Remake It So: Eternal Darkness

During my college years, the Gamecube was my primary source of electronic entertainment. I was financially strapped at the time, so video games had to take a back seat to food, rent and most importantly beer. It was during this time that my cash strapped roommate was forced into the bargain bin section of Gamestop… Continue reading

Star Fox 64 Is The Coolest Game Out There

You didn’t tell them about the Rumble Pack did you?! The console wars of the 90s made for some great advertising battles between Sega, Nintendo, and Sony. Unfortunately for Nintendo, their marketing teams always seemed to try a bit too hard to be hip. This Star Fox 64 promotional video that was sent out to… Continue reading

The Horrible Show – E3 Mini – 06-16-2010

The E3 minicast of The Horrible Show, Justin, Cole, and Christina take on the press conferences of Microsoft, Nintendo, and Sony. We react to the Kinect, PlayStation Move, and Nintendo 3DS while we continue to hope 3D gaming just goes away. Send in your questions to simon@horriblenight.com The Indiana storms could not stop us, and… Continue reading

E3 2010: Nintendo Press Conference

Confidence looks good on Nintendo, and for once they tried their best to appeal to everyone at their press conference. Revealing updates to their classic franchises, and an impressive new handheld in the Nintendo 3DS. It will be business as usual for Nintendo moving into 2011 The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword – Miyamoto himself… Continue reading

E3 2010 Waggles in 3D

E3 is upon us. Of course the best part of E3 is that the most newsworthy bits of information come out before it all actually starts, thanks to the media conferences all of the major companies put on. You can watch the conferences on your tv on G4, and online via UStream.tv and Gametrailers.com. Here’s… 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

FiNCK Emits a Doki Doki Panic

I’m surprised it took this long to see a promising game influenced by Super Mario Bros 2. Nicklas “Nifflas” Nygren, the creator of the recent adventure game Saira (available on Steam for $9.99), has announced FiNCK (Fire Nuclear Crocodile Killer) for the PC. “FiNCK was basically meant to be really fun to develop, as well… Continue reading