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Bloomingdale's partner with Nintendo for 'Let's Play' range

Department store Bloomingdale's has announced that they will be partnering with Nintendo as part of the company's "Let's Play" Spring campaign, which will see video game-themed items hit the shelves in the New York-based retailer.Selected s...

 
 
 
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Shanghai mall lets wives leave husbands in gaming pods

If relationship stereotypes ring true, then odds are you've been dragged to a shopping mall by a spouse or significant other when you would rather be playing video games. Well, the Global Harbor Mall in Shanghai has a solution. They've...

 
 
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Wear Destructoid shirts without pants at a science museum

Somebody just asked us if we had Destructoid shirts. Why yes, we do! There's hoodies and some other nonsense on sale at Ye Olde Destructoid Shoppe. 100% of profits go towards the artists and overpriced airline beer, as we all get ready to f...

 
 
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Bandai Namco Europe just opened an official online store

Hey you, European Bandai Namco fans, do you want to buy some physical stuff to do with games you like? Well, Bandai Namco Europe just launched an online store where you can buy all sorts of online goodies. To celebrate the site's launch, yo...

 
 
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Here are a bunch of Black Friday ads with videogames

I abhor everything to do with Black Friday since I worked in retail for nine years, but if you are the type of person willing to stand in line at the mall at 6 PM on Thanksgiving, then you might be interested in these ads. GottaDeal.com hav...

 
 
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Get Skyrim shirts from the official Bethesda store

Bethesda now has an official shop where you can buy a good-sized and varied selection of merchandise related to Skyrim, Dishonored, Fallout, Doom, Quake, and Wolfenstein. Everything from t-shirts, hoodies, mugs, figurines, lithographs, and ...

 
 
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Sony announces a price drop for PS Vita in Japan

Opening this early morning's PlayStation Vita Japanese streaming event, Sony announced a price drop for Vita. The new price of 19,980 yen comes out to about $200 USD for both the WiFi and 3G models. Again, this is for Japan right now. This ...

 
 
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Nintendo's Holiday Mall Experience kicks off Nov 19

Are you going to the mall later, that's what I'm asking. Aside from Billy Madison, Nintendo would also like you to go to the mall and check out their Wii U (and 3DS). They're bringing a roadshow all over the country in their Holiday Mall Ex...

 
 
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Old Navy to give shopping bonus: New Super Mario Bros. U

Getting videogames at a clothing store? How weird is that? Line up early at Old Navy on November 23 and buy at least $40 in merchandise and you'll have the chance to nab a free copy of Wii U title New Super Mario Bros. U. And if you don't h...

 
 
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Fangamer brings back Mother 3 book, has other cool shizz

I haven't finished my Christmas shopping yet. That wouldn't be a problem if I still did the brick-and-mortar thing, but I've gone completely digital. Thus, I am at the mercy of the combined forces of the United States Postal Service and Fed...

 
 
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Japan's Super Potato has got all the bomb frostings

Any gamer with an interest in visiting Japan will most undoubtedly be aware of Super Potato, the famous retro game store in Tokyo's Akihabara shopping district. You might have even sen a few videos that tour the joint, but one more ain't g...

 
 
 
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Your guide to the Nintendo 3DS launch games

If you're picking up a Nintendo 3DS at launch, you're likely suffering anxiety over which game to buy along with it. Let's face it: the 3DS launch line up isn't littered with winners.With more than ten launch titles available and only one N...

 
 
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Stocking stuffer games under $20 on Amazon today

It's been a big week of deals from Amazon, what with their whole "Prelude to Black Friday" thing going on. Earlier in the week, the retailer did a huge sale of games under twenty dollars that had a lot of fantastic bargains. Today, they're ...

 
 
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Here is K-Mart's Black Friday ad

Yet another retailer has tossed their hat into the ring, hoping to win the affection of you and your wallet this coming Black Friday. K-Mart's ad is available for viewing. There isn't anything in the ad that would make it a first stop for m...

 
 
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E3 10: Old Xbox 360s priced at $149 on Tuesday

The Xbox 360 "Slim" was arguably the biggest news in an otherwise dreary Microsoft press conference. With the sleeker, smaller model comes a little bit of news about the aged, dusty, old Xboxes that nobody cares about anymore. According to ...

 
 
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Crazy-pretty: Sakura Wars getting hot preorder art books

[As posted on Japanator] Are you planning to buy Sakura Wars: So Long, My Love for the PS2 or Wii this March? Haha! I kid, of course you are planning to buy it. However, decisions must still be made for exactly which version of Sakura Wars ...

 
 
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Inside Microsoft's first retail store

Coinciding with the release of Windows 7, Microsoft has opened their very first Microsoft Store in the Scottsdale Fashion Square mall in Scottsdale, Arizona. People camped out overnight in sixty degree temperatures (brrr!) to be among the f...

 
 
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Eye of Judgment with PlayStation Eye: $30 at Walmart

Look, I'm a blogger for a living. It's a fun life and all, but I can't say that I'm rolling in cash come payday (no offense, boss). So, for the day-to-day needs of my life, I visit the Walmart location nearest my house, as I did this day fo...

 
 
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Phone cam pics of a new prototype GameStop store

Going into those little hole in the mall GameStop stores leaves much to be desired. Some are so small that you're likely to knock sh*t off the shelves just walking through it. It's also sometimes difficult to find what you're looking for in...

 
 
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Discountoid: Cyber Monday 2008

Just in case you didn’t max out all your credit cards on Black Friday, online retailers have fabricated a new bastion of American consumerism in recent years: “Cyber Monday.” It’s the Monday after Thanksgiving, and w...

 
 
 
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Nintendo: Wii has a shelf life of one hour

It was hard to obtain Nintendo's Wii in 2006, but even now it is hard to come across a Nintendo Wii in a retail store. There's still a crazy demand and a shortage of hardware. Nintendo's Reggie Fils-Aime told Wired.com in an interview that ...

 
 
 




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Started a Dark Souls Remastered loot randomizer Its Having random items at the start is not too different and sometimes an But things like keys lock you out out of early areas like lower undeadburg if

 
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Got the Horizon: Zero Dawn Platinum Now to relax and play a game I have only heard good things Time for Divinity: Original Sin 2 Heres hoping its

 
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I got to the skell license mission (27h in) and the water purification plant plotline is advancing nicely -- thats probably my favourite questline of any Xenoblade Waiting for Slovity Pagus to make her

 
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Had a really stressful week, so now Im feeling under the weather as a Happens every time -_- I hope everyone has a super fun and safe 4th today

 
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Watched Was fine, nothing Maybe better in a

 
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Hope everyone has a good 4th! Im setting stuff up About to crack open the Dark Souls board Be safe and have fun!

 
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Just so people know it seems a few reviewers are saying the Switch port of Crosscode is kinda Not unplayable but not super smooth at the same Maybe look into it before buying the Shame but I dont mind waiting for some patches

 
 

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