REPLY TO ALL: Rule This World

We’ve seen some dumb AI lately. But the dumbest AI aren’t necessarily the enemies you are facing, but the other characters that make up your game world. Not all NPC’s are created equal. Not all NPC civilizations are created equal. Which civilization is ripe for the picking? REPLY TO ALL – The Horrible Night contributors answer… Continue reading

The 2013 Grimmys: Award Selections Part 4

Some of the games of 2013 deserve more than just a participation trophy. Justin, Ethan, Aaron, Coop, and Jordan settle in for a five part deliberations to hand out The 2013 Grimmys. This round is all about expansions, looks, mobility, and teamwork. This special episode is a part of The 2013 Grimmys, Horrible Night’s game of the… Continue reading

The 2013 Grimmys: Handheld Game of the Year

The best game we played this year on a handheld system (3DS, Vita, etc) The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds The small miracle that Nintendo pulled off by simultaneously making the most nostalgic Zelda and the freshest Zelda in a decade is just the icing on the cake for this handheld generation’s definitive… Continue reading

The 2013 Grimmys: Most Addictive Game of the Year

It’s not really up to us, we couldn’t put the game down. When we did, we kept coming back, again, and again, and again. Help. Animal Crossing: New Leaf Being a good neighbor is addictive enough, but this time we had mayoral responsibilities. Thankfully, when we didn’t have daily chores, we could take a relaxing… Continue reading

The 2013 Grimmys: Date Night Award

There are a lot of factors to take into account when attempting to finding that perfect game to play with your significant other. This game can turn any date night into a date morning. (Horrible Night supports safe gaming.) Gone Home The perfect replacement for your typical movie night, Gone Home’s nostalgic and engrossing story… Continue reading

Night Force Action Report #109 – Define Good

Aaron rediscovers Luigi and local multiplayer but only after getting caught stealing. Justin supports Scrooge, Murder, and botched assassinations. All of this comes together while they figure out how not to talk about dat Saints Row IV intro. Night Force Action Report – The editorial video game podcast where the HorribleNight.com cast gets caught up… Continue reading

Night Force Action Report #106 – Just Move Away

With no one left to stop them, two Animal Crossing nuts unleash the New Leaf experience upon the Action Report. Aaron also gets surprised by Teleglitch and car shopping, while Justin wastes a turn with a big grin on his face. Night Force Action Report – The editorial video game podcast where the HorribleNight.com cast… Continue reading

Night Force Action Report #102 – Backyard Bravado

Aaron joins the Night Force to protect the legacy of rogues, Ethan plays the best Borderlands DLC, Justin is perfect in Super Metroid failure. Plus bbq’s, equality in the 60’s, and beach volleyball. Night Force Action Report – The editorial video game podcast where the HorribleNight.com cast gets caught up on the games they’ve been… Continue reading

Night Force Action Report #101 – Punch to the Gut

Remain calm. Night Force is here. Its first Action Report contains, among other things, gaming adventures from Skyrim and Animal Crossing, an update on Brotabulous Moments in Gaming, and game pitches related to your uncomfortable smuggling habits. Night Force Action Report – The editorial video game podcast where the HorribleNight.com cast gets caught up on… Continue reading