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Cheat Codes Ep. 84: Horse Latitudes

Rob Auten, professional game writer and consultant (Battlefield: Hardline, The Vanishing of Ethan Carter, Gears of War: Judgement), joins us for a whimsical jaunt right to the heart of the FBI’s new anti-radicalism game, Peter...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Cheat Codes Ep. 83: Shut Up

Web columnist and game dev Brian White (TAY, Current Digital) joins us this week to go over his latest piece about playing HALO for the first time. He helps us out as we dissect blanket positivity in gaming criticism and we t...

 
 
 
 

Cheat Codes Podcast Ep. 82: Rock Block

Our buddy Alex Baard (Due Process project lead) returns to join in the conversation about Impostor Syndrome, a mobile app thats supposed to help ADHD sufferers, and the Steam curators ‘The Cut-Content Police.’ We’re in fine form ...

 
 
 
 

Cheat Codes Podcast Ep. 81: Tame a Horse

Davis Standley, Respawn Game Designer joins us from sunny California. We come to terms with our college days by investigating the Minecraft Education Edition, sharing our best rage quit stories and eye-balling the blurring line between movi...

 
 
 
 

Cheat Codes Podcast Ep. 80: Footlong

Kevin Katona, game designer at Wargaming.net joins us this week to ponder ESPN finally committing to eSports, earning class credit for playing video games (in Norway), and software pirates getting sad about PC games getting too tough to cra...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Cheat Codes Podcast - Ep. 79: Game Fax

Alexandra Lucas joins us in the studio to tell us about her new job as a game writer for Plarium games which will require a relocation to Ukraine! She helps us make sense of Hasbro’s reasoning for leaving Rey out of The Force Awakens ...

 
 
 
 

Cheat Codes Podcast - Ep. 78: Shampanya!

It’s the end of 2015! We get the core panel together, discuss #NewYearsResolutionsIn5Words, pour some champers and rattle off our favorite games of the year. We follow it up with an examination of the Valve DoS attack over Ch...

 
 
 
 

Cheat Codes Podcast - Ep. 77: Schwartzmas

Associate Producer at Bungie, Samir Patel is back with us in the studio this week to go over how all the VR makers are helping solve each others problems to establish a successful market. We also examine Microso...

 
 
 
 

On the next PStoid: Meanderbot!

Our guest as seen in widescreen PStoid is going to be doing its first episode of 2016 this weekend. We will be joined by none other than Meanderbot who over the years has contributed a heck of a lot to this community, too much to link ...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Cheat Codes Podcast - Ep. 76: Vonderloost

Our old friend Nate Hitchcock joins us in the studio to talk about his work at Soulbound Studios on their MMORPG Chronicles of Elyria. He gets back in the mix pretty quick as we hash out topics like game design at sea, t...

 
 
 
 

Cheat Codes Podcast - Ep. 75: Exchange Rate

Alice Taplin, UK Content Assistant at audioBoom and host of the “Double Tap” gaming podcast joins us this week, all the way from merry old England.  We go over all the Final Fantasy VII remake news, Nintendo’s...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Cheat Codes Podcast - Ep 74: Mmm Sous-vide

We welcome the return of Fingered developer and game trailer auteur, James Id!  He brings his perspective along to help us break down the new multi-billion dollar Breaththrough Energy Coalition, the story behind ...

 
 
 
 
 
 

A New PStoid For Your Enjoyment with Guest Jack Shadow!

Sorry to barge in on you Dtoid, you weren't expecting us were you?After a short, unplanned sorta hiatus, PStoid is coming back for a new episode this weekend! Of course, we were never really gone. We'll also be posting the last episode (#34...

 
 
 
 

Cheat Codes Podcast - Ep. 73: Stay Classy

Happy early Thanksgiving everybody! We’re back to the core panel this week to ring in the holiday season. We break down the testimonials from old Nintendo “Powerline” workers, the implications of the new Valve Steam Sale plans and Ma...

 
 
 
 

Cheat Codes Podcast - Ep. 68: FascistWindPasser05

Alexandra Lucas is in the studio with us this week as we speculate on the new Nintendo NX rumors, the deserved success of Undertale and that odd survey that Riot is using on their League of Legends players. We round it all out with our usua...

 
 
 
 

PStoid Episode 33: Halloween Spooktacular!

Here's what happened in our Halloween Episode!On this special Halloween themed episode of PStoid: Nanashi loves Slender The Arrival, Neal wants to commit front yard property damage, Mike is surprised Yugioh is still a thing and special gue...

 
 
 
 

Cheat Codes Podcast - Ep. 67: Jello Shots

Consider this episode an early Christmas present from us to you! Bungie Assoc. Producer Samir Patel joins us again to talk about the new Destiny micro-transactions, VR Porn vs. Real Sex and the obviousness of a placebo effect in gaming. For...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Quickposts

Electric Reaper

Of the following titles, which game has the most joke weapons: Enter the Gungeon, Earth Defense Force or Earth Defense Force 5?

 
 
ScionVyse

I found this cartridge holder on Etsy and its pretty Now I can keep all my cartridges in one

 
 
TheIntern

Im not gay, but when I watch porn I dont want the man to be 110 pounds of bony, ass-less mouthbreather who looks like hes trying to solve trigonometry in front of a #ImNotGayButFriday

 
 
Boxman214

I have nothing to add

 
 
Shibboletho

Found these in the Manuals, SSB cartridge is missing, and I don’t know if Goldeneye still works but it’s in I wonder what they’re #thanksmom

 
 
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! One last bump for the weekend crew!

 
 
Haklen57

I think I just used my entire stock of luck over the month passing Algebra without knowing crap from the 2nd

 
 
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)