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2013: Best songs

What was your favorite song or soundtrack of 2013?

[All week long we'll be asking for your thoughts on certain topics related to the year in gaming! Miss a previous post? Click here to sound off on your favorite and least favorite new characters!] Gaming is graced with some amazing original...   read

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2013: Worst characters

Who was the WORST new videogame character of 2013?

[All week long we'll be asking for your thoughts on certain topics related to the year in gaming!] 2013 added some amazing new characters to our medium, but it also brought with it some serious stinkers. Annoying (and unwanted) co-op sideki...   read

2013: Best characters photo
2013: Best characters

Who was your favorite new videogame character this year?

[All week long we're going to be asking for your thoughts on certain topics related to the year in gaming. Here's the first!] 2013 was absolutely ripe with juicy new characters in the realm of gaming. Badass '80s action heroes, hilarious na...   read

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Assassin's Creed review
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Review: Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag

Another year, another Assassin's Creed. Ubisoft hasn't shown any signs of slowing down on annual releases for the series, despite handily finishing its main story arc. Correctly identifying the best innovation of Assassin's Creed III a...   read

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Dtoid's PAX Prime 2013 community choice award winner!

Last week, we asked you to pick your favorite game of PAX Prime 2013. Today, the results are in! I wish I could say it was a close call, but the rest of the games on the show floor apparently decided to phone it in compared to...   read

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Vote for Dtoid's PAX Prime 2013 community choice award!

PAX Prime 2013 is now in full swing, which can only mean one thing: it's time to pick your favorite game of the show! There are a ton of titles for both current and upcoming hardware playable on the show floor, and Destructoid will be bring...   read

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E3 Community Choice

Destructoid's Best of E3 2013 community choice winner!

Our editors have each had their say. Destructoid proper has announced its picks. Now it's YOUR turn! Last week we asked you to vote for your favorite game of E3 2013. After several thousand ballots cast and nary a hanging chad, we're ready ...   read

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E3 2013 Community Choice
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Vote now for Destructoid's E3 2013 Community Choice Award

You've watched all the press conferences. You've read all the news. Now it's time to sound off with your favorite game of E3! We've reported on dozens of awesome games over the last few days, but only one is destined for the covet...   read

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Most Wanted of 2013

The Dtoid community's most wanted games of 2013

Last week, we asked you in the Destructoid community to pick your most anticipated games of 2013. After a week of intense vote-counting, we're ready to share the results! The voting was extremely close; so much so that the top three ga...   read

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What's YOUR most anticipated game of 2013?

[Update: Poll closed! Winner announced tomorrow!] Earlier today, the Destructoid staff made our choices for most wanted games of 2013. Now it's time for you to share YOUR favorites! Hit the jump to cast your votes, and be sure to let us kno...   read

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Community Choice

The winner of Destructoid's community choice award 2012

For the past week we've tasked you, the Destructoid community, with choosing your favorite videogame of 2012. After nearly 5,000 votes cast, we're ready to declare the winner! The five games you see in the header were the top voted games of...   read

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2012 Community Choice
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Vote and tell us your favorite videogame of 2012

[Update: Voting closed! Winner announced shortly!] It's that time of the year again! From now until next Thursday, we're asking you in the Dtoid community to sound off on your favorite games of 2012! Below is just a sampling of the hundreds...   read

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Review: Cave Story (3DS eShop)

For those of you who have lost count, this is the third time that I've reviewed Cave Story, and the second time I've reviewed it on the 3DS platform. That may sound like a lot, but I've actually been slacking. This eShop-specific version of...   read

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Jetpack Joyride finally out on Android, and it's free!

Android owners can finally play one of the most enjoyable mobile games ever with the arrival of Halfbrick's Jetpack Joyride. Best of all, it's free! You can download the game either through Google Play or the Amazon App Store. You really h...   read

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Review: Thirty Flights of Loving

You won't get very far on your escapades through the Internet without someone complaining about how much "games these days do nothing but hold your hand." This phrase is most often used when referring to gameplay, but the same can easily be...   read


Review: Astro A50

It doesn't take much to really improve the gaming experience. Better seating, better lighting, better company, etc. are sometimes all it takes to go from an utterly insufferable trek through your simulated world of choice to a mag...   read

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Review: Ratchet and Clank Collection

For a while there, the 3D platformer was lost on Sony’s platform but then Insomniac found it. And, somehow, the Spyro guys made it better than the genre ever was on the PlayStation. Along with Naughty Dog and Sucker Punch, Insomniac...   read

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Review: Super Hexagon

Super Hexagon is a game that makes your eyeballs feel like they're being forcibly twisted against your will while still in their sockets. It is a game that makes your brain feel like it's being torn up and stitched back together by a drunke...   read

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Destructoid's PAX Prime 2012 Community Choice Winner!

On Friday we asked you in the community to vote for your favorite games of PAX Prime 2012. After four fun-filled days of ballot-casting and only a few thousand hanging chads, the results are in! And the winner is...   read

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Vote in Dtoid's PAX Prime 2012 Community Choice Awards!

It's that time of the year again! PAX Prime 2012 is now in full swing, which means it's your turn to let your voice be heard and tell us what your favorite game of the show is! All weekend long we'll be bringing you news from the ...   read


Your guide to Guild Wars 2

With the Guild Wars 2 headstart beginning tomorrow, many of you will be playing the game for the first time. Some of you may still be on the fence about whether to purchase it or not (hint: you should). If you haven't played in any of the b...   read

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Review: Counter-Strike: Global Offensive

In 1999, I crawled out of Counter-Strike’s wretched vagina to become the man I am today. And, now, I’m tasked with rating the game. How does one even rate his mother? In sixth grade, I would wake up for school at 5:30 AM, but ...   read


Destructoid's gamescom Community Choice Award winner

After nearly a week of voting and calls for even more games to be added for consideration, we’re ready to reveal your community choice award from gamescom 2012!And the winner is...   read

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gamescom: Destructoid Community Choice Award

[Voting will be closing at midnight tonight, so get your vote in if you haven't already!] Meine Damen und Herren, gamescom ist hier. (Or something, my German is a little off these days.) But yes, gamescom is well underway! And you all know ...   read

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Review: Darksiders II

Every now and then, a game comes along that seems to have the right stuff -- it's got an unforgettable visual style, a quality studio, a respectable marketing budget, and the kind of gameplay that should go over damn well with a crowd. Ever...   read

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Strongly considering partaking in the Game Narrative Review program ahead of GDC Even though I already have a pass for it, I want to leverage this opportunity to hone my writing and analytical I already got an idea of what game Ill

Screamin Churros

While I do really like Incineroars overall design, there is one little detail that almost ruins it for me: its weird sausage Same thing happened to me last gen with Delphoxs volumous ear


When D-toid gives your most highly anticipated game of the year a cant wait to play Owlboy!!!

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Gundy the Merciless



Taking a bit of a break from community See you guys in a few days!


Downloaded the Triple Pack of Resident Evil games (4,5,6) because of the Halloween does RE6 get any better? Im playing through Leons campaign with my fiance and it Like are there documents to read and maps to find?


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