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

Bro In It – Super Gaming Best Friends Live #122

Animals and the Wii U duke it out this week for the affection of the SGBF’s. Also, Josh likes colossus, Justin cries over Connor, Cole plays with furries, and Ethan learns to love the jungle. Super Gaming Best Friends: the podcast where Horrible Night writers and friends get caught up on their latest video game adventures… Continue reading

I’m a Video Game Watcher

I have always been okay with watching other people play video games. Sure, there are times when I’d like to be the one playing, but sometimes I’d just like to see the story without actually having to go through the ordeal of actually physically controlling the characters. Recently I’ve noticed myself watching a lot more… Continue reading

I Confess: No Nintendo Gaming Roots

Alright, I’ll come out and say it before I start rattling off excuses and justifications: all of those classic Nintendo and Super Nintendo games that we talk about as genre-starters or so-good-they’re-still-fun-to-play? With the exception of Contra (which I beat on XBLA), Bionic Commando (which I beat in my first all-nighter), and Super Mario World… Continue reading

Difficulty Settings Part 2: Current Gen

If you played any game from my golden age of video games (8-bit era) then you know that each game had its own unique level of  challenge. I am sure that there is a lot of revisionist history when it comes to nostalgic games, but any gamer that grew up around a NES knows what… Continue reading

Gamer’s Journey: Giving Up the Brothers for the World

When I first heard that the Super Nintendo was coming out, I was obviously excited. Having been brainwashed by Nintendo Power to love all things Nintendo, I just had to have this amazing video game platform. The games looked awesome when compared to the ones thus far released on the NES. Starting at that young… Continue reading

REPLY TO ALL: Favorite Game On The NES: Part 2

This week continues our discussion of everyone’s favorite NES game. Last week we went for mostly games everyone has heard about. This week we get into some strange, obscure and sometimes awful games that for some reason many of us loved. Mr. Pwrglove start us off. Pwrglove In terms of what brings people back to… Continue reading