Game Industry Shout-Outs: Good Show Indeed!

REPLY TO ALL takes a week to cool off so our writers look out upon the video game industry and report back on what caught their eye. Ethan (Wizardtrain187) I want to give a shoutout to Engine Software for porting Mad Dog McCree to the 3DS. I don’t own the system and frankly wasn’t a big fan of… Continue reading

Shiniest Objects: Ok, Who was Talking to Rovio?

Light news week, but plenty of loud mouths and frustrating sales reports. Why make a Shadows of the Damned when Just Angry Dancing with Friends is what the kids want? That is assuming of course these are the same kids that grew up loving Matilda or Kirby’s Dream Land because if our editorials are right… Continue reading

Fictional North Koreans Causing Real World Problems for THQ

In the game Homefront, a number of societal  and economic disasters befall the United States, thus enabling a super powered North Korea to cross the ocean and take over. In a bitter twist of irony, the mixed reviews of aforementioned game just caused an economic disaster of its own for publisher THQ. THQ shares dropped 21% on… Continue reading

Shiniest Objects: Zombie Cowboys Use Their Real Names

Every day, Horrible Night is on the look out for the most interesting news items in the gaming industry to pass along to you with our unique take. The articles that just miss the cut end up in the Shiny Objects feed which can be viewed here (or on the sidebar of the site) and subscribed to here. Each… Continue reading

Super Mario Galaxy 2 is Second Highest Rated Game Ever

Regardless of how much stock you take in metareview sites like Metacritic and Gamerankings, you have to be impressed by the review scores of Super Mario Galaxy 2 (98). While we’ve all been playing with cowboys (95) or in the dark (84), Super Mario Galaxy 2 has trumped all recently reviewed games with an impressive… Continue reading