dark        
 
 

#Lollipop Chainsaw


Sonico photo

Jessica Nigri is the new voice of Super Sonico

Jessica Nigri first showed up on my radar after she cosplayed Curly Brace from Cave Story. Applying that level of detail and craftsmanship to a relatively obscure character is the sign of a cosplayer who isn't in it just for the poten...

 
 
Lollipop Chainsaw sales photo

Lollipop Chainsaw surpasses one million sales

Worldwide sales of Lollipop Chainsaw have crossed the million mark, Grasshopper Manufacture has announced. The milestone took nearly two years to reach, following the saccharine zombie game's launch in June 2012. That may not sound like a l...

 
 
 photo

Juliet Starling gets lollipopping figurine

Either I totally missed it, or it's really about time someone made a Juliet Starling figurine. The chainsaw wielding hero from Lollipop Chainsaw will be getting a 1/8 scale figure, and is available for pre-order right now. The figure is des...

 
 
Lollipop Chainsaw photo

Lollipop Chainsaw Valentine Edition now available

Valentine's Day has come and gone but the so-called most romantic day of the year has left one lasting festive treat for everyone to enjoy in its wake. The Lollipop Chainsaw Valentine Edition released on Thursday in Japan and...

 
 
Warren Spector D.I.C.E. photo

Warren Spector addresses violent games again at D.I.C.E.

Speaking at the 2013 D.I.C.E. Summit today, designer Warren Spector took on the concept of how gaming content has changed over time, how tastes may change as you age, and how developers need to address those changes. To stress this point, W...

 
 
 photo

Jimquisition Awards: Lollipop Chainsaw

The very first Jimquisition Awards are here! Five days, five games, five awards! Games win awards for being innovative, intelligent, mature and memorable. Not many win them for being bloody funny. Lollipop Chainsaw may ...

 
 
Lollipop Chainsaw import photo

Lollipop Chainsaw Valentine Edition revealed

Lollipop Chainsaw Valentine Edition has been announced for Japan, slated to arrive on February 14, 2013.  The special edition release will include a "perfect unlock code," as well as two DVDs, and computer stuff including desktop cloc...

 
 
 photo

Lollipop Chainsaw pornography is a thing that's happening

I suppose this was inevitable. I mean, this is a game featuring an eighteen-year-old zombie hunting cheerleader we're talking about here. And nothing about Japan should surprise me anymore. But I'm still a bit stunned to announce that Grass...

 
 
 photo

Lollipop Chainsaw is Grasshopper's most shipped title

This past weekend, Grasshopper Manufacture and Kadokawa games held a "Lollipop Chainsaw Summer Appreciation Event" in Japan. It's awesome that GhM and Kadokawa appreciate their game, but what did consumers think of it?  Well, word is t...

 
 
 photo

James Gunn: Some sexism controversies are 'silly'

The videogame industry has had a fair few controversies pertaining to gender equality lately, with both Hitman: Absolution and Tomb Raider coming under heavy criticism for the way women have been used in their marketing. According to Lollip...

 
 
 photo

Lollipop Chainsaw's James Gunn talks sexiness and sexism

Love it or hate it, Lollipop Chainsaw has opened the floor for some interesting discussions, especially with regards to its portrayal of women. Is it objectifying female game characters? Is it subverting that objectification? Ther...

 
 
 photo

Party time: Lollipop Chainsaw ships 100,000 in Japan

Kadokawa Games, Grasshopper Manufacture's publishing partner in Japan, has announced that the ever so divisive Lollipop Chainsaw has reached the 100,000 mark in terms of domestic shipments. Suda 51's game never tend to do very well, so...

 
 
 photo

Talking to Women about Videogames: Lollipop Chainsaw Pt 2

[Talking to Women about Videogames is a series where Jonathan Holmes talks to different people who are women about the biggest videogame news of the week for some reason.] In this, the second part of a two-part series about Lollipop C...

 
 
 photo

Killer is Dead looking to improve upon Lollipop Chainsaw

Even as a massive Suda fan I'll be the first to admit that Lollipop Chainsaw hasn't been my favorite release of the year. Despite our glowing review of the title, it's had a pretty mixed reception around the community, someth...

 
 
 photo

The Question: Can videogames make you feel ashamed?

[Every Friday (or whenever), Destructoid will pose topical a question to the community. Answer it if you want!] Atlus recently put out a trailer for the 3DS beat 'em up Code of Princess, and reactions were generally positive, though a few o...

 
 
 photo

Talking to Women about Videogames: Lollipop Chainsaw Pt 1

[Talking to Women about Videogames is a series where Jonathan Holmes talks to different people who are women about the biggest videogame news of the week for some reason.][Header art by Linzb0t.] Out of all of Grasshopper Manufactur...

 
 
 photo

Suda 51 talks mass acceptance, Lollipop Chainsaw, NMH3

The weirdest thing happened yesterday. Suda 51, creator of No More Heroes, Lollipop Chainsaw, Killer 7, Shadows of the Damned, and many other strange and wonderful games called me up and said "Hey, let's pretend we're back at PAX East 2012...

 
 
 photo

Here are our Lollipop Chainsaw contest winners!

Last week, we asked you to be our Dtoid cheerleaders in order to win a box full of Lollipop Chainsaw goodies. The results were a mix of hilarious, disturbing, and ... well, more disturbing. Sadly, only ten of you could walk away with the pr...

 
 
 photo

Objectification and Lollipop Chainsaw

It is said that Suda 51 always has something to say with his games, even when it looks like he's saying nothing at all. From abstract and disturbed curiosities such as Killer7 to silly and vulgar adventures like No More Heroes, there's alwa...

 
 
 photo

Win a swag box full of Lollipop Chainsaw goodies!

[Update: Contest closed! Winners are jessalynzo, Keyrlis, ladyzaner, linzbot, Shadowstew, solidturtleman, Sparklykiss, The Silent Protagonist, TheFrozenOne, and trueb7ue!] Lollipop Chainsaw is finally out for the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 ...

 
 
 photo

The DTOID Show: Pikmin, Dawnguard, and Tomb Raider

Today on the Destructoid Show, I forget how to read off a teleprompter, because I've been shouting into a stick mic with no script all week at E3. Tara's on vacation, so we've got Anthony Carboni filling in for her. The news today includes ...

 
 
 photo

Review: Lollipop Chainsaw

Lollipop Chainsaw is the kind of game I dread having to review. Not because I necessarily dislike the game, and not because I foresee it becoming the center of yet another trite videogame review controversy. I dread these kinds of game beca...

 
 
 photo

New trailer for Lollipop Chainsaw all about the gameplay

We're officially just less than two weeks away from Lollipop Chainsaw. Are you excited? I know for a fact that I am. I also know quite a few people who aren't sure to be excited or not, because they simply aren't sure of the gameplay. Well...

 
 
 photo

Zombie cheerleaders can be found at London Comic-Con

Are you sad because you live out of the country and it's very difficult to make it to the legendary San Diego Comic-Con? Well, if you live in/near London, UK, you can always head to the MCM London Comic-Con being held later this week. And t...

 
 
 photo

Preview: Hands-on with Juliet Starling's decapitated head

To clarify, it's not Juliet's decapitated head - it's her boyfriend Nick's, though it may as well be hers. If you can tie your lover's head to a chain and swing him around in circles repeatedly pummeling any and all zombies in your pa...

 
 




EG: Shopping & Readership Survey

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

Reviews   filter by...

Kingdom: New Lands"You must build a boat"

 

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"

 
 
 

Community Blogs | expand

 

Quickposts expand | +quickpost

MetemNight

Vegeta = players, Broly = Destiny 2 design choices

 
KeithTheGeek

I was trying to create a bad clone (look it up) in Silver version to try to sneak Pokemon into the time capsule, but I only succeeded in making a small army of Sentret and filling one box up with phantom slots that cant be

 
CaimDark Reloaded

Huh, more people than I expected digging Monster Hunter Maybe Ill give it a the story any good? I can put up with the utter lack of plot in your typical MH, but a turn-based JRPG needs more than battles to keep me

 
bong264

GAH FUCK! who pixelated @Greenhornet214 !? Looks like a Code Monkeys character instead of commander keen!

 
GetNekKid

Had a day off and was able to get this big healthy baby all finished up #mmmthiccmmmonday

 
chlmera

I was rewatching the fire season of Robot and apparently the first time around I skipped an episode with a major twist and I was extremely

 
TricerArocK

Devolver fans, TB is streaming Ruiner right now!!! Edit: Welp, Not sure what

 
gajknight

This is pretty much how I would imagine a David Lynch directed episode of Spongebob to

 
Silver Luso

My life is in shambles

 
Gus TT Showbiz

I ride away on this pun of the day: My friend and I are going to ride our bikes to a house party because I dont think we could handle

 
 

Upcoming

More Previews
 

Destructoid Originals

More Originals
 
 
 
NEXT