Don’t Be That Guy: Rumor Troll

I love to speculate on the video game industry. I’m an imaginative guy and the potential of video games brings it out in me. I’m all for intelligent fanboy conversation, when that isn’t an oxymoron, and the conversations are productive. If you’re passionate about something and are informed, you are entitled to your opinion. However, I… Continue reading

REPLY TO ALL: E3 11 Game Predictions

E3 will be upon us shortly. There’s plenty of hype surrounding new hardware, but we are here for the games. This week we talk through the games we hope to hear more about along with any unlikely predictions that would melt our faces if they became a reality. Andrew (Coopopolopolis) I’m looking forward to seeing… Continue reading

Stop Getting Real

The technological advancements video game developers are achieving are downright astounding. Look at L.A. Noire. Just released last week, the facial animation details in each character is like looking at a real human being. Even an expert on Asperger’s Syndrome believes the game can be used by sufferers to aid in recognizing lying and other deceits they… Continue reading

Call of Duty 2011 Arrives with Modern Warfare 3 Reveal Trailer

If you didn’t think that you’d be playing a new Call of Duty game after gorging on turkey and instant mashed potatoes this coming November, you were sadly mistaken. After all the rumors and leaked information (which, I might add is beginning to get just as annoying as hacking)  Modern Warfare 3 was made official with… Continue reading

REPLY TO ALL: Is Single Player Dying?

Companies like Valve have started talking about moving away from single player experiences all together and combined with the recent episodes of the “internets collapsing” (PSN), do you think multiplayer games will still take over in the near future? Rob I really don’t think the PSN debacle will have much of an impact at all…. Continue reading

No Bigots Are Safe

Recently, there has been a lot of talk in my hometown paper about a Constitutional amendment to ban gay marriage that is currently working itself through the Indiana statehouse. (Same-sex marriage is already illegal by statute in Indiana, by the way). I’ve been disgusted by the letters that community leaders have written in support of… Continue reading

Games Need Women – The Horrible Show 033011

We recently uncovered an issue about online gaming that stung us as gamers. Justin, Cole, Gifford, and Christina revisit FatUglyOrSlutty.com and try to get to source of the offensive behavior girl gamers endure just to play their favorite games. Send in your questions to simon@horriblenight.com or @TheHorribleShow It felt odd a few episodes ago to have… Continue reading

Does February 2011 Matter? – The Horrible Show 030211

Welcome to March, let’s look back at February. Justin, Cole, Ethan, and Gifford scan the headlines and defend girl gamers in their own way, look forward to Gears 3, love on Telltale, read wonderful stories from the ESRB, and learn about hedonism. Send in your questions to simon@horriblenight.com or @TheHorribleShow February has officially taken care… Continue reading