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Good Things In Bad Games - Borderlands

The best part about the internet is that I have always found it to be a place that people can freely express their opinions and engage in conversation with others quickly and civilly. We can all thank Al Gore for this unique ability, f...

 
 
 
 

What I'd Like to See In Silent Hill

Ah, Silent Hill, it's a series that at once calls to my heart and pushes me away. My personal experience with the series is very limited, having only played through Silent Hill 2 a couple times and that was quite a ways after release. ...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

'Souls: "Guts Mode" in Dark Souls II

It’s my “Month of ‘Souls” and I’ve nearly finished my playthrough of Dark Souls II: Scholar of the First Sin; the current-gen remaster of From Software’s sequel, with altered enemy and item placemen...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Final Thoughts on Resident Evil:Revelations 2

~Prologue~I was listening to an interview with comic book writer Scott Snyder, currently helming Batman, better known for putting an emphasis on horror into his stories— underline horror with a big fat red pen! The interesti...

 
 
 
 

You Don't Want a New Tony Hawk's Pro Skater

Well, it looks like The Birdman hasn’t retired his digital skateboard quite yet. Recently, the gaming world was abuzz with rumors and speculations regarding the kind of, sort ofconfirmed Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 5, chomping a...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Nintendoid FNF 05/01 - Slinking in the shadows

There were big shake ups this past week. I finally became G ranked, slayed some elder dragons for their parts like a turbocharged Native American, and made a really cool pair of knives that do both ice damage and explode. What? Th...

 
 
 
 

My 5 Favorite Games Within Games

Mini games within video games can be the small portion of a game that can make or break the games success. Many of the most popular games of all time have games within them in which you can boost your score or even be awarded an extra ...

 
 
 
 
 
 

The Shit Box: A Shitty State of Affairs

Greetings all, it's been a while since I've done one of these. I've been meaning to let things settle with the redesign process, and wasn't intending to make an entry for another week. This isn't an angry summary like usual, I'm just h...

 
 
 
 

Cblog recap of 04/29/15 and PSEUDO-QALAMARI-ISMS

http://i763.photobucket.com/albums/xx276/l6t4g1/striderisms.jpg Last week, in addition to letting Riobux take a day from me, Destructoid went through a massive visual overhaul with the expected hanky-jank bugs and glitches. Stuff like ...

 
 
 
 
 
 

I (inadvertently) stole one of my favorite games

I spent most of the PlayStation 1 era obsessed with Japanese role-playing games. I blame Final Fantasy VII, mostly, since it was the first game I ever bought with my own money, causing it to become the standard by which all other games...

 
 
 
 

Happy thoughts! Happy thoughts!

DLC gouging? Studio closings? Needless controversy? Community quarrels? Suicides (seriously, RIP)?! Also, no Kanji?!  Can you believe it? Video games aren't always happy. As great as they can be, the industry surro...

 
 
 
 

How to not treat your employees

I was done blogging until today. Everytime I even thought about blogging, I got a painful reality check injection, telling me I should work on my thesis instead, you know, the thing that probably will define my future? Yeah, up until n...

 
 
 
 

Weekly Top 5: Mario Games (Platforming)

It's been a couple weeks since I've actually posted one of my weekly top 5 blogs. I do sincerely apologize. It was the first time since I started doing them that I didn't post one, which began last summer. I had a pretty good streak go...

 
 
 
 

WHAT'S KONAMI'S FUTURE? An UnPro Speculation

  I wasn't planning to do a vlog of this, but I had a few thoughts not mentioned elsewhere....Plus one of my lights went out. GO TOWARDS MY CHANNEL TO SEE THE LIGHT! Or at least some happier videos.https://www.youtube.com/user/jo...

 
 
 
 

WHERE IS GRADIUS?!?!?!

I know I know that is the killer question that everyone has been debating over! Especially with all this CRAZY news going on with Konami. But this is the biggest and most important issue that you all should be concerned with ;) I do n...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Cblog of 4/25/15 - Yes, just the one.

http://i.imgur.com/EQvAXeu.jpghttp://www.destructoid.com//ul/user/2/25438-291011-363jpg-620x.jpg Well, maybe it's because we're in the middle of transition, but yesterday's blog count was very small. I mean, the only one who posted a b...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Quickposts

Kerrik52

The free editor I mentioned yesterday, Resolve 14, worked! After using OBS to capture the feed from my PVR instead of trusting its shitty recorder, I managed to crop the borders without it looking like garbage! I want to record something for a review

 
 
Donley Time

The latest Boss 101 game development blog is up here on Destructoid! Check out tuning and PS controller talk! Link here

 
 
JPF720

More info on the Switch SMT game on October While the best outcome would be SMTV, a IV/Apocalypse remaster would be fine by

 
 
Shinkz

Best girl smells

 
 
Michael Giff

So what games have you guys and gals beaten this September? Ive only been able to add two to TurboKills defeated games list, with Otogi Myth of Demons and Jurassic Park Operation Genesis both on the classic Xbox

 
 
Shinta
 
 
Jetfandam

Long live Fighting Games!

 
 
Chris Moyse

My last day at EGX It’s been a absolute carnival of patiently waiting and overpriced My fave new games so far are Moreeyo and MH Today, among others, is Detroit, can David Cage take the top spot?? (no)

 
 
JDelwynn

Final Fantasy IX PS4 doesnt even have true analog controls? Guess that happens when you do a port of a And screw that 1000 jumprope

 
 
FakePlasticTree

Never before did I know I needed something so much until I received

 
 
whatsacow

darren korb just responded to my request about a Said no, but still feel honored!

 
 
whatsacow

darren korb just responded to my request about a Said no, but still feel honored!

 
 
JcDent

And my last politically divisive post of the day: raisins are good, fuck the

 
 
TheZeroOne

#confessiontoid: I steal pens from Yeah I DID Okay fine its not really stealing since everyone can just grab them as they I just take a few more than most Like napkins at BUT Im bad to the

 
 
Jetfandam

Your move

 
 
JcDent

Finally, a website for the reasonable Centrism dot biz: when your most passionate slogan is no, we cant

 
 
Rasori

This comes from June of 2014 and is from Bioshock Probably my 2nd favorite Bioshock game, I still really enjoyed the vibrant art style and Also the story had some amazing twists and #ScreenshotSaturday

 
 
GoofierBrute

So apparently Sega is teaming up with Hooters in Japan to do a cross promotion with Sonic I dont even know what to say other than I now wait for Nintendo to team up with Chippendales for Super Mario Also link in the

 
 
Inquisitive Ravenclaw

What an we live (also a missed opportunity to have them wear Rouges outfit)

 
 
taterchimp

2nd place at fnm and I won the Woo

 
 
Marcel Hoang

I want Nioh’s last DLC out now so I can stop thinking about Marvel

 
 
bong264

I still love ya Also makes me realize how much i still hate the hard core gaming neckbeard douche nozzles, probably dont even play daggerfall :P

 
 
Roxas1359

Question, would anyone care about the history of a capture cards company? I only ask because when writing the capture card blog Im going down rabbit holes when it comes to who owns what and Im finding it Example in the

 
 
Mike Sounders

Capcom: We will have Street Fighter V and Marvel vs Capcom Infinite become a service via Namco: Hold my

 
 
Parismio

Saw the tgs trailer to monster hunter world and That was a good trailer and I cant wait to get my hands on Ugh, so

 
 
Dennis Carden

I caught a Mew in a copy of Pokemon Blue on a second 3DS, transferred it to Blue on my main 3DS to teach a few TMs to it (Softboiled, Submission, and Swords Transferred it back to my second 3DS to trade to Silver on my main Worth

 
 
Burritohornet214

If you cannot find someone to love, love me instead #burritotoid

 
 
Keiichi Morisato

i have a saying: the journey may be more important than the destination, but its the destination that gives the journey

 
 
Khalid Eternal Nigh

Bandai knows exactly who they are marketing

 
 
Tohsaka

Fucking HELL, my Why? Why this? Beatrix Potter has got to be rolling in her

 
 
DeScruff

Saddly you cannot Mystery Gift between a GBC and the VC release of Pokemon

 
 
kevlarmonkey

Damn it, this part makes me tear up every time

 
 
Rico the Penguin

Decided to switch to panels that come into the scene for Now we have an entire widescreen area to place fap Game also works in all common aspect ratios

 
 
Ein on Shrooms

Sorry I havent been around This week has been After 4 days I finally received news from my family in Puerto Many things are NOT ok in the island but my family is ok for the

 
 
saxman234

I may be years late, but I finally got to Drunk Geralt + Friends scene in Witcher This might be the greatest cinematic achievement in all of

 
 
EricWeichhart

#SuperDestructoidRun

 
 
Inquisitive Ravenclaw

After being called into work suddenly, Im finally home! If nothing else thisll ensure I have some money coming in next month, even if its just from Now Im gonna go download and play Guilty Gear Xrd Rev 2!

 
 
Bass

Sometimes I wonder why I talk with Rico

 
 
Drew Stuart

Hope everyones doing well today :) My final Uncharted blog is coming out tomorrow Its a long one, so strap in for a 4,000 word adventure!

 
 
CaimDark Reloaded

Lol,theres a $200 edition of NBA2K18 on the Canadian Who the hell buys this?

 
 
SrChurros

Just posted my first Cblog Recap! I think I did pretty ok, I Go check it out!

 
 
TheLimoMaker

Restarting my impossible task of attempting to beat

 
 
kevlarmonkey

Is it confirmed that Doom is going to be $60 on switch? I saw the Amazon listing, and was really hoping it was a placeholder

 
 
Mike Sounders

VIRTUAL ON IN KIWAMI 2 YAAAAAAAAAAAAAA

 
 
TricerArocK

Iron Crypticle, A spooky scary Robotron/Smash TV like It is so damned Amazing music and lots of rad Also, it has the Amiga look that I am in love

 
 
Raiku Shackleford

I stand with Mel

 
 
Czar Kazem

I started watching Death Parade last night, and now I cant stop listening to This group is fuckin

 
 
Burritohornet214

Dinnertime, but be mindful of my people #burritotoid

 
 
Electric Reaper

I love Fridays on

 
 
Vadicta

Jojo got an American