Gaming News, Game Reviews, Game Trailers, E3 News

               
Dark theme   
PC   |   PS4   |   XBOX   |   SWITCH   |   3DS   |   VITA   |   JAPANESE   |   FILM   |   TOYS   |   MERCH


 
CblogRecaps blog header photo
CblogRecaps's c-blog
Fronts 13Posts 108Blogs 2640Following 38Followers 381


 
 

LONG BLOG

Cblogs of 4/18/09 + SilverDragonisms

   0

My life is so crazy and busy right now I barely had time to even write up this recap. Before I start the recap though I just wanted to say a goodbye to UnstoppableJuggernaut who has decided to leave the Dtoid community. It's always sad to see the old members leave. Always feels like a little bit of the site is leaving with them ...

So I'm dedicating this recap to UnstoppableJuggernaut ... see you on the flip side man ...






*-The shocking true story of what really happened on Cool Cool Mountain!



A-SnipeU2day lists 5 things that would make great games
S-FalconReaper continues his series "Boss Files" with installment #2
M-For those about to die: Seven Lessons from the Security Professional's of Mirror's Edge
M-Those About to Die: Game Companies
M-Those About to Die: Snacks
M-Those about to die: Your Friends
M-Those About to Die: Tutorial Enemies



E-What this a real contest? The world may never know ....



E-Sadly, UnstoppableJuggernaut is leaving the Dtoid community!
E-ShiMuNi night continues this week with THE ROOM
S-ChillyBilly shows off the bad ass gaming haul he got at his local Goodwill Store today
B-Everyone say HAPPY BIRTHDAY to Seigfreid



V-Geoff shows you how ot get a Million Points in Outrun Online
R-Storm Drain introduces himself to the community by showcasing his video review of RE5



A-Retroman shows off a bunch of covers from some old school Nintendo Magazines
F-New bad ass movie clip from Transformers 2



L-UnstoppableJuggernaut, you will be missed!!!



No fail blogs today!!!!


-(SilverDragon1979)

FPoTD
Login to vote this up!


 
 

  0 COMMENTS

Please login (or) make a quick account (free)
to view and post comments.



 Login with Twitter

 Login with Dtoid

Three day old threads are only visible to verified humans - this helps our small community management team stay on top of spam

Sorry for the extra step!

 

About CblogRecapsone of us since 11:27 PM on 07.02.2008

About Cblog Recaps

Schedule:
Mondays - Lord Spencer
Tuesdays - Larxinostic
Wednesdays - DeadMoon
Thursdays -OrochiLeona
Fridays - Gamemaniac3434
Saturdays - AmnaUmen
Sundays - Riobux

Reserve Recappers:
Gajknight
LinkSlayer64
ShadeOfLight
Torchman
TheBlondeBass
Hypno Coffin

Current "Bloggers Wanted" assignment
The Adaptation

Some things don't belong in this world and yet they are conjured time and again by humans that wish to pay them tribute. A video game, book, comic or TV show becomes popular and later becomes adapted to another medium entirely or, worse, a mobile phone spin-off.

Sometimes you get Telltale's The Walking Dead and other times you get Super Mario Bros.: The Movie -- one a great tribute to the comics and TV shows and the other had its soul stolen and made a '90s movie executive's slave.

And here comes another classic game series with hopes of becoming a Netflix hit as I brace myself and hope it doesn't turn out to be a miserable pile of secrets.

Castlevania is a beloved series and with Konami it's sort of a surprise they'd do anything with it at all after running out the people that made their games good and running the franchise into the ground soon after. Yet here we are with an anime series debuting this week and I'm kind of excited for it.

History should leave me a bit more cynical, sure. I remember the Street Fighter live-action movie, the Zelda cartoon and much more, but Mortal Kombat was perfect in its camp and The Witcher games are pretty faithful to their source material. We even have games being adapted into other kinds of games by different developers. Borderlands is now a looter-shooter and a point-and-click adeventure and that works really well, actually.

So for this month's "Bloggers wanted," we want you head over to the community blogs and tell us about your favorite adaptations of games to other mediums or even your favorite adaptation of another medium to games. Use "The Adaptation: [Your game/title here]" in the title and place "Bloggers Wanted" in the tags.

Enough talk, have at you!


Current Community Contests

Community Announcements
We have a Twitter account!
@CblogRecaps
Help us spread the word out on these recaps and in turn, everyone's blogs too! (These tweets appear on Dtoid's official accounts as well)
________________________________________

Archives

Legend:

WORDtoid

A- Articles
S- Series
B- Bloggers Wanted
P- Podcasts

CONTEStoid

C- Community Contests
W- Winners/Updates
E- Entries

COMMUNItoid

E- Events
F- Fight Nights
D- Destructoid in the Wild
S- Stories
C- Contemplations
I- Introductions
B- Birthdays
R- RIP
H- Houses, cribs, setups

GAMEtoid

N- News
V- Videos
R- Reviews
P- Previews
T- Thoughts
D- Development
$- Deals

CULTUroid

A- Art
M- Music
F- Film/TV
L- Literature
S- Swag

OTHEroid

L- LOLs
R- Random
V- Videos
C- Could Be Better
?- Defies Description

FAILtoid

S- You Are Slow
F- Maybe Fail?