Zelda Wii U delayed to 2016; will not show at E3

Zelda Wii U delayed to 2016; will not show at E3

Mar 27, 2015

Nooooooo!! But also, yeeessss!! In a suspiciously neutral tweet, the official Nintendo account informed the world that Eiji Aonuma “has a message to share”. The link led to the above YouTube video, and the video makes it increasingly obvious that… oh, no… the Wii U Zelda game has been delayed. Very much so. It never had a solid release date, but...

Oddworld: New ‘n’ Tasty : Review

Oddworld: New ‘n’ Tasty : Review

Mar 10, 2015

Format: PC (version reviewed), Xbox One, PS4, PS3, Vita, Wii U Unleashed: Out now on PC and PS4, March 2015 for PS3 and XBox One and TBA for PS Vita and Wii U Publisher: Oddworld Inhabitants, Inc Developer: Just Add Water (Developments), Ltd Players: 1, with hotseat Co-op Site: http://www.oddworld.com/oddworldgames/new-n-tasty/ Game code provided by...

The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask 3D – Review

The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask 3D – Review

Feb 24, 2015

Format: 3DS Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Nintendo Developer: Nintendo EAD, Grezzo Players: 1 Site: http://zelda.com/majoras-mask/ Game purchased by the reviewer After the largely successful release of Ocarina of Time’s 3DS port, the next obvious – and highly requested – step was a similar treatment of Majora’s Mask. It took three years, but...

3D After Burner II: review

3D After Burner II: review

Jan 20, 2015

Format: 3DS Unleashed: Out Now (eShop) Publisher: SEGA Developer: SEGA Players: 1 Site: http://www.sega.co.uk Game code provided by the publisher That title looks a bit odd, doesn’t it? It was written that way (we presume) to avoid naming the game “After Burner II 3D”, which would of course be read by the vast majority of people as “After Burner...

Download Metroid Prime Trilogy for £8.99 (screw you, eBay)

Download Metroid Prime Trilogy for £8.99 (screw you, eBay)

Jan 15, 2015

See that video up there? That’s what all the games sites have split into a dozen or so separate SEOtastic news posts. We’re not doing that at Critical Gamer; partly because we think it’s extremely cynical and disrespectful to our dear readers to needlessly plough the internet for ‘hits’ in such a way, but mostly because it’s...

2014 – gaming year in review

2014 – gaming year in review

Jan 7, 2015

2014 was disappointing for gaming on a number of levels, with several games not living up to early hype, and others getting released in a broken state. Of all the console manufacturers I would say Nintendo had the best year, with the Wii U finally producing some top notch games like Mario Kart 8, Bayonetta 2 and Super Smash Bros. Sony and Microsoft may have...