GiffTor’s Games of the Year 2014

My 2014 gaming year included becoming a new dad, which means that for the first time, when given the choice between Just One More Try and getting some sleep, I’m choosing sleep. Marathon sessions of gaming in 2014 were very few and far between; for all of my son’s wonderful attributes, sleeping soundly for 12… Continue reading

Top Video Game Podcast #201 – Just Go

Justin and Justin change up the Top Video Game Podcast a bit. They run down their thoughts on the upcoming releases of Thief, Titanfall, and Evolve before saying goodbye to Irrational Games. Plus Raiden’s snark makes up for his voice. Top Video Game Podcast – Gaming topics worth talking about according to the Horrible Night staff and… Continue reading

The 2013 Grimmys: Worst First Impression

Game time should be a protected resource, and games should never underestimate the power of the first impression. Even if it managed to turn itself around, no game should start like this.  SimCity We have a level of understanding when it comes to launching online only games, not so much when the developer doesn’t provide… Continue reading

Preparing GiffTor for the 2013 Grimmys – The Cursed Checkpoint #209

Justin Gifford reflects on his Xbox One purchase and his year in gaming. Can Justin Lacey save him from the broken Battlefields, blinding Syndicates, and Ghosts or is it too late for all Justins everywhere? The Cursed Checkpoint is a topical video game podcast focused on discussions and interviews about a single video game, genre, news… Continue reading

Night Force Action Report #114 – All Jammed Up

Ethan makes an uncomfortable return from Oktoberfest and swings by zombie and creation land. Josh fails as a starship pilot and GTA criminal. Justin takes a panda detour from slicing up demons. Plus the Riddick of video games is not the Riddick game. Night Force Action Report – The editorial video game podcast where the… Continue reading

More! Battlefield! Metal Gear Solid! Trailers!

GDC is certainly bringing the noise this year, surprisingly so for the most introspective of the major industry conferences. Of course when you have new tech, who wouldn’t want to show it off. EA and Konami certainly do so after feigning surprise at their worst kept secrets let’s bask in the explosive glow of a… Continue reading