The 2014 Grimmys Recap Show: Games of the Year Awards

Our 5th annual Grimmys is now in the books. Before we close the book on 2014, Josh Lee makes a surprise appearance to offer his opinion to Justin on the awards. Let’s see how many awards he thinks are “right.” This special episode is a part of The 2014 Grimmys, Horrible Night’s game of the year awards. This… Continue reading

The 2014 Grimmys: Indie Game of the Year

The best video game we played this year by an independent developer. Sportsfriends Sportsfriends allowed us to create some of our favorite gaming memories. We made new friends, damaged old one’s in the best way, and did it all over again with a different game in the package. There’s some great couch multiplayer here, but… Continue reading

The 2014 Grimmys: Local Multiplayer Game of the Year

The best game to play on a full couch this year. Sportsfriends Separate these games out and they may sweep the category. Add them together and they are an unstoppable good time. The bruises suffered from JS Joust rival those suffered from our Pole Riders. There’s something for everyone here, every time. Finalists The Jackbox… Continue reading

The 2014 Grimmys: Day Five Awards

Our Games of the Year discussions come to their conclusion. Day Five awards locals, developers, musicians, and writers. Oh yeah, and a game of the year or two. It’s time to get stubborn and sell your opinions as fact like never before. This special episode is a part of The 2014 Grimmys, Horrible Night’s game of the… Continue reading

Played Super Pole Riders – Show Me Yours

Ever since we first discovered the browser version of Pole Riders 3 years ago, it has been hands down my favorite local multiplayer game. Better more polished games have come sense, but nothing matches the balance of sheer competitiveness with hilarious physics quite like Super Pole Riders. As evidenced here when we closed out a… Continue reading

An Argument For Why You Should Own Seven Move Controllers

Here’s a sentence I never thought I would be able to say: I own seven PlayStation Move controllers. Before you assume I’m a controller-collecting madman with cash to burn, here’s a bit of perspective: I don’t even own a second PlayStation 4 controller. Hell, I never even owned a second PS3 controller. Yet, somehow, I… Continue reading

BaraBariBall (Sportsfriends) Reflex Review – Do You Have A Jump Left In That Chamber?

Sportsfriends is a wonderful thing. Bringing back local multiplayer games is something Horrible Night will blindly support until the game itself causes physical altercations between all of us. Granted I would have bought Sportsfriends for Super Pole Riders alone, but the collection is solid across the board. BaraBariBall though, that was the big question mark… Continue reading

The 2012 Grimmys: Category Nominations – The Horrible Show Live #323

How do you sum up 2012? Justin, Josh, and Cole have no idea. So the best place to start is to figure out how to make sense of the games of the year. The cast brainstorms categories for The 2012 Grimmys. Will Best Digital Butt get its chance? The Horrible Show – Join the editorial… Continue reading

Sportsfriends Come Together for the Best Local Multiplayer You Haven’t Played Yet

Local co-op and competitive games have struggled to find the funding and focus this generation even though they tend to be some of our favorites around here at Horrible Night. Add the bits of innovation from the indie game scene to a local multiplayer game and you have an even harder game to bring to… Continue reading