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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...

 
 
 
 

quickpost AMA go

Hey yall, We just launched a new quickpost feature. We didn't bother doing any planning or invoking any forethought, so the feature may be a little messy for now. If you have any questions about it, feel free to ask me in comments here. Mot...

 
 
 
 

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

dephoenix

If a portal to another world suddenly appeared before you, would you step through it?

 
 
indigit4l

No customers today :( I played a few games but kinda hard to start anything w/ Outer Worlds a couple days Rewatching last 2 seasons of Breaking Bad, only seen them Saw the first three seasons 3 times, but somewhat forget the

 
 
bong264

Current Status:

 
 
triggerpigking

Linktober 22 prompt was Ok I drew koroks earlier but I really wanted to draw Saria today and shes kinda a Korok

 
 
TysonOfTime

Ring-Fit Adventure is a huge step up over Fitness Feels nice to get fuller feeling workouts from it, but man this mightve challenged me even back in my Track Its tough but rewarding honestly

 
 
LoneManiak

Before the hunt!!

 
 
able to think

I just ate an entire medium I am immensely disappointed with

 
 
Adzuken

Its getting close to Halloween and Im on a Ghostbusters Its the perfect time to review Ghostbusters: The Video Game

 
 
Slimybear245v20

Well my dads mother is on her death bed been given at most 24-48 hours left to Its going to be really hard on my Losing his dog of 18 years other stuff and now She has dementia so she really isnt fully there we all have been expectingit

 
 
taterchimp

The build a joke game in the newest Jackbox was the star of the game to

 
 
Gajknight

#Spooktober #Edgetober #TorchWantsToFuckMinions

 
 
FakePlasticTree

Oh it is finally happening

 
 
TheLimoMaker

Been rewatching Haunting of Hill House for spooky Episode 6 is a masterpiece with some of the best usage of long takes in Also this time round I cried like a baby at the ending, given Id seen my own siblings

 
 
Kerrik52

Playing RE7 for the first time while using the DS4s headphone jack is both my best and worst decision as of

 
 
GoofierBrute

Hey guys, so remember earlier when I asked for cash earlier last week to help with funeral expenses? Well, my sister set up a GoFundMe to help Link is in the

 
 
dephoenix

Man I hope Capcom makes a Monster Hunter Stories Love that

 
 
Gamemaniac3434

Been rather enjoying Ancient Wines by Patrick I rather like history and seeing wine develop in tandem with different civilizations rises and falls is pretty

 
 
ScionVyse

Video production update: Oh no

 
 
TheLimoMaker

Ive now seen Joker nine times (different friends and family wanted to see it on different days) and my opinion and insight changes every I dont think its perfect, but like all good cinema it leaves an impression, whether that be good or

 
 
DeScruff

I started having this weird Disqus issue with cant sign into disqus comment section while signed into Anyone know what could be up with that?

 
 
Shoggoth2588

Oh Snap, I won the Anime-Girl Bullet-Hell dealy! Thanks Wes!!

 
 
Boxman214

This is a really interesting discussion of what to do when youre harrassed by a twitter I had no idea Lindsay had gone through this to such a

 
 
Michformer

My take on the 🇨🇦 election: Happy that the Libs kept the Tories at bay despite the minority govt Sad that the BQ tripled their seat No place for tribalistic nationalism in Least Berniers May the NDP and Libs get

 
 
Jetter Mars

#ArbitraryMetalTuesday I wish there was a new Data East arcade collection)

 
 
Spooky RiffRaff

Phoenix > Romero > Nicholson > Ledger > All excellent Jokers and I see no wrong order to any best Joker list unless you include that putrid medical waste dumpster fire Leto Joker in What are your picks?

 
 
medicamecanica

Ring fit adventure seems great if youre into the I put it on silent mode so its all squats instead of running and that kicked my

 
 
Dr Mel

Man, we just got a button for this now? Whew, it was looking a lot like I had to be an adult there for a

 
 
Destructoids Very Own Ein
 
 
Anthony Marzano

Finished dead last in Tetris 99 for the first AMA!

 
 
Boxman214

This is really And I must say that this John Simon person is a colossal butt

 
 
Pixie The Fairy

Some typecast dark knights as I prefer to be referred to as a brinkbaroness or vergeduchess, possibly accepting brimdame or

 
 
Dere

I need The Outer Worlds in my veins right now

 
 
NeoTurbo

Wait so theres an official dtoid discord now? Can someone link me that?

 
 
PhilKenSebben

Cnut gonna lie, I want to read this Thats a damn wild No

 
 
Spooky RiffRaff

Good morning!

 
 
TriSCAREapops

All has been made right

 
 
bong264

I know Im like 3 years late to the party but I finally played through dark souls 3! What was the general opinion on this again? I liked it but bloodborne is still my favorite of the Bazuso can finally retire

 
 
Parismio

My disqus account seems to be logged out when I check the When I check the disqus website itself, Im logged Ive tried logging in and Maybe its because I changed my username? ah, Ill deal with it

 
 
Electric Reaper

Breaking reality and biology to end world hunger? Seems

 
 
Shoggoth2588

Cavalry charge, on the hull of a Star Destroyer, among a fleet of them, in flight, while riding goat-horses, possibly in Pretty sure I saw The Ghost, and The Outsider in the trailer

 
 
Cloudman Sam

Anyone here heard about Encased? If youre wondering what a modern classic Fallout would probably look like, well here ya Its still in early access, but it has

 
 
kevlarmonkey

Live by this

 
 
Gamemaniac3434

Streaming some Feel free to join me if so Image

 
 
triggerpigking

Linktober sketch 21 Wanted to draw something a bit more obscure so heres the composer brothers from ocarina of

 
 
Catrin de la Fiesta

The speedrun category to end all speedruns, how fast can someone get a virtual Italian plumber to strip?

 
 
triggerpigking

Patreon request of Razmi from Indivisible!, tbh im gonna get round to doing a full piece of her sooner or later anyway, shes the best and I love ❤️

 
 
Virtua Kazama

Join me on the 6th session of Shovel Knight Treasure Trove: Plague of NOW WITH LESS DROPPED FRAMES!

 
 
rozllek

MTG fans what are your thoughts on Wizards announcing Pioneer?

 
 
Punished Nietzsche

Okay, so remember last time when i said i wasnt gripped by Danganronpa V3? now it got me by the BALLS! I only hope it continues like this, since im only on chapter Gonta Best