Hey! Watch! Tiger Electronics Video Game Commercial

Now, I’ve defended Tiger Electronics video games in the past. They were an important part of my childhood road trips as I wouldn’t go anywhere without Simon’s Quest, Double Dragon, or Baseball. Now, I’m starting to think I may have some rose-colored nostalgia after seeing the original commercial: First of all, I had no idea… 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

When We Played with Nintendo Power – The Horrible Show #304

Nintendo Power helped introduce the entire gaming industry to many gamers in the late 80’s. Justin, Cole, and Josh were no exception even if Ethan was. The cast looks back on and reads some interesting letters from the pivotal magazine. The Horrible Show – Join the editorial staff of HorribleNight.com as they discuss a variety… Continue reading

Think of the Children: Historical Stories – The Horrible Show 031611

Our Think of the Children series continues with analysis of the best stories of the NES and SNES eras. Justin, Cole, Ethan, Gifford, and our guest, Craig reflect on Zeldas, Metroids, Quests, and soft Squares while forgetting your favorite game. Send in your questions to simon@horriblenight.com or @TheHorribleShow It’s been a while since The Horrible… Continue reading

Gamer’s Journey: Giving Up the Brothers for the World

When I first heard that the Super Nintendo was coming out, I was obviously excited. Having been brainwashed by Nintendo Power to love all things Nintendo, I just had to have this amazing video game platform. The games looked awesome when compared to the ones thus far released on the NES. Starting at that young… Continue reading

The Horrible Show 10-13-10: Think of the Children: Gamer Skills

Would someone Think of the Children? They need some gaming skills. Justin, Cole, Ethan, Christina, and newcomer, Alex, get our Raising Gamers Guide started by talking through essential gaming skills and their associated games.¬†Send in your questions to simon@horriblenight.com or @TheHorribleShow We return to our roots with the editorial that started it all, Think of… Continue reading