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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

Michformer

Newfoundland Day

 
 
Shoggoth2588

OK, Steam Sale is Who wants to buy pics of my feet?

 
 
GrumpyAussieWario

In honor of Banjo-Kazooies Smash inclusion, Ive been doing a series run and I think Ive set new personal 9 hours for Kazooie and 14 for Tooie (Im not speed running,

 
 
Avoclefo

Do you have a game that you have never returned to because you are so nostalgic for it that you dont want to risk losing some of that nostalgia?

 
 
taterchimp

Pot is legal in my home/neighbor This may require workplace Could be an experience, but not worth losing a fairly cushy job over

 
 
Boxman214

You should know better than to pick up a duck in a dungeon!

 
 
triggerpigking

Really had Minish cap on the mind lately for some reason, might replay

 
 
THE INFAMOUS JCITY

Youll live forever in this moment as your soul fades to black 🖤 #JOYCONBOYZFOREVER #Etika

 
 
Inquisitive Ravenclaw

For anyone who plays FGO: If you log in today only, youll get 30 free Saint Quartz to celebrate the US releases 2nd Thats enough for a 10-roll! Just remember:

 
 
LastKingofHearts

Update on the Sekiro painting Instagram @upinsmokeproductions

 
 
Riff Raff

Found a neat pub near my house where all the drinks and food were gaming I had a Triforce burger (Piemontesi beef, zucchini flowers, crispy pancetta, saffron cream Fucking 2 Guybrush Threepwoods to was it down :)

 
 
On Air Fish

Gave Realms Royale a Seems like something Id like (Fortnite minus building) but the load times (on Switch, at least) are Im not spending anytime on this game until that

 
 
Xeo

Considering writing a new blog Been a This one would be deeply personal in regarding my discovering faith or lack thereof and how it helped to lift me out of depression and supported my sense of self I worry of stepping on toes though

 
 
Fivefinger Delta

Noob killed for noob

 
 
medicamecanica

Have a bunch of games to play anyway so Ill jsut put off bloodstained for now and mayne some patches will come the trails games are on sale on Steam so if you have an interest in jrpgs I suggest checking them out!

 
 
Parismio

Oh Im so sad about He was a very lively person when I watched his His energy was I wish his family and friends the

 
 
lokhe

I just dug out my two PS3 controllers whilst cleaning out some cupboards and noticed that both stick nubs on both controllers have melted(?) and are now super sticky (no pun Its not hot currently so I dunno whats going Anyone know?

 
 
taterchimp

Played some autochess/Underlords today, for the first Interesting little Kind of like it except for it crashing, which may or may not be on

 
 
NeoTurbo

I KNOW WHAT IM GOING TO STREAM! That Vampyr game is on sale on PSN right now, and Ive always wanted to play Plus Ive managed to not spoil anything about it for myself! SO NEXT WEEK, I will start streaming my blind playthrough of Vampyr on PS

 
 
eastyy

I do wonder why partners and families have trouble comprehending that i cannot pause a online game

 
 
CaimDark Reloaded
 
 
eastyy

I really am not a fan of Arena fighters

 
 
Tohsaka

It has been confirmed that Etika has taken his own

 
 
TysonOfTime

Rest in Peace It really seems like the system let him This shit is so

 
 
Dr Mel

{Wordtoid} Fast means both Quick and To Abstain From Food Breakfast), but the root is the same: To This is easily seen in the word Quick is derived on the notion of running hard, the food sense comes from hardening

 
 
RenaudB90
 
 
TheLimoMaker

Two days until The Sinking I am

 
 
eastyy

Samurai shodown Seems if you go to psn store the season pass is currently free so can be got even if u do not have the game

 
 
Soulbow

Hey has anyone seen Indigit4l today? Last I heard he was going to try his G Fuel Just hope hes not out wrestling a grizzly or trying to punch the

 
 
indigit4l

I love man on the street bits like Triumph the insult talking This is in the same Colberts fake news anchors go to the Trump Rally in Florida and talk to Jill Newslady is pretty

 
 
Neronium

Welp, my original PC that I gave to my parents seems to have died It wont even power Gets power for like 3 seconds then cuts

 
 
dephoenix

Im starting on Chapter 2 for my newest CYOA-esque So voting is closed, but you can still read Chapter 1 if youre

 
 
dephoenix

This was kinda

 
 
hlarge4

Where is my Bloodstai Switch Fingers on the

 
 
WILFoftheblues

So I edited my original post because nips are SO here is #teasetuesday Mildly lewd pictures in the If that bothers you keep on

 
 
Riff Raff

Who do you think would make the best duo for a Twins reboot?

 
 
Inquisitive Ravenclaw

Theres a fanmade crossover short film being made of Samurai Champloo and Afro The choreography in this fight scene is awesome! I dunno enough about the latter, but I think they got Mugen down perfectly! Part 1 of the film in the

 
 
Soulbow

Watched Green Room last Solid slasher/horror Really surprises me though that people go oh this is so gory and buckets of blood! When theres Two scenes of Did none of yall grow up on Cannibal Holocaust or Guinea Pig?!

 
 
Raikus Magical Holidays

I made this joke last week and I’m still proud of

 
 
Boxman214

Have you all heard about these new ads in NBA 2K19? Disgusting

 
 
Tohsaka

NT no longer stands for Not

 
 
JcDent

The only reason why we werent the smartphone generation was that we didnt have

 
 
windblades

Ive noticed a bad habit of asking questions I know the answers to, or can find the answers to, in an attempt to get a conversation Its not very subtle, nor very Im only bringing it up so I can more clearly say what I

 
 
bong264

Im in gaming limbo After playing Chaosbane with a Dank Souls sorcerer playthrough in the middle Im stumped and staring at my Might just keep on playing Inquisitor Martyr while I work on my next Pic unrelated :P

 
 
Alex Heat

Whoops, Bloodstained

 
 
Riff Raff

Have a great day all! Remember, work smart, not hard ;)

 
 
Cygnus Rush 961

Since Nvidias GeForce Experience is still borked I am using a temporary workaround with an old standby for screenshots outside of Steams screenshot tool: Windows Key & Print

 
 
Rad Party God

Im gonna try out the Xbox Game Pass for PC, so while I wait for Gears 4 to download (133 GB!??), Ill be playing Super Luckys Only played it for 30 minutes or so and its pretty decent! Nothing mind blowing, but I find it entertaining and

 
 
Electric Reaper

So many movies are going to expire this month from Netflix, including The Matrix