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Ninja's Theory: Is it 'just' a game?

[Uber-popular Fortnite streamer Ninja set a cat among the gaming pigeons several days ago with his comments regarding how players react and respond to defeat in games. In this community blog, Destructoid reader Chris Bradshaw weighs in with...

 
 
 
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How have you been liking Mortal Kombat 11?

Right now in the fighting game scene, we're between releases. Older games have been receiving new DLC - like GT Goku arriving in Dragonball FighterZ, Blazblue Crosstag Battle getting Arcana Heart characters, while new titles,...

 
 
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How difficult was Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice for you?

A few weeks back, everyone started talking about difficulty and accessibility from how hard Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice is and we all had a nice laugh as the internet burned down around us. But we haven't heard from how the lovelies within th...

 
 
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How are you liking Devil May Cry 5? (Spoilers)

Hideaki Itsuno promised that Devil May Cry 5, the just-released fifth game in the main Devil May Cry series, would "exceed all expectations." I think many would agree that it didn't just exceed all expectations, it damn well Max-Acted strai...

 
 
 
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Who have you been playing in Smash Bros. Ultimate?

With over 70 characters to play now in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, just simply finding a character can be daunting. No, seriously, I have to remind myself the roster is in chronological release order, because it's hard to parse all tha...

 
 
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Let's spin together a Spider-Man spoiler thread

One of the best parts about playing a new game, right at release, is being able to experience everything before the internet manages to ruin every single special moment it offers. On the other hand, it can be positively painful trying to di...

 
 
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What does the community think of Octopath Traveler?

Octopath Traveler has held onto positive public opinion for a couple of weeks now, of course the most exciting of hot takes being: "Why is this pixel game $60?" But, this being a Nintendo Switch game, the community on Destructoid has excite...

 
 
 
 
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Put on your skepticals, E3 season is upon us

Everyone's favorite yearly blowout is here once again! A time of hype and disappointment, E3 never ceases to surprise me in at least one way. Last year was the reveal of Monster Hunter: World. That threw me off my seat when that was announc...

 
 
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What have you loved most about God of War so far? (Spoilers)

While there were plenty of people initially skeptical of its tonal shift, there's no denying that God of War has really taken off. Although quite a few members of the community had said they had no interest, the Quick Posts on Destructoid a...

 
 
 
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Is World your first Monster Hunter game?

If Monster Hunter: World is your first Monster Hunter game, you may have occasionally seen this question floating around: what was your first Monster Hunter game and what weapon did you start with? It's interesting. While I haven't seen thi...

 
 
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Do you have friends who got you into certain video games?

A week before Monster Hunter: World launches, I look back on my time with the series. The demo for 4U was amazing, to be sure, but what's Monster Hunter without camaraderie? The hooks were in, but they wouldn't be in deep and barbed if it w...

 
 
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What did you get out of the Nintendo Direct Mini?

Whole continents of gamers, expecting a possible Nintendo Direct this week, woke up to the news that one had already happened without them. I myself stumbled across the reveal just as I was logging off for lunch, leading to hastily-typed an...

 
 
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What does the community think of Super Mario Odyssey?

For me personally, there are two big marquee games that defined the Nintendo Switch's explosive entrance onto the scene this year. First was a right-straight with The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, followed by an uppercut later with S...

 
 
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What are the community's favorite horror settings?

It's been almost a whole year since I purchased Bloodborne, got slaughtered in Central Yharnam, and put the game down. But ever since October started, I managed to push through my previous failures and finally experience Yharnam in all its ...

 
 
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Traveller in Playtime: Haunting Ground

[Halloween is the perfect time to go back and play some hidden horror gems from days past - which is exactly what Kerrik52 does in his Haunting Grounds retrospective! I'm a sucker for PS2-era horror games, so hopefully this tickles your fan...

 
 
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What are some of your favorite game visuals?

In my circle of friends, I can't stop singing the praises of Cuphead. Asides from its rewarding challenge of overcoming some splendidly designed boss encounters, its distinct 1930s cartoon aesthetic is unique and hard to compare to anything...

 
 
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My favorite places in video games

[For some folks, playing a game means more than taking in the gameplay or the characters. For people like JPF720, the scenery can be just as big a part of the experience as actually playing. Join him as he revisits some of his favorite plac...

 
 
 
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What does the community think of death in video games?

Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice was not at all on my radar when it released a couple weeks ago. But it suddenly exploded in my feed when people talked about how dying works in the game and the fail states associated with it. After a few days o...

 
 




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Twin Mirror"Not enough time for reflection"

 

Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War"Are you a bad enough dude to violate the Geneva Convention?"

 

World of Warcraft: Shadowlands"Down in the underground: a land serene, a crystal moon"

 

Tracks: Toybox Edition"We can't get jobs 'cause our arms show..."

 

Until You Fall"Knight in shining roguelike"

 

Overcooked: All You Can Eat"A convenient and responsive remaster that brings both Overcooked games and their DLC into one fast-loading package"

 

Godfall"One shall stand, one shall fall"

 

Star Wars: Tales from the Galaxy's Edge"Tales from the Sith crypt"

 
 
 

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Jetter Mars

#Cursedmas

 
medicamecanica

Havens out All I know is its a turn based rpg with an emphasis on the relationship of two romantic partners, and the opening animation is

 
hlarge4

#cursedmas Slip of the Tongue edition

 
Kerrik52

Pixeljunk Monsters is the devils Ive never played a tower defence game that has made me feel this But progress is being Ill claw my way to every perfect level clear I can!

 
Mike Sounders

Shoutout to the Rockman X Dive mobile game for giving me two new remixes of Battle Network 1

 
absolutfreak

#cursedmas

 
Plissken

#Philkensmas

 
JuIc3

I don’t need Fuck that Sleep is for smelly

 
house4lyfe

Im exploring the weird side of Amazon Prime Scene from Funland Also #Cursedmas

 
Seymour

Im #Blessedmas

 
 

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