REPLY TO ALL: Sorry Honey

For the first time, we opened up this week’s discussion to the community on Facebook, check out their responses below our answers to: What video game character do you think has or would have the hardest time maintaining lasting relationships and why? JP (JPizzle151) I still don’t understand how Mario and Peach are still an… Continue reading

Kid and Play: Plants vs. Zombies Co-op with my Son

Today I’m introducing a new series to IGWT: Kid and Play. No, it’s not about the visceral Chucky doll, it’s about getting involved as a parent with your child in video games. I’m sure adult gamers have visions of playing co-op with their children much like most dads seem to envision playing catch in the backyard…. Continue reading

Top 3 game types for young gamers

I recently wrote an article about playing Turtles in Time with my son. It was fun to watch my 4 year old navigate the screen, fighting foot soldiers with his tongue hanging out half the time as he concentrated. It got me thinking: What game types would be best for teach a kid how to… Continue reading

EA the Latest Victim of PopCap Addiction

My descent into the dark world of PopCap addiction started with a casual use of Bejeweled that blossomed into a full blown issue with the introduction of Plants Vs. Zombies into my system. A Peggle bender made me realize that I needed help, and a final Zuma session in front of my friends made them realize an intervention was in… Continue reading

Mail This: The Zombiepocalypse is Getting Out of (Severed) Hand

Dear Zombie Overlord, I realize that the Zombiocracy is more reminiscent of Germany when it was nothing but a loose affiliation of principalities than one would expect with your tyrannical-sounding title, but it’s time to put on your Bismark pants over your cold, rotten yet still motive corpse and create some order like it’s 1871…. Continue reading

Meanwhile… Hanging Around Waiting to Kill (Time)

Meanwhile… we’ve actually been playing games. Each week we recap our recent gaming experiences and tell you what we’re looking forward to, so you can use your time more wisely than we have. The last major release week of the year is upon us. Time to make some final decisions about what fits in your… Continue reading

The Horrible Show 09-15-10: Your Opinion is Wrong: Halo

In our first debate on The Horrible Show, Ethan tries to maintain order as Justin and Christina pick apart the Halo franchise, Halo: Reach, Bungie’s future, and each other. Help us decide who wins and figure out where the hell Cole is. Send in your questions to simon@horriblenight.com or @TheHorribleShow We lied. We thought we’d take… Continue reading

The Horrible Show 09-08-10: Holiday 2010 Hit List

It’s not even fall yet, but Justin, Cole, Ethan, and Christina are picking their holiday video game selections. We talk through our lists and select a few sure-fire hits as well as a few sleepers to bust your budget in the best ways possible. Send in your questions to simon@horriblenight.com or @TheHorribleShow Sorry for scaring you… Continue reading