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Demoman Plush Toy

Yesterday was my first month anniversary of my wedding. And for that my wife (D3s1r3) had been working a special project: TF2's Demoman plush toy yeah i had been helping a little with grenades, trade mark smiley face under the jacket, jack...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Are gamers the new hippie generation? Maybe.....

I was watching a show earlier about the counter-culture phenomenom and saw many similarities between gamers and hippies and some that are pretty far apart as well. Lets dissect! Reasons why: #1: Age. Hippies were mainly younger but also...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Does the Wii have RROD-type issues of its own?

Roughly a month ago, my Wii started acting very odd. While popping in Resident Evil 4 for the first time in ages I was greeted with flickering green pixels bouning across my screen. It wasn't too widespread, just isolated to a single ares...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Godzilla vs Day of the Tentacle

So....i used to go to Otakon every year. Used to spend a lot of time watching all kinds of animes....until I learned that every anime is exactly the same as every other anime. Now i just do hard drugs! Anyway, back in '04 I went to o...

 
 
 
 

Dtoid comment of the week! 3/23-3/27

An underrated part of the Dtoid community is the wealth of hilarious comments users post. This is my way of highlighting those and giving back to the community. These are comments I find clever, witty, funny, pithy and various other synonym...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Power Trip #3: Guitar Hero

For this week’s Power Trip, I explore Guitar Hero in spirit of Guitar Hero: Metallica’s release this week. The first installment in the Guitar Hero series introduced the most powerful mind controlling technique in gaming since Psycho Man...

 
 
 
 

Indie Selections: Platformer Edition

Back again with a heaping helping of indie gaming goodness! This time the indie selections will be narrowed down to the platformer genre. Enjoy! 1. King King is a retro-stylized platformer with the cutest damn graphics you've ever seen....

 
 
 
 

Next next next next gen consoles

I've been thinking allot about the upcoming consoles. Not the ones right after these current ones, but the ones after that, and the ones after that. Graphics can get better, that's a given. But what happens when shit's exactly like real l...

 
 
 
 

A Portal into a New Point of View

Portal may have changed the gaming world for several obvious reasons, but there’s a little one that is seldom talked about. Portal may be the Christopher Columbus of the Second Person shooter. While this is a little stretch lets think abo...

 
 
 
 

Previously, on...

If you’re anything like me you not only love playing games, but you also like completing them. After plugging hours of sleepless nights into an RPG or action game, it’s incredibly satisfying to bask in the soft glow of your television as ...

 
 
 
 

My week in gaming 03/15/09 - 03/21/09

Welcome back to My week in gaming. It's been a fairly uneventful week that's found me going back games I hadn't played in sometime so let's get to it. This week has found me playing quite a bit of Retro Game Challenge. I have come to t...

 
 
 
 

Fanboy Weekly

A while back I made mention had some stuff in the works with Game Observer and today sees the launch of the fruits of my labor so here is a celebratory post and shameless plug for my new weekly feature: Fanboy Weekly. It can be found he...

 
 
 
 

Skin Deep: Serious Sam 2

Skin Deep is a description of a game based entirely on its cover art. No actual information about the game is used to create it, just going by the cover and coming up with an idea of what the game might be about. Serious Sam 2 Some ga...

 
 
 
 

the low-down on me...

long time reader, first time poster. been playing RPGs since back in the day. my fav game is xenogears. or castlevania: sotn. currently playing little big planet and killzone 2. looking forward to final fantasy xiii when it finally does com...

 
 
 
 

I love it when a plan comes together

Its early evening around my house and the sounds of Battle Rifles and Final Fantasy fight music fill the air. We are a gamer family, I grew up a child of games, in the early 80s. During my 4th or 5th grade sing, we each had to pick somet...

 
 
 
 

3 Best Missing Street Fighter 4 Characters

Just like many others in the world, my current addiction resides with Street Fighter 4 (and Rock Band, but that thing is like crack cocaine). Despite the fact I get my ass handed to me online at times, I have a terrific times doing the loca...

 
 
 
 
 
 

The good story about death thats video-game related.

With so much negative press on both sides of gaming and things related i was personaly moved almost in this story by the way it stays positve and talks about that touchy subject of death and games. this a copy pasta of it. """"Deaths of ...

 
 
 
 

5 Great Game Soundtracks to Fuel your Workout

I have absolutely no misgivings about my status as a total tubby-boy. A “generous build” runs in my family, and it is something that I will never be able to totally escape. Curse you genetics! That being said, I try to do something for myse...

 
 
 
 

Quickposts

Seymour

Been watching some old presidential Kennedy has such poise, whilst Nixon seems incredibly nervous the entire Well, lets just say that history has a funny way of expressing

 
 
Tohsaka

Its that time of the month Probably wont be a new character until June but Im sure well know something Also link for 1v1 (Duodecim)

 
 
Boxman214

Sean Bean seems like a delightful This is a great interview!

 
 
TysonOfTime

Saw Book of Mormon live earlier Man, that shit was hilarious, and with great music to boot!

 
 
Tohsaka

Hey, who wants to give me about a half million Ental loan for this? Ill pay ya

 
 
Gundy

Posted without context because the context makes it so much

 
 
RolanberryPrins

In my defense, she was on

 
 
Mike Sounders

Chain of Memories Update: On floor 8 Gameplay is Story feels like a soulless attempt at trying to get Nintendo newcomer money while also appealing to those that played I-its not all the same we swear!

 
 
Electric Reaper

The Indominus Rex is seems like a Mary Sue of a murderous Also, the Gotham episode Let Them Eat Pie is the most disturbing TV episode Ive seen in a long

 
 
Osc

Watched It was entertaining and Not scary, and a bit campy at But I still loved the story and the ending was not something I was Good

 
 
Occams

This was my first Like my actual first Still running many, many moons later and gifted to someone who needed I kept the chrome skull shifter knob

 
 
Silver the 3rd

Kotaku gets called out for the garbage pail articles it publishes

 
 
Chris Hovermale

This screens a bit outdated, but Im feeling too lazy to update it I think Chapter 2 and 7 are very close ties for my favorites in gameplay, including their B-sides!

 
 
Michformer

In a span of a single day, I received more good news and finished my largest article yet (they keep getting Will have the former announced in the near-future and the latter published next

 
 
Boxman214

Hey dtoid

 
 
Frostyflakes

Vxxy and I are set to sling spells at each other in the next round of the BlondeBass Super Extravagant Magic Watch at EDIT: Because it was short gonna stream Siege with Limo and a drunk Probably monologue for

 
 
CaimDark Reloaded

Well, I tried to fix my TV the same way I fixed PS4, which is to say, I let it rest for a day, tried to turn it on again and it magically No such luck this

 
 
taterchimp

DogToid

 
 
Dere

Playing through Dark Souls 2 Huh, turns out I really do quite like I know it gets lots of flak, but I thoroughly enjoy it

 
 
triggerpigking

Cats gonna

 
 
Shoggoth2588

Ive given Phantom Pain about 90 minutes, maybe 2 hours, and and I liked Ground Zeroes I remember being excited about this game pre-launch but actually playing it just does nothing positive for MGS1 is just the only one in the series I

 
 
Gamemaniac3434

Welp, finished another read of a book that holds a lot of meaning for Found a copy of this book in my high school library due to random chance and it pushed me into Its been enlightening to return to it and see the concepts it

 
 
Chris Moyse

Amazing bodypainter Kay Pike (who I wrote about yonks ago) is currently painting one of my favourite characters of all time, Mortal Kombats Sindel :O Go check her out at:

 
 
On Air Fish

The Persona 5 level in Smash Ultimate makes me really hopeful for Persona 5 on

 
 
PhilKenSebben
 
 
lokhe

On a hunch I felt like reinstalling Dark Souls 3 and on the road home tonight I saw the most massive fucking blood moon Ive ever seen in my I think the universe is trying to reaffirm my

 
 
Fivefinger Delta

I think its time we took our relationship to the next level Im adding you to my bookmarks

 
 
Fuzunga

What do you guys think? Physical release? Next chapter? Both!?

 
 
KingofPangea

Happy Weed Day, ya filthy animals!

 
 
Games and Stuff

Just pre ordered MK 11 on Im looking forward to having fun getting my face smashed YOURE

 
 
Frostyflakes

Im down with #SiegeSaturday if it serves to weebify

 
 
NeoTurbo

Welp, Im going to be starting my new seasonal job at the carnival on Monday! So Im going to be away from home for sometimes weeks at a time, so there is a chance I wont be around as much to post and Wish me luck!

 
 
Seymour

Heres a good friend of mine, living the Twitch Hes one heck of a Always a positive

 
 
Kyle Yadlosky

Remember to always be yourself on the internet #selfietoid

 
 
Inquisitive Ravenclaw

Get Dizzy responsibly, everyone! (said dizzyness at 2:53)

 
 
indigit4l

Teddy mean muggin the Me, I dont take many good #selfietoid & Ill post a few more in the Have a happy

 
 
Pizza in a Tangle
 
 
NeoTurbo

#selfietoid you say? Seems like a good chance to show off how long my hair is now! Bonus pic in the comments!

 
 
Tohsaka
 
 
Keiichi Morisato

My father gave me his copy of Spiderman, so far i have really enjoyed I am so GREATFUL that the game stars an older more well established version of the In the comics abd films he cant seem to get out of college and the daily

 
 
Soulbow

Happy 4/20 Glad were doing a #selfietoid on this

 
 
Boxman214

Graffiti found in the bathroom of the destructoid offices

 
 
SpielerDad

Going to a wedding today and it’s also Doobies (Check), flask (Check), stack of singles for tipping bar tender at the open bar An apology prepared in advance for my wife tomorrow

 
 
bong264

To believe a year from now it will be 4/20 all the time :P obligatory Afroman for today!

 
 
JcDent

Happy Easter - may Inkulinati be released soon-ish

 
 
Lord Spencer

Weekly Update, here are the games I am currently Those between bracket I am going to review when completed: - - -Stealth Inc 2: A Game of Clones (Wii U) -Yakuza 0 (PS4) -7th Dragon III Code: VFD (

 
 
Dango

#selfietoid I dont know how to rotate images when posting with my phone please help

 
 
Isay Isay

IT’S THAT TIME AGAIN

 
 
Chris Moyse

Have a good day Im hoping to something #selfietoid

 
 
hlarge4

I am bringing through The Simpsons with an open mind to see if it really does tank in quality or if its just the cool kids trying to be cool Season 4 and so far every episode is a masterpiece and holds up way better than I could have