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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...

 
 
 
 

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Gus TT Showbiz

When the window fell into the incinerator, it was a pane in the ash to

 
 
Nathan D

When memes go

 
 
Seymour

Heres some petty nerd rage that I can get

 
 
bong264 from distant Coorhagen

There is only one bad thing about the remaster of age of empires, THEY REMOVED THE DOCK NOISE! LITERALLY UNPLAYABLE!

 
 
Yrahcaz

Anyone have some game recommendations? Ive been playing nothing but action games and rpgs lately and, while fun, are either strenuous or otherwise Something like a turn-my-brain-off fps?

 
 
Parismio

I finally got new glasses after i lost my old

 
 
voex

I can post my own stuff right? My band just released a cover of Silvera by

 
 
mullon

The reason Im reluctant to try VA-11 HALL-A is because the writing sounds like its mostly references and memes, and thats not good

 
 
Inquisitive Ravenclaw

Thanks a lot for your help today, everyone! I think I have a working solution to things Specifics in the

 
 
LoneMak

Saw Jumanji on I really enjoyed I havent been to the movies since the first So it was Sad side not: My date didnt know it was a She doesnt know about the WTF!?

 
 
Marcel Hoang

I got my first great decorations from tempered elder dragons: a heroic streamstone for augmenting weapons, evade extender, and critical

 
 
Shoggoth2588

My GF doesnt want to see Ozzy with me in September taking me to see Cradle of Filth in April though so thats a

 
 
Luckrequired

Oh, Fortnite, why you so mean?

 
 
Czar Kazem

Learned about this band while I was reading about Ed Kemper a few nights They got the kind of groove that makes you wanna sacrifice a #ArbitraryMetalTuesday

 
 
Roager

Peanut butter in your ice cream is delicious and youre all missing

 
 
homeoftheblues

The current PSN sale has Battlefield 1 Revolution and Titanfall 2 Ultimate bundled together for for ps+ Thats a fucking steal!

 
 
Bass

This world has been connected

 
 
Dwavenhobble

I dont know whats That Konami has a No using Metal Gear Survive for dating / finding a relationship clause in the EULA or that some-one at Konami legitimately thought some people might use it to try and start dating / find a

 
 
Anthony Marzano

The 3 10s to

 
 
FakePlasticTree

Oh, I see, they decided to bring Xigbar, the guy with the wacky Californian accent, back instead of best man Luxord? The only Organization member who doesn’t sport ridiculous hair, and when you fight him he is like “Let’s just He had class

 
 
Plain Dere

Lady at work said it looked like I was losing Well darn it, Ive been carefully cultivating this middle age dad (not a dad)bod for the past 5 years

 
 
chlmera

Welp, no reason to read any further

 
 
NeoTurbo

Well I started writing my first ever cblog, but with the way Im doing it I think it might work better as a multi part Im thinking of maybe making it a weekly thing, partly to get me off my ass and start doing more So keep an eye out!

 
 
TriCerAroK

My gym just offered me a Thats

 
 
Keiichi Morisato

#2Btuesday fun fact: 2Bs ass has more polygons than the entirety of Ocarina of

 
 
taterchimp

Remember the bug planet, Vegeta?

 
 
Forsaken Knight

I bought a smart It reads my heart rate and breathing among other They’re gonna know every time I visit Just like the Truman I didn’t think about it before this just got

 
 
Flegma

Well, I cant publish a blog for some reason I dont know: the site refuses to set it to public, and copypasting it to another blog didnt Heres the game in question,

 
 
Lawman

Earth Defense Force 5 is getting a crossover Starship Troopers!? Uhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh (because Im shameless, and because more people need to see this, BUMP)

 
 
Xeo

#ArbitraryMetalTuesday! My favorite modern thrash band, by Carlos Cruzs drumming on this album/song is near

 
 
On Air Fish

#PupToid

 
 
bong264 from distant Coorhagen

So in the new HD version of AoE that came out they added small narrations to the When I leave the game the narrator fucking guilts me for leaving!? talking about how my tribe starved to death and was wiped out and shit! aww I love this game :D

 
 
Lawman

Definitely need to keep street fighting and monster hunting They dont work especially well Didnt stop me from ending a Great Jagras life and being a total asshole about it, BUMP FOR GREAT JUSTICE!

 
 
dephoenix

#2BTuesday #MakeGundyEitherHappyOrMadICanNeverTellHowHeWillReactToTheseThings

 
 
Occams

Id have this directly over my desk at work in a charred wooden

 
 
Perro

Ordered a 4TB hard drive last week from Alerted that it was undeliverable because the mail carrier lost Called customer support and got a replacement expedited to arrive tomorrow with Prime for free next Best customer support ever yall

 
 
Nathan D

#2Btuesday #A2uesday

 
 
Zer0t0nin

#ArbitraryMetalTuesday

 
 
Xeo

Kingdom Come: Deliverance is something The writing is superb and its to The realism makes me appreciate its setting so much more than generic fantasy

 
 
elric6

Nerds are the goddamn Picture unrelated

 
 
NeoTurbo

Hey I thought Id share my Warframe character! Heres my main girl Sayrn and my infested doggo

 
 
homeoftheblues

This is what Im seriously considering getting when my bonus hits Link in Its a future-proofed beast, but it will need to last for I love the specs Any input at all is

 
 
Kyle Yadlosky

#librarybookoftheday

 
 
homeoftheblues

A guy in a elevater just told my wife she has a black I dont know about that, but I love to smack

 
 
LaTerry

I love stumbling onto a new monster that Ive never seen Seeing the Radobaan rolling around for the first time was such a What even are you? A pile of bones? Im going to wear you!

 
 
TheNewDeadar64

Ive not played the original Wonder Boy games but I just got my physical Switch copy in the I dig Playing it is like coming I cant really Its a blast!

 
 
CelicaCrazed

Im still incredibly emotional over Virtue & Moirs gold medal ice dancing from last It was just so beautiful & passionate, an iconic moment watching the greatest ever on the biggest stage with an unrivalled Also new Onrush trailer!

 
 
absolutfreak

The length of Dragon Quest VII is getting ridiculous at this Ive just gotten the flying thing at the Divine Shrine around 140 (Thats padded a bit from falling asleep while playing in bed) How many more hours is this game?

 
 
WILFoftheblues

In the elevator at the a man just told me I have a black girls