The 2012 Grimmys: Award Selections Part 2 – The Horrible Show Live #324b

Deliberations continue for The 2012 Grimmys. Justin, Josh, Ethan, and Aaron try to figure out if doing horrible things in video games should be fun as they hand out character awards, horror awards, 2011 awards, the best looking award, and more. The Horrible Show – Join the editorial staff of as they discuss a… Continue reading

The 2012 Grimmys: Game Against Humanity Award

It’s true, video games do sometimes enable the player to commit some truly heinous acts. It’s also true, that some of these moments never stop being fun. Hotline Miami Killing is nothing new in video games, but it’s really the only feature of Hotline Miami. The fact that murder remains fast and fun throughout the… Continue reading

The 2012 Grimmys: Tingle Award for Worst Character

It’s quite simple, the mere existence of this character is offensive and a detriment to video games. Go away. Redacted Character – Mass Effect 3 Try talking to anyone angered by the ending of Mass Effect 3 and it all starts with this character. Maybe it’s a little unfair to encapsulate the world’s frustrations with… Continue reading

The 2012 Grimmys: F*** Me Award

Our level of frustration is only matched by the few sharp moments of pure bliss that come from being one step ahead of the pure evil that this game is designed around. We love to hate you. Spelunky Spelunky is lucky that it looks and sounds so adorable. Cave adventures haven’t been this harrowing since… Continue reading

The 2012 Grimmys: Queued Up Award

It doesn’t have to end this year. This game shows a tremendous amount of promise for 2013 and we think its only going to get better with age. Planetside 2 A massive war spanning several continents has just begun in Planetside 2. Between its wide array of vehicular combat, futuristic weaponry, and welcoming community the… Continue reading

The 2012 Grimmys: Not Entertained Award

Bad games come in many forms, but a disappointing game at one point showed promise. Unfortunately, this game not only failed to live up to its hype, it collapsed underneath it. Twisted Metal Hey, you know, Twisted Metal tried for a comeback, not only for its franchise, but for the car combat genre. Turns out… Continue reading

The 2012 Grimmys: Mr. Dave Award for Best New Character

In honor of the greatest create-a-character in Horrible Night history, we do not take our relationships with video game characters lightly. This new character stole the show. Vaas – Far Cry 3 Vaas gained everyone’s attention in his E3 debut with his crazy eyes and definition of insanity. He’s the kind of psycopath that drives… Continue reading

The 2012 Grimmys: Infinite Lives Award

The main reason for a growing backlog are the games from last year that we cannot put down. Whether from pure addiction or new content, this 2011 game kept on giving in 2012. Skyrim A massive game released at the end of year coupled with multiple expansion quality downloadable content packs, made Skyrim a constant… Continue reading