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So some shit's going down here at Destructoid. I don't want anyone thinking I'm jumping on a bandwagon here. I'm not leaving, though at the same time, I'm not quite sure Destructoid is my Internet "Best Place" yet either, so it might not ma...


Game Pitch: Primal Rage: New Urth

This is an idea that I’ve been sitting on for some time now. I’ve always wondered what a new Primal Rage would look like and after thinking about this for what feels like a year, I’ve come up with a relatively simple idea...


Why do we replay?

"I want to do that again!" If there's something any creator should aspire to do, then it's... well, actually create something, probably! Once that something is created, though, then I think one thing you really want to leave your audience ...


The Resurgence of JRPGs?

I write for an independent video game journalism site called Middle of Nowhere Gaming and most of the news stories I’ve been writing recently have been announcements of rereleases of Japanese role playing games. Grandia II, Tales of ...


Discussing: Introduced by Emulation

I wrote a review for Metroid after replaying it recently on my NES. This was the first time I had played through the game in five years or so, when I first got my NES copy. However, the first time I played Metroid was via an NES emulator b...


The History of EVO (Part 5): EVO 2013-EVO 2015

[Disclaimer: Read Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, and Part 4 so that you can get caught up to speed.] EVO 2013 EVO 2013 was announced on December 3, 2012, and was held at Paris Las Vegas on July 12-14, 2013. The stream was provided by TeamSp00ky a...


The History of EVO (Part 4): EVO 2010-EVO 2012

[Disclaimer: Read the first three parts by clicking on Part 1, Part 2, and Part 3 if you haven't already.] EVO 2010 On July 9-11, 2010, EVO 2010 took place. Super Street Fighter II Turbo HD Remix returned as part of the main lineup, w...


The History of EVO (Part 1): B3-EVO 2002

Ah, yes… EVO 2015 is near ladies and gentlemen. Can you feel it? Can you sense it? Evolution Championship Series is basically the Super Bowl… the Wrestlemania… the Olympics… the World Series of fighting game tou...


My last day with Lucy

Hey guys, I've really been trying to get back to the monthly recap and finish it, but I'm also in a little bit of a sad situation so it may be late tonight or tomorrow when it finally goes live.  I've never had a pet of my own in my ad...


June 3301 In Elite: Dangerous

One month ago Elite: Dangerous got an update called Powerplay. It introduced galactic Powers, 10 of them, each holding control of regions of space that lend it Command Capital, the arbitrary unit of influence. CC is brought in by worlds th...


How Do You Choose What to Play Next?

It’s summer! It’s time for me to go outside, take a trip, maybe finally go to the gym like I always wanted, even! HAH, just kidding, it’s Ramadan, so I’m going to shut myself in and play videogames to stave off the h...


Video Game Music Compilation 45

Whoo! VGMC #45 INBOUND! No select game or theme to this one. Just your average collection of awesome VGM from random places that you might just enjoy. I do it for the diversity. I do it for you. <3 Healthy World - Paradis Perdushttps://...


Daggertits and Boob Nukem

There are a lot of things to blog about right now. The amazing news of legalized gay marriage is on the burner big time, and I actually have quite a bit to say about it. I'm playing three major games right now, and am mulling over some idea...


A Certainly Badass Blog

Ah, yes... You've returned to me once more, have you? I knew you would come. I was waiting for you. A world of mystery and magic awaits you within my pages, unlike anything you've ever seen before, and I'm sure you're just itching to e...


Occam Thoughts: Tears of Joy

I am going to cash in some Destructoid cred here and write not only a short blog but also one that has nothing to do with video games.  You will forgive me but in my excitement I can't contain myself.     Today this happ...


The Rise of the Tomb Raider

The fans are awaited sequel to 2013’s Tomb Raider is Rise of the Tomb Raider. It is developed by Crystal Dynamics and the publisher is Square Enix. In this game there are allnew adventure for Lara Croft are added and it is a full...


It's been Awhile

I havn't been here in a few years so I thought that I would check in. I love you guys!!



E3 is a thing guys! Don't know how many of you are aware of that. It's an event where awkward men stand in front of a room and spout off pre-scripted COMEDY GOLD and then show us things they want all of us to buy forever. Because they ...





What the Hell?

So pretty soon there is going to be a new DOOM. Bethesda released a generous one second trailer that showed a Revenant or whatever kind of making a skeleton screamy sound. Of course, it is now time for hype, because a few months before...




Have a great day!


Ipad has been fixed for my Now if only shed remember her damn Passcode!

Dr Mel

Huh, this popped into my youtube front Pretty damn

Anthony Marzano

Calling all ye PC players, whos up for another night of Left 4 Dead 2 multiplayer? Know we did one a while back and it was a lot of fun and I along with some others have a hankering for it Was thinking some time this More in the comments


Lol I think I might like this Final Fantasy VII thing


Can now say Ive taken apart a Macbook Tis an older model, but holy hell Apples use of screws rivals that of Nintendo! D:


Very nice to see Tchia has been getting very good reviews and CJ reviewed here it on Destructoid It will be launching to play on PS Plus and on Looks like a fun game! Should be out later

Dr Mel

I love XCOM style games, but they wear me Ok, I just got done with a tense Now I have to sift through all my resources and monitor various timers and a ticking Id probably really love these games if I was


not sure if any of yall have fucked much with Berried Alive, but ive been loving their shit a lot lately, especially their latest love the hiphop beats, pop production, and guitar shredding mixed all


What is the Letterboxd of video games?

Inquisitive Raven

My Nintendo has a set of Metroid Prime Remastered pins up for 800 platinum I already have the Metroid Dread pins,


Maybe AI art isnt completely


Well my supervisor came over to me and told me EHS people checked the noise level last Wednesday where I now work and it was withing their said to him then I want to book appointment with the work kept saying no, talk to EHS person tomorr

Virtua Kazama

Today is Ryomas first day on the job as part of the Shinsengumi I think hell be Going live with more Like a Dragon: Ishin!


For the real ones


Ladies & Gentlemen:


Guess who bought Super Mario Run just to be able to afford those sexy GameBoy posters ? Guess whos afraid hes addicted to Super Mario Run now ?

Lord Spencer

Check out my retrospective on Mega Man X4, the introduction to the excellent Zero gameplay, and consequently once of the best games in the

Inquisitive Raven

The Sights, Sound, and Speed update for Sonic Frontiers launches March 22! Updates include new time trial/boss rush modes, a photo mode, faster leveling, and more!




The second wave of spring Now you damn weebs have no excuse not to jump on the Trails series, Azure is finally here! And I got curious on the prequel to Giant Enemy Crab Simulator after the Gamingbrit video, so I picked it up for


Went to the zoo the other Sad to see they had only one dog It was a Unrelated #Striptoid


Ive been talking about it for but after waited with bated breath for a big end of the 3DS eShop sale, I finally gave in sans any sale and made what I assume will be my final purchases on the 3DS eShop


What is the worst and/or most dangerous day job for an NPC in a video game? For example, a roof top guard in Assassins Incredibly boring and pointless, and high chance of being stabbed and yanked off the




Kinda blows my mind that were 7 days from a complete eshop closure and were not getting steep discounts on That revenue stream will be gone forever, might as well get a few bucks, eh capitalists? Only great sales going on now are Capcoms


Look at this

The Actual Charlton Heston

Age of Darkness has its hooks in me, real Made it to the last A valiant stand was taken against the endless, reasty nightmare hordes; over 8,000 slain as they crashed against the bulwark of my All for naught, but twas glorious


Do people still use kickstarter/ indie go go / whatever to fund games or is it all Steam Early Access now?


What are some of your favourite lookong indie pixel visuals and animations for a I remember Iconoclasts looking really nice when I played


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My Enormous Hairy Downstairs Kitchen

Lads, I am going Is anyone else having trouble with the preview function while editing blogs? Im making changes to posts, but the pop-up-previews arent reflecting any changes I When I publish posts, they seem to publish *old drafts*


In hindsight, I think Monster Hunter 4U is my favorite MH It was the pinnacle of “classic” MH, and while I LOVE World and Rise, MH4U just hit Put like 200 hours into it the summer before I went to I should play it again, RIP 3


PSA, rumours have leaked of a release on Game Pass of Shin megami tensei III nocturne HD + ports of SMTIV& Apocalypse and Looks sketchy as hell but Id be super down for a replay of SMTV with a decent resolution/frame rate!


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Have a great day!

Boxed Swine

Hopefully this doesnt double


Saw Scream 6 tonight and loved It was a fun follow up to the 5th We then visited Terror Trader again and they had some new stuff Legit love this More pics in the


I think Ive finally embraced my inner Dr A-ko has decided that she wants to watch me, watch TV, or play She gets on the arm rest, and poses, waiting for me to pet her, Its pretty time Gadget, next time!

CaimDark Reloaded

Okay, I get the war against the Locust is won, but I still have no clue why Im killing other humans and robots in Gears


The Enrichment Center is required to remind you that you will be baked and then there will be


I love you guys like I love chicken No matter where I go, I just want some When there arent tendies on offer, something will just feel very Now, wheres my chocolate milk!?


Look at my post history and get

Inquisitive Raven

Sir, yes, SIR!