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The false advertising of Mortal Kombat's Kombat Pack

Warner Bros. is notorious for its preorder, DLC, and season pass bullshit, and Mortal Kombat X's Kombat Pack is no exception. Nicolas Jones sent us a tip about how he asked WB Games Support why the Kombat Pack didn't include all the DLC for the current season, as there have been various costume packs released that aren't included. WB's response: Read more...

The kids in Splatoon could have been rabbits!

In the latest of Nintendo's Iwata Asks series, the producer of Splatoon revealed that at one point in development you'd play as a rabbit instead of kids! Perhaps they changed it because "You're a rabbit now, you're a kid now" just doesn't...Show More Summary

Bloxels is a tactile tool for building video games

As a kid, I loved playing with blocks, and I loved playing video games. I think the combination of the two is at least partially why Minecraft is so popular with kids these days. Well, here's another product that I wish existed when I was a kid. Show More Summary

Live-action Rock Band 4 trailer looking for bodies

Are you a Rock Band fan living in the Seattle area with nothing to do for the next few days? Do you mind standing around bored stiff for hours on end while gaffers, grips, and roadies endlessly disassemble and reassemble sets? If your...Show More Summary

New Mushroom 11 trailer and details out now

I have been pretty keen on Mushroom 11 since I first saw it at PAX East 2014. Since then, just about everybody on staff who has played it has come away with positive thoughts. Hamza called it one of his favorite games at PAX East, Jordan called it the next great puzzle platformer, and Brett said it's shaping up brilliantly. Show More Summary

Sony boss confirms Bloodborne expansion, more info late this year

Despite the successes of Demon's Souls, Dark Souls, and Dark Souls 2, recent PlayStation 4 exclusive Bloodborne sold well enough that Sony was still surprised with the results. It's not surprising, then, that the game would be getting additional content made available digitally. Show More Summary

Contest: Groupees Be Mine 19 Bundle

Our friends at Groupees have their Be Mine 19 Bundle going, and to celebrate they've given us 20 codes to hand out to the Destructoid community! The Be Mine 19 Bundle is a game, and music bundle which helps support charity. You can pay...Show More Summary

BAMF cowboy McCree gameplay revealed for Overwatch

Say "Howdy partner" to McCree, the previously announced cowboy for Blizzard's Overwatch, in this hot off the presses gameplay preview. McCree may only use a six shooter, but it certainly doesn't hold him back judging by the killstreaks...Show More Summary

Twitch VODs now available on your mobile device

Twitch is pretty much the king of streaming and today, the king announced that videos on demand are now available via your mobile device of choice. Considering how long Twitch has been around and how popular it has become, it's kindShow More Summary

The Executioner is the last Evil Within DLC, out May 26

The last bit of The Evil Within DLC drops this month. "The Executioner" features an unexpected shift to the first-person perspective and "series of battle arenas all from the...perspective of The Keeper," if you were thinking The Evil...Show More Summary

KFC takes us through the life of Colonel Sanders in a game

Colonel Sanders lived an interesting life. In an attempt to bring him back into the public eye, fast food chain KFC wants to tell the story of his life, though it seems like it might be embellished a bit in the free minigame collection...Show More Summary

Microsoft adds white Xbox One Halo: The Master Chief Collection bundle

Ahead of Halo 5: Guardians, Microsoft already attempted to both make and sway Chief fans with an Xbox One bundled with Halo: The Master Chief Collection and a box with pictures of Master Chief on it. Now, Microsoft is over delivering on choices and releasing a "Cirrus White" version of the same bundle, which was just on sale in black for $300. Show More Summary

You can now eat fried Pikachu in South Korea

This one goes out to all the depraved kids that used to pull wings off houseflies, you know, the ones who took delight in burning ants with magnifying glasses and kicked puppies, too, probably. Or maybe just the ones that gnawed the limbs off animal crackers and imagined them screaming in agony, praying for the sweet release of death. Show More Summary

Namco's Pac-Man 35th anniversary celebration is just sad

On this day in 1980, Pac-Man debuted in Japanese arcades. Now, publisher Bandai Namco has decided to celebrate the arcade classic's 35th anniversary in the most depressing way possible. The company has passed along a note announcingShow More Summary

Jet Set-esque Hover: Revolt of Gamers sure looks pretty

When I saw the Kickstarter for Hover: Revolt of Gamers, I had to back it. It's been a while since we've seen anything even remotely related to Jet Set, and although I'm still desperately craving an HD remake of Jet Set Radio Future,Show More Summary

Bowser leaves EA, joins Nintendo as Vice President of Sales

Business! Yes, some exec hopping from one game company (Electronic Arts since 2007, most recently as Vice President of Global Business Planning) to another (Nintendo, as Vice President of Sales) is bland stuff, but when the cat's name...Show More Summary

The fantastic Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare gets a permanent price drop

If you haven't picked up Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare yet and even remotely enjoy shooters like Team Fortress, the newly minted $20 price drop is a perfect excuse to take the plunge. That price will be in effect for PC, PS4, PS3,...Show More Summary

Margaret, Human Teddie playable in Persona 4: Dancing All Night

One more blonde mess of Persona 4: Dancing All Night news. The Velvet Room's Margaret will cut a velvet rug in Dancing All Night according to a recent Famitsu preview. Margaret can be unlocked for use in the game's Free Dance mode, which...Show More Summary

Atlus listened! Persona 4: Dancing All Night gets sexy Kanji DLC

I've heard Atlus shrugs, but not this time. I was pretty vocal in my disappointment with Atlus' choice to have a ladies pack of swimsuit DLC free with pre-order of Persona 4: Dancing All Night (and purchasable down the line). Part of...Show More Summary

Heroes of the Storm is now in open beta, will launch next month

Heroes of the Storm has been in alpha and closed beta sessions for a while, but it's prepping for a full launch next month. For now, you can enter the open beta on Mac or PC with a simple signup on the game's website. While they're testing,...Show More Summary

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