The 2015 Grimmys: Game of the Year

The consensus pick for Horrible Night’s Game of the Year 2015. How we chose the winner/finalists for Game of the Year – Starting at 2:38:03 The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt Awe continues to be the tone of any discussion centered around The Witcher 3. Then the stories start flowing. Memorable battles, monster encounters, dad jokes, tales of lust,… Continue reading

The 2015 Grimmys: Developer of the Year

This team went way above and beyond just releasing a game this year. How we chose the winner/finalists for Developer of the Year – Starting at 2:17:53 Psyonix (Rocket League) Success certainly gets you attention. Developing a great game definitely makes you worthy of that attention. Developing a great and successful game does come with some burdens though… Continue reading

The 2015 Grimmys: Moment of the Year

Above all else, what will you remember the most about a game from this year? How we chose the winner/finalists for Moment of the Year – Starting at 1:53:45 Bloody Baron’s Baby (The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt) Once The Witcher 3 opens you up to its truly massive world, it isn’t long before it hits you in the… Continue reading

The 2015 Grimmys: Best Looking Thing of the Year

This deserves all of your screenshots and you should consider hanging it up on your wall. How we chose the winner/finalists for Best Looking Thing of the Year – Starting at 1:40:00 Graphics and Weather Effects (The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt) Two-thirds of our judges upgraded their PC’s this year for the Witcher. There were zero regrets… Continue reading

The 2015 Grimmys: Mr. Dave Award for Best New Character of the Year

The most unforgettable character that did not exist before this year made him/her/it up. How we chose the winner/finalists for Mr. Dave Award for Best New Character of the Year – Starting at 1:24:09 Loader Bot (Tales from the Borderlands) Loader Bot starts out as your typical Borderlands robot character with a sense of humor. Sure, his… Continue reading

The 2015 Grimmys: Best Sounding Thing of the Year

If our ear holes had thumbs, we’d give this noise two thumbs and ears up. How we chose the winner/finalists for Best Sounding Thing of the Year – Starting at 1:01:36 Episode Intro Music and Voice Acting (Tales from the Borderlands) It’s the attention to detail that surprisingly set Tales from the Borderlands apart. Nothing felt phoned in… Continue reading

The 2015 Grimmys: Feature of the Year

Games are full of stuff, but what was the best stuff in one game that was better than all the other stuff in all of the other games? How we chose the winner/finalists for Feature of the Year – Starting at 28:25 Fulton Balloons of Friendship (Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain) It turns out that… Continue reading

The 2015 Grimmys: Quickie Game of the Year

You’ve got 15 minutes to play a game, what do you choose? How we chose the winner/finalists for Quickie Game of the Year – Starting at 15:33 Rocket League There were a lot of smart design decisions that went into making Rocket League such a phenomenon. The 5 minute match length made it almost too easy… Continue reading

The 2015 Grimmys: Old Game of the Year

No matter your preference of drama, comedy, or action – this is the standout memory in gaming that will stick with all of us. How we chose the winner/finalists for Old Game of the Year – Starting at 2:54 Dragon Age: Inquisition One good sign of an Old Game of the Year is when its… Continue reading

The 2015 Grimmys: Games of the Year Deliberations

Welcome to The 2015 Grimmys – HorribleNight.com’s Game of the Year Awards. Listen in as Justin, Cole, Aaron, Coop, Josh, and Justin deliberate and select the winners of 9 different awards including Horrible Night’s Top Ten Games of the Year. Subscribe Horrible Night on SoundCloud New RSS Feed New iTunes Feed TuneIn Feed (Coming Soon)… Continue reading

The 2014 Grimmys Recap Show: Games of the Year Awards

Our 5th annual Grimmys is now in the books. Before we close the book on 2014, Josh Lee makes a surprise appearance to offer his opinion to Justin on the awards. Let’s see how many awards he thinks are “right.” This special episode is a part of The 2014 Grimmys, Horrible Night’s game of the year awards. This… Continue reading

The 2014 Grimmys: Game of the Year

The best video game we played this year. Wolfenstein: The New Order Ok that was fun, but seriously how seriously can we take a Wolfenstein? BJ Blazkowicz made us care. He made us double take more times than we can count whether that reaction came from explosions or humanizing performances in an otherwise ridiculous alternate… Continue reading