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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...

 
 
 
 
 
 

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bong264

BEHOLD! A banner painted by timmy, age In the future in probably just gonna print something Now I can get to work on the rest of the Grudgebringer

 
 
Hypno

what if your balls could write poetry

 
 
Virtua Kazama

Its been months since I played Splatoon 2 after the final Splatfest ended months Lets get back into Going live with Splatoon 2!

 
 
EricWeichhart

Something we enjoyed at Twitch

 
 
Dinosir

Bought me one of Dem psvrs for a Down side is the previous owner mustve used it as an ashtray because it After fumigating it with rubbing alcohol its now The foam part was easy but the rubber part is a pain to rid of the smell

 
 
taterchimp
 
 
Soulbow

#ThiccThursday

 
 
CaimDark Reloaded

At last Ive done my gamer duty and played Half-Life 1, or rather Black I doubt it will be my GOTY of even my GOTM, but back in 1998, when FPSs were still Doom clones, its obvious how it became such a Wish Id played it back

 
 
NeoTurbo

Just got all 4 of my wisdom teeth Excuse me while I lie down and deal with this bloody mouth for

 
 
Kerrik52

All right, beating Tales of Innocence and grinding in KH3 put me out of JRPGs for a little bit, so its high time I gave Namcos furball in a hat a

 
 
Boxman214

I asked Torch what the most easily accessible and enjoyable mech anime Several people answered, which was nice! However, you were all The correct answer was The Vision of

 
 
Shoggoth2588

OH Snap, Steam Sale because of Lunar New Year! Gonna get myself Human Revolution for the third

 
 
Voltaic Owl

Im still playing Super Mario Odyssey and hearing Jump Up Superstar is already making me That thing is gonna hit hard in about ten

 
 
Flanx

Nice animals, I love Hope holiday time was good for you all, you better all be fat

 
 
ZinoHunter

Hi Long time lurker, first time Ive been browsing since ⁓2017 on my lunch breaks at work, but never jumped in and made an I thought it was about time I rectified that and said Gundam, rhythm, and fighting games are my jam!

 
 
ooktar

Steam rarely ever recommends anything worthwhile but when it does its pretty Sky Racket is a Jam and a half and is incredibly If you love Arcade Shmups and/or Brick Breaker Games then check this

 
 
Osc

Then I saw her Now Im a

 
 
dephoenix

#Wholesometoid

 
 
Destructoids Very Own Ein

#selfietoid I was messing with some hair gel called gorilla snot and my receding hairline really makes me feel like Im my actual

 
 
Churros89

This is fine

 
 
indigit4l

Thou shalt commit adultery Yeah, so there really is a Wicked

 
 
Hypno

Meet Peepo, the $3000 ferret! I forget if I thanked everyone who donated to his initial surgery, but every penny was helpful and after two surgeries, 3 removed teeth, and a sanded jawbone, Peepo the 10 month old Ferret is in prime health!

 
 
Neronium

Never read a statement about loan repayment when you are half Puts you in defcon mode instantly and makes you not see that you dont start repayment until next

 
 
Boxman214

Finished several hours of my life that Ill never get

 
 
EricWeichhart

Actual screenshot of the cancelled Sonic Boom x Persona 5 collaboration before it was moved to Sonic

 
 
Shoggoth2588

If you can properly pronounce llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch, do they let you live there rent free for a bit? Asking for a

 
 
Churros89

Hot take: Hunting Horns are just slower altruistic Insect Glaives

 
 
Sam van der Meer

George and Jane swoop in from the #GravitationallyChallengedPetToid

 
 
Hypno

GeT yOuR w h o l e s a l e pRe USED conDOMS :)

 
 
Major Toms Coffee Cup

#PetToid 🤩😍

 
 
RiffRaff

Was having a nice long poop thinking that the next Horizon ZD is going to be something real interesting if only for all the work and things Guerilla learned from working on Death Thinking like rebuilding its world like the online in

 
 
Dangus Taargus

Margaux and

 
 
TheLimoMaker

Delays are Except for Doom is

 
 
Dennis Carden

#PetToid, huh? Here’s Bumpy! He’s 14 years old, and he’s a bit of a He’s also a huge But he’s He’s a good cat, despite how murdery he

 
 
RiffRaff

I pop into Dtoid and notice a massive #Petoid :D Consider all your marvelous furry friends Awwwwwwww-ed! Heres my precious Freyja!

 
 
Parismio

Just turned on my PS4 to Garou getting an It got rollback netcode! Well now, are max doods words reaching out to fighting game devs after all?

 
 
Fuzunga

Trailer for Triggers new furry anime directed by Yoh

 
 
Parismio

This is an

 
 
Uncle Arena Fighter

This was made for someone on Merry belated Christmas, ya filthy

 
 
ScionVyse

Here is my She decided she wanted to sit inside a KFC

 
 
CoruptAI125

Man, the final cutscene of Dragon Ball Z Kakarot is I havent laughed so hard in Not only is it a bunch of frozen faces with hilarious poses, they also for some reason used the kid Dende Good

 
 
indigit4l

Btw, thanks for the help with Bloodstained the other All those hints were Ill put what I missed in I just hate looking up stuff online in regards to where to go to

 
 
bong264

Got a couple of boyz done to fill out that regiment I did in Now to make the decision to add another regiment this

 
 
Kirbykrumper1

At the part of Final Fantasy VIII where it turns out the orphanage was secretly controlled by an alien goblin who lives inside a technodome in the This part of the plot was not alluded to prior to the moment; it feels like a fucking Lynch scene

 
 
Seymour

Well, when you put it like

 
 
taterchimp

I really hope Daniel Craig signs on for another 2 move movies as Benoit Blanc so that we can get the movie we truly Detective goes to Cincinnati tracking the murder of a Knives Out 4: Harambe

 
 
ScionVyse

Been editing with Davinci Resolve for my next Everything is good, except any mp3 files are turned into static garbage when exporting to Pro Tools for So unless I find a workaround, Ill have to convert everything to wav G R E A

 
 
triggerpigking

Drew May today, Gen 3 was my main Pokemon jam back in the

 
 
Vesalius

We still doing #pettoid?

 
 
Neronium

Just as a warning to those who care: Kingdom Hearts Re: Mind stuff is starting to appear in droves on YouTube at the Saw a couple of videos that had ending in their title, so be