Hey! Watch! Other Places Videos Series Features a Serene Looking at Various Gaming Locales

In watching Ultrabrilliant’s Other Places video series, it is clear to me that I haven’t stopped to smell the video game roses (usually for fear of my character’s safety) in too long. Exploration is probably the biggest sole factor in maintaining my interest in gaming in general. From the technical marvels to the thick atmospheres… 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

Can Robots Be Trusted?

One of the first movies I remember watching as a child was Terminator, a sweet tale where a time traveling man-bot comes to the present to murder the mother of a future resistance leader. Despite maybe being a bit too young to watch Arnold Schwarzenegger murder his way through dozens of people, I learned a very… Continue reading

Gaming Crushes: Will They or Won’t They? – The Horrible Show #303 Live

Justin, Cole, Ethan, and Josh answer the important question about your favorite video game character pairings: Will they or won’t they? Zelda and Link, Samus and Metroids, Lance and Bill, and other couples you wouldn’t ask about. Send in your questions to ask@horriblenight.com or @TheHorribleShow The Horrible Show – Join the editorial staff of HorribleNight.com… Continue reading

Steam Version of Renegade Ops Gives You Freeman’s Buggy, Thanks?

Console owner’s have already had the fortune of playing Renegade Ops, but for those of you that are awaiting the PC release, October 14th just can’t come soon enough. Fortunately, that wait will be well worth it as pre-purchasing the game on Steam gives you access to Gordon Freeman’s crappy buggy made of trash, made popular(?)… Continue reading

Portal Retro Review: See Me Staring Right Back At Me

When Portal was released as part of the Orange Box compilation in 2007, the average gamer didn’t quite know what to expect. Sure, everyone had read the previews and early reviews of the game, but would a first person shooter/puzzle game conglomeration actually be fun? After a brief flirtation with the Mac version when new… Continue reading

The Horrible Show 01-12-11: Your Opinion is Wrong: PC vs Console

Ethan never warned the Horrible Night crew that he was a PC gamer, so Coop joins Justin and Ethan to discuss the finer points of the age old PC vs Console debate. We also salute Mexico, Adobe Flash, Blue Ladies, and MicroBot. Send in your questions to simon@horriblenight.com or @TheHorribleShow Apparently, when Cole is gone… Continue reading