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Mega Man tips

Very Quick Tips: Mega Man Legacy Collection's Challenge Mode

People often cite the Mega Man series as an example of "difficult" retro games, but there's an astounding amount of rhyme and reason to the level design therein. With a few tips you'll be breaking down time trial record walls like it w...   read

 
 
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Curses N Chaos Guide
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The sexiest way to play Curses 'N Chaos

While reviewing Curses 'N Chaos, I've come across a lot of different strategies. Ultimately, though, only one proved useful. So before you go out trying to kill monsters like a n00b, please watch this pro-level video from the top player on ...   read

 
 
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Life is Strange

Life is Strange: Episode Four Achievement guide

We're inching ever-closer to the conclusion of Life is Strange. As we get nearer to knowing what the narrative holds for Max and Chloe, we find a bit of familiarity in the Achievements. Like always, episode four Dark Room holds te...   read

 
 
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Heroes of the Storm tips

Very Quick Tips: Heroes of the Storm

Heroes of the Storm might have some streamlined mechanics when it comes to the MOBA genre as a whole, but it's anything but "dumbed down." While I'll refrain from educating players on MOBAs as a whole (the 15-minute tutorial does a goo...   read

 
 
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Life is Strange guide

Life is Strange: Episode Three Achievement guide

We're at the halfway point of Life is Strange, and while the story is moving right along, the Achievement lists remain similar. Ten optional photos to snap in every episode, and Chaos Theory is no different. This guide should help you ...   read

 
 
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The Witcher 3 tips
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Very Quick Tips: The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is an improvement upon its predecessor in a lot of ways, and despite the fact that it's a tad more streamlined, there is a learning curve involved. Here's a few quick tips to get you started.   read

 
 
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NERO guide

NERO collectibles guide part two: The Hospital and The Desert

Well, we have 24 of NERO's puzzle pieces in the bag, which means there are 24 to go. The second half of the NERO collectibles guide features The Hospital and The Desert.  No sense wasting any time; let's jump right into it. I...   read

 
 
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NERO guide

NERO collectibles guide part one: The Caves and The Forest

NERO is an experience in exploration that beckons for the player to scour every inch of its world. Scattered across the game's four levels are 48 puzzle pieces, and they're hidden in every nook and cranny imaginable. Parts of the story (alo...   read

 
 
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Wii U File Size Guide

The Destructoid Wii U Game File Size Guide

With the rise of digital distribution, hard drive constraints are becoming more problematic than ever. It's never fun purchasing a game only to find out you don't actually have space for it. Here is a constantly-updated list of game file si...   read

 
 
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Xbox One File Size Guide

The Destructoid Xbox One Game File Size Guide

With the rise of digital distribution, hard drive constraints are becoming more problematic than ever. It's never fun purchasing a game only to find out you don't actually have space for it. Here is a constantly-updated list of game file si...   read

 
 
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Battletoads Shovel Knight
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The Battletoad fight in Shovel Knight Xbox One is so much better than the PSN's Kratos

Shovel Knight is the gift that keeps on giving. It was already pretty loaded for a digital release, packed with secrets and replayability, but Yacht Club Games has been busy with other stuff too. For starters, the PSN version has Krato...   read

 
 
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Kratos in Shovel Knight
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Here's how to unlock Kratos in Shovel Knight, and a look at the full boss battle

You've seen the teasers for Kratos' reveal for the PSN version of Shovel Knight -- no surprises there. But how you actually unlock him is another beast entirely, so beware of spoilers ahead for a rather cryptic method in regards t...   read

 
 
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Dark Souls II tip

One crucial tip for locating the new boss in Dark Souls II: Scholar of the First Sin

It goes without saying that there are minor spoilers involved (mainly just names that don't have any context) for Dark Souls II: Scholar of the First Sin herein. This tip is mostly for returning players who want to experience the new conten...   read

 
 
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Beware this naked fatty in Bloodborne

This guy. This guy right here. It was late at night and I was already on edge in one of Bloodborne's unnerving Chalice Dungeons. I had hoped to quickly find the lever so I could proceed to the boss, get my ass kicked a few times, scrape by...   read

 
 
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amiibo wave 4 tips

Here's the full rundown on all the Wave 4 amiibo madness today, including GameStop's plan

[Update: I went in-store to scope the situation out and see what I could get at GameStop. I waited two hours as the fourth person in line. The first two got the $77.94 Smash amiibo bundle. The third only got the Splatoon 3-pa...   read

 
 
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Bloodborne farming
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You can put enemies to work in Bloodborne while farming Blood Echoes

Depending on how far you are into Bloodborne, you've probably come to realize that this late-game area, accessible using the "Mergo's Loft: Middle" warp from the Hunter's Dream, is one of the best spots to quickly earn Blood Echoes (and al...   read

 
 
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Bloodborne secret ending
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How to locate the final hidden boss in Bloodborne, and achieve the true ending

It's been quite a week since I first obtained Bloodborne. I'm currently on my fourth playthrough and I'm finding out that I missed quite a bit on my first run. Specifically, there's multiple endings, one of which involves a cryptic process ...   read

 
 
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Life is Strange guide

Life is Strange: Episode Two Achievement guide

The second episode of Life is Strange has an Achievement set that falls right in line with the first episode's. Again, exploration is key, and taking some quirky photos will earn you some easy Gamerscore. The rules and process are the ...   read

 
 
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Bloodborne advanced guide
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How to find all of Bloodborne's hidden optional bosses

[Update: I've located the hidden boss, with instructions below.] Bloodborne is officially out, and I've already seen a lot of discussions brewing about the game. Some sentiments are positive, some are negative, but a great deal of peop...   read

 
 
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Bloodborne tips

Very Quick Tips: Bloodborne

Bloodborne can get pretty rough at times. All Souls games can. To help you ease from the frustration to the fun zone, here are a few tips to help you on your way. General non-spoiler tips will be frontloaded at the top, but the pr...   read

 
 
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Ori tips

Very Quick Tips: Ori and the Blind Forest

Ori and the Blind Forest may not be the most complicated metroidvania in the world, but there are a few tough decisions to make from time to time. Here are a few quick tips to ease you in.   read

 
 
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The Destructoid Guide to Community Podcasting

So you wanna be a podcast superstar? And live large, a big house, five cars, you're in charge? Comin' up in the world, don't trust no body, gotta look over your shoulder constantly? Well, it probably won’t happen unless you diversif...   read

 
 
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Binding of Isaac: 10 tips for making The Lost playthrough easier

[Dtoid community blogger Corduroy Turtle offers some strategies for achieving 100% completion in The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth. What a guy! --Mr Andy Dixon] The concept of difficulty is likely different for everyone. Personally, I want to f...   read

 
 
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RE Rev 2 Raid Mode tips

Very Quick Tips: Resident Evil: Revelations 2's Raid Mode

I'm thoroughly impressed by Capcom's efforts with Resident Evil: Revelations 2's Raid Mode. It's much deeper compared to previous efforts, augmented by a sleeker interface and a seamlessly integrated mini-story. Because of that it may ...   read

 
 
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Pokmon Shuffle tips

Very Quick Tips: Pokemon Shuffle

Pokémon Shuffle has an under-handed microtransaction system that heavily relies on making you wait to play, unless you pay. But for some of you, casually picking up five games per day will be enough, and there is some fun to be had w...   read

 
 
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Never really was interested in The Witcher series, but after all the hype, time to play this baby myself to see why its loved so Over 800 awards, eh? Lets see if its deserving of those accolades compared to other open-world titles Ive :)

 
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