One Answer: Why Should Video Games Be Thankful For You?

It’s Thanksgiving week here in the States, but worldwide everyone has plenty to be thankful for (I have the Facebook feed to prove it). But we haven’t heard from you, video games! Thank us now or we’ll force uncomfortable conversations on you about our political beliefs and our extended families non-life threatening medical issues. Here are… Continue reading

News and… Dracula’s SNES

Looking at the photos of this ridiculous custom SNES, I couldn’t figure out how/if the console worked underneath all of that intricate Castlevania goodness. After checking out the artist’s (Vadu Amka) in progress video though, I’m just wishing I could turn my console on using a skull. That should come standard in all consoles really. Digging… Continue reading

REPLY TO ALL: Kids Have Terrible Taste in Games and So Did You

Kids are judgmental assholes. I’m still a judgmental asshole, but that doesn’t mean my tastes haven’t evolved. REPLY TO ALL – The Horrible Night contributors answer gaming questions and try to determine who has the right opinion. What games/genres did you write off as a kid that you enjoy now? Justin G: Metroid and Castlevania. No,… Continue reading

Mega Headlines: VR Whip Unity

I definitely think we’ll look back at this year’s GDC as the coming out party for Virtual Reality. Sony brought it, but then I wasted my snarky comments about Microsoft’s attempt to jump in because I never could have predicted the GameFace. I’m also hoping that before the year is done, we’ll look back and… Continue reading

THS Action Pack: The Return – The Horrible Show Live #402

Justin, Josh, and Ethan bring some more random topics to the show this week featuring skeletons, weird controllers, AAA cash, stupid people, and the redemption of free-to-play games. Plus shout-outs and Niko’s trip Back to the Future. The Horrible Show – Join the editorial staff of HorribleNight.com as they discuss a variety of entertainment-focused video… Continue reading

Hey! Watch! Serious Castlevania: Hymn of Blood Web Series

Nothing scares me more than the prospect of a Hollywood movie version of Castlevania. Granted I’m overprotective of the franchise, but I still think my fears are warranted. While the production of such a film thankfully continues to struggle into endless roadblocks, I never considered the prospect of a watchable web series. Web series restored… Continue reading

Horrible Newswire: Guess Who Dropped By

At the same time that I kind of lose focus on the predictability of news this time of the year, I do get a kick out of the bizarre stories that break the mold a bit. Then again, did we every really stop talking about Wolfenstein? Well in a 3 podcast week I don’t think… Continue reading

Characters That Games Forgot: Maria Renard of Castlevania: Symphony of the Night

Castlevania games usually put you in control of the most interesting character. You want to know what happens to Simon, Richter, Alucard, and sometimes Grant DaNasty. I have always wanted to know what happened to one of the worst voice acted characters in Castlevania history: Maria Renard from Castlevania: Symphony of the Night. I did… Continue reading

Gamecations: Classic Game Tourism Guide

There are a plethora of websites online that specialize in reviewing and rating vacation destinations. When it comes to taking a digital or video game vacation there are no useful resources to assist in planning, which is why I have compiled a small list of classic digital vacation hot spots that you may (or may… Continue reading