(Update) Ask us anything on the Destructoid forums starting this month!
Jul12

(Update) Ask us anything on the Destructoid forums starting this month!

[Update: The second of our AMA sessions will take place this afternoon! So be sure to take a moment to stop by our official forums and ask Community Manager and contest mastermind Wes Tacos whatever takes your fancy! The thread will go live around two hours from now. Have fun!] Yup! You heard that right. Starting this month, we’ll be hosting a series of AMAs (ask me anything) with members of Destructoid and our sister sites on the new...

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Konami’s legendary Gradius returns on Nintendo Switch
Jul12

Konami’s legendary Gradius returns on Nintendo Switch

One of the most pioneering shmups of all time is ready to jet off on Nintendo Switch this week, as Konami classic Gradius joins the bulging Arcade Archives range. Originally launched in arcades in 1985, before eventually being ported to numerous home formats, Gradius is one of the best-known and most beloved brands in the shmup genre. Players jump into the cockpit of starfighting vessel Vic Viper, before blasting off into battle...

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Review: Deadly Premonition 2: A Blessing In Disguise
Jul12

Review: Deadly Premonition 2: A Blessing In Disguise

Never in a million years would I have thought that Deadly Premonition would get a sequel — or that I’d get to review it. Here we go. Read more…

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Learn your Animal Crossing island’s weather pattern with this cool website
Jul12

Learn your Animal Crossing island’s weather pattern with this cool website

Its been almost four months since Animal Crossing: New Horizons was released and while some of you might still be playing diligently each day, my attention for the game has started to wane. Add to this the fact that some people are starting to go back to work and the amount of time that you have to fish, hunt, or do anything in the game might be limited. Wouldn’t it be nice if you could know exactly when your island is going to...

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Review: Ninjala
Jul12

Review: Ninjala

Despite any faults it might have, one thing I cannot say about Ninjala is that it lacks passion. This game has more heart than a Time Lord, and it’s easy to see how much affection went into creating it. You see it in the characters, the art, the stages, the music, the weapons, and the lore. Nothing about this gives the impression the developers weren’t giving it their all to create a game where players can invest...

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Giveaway: Darkness Rises celebrates two years of action, take an Android key for premium content
Jul11

Giveaway: Darkness Rises celebrates two years of action, take an Android key for premium content

We’re giving away premium content keys to celebrate two years of Darkness Rises! I haven’t managed to string together two consecutive years of pretty much any activity in my life, so when a mobile game hits two years of being in service it’s pretty impressive. That’s exactly what Darkness Rises did, and to celebrate that feat we’re giving away premium content packs for players to get an edge up on the...

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