Brink Community Q&A

Brink Creative Director, Richard Ham and Lead Game Designer, Neil Alphonso recently held a Q&A with fan site Brinkish, answering questions on a wide variety of topics including Split Screen, the game engine (powered by ID Tech 4) and Clan support for the game. Brink is the hotly anticipated team based FPS in development at Splash Damage due for release...

Red Dead Redemption: review

Format: Xbox 360 (version reviewed), PS3 Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Rockstar Games Developer: Rockstar San Diego/Rockstar North Players: 1 (offline), 2 – 16 (online) Site: http://www.rockstargames.com/reddeadredemption/ If Grand Theft Auto IV was the idea, Red Dead Redemption is the execution. Rockstar’s latest builds on their...

MCM Expo: DS party world record smashed

Critical Gamer were present on Saturday at the MCM Expo as an attempt was made on the world record for the largest Nintendo DS party. The previous record held by Australia had 381 gamers playing their DS for 10 minutes, a record eclipsed at the MCM Expo where 586 Nintendo fans joined together as Guinness World Record adjudicators watched over. The crowds were...

Kyle Hebert: MCM Expo 2010 interview

A large man, who would be intimidating were it not for the disarmingly infectious smile, enters the room. He is wearing an extremely cool (and, we later discover, sadly out of print) Decepticon shirt. He is followed by two young ladies who Michael, once safely out of earshot, decides must surely be his groupies; but are actually a girl he has known for almost...

EVE Online: Tyrannis Expansion Released

If you needed an indication of just how long EVE Online has been going, perhaps this is it. The release of the Tyrannis Expansion in conjunction with the EVE Gate social networking platform marks the thirteenth major update for subscribers to the space based MMORPG. EVE’s Senior Producer, Torfi Frans Olafsson said of the release: “Having watched EVE...