The 2013 Grimmys: Local Multiplayer Game of the Year

The best game to play on a full couch this year. Towerfall If you bought an Ouya or thought about buying an Ouya, the first game you wanted was Towerfall and for good reason. Shooting your friends full of arrows in the friendly confines of a retro platformer is fun for everyone. Especially when there’s… Continue reading

The 2013 Grimmys: Award Selections Part 4

Some of the games of 2013 deserve more than just a participation trophy. Justin, Ethan, Aaron, Coop, and Jordan settle in for a five part deliberations to hand out The 2013 Grimmys. This round is all about expansions, looks, mobility, and teamwork. This special episode is a part of The 2013 Grimmys, Horrible Night’s game of the… Continue reading

Top Video Game Podcast of the Week #119 – You’re Doing It Again

When Coop gets a bit lost in his gaming library, he can’t help but slice zombies. Justin tries to see BioShock Infinite through one more time, but time is running out. Plus Halloween updates, strong women, and damned music. Top Video Game Podcast of the Week – The interactive weekly gaming updates show featuring the… Continue reading

Taking Offense: Monaco Fails at Forcing My Friends to Cooperate

This is just you and me talking, here, but I know we have the same problem. Our friends suck at video games. I, myself, am complete bad ass when I’m solo, but some games just cannot be handled alone. When I heard about the co-op heist game, Monaco, I was immediately nervous about playing it…. Continue reading

Of Wine and Coke – Super Gaming Best Friends Live #209

After failing at several heists, Ethan wonders if Blood Dragon was specifically made for him, Justin finds joy in stabbing people in the knees in Neverwinter, and Josh builds up his leadership skills in Marvel Heroes. Plus taco shipping advice. Super Gaming Best Friends: the podcast where Horrible Night writers and friends get caught up on… Continue reading

The Sandboxers – The Horrible Show Live #408

Justin and Ethan can’t stop talking about Blood Dragon, and this has inevitably led to a fresh look at open world video games. They try to construct the pitch for the ultimate sandbox game by looking at the lessons learned from the genre’s history. The Horrible Show – Join the editorial staff of HorribleNight.com as… Continue reading

Mega Headlines: Faster, More Barfing, Single Player, and Worth the Investment

Changing up our news coverage a bit here on HN. As someone who is borderline addicted to following the video game industry, I’ll be bringing you a wrap-up of the chewiest headlines I can find a couple of times a week. It looks like 2K is going to salvage the XCOM shooter after all without… Continue reading

The Horrible Gamer #001: The Real Heist

I (along with countless others) had been looking forward to Monaco for years. Case and point – the Horrible Night crew actually scheduled and followed through with a 4 player co-op session during launch week. That level of timezone coordination is unheard of for us outside of a charity marathon. The results were not what I… Continue reading

Monaco Invites You and Your Co-op Crew on a Heist on April 24th

Monaco: What’s Yours is Mine was winning indie game awards way back in 2010. Not bad for a prototype. Monaco will have you build a crew of thieves from a set of 8 character classes to “case the joint” and complete the perfect heist that Hollywood will surely use to make its next great movie…. Continue reading