Space Cougars Ride Tonight – Super Gaming Best Friends #104

Friendship is fragile. Josh, Justin, Ethan, and special guest game developer, Jon Lietz test the limits of their friendship through space, ziggurats, acronyms, sneaking around, angry deities, and forgotten super heroes. Will SGBF be changed forever? Super Gaming Best Friends: the podcast where Horrible Night writers and friends get caught up on their latest video game… Continue reading

Five Fight: Games We Suck At – The Horrible Show Live 092811

Our first live video podcast brings Justin, Ethan, Cole, Justin, and Josh out of the shadows to reveal their Top 5 games that they suck at. Mario would be disappointed in all of us as Justin finds a way to be terrible at a game that isn’t a game. Send in your questions to simon@horriblenight.com… Continue reading

Mail This: Quit Wasting My Time With Broken Collectibles

Dear Muse for Video Game Developers, It’s been years since the first time this little issue resulted in my first smashed Sega Genesis controller and yet you continue to shirk your duties in reminding your charges that fixing it is easily done, would keep thousands of controllers from wanton, senseless destruction and save literally hundreds of… Continue reading

Meanwhile… Dancing Duty

Meanwhile… we’ve actually been playing games. Each week we recap our recent gaming experiences and tell you what we’re looking forward to, so you can use your time more wisely than we have. The surefire top selling game of the year comes out this week so those of us not shooting things all over again… Continue reading

The Horrible Show 09-15-10: Your Opinion is Wrong: Halo

In our first debate on The Horrible Show, Ethan tries to maintain order as Justin and Christina pick apart the Halo franchise, Halo: Reach, Bungie’s future, and each other. Help us decide who wins and figure out where the hell Cole is. Send in your questions to simon@horriblenight.com or @TheHorribleShow We lied. We thought we’d take… Continue reading

REPLY TO ALL: Why Aren’t Games About Winning Anymore?

This week’s REPLY TO ALL focuses on the fact that more and more games are becoming less about winning and more about collecting achievements/trophies. We examine that fact by taking a look at ourselves and how we play the games we buy, rent or Gamefly. This week’s topic was based on this article from Wired:… Continue reading

Finally Some Useful Gaming Collectibles

There has been a recent trend in the gaming universe of releasing special editions of the game with collectibles contained within. These range anywhere from night-vision goggles (Modern Warfare 2) to Master Chief’s helmet styled game case (Halo 3). Both of those were released along side the game’s launch. However, Rockstar has done something different… Continue reading