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Let's watch the New Game+ Expo stream together

With no E3 this year, the gaming community has had to make do with a hodgepodge of different streams, surprise reveals, and sudden announcements that have kept the writing staff of Destructoid on its toes. Some shows have been worth the wai...

 
 
 
 
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QuakeCon and Combo Breaker are latest COVID-19 cancellations

The ongoing crisis of the COVID-19 outbreak is going to get a lot worse in the United States before it gets better. That is if listen to doctors, epidemiologists, nurses, experts, and anyone who isn't some nut job on the internet. That mean...

 
 
 
 
 
 
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Coronavirus causes Taipei Game Show postponement

One of the world's most populated video game conventions won't be taking place as scheduled. Due to concerns over the coronavirus outbreak in China, the Taipei Game Show has been pushed back to an unannounced date this summer. Taipei Game S...

 
 
 
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Get ready for plenty of Gears 5 action at E3 2019

In news that's hardly surprising, Microsoft and The Coalition have announced that Gears 5 will be an attraction at next month's E3 2019 convention. The latest sequel in the grimy shooter series will be a part of Microsoft's press event, tak...

 
 
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Ubisoft's E3 2019 schedule features a lot of Tom Clancy

Ubisoft has dropped a short trailer revealing the games that will be in attendance at E3 2019, which takes place in Los Angeles in just a couple of weeks time. As you can see from the video below, if you like teams of people annihilating ea...

 
 
 
 
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Contest: Win a SOLD OUT Full Day pass to TennoCon!

This contest is one of a kind: Win a Full Day pass to TennoCon 2019! If you like Warframe, gaming conventions, and sold out events, then consider Dtoid your knight in shining armor. If you've heard of TennoCon, you know it's Warframe's huge...

 
 
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Contest: Win a 4-day pass for PAX East

Win a 4-day badge to PAX East in our latest contest! If you're going to be in Boston March 28-31, you might as well go to PAX East. What's this? Don't have passes? Well, you're in luck, because we do! Win a 4-day badge to PAX East from your...

 
 
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Contest: Win a three-day pass for PAX South

Get your PAX on with this contest for a free three-day pass for PAX South! Hey, what are you doing January 18-20? Other than celebrating my and Panda's birthday, of course. We'll be 32. Twinsies! So, what are you doing apart from that? If y...

 
 
 
 
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The Flame Con Adventures of Flixist Chris

During my weekend at Flame Con, everyone around me was creative and intelligent—not to mention, queer. Organized by Geeks OUT, the "largest queer comic con" gathered artists, writers, creatives, fans, and gamers to network, ...

 
 
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The fabulous cosplay of Flame Con 2018

This past weekend, I went up to New York City to attend Flame Con, an event that bills itself as the world's largest queer comic con. Artists, writers, and creators were in attendance, the weekend-long event taking place in the Sheraton New...

 
 
 
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Bendy and the Ink Machine is more than just cheap scares

Horror games, for me, rarely stimulate any part of my being. Maybe I’m too used to the jump-scare tactics developers pull or perhaps my guard is raised too high, but it is rare for me to get shocked by a “scary” game. E...

 
 
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Tunic is basically a recreation of classic Zelda

Microsoft had a stellar E3 presentation this year, but there wasn’t too much to keep me interested. I’m not really into most of the Xbox-exclusive franchises and the vague promise of “things to come” didn’t hol...

 
 
 




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TheLimoMaker

When your Square Enix ID is unrecoverable and so your 100 hour Final Fantasy 14 save is untouchable and your Final Fantasy 14 digital PS4 copy is now

 
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Inquisitive Ravenclaw

Heads up, guys: The codes for the Mario pins will be available tomorrow! Im guessing itll work like the Xenoblade Chronicles phone ring in that you redeem the code in the Nintendo

 
Shoggoth2588

In the original Super Mario Sunshine you can unlock a pair of Sunglasses to tone down the bloom that unlocked sooner in the All-Stars version or is it still something you need to find? I usually turn bloom off before starting a

 
JuIc3

I’ve never really played Sunshine before, and you know what? It’s pretty freaking

 
TheLimoMaker

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Adzuken

Depending on how you interpret my choice for #sadsongsunday, it could actually be an uplifting song about letting go of your That, or it could be about all your problems being so bad that the only solution is to burn it all down and start

 
Xeo

So uh, Death fans of If you didnt know, Nitelight did an entire remixed album turning Deaths masterpiece Symbolic into a synthwave Thats right, Death, as in the death metal band, but Let that sink in and

 
Xeo

A recent discussion elsewhere sparked the question Upbeat songs with dark and my first answer from my personal catalogue was Dont Say A Word by Sonata And it got me entire Caleb Saga from them was fucking

 
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I just started playing Mario Galaxy for the first time, and I was not prepared for how rad it

 
 

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