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...

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...

Yo-Kai Watch: review

Yo-Kai Watch: review

May 9, 2016

Format: 3DS Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Nintendo Developer: Level-5 Players: 1 Site: http://yo-kai.nintendo.com/ Game code provided by the publisher Yo-kai are ordinarily invisible creatures, and the eponymous Yo-kai watch is needed in order to detect and reveal them. The game is often mentioned in the same breath as Pokémon and, while it’s an...

Typically mental Kirby game compatible with all Amiibo

Typically mental Kirby game compatible with all Amiibo

Apr 15, 2016

You might argue (as many people do) that normality is subjective and therefore, according to its own widely accepted definition, does not exist. Even so, we can all surely agree that the concept of Kirby and the world in which he/she/it exists is certainly not normal. A pink… thing that can inhale its predators and either expel them as weapons, or gain a...