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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. 72: Sexy Dog

L.A. based comedian Brian Rhoads joins us this week and adds his special seasoning to our tasty banter. He helps us make sense of the madness of the Binding of Isaac glitch that spawned an interactive conspiracy. From there, we witness the...

 
 
 
 

Cheat Codes Podcast - Ep. 70: Daddy Issues

Ted Wilson and Corey McDaniel, the makers of Dad Beat Dads are with us this week all the way from Vancouver, BC! They bring their A-game and help us wade through the Activision acquisition of King as well as Valves’ new Item Store platfo...

 
 
 
 

Cheat Codes Podcast - Ep. 69: Pug Butts!

Butt Sniffin’ Pugs Creator, Gabe Telepak joins us this week to help make sense of the new DRM rulings for jailbreaking devices, Sony’s announcements at Paris Games Week, and the power of the Pug Butt Controller! We hit the lightning rou...

 
 
 
 

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...

 
 
 
 

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dephoenix

I started a Choose Your Own Adventure Chapter 1 is You can play along by voting how the next chapter will continue & leaving a comment on what I will be forced to include in the next Ill link to the poll in this posts comments

 
 
Everybodys Lawman

A random thought occurred to me at The Suffering (also known as work) yesterday: Kingdom Hearts wasnt the first game series with a They stole it from Sega, of all

 
 
Jetfandam

Damn, the MvC: I reddit is on This made me

 
 
Dwavenhobble

Im watching as a few developers who have 0 paid games in Steam complain that Steam not shutting down Review bombing will cost I truly have looked into the world of the weird and stupid I think

 
 
Fuzunga

Microsoft needs to advertise the Xbox One X with an Imagine Dragons Those guys are good luck at this

 
 
Kerrik52

I would like to raise a middle finger to each and every shitty fishing minigame ever They all annoy you in their own way and are mandatory in way too many Name me your worst one, Im feeling hateful against the one in P4 for some

 
 
Greenhornet214

Im bored at Make me some Rave DJ mashups! Also, heres a cool one I found:

 
 
Spiders For Sale

Fucking Quick Man

 
 
Chris Moyse

Monster Hunter World is: Sharp image jungle Slow attacking many buttons, hobby-grade giant monsters, complicated controls third person, + traumatising violence and epic 90 weapons Hunters!

 
 
Greenhornet214

I wrote a big ol blog about cooking! Check it out!

 
 
Robosquid

Finally picked up Samus returns, Loving it so far, I love how the melee counter isnt some frame perfect shit you have to However this game is reminding me how phenomenally bad I am at metroid

 
 
Chris Moyse

The lighting at EGX is *awful*, an all-or-nothing clash of straight-up pitch black, and eye-searing full-beam Its making photos real tough, but hopefully Ill have some alright shots to stick up after

 
 
SrChurros

AAAAH! HECK YEAH! This looks awesome and I need it

 
 
travolta

I dont know why, but within the last year or two I have become obsessed with getting Platinum trophies on my I just went through and got the Platinum for Uncharted 1-3, Lost Legacy, and now Im working on it for Uncharted

 
 
Deadgar64

DB Fighter Z looks Though, I hope they keep some of the characters a Like, I long for the days of getting a game and freaking out about a secret character that I didnt know was in

 
 
Jetfandam

So will we see Labrys (P4:Arena), Sho(P4: Arena Ultimax) and the female main character of P3P ever again or are they locked in the basement together with the cast of P1 and P2?

 
 
Perro

#OSTatWork I have only played Suikoden I hear the second game is the best, but if anything Suikoden 1 has a better

 
 
lordxmugen

Am I the only thinking Super Mario Odyssey just looks a little dead compared to Galaxy and even Sunshine? Like every time theyve shown it off the levels just looked like big obstacle courses with a bunch of Bills and platforms and nothing Why?

 
 
Dango

Feeling a bit like a lost soul these Not the ones from Doom Well, maybe a little like the ones from

 
 
AdmiralAckbong

guy bummed a smoke off me outside a bar the other we got to he told me I had the look of someone creative, particularly a I said thanks, and then he said I look like a bass

 
 
Papa Niero

Minor site update: I disabled automatic wide-screen resolution as it was causing the right sidebar to be hidden on lower resolution ipads and other mobile Please turn that on in Manage > Preferences if you have a big-ass Thx!

 
 
iam16bit

Interesting Gaming Fact of the Day: BioWare was founded by three During med school they would play games in their off After graduation they decided to enter the games industry, using money made in their practices to fund their first

 
 
NeoTurbo

Sweet! Outlast is free on the humble store right

 
 
chlmera

Theres a well written piece up on polygon about the PewDiePie thing and toxic gaming/nerd culture as a Its a look into a perspective I dont have, being a white

 
 
Roxas1359

Just found out Ape Escape 3 got a Japanese PSN release in Welp, time to triple dip for Ape Escape 3 :P

 
 
Vadicta

Just saw a line of honking cars held up, because there was a man who stood in the cross walk and did kung fu until the light What Id give to be as free as

 
 
Gummypuss

Cant believe we live in a timeline where Candy Crush got more episodes than the You Dont Know Jack

 
 
Inquisitive Ravenclaw

I love Cooking videos!

 
 
Parismio

As much as i like the gameplay in mvc:i and all, im not feeling its The menus look so generic unlike mvc3 where it all looks so dynamic and the menu music also sounds very Other than that Gamora and Captain Marvel are very

 
 
Dwavenhobble

So this might be news worthy for any Dtoid Rainbow Six Siege corrupting PS4 hard drives and bricking consoles Credit: Fendi-Bull for bringing it up in the Discord

 
 
Dere

I thought we were done with swamp ass out we are not and it is back with a Well played Mother Nature

 
 
SpielerDad

This is how I feel when I eat the lunch that I brought into work then crash a team meeting so I can eat the superior catering they

 
 
Kevin Mersereau

The Super Mario Odyssey Switch bundle is up for preorder at the North American Gamestops

 
 
chlmera

Ive spent way too much time in links Awakening running around because Im not sure what to Its a real blow to my self confidence since Im pretty sure plenty of kids figured this stuff TLDR Zelda makes me feel stupid

 
 
EricWeichhart

We are still in part 3 I #stanDtoid

 
 
Oculin

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is an impressive first step into open world design for the Zelda Yet ultimately, the game’s core flow and scale betray

 
 
Parismio

I hope angie is Havent heard from her in a

 
 
Chris Bradshaw

Random thought: What the hell is Retro Studios working on?

 
 
dephoenix

Well my super secret blog is I hope everyone enjoys Ive been toying with this idea for a while

 
 
Vadicta

Wess Theme Song

 
 
Parismio

Doom on the switch is looking pretty good so far!

 
 
Rudorlf

Is it shameful to admit that I havent seen any of Wes Andersons movies?

 
 
RiffRaff

Hey all! Back in EU from my trip to the All is good back in Got to spend a few days in Seattle which was Watched about 15 films between flights and and Logan were my fave of the travels What have I missed?

 
 
Sarah Jane Farron

Dead By Daylight is so tense sometimes! I just had like 4 games and escaped in 3 of them yet found the whole thing Im getting surprisingly good at juking Just took the killer on a crazy chase long enough for the final generator to be done!

 
 
Samhain

The intro to South Park reminds me Octopath Also Im struggling to get any laughs out of the new season and that makes me

 
 
thejamesshow00

I am worried these 7-11 eggrolls with make me fat(er) or give me (more) cancer, but I can not stop eating 5 kinds of food do you eat way to regularly but know you it is gonna end bad?

 
 
TricerArocK

Good morning! Here is Doom on Switch gameplay! Edit: And Looking

 
 
Donley Time

Boss 101 Screenshot Boss Blasting - Be You might not want to bring a Level 1 shotgun to a Level 29 boss fight!

 
 
Inquisitive Ravenclaw

Only 2 days until my Birthday! And that happens to be exactly 2 weeks after best Senran girl Hikages

 
 
Rudorlf

Oh, the PC version of Destiny 2 requires an always-online internet connection? *cross game off the wishlist*