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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

TheLimoMaker

And on cue, I fucking did it

 
 
lokhe

my 5 months old PSU blew up last Ive gotten a new one to install Fingers crossed it didnt fry any of the other

 
 
Slimybear245

Visual novely people has anybody played World End Syndrome?If so what did you think of it?Looked up a few reviews and seemed to get some good scores in on sale on eshop mad on it having romance element but if it isntall itis mayintrest

 
 
Silver the 3rd

What (if any) game do you think had the worst tacked on Im talking about dead space 2, or tomb raider levels of lazy, or spec ops levels of

 
 
Fivefinger Delta

Sometimes I wake up to Texas high school students playing a slave trade game on their black peers on Sometimes I wake up to

 
 
Vincentdante

Yay the PS3 patches are slowly

 
 
RiffRaff

So, I pulled the trigger on The Its just to interesting to pass Worst case scenario, Im out €12 (currently on Steam What are some other games with fascinating premises have you played? Lucas Pope games come immediately to mind?

 
 
Kevin Mersereau

A wild Gundy in his natural habitat

 
 
Shoggoth2588

A new OlliOlli is happening? Fantastic!

 
 
NeoTurbo

I gotta say, Ive played for a few hours and havent done that much I But Im finding The Longing legit a fascinating Maybe Ill write a cblog? I dunno, I just find this whole chill pass the time theme crazy

 
 
Whispering Willow

Praise the sun!

 
 
Sweaty Dungus

OK, I’ve seen Crash 4 That’s my review from a longtime fan of the original Piss

 
 
PhilKenSebben

One for the

 
 
Xeo

So I was What if that part of A Nightmare on Elm Street 3 where Freddy has needles for fingers is a nightmare for anti-vaxxers? This is what happens when Im

 
 
cavemanlegend

Metal Gear Solid Input! Got the hankering to do a mashup painting of the most important characters and pieces of the MGS What stands out as important other than the main Snakes? Already have Ocelot, Ninja, Raiden, Rex, Socom, Kaz, Meryl and Roy

 
 
taterchimp

Tonights plans were supposed to be playing Final Fantasy 6 in a state of retro comfort and self Instead, I spent 4 hours in the ER to keep a friend with anxiety Give and

 
 
Ricky Namara

Luigi, seen here subscribing to the Matt Gaetz School of Good

 
 
TheIntern

Last one for

 
 
Occams

Bonus in the

 
 
Steel Squirrel

Okay so I took a chance on Persona 5 Royal after bouncing off of vanilla P5 and it is significantly I cant wait to properly dig into this game The updated character models/lighting/anti-aliasing/resolution are all

 
 
TheIntern

Do it or youre a

 
 
medicamecanica

Heard if The House in Fata Morganas new Switch port gets one more 10/10 itll shoot up to Metacritics number 1 highest rated game all Should be an interesting reaction if it really happens,

 
 
Jetter Mars

think Fabio shouldve been on this

 
 
Parismio

I hope they port Drakengard 3 on pc with framerate fixes cause look, I dont wanna drop around $40-50 for those prologues before the shutdown Edit: Ah the prologue bundle is actually $30 Thats much

 
 
TheBlondeBass

you guys asked for New doodle request in the

 
 
Soulbow eh

Letterkenny has so much slow mo it puts Zack Synder to

 
 
Cathedral
 
 
NeoTurbo

Also decided to jump into The Longing First off, not a game for impatient This is very definitley a chill pass the time kinda Oh and when it says 400 days, it means in REAL So no

 
 
The Actual Charlton Heston

This one makes me bust a gut laughing:

 
 
PhilKenSebben

This one makes me chuckle every

 
 
Speeeven

Ive always liked the celebrity

 
 
mullon

Nintendo I would like to throw money at your indie sale but you make it so needlessly

 
 
hlarge4

A god damn Too

 
 
Riley1sSpook

Watched Ponyo with the SO! Lots of cute Even Miyazakis lighter stuff is top

 
 
TheBlondeBass

Got some important fan requests after sharing Marie so I drew them over lunch break today If yall have some ideas for my characters Ill never say no to some practice! Spicier one in the

 
 
TheIntern

Something at my reading maturity

 
 
Virtua Kazama

Its been a while since Ive done a Wednesday stream, the last time I played this game on stream, we were doing Well, its time for more puzzles in New Super Luckys Tale!

 
 
Startyde

#Relevant

 
 
Vesalius

This one isnt fake but I feel like it should

 
 
TheLimoMaker

Hes not even out of Hes

 
 
RiffRaff

#PaperbackParadiseToid ?! Yall are speaking my language! :)

 
 
siddartha85

Im going to jump into The Longing If its the greatest game ever made Ill see you all in 400 days in real Time for some virtual waiting!

 
 
ctg867

shit (I still have no interest in playing this tho lol)

 
 
Gajknight

For your perusal

 
 
Cathedral

Since were doing this

 
 
Lawman

GMs kind of (As if beating us to the punch will stop us from using it against you anyway)

 
 
Mamekuma

Havent played the game yet, but still a huge fan of the series! Cant wait to try it!!