dark        

Community Blogs

 

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...

 
 
 
 

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 ...

 
 
 
 

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...

 
 
 
 

Review: Kirby's Epic Yarn

Nintendo and Good Feel weave a wonderful platformer. ___________ Attendees of the 2010 Electronic Entertainment Expo were witness to many exciting announcements on June 15th during Nintendo’s press conference—one of them being the highly a...

 
 
 
 

Countdown to Epic Mickey: "The Mad Doctor"

After two days with Oswald, it's time to return to the mouse. And along the way, we'll meet an important character from Epic Mickey: The Mad Doctor. The Mad Doctor only appeared in one cartoon, but he made an impact. Some theaters refuse...

 
 
 
 

Countdown to Epic Mickey: "Rival Romeos"

Look at that face. LOOK AT IT. I'm just going to be honest here. Probably the main reason that I picked this Oswald cartoon for today was because I wanted to use that image as the header. But I have other reasons, too! First off, I ment...

 
 
 
 

RexwolfTrivia is heating up!

It's time for another round of trivia, but first, explanations. I was planning on doing the week-long series of posts, but I wanted to prolong the contest by skipping the weekend, and the sudden reversion to standard Dtoid ruined my plans o...

 
 
 
 

Quickposts

Rasori

Going back to Horizon Zero Dawn on PS4 has shown me what its suppose to play like and its such a night and day I feel bad for anyone experiencing this game for the first time in such a broken

 
 
Kevin Mersereau

I’m watching Pacific Rim for the first time, and it is insanely Giant robots giant monsters = a good time!

 
 
Bespy

Just wanna make a shoutout to any artists here who can actually draw hands good, you guys are so talented

 
 
Uncle Arena Fighter

Finished watching Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin and the OG compilation Movies had some ROUGH editing, but the writing still shone Glad The Origin had villain introductions to make up for the films lack Also, GEEZ,

 
 
DeScruff

A package I ordered months ago has been in the weirdest mail trip I cant even remember where it started, but it eventually went to Singapore, then took a month to come from Singapore to New York and now its decided to

 
 
Dennis Carden

A friend gave me this as a belated birthday Holy hell I love it!

 
 
Dangus Taargus

I gave up a couple years ago trying to get No One Lives Forever to run on my Well, today, with the right mixture of the NOLF-Modernizer patch and DGVoodoo that shit finally works properly! I hear this is a classic, always wanted to try

 
 
bong264

Just gonna go ahead and post this for the #Faceyourart challenge but I realized everything is kinda ugly :T oh well, nothing to do but going at it

 
 
Parismio

Man Im constantly being reminded of that old Tumblr post that gave the best advice: Dont trust people who likes to debate politics for

 
 
Fuzunga

Drawfee exclusive look at the new Flintstones

 
 
taterchimp

Man, everything fun needs power: video games, internet, tv, sex

 
 
mullon

I think the music in Tropico 6 was designed to get stuck in your head so you couldnt stop thinking about the game and never leave no matter how much you want

 
 
MeanderBot

As an American who was barely old enough to understand DOS before that went away and is trying to convince myself that Id make a decent computer scientist, I have a kind of want for

 
 
homeoftheblues
 
 
JuIc3

Gomenasai! (Seriously, sorry for the poor

 
 
Anthony Marzano

#darksiders3

 
 
grabhoy7

Dauntless by Phoenix Labs abd epic games free to play cross platform PS4 XBOX PV and Nintendo switch

 
 
cockaroach

Of all the celebrities that died in my life time, age 36, I miss Raul Julia the I love his eyes so much, they were incredibly I mean, look at this hottie

 
 
Virtua Kazama

Travel back to 1988, where a young Kazuma Kiryu made his mark in the mean streets of Going live with Yakuza 0!

 
 
Yue chan

My center of gravity has So now I have trouble getting up after sitting on the #pregnantlife I’m not even halfway done 😭

 
 
JuIc3

Man these Pokémon games are getting

 
 
Queen of Philosophy

Started watching The Man in the High Castle and what a wonderful surprise - Shang Tsung is part of the cast! Will he steal the soul of all his German enemies?

 
 
A Luigi Fanatic

Current status:

 
 
Fuzunga

Theyre still doing it! Bless these

 
 
The Actual Charlton Heston

No context? No context fucking needed, home slice:

 
 
PatBateman17

PSA - VerizonUp is apparently giving away access to Avengers Beta WITH a free full game download on Go to the VerizonUp app and scroll to the bottom for whatever their super reward category 5k codes I just got

 
 
Electric Reaper

Monster Girl Monday

 
 
homeoftheblues

For the gentlemans gentleman that needs a good [email protected]$%@ so it can %$#@$ twice the size of #$%## and then will ^^%%## all up in her $#$%# at the size of a Just for the guy on the go who has to catch some flights and get his %$#$ done

 
 
dephoenix

Do vampires get periods? #InspiredByLimosPost

 
 
Steel Squirrel

Just found a random code for a PS4 bundle of Grim Fandango Remastered, The Bards Tale, and Posting code in the Let everyone know if you grabbed Thanks!

 
 
Virtua Kazama

On last nights VF5FS stream, SEGA followed me on

 
 
dephoenix

Had crawfish for the first Not Not great, but not Still a bit aesthetically unpleasing and very little meat to be had, but it packed quite a bit of Glad I enjoyed since I still have like four and a half pounds of

 
 
taterchimp

75,000 people in my town with no Of course this is the day my dad drives 5 hours to help me rehome one of my Oof

 
 
Flegma

Not sure its a good thing I cant think of any movie, game, book, TV series, food, activity or music that I could call my favourite that I

 
 
JohnSmith123

Avengers has a whole character locked behind your console Skins locked behind your mobile network and One with the kind of gum you Can the AAA video game industry crash and burn already?

 
 
Gamemaniac3434

As of next week, my first thesis aims experimentation and wet work stuff should be about done, meaning I can write it up and start preparing figures Exciting

 
 
Riley1sCool

Why do people get so uppity about fictional characters? theyre not We all know theyre not real, right?

 
 
Shoggoth2588

Apparently BBCs Discworld series The Watch is in active production and I probably shouldnt say it looks like shite before the trailer launches but Im feeling really pessimistic about I just read Fifth Elephant and loved it gonna play Discworld Noir

 
 
Boxman214

#StripToid

 
 
Czar Kazem

Fall is coming and Ive been thinking a lot about horror movies as the mood is starting to overtake me What piece of horror media do you think has scared you the most?

 
 
RiffRaff

This made me

 
 
Dr Mel

This is your occasional Pedant Reminder that a song must contain singing

 
 
indigit4l

TLOU2 question in

 
 
Pixie The Fairy

I can only see Lalafell if I sit down

 
 
Adzuken

These days, Ive been looking forward more to my Thursday dating But its Monday, so heres a review for Game Dev Which, I guess is, like, a retro review

 
 
Chris Moyse

Another slightly belated Happy Birthday to Destructoid mainstayer Thanks for all of your ongoing support buddy, hope you had a wonderful weekend! :)

 
 
RockmanWorld

Currently playing Overwatch with friends a few nights a It helps me deal with anxiety and depression, especially during this I am also trying to finish RDR2 (about 60%), but I find the game a bit slow

 
 
Mamekuma

Good morning, whats your favorite screencap from Jims excellent new Jimquisition?

 
 
Operative20

Recently found this guy MeatCanyon (well, small group of people) on Youtube, recommended to me after watching the Spongebob His stuff ranges from just funny (this one) to pretty dark, but its usually funny either This one is a favorite for m