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April Fools: Not "nerd"--"node."

No sentence better exemplifies how I felt about Raiden the first time I played Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty. After the sinking of the tanker, which is one of the best opening chapters in gaming history, I was waiting with antic...

 
 
 
 

From Sofware with Love: The Tower

I bought my PS3 in 2009, after saving up for it for months. It came bundled with Metal Gear Solid IV, and as soon i finished wiping my tears for Big Boss and Snake, i decided it was time to move on to another game, and that game was De...

 
 
 
 
 
 

From Software With Love: Re-releases and Remasters

This month sees the release of Dark Souls II: Scholar of the First Sin edition on the PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC; an updated version of the game running in a high definition 1080p resolution (with increased textures), 60fps frame ...

 
 
 
 

From Software With Love: Find a happy place...

The ‘Souls games can be unrelenting, brutal and dark; true tests of mental willpower, emotional fortitude and grim resolve. Whilst playing, the majority of the time you’ll likely be inching your way through labyrinthine du...

 
 
 
 

REVIEW: Legend of Zelda: Minish Cap (WiiU)

Despite my claims in a previous review, this month I was simply not done with Zelda, and even though I tried to put it down, once you get stuck into the rhythmic solving of puzzles and spelunking of temples nothing else quite scratche...

 
 
 
 

REVIEW: Hyrule Warriors (WiiU)

Taking a brief departure from the official canon of The Legend of Zelda, and uncharacteristically taking a risk with one of its most prestigious intellectual properties, in 2014 Nintendo released Hyrule Warriors on the WiiU. I'm reall...

 
 
 
 

MAJORA MARCH: The Most Disturbing Man in the Moon

Majora’s Mask ostensibly has a central antagonist, that of the titular mask and its influence over the poor innocent Skull Kid, and supposedly it’s because of this masked villain that you’re gathering power over the ...

 
 
 
 

Majora March: Lend Me Your Ears

Majora March is all about celebrating the minutiae of The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask in wake of its recent remaster on the Nintendo 3DS. Playing the game with a fresh coat of paint has the cogs in my giant clock tower of a h...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Bloggers Wanted: Majora March

[This month’s Bloggers Wanted comes from Preposterous Whitey and is all about weird masks and videogame conspiracy theories!] In the wake of the recent re-release of The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask for the Nintendo 3DS,...

 
 
 
 

My Nine

I must apologize if this video is too artistic and somewhat creepy, here is another video if you need to cleanse your ears. To be honest I was not looking forward to this post. There is simply more than Nine people on the site tha...

 
 
 
 

The Nine Best Dtoiders Ever

I am not the easiest person to get to know. I'm a quiet guy raised by quiet people and I'm 75% deaf to boot. It's not the sort of life that produces the gregarious, amiable type. Being friends with me usually requires people who are co...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Happy Anniversary Dtoid: The Magnificent Nine

I've only just celebrated my one year anniversary here at Destructoid; I officially signed up in February 2014 after lurking for a couple of years in awe of the GIF bombs in the front page articles comments' sections. It's been good so...

 
 
 
 

I Love Shadow of the Colossus!

[This is an essay I wrote a while ago for my college work. It wasn't for a formal assignment, but instead just a practice piece that we were allowed to pick any topic for. So I decided to gush about SotC. I've been sitting on it for ag...

 
 
 
 

Band of Bloggers: Journey into Peril!

I bet you're wondering why that's an image from the old fallout games? For this month's Band of Bloggers assignment -- dedicated to one of my favorite gaming franchises of ever, Fallout -- I ahead of time asked Scholarly Gamer, one of...

 
 
 
 

Important Tips to Win at Sport Betting

Although a large number of people across the globe enjoy a flutter, but many understand as much as necessary about what they are doing to win at sports betting such as soccer betting in the long term. In betting, it is all about getti...

 
 
 
 

The Gift of Gaming: BIONIC ARM!

A great gift to me is something that qualifies the phrase, "the gift that keeps on giving." And what better gift is there that has more to give then what it initially offers then a good old fashioned fighting game? 2008 sounds so rece...

 
 
 
 

The Gift of Gaming: Influences on my sleeve

My name is Nick and I've been playing games my entire life. In this here blog, I'd like to share what games I consider to be influential on who I am today and probably impacted you too. First up, Sim City. Sim City brought me into adu...

 
 
 
 

Giving Thanks: Sega Genesis Collection

Initially I had scrapped an entirely different Giving Thanks post because I got to the point when there had to be a decision made about what could be included and what could not and instead the post got junked. Which sucked because I w...

 
 
 
 

Fangs for the Memories: Slender

It was surprisingly difficult to choose a top horror game, or horror moment. The first that came to mind was ‘of course, Fatal Frame!’. The game is generally very eerie; the ambience is effective; of a breeze drifting throu...

 
 
 
 

Giving Thanks: The Miiverse

Though touted as one of the greater evolutions in gaming, I’ve never been a huge proponent of online gaming. Indulging in a game’s world and story is a personal experience for me. The voices and actions of other players, pa...

 
 
 
 

Giving Thanks: Pokemon Ruby & Sapphire

...My Pa (Grandfather) passed away 13 years ago today. November 16th, 2001. His wife Nana passed away earlier this year after a long fight against Alzheimer's. I was 10 when he passed away... not really concerned with anything more tha...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Quickposts

indigit4l

Finally done with exhausting Anywho, theres a big sale at GOG and theyre giving away some of those really early Elder Scrolls Also Heretic + Hexen Collection for

 
 
Cathedral

Day Watching Hot DAMA

 
 
Lawman

I never knew that working while you have COVID is a Here I am! I guess!

 
 
hlarge4

#boxturday? No? Well, while youre here, might as well show whats in

 
 
Jetter Mars

SO HAPPY! Got this (heavy!) beauty at my auction house for $62! Havent read these strips since the early aughts!

 
 
Osc

Lazy #Caturday

 
 
Neronium

Sleepy boi for #caturday

 
 
Nydius

#caturday for the random stray who adopted us

 
 
Inquisitive Raven

Trying to force myself to apply for jobs Sadly 90% of the remote work has the clause You still need to come in sometimes anyway, defeating the And most of the rest seems above my level, a sidegrade at best, or reads like a

 
 
TroyFullbuster

Full hands on preview of MultiVersus

 
 
TroyFullbuster

New blog of ANOTHER ROM Hack (expect at least 7 more) plus a few videos in the upcoming weeks!

 
 
Snaileb

Now I know why they named the new Metroid Dread, I just do not have any motivation to finish that The EMMI encounters are everywhere and feel less Metroid and more X from The enemies are so easy, theyre just health No thank

 
 
Whispering Willow

Checks out, I

 
 
Chris Bradshaw

just beat Telling i feel like this is the loosest definition of a game ive ever otherwise, its an aiiight piece of art

 
 
TheBlondeBass

CAN YOU BELIEVE IT? A NEW DTOID DRAWS! And this around, the time make your own Shin Megami Tensei Demons and/or Angels! More details in comments! BUMP TODAYS THE LAST DAY!!!

 
 
Chimpomagee

The conservatives in the Australian election lost!!!!! lets goooooooooooooo!

 
 
NeoTurbo

Current status; chilling at my parents this long weekend to look after my mom while my dad is at She just had foot surgery and needs someone to give her her meds and make Also watching Whos Line is it Is good How are you guys?

 
 
dephoenix

So about my post I know no one really like got mad about it, but I still want to apologize for posting something Because I had no interest in the movie I didnt consider that others would, and thats on Im

 
 
RoomWithaMoose

I recall hearing that, a long time ago, the proliferation of fiction in literature was rather Now that we live in a fictionpunk world, do you think those early concerns have been at all validated?

 
 
Whispering Willow

Occams, the Pokémon Whisperer, will also be asking Pokémon your summer stream questions and make game predictions, so leave a Pokémon and question for it in this quickpost!

 
 
Dere

#caturday ama

 
 
Thehorrorwhore

Killer remix! Hope u guys like ❤️❤️

 
 
Lord Spencer

Weekly Update, here are the games I am currently I am going to review those within brackets once completed: - -Valkyria Chronicles 4 (Switch) -Guacamelee! 2 (Switch) -Yakuza 4 Remastered (PS4) -Into the Breach (Swit

 
 
PhilKenSebben

Current Status:

 
 
Parismio

I really went in on Final Fantasy XI the past couple of I made it to level 43 red mage and progressed the story a Im using a guide that actually tells what content I can do in I started the rhapsody of Vanadiel and wow, its

 
 
bong264

#LateNightStatus

 
 
Alphadeus

Last Words of a Dying Man (2019): One of the few songs Ive written that can make me Originally written for a scene where the hero is saying goodbye to a long time Its not a very complex song, and its kinda But it still

 
 
PLANET P1SS 69

Thank God Its Not Christmas, by Sparks is my current

 
 
hlarge4

Board game night! Played Steam Punk Rally Fusion first but forgot to take a So here is Dice Yahtzee Battler with unique Both were great

 
 
GoofierBrute

I graduated today and Im not wearing pants right Both are very important life achievements that I thought I would

 
 
Occams

Watched Love Death & Robots season I really enjoy the anthology format and the level of detail is really A lot more hits than misses this time Anyone else a fan?

 
 
bong264

Why yes, they do make pig orcs in My God do I love these little guys Even better that I found 15mm little square bases for em! Cant wait to do some more 15mm fantasy stuff down the line 👍

 
 
Mamekuma

So far League I know thats what everyone already knows, but this game has terrible new player Like, I know how to play a MOBA, but I dont understand these characters, their names, items, jesus its a lot

 
 
Chris Bradshaw

drinking some fancy, or not so fancy beers (depending on where youre from) called, stalla AMA

 
 
mullon

I watched the finale to Legend of Korra for the first time since Current status:

 
 
Punished Nietzsche

in the end, i read the Wikipedia entry for Wandavision and went to see Strange It There are some sketchy stuff there, and i couldnt sympathize with Wanda at But overall very entertaining, it even had some jumpscares!

 
 
PLANET P1SS 69

I had a mental vision before dream Muppet looking birds of various colors were sitting on a subway and glaring at me; I thought, thats interesting, maybe I should make something about angry And then thought, aw drat

 
 
Trevlyn

Something to jam

 
 
streetmagik3

3 deliveries in one day! M2 Shottriggers Sky/Fire Shark collection!!

 
 
Cathedral

All hotdog and no bun

 
 
Just Aaron

I`ve been watching Youtube lore videos on Warhammer 40k for the past 6 I love What`s the next step? I`m not aware of any good video games to Not really interested in the board How are the books? Is that where it`s at?

 
 
Shinkz

Found a really cool artist on etsy and immediately bought all of their Pokemon They all arrived and look fucking More in the comments

 
 
Gajknight

Anyone kind enough to list some great PC exclusive games I should check out on my Steam Deck? Age isnt a problem mostly, just needs to be Also, @Torchman

 
 
Boxman214

This piques my interest

 
 
Derpunkel

If my calculations are correct, the last time I managed to boot my ps5 was two weeks ago, I wanna play some elden ringgggggg! All I managed to play is the Kirby demo over and over because my daughter demands to see Beerbee

 
 
Whispering Willow

The time has come! E3 gives way to another summer of streams! But we can still do predictions! Ask me your questions and Ill see what my tarot cards have to say! (Bump #1)

 
 
SlimeyBearXXL979990

I believe destructoid did a review recently on this game and gave it a Tried out Citizien Sleeper and the writting so far is pretty engaging and well paced and the Massive flaw of its just so fucking buggy so far though

 
 
Flegma

You know

 
 
taterchimp

brined and battered 10oz pork tenderloin fried crispy, Prairie Breeze cheese, shredded iceberg lettuce, pickled red onion, heirloom tomato relish and garlic An Iowa