Thimbleweed Park is coming to Switch!

Thimbleweed Park is coming to Switch!

Sep 13, 2017

We *checks notes* really liked *checks notes again* Thimblewood Thimbleweed Park the hottest new point and click adventure game developed by Terrible Toybox. Terrible Toybox is headed up by one of the creators of Monkey Island! No not the one that knows Jack Black! The other one! No not the one that shares a name with an author who specialises in the...

FIFA 18 shows off slick new skills in new trailer

FIFA 18 shows off slick new skills in new trailer

Aug 30, 2017

EA kicked off their Gamescom conference with a new trailer showcasing gameplay for the football juggernaut that is FIFA 18. The 90 second trailer shows off the skills of Real Madrid’s Ronaldo, Atlético Madrid’s Antoine Griezmann and several other stars of the footballing world.  FIFA 18 also features many improvements over last year’s...

Morta life than killing monsters

Morta life than killing monsters

Aug 29, 2017

Hack and slash and rogue-like or rogue-lite is the sort of thing that’s become fairly common these days, especially so when you throw procedural generation into the mix as well. It’s that common mix that’s also started to make many people instinctively and involuntarily go “euggh”. Children of Morta however does have this mix, and...

New Star Wars Battlefront II game mode unveiled for GamesCom

New Star Wars Battlefront II game mode unveiled for GamesCom

Aug 23, 2017

During the EA pre-Gamescom media briefing, the publisher unveiled a new live gameplay trailer for Star Wars Battlefront 2, which shows off one of the game’s new modes; Starfighter Assault. This new mode has been developed by Criterion, developers of the Burnout series, and features epic space battles featuring 24 players in objective-based missions. In...

You shine a little love on my life

You shine a little love on my life

Aug 17, 2017

We really liked The Town of Light, and now we have reason to like it and the developers, LKA, even more; they’re supporting Mental Health! As a subject that’s near and dear to our hearts (and our heads) here at Critical Gamer, it’s always good to see games tackling issues like these in both the physical and digital realms. This was announced...

Wired Productions teams with Take This for mental illness awareness

Wired Productions teams with Take This for mental illness awareness

Jul 26, 2017

Sometimes, you might feel that pretty much everything in life has conspired to make simply getting out of bed pointless. You are not alone. Perhaps, sometimes, you find yourself believing that nobody in this world cares whether you live or die. This is not true. Or maybe things cut at you so deeply, on so regular a basis, that it seems things can not and will...