Observer: review

Observer: review

Aug 22, 2017

Format: PS4 (version reviewed), Xbone, PC Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Aspyr Developer: Bloober Team Players: 1 Site: http://observer-game.com/ Game code provided by PR Intentionally or otherwise, Observer’s very name can be used to adjust your expectations for this game. If you’ve watched the trailer and followed the marketing, you...

Chromagun: review

Chromagun: review

Aug 21, 2017

Format: PS4 (version reviewed), Xbone, PC Unleashed: 23rd August (PS4/Xbone), Out Now (PC) Publisher: Pixel Maniacs Developer: Pixel Maniacs Players: 1 Site: http://pixel-maniacs.com/chromagun Game code provided by the developer Here at Critical Gamer, we don’t like to copy what everybody else is doing. So, while we’re reluctant to say...

Destiny 2: beta impressions

Destiny 2: beta impressions

Jul 20, 2017

Many of you will be playing the beta already; while those itching to play, yet don’t have an early access code, can jump in tomorrow. If you want (another) taste of what to expect, or if you’re just interested to see somebody else’s take on it, stay a while. I’ll throw some words at you. Despite its runaway success, some people – including me –...

Beta watch this Destiny 2 video to get ready

Beta watch this Destiny 2 video to get ready

Jul 17, 2017

Are you excited about this new Destiny game? If so, you’re not alone. Lots of people talking about it on the interwebs. At least nine. The first game was phenomenally popular, and its sequel is on track to equal if not obliterate that success. If you’ve pre-ordered, then you’ll be able to start playing the beta tomorrow evening (on PS4) or the...

The Culling: Early Access review

The Culling: Early Access review

Jun 19, 2017

Format: Xbox One (version reviewed), PC Unleashed: Out Now (Early Access)  Publisher: Xaviant Developer: Xaviant Players: 16 (online only) Site: http://theculling.com/ Game code provided by the developer Look carefully, and you’ll find some videogames on the market which allow you to play online with other people so that you can pretend-kill...

Xbox Culling to the faraway towns

Xbox Culling to the faraway towns

May 25, 2017

You may have heard of a game by the name of PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds, affectionately known by the alcoholic-friendly acronym PUB. If you use your computer thingy for videogames, you may even have played it. Alas it is, at time of writing, not available to those in consoleland. Enter The Culling. Already available in Steam Early Access (as it has...