Preparing for the Oculus Rift

I had the pleasure of taking the Oculus Rift for a spin yesterday and boy am I excited. While the development model is but a shadow of what the retail version will be, it still blew my expectations out of the water. While I was pretty adamant about the recent 3D trend being nothing more… Continue reading

Does July 2011 Matter? – The Horrible Show 081011

Seriously, you have no idea how excited we are to talk about video games again. Through audio difficulties the crew is back. After a GenCon detour Justin, Cole, Ethan, Justin, and Josh comb through headlines of July to see if any of them matter. Send in your questions to simon@horriblenight.com or @TheHorribleShow Long Description Coming… Continue reading

Shiniest Objects: We Knew Better

Earnings calls were this week with THQ and Nintendo trying to right their respective ships. This led to some good news for gamers (price cuts) and bad news (failing franchises). With the podcast taking two weeks off we still cranked out a few original editorials and picked up Cole’s jaw from off the floor after… Continue reading

E3 11: Sony – The Horrible Show 060911

E3 week continues as we set our sights on the Nintendo press conference and their new… console? Ethan and Cole join Justin and Josh to discuss Zelda, the 3Ds games lineup, and the good and the bad of the Wii U. Would someone turn off that siren? Send in your questions to simon@horriblenight.com or @TheHorribleShow… Continue reading

The Horrible Show – E3 Mini – 06-16-2010

The E3 minicast of The Horrible Show, Justin, Cole, and Christina take on the press conferences of Microsoft, Nintendo, and Sony. We react to the Kinect, PlayStation Move, and Nintendo 3DS while we continue to hope 3D gaming just goes away. Send in your questions to simon@horriblenight.com The Indiana storms could not stop us, and… Continue reading

E3 2010: Sony Press Conference

Winner for the most dry press conference goes to Sony. Overall a very solid show, but it failed to surprise or have a huge impact on the audience. They did detail the release of the PlayStation Move, reveal their PSN subscription program PlayStation Plus, but Kevin Butler stole the show with his inspirational speech to all gamers…. Continue reading

E3 2010 Waggles in 3D

E3 is upon us. Of course the best part of E3 is that the most newsworthy bits of information come out before it all actually starts, thanks to the media conferences all of the major companies put on. You can watch the conferences on your tv on G4, and online via UStream.tv and Gametrailers.com. Here’s… Continue reading