Top Video Game Podcast of the Week #108 – Or Not 2D

After a heavy diversion into classic 90’s RPG’s, Justin sleeps through the new Strider reveal and Cole gets excited about a new Contra game. Plus Spelunky challenges, the end of the Steam sale, early access games, and Bollywood budget cuts. Top Video Game Podcast of the Week – The interactive weekly gaming updates show featuring… Continue reading

Backlog Commandos – The Horrible Show Live #317

The video game backlog is always there, always daunting, sometimes mocking, never flinching, but often spectacular. Justin, Cole, and Josh discuss techniques for navigating their backlog, their greatest discoveries, and games they wish had stayed buried. The Horrible Show – Join the editorial staff of HorribleNight.com as they discuss a variety of entertainment-focused video game… Continue reading

Mail This: I Need a Hero

Dear “Heroes”, I’m writing you today because most of you are boring and you don’t even know it. Although I’m cc-ing Commanders John and Jane Shepard and Agent Denton, I’m not berating them because they are nothing more than meat puppets for the gamer to control; their development does nothing more than ape the gamer’s adopted… Continue reading

Make It a Top 5 List

Imagine an obnoxiously prim, crotchety retiree who writes letters to the neighborhood association about the frailties of today’s youth, vehicles, and music. He’s in a zippered sweater-jacket, pressed dress slacks (even though it’s a stifling Saturday evening in July), he has a fringe of hair and a comb-over. His name is Richard, but he insists… Continue reading