August Sales Go for a Dive, Shocks No One But Analysts

The economy is in a bit of a wounded state at the moment and the video game industry doesn’t appear to be any different. Software sales numbers from August came in last week and the results were “shocking” to analysts from the NPD Group. On the whole, there was a drop of around 14% in overall… Continue reading

Games of Our Wives: World of Zoo

Saying my wife dislikes video games is like saying people who are lactose intolerant get uncomfortable after ingesting milk. Her disdain for my beloved form of entertainment has all the power of a post milkshake diarrhea blast and if she had it her way, the medium wouldn’t exist. Boy was I surprised when she walked… Continue reading

Games of Shame: Wii Boxing

I look across the ring at my opponent, hoping to catch a glimmer of fear in his wide emotionless eyes. He smiles back at me, his plastic like face turned up in a smile that seems cosmetically engineered to endure whatever pain I toss his way. I want to wipe that stupid grin off his face and replace it… Continue reading

The Horrible Show 08-11-10: Think of the Children in General

Would someone just Think of the Children… in a podcast? Justin, Cole, Ethan, Christina, and Coop dive head first into our first editorial roundtable in how to deal with raising kids alongside today’s games. Send in your questions to simon@horriblenight.com or @TheHorribleShow Coopopolopolis joins us for his first appearance on The Horrible Show so we can… Continue reading

The Last Story Is Not Final Or Lost But Fast

Mistwalker may not stand out as a development studio to you at first, so how does the studio of the creator of Final Fantasy, Hironobu Sakaguchi, strike you? Good, I’m glad we are on the same page now. Sakaguchi has been dedicated to one project recently, and the trailer for that game, The Last Story… Continue reading

There’s a Leak in the Shattered Dimension

Spider-Man: Shattered Dimensions looks to be like an interesting take on the Spider-Man universe. There are going to be 4 different time periods where you play Spidey, but each one will be different. The two that have been officially announced are “Amazing” and “Noir.” Last week, an image was leaked telling every Spider-Man fan what… Continue reading