So. How about that PlayStation 4, eh? It came out today. Then you've got that Xbox One next week. That's a thing. So what about us? PC elitists would say that the next generation has been upon us for a while now. And you know what? They're right. Windows 8 is the next generation in computing, with Livetiles to give you notifications without even opening an app, and a smooth touchscreen interface. And if you're already a Windows 8 customer, upgrade to Windows 8.1 now, for an even smoother and reliable experience. And forget what I said about the Xbox One being for "everyone else" earlier. Buy seven for yourself.
Oh. I guess you guys are doing this Friday Night Fights thing. Well, it's a good thing you're most likely doing so on a Windows operating system! Wanting to play some of these games on MacOS or Linux? Deal with it... Wait. I'm being told lots of these games are now coming to those OS's. Ummmm... PLEASE BUY WINDOWS AND XBOX PLEASE.
New to Friday Night Fights? It's easy to get involved!
Every Friday the Dtoid community gets together to play games online! Friday Night Fights is run completely by the Destructoid community, so feel free to join in someone's game, or host a game yourself!
The planning for FNF starts here in the forums, where community members volunteer to host matches and post their pertinent details (game, time, Steam ID, etc.). Then, every Friday, remininder posts go up in the cblogs followed by a recap post in the front page for last-minute planning.
If you'd like to join a game, just contact the host of the game! If you'd like to host a game, post your details in the following format:
Host: Dtoid username
Steam ID: Steam contact info (If you'd prefer to use something other than Steam for people to contact you, please specify here.)
Time: Time (Eastern Please!)Server: (If any)
Password: (If any)
Note: Any other applicable info about the game.
See you online!
This week's schedule:
Team Fortress 2 (Early Game)
Time: 5pm PST | 8pm EST Server: 184.108.40.206:27015
Team Fortress 2 (Late Game)
Time: 9pm PST | 12am EST Server: 220.127.116.11:27015
Host: PhilKenSebben (Steam: hillbillysk8)
Time: 10pm PST | 1am EST
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Welcome to Destructoid's PC Friday Night Fights!
Friday Night Fight's is a weekly event run by the Destructoid community. Every Friday we meet up to play games and have a good time. We start planning on the forums at the beginning of the week, followed by a post here and on the Friday Night Fights post on the front page every Friday. Want to join in? FNF is open to all who like to have fun!