The Horrible Show 02-16-11: What We Are Playing February 2011

It has been a while since we got caught up on the games we have actually been playing. Justin, Cole, Ethan, and Justin relive their recent experiences with Red Dead Redemption, Assassin’s Creeds, Dead Space 2, War/Mine Crafting, plus a few others. Send in your questions to simon@horriblenight.com or @TheHorribleShow After a few months of… Continue reading

Gaming Cynic: Multiplayer Games and Real Life Friendship

Making friends can be tough, especially when your day is occupied with work, marriage and horror themed scenario preparation. For me, it helps to be able to identify qualities in people through their interests and activities, thus eliminating that feeling out period that makes the friendship process drag on longer than is needed. The fact… Continue reading

REPLY TO ALL: Marathon Requirements

There’s no hope of going outside this week with the icepocalypse upon us so we ask The Cursed: What are your requirements for a gaming marathon? This week we are joined by JDevL, Colefacekilla, Wizardtrain187, GiffTor, Coopopolopolis, streetalchemist, and EndlessBen. Colefacekilla I don’t really have needs or crutches anymore. I used to always have a can… Continue reading

Just 5 More Minutes: Counter-Strike is Still Better Than Heroin

So every gamer has a vice.  There’s that one game that you just can’t get enough of or can’t stop thinking about. It’s on of those game where you really don’t fell like you’ve been playing long and then you look at the clock and it’s 3am and you realize you forgot to eat dinner…. Continue reading

Meanwhile… Dead Time

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. Cole returns to Indiana and to video games, but soon stumbles into old habits. This week our guest gamer is Coopopolopolis. Colefacekilla… Continue reading

World of StarCraft Mod Debacle Ends with a Tour of Blizzard

With the incredible success of World of Warcraft, an MMO based on an RTS, the question has often been posed about whether Blizzard’s other huge RTS would ever get the MMO treatment. This week, World of StarCraft was revealed, but not in the way that most would have anticipated. A video for World of StarCraft… Continue reading

Meanwhile… Slots Available

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. Cole hits the road, while the rest of us continue to grind our way through holiday gaming leftovers. Will we get through… Continue reading

The Horrible Show 01-12-11: Your Opinion is Wrong: PC vs Console

Ethan never warned the Horrible Night crew that he was a PC gamer, so Coop joins Justin and Ethan to discuss the finer points of the age old PC vs Console debate. We also salute Mexico, Adobe Flash, Blue Ladies, and MicroBot. Send in your questions to simon@horriblenight.com or @TheHorribleShow Apparently, when Cole is gone… Continue reading

Meanwhile… That Tickles

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. Back to our old problem of too many games to play. But we’ve been here before, we will beat this, eventually, maybe…. Continue reading

The 2010 Grimmys: Game of The Year

The definitive games of the year, but only one can win. The Nominees Civilization V – In a year dominated by action titles, the fifth entry in the Civilization series came along just at the right time to satiate the strategists out there. The introduction of a hex based tile system and city states spiced… Continue reading