The Sandboxers – The Horrible Show Live #408

Justin and Ethan can’t stop talking about Blood Dragon, and this has inevitably led to a fresh look at open world video games. They try to construct the pitch for the ultimate sandbox game by looking at the lessons learned from the genre’s history. The Horrible Show – Join the editorial staff of as… Continue reading

Share Your Coconut Water – Super Gaming Best Friends #107

Giant robots engaged in an eternal battle give Josh, Justin, Ethan and Aaron more than enough reasons to try to figure out what exactly a Xenoblade is. Plus, is Fez fun, what can you see with a blacklight, and in depth Prototype fashion analysis. Super Gaming Best Friends: the podcast where Horrible Night writers and friends… Continue reading

Horribly Awesome Deals of the Week: A Handful of Happiness

Wow, summer is almost over which sucks for you little school-aged punks, but doesn’t affect me because I’ve been busy paying taxes the last few months to guarantee your jazz choir has the funds to travel around the state and not compete in sports. Your faces make me want to puke, but I still put… Continue reading

I’ve Had Better: Prototype 2 Trailer

The original Prototype had all the makings of a huge success, but repetitive mission design and an unlikable protagonist prevented the game from attaining any lasting appeal. Radical Entertainment hopes to right their wrongs and produce a more competent package with Prototype 2. I take a look at a recent Prototype 2 trailer (above) to see if there any… Continue reading

Meanwhile… Dead 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. Cole returns to Indiana and to video games, but soon stumbles into old habits. This week our guest gamer is Coopopolopolis. Colefacekilla… Continue reading

The Horrible Show 10-20-10: What We’re Playing October 2010

Once a month we forget about being topical and just focus on what matters, the video games. Justin, Cole, Ethan, and Christina talk through their experiences so far in Assassin’s Creed II, Comic Jumper, Dead Rising 2, Halo: Reach, and few others. Send in your questions to or @TheHorribleShow This is the start of a… Continue reading