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Pairing Simpsons episodes with video games

The Simpsons has been on our screens for coming up to 30 years, becoming a cornerstone in comedy timing and how to make quality animated entertainment content. And it's true that there are divides in the fandom: When did the show stop being...

 
 
 
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Steamed Hams is my jam

I've seen some weird custom creations when it comes to rhythm games, but this one really made me smile. Found on expnand banana's YouTube, this custom song for Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock deals with the classic skit featuring ...

 
 
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Should EA make another console Simpsons game?

At the beginning of each year, for the last two years or so, I've searched the web and Wikipedia looking for upcoming game anniversaries the Destructoid staff could write articles about and maybe inspire some great discussion. This year's l...

 
 
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The Simpsons' new season opener pays homage to Zelda

In a bizarre turn of events, I'm writing about new Simpsons in 2017. You know, that once-great show that ended after Season 9? Some say that it actually continued past then, and into Season 29, which supposedly premiered this week. In ...

 
 
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Game of Thrones should get the Warriors treatment next

It's a good time to be a Warriors/Musou fan. For us in the west, we just got our hands on Berserk and the Band of the Hawk, which according to Chris is pretty darn good. Later this month, our friends over in Japan get their first crack...

 
 
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The Simpsons predicted nearly every Switch game

The Simpsons has been on the air for over 25 years, setting the record for the longest-running scripted show in U.S. television history. The famous family has been pretty much everywhere and done everything in that time, and their occa...

 
 
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Twisted Metal shows up in The Simpsons' 600th episode

Header image by AlexRaspad on DeviantArt. The 600th episode of The Simpsons aired last night, and if you blinked, you might have missed an easter egg or two referencing 90's car brawler Twisted Metal. Those familiar with the series may...

 
 
 
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In a better world, these games exist

Silent Hills was a dream game. Specifically, it was my dream game. If you asked me before P.T. crept onto the PSN servers what series I'd most like to see rejuvenated in a bold new way, I would have probably told you Silent Hill. If you ask...

 
 
 
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Alex player skin comes to Minecraft on consoles this week

The millions of people playing Minecraft on consoles are well acquainted with the default character Steve -- talk about merchandising might! -- but on Wednesday they'll have another option: Alex. "Now, everyone loves Steve -- he's probably ...

 
 
 
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The Simpsons' Minecraft intro isn't exactly timely

The Simpsons has finally featured a full-blown Minecraft parody for its opener and yeah, Simpsons, Minecraft is a thing millions of people enjoy. Uh huh. It's worth approximately 30 seconds of your time if you're wondering what the long-ru...

 
 
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Five most notorious videogame ripoffs of all-time

When I first heard that Electronic Arts was suing Zynga over The Ville, a rather blatant ripoff of EA’s The Sims Social, I was pretty excited to see the outcome. After all, there’s nothing worse than a company whose only busines...

 
 
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Christopher Walken, master of the 'Let's Play'

Sometimes, a joke is just so simple that you wonder why no one else had done it before. That's what was running through the mind of our old pal Sean Carey when he discovered "Christopher Walkenthroughs" by Game Society Films. The premise i...

 
 
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Live show: Springfield City Imposters on Mash Tactics

It's 'Multiplayer Monday' on Mash Tactics, and King Foom is bringing you double the trouble. Foom will be calling all viewers to join him in Gotham City Imposters on Xbox 360 or PC(depending on viewer majority), and The Simpsons Arcade Game...

 
 
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Review: The Simpsons Arcade Game

Any gamer of a certain age will be able to bore you extensively talking about two particular arcade games: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and The Simpsons. The classic TMNT game arrived on Xbox Live Arcade years ago, but as with many licensed...

 
 
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The Simpsons Arcade Game hits XBLA and PSN soon

The Simpsons Arcade Game is set to grace Xbox Live Arcade on February 3 -- that's this week! -- and PlayStation Network on February 7. It's free for PlayStation Plus members and a reasonable $9.99 (800 Microsoft Points) for the rest of us. ...

 
 
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The Simpsons Arcade likely coming to consoles

The Simpsons arcade game is considered by many to be a true beat 'em up classic, and while most of that is due to blind nostalgia, it's still a neat little button masher. Sadly, it's never come to consoles, but the Australian Classification...

 
 
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EA scraps Dead Space 2 Wii, Simpsons games

Electronic Arts had a Wii port of Dead Space 2 game planned, along with a follow up to the utterly awful The Simpsons Game. Both titles have been scrapped in favor of other projects. I'm no analyst, but I'm willing to bet that nothing of va...

 
 
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Off-Brand Games: The Simpsons Road Rage

[Many video games build upon the concepts and mechanics of their forerunners. Off-Brand Games examines those that draw just a little too much... inspiration.] The Simpsons is an institution. Its relevancy over the years could be charted a...

 
 
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Dead Rising 2 may have up to 6,000 zombies on-screen

Izmeth Siddeek of Blue Castle Games recently remarked that he and his team are aiming to pack Dead Rising 2 with up to 6,000 on-screen zombies at a time. Upon first hearing this news, I immediately thought, "YEAH! I can't wait for this...

 
 
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WINNERS!!!Destructoid Contest: Win the new Simpsons game!

I apologize for the late announcement on this one, guys -- I've been working on some very special surprises for everyone for December and I completely forgot. Soon enough you'll find out much more about that, but for now, the winners are:&n...

 
 
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Grand Theft Scratchy remains unstolen

In an almost ironic twist, EA's The Simpsons Game has garnered a lot of press attention through recent controversy after drawing the ire of a company that, well, gains press attention through controversy. Rumors have been flying thick and f...

 
 




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Hulu has officially ordered 8 episodes of Veronica Mars, and theyre going to get streaming rights to the first 3 Link in comments!

 
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One thing Ive always loved about NIS games are the randomized names you can get in character This is from the recently released Labyrinth of

 
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I just earned my first paycheck in 4 It’s not much but I’m saving at

 
Rudorlf

#confessiontoid To this day, I still sucked at hearing lyrics on most songs & tend to go for the ones that sounds pleasing to me, so there are times that I do love hearing them several times without knowing whether theyre shit until I look up the

 
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The one Magfest I wish I had gone #Uematsutoid

 
Occams

Polygon has a great article about the design documents included in the Beat Em Up Collection This is catnip to

 
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The Lizard Person pretending to be a human that is my client does not know how to read a timeline, and yet, she claims to be a certified project Ohhhhhhhhhh, so

 
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I could contribute one of the old songs from Uematsu to this appreciation day for his music, but this more recent song is beautiful and I hope he recovers his health after the hiatus!

 
 

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