Gaming News, Game Reviews, Game Trailers, Tech News

dtoid   |   japanator   |   flixist   |   tomopop


 
 
 




#Brutal Legend


 photo
8===D

Brutal Legend and Destructoid Twitter party is a GO!

Destructoid cordially invites all readers to our second Twitter Party Extravaganza, and you don't even have to bring beer. At 3pm Central (RIGHT NOW) to 5pm Central, Twitter will be set aflame by talk of THE METAL and all things concerning ...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Interview: Picking the brain of Double Fine's Tim Schafer

Tim Schafer. Tim f**king Schafer. He's a man that most of us know. One of the writers behind The Secret of Monkey Island, and the man behind Full Throttle, Grim Fandango, Psychonauts, and Brütal Legend, Schafer has remained on the cutt...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

We host a Brutal Legend Twitter party, you win a PS3 Slim!

A few weeks ago, Destructoid co-hosted a Twitter party for King of Fighters XII, using everybody's favorite self-obsession network to hand out a bunch of cool prizes to the Destructoid community. The power of the Destructoid fanbase was out...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Pre-order Brutal Legend for early access to the demo

Why wait until September 17 to play Brütal Legend when you can do so a little in advance? As we guessed earlier, one of the pre-order bonuses for the rocktacular game will indeed be a chance to get the demo early -- reserve your copy a...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D
  Watch Video

GC 09: Get this Brutal Legend trailer into your skull

Electronic Arts kicked off Gamescom with a presser full of hype and marketing, like any good presser should. Among the festivities was a bit of a boast about Brütal Legend defeating the "huge ugly monster" that was Activision...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Brutal Legend demo coming in Septic-tember (Update 2)

If you're not already sold on Double Fine's Brütal Legend, your brain might be broken. But we can understand wanting to try before you buy, so we're happy to hear a demo is on its way for PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 this September Septi...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Tim Schafer on creativity: 'Stupid ideas are often the best'

One of the things I did with my interview with Tim Schafer was allow some community members to offer questions to ask the guy. I liked what DaedHead8 and Krow asked: How is Tim able to be so creative, and how does he get those creative juic...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Tim Schafer on Monkey Island: 'I get instantly happy'

By now you've heard about the multiplayer for Brütal Legend, as well as the yet-unseen 4v4 mode. But, as we all know, Tim Schafer is a man of many hats, and one of the hats he wore was writer for the original The Secret of Monkey Islan...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Preview: Brutal Legend (multiplayer)

Brütal Legend has a ton going for it. The single-player experience is impressive, the soundtrack is going to rock so hard, and the game is still scheduled to rock October now that Activision backed off Electronic Art’s Kool-Aid.T...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D
  Watch Video

Schafer rocks Rubik's Cube for Brutal Legend soundtrack reveal

Okay, so maybe the soundtrack for Brütal Legend leaked a bit early. But for its official reveal, Double Fine and Electronic Arts rock it hard... by having designer Tim Schafer solve a Rubik's Cube. Huh? Sure. Why not?Apparently so...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

EA Denmark lets Brutal Legend soundtrack slip (Update)

I don't know if the soundtrack for a game has every truly been "hotly anticipated," but if one had to choose the most "hotly anticipated" soundtrack to a game ever it might just be Brütal Legend's as the entire game...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Activision getting barely anything in Brutal Legend suit

If you like to see evil publisher Activision getting what it deserves for its greed and hubris, then this is the story for you. The LA Times is reporting that the nefarious company is getting "little to not compensation" in the Br...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Rocktober lives! Brutal Legend lawsuit settled

It's been a bumpy road for Brutal Legend, what with all the legal mumbo jumbo surrounding the game. It started as Activision suing Double Fine for allegedly "improperly" transferring the rights from Activision to Electronic Arts.T...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D
  Watch Video

Jack Black usurps Internet meme throne in Brutal Thoughts #5

Look, I like Jack Black. I’m a big fan of his band, Tenacious D, and I think he’s reasonably funny in general. Unfortunately, most of the “Brutal Thoughts” videos that he’s done (see parts two, three, and four)...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Double Fine files countersuit in Brutal Legend legal battle

According to a report by the Washington Post, Brütal Legend’s developer Double Fine has filed a countersuit to Activision’s legal attempts to prevent the game’s Roktober release. The countersuit contends that Activisi...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D
  Watch Video

Start your morning off right, watch some more Brutal Legend

Do you have 22 minutes to spare? In that case, may I recommend viewing this fine gameplay video for Brütal Legend? Like the video from last week, it features commentary from Tim Schafer. And, deciding that he alone is insufficiently aw...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Limited edition Brutal Legend figure is simply gorgeous

Holy f**k! Look at this thing! LOOK AT IT! This Brütal Legend figure rocks! The Eddie Riggs figure was sculpted by Mark Newman, painted by Tom Vukmanic and is over 17 inches tall. It features Eddie getting ready to kill some Druids wi...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

EA's San Diego Comic-Con lineup is full of violence

Electronic Arts has over a dozen games they want the San Diego Comic-Con masses to get their hands on. Here’s everything that EA will be showing off on the Comic-Con showfloor: Brutal Legend Dante’s Inferno Dead Space Extractio...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Brutal Legend multiplayer features four-on-four 'skirmish'

Electronic Arts has today revealed details about multiplayer for upcoming rock n' roll action game Brütal Legend. Billed as a "four versus four skirmish," action will blend with strategy to create something that's hopefully a...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Jack Black explains the history of the battleaxe

Man, there's really been a ton of content coming out on Brütal Legend as they ramp up hype some three months before the scheduled release of the game. And, hey, here's more of it!In this short video, Jack Black does that thing that he ...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

GWAR and more rock Comic-Con's Brutal Legend Metal Meltdown

Now here's something that makes me wish I were headed out to San Diego for Comic-Con this year...Electronic Arts a Vice are hosting the Brütal Legend Metal Meltdown Concert on July 23 in San Diego, just in time for Comic-Con. Performin...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

17 minutes of Brutal Legend with Tim Schafer

We at Destructoid cannot get enough of Brütal Legend. Everything about this game is going to be so awesome! A new video for the game was released and it shows off the first 17 minutes of the game. All of this was covered in our previe...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Rumor about a rumor: Wii version of Brutal Legend canceled

This October, Double Fine's Brütal Legend will rock the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 so hard that the name of said month has been changed to "Rocktober." And while it's not been confirmed by the developer or its publisher Elect...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Jack Black tries to make funny in latest Brutal Legend promo

This latest "Brutal Thoughts with Jack Black" promotional video for Brütal Legend isn't quite as funny as some of the previous ones. We blame it on the suspicious lack of Tim Schafer. Well, at least Schafer gets top billing o...   read

 
 
 photo
8===D

Brutal Legend box art ushers in impending Rocktober arrival

We don't do "check out this box art" posts that often, but we make our exceptions. Double Fine's Brütal Legend is one of those exceptions. So, you know, "check out this box art."Of note is designer Tim Schafer's nam...   read

 
 
Nick ChesterFeatured blogger

Editor-in-Chief @ Destructoid.com nick at destructoid.com

 


 


Reviews   filter by...

The Bunker"'I'm going underground (going underground)'"

 

Virginia"It's a game, I guess?"

 

Rive"Swan Song"

 

Forza Horizon 3"Crocodile Dandy"

 

Dear Esther"Walking and Talking"

 
More ReviewsGame Trailers
 


 


Not in stores: Upcoming games

More Previews
 

Destructoid Originals

More Originals
 
 

Community expand | +quickpost

FlanxLycanth

Bought a new controller and it worked, now all I need is a wife

 
Gundy

#DtoidIs

 
triggerpigking

Anyone else having issues with destructiods following page? the others work fine but im getting a blank screen on

 
Parismio

#Dtoidis

 
Mike Martin

#DtoidIs My Dick

 
gajknight

I can get behind this new #Dtoidis funny, sexy, dank memes, great writers, awesome community, buttz and bewbs, existential crisiss, danker memes, <3

 
Oridan

best music

 
AdmiralAckbong

Did a paid trial run today at a different family owned coffee spot and got a new Feeling good so Im gonna try starting a new trend #DtoidIs catgirl appreciation, a depression support group, silly hats only club

 
Kaleido Ruby

AM2R was supposed to update its OST in the This didnt happen because Ninty shut it Its been released and is available for download through MediaFire or

 
Hypno Coffin

Ill take you up on that hashtag, #DtoidIs homoerotic, multifaceted, communal, a home away from home, sometimes Also,

 

Blogs | expand

 

WTF IS DESTRUCTOID? 10 years of pants optional Free Download

Stats