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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...

 
 
 
 
 
 

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Dangus Taargus

Oh Glad I didnt buy Team Sonic Racing at full price when I was doing my Sonic Just grabbed it for on Steam and for that price I dont care if it or wastes my Hedgehog meat is back on the menu!

 
 
Neronium

Just finished up my first program at a library running it Was Hope the family that showed up enjoyed

 
 
indigit4l

Garbage truck knocked over a power line around 4 hours ago on my Energy Co in TX says at least 4 more Hope the worker isnt fired, unless he was drunk or He did not look happy sitting on the curb in the hot hot

 
 
Sam van der Meer

Perks of working at a movie

 
 
Tricerapops

Please fix this These chicks follow me around the site and I cant close the back at my old place I love it there, so Im really happy for Hope everyone has a great

 
 
Czar Kazem

Finally took advantage of the 50% Small haul, but size doesnt

 
 
Cathedral

After staying in 9 different hotels over the last three weeks and being literally homeless, i finally have possession of my new house! MAINE, YOUR LOINS ARE NOT READY

 
 
bong264

Fuck you discord you cant stop me!

 
 
Virtua Kazama

How far can we go in this DLC? Well, only one way to find out! Its time to play the SOR4 DLC, Mr X Nightmare!

 
 
PhilKenSebben

#Romancetoid

 
 
medicamecanica

The game Alphadream made before doing the Mario and Luigi games, Tomato Adventure, just got a fan

 
 
The Actual Charlton Heston

Apropos of absolutely nothing, here is Happy

 
 
Parismio

I find thats its been harder to read books Been trying to read a few books im interested in like the Blades in the Dark ttrpg and after a bit into it, I either get a little headache or my eyes start I get

 
 
Hypno

First time playing OoT (ive seen it secondhand, never played it myself, and it holds up surprisingly well (3DS) i Can def see why you old folks were pants shidding over it when it was new

 
 
Flegma

Thats first released version of Step Coding issues, scripting issues, and maybe 48K too much in the ROM image, but at least all chapters can be finished

 
 
Churros89

So, anyone here have already played that new Nier gacha game? Is that good? Curious to try it but have to back up my photos and vídeos, have been procrastinating to back these for at least a month

 
 
Kerrik52

Wow, FF7 just lets you get Big Guard and White Wind this early and without much I am naturally cheating to do so because getting enemy skills the legit way is mind-numbingly Did they ever do Blue Magic in a sane, balanced and fun way?

 
 
Lex

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SlimeyBearXXL979990

Got to say I think I liked the Annapurna Showcase a lot more then a lot of Nindie New stuff seemed cool and a good chunk of gameplay showed Pretty intrested in that new thing by the Stanley Parable and Gone Home people but seems far

 
 
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FakePlasticTree

Do you find yourself accidentally romancing a character you didn’t mean to? Do you hate having to talk mean to them? Then why not try leaving them on Virmire to get blown up by a nuke! For all of your break up needs *commercial jingle kicks in*

 
 
Smestey

I don’t get the hype surrounding the It only has like 3 games and looks beyond tiny and uncomfortable to Is there anything else it can do? Can it be modded or something? Not bashing on it, I just am confused about the

 
 
Inquisitive Raven

My Nintendo has the acrylic panel art for Skyward Sword HD up now:

 
 
Captiosus

After being put on the wrong truck, going 1200 miles the wrong direction before being discovered, then stalling in Memphis for several days, it finally arrived! I had almost given up hope and was preparing a lost parcel

 
 
SlimeyBearXXL979990

To double post ScionVyse there is actualy some pretty cool indie games already confirmed to be shown off at the Annapurna Interactive Showcase in a hour from Stray that cool cyberpunk cat game, the new game by the Hyper Light Drifter people and more

 
 
Vadicta

Over $200 for the Playdate with shipping? I dont know about

 
 
ScionVyse

Oh man the Annapurna Interactive showcase is If they shadow drop the Outer Wilds expansion Im going to lose my

 
 
taterchimp

Not once when looking at Steam games have I wanted to see a cinematic or story trailer for a I always have to look for the gameplay video, and if they dont have that, go to

 
 
Gajknight

Me when the anti-Vax people at the office talk about their holiday plans and Brian the fucking legend goes You sure thats a good idea, since youre not protected?

 
 
RiffRaff

Just finished watching Total Recall for the millionth time and was curious what your favorite Arnie flicks are? I cant decide between Total Recall, Terminator 2, and The Running I feel an Arnie marathon coming on!

 
 
Zalno

I may have a >3>

 
 
Mike Sounders

Pokemon Unite is That is

 
 
Flegma

Trying to wrap up the first version of my game tonight, since I dont think Ill have time and energy later before the A few positive feelings sent my way wouldnt go

 
 
MeanderBot

This might just be stupid enough to

 
 
ctg867

PS5 SSD spec reqs just Digital Foundry has a list of supported As expected, prices are comparable to the Xbox Series proprietary memory card Its gonna be a long time before next gen storage expansion is affordable, unfortunately

 
 
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hlarge4

Oh yeah, Ghost Reaper Girl is for

 
 
RiffRaff

Ive never played whats in the box with you! So lets! Hint: plenty of head

 
 
Shoggoth2588

The time trials in Episode Prompto are - Episode Ardyn is the best FFXV DLC by a country mile, and Im only half an hour

 
 
RenaudB90

The front page just keeps getting worse and Autoplay vid ad, that abomination taking up the bottom third of the screen and I shit you not a second after I took the screenshot my browser warned me it had just blocked a

 
 
Boxman214

This is your reminder that corporations are not your More importantly: there is no ethical consumption under Not to say you shouldnt try, or shouldnt draw lines in the But any dollar you spend has a portion going to

 
 
SlimeyBearXXL979990

This was nice of the guy to give a heads up considering doing so may affect potetional sales a thing seem like overkill where most wont be that affected by plot details in a Yakuza game but they can just ignore the heads

 
 
Operative20

Been playing 2-man Tribes of Midgard with the We For now, at least, but its a fun Worth the $20 so far, at least

 
 
RiffRaff

Have a great day everyone!

 
 
PhilKenSebben

Remember kids: Your belly button is just your old

 
 
Vesalius

Current status:

 
 
ThisIsMyBoomstick

I finally won a Street Race in GTA Online: Los Santos Tuners, then the host turned custom vehicles off in the next

 
 
ctg867

After putting it down 3yrs ago I finally went back to beat Dead I wanna sit on it a bit before I call it a masterpiece but god damn, this is genuinely one of the most satisfying game Ive played in Doesnt feel aged at all