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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...

 
 
 
 
 
 

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Cathedral

Foot soldier

 
 
Flanx

Might buy my mum a Switch Lite for her birthday, are they actually any good? She keeps complaining that shes bored, I know I can get this ex Angry Bird addict stuck to some animal crossing or

 
 
ChronoLynxx

This weeks TGIF is up over in the community blogs! Come jump in and say hi and let us know how your week went along with all your weekend plans!

 
 
triggerpigking

Wah are we still here?, just to

 
 
Parismio

When 3:14 hits

 
 
TheLimoMaker

Ive conquered a fear, played hide and seek, fought the literal Earth, beaten a pair of muscular arms, and had two jump scare Im 7 hours Theres far more to do than I thought there would Omori got the

 
 
cockaroach

Happy Friday Looking forward to my big, empty weekend ahead of me, playing games, smashing my wife, and listening to tunes and or playing my Im sure theres important shit to do but I cant remember it so it dont exist

 
 
taterchimp

Im bored and want something I can just slam time into, so Im going to try this FF14 nonsense I hear so much

 
 
Slimybear245

Silksong

 
 
Trevlyn

I don’t normally like these, but enjoyed this play through for Breath of the Here is DeeBee Geeks playthough Happy Anniversary Zelda!

 
 
Robo Panda Z

Im not normally one for dark visual novels (Im more of a Dream Daddy, Monster Prom type?), but The Life & Suffering of Sir Brantes first two chapters (available free) left a very good The world-building is top-notch - it really drew me

 
 
Seymour

Heres the beginning of my Persona 5 Strikers LP! I had a lot of fun editing the last third of the video,

 
 
Spaceloaf

Mea My last Genshin Impact post was proven to be Banners for Venti, Diluc, and Jean have been data-mined, so we may have another 3-banner But everything else in the post was

 
 
Seymour

Since I havent noticed Gus post in a : Im afraid I have some terrible It seems your DNA is : And?

 
 
Gamemaniac3434

#fishfriday

 
 
RolanberryPrins

I havent even played the game yet because of chorin but damn the Loop Hero soundtrack is Great BGM for slaying the to-do

 
 
bong264

Current Status:

 
 
Electric Reaper

Fishnet clothing More in the comments

 
 
Riley1sSpook

A true gentleman

 
 
Zoey Handley

I get the feeling I’ll be seeing this screen a

 
 
Seymour

So, I was editing together my Persona 5 Strikers gameplay for my LP and quickly realized just one 2-hour session has enough content for, like, several Its almost a good story or Huh!

 
 
indigit4l

I hate when people stop a whole car length behind the car in front of them at the stop Especially in the turn lane bc it blocks cars from being able to access #ThingsThatIrkMe

 
 
taterchimp

I ate the Froot Loops Pray for

 
 
RiffRaff

Almost forgot, today is Bandcamp Friday! 100% of sales on the platform go to the artist/label! Go support some music!

 
 
eastyy

Yay new character in Skullgirls is here Beta anyway

 
 
mullon

Im really enjoying Kards and I wish more people played

 
 
ShadeOfLight

Screw it, Im jumping on From the impressions so far I think Ill enjoy it, and if it even half succeeds at what its trying to do, then its already the kind of unique experimental game that I want to

 
 
TurboKill

Even if you dont do MMOs, check out the soundtrack for Final Fantasy So many Exponential Entropy (@ 2:48) is my aesthetic right

 
 
Whispering Willow

Apparently I declared war on Potato Head and I was not Twitch thinks I spell woman as womxn but Twitch never asked I dont even remember Lola Bunny, but I have been accused of cancelling her Im always the last to

 
 
JohnSmith123

So like what’s the over/under on Florida man getting arrested for fighting That’s I want in on that Let’s make some

 
 
taterchimp

PLANET TERROR 2: ELECTRIC BOOGALOO: fried onion strings, bacon, cheddar cheese, Sweet Heat BBQ sauce + smoky cheese sauce Sounds pretty good in theory, but probably not eating Have

 
 
Snaileb
 
 
Boxman214

Hank Hill in Smash, for your

 
 
Riley1sSpook

a river in a dry land

 
 
Plissken

🤷‍♂️

 
 
Slimybear245

Well still playing Metro Last Light and didnt expect it to have a whole level/story bit focused on a not to relate it to Covid,it is pretty depressing in the game even if there is no real characters in the game that your going to care for

 
 
Shinkz

Omar at it again with the amazing art

 
 
Shoggoth2588

I figured out how to make my mic work! Im going to make this everybodys

 
 
Czar Kazem

Man, its a minor thing, but I just want to be able to buy a fucking PS5

 
 
Czar Kazem

Man, its a minor thing, but I just want to be able to buy a fucking PS5

 
 
Gamemaniac3434

Man if a fan-made remake of A2MR was a thing that theoretically existed and I theoretically had it, I would theoretically say that its darn good and provides more metroid which is always a good

 
 
TheLimoMaker

Started Am I glad I didnt write my GotY 2020 list yet, because I think this is gonna be up

 
 
Soulbow

Buy the #SuckItTorch

 
 
PhilKenSebben

Dope af and my current favorite (non-single)

 
 
Churros89

Heeeey things are doing fine Oooops, I may have accidentally dropped a map of the rate of occupancy of ICU beds in Brazil, Im so clumsy! Hahaha, everything is fine, ha!

 
 
Kerrik52

No One Lives Forever is It plays like how I imagine people remember Goldeneye All the goofy spy shenanigans, none of the N64 Might be a bit simplistic as a shooter, but the mission variety makes up for

 
 
Chris Moyse

The kinda money I mightve dropped on a new game just went on a body hair trimmer because this is midlife

 
 
Exber

Mario & Luigi Super Star Saga Played the original and its potential worked in its favor, most of the I know the sequels use a better layout, and Im ready to try them

 
 
RiffRaff

Holy shit! I did it! I passed the Dark Souls of driving exams (in the center of an Italian city) and finally got my liscence! Im shaking