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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

Lawman

Aaaaand I finished The Honestly, it was a Most of it is just so incredibly Its pacing doesnt fit something Punisher-related at On the bright side though, when it finally DOES pick up, it does so in a big, big

 
 
Jetfandam

GOTY is right here! Are you all ready to glob your grandma?

 
 
hLarge4

Timing can be

 
 
EdgyDude

Obi Wan knows whats up

 
 
Mike Deer Fker Martin

Time to move on from

 
 
JcDent

Thats some bang for yer buck!

 
 
Rasori

This comes from October of 2017 and is from the original Star Wars Battlefront You want to see what fun looks like? well look no Covering all eras and heroes, this game is not only complete, but has no #ScreenshotSaturday

 
 
Gamemaniac3434

For those of you who havent seen, turns out it was disney who pressured EA to do something about the bad press deal with Battlefront Doesnt surprise me-Disneys sensitive to bad PR and criticism, and to their second biggest money maker?

 
 
Kevin Mersereau

I will NEVER stop spamming DEVO!!! I love how everybody dances like a Peanuts/Snoopy character in this video

 
 
Osc

Sounds like R&B youd hear from the Even has the male Its #musictoid | Moxie Raia, Pusha T - On My Mind

 
 
Xeo

Going back to my highschool days with this one! Brings back a lot of good memories along with some bad But thats life, right?

 
 
Marcel Hoang

It’s 11pm and I have no one I can shitposting over text message with my new favorite iMessage stickers

 
 
Rad Party Gobblegobble

Mouse aint happy with

 
 
MetemNight

Nature is full of

 
 
CaimDark Reloaded

Sadly, I liked Bastion but just couldnt get into To me a more straightforward combat system would have been far better than the freeze time

 
 
Parismio

Just got these just One of these days ima DM a Until then, Ill just read these up for fun!

 
 
Virtua Kazama

Streaming Night 1 of Splatoon 2s Splatfest:

 
 
Pixie The Fairy

Im now currently at 31 has no games one the Nintendo

 
 
Parismio

My first 12 hour shift at It wasnt that bad considering they only told me last night that im doing Ill have to do it again tomorrow and then its 10 hours for the next 3

 
 
Drew Stuart

Hardcore History + XCOM: Enemy Unknown = How Ive been playing games the last two weeks

 
 
Megas75

Apparently Yakuza 0 is gonna be be $25 at some places for Black Ill try to get this one as I loved Kiwami

 
 
NakedBigBoss

Do I look fabulous, guys? #selfietoid

 
 
TriPLYMOUTHroK

Any horror movie suggestions from the community? My favorites include House of the devil, Youre Next, Starry Eyes, Sinister, Lights Out, and Nightmare on Elm I also love schlock like The Gate, Trick or Treat, House,

 
 
siddartha85

Since people are posting up, Ive been drinking Dogfish Head World Wide Stout and watched some new Now Im still buzzing and listening to this for some

 
 
Czar Kazem

That last qpost MIGHT have been missing a photo

 
 
Gundy The Hyena

I was so engrossed in Dragons Dogma I almost forgot about #FriendFriday!

 
 
Czar Kazem

It was a dark n stormy Love you all, Hope you have a nice, re-energizing

 
 
Keiichi Morisato

Piracy doesnt hurt sales as much as publishers want us to believe? whodathunkit

 
 
GoofierBrute

Ive been holding off showing what I look like IRL for years now, but screw Im not getting any #selfietoid

 
 
Steven Hansen

happy friday, if youve missed Podtoid of late, know that ive missed which is why ive gone and done a new podcast, More Than we talked abt ps4

 
 
the navi is a lie

I love Pokemon launch days so I’m so excited to play it all night!!!!!!

 
 
hLarge4

Assassins Creed: Give me some hot, sticky, wet takes

 
 
Rudorlf

Congrats to Juic3 and Malika Chan for their As for me before the Ultra Sun/Ultra Moon Launch Event, I think Im

 
 
Ein on tryptophan

#Selfietoid Not bad for 38, huh? ;)

 
 
Malika chan

#selfietoid or You decide, either way I love my dress

 
 
Gamemaniac3434

Alcohol is And Ive drank a fair amount of it So thats AMA but only about alcohol or the brewing

 
 
hLarge4

Went on PS Store to see sale Said MvC:I was Thats weird? You own this item I have no idea how that ever happen to anyone

 
 
LoneMak

Library looking I think Im done right At least until Monster Hunter World comes That shit is my

 
 
Mike Sounders

That new Arena map for FE Warriors is a solid farm spot for early/mid game so Like, hot damn, i wish I had this when I was grinding to unlock the full power for Marths

 
 
JuIc3

Oh! much of a #weddingtoid ? ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

 
 
Malika chan

I am enjoying the new Pokémon that have been added to Ultra Helps add lots of variety!

 
 
JuIc3

Hey guys! Just thought Id let you know that Pokemon Ultra Moon is going Im enjoying the subtle changes theyve made - it all helps to make the game feel a bit more full and Ill surely blog more

 
 
Greenstuffing214

Nothing in this world moves slower than

 
 
Pumpkin Spice Fuzunga

Starting December 2nd, Toonami will be adding Black Clover to their lineup AND will be starting at 10:30!

 
 
Donley Time

Remember to live your dreams people! No one else can do it for you!

 
 
CranDerey Sauce

So what are we drinking tonight?

 
 
TriPLYMOUTHroK

I get unreasonably angry when I spend $10 on ramen and it is fucking That is a huge problem in Denver though, compared to the A lot of bland I left my bed in the rain while sick for styrofoam

 
 
Bing Baiser

There is only one proof of spirit and that is the spirit’s proof within Whoever demands something else may get proofs in superabundance, but he is already characterized at #CatgirlFriday

 
 
Electric Reaper

and Ill quit standing when they lay me in that box and put me in the ground That can be