So Many Doodads – Super Gaming Best Friends Live #205

Josh finds another excuse to use his steering wheel controller, Ethan claims his favorite Call of Duty single player campaign, and Justin pees in his space suit. Plus metal, torture porn, and pyromania. Super Gaming Best Friends: the podcast where Horrible Night writers and friends get caught up on their latest video game adventures and then… Continue reading

Gaming Crushes: The Resiliency of Double Fine

Sure, I grew up as a huge fan of adventure games. There is no doubt that The Secret of Monkey Island shaped my love and appreciation of video games as an entertainment medium. Regardless of any of my nostalgic history with the roots of Tim Schafer and his team at Double Fine, being witness to… Continue reading

It Doesn’t Matter: Your Fans Still Have Questions

Alexander Pope once said, “To err is human.” We all make mistakes, and the video game industry is no exception. Sometimes industry mistakes are ignored or even swept under the rug, making it harder for developers to admit a game’s flaws. In a recent interview with Gamasutra, Todd Howard admitted that The Elder Scrolls IV:… Continue reading

Shiniest Objects: Save the Music (Games)

Every day we are on the look out for the most interesting news items in the gaming industry. Some make it on the site as headlines, and the articles that just miss the cut end up in the Shiny Objects feed which can be viewed here (or on the sidebar of the site) and subscribed to here. Every Monday… Continue reading