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Did LulzSec Leak Your Data?

While we could all argue between the righteousness and asshatery of what LulzSec, an off-shooting branch of Anonymous, has been up to lately, I think if there is one lesson to take away from recent events is that we should all be very, ve...

 
 
 
 

Introductions and Shenanigans

I guess it's time to get my writing hobby off the ground. I'm surprisingly well versed in writing, but I don't often spend time actually doing it. So I guess that means I need to introduce myself and what I'll be doing here. My name is J...

 
 
 
 

CaptainBus: The helmet comes off.

Hey guys! It's a big superhero reveal! Just like all great superheroes, I have my alter ego. The catch is that I'm not quite as mild mannered, and I am now revealing my true form as I am now officially Destructoid staff. Oh yes! What doe...

 
 
 
 

Phone Lime

I'm going to try to do this thing where I write e-mails to my friends in an attempt to have more meaningful exchanges with people I know and care about but do not have much occasion to speak with. This would be instead of sort of casually ...

 
 
 
 

Redakai: Conquer the Kairu Review + Contest Winner

Yesterday saw the national launch of a new CCG called Redakai. Flashy, Gimmicky, and expensive, how does it stack up in the market as a whole? Ultimately, it depends on the type of gamer. So sit back, relax, and read up on the latest CCG...

 
 
 
 

Pretty Fly (For a Kaz Hirai)

Let me preface this by saying I DO NOT have "BIAS" against Sony. This parody song just came from a weird idea while working, and how Sony hasn't had the best image as of late. Kaz Hirai fit really well in the song title, and I just went f...

 
 
 
 

I'm writing books

Plural there. Up, Down, Left, Right - Volume Two The sequel to Volume One, naturally, that was mostly experimental. I had no idea what sort of response I'd get and it was slow at first. Over the months it has gathered views and interest c...

 
 
 
 

Hi boys and girls

I've been stalking dtoid since 2008 I believe, I first met the site thanks to the hilarious HAWP series. Since I noticed I spent more and more time entering this site, I decided to make an account today. Nice to meet ya! Hope we can get alo...

 
 
 
 

Conversion of a Board Gamer

As I finished cleaning up and making space for a third board game shelf, I had to look back. Less than two years ago, all I knew of board games was Monopoly sucked, Stratego was win, and Sorry was (and still is) among my favorite games. ...

 
 
 
 

RE: Absence

Pretty short explanation: Exams are heating up for me, will still post here every week or so. Maybe hop on over to my Flixist blog as usually every other week something will go up there. Sorry about the whole 'no game critique corner' thin...

 
 
 
 

Happy Birthday Funktastic!?

Well you know tonight is the birthday of the crazy game collector dude. As you know, he just reach a milestone in game collecting. Funk just reach to his 1500 game. Even though Funk has everything, Kingdom Hearts Soundtrack makes great p...

 
 
 
 

Custom Corner - Avatar Takeover

Greetings kids, it's been awhile, but don't for one second think that means I've been resting on my laurels, whatever those are. Instead I've been super busy pushing out custom orders and that means I have a few goodies to share with you to...

 
 
 
 

Let's Talk Turkey (dumb name) (NVGR) (pic heavy)

I left the country for about a week and a half in April. I was visiting Turkey with my parents. It was a wonderful trip, and I saw some amazing stuff. My trips: let me show you them. In honor of the esteemed Dr. Feynman, whose book I had ju...

 
 
 
 

TAPIR

A tapir is a large browsing mammal, similar in shape to a pig, with a short, prehensile snout. Tapirs inhabit jungle and forest regions of South America, Central America, and Southeast Asia. There are four species of Tapirs: the Brazilian...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Airport Road Presents: The Woods III

THE GOVERNMENT HAS LIED TO YOU. DRAGONBEARS EXIST AND THIS VIDEO IS PROOF OF THE CONSPIRACY. THEY LIKE NUTS. FOR MORE INFORMATION SUBSCRIBE TO AIRPORT ROAD: THE PODCAST AND VISIT OUR WEBSITE!!! PS: Scribblenauts short hopefully shootin...

 
 
 
 
 
 

(NVGR) Thoughts of Death

When it comes to media, I try to be as objective as possible. Obviously I�ll berate something if I dislike it or cheer when I�m captivated by something, but I usually go into things with an open mind. It pains me when television shows lac...

 
 
 
 

What's an Intro?

So the voice inside my head that I use to personify my thoughts has been bugging me to do this, but I went against it. I figured other people were introducing themselves and I didn�t want to be a jerk and fill the blogs with intro posts. I ...

 
 
 
 

Getting into comics

So you've recently went and seen Thor, Iron man 2, or Spider man. You thought they were pretty good, so you've picked up their latest game. But, that sucked, so you start thinking about the comics. You nervously stumble into your local comi...

 
 
 
 

Destructoid is in my thesis!

Super thanks to you guys! Just thought I'd share something with you guys. As you probably have heard, I filed my thesis yesterday. Well, in the acknowledgements I made sure to give thanks where it is due: "I must spend some time thanking...

 
 
 
 

Deadpool took my virginity, advice needed (NVGR)

I bet it happened so much sooner for most of you guys, I know that most people lose it when they are teenagers, trying to experiment with new ways of pleasures. But here I am now 20 years old and afterwards I�m thinking, why didn�t I do thi...

 
 
 
 

A Yarn of Sorts, from the 10th of May

As I sip on this warm sake, a yarn I will weave. A tale of epic proportions; when the trolls invaded and the blogs were thought dead. All hope was thought lost, courageous and kind blogs falling to the depths of forgetfulness and woe. At th...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Rad Albums for the Rad Person In You!

I've been listening to a lot of music as of late. I've also been paying membership for Giant Bomb and not really using it to it's fullest other than HD Persona 4 Endurance Run and the like so I decided to talk about some musics. Let's get ...

 
 
 
 

Quickposts

medicamecanica

I havent had as much time for games lately, but if youre on the new Nier gacha and want to help me grind for sexy robots on the bus to work you can add me at: 336042524519

 
 
SlimeyBearXXL979990

Never heard of this game but it seems pretty good, only thing that would turn me off is if you drop souls/expreience on death and have to pick them just find that a pointless mechanic that makes it more akward to leave a game when you want/need

 
 
ThisIsMyBoomstick

Had a Xmas in July thing for work at a I ordered the Katsu Sandwich it was

 
 
TheLimoMaker

Really great video for all you geographic/architecture nerds out there explaining why we Londoners complain about the heat so A large city retains heat, the underground traps heat, our homes trap There is no

 
 
Gajknight

#CurrentStatus

 
 
ShadeOfLight

Im loving the writing in Great Ace Attorney already, even just in the first Several giggle-out-loud moments already, most of them related to Ryunosuke being a bundle of nerves in his first He even has an animation for a wimpy desk

 
 
Shoggoth2588

used to have infinite On the plus side I knocked out time trials and intense training in Episode Just need to take out the Kaiser

 
 
Lord Spencer

Weekly Update, here are the games I am currently I am going to review those within brackets once completed: - -Ys VIII(Switch) -Hollow Knight (Switch) -Persona 5 R (PS4) -Monster Hunter Rise (Switch)

 
 
SpikeyWiggedHero

The thing about Stray is that the concept of playing a cat inside any big city setting wouldve been But then they went and made it a futuristic, cyberpunk-esque sci-fi dystopia because I guess they really, really wanted to get my

 
 
NeoTurbo

Pixar DOES know how to craft a fine (Im looking at you

 
 
hlarge4

Watching Roccos Modern Suddenly, all I can see is Heffer being an orange pumpkin like mass wrapped Anyone else see something specific about a character design that broke it?

 
 
Whispering Willow

Got my hands on some more FF TGC Opus V seems to have FFXIV ARR, FFT, FFTA2, FFXII, Type-0 and FFXIII I mean, Lighting was on the packs, so I like my shiny Chibi Vayne

 
 
PatBateman17

Watching Point Break (1991) for the first time and enjoying some Bonchon Pretty decent Also started Returnal and it’s pretty cool, but man would I be pissed if it crashed on me during a

 
 
taterchimp

I HAVE A DATE IN 3 MONTHS BEFORE WATCHING A MONGOLIAN METAL CONCERT WOOOOOO

 
 
kevlarmonkey

Scored a Playdate 21 preorder yesterday, and I have to admit it has me a bit more excited than any other system out Hope you got one too if thats your jam

 
 
Osc

Chill edm song for the chill Has the same vibe as one of the downtempo daft punk songs from Interstella #musictoid | Don Diablo, Galantis - Tears For Later

 
 
taterchimp

Asking the important Also, Im Est bon

 
 
Czar Kazem

yo ghost dog fuckin rules

 
 
cockaroach

If any one is starving for new, modern hip hop, i just went into a vein of sorts on Im gonna recommend the songs i just recently in comment

 
 
TheBlondeBass

With 8 billion people around the globe, theres gotta be at least one out there whos smooched a bee

 
 
Punished Nietzsche

ive seen middle life changes, but this man is NOT the one he sold in the

 
 
Mamekuma

I didnt anticipate doing Pokémon UNITE twice in a row on stream, but since yesterday was cancelled and I already had this planned, well, join me and the full party of boys tonight @ 7:30PM ET for some RANKED matches!

 
 
Damien Quicksilver

Classic fav for tonight’s Some vaguely related and unrelated comments to

 
 
hlarge4

Bro, final Smash character How dope would this be?

 
 
The Whore of Babylon

The Song of the Hero quest in Skyward Sword feels like it should be side quest Surprising how recycled the last 3rd of the game

 
 
TheLimoMaker

Kind of want to give Skyward Sword another try with the recent Im feeling forgiving and like games/franchises I dislike (Dead Space/MH/SS/Dragon Quest) deserve a second

 
 
Inquisitive Raven

We all know whats in the box, so Ill get to the point this N O S T A L G I A !

 
 
streetmagik3

Latest Apparently I just buy anything now, Clubhouse games should have been in my collection a long time Excellent assortment of mini games! Shovel Knight, I have on Playstation, but its too good to pass up, for a good deal on

 
 
Goemar

Infinity War is a much better film than End

 
 
Neronium

Its amazing how having a front door to the library again seems to have attracted the problem The moment the door got fixed and we stopped using the alternate entrance is when they all started showing up

 
 
Gajknight

#CurrentStatus

 
 
Derpunkel

Its that time of the month again!

 
 
TheLimoMaker

My friend gifted me Monster Hunter Current

 
 
eastyy

Wanderlust: Transsiberian free on

 
 
Fuzunga

Officially crossing “good soundtrack” off my Halo Infinite

 
 
RiffRaff

So, That Bo Burnham special its something you should watch and he deserves some kind of accolade for its certainly a thing you can and feel maybe maybe

 
 
TurboKill

Early Halo Infinite impressions: Fun! Looks Clearly still in development, but Im getting good performance on my Might test on my desktop This game might spark new discussion on KB and Mouse vs Gamepad cross

 
 
SlimeyBearXXL979990

Never heard of UltraKill before and not really a Doom FPS fan but after looking at it a bit it seems like it could be pretty got a fast slide move kinda Vanquish style but you dont slow down time,a Devil May Cry combo rating and blood explosins

 
 
Neronium

Its taken me literal years, and a lot of technology, but Ive finally got Klonoa 2: Lunateas Veil working without any cutouts from signal to my capture All it took was FreeMcBoot, a PS2 HDD expansion, and a RetroTink Im just happy it

 
 
hlarge4

I just had a patient wearing a shirt with the Fallout guy on The technologist assisting asked if that was the boy from the The patient (older) said yes without

 
 
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NeoTurbo

My province

 
 
ChronoLynxx

Happy Friday Dtoid! Hope everyone has a great weekend :) This weeks TGIF is up over in the blogs! Come say hi and let us know how your week went along with all your weekend

 
 
Jetter Mars

Is this the face of true love?

 
 
Jetter Mars

Is this the face of true love?

 
 
TheLimoMaker

Suicide Squad (2021) is a fucking Its been a while (Endgame) since a superhero film has had me grinning ear to ear so I actually cared when characters died Amazing what happens when you make them