In Indie News: Bastion Dev’s Next Game and Battleblock Theater Release Date

Bastion was a landmark achievement in the transition of indie games into the mainstream and one of our favorite games of 2011. Developer Supergiant Games has certainly been busy in converting Bastion to platforms we never expected for an action-RPG of this caliber (like Chrome and iOS), but that’s not all they have been up… Continue reading

The 2011 Grimmys – The Horrible Show Live 122811

Let’s hand out some awards. Justin, Cole, Ethan, Justin, and Josh reveal the winners of the 2011 Grimmys and reflect on their favorite gaming moments of the year. Send in your questions to simon@horriblenight.com or @TheHorribleShow This show was recorded live on Twitch.tv. We apologize for any audio issues, but this will improve over future… Continue reading

The 2011 Grimmys: Indie Developer of the Year

While we still love the high end gameplay of AAA developers, their idea pool has gotten a bit stagnant as of late. Fortunately for gamers everywhere, the little guys have come in force to produce games based on outside the box ideas that may just become genre standards in the near future. The Nominees Min Max Games (Space Pirates and… Continue reading

There are Turrets in my Bastion

Bastion was just released last week on Steam and there is a nifty little surprise item in there. The Gel Cannister, with an Aperture Science logo, allows the Kid to throw down a familiar helping hand wherever he pleases. What it produces is everyone’s favorite lonely Portal turrets who then shoot every enemy that crosses… Continue reading

Bastion Preview: Narrating Your Way Through The World

If you’re like me, you are getting more and more excited about independent development of video games. With Xbox Live Arcade and the PlayStation Network, there are now major outlets for developers to get back to small team development. That is exactly what happened when ex-EA people got together to form Supergiant Games and create… Continue reading