The creator of QWOP has a painful new game

Bennett Foddy, the guy behind the fumbling, funny, hard-to-control running game QWOP, is coming out with something new soon. Something that's also frustrating yet hard to permanently put down. His next project is Getting Over It. It's an ho...


Battletoads can kiss my ass

I learned something this week. I learned that humanity is a giant dumpster just waiting to be tipped over by a reasonably sized space rock. I learned that the only consolation for the insanity and the atrocities we have committed as a speci...

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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...


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...


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...


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...


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...


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...


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...


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 ...


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...


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 ...


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 ...


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Question for Kingdom Hearts I want to play 2 (never have) but am I doing myself a huge disservice by skipping the original and the card game one? Ive already played Re:coded and UX, both of which reuse worlds from Stupid

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On my way to the bus stop, I tripped over the very entrance to a mall parking lot and almost got run over by a I was looking at a family getting into a cab a bit aggressively with their kid Got out of there with few bruises and feeling like a dumbass

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Presentation could use work but this flavor is Salmon cooked en papillote with avacado, cucumber, tomato, and feta, dressed in a homemade lemon honey herb dressing


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Deviljhos coming in an To all newbie hunters; Grab your demondrugs and ready your gonads, because unless you know what youre doing, theres gonna be some REAL dick-ripping tonight!


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A bit late, but in celebration of the sites 12 year birthday, heres some more deep DTOID lore I found in my Downloads in the form of another one of Max Scovilles Destructoid Show drawings (of Randy Ill post a few more pics down the line!


Gots a new blog up about history in games and my own sordid, obsessive, amna-esque love affair with Read it, before the sands of time consign it to the past as they will with all works of man



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