Shadow of the Eternals Revealed as Successor to Eternal Darkness, Crowdfunding Begins May 6

Today was an absolutely lovely day in good ole’ Berlin. The sun was shining, the temperature was just right and so I decided to accompany my wife on a little trot through town. This was a huge freaking mistake as during my absence the “spiritual successor” of Eternal Darkness,  Shadow of the Eternals was revealed over… Continue reading

Does October 2011 Matter? – The Horrible Show 110211

Justin, Justin, and Josh kick off a new month with a look back of the headlines of October. Someone has to tell us if any of these stories matter. Nintendo, EA, Twisted Pixel, Rockstar and more go under the tangential microscope. Send in your questions to simon@horriblenight.com or @TheHorribleShow Show Notes Cast: Justin L, Justin… Continue reading

I Learned Something Today: Eternal Darkness

Death may be a part of life, but that doesn’t mean it isn’t super duper sad. That being said, sometimes a family member’s passing equates to some free schwag, and if it’s a distant relative the mourning isn’t necessarily all that intense. It might be less tears more beers, but that doesn’t mean you should… Continue reading

Remake It So: Start in the Dark – The Horrible Show 041311

Let’s talk about something we aren’t close to being qualified for, remaking video games. Justin, Cole, Ethan, Gifford, and Christina throw out their ideas for and break your memories of X-COM, Final Fantasy, Zelda, Blast Corps, and Eternal Darkness. Send in your questions to simon@horriblenight.com or @TheHorribleShow We’re not going to pretend that we know… Continue reading

The Thing Retro Review: Friends, Foes and I Don’t Knows

Very few movies turn into competent video games. Whether it’s the push to meet unrealistic deadlines or the nature of using games as marketing materials, the bar tends to be set quite low. When a game does surpass expectations, it does so by understanding the important themes present in the movie and how to transition… Continue reading

Eternal Darkness Ending Concepts by John Dobbie

John Dobbie is a former Silicon Knights artist who worked on one of my favorite games of all time, Eternal Darkness. Joystiq happened across his Behance art page the other day and it just so happened to feature some concept art for what could have happened in that game had the evil gods gotten their way. Everything from bone… Continue reading

The Horrible Show 02-09-11: Just 5 More Minutes: Our Classics

Ret-ro. It’s story time this week as Justin, Cole, Ethan, Justin, and Christina relive the first games that they couldn’t put down. We hope you can handle the memories of Doom II, Zeldas, Castlevanias, and Metal Gears more tastefully than we could. Send in your questions to simon@horriblenight.com or @TheHorribleShow Just a warning to those… Continue reading