The Lamb Shall Demonstrate Its Wrath on The Binding of Isaac on the 28th of May

The often abusive and yet fantastically addicting The Binding of Isaac is going to get a hot dose of expansion on May 28th with the arrival of The Wrath of the Lamb. The expansion, which will be available on Steam for $3.00 will include new enemies, levels and items, all of which will continue to fertilize your nightmares for years… Continue reading

Tried It: The Binding of Isaac

Indie games have not really been a part of my gaming repertoire due to various reasons: most of them being couch-lazy. I prefer the console, and I spend many nights in the dark with my cocktails playing online with my friends on Xbox LIVE. Out of the Horrible Night staff I am probably one of… Continue reading

Gamecation Worthy – The Horrible Show #306 Live

Justin, Cole, Ethan and Josh turn to a live audience to determine what traits define gamecation worthy video games. From Square games to Irrational games, Dead Spaces to Noire stories these games have brought out the best and worst in gaming habits. The Horrible Show – Join the editorial staff of HorribleNight.com as they discuss… Continue reading

Meanwhile… Mario Alive Nightmare Snowboard Effects God and Saints

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. Surprisingly, not everyone is hanging out in space. Although some of us are hanging out in space times two. Justin G (GiffTor) Right… Continue reading

Shiniest Objects: Truth in Revolution

Two big rumors became facts last week with the confirmation of the setting of Assassin’s Creed III and the announcement of Jet Set Radio for download. The only rumored facts spreading on Horrible Night were more tales of shame, lies about stealth missions, and Brandon standing up for video game summer camps. Every day we… Continue reading

Gaming Crushes: Will They or Won’t They? – The Horrible Show #303 Live

Justin, Cole, Ethan, and Josh answer the important question about your favorite video game character pairings: Will they or won’t they? Zelda and Link, Samus and Metroids, Lance and Bill, and other couples you wouldn’t ask about. Send in your questions to ask@horriblenight.com or @TheHorribleShow The Horrible Show – Join the editorial staff of HorribleNight.com… Continue reading

Roguelikes: The Fun of Random Permadeath – The Cursed Checkpoint #104

After discovering roguelikes through playthroughs of The Binding of Isaac and Dungeons of Dredmor, Ethan talks with Josh about the history of this unforgiving video game genre and discovers that he’s only scratched the surface. The Cursed Checkpoint is a topical video game podcast focused on discussions and interviews about a single video game, genre, news… Continue reading

Meanwhile… But You Know, More Evil

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. There’s more than one way to play our favorite video games and this week we got a bit more creative. Brandon (H21) I’d… 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