Senran Kagura 2: Deep Crimson – review

Senran Kagura 2: Deep Crimson – review

Aug 27, 2015

Format: 3DS Unleashed: Out Now (EU), 15th September (NA) Publisher: Marvelous AQL Developer: Tamsoft Players: 1-2 (local & online) Site: https://senrankagura2.com Game code provided by PR The Senran Kagura series of games, for the benefit of the uninitiated, goes out of its way to thrust cartoon cleavages and knickers in your face (even more so than the...

Devil’s Third: offline review

Devil’s Third: offline review

Aug 26, 2015

Format: Wii U Unleashed: 28th August (EU), 11th December (NA) Publisher: Nintendo Developer: Valhalla Game Studios Players: 1 Site: https://www.nintendo.co.uk/Games/Wii-U/Devil-s-Third-896464.html Game code provided by the publisher EDITOR’S NOTE: We struggled to find people playing online prior to release, sometimes encountering literally nobody, and...

Xenoblade Chronicles for cheap, X and Project Zero limited editions revealed

Xenoblade Chronicles for cheap, X and Project Zero limited editions revealed

Aug 5, 2015

Look upon the eShop, ye scalpers, and despair! First of all, howls of pain went up from eBay sellers the world over when Nintendo made Metroid Prime Trilogy available for download to your nearest Wii U console. Now, another out-of-print and highly desirable Wii game game is getting an eShop release; Xenoblade Chronicles is available to download right now. No...

Satoru Iwata dies at 55

Satoru Iwata dies at 55

Jul 13, 2015

You already know this. But we can not let it pass without comment. Nintendo’s president Satoru Iwata sadly passed away on Saturday 11th July 2015, at the age of 55. Iwata began his career at HAL Laboratory as a programmer, where he worked on games such as Balloon Fight, and oversaw titles such as Earthbound and Kirby. Nintendo offered him a role in 2000...

Meet your games machine’s new best friend, Prif

Meet your games machine’s new best friend, Prif

Jul 8, 2015

Have you been with Critical Gamer long enough to remember Steven Gurevitz? He gave lots of quality writing in his time with us but, a little over two years ago, he left to join the clan of Gioteck. Even though he moved on from there this year, we’ll happily assert that Gioteck make some great products, and you should totally consider them for your next...

Yoshi’s Wooly World: review

Yoshi’s Wooly World: review

Jul 6, 2015

Format: Wii U Unleashed: Out Now Publisher:┬áNintendo Developer: Good-Feel Players: 1-2 (offline only) Site: https://www.nintendo.co.uk/Games/Wii-U/Yoshi-s-Woolly-World-892537.html Game code provided by the publisher Yoshi’s Wooly World is very Nintendo. It’s a 2D platformer, very bright and colourful, and irrepressibly cute. It’s...