Radio Waves for 11/21/12

Six years ago, Nintendo put out the oddly named and motion-based Wii console. Back then, it was a curious piece of hardware that begged players to get off their butts and valid the existence of mimes around the world, swinging at imaginary tennis balls and throwing punches at cartoon avatars until they crumpled into disturbing… Continue reading

Why We Game – The Horrible Show Live #321

Gaming journalism has gone under the microscope lately leading into the most criticism filled part of the year so Justin, Josh, Ethan and Cole step and look at to their gaming roots to discuss what keeps them coming back. The Horrible Show – Join the editorial staff of HorribleNight.com as they discuss a variety of… Continue reading

Hey! Watch! Mechanical Donkey Kong V1

I’ve always been a fan of video games mainly due to them granting players the ability to interact with situations that are impossible to recreate in real life without the use of computer graphics. Apparently, our gaming roots aren’t as far fetched as I give them credit for Martin Raynsford is well on his way… Continue reading

The Last Story Reflex Review: Keep Making These

Hironobu Sakaguchi has a history of naming games he creates as if it will be the ultimate game he has ever created. “Ultimate,” used as an adjective, means final or last. He used “final” when Squaresoft was on its last legs as a video game company and created Final Fantasy. Though his and Mistwalker’s latest… Continue reading

Nintendo Power Approaching Final Issue

A moment of reflection is in order as Nintendo has opted not to renew their publishing contract with Future Publishing who currently makes Nintendo Power. This looks like the end of the once-iconic magazine. Nintendo launched Nintendo Power in 1988 Nintendo itself and Future Publishing has been producing the magazine since 2007. Earlier this year… Continue reading

Just Ask: The Season for a 3DS Upgrade

Question: My 5 year-old son and I enjoy spending time together playing his DS. He really enjoys the classic Super Mario World and The Legend of Zelda: Spirit Tracks. I also really enjoy that there are a lot of used games for the DS to choose from. We are not ready for the family to… Continue reading

Horrible Newswire: I See the Problem Here

It’s nice to see Australia grow up a little bit, while Nintendo continues to hammer home that size does matter. Brandon and Justin G kicked off a new Q&A series, Just Ask, and SGBF returned from a 3 week break. Last Week’s Headlines Australia finally matures its video game ratings system Saints Row 3 Expansion… Continue reading

Get Your Dudes at the Pawn Shop – Super Gaming Best Friends #111

Just before gaming conversation withdrawal sets in, Josh, Justin, Ethan and Brandon sit down to talk about Germany, Miyamoto FPS ideas, “unique” iPad games, trials, dark lords, pawn loot, kraters, and chainsaw objectification. Super Gaming Best Friends: the podcast where Horrible Night writers and friends get caught up on their latest video game adventures and then… Continue reading