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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

Inquisitive Ravenclaw

Okay, whos attacking the site!?

 
 
arcade perfect

Dragon Ball RPG Really have high hopes for

 
 
NeoTurbo

*Watches first episode of The Promised Neverland*

 
 
Batthink

EGX Impressions, four or five? I made sure I checked out the Rezzed Zone, the independent developer area that had a huge plethora of Some of these engaged me a lot more than the bigger (1/30)

 
 
Seymour

I just spent an hour nerding out over SMT music with my favorite porn artist (Modeseven) in their Life is fun sometimes (slightly NSFW image in the

 
 
PhilKenSebben
 
 
dephoenix

#WeslikesbunnygirlsWednesday #IDontRememberIfIUsedThisOneAlreadyOrNot

 
 
Occams

So theres a teaser trailer for the new Ghostbusters Summer Huh, kooky I have a very deep love for the franchise so Im excited to see what this ends up

 
 
Lex

So, it seems Thursday is best show of the Good!

 
 
dephoenix

There is a slightly #NSFW Sonic picture in the comments waiting for

 
 
Chris Hovermale

Since I never mentioned it when I asked what RPGs yall I usually prefer hack-and-slashy RPGs myself! Partially because I play most turn-RPGs similarly, so I like action to engage But I enjoy a good turn-RPG that makes me think like CSH!

 
 
Rudorlf

Feeling down after a sucky day of photo and video shooting (All of them sucked due to my Any online videos that have some good cinematography and editing that I could learn from?

 
 
Sam van der Meer

Pollin’: If I liked but didn’t love Resident Evil 3, should I play (original) RE2 before the remake? I’m sort of okay with my Resident Evil series experience being imperfect/patchy, but jumping straight into a remake is so gauche!

 
 
Soulbow

Beat the RE2 demo in just under 18 minutes last It Having a time limit really soured my enjoyment cause I rushed everything and couldnt properly appreciate Stoked for the main game but the demo did nothing to increase my

 
 
Flanx

Ive hardly gotten anything done, too hard to concentrate Trying my hardest to making it look like Im working and professional on the outside while Inner Flanx rampages around and screams in my imaginary

 
 
Boxman214

Theres a new show premiering on Syfy tonight based on a graphic novel called Deadly Its basically high school for For awhile they had the first episode up on youtube and I watched It was really cool! Im excited to see more!

 
 
Dango

Crushed it!

 
 
lokhe

These have been sold out everywhere for months and are Managed to snag the last box from an obscure little shop, though! And at a discount to Time to get cracking :)

 
 
Shoggoth2588

January is half over and I havent started my BoB or D-D The D-D is gonna be easy but I have 3 options for once I get Star Fox 64

 
 
Dere

Listening to the radio on the way to work and they were talking about Alpha and Beta After hearing the traits, Im definitely a Actually probably even a master Beta

 
 
homeoftheblues
 
 
NinjaSpped

EA just cancelled another Star Wars game from the Vancouver At this point, I hope Jedi Fallen Order releases to positive After that, besides releasing any projects currently in the works, perhaps Disney should find a way to end their

 
 
JPF720

Ive just become aware of this OP for the Persona 5 anime and Im in

 
 
TheZeroOne

Nothing like a your cat being adorable to make being sick not suck as much

 
 
JcDent

Leave the kitty alone, BBC!

 
 
lotsoflove

Hi there

 
 
arcade perfect

Whats a bad game that you absolutely love to play?

 
 
Tricerapops

Turns out Randy Pitchford Peacock Parties are basically Hitman Shocking, I tells

 
 
Games and Stuff

Nob: facts dont care about your heres some concrete fact based evidence explaining why your ideas are youll never convince me with your links! The left hates me for being white so I refuse to accept your studies! Me:

 
 
Steel Squirrel

It feels good giving Capcom money for This game is a damn classic even with the (really good) new Definitely bringing back some PS2 warm and

 
 
Cloudman Sam

GGmans recent video on disappointing FPS sequels reminded me that Unreal 2 existed and that its a shame we never got more games to expand on the Unreal

 
 
Shoggoth2588

need to be awake in about 6 hours but Spider-Man is really I really liked the GCT mission and maintain that Taskmasters challenge missions are the worst part of the game (whereas Taskmaster was one of the best bosses)

 
 
taterchimp

Its almost Niers 10 year Pie in the sky, I would love a PC port, but more realistically, I may have to buy a new 360 to replay it

 
 
Tohsaka

Drop some OSTs in From video That youre pretty sure no ones Sorry, I keep progressively upping the ante here, Ill

 
 
Electric Reaper

On this, the 25th day of the USA government shutdown, this song goes out to Donald

 
 
Megas75

This is the reality we live in

 
 
Voodoome

Thanks Ubi for letting me know that new content is for sale every time I go to the map in AC Can you please stop now though? Its actually really

 
 
Boxman214

Heres an earworm and a meme all at once

 
 
Gamemaniac3434

Just going to start a stream, play some of that there AC Origins

 
 
Electric Reaper

Deadpool 2 is taking shots at EVERYONE, including the creator of Deadpool, Rob They really arent holding

 
 
Tohsaka

Man, Ive been seeing this one on social media -=all

 
 
TheLimoMaker

Its okay Doom Some people think youre a

 
 
 Deadgar64

This might make me sound crazy, but, does anyone else remember the smell of brand new game manuals? Like, when games came in Popping it open There was a certain smell to brand new Nintendo stuff

 
 
Tohsaka

Do we really need phones that have better specs than most consumer desktops at this point?

 
 
zatoseyes

#arbitrarymetalTuesday Elder is

 
 
Zer0t0nin

Oh yeah, #ArbitraryMetalTuesday

 
 
Gus TT Showbiz

Just for Soulbow cause he complained in discord I wasnt posting enough: Seige At first I thought the yoga instructor was lying, then I realized she was just stretching the

 
 
Osc

Im ALL about this Cant put my finger on it, but I swear I heard the guitar riff #musictoid | The Luka State - Whats My Problem

 
 
Gamemaniac3434

#arbitrarymetaltuesday why not a cover eh? Been getting into Opus Eponymous a lot more than the first few gos, having a good It even has phallus as a lyric in one song at one point which I found

 
 
Kyle Yadlosky

How would yall fine deviants go about pronouncing this?