Horrible Times #416: The New Past

It has been a timewarp around games recently, I thought we were on the cusp of a new generation. I guess leave it to a Nintendo news week to take you back to the classics, but I don’t know if that magic is working anymore Big N. I will say I’m feeling better about the… Continue reading

Horrible Newswire: I See the Problem Here

It’s nice to see Australia grow up a little bit, while Nintendo continues to hammer home that size does matter. Brandon and Justin G kicked off a new Q&A series, Just Ask, and SGBF returned from a 3 week break. Last Week’s Headlines Australia finally matures its video game ratings system Saints Row 3 Expansion… Continue reading

On the DL: War World, Burnout: Crash, Worms: Ultimate Mayhem and SkyDrift

Downloadable titles tend to slip through the cracks when it comes to showing up on typical release date calendars, particularly with Mega Release Fall (Ethan hasn’t actually copyrighted that…yet.) I tried out four recent titles over the last two weeks and, after my play period with them, two are worth your time, one might be… Continue reading

Need for Speed Hot Pursuit Teases Demo with Bacon

Fans of Need for Speed and Burnout finally get to a taste of Criterion‘s take on Need for Speed Hot Pursuit with the demo comes out this week (Oct 26). In the demo, players will give chase as a cop along “mountainous ridges.” Don’t like playing as the “good guys?” Maybe this trailer will change… Continue reading