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My preview of the 3DS

Last month, I had the opportunity to go and play on a 3DS, at their event being held in Manchester (UK). I was lucky enough to get a ticket, as I had previously been to Eurogamer last year. I was so excited when I got my e-ticket sent, but ...

 
 
 
 

Pokemon: An Influential Series

Go ahead! Say that Pokemon is a fad, that it's for little kiddies, that I'm too old for it, that it was never good, but I'm 14 and I love it! It's been the biggest influence on me as a gamer. I wouldn't be a gamer if Pokemon didn't exist. ...

 
 
 
 

3DS Release Date for US Announced

3DS Release Date for US Announced January 19th, 2011 Nintendo has announced that the 3DS will be available in the United States March 27th, 2011. It will be available for $249.99. With a five hour battery life and a three hour recharge ...

 
 
 
 

A Nintendo 3DS Preview Event

23:14 February 5th – Facebook James Pickard: ‘’Oops, I just pre-ordered one.’’ 4 Hours earlier... Tucked away down a side-street in Brick Lane; a small group gathered. We were waiting outside a graffiti-riddled warehouse on a dark and ...

 
 
 
 

Is Nintendo Really Ready To launch?

As I put down my preorder today at Gamestop, I mused out loud... is Nintendo really ready to launch this damn thing? This is not a sentiment that came about overnight. It's come from many sources and definitely not being denied by Nintend...

 
 
 
 

Pokemon 4th Gen Send Off Tournament Extravaganza!

So as we are all aware of, Pokemon's making a leap into the future soon adding 156 new ones and changing the game up the most in a long time. And as with all generation jumps, we have to leave other games behind. Diamond, Pearl, and Pl...

 
 
 
 

Review: Golden Sun: Dark Dawn

The Nintendo DS is easily the go-to console this generation when it comes to RPGs. As a developer, you'd be hard-pressed to have your title stand out in a library already rife with role-playing goodness. There are exceptions however, and Ca...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

3DS videos for everyone!

Short one: 2 videos, Kid Icarus Gamplay from ninty World 2011 and DOA Dimensions 5 min trailer... ENJOY!... PD: also... BLAZBLUE CONTINIUM SHIFT 2 CONFIRMED FOR 3DS!

 
 
 
 

Kingdom Hearts 3DS

I am Juritza A Mendez: I love the good things that exist in this land. I like going to the beach, I have great friends on this earth, God is very nice to me since before I was born and God had chosen me, enlarge things God sake. good but...

 
 
 
 

With Whom Doth The World End? It Endeth With Thee

Two years ago we moved out of a house we were renting and into a house we bought with our own money dollars. For the most part, I considered this moving up in the world, save for one thing: we managed accidentally to put our DS Lite into a ...

 
 
 
 

Back to my Roots

I started playing Final Fantasy VI Advance and Chrono Trigger again. Thank God for the DS and the nostalgia cash-ins that it promotes Those of you shouting 'rehash bullshit' can go eat a dick and gloat over Halo. And yes, I play Call of ...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Mama will fix it! More Pixel Art

My entry into the Craftster Cooking Mama pixel art challenge. If I win I could get some cool Cooking Mama games. Voting starts tomorrow - I hope I do well. The contest is pretty cool - check it out here

 
 
 
 
 
 

Etrian Odyssey 3 boss music You

So yeah, Etrian Odyssey 3 is out, and with it comes the glorious caress of Yuzo Koshiro's music on our ears. Dance with the Stratum guardians to this melody:

 
 
 
 

This week: Pokemon: Heart Gold

It's Monday, September 27th and after about 55 hours, I have completed the Johto half of Pokemon: Heart Gold. For those unfamiliar with the series, Johto is basically the continent housing the first half of the game. I can hones...

 
 
 
 

Pokémon Black: First Thoughts

Well my Pokemon Black recently arrived and I opened the packaging like a starving psychopath that just found a chocolate bar. I'm not going to spoil too much for anyone so I'm just going to give you what I think of the game so far. Keep in ...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Slowpoke

Slowpoke (ヤドン, Yadon), is known as a Dopey Pokémon. The name Slowpoke is an insult for someone who acts or moves slowly. Slowpoke's Japanese name, Yadon, has the word don in it which means slow or stupid. This mammal...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Quickposts

dephoenix

So this actually looks really

 
 
lokhe

Holy fucking shit the Microsoft 10 storefront is the most infuriating piece of shit storefront Ive ever seen!!!

 
 
ScionVyse

New Smash patch tonight, and of course Im more interested in existing character changes than Obviously Ill be testing her out and stuff, but I really just need my man Ike to get something else At least give him his Fair

 
 
dephoenix

Okay heres my It works great for like, watching movies and shit but I cant see myself using it to sleep because it has just enough space for your head and I feel I would slip off it in the Good quality Worth the price

 
 
Destructoids Very Own Ein

#Darksiders3? The Actual Charlton Heston insisted I share with the world what I spent 5 minutes doing instead of grading dont sell

 
 
NeoTurbo

Managed to get a TON of gaming stuff done during my wisdom teeth Got to the post game stuff in Got my railjack in Got to the point of no return in The Outer Good times

 
 
Osc

Decided to start my game over from I think Ill go back to it, but Ive got another idea for a game that actually is

 
 
Mike Sounders

Its wild to me that Namco is releasing My Hero Academia 2 and One Punch Man within 2 weeks of each I feel like that audience was a good amount of

 
 
Dr Mel

I have really really been enjoying the Blasphemous Its a really dower soundtrack but when Im under a lot of pressure, this kind of stuff really resonates with

 
 
Resident007

Hi, Destructoid! Gaming news here: a big update for Metro Simulator 2020 was released, featuring eight more stations of Moscow The game is available in Steam Early Access

 
 
The Actual Charlton Heston

Jalapeno poppers and sour popsicles for breakfast because Im going to die eventually anyway, fuck it, lets go out corpulent, cranked to the nines on boner pills, and screaming about how the government is trying to take away our laser assault

 
 
taterchimp

Just got Trial By Trolley (Kickstarter game) and think I found my 2 favorite cards already

 
 
Riley1sCool
 
 
RiffRaff

With Kentucky RZ releasing its final episode today (and me finally booting up my copy after having in my library for so many years), lets celebrate by talking about our favorite adventure games? What are yours, recommendations, hidden gems?

 
 
Shut Up Ace

Ive had the DKC ost stuck in my head for a while Anyone know of any good hacks I could play?

 
 
RiffRaff

2, 3, A (and no sugar, trve You?

 
 
The Actual Charlton Heston

Guten morgen, Destructoid! Why not get your day started with a nice dose of uplifting orchestral music? Or you guys could stick to your usual routine of crystal meth and Either works, I dont

 
 
Rasori

What happened to the framerate in the Master Chief Collection? Started up Halo 1 again but its running so It never used to run this bad

 
 
medicamecanica

New monster hunter phone Looks like a continuation of that 3ds stories style, which I like but didnt care for the

 
 
Occams

By the logic of the basketball crying tiny basketballs, in this world, people cry

 
 
Czar Kazem

No one asked, but I finally have these two darlings framed and Im psyched to finally display them

 
 
A Luigi Fanatic

This is the Moenados Power

 
 
Boxman214

Do any of yall watch The Masked Singer? My wife and I just discovered it and binges the first 2 seasons in the last week and a I love Its a really fun show

 
 
Voltaic Owl

Finally got back into Ring Fit after a month-and-a-half It didnt destroy me like I thought it I even survived planks! I guess it helps that I finally got my lardass under 200 in the

 
 
Jinx 01

Kinda depressed but at least I can play Slay the Spire in bed to distract me :/

 
 
Vesalius

Damn, lost another great RIP Reed

 
 
siddartha85

I am ready to play the horse gas station game on Switch when it drops The horses will be fueled with precious gasoline when they clop to my Truly, that is what the 7-year game is about, I have Im going in very blind,

 
 
TurboKill

This remaster of Joust is getting out of hand

 
 
ObliqueZombie

Its my Golden Birthday today; Im 27 on the 27th! Fiance pitched in and helped me get the blue Switch Lite, and I like it slightly better than the regular Switch (at least the Now what would you guys recommend--Astral Chain or Tokyo Mirage??

 
 
Adzuken

Thought about Retro Game Challenge for the first time in a long time It feels like it was forever ago that I first picked it Retro games were something different to me back

 
 
xeronio

Beat Matador at my 2nd try in MORE GOD REJECTED Survived the fall from

 
 
CJ Andriessen

Diets suck, but Im getting really good at cooking

 
 
Tricerapops

Doom Eternal will have no

 
 
Inquisitive Ravenclaw

For some reason, 5-minute memes I put together have a habit of taking

 
 
FakePlasticTree

Managed to defeat 1 of these 13 crazy oh boy :o

 
 
mullon

I wish I could figure out how to explain to my dad that just because a game does not have good graphics doesnt mean he should assume its a bad

 
 
Pixie The Fairy

You can no longer use when pigs fly in When Hell freezes over remains an

 
 
Soulbow

People who prefer other types of bud over bud are people I do not

 
 
Virtua Kazama

Between the Mad Space incident and the Eternal Engine crash, I dont know whats going to happen Lets play some more Sonic Adventure 2: Battle!

 
 
hlarge4

Started replaying Yeah, holy Its my By a long And my new Dolby headphones are letting me experience it in a new, unsettling I have the platinum, thought Id feel burnt Nope, gonna get me that

 
 
Flegma

I have spent far too much time (tens of hours, I imagine) to get to this point in my 8-bit game And all the player can do now is move the extra twitchy cursor up and down the

 
 
CJ Andriessen

Guess Im redownloading all of Kentucky Route Zero

 
 
dephoenix

Hey my physical copy of Mare Internum finally came I backed this Kickstarter so long ago! Btw if youve never heard of it, Mare Internum is a very cool sci-fi webcomic set on Its really Ill drop a link in the comments for the

 
 
Occams

Found this at a thrift store over the This and the 1992 Olympic Basketball Dream Team were the closest I ever got to being a sports So many dumb, delightful cartoons from my

 
 
Churros89

Answer: It is Trashove, the winged rat Pokémon!

 
 
Tricerapops

He runs around with this box on his head like it is the most fun thing You cant see it here, but I drew monster faces on the front and

 
 
Rad Party God

Well, dang! Hades is fairly polished and enjoyable for still being in Early Beautiful visuals, fantastic voice acting, great writting, fun and hectic gameplay, amazing And you can pet a giant three headed doggo <3

 
 
Neronium

Why must car maintenance be so Getting a tune up since my sparkplugs are way past needing to be

 
 
Boxman214

Saw this comment on an article about Kobe Bryants I have to admit, I Am I bad person, or is it a good thing to find humor in the macabre?