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Texturing: Faking True Grit

Yep, it takes a rare breed to be a game developer. Not everyone has the unbreakable intellectual fortitude, the raw creative nerve to just sit there and try to create their own worlds. The stern determination to push through all obstacles a...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Shade's Frozenbyte Giveaway Week #?: Trine 3!

It may have been months ago since I started this series of contests, but I'm not one to forget a promise. I said that I'd give away Trine 3 when it released, and here we are. HYPE!Trine 3 has happened! Just now! Man, I can't even tell...

 
 
 
 

Let there be light!

Let there be light!   God's lucky, all he had to do is wave his tentacled arm to magically create light. We game developers have to go through our levels, methodically placing light sources and tweak numerous settings in order to ligh...

 
 
 
 

This Week in Nerd News 8/23 - 8/30

A big week for Shovel Knight, a Castlevania animated series, Civil War concept art, Turok coming back, and Mortal Kombat going away. Find out what you missed this week in Nerd News.          Welcome to This Week in...

 
 
 
 

PSA: Even fallout shelter has a corrupted save glitch

Oh Bethesda, you couldn't even make a mobile game without corrupted saves could you... If your like me and weren't aware, yes in Fallout Shelter there are corupted save files. How do I know? I have one. How do I know that? Well this mornin...

 
 
 
 

This Week in Nerd News 8/17 - 8/22

Jon Stewart, Gersberms, loads of Nintendo, and more! Tingle shows up where you least expect him, and catch the world's greatest Chatroulette!  Did you see all of this week's Nerd News? If not (or even if you did) catch up her...

 
 
 
 

This Week in Nerd News 8/10 - 8/16

  Hey! Welcome to my blog. I recently got an idea for a weekly blog series and I thought I would give it a shot. It's called This Week in Nerd News, where I round up all the geeky entertainment headlines of the past week to remin...

 
 
 
 

Ubisoft Cancels Anno 2205 Pre-Order Bonus

[Note: I've only seen 3 sites report this in spite of it being quite serious on the gaming news-o-meter, so I'm posting it here in the hopes that Destructoid covers it. And if they don't, I will *ominous facial expression*] Never. Pre. Orde...

 
 
 
 

Fatal Frame physical edition coming to Europe

Good news, everyone! Yesterday it was announced on Nintendo Europe's twitter feed that Project Zero: The Maiden of Dark Water (that's Fatal Frame to you treacherous collonials!) is getting a physical release as a special edition on 30/10. ...

 
 
 
 

Dead or Alive Festival This Weekend!

On August 1, 2015, Team Ninja will host the first ever Dead or Alive Festival at the Osaki Bright Core Hall in Tokyo, Japan. Fans and top players from around the world are celebrating the legacy of Dead or Alive series.  In attendance...

 
 
 
 

Hairbrained Schemes is bringing back BATTLETECH

Hairbrained Schemes, creators of Shadowrun Returns, Shadowrun: Dragonfall, and the upcoming Shadowrun: Hong Kong just announced their return to Kickstarter to fund BATTLETECH, based on the BattleTech setting. For those who don't know, Batt...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Chime is getting a sequel on Kickstarter!

If haven't played Chime, it was a small, downloadable musical puzzle game from years ago.  It's generally compared to Lumines, the closest thing to it.  But Chime was relaxing and trippy where Lumines was stressful and hectic. &...

 
 
 
 

In My Heart, I am a Gamer. Remembering Iwata-san

On my business card, I am a corporate president. In my mind, I am a game developer. But in my heart, I am a gamer. Satoru Iwata The gaming industry suffered a huge blow on Sunday when Nintendo president Satoru Iwata passed away at the w...

 
 
 
 

Goodbye Satoru Iwata. We'll miss you.

Tonight, instead of posting a review or something based on one of my opinions. I would like to say goodbye to a big part of my childhood, and many other's as well. Mr. Iwata produced many of the games I grew up with, games and memories I w...

 
 
 
 

New Blazblue: Central Fiction game

As much as a i like the Blazblue game i think the amount of releases it is getting is a bit mad with the amount of versions, plus several versions had dlc characters. I  have a feeling that guilty gear xrd may go the same way. &n...

 
 
 
 

God of War III: Remastered at Walmart?

Today (7/8/2015) I saw something at Walmart that I did not expect to see, God of War III: Remastered for sale. Could this be? Six days before it's launch and it could be in my hands. I knew the release date was next week, but I asked my fr...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Quickposts

Flegma

Resuming streaming Xenoblade Chronicles X post-chapter 5 at right now (latest plot advancements: Ma-nons Will delete this qpost again once Im

 
 
Jordan Devore

How goes the Animal Crossing fishing and bug hunting? Theres a ton of new critters to catch this month in the Northern A few of em look super

 
 
JuIc3

So reports are coming in that PS5 and Series X games are going to be marketed at Sours up the ol’ milk a

 
 
NeoTurbo

The dumpster near my apartment the day I moved

 
 
Gajknight

My dumpster after I throw a lighter in

 
 
Rad Party God
 
 
medicamecanica

More puritanism and censorship that left wing SJWs have to fight from Aint it

 
 
GoofierBrute

The competitive Smash community and EVO right now:

 
 
LoneMak

Enjoy the 3 day weekend folks! Be safe out Also, MHW is giving out sweet decos just for logging Especially the expert and Happy hunting!

 
 
Electric Reaper

Today, the dangerous and unconstitutional EARN IT advanced to the Senate This disgusting bill is a threat to free speech and Call your Senators soon to reject this

 
 
NeoTurbo

Decided to mess around with the Captura(aka photo) mode in Warframe Heres my favorite one so far, with some more in the comments!

 
 
bong264

Current Status:

 
 
Rico the Penguin

Imagine being a spam bot for tourism in the middle of a That has to be one of the saddest robo

 
 
Chris Bradshaw

FOLKS i have a i want this game and it will never exist

 
 
Gus TT Showbiz
 
 
Major Toms Coffee Cup

This has been my fucking jam the past few This band is great, thee oh sees out of Part of that whole new wave of psych/garage groove shit that I think has been a wonderful addition to music

 
 
Inquisitive Ravenclaw

Pedro and his friend are moving up in the world! I just really hope this is animated like the

 
 
PhilKenSebben

Some more AiC because thats all Im listening to this

 
 
taterchimp

Clone high is coming back!

 
 
Gamemaniac3434

After playing enough Dark Souls 2 SotFS edition, Ive warmed to the game more than I thought I I still have a lot of the same issues as I did with the original and the opening areas are kinda weak imo, but Im gelling with the game more this

 
 
Boxman214

Why dont all authors/directors/artists/etc understand this?

 
 
RenaudB90

The collection

 
 
homeoftheblues

Two and a half hours and I will be driving home for a three day weekend! Whoohoo! Taking Wilf to the beach this weekend being our first getaway from the kids in 10 I plan on being sore when the vacation is over, if you know what I #abouttime

 
 
medicamecanica

The July games I plan to play this month are Crosscode, Deadly premonition 2, and Ghosts of How bout yall?

 
 
dephoenix

#Striptoid

 
 
Vincentdante

Uurgh so confession I am actually looking forward to the Avengers game purely on the branding (anyone who has ever seen me comment about a comic book know whats up) and will probably pre-order I HAVE BECOME THE

 
 
taterchimp

I had a dream I was playing in a Megaman marathon for AGDQ, in a really bad Megaman outfit (like a bathrobe and a Before I got on stage to replay, I remembered that I am awful at Megaman, and it would in no way be a speed

 
 
lokhe

Finished up my randomizer Some of the key items were in extremely annoying places Before I finished I managed to find yet another illusory wall (catacombs) Ive never found before, that lead to a bonfire of all things! This game

 
 
Inquisitive Ravenclaw

So, my the back of my leg has been hurting quite a bit for a few days now, probably due to going back to Yesterday it got so bad I could barely walk on Had to call out from work In my infinite wisdom I only thought just now to ice

 
 
Mike Sounders

Didnt expect to wake up to the Smash community basically imploding but here we

 
 
RiffRaff

Question: Theres content on Hulu and Netflix USA I want to Hulu isnt available in my Can I safely put a VPN on my smart TV? Is that a bad idea? Could I even subscribe to Hulu from Europe? Google just drowns me

 
 
Inquisitive Ravenclaw

So many cool/meme remixes of Jet Set Radio music came out yesterday from SiIvaGunner! This one is more the

 
 
Flegma

Mortifoles, germivores, tectinsulas, scirpos -- all reasons why I find the world of XCX so much more interesting than the one in XC1 and XC2, although they can get Two plant mortifoles are in the picture

 
 
Parismio

Mmm I could go for some tamales

 
 
Operative20

Happy Thursday, hopefully many of you have tomorrow off for the holiday, I think we all deserve a long weekend

 
 
TheLimoMaker

Ancient Greek

 
 
Parismio

Jfc the smash community is a huge dumpster fire right

 
 
Shinkz

Aaaaaaaah Nagatoro is getting an anime!

 
 
RiffRaff

Got woke up at by a mother and 50yr old son having a heated argument about redecorating the house and getting a sex A few weeks before that Romanian prostitute slap fight and a flamboyantly gay Whats up with my corner?

 
 
Anthony Marzano

Buonanotte

 
 
Voltaic Owl

This is an important video about video

 
 
bong264

Did they ever make a good Superman game?

 
 
Mike Sounders

I am absolutely drained, and today was a holiday! Hope everyone had a good

 
 
RolanberryPrins

I would just like to have a moment of appreciation for our boy, Mystery Vertigo Weirdness has knocked me on my ass this week and Frosty has gone over the moon to help me feel Hes not only a nice butt and a pretty face but a beautiful soul

 
 
RenaudB90

So long, Nice art but the tutorial sucks, the UI is jank and the gacha rates are

 
 
triggerpigking

Drew a cute lil Might color it

 
 
JohnSmith123

Previews for the PC port of Death Stranding are looking real fine performance Being able to hit [email protected] with any RTX 20-series card is

 
 
Hakkurei

I dont blame

 
 
Rasori

Thats Voltron: Legendary Defender all wrapped It had its highs and lows as all things do, but its a damn good Ill leave some of my Season 8 spoiler thoughts in the comments, but for the series overall, I recommend

 
 
streetmagik3

FYI, Fangamer, which I found through an article here (thanks by the way) about the flip grip--a switch must have for shmups Anyway, they have some games that are stupid expensive anywhere Ill explain more Pic is a clue