Mail This: Kids, Teach Your Parents Well

Dear Gamer Kids, First off, you know those name tags that say, “Hello, My Name Is:”?  Well, I’m not grown-up enough to write “An Authority Figure” on mine.  For my younger cousins and nieces & nephews, I’m the semi-adult who tells their parents to calm down over the misunderstanding with the hair spray and the… Continue reading

Turtle Beach X41: 7.1 Surround, La-Z-Boy Comfort

Ear buds and their ilk have been around since I was in junior high.  Even though they’re tiny and portable, I’ve never had much use for them since they always fall out, itch or hurt and, generally, sound like crap.  Truthfully, once my audiophile aunt introduced me to what a proper set of headphones looked… Continue reading

The Horrible Show 12-01-10: Co-op Gaming with Enemies

We start off December with our much postponed co-op gaming discussion. Justin, Cole, Ethan, and Christina are joined by our guest, Coop. From Contra to Gears of War we buddy up to save the world and help you run a proper co-op gaming experience. Send in your questions to simon@horriblenight.com or @TheHorribleShow We love co-op games… Continue reading

Telltale’s Back to the Future: 1.21 Gigawatts of Christopher Lloyd

In a recent podcast, I detailed my disdain for the NES version of Back to the Future. JDevL and I discussed ways to try and make that game better, but it looks like Telltale Games is going to beat us to the punch. Experts at delivering episodic gaming content like Sam & Max and the… Continue reading

REPLY TO ALL: Favorite Game On The NES: Part 2

This week continues our discussion of everyone’s favorite NES game. Last week we went for mostly games everyone has heard about. This week we get into some strange, obscure and sometimes awful games that for some reason many of us loved. Mr. Pwrglove start us off. Pwrglove In terms of what brings people back to… Continue reading