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Warriors Orochi 4 Ultimate Review (PC, Switch)

This is only going to focus on the new features that have been added since the original version. So, just a heads up there.  I'm adding the Switch tag because a friend got this game on the Switch and I played through most of the g...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Game In Progress: January 2020

It's a good thing I had the foresight to number these posts by month and year! Otherwise I'd have duplicate blog titles that would confuse even me. Anyway, I made the decision to essentially start over. All the lessons I had learned i...

 
 
 
 

Belle Boomerang - Revealed!

While I am new to Destructoid, I have been working on small indie titles for a while now and recently released my newset project: Belle Boomerang Belle Boomerang is heavily inspired by the shining stars of the 8-bit era. As such, it ba...

 
 
 
 

Cblogs of 2/8 to 2/14/2020: 7th Week

Cblogs Recap: Week 7   -Kerrik52 reviews Titanfall 2 as part of his Traveler in Playtime review series. -LastKingofHearts quickly reviews xCloud, Microsoft's new streaming service. -Wes Tacos's wife reviews Super Seducer from a n...

 
 
 
 

Control (PC) Review

Every year, there is usually one game that just clicks with me. The game hits on all cylinders, and usually has at least one element I have a great interest in. In 2017, Cuphead was that game for me, and its challenging-yet-fun gamepl...

 
 
 
 

Gaming Bookends: Muffy's Story

Warning: The following contains material that may be upsetting to those that have experienced sexual violence. Reader's discretion is advised. When you turn the power off the game never really ends... Client M, Session #14  ...

 
 
 
 

Saturn REVIEWS: Shining Force III

This is one game on the Saturn I played knowing pretty much that it would be good. After all both Shining Force games on the Genesis were very good and are among the top 10 games on that system.Yet, it appears that Camelot  Softwa...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Fledgling retrodev: A ship built

Ever thought of building a ship in a bottle? I happened to take a look at the Wikipedia page for "impossible bottles", which include ships in a bottle. There seems to be two main ways to accomplish that: either actually build the ship ...

 
 
 
 
 
 

A Decade in Review; Shoggy-11

2011 was a really weird time for me, I was living at home with my Mom and siblings, trying to build up enough money to move down south to make a long-distance relationship into a not-at-all long distance relationship. I made it happen ...

 
 
 
 

My Wife Reviews: Super Seducer

I am a gamer; my wife, Brittany, is not. So I decided to make her play dumb, interesting, or weird games all in the name of research! She must then review them as thoroughly as possible...or at least as thoroughly as she wants. Why she...

 
 
 
 

Odin Sphere's Theme Is A Musical Fairy Tale

A few years ago when I was still trying to get a degree in music, I had a teacher of musical composition that would always, without fail, take 20 minutes of his classes for musical appreciation. We already had a class on that subject b...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Traveller In Playtime – Titanfall 2

Titanfall 2 is a first-person shooter developed by Respawn Entertainment and published by Electronic Arts for PC, PS4 and Xbox One in 2016. Following an attack by the IMC, Militia Rifleman Jack Cooper is forced to assume pilot duties o...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Thoughts on the EVO 2020 Lineup

It’s the 9th year in the row since I’m talking about this year’s EVO Lineup. Wow, time flies fast… Mr. Wizard and Mike Ross recently did their annual game announcement stream for this year’s EVO and we g...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Shog's January 2020 Gaming Journal

It’s a whole new year, a whole new decade, MY BIRTHDAY, and 2 Steam sales affected what games I played this month...and realistically, next month too, and the months following that. Anyway, I hope you’ve all had a good New ...

 
 
 
 
 
 

I Played Some Video Games

It's that time for a bunch of mini-reviews of some of the noteworthy games I've played over the past couple months. Enjoy!!!   Disco Elysium (PC) Perfect/5 After 2 runs and a good month to reflect on the experience, I'm still at...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Quickposts

Voltaic Owl

Two months and 60+ in-game hours later, it is Amazing

 
 
medicamecanica

The 3rd platinum announcement isnt a game but a separate studio for platinum that will be working on Games as a service style games for Just means more Platinum to

 
 
streetmagik3

Maybe its the few shots I had talking, but damn the Xbox 1x is doing its I just downloaded Ninja Gaiden 2, which I played a decent but last gen, but damn, it looks good on the Its not even patched for it, just the system doing its thing!!

 
 
Czar Kazem

I could definitely go for a World of Horror style This games whole presentation is so

 
 
Electric Reaper

I seriously hate it when the professor I get stuck with is: an idiot, absent most of the time, FUCKING useless, gets stuck with outdated/irrelevant course material or ANY combination of the

 
 
dephoenix

I just beat Monster World IV on my mini What a great A very satisfying mash up of 2D platforming and action Its full of neat puzzles and is challenging in all the right Just a genuine delight, I wish Id played it

 
 
Soulbow

I have absolutely NO idea what this games about, buttfuck This ones for you D Feel free to come hang out while I try to figure out exactly what the fuck Yakuza Zero

 
 
Neronium

So uh, did I miss an update for Xbox today? Cause the UI doesnt look like complete garbage to me right now and I just played my Xbox yesterday and was

 
 
Dangus Taargus

Another 20+ year backlog game off the list: Panzer Thank you Mednafen for making my dreams a Mom wouldnt buy me a Saturn even though my cousin had On to Zwei (which 3 levels in is so much better!)

 
 
ScionVyse

Getting a broken tooth pulled tomorrow, and Ive booked four days off work to help with recovery from Im going to try to see if I can write a song every day for the next few days, since I wont have much else to

 
 
triggerpigking

Hapi played the entirety of FE3H on Hard but mission 4 of Cindered Shadows has just broken me lol, ive put like 5 hours into a single mission and I need to go down to normal haha

 
 
FakePlasticTree

This is a work of

 
 
Shut Up Ace

Was a great stream tonite! Thanks to all that came! Learned a lot about the console wars and Nintendo and Sonys relationships prior to the Playstation!

 
 
Neronium

Apparently the My Hero Academia movie just came out, and apparently Regal has something called 4DX for Anyone been to a 4DX movie before?

 
 
BNix

GOGs refund policy just became really If its as good as it sounds, thats one more reason to buy from them instead of

 
 
Vesalius

up, up, down, down, left, right, left, right, B, A,

 
 
Goemar

Not sure if anyone here is fussed but Fangamer has some sweet new Battletoads merch available (t-shirts, pins and a

 
 
FakePlasticTree

Speaking of Castlevanina, 3rd season of Netflix’ Castlevania is Another PSA for ya EDIT: Looks like my phone lied, I presume a glitch in the Its not out until next But anyway, thats soon too so youre all informed!

 
 
mullon

Im having a lot more fun with Dragon Quest Builders 2 now that Ive finished the main quest and all the side islands and Im just working on my seaside And once thats down I can get to work building everyone nice

 
 
taterchimp

Movie pitch: cop in Little Italy has to track drug shipments made with rats with help from the newly created feline This fall, get ready for: Tuna and Noodles

 
 
Czar Kazem

Picked Sekiro back up on Sunday (stopped a lot of PC games while I was waiting to upgrade) and I think I had that moment where it Not playing it like Souls anymore, making Cleared Lady Butterfly and entered the castle feeling

 
 
Boxman214

Oh my gosh I hate Apple so much you Theyre so stupid edit: spoiler warning for Knives Out

 
 
NinjaSpeed

This is honestly my most hyped game of the year, even more than Final Fantasy VII, Lego Star Wars and Ghost of

 
 
Jordan Devore

Anyone digging into Yakuza 0 for the first time with Game Pass? Im finally in a place to get Big Into the series again and I have just a few final skills / substories to mop up in Kiwami before I feel comfortable picking my Kiwami 2 save file back

 
 
Johnbhoy

Took myself to Amsterdam last July for my 33rd Went by myself, anyone else ever took a trip by themselves?

 
 
Forsaken Knight

I loved the first game, enjoyed the portable one, but disliked the I have always loved the artwork The atmosphere is spot Not as good a book as The Art of Mana,

 
 
Shut Up Ace

The stars say that Im gonna get that Amaro mount! Its FFXIV

 
 
Kerrik52

Ys: Oath In Felghana got a surprise update with the PSP voice acting and some arranged music! Leave it to XSEED to patch in cool things years down the I hope those rumored PSP-to-PC ports of theirs are trucking along as

 
 
indigit4l

:D #striptoid

 
 
RiffRaff

I would love to go to this! Luckily its going to be live-streamed :)

 
 
Destructoids Very Own Ein

Disclaimer: Gamestop is that note, people celebrating that they will tank because they think physical media is dead is also Digital games disappear with no justification sometimes, and that in itself is pure

 
 
ShadeOfLight

I got a TV crew in my face on the train My first thought was Wow, that is a very attractive train conductor theyre following around! But then: Wait, Ive seen her Shes famous! They even got a few shots of her talking to me!

 
 
Voltaic Owl

#WesWishesWeWouldWorkWithWaybackWednesday

 
 
indigit4l

Peters Kung Fu Corner: Enter the Dragon Pete wrote a blog about Enter the Dragon, for us kung-fu Nice I never thought about how invincible he came across in this one, but still one of my

 
 
dephoenix

#WeslikesbunnygirlsWednesday

 
 
GoofierBrute

Broke: #WesLikesBunnyGirlsWednesdays Woke: #WesLikesWaddleDeeWednesdays

 
 
Chris Bradshaw

wow the free games being given out lately have been fire! sonic generations, ac syndicate, shadow of the colossus, shantae plus kh3 and yakuza 0 just showed up on game pass!

 
 
taterchimp
 
 
Voltaic Owl

Here I am, getting all excited for new Yacht Club announcements, when my lazy ass still hasnt beaten Treasure Trove beyond playing Shovel of Hope 5 years

 
 
On Air Fish

One of you lovely fools has a shop that sells a Sonic Ricky The Ringbutt I want it, but cant find the Help?

 
 
Rico the Penguin

I havent listened to dubstep in a great many years Decided to see if there was anything new to collect and it looks like the modern popular trend is just slowing down songs by 50% and added bass? Peculiar

 
 
DeScruff

Oh man the creator of the Konami code passed away

 
 
On Air Fish

I had a visitor last night!

 
 
Osc

So got a new 2K Everything is Except 1080p and under I dont think I can ever go Also some sites dont scale Everything is so But I love

 
 
Operative20

Im so I canceled my comcast account so that my family could take over the internet since I dont live there, and they were actually able to have everything set up on their They didnt call me in a panic or mood with Im so proud

 
 
Gajknight

Pouring one out for the greatest heroes of our RIP in pasta my

 
 
able to think

Nintendo sent me a Also Ive been vomiting all day so Im off

 
 
taterchimp

Right on the line between unbearable and hilarious

 
 
LaTerry

Its a kaiju game!

 
 
Boxman214

I used to be a department store like Then I took an arrow to the