: Shopping & Readership Survey

Tell us about your hobbies and shopping interests, enter to win an Amazon gift card:

Reviews   filter by...

Tokyo Dark"All the Dark and Doors you can ask for, without the pesky Disney friends"

 

SteamWorld Dig 2"Ooh child, things are gonna get easier"

 

Samurai Shodown V Special (PS4)"When I say, 'Who's the master?' you say?"

 

West of Loathing"Wicky wicky wild wild west"

 

Atomega"Stunted growth"

 

Preacher (Season 2)"Adapting the unadaptable"

 
 
 

Community Blogs | expand

 

Quickposts expand | +quickpost

the navi is a lie

Holy shit I actually wont be busy at all this Would you guys be upset if I just put out a blog everyday to catch up? Or is that overkill?

 
Kerrik52

#SymphogearSunday number Love takes many forms and it always saves the Suspiciously quick Should I be afraid?

 
Spiders For Sale

Well, took Nazis 72 years to get back into the german We had a good

 
Rad Party God

Tried out Quake Champions Didnt liked I dont hate it, but Im not looking forward to playing it I dunno, on the surface it looks and sounds like Quake alright, but it doesnt FEEL like Quake, if that makes any

 
JcDent

If youre Id turn tricks in an alley behind a dive bar desperate for Horus Heresy action,Talisman: Horus Heresy is on sale at an acceptable price

 
Isuma

With the current flash sale Im thinking about diving into Jojos Bizarre Adventure universe, game (and anime Any opinions on it? Both the game and the

 
Dreggsao

The First hour of Echo I hoped for the game to stop being a walking simulator and finally start with the When the gameplay started I wanted it to be walking simulator

 
Marcel Hoang

Fun fact ahead of Nioh’s last DLC: you fight some form of Ryu Bravo Team Ninja,

 
GetNekKid

Went to the Edmonton Expo today as the worlds best Pokémon Edit: Added our photo with a derpy-lookin Pikachu we were told not to catch for

 
dephoenix

I hate to just keep posting reminders for my blogs, but Chapter 2 of my CYOA series is Itll probably be a while before I tackle Chapter 3, so you have plenty of time to read/vote for how the story Also have a nice day!

 
 

Upcoming

More Previews
 

Destructoid Originals

More Originals
 
 
 
NEXT