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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

Kevin Mersereau

I’m still in the super early stages of recording, but I put together this small group of songs called Disco Deathstar that I’m a little bit excited It’s dumb, but I had fun making in

 
 
RiffRaff

Hey you wonderful computer savvy people, I need a hand My laptop keeps freezing when using Google Meet and presenting a I cant use other programs because this is for More details in Thanks in advance!!!!

 
 
EliastheBroa123

I don’t normally draw human like figures because they are freaking hard to draw (that’s why the hands are circles and the feet are triangles) BUT, I drew some emo Time Cultist today which is Pixel art awe yeah!

 
 
Shut Up Ace

tfw you buy Pokemon Heartgold and it turns out to be a fake cartridge that crashes at certain

 
 
Dusk Actual

Been playing a lot of Plunder in Lots of fun! You can still place top 10 in the mode even if you’re teamed with dickbag random If anyone is down to play, lemme know!!

 
 
sp testure

Well I wanted to download Phantasy Star Online 2 for tomorrow but I keep getting youll need the Internet for this error code I tried a few online Solutions but no Anybody have any suggestions?

 
 
NeoTurbo

Had a glitch playing Days Gone preventing me from leaving a bunker because it wouldnt let me climb the So I started playing The Forest Its pretty good so far! Found a boat I can use as a base near the plane crash site!

 
 
Snaileb

Wish this was on the I never made it past zone My adult brain would crush this

 
 
RiffRaff

Good morning all! Enjoy your day!

 
 
Occams

Beat Final Fantasy 7 Felt like going

 
 
Electric Reaper

If The Final Destination had any moral of the story it would be one or either of these: dont skip on maintenance, and be careful where you leave Or just that death is a

 
 
Czar Kazem

Middle school me is so excited right now

 
 
Voltaic Owl

Friendly reminder that those free SNK games are now available via Twitch Includes KoF 2000 and 2002, Samurai Shodown II, Blazing Star, Pulstar, Art of Fighting 2, and Fatal Fury

 
 
LegendPenguin

Was loving Minecraft Dungeons on my Switch until I ran into the infinite loading How

 
 
Inquisitive Ravenclaw

My Switch Pro Controller came in early! Just need to charge it up and Im ready to

 
 
Xeo

Kind of in a gaming slump I think I might just be Hardly anything I own seems appealing, so I keep just grinding in WoW, because I find it I need something to fill the Considered Maneater or even the SR3

 
 
taterchimp

Has anyone played TROUBLESHOOTER: Abandoned Children? I know its a big ask, but I would love an official DToid review as the game looks like it could be pretty

 
 
indigit4l

The new Seinfeld special Guess its meant for a different For a guy that celebrates the art of joke telling, I do believe time has moved What else is new on tv? I need to finish my 3rd session of the Sonic

 
 
hlarge4

Anyone play Tabletop Simulator on Steam? A board game buddy and I just picked it Lots of fun and so many We played Spirits of the Wild, an excellent 2 player set building

 
 
streetmagik3

So I got the Turbo GrafX 16 mini I know some of this is preaching to the choir kinda duh stuff, but I just wanted to throw my two cents in the First thing first, I think its pretty great! Just like the Nintendo and Genesis, its cute and tiny

 
 
Parismio

Shadowbringers keeps giving me the highest of highs! First, that virtue fight was amazing and Thancred, bro, youre

 
 
Czar Kazem

some truly grimy shit for a late night #arbitrarymetaltuesday

 
 
Hakkurei

How does one go even further beyond in Jstris? Feels like I hit a plateau and going even faster is beyond my mortal

 
 
Blanchimont

PSO2 for PC wont even have its download up for another four Its like theyre making every possible mistake for its

 
 
TurboKill

I was today years old when I discovered that the GBA SP doesnt have a headphone Nintendo was ahead of its

 
 
Osc

Solid Pop Love the breakdowns after the chorus, the piano #musictoid | Lennon Stella - Fear Of Being Alone

 
 
RenaudB90

Swamp-ass season came Would have really liked to be back at the office with some AC by

 
 
Voltaic Owl

So yeah, Gravity Falls is pretty Just started watching it a few days

 
 
taterchimp

Under an emergency proclamation, the governor declared that casinos, outdoor amphitheaters, amusement parks, bowling alleys, arcades, race tracks, skating rinks and outdoor playgrounds can reopen June Well GG, Iowa, welcome to die

 
 
Morty

This could be an interesting AMA for the Syphon Filter fans around Im following Rahdo because he has great boardgame content (recommendation!) but hes a (former) videogame developer that worked on the PSone trilogy of Syphon

 
 
RoodadooReview

And next up for review *drumroll* Hades! Thanks this time to RiffRaff for the After that I think its going to be Odin Sphere, which I havent played any of yet but am liking the look of, thans to Exber for that

 
 
maycausecancer

After a 12 GB update I can now play as Robocop in MK 11

 
 
Dangus Taargus

50 hours later and Mafia III is done and I do mean Im not an achievement hunter, but I did everything in the game from collectables to DLC to the weed and bar build out This game gets shit, but I had a great time with 4 soon? I hope!

 
 
taterchimp

Made a Final Fantasy Its a Check it

 
 
Electric Reaper

All things considered, I think that Metal Unit is the closest we will get to an Edge of Tomorrow video

 
 
Virtua Kazama

Dont forget to drink your electrolytes because were streaming more Spyro Reignited Trilogy!

 
 
Czar Kazem

Playing Yakuza 5 for the first Did not to expect to go directly from big man fighting wild bears to young girl winning dance I love this goddamn

 
 
Shinkz

I love it

 
 
TysonOfTime

The Summer of Gaming schedule is out man I just really miss

 
 
Churros89

Also, second Pokémon bad take of the day: I think XY got the best bike theme of the Such a fun tune to listen while riding around

 
 
EliastheBroa123

A character named Mayor He’s supposed to be a fox but screw ears, they don’t look good on him Pixel art boi hours

 
 
PhilKenSebben

Soulbow: Origins

 
 
A Luigi Fanatic

Bonus points if their profile picture is an 8-bit, skinnier version of how they look in real life

 
 
CaimDark Reloaded

Quantum Break is

 
 
sp testure

I thought I could start pre-loading Phantasy Star 2 online But I cant find it anywhere on the Microsoft store Just stuff for

 
 
Boxman214

As much as I needed the three day weekend, it messed me Monday-Tuesdays are Ive wasted a bunch of time today doing some Monday things at work that are not to be done on a Tuesday (messes up a ARGH!

 
 
dmanatunga

Top 3 results for when I searched for Art of Splatoon on They really need to work on their algorithm because number 3 was clearly what I was looking

 
 
Churros89

I think that emotions have calmed down regarding Pokémon Sword and Shield we can look back and agree that Lugia is the best legendary Pokémon ever, Soul Silver is the best game in the series, and Cyndaquil is the best starter of them

 
 
ctg867

It is hard to understate how much I love Minecraft I feel like Im 8 again, just grinning ear to ear the whole

 
 
Gajknight

What do you guys think I should play Deadly Premonition: Origins or The Legend of Zelda: Links Sexual