Horrible Times #416: The New Past

It has been a timewarp around games recently, I thought we were on the cusp of a new generation. I guess leave it to a Nintendo news week to take you back to the classics, but I don’t know if that magic is working anymore Big N. I will say I’m feeling better about the… Continue reading

Aftermath of The Horrible Show Live #407

Finally, someone answers all of those unanswered YouTube questions that Adam Sessler has been ignoring. Justin, Josh, and Ethan take on just about every video game topic imaginable. Including the Oculus Rift, game boycotts, Starbound, and Mega Man X FPS. Aftermath Episodes – The mics stay on after the show ends as the conversation continues… Continue reading

Hey! Play! The Best Part of Monkey Island – Insult Swordfighting in a Browser

Let’s face it, the main reason I’ve been trying to talk people into playing The Secret of Monkey Island ever since it came out is so that they can play one of my favorite sequences in video games – Insult Swordfighting. Now, there’s no longer the hindrance of playing the great game around it as… Continue reading

Should I Play The Walking Dead: Episode 1? – The Cursed Checkpoint #115

Ethan has been a bit outspoken against The Walking Dead episodes prior to their release, and Justin and Brandon couldn’t be happier with the series after the first episode. Can they convince Ethan and his ilk to stick with the series? The Cursed Checkpoint is a topical video game podcast focused on discussions and interviews… Continue reading

You Fools! The Game is Smarter Than Me – The Horrible Show #308 Live

Video games are normally rewarding and entertaining, but there are those moments when they turn on you and make you feel dumb. Justin, Cole, Ethan and Josh are pretty familiar with that feeling and open up about some of their low moments in gaming. The Horrible Show – Join the editorial staff of HorribleNight.com as… Continue reading

Games Need Women – The Horrible Show 033011

We recently uncovered an issue about online gaming that stung us as gamers. Justin, Cole, Gifford, and Christina revisit FatUglyOrSlutty.com and try to get to source of the offensive behavior girl gamers endure just to play their favorite games. Send in your questions to simon@horriblenight.com or @TheHorribleShow It felt odd a few episodes ago to have… Continue reading

Gilbert and Schafer Together Again at Double Fine

One of the greatest developer tag teams has reunited at Double Fine Studios. Ron Gilbert, most recently known for the downloadable title DeathSpank, has joined Double Fine. The owner of that studio is a former co-worker of Gilbert at LucasArts, Tim Schafer. These two collaborated on a few things gamers might have heard of before:… Continue reading