More! Battlefield! Metal Gear Solid! Trailers!

GDC is certainly bringing the noise this year, surprisingly so for the most introspective of the major industry conferences. Of course when you have new tech, who wouldn’t want to show it off. EA and Konami certainly do so after feigning surprise at their worst kept secrets let’s bask in the explosive glow of a… Continue reading

Horrible Times #411: The Grind is Chewy

Video game public relations has to either be a thankless job or they just have the wrong people in place. When we aren’t cleaning up from the previous debacle, we have new name-calling, copyright arguments, and all around cannibalistic behavior. Which is why when I see any company tell it like it is and offer… Continue reading

Horrible Times #410: The City Will Be OK

Someone has to figure out always online connectivity right? I know we are all doubting our internets thanks to EA’s and Maxis’ complete failure of a launch for SimCity that made Diablo III’s launch issues seem almost tame by comparison. I admit there lack of preparedness is baffling, but it was also hard for me… Continue reading

Dead Space 3 Review: Stomp, Drop, and Roll

Being a space engineer is a hard life. They’re expected to take on a myriad of tasks, whether it be repairing derelict ships or forcibly removing a mutant’s legs from its disgusting torso. What, then, could possibly make these tasks easier on a guy who just can’t seem to get a break? How about an… Continue reading

I’ve Had Better: Dead Space 3 Launch Trailer

There’s been quite a bit of hemming and hawing in reference to Dead Space 3. Like the rest of my angry brethren, I too have some qualms about Isaac Clark’s latest adventure and apparently the latest trailer didn’t help matters all that much. Isaac isn’t Properly Equipped for this Challenge Despite wearing his signature armor and wielding the ever… Continue reading

Dead Space 3 Demo Game Curious Video: Still Stompin’

Josh and Justin give the Dead Space 3 Demo a look-see three weeks ahead of release. TLDR version? “Chronicles of Isaac Evil 5” – Josh, “My immersion!!!1” – Justin. This video is intended for an mature audience as our commentary is not kid-friendly: For more Game Curious and video content from Horrible Night: Subscribe to… Continue reading

SimCity Finally Gets an Official Release Date

EA has officially announced SimCity will release on March 8, 2013 for PC and Mac. Though originally thought to be released in February, I’m quite happy with this news as I look forward to becoming overlord mayor of many “denisims of Atchville (trademark pending)”. EA hasn’t officially given a reason for releasing the game in March instead of… Continue reading