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Wii had a problem, and now it's Vive's turn

If you've got the room for what I consider "real VR" (not this sitting and holding an Xbox controller bullshit, that's a 3-D movie, brah) then you must configure what is called a "Chaperone" - a drawing of your play space. On the initial se...   read

 
 
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Player Vs Pain tortures people while they play Mario Kart

G4 and Attack of the Show are no more. What's G4 superstar Kevin Pereria been up to in the meantime? Among other things, he's taken to Machinima with Player Vs Pain, a show about hurting people while they play videogames. Kevin created and...   read

 
 
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Doctors identify new gaming-related injury

Doctors are warning patients about the dangers of strain and fracture from the use of the Wii gaming console. A group of researchers at Leeds Teaching Hospital have even coined a new term to refer to one such malady: "Wii knee."Un...   read

 
 
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Destructoid review: Pain

Take a bunch of plywood that's lying around, along with an impossibly large piece of industrial rubber, and build a slingshot of epic proportions, right in the middle of a city. Now that you've got this instrument of destruction in your pos...   read

 
 
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Pain broken like bones, fixes coming soon (Update)

PlayStation 3 owners who hopped online to snag the new PlayStation Network title, Pain, might have noticed a few issues. You're not alone -- I experienced issues, too. Two characters (a creepy looking Santa, and the scantily clad female, Co...   read

 
 
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Wii makes children unhappy: Nintendo of America can't meet holiday demand

Despite promising that Nintendo will be able to ship a huge amount of Wiis to the US this Christmas, Reggie Fils-Aime has now stated that the 'unprecedented' amount of Wiis just won't be enough to stop the little white console from selling ...   read

 
 
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You can do it, put your back into it

When I'm not quoting Ice Cube, I'm busy playing video games, much like many of you. I'll be honest: my back and neck hurt like nobody's business after long gaming sessions. It may seem like a job for our very own Captain Obvious to tell you...   read

 
 
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My name is Bob and I'm an angry gamer

We all get frustrated playing video games. No one likes to lose and no one likes to run the same level over and over again trying to complete it. It sucks when a game isn’t going your way. How each of us reacts to the frustration...   read

 
 
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Gamers make better surgeons, robots make better lovers

CNN.com has a story up about a recent study that finds that surgeons with gaming skills are better than surgeons without. A study performed at Beth Israel Medical Center in New York, showed that surgeons that played at least three hours of...   read

 
 
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Q-bert: Are you ready for madness?

Since Sony announced last week that the arcade classic Q-bert was coming out this week for the PlayStation 3's PlayStation Network ($4.99), some of you may have forgotton how f'ing hard this game was. I hardly ever played the damn ...   read

 
 


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The two greatest game endings ever produced

Game endings are generally an occasion for players to reflect on both the good and bad times they endured throughout their gaming experience. Other times, endings can make you wonder how the hell you were tricked into buying the game in th...   read

 
 
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Majesco's ghetto DS brain training games, Brain Boost

Nintendo came out of left field with their wacky little "Touch Generations" DS title, Brain Age. Who could have expected a game that amounted to essentially doing grade school homework (and would often insult your intelligence by ...   read

 
 
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Destructoid Tattoos + Best 25 Gamer tattoos

Over on flickr I found the one on the left from xleft4deadx, and the one on the right from &y. If that's not some awesome art then I don't know what is. Maybe this:Over on TheLastBoss I compiled what I thought was the best 25 ...   read

 
 
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Its Friday, you punk bitches!

 
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Props to Robo Panda Z for making it to the main page with the master gaming contact list!

 
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@Khalid Eternal Nigh Seeing as you were unable to post an today, Ive taken it upon myself to complete your mission!!! Turbonegro: A Norwegian, crossdressing, metal-infused hard rock/punk band that sings about eating pizza and being

 
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Taaaaake ooooon meeeee

 
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Larx is ok!

 
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An unfinished trashy military thriller that might actually be a fake and a parody? Its still hilarious

 
Parismio

Went back to the first monster hunter freedom game for nostalgia Good god no wonder why i have a save file thats only an hour That loading time is nearly two minutes to load a map is a Does the digital version speed things up?

 
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Off to see I rewatched old GB1/GB2 A lot of GB1 is deadpan and straight faced with overall more concept GB2 is a bit more hammy and mugging at the I expect new GB is close to

 
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