#Handheld gaming


Who are the warriors in the next Fire Emblem Heroes update?

Nintendo have tweeted a mysterious silhouette featuring roster members headed to mobile-battler Fire Emblem Heroes. The new characters are expected to arrive just a few days from now.March 22 will see these new Special Heroes arrive in-game...


New trailer reveals Fortnite gameplay footage on iPhone X

Epic Games recently announced that Battle-Royale-that-wasn't-originally-Battle-Royale title, Fortnite, is being ported to iOS and Android devices. A new trailer has dropped which shows the game in action on the handheld devices.Accompanied ...


Fortnite Battle Royale is coming to iOS and Android devices

Epic Games has announced that Fortnite Battle Royale, the survival-shooter currently taking the world by storm, is to be ported to, of all things, mobile devices. The announcement was made via a post on the game's official site.It also seem...


Fire Emblem Heroes goes obscure with its next Summoning Focus

Nintendo have revealed the next wave of heroes that will become available in mobile-RPG Fire Emblem Heroes, and they've dug deep into the series long history to showcase some of its lesser-known warriors.The new Summoning Focus, scheduled f...


Wrap up warm for tonight's new Fire Emblem Heroes content

Super-popular mobile battler Fire Emblem Heroes will be getting some new content real soon, as new characters, and a whole new story chapter, land on Nintendo's free-to-play game later today.The new narrative, Blood and Snow, takes place wi...


SteamWorld Dig 2 coming to Nintendo 3DS next week

Nintendolife are reporting that Image & Form's excellent burrowing title, SteamWorld Dig 2, will be available for download on the Nintendo 3DS eShop next week.The game stars the pickaxe-weilding Dorothy, a hard-working robot who must ve...


Fire Emblem Heroes announcement to be live streamed tonight

Nintendo have announced on twitter that they will be streaming an announcement tonight concerning popular mobile game Fire Emblem Heroes. Little is known about the content of said announcement, but Nintendo describe the upcoming FeH Channel...


My Nintendo has some new games up for grabs!

An update to My Nintendo is such a rare occurrence that I tend to forget the service exists. I don't think I've logged in since the last time I wrote about games being offered and that was only to grab screenshot. I suppose today marks the ...


Create a handheld aquarium with Abyssrium on Nintendo Switch

Since its launch back in 2016, Idle Idea Factory's aquarium-management game Abyssrium has been downloaded over 25 million times. The simple clicker title allows users to create life in a pocket-sized aquarium filled with hundreds of differe...


Hyperkin reveal 'Ultra Game Boy' prototype handheld

Hyperkin have revealed details of a new device currently in development at the peripheral manufacturer. The tentatively-titled "Ultra Game Boy" is designed to be a remake of one of the greatest selling consoles of all-time, brought up to sp...


Destructoid's award for Best Portable Game of 2017 goes to...

Samus Returns. And how. MercurySteam knocked it out of the park in 2017 with Metroid: Samus Returns. The Nintendo 3DS title took the 1991 Game Boy release Metroid II: Return of Samus, and re-envisioned it into a gorgeous, aggressive and add...


Nominees for Destructoid's Best Portable Game of 2017

Portable gaming had a very strong year this year. In the face of intense competition from other handheld devices, the Nintendo 3DS and PlayStation Vita held its own with a strong selection of exclusive software.We had anime mysteries, subte...


Review: 7 Wonders (iPad)

It's been out for roughly six years, but in the past six months or so, 7 Wonders became my tabletop group's board game of choice -- either for warmups for heavier games or a cool down afterward ("dessert," as it's called). Our gro...


Review: Pokemon Ultra Sun

Pokémon and I have a tenuous relationship. I never owned an original Game Boy, so when the series exploded around the world the first time I didn’t have a means of playing it. On the Game Boy Advance, I pre-ordered Sapphire and...


Over 300,000 consoles sold in the UK last week

Chart trackers Gfk Entertainment have announced that the recent Black Friday weekend was in the top 15 of the UK's best hardware sales weeks, with some 300,000 consoles being shifted.Speaking to GamesIndustry.biz, Gfk stated that Friday Nov...


Pokemon games have sold over 300 million units worldwide

Speaking in the latest issue of Japanese publication Famitsu, The Pokemon Company revealed that Pokemon-branded video games have officially shipped over 300 million units.From 1996's Pokemon Red & Blue, to 2017's Pokemon Ultra Sun &...


A brief buying guide for the original Nintendo DS

The Nintendo 3DS is gradually being put out to pasture, now that it's bulkier, flashier half-brother is taking over. We're bidding adieu to a console that had a pretty impressive back catalogue, and dominated the handheld market for a good ...


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Robotics;Notes is finally coming West! Absolutely *adoring* the amount of niche Japanese games that end up getting localised these

Steel Squirrel

Remember online passes? I was looking back at my PS3 library and saw some and remember thinking back then how shitty I thought they if only online passes were the issue these Theyre pretty shitty, yeah, but how far weve


A modern art piece by yours I call it: My Cat Sleeping As I Take a Stupid Picture of it in Black and White

Dennis Carden

It may not be #ArbitraryMetalTuesday just yet, but have some Goblin Cock, anyway! Weekends are always better with Goblin Cock, trust

CaimDark Reloaded

After a break to play Fallout, I try again, join 3 Japanese randos in the 2 tempered Bazels assignment, and the hunters completely wreck The first died as soon as I arrived 7 minutes in! Two of them were 100+ rank using Flying Kadachi


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Tempered Pickle is FUCKING US UP

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In Monster Hunter, Which weapon do you guys think is best for solo hunts when the goal is just to kill things as quickly as possible? The hammer? It certainly seems to be



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