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The Hidden: Tonights HL2 mod for HL Mod Thursday

So a quick post, and I apologize for the lateness, the game tonight will be The Hidden. So quickly run and grab it from here if you want to play. It starts at 8 PM EST, and goes until people want to stop. So drop in anytime. Back yet? ...

 
 
 
 

Mirror's Edge is being written by Rhianna Pratchett

As per Ars Technica This is going to be a quick post, no picture just want to get everyone's take on this very important detail. I was very, very much hoping that the story for this game would borrow heavily from William Gibson books. I ...

 
 
 

The Destructoid Steam Community Game Calendar

In case you missed it we have a destructoid steam community, and it is awesome. We have a full slate of events scheduled throughout the week. Feel free to join in the fun of any event, or do them all. You are given Sunday to rest. All ...

 
 
 

Obscure Half-Life Mod Thursday: Voting starts now!

I've been organizing the Destructoid Steam Groups Obscure Half Life Mod Thursday, and it has been a lot of fun. But I doubt many of you know about it. So here's the deal every Thursday we pick a Half Life mod and play it. We now have d...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Calling all music/TF2 geeks, soundtrack mind teaser

If you could care less about TF2 or music you might want to skip this. Since this is long I will italicize the only things you need to read for the short version. I'm a huge TF2 geek, as I was a huge TFC geek. I'm also a big music geek. ...

 
 
 

The daily...weekly...erm whenever I feel like it WTF

Everyone likes to talk about all the violence these days and who causes it. But seriously, they knew violence in 1869. There is nothing I can say to express how incredibly inventively violent this is. I mean seriously, of all the ways I ...

 
 
 
 

Dtoid book club 3: Love is in the air

Welcome to the third installment of the Dtoid book club. For todays book club everyone should post their thoughts on the newest book you've read and something old that you really enjoyed and would like to recommend to people. The last...

 
 
 

David Hellman is amazing, did the art for Braid.

I know almost everyone here is crazy in expectation of Braid, but whilst reading another epically long Penny Arcade post I arrived at linkage to his site and the man is a freaking amazing artist. So I am telling you that if you have not al...

 
 
 

Not My Turning Point Gaming Rig

So there it is my gaming rig, are you impressed. Yes I game on a laptop, yes it is a Macintosh. Notice also my stellar gaming location, on my dining room table. Are those bills over there? Just so you know I might be paying my mortgag...

 
 
 
 

Epic TF2 Lego Pic, Surf is afraid of copyright law

Since I know jack about copyright law I will just link the following, but if you have any love of Team Fortress 2 or legos I suggest you check it out. Without further ado. I'm currently playing Lost Odyssey that I got for my birthday. It...

 
 
 

Why I love Craigslist (Reddit)

Found this on reddit and it was too amazing not to share. Here's the link to the original. Me: I’m selling a pair of Shure e4c headphones for $199. Buyer: I saw those on Amazon for $170. Will you sell for $125? Me: I’ll sell them for $150...

 
 
 

SCTS: The Secret Society That Will Doom Us All

I am writing this to warn you of a malicious secret society with global domination in mind. This nefarious group of women aims to convince us that somewhere, other than were we currently are, there are acts of incredible sex in a kinky n...

 
 
 
 

Rick Astley Would Never

Another fail post! Anyways this amazing scientific evidence comes to us thanks to timbearcub on LJ and then posted by someone else on Flickr (then submitted to digg and reddit). I'm expecting a thesis and full report on the complete fin...

 
 
 
 

Good Idea, Bad Idea: Videogame Monopolies

The underlying idea of why it is a good that game companies like EA are buying up all the studios they can get their hands on is that with a very large number of resources they can better support the games that need it. If an amazing gam...

 
 
 

WTF?!?

Sorry for the fail post but I just had to share this.... Which is my new unexplainable image, beating out the old one... Which is actually quite explainable if you think about it. If anyone can explain this please let me know. Also ...

 
 
 

Dtoid Book Club 2: The Bookening

Since most people don't read a book a week, this Dtoid book club theme will be to pick a book that you love but don't think many people know about. Tell us the title, who wrote it, what it's about and why we should read it. I'll start a...

 
 
 

You Suck at Blogging Part 1

A lot of people have been complaining about the quality of community blogs lately so in the spirit of the “You Suck at Photoshop” tutorials that have been passed around lately here is a primer on making a good blog. This is not targeted ...

 
 
 
 

"Spook Country" becoming a reality?

I saw this video and I immediately thought of the locational works of art that Gibson talked about in his book "Spook Country." If you haven't checked this guy out he is one of the genuinely creepy author's in that a lot of the stuff he ...

 
 

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