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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

Frostyflakes

Vxxy and I are set to sling spells at each other in the next round of the BlondeBass Super Extravagant Magic Watch at EDIT: Because it was short gonna stream Siege with Limo and a drunk Probably monologue for

 
 
CaimDark Reloaded

Well, I tried to fix my TV the same way I fixed PS4, which is to say, I let it rest for a day, tried to turn it on again and it magically No such luck this

 
 
taterchimp

DogToid

 
 
Dere

Playing through Dark Souls 2 Huh, turns out I really do quite like I know it gets lots of flak, but I thoroughly enjoy it

 
 
triggerpigking

Cats gonna

 
 
Shoggoth2588

Ive given Phantom Pain about 90 minutes, maybe 2 hours, and and I liked Ground Zeroes I remember being excited about this game pre-launch but actually playing it just does nothing positive for MGS1 is just the only one in the series I

 
 
Gamemaniac3434

Welp, finished another read of a book that holds a lot of meaning for Found a copy of this book in my high school library due to random chance and it pushed me into Its been enlightening to return to it and see the concepts it

 
 
Chris Moyse

Amazing bodypainter Kay Pike (who I wrote about yonks ago) is currently painting one of my favourite characters of all time, Mortal Kombats Sindel :O Go check her out at:

 
 
On Air Fish

The Persona 5 level in Smash Ultimate makes me really hopeful for Persona 5 on

 
 
PhilKenSebben
 
 
lokhe

On a hunch I felt like reinstalling Dark Souls 3 and on the road home tonight I saw the most massive fucking blood moon Ive ever seen in my I think the universe is trying to reaffirm my

 
 
Fivefinger Delta

I think its time we took our relationship to the next level Im adding you to my bookmarks

 
 
Fuzunga

What do you guys think? Physical release? Next chapter? Both!?

 
 
KingofPangea

Happy Weed Day, ya filthy animals!

 
 
Games and Stuff

Just pre ordered MK 11 on Im looking forward to having fun getting my face smashed YOURE

 
 
Frostyflakes

Im down with #SiegeSaturday if it serves to weebify

 
 
NeoTurbo

Welp, Im going to be starting my new seasonal job at the carnival on Monday! So Im going to be away from home for sometimes weeks at a time, so there is a chance I wont be around as much to post and Wish me luck!

 
 
Seymour

Heres a good friend of mine, living the Twitch Hes one heck of a Always a positive

 
 
Kyle Yadlosky

Remember to always be yourself on the internet #selfietoid

 
 
Inquisitive Ravenclaw

Get Dizzy responsibly, everyone! (said dizzyness at 2:53)

 
 
indigit4l

Teddy mean muggin the Me, I dont take many good #selfietoid & Ill post a few more in the Have a happy

 
 
Pizza in a Tangle
 
 
NeoTurbo

#selfietoid you say? Seems like a good chance to show off how long my hair is now! Bonus pic in the comments!

 
 
Tohsaka
 
 
Keiichi Morisato

My father gave me his copy of Spiderman, so far i have really enjoyed I am so GREATFUL that the game stars an older more well established version of the In the comics abd films he cant seem to get out of college and the daily

 
 
Soulbow

Happy 4/20 Glad were doing a #selfietoid on this

 
 
Boxman214

Graffiti found in the bathroom of the destructoid offices

 
 
SpielerDad

Going to a wedding today and it’s also Doobies (Check), flask (Check), stack of singles for tipping bar tender at the open bar An apology prepared in advance for my wife tomorrow

 
 
bong264

To believe a year from now it will be 4/20 all the time :P obligatory Afroman for today!

 
 
JcDent

Happy Easter - may Inkulinati be released soon-ish

 
 
Lord Spencer

Weekly Update, here are the games I am currently Those between bracket I am going to review when completed: - - -Stealth Inc 2: A Game of Clones (Wii U) -Yakuza 0 (PS4) -7th Dragon III Code: VFD (

 
 
Dango

#selfietoid I dont know how to rotate images when posting with my phone please help

 
 
Isay Isay

IT’S THAT TIME AGAIN

 
 
Chris Moyse

Have a good day Im hoping to something #selfietoid

 
 
hlarge4

I am bringing through The Simpsons with an open mind to see if it really does tank in quality or if its just the cool kids trying to be cool Season 4 and so far every episode is a masterpiece and holds up way better than I could have

 
 
CaimDark Reloaded

If TV shows are to be believed, every home in the United States has bulletproof Rich countries really are something else!

 
 
PatBateman17

Sekiro update: killed a cow, painstakingly killed the Drunk’s followers then barely beat him, noped the hell out of places, stumbled upon a mountain crazy - I feel pretty accomplished so far and it hasn’t busted my balls too

 
 
Osc

Am Will watch Us Is bueno!

 
 
Aurachad

Cant join us for tonights D&D game as a player? Feel free to watch starting at 7:00 PM

 
 
Sailor Zebes

What did this to you?

 
 
PhilKenSebben

While I hope the upcoming adaptation of The Boys drops a lot of the F bombs (dont mean the cursing), it fucking better have

 
 
MeanderBot

I cant believe it took so long to find the perfect notification sound for my phone

 
 
Churros89

Fuck yeah, it is Berkut time!

 
 
Osc

Am Mucho

 
 
Dreggsao

Holy shit, Assassins Creed Unity earned its It is buggy, slow, the parkour barely works, and how they balanced and designed co-op is a Thanks for the gift Ubisoft, but hell

 
 
Seymour

Feeling very positive about the future! Signed the rest of the apartment Still need approval, but they said it shouldnt be a #selfietoid

 
 
Jetter Mars

To celebrate the 13th anniversary of Mother 3s release date (on 4/20 no less) here is the Pineapple Express trailer with Mother characters!

 
 
Michformer

Trudging through Nope Mans

 
 
taterchimp

Watchin AI just crush people at DotA 2 is pretty

 
 
Electric Reaper

Shitty thing about Pearson Education #14371: They demand simplification of complex nonsense but cant be bothered to show the steps for said Those fuckers cant go bankrupt soon