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REVIEW: Kraven Manor (PC)

Steam is awash with generic first-person horror games, so I was surprised to discover a title that does something genuinely different with the formula.  More so because I stumbled across it entirely by accident, having received a game ...

 
 
 
 

Review - Five Nights at Freddy's World (PC)

Whether you're a fan of the series or not, you've likely heard of the Five Nights of Freddy games. What you may not be aware of, however, is that owe their existence to another less favourably received game.  Creator Scott Cawthon's pr...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Review: Aviary Attorney - Bird is the Word!

One of the benefits of Kickstarter is that it provides an avenue for games that would never see the light of day and which would be hastily shot down by the brandy-swilling residents of your average boardroom.  Aviary Attorney is one s...

 
 
 
 

Zetta Reviews: XBLAZE: Code Embryo (PSV)

It is a rare moment where I take issue with animu tropes. Really, really rare. If you talk to me about this kind of thing or read my blogs regularly enough, you probably know that already, but so we can be clear on this, and I admit it is l...

 
 
 
 

Through REVIEW - Breaking barriers, folks

Developer: GoshkiPublisher: GoshkiFormat: PC (browser/flash) Being yet another game that I played once and skipped over due to not understanding, Through is a minimalistic puzzle-platformer made for GameBoy Jam 4. It's a short and sweet ga...

 
 
 
 
 
 

[Review] Statues - PC. Don't Blink.

If imitation is the sincerest form of flattery then Statues is a veritable love letter to Doctor Who's 'Weeping Angels'. This indie horror borrows heavily from the show's 'Blink' episode, where the protagonists were pursued by the Weeping ...

 
 
 
 

REVIEW: Life is Strange (Eps.4-5) (PS4)

(Presented below is another guest review by my wife for Life is Strange –Episodes 4 and 5 that she originally wrote in two parts for her own blog. I’ve not actually played this game, but I’ve watched my wife play it and it seems excel...

 
 
 
 

REVIEW: Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception (PS4)

After the release of the critically acclaimed Uncharted 2: Among Thieves, hopes were high and anticipation through the roof for Naughty Dog’s next and final game in the PS3 trilogy. Yet, when Uncharted 3: Drake’s Deception came out it ...

 
 
 
 

REVIEW: The Last of Us: Remastered (PS4)

This month is my “Month of Uncharted” and I’ve mostly been playing through Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection; a series of remasters of the original Uncharted trilogy released on PS3 but now remade into 1080p and 60fps on PS4. Whi...

 
 
 
 

REVIEW: Uncharted 2: Among Thieves (PS4)

When Naughty Dog released the follow-up to Uncharted: Drake’s Fortune it was immediately met with critical acclaim, and Uncharted 2: Among Thieves remains in the top ten lists of “Best Games…” for that generation of consoles. Consid...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Persist REVIEW - A Trial-Filled Tale of Redemption

Developer: Adventure IslandsPublisher: Adventure IslandsFormat: PC (browser/flash), Android Persist is yet another one of the many neat flash games I didn't enjoy when I first took interest and played it, and then later grew to understand a...

 
 
 
 

REVIEW: Donkey Kong, or "Stop! Hammertime!"

Well, we are finally past the initial launch titles of the NES and have moved on to the next wave of games.  June 1986 was a great time for gamers with an NES, especially if they liked Donkey Kong, since 4 different DK titles came out....

 
 
 
 

Toukiden: Kiwami Review (PC)

Before I begin, let me state that I heavily dislike the Monster Hunter series and games like it. However, I am still willing to give them a shot. I've tried Ragnarok Odyssey Ace, Monster Hunter 4: Ultimate, and now I've tried Toukiden: Kiwa...

 
 
 
 
 
 

NES Golf, or "par:3, score:18"

Golf for the NES!  Because God knows that there wasn't enough sports games available for the NES at launch. So let's play this and see how it goes!  Hows the game look? So, you've got a husky looking version of John Daly, it see...

 
 
 
 

Shadow of Mordor: Greasy Popcorn

I recently finally got around to playing Shadow Of Mordor on a friends computer after hearing about how well liked it was. I found it compelling, and I proceeded to burn through it pretty quickly from meh start to disappointing end. How is...

 
 
 
 

Excitebike, or "Launch Day Gold"

Welcome back!  This time around, we are gonna look at our next launch title, "Excitebike" Excitebike is motocross action!  In "selection A" mode, not only did you have to race against time, you had obstacles, ramps, mud, and your...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Quickposts

Kyle Yadlosky

Fuck yeah! Its that time of year ae, bitches! Twelve hours of Terror!

 
 
EtosiGiR

Shhhhh! Don’t tell Gaj, redbox gave me a free night with God of War! However, I don’t think I’m going to have time to play I’m sorry!

 
 
bong264

Ive always loved that the reason orcs love giants is the same reason rednecks love monster

 
 
triggerpigking

Linktober sketch 19, need more pens tommorow, this ones running out, Im quite happy with this

 
 
Fuzunga

Almost bought Celeste last year but waited for the physical version to go on sale after it was That ended up being January of this year, and ten months later I can finally play it! They wanted the farewell DLC on the cart, and I appreciate

 
 
TheLimoMaker

Most underrated game in the last five years? You can choose choices: Oxenfree, Darkwood, Dying Light

 
 
Electric Reaper

We need more schadenfreude at Blizzards

 
 
taterchimp

Went as fat Thor to a halloween party yesterday, which was Then I got invited to a Jackbox party today! Going to be a long, social,

 
 
GoofierBrute

Hey guys, I hate to post this, but I think Im going to need some finicial More info in the (Weekend bump, thanks to everyone who has donated so far)

 
 
Electric Reaper

I hate hornets so Damned The only thing hornets are useful for is that their larvae makes good food for

 
 
Count Parismeow Returns

Disqus is acting up for me in I cant seem to comment or vote Oh well Hope yall are having a good

 
 
medicamecanica

two days before Cold Steel 3 ships Ive beaten all 7 trails games including the fan translated ones! probably spent around 50-60 hours on each one, so thats a lot of

 
 
Shoggoth2588

My sister is getting married today! Woo, free food

 
 
Electric Reaper

So, Humble Bundle decided to trash most of their subscription plans, and replace them with more expensive plans offering less Users on reddit and Youtube are pissed off about

 
 
ShadeOfLight

Just came back from This movie unsettles me the same way some messed-up internet communities unsettle There is very real, legitimate and valid hurt there, but then repugnant mental gymnastics turn it into the most malicious possible

 
 
Dr Mel

Having finished Borderlands 3, I have to say this game is If you thought the story was Duke Nukem Forever, I have to strongly disagree and even suggest that you take a much closer second

 
 
Plissken

Have a good weekend everybody <3

 
 
CaimDark Reloaded

Im at the part in Tales of Berseria where the malevolence gets, well, too malevolent and all hell breaks Ive played around 25 How close to the end am I?

 
 
able to think

Finally built and installed my 3rd tall shelf I got at Ikea this Now Im no longer completely out of room for new current gen

 
 
Kyle Yadlosky

PSA: Swatch is letting you design your own very Destructoid-friendly watches right

 
 
NeoTurbo

Been playing Call of Cthulhu for I honestly forgot it was based on the tabletop game, when it case me stats and character points I was actually I might actually play it again with a different character build to see whats

 
 
Uncle Arena Fighter
 
 
Eggrollbuddy

I know Chris had a great guide to balancing life and games, but does anyone have additional tips? Would love to try to fit more gaming if

 
 
THE INFAMOUS JCITY

I know Ive said that I wasnt going to buy any new games til at least Black Friday, but as someone who loves fitness as much as I love videogames, I couldnt resist the allure of Ring Fit Adventure on Nintendo Switch 🤸🏽‍♂️

 
 
Chris Moyse

Ask Me Anything! Maybe Ill Have an awesome Saturday

 
 
Lord Spencer

Weekly Update, here are the games I am currently Those between bracket I am going to review when completed: - -SMT IV: Apocalypse (3DS) -Trine 2 (Wii U) -Tales of Berseria (PS4)

 
 
Rasori

I sometimes wonder if the people in games like Death Stranding who use their likeness are aware of the people that take the models out of their games and use them for other

 
 
hlarge4

Howdy, Long Life is busy, but I need to give a special shout out to Return to the Obra Dinn on Runs great and is such a great Also fits well into a busy 12 fates down, 48 to go!

 
 
bong264

So I broke down and finally joined the retropie master I fucking love the thing as it lets me play this on my big tv!

 
 
SCREAMour

Heres my early b-day present from the momz: A Rust In Peace Flying-V! Rust In Peace happens to be my favorite Megadeth album at that! <3

 
 
kevlarmonkey
 
 
Neronium

The mood when the only policy that kept you wanting to stay at your job is changed to make things Good thing I put in my two

 
 
absolutfreak

Big mek is finished and ready to Happy Orktober!

 
 
whybmonotacrab

I feel like every weapon in amid evil would be the best weapon in any other Heres a mix of a rail gun and a shotgun you fire from a sword, heres a gun that chains lightening and makes everyone explode, heres a gun that fires motherfucking planets

 
 
Jetter Mars

Turns out my sister doesnt need help moving out Due to scheduling conflicts w/ my nephews sporting events, shes going to move her things out slowly by Still not sure exactly when she moves into her new place

 
 
TriSCAREapops

Plane tickets are purchased for Boy to come I am overjoyed! He will be back home Monday Video calling is wonderful and all, but we need to play and nap and Miss him like

 
 
Count Parismeow Returns

After watching the resident evil 2 real time fandub for the 10th time, I revisited one of my favorite versions of RE1 on the Its so You get the original untouched game as well as a remix mode that incorporates puzzles using the DS

 
 
Catrin de la Fiesta

An animation collab has never been NAAAAAAUGHTY~

 
 
Electric Reaper

Well, Sound and Fury by Sturgill Simpson was pretty meh to Some of the tracks and video clips were decent, others just went on for too Also, I didnt like how the story jumped all over the

 
 
Shoggoth2588

Im Nothing serious, just a sore throat, leaking face, and sunny In other news, a load-baring manager just walked out and Im curious to see who else is going to quit at

 
 
triggerpigking

Linktober sketch 18 Nintendo can we get some oracle remakes so that Veran can get the por- I MEAN the fanart she

 
 
Neronium

Welp I oulled the trigger and put in my two weeks notice at Lets get a new, better job! Wish me

 
 
MeeGhoulz

Apparently Im suffering from multiple personality disorder, according to my disqus avatars!

 
 
Gamemaniac3434

Streaming some Feel free to join me if so Image

 
 
Electric Reaper

A redhead sword waifu with modern clothes?

 
 
Gamemaniac3434

Welp, the first of many Myxos have been streaked and prepared for Things is a

 
 
Pixie The Fairy

Glory to mankind!

 
 
PatBateman17

Picked up Obra Dinn and The Missing - bring me stellar gaming!!

 
 
Dere

There will be beer tonight and there will be drunken video games later