The 2011 Grimmys: Competitive Multiplayer Game of the Year

Multiplayer gaming is both for playing with friends who just can’t be there with you (or for those who don’t like to share their valuable screen space) and for those who like to completely own no0bs and dominate their competition. This is for the second group. The Nominees Mortal Kombat – Pit yourself Mano-a-mano, toe to toe,… Continue reading

The 2011 Grimmys: Proud to be a Video Game Award

Games can get pretty intense and sometimes take themselves a bit too seriously, even forgetting why they exist in the first place. It’s a good thing that developers with an affinity for fun and indifference to congruent narratives are around to remind us all why we started gaming in the first place. The Nominees Renegade Ops –… Continue reading

You’re Playing It Wrong – The Horrible Show 113011

Even our remarkable cast can struggle with a particular type of game from time to time. Justin, Cole, Ethan, Justin, and Josh sit down for some genre coaching for fighting, strategy, FPS games and others to find out who gives the best gaming advice. Send in your questions to or @TheHorribleShow Show Notes Cast:… Continue reading

24HCGC Video Highlights Part 2: Good Intentions and Good Music

Each day this week, I will be revisiting A Call to Gamers 1st 24 Hour Charity Gaming Challenge (24HCGC) for Child’s Play through our video highlights currently available on our channel. We started a 24 hour video game marathon for Child’s Play on the night of October 14th, and livestreamed as much of the action as possible from NetHeads… Continue reading

Shiniest Objects: Show Us

EA was everywhere this week as the Battlefield 3 beta opened up and they finally revealed Syndicate. We went live this week on The Horrible Show, and some other stuff happened as Cole twisted our Remake It So series into something completely different. Every day we are on the look out for the most interesting… Continue reading

REPLY TO ALL: Your Stupid Accessories

We’ve all been suckered into a few great but mostly terrible accessories to enhance our favorite games. Where to even begin? Alex (streetalchemist) That’s an easy one. The gaming accessory I regret the most was the Reality Quest “Glove” controller for the original Playstation. This thing was awful. Sure it might have looked badass and made you… Continue reading

Horribly Awesome Deals of The Week: A Mortal Crysis

Empty out your change jar and scrounge up your stripper bills, it’s deal times again! Looks like this is going to be a super suit wearing, martial arts fighting, intergalatic shooting, underwater exploring, bundled, cape crusading, undead  kind of week. Mute your cell phone and close the blinds, you’re going to be busy. Mr. Deal… Continue reading

Shiniest Objects: Not the Information You are Looking For

A few more lessons in PR hit the web this week, as Capcom struggled to keep some announcements out of the headlines and had poor timing on one they intended to release. Star Wars: The Old Republic finally gets firm pricing info for the software and beta, but no hard release date was set. We… Continue reading