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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

NeoTurbo

Finished and played a commander deck using this guy last Im happy to say the deck does exactly what I want it to! Finally got to use some big green creatures Ive been itching to Sifter Wurm turns out to be pretty solid in this deck

 
 
Seymour

HOLY FUCKING WHAT?! WHAT?!?! IM GONNA MEET THE TERMINATOR!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Apparently, this is his first ever official appearance at a Goes to show that our local Comic-Con aint exactly

 
 
Electric Reaper

Well, playing Jydge on the higher difficulties is totally worth

 
 
dephoenix

I have something for Friday this Hope you all

 
 
TronKnotts

LOOK AT THIS POSTER

 
 
Rad Party God

You cant get more 90s (and early 2000s) than the Sony Mini

 
 
chlmera

Well, I caved and bought hollow knight on Only played a couple hours but Ive gotten almost all the map markers ([email protected] memory) and just beat the first

 
 
Tohsaka

FRIDAY

 
 
Dwavenhobble

Well Im just in one of those moods where

 
 
Boxman214

Watching the Sherlock Holmes episodes of Star Trek Current status:

 
 
Seymour

Back to my (not Ubisoft) iconic Daisoujou avatar, given Im once again back to playing that there Nocturne for my LP channel today! Also, heres a very very rare instance of Persona 1

 
 
Churros Hunter

MHW Adventures: *kills an innocent giant monster* Neat, new pants! *kicks a dungbeetle and steals its dungball* WOAH THIS FELLS SO WRONG, WHY DID YOU ALLOW THIS CRUELTY CAPCOM!? (cant wait to play some more this weekend,still 4h19min until my shift ends)

 
 
Rudorlf

So the next two days in the weekend will be an anime convention that Ive volunteered for 8 Except that I wont be there this year, as Im trying to get my life back on A bit sad, but its for the best, and I wish Ill attend it next

 
 
Seymour

RIP to Unshō Ishizuka, who left us on the 13th due to throat You may know him as the Japanese voice actor for Professor Oak, Dojima (Persona 4), Heihachi (Tekken), Commander Gore (Strange Journey), and so A legend, to be sure, has

 
 
Inquisitive Ravenclaw

These two DangitRumpus games are on sale on The third game isnt,

 
 
Forever Dere

An accurate depiction of me trying to walk after leg day at the gym (minus the soccer ball)

 
 
Guerrilla

Had a bunch of manga delivered to Opened it in the kitchen at Forgot some of it was slightly Owned it because I’m the boss now and they already know I’m a fucking

 
 
Inquisitive Ravenclaw

Prisma Illya event confirmed for FGO NA! Itll probably start on the

 
 
Xeo

Round 3 of my musical Dtoid survey! Weve discussed both the most important songs AND albums for So today, lets really make it What is the single BEST song, in your opinion within your listening Not your FAVORITE, but the BEST?

 
 
KnickKnackMyWack

Overwatch on Switch is ‘feasible,’ says Well, I mean, It’s a marginally powerful handheld console with internet Of course it’s People have been saying that for, what, a year?

 
 
Spiders For Sale

I finally find a significant other and shes too busy 90% of the time to spent time with So very little has changed in my life, I still have to use video games to kill time until happiness arrives and cant just enjoy them for what they

 
 
Chris Moyse

Its the weekend everyone! I hope life is being very good to you, and that you have a fun couple of If youre struggling, just remember we have your Its a fight, but youre not Have a good one yall x

 
 
JcDent

sklel

 
 
Perro

Dur dur dur #selfietoid

 
 
Jiraya

The saga continues!

 
 
Manwitheyes

PS now doesn’t work with vita no-mo!? Ai-ya!

 
 
Khalid Eternal Nigh

I just learned there is a sequel to Jingle All The If I have to fill my brain with this knowledge, so do

 
 
Marcel Hoang

After 2 hours of Kulve Taroth hunts, what better way to take a break from Monster Hunter World than Monster Hunter Generations

 
 
TriCerAroK

Addicted to Doom I am using PSXDOOM, a mod that makes the demons eyes glow (becauuuuse--->), a fog mod, a flashlight mod, and a grenade Hot take: Doom is

 
 
JcDent

Dont make your drone-tanks highly conceptual,

 
 
Zero Star

so the japanese voice actor for professor oak narrator for the Pokemon anime, and voice of Hercule Satan I always watched Pokemon dubded but still sucks to lose someone important, espicially since he was the May he rest in

 
 
Seymour

Its late, but that doesnt mean it cant be time for vidja! Tonight, Im gonna be doing my final big Dead Cells stream until I start prioritizing Nocturne Come hang out and chat, and watch me fail endlessly!

 
 
Boxman214

People that are angry about what happened to a certain character in Voltron Season 7 are Few spoiler thoughts in the

 
 
Hlarge4d6

Just a quick run, need to be up 1 hour later Ive got one dead Heres the load

 
 
Corey Gavaza

Its so much harder doing meaty research for writing rather than just making butt and pussy But then I guess its all in how much effort you put into your butt and pussy

 
 
Churros Hunter

Hunt of the night: Tobi What a fun fight! Kadashi is super fast and I definitely need to step up my LBG Cant wait for the weekend so I can finally do more than 1 mission a

 
 
Neronium

Looks like the Reignited Trilogy has been delayed till November To which I say, Seemed like it was releasing way too early since weve not even seen really much from the 3rd game at

 
 
Dwavenhobble

Well next Weeks C-blog from me will be my most controversial, divisive, angry and outright hostile C-blog Ive ever I hope I stick the landing with this one because boy do I not want to have a week of upset or angry comments on

 
 
Destructoids Very Own Ein

ever seen Funky Forest? Can you please go to the 114 minute mark and tell me what you think? Its one of the most bizarre parts of a wholly bizarre

 
 
Inquisitive Ravenclaw

So, the next Splatfest choices

 
 
ScionVyse

On NSMBU Switch rumours: I cant be less Theyre not horribly made games, but I cant think of a Nintendo series more uninspired, dull, and Really, its just another casual focused franchise from the DS/Wii era that doesnt hold

 
 
Destructoids Very Own Ein

The change from Final Fantasy 1, which I beat today to Final Fantasy 2 which I began today is very So, no the stats increase Trying to figure it Area north of Fynn = imminent

 
 
elric6

Octopath Traveler is really good despite Theres a few things Id change, namely, the way the maps are designed to be as annoying to navigate as possible, but I can usually manage well Anyway, do we still do the Thursday thing round here?

 
 
Marcel Hoang

Did you download the Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate demo? Hard to believe they just threw an elder dragon hunt into a But Valor style is fun in a “Adept style isn’t enough” kind of

 
 
Tohsaka

I may have gone too far with the

 
 
Goemar

When you cant sleep and you find yourself awake at 3am watching a documenary about how horseshoe crab blood is

 
 
siddartha85

Its interesting to think that after building that Gundam, this is the only place on the internet Id ever share it, and Im on Twitter Dtoid is the least trash social Basically nobody here operates from bad Thats

 
 
TheNewDeadar64

Did more Its for a secret project! Shout-out to Dr Mel for hitting the front page!!!!

 
 
taterchimp

I really like the harmony in Video Killed the Radio Star

 
 
Dangus Taargus

Lets gush about DOOM (2016) in the I just finished