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Crowdfunded: You Got Slained!

I am a man in love. With metal. Show me an album with extravagant lyrics, majestic singing, and properly tuned instrumentation and I'll be a happy camper for a good spell. But this love has gone under-served in the world of video games. We ...   read

 
 
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Bloggers Wanted: Crowdfunded

It feels like it's been a decade since we've seen the rise of the crowdfunded game. I'm always surprised when I remind myself that crowdfunding has been a thing long before the first crowdfunded video game, but nowadays a crowdfunded gam...   read

 
 

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Let's Do Launch: The Quest for the Wii

[For bloggers wanted last month, Sir Charles of Shred reflects on one of the crazier periods in the last 20 years, the dawn of the Nintendo Wii. And straight out of New Jersey, no less! ~Stider] Despite being fortunate enough to o...   read

 
 
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Exploring Hyrule and gender identity

[Seymour embarks on a journey of swords, discovery, the desert, and cross-dressing. I really hope the comments turn out alright but I liked seeing this unique view of one of the year's biggest games. ~Strider] Breath of the Wild became a ve...   read

 
 
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Gaming is healing

[When the world gets you down, Dere is just thankful that some things remain constant in his life. ~Strider] Let me just start off by saying I've been blessed with an awesome life. I have awesome parents (those of you here may know how high...   read

 
 
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First kiss: Dear Esther

[My dearest community, it has been several fortnights since I last promoted to you. I long for the days when I may see you again, but the war rages on and I'm afraid Breath of the Wild and NieR: Automata just won't play themselves. Thankful...   read

 
 
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Bloggers wanted: New Year's evil

[Just a friendly reminder of this month's bloggers wanted prompt! I think I've found a few promotions this past week while I was goofing off at wor- I mean during expressed hours of downtime. ~Strider] We in the Destructoid offices (which t...   read

 
 
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Special little places: The evolution of my game space

[Spieler Dad takes a detour from Memory Lane down Monthly Musings Drive as he regales us with a story of his ever-changing and elusive perfect gaming space. Wanna see your blog on the front page? Post a blog for this month's Bloggers Wanted...   read

 
 
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Bloggers wanted: Special little places

The holidays are a special time for friends and family to gather together and share in things like togetherness and holiday cheer. It's also a time when game releases are jammed together because the holiday shopping season is prime time to ...   read

 
 
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Bloggers Wanted: Rituals

Each year, it seems that I find myself pulled to the drawbridge of a vampire's castle, drawn again to descending the depths of a dead alien planet, or that I find myself in a post-apocalyptic hellscape where angels and demons are at war. So...   read

 
 


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Killing Time: Dead Rising 2

[For this month's Bloggers Wanted, Luca Blight shares with us how he goes about Killing Time...literally - in Dead Rising 2. ~ JuIc3] Hi I'm Luca Blight the mad prince of Highland. You probably remember me by from burning your house and mak...   read

 
 
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World Building: A flat world full of depth

[TheBlondeBass' Bloggers Wanted entry concerns a series that is close to my heart: Paper Mario. The Mushroom Kingdom has never been more alive and more colorful. Much like the Koopa Bros., these games are the Coolest of Cool. ~ Shade] It's ...   read

 
 
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Bloggers wanted: World building

One of the biggest elements that can make or break a game is its world building. World building can make relatively passable or even bad games into something memorable that gets by on word of mouth and buzz. A game can have that janky feeli...   read

 
 
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Bloggers Wanted: Turning Japanese

Empires rise and fall, but over the past weeks it has become clear that right now Japan is once again king of the video game hill. From Resident Evil 7 invoking Japanese psychological horror to The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild takin...   read

 
 
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Bloggers wanted: All good things

Dark Souls 3 is all anyone is talking about on qtoid for the past few weeks and yet it may or may not be the last title in the long fabled Souls series. From Software has flip-flopped a little, but Miyazaki certainly wants to end his involv...   read

 
 
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Waifu Wars: Midriff or bust

[Full disclosure: I use an app called Pocket to save things to read for later, including cblog promotions. I saved this way back when during Waifu Wars month, before Shade's promotion to community manager. So now I've finally gotten around ...   read

 
 
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Initiation Station: Can we get something for the shorties?

[Anyone ever consider making their characters short? I've never really thought of it. Sure, you can make characters Amazonian levels of huge, but the short ones? Dreamweaver wishes for one but character creation never gets truly short like ...   read

 
 
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Bloggers wanted: We are VR

VR is pretty big now. Remember way back then when it was just a crude video experience? Strapping cameras to your face with only a few color outputs? I recall seeing a Tekken VR experience in a Gameworks once, where you stepped into a blue ...   read

 
 
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White Whales: A long and miserable list of Final Fantasy failures

For many, the Final Fantasy series is a rich source of cherished memories. Whether it's meeting a doomed flower girl on the neo-futuristic streets of Midgar, suplexing a ghost train, or devoting endless hours to Triple Triad, the seminal ro...   read

 
 
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Bloggers Wanted: Waifu Wars

A few months back, a war broke out in the Dtoid quickpost section. It was, quite simply, a war of the waifus. User after user was either proclaiming their love for a particular game lady or telling each other why their "best girl" or guy wa...   read

 
 
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Bloggers Wanted: White Whales

Every new year, we make a resolution for us to accomplish. Then we promptly forget about losing weight or joining a gym or becoming an assassin. But this time around, we laser focus on the ones that got away. Because everyone has that one t...   read

 
 
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Bloggers Wanted: Presents

It's finally December! The finale of the year when people begin thinking of snow, goodwill towards men, and of course delicious presents. I remember looking forward to presents so much as a little kid. As an adult, I could just buy what I w...   read

 
 
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Bloggers Wanted: Thankful it's over

Normally on this month of November, we give thanks for all that we have in spite of the endless obstacles life throws at us: a home of some sort, food in a fridge, or the knowledge that Platinum Games continues to work today and give our bl...   read

 
 
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They Call Me Spooky: Until Dawn, Death, and Expectations

[Sometimes we approach a game with a plan, but the game has different plans in mind. For October's Bloggers Wanted response, Wutangclam tells us about his experience with Until Dawn and how it changed his expectations. - Pixie The Fairy] I ...   read

 
 
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Bloggers Wanted: They call me spooky

October is a rarity among months in gaming. Often, you can't really think of a good game to pair with Thanksgiving, Christmas or Easter, but you can certainly think of games for Halloween. It's a time we turn our thoughts to monsters, ghost...   read

 
 



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