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I present to you: The first Destructoid hedgehog

I'm proud to announce we've finally peaked, we've come to the long-awaited destination, we've created a hedgehog. But, not just any hedgehog, the Destructoid hedgehog. Now before anyone decides to leave “name suggestions,” let m...

 
 
 
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Review: Sonic Forces

It might be time for a new approach to 3D Sonic the Hedgehog games. We see so many great studios swoop in and re-invent (or do right by) the series, like PagodaWest Games and Headcannon with the recent Sonic Mania, but those are mostly 2D a...

 
 
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PSA: Sonic Forces' PC port is a hot mess

Sonic Forces has already had a bit of an uphill battle to face releasing after Sonic Mania, but it looks like PC users are going to have an even rougher time of it. Thanks to the magic of Denuvo DRM, most users can't even progress past the ...

 
 
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Superhero tropes aplenty in Sonic Forces launch trailer

Sega's Sonic Forces speeds onto the scene today, with the spiky blue mascot and his edgy buddies coming together to once again battle the evil Dr. Robotnik, nee Eggman, and his army of mechanical monsters.One last trailer has been released ...

 
 
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Sonic Adventure 1 & 2 soundtracks getting vinyl release

Vinyl soundtrack publishers Brave Wave have announced this weekend that the soundtracks to classic Sega titles Sonic Adventure and Sonic Adventure 2 are in line for a luscious LP release.Both titles will receive two records each, with the f...

 
 
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Join The Eggman Empire in new Sonic Forces trailer

Things are looking bad for Dr. Robotnik nee Eggman. After years of having his schemes foiled by a bunch of glove-loving, wisecracking animals, his public image has taken something of a kicking. How things might have been different if Sega h...

 
 
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Sonic Forces responds to 'No Review Codes' tweet

Yesterday, numerous game sites were reporting on the fact that Sega would not send out review codes for its upcoming platform adventure, Sonic Forces, until the day of release, causing people to fear that the latest game from the spiky one ...

 
 
 
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Overcoming Fear: Deep Blue

[Feel like you're drowning in spooky blogs yet? Well too bad! Michael Giff walks us through yet another horrible video game water level, and the shockingly simple way he was able to overcome his fear of it! Dtoid is always looking for cool ...

 
 
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Bubsy was originally planned to be a Cheetos game

For all three of you excited about the upcoming Bubsy: The Woolies Strike Back, Did You Know Gaming has uploaded a video that is all about Bubsy. One of the more interesting facts contained is that Bubsy was originally envisioned as a Chest...

 
 
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I still can't believe we're getting a new Bubsy

That new Bubsy game is coming out real soon and the powers that be must be getting antsy. Ahead of the October 31 launch on PC and PlayStation 4, there's a new trailer for Bubsy: The Woolies Strike Back that involves a Sonic the Hedgehog ga...

 
 
 
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These Sonic Funko toys gotta go somewhere fast

I know Funko Pop! toys get a bad rap, but I never quite saw what the problem was. Eye read folks' bad views of them on Twitter and the like, but I just don't perceive any issues. Sonic the Hedgehog had a series released before, but those we...

 
 
 
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You can read the Sonic Forces tie-in comic right here

Sega's Sonic Forces blasts onto the scene next month, bringing with it the unenviable task of matching up to the much-beloved Sonic Mania that dropped earlier this year to mucho fan acclaim.In order to set the scene a little for the new tit...

 
 
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Sonic comics return April 2018 with writer Ian Flynn

Sega has found a new home for Sonic comics at IDW Publishing, and this weekend at New York Comic Con, the company shared more specifics. Notably, writer Ian Flynn is back on board, which should please fans who dug the Archie Comics series. ...

 
 
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Nintendo Pro: Sonic Mania

Sonic and crew are back as well, perfectly curated into a 16-bit throwback for the Switch! Sonic Mania is one among many nostalgia kicks for the ever so glorious new platform, which is totally rad... but I don’t know, can you not hel...

 
 
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Sonic the Hedgehog movie now at Paramount

The Sonic the Hedgehog movie is moving studios. Deadpool director Tim Miller was going to produce with his pal Jeff Fowler directing and Sony had the rights to make it, but they put the project on hold and...

 
 
 
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Oh don't you worry, Sonic Forces will have a casino

Do any of you genuinely like casino zones in the Sonic series? Someone must! They look appropriately flashy, but my experience with them tends to break down into bouncing all over the place and never quite going where I intended. I don't pl...

 
 
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Sonic Mania update fixes the Switch home button

Nintendo Switch players have been putting up with a pesky issue in Sonic Mania not found in other versions of the game, and this week Sega is issuing a fix at last. That wonky delay on the home button? As of this update, it should be gone. ...

 
 
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Sonic Forces will have an Episode Shadow add-on at launch

Shadow has found his way into Sonic Forces. Sega is planning an Episode Shadow add-on that'll deal with his "mysterious backstory" with the new villain, Infinite, and include three Shadow-centric stages (and the ability to play as him in "o...

 
 
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Sonic Mania contains tribute to game modder who passed away

The critically acclaimed and fan-pleasing Sonic Mania title features a tribute to a deceased member of the Sonic the Hedgehog modding community.Lava Reef Zone's stunt-jumpin' boss Heavy Rider is a mace wielding knight who attacks the player...

 
 
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The pre-order costumes for Sonic Forces are out of control

Sonic Forces....man where do I begin. I can't say I have high hopes, but you have to think that after greenlighting Sonic Mania that Sega kind of isn't ready to trash the series with a complete dud? Then again, Sonic Boom Wii U di...

 
 




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Eurogamer said Zuntatas music is now on Im tempted to finally create a Spotify

 
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Whipping up another illustration with the same character as Still a WIP, but I love it thus

 
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My Xbox One is straining to install Doom and I cant tell if its because Xbox One sucks, or my Xbox One sucks, or because my wifi sucks, or because Xbox One sucks because it cant handle my shitty

 
absolutfreak

There is documentation for my department on the SharePoint site that is done in comic Youve gotta be fucking kidding (Getting pissed at a font was a nice moment of levity for this week)

 
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#ChillBeatsThursday

 
NeoTurbo

Going to start my job training today at Alberta Job I havent worked in like 2 years so Im crazy Youll here about how It went for me when I post the Thursday cblog recaps tonight/tomorrow! Or i might vent Who knows?

 
Plain old Ein

#Librarybookoftheday

 
LaTerry

The guy who created Harvest Moon/ Story of Seasons is making a new game called Little Dragon Its basically harvest moon but you also run a cafe and get a baby dragon at the start of the game to I

 
homeoftheblues

I hereby do declare today a tribute to our residential dogfucker Mike His posts always make me literally laugh out He is a great guy and one hell of a hard Hes had shit go down and he could use perking Heres to #miketoid

 
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Ive decided to quit my job and become a professional pirate

 
 

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