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Cblogs of 04/22/15 + Salesman Pitch

Good afternoon! I'm Riobux! You may know me from silly comments I smirk at on news postings, pretentious articles where I do things like analyse review scores (which that time led to my boss messaging me asking why I was opening ...

 
 
 
 

Captivating games. An Inazuma Eleven story.

[Just for the record, I've never written something like this before, but I read a couple recently, and I felt like I would enjoy giving it a shot. So any constructive critism could be useful, incase I do another one of these in th...

 
 
 
 

Next-Gen is Finally Here!

Next-generation gaming has official begun! With the launch of Mortal Kombat X, we finally have a game that was completely impossible to run on Xbox 360 and PS..... Wow; I couldn't even finish that sentence before noticing MKX on last-...

 
 
 
 

Bayonetta 2 is secretly brilliant.

In the first fifteen seconds of the game, you’re treated to a slow-motion shot of Bayonetta that -- of course -- pans straight down to her crotch.  Barely a minute later, you’re commandeering and piloting an angelic m...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Star Ocean Series Retrospective

In recent celebration of the announcement of Star Ocean 5, i thought it would be appropriate to do a retrospective of the series. As such i'm going to return to using Google images again because i just don't give a damn anymore, if it ...

 
 
 
 
 
 

The Character of Maps in Video Games

Earlier this week I was watching the Final Bosman on Gametrailers and for this week he was talking about Bloodborne. He brought up three things that he really liked about the game and one of them was the lack of a map. That one little...

 
 
 
 
 
 

The Best Job in the World

Imagine a job where you get paid millions of dollars in salary, receive millions of dollars in stock options, and receive absurd bonuses, just for doing what you’re supposed to be doing. Now, imagine a job where you get all of wh...

 
 
 
 

Do We Need Final Fantasy Anymore?

But first, a preliminary question: how relevant is Final Fantasy Type-0? I admit I haven’t been looking around all that much to gauge responses, but my guess -- or maybe fear -- is that people have chosen to ignore Type-0 becaus...

 
 
 
 

Cblogs of 04/13/15 + Love Live-isms!

http://i1353.photobucket.com/albums/q678/luna-sy/Moondays_zps9efbe344.png Fast caps for this Monday! Some things can be more fun when done with a friend. Watching anime because you found out that said friend has been doing that with so...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Daydreaming: Bushido Blade Meets Dark Souls

I spend a lot of time in school not really paying attention. The majority of my academic week is focused on workshops and critiques, generally giving me a lot of time to space out and think about anything other than whatever bad prose ...

 
 
 
 

A Mighty Good Time

It's time. Well, almost time. After months of updates, what feels like an eternity of teases and new developments, and the projected release period for Mighty No. 9 is... actually already here! Initially estimated to release in Spring ...

 
 
 
 

Pok Rank: Companion Characters

Hope everything has been going well for everyone! I've been working hard on a big video project I have in mind with the small amount of free time I have when I'm not working or playing softball. Today I thought I would entertain a list...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Is CD Project RED Just Showing Off?

Is The Witcher witching up an overzealous gaming brew or are they just showing off? The most recent trailer released for the game spends five minutes extolling all the things they jammed into this game. The Withcer 3: Wild Hunt stand...

 
 
 
 

I have no furniture and I must write.

I've been going stir crazy today, sitting in a near empty apartment, waiting for a group of movers to arrive and unload furniture. I can't wait. I just want a place to sit down. The internet and cable finally got set up yesterday, so ...

 
 
 
 
 
 

(NVGR) An AMA with Mike Martin/PhilKenSebben

http://www.destructoid.com//ul/user/3/35931-290264-Phil2jpg-620x.jpg Hello everyone. I was just down in my home and saw a complaint that struck a chord with me. It was one I had myself, back when my name was filled with 3's and my shit...

 
 
 
 

The Value of Localization

Hey there everyone, I've just recently started blogging and writing about this passion of mine, and I'd like to share it with you all. So let's start by exploring a game I played recently which presents us something I’d...

 
 
 
 

Quickposts

Parismio

Speaking of final fantasy I got the switch version for my bday yesterday and ive been having fun on handheld while watching I also nabbed ff11 collection on sale and pre-ordered ff14 shadowbringers for that leveling

 
 
Tyge

Dont usually like rep my own stuff, but my class is livestreaming out of the Legoland sealife aquarium right Check it

 
 
Electric Reaper

I get so annoyed with heroes blaming themselves for the misery and deaths caused by evil Yes, you might have had a chance to execute the However, Crazypants is to blame for any murders Crazypants

 
 
taterchimp

I was satisfied with the end of Game of

 
 
Osc

So I got this a few minutes

 
 
PhilKenSebben

This is my

 
 
triggerpigking

todays daily-sketch, been a while since I drew to experiment with different brushes and didnt get the watercolor look I wanted but I still dig

 
 
TheLimoMaker

David Beinoff and Dan Weiss on the last season of Game of Thrones

 
 
LoneMak

Ace Combat 7: Mission Accomplished

 
 
able to think

My housemate saw this advertised in the pack of Pokemon cards we got when we saw Detective Pikachu and had to have

 
 
Seymour

So, Ive started documenting, through video and photos, my path to losing the 50-60 pounds Ive gained since my back herniation two years CUrrently on Day 4, sitting at 216 Wish me luck! (And, yes, thats Pretty decent, yeah?)

 
 
LastKingofHearts

Got a little further with the Akuma painting This and more on insta @upinsmokeproductions

 
 
indigit4l

I just bought a brand new ASUS RTX 2080 Ti for $500!!! DUUUUDE!!! Guy called me looking to get $800, acted like I wasnt interested, offered him 300, he said 650, I said 500 Im so

 
 
Marcel Hoang

Speaking on the last community post I wrote, I’m the kind of consumer who is surprised at the number of people who pretty much wisened up and want to wait for MK11 “Komplete”

 
 
Shut Up Ace

Finally finished That just leaves Demons Souls as the only Dark Souls From Software game Ive yet to Definitely was a blast to play!

 
 
TysonOfTime

Oh boy, got accepted into the Mario Kart Tour Beta on Still have no idea what kind of game it

 
 
Occams

This is all three Darksiders in a human centipede

 
 
Electric Reaper

I can see why people dont like this

 
 
SpielerDad

Over the weekend, I held a family Mortal Kombat 11 tournament at the I My 6, 7, 10, 12 year-old nieces and nephews stood no chance against I showed no UNDEFEATED CHAMPION!

 
 
indigit4l

Caught up on the Jim Jefferies Show this This segment about the Akashinga (The Brave Ones) really impressed me and made me An ex-commando leads a team of strictly all female African It is definitely something special to

 
 
Jetter Mars

New haircut, same

 
 
Samhain

It dawned on me that pretty much every TV show Ive ever loved fell apart long before the Welcome to the club, GoT!

 
 
Tohsaka

Thaaaats not a good If you or anyones around that pink area today, Id be in shelter or ready to move at a moments

 
 
Raikus Magical Holidays

The more I hear of YiiK the more I hate

 
 
Keiichi Morisato

Finally managed to get HDR enabled on my TV, and oh my god the picture quality change is It ested several games and films, watching Your Name right now, it looks

 
 
Soulbow

10 hours into FF12, thoughts? This games pretty damn

 
 
Churros89
 
 
FakePlasticTree

Did Game of Thrones end with Scotland Yard showing up and arresting the entire cast?

 
 
Michformer

Couple of updates from yours Firstly, Happy Victoria Day to those calling the Great White North their humble Secondly, my Thief: Deadly Shadows retrospective article will be finally out sometime before the

 
 
house4lyfe

I was driving to work this morning and there was this peculiar truck in front of I think I spotted Agent 47s side business when he is not busy putting out

 
 
Riley1sCool

For I beheld Satan as he FELL FROM HEAVEN!

 
 
jasondm300

Took the day off to take the little guy to see Detective Pikachu

 
 
Destructoids Very Own Ein

#Darksiders4 Im not good at these darksiders things but

 
 
JcDent

Were about two years away from Ubisoft having to apologize for running a game development sweatshop in

 
 
Destructoids Very Own Ein

Hot turned 40 on Wasnt online all Happy C0-Birthday to Rad Party God,Parismio, and

 
 
Flanx

Why does the switch turn on when you undock it, thats so annoying! Battery dead because it has been in sleep mode when it should have never turned on in the first Console feels like sparkly junk

 
 
TheLimoMaker
 
 
Fivefinger Delta

Ive been offered a job in Monaco and I got surprised with my very own, original Bayonetta after I helped a friend A good start to the Now to watch the GoT I hope your week is great x

 
 
Parismio

I was let down so hard with the last episode of Game of Im very:

 
 
JcDent

Its a-me, Raiden!

 
 
TheLimoMaker

The finale wasnt a dumpster fire but it also wasnt

 
 
Rasori

I think at the end of the day, the thing I love most about Rage 2 is definitely its

 
 
JcDent

I wrote a Trials of Fire preview

 
 
TheBlondeBass

even in a hat in time the cursed game follows me

 
 
Electric Reaper

Im still annoyed with Jurassic Park popularizing the image of velociraptors as being so They were small compared to If a dinosaur series needs a big raptor, the Utahraptor will do just Feathers are

 
 
Tohsaka

Ive seen this now you have to as

 
 
Tricerapops

Finally replaced the couch after bed It has a chaise and a sleeper and I can not wait to be off and laze about on it all