Bamco release trailers & dates for Godzilla, Tales of Zestiria, more

Bamco release trailers & dates for Godzilla, Tales of Zestiria, more

Apr 16, 2015

Remember kids, it’s Bandai Namco now – not Namco Bandai, as the world had gotten used to calling the company. Anyhoo, Bamco have today released a whole bag of trailers and dates for some of its 2015 roster, such as the new Godzilla game: Lookee: Godzilla, Mecha Godzilla, Mothra, the other one… Fan favourites present and correct, with the promise...

Suspension Railroad Simulator: review

Suspension Railroad Simulator: review

Mar 30, 2015

Format: Wii U Unleashed: Out now Publisher: Joindots Developer: Players: 1 Site: https://www.nintendo.co.uk/Games/Wii-U-download-software/Suspension-Railroad-Simulator-977683.html Game code provided by the publisher As much as we love the Wii U, it’s an unfortunate fact that any third party game will struggle to sell well on it by default. Simulators...

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...

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...

Why you should buy an Xbox One. Or a PS4. Or maybe a Wii U.

Why you should buy an Xbox One. Or a PS4. Or maybe a Wii U.

Jan 2, 2015

Like many (most?) people, I was determined to never purchase an Xbox One after its disastrous reveal event. Not much has changed to the machine since then – apart from the removal of the demand for an internet connection, the removal of the demand for Kinect to be plugged in, the removal of Kinect from the box altogether, the removal of the emphasis on “TV...