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"Meet the BritToid Cast - Gandysampras"

So, it looks like we've finally been unleashed on the Destructoid community in all our glorious Britishness. Except for our adopted Luxembourgian n0brein, but who's kidding? He's pretty much one of the family now. As you may have guessed ...

 
 
 

PAX 09: Also, Shark Cocks

Well then, I'm finally back at home in stinky ole Britain and already I'm missing both Seattle itself and all of you motherfuckers. I had literally the best week of the entire last year if not my entire life, and no matter how crappy I fe...

 
 
 
 

City Of Dtoid: 14 Days of Spandex Fun

Well, I just finished exams and I seem to be in a gaming glut so what better way to pass the time than grab a two week free trial on City of Heroes with my fellow Dtoiders. We're all going to hop onto a US server when we finally get it up...

 
 
 

Rumour: Zombie DLC coming to GTA IV?

Over at the Rockstar Games Social Club website a new Eugenics Inc. ad has sprung up detailing a quarantine of the company's compound due to an outbreak of a contagious disease. Located in Bohan Eugenics Inc. is a physical location in the ...

 
 
 

Good Old Games Goes Public

The public beta for the fantastic classic gaming download service Good Old Games has started today. If you weren't one of the lucky few to get a closed beta key let me clue you in to what you have been missing out on. Remember all the gam...

 
 
 

Penny Arcade Prince Of Persia Comic Revealed

Over at Ubisoft's Prince of Persia site the first few pages of Penny Arcade's latest game-themed comic have appeared. I love these little series that the guys over at PA do every so often, the Fallout 3 Vaults series is one of my favorite...

 
 
 

Fable II DLC Codes Missing

Looks like fate really is against Fable 2, what with all the cuts, and setbacks leading up to its release. The latest entry into the shenanigans surrounding the game is that a number of people who pre-ordered the limited edition version d...

 
 
 

Still Need A CoD:WaW Beta Key? (UPDATED)

If you are one of the unlucky few still to be without a beta key for the upcoming Call of Duty: World at War then try your hand at Fileplanet tomorrow (Tuesday 21st) for a chance at getting in. I'm afraid you will have to sign up to some ...

 
 
 

Fable 2 Leaderboards and Fate Cards

Lionhead have released the Fate cards that were cut from the limited edition version of Fable 2 for free today as a download from their site. Does this take the sting out of the removal of the rest of the extras from the limited edition o...

 
 
 

Left 4 Dead 360 Achievements Unlocked

Just a quick post to let anyone who's interested know that Xbox360Achievements.org has got the full list of Left 4 Dead achievements up. As I'm sure a lot of you are, I am really looking forward to Left 4 Dead. I'm still slightly torn be...

 
 
 

Gears 2 Flashback Map-pack: Now With Added Brown

Over at Pwn or Die they've got a quick side by side comparison of the redesigned Gears 1 maps against the original counterparts. Don't forget if you buy Gears 2 new you get these five maps for free, will this latest carrot-dangling exerci...

 
 
 

Street Fighter Movie Site Reveals Nothing

A new website for the Street Fighter movie has gone up, unfortunately there is literally not one scrap of information that was not previously know. Just an up close shot of Kristin Kreuk's face and a little text. Here's hoping this movie ...

 
 
 
 

CoD: WaW Level Cap Raised

Treyarch have literally JUST upped the level cap, and added Team Hardcore and Search and Destroy playlists to the beats for CoD: WaW. The new level cap is 24. Get unlocking those purdy new weapons guys 'n gals! EDIT: DAMN YOU MARTYRDOM

 
 
 
 
 

Fable 2 mini site launched: Free in-game goodies

For those Dtoiders like myself who are looking forward to the release of Lionhead's Fable II then head on over to the new mini site where after completing the storybook and a chicken kicking game you can unlock some in-game goodies. For ...

 
 
 

THE FEAR: Little Girls in Sci-Fi & Horror

My fear is deep rooted in my childhood after watching a few too many horror movies using the staple of the creepy little girl. For those of you that would call me irrational I point you towards such classics as The Shining or more recentl...

 
 
 
 

Reminder: EU CoD: WaW Beta Giveaway SOON!

Just a reminder for all you european Dtoiders out there, Eurogamer.net is going to have a pile of Call Of Duty: World at War beta keys to give away over the next couple of days. So get registering and frantically refresh their frontpage t...

 
 

About Andy Butlerone of us since 10:10 PM on 02.04.2007

Name: Andy Butler
Age: 23
Location: Sheffield, UK

Currently Playing:

Starcaft II
Sam & Max
Mafia II
LA Noire
Fallout New Vegas

Gmail / GTalk: Gandysampras[at]Gmail.com