Batman: Arkham City Comic Mini-Series Underway

We are still several months away from the release of Batman: Arkham City (October 18th), but DC Comics is helping add to the excitement. A few weeks ago, the first of five companion comics was released, titled Batman: Arkham City (clever huh?). The comics lay out the story between the events of Batman: Arkham Asylum… Continue reading

REPLY TO ALL: E3 11 Game Predictions

E3 will be upon us shortly. There’s plenty of hype surrounding new hardware, but we are here for the games. This week we talk through the games we hope to hear more about along with any unlikely predictions that would melt our faces if they became a reality. Andrew (Coopopolopolis) I’m looking forward to seeing… Continue reading

Shiniest Objects: We Should Make a Shooter

Felt like the entire industry was hungover or sick last week, but we were treated to a killer Batman trailer and news while Homefront made its long awaited debut. In our world, our minds were definitely on our Think of the Children podcast with lots of advice for gamer parents and kids throughout the week…. Continue reading

Shiniest Objects: One Plus to Plus

Our hearts were in Boston all week for PAX East, which brought about new XBLA release dates, hands-on previews, and more trailers as 2011 starts to heat up. Here on the site we had our first hardware review and JPizzle151 does something none of us had dared when he attempted to take CityVille seriously. Every… Continue reading

Does February 2011 Matter? – The Horrible Show 030211

Welcome to March, let’s look back at February. Justin, Cole, Ethan, and Gifford scan the headlines and defend girl gamers in their own way, look forward to Gears 3, love on Telltale, read wonderful stories from the ESRB, and learn about hedonism. Send in your questions to simon@horriblenight.com or @TheHorribleShow February has officially taken care… Continue reading

Shiniest Objects: Bizarre Salute

Not drought of trailers lately, as the only difficult part is to remain focused on the games we have. Sadly, we had a couple major hits of bad news as closures continue to take their toll on the industry. Every day we are on the look out for the most interesting news items in the… Continue reading

The Horrible Show 01-19-11: Games of 2011 Preview

Ok, now we are ready to talk 2011. Justin and Ethan welcome back Cole, Christina and for the first time, GiffTor. The crew previews the games of 2011 including: Batman: Arkham City, Gears of War 3, Dead Space 2, Mass Effect 3, and Uncharted 3. Send in your questions to simon@horriblenight.com or @TheHorribleShow Cole returns… Continue reading

You Are Just Teasing, Teasing Me At This Point

Game trailers are what drew me to the internet. The sneak peeks at upcoming games in all of their slow downloading and pixelated glory. Just seeing any bit of motion was enough for me to know the game is alive. That was enough to satisfy me back in 1996. Since then game trailers are everywhere,… Continue reading