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Wii U Lacks a Unifying Vision (Ctd.)

The short of it: Cons Friend Codes here to stay Controller sacrifices utilitarian design for innovation No DVD/Blue-ray No hardrive No new IPs No new philosophy No clear vision Pros New system COULD be interesting Mulling over ...

 
 
 
 

Why I Hate Nintendo

I have been very vocal about my hate of Nintendo. I thought I would point out why. Let's turn the clock back to the 1990's, during the golden age of Nintendo which I would like to attribute to the Nintendo 64. Great games, which transp...

 
 
 
 

Zelda HD teases Nintendo fanboys worldwide

During Nintendo’s E3 keynote there seemed to be one portion of the video presentation that caught many by surprise, and made us all simultaneously squee on the inside just a little bit. Could it be…? Zelda in HD??? The answer is yes, ...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Rex, PI: The Informant

Rex, PI is a series that I won't blame you if you don't know. With a long gap between every single installment, many people have either forgotten about it, or weren't around for the last one. You can read the story so far right here, and pl...

 
 
 
 

I Wish I Had Tried it Sooner

Being a gamer is tough on the wallet. Games are a bit expensive and we usually want the best bang for our buck. This has led to us using reviews and the opinions of others to see if we should pick up a game or not. Usually if the feedbac...

 
 
 
 

Nintendo, Baby Come Back To Me

I know its been a long time girl. I know we haven't talked. But I want you to know that there ain't never been a second that you been far from my troubled mind. I just want to let you know baby, I'm ready to take another shot at it. Reme...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Project Cafe / Nintendo Stream Rumor Time!

Have you seen the picture above? No? Well it came to most blogs' attention yesterday. Being that there doesn't seem to be a dedicated rumor-man at Dtoid, and Chad is too busy panting heavily into a paper bag to post about anything he mig...

 
 
 
 

Wii 2?

Wii 2? The news is out there. Apparently there have been reports that Nintendo is going to unveil a new console this year at E3, with the ultimate goal being to recapture the hardcore gaming market. Now, whether or not these reports tu...

 
 
 
 

What I Think About Project Cafe.

For the past few days, rumors have been rampant in the Nintendo sections of every gaming website. This rumor is pertaining towards Nintendo's sixth next generation gaming home console, supposedly codenamed, "Project Cafe." None of the specu...

 
 
 
 

Liight finally out on WiiWare

Finally, a worthwhile WiiWare game that doesn't start with the word(s) "Bit.Trip." Liight debuted way back in September of 2009 as one of the PAX 10 finalists, and it seemed interesting enough for me to call it second best among the grou...

 
 
 
 

RexwolfTrivia: ...yup.

So, it's time for another trivia challenge! Here's a score check: Law: 1 point DynamoJoe: 2 points Occams: 3 points. It's still anybody's game, folks! So, I like Bit.Trip RUNNER. After (fuckin' finally) destroying Non Trotski, the ...

 
 
 
 

The case for Star Fox Wii: Retro Studios

I've casually mentioned this 2 or 3 times before in the D-toid comment section, but I haven't really elaborated on it so here it is. My Contentions on why I think Retro Studios should develop the next Star Fox game, and why I think it sh...

 
 
 
 

No More Heroes 2 fanart

Sharing some fanart I drew last night. Enjoy. note: Don't mind the different name. Andy Asteroid is my deviantart account http://andyasteroid.deviantart.com/

 
 
 
 
 
 

Nintendo's Next Console

Almost every week I watch Gametrailer’s “Bonus Round”; and every time they mention Nintendo I wonder why I continue to watch them. Either way, this weeks episode got me thinking about the next console generation, and specifically what Ninte...

 
 
 
 

Hey, Jim Sterling! The Last Story is . . .

. . . in my homeboy Zoel's Wii! ^_^ I bet your grubby hands don't have a copy yet, nor are you playing it! So . . . neener neener neeeeeener! =P Hahaha! I kid, I kid! =) This is my "revenge" for not taking my 3/6/9 Review (last vi...

 
 
 
 

2010 Sucked: Any objections, lady?

I'm sure I'm one of many people who was disappointed in Metroid: Other M. Although I still enjoyed Samus's latest adventure on Wii, there is a lot of flaws that prevented a good game from being a great game. Call me a fanboy if you will, ...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Review: Donkey Kong Country Returns

A game so good it’ll have you beating your chest and flinging your feces in excitement. __________ In case you hadn’t noticed, in the last couple of years, the Nintendo Wii has been subject to the revival of a number of key franchises in ...

 
 
 
 

Calling: the hilarity and horror.

On a rather dreary Sunday afternoon, I was itching for a new survival horror game. After trips to several stores, and a good bit of frustration, I found Calling for the Wii in the bargain bin. First and foremost, just because it's a "ba...

 
 
 
 

Christmas Swag: Exceeding Rexpectations

Hey guys, I’m sorry to keep you waiting for RexwolfTrivia and “Rex, PI,” but in the meantime, here’s a bit of the stuff I got for Christmas, with impressions to keep it from just being a list. World’s Best Mug So, a lot of you folks know...

 
 
 
 

Countdown to Epic Mickey: The Evolution of Oswald

So my plan for a daily Oswald or Mickey cartoon failed when I got busy. But with Epic Mickey two days away, I've decided to go out with a bang. Today? Three Oswald the Lucky Rabbit cartoons, to show you how the character changed over time...

 
 
 
 

Review: Sonic the Hedgehog 4 - Episode I

Sonic fans are in 4 a treat. __________ The gaming world first learned of Sonic the Hedgehog 4 back in September of 2009, under the code name “Project Needlemouse”. Sega declared a return to the franchise’s 2D roots, promising the Sonic ga...

 
 
 
 

Quickposts

Pumpkin Spice Fuzunga

Starting December 2nd, Toonami will be adding Black Clover to their lineup AND will be starting at 10:30!

 
 
Donley Time

Remember to live your dreams people! No one else can do it for you!

 
 
CranDerey Sauce

So what are we drinking tonight?

 
 
TriPLYMOUTHroK

I get unreasonably angry when I spend $10 on ramen and it is fucking That is a huge problem in Denver though, compared to the A lot of bland I left my bed in the rain while sick for styrofoam

 
 
Bing Baiser

There is only one proof of spirit and that is the spirit’s proof within Whoever demands something else may get proofs in superabundance, but he is already characterized at #CatgirlFriday

 
 
Electric Reaper

and Ill quit standing when they lay me in that box and put me in the ground That can be

 
 
Flanx

Am I too late for #selfietoid? I got my P5 protagonist glasses aka face windows aka aegis reflectors aka sight squares aka glass mask

 
 
gajknight

I dont know why this made me laugh so

 
 
norpop

Yo i love shitting on EA but a stock drop of 2 and a bit percent doesnt mean

 
 
Gus TT Showbiz

Did you hear about the compulsive fisherman? He was really hooked on

 
 
Electric Reaper

The 1st episode of the The Punisher was AWESOME! At first, I didnt get why it doesnt take place during or after his shenanigans in Daredevil season Then he started killing criminal dirtbags and everything was

 
 
hLarge4

Hello Been busy Couple new job Hope you all are well

 
 
Kesith

It really seems like Final Fantasy XV is a game that added a lot over I should really play it

 
 
Tohsaka

there goes half the fun at work

 
 
Tohsaka

Id say thats a pretty good release

 
 
iam16bit

Gaming Fact of the Day: Origin Systems founder and Ultima creator Richard Garriott released his first game, Akalabeth, at the age of Initially it was sold for $20 and came in a ziploc bag with instructions and cover art printed out on copy

 
 
absolutfreak

read an article on IGN detailing what $100 got them in Battlefront II (obviously before the crates were This shit was worse than I Ill add the link and some highlights in the

 
 
Zero Star

Bit surprise that Gamestop actually has some great black friday Some even better than some other Guess the world is

 
 
Dwavenhobble

Holy fuck, crunching the numbers so far EAs company value has dropped by over 3/4 of a Billion Dollars

 
 
GetNekKid

Here goes #selfietoid again My sad attempt at facial

 
 
KnickKnackMyWack

Its uncanny how Nintendo can go years and years making linear Mario games for literally two generations in a row and then all of sudden bang out Odyssey like it was no big Post script, instead of #CatGirlFriday Im instead going with

 
 
ooktar

#Selfietoid No Snorlaxs were harmed in the making of this

 
 
BarnacleBritches

The only SWBF 2 review you need

 
 
dephoenix

My beards growing back in rather Although its made the grey ones more noticeable at the Im 26, why do I have a salt and pepper beard already?

 
 
Jetfandam

I havent seen the artwork for Horizon Zero Dawn Holy Moly! I love it!

 
 
Electric Reaper

Catgirl (possibly NSFW picture in the comments)

 
 
MeanderBot

Happy Friday

 
 
Pixie The Fairy

The ESRB is to gaming what the RIAA & MPAA are to music and Theyre ratings boards run by lobbyists and owned by The ESA is the Theyre not going to stop lootboxes or entertain The ESA works in the interest of

 
 
CblogRecaps

The grandeur of the Recap team anew accepts fresh Reservist Learn, and know, and gain, in todays Recap, or comment/message this account as you The wind *will* Glory to

 
 
TriPLYMOUTHroK

Tower 57 and a cold Play this game! NOT procedurally Chaos Engine meets

 
 
AdmiralAckbong

Hope you dont mind having a massive #selfietoid edit: bumped for LuckRequired <3

 
 
Roager

Im never sure how to feel about this Old game gets new expansion years after it stopped being relevant thing that happens But I think this is

 
 
Jetfandam

The SW Battlefront controversy never Some playtesters and journalists speak now about prices several weeks before launch: This 10,000 credit value was present at the launch capture event a couple of weeks The value then changed for

 
 
JcDent

Got me a Dominions 5 preview copy! Celebrated by using hairy antediluvian Babylon giants to crush some barbarians and

 
 
TriPLYMOUTHroK

Feeling a bit under the Going to get some pho or The good news is that I am totally bonkers in love with lady She is one in a billion, and I am a very lucky She also makes porn

 
 
Mike Sounders

I got paid today! Now do I want to buy some Gundam Versus DLC, and be a whale, orrrrrr do I spend several hundred dollars for the Perfect Grade Gundam Exia model kit? Decisions

 
 
Rico the Penguin

Waiting 8 hours to play Pokemon is probably gonna kill It has been nice knowing you Just know that I liked all of Even the one person I dont like, because you make great

 
 
Chris Moyse

I popped my 500th front page post this Thats an average of 100 posts a month since I joined staff :S Just wanted to say thanks for all of your wonderful support guys n gals! Time has gone lightning-fast x

 
 
Cedi

Time to start stepping Just made some big changes to my Destructoid sidebar, among other Thankfully, I have my response to the monthly Bloggers Wanted prompt going live in three hours!

 
 
Malika chan

Only done with the intro of ultra sun and I am already in love with the changes

 
 
Greenstuffing214

FINISH HIM! Great video about the man behind the

 
 
CelicaCrazed

Its You dont want to be working/studying/partying/fapping right Why not spend some time casting your votes in the Dtoid Community Awards of Excellence instead?

 
 
Heat

Here we go

 
 
Tohsaka

Best pause

 
 
Xeo

My wife ordered my Christmas Gift! Shes been meaning to get me a new TV for a few years now, but money has always fallen through, and Id rather see it spent on the

 
 
Nathan D

Taking a break from here for a Pretty irritated with things Ill still probably be observing from time to time though in

 
 
JcDent

When your hobby hits

 
 
SpielerDad

Pilots get to have all the

 
 
Toto007

Go change your life get a youtube

 
 
Flanx

Ok so great, I got a new keyboard but these buttons seem to take a lot of force to go down and its kinda like theyre pushing back onto me ughhhhh