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Cblog recaps of 12/10/17 - Going to McDougal Street

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Come gather 'round Toiders
Wherever you roam
And admit that the waifus
Around you have grown
And accept it that soon
You'll be drenched to the bone
If your time to you
Is worth savin'
Then you better start gamin'
Or you'll sink like a stone
For the blogs they are a-crashin'

[Harmonica solo]

I'm behind a week with my recaps but I can't really access them so for everyone who wrote a blog on December 2nd, have no fear I will be recappin' you when the blogs are fixed. As for this weeks recap? If you are reading this that means that the blogs are temporarily working so quickly load them all!

* - NinjaSpped reviews what looks to be a banner year for the 3DS in terms of releases and surprises. I love these end of year posts and posts that look at the positive aspects of gaming. I keep meaning to get a Black Friday 3DS but keep forgetting. Next year gadget, next year!

I - Re-vibe moves from the front-page to the back-alley of Destructoid known as the community. Welcome!

C - Celica bumps their community awards blog, hopefully you can read it or this. Hello? Is there anybody out there?

D - Donley Time returns with another peer review for their game Boss 101 as well as a rallying cry for those who have played the game to recommend/review it on Steam. I personally haven't had a chance to play but it's on the list.

L - It is time once again for Dephoenix's book club. This month it is the graphic novel Lucky Penny which is written by a webcomic creator I used to read devoutly in that time and I didn't know about this at all so thanks for the tip!


Have a good week, don't worry the blogs will be fixed soon.

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Current "Bloggers Wanted" assignment

Costume Party

When it comes to October, it's pretty easy to come up with an idea for Bloggers Wanted. Halloween presents a lot of options. People will start playing horror games and marathon scary movies, but then there's the ultimate question for the day itself:

"What am I going to wear?"

Costumes are, after all, at the very heart of Halloween's fun. Whether you're playing a game with a canon character like Lara Croft, Spider-Man or a customized character in Monster Hunter World or an MMO, you're still faced with the question of what are you going to look like. Sometimes you even have stat bonuses to further complicate things, while other games have made it so you can have all the lovely stat bonuses and still make something that looks nice to you. Some folks even take this all huge step further and will realize such costumes for real-life cosplay.

As someone that posts often about Final Fantasy XIV, I have spent countless hours obtaining all kinds of armor, weapons and accessories from various corners of the game and only for the reason of it looking cool. In fact, once I have a job at 50, I feel obligated to give each of my jobs a fanciful glowing weapon before I press forward.

And then I give each job their own little pet sidekick, because I have decided my character is a Disney princess. Then I write macros that give them a blend of super sentai/Sailor Moon transformations because henshin a-go-go, baby!

But, if I'm honest, my one true love in regards to outfits in the game is the Invalician Samurai set, which I got from the Rabanastre raid. The design is pulled right from the Final Fantasy Tactics' art concept of the female samurai and is wonderfully realized.

But sometimes looking good comes at a price, too. I remember my favorite look for my Corsair in Final Fantasy XI required me wearing pants that reduced my movement speed by twenty percent and some of the best stat-based builds in Monster Hunter can make you look silly.

So this month's topic for Bloggers Wanted is costumes. Whether the costume is realized in-game or in real-life, we'd like for you to to discuss your favorite creations or tributes to characters, whether it's a custom look, a canon character or even a character skin like you'd find in Overwatch or Fortnite. You can discuss cosplays you've done, or cosplayers you admire. You can even talk about the plights of stat-based function over fashion.

The sky is the limit on this one, so head on over to our community blogs and get to writing! Use the prompt "Costume party: [Your title here]" and be sure to place "Bloggers Wanted" in the tags!

Now if you'll excuse me, I have get Bayonetta dressed up. She's heard about everyone and everything becoming Princess Peach and she would like to remind the world she was ahead of the curve on that.



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