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Konami opens Los Angeles studio for Metal Gear Solid

Kojima Productions is getting a Los Angeles, California-based office, and it's looking swanky. Can you picture yourself working in an environment like that? What a lovely patio view. The team will assist with development on Metal Gear Solid...   read

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Nintendo lifetime sales

Nintendo reveals combined sales of ALL hardware, software

Nintendo's latest fiscal report is not all that hot. But the general annual report does a much better job of putting a positive spin on the company's present and future. The first dozen or so pages of the report are incredible collages and ...   read

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Top 20 of Gen 7

These are the 20 best-selling brands from this gen

[Update: Telltale is mistakenly credited for the LEGO games in the source report, but it should be Traveller's Tales.] French game studio Ubisoft released its fiscal year 2013 earnings earlier today, trumpeting its tidy profits and strong s...   read

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Nintendo FY13

Nintendo missed fiscal year targets for 3DS, Wii U

Nintendo's fiscal year 2013 report was just released today, and the details are... well... umm... they're certainly something alright. Neither hot nor cold. Just... there. For the year ending on March 31, 2013, Nintendo posted revenues of &...   read

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eShop After Dark

Nintendo of Europe's 18+ eShop restriction is no more

Nintendo has been trying its best to prove that its hardware is not just for children, but then things happen and it's back to the kiddie corner. The most recent roadblock has been a nonsensical eShop restriction that prevented anyone in th...   read

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Pretend to be shocked: Rockman Online is likely cancelled

In the fallout of Capcom's cancellations of Mega Man Universe and Mega Man Legends 3, many folks likely forgot that there was still one big Mega Man title in development: Rockman Online, a Korea-exclusive 2D side-scrolling MMO that managed ...   read


Keiji Inafune drew funny doodles for a GDC presentation

Fez developer Phil Fish said some things about the Japanese games industry the other day. People gave him flack, but he wasn't the first one to air such grievances. Former Capcom R&D head Keiji Inafune has been saying this stuff for yea...   read

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GDC: Maxis announces SimCity for PC in 2013

During the EA Game Changers event at the 2012 Game Developers Conference, Maxis announced SimCity. It'll be coming to PC in 2013, which clearly isn't soon enough. Curvy roads were announced first, much to the applause of the audience. This...   read


PS Vita 'lifestyle' shots are derptacularly douchey

Longtime readers will know that I love so-called "lifestyle" galleries. This is when a company shows you how to enjoy a gaming system in real life by making a bunch of people dress like derping douchebags while striking forced, insincere po...   read


Merry Christmas, Destructoid!

Merry Christmas to all the wonderful, beautiful people come to Destructoid every day for their gaming news and related nonsense. We truly do love you all, and we're so happy that you've stuck around all this time.  The holidays are a t...   read



Wii least popular with Japanese teens, says Nintendo

Confirmed: Japanese teens hate Nintendo Wii!  In Nintendo's financial results briefing, speaking on product appeal, Satoru Iwata shared some age-demographic charts for both Japan and USA. The data for Japan shows that teens, or those&n...   read


Producer Takashi Iizuka has a nice long chat about Sonic

Since Sonic Generations was first announced back in April, the heartstrings of many fans have yet again been pulled one way or another, as they hope that Sega doesn't screw up yet another Sonic game. Even our very own Jim is in disarray, ...   read


TGS: The lovely ladies of Tokyo Game Show

While I wish I could have stood around and looked at pretty girls all day, the Great Robot in the Sky sent me to Tokyo to write about videogames, so I had to enjoy them in passing, doing my best to snap a quick shot as I ran to my next appo...   read


TGS: Sweatless Tokyo Game Show floor viewing

Here's a gallery of pictures from the TGS show floor so that you may enjoy the sights without the hassle of dodging people or fighting off heat exhaustion. You won't have to deal with the sweat or the pushing, either.  In these shots y...   read


Lots of douchey PlayStation Move 'lifestyle' shots

Sony has released a ton of utterly astounding photographs of douchebags waving a PlayStation Move around, letting the world know that in order to enjoy the PS3 waggle-dong, you need to look like an impossibly smarmy prick.  If you've e...   read


A nice mix of Vita screens to tease you

Why is it when you want something really bad but can't have it that it all of the sudden looks so much more attractive to you? The PlayStation Vita is that way for me now. I'm close to raging now, overcome with portable gaming technolust fo...   read


Pictures of the crazy PAX show floor

The show floor at PAX is absolutely nuts, just like it always is. It's crowded, flashy, fun and sometimes kind of smelly. Still, we're having a great time here.  Luckily they gave us media members time to run around the floor before th...   read


PS Vita screens: See LiveArea, near, Party and Trophies

Want to see what the online components will look like on the PlayStation Vita's shiny OLED screen? Want to see what a portable game system with day-one messaging and online capabilities looks like? These new screen grabs show a bit of every...   read


3D Realms looking for programmer, uses 200x150 Duke Nuke Forever image as bait

3D Realms are at it again, posting another job ad on Gamasutra (for senior and junior programmers). Sure, there's nothing special about a developer looking to hire. In fact, it happens everyday. But it's not every day that we see a ...   read

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