Friday Night Fights: Videogames are awesome

Game with the Dtoid community

Happy Friday!

Today’s post is going to be fairly short. My daughter’s birthday party is today and I have a ton to do to get ready. For those of you who may have missed the new, our very own resplendent black grandmother, Ocamms Electric Toothbrush was recently brought on-board full time to help Andy, Beccy, myself and the rest of the community team.

Also, the always awesome Wrenchfarm (now know as Nic Rowen, whoever that is) has finally been brought on as a writer. I’ve been enjoying Wrench’s blogs for years now and I am beyond excited that all of his lovely words will now be front paged.

Congrats to Ocamms and Nic, everyone should totally leave them a nice message in the comments below (and by nice I mean naughty).

Before I go, if you own a Wii U, and have a hankerin’ for some serious action, go check out the Bayonetta 2 demo (if you haven’t already), it is, without a doubt, the most ridiculously, action packed demo I’ve played all year.

Ridiculous I tells ya.

Now, let’s get to the reason why you came here in the first place, the games…

Friday Night Fights

New to FNF? Read this! Each week, a bunch of us Dtoiders get together to play videogames online! It’s a 100% community-run event, so feel free to join in or even host something yourself!

The planning for FNF starts in the forums, where community members sign up to host matches and post their pertinent details (game, time, Gamertag, etc.). Then, every Friday, reminder posts go up in the community blogs thanks to a dedicated group of volunteers, and I recap it all here on the front page to give it a bit more exposure.

To join in, simply send a friend request to the match host! If you’d rather host something yourself, sound off in the comments section below!

Tonight’s Streamers:

  • Coming Soon  
    Host: This could be you! (Twitch Channel:
    Time: TBD

Check out the Destructoid Twitch schedule for more info! 

    360 FNF

    Tonight’s Games:

      • Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 (Xbox 360)
        Host: Usedtabe (GT: Usedtubby)
        Time: 8 Pacific | 11 Eastern
        *Tubby’s friends list is full, so send him a message if you want to play. 

                      Check out the Xbox FNF blog for more info!

                      Playstation FNF

                      Tonight’s Games:

                      • Destiny (PS4)
                        Host: Trev (PSN: ElZilcho)
                        Time 5 Pacific | 8 Eastern
                      • Warframe (PS4)
                        Host: Trev (PSN: ElZilcho)
                        Time 8 Pacific | 11 Eastern

                                              Check out the PS FNF blog for more info!

                                              PS3 FNF

                                              Tonight’s Games:

                                              • I brought you drinks, I brought you flowers, I read you books and talked for hours. 
                                                Host: Every day, so many drinks such pretty flowers so tell me
                                                Time: What have I, what have I, what have I done to deserve this?

                                              Check out the PS FNF blog for more info!

                                              Wii U FNF

                                              Tonight’s Games:

                                              • Mario Kart 8 (Gotta go fast!) Tournament Number: 1387-8210-8008
                                                Host: Smurfee McGee (NNID: smurfee_mcgee)
                                                Time: 8 Pacific | 11 Eastern

                                              Check out the Nintendo FNF blog for more info!

                                              3DS FNF

                                              Tonight’s Games:

                                              • Super Smash Brothers
                                                Host: Smurfee Mcgee (3DS Friend Code: 3995-6687-9850)
                                                Time: 8 Pacific | 11 Eastern 

                                                Check out the Nintendo FNF blog for more info!

                                                PC FNF

                                                Tonight’s Games:

                                                  • Team Fortress 2 (early game)
                                                    Time 5 Pacific | 8 am Eastern
                                                  • Team Fortress 2 (late game)
                                                    Time 9 Pacific | 12 am Eastern 

                                                        Check out the PC FNF blog for more info!

                                                        Weekend Warriors

                                                        Free this weekend? Why not sign up to host something for Weekend Warriors?! It’s like Friday Night Fights all weekend long! Sign up in the comments or Forum thread if you’re interested!


                                                        • Mario Kart 8 – Destructoid Tournament
                                                          Host: Smurfee Mcgee (Tournament Info: 1387-8210-8008)
                                                          Time: Saturday and Sunday (all day/night) Tournament ends Sunday night at 1:00 am EST


                                                          • Fab five Freddy told me everybody’s fly, DJ’s spinnin’ I said in my mind
                                                            Host: Flash is flash, flash is cool, Francois se pas, Flashe’ no do
                                                            Time: And ya don’t stop, sure shot, go out to the parking lot….

                                                          Check out the Weekend Warriors thread for more info!


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