dark        

Community Blogs

 

Gaming Laptops

I will very soon be at the time in my life where me and my trusty old xbox 360 will have to part ways. We've had a good run, lots of laughs and memories, but I will be going to college in the fall, and will more than likely need to leave th...

 
 
 
 
 
 

An ARGumentative Take on Portal 2's Launch Event

In response to http://www.destructoid.com/valve-fans-whine-and-cry-about-portal-2-like-idiots-199220.phtml Here's my ARGumentative Essay take on all this for no one to read: Is there some weight to the complaints regarding the ARG? YES....

 
 
 
 

The units of Gods vs Humans

Hello everyone, Today we decided to explain to you the gameplay of the strategy game Gods vs Humans. We introduce you to the various types of characters included in the universe of our game: Gods vs Humans for WiiWare and PC. The software...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Let Us Make Beautiful Post-Apocalyptic Music Together

I am, like many others, a musical omnivore. I like most kinds of music, if they follow two guidelines: if there are lyrics I want to be able to hear them, and if I can't the music shouldn't be chaotic and irregular (these being the two pri...

 
 
 
 

I am coo-coo for Minecraft puffs!

I have been incredibly busy for the second week in a row now (hence last week's blog), thus preventing me from writing another post. So, I may just stick to dedicated Sunday evening posts with a few random ones trickled in for good measure....

 
 
 
 
 
 

Terraforming the PC Landscape

This weekend I played primarily PC games in my free time, and I couldn't remember the last time I had done so without it being an MMO. I love PC games, for a while they were the only games I would ever play. Growing up on Diablo and Team F...

 
 
 
 

Keyboard Controls And You!

The following is part rant, part info-graphic, all for fun. We as gamers know that there's many things that can very quickly make or break a game. For some it's graphics, others it's the quality of sound and sometimes it's the core mechani...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Minecraft?

It is been an incredibly busy week. A protest/riot on campus Tuesday, a group of religious persecutors from Tuesday still hounding around on Wednesday, and today, well, I got slammed with a paper on a 300-page scientific theory novel due Mo...

 
 
 
 

Torchlight, the diamond in the rough.

What image is brought to mind when you hear the name Torchlight ? The first time I heard the name I thought to myself Oh no, another budget RPG that's going to fail.. I could not have been more wrong. Torchlight is many things and one...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Cataclysm, the double edged sword.

WoW Cataclysm, the newest instalment from Blizzard to the WoW series. Cataclysm has received a lot of mixed responses from "Wooh this is awesome !!!!!!" to "This is shit they nerfed it way too much.". Both of these statements are true but ...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Greetings my fellow MMOers

A few months back my amigo told me about this awsome site and I have come to love the gaming news, videos, and reviews and have finally decieded to join the forums. Hmm lets see something about me, I own a 360 with an up to date library of ...

 
 
 
 

EverQuest TLP - Ding 50!!

Although you may not have been following my grind on the new EverQuest TLP server, over the past few days I have been pulling ever closer to the Classic level cap of 50. For those of you that have played EQ, or any old school MMO in gener...

 
 
 
 

Pretty Epic Adventures Live - Grind to 50!

I am on the last leg of my ridiculously long grind to level 50 on the recently released EverQuest TLP (Time-Locked Progression) server, Fippy Darkpaw. I am going to try to push through the final 35% left in level 49, hopefully hitting 50 b...

 
 
 
 

APB: Reloaded. There's new info.

Last week I wrote about the new APB:Reloaded beta starting up. Well, it's one week later, and they let 10,000 people in with the first wave. First concession was letting in players what had participated somehow with the original APB. I kno...

 
 
 
 

Minecraft

Okaaaaay, so, after Usurer's temp server went down, I got pretty depressed, so in depression, I created a (small) temp server with a few friends, but turns out neither of them play often enough so it's kind like playing single player, wit...

 
 
 
 

COMBAT ARMS

I love to play this online FPS MMO game called Combat Arms.Im prety sure that some of you reconize this name...probly more that i said that it is a FPS MMO.well,the game has LOTS AND LOTS AND LOTS-O-WEAPONS.ak,ak 47,spaz 12,RPG7,pp19,scorpi...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Crysis 2 Graphics Don't Impress

I downloaded the demo through Steam and was excited to play Crysis 2. I get on and crank everything as high as the game will allow. I stayed steady at 60fps with V-Sync on. WHAT THE HELL? Why didn't my PC cry out for help? Why didn't my wal...

 
 
 
 

Quickposts

Fivefinger Delta

#Wristtoid

 
 
Electric Reaper

I hear this song occasionally on the radio, Ive misunderstood the lyrics, and even with a website telling me what the lyrics are, I have no idea what the hell this song is

 
 
CaimDark Reloaded

I hereby order Scarlet Johanson to have sex with

 
 
Dere

#wristtoid

 
 
Tohsaka

So Doom a WAD (well, 2 WADs and a DEH) that works on Doom 2 on that is modern day Kinda Kinda

 
 
Gajknight

Been saving up for a very, very long time but I finally took the Got my grail I can now die That is, until the next grail watch comes #AmericanPsychoDayDate

 
 
taterchimp

What is the best use of techno/dubstep in a games soundtrack?

 
 
PhilKenSebben

*3Folks our boy Xeo is going through some His whole family If we can save one Dtoiders house this month we can save Lets band together and give this lovely family some damn After years of bs, and medical Deets in comments

 
 
JcDent

When you paint a miniature for the third time and it still looks terrible:

 
 
NeoTurbo

So I apparently now work for the LARGEST leading company of insulation fabricators/distributors in Definitely lucked out

 
 
Cygnus Rush 961

Was messing around on Forza Horizon 4 and got a Cadillac limo via the Auction First thing I decided to do was fling it off the highest cliff to show my absolute disgust towards The Orange

 
 
Boxman214

This will be the best 2 1/2 minutes of your

 
 
Tricerapops

is using

 
 
Riff Raff

Another one down! Just finished Baldurs Gate What a game and it makes me so sad what EA has done to Making great progress on my gamer vacation! 3 days of it Should be able to finish FE 3 Houses and Ultimate Alliance 3 by

 
 
absolutfreak

Is anyone else finding it impossible to add comments to the QPosts right now? Edit: Of course a minute after I post this it starts working! XD

 
 
mullon

I dont get

 
 
Anthony Marzano

New theme is the worst one theyve put out yet but it didnt stop me from stomping the top

 
 
travolta

Our baby, Justice is finally back She has a nice spot on the mantle in her little I’m happy she’s not suffering anymore but I would give anything to have her She was my little I just want my buddy

 
 
EricWeichhart

Decided to try something really quick as this is a cute

 
 
Boxman214

Played through Mass Effect for the first time in several Stray thoughts in the

 
 
Road Runner

Hmeep Hmeep!

 
 
hlarge4

A night with a sick kiddo

 
 
Gundy

So Yian Garuga is gonna be in Iceborne I Its not Khezu but Ill take

 
 
GrumpyAussieWario

Conan: Exiles is so goddamn boring so Making any sort of progress takes forever and the world is so Are there any towns or proper NPCs in it? Why is it so hard to make a good Conan game?

 
 
Chris Moyse

A gift from a friend, my other figures need to watch their back :0 #siegetoid

 
 
Destructoids Very Own Ein

After mildly enjoying FFI, not enjoying/finishing FFII, Slightly enjoying/getting frustrated/ultimately bored with FFIII I was skeptical about I have to say a few hours in I am pleasantly I still have to play V/VI but so far IV is

 
 
Plissken

Its still rough, but Ive just (kinda) finished my cover for that RDRs song <3

 
 
Riff Raff

Ive never played a Total War game nor a Warhammer Would Total War: Warhammer (the first one) for 15€ be a decent purchase to introduce myself to both series?

 
 
Inquisitive Ravenclaw

This animated adventure game called Later Alligator looks AMAZING! Itll be coming out September

 
 
GoodlyMike

To my fellow Japan travelers; have ya’ll ever been to Hokkaido? We’re thinking of going next

 
 
Slimybear245v20

Whats a game you would like Destructoid to review? Wether its a old game obscure game or not well Or I dont know you get off to bugging people to review crappy

 
 
NeoTurbo

So as a heads up to the few people that watch me stream, since Im employed again Im planning streaming on either Friday evenings or Saturdays at about noon (Mountain Time Though this week I might skip as I get used to my new

 
 
Flanx

TFW your wonderful new relationship explodes rather dramatically but then you realise theres no longer anything to stop you going to the gym when you want

 
 
Chris Moyse

Phew, a loooong But its the weekend, and I hope we all have a good Be good to yourself, take time to do something that makes you happy, whether for an hour or a whole And never feel youre alone, were here too, and we have each other x

 
 
Riff Raff

Finished Shadow of the Tomb Raider Overall good game with fun gameplay and great art Worth playing on those merits But deer god is the writing Its never been the series strong point, but they at least

 
 
Haklen57

Normal ppl: do science Me: meme in the benefits conceivable on the elaboration of a machine capable of coming up with problems and solutions are a gateway to even more modern problems, requiring solutions as modern as

 
 
Rad Party God

The wholesomeness is off the charts!

 
 
Tricerapops

Ready or Not was pretty damned I suggest seeing it in as packed a theater as you Shit was pretty funny!

 
 
AtomicBanana

Started a rewatch of Anohana because Mothers Basement did a video on it and I wanted to feel reaction after five seconds in the

 
 
Jetter Mars

the dealership I wanted that Mustang from wasnt willing to negotiate a price with Waiting on a few offers to get back to Though, I may have to go down to SoCal (A 6+ hour drive for me) to get around the price I

 
 
whybmonotacrab

I think rdr2 has some narrative issues, and I the biggest is that for such a long game we barely get to know more a handful of More missions like fishing with Dutch Hosea/drinking with Lenny would be Tilly and Karen got the worst of

 
 
Electric Reaper

So when someone says umu, does it means theyre pouting, upset, annoyed, jealous, or something else?

 
 
Osc

Love the soft build up - and the voice fits the music so well, Very upbeat, but still has chill #musictoid | ILLENIUM, Jon Bellion, Tiesto - Good Things Fall Apart (Remix)

 
 
taterchimp

Kind of sad that the international is in China this year, but only because it means its only on when Im There have been some amazing games, and Im hoping OG takes it simply because their PMA is amazing!

 
 
sp testure

A pic from my birthday night was a fun evening :)

 
 
chlmera

Any fans of Neil Gaiman novels/comics? I recently started reading some stuff, Im curious what you guys think about anything hes

 
 
ScionVyse

My Transistor video is up! This was basically my last two weeks Itd have probably been out sooner, if Three Houses hadnt Please watch it if you have the time and tell me what you think! Nnnightbump

 
 
mullon

Someone should combine the Aquatic Ambiance music and the Dire Dire Docks music to make the ultimate underwater

 
 
triggerpigking

I drew Medieval Tae Takem- I mean Shamir from Fire Didnt have much time to do this in but im trying to get out of the habit of just drawing heads when im low on time, more figures I get out the faster and better theyll turn

 
 
maycausecancer

Control keeps looking better and better