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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

ShadeOfLight

Over the past two or three months, Ive replayed every single Ace Attorney game, including Investigations 1, the fan translation for 2, and I just finished Layton Im all set and ready to go for The Great Ace Bring me those

 
 
ChronoLynxx

Ive beaten this game so many times and yet after all these years, Bevelle Temple Cloister of Trials is still such a pain in the ass for me without a What are some of your least favorite puzzles in games that gave you the most trouble?

 
 
SlimeyBearXXL979990

Test 2 to 3 to the 4 to the 5

 
 
Boxed Swine

I just accidentally flushed the toilet In sorry Whales, Im fuckn sorry!

 
 
Shoggoth2588

I made onigiri last Ive tried making it a few times before but this was the first time it held together while I ate I stuffed it with tuna, it turned out really

 
 
Lex

After watching Master of the Universe yesterday and getting a good nights sleep Im finally ready to rate Its okay at I liked some things but the writing was Many things just didnt make sense to Mer-Man part, Im looking at

 
 
taterchimp

So Ive got this new anime plot

 
 
PhilKenSebben

Im fucking hyped for this, tho only two people might care Love the c-list villian packs theyve done (tho Kang aint exactly a deep cut anymore eh?), and it hits with 9 modular sets (Encounters you can add to any villian fight), and new difficulties

 
 
Exber

There was a recent birthday over here of an user by the username of Charlton Heston, and in one of those posts this movie popped Watching this in college seven years ago surprised Watching this now as movie buff still feels Timeless

 
 
Flegma

I feel like Im making a shareware game split into episodes, with the first one free to Left, picture from episode Right, picture from episode Episode 3, no gfx done Yes, Im running out of space in

 
 
Slimybear245

Test,testing 1,2,3, testing

 
 
PhilKenSebben

#Striptoid

 
 
TicklefistCP

Ive made a tier Its very official and very

 
 
indigit4l

Zaila Hadnt seen this side of Genius 14 year

 
 
Shoggoth2588

I think I need to replace my 3DS At least it waited until I got to the end of my current Metroid playthrough to start acting Also, somehow, I made it past Not-Nito in DS3 without the Where the Hell is Crystal NVM CS Ded lol

 
 
Boxman214

Damn D&D was wild Hostage exchange turned into a big battle (was very afraid Id kill all my players) and a plot twist or So much fun!

 
 
Tricerapops

Fuck you too, sound of Gotta love it when a movie just stops instead of

 
 
bong264

Current Status:

 
 
indigit4l

Little brownie Am And me and my friend and me and myself and Irene

 
 
Riley1sSpook

MHA would be so much shorter if Snipe had just finished the job back at

 
 
Sharukurusu

I had to record myself giving a speech for my communications class and all I could think was, Wow, Im Like, I really am that weird monotone voiced

 
 
The Whore of Babylon

Skyward Sword is the horniest Zelda

 
 
Exber

Improving upon perfection is Beating Persona 4 Golden was one of those things in life Ive always wanted to do and now that Ive done it, Im beary

 
 
streetmagik3

Just thought Id throw this out there, but if you buy used Switch games, always try to get the free gold points, for the physical Digital games automatically give them, but Im always surprised when I get the points missed by the previous owner

 
 
Osc

They like their #Caturday

 
 
taterchimp

Alcohol + a ghost chicken + a reaper chicken means I have the worst kind of fire gut So I decided to watch Evangelion for the first Picture

 
 
Parismio

I really hope a hate train isnt going to happen online with He-Man like with I only know a little of whats going on with Kevin Smiths twitter due to a comment in Willows post and I think ppl should give it a watch before judging I liked it

 
 
Occams

We bought carpet today for the new Adult purchases are You’re proud and happy but the price makes your butthole tighten It’s really fucking soft carpet Squish between you toes likes you’re on ecstasy kind of

 
 
Dr Mel

We were out of the house and our dog was alone for probably a bit longer than she had been for before AND our neighbor was shooting off noisy fireworks = dog diarrhea pooped all

 
 
Boxman214

The internet scares me and I could never be a public personality on The below video is a shitty situation about gamers who are so mad that someone liked The Last of Us 2, that they sent fake death threats to THEMSELVES to try to punish

 
 
Zalno

Currently writing music for the first time in literal years at the request of a Trying to remember all my music theory knowledge and create a synthwave track (which Ive never done before) in the span of a week

 
 
Punished Nietzsche

i never played the DLCs for Resident Evil Did i miss something good? because i was kinda lost at the end of Anyway, it was a great game, my favorite since Resi

 
 
taterchimp

If I have 2x8 RAM in my computer and I want to expand to 4x8 (and I have the slots to do so) do I just need same size and speed?

 
 
BNix
 
 
Tricerapops

Damn I love Link Between

 
 
indigit4l

Every phone call for last 10 days is something I dont work Broken desktop monitors, Ms Surface hardware Niche Hard not to just So Im on my couch all day listening to my old radio

 
 
Kerrik52

Ever wanted to go from 0 to 99 insight in 24 minutes and 38 seconds using Super Mario 64? Then Ive got you Now excuse me while I AAAAAAGHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHGG!!!!

 
 
Mamekuma

Tonight were going uncharacteristically competitive with Pokémon Unite @ 7:30PM ET! If things dont go well, perhaps well swap to Oblivion or retro I hope to see you there!! I main Gengar btw >:D

 
 
bong264

No Beast Snaggas box for me :T So instead enjoy this slice of retro all the way back from

 
 
PhilKenSebben

I also pose this question (in comments) to yall:

 
 
Flegma

Well, I made the mistake of using just one emulator for developing my The page swapping works there, but not on two other I might now fail to get the game finished in time, since even half of the content isnt done

 
 
Narwhalnut

Something a little bit laid back this Here are some quick sketches from all the way back in 2019! Enjoy the little doodles and color palette notes!

 
 
ctg867

DF just dropped Alexs tech focus on GI, and its Great job of simplying a complex topic while adding depth for techies familiar w/ Also a great argument for why ray tracing will streamline a lot of Highly recommend checking it

 
 
Kerrik52

The process of overwriting the memories of my failed playthrough of FF7 with this new one has been The modded translation, backgrounds and character models really puts it in the best possible light while retaining the

 
 
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RiffRaff

Looks like Sony themselves have accidentally leaked the August PS+ Tennis is at least kinda maybe a little bit un poquito interesting to Hopefully Sept has a decent game or

 
 
Gamemaniac3434

Because I am weak and its directly aimed at me, I broke and put down a deposit for a steam Guess well see where Im at when its ready to ship

 
 
Dreggsao

That discord link on the front page needs some updating it