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On today's Destructiod Show, we've got EVEN MORE GTA V SCREENSHOTS OH GOD WHY, a review for CounterStrike: Global Offensive, a 16-bit de-make of Borderlands 2, a developer diary showing off some of Dishonored's stealthy kills, and more!
Happy Friday, lovers! On today's Destructiod Show, we've got EVEN MORE GTA V SCREENSHOTS OH GOD WHY, a review for CounterStrike: Global Offensive, a 16-bit de-make of Borderlands 2, and a developer diary showing off some of Dishonored's stealthy kills. Also, it looks like Sony has filed a patent for playable mini-game advertisements, and Destructoid's PAX Party is a 1-2-3-GO!
Episode 351 of the Destructoid Show:
While quite a bit more straightforward than the recent "Creative Kills" trailer, this video highlights stealth gameplay, a major element of Dishonored. You'll be able to visualize enemies' lines of sight and, unless I'm mistaken, even how far the noise you make by running travels through the environment. And, of course, leaning. Lots and lots of leaning. (Jordan Devore)
Rockstar has graciously released four new GTA V screenshots to go along with the other screens it drip-fed this week. Altogether, that's amounted to ten whole images this week. Man, that'd be enough to almost justify a single post! (Jim Sterling)
Imagine broadcasted or streamed advertisements that are playable as mini-games, with an online element so that you could play with other viewers. A new Sony PlayStation patent, found by GameNMotion, seems to spell out how this would work. (Dale North)
It may lack some of the community niceties, beloved maps (Assault, anyone?), and little features of past games, but Global Offensive delivers on the promise of a faithful, polished, and better looking Counter-Strike for whoever wants it. Even if the community doesn't meet the golden standard of 1.6 and Source, CS:GO will remain a multiplayer classic for those willing to put in the time to learn the maps and weapons. (Allistair Pinsof)
That's right! Destructoid is hosting an open bar drink-up at PAX Prime this year, and it's all thanks to Interceptor Entertainment and Apogee Software's Rise of the Triad, and Razer. Best of all, you're invited!All you good looking people should head to Buckley's sports bar in Belltown on August 31, from 8PM to midnight. (Hamza Aziz)
Gearbox has released an official 16-bit retro demake of Borderlands 2, which is now available to play for free. It's a top-down shooter containing all the combat and loot-gathering fans have come to expect. (Jim Sterling)
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12 days ago
Hey! Destructoid Live starts RIGHT NOW! Let's rap about Metal Gear, Titanfall leaks, Xbox One and #E3 shenanigans: http://t.co/0GVK2gsMTB
14 days ago
Let's talk about @Harmonix's new game, South Park's new fart mechanic, and a game that is literally called MURDERED: http://t.co/wfGk9f32Dk
19 days ago
Destructoid Live is only a few minutes away! Join @TaraLongest and @acarboni for a mercifully Scoville-free episode: http://t.co/SvaEhmfC1b
21 days ago
Sonic! Molyneux! Wolfenstein! Borderlands! Destructoid!! http://t.co/np7i4f7Ksi
26 days ago
Today's live show is TOTALLY BROKEN, so if you try to watch it in higher than 360p, it won't work. SORRY Y'ALLZ!! http://t.co/Scgma5hAvq
26 days ago
Hey, all: the liveshow will be a little slightly late today. We're working out some technical kinks. Be with ya shortly!