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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

Seymour

Been digging into Caveblazers the past couple days and its got a similar pacing and certain something that Spelunky had plus sick loot to Loads of different, fun bosses Go on and av a checking of it out!

 
 
mullon

Im having fun with Beholder, but I think Im burning out on Trolley Problem games like

 
 
GrumpyAussieWario

One of my all-time favourite shows, Fraiser, is officially returning and I really dont know what to Happiness? Dread? Without John Mahoney, Im sorta leaning into the

 
 
Xeo

Black Ops Cold War just introduced a new mode called And its Its like Warzone, except its all Co-op PVE fighting zombies and traveling across various giant open world maps to do Has potential to be This is fucking RAD!

 
 
RiffRaff

Yay! Gnosia got a release date! March 4th for I am definitely getting it day 1! Anyone else looking forward to this one?

 
 
MeeGhoulz

#animetoid it

 
 
Chris Moyse

Have a good one today, Have my back, have your back, have the backs of We all need #animetoid

 
 
RiffRaff

OK, my last qpost about how much I loved Paradise The music is just so groovy! Like a mix between Ace Attorney and Persona Definitely buying the OST (its on Bandcamp! :) )

 
 
Slimybear245

Got to Chapter 14 in FF7 The further you get in the game the clearer the padding enjoying the game but yeah it has clear Will say some people seem to hate Cloud in this game but so far I have found him enjoyable andfun sofar

 
 
NeoTurbo

Man, the bosses in Persona 5 Strikers are no

 
 
Alphadeus

Intermission Complete (2021) - Written for Conundrum and Bass Not much to say about this It was a lot of fun to

 
 
PhilKenSebben

The Diablo II-R hype is real inside One of my most played games ever, and one of the few ways Blizzard could get more money out of me (the other being Decided to roll a Crusader in D3 for the first This dude clears shit

 
 
Shut Up Ace

I seem to recall at one point there was a group of FF14 players that made a Are they and it still around?

 
 
KnickKnackMyWack

Played Spidey and Spidey Miles back to back on Living proof that cinematic games don’t have be boring and obtrusive like most AAA So much passion and creativity and they look gorgeous in Also I like Peter’s new face :)

 
 
Mike Sounders

Ok, who hurt Koei Tecmo to the point they had to make trying to fuse Bugs in P5 Strikers a pain?

 
 
TheBlondeBass

Messing around with bullet patterns, now that I added radial paths for bullets :)

 
 
Mamekuma

Ive swapped my build from a medium armor Onmyo Splitstaff + Fist weapon build to a light armor Ninjutsu and Dual Swords + Hatchets build! So far so good, but I kinda prefer higher toughness and the dual sword skill tree is How about everyone else?

 
 
ctg867

New update on the CDPR While this isnt a worst case scenario (more details in the replies) the fact that they dont have their VPN back up after 2 weeks pretty bad

 
 
Shoggoth2588

I got mail today! I also got the 3 Mario Unrelated until hes announced in Smash: I also got a couple of Dragon Ball manga I think Im almost at

 
 
AtomicBanana

Helped the girlfriend buy a new winter jacket today, her first comment putting it on: It has so many Then the final fantasy victory fanfare started playing in my Ive done

 
 
TheLimoMaker

Seriously

 
 
Ricky Namara

A salute to the best toy salesman in Sadly I dont know the Please tell me in the comments if you

 
 
Shut Up Ace

Time to Kleanup and Klear! Donkey Kong Country 3! Come tell me to shut up!

 
 
Parismio

Oh hey, one of the AC games Also Im a little upset that the ps4 version was a pre-order bonus to AC7 so I guess I missed the boat

 
 
dmanatunga

Ughhh, they Fortnited He-Man for the new

 
 
cockaroach

I didnt know we were doing #selfietoid, sorry Im late for the party

 
 
Exber

Playing indies on the Vita is Salt and Sanctuary takes up most of my time without me even As a masochist I am, this game

 
 
triggerpigking

beach Pyra

 
 
cockaroach

nature For a while #pooptoid

 
 
Riley1sSpook

Current Status:

 
 
Fuzunga

Viacom just opened up a studio dedicated to making new animated Avatar content for Paramount and The original creators are heading it Animated film starts production this year

 
 
Parismio

Yeah this is spot on my experience with ace combat 7

 
 
Boxman214

What a nightmare it must be to work at CDPR these days

 
 
Fuzunga

It’s the moment you’ve been waiting for: my face!

 
 
Inquisitive Ravenclaw

A younger me, for #selfietoid

 
 
house4lyfe

No D-toid is home to a bunch of beautiful guys and Yall a sexy

 
 
Floppablecat

Yall are God

 
 
Xeo

Well, I dont have a selfie because I kind of hate myself But what I do have instead is the picture of this package that came today! I finally got a complete series of Wave 1 NECA Animated Turtles! (And Metalhead!)

 
 
indigit4l

Stonks are at it again, and Reddit is down right this I made some moneeeeey, damn I didnt have $GME Shit!

 
 
hlarge4

Work #selfietoid The look of shock you see is the result of the bombshell Anthem

 
 
GoofierBrute

Just found out that Frys went out of As if 2021 didnt already suck a fat one

 
 
TheLimoMaker

Ill join in because I hate not being part of a

 
 
TheBlondeBass

Lets try this New NieR trailer out, and its looking prettttty good! The remastered OST is sounding good! What do you think? (Late-game bits in there, dont watch if you want to go in blind)

 
 
Flanx

#selfietoid POV: you are a cat and are trying to convince me to let you into my

 
 
Funkotrons Finest

A little late, but it was so good seeing all you folks, feels rude not to share at this #selfitoid

 
 
PhilKenSebben

#Striptoid Lets Go! oh

 
 
Gummypuss

As we have slightly more than 1 year until the 5 year anniversary of the infamous Yooka Laylee (comeon it wasnt awful) and Patch was delayed today I have no concrete idea if the hate bandwagon was worse on that or Probably

 
 
dmanatunga

Yall are some good looking But main reason no selfie from me is I havent had a haircut or shaved since the pandemic started, so any uploaded photos is likely to get me flagged on some terrorist

 
 
Sam van der Meer

I’ll #selfietoid as well, as if I needed to flash my mug

 
 
RenaudB90

So anthem is officially At least the blurb on the back of the box wasnt lying to us!