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OCT 2015: Uncharted Month (+Recap)

As you may or may not know, this year I have been trying to theme each month of videogame playing, so far covering series such as Zelda, 'Souls, Final Fantasy, Witcher, Metal Gear and now it's time for another new topic. Since most other ne...

 
 
 
 

#Cyberviolence #Eggplants

I started out typing up some big, clearly satirical rant about how two brave white women of wealth and privilidge went up infront of the UN and said, completely seriously, that Disagreement = Harassment and that being subjected to disagree...

 
 
 
 

Egotisms #2 - My Fresher's Week

Welcome to the post-fresher’s week write up, in which I will beguile you with stories of my first week at uni in the hope that you give a damn. If you missed Egotisms #1 – it’s here. Let’s get started. (And I’...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

RAE - Timeline

G'day guys, hope you are having a great week. Now this is more of a personal blog. I thought it was about time I told you the full story about the beginning and end of RAE on IGN and the transition from IGN to Destructoid. In 2009, I was pl...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nostalgia, Minecraft and Art

In the long, long ago – 3 years to be precise – I developed a new hobby. The art of minecraft builds. In the space of a year I placed tens of thousands of blocks by hand, and hundreds of thousands more by WorldEdit. As the need...

 
 
 
 

Undertale: The Case for Heart

I will be discussing minor spoilers about this game in the blog below. I would rather you skip reading it then ruin the experience. Please, play this game. If you have played it, discuss with me. This weekend, I bought a game called Underta...

 
 
 
 

Steps of Subversion: Halo 2 and Sons of Liberty...

It takes a certain genius in crafting a great video game narrative. You have to account for player agency, pacing, stylistic decisions that bring in narrative focus that could take away gameplay options, and ensure that your protagonist is ...

 
 
 
 

EGX 2015 - What will I Play?

EGX 2015 is very big in the UK. We're straved as a gaming society of any events that celebrate gaming and tantilise future releases. That's why I'm going this year as a press member to choose which games I want to cover. I'm spoiled for ch...

 
 
 
 

It's Hard For Me To Write These Days

Consider this my hasty and incredibly pretentious introduction to Destructoid blogs. I’m not the best writer out there, but I’m at least able to put my thoughts onto the table in a well-organized manner, thank you very much. And...

 
 
 
 

resolution...sort of

Earlier today I was told that the GUYS that broke into my house have been caught. They had the Ipad jerk offs ID and it took them to one of their houses. Inside the house they found a few other people a bunch of stolen property. While they ...

 
 
 
 

Super Smash Flash 2 is the thing

Super Smash Flash 2 is another great concept game created by McLeod Gaming, found at Furg.net. Intended for PC and not for profit, to register and play the game is free. It has everyone [and everything] from Yoshi to Pikachu. To play you ha...

 
 
 
 

Megaman Movie (mix of excited and terrified)

As history has shown, movie adaptations of games can be, em agonizingly painful. titles like Alone In The Dark and Doom (The Rock did make it a little epic for a while) are only a few examples. When i hear he words "Megaman Movie" i would s...

 
 
 
 

A Free Plague Courtesy of Yacht Club Games

I was a latecomer to Shovel Knight. Don’t ask me why because I don’t have a good reason. In fact, I’m not sure if I would have purchased the game last week had it not been for the sudden and horrific realization that I nee...

 
 
 
 

The Sega Incident

Included in the above video is footage we captured of the Sega Vs Nintendo panel from this year’s Pax East with Al Nilsen, former Marketing Director for Sega of America. This panel ran from 9:30pm to 11:30pm on Friday, which came aft...

 
 
 
 

RAE - The Return to Dtoid

After a long wait due to education commitments, I am proud to announce that RAE is back after a couple of months hiatus. Guys, these last two months have actually been two of the roughest months of my life, and I was very close to announcin...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Retro Terror for the Future

It was about 2:00 am in the morning and I heard someone or something that sounded like a wounded satanic gorilla; at least that’s what I imagined the cursed primate would sound like if it were roaming around Mars. I felt like I was ei...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Quickposts

Alphadeus

New Album ANTHEMS has been 15 Free to This is a long blog about I have not forgotten the 10 people that showed interest (but did not send over info Take care

 
 
scoopifyblogger

publicizes all the facts as well as information on different and unique topics for its our website:

 
 
RiffRaff

Have a great day!!!! Bonus meme in the comments!

 
 
Neronium

Update on the 3DS: the inner camera is fine, out cameras tend to freeze the Research indicates that is the wifi Also, changed the blue shell to something

 
 
Spaceloaf

I just had a mind-blowing realization while in the shower that unfortunately only Genshin Impact players will Dionas Cryo Damage ascension stat isnt a meme anymore now that Shenhe More in

 
 
PhilKenSebben
 
 
Xeo

I forgot to do Now Deep Rock Galactic would likely be number 3, but oh Im surprised I played D2 more than Returnal,

 
 
Fuzunga

It’d be stupid of me not to take advantage of this, right? I didn’t even sign up!

 
 
Dangus Taargus

A couple years late, but I just finished the extra chapter in Whats that? 3243 deaths? It was So do I go for that final hidden berry? DO I?

 
 
Exber

Watched Mamoru Hosodas Im not really into anime but this director convinced me into Japanese animated films with Summer Wars and Wolf Children, and while his new movie started slow, that second half did Loved the innocent

 
 
ooktar

Rest in peace to my little kitty Ive had quite a few cats but none as cool or lovable as

 
 
ctg867

Finally got around to this Conway album I Opening track starts with a And I am racking my fucking brain tryna figure out what it is cause I KNOW I know Looked it up and Needed to Reply if you recognize it lol

 
 
Vadicta

So we could eventually get Shadow of the Collosus on PC right?

 
 
cockaroach

If i had a ps5, id probably have a thingy with Demons Souls as the Maybe that alternate timeline version of me bought a ps5 instead of a new pc in 2020 like i I hope hes enjoying it and Demons Souls

 
 
Silver the 3rd

There are roughly 3760 hours in the year you arent at work or sleeping (assuming you work 2040 hours and get about 8 hours of sleep a night) I spent just under 1/3 of that on playstation

 
 
Mamekuma

Whatever, Im going live with Dark Souls 2 in a GOSH, TINA!

 
 
Anthony Marzano

Every damn

 
 
Zoey Handley

Do you know why I dont play my PS4 as much as my other consoles? The controller battery I have one favourite controller, and I dont want to switch it out

 
 
Parismio

Whats in

 
 
Just Aaron

Unholy

 
 
Neronium

Bought this 3DS XL for Turned on and instantly turned off with a popping Now it is alive Replaced the top screen and now it Hasnt been updated since 2014 either

 
 
Boxman214

Inquiring minds want to know

 
 
ZombieCorps

It’s getting real boring hiding under my bed to avoid PokéMonster Hunter Four more days…

 
 
Flanx

what if I painted some of that warhammer stuff I bought years ago

 
 
Virtua Kazama

Were still stuck in Sotenbori and a bounty was placed on Kiryus head by the Omi Its time for another session of Yakuza Kiwami 2!

 
 
bong264

Heard its pretty chilly up Lemme help out with that!

 
 
Cathedral

I too have a box, the contents of which are unknown but to one other Dtoid Forsooth! What may occupy this tawny colored tomb?

 
 
hlarge4

A box? But, whats in it?

 
 
Trevlyn
 
 
hester2

Saw that The Show is my damn near nightly wind down Nioh 2 is severely understated since the majority of my time with it is on

 
 
FakePlasticTree

How do you become a Pokemon master if more Pokemon just keeps showing up?

 
 
Mamekuma

I finally escaped the fiefdom of Xfinity in my area to the newcomer Metronet! I havent fully tested it yet, but Im paying less money for Gig speed internet and no data Bliss

 
 
RiffRaff

And Returnal keeps growing!

 
 
Neronium

Not a whole lot, but a whole lot of Its About :P

 
 
Mike Sounders

Wrapup finally worked! Not bad for game that I started end of late Also if I played Super Robot Wars 30 on console instead of PC, itd be 2nd with 100+

 
 
Lawman

Current Status:

 
 
Spiders For Sale

He energetically expresses his gratitude, somehow making his mask spin, which elicits some further exclamations of When he takes it off, it transforms into an ordinary wooden bowl, which he uses to collect contributions from the

 
 
NeoTurbo

Damn closest Ive ever Those busses are

 
 
Punished Nietzsche

Elden Ring has gone gold! just one month to be stomped around and mauled by giant

 
 
AtomicBanana

You did it, You made me reinstall Chrome on my

 
 
Occams

If you haven’t, I highly recommend y’all check out Alphadeus’ new He’s writing themes for community members and it’s I’ve had them on repeat while I work and I can’t stop

 
 
ctg867

Not sure if this is new or if I missed an earlier announcement, but apparently theres an upgrade path for the Uncharted PS5 Xbox style Smart Delivery would have been preferable, but this is better than Sonys full double dips, at least

 
 
Flegma

I suppose with the ActiBlizz acquisition theres even less chance for a backup Mechwarrior series to make a

 
 
Lawman

Some real mood music for the

 
 
hlarge4

Man, speaking of Deus Ex, they be having some whacky emails!

 
 
PhilKenSebben

Current Status:

 
 
bong264

Current Status:

 
 
Sweaty Dungus

Pre-9/11 left wing conspiracy media was wildly accurate and the War on Terror cultural hysteria effectively neutralized When Deus Ex came back it was about If it comes back again it will take place in a world where all conspiracies are