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Play Dishonored & Doom 3 BFG at QuakeCon 2012

August is going to be one of the most jam packed months ever for gaming conventions. The crazy month starts off with the annual QuakeCon, taking place August 2 to August 5 in Dallas, Texas. id Software's John Carmack will be kicking the sho...

 
 
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Fans chant 'We want LAN!' at recent StarCraft II tourney

A couple weekends ago, there was quite a bit of controversy. Besides the stir at PAX East, something went down at the IGN sponsored Starcraft II IPL 4 tournament in Las Vegas on the weekend of April 7-9. MarineKing won the Global StarCraft ...

 
 
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Modern Warfare 3 to feature LAN support

With the PC version of Modern Warfare 2, Infinity Ward earned itself no fans with a number of unpopular moves, most notably the lack of dedicated servers. It seems not even the makers of the most successful shooter in the world can so bulli...

 
 
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DreamHack's StarCraft 2 championship livestream is live

DreamHack, the Swedish über-LAN party, is livestreaming a StarCraft 2 championship right now. Go check it out in the Justin.tv stream above, or here for the Swedish video as a backup! This is not the actual LAN party, but a "DreamHack...

 
 
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This pack might make lugging to your LAN parties easier

If there's one thing that can convince me to never participate in a LAN again, it's packing up my computer and carrying it somewhere else. I have an ITX machine that wouldn't be a problem to move, but then there's all the other stuff you ne...

 
 
 
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Lanwar 40 is here and Dtoid will be there

This weekend in Louisville Kentucky, Lanwar is having its 10 year anniversary and its 40th event. The event itself is already sold out to game, but it is in fact open and free to the public to attend.Your very own Orcist "Grim&quo...

 
 
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Space-challenged gamer accidentally grills his Xbox 360

Melting your Xbox 360 on a stove top is one of the situations where you have to share your mistake with the world, fully knowing that you'll never live it down. Engadget reader Ty could tell you about this unfortunate privilege first hand.&...

 
 
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PAX 2007: LAN parties terrify me

One of the big draws for PAX is the ability for people all over the world to meet in a centralized location with a couple hundred like-minded geeks for an orgy of blood and erratic jumping courtesy of the magic of an ethernet cable. For the...

 
 
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Halo 3: Thundercunt

Four extremely low quality Halo 3 videos were leaked on the interweb tubes last night and, of course, were swiftly removed. The only thing we are left with is Thundercunt and his fate with another man's balls. One more awful video after...

 
 
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The AssassiNation Machinima contest

Destructoid loves having gaming contests, but we can't be responsible for all of the kickass gaming giveaways on the Internet. This contest is sponsored by NBC Universal and ties into the new movie Smokin' Aces. Together with Machi...

 
 




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