The 2012 Grimmys: Games of the Year Recap – The Horrible Show Live #324

A 45 minute recap after a 7 hour plus marathon session of awards deliberations. Justin, Josh, and Ethan clear the air, wipe down the arena, and revisit the finalists and winners of The 2012 Grimmys. The Horrible Show – Join the editorial staff of HorribleNight.com as they discuss a variety of entertainment-focused video game topics…. Continue reading

The 2012 Grimmys: Award Selections Part 3 – The Horrible Show Live #324c

The final 11 awards of The 2012 Grimmys are all that remains for Justin, Josh, Ethan and Aaron including the overall Game of the Year. Whose opinion will be the rightest? That answer is all that matters now. The Horrible Show – Join the editorial staff of HorribleNight.com as they discuss a variety of entertainment-focused… Continue reading

The 2012 Grimmys: Downloadable Game of the Year – Bottlecaps Division

The best downloadable game we played this year that cost next to nothing. FTL: Faster Than Light I’d say this counts as a Kickstarter success. This addictive space-sim roguelike made more than a few terrible starship captains out of us this year. No matter the odds, or how quickly things turned against us, FTL gave… Continue reading

The 2012 Grimmys: Award Selections Part 2 – The Horrible Show Live #324b

Deliberations continue for The 2012 Grimmys. Justin, Josh, Ethan, and Aaron try to figure out if doing horrible things in video games should be fun as they hand out character awards, horror awards, 2011 awards, the best looking award, and more. The Horrible Show – Join the editorial staff of HorribleNight.com as they discuss a… Continue reading

The 2012 Grimmys: F*** Me Award

Our level of frustration is only matched by the few sharp moments of pure bliss that come from being one step ahead of the pure evil that this game is designed around. We love to hate you. Spelunky Spelunky is lucky that it looks and sounds so adorable. Cave adventures haven’t been this harrowing since… Continue reading

The 2012 Grimmys: Award Selections Part 1 – The Horrible Show Live #324a

It’s time to hand out some Grimmys, 2012 style. Justin, Josh, Ethan, and Aaron settle in for part one of a three part deliberation marathon. Things get weird quickly thanks to brosefs, butts, BFG’s and more. The Horrible Show – Join the editorial staff of HorribleNight.com as they discuss a variety of entertainment-focused video game… Continue reading

Radio Waves for 12/07/12

I’ve died a lot this year. Hold on, let me clarify. Most video games follow a similar structure in that there are win states and fail states. A more accurate assessment is that I’ve failed a lot this year when it comes to gaming and that failure resulted in my avatar’s death. I’m talking about… Continue reading

FTL Video Reflex Review: Space Love/Hate

FTL: Faster Than Light by Subset Games sees the light of day due to the support of 9,818 Kickstarter backers. FTL is a Trek-like take on the roguelike genre. Watch Josh and Justin take the USS Dave’s Wife (commanded by Mr. Dave, of course) on an ill-fated journey through The Rock’s nebulas, and find out… Continue reading