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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

JuIc3

Fuck I wanna play through Scott Pilgrim

 
 
Seymour

For those who enjoyed my Ori hot take, Ive, apparently, got another steamer for ya: Luigis Mansion 3 fucking Its got its occasional charm, good OST and great visuals, (more in comments)

 
 
ThisIsMyBoomstick

Chilli Cheeseburger on Damper Roll and Sweet Potato Fries with Chilli and Sour Cream:

 
 
Anthony Marzano

Wes, this cats name is Wes and he likes tacos as Im onto

 
 
Slimybear245

Now that 2020 is halfway over just wondering what were peoples biggest gaming dissapointments of 2020? That werent The Avenegers

 
 
PhilKenSebben

Its your May it be Or some I dont know, I fucking despise Or do I? Yes I Dont ever question Heres a picture of fish tacos that Ive mailed to

 
 
The Actual Charlton Heston

Birthday shout-out to Wes, who is today! Im so glad I got to know you, Mostly because Ive been rifling through your dumpster and your old clothes fit me, but Also I didnt buy you Suck And stop touching my

 
 
RiffRaff

Hope youre all having a nice weekend!

 
 
Electric Reaper

So, apparently this is the year of sea

 
 
fordPrefect

This is a fantastic list --- Rolling Gunner, Crimzon Clover, Jet Lancer, and Ginga Force all Spoilers: their #1 game is about to debut on Switch on the 27th for

 
 
LaTerry

I played Among Us with proximity chat and the game has never been more Specifically because we had on that imposters can hear ghosts, and every time I died I would just serenade the imposters with various songs I remember from the

 
 
Trash69

If ship not canon, then why he save him from mortal death because he called him a cool guy?

 
 
Inquisitive Ravenclaw

I helped win a 10X Battle in Splatoon 2 - Im doing my part! #TeamSuperStar

 
 
ctg867

So its been several I think tonight is the night I finally start my second playthrough of The Last of Us Still not sure I have the emotional bandwidth for this well I guess Ill find out

 
 
Rico the Penguin

Twisting Corridors is probably the worst content Blizzard has made for World of It is about an hour long and the power curve is such that you can get to the very end then get one shot by any of the bosses moves and get nothing for your

 
 
Fuzunga

I’m more of a YouTube guy than a Twitch guy, but these are three excellent channels everyone should

 
 
Inquisitive Ravenclaw

You ever just go on a shopping spree and buy 52 games in a single day?

 
 
Churros89

Btw, this morning I finally turned made myself a phone stand using a cardboard box so I can play EDH over Spelltable! But I probably wont be able to play with anyone here from the americas due to timezone + only able to play at weekend mornings

 
 
medicamecanica

Not sure if people arent talking about Attack on Titan on any of my social feeds due to politeness or what but I got around to the final seasons first episode and this shit feels so

 
 
Churros89

REJECT MODERNITY, EMBRACE TRADITION (friend of a friend wanted to get rid of a PS2, so I ended up scoring a free console!)

 
 
hlarge4

Started Yakuza: Like a Its great, but i fell asleep during a Turned it off when I woke up, Hopefully I didnt permanently miss I often fall asleep while gaming or reading or watching a movie, even if I feel Anyone else?

 
 
Czar Kazem

Been waiting for this to rerelease for a year and a What a treat, just love the Cheers,

 
 
Tricerapops

I am Hope everyone is doing alright in these trash fire Im taking off to some hot springs for a few days with Lauren cause all work and no play makes Justin something But really, hope everyone is

 
 
Gimic300

Got my first tattoo 2nite

 
 
indigit4l

After a stressful start with work this year, this week has been One of my new customers today brought me Titos as a This stuff is very good on its own, but any suggestions on something to mix it with?

 
 
Virtua Kazama

Tonight on Fortune Roulette: We start the stream off with a fun little Party Fighter, known as Goonya Fighter!

 
 
Spiders For Sale

I highly recommend Its on the easier side as far as classic Point and Click Adventures go but the easy difficulty lets one enjoy the cozy atmosphere of its charming world and its inhabitants, both created through fantastic pixel

 
 
taterchimp

Oh, no, I did a thing thats the Zombie Burger special of the week! The Rare Bite! And me eating the shit out of it!

 
 
Roager

About a month ago, my lady was browsing instagram, and I overheard a video she scrolled OBSESSED with Kylie Jenners avocado toast recipe And Im still not over the fact that those words were spoken without

 
 
Riley1sSpook

Bought Scott Pilgrim even though I did the massive blog about how I wasnt gonna buy Im infuriated at

 
 
Boxman214

About to watch Se7en for the first Maybe Ill finally find out whats in the Edit: 😳

 
 
streetmagik3

Got a thing I blame you Wes! I mean, thanks for showing me that I wanted a game I wouldnt possibly win from your widget, so I had to order So I did!!

 
 
IneptMelonhead

Played through A Short Hike, it was Gotta love a game I can finish in a day

 
 
Slimybear245

Hey kinda got lost on something with 13 Sentimels Aegis Rim not really spoilery Just wondering is the best way to do stuff is to do all the story stuff then the rts battles? From what I heard online some of the battles are set after story

 
 
ScionVyse

And here it is, my first review of Forgotten Sands! I think this one turned out really well, so have a look if youve got the time, and tell me what you think I can One last bump for the weekend crowd!

 
 
taterchimp

So this is pretty damn tasty

 
 
ChronoLynxx

So I got my 2nd dose of the Covid vaccine yesterday Felt fine until later that Head started Today, Im definitely feeling Massive headache, fever/chills, feel Normal reactions it looks like so Im not

 
 
NeoTurbo

Current status; stretched out on the floor in the sun with a small fold out cushion bed playing Life is

 
 
CoruptAI125

Ive been getting into Ring Fit the last month or so and the game just keeps I recently hit level 40 and they just introduced a skill Insane how much there is

 
 
bong264

Enjoy some early morning plague!

 
 
medicamecanica

Makes sense in hindsight but damn, what a waste of

 
 
Flegma

I first played this in 2019, despite having bought a copy for presumably 20€ many many years I suppose one reason I didnt really know much of the game was that NA gamers werent talking about for obvious

 
 
RiffRaff

Scott Pilgrim or Dicey Dungeons? Im leaning DD since I have already played SP back in the Pic unrelated

 
 
Dreggsao

Holy shit the load times on EA™s Star Wars™ Battlefront™ 2™ are Even going from the campaign to the main menu takes a

 
 
lokhe

Since that Metroid Prime HD Trilogy hasnt been announced yet I decided to take matter into my own 4k60fps, with full DS4 support and high res textures? Yes, its

 
 
Hypno

Gamers, its time to bring jorts back and rise

 
 
Silver the 3rd

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