Gaming Crushes: Wild Rides with the Mediocre

I’m almost sorry I’m not around to see Justin L.’s reaction when he sees me explaining that, in secret, I have a crush on RPGs and quite a few of them are bad RPGs. You see, over the years, I’ve casually spurned the well-received RPG powerhouses from Square Enix and Sierra and even the RPG/action mix… Continue reading

I Learned Something Today: Primal Rage

When I asked my guidance counselor what college had the best dinosaur program, she gave me a weird look. I explained to her that while some children dreamed of being firemen and doctors, I’d always longed to take on the role of the prehistoric creatures that stomped around the planet millions of years ago. She… Continue reading

Case Your iPhone with Retro Gaming Goodness

There are a ton of options out there in terms of cases for iPhones, but none are as cool as the ones created by Strapya World. The site is carrying seven video game related cases in total. There are four Sega related cases (Genesis, Saturn, Dreamcast, and Puyo Puyo), two Final Fantasy cases (Final Fantasy… Continue reading

16-Bit Glory – The Horrible Show 082411

In celebration of the 20th birthday of the SNES, Justin, Cole, Ethan, and Josh relive their favorites, their mistakes, and guilty pleasures of the 16-bit era. From Yoshi’s Island to multiple Jurassic Park games one thing is certain, Ethan sucks. Send in your questions to simon@horriblenight.com or @TheHorribleShow Long Description Coming Soon Show Notes Cast:… Continue reading

Hey! Watch! 50 Genesis Games Spoiled

Released on August 14, 1989, the Sega Genesis was the first real competitor to Nintendo’s dominance on the home console market. But seeing how Justin L and I were die hard Nintendo fanboys, we didn’t get the chance to play many of the games released on the Genesis. Luckily, the Fine Brothers are there to… Continue reading

Pitched: The Altered Beast Movie

There are a ton of games out there that could easily be made into palatable movies, but I wanted to start big while at the same time resurrecting a franchise that essentially shaped my adolescent life, so I went with Altered Beast. Why Altered Beast, you may ask? Well, before I punch you in the… Continue reading