The Horrible Show 10-13-10: Think of the Children: Gamer Skills

Would someone Think of the Children? They need some gaming skills. Justin, Cole, Ethan, Christina, and newcomer, Alex, get our Raising Gamers Guide started by talking through essential gaming skills and their associated games.¬†Send in your questions to simon@horriblenight.com or @TheHorribleShow We return to our roots with the editorial that started it all, Think of… Continue reading

Deathspank Trailer Unveils Story and Heroic Needs Hotline

Deathspank has been on my radar ever since Ron Gilbert, of Monkey Island fame and Creative Director for Deathspank, demoed the game at PAX last year. In this recent trailer, we finally get a taste of the story and a bit more of its oblivious hero, Deathspank. The game promises “Several Unicorns” and “Forbidden Bacon”… Continue reading

Instant Action, a game changer?

Games in your Browser! G4 recently posted an article that consisted entirely of a 20 minute playable demo of the PC game, The Secret of Monkey Island: Special Edition. The post uses a service called Instant Action to embed what is essentially a rich media Java-based game launcher. The launcher works by clicking a button… Continue reading