The Weekend Hotness: Super Smash Bros. Board

Somebody had the balls to make a custom Super Smash Bros. board game. Watching the demonstration gave me flashbacks to those crazy complicated board games of the 90s, like Hero Quest.

As gamescom wraps up, we deliver an explosion of on-site interviews, which I’ve collected under the “gamescom” banner below. Also, our week-long celebration of the 25th anniversary of the SNES continues with two more pieces by Chad and Allistair. Finally, go download Dtoider AlphaDeus’ community music album right now!

Destructoid Original:
Live show: Saturday Morning Hangover does it live
That’s So MMO!: Birth of a Star
What game is in your Super Nintendo RIGHT NOW?!
Comments of the week: I just Super Famicame
Eight great SNES games that never made it to the U.S.
Vote in Backlog Series 23: Don’t believe your eyes

Destructoid Community Album Volume 1
These are the Dtoiders going to PAX Prime 2011 (Update)
Community blogs of 8/20 & 8/21
Forum thread of the day: *Xenoblade Chronicles*

Here are the winners of the Call of Duty: XP contest!

Review: 3D Classics: Urban Champion

Preview: Anarchy Reigns
Preview: Lollipop Chainsaw
Preview: Risen 2
Preview: Two Worlds II: Pirates of the Flying Fortress
Raven’s Cry looks like a proper pirate action game
Preview: Masters of the Broken World
Preview: Scivelation
Preview: Anno 2070
Preview: Wargame: European Escalation

gamescom 2011:
Talking Ghost Recon with Ubisoft at gamescom
Talking Battlefield 3’s Battlelog with DICE
Talking tanks, planes and ships with
Radical Entertainment talks Prototype 2 at gamescom
Cowboys are back in space with Starhawk
Valve: ‘We try to make it easier for us to be successful’
Gamescom Day 3 Wrap up
EA talks ‘evolution’ of SSX franchise at gamescom
Need for Speed: The Run an epic journey, biggest NFS yet
Sega’s Binary Domain is all about trust
Far Cry 3 gives us the definition of insanity
I have fallen in love with Anno 2070
The finer points of Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
Playing dress up in Gotham City Imposters

Join us for the Super Friends Indie Mixer at PAX Prime!
Destructoid LIVE 2: Revenge will be mine against 2K!

Nintendo launches 3DS Ambassador eligibility tool
Super Mario Land 2 and Metroid II on their way to the 3DS
Deus Ex boxed PC copies are only kind of region locked
Retro Game Challenge 2 fan translation lives on
The Owlboy demo is both available and good
Five bucks gets you Jamestown on Steam today

Freak out, Minecraft has Pokemon
QWOP: The feel-good underdog drama of the summer
X gets equipped with … an itchy holiday sweater

Sengoku Basara 3 Utage release date announced
I Am Alive has a new leaked trailer
Portal’s turrets find their way into Bastion on Steam
Stranded: Gears of War 3’s opening scene
New PlanetSide 2 screenshots and concept art
Spoilers: Rhthym Heaven Wii’s biggest secrets unlocked
Robocop avatar gear: I’d buy that for a dollar

Tony Ponce