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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 its 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, im 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 real 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...

 
 
 
 
 
 

More Action/Adventure World Screens

If you missed the first one:(( http://www.destructoid.com/blogs/HKKstudios/action-adventure-world-has-mr-destructoid-in-it-198997.phtml )) These are some screens of a certin someone, thats all I have to say The Daft Punk Robots Alongside...

 
 
 
 

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...

 
 
 
 

Action/Adventure World has Mr.Destructoid in it

I've been working on a game called Action/Adventure World for almost 3 years now. It started out as a joke but quickly became something more. I've been designing games since I was a kid, and Action/Adventure World was one of those games. I ...

 
 
 
 

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...

 
 
 
 

Quickposts

Mike Deer Fker Martin

Public service time (Youre welcome):

 
 
Pumpkin Spice Fuzunga

The story continues

 
 
Electric Reaper

Using Steams free DLC system, a developer could separate the various components and language packs of a game into separate pieces at launch, without needing separate Library A player could then download just the packs and content they -->

 
 
Czar Kazem

Bit the bullet and finally replaced my PS4, and now Im remembering how much our AV receiver hates Sony products and how much our wireless routers hate our At least I can get back to

 
 
bong264

Almost forgot to post this He looks alright all things low at a distance :P

 
 
Rad Party Gobblegobble

Im so fucking ready for Okami Cant wait to play it in 3 weeks! :D

 
 
TriPLYMOUTHroK

I wonder if id will do a Quake remake, as opposed to a Doom 2016 put id on Doom MP for I can see Bethesda giving id the greenlight to remake It would be much easier to exploit

 
 
Electric Reaper

I ripped out a hangnail and it bled out more than I In this case, that would be at I got the wound Should have used the fingernail

 
 
kevlarmonkey

Eh, I dont care what day it waifutoid

 
 
Mike Sounders

Holy fuck this This would never air today Too metal for the sensitive

 
 
Gamemaniac3434

Tonight I spent a few hours talking to limo in voice Hopefully soon enough, hell finish his labors and be able to show you the fruit of my suffering, my trial, my pain at having to endure him for an extended length of

 
 
Electric Reaper

Magical Girl Monday

 
 
SenhorLikesChurros

Good news: final college project deadline was delayed in one Got two weeks to finish it, wanna get it done until Bad news: I didnt managed to write a single line of text Goodnight, dtoid, see ya tomorrow!

 
 
Dennis Carden

Pokémon Ultra Moon’s Episode RR side-story was It may have been pure fanservice, but the remixed soundtrack was excellent, and there were some highly entertaining (and challenging, if your party is appropriately-levelled) boss

 
 
Flanx

Im interested

 
 
hLarge4

There are only two quacks I care Nick of Springfield and this handsome

 
 
Raiku Turkeyford

Sonic Boom season 2 is on Hulu Such a great

 
 
mullon

I changed my mind and bought Forza Horizon

 
 
Guerrilla

*Quacks broodingly*

 
 
Raiku Turkeyford

I am terrified and intrigued at the same #bootlegtoid

 
 
Xeo

*Sheds a tear* Song means a LOT to

 
 
Mike Sounders

NO NO NO MORE FUCKING SIDE STORIES AND NICHE STUFF GIVE ANOTHER CORE ENTRY LIKE AGE, NOT MORE

 
 
siddartha85

In the spirit of working late at home, join me in dancing

 
 
Guerrilla

Q U A C K

 
 
iam16bit

Gaming Fact of the Day: Eddie Riggs from Brutal Legend was originally modeled after Lemmy However as development went on the design of Eddie changed to resemble the characters voice actor, Jack

 
 
the navi is a lie

Brutal Legend is for free on Humble Bundle right now!! Im going to be trying it for the first

 
 
SenhorLikesChurros

Hey guys, that GameHut dude released the patch for Sonic 3D Blast Directors Cut Apparently it turns a bad game into a less-bad game, with stuff like better controls and On the spirit of #OhNoVember, Ill test it tomorrow while commuting

 
 
GetNekKid

Got tickets with the gf to see a Cree adaptation of Macbeth called Pawakan I gotta get me one of these

 
 
The Dyslexic Laywer

*Featuring Dante from Devil May Cry

 
 
homeoftheblues

TFW you want to shoot Nazis in war games but cant because your wife doesnt want to sit through it, so you just sit and

 
 
Dango

When you party too

 
 
Khalid Eternal Nigh

New Black Rebel Motorcycle Club album sounding solid so Their first 4 albums are all pretty good in different ways if you wanna single anything out to listen to try these: White Palms, Rock N Roll, Weapon of Choice, All You Do is Talk, Shade of Blue

 
 
SpielerDad

I love you Nintendo You make flying

 
 
FakePlasticTree

Oh, almost forgot! Its #MajimaMonday

 
 
Shoggoth2588

Joe Pesci should be in Dead by Just him and a baseball Maybe an intimidation

 
 
chlmera

I just dropped almost 80 bucks on organic conditioner, a jump rope, coffee, and coffee containers at whole foods ™ and i feel VERY woke

 
 
Blacker Spaniel

@Blacker Spaniel

 
 
RocketKnight

I have to say, buying Super Famicom games is usually a much better deal than SNES Just ordered Castlevania IV for Im so

 
 
Riobux

Ssshh, its okay, the recaps are

 
 
TheZeroOne

I got a Youtube community strike for having a Konosuba? The only thing in it was funny clips from the anime from Konosuba What the fuckkkk UPDATE: They overturned it but that was so

 
 
Jetfandam

Songs which get me pumped up: SIX BLACK HEAVENS GUNS!!!

 
 
SenhorLikesChurros

Bubble Bobble: Act Zero (2006, XBOX360)

 
 
On Air Feast

I somehow tore my calf muscle walking in a parade, but I made some little ones smile! Worth it? Im on the

 
 
iam16bit

Work on part 2 of the Panzer Dragoon Retrospective has Its been years since I last played Zwei but its just as good as I

 
 
Shoggoth2588

So hey my copy of Doom on Switch is acting up on me! I cant navigate menus, I cant play online but I can play through SP so long as it isnt Arcade mode or save slots 2 or Also theres this: its like this on all my profiles only

 
 
 Magus

I’m taking the I can get Skyrim VR for I think I’m gonna give it a It’ll only be the fourth time I’ve bought someone help me :(

 
 
Rico the Penguin

You ever start fapping qposts and you never seem to cap out? Apparently a few more people are following me now or Thats

 
 
chlmera

Im just a newbie, but rocket league is constantly reminding me its designed to sell you shit, which is sad and