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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

Silva Blaine

Ike in Fire Emblem Heroes is a Thanks to his tankiness I can actually level the characters whose games Ive Probably keeping him as a permanent meat shield,

 
 
Rudorlf

Am I doing this right?

 
 
Boxman214

I uploaded a new short and sweet level! Play it and let me know your thoughts! bump

 
 
Frostyflakes

Welp, thats the platinum in Bloodstained: Ritual of the I guess its time to pour myself into something

 
 
Mike Sounders
 
 
Michael Giff

When you go back to an old blog and realize all the comments have been

 
 
Dinosir

Dinos Doodles Day 6: Trying out a different style to my Kinda reminds me of Inquisitive Raveclaws Not sure why Maybe the nose?

 
 
Riff Raff

One of my biggest gripes with MM2 is at the end of SMW courses theres no byu-oo-oop sound effect like the Its just so Whats your favorite sound effect in games?

 
 
Dennis Carden

Right! It’s #ArbitraryMetalTuesday! Here, have the calm and soothing sounds of Anaal Harsh industrial meets black metal meets grindcore with some surprisingly (comparatively) clean choruses is considered calm and soothing, right? Riiiiiiight?

 
 
Slimybear245v20

Look at this T R A I T O R!He is no true destructoid user!!!

 
 
Riff Raff

Popped Anchors and Arrows by Fair to Midland on Such a great, catchy, prog-ish, metal-ish album I havent listened to in a Hope you all have a terrific day!

 
 
JcDent

Here lies Racist He never scored (or won a

 
 
Rasori

Alright, finally uploaded my first level in Mario Maker Its a short one with timed blocks and a boss Let me know how it is if you end up playing

 
 
Tohsaka

Not really a quick throw-together here but something I was thinking of that I thought Id make

 
 
Electric Reaper

So, even mecha anime has insane/boastful young

 
 
LegendPenguin

#bandwagontoid

 
 
Sam van der Meer

Does Paper Mario roll his blunts out of Toads? #darksiders3

 
 
TysonOfTime

Forgot that Tetris 99 event was going on, but banged out the 100 points pretty Never even broke the top its gotten

 
 
TurboKill

As much as Im loving FFXIV, there were a couple of moments that hearkened back to the Organization in KH and I was filled with gamer never forgive Square Enix for the trainwreck of an overarching narrative that was Kingdom Hearts Vent mode o

 
 
Shoggoth2588

everyone else is doing it and I want attention so AMA! Emphasis on the the other also the M though I guess though I wont stop you from asking each other things as you ask me

 
 
Fuzunga

In the late 90s and early 00s I used to shop at this website thst sold Pokemon import Got lots of cool junk like cards, figures, plushies, and even a sweet I think it had pocket monster in the Anyone know what Im talking about?

 
 
Parismio

I think i peaked with marvel movies Just saw spiderman ffh and I thought it was After endgame, i think im finally burnt

 
 
Tricerapops

Got Guardian Heroes for my XBONE! It is a system worth owning now! Just need to pick up Radiabt Long story short: an ex sold my game collection while I was Not only my 1985 xmas NES, but what I accrued running a Gamecrazy for 7

 
 
Mike Sounders

Sieg Zeon!

 
 
NeoTurbo

#Bandwagontoid You guys can ALSO AMA! BUMP FOR OTHERS!

 
 
NeoTurbo

Was randomly looking at free games on and I found this one browser game called Just One Pretty fun! I figured some people here might enjoy it so heres the

 
 
triggerpigking

Heres my longest(10 yrs) running DnD character Indio, a drunken half elf whos terrified of the undead (and cats) and has dreams of being a grandiose Hes kind of an arse so dont feel too bad for him

 
 
mullon

I wonder if I should give Space Channel 5 another chance, Im in the mood for a rhythm

 
 
Virtua Kazama

Oh, and I now make Mario Maker 2 levels to pass the time until I start my new Lets

 
 
Voodoome

Season 3 of Handeggtoid Fantasy football is almost upon us, and we need a few good Dtoiders to beef up, and fill out, the Hatred of the Cowboys isnt required, but it doesnt hurt More details in the Bump

 
 
Xeo

Chris got me thinking, how about it being time for another AMA? Im bored as fuck and just sitting around today Hit me with whatever you want, Ill answer as honestly as Why not one final update? (G-rated or X-rated, doesnt

 
 
bong264

Warcry is a faint blip on my radar but seeing how much shit is actually in the box is making me Gonna see what the price is like because I just wasted money on a Chaos Battalion Box :P

 
 
Virtua Kazama

The Bayonetta LP finished two weeks Relive all 27 episodes on Ive been making Mario Maker 2 levels, but havent been sharing I need to fix

 
 
Jetter Mars

Just another day on the

 
 
Tohsaka

Masochism is a strange

 
 
Anthony Marzano

Well this was a pleasant surprise to find in a box in the back of the I thought the Game Boy version was my oldest CTWC here I come!

 
 
TheBlondeBass

Confirmed: were getting old

 
 
D-Volt

You know what anime came around just a bit too early to join the recent explosion in anime memes? Shomin Holy cow is that show just a goldmine for This is just one example of the absolute stupidity this thing reveled in:

 
 
Cloudman Sam

An unstoppable advance alien species, but the reason theyre unstoppable is because their advanced technology is literally

 
 
SpielerDad

Like regular gators werent bad This is why we cant have nice

 
 
Fuzunga

Guys, forget Prime Day, Pokemon Center has free shipping today only!

 
 
indigit4l

I dont think I ever had New Coke, and yeah Im going to drink it all because its what you Not set in on a shelf and wait for it to appreciate in

 
 
Electric Reaper

Petting my fluffy cat Scully during the summer just isnt the same as petting her during the

 
 
able to think

First day at my new security job site Good things: $3 an hour pay raise, 1st shift, I have weekends off, I can play handhelds during downtime, maybe free beer sometimes (its a brewery) Bad thing: Im stuck alone in this fucking shack for 8 hour

 
 
Dreggsao

I got 28 hours of playtime out of a pair of cheap ass batteries with my Game Boy If the Switch Lite cant top that I dont see the

 
 
NeoTurbo

Decided to mess with the visuals of some of my frames in Warframe, and ended up making my Mirage Prime into this monochrome beauty here! (Back pic in comments)

 
 
Dr Mel

I connected my original NES to the same TV I used as a It had been many many years since any of this stuff was plugged in and turned Pics in the comments and a quick fun slowmo video of CRT

 
 
Flanx

Alright, got paid today and I already bought replacement joycon thumbsticks and a food The

 
 
ScionVyse

Tfw youre almost finished a video but then decide to rewrite a third of

 
 
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