One Answer: Why Should Video Games Be Thankful For You?

It’s Thanksgiving week here in the States, but worldwide everyone has plenty to be thankful for (I have the Facebook feed to prove it). But we haven’t heard from you, video games! Thank us now or we’ll force uncomfortable conversations on you about our political beliefs and our extended families non-life threatening medical issues. Here are… Continue reading

REPLY TO ALL: Kids Have Terrible Taste in Games and So Did You

Kids are judgmental assholes. I’m still a judgmental asshole, but that doesn’t mean my tastes haven’t evolved. REPLY TO ALL – The Horrible Night contributors answer gaming questions and try to determine who has the right opinion. What games/genres did you write off as a kid that you enjoy now? Justin G: Metroid and Castlevania. No,… Continue reading

Think of the Children: Video Games are A-OK

When we first started talking about coming up with a charity arm of Horrible Night, I became excited. Until that point, it had never dawned on me that we could take this passion of ours and use it for a good cause. Video games have been painted in such a negative light by the media… Continue reading

Case Your iPhone with Retro Gaming Goodness

There are a ton of options out there in terms of cases for iPhones, but none are as cool as the ones created by Strapya World. The site is carrying seven video game related cases in total. There are four Sega related cases (Genesis, Saturn, Dreamcast, and Puyo Puyo), two Final Fantasy cases (Final Fantasy… Continue reading

Difficulty Settings Part 2: Current Gen

If you played any game from my golden age of video games (8-bit era) then you know that each game had its own unique level of  challenge. I am sure that there is a lot of revisionist history when it comes to nostalgic games, but any gamer that grew up around a NES knows what… Continue reading

Chiptune Flavored Music from Square Enix

A couple of weeks ago I mentioned that Square Enix was going to be releasing a 20 disc! Mana soundtrack. Well, that’s not the only soundtrack Square plans on releasing this year. On September 9, Square will be releasing what they are calling SQ Chips. It will be a chiptune flavored soundtrack set consisting of… Continue reading

REPLY TO ALL: E3 11 Game Predictions

E3 will be upon us shortly. There’s plenty of hype surrounding new hardware, but we are here for the games. This week we talk through the games we hope to hear more about along with any unlikely predictions that would melt our faces if they became a reality. Andrew (Coopopolopolis) I’m looking forward to seeing… Continue reading