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...

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...

Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens – review

Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens – review

Jul 5, 2016

Format: Xbox One (version reviewed), PS4, Wii U, PC, PS3, 360, 3DS, Vita Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Warner Brothers Interactive Developer: TT Games Players: 1-2 (offline only) Site: http://www.lego.com/en-gb/starwars/games/videogame Game code shared from freelance work For most games, bugs and glitches have only a minimal impact on our reviews....

Tetris film adaptation to be a trilogy. Also: EXCLUSIVE (possibly fake) script extract!

Tetris film adaptation to be a trilogy. Also: EXCLUSIVE (possibly fake) script extract!

Jun 28, 2016

The world as we know it is in chaos. The UK has voted to leave the European Union, destroying its economy (and sending an earthquake through its two biggest political parties) as well as having a far-from-positive effect on the global market as a whole. The size of the racism problem in the UK has once again reared its ugly head as a result and, in a not...

Yooka-Layle-E3 Trailer

Yooka-Layle-E3 Trailer

Jun 6, 2016

E3 is a coming and what better way to celebrate the onslaught of news, hands-ons, teasers, announcements, announcements of announcements, faux footage and numerous other half truths, than a dose of the new reality of games; a Kickstarted game on the show floor for a genre that E3 stalwarts would like you to think was dead. E3 seems to be a changing; as its...

Star Fox Guard: review

Star Fox Guard: review

May 2, 2016

Format: Wii U Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Nintendo Developer: Nintendo/Platinum Games Players: 1 Site: http://www.nintendo.co.uk/Games/Wii-U-download-software/Star-Fox-Guard-1091572.html Game code provided by the publisher At 2014’s E3, Nintendo stepped out of character to show off two games which were little more than proof-of-concept demos....