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Me Self Indulgently Whining (Somewhat NVGR)

This is just going to be a short blog where I whine. Feel free to leave. I won't be offended. Anyway, now that those jerks are gone, I'm upset about some stuff I just heard about and that happened to me. 1) Tatsunoko vs. Capcom is probabl...

 
 
 
 
 
 

I'm going to have a "fun" weekend.

Instead of making a long rant about my current situation, I'll show my reasons Me : Where's Phoenix Wright Ace Attorney: Trials and Tribulations ? Game publisher : Never heard of it. Me : Where's BioShock for PS3 ? Game publisher : Will a...

 
 
 
 

The End of the Addiction

(This post is extremely long-winded, but it's also an issue that's close to my heart, so read at your own risk!) MMORPG. The acronym makes some people cower in fear. The word means poison to others, a genre of video game that they will nev...

 
 
 
 

Opinionated Idiots and rant

So I've been receiving some really stupid messages. This guy sent me a few stating that I knew nothing about games and that because I don't have a high end pc and a 1080p tv etc etc I am not a true gamer etc etc. Crysis is the best game ev...

 
 
 
 

Gamer Arts & Crafts: Charms Vol. 2

It's that time again! :D I've added the second set of charms to my Etsy store, so here they are to make their debut. This time around we've got: -Mario Hat -Luigi Hat -Burgertime Hot Dog (which I have dubbed Happy Wiener) -Power-Up Mushr...

 
 
 
 
 
 

In Honor of Sir Hitogoroshi

For those of you who don't know. Where the hell have you been for the last few years. Hitogoroshi is the Jesus Christ All Star of the online dtoid IRC community. I say this of course because i honestly think so and because the man is going ...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Dead Space Story Guide (DONE POORLY)

Yeah, my idea of a guide is putting little to no effort into it whatsoever and just taking shit from wikipedia and gametrailers, but I do think all this non-work is worth it for you folks out there dying for some explanation behind the Dead...

 
 
 
 

Evil Gamers "Lure" boy away from Family?!

From my city paper, the Toronto Star.... Family fears boy lured by gamers Angelika and Steve Crisp are asking Barrie-area cottagers to check properties for signs of their son Brandon, who ran away nine days ago. Teen who ran away after ...

 
 
 
 

Weinercast Wednesday

The Weinercast is go at PlayingWithMyWeiner.com. This week I discuss WoW 3.02, the Little Big Planet Debacle, and female gamers. As always, the Weinercast is available on iTunes. Please leave us a review or a comment/question, and we...

 
 
 
 

NVGR: Why Australia will one day kill me

Sweet Zombie Jesus! Yes, that's a spider eating a bird. Look at the friggin' size of it. These photos were taken in near Cairns in Queenland and are genuine. They show a Golden Silk Orb Weaver spider that's caught what's to believed to b...

 
 
 
 

Cblogs of 10/21/08 + Pendeltonisms

Alright, folks, before we get started today, Id like to draw attention to one of the blogs not in the Top Blog area.. galabug wrote today about a DLC system the Super Famicom hadcalled Satellaview. Read more about it on his blog. Anyway, ...

 
 
 
 

SingSterling 08: The Videos Are Finally Here!

Ah... a sweet sigh of relief. After sitting here for three full days working on editing, reformatting and uploading all of my SingSterling videos I'm finally finished. There are nearly 60 videos, even though I didn't think to record the f...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Cblogs of 10-20-08 + Jimboisms.

I'm back... reading the cblogs of Destructoid in all its totality and recapping them for your reading pleasure. Your usual Cblog Recapper, the gentleman known as Casual Weaponry, unfortunately couldn't make the proceedings tonight due t...

 
 
 
 

Halloween in Rapture

I haven't been that into Halloween the last few years, but my girlfriend is crazy for it so I've decided to give it a go. Our first activity was pumpkin-carving. I decided to do The Cheat, which I've wanted to do for years, while she ha...

 
 
 
 

System Lynk is Live on Fan Off Network

Anyone bored right now? Come check out the live System Lynk podcast. You can also hang in the chatroom and interact with the hosts. http://www.systemlynk.com/chat Just throwing it out there. We're talking Fable, Videogame movies, Favori...

 
 
 
 

Welcome to NXE: Here's some info!

This is completely legit. This is not a fake like my last 360/MGS4 picture that I personally shopped for the post. I have some news regarding the NXE. Apparently people like it and want to know about it. Go figure, right? NXE was in O...

 
 
 
 

LPB delayed over Quran lyrics

Found this on CNN this morning. I was all like "lol wut". Then somebody referred me to this. So that's what that's about, allegedly. Overreaction? Conspiracy? Can "gamers" hit Islam's Amazon page hard enough?

 
 
 
 
 
 

Quickposts

Alphadeus

Im not the only one that remembers the price of old cartridge games, am I? FFIII SNES cost my father damn near 90 dollars with tax brand Im not saying prices should go But games used to be quite expensive for what they

 
 
Neronium

Might have to pay 800 in the poor man gets Hopefully it is just an

 
 
dephoenix

I cannot wait until they announce that Metroid Prime remake, now for the low, low price of US

 
 
Spaceloaf

Boom! I won the 50/50! Although Im starting to get a little Ive won the last 3 50/50s in a row so now Im just expecting to fail on every Well, I guess its a good problem to Good luck to everyone who is pulling!

 
 
medicamecanica

Heard an eShop listing has Zelda at $70, so some are suggesting locking in a physical preorder at $60 if that concerns Could be

 
 
Torchman

So TIL I learned from a twitter post rant about Roilands involvement in the show: The Pickle Rick episode was written by the showrunner for

 
 
taterchimp

Tried out that newfangled Sniper: Ghost Warrior: Contracts and I enjoy it for what it Cool scope Enemies are dumb as hell, but a stiff breeze kills the Large-ish mission

 
 
SlimeyBearXXL979990

Got to say even just lately all the indie games and cool lesser known and weird games Zoey here has covered on the front page with her articles lately is a really nice Some pretty cool games, some even I didnt hear of, well worth a

 
 
Trevlyn
 
 
Virtua Kazama

Holy crap, were almost at 100 I gotta think about what to do when we reach FT5 or FT10 battles, perhaps? Well discuss it on tonights episode of Virtua Fighter Takeover!

 
 
jasondm300

We finished the Lego titanic this Son for scale

 
 
Virtua Kazama

Okay, the Talia Al Ghul boss battle is not fun to deal I just want to finish Gotham Knights

 
 
jobejoe

Playing this weird Dungeon Crawler called Aeon of Kind of a mash up between Eye of the Beholder and Wasteland (with choose your own adventure A bit maze-y currently but it has a great aesthetic!

 
 
Kerrik52

Shamus Youngs last regular book was a nice bit of sci-fi, even if the scant mention of heart attacks felt painfully It does a good job of presenting sensible AI and weaves a murder mystery around I highly recommend

 
 
Xeo

Shit, I gotta say - so far 2023 aint so Im genuinely happy in My mental health is improving by the day, and even my physical health has improved I dont hate my My kids are both doing My wife is doing Not too

 
 
PhilKenSebben

*onlybump* Any Lego heads here? I have two, unopened, NIB, Indiana Jones, and LotR If youre interested, make an Ill let them go for under market

 
 
TheLimoMaker

I genuinely think this might be the thing I have instead of a It makes me that

 
 
Flegma

Got to level 4 without continues on normal in Hidden Star in Four Seasons while using an Xbox360 controller with a tendency to suddenly drift Im fine with Not my

 
 
Exber

This came out of A new CGI Resident Evil? Featuring Leon once again, mind I thought Vendetta was a decent Still, as long as it isnt like Infinite Darkness, Im Glad to see Chris & And, of course, Leons hair is

 
 
RiffRaff

Current

 
 
Fuzunga

Meanwhile, at Nintendo:

 
 
ShadeOfLight

One hour into Hi-Fi Rush, and this is great so Im not musically gifted by any means, but games where the environment moves to music are always a Fun game, no bullshit, lovely art and writing that reminds me of Spider-verse; oh yeah, Im

 
 
Xeo

Ill be doing throwback Thursday today on Tuesday Some of this albums themes and lyrics hit HARD in modern

 
 
bong264

Average Tuesday Status:

 
 
Torchman

Ayyy what a shock, Roiland was also kind of an ass behind the scenes on Rick and Lines up real nice with the lawsuit and the DMs shared when that news

 
 
CaimDark Reloaded

Playing through Star Ocean First Departure, the only one in the series besides the lastest one Ive never I had low expectations, teen JRPGs no longer hold the same away over me, but Im happy to say 10 hours in Im still quite into

 
 
taterchimp

I need to stay away from the internet this Too many strong opinions

 
 
CycloneJoker

After ~11-12 days, I finally have functional home internet Feels

 
 
Inquisitive Raven

It rather sucks waking up and realizing you dont have much to look forward to The only bright spot for me is rolling for Hu Tao in Ive been saving for months and literally cant not get Thats something, at

 
 
RLZ

A short Bayonetta Origins preview from It soundsmuch more interesting than what the bit from Bayo 3 had me

 
 
Torchman

Alright time for some Direct predictions that Im totally gonna get

 
 
SlimeyBearXXL979990

Well seems I got another job offer It would be helping with bringing a new 3D CAD system for 18 months for a smallish stone kitchen design I have a bit too many potetional red flags for the role although the company wasnt too bad or lied

 
 
Vadicta

Felt #librarybookoftheday

 
 
Sir Shenanigans

Under construction at work (renovating theaters) and I took the opportunity closing yesterday to take a

 
 
Torchman

Finished Hi-Fi Rush last My

 
 
medicamecanica

Give me Dragon quest three, babyyyy

 
 
Xeo

Sums it up pretty damn well for I often just call it Marvel Writing or Borderlands Writing, but

 
 
Seymour

wow more like Woke Space

 
 
medicamecanica

The best game releasing this month starring young people in a magical castle is the Gal Gun Castlevania knock off can I get a hell

 
 
RLZ

I like the part near the end where he blames Fuckin gamers

 
 
CycloneJoker

It is 5:30 I woke up an hour Too wired from the anticipated return of internet normalcy to This is

 
 
Alphadeus

I pre-ordered the regular Deluxe edition of Theatrhythm (not the super deluxe It comes with the bonus tracks + season pass 1, which will cover me for the first few I put over 10 hours into the Im gonna have a blast with the full

 
 
Gajknight

The Hogwarts Legacy reviews look great and I am officially excited to play Its looks like the game kid me always dreamed of playing one Also just learned its not a live service game?! Thats

 
 
Lynx Amali

So update on the whole Mom/Dying Dad and I swapped bedrooms I stayed in with her up until just about an hour Shes completely bedridden and all for Going to finish this in the comments because I need the

 
 
RiffRaff

Have a great day!

 
 
Ricky Namara

Thanks to a certain loud-mouthed Youtuber, I have discovered My days are less grimmer Thank you, Inspirobot!

 
 
ctg867

SUCCESS! Dead Space is fixed after a bit of Putting a minor PSA for folks in the replies below if youd like to avoid the potential game breaking crash issues I was dealing with

 
 
streetmagik3

So, yeah, I bought that Genesis throw Color looks strange because its fleece--rub up vs down, and the graphic looks lighter or Wouldnt recommend it as an actual blanket, but if I can get A-ko off of it, my intention all along

 
 
Dinosir

Just beat divinity os2 with some Overall Im very split on this Theres a lot of great elements to it, but a lot of it was either incredibly frustrating or fell Just not for me Im afraid but I get why a lot of people dig it so

 
 
Ricky Namara

And yall called me weird when I was simping over Rexs butt! I couldve had a writing career, dammit!