Radio Waves for 02/22/13

A typical year in video games tends to be lopsided in terms of big name releases. Slow in the beginning, but everyone is swimming in AAA titles by the holidays. What happens as those big titles get completed? I’ve chosen to reach shoulder-deep into the dirtier side of gaming and  play two poorly-received games, hoping… Continue reading

Two Minute Guidance Counseling – Super Gaming Best Friends Live #204

Josh displays his might and magic by kicking, Justin learns just how bad he is at Soul Reaver and all video games, Coop can get attacked by alligators at any given moment. Plus Dead Space 3, face bullets, Antichamber, and washing machine repair. Super Gaming Best Friends: the podcast where Horrible Night writers and friends get… Continue reading

Horrible Times #407: The Sunday Destination

After the most drawn out gamer tease I’ve experienced in a while, I’m officially ready for Sony and Microsoft to announce their next-gen plans. Publishers and developers have to be even more frustrated as illustrated by Bungie’s attempted reveal of their new game, Destiny. I’m officially more confused about what to expect from their new online… Continue reading

Aftermath of The Horrible Show Live #403

Justin, Josh, and Ethan talk about more bad games that they love, answer chat’s questions about digital game purchases, preview Aliens: Colonial Marines, and new dungeon crawlers. Aftermath Episodes – The mics stay on after the show ends as the conversation continues and live chat interacts with the cast. The Horrible Show – Join the… Continue reading

I’m Not Toad – Super Gaming Best Friends Live #201

The SGBF’s survived the holiday video game sales and return to talk about their booty. Justin loves sharks, Justin G arrives to the Trials leaderboards a bit late, Ethan strategizes harder than ever, and Josh figures out the right way to play Max Payne. Super Gaming Best Friends: the podcast where Horrible Night writers and friends… Continue reading

They Like to Watch – Super Gaming Best Friends #110

The ghosts of old video games are strong in the recent video game tales of Josh, Justin, Ethan, Cole and Brandon. They learn once again to never go in alone when up against disturbingly familiar monsters, even if it means that you just have a spotter. Super Gaming Best Friends: the podcast where Horrible Night writers… Continue reading

Going Indie – The Horrible Show #310 Live

Justin, Ethan, and Josh discuss the rise and the future of indie games while attempting to define what makes a game an indie game and the differences between large and small independent developers. The Horrible Show – Join the editorial staff of HorribleNight.com as they discuss a variety of entertainment-focused video game topics. This show… Continue reading

Aliens: Colonial Marines Do Not Have it Easy in Latest Trailer

While I love the Aliens movies, the series has not translated well at all to video games. Aliens: Colonial Marines has shown promise and has a competent developer behind it that has more than raised a furor with our resident Aliens aficionado, Justin Gifford. Even after yet another recent delay, his enthusiasm for the game… Continue reading

REPLY TO ALL: Gut Check on Upcoming Releases Fall 2011

Joined by our friend Brandon (H21) from InGamingWeTrust.com we want to know what you know. Between E3, Gamescom, and PAX there has been plenty of new info on upcoming releases, this week let’s talk through any recent changes to your must buy or will not buy lists and what made you change your mind? Ethan (Wizardtrain187)… Continue reading

The Horrible Show at PAX Prime 2011: Days 2-3

Justin, Justin, and Coop get their act together to wrap-up the final days of their PAX experience. With lots of games to cover from Rage to more of the PAX 10 there’s no time for jet lag to get in the way. Send in your questions to simon@horriblenight.com or @TheHorribleShow This show was recorded on… Continue reading