Shiniest Objects: Wii Told You So

All kinds of Nintendo rumors exploded this week and speculation raised up about the real Portal 2 release date that turned into an interesting Steam promotion. We got our game on a Net Heads after trying to dream up some remakes worth playing. Every day we are on the look out for the most interesting… Continue reading

Shiniest Objects: April O’Neil was Better

I think April is the new-old January and the news just isn’t as consistently flavorful. However, we did find some release dates and preview info worth talking about. Locally, we formally announced our next game night event and previewed more games in one week than we ever have before (2). Every day we are on… Continue reading

Shiniest Objects: Slap Happy

The launch of the 3DS commanded control of the news and reviews time throughout the industry last week, too bad there weren’t any good games to talk about, muahaha. We spent our time testing out a few demos and yelling about Batman. You be the judge on who was more constructive. Every day we are… Continue reading

Shiniest Objects: We Should Make a Shooter

Felt like the entire industry was hungover or sick last week, but we were treated to a killer Batman trailer and news while Homefront made its long awaited debut. In our world, our minds were definitely on our Think of the Children podcast with lots of advice for gamer parents and kids throughout the week…. Continue reading

Shiniest Objects: One Plus to Plus

Our hearts were in Boston all week for PAX East, which brought about new XBLA release dates, hands-on previews, and more trailers as 2011 starts to heat up. Here on the site we had our first hardware review and JPizzle151 does something none of us had dared when he attempted to take CityVille seriously. Every… Continue reading

Shiniest Objects: MMOh Just Kidding

The Game Developer’s Confernce (GDC) kept everyone on their toe’s last week with more reveals, trailers, and industry insight than we are used to out of that event. Our friends over at In Gaming We Trust are raising money to help a local flooded animal rescue facility, and here on Horrible Night we announced our… Continue reading

Shiniest Objects: Wii Don’t Party Like That

Being baffled by a game I will never play, overshadowed some release date announcements this week. Killing seemed to be the unintentional theme of the week on Horrible Night, sorry for the mess. Every day we are on the look out for the most interesting news items in the gaming industry. Some make it on the site… Continue reading

Shiniest Objects: Bizarre Salute

Not drought of trailers lately, as the only difficult part is to remain focused on the games we have. Sadly, we had a couple major hits of bad news as closures continue to take their toll on the industry. Every day we are on the look out for the most interesting news items in the… Continue reading

Shiniest Objects: Sony Promotes Hacking

The music games genre continued to take a beating this week with lots of layoffs and the death of the lesser franchise, and Sony finally (and unremarkably) reveals their “PlayStation Phone.” Cole reminds us that while the children are important, not every games is necessarily intended for them. Every day we are on the look out for… Continue reading