Shiniest Objects: Lick this Neon Frog

Our friends at The Art of  Video Games exhibit had a big week with their opening at the Smithsonian. Elsewhere BioWare officially responded to the ME 3 ending controversy, Angry Birds went into space, and more teasing for games later in the year made us wish the summer away. At Horrible Night we were busy… Continue reading

Gaming Regrets: Dosage of Indie Games

There are periods where the indie genre commands attention. In 2011, the debut album Torches by Foster the People is nominated for Best Alternative Music album at the Grammys, The Artist won the Golden Globe for Best Picture Musical or Comedy (and is expected to receive many Oscar nominations), and a little game called Bastion made several top ten games of 2011 lists from… Continue reading

The 2011 Grimmys: Category Nominations – The Horrible Show Live 121411

You can’t pick Games of the Year if you can’t categorize them correctly. Justin, Cole, Ethan, and Josh went live to brainstorm category ideas with each other and the Horrible Night community. Who will win Best Obscure Category? Send in your questions to simon@horriblenight.com or @TheHorribleShow This show was recorded live on Twitch.tv. Live podcasts… Continue reading

Horribly Awesome Deals of the Week: Pursuit of Change

Hey poopfaces, I couldn’t help but notice your poopy faces looking pretty sad. Is that because you don’t have any games to play? Well if that’s the case, then I have some deals for you! If you’re sad about something else, like a break up or the possibility of credit default in Greece then I… Continue reading

24HCGC Video Highlights Part 1: The Story and The Sponsors

Each day this week, I will be revisiting A Call to Gamers 1st 24 Hour Charity Gaming Challenge (24HCGC) for Child’s Play through our video highlights currently available on our Twitch.tv channel. We started a 24 hour video game marathon for Child’s Play on the night of October 14th, and livestreamed as much of the action… Continue reading

Meanwhile… All Games All the 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. It’s game time. Seriously. We break down how we’ve prepping for the marathon as well as what games we look forward to playing… Continue reading

Help Kids, Get a Chance to Cleanse the Universe of Intergalactic Zombies

Even though the satisfaction of helping others is reward in and of itself, Andrew and Richard from MinMax games wanted to do their part to get the word out about our A Call to Gamers: 24 Hour Gaming Marathon Challenge for Child’s Play and graciously donated Steam codes for us to give away during the event… Continue reading

Two Guys, One Space Pirate Game: An Interview with SPAZ Creators MinMax Games

Tandem bicycling, piggy back rides, three legged races, all activities best suited to the combined efforts of two individuals. You can add game development on an epic scope to that group of activities as MinMax Games, creators of the newly released Space Pirates and Zombies, shows that two dedicated Canadians can make a game that’s… Continue reading

Meanwhile… 2006 Called

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. The Justins head off to Seattle to play with the future, but until then our games are all about the past. Unless of… Continue reading

Meanwhile… Another Falls Out

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. Coop surprises all of us with adding a bit of depth to his shooting routine, Ethan gets lost in space, and Cole finally… Continue reading

Video Game Pricing – The Horrible Show 081711

Since everything is priced too high Justin, Cole, Ethan, Justin, and Josh put their collective lack of a single economics or business degree together to find a sensible modern pricing model for video games. Result? You paid too much for this. Send in your questions to simon@horriblenight.com or @TheHorribleShow Long Description Coming Soon Show Notes… Continue reading