The 2014 Grimmys: Old Game of the Year

It didn’t actually come out this year, but we still couldn’t stop playing and talking about it. Deus Ex: Human Revolution A combination of fanatic, stealthy completionists along with some first-timers made us pine for more cyber espionage in our lives. Finalists The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds Borderlands 2 The 2014 Grimmys Day… Continue reading

The 2014 Grimmys: Day Two Awards

Games of the year deliberations and award selections continue on. Day Two features old games, disappointments, promises, fast games, and overachievers. Nothing goes as planned, sometimes that is a good thing. This special episode is a part of The 2014 Grimmys, Horrible Night’s game of the year awards. This show was recorded live on Twitch.tv/HorribleNight. The 2014 Grimmys… Continue reading

Kenny’s Games of the Year 2014

I don’t like being a Debbie Downer, but 2014 was pretty underwhelming, right? The big hits didn’t quite hit like I was hoping they would (Destiny and Watch Dogs, I’m looking at you!) and most games that did hit weren’t all that surprising or innovative. In spite of it being the year I started writing… Continue reading

Backlog Commando Kenny Played The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds

I try not to gush too much, but if you listened to the podcast, I gushed all over A Link Between Worlds. I love Zelda, but the last few outings haven’t really done it for me. Skyward Sword was slow, plodding, and held back by motion controls; Twilight Princess was… well, just totally expected. Listen to… Continue reading

Backlog Commando Cole Played The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds

The saying “familiarity breeds contempt” often holds true when sequels don’t expand much on the predecessor, but that couldn’t be further from the truth with The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds. After enough time, familiarity can turns into nostalgia and little callbacks to the original game lead to knowing smiles. A Link Between Worlds… Continue reading

Backlog Commandos #102 – The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds

Cole and Kenny are back to tackle A Link Between Worlds. Did Kenny’s prediction come true, or did Cole drop the ball? How many tangents related to other Zelda games can we take? Backlog Commandos – Playing through our growing stack of games, one game and one month at a time. Play along with us each month and… Continue reading

Played The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds – To The Past

A cross country flight and not feeling my other game options led me back to Link. It had been a long time old friend. Of course I couldn’t just pick up where I left off on The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds, I had to start the game over because that’s what I do. The game… Continue reading

The 2013 Grimmys: Games of the Year Awards Recap

The 2013 Grimmys are complete. Did you catch all of that? Don’t worry, neither did Cole and Josh. Justin brings them in to get a fresh and final reaction to the winners and finalists of Horrible Night’s games of the year. This special episode is a part of The 2013 Grimmys, Horrible Night’s game of the year… Continue reading

The 2013 Grimmys: Award Selections Part 4

Some of the games of 2013 deserve more than just a participation trophy. Justin, Ethan, Aaron, Coop, and Jordan settle in for a five part deliberations to hand out The 2013 Grimmys. This round is all about expansions, looks, mobility, and teamwork. This special episode is a part of The 2013 Grimmys, Horrible Night’s game of the… Continue reading