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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

triggerpigking

Finished up this commission for of his OC Anthony and mine, shes just happy to have found someone shorter then her, even if she feels bad about

 
 
Snorlaxowns

Hypothetically speaking, if one were to buy AC new leaf, & professor Layton MM preowned from Gamestop what would be the likelihood of receiving the cases for these games? Do they pretty much throw away all 3DS cases?

 
 
Cygnus Rush 961

#selfietoid to show everyone what I look like outside of

 
 
Shut Up Ace

Was definitely the best stream Ive had so far! Thanks to those that came!

 
 
Destructoids Very Own Ein

Neronium is my I will be setting this bad boy up probably tomorrow

 
 
Shoggoth2588

#selfietoid because @seymour made me want to show off my

 
 
Tricerapops

Saw Birds of It was a comic book But this! This I can get down with!

 
 
Seymour

I think I might be the only dude here with hair as long as this beside Nekro (pardon my allergy-ridden #selfietoid

 
 
Parismio

I hope that in New Horizons, your amiibo villagers will leave a lot sooner than in New They never leave at

 
 
cockaroach

Spirit animal right I dont think 2020 can be Downhill from here, but also the greatest achievement of

 
 
NeoTurbo

Wait, Nioh 2 comes out a week before DOOM Eternal and Animal Crossing!? But thats not enough time to sink my teeth in it! Comic

 
 
Michformer

Very unfortunate what GDC went through in light of the Hope that the organizers, attendees, and exhibitors stay safe amidst worldwide woes and that they still get to celebrate game development this

 
 
Rasori

Happy Birthday Vxxy! Hope you had an incredible day with lots of food and

 
 
Gimic300

I may be covered in cat hair, but I still smell good

 
 
CelicaCrazed

Happy birthday from the crew & me, @Vxxy! Consume all the cake!

 
 
Shut Up Ace

It is time again to do some dailies in FFXIV! Also why does the photo button keep

 
 
LoneMak

I HAVE THE POWAAAAAA(no hard rs to wish Vxxy a Happy

 
 
indigit4l

2nd case of coronavirus of unknown origin in northern WHO raised the risk level to very high, one level below Im really fascinated about the origin of those infections and wonder how many more were going to hear about

 
 
TysonOfTime

Pax thoughts: Animal Crossing and FF7 demo both Keeping quite busy, need to dig in to more indies/AA games and get me the exclusive AC shirts Gave thay BotW clone a try-- clone is too generous a term, holy shit

 
 
FakePlasticTree

Finished watching Joker 2019, Joanquin Phoenix was certainly the highlight, there is a raw, real intensity to his acting, same as in You Were Never Really Here and The The absence of Batman made it hard to watch on quite a few

 
 
Fuzunga

Eggs are just meat

 
 
CobaltVega

This is my first warband for Warhammer It was, I believe, my 3rd, 4th, & 5th models I

 
 
Kells

Took close to a month to arrive but was worth I personally hadnt seen a FF6 soundtrack with a slip cover until finding

 
 
Inquisitive Ravenclaw

Happy Birthday, Vxxy!! Youre a cool

 
 
Gamemaniac3434

Looks like them there sentients are invading next month in Gonna have to get all ready to smash

 
 
dephoenix

I really hope Nintendo is going to reprint the Animal Crossing amiibo cards now that New Horizons is coming The prices online skyrocketed riiiiiiight after that last

 
 
Operative20

Its a good friday for me, I got a phone interview to be an app developer for my university! I hope I make it to the next round :D

 
 
Boxman214

I wrote a feature over at Flixist on how to bring back You sould read it if youre a fan of the show, and let me know what you think

 
 
MeanderBot

RE Mikes GoFundMe: Anybody who shows me donation receipts dated today or later, Ill send some Dtoid $15+ and Ill make a simple drawing for you

 
 
TheIntern

I awake finding myself disappointed that we dont have a Warhammer 40k kart

 
 
ChandlerS04

Clone wars is back,castlevania season 3,baldurs gate 3,a new brigandine game is coming out, sonic is decent again,streets of rage 4 is coming out, diablo 4, Trials of mana/secret of mana 2 remake,MMPR Battle for the Grid is Whatelse ya got for me

 
 
taterchimp

While getting my tattoo, they were playing some straight Never heard of this guy before, and apparently this is country music? A couple other songs from the night in comments

 
 
Boxman214

Kids of the playground! I give you, rap!

 
 
DeScruff

Happy Birthday Vxxy! Also Dorothy Returns!

 
 
Neronium

Happy birthday May we one day get Mega Man Legends

 
 
dephoenix

Did you guys know Rockstar made a game based on vxxys life? #HappyBirthdayVxxy

 
 
Rico the Penguin

Thisll be my last reminder since I believe Ive got enough games for the rest of the BUT if you have a game from your life, new or old, youd like seen played there is an inflammatory cblog to the side that would love to hear about

 
 
EdgyDude

PSA: The Nioh 2 Final Chance demo is go, I repeat, the Nioh 2 Final Chance demo is Link in the comments, get it!

 
 
absolutfreak

Hahahaha Facebook is now fact checking Onion articles?

 
 
Matt I Guess

Just wanted to come out of lurking to wish our very own robot pal Vxxy a happy Have some cake for me, buddy!

 
 
Destructoids Very Own Ein

#librarybookoftheday

 
 
Shoggoth2588

Oh has the fewest days of all of the Welp, my BoB is on the way up now so there! Happy Leap Year everybody! Also, Happy Birthday to Vxxy!!!

 
 
eastyy

Black desert online is free on granted i have heard its very pay to win type of game

 
 
Anthony Marzano

Hot take: Doom 2016 is a hell of a lot of

 
 
Michformer

In this age of tribalism and toxic collectivism, Pratchetts Jingo became more relevant (and hilarious) in depicting jingoisms IMO, both wit and dark humor are the foremost forms of resistance one can apply to their sense of

 
 
Lawman

Maybe you guys can help me out I have literally 1,200 spirits in Smash Ultimate, and its getting harder and harder to find any on the spirit Any tips? Are there ones you can only get through summoning?

 
 
Sam van der Meer

I think about this scene and want to cry, in the best way Happy Friday to all, and to all a WILD FEBRUARY 29