Cry of Fear Reflex Review: I’m Out

I’ve always been under the impression that I enjoyed scary games, going as far to criticize modern survival horror for forgetting their roots and galloping down the action aisle. After playing Cry of Fear for about an hour last week, I’ve come to the realization that I like the idea of horror games way more than I… Continue reading

I Confess: Half-Life 2

Two of my favorite phrases that I have overused over the years when looking back on Half-Life 2 are, “Boy, that Ravenholm sure was creepy wasn’t it?” and, “How about those Striders? Man.” Those prompts got me through a lot of conversations about the game because anyone I was around just took over after that… Continue reading

Franchise Debuts – The Horrible Show Live #319

Justin, Josh and Ethan dig deep to figure what makes for a truly memorable debut for a new video game franchise. From the highs of Resident Evil to the failures of Homefront which originals still stand above their sequels? The Horrible Show – Join the editorial staff of HorribleNight.com as they discuss a variety of… Continue reading

Brotabulous Moments in Gaming Episode 1: Black Mesa

Ethan’s time in Black Mesa, the full conversion mod of Half-Life, started out a bit depressing as he relived the disastrous beginning of the end for the Black Mesa staff. Fortunately for him, a brotabulous moment occurred and made his trip through the chaos considerably more pleasurable. This video is intended for a mature audience:… Continue reading

Going Indie – The Horrible Show #310 Live

Justin, Ethan, and Josh discuss the rise and the future of indie games while attempting to define what makes a game an indie game and the differences between large and small independent developers. The Horrible Show – Join the editorial staff of HorribleNight.com as they discuss a variety of entertainment-focused video game topics. This show… Continue reading

Taking Offense for Equality – The Horrible Show 111611

In our attempt to point out the not so offensive portions of video games, Justin, Cole, Ethan, Josh, and Justin end up making the most offensive episode of the show yet. Monster profiling, floating heroes, crushed horses and others get their due. Send in your questions to simon@horriblenight.com or @TheHorribleShow This episode is a continuation… Continue reading

Five Fight: I Wanna Be a Villain – The Horrible Show 102711

We like to think Justin, Justin, Josh, and JP are good guys, but they do have villainous aspirations. From Dr Wily to Dracula, the crew discusses their lists of which video game villains they’d like to play as the most. Send in your questions to simon@horriblenight.com or @TheHorribleShow Show Notes Cast: Justin L, Justin G,… Continue reading

Mail This: I Need a Hero

Dear “Heroes”, I’m writing you today because most of you are boring and you don’t even know it. Although I’m cc-ing Commanders John and Jane Shepard and Agent Denton, I’m not berating them because they are nothing more than meat puppets for the gamer to control; their development does nothing more than ape the gamer’s adopted… Continue reading

Versatile Video Game Characters – The Horrible Show 072011

How would some of our favorite video game characters would fare in other game worlds? Justin, Cole, Ethan, Justin, and Josh put their heroes to the test. Ryu Hayabusa, Gordon Freeman, Commander Shepard, Mega Man, and Alucard will never be the same. Send in your questions to simon@horriblenight.com or @TheHorribleShow Long Description Coming Soon Show… Continue reading