The Daily Hotness: Freddie Wong heats things up

Freddie Wong’s videos don’t always do it for me, but his latest was pretty special. It’s more than just the story of a man on a quest for fire-based flora, it’s a critical look at man’s constant quest for power and the (often) unintended destruction that follows. The cycle th… Nevermind. 

Kingdom’s of Amalur has an online pass that people aren’t happy with, Samit reviewed NFL Blitz, PC players are getting an upgrade on their Witcher 2, and more happened on 1/27/2012.

Destructoid Original: 
BritToid Ep. 22: Keep Calm and Look Back At 2011
Dat DLC: Orcs Must Die! ‘Lost Adventures’
With Vita I am the greatest UMvC3 player alive!
DTOID Extra: I am in lava with Happy Action Theater
See how the MLG Pro Circuit Controller can swap sticks
Art Juice: The Mega Man
Exclusive: Meet Final Fantasy XIII-2’s sound team
This weekend on Twitch TV: Passing the torch
Friday Night Fights: Resistance is futile
The DTOID Show: Wii-U madness and Pokémon Photoshops

Community: 
Community blogs of 1/27
Forum thread of the day: Doomsday Chimes

Reviews: 
Review: NFL Blitz
Review: Mecho Wars
Review: The Blackwell series

Previews:
War of the Roses is like Battlefield, but with swords
A little more on A Game of Dwarves
Preview: Collisions are a glorious thing in DiRT Showdown
Preview: 5 things to know about Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater HD

Events:
David Jaffe invites YOU to a Twisted Metal Tournament!

News: 
SteelSeries’ eSports teams win big; ready for 2012
Kingdoms of Amalur hides seven quests behind online pass
Sweet Tooth is gonna take you for a ride on January 31
Prototype 2 getting ‘Hardened Steel’ Best Buy bonus
Nintendo Network: DLC, digital distribution, more
PC users will get The Witcher 2 Enhanced Edition for free
PixelJunk debuts on Steam with Eden
Indie developer redesigns UI specifically for one player
38 Studios explains Kingdoms of Amalur online pass
Resident Evil: Revelations will be sold for $39.99
Fan project Renegade X: Black Dawn available tomorrow

Offbeat: 
Watch this dude play (Street Fighter 3) with himself
Egoraptor turns a critical eye towards Castlevania IV
How awesome is Capcom’s Yoshinori Ono?

Media:
The special forces of Mass Effect 3’s co-op
Have a very classy Aliens: Colonial Marines trailer

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