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Polluting your timeline with the Good Word that is Death’s Door, which is honestly a perfect game so far. Pothead is a treasure of a man to be stood beside for all of time.


Question for Dtoid artists!! I’m looking to start tooling around with (Blender, to start) animation and digital drawing software, and NEED a drawing tablet (proper terminology?). Any cheap recommendations? More deets inside. (Pictured: Me.)


I say the words "Looter Shooter" to myself, in my head or out loud as a joke in a Werner Herzog impression at least once a week.


So the demo for this might not have been excellent; there’s some refinement to the movement and UI that needs doin’. But GRIME looks like a weird, fungal, subterranean metroidvania, now coming August 2nd. Rock people and post-humans brawlin’!


Holy cow Junji Ito made a short manga for the upcoming (long-delayed!) Japanese theatrical release of The Lighthouse. That is SO COOL!


Spending the evening mostly playing tons of demos on Steam's Next Fest--might toss a loud opinion or two in the comments here if anyone cares!--but I'd IMPLORE you to check out Starstruck: Hands of Time! Been following for awhile and it is GOOD!


Hey YOU! Do you HATE video games but LOVE free stuff? Buddy have I got news for you! Step right up and claim a game from this month’s Humble Choice, (almost) everything up for grabs! Details inside, and just lookit these happy blueberries!


Jeez a guy goes to work for a day and comes home to find a release date for Elden Ring, a release date for Sable, and more Death Stranding. AND I just ate a Thick hamburger. Which is all to say, uh, holy cow.


I do not deserve those who would call me friend.


Been following this game for awhile, and now it's got a release date! Good 'ol low-poly stealth fun. The developer also talks about MGS a lot on Twitter, so he's earned my love and respect.


Guys the Porco Rosso storyboards are sending me over the moon.


I will not watch this movie trailer, but YOU should watch this movie trailer if you watch movie trailers and watch movies, but if you just watch movies and not movie trailers then maybe you should NOT watch this movie trailer and just watch this movie. OR


Making a post to share all of the cool things I want to buy at the moment but am too paralyzed by indecision/fiscal responsibility to act on so will continue to ogle and, hopefully, get some. In addition, my friend got me Grimace’s autograph.


“Mario this is not ‘Nam this is bowling, there are rules.”


Mostly all in favor of making it Halloween next week? Also only related by my insanity but it's come to my attention that Skyward Sword Link has some great pants.


Got something real cool for real cheap, an original!


Was finally allowed the PRIVILEGE of paying off my bad stupid speeding ticket from September, and it's looking like I'll "have to" get a new phone within the next few weeks, so currently I'm all about the


Good game looks good! Went live on Kickstarter today, and it honestly may be the first game I back in years (maybe I'm feeling thrifty). Quite into any game where the world is open and I can just go do mundane stuff.


About Sam van der Meerone of us since 9:31 AM on 07.20.2012

Sam. Sir Shenanigans. Not your daddy's kind of stupid. Can't decide what's for dinner. Big fan of dolly shots in movies, Japanese sweet potatoes, Hellboy, Indian food, God Hand, and Herman Melville. A pig's gotta fly.