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 HorribleNight.com 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

Does July 2011 Matter? – The Horrible Show 081011

Seriously, you have no idea how excited we are to talk about video games again. Through audio difficulties the crew is back. After a GenCon detour Justin, Cole, Ethan, Justin, and Josh comb through headlines of July to see if any of them matter. Send in your questions to simon@horriblenight.com or @TheHorribleShow Long Description Coming… Continue reading

To Create or To Destroy?

I look out onto the Martian landscape with the eyes of a sociopath, the possible consequences of my actions unknown as the thirst for destruction sets itself upon me. The volley of rockets from a homemade launcher clip my first target, a cylindrical building with a mass of tubes spouting from all sides like the… Continue reading

Remake It So: Body Harvest

Despite their reputation, I’ve never had issues with remakes or reboots. In an age of dwindling originality, I don’t mind seeing someone else’s take on a beloved series or a graphical upgrade on a cult classic. With all the push to bring these oldies back to the limelight, a stalwart of my gaming past has… Continue reading