Wait a Minute, Doc, a Back to the Future: The Game Trailer?

Telltale Games is about to set out on their next episodic adventure with Back to the Future: The Game. The first episode of five is due out this month and any fears of the game not feeling like the classic movies series are put to rest by the voices of Christopher Lloyd and Huey Lewis… Continue reading

New Civilization V Map Pack DLC Doesn’t Make Sense

Those of you that were distracted this past weekend with all the awesome Steam deals may have missed the release of more Civilization V content.  Titled “Cradle of Civilization” each pack includes levels based on real world locations, all designed by Firaxis (the team behind Civilization V). The 4 maps (Mediterranean, Asia, Americas, Mesopotamia) are priced… Continue reading

Steam is a Gaming Buffet

There are two ways one can look at a restaurant buffet, a light side and dark side of mass eating if you will. On one hand a buffet offers variety and quantity in a very convenient location. Most people leave a buffet satisfied, perhaps even acquiring a taste for foods they’d never experienced before. On… Continue reading

REPLY TO ALL: Fix Online Multiplayer: Part 2

Last week we focused on the social aspect of online multiplayer. This week our focus is centered on the state of downloadable content (DLC). Will a subscription based model appear in the future or will we still get map packs and extra content ever couple of months after a game is released? Read on to… Continue reading

Shiniest Objects: Just Kidding We Are Only Relaunching Our Website

Every day, Horrible Night is on the look out for the most interesting news items in the gaming industry to pass along to you with our unique take. The articles that just miss the cut end up in the Shiny Objects feed which can be viewed here (or on the sidebar of the site) and subscribed to here. Each… Continue reading

REPLY TO ALL: Fix Online Multiplayer: Part 1

Our question this week addresses one feature of gaming that seems to have stagnated in recent years. Though the games and the features continue to improve, the hurdles preventing people from jumping online to play multiplayer have remained mostly the same. We want to know if you don’t play online, what is stopping you? If… Continue reading

Fallout: New Vegas Preorder Bonus Packs Are Getting Out Of Hand

If you haven’t already, you better start paying attention to where you are preordering your games. The disease of preorder bonuses continue to spread and Fallout: New Vegas’s incentives may make you start planning for your character months before you even play the game. If you check out the breakdown below, you’ll see 5 stores… Continue reading