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The BAFTA Video Game Awards reveals 2018 nominations

The British Academy of Film and Television Awards (BAFTA) have listed their nominations for their 2018 Video Game Awards. The ceremony will take place in London next month, at an event hosted by comedian and video game fan Dara O'Brien.A lo...


Trump's meeting with the games industry is set for March 8

The highly publicized meeting between President Trump and the video games industry is set to take place on March 8, according to a White House news briefing. The Entertainment Software Association (ESA) will be participating in this meeting...


Spike Chunsoft to announce new titles at GDC in March

Spike Chunsoft, the studio responsible for series such as Danganronpa and Fire Pro Wrestling, will announce four new titles in March, as part of a press conference taking place at GDC 2018.The conference is being held in part to celebrate t...


Zelda was the big winner at the D.I.C.E. Awards

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild took home four more awards last night during the 21st annual D.I.C.E. Awards. Nintendo's open-air adventure was the big winner overall, claiming the coveted Game of the Year title along with Outstandi...


Space Channel 5 VR: Arakata Dancing Show coming to HTC Vive

This weekend at Topikagi, part of the Japan Amusement Expo 2018, players were able to tag-up with the fabulous go-go boots of futuristic news reporter Ulala, as funkadelic franchise Space Channel 5 made a long-awaited return, now in VR form...


The D.I.C.E. Awards are all about Horizon Zero Dawn

Here we go again. When the Game Developers Choice Awards recently listed its nominees, CJ wondered if The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild had another win left. Well, it might actually have two! The finalists for the 21st annual D.I.C.E....


Watch me play vampiric action-RPG Code Vein badly

While I was at Namco Bandai's Level Up event in Paris, I had the opportunity to check out the exceedingly metal trailer for their upcoming release Code Vein, as well as get a few minutes with the hardcore action-RPG itself. Absolutely dripp...


I played Soulcalibur VI and here are my humble thoughts

This weekend, I had the good fortune to be in attendance at Namco Bandai's LEVEL UP Winter event, transporting me from cold, soggy Nottingham to cold, soggy Paris. Held at Le Huit Valois convention centre, writers, journalists, professional...


Here are the winners of the official PlayStation Awards 2017

Last night, Sony Interactive Entertainment Japan held the PlayStation Awards 2017, an event to honour 2017's biggest-selling games in the Japan and Asia territories. These awards are directly linked to actual product sales, rather than any ...


Nintendo holding Mario and Metroid livestreams at Gamescom

Nintendo will be in Cologne, Germany later this month for Gamescom, and they're bringing two of their heavy-hitters with them; Super Mario Odyssey and Metroid: Samus Returns, which they will stream during Europe's largest video game show.Th...


Overwatch wins big at the 20th D.I.C.E. Awards

The Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences held the 20th annual D.I.C.E. Awards last night in Las Vegas, and unlike last year, the game of the year selection isn't bound to shock. It was Overwatch! Other highlights include Uncharted 4: ...


Destructoid's best of CES 2017

For 50 years, the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) has shown off innovations and inventions, demonstrating how technology can be harnessed to improve our lives or just make things a little more fun. I got to check out the show on behalf of D...


Go west, young MAGFest

MAGFest has been a Dtoid tradition for many years, and has one of the biggest in-house community turnouts for public events. That's partially because people come from all over the world to attend, but for you west coast folks, there might b...

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E3 2017 dates? I hardly even knew E3 2016!

With the last day of E3 2016 nearly wrapped up, the ESA has announced plans for next year's show already. It will be held from June 13-17, 2017, in the same location -- the Los Angeles Convention Center. The venue is pretty much perfect, an...

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E3 side event 'E3 Live' will be open to the public

While folks general look in from afar on E3 while Twitch and various other members of the gaming press attend, the ESA is holding a public-facing event for the very first time this year. It's called "E3 Live," and it will host game demos (i...

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GameTrailers lives on (sorta) thanks to IGN

Based on a brand new video yesterday that popped up on the defunct GameTrailers channel from co-founder Brandon Jones, IGN has acquired GT's entire back catalog. Their "massive library" will now be archived on the revived YouTube channel, a...


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