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Did LulzSec Leak Your Data?

While we could all argue between the righteousness and asshatery of what LulzSec, an off-shooting branch of Anonymous, has been up to lately, I think if there is one lesson to take away from recent events is that we should all be very, ve...

 
 
 
 

Introductions and Shenanigans

I guess it's time to get my writing hobby off the ground. I'm surprisingly well versed in writing, but I don't often spend time actually doing it. So I guess that means I need to introduce myself and what I'll be doing here. My name is J...

 
 
 
 

CaptainBus: The helmet comes off.

Hey guys! It's a big superhero reveal! Just like all great superheroes, I have my alter ego. The catch is that I'm not quite as mild mannered, and I am now revealing my true form as I am now officially Destructoid staff. Oh yes! What doe...

 
 
 
 

Phone Lime

I'm going to try to do this thing where I write e-mails to my friends in an attempt to have more meaningful exchanges with people I know and care about but do not have much occasion to speak with. This would be instead of sort of casually ...

 
 
 
 

Redakai: Conquer the Kairu Review + Contest Winner

Yesterday saw the national launch of a new CCG called Redakai. Flashy, Gimmicky, and expensive, how does it stack up in the market as a whole? Ultimately, it depends on the type of gamer. So sit back, relax, and read up on the latest CCG...

 
 
 
 

Pretty Fly (For a Kaz Hirai)

Let me preface this by saying I DO NOT have "BIAS" against Sony. This parody song just came from a weird idea while working, and how Sony hasn't had the best image as of late. Kaz Hirai fit really well in the song title, and I just went f...

 
 
 
 

I'm writing books

Plural there. Up, Down, Left, Right - Volume Two The sequel to Volume One, naturally, that was mostly experimental. I had no idea what sort of response I'd get and it was slow at first. Over the months it has gathered views and interest c...

 
 
 
 

Hi boys and girls

I've been stalking dtoid since 2008 I believe, I first met the site thanks to the hilarious HAWP series. Since I noticed I spent more and more time entering this site, I decided to make an account today. Nice to meet ya! Hope we can get alo...

 
 
 
 

Conversion of a Board Gamer

As I finished cleaning up and making space for a third board game shelf, I had to look back. Less than two years ago, all I knew of board games was Monopoly sucked, Stratego was win, and Sorry was (and still is) among my favorite games. ...

 
 
 
 

RE: Absence

Pretty short explanation: Exams are heating up for me, will still post here every week or so. Maybe hop on over to my Flixist blog as usually every other week something will go up there. Sorry about the whole 'no game critique corner' thin...

 
 
 
 

Happy Birthday Funktastic!?

Well you know tonight is the birthday of the crazy game collector dude. As you know, he just reach a milestone in game collecting. Funk just reach to his 1500 game. Even though Funk has everything, Kingdom Hearts Soundtrack makes great p...

 
 
 
 

Custom Corner - Avatar Takeover

Greetings kids, it's been awhile, but don't for one second think that means I've been resting on my laurels, whatever those are. Instead I've been super busy pushing out custom orders and that means I have a few goodies to share with you to...

 
 
 
 

Let's Talk Turkey (dumb name) (NVGR) (pic heavy)

I left the country for about a week and a half in April. I was visiting Turkey with my parents. It was a wonderful trip, and I saw some amazing stuff. My trips: let me show you them. In honor of the esteemed Dr. Feynman, whose book I had ju...

 
 
 
 

TAPIR

A tapir is a large browsing mammal, similar in shape to a pig, with a short, prehensile snout. Tapirs inhabit jungle and forest regions of South America, Central America, and Southeast Asia. There are four species of Tapirs: the Brazilian...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Airport Road Presents: The Woods III

THE GOVERNMENT HAS LIED TO YOU. DRAGONBEARS EXIST AND THIS VIDEO IS PROOF OF THE CONSPIRACY. THEY LIKE NUTS. FOR MORE INFORMATION SUBSCRIBE TO AIRPORT ROAD: THE PODCAST AND VISIT OUR WEBSITE!!! PS: Scribblenauts short hopefully shootin...

 
 
 
 
 
 

(NVGR) Thoughts of Death

When it comes to media, I try to be as objective as possible. Obviously Ill berate something if I dislike it or cheer when Im captivated by something, but I usually go into things with an open mind. It pains me when television shows lac...

 
 
 
 

What's an Intro?

So the voice inside my head that I use to personify my thoughts has been bugging me to do this, but I went against it. I figured other people were introducing themselves and I didnt want to be a jerk and fill the blogs with intro posts. I ...

 
 
 
 

Getting into comics

So you've recently went and seen Thor, Iron man 2, or Spider man. You thought they were pretty good, so you've picked up their latest game. But, that sucked, so you start thinking about the comics. You nervously stumble into your local comi...

 
 
 
 

Destructoid is in my thesis!

Super thanks to you guys! Just thought I'd share something with you guys. As you probably have heard, I filed my thesis yesterday. Well, in the acknowledgements I made sure to give thanks where it is due: "I must spend some time thanking...

 
 
 
 

Deadpool took my virginity, advice needed (NVGR)

I bet it happened so much sooner for most of you guys, I know that most people lose it when they are teenagers, trying to experiment with new ways of pleasures. But here I am now 20 years old and afterwards Im thinking, why didnt I do thi...

 
 
 
 

A Yarn of Sorts, from the 10th of May

As I sip on this warm sake, a yarn I will weave. A tale of epic proportions; when the trolls invaded and the blogs were thought dead. All hope was thought lost, courageous and kind blogs falling to the depths of forgetfulness and woe. At th...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Rad Albums for the Rad Person In You!

I've been listening to a lot of music as of late. I've also been paying membership for Giant Bomb and not really using it to it's fullest other than HD Persona 4 Endurance Run and the like so I decided to talk about some musics. Let's get ...

 
 
 
 

Quickposts

ChronoLynxx

Anyone play card/board games with their partners? Any you would recommend? Weve been having a lot of fun playing Uno, Exploding Kittens and the Super Mario version of Life We talk all kinds of shit while playing which just makes it more

 
 
TheBlondeBass

New blog just dropped, new blog just This ones about the internet! Link in

 
 
taterchimp

That Doom fun game sure is fun Im sure Ill hit the freemium wall soon enough and just give it

 
 
Neronium

Forgot one TINY thing in my X-2 HD playthrough and now Im permanently locked out of true 100% completion unless I either A) Do New Game + or B) Roll back to a save from 16 hours I am

 
 
sp testure

Project mod the bejesus out of Oblivion is complete! With 477 active mods and 167 The most in-depth modding project I have ever It looks freaking fantastic, stability and testing Ive missed Oblivions music so

 
 
Just Aaron

My Resident Evil 4 remake review: 4 out of 5, 8 out of I`ll explain in the Might be some I`ll try to keep it

 
 
Goemar

Damn, that Zelda Switch is sold out in the UK

 
 
The Mars In The Mirror

I have a sneaking suspicion that a Fatal Frame 1 remake is

 
 
Fuzunga

Had some good fun with c̶o̶r̶p̶s̶e̶ ̶e̶x̶p̶l̶o̶s̶i̶o̶n̶ Diablo 4 over the weekend, but man is that game Im probably the only one who thinks that, but I found it absolutely devoid of Barely even any color!

 
 
Anonymous 20

I think its crazy that, in the year 2023,a legitimate argument can be made that the two best games released this year are Metroid Prime and Resident Evil Thats fucking wild to Long live the Gamecube!!!

 
 
Virtua Kazama

For those not going to EVO Japan 2023 this weekend or havent left yet, Ill use my stream for open VF5US Come over to the 96th session of Virtua Fighter Takeover and lets level up together!

 
 
medicamecanica

I completed my pillars 1 playthrough! Not a thorough playthrough, but I did do the expansion and Endless Paths along with a healthy amount of side Sometimes a bit too stuffy and finicky but hopefully 2 improves which I might start soon?

 
 
Seymour

My evening will be filled with bros reacting to that gameplay Some, seemingly, in excruciating Anxiously awaiting Zeltiks lore-infused, concisely detailed wrap-up video in the coming days!

 
 
Occams

JPEGMAFIA X Danny Brown So goddamned

 
 
Speeeven

Not mine, but too good not to

 
 
Mamekuma

Im not really sure why it took 6 years to develop this Zelda game, but I guess thats just the world we live Still, these new abilities seem absolutely fantastic, VERY creative and Super excited to fuck around w/ the fuse ability

 
 
bong264

Average Tuesday Status:

 
 
Kerrik52

You think youre free from the PS3 for the second time and then it just pulls you back

 
 
Neronium

Doctor 5 days ago said I didnt have Then again they left the test in the solution for like 30 minutes before checking when they said it would only take 5 At the doctors again and I am worse then last Asking for an antibiotic

 
 
SlimeyBearXXL979990

Got to say after watching the Tear of the Kingdom Trailer I am left Was more hoping they would show and tell a bit about cool landmarks,dungeons,locations, characters or stuff like that then just combat and

 
 
SlimeyBearXXL979990

And so begins Chriss reign of terror of 373839 weekly neat tips tricks and discoveries front page particles of BotW Tears of the

 
 
Anonymous 20

Yesterday: why isnt Nintendo showing off Zelda? Are they scared? Why arent they hyping this thing up?! Today, after watching the video: theyre gonna fucking do it again, arent they?

 
 
Snaileb

Hot take : Heres a new switch for our last game!

 
 
Inquisitive Raven

Heres 10+ minutes of Tears of the Kingdom gameplay!

 
 
SpikeyWiggedHero

RE4R: Got to the boss and, uh, I think Im dropping off of Hardcore and restarting on Ive got a lot on my plate and little energy to fight a videogame where every set piece turns into a Can always go back to this save file, I

 
 
TheBlondeBass

Sure hope this Jason Rainville art for Magic the Gathering is going to end up on a memorable card, its been a lil while since Ive been wowed like this! I might hunt down a

 
 
TheBlondeBass

Chapter 2 of Mirama, Demers Mining Co, is going to be significantly less linear than the Temple of the So I was curious to know your take on how you prefer your adventure game Questions in the thread! Morning bump!

 
 
Alphadeus

Went to my doctor Got a lot of medical stuff Got my flu shot and most recent covid vaccine I was Also figured out a way to help GF pay her portion of the I bumped this Qpost with all the medical

 
 
Gajknight

Metroid Prime is very good

 
 
RiffRaff

For those of you who enjoy having you nostalgia exploited, I got an email from Square that I will be debited for my FF collection pre-order on Would be a good day to check if your on the hunt for a

 
 
Neronium

I have mechanically broken FFX-2 and now I am Have only done the side stuff in chapter Still need to do Zanarkand and

 
 
RiffRaff

Have a great day!

 
 
DeScruff

Now that the 3DS eShop is no more, it only just kinda dawned on me, how now all those free DLCs are no longer (legally) Things like the Highlander Class in Etrian Odyssey Untold 2, you can never (legally) get even if you buy a used

 
 
PLANET P1SS 69

Was stuck at work, forgot about eShop closing (like an idiot), did not get Attack of the Friday Monsters! because Im a procrastinating piece of Lesson Buuuuuuuhhhhhhh

 
 
Seymour

In Night City, you can be What makes you a criminal in Night City? By getting cock!

 
 
NinjaSpeed

Its been bittersweet saying goodbye to the 3DS eShop, especially on the systems 12th At least I got to redownload some games/videos and take a trip down memory Plus the music on the Wii U eShop was so It will be

 
 
Fuzunga

Evidently, Adult Swim accidentally aired a commercial for Genndy Tartakovskys new show Unicorn: Warriors Eternal and has spent the last hour trying to wipe its existence from the Coming May 4th, no longer on CN or HBO

 
 
Avoclefo

We are 2 weeks away from mike bithells Tron Im legitimately excited haha, I love this Watched both movies this weekend, onto the cartoon

 
 
Dr Mel

Ok, RE4 first playthrough (which I did on hardcore, because the game made it sound like I should) thoughts in the Spoilies

 
 
CycloneJoker

9 Years of Shadows, recommended by our resident bear of slime, is off to a strong I would have expected and preferred it to have a leveling system, based on the aesthetic, but its still pretty good so

 
 
Virtua Kazama

Hey, did you hear? Sakamoto Ryoma is hiring new recruits into the Shinsengumi! Enlist today as we go live with more Like a Dragon: Ishin!

 
 
taterchimp

Is sketti?

 
 
GoofierBrute

Im seeing a lot of stories and posts about people being sad that the Wii U and 3DS eShops are closing today and that they deserve better, and while it is sad to see them shut down, I have to ask: where were all of you when the Wii U was around?

 
 
taterchimp

The dating sim tax game is on now, and has a deluxe edition that comes with a body Best

 
 
SlimeyBearXXL979990

Dont know if anybody owns the game here but I just learned that Bonfire Peaks got a big paid DLC this From what I tried of it it is a nice chill puzzle Kinda a early access DLC and seems quiet big!I imagine Bonfire Peaks should be on console

 
 
RiffRaff

Heya FF14 on Ps4/5 with a controller, how do you configure it so I dont have to cycle through a shit to select the thing attacking me or not select a party member first when changing targets in battle? Any page/vid to show effective clutter free UIs?

 
 
Trevlyn

Been having a blast with Like the Game feels familiar but still Would of finished the first big main area if I didn’t have to sit in a waiting room in urgent care for hours, to confirm I have strep Al least its not the vid