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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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IneptMelonhead

Metroid dread progress update: I believe I have all the upgrades so Im going back to get all the collectables before the final Just got a really tough one in Burenia that Im proud of

 
 
Parismio

I made it to lvl 87 in The plot is getting sooo thick Jaw has dropped many So

 
 
Raster Scanline

This is easily the best long form Ocarina of Time review Ive Helps that its hilarious and reminds me of the old Plinket Star Wars

 
 
Seymour

Relevant to our

 
 
GoofierBrute

No Way Home and Across the Spider-Verse are going to be sick!

 
 
Anonymous 20

My Black Friday haul finally arrived! Not too bad if I may say so, and its nice to see some sub $30 Switch Also picked up Katana Zero on a sale as Plenty to play, nowhere near enough Lol

 
 
Anonymous 20

Finished my Platinum run of Guardians of the Galaxy, and my sub 4-hour Hard run of Metroid Two excellent titles that rank among my favorites this year, that honestly took me by Both were a ton of

 
 
kevlarmonkey

on twatter credit yi_ya_yi_ya_yo_

 
 
hlarge4

Making Christmas?

 
 
Dr Mel

Took a random plunge on a $15 dollar JRPG on Steam called Xanadu Its a re-release from an NGage game (lol) and I actually enjoy Its a looty, grindy Controller support is a little wonky, but it works well

 
 
taterchimp

Spent all day today watching Jojo Golden Wind and playing Xenoblade Time well

 
 
Neronium

Thank you Secret Santa! I love :3

 
 
Vesalius

Current status:

 
 
Mamekuma

Finally ready to go to the goddamn moon

 
 
TurboKill

According to Tom Warren of the Verge, Game Pass on PC will soon let you know how a game will perform on your PC with messages like, Should play great on this PC or if youre not so fortunate:

 
 
Flegma

In the end, not too Id guess the fan-assist in the oven helped in getting the surface (I attempted to follow the Cupcake Jemma

 
 
Kerrik52

I did I beat Rise of the Tomb Raider AND enjoyed A shame about the recycled plot, but it sure did explode things good and let me platform as they fell

 
 
Captiosus

Halo clearly needed another year in the 1+ mo before more playlists are 6 mo before campaign coop and 9+ mo before Forge is No ETA on fixing server desync Even something as simple as post-match scoreboards are

 
 
Raster Scanline

My #SecretSanta struck (although they arent so secret as The Whore of Babylon put their name on it)

 
 
Derpunkel

Met an old friend while getting pizza for Luckily I had a coin in my wallet!

 
 
Gajknight

Blessedmas 5: Season of the Blessed

 
 
taterchimp

I know what I post isnt everyones cup of tea but my god, it could be worse

 
 
Roager

#Stripmas

 
 
Parismio

This is the true mega villain of Yoshi P has been playing the long game for this Major spoilers up to Endwalker, only those that caught up should

 
 
RiffRaff

If Netflix ever makes a Great Ace Attorney live action series they totally need to get Ruth from Ozark to play Gina Who else would you cast in an Ace Attorney series? (Any game, be mindful of big spoilers :) )

 
 
Inquisitive Raven

Outlines and base colors! This is really coming together now

 
 
Flegma

Note to self: when a video says an easy-looking step is the most difficult one -- dont trust (Trying to make puff pastry dough, this time for pasteis de nata, is still something I cant

 
 
Flanx

Last night I witnessed a large argument in-game about whether or not Endwalker is a boring heap of shit and it made me realise that with all the promotion material I think a lot were expecting to be on the moon within the first 30

 
 
Boxman214

Good morning!

 
 
Destructoids Very Own Ein

Is there a way to check how many hours youve played on your switch games past the first 20 games on your profile?

 
 
Churros89

Went 3-3 on Arena Open day Not even close to getting to day 2, but went a lot better than I was expecting!

 
 
Anthony Marzano

I cant believe 343 would set up Halo for failure like

 
 
FakePlasticTree

Dog Report Item: The Original Starlord in game band in Guardians is pretty dope yo!

 
 
hester2

So damn About to go play a round of golf at the nicest course in northeast I’ve been wanting to play here ever since I took it back up last year

 
 
PhilKenSebben

Twenty days

 
 
Chris Moyse

Hope youre all having a fine weekend so I wasted yesterday poorly, but I can still turn today Have a good one, whatever youre up

 
 
Clarknovalis

Good morning guys! I know Im partial to this era of covers but I mean, just look at One of my - Akuma jō Dracula XX (Castlevania: Dracula X) #morningcovers

 
 
TheLimoMaker

Oh Its all coming

 
 
RiffRaff

Have a relaxing Sunday all!

 
 
Occams

Whoever chose the photo for the article deserves some kind of

 
 
Neronium

Today has been awful, to the point where I fear for the Hopefully things get better

 
 
Parismio

I was here for 3 minutes before it kicked me off and I was back to 1600

 
 
Seymour

Alright, I Show me your favorite Vtubers who arent Nyanners (whom I already

 
 
Blanchimont

FF14 Endwalkers new escort quests really need to make the NPCs follow you as long as you are in line of sight

 
 
ThisIsMyBoomstick

My mate just dropped off my two month late birthday presents:

 
 
Osc

Am Is

 
 
Mamekuma

The worst-case scenario has My headset fell off my lap and hit my PC with juuuuuuuuuuuust enough force to freeze Now Im in the FFXIV queue and my night is I am genuinely devastated

 
 
Vesalius

Current status:

 
 
Lex

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