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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

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

 
 
Gajknight

Watched Halloween 1978 for the first time a few days Such a good Surprisingly low key and Loads of tension throughout and that music is Mike Myers is mow my top horror movie bad guy, with Paula Deen a close

 
 
Electric Reaper

The player ships for Everspace 2 are looking pretty good so far, though the heavy ships seem a bit too blocky in this early Their Kickstarter currently has about 55%

 
 
indigit4l

Deep Analysis: Joker Lovely read by

 
 
Voex

Apparently I collect pins I just think theyre

 
 
LastKingofHearts

Troy Baker doesnt get enough love for his I know he was trying to imitate Mark, but man, it was still

 
 
Catrin de la Fiesta

I really liked Gears 5, but this is one of the reasons I dont consider it GOTY material; it doesnt have loot boxes, but boy oh boy does it make it up with LOTS of Want to skip all that? You have the pay to skip the Yeah, no

 
 
MeeGhoulz

Cat girl Friday vintage edition!

 
 
Peter Glagowski

I havent quite had the time to formally announce this, but yesterday was my last official day as Destructoid Im moving to the next step in my career and will become an editor over at Im so thankful for everything Dtoid has given

 
 
taterchimp

Got all my characters back in DQ11, and the game really doesnt hold much back, now does it? Still much to go, it

 
 
Inquisitive Ravenclaw

Okami is going to be back, apparently! Nothing specific, but I guess theyre going to be working on it

 
 
Boxman214

#FreedomFriday

 
 
dephoenix

So, uh, Okami 2 may have just been sort of And Im about to Please be