The 2012 Grimmys: Tingle Award for Worst Character

It’s quite simple, the mere existence of this character is offensive and a detriment to video games. Go away. Redacted Character – Mass Effect 3 Try talking to anyone angered by the ending of Mass Effect 3 and it all starts with this character. Maybe it’s a little unfair to encapsulate the world’s frustrations with… Continue reading

From the Charity Co-op Couch – Super Gaming Best Friends Live #121

In a special live episode recorded during the recent charity marathon, Josh and Cole pitch the Wii U, Ethan goes to Towns, Coop plays all the Halos, Justin assassinates hares, and Rovio still sucks. Super Gaming Best Friends: the podcast where Horrible Night writers and friends get caught up on their latest video game adventures and… Continue reading

Radical Entertainment Hit with Layoffs, Business as Usual for Activision and Prototype 2 PC Release

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In news that has become all too common as of late, Radical Entertainment recently laid off around 89 of its employees. While this accounts for “less than 1.5%” of parent company Activision’s workforce, it’s still disheartening news regardless of what sort of cold, hard figures are given out. At least the investors can breath a… Continue reading

Games of April by Popular Demand

As with the beginning of any quarter, April is full of hits and misses. At first glance it’s looking like the real stars may turn out to be the downloadable titles and games that have landed on new platforms for new life. We’ve listed off the major releases of the month and our writers have… 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