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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...

 
 
 
 

Quickposts

Pixie The Fairy

Participating in fashion contests, playing minigames and Triple Triad finally netted me this glowing green Trying to find a new look for warrior, but I cant help seeking out new stuff for Samurai and Red

 
 
Electric Reaper

Dont know why Dtoid loves Gardevoir so much, but heres one in a Zero

 
 
Nathan D

Ive seriously watched this like 3 or 4 times I dont know, I just really enjoy watching Jim rip into such a needless revamp of a mediocre series that manages to look even MORE mediocre than the games it tried to revamp

 
 
Michformer

A thematically deep storyline, Metroidvania-style design, gloomy atmosphere, a cast of twisted but relatable characters? How come I have yet to play this gem? Going to rectify this flagrant mistake right

 
 
Palvikinkku

Today, I finished the second part of Bioshock Infinites Burial at Sea (finished main game second time earlier and first part of DLC earlier as Quite neat, second part being better than first - and more

 
 
Sfero

When will the video game industry understand that sometimes we just need to pause a cutscene? Story-focused games have had amazing developments in the last decade, yet its still an incredibly rare

 
 
Virtua Kazama

Is there a reason why Im playing SoulCalibur Legends for the Wii? Yeah, theres its for the next

 
 
PLANET P1SS 69

My nocturnal emissions saved me from the

 
 
Dangus Taargus

Just got one of these for Ill likely make a new piece with but I might also set up a Raspberry Pi 3 and play some old Its nice having a small CRT, especially something production quality!

 
 
Rad Party God

What am I having for lunch today? Lets

 
 
Chris Bradshaw

Holy crap, I just realized that Ive been a member here for 10

 
 
Kerrik52

I just wanna restate my love of Ys Seven a That final boss was metal as hell! I only have 2 Falcom games left Then Im temporarily free! At least until Ys 8 and Memory of Celceta hit Still holding out hope for CS3 within 3

 
 
Mike Sounders

Is Old Yharnam a mandatory area? Im going through it, and while the generic enemies feel in line, the elite enemies have not felt like it (kited them over an edge), and Blood-Starved Beast feels like too big of a spike to be

 
 
SpielerDad

Good this chocolate is,

 
 
CaptainDustTree

I find that my favorite arguments, the ones I feel the strongest about and argue with the most vigor, are about the most trivial Case in point: The most mediocre hot sandwich is better than the best cold

 
 
NeoTurbo

Whoops, double Here, have a silly picture

 
 
Luca Blight

I found this on

 
 
NeoTurbo

Alright, my migraine is Taking a nap No longer hurts but I still feel a bit dizzy and Gonna maks some peppermint tea and see how that

 
 
Heat

Really, Iced Tea is the drink of the gods when you have a is 4pm and i just waked up, my head still hurts, i think im still a bit tipsy and i was thirsty as Oh Iced tea! how i needed you!

 
 
Czar Kazem

Really, Ive gotta fix up my KLWP Persona 5 theme on my phone to swap Makoto in for Futaba (sorry Inquisitive Ravenclaw!) but its been so long since I set everything up in that app that I absolutely do not remember how to use it

 
 
Marcel Hoang

What armor are you hunters wearing? My fav is the Teo/Rath mixed set because affinity builds with sharpness are

 
 
WILFoftheblues

Look at what I just got in the mail! Ahhh! Its out of print and I managed to snag some! Isnt it amazing?

 
 
CJ Andriessen

If Black Panther did one thing well, it got me to stop getting the heebeejeebees whenever I see one of those African lip disc

 
 
Dangus Taargus

Have a great Ill be listening to this album for the 50th time in the last week because Im obsessed with This shit speaks to

 
 
Mike Martin

#Romancetoid

 
 
WILFoftheblues

Well its my lucky weekend! I get to deal with my Father in Law again today! Twice in one I cant stand this I like most people but he is on my

 
 
Lawman

Im liking Injustice 2 a Technically not shocking, considering it plays a lot like Mortal Kombat Thing is, I like MK characters overall more than But this has my fave, Subsy, AND Batman, Hellboy and In a way, its roster is even

 
 
TheCoolFreezer

Would you guys prefer a new smash Bros brought to switch, or an improved port of the Wii U version?

 
 
LegendPenguin

Just another day in Hyrule,

 
 
Greenhornet214

Far Cry 5 is looking great

 
 
medicamecanica

In MHW is there any downsides to capturing? If I come into someones quest and cap it is that a possible dick move?

 
 
Major Toms Coffee Cup

Bought axiom verge on sale to support Pretty good so far! You guys like or dislike it?

 
 
Chris Hovermale

You know that trope where video game characters play a video game? Has there ever been a time where the characters inside that little game play an even SMALLER game inside of itself?

 
 
JuIc3

Times are The morale hasn’t been particularly high, as Malika has been constantly sick due to A student of mine committed suicide last Thursday, and I’ve had a very hard time processing it Just a very challenging time right no

 
 
SrTotallyNotASpambotChurros

THE DAY I FLEW TOO CLOSE OF THE SUN

 
 
Gus TT Showbiz

Overheard in med school - I learned about the colon through the process of

 
 
absolutfreak

Time for one of the

 
 
Michformer

Looked at some Elfen Lied artwork yesterday evening, which compelled me to draw my own take on Still a bit rough around the edges, but the pose and countenance really did it for

 
 
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SrTotallyNotASpambotChurros

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RenaudB90

Spammers to the left of me, Scammers to the right Here I am STUCK IN THE MIDDLE WITH YOU

 
 
JcDent

(In)Famous grog game Campaign for North Africa (playing time: 60000 minutes) appears on Big Bang Theory, because that show has nothing

 
 
Inquisitive Ravenclaw

all that happened? I went home, and my Mom wasnt upset with she forgot all about Thats the only explanation I can think Hopefully she doesnt remember later, but for now Im in the I

 
 
DeScruff

Just started Trails of Cold Steel first thing I gotta say: I love the music, but every time I hear the bell thats at ~25 seconds into this song, I keep thinking someone is ringing my doorbell!

 
 
NeoTurbo

Holy This migraine is crazy Not only does it hurt but its giving me stomach issues If you dont hear from me again, make sure my roommate gets my -_-

 
 
Chris Moyse

Life in the big Low metabolism, high

 
 
Lawman

I just finished Injustice 2s story Definitely a better story than Black Want to dick around with the TMNT and other Also want to Kingdom Come: Choices suck

 
 
Electric Reaper

The way Company of Heroes 2 spawns units annoys Units built at bases show up at the edge of the map rather than spawning from the building that made them, and with the haphazard way free units are spawn, they can get killed very