Volume One (Critical Hit): an album review

Volume One (Critical Hit): an album review

Oct 30, 2013

To be clear, Critical Hit is not (sadly) in any way associated with Critical Gamer – or, indeed, the award of the same name we give to games we rate nine or ten out of ten. It is in fact the name for a group of ridiculously talented and passionate musicians due to release their first videogame music album together tomorrow; that’s October 31st 2013,...

Sonic: Lost World – review

Sonic: Lost World – review

Oct 29, 2013

Format: Wii U (version reviewed), 3DS Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Nintendo Developer: Sega Players: 1-2 (offline only) Site: http://www.sega.co.uk/soniclostworld/ Oh Sonic, how you effortlessly crush our dreams as though they were but hapless robots of Dr Robotnik’s creation. Those trailers looked so good. An obvious and welcome dollop of Mario...

Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor Overclocked – review

Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor Overclocked – review

Oct 28, 2013

Format: 3DS Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Atlus, Ghostlight Developer: Atlus Players: 1 Site: http://devilsurvivoroverclocked.ghostlight.uk.com/ If you wanted to boil down Devil Survivor Overclocked into its most basic components, it’s relatively easy to describe; it’s got a fairly hefty and interesting story, a battle system that is rewarding but...

Steel Storm AMMO giveaway

Steel Storm AMMO giveaway

Oct 26, 2013

Hey you! Yeah you! How’d you like to win a key for Steel Storm AMMO, we talked about it a while back here. So if it’s your bag then you’re in luck; we have five keys to give away for five of you lucky people. To enter, all you have to do is send an email to competitions@criticalgamer.co.uk with “Steel Storm Comp” in the subject...

Get a bundle of soundtracks to world-famous horror games for a disgustingly low price

Get a bundle of soundtracks to world-famous horror games for a disgustingly low price

Oct 23, 2013

We don’t leave marrows with faces carved in them outside the house in November (ordinarily), so why do we leave pumpkins violated in such a manner outside the house in October? In fact, where the hell are all the pumpkins the rest of the year? How, when, and why did Halloween become all about encouraging obesity in children? Who thought a four player...