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Cheat Codes Ep. 84: Horse Latitudes

Rob Auten, professional game writer and consultant (Battlefield: Hardline, The Vanishing of Ethan Carter, Gears of War: Judgement), joins us for a whimsical jaunt right to the heart of the FBI’s new anti-radicalism game, Peter...


Cheat Codes Ep. 83: Shut Up

Web columnist and game dev Brian White (TAY, Current Digital) joins us this week to go over his latest piece about playing HALO for the first time. He helps us out as we dissect blanket positivity in gaming criticism and we t...


Cheat Codes Podcast Ep. 82: Rock Block

Our buddy Alex Baard (Due Process project lead) returns to join in the conversation about Impostor Syndrome, a mobile app thats supposed to help ADHD sufferers, and the Steam curators ‘The Cut-Content Police.’ We’re in fine form ...


Cheat Codes Podcast Ep. 81: Tame a Horse

Davis Standley, Respawn Game Designer joins us from sunny California. We come to terms with our college days by investigating the Minecraft Education Edition, sharing our best rage quit stories and eye-balling the blurring line between movi...


Cheat Codes Podcast Ep. 80: Footlong

Kevin Katona, game designer at Wargaming.net joins us this week to ponder ESPN finally committing to eSports, earning class credit for playing video games (in Norway), and software pirates getting sad about PC games getting too tough to cra...


Cheat Codes Podcast - Ep. 79: Game Fax

Alexandra Lucas joins us in the studio to tell us about her new job as a game writer for Plarium games which will require a relocation to Ukraine! She helps us make sense of Hasbro’s reasoning for leaving Rey out of The Force Awakens ...


Cheat Codes Podcast - Ep. 78: Shampanya!

It’s the end of 2015! We get the core panel together, discuss #NewYearsResolutionsIn5Words, pour some champers and rattle off our favorite games of the year. We follow it up with an examination of the Valve DoS attack over Ch...


Cheat Codes Podcast - Ep. 77: Schwartzmas

Associate Producer at Bungie, Samir Patel is back with us in the studio this week to go over how all the VR makers are helping solve each others problems to establish a successful market. We also examine Microso...


On the next PStoid: Meanderbot!

Our guest as seen in widescreen PStoid is going to be doing its first episode of 2016 this weekend. We will be joined by none other than Meanderbot who over the years has contributed a heck of a lot to this community, too much to link ...


Cheat Codes Podcast - Ep. 76: Vonderloost

Our old friend Nate Hitchcock joins us in the studio to talk about his work at Soulbound Studios on their MMORPG Chronicles of Elyria. He gets back in the mix pretty quick as we hash out topics like game design at sea, t...


Cheat Codes Podcast - Ep. 75: Exchange Rate

Alice Taplin, UK Content Assistant at audioBoom and host of the “Double Tap” gaming podcast joins us this week, all the way from merry old England.  We go over all the Final Fantasy VII remake news, Nintendo’s...


Cheat Codes Podcast - Ep 74: Mmm Sous-vide

We welcome the return of Fingered developer and game trailer auteur, James Id!  He brings his perspective along to help us break down the new multi-billion dollar Breaththrough Energy Coalition, the story behind ...


A New PStoid For Your Enjoyment with Guest Jack Shadow!

Sorry to barge in on you Dtoid, you weren't expecting us were you?After a short, unplanned sorta hiatus, PStoid is coming back for a new episode this weekend! Of course, we were never really gone. We'll also be posting the last episode (#34...


Cheat Codes Podcast - Ep. 73: Stay Classy

Happy early Thanksgiving everybody! We’re back to the core panel this week to ring in the holiday season. We break down the testimonials from old Nintendo “Powerline” workers, the implications of the new Valve Steam Sale plans and Ma...


Cheat Codes Podcast - Ep. 68: FascistWindPasser05

Alexandra Lucas is in the studio with us this week as we speculate on the new Nintendo NX rumors, the deserved success of Undertale and that odd survey that Riot is using on their League of Legends players. We round it all out with our usua...


PStoid Episode 33: Halloween Spooktacular!

Here's what happened in our Halloween Episode!On this special Halloween themed episode of PStoid: Nanashi loves Slender The Arrival, Neal wants to commit front yard property damage, Mike is surprised Yugioh is still a thing and special gue...


Cheat Codes Podcast - Ep. 67: Jello Shots

Consider this episode an early Christmas present from us to you! Bungie Assoc. Producer Samir Patel joins us again to talk about the new Destiny micro-transactions, VR Porn vs. Real Sex and the obviousness of a placebo effect in gaming. For...




Been waiting for this to go on sale and it just got a 75% off sale for on Switch and Seems like a fun game, basicaly a autorunner platform game that seeems to feel more puzzley like and you basicaly play as goomba trying to beat the


Tried getting into Project Zomboid and woooooooof is that a tough game to get Rolled Survivor Mode a few times and constantly felt as if I was getting myself locked in a neverending cycle of trigger zombie > run away > trigger zombie >

CaimDark Reloaded

Hell yeah! I did it again! DS2 Platinum baby! Man, the last Pyromancy trophy was I get to Drangleic Castle in NG++, buy the remaining spells from the chancellor, and when I buy the last nothing Panic!


Im Adrian Belew with a slightly better At a loss for words, so Im just going back to absurdity and Maybe Ill say

Lord Spencer

Weekly Update, here are the games I am currently I am going to review those within brackets once completed: - -Travis Strikes Again: NMH (Hold) -Axiom Verge (Hold) -Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice (PS4)

Dr Mel

Am drunk, because


A beer post is just the


Im drunk as hell off local craft beer right now and I must say of all the sundry things I will miss moving to Japan next month the delectable concoctions of my local brewery will be one of Bless Jimmy Carter for making homebrewing free of taxation!


I forgot how damn good the old Hellblazer comics Just started back with 1 and finished the first 2-issue


Ive had a throat infection for a week Its been hurting for a while but got debilitating I cant eat, barely drink, speaking hurts, and Ive had trouble sleeping from the pain and the Im falling apart over

Whispering Willow

Hard to find something to make my day, but some fun prints came in and this is a nice cover for an upcoming Star Trek I guess Harry Kim and Miles OBrien are cursed in the same


You know what, Im just gonna say it


Good Vibes Gaming are currently doing a charity stream, playing TMNT, for womens People in chat are about their favorite pizza To drown out the I love


Passion and Warfare

CaimDark Reloaded

I caught the Souls bug again and Im back on working my way towards the DS2 Im up to NG++, now all thats left is reach Drangleic Castle!


On a lighter note, Ive had this guy recommended through the YT algorithm often enough that I took the plunge hes absolutely I love him!


Been working on a Morrigan Insta - upinsmokeproductions and I checked out the new Coheed album while playing no crosshairs overwatch last night at

Queen of Philosophy

Lots of game companies have spoken against the atrocious decision made by the Shitty Court Among them, Bungie took a step further by announcing a travel reimbursement Link:


Ive played Three Hopes for like 30 minutes and theres already two big improvements over Three Houses: The protagonist if fully voiced, and the cutscenes are clearly animated by a different studio because theyre no longer


My internet was out all damn day! So I missed out on work, which is a plus and sucky all at the same time buuuut I got to play GoT all day sooo theres that! This weeks TGIF is up over in the blogs! Queen took care of it for me this


I dont have a joke to make anyone feel better Today was just the beginning The writings been on the wall for decades Write your And if we must,


So this day has just been Not only with the whole SCOTUS shit but my dad got into an accident in the car I just fixed for him and it is :/


“Hijinks are the most logical course of action” might be my new favorite Star Trek Also, Strange New Worlds is an incredible If youve ever considered watching Trek but havent pulled the trigger, this is the series for you to


fuck off govt music thread here


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Theres something so satisfying about booting up Tetris after not playing for a month and setting a new Marathon and Sprint score (1:45 for sprint!) Anyway, time to protest basic bodily


I hate how ugly I that last acid experience got me feeling so down I hate Fucking low self esteem is a killer 💔😭


My Texan ass when Clarence Thomas says he wants to reexamine the laws legalizing birth control and gay


Id like to hear the Logic and Facts on this


Republicans: Abortions are Nine months later: so, uh, is child


Stand up now, fix the problems now, or the next generation will be so oppressed they will hold you responsible for letting it happen, and they will burn down everything to be free of


Shit is still depressing right now in America, so heres something to help us all


I think Ive been dealing with a chronic migraine for the entire week without realizing quite what it And on second thought Ive probably dealt with them for Today I am at a point of Scrolling through social media isnt helping


Said and done: God of War 2 I thought I was going to take longer to do it as I havent been feeling well emotionally, but I Glad to have found the means to get out from where I


I moved recently, and discovered there’s an Asian market three minutes from my They have fresh meat buns on Friday!


So if the daughter of one of these politicians is assaulted and she learns that she’s pregnant with the assailant’s child, they’re just going to be grateful for being new grandparents? Fucked up world we live


My copy of FE: Three Hopes is on the I cant wait to do nothing wrong as


I hate that I was super looking forward today, between AI to play and a new Coheed album to listen But all I feel is like shit and dont want to partake in The things the leadership in this country do piss me off to now end


The news is bleak But just for my own sanity, Id like to share some nothing good news in that its super cool to be able to refund a purchase on Hat in time is on sale now and they refunded me so I can buy it at the lower price, its nice

Chris Bradshaw

NVGR: what ever happened to the conservative value of leaving people the fuck alone?


Just woke up and heard the Stay strong and take care of yourselves my friends in the


Seeing roe v wade get struck down by a bunch of wretched husks-one of whom is married to someone who wanted the rightful election results overthrown-while they salivate over other protections they can gut sums up the current state o things dont


Whats some good psychological horror/thrillers, trippy sci-fi, or slow-burn horror/thriller flicks on Netflix, Prime, or Apple?


wish I had something cool to say but I dont Hope u guys have a good weekend


ATTACK OF THE KILLER POMODORI: fresh mozzarella, fried green tomato, heirloom tomato relish, fried banana peppers + sundried tomato


Me after todays Supreme Court ruling: