Ubisoft is giving away yet more free stuff right NOW

Ubisoft is giving away yet more free stuff right NOW

Nov 24, 2016

Ubisoft are weird. Like, seriously odd. They’re quite possibly the only major third party publisher, for example, to consistently show Nintendo some love. Supporting one of the industry’s longest-standing and most talented developer-publishers? What’s that all about, eh? Another really weird thing they’ve been doing is giving away free...

Grumpy Gurevitz: I’m back, and remastered

Grumpy Gurevitz: I’m back, and remastered

Nov 11, 2016

Editor’s note: After a lengthy hiatus while he concentrated on working for The Other Side, with stints at Gioteck and Prif, this feature herald’s Steven Gurevitz’s triumphant return to Critical Gamer (while also working for Asiiya, the new accessory company that he’s co-founded and where you can find both Steven and I writing reviews). I...

Farming Simulator 17: review

Farming Simulator 17: review

Nov 1, 2016

Format: Xbox One (version reviewed), PS4, PC, PS3, 360, Mac, Vita, 3DS Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Focus Home Interactive Developer: Giants Software Players: 1 (offline), 2 (online) Site: http://www.farming-simulator.com/ Game code provided by the distributor In the words of the legendary Freddie Mercury, “Wheat will, wheat will, rock you!”. Er, that...

Goodbye NX, hello Nintendo Switch

Goodbye NX, hello Nintendo Switch

Oct 20, 2016

Once the home of impenetrable game and hardware development, it seems that Nintendo have finally been cracked. The most popular rumours about the NX – or, rather, Nintendo Switch – have proven to be true. That makes the below trailer no less exciting, though. Nintendo Switch is a console that connects to the TV via a dock, but can also be taken away and...

Chase: Cold Case Investigations ~Distant Memories~: Review

Chase: Cold Case Investigations ~Distant Memories~: Review

Oct 19, 2016

Format: 3DS Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Aksys Games Developer: Arc System Works Players: 1 Site: https://www.nintendo.co.uk/Games/Nintendo-3DS-download-software/Chase-Cold-Case-Investigations-Distant-Memories Game bought by Reviewer Chase: Cold Case Investigations ~Distant Memories~ is a strange game. It’s more of a visual novella than a full blown game...

Armikrog: review

Armikrog: review

Aug 23, 2016

Format: Xbox One (version reviewed), PS4, Wii U, PC, Mac Unleashed: Out Now (PC, Mac), TBC (Xbox One, PS4, Wii U) Publisher: Versus Evil Developer: Pencil Test Studios Players: 1 Site: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/armikrog/armikrog Game code provided by PR A claymation point and click game sounds like an awesome idea, doesn’t it? And it is. In...