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As Promised. Sketches of Dtoiders at PAX

When I get sleepy, I draw to keep myself awake. And at PAX, with less than 5 hours of sleep a night, being awake was the key. So I drew a lot. Here's a big mural like thing I did. Will I ever paint this or do anything crazy with it, who kn...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

STFUAJPGM # 5: Space

Hey there, Here's a new episode of STFUAJPGM for you to enjoy. It's about space, and is curated by Joe Allen from The Gamewave Podcast. You can check it out here. We also having a contest to give away some free chiptune CDs. You can c...

 
 
 
 

Graphics, Art vs. Life

I realize that it's been just a little while since the Podtoid had this discussion, but I was struck with a thought recently. Yes, it's true that beautiful art holds up better and that you will always achieve what you had in your head with...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

More Dryad Art

Now that I have a proper desk with room for my scanner (you don't even want to know where I used to keep it), I've scanned some of the drawings from the tremendous backlog that I've accumulated recently. The attached images are primarily...

 
 
 
 

My custom Team Fortress 2 shoes!!

A month ago I created my Watchmen shoes, and now it's time to show my new set of customs. Presenting, my custom Team Fortress 2 shoes!! Based off the team logos (seen here), I again decided for something simple yet effective enough to c...

 
 
 
 

Persona 4 and Rock Anthems.

So, I've been meaning to post about a lot of cool things that have happened to me lately. I am now the owner of two arcade machines I bought for ubercheap off of Craigslist, for instance (A Neo Geo MVS and a Mortal Kombat II cabinet! It's l...

 
 
 
 

In-Depth Tuesday: Killer 7

In-Depth Tuesday is a segment in which I try my my best to explain some of the more difficult narratives that exist in videogames. This means I will dissect and find things such as symbolism, allusion, etc. The main point is to help get acr...

 
 
 
 

FFIV: This Really Happens

*spoilers for Final Fantasy IV* This is a comic dramatization of a real conversation in Final Fantasy IV: No names have been changed, because no one is innocent (especially not Kain). It wasn't like I was surprised when Rosa did the who...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

STFUAJPGM contest involves free chiptune CDs.

Good news! STFUAJPGM is giving away a few copies of 2 Player Productions' Blip Festival '08 Live CD set. The double disc, 32 track album documents some of the world's best chip musicians' live performances from last year's Blip Festival, ...

 
 
 
 

A new 3D art style, I hope

One of the things that annoys me about comic book games is nobody is trying to replicate comic books unique art style. I take this back, of course, to the era before quick and dirty photoshop colors. Before digital inking. I'm talking co...

 
 
 
 
 
 

How to love a game?

We probably all love, or at least like, gaming as a whole. Destructoid is all about how we love our hobby and what we think about it and I guess, only a masochist would come here if he hated games. The question I asked myself recently howev...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Pixelated Creations - Inventory Sale & New Stock

So I finally got around to posting some new stuff in my store this week as well as putting some of the old stock on sale. I've reduced the prices on 8 different items in the store from a Tiny Toons set to a bunch of keychains. Everything...

 
 
 
 

VGdrum Update - Shadow of the Colossus & other news

With the beginning of my Junior year of college just around the corner and my parents embarking on a trip to Poland (taking the video camera with them), I had to rush to record my Final Fantasy I-III VGdrum videos as well as my first VGdrum...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Quickposts

Flegma

Still on XCX I took a look at the game with my online-capable user and got notifications of other players earning plot-related A bit in-your-face reminder that Im not the only freak playing the game in

 
 
medicamecanica

Crosscodes first dungeon is a Probably took me towards 3 hours to finish? Some puzzles are And multiple environmental mechanics getting introduced along with your power Plus tough bosses, good

 
 
homeoftheblues

I havent been this less interested in gaming since the the three year break I took from Meh

 
 
PatBateman17

Beat Outer Wilds Definitely didn’t 100% it but really enjoyed the What a lovingly crafted, sweet, enjoyable Exploration was always rewarding and, except for a slight frustration at the end, well

 
 
Jetfandam

It just took this video to make me a believer in

 
 
A Luigi Fanatic

Anyone with even slight knowledge of the Paper Mario fandom could see this civil war coming from a mile away

 
 
NinjaSpeed

Have a happy birthday, WilfoftheBlues!

 
 
Electric Reaper

Finally, a bright spot during this year of

 
 
 Deadgar64

Holy hell, Devolver rules 🤘😂

 
 
Alphadeus

Blood of the Fallen (Ramses Prime) (2020) - In The Divide, Doctor Ramses drank the blood of the Chimera to gain (temporary) super As the monsters died, Ramses collected their blood and infused all 8 monsters into him at once, creating a

 
 
Seymour

Vocals are still a little inconsistent, but I decided to touch up an older cover because I love AiC way too I hate pulling a George Lucas on my music, but some things I wanna look back on with the utmost

 
 
Boxman214

You guys Im so happy right now! I finished all the episodes of Food Wars on Out of curiosity, I decided to check if crunchy roll had They have another 50 episodes!!!!!!!!!!

 
 
Cloudman Sam

Best place for Pizza?

 
 
mullon

While Im having fun with Hitman 2, but I dont like the I hate stories where the villain is some ultra powerful ultra secret conspiracy guy whom the heroes have never heard of before because theyre so powerful and Its

 
 
PatBateman17

Whew, not too late! Happy birthday Wilf! You and Blues are my parenting inspirations 😂😂😂 Hope you had an amazing day!

 
 
Neronium

Been busy all day, but I still have time to wish Wilf a happy birthday! :D

 
 
Exber

Crash 2 replay Still my favorite of the original

 
 
homeoftheblues

Pretty sweet sunset at Wilfs birthday A nice

 
 
Osc

While watching AEW Dark, one of the wrestlers had a killer intro Not a huge fan of screaming, but sometimes it clicks for This metalcore tracks is one of Love the #musictoid | Versus Me - Heavy Breathing

 
 
AtomicBanana

Six hours of Unity tutorials later, Im feeling pretty stoked on this whole programming

 
 
Neronium

Alright, PC is nice an clean, and NVME drive is installed with Windows installed Now for the fun part: reinstalling everything I ever D:

 
 
Parismio

Well DevolverLand Expo is Checked everything out, found all the Despite being short, it was a fun It was pretty cool to walk around a virtual They should do it again next With

 
 
Seymour

Heres a fucking thing of me and my condensed reactions to Devolvers presentation just hours Fucking watch

 
 
Riley1sCool

I CALLED SHADOW WARRIOR 3 AND THUS I AM THE TO HEEL I SHALL BRING THE GAMING

 
 
Uncle Arena Fighter

Devolver Digital wasnt the only press conference Join ex-speedrunner Simpleflips as he takes you through the wide world of fangames and And perhaps, maybe, something My Uncle Who Works At Nintendo said will come to

 
 
indigit4l

Happy birthday Wilfoftheblues! May the finest liquids spray you down tonight!

 
 
Gajknight

Is crabs more embarrasin than aids?

 
 
Chris Moyse

Happy Birthday to the darling Wilfoftheblues, thanks for being a constant ray of joy in our Hope you enjoy the rest of your weekend!!

 
 
Parismio

Wow, the Futures future really is right when I started the DevolverLand expo and hit the fusebox, it immediately crashed and also crashed the steam app Now thats

 
 
taterchimp

Well Dicey Dungeons is just delightful to play after donating

 
 
Neronium

Today is PC maintenance day for I am putting in a 500 GB NVME drive and tomorrow I shall get rid of other drives for a 6 TB Western That should last

 
 
Uncle Arena Fighter

Big Brain: Drakengard 1s joke ending leads into the NieR Cosmic, Shimmering Galaxy Brain: The Theory of Evolution has more bad endings than NieR: Automata, and several lead into classic Dragon

 
 
Gamemaniac3434

Shadow Warrior 3 is giving me DOOME Hopefully it does things better than DOOME Guess well

 
 
ShadeOfLight

Finished Future Connected today, in basically one It was a nice little expansion on Melias character (who has never been cooler!) and the new area has some lovely The only thing that I found weird was *spoilers in

 
 
Roager

Not that its really surprising that the URL they mentioned has an actual site:

 
 
Punished Nietzsche

i like that the Devolver Digital stream was as fucking insane as i And that new DevolverExpo game (?) looks dope, im downloading it as soon as im

 
 
Electric Reaper

Im kinda disappointed that theres cursing in the text chat just before the end credits of the Bofuri :/ I didnt expect to see that in such a cute

 
 
Inquisitive Ravenclaw

T-Minus 10 minutes until NIIIIINA STRUTHERRRRRRRRRS!!!!! (Art sauce: )

 
 
Slimybear245

Whats a thing your curious of in games that sounds weird if you try to explain? Like say for me wanting to see all the death animations in Inside while playing it despite the fact your a little child in

 
 
Sailor Zebes

Guys I think I figured out why some people have trouble breathing with their mask

 
 
homeoftheblues

Happy 42nd birthday to Wilfoftheblues! Im taking her to a couple of drive-in concerts this weekend, and I took her to the beach last Trying to give her a great birthday took her to a Waffle House for lunch, one of her favorite

 
 
Gajknight

I have been chuckling at this gif for the last several

 
 
taterchimp

So give them blood, blood, gallons of the stuff / Give them all that they can drink and it will never be enough / So give them blood, blood, blood / Grab a glass because theres going to be a flood

 
 
Gummypuss

As far as Im aware E3 is over today with Unless we get a Scott Pilgrim remaster tomorrow nothing aint topping

 
 
TheBlondeBass

Second and last QP I make about PM: The Origami King, but this video was a pretty spot-on match for how I feel about

 
 
Anthony Marzano

This some good vibes for a Saturday morning during a

 
 
Czar Kazem

Friend sent this to me and I really enjoyed Movies include The Sword of Doom, Harakiri, Yojimbo, The Last Samurai, and

 
 
indigit4l

I never even got to experience the