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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

taterchimp

Mashup Thursday

 
 
Tohsaka

Boy you dont know how good you got it until your forced to use cell phone Internet as a way online and thats a downgrade (when it wouldnt have been a decade and a half

 
 
Pixie The Fairy

Hello Dark Knight my new Tendonitis won There will be much less I have to scale back the And now I must embrace The Blackest A pure delight, as well as the sound of

 
 
CoruptAI125

Started playing Gears POP, the Gears of War mobile Its really fun, but the monetization is the typical mobile bullshit with timers and multiple Its a real

 
 
Torguebow

Hes in Likely to pass tonight, if not, the better halfs father will have assisted Saw his wife reading him Calvin and Hobbes last Funny how we resort back to our childhood at the Hold your loved ones close tonight D

 
 
Fuzunga

Cursed image of the

 
 
Steel Squirrel

God damn, that Modern Warfare 2v2 Alpha is fun as I was skeptical, but this is exactly what online shooters need right Its quick and to the point, no bulshit, no stupid gadgets, no building somehow CoD is a breath of fresh

 
 
TheIntern
 
 
Cloudman Sam

So has anyone else heard about how the Amazon Rain-forest has been on fire for three weeks already?

 
 
Sam van der Meer
 
 
Shoggoth2588

I was curious about how well recieved the Popeyes Chicken Sandwich has been and now Im in a massive line for I think its (edit: I was in line for about 20 minutes)

 
 
Inquisitive Ravenclaw

Superbeat XONIC is only 89 cents on the Switch eshop!

 
 
LoneMak

I made my own LE It was a bitch to make because of the little I wanted to make it dark grey so it can hide a little more, but I didnt have FYI, Im a CB

 
 
PhilKenSebben

Calling all chess lets us all play together! It also has a free app (with terrible Lets start a chess club! Im MikeMcPhil on Leave a comment if interested! I suck tho, just warning

 
 
Inquisitive Ravenclaw

So Ive been pet-sitting for some friends this week, living at their house as I did It was interesting living on my own for a bit, even if I couldnt afford to do much in the end besides watching their Netflix and using my 2 days

 
 
Jetter Mars

For anyone interested, Gaming Alexandria has an article on Sunsofts NES Terminator game before it became Journey To Silius/RAF Also, Sunsoft and Jaleco are both getting new collections Links are in the

 
 
Malthor

The dumbest kill I ever got in Siege, nothing can top

 
 
hlarge4

Some victories Gas is Insulin is Daycare payment is looming ominously and now my youngest also has strep, so Im stuck home and Got till Staying If Im lucky the kids will be feeling better by

 
 
Riff Raff

Hey fellow non-UK based Europeans who are in the market for that delightful glow-in-the-dark Luigis Mansion 3 has them for preorder and ships to the rest of EU for a good Got me one :)

 
 
Slimybear245v20

Random but I would recomend taking a look at Seems like intresting its on Actualy only heard it from a Yahtze review of And it was kinda postive for some of it? Seems like not much people are talking about

 
 
Tohsaka

Thats how you play on Hyrule

 
 
Rudorlf

Oh yeah, remember the first EGS exclusive game from Supergiant games, Hades? Its coming to Steam at December

 
 
Boxman214

If you could bring one character from a video game to life (like, real life), who would it be and why?

 
 
Adzuken

Slimybear245v20 requested I review a Yakuza I just so happened to have a mostly finished review of Yakuza 0 that I was able to dust off and finish

 
 
JcDent

Chaos? Lets see how it likes tanks!

 
 
ScionVyse

My Transistor video is up! This was basically my last two weeks Itd have probably been out sooner, if Three Houses hadnt Please watch it if you have the time and tell me what you think! Bump

 
 
chlmera

UGH! I decided against getting Dragon Quest on switch since I have it on steam but I WANT And why does it have to come out a week after Links Awakening? Too

 
 
Shoggoth2588

Well I could spend $20Million on a Type-7 transport but it would only 30T of extra cargo stick with my Im gonna keep saving for that sweet Elite Dangerous is still Hella

 
 
TheBlondeBass

So I finished Fire Emblem Three Houses, and now I reappear! Its definitely an entry I recommend, but I wouldnt suggest choosing the Blue Lions route like I did -- Maybe golden deer is better, but it really feels like Edelgards

 
 
Boxman214

MoviePass has had a data breach (and is apparently STILL in Video

 
 
Mike Sounders

The season pass for Fire Emblem Three Houses makes me want to hold off on doing more playthroughs until

 
 
Haklen57

Nioh2? I want this more than I want Gravity Rush to make a

 
 
Dennis Carden

Yay, I just got my 10th 99 stat in Old School Somebody please send

 
 
Plissken

For all of you who are going through rough times, I hope you’ll find your inner Song related (& please don’t miss the video in the comments, best choristers of all time!) <3

 
 
JcDent

From the fine people who brought us MONOPOLY FOR MILLENNIALS comes something even Read the linked thread for sordid details!

 
 
Torguebow

Yo has anyone seen this on Netflix yet? Looks like someone actually gave Gary Grey (is that his actual name wtf hahaha) too much G-Fuel and told him to make a reality

 
 
Osc

Another band I havent heard from in a Its a little weird, but also fun, to hear from these bands #musictoid | Silversun Pickups - It Doesnt Matter Why

 
 
Gus TT Showbiz

I heard the Rock got I sure hope they dont let their marriage erode over

 
 
hlarge4

My turn to bat at the ol Im so screwed Took a beating this summer, pushed Second job starts up next week, in less than three weeks Ill be But I might not be able to return thanks to lose Cant order insulin

 
 
Haklen57

Big to try, dare to fail, dare to win, dare to try and never dare youll fall and never get up

 
 
Electric Reaper

Im kinda surprised that the AVGN decided to use GZDoom instead of Chocolate Doom to run Chex Quest, until Brutal Doom

 
 
Rudorlf

Sure, Toyota, Forza Motorsport and GRID were actually illegal street racing, while Initial D and Wangan Midnight being local street races are Just say you dont like people touching your cars in Western games, would you?

 
 
triggerpigking

tried drawing the new shantae foreshortening is hard

 
 
absolutfreak

So now after the cancer diagnosis, absolutwife managed to break her foot on Sunday (her birthday coincidentally) during an indoor soccer On the bright side, received an offer to become a full time employee instead of just a

 
 
Fuzunga

This is a good

 
 
indigit4l

Writing my Really just a very basic recounting of the path I had to get where I am Part 1 is almost 2 pages size 11 Just the defining moments, the twists and Ill post part 1 sometime soon in the Be kind

 
 
Trevlyn

Digging this lord of the flies reference in Phantom

 
 
Tohsaka

That should be fun to hear

 
 
mullon

One of these days I should find out what the Stadia

 
 
THE INFAMOUS JCITY

True Romance 💞