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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 Worldá

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 ...

 
 
 
 

PokÚ 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...

 
 
 
 

Cblogs of 04/06/15 + Savant-isms!

http://i1353.photobucket.com/albums/q678/luna-sy/Moondays_zps9efbe344.png Sometimes, I'll use these recaps to post "leftover" blogs, stuff that may be partly unfinished or not up to par, but I want/need to share anyway. Likely, these ...

 
 
 
 

Quickposts

Steel Squirrel

If youre a weird graphics nerd like me, you might enjoy this Im resisting the urge to find an old CRT monitor Super interesting stuff though!

 
 
D-Volt

So I made a KORG Gadget cover of my favorite song from Art Style: Light Trax for Wiiware and Hiromichi Fujiwara, the composer for the game, found my cover, commented on the Youtube video of it, and said he enjoyed Super Worth the

 
 
maycausecancer

#weslikesbunnygirlsorsomethingidontknow

 
 
dephoenix

#WeslikesbunnygirlsWednesday bonus bunny

 
 
Tricerapops

People that leave their yapping idiot dog on their porches while they

 
 
dephoenix

#WeslikesbunnygirlsWednesday

 
 
Steel Squirrel

Hey yall, Im gonna be a bit of a whore and ask for some follows on Id really appreciate it if you can stop by and make just one simple click for me! You dont even have to watch me, but it would be super helpful to get me up to 50 followers! :)

 
 
whybmonotacrab

Finished bloodstained and found it fairly enjoyable but a bit on the easy Started playing hard mode and died 20 times in the tutorial since basic enemies have the hp of a boss, take at least 25% of your health, and there are a fuckton more of

 
 
Guerrilla

*HAPPY QUACKING NOISES*

 
 
LegendPenguin

Apparently Bioware posted a blog update yesterday about the state of Anthem and its pretty much Were feel really bad for the folks that bought this thing at

 
 
Inquisitive Ravenclaw

That you, Wes?

 
 
Riff Raff

Profanar la tumba, al ritmo de la rumba; Con Fenriz y Darkthrone, Norwegian Esta vida loca, a mirar la foca; Asando un salm├│n Norwegian Reggaet├│n The best feel-good summer song ever! Cant get it out of my Hilarious video too!

 
 
Kyle Yadlosky

#librarybookoftheday

 
 
Chris Moyse

Hope yall having a good week so far x

 
 
PLANET P1SS 69

Dragonite is a tripping balls worthy joke in all aspects

 
 
Echo349

ALOLA EVERYONE!

 
 
Plissken

All work and no play makes Plissken a dull

 
 
Riff Raff

Finished The Dark Crystal the other day and its by far my favorite series this year! So much passion put into Also, I dont think my wife appreciates my new pet name for her is SkekTek :P

 
 
Zalno

I kept dreaming that the new Pokemon Direct was They showed off a whole bunch of Galar forms, but every single one was just a Pokemon wearing clothes from 90s hip hop music morning,

 
 
Goemar

I tried the Contra I really wanted to hate it but well, it seems quite These are dark and confusing

 
 
Fivefinger Delta

Well I never, ever thought Id say this but I just bought Taylor Swift #Confessiontoid

 
 
whybmonotacrab

My girlfriend pointed out that Miriam from bloodstained sounds like mickey mouse whenever she grunts and now I cant unhear

 
 
TurboJasper

I do not know who amongst you needs to hear this, but never go looking for Eaten

 
 
Steel Squirrel

Ive been browsing a lot of old used games online for the past few days and Im just what the fuck are people doing with the instruction manuals for these games? So many of them are missing I just dont

 
 
Electric Reaper

So, AVP 2010 and Dead Space 1 share several stock horror Thats kinda a

 
 
Neronium

If you can, go watch Like holy shit was it Definite watch if you love Studio Trigger

 
 
LaserPirate

Anyone remember Thoth?

 
 
Singapore Sling

Picked up Shadow of the Tomb Raider for cheap and wow, it was not a good Making optional tombs only accessible by getting equipment through optional side quests is The game is called Tomb Raider FFS let me raid some

 
 
Fuzunga

The drop rate for legendaries in Borderlands 3 has been vastly Ive already gotten 6 legendaries, whereas I might have gotten two or three total my whole time playing the precious

 
 
Mike Sounders

30 hour mark All the single player missions and side objectives Now to move on to the online missions and other minor

 
 
Electric Reaper

I am with Yahtzee on this The Marine campaign is just okay as far as FPSs go, and the Alien campaign is just It would have been nice if the devs nixed the Alien and Marine campaigns to improve and extend the Predator

 
 
taterchimp

Anytime you give players a helicopter, they will never use a car again unless forced

 
 
TheIntern

The only thing that would compel me to play FF7R would be finding out Aeris and Tifa go full lesbian and Cloud gets killed by Sephiroth instead because seriously go dry your wet blanket,

 
 
Silva Blaine

Regardless by Mansa #Musictoid I hope youre all doing well, or as well as circumstances

 
 
Boxman214

Im playing motherfudging Castle Crashers on my motherfudging Switch right now!

 
 
TheLimoMaker

Fantastic article on Kotaku about Sports Interactive (developers of the Football Manager PC games) using solely recyclable materials for all physical packing going forward; the case, shrink-wrap etc is all recycled and More of this

 
 
Riley1sCool

Yall, Far Cry 2 is Not Just

 
 
triggerpigking

Patreon daily sketch of Rem from RE:Zero for I actually took this one pretty far, I was in the mood to ink something and I love how it came Who heres seen the

 
 
bong264

Things painted badly to mediocre always look better in 6 minis down, 1 left to

 
 
Shoggoth2588

#ArbitraryMetalTuesday because Ive been really enjoying Cthonic to the point that I would let someone buy my socks to get out to a nation where they

 
 
Lex

#WeirdShitWednesday

 
 
Czar Kazem

If you like metal, and you especially like sludge metal, and you havent heard Thou, I invite you to change that #arbitrarymetaltuesday

 
 
Boxman214

Man, global warming has really gotten out of

 
 
Chris Bradshaw

Heads up: Final Fantasy X Remaster on Nintendo Switch is CAD on

 
 
Haklen57

Finally finished Blue Lions Route, now on Lunatic (I refuse to call it maddening) Golden Deer, considering Im having to turtle smartly or die instantly, Ill say NOW the game feels A tad too much at times and Im sure it will get worse! PERFECT!

 
 
Rad Party God

Blasphemous is a game that makes me uncomfortable on a personal I was raised pretty much surrounded by Catholic iconography and the Spanish Inquisition was a huge part of my countrys Im not squeamish, but some scenes makes me cringe a

 
 
Malika chan

Pros and cons on Fire Emblem: Three go!

 
 
MeeGhoulz

Ill just leave this one here, to see if @JcDent can attest to its

 
 
eastyy

Did anyone try Devils hunt i am just wondering what its like ?