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Return of the Obra Dinn review

Ever fire up a game for the first time and within the first twenty or so minutes you know it’s got its hooks sunk into you? Return of the Obra Dinn had that effect on me, and that was only elevated by going into it mostly ignoran...

 
 
 
 

Phils Game Music Phindings #18 April in March

Few people who dived into the genre of rock music have not heard of the british veteran rock band Deep Purple. The band belongs to one of the most enduring representatives of hard rock and heavy metal music, although they have often ta...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

you know why i REALLY love my switch?

because nintendo has zero bs on it. it doesn’t force me to have a stupid NHL icon for a service i don’t want yet makes me have to go into a separate menu just to access youtube like ps4.  none of that bs. when nintendo...

 
 
 
 

Nero's Devil Breakers: A Short Guide

So you've beaten Devil May Cry V on Human. Maybe you started on Devil Hunter. In a world of endless open-world map-clearers, your eyes have been opened to a shorter, tighter type of game that didn't last as long as you expect from a fu...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Phils Game Music Phindings #17 Latin Breeze

And so again, the Final Fantasy series. One of the paramounts of musical creativity and diversity. Composer Nobuo Uematsu has demonstrated influences from many different music genres, including rock, classic music, jazz etc. Today I wa...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Phils Game Music Phindings #16 Crackers

Greetings, today I present you several videogames that make use of the "March" portion of Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky's Nutcracker Suite (1892): Taiko no Tatsujin: Drum 'n' Fun; (Multi, 2018): Gokujō Parodiusu - Kako no Eikō o Mo...

 
 
 
 
 
 

The Insane Amusement Ride That Is Bioshock

Somehow over the years I managed to remain ignorant about the story, mechanics, and overall world of Bioshock. The only thing I knew what that it contained horror elements, and that it was immensely popular. So recently I played it fo...

 
 
 
 

Top 5 MAME Games of All Time

First things first. What MAME stands for? It stands for Multiple Arcade Machine Emulator and it is basically a software that allows you to play the old, retro games from arcades on your computer. Now we want to share which games are th...

 
 
 
 
 
 

The Genius Level Design Of Halo

I'm a big fan of Halo. To the point where I even wrote fanfiction as a teenager about it. It's been part of my life for many years now. However, for a myriad of reasons, I have not had an XBox One this generation until a couple of week...

 
 
 
 

Wii REVIEWS: Sin & Punishment: Star Successor

For those reading one of my Wii review blogs for the first time, here is the basic concept: The Wii is often mocked for its game library, yet, it actually has a solid list of exclusives that are unavailable anywhere else. Though only N...

 
 
 
 
 
 

The Magic of Roll20

Last night I ran my first Roll20 D&D game for Aura: After Darkfall.  I want to post a broadcast of it that I made but I did fail to take into account anyone watching the broadcast, including the PCs, can see shit they shouldn'...

 
 
 
 

Pony Express 2 Online is back up!

Yeah, I, the developer of pony express 2, took down the online version. I'm sorry. But it got broken. I don't know how, but hey! It's back up! I fixed some more minor bugs along with the major bugs stopping it from coming back online. ...

 
 
 
 

What 2D metroid could be.

How the next 2D metroid could go Every other 2D metroid game has been on Zebes. First was The original metroid when you were going to destroy mother brain, then super metroid when Samus went back and blew up the planet, then Zero Missi...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

You're quite something 03: Mark Jefferson

I could frame anyone of you in a dark corner, and capture you in a moment of desperation Now, now, I know what are you thinking! "WTF, why are you celebrating a deranged sociopath, who murders women, and takes tortured photos of them ...

 
 
 
 

Quickposts

AtomicBanana

Just saw Captain Cannot fathom the hate, I thought it was Oh well, more to look forward

 
 
taterchimp

Dungeons I had a trap come to me in a dream, and I had no less than 7 ways to clue the party in to its The first guy in the room immediately set it

 
 
Rad Party God

My mouse scroll wheel was getting all jumpy and jittery, I was about to open it to see how I could fix it, until I saw someone mentioning a video about a kid Blowing into the mouse scroll wheel! Im beyond flabberghasted that it worked

 
 
bong264

Someone mentioned this

 
 
kevlarmonkey

I am a great magician

 
 
Gamemaniac3434

BEHOLD, THE PIZZA OF THE DESPAIR BEFORE ITS TWISTED FORM AND PENTAGRAM OF THE BURNING ROOSTER

 
 
bong264

Anyone know how to chain a ghost? Asking for a

 
 
Patrick Hancock

@Soulbow sup

 
 
Mike Sounders

IT IS TIME FOR HEROES

 
 
MajinRotty

Obi-Wan: Thats no

 
 
Goemar

Cuphead coming to the Switch, Blaster Master Zero 2, Stranger Things 3 (the series, game Bill and Ted 3 and a new Tarantino film - thats a lot of stuff for one day!

 
 
Seymour

Good puppet boys on top of it!

 
 
TurboJasper

Everyone is going to dunk on the Stadia with calling it the Ouya I kick started the Ouya and it got a bad rap, so let me just say that it really did suck far more ass than you will ever Oh, and Google can eat a

 
 
Sam van der Meer

If I disliked Undertale is Deltarune at all worth playing?

 
 
PhilKenSebben

Oh shit! Waddup! Wizard of Legend got a fat update On all platforms! This game, along with Dead Cells sure know how to keep me Also, endless mode! Woooo!

 
 
triggerpigking

tried it again, looks a bit better then before(forgot to draw the nose though, just realized haha)

 
 
CaptainDustTree

You know what? Blaster Master Zero 2 is a terrible name and a pretty fun game so I feel like I’m just stumbling my way to

 
 
Electric Reaper

Devin Nunes is such a He brought a massive amount of attention to a parody account that mocks AHAHAHAHAHAhAhAHAAHAHAAAAAAAAAAA!!!!!!!

 
 
WILFoftheblues

This is so funny

 
 
Frostyflakes

With Vlambeer starting to bring titles to the Switch I hope we see a port of Luftrausers at some

 
 
FakePlasticTree

Beaten Oxenfree, pretty damn good indie title, the fact that it was written by the Tales from the Borderlands lead writer only made me wanna play it Also, Alex has become one of my new favorite leads in a

 
 
TheLimoMaker

Now that the Fox/Disney deal is basically done, I can finally start Ewan McGregor would make a brilliant Professor Bryan Cranston as Sinister and Patrick Wilson as Reed Richards

 
 
TheBlondeBass

I have realized that the world would be much better off without the letter Men would have an enis at the front and an anus at the Beautiful

 
 
Electric Reaper

Hey Dtoid, if any news about this game happens at GDC, would you kindly post it?

 
 
 Deadgar64

Why is the first minute of ever two minute long game trailer just really slow zooming and panning over landscape? That irk anyone else?

 
 
Shoggoth2588

Probably an unpopulated opinion but that Nindie Direct did nothing for Devolver had some great things to show off and Cuphead is Cuphead but nothing else really did anything for

 
 
Riff Raff

Hey yous guys that beat DQ11, what level were you for the last boss fight because holy fuck am I getting Im 52, have great gear, and really dont feel like

 
 
Sam van der Meer

Still deciding when Im going to play Sekiro, but theres another From Software game Ill be getting for sure as

 
 
LoneMak

Understatement I have heroes step :o Next youll call your Shovel Knight

 
 
Seymour

Epic today be like

 
 
Palvikinkku

Huh, so The Outer Worlds on Epic and Microsoft Store exclusive for a Might give a try to MS Store as gaming platform a chance after

 
 
Fuzunga

I kept wondering why Stadia sounded familiar, and then it came to me: the Bandai You think Google was even aware of this? Probably

 
 
Xeo

Holy shit! This new Amon Amarth song is a fucking banger! If this is any indication, this album is gonna be amazing!

 
 
Xeo

Not the first time Ive posted this But I needed to share it again, because it brings me so much The sheer beauty of its writing and instrumentation almost brings me to From 2:55 forward this song moves me to the point of

 
 
Michformer

Thinking of taking Double Agent out for another spin, albeit on 360 in lieu of the Sony versions I was originally stuck Still my favorite installment (sorry, Chaos Theory), but boy did Ubisoft fumble the ball with the PlayStation 3

 
 
Marcel Hoang

*listens to a podcast of Canadians describing their branch of armed forces*

 
 
Gajknight

Had a interview for a job Went really well! Wearing a suit and tie makes me feel so fresh and Like a proper gentleman and Current status:

 
 
Rudorlf

Shouldnt be surprised that some people here were 100%/0% towards Epic/Steam instead of acknowledging of the benefits and flaws of both (Not the mods though, they and Torchman was still neutral about it)

 
 
WILFoftheblues

So the girl child got her braces off her teeth today and a week from today I will be the next one sporting a metal Adult braces should be a nice

 
 
Chris Hovermale

Ya know, when Nintendo announced their plans to let other studios handle their IPs more often? I never imagined theyd give indie studios that Cadence of Hyrule could be the start of an amazing trend,

 
 
Electric Reaper

So, looks like Yahtzee is waiting until the summer games drought to review Devil May Cry Yeesh, I heard Left Alive was bad, but I didnt think it would be

 
 
Riff Raff

So, first impression after a good hour and first world of Blaster Master 0-2: its great! Definitely a bit more challenging and some mechanics in place to prevent spamming the fuck outta that beam gun that goes through walls

 
 
RenaudB90

We live in a world where Microsoft is bringing Xbox live and their 1st party titles to Switch while Epic tries to become the PC gaming monopoly people accuse Steam of Its like were in Bizarro

 
 
NeoTurbo

Sure Nindies are awesome BUT NEW STANGER THINGS TRAILER!

 
 
Tohsaka

The Outer Worlds now has an exclusivity deal with Epic (and technically MS Store but Wont be out on Steam until 12 months after

 
 
medicamecanica

I totally forgot or never knew the main character of Necrodancers name was

 
 
Dr Mel

I put together a little video of my Mii Brawler being cool, if you wanna

 
 
GoofierBrute

You know, this Nindies Direct had me at Cuphead, but then they announced Blaster Master Zero II and Crypt of the NecroDancer X Zelda crossover, and Im just like:

 
 
Rad Party God

The day that we all get 100% stable internet connections that dont turn into shit the moment someone decides to binge watch something on Netflix on the same household, is the day we all get