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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...

 
 
 
 
 
 

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AdmiralAckbong

Feeling pretty good these More doors opening, admiral confidence increasing, overall leveling Got down time for the night AMA and Ill give you legitimate, well thought out Or cat

 
 
D-Volt

Looking forward to playing Civ VI on Switch Paid $40 for the Gold Edition of WWE 2K18 on Switch and now paid $60 for Civ But I got 100 hours+ of fun out of WWE 2K18 anyways and Ill probably get the same or more out of Civ Curse you 2K!

 
 
mullon

I watched the second season of I liked it, but I didnt love it, because most of it was just dicking around instead of an adventure inside the

 
 
NeoTurbo

Roomates are

 
 
Gamemaniac3434

Going to start AC Origins and see what thats all Feel free to join me in me stream, and also be aware that were still collecting donations for Extra Life if youre able to lend a Once more into the

 
 
TheBlondeBass

What are you all doing on this fine friday?

 
 
Inquisitive Ravenclaw

PS+ is on sale until the Ill probably bite on Link in the comments, as it wont play nice with Bump!

 
 
Salador

Gonna be playing SF5 in a few Add me: Handing out smoke to whoever wants it (jk Im a

 
 
dephoenix

So I just found out that William Goldman passed He wrote The Princess Bride novel and directed its film adaptation, as well as many other iconic books and If youve never seen it, The Princess Bride is a magical

 
 
absolutfreak

My seven year old son has just decided to start playing Dark Souls on the I am so And he is going to get his ass kicked so Update: He managed to take out the Asylum He requested Burger King for He earned it!

 
 
ShadeOfLight

Are there any long-time experienced Pokémon players who got one of the Lets Go games? Are you enjoying it? Im digging the new art but Im worried the gameplay wont be all that interesting for people with 20 years of mainline Pokémon under their

 
 
Soulbow

Feeling full of good vibes today so Im going to pull a Chris Moyse and wish you all a fantastic If youre sad find something to smile about, and if youre happy keep it up and keep Yall are a bunch of

 
 
Parismio

Theres a lot to unpack here

 
 
dephoenix

The memes are starting to Get your bunkers ready and

 
 
RottySiets

Happy Birthday Electric Reaper!

 
 
On Air Fish

Ive been playing Hyper Light Drifter for Im thoroughly enjoying it, but Ive got a Ill put it in the

 
 
Shoggoth2588

I gave cute, new-hire from work my number a few days ago and havent heard anything so Im guessing I misread possibly typed my number into her phone I have embarrassment but I havent flirted in over a year so progress I guess

 
 
Barry Kelly

Remember that all digital thing Microsoft definitely

 
 
Shinkz

A thing of beauty

 
 
triggerpigking

stupid sexy

 
 
Seymour

So, the doctor I saw today sounded exactly like JK I half-expected him to send me out for cheap shots of the Spidered Or rant about

 
 
Nathan D

Well its official, Im getting hired on at my I still have 7 months of hey, Ill take Still have work tomorrow so I cant party just yet, so do some drinkin tonight in my

 
 
Pumpkin Spice Fuzunga

Adi Shankars newest project is an animated Devil May Cry series, so thats pretty

 
 
Punished Nietzsche

If this is real, i think its What a great physical copy!

 
 
Boxofstuffingman214

Well, would you look at that?

 
 
GrumpyAussieWario

Why is Jon Cryer Lex Luthor?

 
 
MetalDeer

this is what hell looks

 
 
WILFoftheblues

True story

 
 
Rad Party Gobblegobble

Ive been meaning to get Siege on PC for a while, but something else came

 
 
JohnSmith123

Teaser trailer for the new FFXIV expansion is We got so much news from the New areas, new jobs, a new heavily teased race, and blue mage which is gonna be playable before the expansion in a new limited job Really exciting stuff for

 
 
dephoenix

The artist behind Sunstone has been making drawings shipping Lara Croft and Wonder Woman and you know what? It Also a fan of his depiction of Wish artists were more willing to beef her up a She is an Amazon after

 
 
NeoTurbo

Can we potentially get a re-review of sorts of Warframe on the site because of the Switch version coming out? Essentially a review of the current build since its changed so, SO MUCH since launch! I would be the most

 
 
ChandlerS04

Woooooo Blue Mage confirmed in XIV Patch

 
 
Boxofstuffingman214

Ladies and I give ART!

 
 
CaimDark Reloaded

I took Legion to the migrant fleet, because of course I Shame that its not a bigger deal, would have been cool if there were actual consequences to taking a Geth to the very heart of the Quarian

 
 
Adam P

Home from the Surgery went okay but my arm is killing

 
 
CranDerey Sauce

Rainbow Six like Rainbow Six Shit

 
 
Dango
 
 
JohnSmith123

FFXIV got a new expansion Looks

 
 
siddartha85

Guys, the digital code for standard XB1 Siege is $15 on Amazon right

 
 
Shoggoth2588

Ive gone ahead and started a new playthrough of Demons Souls because apparently its possible to shatter the I Yay, item-duping and running firestorm! Old King was still challenging and Blue Dragon can suck

 
 
Dinosir

Been waiting for Persona 5 to go on sale for like $20 to rebuy Today is that day lads! Link Definitely worth a go, but I dont have to that to you

 
 
Yrahcaz But Scary

Aaaand my wifes car died and now we need a new I was *THIS* close to getting a PSVR this Alas, DooM will have to wait again

 
 
douglasallen

I like what you write @Flegma dont be so modest, youre a good writer! =)

 
 
CaimDark Reloaded

An Estonian guy I added to Steam playing Dark Souls many years ago but we hadnt spoken in ages saw me playing Mass Effect, figured I liked space and sent me a key for Sins of a Solar Empire Rebellion Humble Bundle was giving out for That was

 
 
Frostyflakes

Thankfully this cosplay doesnt stick too close to the morbid authenticity of the actual

 
 
Flanx

Considering giving my Switch to my I feel bad, the local king of Smash wont be able to play the game when its released because neither me or my mother can afford to get him I can always rebuy it later, you think the price will ever drop?

 
 
Rudorlf

Finally, a Half-Life retrospective by Now to wait for the upcoming documentary on the same subject with numerous developers by Noclip at

 
 
Flegma

Im considering getting someone else to help in designing my next retro game, starting from the If youre a Dtoid Discord regular and have an idea, let me I know I cant make a fighting game just by myself, for

 
 
Michformer

For the past few months Ive been hard at work on a little something following my brief tenure at Bethesda Although I cant divulge anything just yet, I can at least share with yall the tunes that greatly shaped the creative