Gaming News, Game Reviews, Game Trailers, Tech News

dtoid   |   japanator   |   flixist   |   tomopop   |   store


 
 
 





Battlefield 1 photo
Battlefield 1

World War 1 'wasn't the most obvious choice' for Battlefield, says EA boss

EA Studios boss Patrick Soderlund has admitted he wasn’t too keen on the idea of “trench warfare” and Battlefield 1. As reported by Gamespot, it took persistence by development team DICE to obtain the go-ahead to deve...   read

 
 
Iwata drops truth bomb photo
Iwata drops truth bomb

Iwata: Nintendo going third party is bad in the long term

Nintendo should go third party, they say. "Nintendo should have their IP on every platform," they say. No matter how many times CEO Satoru Iwata or anybody in Nintendo management have repeated themselves, there's always some new chucklehead...   read

 
 
Next-gen graphics photo
Next-gen graphics

BioWare artist: Next-gen graphics not an obvious leap

One thing many gamers noticed -- and I particularly did -- was that the PlayStation 4 looked to be taking a step toward better game visuals, rather than the jump experienced in prior generations. BioWare artist Neil Thompson agrees, explain...   read

 
 
Watch Dogs photo
Watch Dogs

Watch Dogs has a viral webpage, obviously

If you were paying close attention to the latest Watch Dogs trailer, you might have noticed a web address for the game world's Central Operating Network (ctOS). Visiting http://chicago-ctos.com/ takes you to a black page with ASCII text ind...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Nintendo will region-lock the Wii U ... obviously

Nintendo has surprised absolutely nobody by confirming that the Wii U will be region-locked, meaning European, American, and Japanese games will only work on systems made specifically for the corresponding country. Importers beware! This is...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Pokemon Black & White 2 net over 1 million JP pre-orders

Remember when your parents told you Pokemon was just a fad? Oh how wrong they were. Sixteen years later, and Pokemon Black & White 2 is still selling like hotcakes. A recent report suggests that there were 1.16 million pre-orders for Bl...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

PSVita Uncharted and Resistance to get multiplayer

During my time with the Vita last week (more on that later), I managed to dig up some interesting little nuggets regarding Uncharted: Golden Abyss and Resistance: Burning Skies. Now, these may seem like no brainers, but I feel like the...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Gah! It was so obvious! Why didn't I think of that?

Reddit user aheadofhistime showed off his new custom vanity plate. It's so simple that it's beyond brilliant. My new custom plate :) [Reddit]   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Mind blown! You can play games in 2D on a 3DS!

Nintendo of Europe has posted a banner ad on their home page for the upcoming Metallic Red 3DS model. In addition to sporting a fiery finish, this latest 3DS also comes packed with some incredible new features. Not only can you now play you...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Shocking: Desmond's tale to continue after AC:Revelations

In a twist that is a unsurprising as James Bond not dying at the end of a movie, Assassin's Creed: Revelations' lead writer Darby McDevitt ("It's DeWitt!") has told CVG that the upcoming game "won't answer everything because Desmond's story...   read

 
 


 photo
8===D

Captain Obvious: DS outsold 3DS

The 3DS is having a hard time living up to the success of its predecessor, the Nintendo DS. If you need evidence of that, then look no further than last month's North American sales numbers. According to those, the DS is still outshini...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Chris Evans to voice, look like Captain America in game

Sega has announced today that Chris Evans, the star of the upcoming Captain America film, will voice and lend his likeness to the character in the upcoming game. That is, of course, if you hadn't already made this assumption when you saw Ev...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Captain Obvious: New Pokemon games coming to 3DS, Wii

As sure as the air you're breathing, there are new Pokémon games in the works for Nintendo consoles right now. You know this, right? Not convinced? "We are also developing Pokémon related products on the Wii and 3DS," Nintendo...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Obvious: Coulton pens song for Portal 2

Well isn't this a triumph for Jonathan Coulton -- the singer/songerwriter will have a song that will appear in Valve's Portal 2. Shocking, I know, considering his track "Still Alive" -- which played during Portal's closing credits -- was a ...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Kid Icarus dev suggests steady hands for 3DS enjoyment

This seems like a bit of a Captain Obvious post, but everybody's treating Masahiro Sakurai's comments like a big deal, so you might want to know. Basically, the Kid Icarus Uprising director has stated that you'll want a set of steady h...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

SEGA has three major Sonic announcements in 2011

A SEGA marketing ape has loosened his jaw in the latest Game Informer to reveal that "two of three" big Sonic the Hedgehog announcements are coming in the early portions of 2011. SEGA with some Sonic news ... what a unique concept! "We're l...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Analyst believes GTA V "likely" in 2012

"Janco Partners" analyst Mike Hickey gave some predictions for Take-Two today. Why? Because he believes the publisher will make enough money to remain profitable even if a new GTA doesn't come out during the next fiscal year (April 1 2011 -...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Captain Obvious: Splatterhouse denied rating in Germany

Game Captain is reporting that the gore-soaked Splatterhouse has been denied classification by the German classification board and, thus, will not be published in Germany. Hard to imagine that what is being marketed as one of the most ...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

No DLC for GoldenEye 007

After having it bluntly confirmed that GoldenEye 007 would indeed have no DLC whatsoever, I struggled with whether or not to top this story off with our intrepid hero, Captain Obvious. On the one hand games on the Wii just don't get DLC, bu...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Obsidian planning Fallout: New Vegas downloadable content

Bethesda's Fallout 3 set the bar for post-release support in this console generation with its robust package of five add-ons: "Operation: Anchorage," "The Pitt," "Broken Steel," "Point Lookout," and "Mothership Zeta." When I asked Fallout: ...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Fallout: New Vegas drawing more pre-orders than Fallout 3

It seems that there is demand for Obsidian's Fallout: New Vegas, so much so that the pre-orders for the post-apocalyptic role-playing game are far exceeding those for the series' previous title, Fallout 3. That's what MCV is reporting from ...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

UK Charts: StarCraft II, obviously

It will come as a surprise to absolutely nobody that StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty is soaring atop the chart this week, demolishing the competition and leaving bloody carcasses of spoiled hopes in its hype-drenched wake. StarCraft is popul...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

NPD survey suggests more band-specific music games coming

With the upcoming release of Green Day: Rock Band this June, you'd think that maybe MTV and Activision would give the single-band game thing a rest. Of course, you'd be sorely mistaken. Destructoid reader Dexter345 sent us a screencap ...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Captain Obvious: Ninja Gaiden 3 pub says Ninja Gaiden 3 will be good

Hey, get this: Ninja Gaiden publisher Tecmo Koei says that Ninja Gaiden 3 is going to be a good game. While not officially announced, Tecmo Koei senior managing director Yoshiki Sugiyama is already talking up the sequel. "Ninja Gaiden is su...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

UK Charts: Football, obviously

It should surprise nobody that 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa sits atop the UK Charts this week, enjoying big sales despite the questionable asking price. Still, most football fans are dumbshits, so nobody could expect them to be discerni...   read

 
 
Jim SterlingFeatured blogger
 


 


Reviews   filter by...

Star Trek Online"Best call it a shakedown cruise"

 

Payday 2: The Big Score"Hand it all over"

 

King's Quest: Snow Place Like Home"The not-so-prodigal son returns"

 

Overcooked"Nearly a masterpiece"

 

Yo-Kai Watch 2: Bony Spirits"Yeah, I'll take more cat creatures"

 

Hitman: Colorado"LET'S GO DENVER"

 
More ReviewsGame Trailers
 


 


Not in stores: Upcoming games

More Previews
 

Destructoid Originals

More Originals
 
 

Community expand | +quickpost

ragm54

Rejoice, today I will show you why Reigen is my boy! (Spoilers duh)

 
Mike Martin

Hey folks, plan your FNF Im having technical difficulties and the rest of the CM crew is busy at work! Sorry for the last minute notice!

 
Electric Reaper

If youre thinking of voting 3rd party this year for POTUS, please Youll just waste your Also, Gary Johnson

 
yomiura

#CatgirlFriday

 
JcDent

Miss Peregrine, Oliv The Fiery Gloved Handjob From A Redhead And Proactive Skellies Also Known As The Only Fun Unbangable Protags

 
Robosquid

I am a happy boy

 
GoofierBrute

Oh hey, its

 
Zaboru

Macross Delta soundtracks are so Probably my favorite songs in the franchise, which means a lot since I love them

 
Torchman

YOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO

 
Samsneeze

ONI! ONI! ONI! ONI! ONI! ONI! ONI! ONI! ONI! ONI! ONI! ONI! ONI! ONI! ONI! ONI! ONI! ONI! ONI! ONI! ONI! ONI! ONI! ONI! ONI! ONI! ONI! ONI! ONI! ONI! ONI! ONI! ONI! ONI! ONI! ONI! ONI! ONI! ONI! ONI! ONI! ONI! ONI! ONI! ONI! ONI! ONI! ONI! ONI! ONI! ONI!

 

Blogs | expand

 

WTF IS DESTRUCTOID? 10 years of pants optional Free Download

Stats