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Do games have to be fun?

Do games have to be fun? Well, in my opinion they do. But there are some individuals that disagree with this opinion. Sometime itís best to agree to disagree, but I still fail to see how an individual can enjoy gaming without it being fun....

 
 
 
 

5 Freeware Indie Games You Should Play: Batch #8

Hello friends! Welcome back to my freeware indie game series! This week's games are all rather short, but very fun. They're perfect for playing when you have an hour or two to spare. Also, just a heads up but I might not be doing another on...

 
 
 
 

Preview: Retro City Rampage

Last night I went to the monthly GameCityNights event in Nottingham. I just had to attend when I found out that Brian Provinciano's upcoming XBLA/WiiWare title Retro City Rampage would be playable, and that Brian himself would be coming to ...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

5 Freeware Indie Games You Should Play: Batch #7

Hello friends! Welcome back to my free indie game series! I've decided to spread out my posts for this series a bit more, since I'm beginning to run out of suggestions before I get a chance to play more indie games. I definitely don't plan...

 
 
 
 

That Post-Game Glow: Sequence

As Conrad recently pointed out, Sequence is a recently-released Xbox Live Indie Game which marries the idea of a rhythm game to an RPG and the result is a pleasant surprise. This will not be a review, because the math on this is very, very...

 
 
 
 

[devlog] burnVictim platformer progress

The burn victims arch nemesis- lava! Draws the eye much better than the spikes, iím having everything that can kill be you very very obvious, and the background is less obtrusive now- it also scrolls parallax on several layers so its sexy...

 
 
 
 

High Expectations: Penumbra: Overture

I recently reinstalled Steam and while updating it I went on a hunt for the Steam activation code for the 2nd Indie Humble Bundle that I had previously bought. To my surprise I also found the activation code for the 1st Indie Humble Bundle,...

 
 
 
 

Have a Creeper Rap!

I like how every time I say the words "I'm going to update this thing more often." it somehow translates to me using some sort of mathematical combination of Mayan and Valve Time that basically state that I never *do* the intended thing. St...

 
 
 
 

Dreams are awesome : Psychosomnium

As a long time flash-enthusiast who made tons of crummy sprite-based flash movies and dreamt about making games as a kid It always saddens me that most people reject flash games as not being ďrealĒ games. The reason for this is most obvious...

 
 
 
 

5 Freeware Indie Games You Should Play: Batch #6

Hello friends! Welcome to another batch of awesome freeware indie games! I had to skip last weekend's post, because of Easter and midterms. I've also been quite busy playing Portal 2 at my friend's house, so that's been taking up a lot of m...

 
 
 
 
 
 

WA-WA-WA-WACKY GAME IDEA

Howdy hey team, Starmac here for the second time, geared and ready to bring you my holiest and most righteous of thoughts and musings. Only I'm not. Instead of that boring shit I'm going to lazy my way through this second post, by telling y...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Reality in the virtual world

On the internet, in a game, in a virtual world, the driver (player, user, individual, ego, what ever you want to call it) is rendered incarnate in the pixels and code of a virtual body. People, with our complexities, our cultural identities...

 
 
 
 
 
 

5 Freeware Indie Games You Should Play: Batch #5

Hello friends! This is the one month anniversary of my freeware indie game series. I'm excited that my blog seems to be getting such a positive feedback! Beginning this week I'm going to start listing the developers of the games as well, s...

 
 
 
 

5 Freeware Indie Games You Should Play: Batch #4

Hello friends! Welcome to week four of my freeware indie blog! So last week I told you that I might not be able to discuss higher resolution indie games as I wasn't able to play them. This was apparently a lie, as a few days later my frien...

 
 
 
 
 
 

5 Freeware Indie Games You Should Play: Batch #3

Hello friends, and welcome back to my freeware indie blog! To start, I'd like to address a problem I've been having regarding higher res 3D indie games. I haven't been able to play them. Apparently, my laptop is not a particularly great ga...

 
 
 
 

CatGrim, a game made by me for you internet people

Hello Destructoid, long time no me. You can call me JSL cuz there are a lot of Justin's out there. I'm not much of a chatter box but I'm here everyday reading your news and shenanigans. But enough with the formalities, I'm here today t...

 
 
 
 

5 Freeware Indie Games You Should Play: Batch #2

Hello friends! Welcome to week two of my freeware indie sampler blog. I would like to start off with a bit of information about how I choose which games to feature. First of all, I'm trying to focus specifically on freeware indie games wh...

 
 
 
 

Quickposts

Xeo

Anyone thats into Destiny check out the first true reveal of the new weapon/loadout system coming in the Forsaken update yesterday? Seems legitimately A lot of freedom but somehow still Not at all what I expected, if Im being

 
 
Tohsaka

Well I start my thirty-fifth year schlepping this pebble

 
 
Chris Hovermale

The more I play through Disgaea 5, the more I realize how boring the story Theres just a whole lot of imply by telling, but never show anything Im still enjoying the gameplay, but I wonder what changed from the earlier games

 
 
Matt I Guess

#Confessiontoid I actually really enjoy XCOM The Its not very good, but I like the setting and the pseudo-strategy

 
 
genoforprez

I dont care about your Post pictures of your cats--the only children that

 
 
MeanderBot

Hey all, I want to make a (bi)weekly blog similar to Comments of the Week, but for drawings we Like Dtoid Draws, but without a theme and regularly Whos interested?

 
 
Inquisitive Ravenclaw

I fought a Sagat! I get the feeling Im gonna be seeing a lot of I kinda want him to call out his tiger when attacking, like an assist or

 
 
On Air Fish

I love you, Nintendo, but I dont like

 
 
RiffRaff

My favorite song by one of my top tier favorite The word epic is often superfluous, but it describes Moonsorrow I get goosebumps every time I hear this song, especially the intros and Check it out! #ArbitraryMetalTuesday

 
 
Soulbow

#TachankaTuesday

 
 
Rad Party God

Rip and tear those boxes, until it is

 
 
Osc

Man, I remember that one Good Glad we had this

 
 
Occams

This is my happy thought

 
 
Forever Dere

Third time in the past 4 weeks weve had bad flash flooding where I Make the rain stop

 
 
Silver-twoso

Nice summer release

 
 
Boxman214

Youve gotta make your own music, sing your own special song, make your own kind of music even if nobody else sings

 
 
TheLimoMaker

As a Lucio/Moira main, this hits close to

 
 
Adzuken

For those of you who havent checked out my latest CBlog, Im here to highlight the most important detail: This bootleg FDS

 
 
NinjaSpped

Time to relive the rollercoaster ride of a Its so epic and fun, yet so emotional and Actually, do I really want to watch this again?

 
 
genoforprez

NMS Next continues to be great for me! I guess I must be the target demo because I dont really wanna play anything else hey, good news, I found him! I found the tubbiest boi in all the

 
 
Mike Sounders

Morning ya nerds

 
 
JcDent

Back off, Protestailures, the Moon is ours!

 
 
GrumpyAussieWario

So I only just now found out that transferred gen 6 Pokèmon to gen 7 games cannot be returned to their own have some pillow crying to do

 
 
Kyle Yadlosky

#librarybookoftheday

 
 
Jetfandam

Im almost done woth Metro Last Its a really fun shooter even though it tackles heavy themes like testing of biological weapons, mass murder and Artyom and Anna are a great team and Im hyped for Metro: Exodus to finish the

 
 
JPF720

Motivated by Bass latest blog about his trip to Japan and Hong Kong, heres a pic of me at Loch Ness, from my recent stay in Scotland Nessie not included; Or is it?)

 
 
JcDent

Newest t-shirt design is complete

 
 
Hlarge4d6

I keep jumping between Gungeon, Dead Cells, Hollow Knight, Mega Man Legacy Collection and What a wonderful

 
 
whatsacow

Has anyone on here played Steep? Is it any good? I kind of miss extreme sports games and was looking at giving this a go

 
 
Electric Reaper

Forged Battalion will be leaving Steam Early Access tomorrow on the I still think the game needs a lot more work, If you want to get the game cheaply, try the various game trading subReddits, as it was in the August Humble

 
 
dephoenix

I hope none of the people excited for the live action Mulan remake were hoping for a live action version of Make a Man Out of Its not a Also rumor says The Lion King live action remake wont have Scars Be Prepared #FuckDisney

 
 
Churros Hunter

So today on MHW I just met Rathian for the first time and hunted my first Felt like meeting 2 friends you havent seen in a long except that I dont shoot my friends with piearving bowgun

 
 
Bass

Help! Ive been playing way too much of the phone SMT instead of my actual games like Octopath haha

 
 
Parismio

If only it was purple

 
 
TriCerAroK

I hate to spread this, but I need to get it off my chest (comments,

 
 
Rad Party God

Early #ArbitraryMetalTuesday

 
 
PLANET P1SS 69

Really enjoying My Hero Also, sometimes it makes me emotional and I have no idea why

 
 
Retrofraction

This is my score from the Game On 2 for $25 was too good to pass

 
 
lokhe

Havent had a cup of coffee in three Today I got a craving of epic proportions and got one at around It is now 5am and Im still up Wtf

 
 
Electric Reaper

Well, thats the Soul Arbiters Maze of Darksiders 2 It was dull, overly repetitive, and took far too long to beat, even with Wiki help and possessed The boss was overpowered and Worse, slain enemies dont give XP, items, or

 
 
chlmera

This maybe very old news, but Im just learning the details Even though roman polanski raped a 13 year old, many of my favorite artists, including David Lynch, Wes Anderson, Scorsese, and Tarantino defend I dont understand why he is defended?

 
 
bong264

The collection just need to take out another mortage to get the last six I need :P

 
 
Boxman214

Dude in Utah tried to 9/11 his Link in

 
 
Jiraya

Dance Time !

 
 
Boxed Swine

WoW didnt crash on me today? I didnt sign up for this crap!

 
 
Hypno

Oof, I forget how fun the Relic quests are in

 
 
CaimDark Reloaded

My PS4 hard drive has become corrupted What the hell is going on? I must have been cursed or

 
 
Dangus Taargus

Im so happy to be playing Halfway through and Im starting to get a little upset that Ill never be able to experience it again for the first Also, does anyone else enjoy exploring the maps more than the combat? No? Just me?

 
 
RenaudB90

Its Monday Have a shitpost!

 
 
Mike Sounders

Alright time for a small Smash Ultimate gets a Kid Icarus villain to keep the villain/antagonist theme Does that go to Medusa, for being the original villain, or Hades, for being the big bad of the more recent Uprising?