Cheap and Dirty Gamer: All Zombies Must Die! This Time I Mean It

Cheap and Dirty Gamer is taking a small break from being “crazy cheap” and to head more in the direction of “pretty cheap” to bring you a very important message about zombies. All Zombies Must Die! Seriously. It’s pretty convenient that my important message also happens to be the name of this week’s game, but such a coincidental occurrence… Continue reading

REPLY TO ALL: Failed at 2010

Our gaming backlogs continue to be a popular topic of discussion, and as we come close to the end of another year and with it hopes of better gaming habits next year, what happened to all of those 2010 games we said we’d finish this year? Want in on the weekly conversation? Every Wednesday we… Continue reading

Does June 2011 Matter? – The Horrible Show 070611

Believe it or not there were plenty of headlines last month outside of E3. Justin, Cole, Ethan, Justin, and Josh set upon their monthly quest to determine if any of these game industry headlines are worth talking about in the future, and Ethan invents the next great Nintendo console along the way. Send in your… Continue reading

Gaming Connoisseur: Location, Location, Location

Games have always given players the ability to travel to distant, imaginary lands to take part in activities uncommon to a normal person’s day to day routine. As realism has increased in gaming, so have the locations, to a point where we now have the ability to fight alien invaders or giant insects in locations… Continue reading

The Horrible Show 01-12-11: Your Opinion is Wrong: PC vs Console

Ethan never warned the Horrible Night crew that he was a PC gamer, so Coop joins Justin and Ethan to discuss the finer points of the age old PC vs Console debate. We also salute Mexico, Adobe Flash, Blue Ladies, and MicroBot. Send in your questions to simon@horriblenight.com or @TheHorribleShow Apparently, when Cole is gone… Continue reading

Counter Gaming: Piracy

I received an email this past week in reference to my Dead Rising 2 post. An unnamed individual was trying to play his pirated version of Dead Rising 2 and was having problems. For those of you not in the know, I had a ton of issues with loading this game. After hours of tweaks… Continue reading

The Horrible Show 10-20-10: What We’re Playing October 2010

Once a month we forget about being topical and just focus on what matters, the video games. Justin, Cole, Ethan, and Christina talk through their experiences so far in Assassin’s Creed II, Comic Jumper, Dead Rising 2, Halo: Reach, and few others. Send in your questions to simon@horriblenight.com or @TheHorribleShow This is the start of a… Continue reading

Dead Rising 2 Review: Crazy Crap and Ingenuity

Before you begin reading this review, I want to make something very clear. If you didn’t like the original Dead Rising or the recent prequel Dead Rising: Case Zero, you are not going to like this game. Simple as that. New additions to the Dead Rising formula make the sequel feel relatively fresh, but not a… Continue reading