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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

Punished Nietzsche

So, a new Lord of the Rings movie is An ANIME LORD OF THE RINGS MOVIE!

 
 
Fuzunga

If Nintendo wants Metroid Dread to sell, all they have to do is describe it as a

 
 
ScionVyse

I got new shoes a few days Because of this, life is Delete

 
 
Ricky Namara

Looking at a list of movies released in theaters today, and, anybody else get tired with The Mundane-type of movie titles? You know, those two words titles that starts The and ends with a mundane object? The Sicilian, The Lie, The

 
 
sp testure

Anybody who grew up in the 90s should appreciate I also had a Zelda one but I gave it to a Just thought Id

 
 
Flegma

Well, the Euro 2021 matches are messing with my sleep enough that I got a moment of sleep paralysis after my nap

 
 
Exber

Well, kidney stones attack again plus a cold which needs to be taken care off right The doctor said 15 days off so I guess Ill be using this time to catch on games, movies and TV

 
 
Virtua Kazama

When it comes to people backseat gaming on Twitch, its okay if Im playing a fighting game because Im trying to learn a But if someone tries to backseat while Im playing a game for the first time, it ruins the essence of a blind

 
 
dephoenix

Hey if that Switch update fucked up your ability to download games/updates you might wanna try Mine got screwed but is suddenly working fully No idea

 
 
Riley1sSpook

The core gameplay of Battle For The Grid is a ton of and the story mode sucks a Might do a blog for the first time in like a year just to express my thoughts on this

 
 
Whispering Willow

Dangerous variant on the

 
 
TheBlondeBass

YO YO YO! If you havent started your entry in Dtoid Draws, you should get on that soon! The theme this time around is your dream Comments 4 details

 
 
CJ Andriessen

Flashback to EGLX where I met these handsome

 
 
Punished Nietzsche

Guilty Gear Strive is pretty fun, except when you get a ranking update, go to a higher floor and have to deal with Gorilla/Unga Bunga May or Janky-ass Hitbox Otherwise, im digging

 
 
PhilKenSebben

#Striptoid

 
 
Seymour

Ive been considering doing a Weezer cover EP (much like my Metallica one), so Im going down a list of possible songs, reading some comments on YT about said The fans are Apparently, this and Buddy Holly are 10,000 worlds

 
 
Lex

Current Status

 
 
Gajknight

When you cheat and steal your way to fortune and a ladys heart, but arrogance and cruelty result in your disfigurement and fall back into

 
 
mullon

Oh boy, Ive always wanted to buy Real Gamer

 
 
Cathedral

yall asking to get deleted but you werent even 733t in the first Booyah

 
 
PhilKenSebben

#Caturday He deserved Knocked all my cards off the table, while I was All that for Still, my fault in the But fuck him

 
 
SpikeyWiggedHero

Finished Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart, overall I really liked it and definitely recommend Detailed thoughts in the comments, tried to keep spoilers to the barest of minimums but gameplay (gadgets, new is discussed at EDIT:

 
 
Chris Bradshaw

everyone on destructoid for some reason

 
 
Shoggoth2588

Scratched the surface of the Steam Next Fest and found some good stuff already! Unmetal has my kind of comedy, Grime is Blasphemous by way of the Steamworld, Severed Steel has kicked the crap out of me! Its so good! (GIF topical but unrelated)

 
 
Shinkz

What an absolute delight that was!

 
 
Voex

Delete me

 
 
Slimybear245

Delete seem to login in now with my new account in qtoid even though I can on the front page and if I login in somebodys qpost here I can login and make comments but not qposts)

 
 
Chris Moyse

I had a panic attack yesterday evening and straight-up thought I was checking Going to *try* and take it easier this I hope yall do We just forget how dangerous stress and lack of care is

 
 
ThisIsMyBoomstick

My Nerf Blaster collection: #NerfToid

 
 
RiffRaff

If Elden Ring, BotW2, and GoW 2k18 2 all release as planned, holy shit were in for an amazing 2022 (from the AAA

 
 
Lord Spencer

Weekly Update, here are the games I am currently I am going to review those within brackets once completed: - -Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana(Switch) -Hollow Knight (Switch) -Persona 5 Royal (PS4)

 
 
GoofierBrute

Just came back from my Friday shift at my chicken My boss/trainer asked me twice if I packed something before checking it herself and telling a customer that I dont trust my coworker, So guess whos quitting and finding something else?!

 
 
Parismio

Wait gi Joes snake eyes is getting an origin movie? Was this hype? Cause I never heard about

 
 
EtosiGiR

ETE ‘EM DEL!

 
 
Flegma

Well, I baked some Not sure what to make of they tasted stuffy (probably the alcohol-free ale, and I dont drink Wanted to use garlic butter in filling, but didnt have

 
 
taterchimp

I still love Chumbawambas The Boy Bands Have Won

 
 
TheBlondeBass

Had a great time playing Guilty Gear with Frosty and Hypno today! Hypnos May was a menace, please stay careful in the presence of dolphins

 
 
ChandlerS04

Wait why does everyone want to be deleted?

 
 
Boxman214

I hope Im never a bad enough person that Bo Burnham writes a theme song for

 
 
Xeo

I am is

 
 
Electric Reaper

I wish game devs would talk more about hilarious glitches that never made it to the public

 
 
Seymour

Dango made a very wonderful update to my favorite games side banner from years Expanded it to what is, loosely, my top Full res in the comments as to not affect those scrolling Qtoid too harshly

 
 
Vesalius

Delete me

 
 
Trevlyn

Delete me

 
 
PatBateman17

DELETE MY BIRTHDAY

 
 
FATAL-R

Check out my new vido where i talk over the trailer of assassins creed brother the best assassins creed game

 
 
Gundy

DELETE ME